Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.
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Whoever is open, loyal, true ; of humane and affable demeanour, honourable himself, and in his judgement of others, faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man... .such a man is a true gentleman.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I didn't have time to hire half my coaching staff. I didn't know any of the players by sight, but somehow we got through spring ball with the help of a couple of graduate assistants.
Many hands make light work.
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Love like you'll never be hurt.
Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement.
Well done is better than well said.
Constant dripping hollows out a stone.
Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.
The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.
I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.
Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior.
John Churton Collins
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
William Edward Hickson
For with god all things are possible.
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.
As if !
Cher Horwitz, Clueless (1995)
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Experience is the best teacher.
If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Men like my father cannot die. They are with me still - - real in memory as they were in flesh, loving and beloved forever. How green was my valley then.
Huw Morgan, How Green Was My Valley (1941)
Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.
Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?
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.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word freedom , justice , honor , duty , mercy , hope.
Happiness is a butterfly, which, when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
I was never tired of listening to his wisdom or imparting my own.
Action is the antidote to despair.
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.
If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x ; y is play ; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.
Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)
Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement
W. Clement Stone
One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes
Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.
Robert H. Schuller
If you didn't know me, would you think I was a stranger ?
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
He that has done nothing has known nothing.
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them, a desire, a dream, a vision.
It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.
We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.
Gerald J. Simmons
Success is a journey not a destination.
Would you like to play a game ?
Joshua The Computer, Wargames (1983)
Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.
The Wizard of Oz
Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.
Julia H. Gulliver
You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.
It's not enough that we do our best, sometimes we have to do what's required.
When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.
If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
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 ? '
The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!
In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.
Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.
W. Clement Stone
Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.
Love is the universal thirst for a communion not merely of the senses, but of our whole nature.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we can not practice any other virtue with consistency. We can't be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.
First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe'' three times.
Norman Vincent Peale
Happiness is a choice.
Barry Neil Kaufman
He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The old religions said that he was an atheist who did not believe in god. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.
Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.
It is only when we die each day to all that is old that there can be the new.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
The best way out is always through.
Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.
There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.
Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)
Love is a bird, she needs to fly.
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.
Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success.
Henry Ward Beecher
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.
Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul
Ideals serve well as our guides. They are like beacons on a journey , they do not permit us to tarry, as though our goal and rest were already contained in them.
Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.
Robert H. Schuller
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.
Your voice makes me tremble inside and your smile is an invitation for my imagination to go wild.
Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.
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.
He who praises another enriches himself far more than he does the one praised. To praise is an investment in happiness. The poorest human being has something to give that the richest could not buy.
George Matthew Adams
Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Coming together is a beginning keeping together is progress working together is success.
Indecision is the seedling of fear.
Pay no attention to what the critics say , no statue has ever been erected to a critic.
A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
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.
Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.
Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.
The buck stops here.
The search for someone to blame is always successful.