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You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.
Even when change is elective, it will disorient you. You may go through anxiety. You will miss aspects of your former life. It doesn't matter. The trick is to know in advance of making any big change that you're going to be thrown off your feet by it. So you prepare for this inevitable disorientation and steady yourself to get through it. Then you take the challenge, make the change, and achieve your dream.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.
Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
Love reminds you that nothing else matters.
Of course it's the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.
Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life, son.
Dean Wormer, National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)
All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The best proof of love is trust.
Failures don't plan to fail, they fail to plan.
If the student thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better student. If the lawyer thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better lawyer, and so on.
Oh, it was nobody's fault but my own. I was looking up. It was the nearest thing to heaven. You were there.
Terry McKay, An Affair To Remember (1957)
Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others, it is the only means.
Love is the emblem of eternity, it confounds all notion of time, effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.
Germaine De Stael
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Your talent is god's gift to you.
Who is blind ? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb ? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor ? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich ? He who is happy with his lot.
Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
Frank Lloyd Wright
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly , what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !
President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)
The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.
You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.
I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.
Martin Luther King Jr.
God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.
Henry David Thoreau
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.
Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.
You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
Advice after the mischief is like medicine after death.
Ideas without action are worthless.
Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.
To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.
The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,
Oscar Madison, F (1968)
Mr. Christian !
Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)
Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.
St Francis De Sales
Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.
Mary Anne Radmacher
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up
Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.
Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.
I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?
Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)
Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.
Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.
You had me at hello.
Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.
One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.
Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.
The life which is unexamined is not worth living
A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
Don't go through life, grow through life.
Fear is the parent of cruelty.
Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.
Michael, we're bigger than U.S. Steel.
Hyman Roth, The Godfather: Part II (1974)
I love you - those three words have my life in them.
There are never enough I Love You's.
It is no use saying "we are doing our best". You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.
What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.
Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
Results come from constantly applying what you know, not just knowing.
John P. Strelecky
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
Stephen A. Brennan
Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.
They're here !
Carol Anne Freeling, Poltergeist (1982)
This is the first day, of the rest of your life.
What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.
The sun will come up tomorrow
Life is the first gift, love is the second.
God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.
It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.
There is no pain equal to that which two lovers can inflict on one another. This should be made clear to all who contemplate such a union. The avoidance of this pain is the beginning of wisdom, for it is strong enough to contaminate the rest of our lives.
O Captain ! My Captain ! our fearful trip is done.
You have within you right now, everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you.
Each day I love you more, today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.
When something is finally obvious that should have been obvious years before, we call it common sense.
Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning
Giving people a little more than they expect is a good way to get back more than you'd expect.
The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.
Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.
Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
You really can change the world if you care enough.
Marion Wright Edelman
If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.
Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.
If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.