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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What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.
If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.
Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.
I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference
Mark Victor Hansen
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work
It's nice to be the best, but not when being the best brings out the worst in you.
For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice. No paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.
Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.
You think of yourself as a colored man. I think of myself as a man.
John Wade Prentice, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner (1967)
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
All of the most successful human beings I've know were inwardly at war with themselves. Their turmoil was at least as great as our own, and sometimes greater. What distinguished these leaders was not some inner peace but rather how they had learned to organize their lives around a noble ambition and to focus on it.
Leadership is much more an art, a belief, a condition of the heart, than a set of things to do. The visible signs of artful leadership are expressed, ultimately, in its practice.
My definition of success is to live your life in a way that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain - and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel a lot more pleasure than they do pain.
Leadership - The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance, and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.
Go ahead, make my day.
Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)
Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.
No pain, No gain.
When were the good and the brave ever in a majority ?
Henry David Thoreau
Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.
Robert H. Schuller
Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.
Thich Nhat Hanh
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.
The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
Change yourself, change your fortunes.
Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it.
He didn't get all of those injuries from a fall.
Never react emotionally to criticism. Analyze yourself to determine whether it is justified. If it is, correct yourself. Otherwise, go on about your business.
Norman Vincent Peale
You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
To succeed, you need to take that gut feeling in what you believe and act on it with all of your heart.
Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.
One of the strongest motives that lead men to art and science is escape from everyday life with its painful crudity and hopeless dreariness, from the fetters of one's own ever-shifting desires. A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought.
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.
Pay no attention to what the critics say , no statue has ever been erected to a critic.
I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.
We are like tea bags - we don't know our own strength until we're in hot water.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.
Get busy living or get busy dying.
Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow ? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do ?
Love, two minds without a single thought.
Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.
A dream unrealized is a dream imprisoned by that enemy of all enemies - the fear of failure. Set that you will make it happen ! -
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.
Life is change ; growth is optional. Choose wisely.
Karen Kaiser Clark
Some of us have great runways already built for us. If you have one, take off. But if you don't have one, realize it is your responsibility to grab a shovel and build one for yourself and for those who will follow after you.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
There is a great man who makes every man feels small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.
G. K. Chesterton
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but don't quit.
Procrastination is the thief of time.
The reason most people never reach their goals is that they don't define them, learn about them, or even seriously consider them as believable or achievable. Winners can tell you where they are going, what they plan to do along the way, and who will be sharing the adventure with them.
The rare individual who honestly satisfies this heart-hunger ( praise ) will hold people in the palm of his hand, and even the undertaker will be sorry when he dies.
The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.
Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.
I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.
Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.
Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.
Maximus, Gladiator (2000)
Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.
Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)
Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose -- a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.
Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)
The worst part of life is waiting. The best part of life is having someone worth waiting for.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
Challenges are what make life interesting , overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.
Joshua J. Marine
Action is the antidote to despair.
Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.
The broadest, and maybe the most meaningful definition of volunteering - Doing more than you have to because you want to, in a cause you consider good.
To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.
He who has hope has everything.
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal.
You have the power to think what you want. No matter what the circumstance.
Hi-Yo, Silver !
The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)
You know, Billy. We blew it.
Wyatt, Easy Rider (1969)
Now is the time. Needs are great, but your possibilities are greater.
An Arabian proverb says there are four sorts of men: He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool, shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple, teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep--wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise, follow him.
Respect the past in the full measure of its desserts, but do not make the mistake of confusing it with the present nor seek in it the ideals of the future.
Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.
To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.
When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.