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Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
I'm Multi-Dimensional !
Your attitude determines your altitude.
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible - the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
There are few, if any, jobs in which ability alone is sufficient. Needed, also, are loyalty, sincerity, enthusiasm and team play.
William B. Given, Jr.
It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.
My experience will help, but I insist and maintain that art - true art that is - cannot be handed out. Furthermore, art is never decoration or embellishment. Instead it is a constant process of maturing.
Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.
Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)
Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?
Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)
Speak what you think today in words as hard as cannon-balls and tomorrow speak what tomorrow thinks in hard words again, though it contradict every thing you said today.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.
Norman Vincent Peale
You have the power to think what you want. No matter what the circumstance.
Don't water your weeds.
Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.
You complete me.
Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)
Hatred paralyzes life, love releases it. Hatred confuses life, love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life, love illumines it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Indecision is the seedling of fear.
Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.
You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.
Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.
Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.
Robert A. Heinlein
The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.
But inaction itself is a kind of action, and it has consequences. Consistently and absolutely maintained, inaction would necessarily lead to swift ruin , it would be a form of suicide. A refusal to enter into the world is a refusal to meet the challenge of reality which darkly demands that I dare and find out what will happen. In my situation I bear responsibility for what occurs because I do not intervene , if I can do something and I don't do it, I am guilty of the consequences of my inaction.
Failure doesn't mean you are a failure, it just means you haven't succeeded yet.
Robert H. Schuller
Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.
You are never a loser until you quit trying.
You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do.
Change does not change tradition. It strengthens it. Change is a challenge and an opportunity, not a threat. Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.
Henry Steele Commager
I feel I have this great creative and spiritual force within me that is greater than faith, greater than ambition, greater than confidence, greater than determination, greater than vision. It is all these combined. Whether it is a godhead or not, I feel this great force, this untapped power, this dynamic something within me. This feeling defies description, and there is no experience with which this feeling may be compared. It is something like a strong emotion mixed with faith, but a lot stronger.
If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?
When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.
It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.
Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !
Jerry, Some Like It Hot (1959)
If you want to win friends, make it a point to remember them. If you remember my name, you pay me a subtle compliment ; you indicate that I have made an impression on you. Remember my name and you add to my feeling of importance.
Love is the river of life in the world.
Henry Ward Beecher
For Love is Immortality.
Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.
The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.
The crocodile is only strong in the water.
We have merely scratched the surface of the store of knowledge which will come to us. I believe that we are now, a-tremble on the verge of vast discoveries - discoveries so wondrously important they will upset the present trend of human thought and start it along completely new lines.
Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.
If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.
There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
You're happiest while you're making the greatest contribution.
Robert F. Kennedy
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.
The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We rob banks.
Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.
Tell 'em to go out there with all they got and win just one for the Gipper.
Knute Rockne, Knute Rockne All American (1940)
It is the very essence of good leadership to give away all credit for positive achievement, to identify only team goals and always to refer to them as such.
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Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.
Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.
That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I keep getting older, they stay the same age.
David Wooderson, Dazed And Confused (1993)
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.
Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.
Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars.
Charlotte Vale, Now (1942)
If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.
A heart as soft, a heart as kind, a heart as sound and free as in the whole world thou canst find that heart I'll give to thee.
The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.
Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.
Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !
Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.
Life is a do-it yourself project.
To live happily with other people, ask of them only what they can give.” Tristan Bernard
Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Love is made by two people, in different kinds of solitude. It can be in a crowd, but in an oblivious crowd.
Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?
Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)
We will either find a way or make one.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
If you think you are beaten, you are. If you think you dare not, you don't. If you'd like to win, but think you can't it's almost a cinch you won't. Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man, but sooner or later the man who wins is the one who thinks he can.
Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.
Would you like to come in ?
Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)
It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.
Who, being loved, is poor ?
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
We are made for loving. If we don't love, we will be like plants without water.
A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it.
The calla lilies are in bloom again.
Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)
Every choice one makes either expands or contracts the area in which he can make and implement future decisions. When one makes a choice, he irrevocably binds himself to the consequences of that choice.
Marion G. Romney
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.
Love is something eternal.
Vincent Van Gogh
The heart that loves is always young.
I like to watch.
Chance, Being There (1979)
Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.
Everything you want is on the other side of fear.
Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.