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Love is a haunting melody that I have never mastered and I fear I never will.
William S. Burroughs
If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.
He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.
Open your ears before you open your mouth, it may surprise your eyes !
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.
If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.
Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.
There is no education like adversity.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
Love the giver more than the gift.
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.
The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results
The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.
The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.
Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.
Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)
Our attitude toward life determines life's attitude towards us.
No one became poor by giving alms.
Some people come into our lives and quickly go, some stay for a while and leave footprints in our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.
The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
The buck stops here.
First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.
To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.
The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
Power is not really good or bad , it is neutral. Power itself is not negative or positive, although our feelings about it may be. Power is the potential to influence others for good or evil, to be a blessing or a scourge. Like nuclear energy, it can provide the electricity to light a city, or it can fuel the bomb that destroys it.
Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.
Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.
We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.
War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead, his eyes are closed.
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.
Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.
A man builds a fine house ; and now he has a master, and a task for life ; he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.
We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
Love in its essence is spiritual fire.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
The grand essentials of happiness are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.
Allan K. Chalmers
Old love does not rust.
What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.
Henry Ward Beecher
If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.
Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.
Robert Louis Stevenson
It's easier to remember when you are right than when the other person was right.
I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's were the fun is.
I wish you enough rain to appreciate the sun more.
Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.
Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)
Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.
Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.
Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?
The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.
I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken, and I'd rather remember it as it was at it's best than mend it and see the broken places as long as I lived
Virtuous and wise he was, but not severe , He still remember'd that he once was young.
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
When I hear somebody sigh, life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, compared to what ?
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
Norman Vincent Peale
Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.
Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things. They are but improved means to an unimproved end, an end which was already but too easy to arrive at
Henry David Thoreau
Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !
George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)
You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.
Hoke, you're my best friend.
Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)
To infinity and beyond !
Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)
I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.
Vito Corleone, The Godfather (1972)
The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.
Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.
The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
A leader is a dealer in hope.
Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.
"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."
There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.
More than kisses, letters mingle souls.
You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration
Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. quotes
W. Clement Stone
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Make no mistake, my friend, it takes more than money to make men rich.
A. P. Gouthey
Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal.
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.
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it
Dennis P. Kimbro
The beginning is the half of every action.
So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable , and no man is useless while he has a friend.
Robert Louis Stevenson
So whether or not we can get together, remember well that art lives where absolute freedom is. With all the training thrown to nowhere, with a mind perfectly unaware of its own working, with the self vanishing nowhere the art of JKD attains its perfection.
O, there is nothing holier, in this life of ours, than the first consciousness of love, the first fluttering of its silken wings.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.
Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)
Things do not change we change.
Henry David Thoreau
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.
The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.