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.

When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.

Elizabeth Bowen

We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.

Donald Curtis

You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.

J.S. Knox

When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.

Jimi Hendrix

Never give an order that can't be obeyed.

General Douglas MacArthur

It's always too soon to quit !

Norman Vincent Peale

Don't argue for other people's weaknesses. Don't argue for your own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it -- immediately.

Stephen Covey

Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.

Erich Fromm

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol

A martini. Shaken, not stirred.

James Bond, Goldfinger (1964)

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

Think and grow rich.

Napoleon Hill

Happiness consists of a solid faith, good health, and a bad memory.

Ingrid Bergman

Reduce your plan to writing. The moment you complete this, you will have definitely given concrete form to the intangible desire.

Napoleon Hill

God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.

Swami Vivekananda

Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.

Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)

Our life is what our thoughts make it.

Marcus Aurelius

Never give in -- never, never, never, never.

Winston Churchill

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Peter F. Drucker

Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.

Louisa May Alcott

It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.

Norman Vincent Peale

Yesterday ended last night. Every day is a new beginning. Learn the skill of forgetting. And move on.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Rosemonde Gerard

Love, a temporary insanity, curable by marriage.

Ambrose Bierce

Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.

Stephen Covey

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.

Washington Irving

Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Nothing endures but change. Heraclitus Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe'' three times.

Norman Vincent Peale

The price of greatness is responsibility.

Winston Churchill

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

Don't wait for a funeral to pay a compliment. You may not make it in time.

Harvey Mackay

Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.

La Rochefoucauld

Average investors are on the outside trying to look into the inside of the company or property they are investing in.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

Albert Einstein

Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

The great end of life is not knowledge but action.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

May the Force be with you.

Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.


Who, being loved, is poor ?

Oscar Wilde

There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.


If you build it, he will come.

Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)

Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.

Earl Nightingale

We are not human beings having a spiritual experience, we are spiritual beings having a human experience.

Pierre Teilhard De Chardin

My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.

Swami Vivekananda

Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.

Washington Irving

A small house will hold a hundred friends.

African Proverb

Attitude is everything.


Work is love made manifest.


Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !

Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)

My principal business is giving commercial value to the brilliant - but misdirected - ideas of others.

Thomas Edison

Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?

Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)

How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.


And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.


There is no chance, no fate, no destiny that can circumvent, or hinder, or control a firm resolve of a determined soul.


The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful!

Charles Barkley

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

David Starr Jordan

From now on you will never be alone, even when we are separated, and even when death itself parts us, I shall remain with you.

Ladislaus Boros

But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.

William Shakespeare

Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.

Elinor Glyn

I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.

Mother Theresa

Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

Opportunity does not knock ; it presents itself when you beat down the door. -

Kyle Chandler

My fathers planted for me, and I planted for my children.

Hebrew Proverb

Cause Change & Lead. Accept Change & Survive. Resist Change & Die.

Ray Norda

Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.

Albert Schweitzer

Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is progress, working together is success.


Be the best that you can be.


In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.

Dalai Lama

Well, nobody's perfect.

Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.

Robert Collier

This is the first day, of the rest of your life.


Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.

Zig Ziglar

Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.


Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?

Robert Half

Whatever our souls are made up, his and mine are the same.

Emily Bronte

Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.

Dalai Lama

It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.


Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !


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

Mother Teresa

Familiar acts are beautiful through love.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Everything you want is on the other side of fear.

Jack Canfield

Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become character.Watch your character, it becomes your destiny.

Frank Outlaw

Love, two minds without a single thought.

Philip Barry

If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.

William A. Ward

The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.

Paul Tillich

Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.

Dennis Waitley

Hey, lady !

Herbert H. Heebert, The Ladies Man (1961)

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

W.C Fields

I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.

Albert Einstein

In the space age the most important space is between the ears.

Anne Armstrong

Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind

Earl Nightingale

What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.

Swami Vivekananda

Lives most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others ?

Martin Luther King Jr.

You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.

Michael Johnson

Romanticism is not just a mode, it literally eats into every life. Women will never get rid of just waiting for the right man.

Anita Brookner