Work and lovethese are the basics. Without them there is neurosis.
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.
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Honor the ocean of love.
George de Benneville
Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?
It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.
If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.
Let not him who is houseless pull down the house of another, but let him work diligently and build one for himself, thus by example assuring that his own shall be safe from violence when built.
The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.
Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.
Great men are not always wise.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the children of God.
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.
Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.
When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.
I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.
Impossible situations can become possible miracles.
Robert H. Schuller
But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
One man with courage is a majority.
Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
Honesty characterizes the person and enables him to create an identity, to communicate a real presence, and to establish authentic bonds with others. The individual increasingly comes to know who he is through the stand he takes when he expresses his ideas, values, beliefs, and convictions, and through the declaration and ownership of his feelings.
Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.
Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)
If not us, who, if not now, when ?
The course of true love never did run smooth.
High expectations are the key to everything.
Yesterday ended last night. Every day is a new beginning. Learn the skill of forgetting. And move on.
Norman Vincent Peale
You are never a loser until you quit trying.
Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement.
Donald A. Laird
Our schools and are not teaching students to think. It is astonishing how many young people have difficulty in putting their brains definitely and systematically to work.
Love is strong yet delicate. It can be broken. To truly love is to understand this. To be in love is to respect this.
You have within you right now, everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you.
There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.
Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)
Never give an order that can't be obeyed.
General Douglas MacArthur
The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.
I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.
Success consists of doing the common things of life uncommonly well.
Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.
Think about it, there must be higher love. Down in the heart or hidden in the stars above, without it, life is a wasted time. Look inside your heart, I'll look inside mine.
I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?
Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.
To me, the idea and expectation that the day is slowly and surely coming when we will be able to honestly say we are our brother's keeper and not his oppressor is very beautiful.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.
Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.
Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)
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.
We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.
Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.
Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.
If you build it, he will come.
Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.
It is best to love wisely, no doubt, but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.
William Makepeace Thackeray
Only in relationship can you know yourself, not in abstraction and certainly not in isolation. The movement of behavior is the sure guide to yourself. It's the mirror of your consciousness, this mirror will reveal its content, the images, the attachments, the fears, the loneliness, the joy and sorrow. Poverty lies in running away from this, either in its sublimations or its identities.
The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.
Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Nurses dispense comfort, compassion, and caring without even a prescription.
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.
Love is the flower you've got to let grow.
It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.
You have the power to think what you want. No matter what the circumstance.
We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.
If you mean to profit, learn to please.
End your day by privately looking directly into your eyes in the mirror and saying, 'I love you ! ' Do this for thirty days and watch how you transform.
Mark Victor Hansen
When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.
W. Clement Stone
Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !
I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.
Martin Luther King Jr.
There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.
All things come to those who wait, but when they come they're out of date.
The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.
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.
Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
There's no abiding success without commitment.
They're called boobs, Ed.
Erin Brockovich, Erin Brockovich (2000)
Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.
You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.
A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.
Ideas attract money, time, talents, skills, energy and other complementary ideas that will bring them into reality.
Mark Victor Hansen
The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.
There is no security on this earth ; there is only opportunity.
Anything is possible.
Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.
Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.
There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.
People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in the world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can't find them, make them.
George Bernard Shaw
I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.
Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)
The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.
Intelligence without ambition is like a bird without wings.
C. Archie Danielson
Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.
Duffy, Chinatown (1974)
Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.
Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.