Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.
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Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.
You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes
He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall , but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
Come out, come out, wherever you are !
Max Cady, Cape Fear (1991)
Anonymity is your friend. Hmmm.. If someone adds an item to this list without knowing who "Larry" is... Is this still a list of Larryisms?
Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.
Mark Victor Hansen
"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
What the heart gives away is never gone. It is kept in the hearts of others.
Robin St. John
Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.
All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination
I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
As a mother of teenagers, do you know how many times I picked up the phone to apologize to my own mother ?
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Motherhood qualified me to let the child within come out and play.
You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.
The most important part of being a leader is maintaining the desire to keep on learning. That means learning about yourself, about your peers, and about the people you serve.
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.
Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.
Freedom requires the capacity to accept, bear and live constructively with anxiety. I refer of course to the normal anxiety all of us experience at every step in our psychological growth as well as in this upset contemporary world. To be free means to face and bear anxiety, to run away from anxiety means automatically to surrender one's freedom.
Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
If a man does only what is required of him, he is a slave. If a man does more than is required of him, he is a free man.
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.
The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.
God, Oh God (1977)
Encouragement is oxygen to the soul.
Even when change is elective, it will disorient you. You may go through anxiety. You will miss aspects of your former life. It doesn't matter. The trick is to know in advance of making any big change that you're going to be thrown off your feet by it. So you prepare for this inevitable disorientation and steady yourself to get through it. Then you take the challenge, make the change, and achieve your dream.
Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Every day in every way I am getting better and better.
If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.
The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)
Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.
Every dog has his day.
Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.
Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.
Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.
Henry Ward Beecher
Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.
Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.
Love is a great beautifier.
Louisa May Alcott
It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.
Mark Victor Hansen
The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.
The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.
Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.
Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.
Bernice Johnson Reagon
You can not do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.
Ideas attract money, time, talents, skills, energy and other complementary ideas that will bring them into reality.
Mark Victor Hansen
When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.
The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.
Henry David Thoreau
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.
They call me Mister Tibbs !
Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !
Howard Beale, Network (1976)
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.
My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.
In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.
Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.
Some people enter our lives and leave almost instantly. Others stay, and forge such an impression on our heart and soul, we are changed forever.
Say not, "I have found the truth" but rather, "I have found a truth".
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this ? And radio operates exactly the same way : you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.
Seek first to understand and then to be understood.
Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded or how much you have.
The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.
No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.
Where there's life, there's hope.
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.
When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.
Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.
Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.
I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.
You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.
Gorden B. Hinkley
In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action
We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
William Edward Hickson
Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.
Matthew 6: 34
I need him like the axe needs the turkey.
Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)
If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse
You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.
He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.
Greg Henry Quinn
Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.
When love and skill work together expect a masterpiece.