Make no mistake, my friend, it takes more than money to make men rich.
A. P. Gouthey
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Don't knock masturbation. It's sex with someone I love.
Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)
Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.
Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
I never perfected an invention that I did not think about in terms of the service it might give others. I find out what the world needs, then I proceed to invent.
Lust is what makes you keep wanting it, even when you have no desire to be with each other. Love is what makes you keep wanting to be with each other, even when you have no desire to do it.
Almost any idea is good if a man has ability and is willing to work hard. The best idea is worthless if the creator is a loafer and ineffective.
In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.
John Churton Collins
Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.
Mary Baker Eddy
The grand essentials of happiness are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Allan K. Chalmers
They call me Mister Tibbs !
Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)
Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.
Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
Dreams are the reality of tomorrow.
A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.
Levi ben Gershon
Take control of your consistent emotions and begin to consciously and deliberately reshape your daily experience of life.
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.
Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.
Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.
Karl G. Maeser
You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.
Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.
Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.
P.A.C. de Beaumarchais
Never, never, never give up.
The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.
Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.
Between stimulus and response, one has the freedom to choose.
We have only one reality, and that is here and now. What we miss by our evasions will never return, but if we squander ourselves, then too we lose being. Each day is precious a moment can be everything.
Unless we think of others and do something for them, we miss one of the greatest sources of happiness.
Ray Lyman Wilbur
We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.
To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.
Stella ! Hey, Stella !
Stanley Kowalski, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.
The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind, to train it to the use of its own powers rather than to fill it with the accumulation of others.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.
You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.
Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)
Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.
Margaret B. Runbeck
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.
If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.
Barbara De Angelis
If you didn't know me, would you think I was a stranger ?
One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night.
Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.
The Wizard of Oz
Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.
A man should have any number of little aims about which he should be conscious and for which he should have names, but he should have neither name for, nor consciousness concerning, the main aim of his life.
Never say die.
If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster.
We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.
Gerald J. Simmons
Love like you'll never be hurt.
Seduce my mind and you can have my body, find my soul and I'm yours forever.
Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability... . We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up
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.
Do first things first, and second things not at all.
Peter F. Drucker
Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.
If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Norman Vincent Peale
Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.
Charles M. Shultz
We didn't need dialogue. We had faces.
Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)
It is no use saying "we are doing our best". You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.
Give a man a fish and he will eat for the day, teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.
Kindness is always fashionable.
America E. Barr
The person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.
I think people should mate for life, like pigeons or catholics.
Isaac Davis, Manhattan (1979)
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?'
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
We are ever free if we would only believe it, only have faith enough. You are the soul, free and eternal, ever free, ever blessed. Have faith enough and you will be free in a minute.
If I had never met him, I would have dreamed him into being.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.
Reach for the stars.
If you build it, he will come.
Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)
The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.
The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it
When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.
Norman Vincent Peale
Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.
To succeed, you need to take that gut feeling in what you believe and act on it with all of your heart.
I make wine at home. I make it out of raisins so that it will be aged automatically.
Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.
Daniel Monroe Tuttle
A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.
We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?
The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.
There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.
But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired.
Love may make the world go around, but it's laughter that keeps us from getting dizzy.
Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.
Robert A. Heinlein
She's my sister ! She's my daughter !
Evelyn Mulwray, Chinatown (1974)
Failing to plan is planning to fail.
One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you -- suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, "Well, I'll have a go, too''.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
It is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.