The doctor should be opaque to his patients, and like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.
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The memory of my mother will always be a blessing to me.
Leadership - The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.
We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
A gentleman can withstand hardships , it is only the small man who, when submitted to them, is swept off his feet.
When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.
Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
All you need is love.
The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.
I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.
If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.
All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood ; if they are not, they are not great truths.
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast, a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.
Gerald J. Simmons
Your current safe boundaries were once unknown frontiers.
Don't dream it be it.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1973)
I bet you can squeal like a pig.
Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)
Love is a ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.
It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.
Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)
Be who you are in every situation.
Many have encountered and overcome the challenge of homelessness Many men go fishing all their lives not knowing it is not fish they are after.
Henry David Thoreau
Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
G. M. Trevelyan
Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die !
Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride (1987)
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
No involvement, no commitment.
Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
There is no limit to the power of the human mind. The more concentrated it is, the more power is brought to bear on one point.
Let he him who would be moved to convince others, be first moved to convince himself.
Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.
Robert A. Heinlein
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.
Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul
The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
Science may have found a cure for most evils , but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.
A lawyer dies and goes to hell. The devil says he'll make a deal with him. He can go to heaven if he gives up the souls of his wife and two kids. 'Sure' says the lawyer, 'but what's the catch ? '
Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.
W. Clement Stone
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
Action without study is fatal. Study without action is fatal. Mary Beard Actions speak louder than words.
A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.
What concerns me is not the way things are, but rather the way people think things are.
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
Without a general an army is lost.
So whether or not we can get together, remember well that art lives where absolute freedom is. With all the training thrown to nowhere, with a mind perfectly unaware of its own working, with the self vanishing nowhere the art of JKD attains its perfection.
When I asked god for strength
He gave me difficult situations to face
When I asked god for brain & brawn
He gave me puzzles in life to solve
When I asked god for happiness
He showed me some unhappy people
When I asked god for wealth
He showed me how to work hard
When I asked god for favors
He showed me opportunities to work hard
When I asked god for peace
He showed me how to help others
God gave me nothing I wanted
He gave me everything I needed
To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
I'm Multi-Dimensional !
Seize the day.
This world will always continue to be a mixture of good and evil. Our duty is to sympathize with the weak and to love even the wrongdoer.
He who hesitates is lost.
Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.
Well, it's not the men in your life that counts, it's the life in your men.
Tira, I'm No Angel (1933)
Why should a man be moral ? Because this strengthens his will.
Honesty is the best image.
When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.
Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move on to something that's more productive.
Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
When god closes a door, he opens a window.
A life lived in fear is half lived.
Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude
My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.
Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.
Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.
Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams !
Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.
Love in its essence is spiritual fire.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.
This is a great fact : strength is life, weakness is death. Strength is felicity, life eternal, immortal , weakness is constant strain and misery, weakness is death.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.
Cushion the painful effects of hard blows by keeping the enthusiasm going strong, even if doing so requires struggle.
Norman Vincent Peale
There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
John Quincy Adams
Make the second effort your second nature.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
The best way to predict the future is to create it.
My life is my message.
Say hello to my little friend !
Tony Montana, Scarface (1983)
Some things have to be believed to be seen.
If we are going to teach 'creation science' as an alternative to evolution, then we should also teach the stork theory as an alternative to biological reproduction.
You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.
Obstacles are what appear when you take your eyes off your dreams.
Hasta la vista, baby. :
The Terminator, Terminator Judgment Day (1991)
Happiness is not a matter of events, it depends upon the tides of the mind.
It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, a day to love them and a lifetime to forget them.
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
William Makepeace Thackeray
There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps.
Peter A. Cohen
Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.
You had me at hello.
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.