I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.
Discover More Quotes From Your Favorite Authors
You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
The loving are the daring.
When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished by how much the old man had learned in 7 years.
Friendship is not born of words alone.
Learning is definitely not mere imitation or the ability to accumulate and conform to fixed knowledge. Learning is a constant process of discovery and never a concluding one. In JKD we begin not by accumulation but by discovering the cause of our ignorance, and oftentimes this involves a shedding process. Truth will not come until we have come to understand personally the whole process of the working of our being. After all, ultimately, knowledge in martial art simply means self-knowledge, and JKD can become intelligible only in the vigorous and constant process of self-inquiry and self-discovery.
I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.
True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.
Without the human community one single human being cannot survive.
It is love alone that gives worth to all things.
Santa Teresa de Jesus
I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.
Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.
It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.
Great music and art are earthly wonders, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.
Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.
Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)
The oneness of human beings is the basic ethical thread that holds us together.
Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.
When I asked god for strength
He gave me difficult situations to face
When I asked god for brain & brawn
He gave me puzzles in life to solve
When I asked god for happiness
He showed me some unhappy people
When I asked god for wealth
He showed me how to work hard
When I asked god for favors
He showed me opportunities to work hard
When I asked god for peace
He showed me how to help others
God gave me nothing I wanted
He gave me everything I needed
Before we can forgive one another, we must understand one another
You're so money, and you don't even know it.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.
As a cure for worrying, work is far better than whiskey. I always found that, if I began to worry, the best thing I could do was focus upon doing something useful and then work very hard at it. Soon, I would forget what was troubling me.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
All mankind love a lover.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.
What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.
To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.
Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.
Thou love life ? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff that life is made of.
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.
The way we see the problem is the problem.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.
You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.
Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.
Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.
Richard L. Evans
Now he has departed from this strange world a little ahead of me. That means nothing. People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.
If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined, you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.
The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -
For hope is but the dream of those that wake.
I have realized god sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see god in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.
Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.
Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.
Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.
The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.
Saudi Arabian Proverb
If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
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.
Experience is the best teacher.
We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.
Self-knowledge is the basis of JKD because it is effective, not only for the individuals martial art, but also for his life as a human being.
Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.
Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.
The first requisite for success is to develop the ability to focus and apply your mental and physical energies to the problem at hand - without growing weary. Because such thinking is often difficult, there seems to be no limit to which some people will go to avoid the effort and labor that is associated with it.
Every cloud has a silver lining.
I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.
Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
Love is smiling on the inside and out.
It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is to not make the attempt.
Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It takes a whole village to raise a child.
Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.
Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.
Robert H. Schuller
Sometimes you just got to give yourself what you wish someone else would give you.
You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?
P. T. Barnum
People are where they are because that's exactly where they really want to be. . . whether they'll admit that or not
Failing to plan is planning to fail.
You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.
The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
Every achiever I have ever met says, My life turned around when I began to believe in me.
Robert H. Schuller
How you react when the joke's on you can reveal your character.
Life is a do-it yourself project.
Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.
Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.
Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)
Stand upon the self, only then can we truly love the world. Take a very high stand, knowing our universal nature, we must look with perfect calmness upon all the panorama of the world.
If you love someone, set them free.
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.
No one became poor by giving alms.
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Yippie-ki-yay, motherfucker !
John McClane, Die Hard (1988)
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.
Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.
He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.
Sometimes you gotta say, What the fuck.
Miles, Risky Business (1983)
Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean , if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.