They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
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You have within you right now, everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you.
Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire.
William Butler Yeats
I've looked around enough to know that you're the one I want to go through time with.
There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.
Help me ! Help me !
Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)
Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !
Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)
You control your future, your destiny. What you think about comes about. By recording your dreams and goals on paper, you set in motion the process of becoming the person you most want to be. Put your future in good hands -- your own.
Mark Victor Hansen
The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation
Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.
Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.
As you think in your heart, so shall you be.
The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.
My life is my message.
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
Sydney J. Harris
Courage is not a virtue of value among other personal values like love or fidelity. It is the foundation that underlies and gives reality to all other virtues and personal values. Without courage our love pales into mere dependency. Without courage our fidelity becomes conformism.
Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.
Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.
Robert H. Schuller
Don't argue for other people's weaknesses. Don't argue for your own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it -- immediately.
The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.
No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.
Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig
We shall neither fail nor falter, we shall not weaken or tire. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.
Truth is nobody's property, no race, no individual can lay any exclusive claim to it. Truth is the nature of all souls.
If there is one word that you find coming out like a bomb from the upanishads, bursting like a bombshell upon masses of ignorance, it is the word fearlessness.
Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. Ambrose Redmoon Courage is the first of the human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all the others.
No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.
Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.
For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost , that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau
I'm not here just to make a living, I'm here to make a difference.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr
I have not failed. I've just found ways that don't work
William Ernest Henley
Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.
Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
Find and use your passion, and you'll have a great career. Don't do it, you won't. It's as simple as that.
Believe it is possible to solve your problem. Tremendous things happen to the believer. So believe the answer will come. It will.
Norman Vincent Peale
Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.
Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
This is this.
Michael Vronsky, The Deer Hunter (1978)
The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so, but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
Somebody stop me !
Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)
When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
Charles A. Beard
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
If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.
W. Clement Stone
One does evil enough when one does nothing good.
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
I think people should mate for life, like pigeons or catholics.
Isaac Davis, Manhattan (1979)
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
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
The individual activity of one man with backbone will do more than a thousand men with a mere wishbone.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.
Leon J. Suenes
When you shoot a mime, should you use blanks ?
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.
Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.
Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.
Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.
Robert H. Schuller
You always succeed in producing a result.
It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.
As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.
Robert H. Goddard
People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.
Come, let us make love deathless.
Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.
A woman who is loved always has success.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.
To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.
Joseph Chilton Pearce
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.
Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed. Our love to others, and others love to us.
Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results
You haven't failed until you quit trying.
Believe that you are bigger than your difficulties, for you are, indeed.
Norman Vincent Peale
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.
You really can change the world if you care enough.
Marion Wright Edelman
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity, an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.
In life you can never be too kind or too fair ; everyone you meet is carrying a heavy load. When you go through your day expressing kindness and courtesy to all you meet, you leave behind a feeling of warmth and good cheer, and you help alleviate the burdens everyone is struggling with.
Faith can move mountains.
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
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement, nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Time is the great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all of it's students.
We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.