All paths lead nowhere, so it is important to choose a path that has heart.
We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.
Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.
Every leader needs to have experienced and grown through following -- learning to be dedicated, observant, capable of working with and learning from others, never servile, always truthful. Having located these qualities in himself, he can encourage them in others.
Warren G. Bennis
Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own mind.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
We all go a little mad sometimes.
Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)
But I would be proud.
Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)
In order to succeed you must fail so that you know what not to do the next time.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?
Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
We didn't land on plymouth rock. Plymouth rock landed on us !
Malcolm X, Malcolm X (1992)
God is subtle but he is not malicious.
You are what you think you are.
I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.
Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.
Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.
If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.
Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.
Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.
Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
A life lived with integrity -- even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.
Love is like a mustard seed, planted by god and watered by men.
Muda Saint Michael
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.
The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.
The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity, an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.
The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what we want most for what we want at the moment.
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.
William A. Ward
To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.
Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.
Robert H. Schuller
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.
To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
We are stripped of every attribute of freedom and eligibility for legal self defence. Our property may be plundered before our eyes, violence may be committed on our persons, even our lives may be taken away, and there is none to regard our complaints. We are denationalized; we are disfranchised.
Chief John Ross
Nothing succeeds like success.
To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.
The person we believe ourselves to be will always act in a manner consistent with our self-image.
The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.
How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?
Henry David Thoreau
Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.
Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.
Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)
Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it. I can take it in small doses, but as a lifestyle I find it too confining.
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.
Love is not blind. It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.
Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to ; all they need is one reason why they can.
We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life , that word is love.
If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.
A human being is a part of a whole, called by us _universe_ , a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings as something separated from the rest... a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.
Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
The world belongs to the energetic.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
One million dollars !
Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)
When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word 'succeed', you find it simply means to follow through.
You're as old as you behave.
Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.
The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.
Familiar acts are beautiful through love.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
You think I'm licked. You all think I'm licked. Well, I'm not licked. And I'm going to stay right here and fight for this lost cause. Even if this room gets filled with lies like these, and the taylors and all their armies come marching into this place.
Jefferson Smith, Mr Smith Goes To Washington (1939)
Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.
If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.
John Davidson Rockefeller
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.
With vision, every person, organization and country can flourish. The Bible says, 'Without vision we perish.
Mark Victor Hansen
True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.
Life is a do-it yourself project.
Men who have attained things worth having in this world have worked while others idled, have persevered while others gave up in despair, have practiced early in life the valuable habits of self-denial, industry, and singleness of purpose. As a result, they enjoy in later life the success so often erroneously attributed to good luck.
Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.
I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.
Henry David Thoreau
At every moment during our existence we are all called to be leaders, if for no other purpose than to lead ourselves.
John P. Strelecky
If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.
W. Clement Stone
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.
No general can fight his battles alone. He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.
Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.