No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.
William E. Gladstone
Discover More Quotes From Your Favorite Authors
I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.
David O. McKay
Nurses dispense comfort, compassion, and caring without even a prescription.
I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.
When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.
Remove failure as an option.
Vision doesn't usually come as a lightening bolt. Rather it comes as a slow crystallization of life challenges that we one day recognize as a beautiful diamond with great value to ourselves and others.
I want everyone to be the way I strive to become -- to be himself in his truth. Do not follow me, follow yourself ! is the existential challenge. Self-being awakens self-being but does not force itself on it.
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.
In imagination, there's no limitation.
Mark Victor Hansen
It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.
I never worry about action, but only about inaction.
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.
True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.
You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.
Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)
I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.
Love is a symbol of eternity that wipes away all sense of time, removing all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end.
Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
J. Robert Oppenheimer
Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.
The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
Familiar acts are beautiful through love.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.
No one became poor by giving alms.
And for an hour, for an hour, I'm the best actress in the world.
Bree Daniels, Klute (1971)
Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality, the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
There's no abiding success without commitment.
He who dares nothing need hope for nothing.
The time is always right to do what is right.
Martin Luther King Jr.
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.
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.
Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.
To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.
W. Clement Stone
Happy wife, happy life.
This is nothing !
Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
The dove is my emblem. I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it. I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.
You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.
Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)
God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.
I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?
Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)
Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
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.
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.
Truth fears no questions.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.
Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.
Richard L. Evans
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.
Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.
You become what you think about.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.
The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.
Everybody forgets the basic thing, people are not going to love you unless you love them.
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first.
The heart is wiser than the intellect.
As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.
Rhett Butler, Gone With The Wind (1939)
If you want to make your dreams come true, the first thing you have to do is wake up.
When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.
You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.
Formal education will make you a living, self-education will make you a fortune.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.
Kid, the next time I say, Let's go someplace like Bolivia, let's go someplace like Bolivia.
Butch Cassidy, Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969)
You had me at hello.
You can not do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.
George M. Cohan, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.
I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.
The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.
The buck stops here.
The real leader has no need to lead, he is content to point the way.
Positive attitudes come in unlimited quantities. Everybody can have one free !
Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.
Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it
Dennis P. Kimbro
Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.
Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.
I ain't so tough.
Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)
Courage is a moral quality , it is not a chance gift of nature like an aptitude for games. It is a cold choice between two alternatives, the fixed resolve not to quit , an act of renunciation which must be made not once but many times by the power of the will. Courage is will power.
Why hesitate? Upon the plains of hesitation are the bleached bones of countless millions, who on the threshold of victory sat down to wait, and in waiting they died.
Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.
Be the best that you can be.
An obstacle is often a stepping stone.
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.