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.

Our minds are as different as our faces we are all traveling to one destination, happiness, but few are going by the same road.

Charles Caleb Colton

It is the marriage of the soul with Nature that makes the intellect fruitful, and gives birth to imagination.

Henry David Thoreau

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

Douglas Jerrold

A time comes when you need to stop waiting for the man you want to become and start being the man you want to be.

Bruce Springsteen

You don't understand ! I could've had class. I could've been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am.

Terry Malloy, On The Waterfront (1954)

For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice. No paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.

John Burroughs

The memory of my mother will always be a blessing to me.

Thomas Edison

Failing to plan is planning to fail.


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

Winston Churchill

It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.

Latin Proverb

Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.

General Douglas MacArthur

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.

Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.

Afghan Proverb

To be in love is merely to be in a state of perpetual anesthesia. To mistake an ordinary young man for a greek god or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.

H.L. Mencken

Success is the child of audacity.

Benjamin Disraeli

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!

Jim Ryun

Give me a place to stand and I will move the earth.


The search for someone to blame is always successful.

Robert Half

There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.

Dale Carnegie

If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.

Lou Holtz

Georgia, love is for the very young.

Jonathan Shields, The Bad And The Beautiful (1952)

The person who will not stand for something will fall for anything.

Zig Ziglar

Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.

Albert Einstein

Give all to love.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Okay, but I get to be on top.

Josh, Big (1988)

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

Ingrid Bergman

The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.

Napoleon Hill

There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.


Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1990)

The past does not equal the future.

Anthony Robbins

There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.

William Wordsworth

One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we can not practice any other virtue with consistency. We can't be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.

Maya Angelou

If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Hey, lady !

Herbert H. Heebert, The Ladies Man (1961)

To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.

David Viscott

Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression, in order that every man present his views without penalty, there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.

Albert Einstein

And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.

Samuel Coleridge

The show must go on.


Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

I'm going to take a bath.

Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)

You know, maybe I was wrong and luck is like love. You have to go all the way to find it.

Jeff Bailey, Out Of The Past (1947)

Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them.

Albert Einstein

Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.

Richard Bach

Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.

Alan Watts

An executive is a person who always decides , sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.

John H. Patterson

He who dares nothing need hope for nothing.


Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.

Spanish Proverb

It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.

Muriel Spark

What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?

John Milton

The book you don't read cant help.

Jim Rohn

Woody, I know what your problem is. You're just like me. Trash !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.

Richard Bach

We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.

Brian Andres

You can't express every feeling that you have every moment that you have them.

When Harry Met Sally

Your talent is god's gift to you.

Leo Buscaglia

Truth is nobody's property, no race, no individual can lay any exclusive claim to it. Truth is the nature of all souls.

Swami Vivekananda

The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.

God, Oh God (1977)

Every truth has four corners, as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other three.


Fortune favors the brave.

Publius Terence

If you only look at what is, you might never attain what could be.


Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you'll help them to become what they are capable of becoming.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

We must all suffer one of two things : the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.

Jim Rohn

I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.

Paul McCartney

We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within

Earl Nightingale

It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.

John Crowe

Talkers are no good doers.

William Shakespeare

Hasta la vista, baby. :

The Terminator, Terminator Judgment Day (1991)

A dream is a wish your heart makes.

The Supremes

They say you were shot in the tabloids.

Nora Charles, Nick Charles (1934)

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.

Michael Johnson

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

Mignon McLaughlin

When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.


Some people enter our lives and leave almost instantly. Others stay, and forge such an impression on our heart and soul, we are changed forever.


Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.

Swami Vivekananda

If a man does his best, what else is there ?

General George S. Patton

There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.


Soul meets soul on lover's lips.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.


"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."

Samuel Johnson

Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.

Oscar Wilde

It's always too soon to quit !

Norman Vincent Peale

I'll be taking these huggies and whatever cash you got.

H. I. McDunnough, Raising Arizona (1987)

Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.

Matthew 5:15

Knowledge work is all about how we use one another's time and attention. Given just minutes, good leaders can affect how we think, what we decide, and, ultimately, what we create.

Bill Jensen

Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.

Christy Borgeld

You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.

Harold Hill

Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.

Robert Half

It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.

Dennis Waitley

Don't follow your dreams, chase them.

Richard Dumb

Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.

Thomas Carlyle

Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.

Christina Rossetti

It is in the small decisions you and I make every day that create our destiny.

Anthony Robbins

There are no secrets to success it is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

Colin Powell

Many hands make light work.


Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

Martin Luther King Jr.

I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.

Martha Washington

The willow knows what the storm does not that the power to endure harm outlives the power to inflict it.

Blood Of The Martyr

Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.

Margaret Thatcher