You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.
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Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
Do what you love and the money will follow
Never say die.
Wealth is the product of man's ability to think.
To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.
There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.
Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.
Learning is finding out what we already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You are all learners, doers, and teachers.
I think therefore I am
The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.
David O. McKay
All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.
We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.
Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !
The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.
Look up and not down, look forward and not back, look out and not in, and lend a hand.
E. E. Hale
Without music, life would be a mistake.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts : what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Our first journey is to find that special place for us.
Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.
There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.
Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)
A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties. No religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.
A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.
An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.
What is essential is invisible to the eyes.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
Love is the history of a woman's life, it is an episode in man's.
Germaine De Stael
I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?
No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
Science may have found a cure for most evils , but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.
Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.
Henry Ward Beecher
The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don't finally meet somewhere, they're in each other all along.
Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
Happy wife, happy life.
Man is a ladder placed on the earth and the top of it touches heaven. And all his movements and doings and words leave traces in the upper world.
Know that although in the eternal scheme of things you are small, you are also unique and irreplaceable, as are all your fellow humans everywhere in the world.
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.
Shri Ramakrishna used to say, "As long as I live, so long do I learn". That man or that society which has nothing to learn is already in the jaws of death. Heart and core of everything here is good, that whatever may be the surface waves, deep down and underlying everything, there is an infinite basis of goodness and love.
If it is to be it is up to me.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
The most important part of being a leader is maintaining the desire to keep on learning. That means learning about yourself, about your peers, and about the people you serve.
Is it just me or is the grim reaper a straight-up hottie ?
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Norman Vincent Peale
In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.
God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Success is predictable.
There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.
I have realized god sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see god in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.
To be in love is merely to be in a state of perpetual anesthesia. To mistake an ordinary young man for a greek god or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.
John F. Kennedy
Make the second effort your second nature.
Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.
The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.
Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.
The Wizard of Oz
Be who you are in every situation.
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.
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.
Wherever there's a fight so hungry people can eat, I'll be there.
Tom Joad, The Grapes Of Wrath (1940)
Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !
Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)
The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.
When you study great teachers... you will learn much more from their caring and hard work than from their style.
It is not enough to have a good mind, the main thing is to use it well.
You can not plough a field by turning it over in your mind.
Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.
Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.
Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
John Quincy Adams
Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.
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
A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.
Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.
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.
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
We're sisters under the same mink.
Debby Marsh, The Big Heat (1953)
Procrastination is the thief of time.
All power is within you. You can do anything and everything. Believe in that. Do not believe that you are weak, do not believe that you are half-crazy lunatics, as most of us do nowadays. Stand up and express the divinity within you. Truth is eternal.
Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.
Mark Victor Hansen
Came but for friendship, and took away love.
Authentic leaders have absorbed the fundamental fact of existence -- that you can't get around life's inherent contradictions. The leadership mind is spacious. It has ample room for the ambiguities of the world, for conflicting feelings, and for contradictory ideas. I believe that the central leadership attribute is the ability to manage polarity.
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
Somebody stop me !
Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)
The most important persuasion tool you have in your entire arsenal is integrity.
The will to prepare is more important than the will to win.
The best way to predict the future is to create it.
Peter F. Drucker
Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be a revelation.