The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.
Tim Blixseth Bono
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Failure doesn't mean you are a failure, it just means you haven't succeeded yet.
Robert H. Schuller
Let's go home, Debbie.
Ethan Edwards, The Searchers (1956)
It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear, about two nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.
Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.
What is a friend ? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.
Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit, you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.
Norman Vincent Peale
Find and use your passion, and you'll have a great career. Don't do it, you won't. It's as simple as that.
Attitude is everything.
Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.
What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
I never perfected an invention that I did not think about in terms of the service it might give others. I find out what the world needs, then I proceed to invent.
I always try to turn my personal struggles into something helpful for others.
To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.
Boldness, more boldness, and always boldness !
George Jacques Danton
If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.
Abigail Van Buren
Some things have to be believed to be seen.
The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs" but goes right to work on the creative "how''.
Norman Vincent Peale
Remember, there is no situation so completely hopeless that something constructive can not be done about it. When faced with a minus, ask yourself what you can do to make it a plus. A person practicing this attitude will extract undreamed-of outcomes from the most unpromising situations. Realize that there are no hopeless situations, there are only people who take hopeless attitudes.
Norman Vincent Peale
Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.
Freaks, Freaks (1932)
It takes a great deal of character strength to apologize quickly out of one's heart rather than out of pity. A person must possess himself and have a deep sense of security in fundamental principles and values in order to genuinely apologize.
is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
You know when you've read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend.
This is the people's war ! It is our war ! We are the fighters ! Fight it, then ! Fight it with all that is in us, and may god defend the right.
Vicar, Mrs Miniver (1942)
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.
Let thy words be few.
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractionsthe little soon-forgotten charities of a kiss, a smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment in the disguise of a playful raillery, and the countless other infinitesimals of pleasurable thought and genial feeling.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Don't hide your light under a bushel.
Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.
Mary Baker Eddy
The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
When we won't consider suggestions, we reject our own potential - but we have a right to expect people to be tactful.
To catch lots of fish, you must first go to the water. To dare is to lose one's footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose oneself.
We come to beginnings only at the end.
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.
Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.
It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.
I wish you enough rain to appreciate the sun more.
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.
For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change
He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.
Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.
No involvement, no commitment.
Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.
Life must be lived on a higher plane. We must go up to a higher platform, to which we are always invited to ascend, there, the whole aspect of things changes.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
How you react when the joke's on you can reveal your character.
Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.
Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you ; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.
W. Clement Stone
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.
Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.
Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?
Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)
The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.
If you feel you have no faults there's another one.
Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.
Robert H. Schuller
Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Excuse me while I whip this out.
Bart, Blazing Saddles (1974)
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Who so loves believes the impossible.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.
If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.
It's like, I became such a good person, I almost forgot... I'm a world class liar, baby !
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Live with passion !
Love can be understood only from the inside, as a language can be understood only by someone who speaks it, as a world can be understood only by someone who lives in it.
Robert C. Solomon
You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success -- or are they holding you back ?
W. Clement Stone
Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.
Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.
My heart shall be thy garden.
, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
I'll meet you at the place near the thing where we went that time.
Aaron Altman, Broadcast News (1987)
You see, when we have the opportunity of working out, you'll see that your way of thinking is definitely not the same as mine. Art, after all, is a means of acquiring personal liberty. Your way is not my way nor mine yours.
Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.
To know me is to love me.
The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.
Never stop learning. If you learn one new thing everyday, you will overcome 99% of your competition
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
Changes in life are not only possible and predictable, but to deny them is to be an accomplice to one's own unnecessary vegetation.
First rule of fight club is, you do not talk about fight Club.
Tyler Durden, Fight Club (1999)
The great end of life is not knowledge but action.
Thomas Henry Huxley
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
Elementary, my dear Watson.
Sherlock Holmes, The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes (1939)
To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
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.
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There are many who's tongues might govern multitudes, if they could govern their tongues.
This one step, choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.
You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.
Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)
Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.
Power is not really good or bad , it is neutral. Power itself is not negative or positive, although our feelings about it may be. Power is the potential to influence others for good or evil, to be a blessing or a scourge. Like nuclear energy, it can provide the electricity to light a city, or it can fuel the bomb that destroys it.
If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.