Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.
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What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.
Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.
Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Philippians 4: 4-7
He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
Robert F. Kennedy
A life without love in it is like a heap of ashes upon a deserted hearth, with the fire dead, the laughter stilled and the light extinguished.
If they move, kill ' em.
Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)
The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety.
God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.
Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.
Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
Misfortunes, untoward events, lay open, disclose the skill of a general, while success conceals his weakness, his weak points.
The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.
Times of great calamity and confusion have ever been productive of the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm.
Charles Caleb Colton
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in ; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day ; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.
Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.
When love and skill work together expect a masterpiece.
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)
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.
Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.
I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.
If you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.
Mohandas Gandhi, Gandhi (1982)
Love, a temporary insanity, curable by marriage.
Gort ! Klaatu barada nikto !
Helen Benson, The Day The Earth Stood Still (1951)
Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.
Julia H. Gulliver
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.
James F. Bell
You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
The only guide to man is his conscience , the only shield to his memory is the rectitude and sincerity of his actions. It is very imprudent to walk through life without this shield, because we are so often mocked by the failure of our hopes and the upsetting of our calculations, but with this shield, however the fates may play, we march always in the ranks of honor.
They say you were shot in the tabloids.
Nora Charles, Nick Charles (1934)
I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.
Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)
Romance, like a ghost escapes touching, it is always where you are not, not where you are. The interview or conversation was prose at the time, but it is poetry in the memory.
George William Curtis
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.
Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.
Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.
Otomo No Yakamochi
Be Here Now.
Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.
People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
Find out what it means to die - not physically, that's inevitable - but to die to everything that is known, to die to your family, to your attachments, to all the things that you have accumulated, the known, the known pleasures, the known fears. Die to that every minute and you will see what it means to die so that the mind is made fresh, young, and therefore innocent, so that there is incarnation not in a next life, but the next day.
Love is a game that two can play and both win.
My heart is ever at your service.
Your thoughts are the architects of your destiny.
David O. McKay
It is my principle that the will of the majority should always prevail.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
A ruler should be slow to punish and swift to reward.
He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.
Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.
How different our lives are when we really know what is deeply important to us, and keeping that picture in mind, we manage ourselves each day to be and to do what really matters most.
I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,
Oscar Madison, F (1968)
Happiness is a choice.
Barry Neil Kaufman
Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.
It is love alone that gives worth to all things.
Santa Teresa de Jesus
The battle is all over except the "shouting" when one knows what is wanted and has made up his mind to get it, whatever the price may be.
I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.
City of Angels
It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.
Christian Nestell Bovee
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
The tapas and the other hard yogas that were practiced in other yugas do not work now. What is needed in this yuga is giving, helping others. Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.
Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !
You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.
Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.
The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.
It is not good for all our wishes to be filled , through sickness we recognize the value of health, through evil, the value of good, through hunger, the value of food, through exertion, the value of rest.
You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.
God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
Old love does not rust.
Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
One who seeks no friends is his own enemy.
Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.
It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.
Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)
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.
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. Ambrose Redmoon Courage is the first of the human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all the others.
If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.
People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest.
George Matthew Allen
The way we see the problem is the problem.
Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.
For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.
Ideals are like stars, you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny.
Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
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.
The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is everything if you want to succeed in business or in anything else, for that matter.
You can't express every feeling that you have every moment that you have them.
When Harry Met Sally
The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.