Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
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Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
Among the things you can give and still keep are your word, a smile, and a grateful heart.
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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 ?
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.
That love is all there is is all we know of love.
Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.
You see, in life, lots of people know what to do, but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough ! You must take action.
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.
I want everyone to be the way I strive to become -- to be himself in his truth. Do not follow me, follow yourself ! is the existential challenge. Self-being awakens self-being but does not force itself on it.
There is always room for those who can be relied upon to delivery the goods when they say they will.
How far you go in life depends on you being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carver
No one is so poor as an ignorant person.
A goal properly set is halfway reached.
The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.
All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.
Some say you have to use your five best players, but I found out you win with the five that fit together best as a team
If you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.
Mohandas Gandhi, Gandhi (1982)
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream.
What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?
The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.
We loved with a love that was more than love.
Edgar Allan Poe
If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought
Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.
George S. Patton
The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.
Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.
I want to be alone.
Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
I'm going to take a bath.
Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)
If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.
You do not pay the price of success, you enjoy the price of success.
Living a life of integrity is one of the greatest missions we can undertake.
Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.
L-I-V-E ! Live ! Otherwise, you got nothing to talk about in the locker room.
Maude, Harold And Maude (1971)
The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you'll make one.
These go to eleven.
Nigel Tufnel, This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Don't hide your light under a bushel.
You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.
Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)
The best leader brings out the best in those he has stewardship over.
J. Richard Clarke
The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
Where there is no vision, the people perish.
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take
John Davidson Rockefeller
There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.
In the space age the most important space is between the ears.
You know, maybe I was wrong and luck is like love. You have to go all the way to find it.
Jeff Bailey, Out Of The Past (1947)
Don't ask for a light load, but rather ask for a strong back.
Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.
Robert A. Heinlein
And that's how you play "Get the Guests".
George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)
If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.
W. Clement Stone
We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.
In order to succeed you must fail so that you know what not to do the next time.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.
Every shot you don't take is a guaranteed miss.
It means a great deal to those who are oppressed to know that they are not alone. And never let anyone tell you that what you are doing is insignificant. Bishop
I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference
Mark Victor Hansen
If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak.
I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)
I won't be ignored, Dan !
Alex Forrest, Fatal Attraction (1987)
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.
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.
When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.
When were the good and the brave ever in a majority ?
Henry David Thoreau
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.
My life is my message.
To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
The beginning is the half of every action.
It is love that makes the impossible possible.
The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!
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)
If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.
If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.
God doesn't make junk.
Never seek to tell thy love. Love that never told can be, for the gentle wind does move silently, invisibly.
A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.
Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?
In order to grasp the reality, we must see the possibilities. In the present, a formulation of the possibilities is the area in which I gain uncertainty concerning what I decide, without a vision of the possibilities, I act blindly, only a knowledge of the possibilities enables me to know what I am actually doing.
Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.
Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.
Friendship often ends in love, but love in friendship - never.
Charles Caleb Colton
Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.
Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
Things do not change we change.
Henry David Thoreau
Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.
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
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Motivation is like food for the brain. You can not get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular refills.
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.
Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.