If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.
William A. Ward
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William A. Ward
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The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.
David B. Allman
My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.
Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.
Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.
The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.
The person we believe ourselves to be will always act in a manner consistent with our self-image.
What we've got here is failure to communicate.
Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)
Do it now !
The struggle of the mind to keep itself free from every sort of bondage -- to remain curious, open, unsatiated in all its relations with nature -- is tenfold more difficult than the cultivation of a stable, satisfying point of view, but a thousandfold more precious.
Great minds have purposes others have wishes.
Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving
Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.
Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.
Christian Nestell Bovee
Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.
Many have encountered and overcome the challenge of homelessness Many men go fishing all their lives not knowing it is not fish they are after.
Henry David Thoreau
No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.
Norman Vincent Peale
Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul
Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Fear nothing, for every renewed effort raises all former failures into lessons, all sins into experience.
Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.
Without love our life is a, ship without a rudder, like a body without a soul.
If you can't accept losing, you can't win.
He who hesitates is lost.
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.
Never stop dreaming.
One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.
Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.
Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.
I become a waterwheel, turning and tasting you, as long as water moves.
It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.
Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Philippians 4: 4-7
Self-knowledge is the basis of JKD because it is effective, not only for the individuals martial art, but also for his life as a human being.
Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.
Failing to plan is planning to fail.
You must tolerate that which you can not change.
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.
We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.
Every action that helps us manifest our divine nature more and more is good, every action that retards it is evil.
Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.
The key to truth is the next deed, and this key opens the door if one does what one has to do in such a way that the meaning of the action here finds its fulfillment. Thus truth in the world of man is not to be found as the content of knowledge, but only as human existence. One does not express it, one does not perceive it, but one lives it, and receives it as life.
Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.
Barbara De Angelis
Love is not selfish.
Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)
Winners never quit and quitters never win !
The successful man is the average man, focused.
All paths lead nowhere, so it is important to choose a path that has heart.
Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance.
Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us footprints in the sands of time.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.
Alexander Graham Bell
You can not plough a field by turning it over in your mind.
This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.
You complete me.
Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !
Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you often get it.
W. Somerset Manghan
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.
Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.
Hoke, you're my best friend.
Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.
If you don't learn from your mistakes, there's no sense making them.
If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, then we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it.
Paul "Bear" Bryant
When you wholeheartedly adopt a 'with all your heart' attitude and go all out with the positive principle, you can do incredible things.
Norman Vincent Peale
Leadership is a secret ingredient that goes into failure. But it's only kept a secret from the person who fails.
The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Men spend their lives in anticipations, in determining to be vastly happy at some period when they have time. But the present time has one advantage over every otherit is our own. Past opportunities are gone, future have not come. We may lay in a stock of pleasures, as we would lay in a stock of wine , but if we defer the tasting of them too long, we shall find that both are soured by age.
Charles Caleb Colton
O Captain ! My Captain ! our fearful trip is done.
There is no education like adversity.
Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.
Freaks, Freaks (1932)
It is the marriage of the soul with Nature that makes the intellect fruitful, and gives birth to imagination.
Henry David Thoreau
The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.
Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.
It is the patient building of character, the intense struggle to realize the truth, which alone will tell in the future of humanity.
Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Our limitations and success will be based, most often, on your own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
Unless we think of others and do something for them, we miss one of the greatest sources of happiness.
Ray Lyman Wilbur
Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.
When we won't consider suggestions, we reject our own potential - but we have a right to expect people to be tactful.
It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.
Let those love now who never loved before. Let those who always loved, now love the more.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck.
There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.
Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.
Great men are not always wise.
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
Mama, face it. I was the slut of all time.
Gloria Wandrous, Butterfield 8 (1932)
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it
Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.
If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.