If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.
If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.
It ain't over till it's over.
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Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Never complain about what you permit.
It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word freedom , justice , honor , duty , mercy , hope.
What you do speaks so loudly that I can not hear what you say.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
There's no place like home.
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz Mgm (1939)
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you can not do.
What ever you are be a good one.
What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.
In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing, the worst thing you can do is nothing.
Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?
Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)
The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Love is the enchanted dawn of every heart.
Alphonse Marie De Lamartine
There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.
Warriors, come out to play !
Luther, The Warriors (1979)
Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.
Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.
Here's looking at you, kid.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.
John S. Hinds
Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.
Richard L. Evans
It's hard to believe that you haven't had sex for two hundred years.
Luna Schlosser, Miles Monroe (1973)
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.
Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.
The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.
For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.
Don't take no for an answer, never submit to failure. Do not be fobbed off with mere personal success or acceptance. You will make all kinds of mistakes, but as long as you are generous and true, and also fierce, you can not hurt the world or even seriously distress her. She was made to be wooed by youth.
It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.
We must have friendship for all, we must be merciful toward those that are in misery, when people are happy, we ought to be happy, and to the wicked we must be indifferent. These attitudes will make the mind peaceful.
First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe'' three times.
Norman Vincent Peale
When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
The Crows are very handsome and gentlemanly Indians in their personal appearance and have been always reputed, since the first acquaintance made with them, very civil and friendly.
I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.
Know that although in the eternal scheme of things you are small, you are also unique and irreplaceable, as are all your fellow humans everywhere in the world.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.
I am not a toy. I am a spork !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.
James F. Bell
Sooner or later the truth comes to light.
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
William Makepeace Thackeray
Time is the great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all of it's students.
Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.
Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.
Von Schiller Fulton J. Sheen
Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.
Dale E. Turner
No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility.
A small house will hold a hundred friends.
Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.
The crocodile is only strong in the water.
Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to ; all they need is one reason why they can.
A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.
General Douglas MacArthur
Till I loved, I never lived, enough.
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.
John F. Kennedy
Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.
Was there ever a more horrible blasphemy than the statement that all the knowledge of god is confined to this or that book ? How dare men call god infinite, and yet try to compress him within the covers of a little book !
For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice. No paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.
Find the person who will love you because of your differences and not in spite of them and you have found a lover for life.
The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.
I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.
Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)
Wealth is the product of man's ability to think.
The word courage comes from the same stem as the French word coeur, meaning ''heart''. Thus just as one's heart, by pumping blood to one's arms, legs, and brain enables all the other physical organs to function, so courage makes possible all the psychological virtues. Without courage other values whither away into mere facsimiles of virtue.
Be Here Now.
Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. Its not the hard work that kills, its the worrying that kills.
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.
All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.
Thomas Edward Lawrence
There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.
Narrator, The Naked City (1948)
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.
Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.
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
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot , but make it hot by striking.
William B. Sprague
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.
Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.
Would you be shocked if I put on something more comfortable ?
Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)
Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.
An obstacle is often a stepping stone.
Don't wait for a funeral to pay a compliment. You may not make it in time.
They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.
It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.
Live your dreams.
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast.
We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
Okay, but I get to be on top.
Josh, Big (1988)
You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.
Growth and change are never easy... If it were easy, you would have done it long ago.
The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.
God, Oh God (1977)
Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.
When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.
Without love our life is a, ship without a rudder, like a body without a soul.
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
You're happiest while you're making the greatest contribution.
Robert F. Kennedy
Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer. If you're signed up for a season, see it through. You don't have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through.
If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.