Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.
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You can do what you want to do.
In the long run, we only hit what we aim at.
Henry David Thoreau
He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.
To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Those who are fired with an enthusiastic idea and who allow it to take hold and dominate their thoughts find that new worlds open for them. As long as enthusiasm holds out, so will new opportunities.
Norman Vincent Peale
The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.
David O. McKay
Love is smiling on the inside and out.
I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.
Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.
There is always room for those who can be relied upon to delivery the goods when they say they will.
If you look at what you have in life, You'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, You'll never have enough.
Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.
No one knows what he can do until he tries.
This life is a hard fact, work your way through it boldly, though it may be adamantine, no matter, the soul is stronger. I have seen in life those who are overcautious about themselves fall into dangers at every step, those who are afraid of losing honor and respect, get only disgrace, and those who are always afraid of loss, always lose.
I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.
Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
There is only one terminal dignity, love. And the story of a love is not important, what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.
Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living.
One way to become enthusiastic is to look for the plus sign. To make progress in any difficult situation, you have to start with what's right about it and build on that.
Norman Vincent Peale
With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.
A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
You're so money, and you don't even know it.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?
To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life.
I have a head for business and a bod for sin.
Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)
A friend's love says. If you ever need anything, I'll be there. True Love says, you'll never need anything, i'll be there.
Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.
Norman Vincent Peale
There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.
You have available to you, right now, a powerful supercomputer. This powerful tool has been used through-out history to take people from rags to riches, from poverty and obscurity to success and fame, from unhappiness and frustration to joy and self-fulfillment, and it can do the same for you.
The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.
If you mean to profit, learn to please.
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.
He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)
To catch lots of fish, you must first go to the water. To dare is to lose one's footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose oneself.
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
Success is never wondering what if.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.
If the ladder is not leaning against the right wall, every step we take just gets us to the wrong place faster.
What we've got here is failure to communicate.
Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)
Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.
Love reminds you that nothing else matters.
If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought
There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.
True love is when your heart and your mind are saying the same thing.
Leanna L. Bartram
It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
Now is the only time there is. Make your now wow, your minutes miracles, and your days pay. Your life will have been magnificently lived and invested, and when you die you will have made a difference.
Mark Victor Hansen
If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.
Vito Corleone, The Godfather (1972)
We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.
Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.
One rule of action more important than all others is consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
Love can be understood only from the inside, as a language can be understood only by someone who speaks it, as a world can be understood only by someone who lives in it.
Robert C. Solomon
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carver
Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)
Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into !
Oliver, Sons Of The Desert (1933)
Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.
I need him like the axe needs the turkey.
Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)
We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.
It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
Anything is possible.
Nothing is predestined The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
I never did anything worth doing entirely by accident... . Almost none of my inventions came about totally by accident. They were achieved by having trained myself to endure and tolerate hard work.
Our limitations and success will be based, most often, on your own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
You become what you think about.
Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.
The best things in life are not things.
One million dollars !
Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)
Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.
I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach, who walk their talk.
He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.
We only love truly once. It is the first time and succeeding passions are less uncontrolled.
He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.
In order to be walked on, you have to be lying down.
A gentle breeze blowing in the right direction is better than a pair of strong oars.
Canary Island Proverb
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for it is that which all are practicing every day while they live.