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Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
This is the true joy the being used for a purpose recognized as a might one.
George Bernard Shaw
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.
Charles A. Lindbergh
For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.
The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.
Cecil B. DeMille
Change comes from within.
Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded or how much you have.
One does evil enough when one does nothing good.
All work is empty save when there is love.
Love is a game that two can play and both win.
Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.
There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.
If a man does his best, what else is there ?
General George S. Patton
Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.
If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Norman Vincent Peale
We shall neither fail nor falter, we shall not weaken or tire. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.
Love is like war, easy to begin but hard to end.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
God is subtle but he is not malicious.
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Robert H. Schuller
What do they think I am, dumb or something ? Why, I make more money than Calvin Coolidge ! Put together !
Lina Lamont, Singin (1952)
Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die !
Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride (1987)
When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.
Norman Vincent Peale
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.
Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.
I am not sure I should have dared to start , but I am sure that I should not have dared to stop.
The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.
A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.
Charles M. Schwab
Mightier far than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway of magic potent over sun and star, is love.
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 ?
I ain't so tough.
Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)
Our only security is in our ability to change.
Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.
If you think you can, or you think you can't, you're probably right.
My heart is ever at your service.
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.
Nurses dispense comfort, compassion, and caring without even a prescription.
You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.
We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
All that is real in me is god. All that is real in god is I. The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.
An Indian's dress of deer skins, which is wet a hundred times upon his back, dries soft; and his lodge also, which stands in the rains, and even through the severity of winter, is taken down as soft and as clean as when it was first put up.
It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.
Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.
Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Love conquers all.
All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.
Nothing succeeds like success.
Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.
Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.
Mark Victor Hansen
Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.
Don't mess with the bull, young man. You'll get the horns !
Principal Richard Vernon, The Breakfast Club (1985)
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.
Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.
Not many people know it, but the Fuhrer was a terrific dancer.
Franz Liebkind, The Producers Avco (1968)
Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it.
Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.
Who indeed can harm you if you are committed deeply to doing what is right ?
Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.
We're sisters under the same mink.
Debby Marsh, The Big Heat (1953)
We are born in relationship, we are wounded in relationship, and we can be healed in relationship.
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 world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.
Tim Blixseth Bono
We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
Where there's life, there's hope.
Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.
When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.
W. Clement Stone
The handgun would not be my choice of weapon if I knew I was going to a fight. ...I'd choose a rifle, a shotgun, an RPG or an atomic bomb instead.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.
It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
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
My friends are my estate.
Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
Ideas attract money, time, talents, skills, energy and other complementary ideas that will bring them into reality.
Mark Victor Hansen
A leader is a dealer in hope.
God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?
Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)
Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
Vincent Van Gogh
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
William Edward Hickson
I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.
City of Angels
What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.
Alexander Graham Bell
Almost any idea is good if a man has ability and is willing to work hard. The best idea is worthless if the creator is a loafer and ineffective.
Every ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right.
Never give an order that can't be obeyed.
General Douglas MacArthur
Someday when I grow up, finish school and get a job, I'll start living my life the way I want someday after the mortgage is paid off, the finances are on track and the kids are grown up, I'll drive that new car and take exciting trips abroad someday, now that I'm 9 about to retire, I'll buy that beautiful motor home and travel across this great country, and see all there is to see someday.
Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.
By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Say hello to my little friend !
Tony Montana, Scarface (1983)
Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
No involvement, no commitment.
I've looked around enough to know that you're the one I want to go through time with.
Live with passion !
Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.
Seduce my mind and you can have my body, find my soul and I'm yours forever.
Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.