Romanticism is not just a mode, it literally eats into every life. Women will never get rid of just waiting for the right man.
The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.
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There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.
The tapas and the other hard yogas that were practiced in other yugas do not work now. What is needed in this yuga is giving, helping others. Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.
It isn't hard to be good from time to time in sports. What's tough is being good every day.
A life lived in fear is half lived.
I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.
Dorothy L. Sayers
Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
Robert F. Kennedy
Love is a verb.
Martin Luther King Jr.
A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards.
We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
Seeing yourself as you want to be is the key to personal growth.
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)
I'll be taking these huggies and whatever cash you got.
H. I. McDunnough, Raising Arizona (1987)
We will find only what we look for, nothing more and nothing less.
If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.
Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.
You don't get to choose how you're going to die, only how you're going to live.
I'm the ghost with the most, babe.
Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)
Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.
I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.
Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.
Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)
Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.
Love knows no bounds.
No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.
Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only
They can because they think they can.
Never complain about what you permit.
Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Norman Vincent Peale
Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.
All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.
Your talent is god's gift to you.
Your self-beliefs either support or undermine you.
Yippie-ki-yay, motherfucker !
John McClane, Die Hard (1988)
Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.
Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.
Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed
The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.
Jacques Benigne Bossuel
People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Robert H. Schuller
I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.
Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you ?
Benjamin Braddock, The Graduate (1967)
Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.
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.
Face it girls, I'm older and I have more insurance.
Evelyn Couch, Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
Obstacles are what appear when you take your eyes off your dreams.
Count your blessings.
You complete me.
We are born in relationship, we are wounded in relationship, and we can be healed in relationship.
You can't express every feeling that you have every moment that you have them.
When Harry Met Sally
Winners never quit and quitters never win !
Excellence is more fun than mediocrity.
I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.
Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)
You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.
Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)
People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.
Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?
Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)
The dove is my emblem. I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it. I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.
Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.
Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.
A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds, it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change.
Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.
Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)
The worst part of life is waiting. The best part of life is having someone worth waiting for.
The measure of a man is what he does with power.
That first peak is the best place to pause and look back, to see if you took the easiest route, to learn the lessons from the first climb. And it is the best place to examine the terrain ahead, to change your plans and goals, to take a deep breath and begin climbing again.
Whoever is open, loyal, true ; of humane and affable demeanour, honourable himself, and in his judgement of others, faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man... .such a man is a true gentleman.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it. I can take it in small doses, but as a lifestyle I find it too confining.
Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.
It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.
My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !
Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)
He who risks and fails can be forgiven. He who never risks and never fails is a failure in his whole being.
One, two, Freddy's coming for you.
Children, A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.
The greatest thing you'll ever learn is to love and be loved in return.
Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching
Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.
Robert M. Pirsig
Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.
When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.
The only real valuable thing is intuition.
If you know peace, then you thrive , if you know contentment, then you are rich.
Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.
No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.
Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.
Do what you love and the money will follow
Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.
Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.
Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)
We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.
When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.