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A lie keeps growing and growing until it's as clear as the nose on your face.
The Blue Fairy, Pinocchio (1940)
Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.
W. Clement Stone
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
You had me at "hello".
Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire (1996)
A martini. Shaken, not stirred.
James Bond, Goldfinger (1964)
Someday, man will harness the rise and fall of the tides, imprison the power of the sun, and release atomic power.
The handgun would not be my choice of weapon if I knew I was going to a fight. ...I'd choose a rifle, a shotgun, an RPG or an atomic bomb instead.
I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.
Obstacles are what appear when you take your eyes off your dreams.
You're happiest while you're making the greatest contribution.
Robert F. Kennedy
Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.
Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts
While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.
The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.
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
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel, its poverty by how little.
W. R. Inge
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life , that word is love.
From every human being there rises a light that reaches straight to heaven, and when two souls that are destined to be together find each other, the streams of light flow together and a single brighter light goes forth from that united being.
Ba'al Shem Tov
There is no substitute for hard work.
Reach for the stars.
For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.
Whatever we leave to God, God does and blesses us.
Henry David Thoreau
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.
William Lowe Bryan
Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.
Gieselle C. Viera
Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.
Henry David Thoreau
The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.
Seeing yourself as you want to be is the key to personal growth.
You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.
Just because something does n't do what you planned it to do in the first place doesn't mean it's useless.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.
If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.
If not us, who, if not now, when ?
I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.
Mark Victor Hansen
There is something inside all of us that yearns not for reason but for mystery, not for penetrating clear thought but for the whisperings of the irrational, not for science but for wizardry disguised as science, not for rationally founded influence but for magic.
But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !
Paula, Gaslight (1940)
A mature man is his own judge. In the end, his only form of support is being faithful to his own convictions. The advice of others may be welcomed invaluable, but it does not free him from responsibility.
To my big brother George, the richest man in town !
Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.
I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.
David O. McKay
If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.
Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.
Love conquers all.
Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul
The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.
Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.
We're sisters under the same mink.
Debby Marsh, The Big Heat (1953)
Always bear in mind, that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.
Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.
Rainer Maria Rilke
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
Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.
Success is predictable.
When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.
The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.
I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.
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.
All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.
Gollum, The Lord Of The Rings (2002)
Where there's life, there's hope.
You know the difference between you and me ? I make this look good.
Agent J, Men In Black (1997)
Love is friendship set to music
E. Joseph Cossman
Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.
You're gonna need a bigger boat.
Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)
Every truth has four corners, as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other three.
To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.
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.
Bond. James Bond.
James Bond, Dr No (1962)
The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.
Josiah G. Holland
I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.
Vito Corleone, The Godfather (1972)
The most important persuasion tool you have in your entire arsenal is integrity.
Anything that makes you weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.
How we spend our days is of course how we spend our lives.
You are what you think about all day long.
It isn't hard to be good from time to time in sports. What's tough is being good every day.
There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.
A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it.
Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
You know, maybe I was wrong and luck is like love. You have to go all the way to find it.
Jeff Bailey, Out Of The Past (1947)
Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
Karl A. Menninger
If you didn't know me, would you think I was a stranger ?
You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
Love is letting go of fear.
The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.
Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.
Misfortunes, untoward events, lay open, disclose the skill of a general, while success conceals his weakness, his weak points.
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.