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A leader is a dealer in hope.
Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.
Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.
Why hesitate? Upon the plains of hesitation are the bleached bones of countless millions, who on the threshold of victory sat down to wait, and in waiting they died.
In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.
If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance.
What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.
Knowing means to penetrate through the surface, in order to arrive at the roots, and hence the causes, knowing means to "see" reality in its nakedness. Knowing does not mean to be in the possession of the truth , it means to penetrate the surface and to strive critically and actively in order to approach truth ever more closely.
Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes, and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.
James Anthony Froude
A life lived in fear is a life half lived.
The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.
The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
Life's blows can not break a person whose spirit is warmed at the fire of enthusiasm.
Norman Vincent Peale
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go !
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)
Nothing happens unless first we dream.
Count your blessings.
When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.
Mark Victor Hansen
You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?
P. T. Barnum
The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.
Love is letting go of fear.
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
I never worry about action, but only about inaction.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
William Edward Hickson
We loved with a love that was more than love.
Edgar Allan Poe
Seek first to understand, then be understood
It may be all right to be content with what you have, never with what you are.
You create your reality.
It looks as if there were a single ultimate goal for mankind, a far goal toward which all persons strive. This is called variously by different authors self-actualization, self- realization, integration, psychological health, individuation, autonomy, creativity, productivity, but they all agree that this amounts to realizing the potentialities of the person, that is to say, becoming fully human, everything that person can be.
He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.
Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.
The only abnormality is the incapacity to love.
Positive anything is better than negative thinking.
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Winners lose much more often than losers. So if you keep losing but you're still trying, keep it up ! You're right on track.
Matthew Keith Groves
Always do right, this will gratify some and astonish the rest.
I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.
Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.
William Lowe Bryan
The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
George S. Patton
Anyone who thinks the sky is the limit, has limited imagination.
Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
Joy can be real only if people look on their life as a service, and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.
Richard M. Devos
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.
Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
The life which is unexamined is not worth living
To be able to say how much love, is love but little.
Chance is the fool's name for fate.
Guy Holden, The Gay Divorcee (1934)
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Norman Vincent Peale
Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.
Love is perfect kindness
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.
Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.
Robert H. Schuller
The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.
My experience will help, but I insist and maintain that art - true art that is - cannot be handed out. Furthermore, art is never decoration or embellishment. Instead it is a constant process of maturing.
While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.
John Stuart Mill
The dedicated life is the life worth living. You must give with your whole heart.
Funny like I'm a clown ? I amuse you ?
Tommy De Vito, Goodfellas (1990)
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Challenges are what make life interesting , overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.
Joshua J. Marine
The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.
Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement
W. Clement Stone
Happy wife, happy life.
I've looked around enough to know that you're the one I want to go through time with.
The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.
Honesty is the best image.
For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been' .
John Greenleaf Whittier
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you're generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.
P. T. Barnum
What can be said but not practiced is better not said. What can be practiced but not spoken of is better not done.
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
Stephen A. Brennan
Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.
Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.
What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.
Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.
Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)
The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results.
Love is a verb.
Martin Luther King Jr.
For Love is Immortality.
If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future.
If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask.
W. Clement Stone
If you know peace, then you thrive , if you know contentment, then you are rich.
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.