Famous quotes from thinkers, revolutionaries and influencers of our era.
If you don't like something, change it , if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.
I have loved to the point of madness, that which is called madness, that which to me, is the only sensible way to love.
In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.
Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !
Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)
Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.
When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what ?
Sydney J. Harris
Look up and not down, look forward and not back, look out and not in, and lend a hand.
E. E. Hale
What is essential is invisible to the eyes.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.
I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.
Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.
The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.
God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.
I don't know nothin 'bout birthin' babies.
Prissy, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work
We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.
And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.
Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)
Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed. Our love to others, and others love to us.
There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.
Live with passion !
Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.
Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)
If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.
Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.
It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success.
Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.
Bring out the gimp.
Zed, Pulp Fiction (1994)
All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood ; if they are not, they are not great truths.
Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.
Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.
May the Force be with you.
Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.
Our love is here to stay.
This isn't a dream ! This is really happening !
Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)
O my's like a red, red rose. That's newly sprung in June, O my's like the melodie. That's sweetly play'd in tune.
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.
Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.
It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.
Get away from her, you bitch !
Ripley, Aliens (1986)
Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
This is nothing !
Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)
Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.
A martini. Shaken, not stirred.
James Bond, Goldfinger (1964)
Love knows no bounds.
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
Never stop dreaming.
Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.
Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.
No one knows what he can do until he tries.
True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
When you are afraid, do the thing you are afraid of and soon you will lose your fear of it.
Norman Vincent Peale
You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.
Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.
Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.
You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.
Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Living, love and death are one thing, not divisive, not separated, not divorced, not in the field of time but it is completely a living, moving thing, indivisible. And that is immortal.
Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars.
Charlotte Vale, Now (1942)
Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.
The glow of inspiration warms us, it is a holy rapture.
How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg ? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.
The past does not equal the future.
You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
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Remove failure as an option.
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
Don't go through life, grow through life.
Love, two minds without a single thought.
Don't sweat the small stuff.
The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.
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.
In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love you want the other person.
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Nobody has ever escaped from Stalag 17.
Not alive, anyway.
Oberst Von Scherbach, Stalag 17 (1954)
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes
Never spend your money before you have it.
Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.
It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.
Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn Vos Savant
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.
Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go, the sooner the better.
What we've got here is failure to communicate.
Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)
I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.
Robert G. Ingersoll