Love’s greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.
Start your day knowing that the desire for success is the first step to achieving greatness. If you have it, then get all out and take everything that this special day has made for you. Good morning.
Today is a new day and so you must have a new resolution, a new will, and a strong desire for success. Good morning.
The secret of karma yoga which is to perform actions without any fruitive desires is taught by Lord Krishna in the Bhagavad-Gita.
A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve, not by the desire to beat others.
Integrity is the ability to stand by an idea.
A desire presupposes the possibility of action to achieve it; action presupposes a goal which is worth achieving.
Do not ever say that the desire to ‘do good’ by force is a good motive. Neither power-lust nor stupidity are good motives.
With people of limited ability modesty is merely honesty. But with those who possess great talent it is hypocrisy.
Martyrdom is the only way a man can become famous without ability.
Hope is the confusion of the desire for a thing with its probability.
When you lose the ability to step up and hit the ball as hard and as far as you want, that also affects your ability to will the ball to go where you want it to go, if you know what I mean.
Love is merely the name for the desire and pursuit of the whole.
The planter, the farmer, the mechanic, and the laborer… form the great body of the people of the United States, they are the bone and sinew of the country men who love liberty and desire nothing but equal rights and equal laws.
Peace, above all things, is to be desired, but blood must sometimes be spilled to obtain it on equable and lasting terms.
The duty of government is to leave commerce to its own capital and credit as well as all other branches of business, protecting all in their legal pursuits, granting exclusive privileges to none.
Mathematics is pure language – the language of science. It is unique among languages in its ability to provide precise expression for every thought or concept that can be formulated in its terms.
Man never thinks himself happy, but when he enjoys those things which others want or desire.
People know there’s more than one side to me. You can have beauty and brains and athletic ability. You can switch up the cleats for heels once in a while. You can do both.
The most valuable of all education is the ability to make yourself do the thing you have to do, when it has to be done, whether you like it or not.