quote by Jimmy Dean

I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination.

— Jimmy Dean

Most Powerful Toed quotations

Always remember you are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, smarter than you think and twice as beautiful as you'd ever imagined. Yesterday I was clever, so I wanted to change the world. Today I am wise, so I am changing myself

If you are always trying to be normal you will never know how amazing you can be.

The media's the most powerful entity on earth.

They have the power to make the innocent guilty and to make the guilty innocent, and that's power. Because they control the minds of the masses.

Experience is not what happens to you; it's what you do with what happens to you.

The surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that it has never tried to contact us.

Wisdom is the right use of knowledge.

To know is not to be wise. Many men know a great deal, and are all the greater fools for it. There is no fool so great a fool as a knowing fool. But to know how to use knowledge is to have wisdom.

A man from Iowa or Illinois will say 'I'm from the Middle West'.

.a Georgian or a Mississipian may admit to being merely a Southerner...but no Texan, given the opportunity, ever said otherwise than 'I'm from Texas'.

If you judge people, you have no time to love them.

I learned that everybody is not your friend.

You have to watch who you associate with and surround yourself with positive things and people who want to do something positive.

Don't worry about the world coming to an end today. It is already tomorrow in Australia.

Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.

Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. The important thing is not to stop questioning.

The individual has always had to struggle to keep from being overwhelmed by the tribe. If you try it, you will be lonely often, and sometimes frightened. But no price is too high to pay for the privilege of owning yourself.

To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.

If you are distressed by anything external, the pain is not due to the thing itself, but to your estimate of it; and this you have the power to revoke at any moment.

As long as judges tinker with the Constitution to 'do what the people want,' instead of what the document actually commands, politicians who pick and confirm new federal judges will naturally want only those who agree with them politically.

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Money is numbers and numbers never end.

If it takes money to be happy, your search for happiness will never end.

With or without religion, you would have good people doing good things and evil people doing evil things. But for good people to do evil things, that takes religion.

Nothing in life is to be feared, it is only to be understood.

Now is the time to understand more, so that we may fear less.

If you want to know who controls you, look at who you are not allowed to criticize.

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.

Our prime purpose in this life is to help others.

And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.

To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.

The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others.

Never explain yourself to anyone, because the one who likes you would not need it, and the one dislikes you wouldn't believe it.

We the people are the rightful masters of both Congress and the courts, not to overthrow the Constitution but to overthrow the men who pervert the Constitution.

The revolution is not an apple that falls when it is ripe. You have to make it fall.

I'm not upset that you lied to me, I'm upset that from now on I can't believe you.

God bless Merle Haggard. He did all the things that Johnny Cash was supposed to have done.

We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.

Education is the most powerful weapon which you can use to change the world.

The greatness of a man is not in how much wealth he acquires, but in his integrity and his ability to affect those around him positively.

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.