The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.
Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.
If you can't accept losing, you can't win.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.
Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.
The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.
It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.
Winners never quit and quitters never win !
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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.
Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
A bold onset is half the battle.
Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.
I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?
Rita, Cameraman (1982)
Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.
I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
Only the educated are free.
Nurses dispense comfort, compassion, and caring without even a prescription.
An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!
Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.
And now here is my secret, a very simple secret. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.
Thomas J. Watson
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
Henry David Thoreau
There's always a way - if you're committed.
Your decision to be, have and do something out of ordinary entails facing difficulties that are out of the ordinary as well. Sometimes your greatest asset is simply your ability to stay with it longer than anyone else.
One cannot think crooked and walk straight.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.
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.
E. Joseph Cossman
Every hero becomes a bore at last.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Virtuous and wise he was, but not severe , He still remember'd that he once was young.
Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.
William George Jordan
Laughter is the best medicine.
It takes a whole village to raise a child.
To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
An army of lions commanded by a deer will never be an army of lions.
Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)
Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.
I always try to turn my personal struggles into something helpful for others.
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This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.
I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.
Robert G. Ingersoll
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.
Success often comes to those who dare to act. It seldom goes to the timid who are ever afraid of the consequences.
We have merely scratched the surface of the store of knowledge which will come to us. I believe that we are now, a-tremble on the verge of vast discoveries - discoveries so wondrously important they will upset the present trend of human thought and start it along completely new lines.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Obstacles are what appear when you take your eyes off your dreams.
Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?
Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)
You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.
You always succeed in producing a result.
He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.
Was there ever a more horrible blasphemy than the statement that all the knowledge of god is confined to this or that book ? How dare men call god infinite, and yet try to compress him within the covers of a little book !
Our minds are as different as our faces we are all traveling to one destination, happiness, but few are going by the same road.
Charles Caleb Colton
But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.
We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.
Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?
Stella ! Hey, Stella !
Stanley Kowalski, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
The best things in life are not things.
In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.
They call it a "Royale with Cheese".
Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)
As physicians, we are invited into the most intimate chambers of our patients’ lives. We
should acknowledge that unfettered trust with dignity, deference, and respect. For a physician,
caring for patients is not only a duty; it is a privilege. Alleviating pain and restoring
health for another human being can induce an exhilaration few others experience in their
Michael E. DeBakey
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
What's another word for thesaurus ?
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
Be afraid. Be very afraid.
Veronica Quaife, The Fly (1986)
Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes-- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds'--can you help others do the same.
Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.
The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take
John Davidson Rockefeller
You don't understand ! I could've had class. I could've been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am.
Terry Malloy, On The Waterfront (1954)
When we won't consider suggestions, we reject our own potential - but we have a right to expect people to be tactful.
They're called boobs, Ed.
Erin Brockovich, Erin Brockovich (2000)
Pay no attention to what the critics say , no statue has ever been erected to a critic.
Let those love now who never loved before. Let those who always loved, now love the more.
Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.
Change comes from within.
After all, tomorrow is another day !
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Live Simply, Laugh Often, Love Deeply.
Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.
All love is sweet, given or returned.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
The greatest thing you'll ever learn is to love and be loved in return.
We must be the change we wish to see.
It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.
Robert H. Schuller
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.
Robert H. Schuller
We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.
John W. Turk
A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you have n't truly decided.
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.
You can do anything you put your mind to.
You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.
Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
Hi-Yo, Silver !
The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)
In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.
I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.