Amazing Quotes For Men #3
Speak when you are angry – and you will make the best speech you’ll ever regret.
~Laurence J. Peter
Never get angry. Never make a threat. Reason with people.
You’re on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.
We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.
It all depends on whether you have things, or they have you.
~Robert A. Cook
There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.
~William George Jordan
Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.
~Martin Luther King, Jr.
Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.
~George S. Patton
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
It’s nice to be the best, but not when being the best brings out the worst in you.
The best things in life aren’t things.
Worry a little bit every day and in a lifetime you will lose a couple of years. If something is wrong, fix it if you can. But train yourself not to worry. Worry never fixes anything.
Self confidence carries conviction, it makes other people believe in us.
There is nothing like a dream to create the future.
The best love affairs are those we never had.
Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.
No man, for any considerable period, can wear one face to himself and another to the multitude, without finally getting bewildered as to which one is true.
The Constitution only guarantees the American people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself.
This is my depressed stance. When you’re depressed, it makes a lot of difference how you stand. The worst thing you can do is straighten up and hold your head high because then you’ll start to feel better. If you’re going to get any joy out of being depressed, you’ve got to stand like this.
There is no security in life, only opportunity.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
There comes a time when silence is betrayal.
~Martin Luther King, Jr.
Our lives improve only when we take chances – and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
Every time we open our mouths, men look into our minds.
If your ship doesn’t come in, swim out to it.
When angry, count to four. When very angry, swear.
Your neighbor’s vision is as true for him as your own vision is true for you.
~Miguel de Unamuno
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage.
There are many things in life that will catch your eye, but only a few will catch your heart… pursue those.
Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in.
There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.
~Robert F. Kennedy
Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes; and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.
~James Anthony Froude
If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time.
A ship is safe in harbor, but that’s not what ships are for.
Pain is temporary. It may last a minute, or an hour, or a day, or a year, but eventually it will subside and something else will take its place. If I quit, however, it lasts forever.
Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men.
~Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If everyone is thinking alike, then someone isn’t thinking.
~General George Patton
Nobody grows old by merely living a number of years. People grow old by deserting their ideals. Years may wrinkle the skin, but to give up wrinkles the soul.
When you’re going through hell – keep on going!
Even If I am a minority of one, truth is still the truth.
It is immoral to see evil and not act on it.
~Robert F. Kennedy
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, “What happened?”
Anger makes you smaller, while forgiveness forces you to grow beyond what you were.
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
How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.
Shyness has a strange element of narcissism, a belief that how we look, how we perform, is truly important to other people.
In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.
And in the end it’s not the years in your life that count. It’s the life in your years.
What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.
~Louis L. Mann