The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.
The good physician treats the disease, the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.
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if you can't lift the corners, let the middle sag.
We must be the change we wish to see.
I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.
All of the subjects that I've chosen have had to do with isolation. ... The whole idea of [people] gathering ... doesn't really appeal to me.
The truth is more important than the facts.
Frank Lloyd Wright
Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.
Robert Louis Stevenson
I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.
City of Angels
You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.
If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.
Success is predictable.
Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.
It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.
To me, at least the way that I teach it, all types of knowledge ultimately means self-knowledge. So, therefore they're coming in and asking me to teach them not so much how to defend themselves or how to do somebody in. Rather, they want to learn to express themselves through some movement, be it anger, be it determination or whatever. So, in other words, they're paying me to show them, in combative form, the art of expressing the human body.
Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.
Everybody forgets the basic thing, people are not going to love you unless you love them.
The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.
Rough spots sharpen our performance. And more often than not, obstacles can be turned into advantages. You just can't let your disappointment get in the way.
Without a general an army is lost.
It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.
Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.
A lie keeps growing and growing until it's as clear as the nose on your face.
The Blue Fairy, Pinocchio (1940)
All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.
What we can or can not do, what we consider possible or impossible, is rarely a function of our true capability. It is more likely a function of our beliefs about who we are.
Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.
"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.
George P. Burnham
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.
In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it
Mary Norton Gordon
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
I'll remember you, honey. You're the one that got away.
Hud Bannon, Hud (1963)
My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.
You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes
The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.
The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
The grand essentials of happiness are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Allan K. Chalmers
If you think you can, or you think you can't, you're probably right.
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.
Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.
You see, when we have the opportunity of working out, you'll see that your way of thinking is definitely not the same as mine. Art, after all, is a means of acquiring personal liberty. Your way is not my way nor mine yours.
If you would create something, you must be something.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality in your own mind.
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !
Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.
Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.
William Lowe Bryan
We have not yet begun to fight.
John Paul Jones
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.
Norman Vincent Peale
Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
An avoidance of true communication is tantamount to a relinquishment of my self- being , if I withdraw from it I am betraying not only the other but myself.
Knowledge work is all about how we use one another's time and attention. Given just minutes, good leaders can affect how we think, what we decide, and, ultimately, what we create.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.
Christian Nestell Bovee
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You're my Lassie come home.
Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
We are all born for love, it is the principle existence and it's only end.
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?
A bold onset is half the battle.
You know, Billy. We blew it.
Wyatt, Easy Rider (1969)
No one became poor by giving alms.
Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience.
God is merciful to those whom he sees struggling heart and soul for realization. But remain idle, without any struggle, and you will see that his grace will never come.
There is only one terminal dignity, love. And the story of a love is not important, what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.
Smile ! and the world will smile with you !
Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.
Listen, I have an update from Taako Central. I've updated my list of people I trust and things I believe to no one and nothing ! Not a joke, I don't trust you, half-pint, I don't trust Jeff from Today's Special, I don't trust Barold whatever-his-name - nobody, I trust nobody.
The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind, to train it to the use of its own powers rather than to fill it with the accumulation of others.
We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.
Greg Henry Quinn
The test we must set for ourselves is not to march alone but to march in such a way that others will wish to join us.
Love is like war, easy to begin but hard to end.
Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Came but for friendship, and took away love.
Failing to plan is planning to fail.
If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.
Ask and you shall receive, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened unto you.
Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !
Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)
Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.
Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow ? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do ?
We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.
The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit, you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.
Norman Vincent Peale
You can be greater than anything that can happen to you.
Norman Vincent Peale
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them, a desire, a dream, a vision.
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.