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

The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with.

Eleanor Holmes Norton

A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.

Anonymous

In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing, the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconscious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character

Stephen Covey

Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.

Zig Ziglar

A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance, and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.

Paul Sweeney

The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.

Dale Carnegie

Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.

Oprah Winfrey

To be a great leader and so always master of the situation, one must of necessity have been a great thinker in action. An eagle was never yet hatched from a goose's egg.

James Thomas

Love to faults is always blind. Always is to joy inclined, winged, and unconfined. And breaks all chains from every mind.

William Blake

Obstacles are what appear when you take your eyes off your dreams.

George DeVack

Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die !

Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride (1987)

Action without study is fatal. Study without action is fatal. Mary Beard Actions speak louder than words.

English Proverb

Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, you can achieve.

Mary Kay Ash

The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.

Albert Einstein

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

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.

Paul Sweeney

It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.

Winston Churchill

Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.

Larry Scherwitz

Love is the flower you've got to let grow.

John Lennon

The life which is unexamined is not worth living

Socrates

But, in the opinion of the court, you are not only sane but you're the sanest man that ever walked into this courtroom.

Judge May, Mr Deeds Goes To Town (1936)

Its obvious that we don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.

Thomas Edison

In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it

Mary Norton Gordon

In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action

Aristotle

Give me a whisky, ginger ale on the side. And don't be stingy, baby.

Anna Christie, Anna Christie (1930)

Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.

Eli Cohen

Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.

William Arthur Ward

We can only learn to love by loving.

Iris Murdoch

All paths lead nowhere, so it is important to choose a path that has heart.

Carlos Castaneda

What's meant to be will always find a way

Trisha Yearwood

Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.

Robert H. Schuller

Be who you are in every situation.

Michael Johnson

We more frequently fail to face the right problem than fail to solve the problem we face.

Anonymous

I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.

Mother Teresa

Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.

Theodor Reik

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results

Albert Einstein

Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !

George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)

We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.

Cicero

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

Love is friendship set on fire.

Jeremy Taylor

Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.

Mary Parrish

Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue.

Steve McCroskey, Airplane (1980)

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.

Plato

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

How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.

Lou Holtz

Sometimes you gotta say, What the fuck.

Miles, Risky Business (1983)

Hey, Bud, lets party !

Jeff Spicoli, Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)

It isn't hard to be good from time to time in sports. What's tough is being good every day.

Willie Mays

Discontent is the source of all trouble, but also of all progress, in individuals and nations.

Berthold Auerbach

Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.

Dale Carnegie

If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.

Myrtle Reed

There are only two rules for being successful. One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it.

Mario Cuomo

Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities, they will never come.

Janet Erskine Stuart

Wherever there's a fight so hungry people can eat, I'll be there.

Tom Joad, The Grapes Of Wrath (1940)

It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You can not make progress without making decisions.

Jim Rohn

The doctor should be opaque to his patients, and like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.

Sigmund Freud

Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.

William Shakespeare

When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up

Jim Rohn

There are essentially two things that will make you wiser the books you read and the people you meet.

Charles Tremendous Jones

Anything that makes you weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.

Swami Vivekananda

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Chinese Proverb

Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion

Aristotle

As a man thinketh in his heart so is he.

Bible

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.

Eleanor Roosevelt

I want to know God's thoughts ; the rest are details.

Albert Einstein

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

Joan Crawford

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

Norman Vincent Peale

Bitterness imprisons life, love releases it. Bitterness paralyzes life, love empowers it. Bitterness sours life, love sweetens it. Bitterness sickens life, love heals it. Bitterness blinds life, love anoints it's eyes.

Harry Emerson Fosdick

Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.

Maximus, Gladiator (2000)

You only get out what you put in.

Unknown

There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.

George Santayana

Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?

Frances Marion

Be the ball.

Ty Webb, Caddyshack (1980)

Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.

Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)

Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.

Zig Ziglar

Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.

William Wordsworth

Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.

Anonymous

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

Elbert Hubbard

Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr

Martha Friedman

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.

Albert Einstein

All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.

Swami Vivekananda

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.

Harrison Ford

Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.

Confucius

Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.

Ashley Brilliant

Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.

Robert F. Kennedy

Every time we open our mouths, men look into our minds.

Anonymous

Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.

Harvey Mackay

If you aren't going all the way, why go at all ?

Joe Namath

Other men have seen angels, But I have seen thee, And thou art enough.

G. Moore

Get away from her, you bitch !

Ripley, Aliens (1986)

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

E. Joseph Cossman

There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.

General Douglas MacArthur

Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig

Mark Twain

One cannot think crooked and walk straight.

Anonymous

The idea of working all your life, saving, and putting money into a retirement account is a very slow plan.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Whatever it takes !

Unknown

Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.

Mary Anne Radmacher

Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.

Publius Terence

Don't look back - forward, infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience - then alone can great deeds be accomplished.

Swami Vivekananda