DoolBug Quotes - Famous quotes from thinkers, revolutionaries and influencers of our era

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Famous quotes from thinkers, revolutionaries and influencers of our era.

Perfect love can not be without equality.

Scottish Proverb

You can be greater than anything that can happen to you.

Norman Vincent Peale

In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.

Mignon McLaughlin

To live happily with other people, ask of them only what they can give.” Tristan Bernard

Tristan Bernard

When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word 'succeed', you find it simply means to follow through.

F.W. Nichol

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love.

L.O. Baird

Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

Want to learn to eat a lot ? Here it is : Eat a little. That way, you will be around long enough to eat a lot.

Anthony Robbins

If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought

Peace Pilgrim

Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.

Otomo No Yakamochi

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.

Langston Hughes

I think we deserve a break.

Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)

Love is the whole and more than all.

E.E. Cummings

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.

Alexander Smith

Hey, lady !

Herbert H. Heebert, The Ladies Man (1961)

Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.

T.S. Eliot

To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan, you should wear it inside, where it functions best.

Margaret Thatcher

Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.

Napoleon Hill

Make the second effort your second nature.

Harvey Mackay

It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.

Brian Tracy

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

My parents told me that I could do and be anything I really wanted. I believed them.

Molly McDonald

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.

Leo Tolstoy

Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other.

Rainer Maria Rilke

You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.

J.S. Knox

Times of great calamity and confusion have ever been productive of the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm.

Charles Caleb Colton

My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.

Anonymous

Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.

Walter Winchell

Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.

Douglas Jerrold

In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.

Albert Einstein

It's a Sicilian message. It means Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.

Hope Floats

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.

H.L. Mencken

Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.

Napoleon Hill

Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in kansas anymore.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.

Dennis Waitley

I always try to turn my personal struggles into something helpful for others.

Henri Nouwen

There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.

Denis Waitley

You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

Anonymous

There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.

Albert Einstein

Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.

Unknown

Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.

Joan Crawford

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.

Harvey Mackay

Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor.

John Milton

The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but reveal to them their own.

Benjamin Disraeli

Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant ?

Henry David Thoreau

Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.

William Curry

Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.

Thomas Edison

The world belongs to the energetic.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.

Henry Ward Beecher

How do I look ?

Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)

Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.

Thomas Carlyle

Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.

Carl Bard

Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.

English Proverb

You're good, you're very good.

Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)

Science without religion is lame. Religion without science is blind.

Albert Einstein

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.

Richard B. Sheridan

It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, a day to love them and a lifetime to forget them.

Anonymous

There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.

David Starr Jordan

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

Bertrand Russell

I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?

Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)

Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary person does not hear.

Thomas Edison

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.

Mother Teresa

Into the house where joy lives, happiness will gladly come.

Japanese Proverb

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.

Publius Terence

The show must go on.

Proverb

Begin with the end in mind.

Stephen Covey

I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?

Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)

My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

Abraham Lincoln

The dove is my emblem. I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it. I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.

Thomas Edison

It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.

Anonymous

There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.

Anonymous

To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.

Hugh Prather

Each day I love you more, today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.

Rosemonde Gerard

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

Albert Einstein

The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.

Saudi Arabian Proverb

Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only

Plautus

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.

Mahatma Gandhi

Triumph often is nearest when defeat seems inescapable.

B.C. Forbes

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.

Publilius Syrus

I think it pisses god off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it.

Shug, The Color Purple (1985)

Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.

Earl Nightingale

It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.

Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.

Marsha Sinetar

I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.

Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

Life is "trying things to see if they work"

Ray Bradbury

Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it

Unknown

I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.

Woody Allen

The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.

Martha Washington

People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.

Alvin Toffler