All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -
If you can dream it, you can do it.
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
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Seek first to understand and then to be understood.
Feel nothing, know nothing, do nothing, have nothing, give up all to god, and say utterly, 'Thy will be done'. We only dream this bondage. Wake up and let it go.
Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.
Norman Vincent Peale
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded or how much you have.
Our first journey is to find that special place for us.
You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell'em, Certainly I can ! - and get busy and find out how to do it
Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !
President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)
I need him like the axe needs the turkey.
Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)
If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.
The heart that loves is always young.
For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.
Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
James F. Bymes
We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.
Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
W. Clement Stone
The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it
Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.
It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.
You must motivate yourself every day.
No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.
Hardening of the heart ages people faster than hardening of the arteries.
Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.
Margo Channing, All About Eve (1950)
I ain't so tough.
Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)
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
I am both pleased but astonished by the fact that mankind has not yet begun to use all the means and devices that are available for destruction. I hope that such weapons are never manufactured in quantity.
I have noticed that folks are generally about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.
Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.
When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.
The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.
The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.
He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.
The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.
Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.
Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)
Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.
Norman Vincent Peale
You can't expect people to look eye to eye with you if you are looking down on them.
Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.
Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.
For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.
Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.
Otomo No Yakamochi
The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.
Dale E. Turner
The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.
Love that is true never grows old.
It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.
This is the first day, of the rest of your life.
As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea, so different tendencies, various though they appear, crooked or straight, all lead to god.
The successful man is the average man, focused.
Changes in life are not only possible and predictable, but to deny them is to be an accomplice to one's own unnecessary vegetation.
Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.
Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.
A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?
Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one.
If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.
In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love is not blind. It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.
The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.
When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.
Norman Vincent Peale
Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.
Live life with passion.
Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.
First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.
Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.
Love is like a piece of art work, even the smallest bit can be so beautiful.
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
William Makepeace Thackeray
Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Norman Vincent Peale
Where's the rest of me ?
Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)
What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.
The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.
Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.
Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)
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)
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.
The Wizard of Oz
The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.
The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Norman Vincent Peale
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.
A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance, and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.
To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
John Quincy Adams
What you are is god's gift to you, what you become is your gift to god.
Anthony Dalla Villa
Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.
You may be on the right track, but if you just sit there you'll get run over.
Paul H. Dunn
The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.
Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.
Its obvious that we don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.
Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.
When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.
Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.
Never stop learning. If you learn one new thing everyday, you will overcome 99% of your competition
I can change. I can live out my imagination instead of my memory. I can tie myself to my limitless potential instead of my limiting past.