Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.
Robert M. Pirsig
The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you'll make one.
Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.
If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.
A gentleman can withstand hardships , it is only the small man who, when submitted to them, is swept off his feet.
Love is the only rational act.
The foundation my parents laid down with our faith continues to be my core.
To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.
Peter De Vries
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
Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.
The Wizard of Oz
He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
I maintained my edge by always being a student, you will always have something new to learn.
Jackie Joyner Kersee
The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.
Live Simply, Laugh Often, Love Deeply.
What's another word for thesaurus ?
People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest.
George Matthew Allen
We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.
God is subtle but he is not malicious.
Love is not love until love's vulnerable.
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities, they will never come.
Janet Erskine Stuart
Roll with the punches.
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
I love you - those three words have my life in them.
An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.
Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.
Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.
If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
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.
You complete me.
Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it , if you can dream it, you can become it.
William Arthur Ward
Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind
The price of greatness is responsibility.
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened by old ones.
Don't water your weeds.
Never complain about what you permit.
One can spend a lifetime assigning blame, find the cause 'out there' for all the troubles that exist. Contrast this with the 'responsible attitude' of confronting the situation, bad or good, and instead of asking, 'What caused the trouble ? Who was to blame ?' asking 'How can I handle this present situation to make the most of it ? What can I salvage here ?'
A man builds a fine house ; and now he has a master, and a task for life ; he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What ever you are be a good one.
A ruler should be slow to punish and swift to reward.
Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.
Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.
For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.
The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.
A good general not only sees the way to victory , he also knows when victory is impossible.
Your children will become what you are, so be what you want them to be.
Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.
If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.
The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.
Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.
H. Jackson Brown
Fortune and love favor the brave.
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking.
William B. Sprague
Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.
Our attitude toward life determines life's attitude towards us.
If you didn't know me, would you think I was a stranger ?
Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.
Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.
If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.
God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.