Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.
A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.
Levi ben Gershon
Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking.
William B. Sprague
What is essential is invisible to the eyes.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Astrology and all these mystical things are generally signs of a weak mind, therefore as soon as they are becoming prominent in our minds, we should see a physician, take good food, and rest.
Yes, it used to be beautiful -- what with the rackets, whoring, guns.
Lou Pascal, Atlantic City (1980)
You're gonna need a bigger boat.
Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)
To live happily with other people, ask of them only what they can give.” Tristan Bernard
Love is the enchanted dawn of every heart.
Alphonse Marie De Lamartine
Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.
Mark Victor Hansen
You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.
There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.
Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.
Life is change ; growth is optional. Choose wisely.
Karen Kaiser Clark
Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.
W. Clement Stone
In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.
If I had never met him, I would have dreamed him into being.
Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.
I have seen so many of these, and lived with them, and travelled with them, and oftentimes felt as if I should starve to death on an equal allowance, that I am fully convinced I am correct in saying that the North American Indians, taking them in the aggregate, even where they have an abundance to subsist on, eat less than any civilized population of equal numbers, that I have ever travelled amongst.
It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.
Indecision is the thief of opportunity.
We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.
Gerald J. Simmons
A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle
Volunteering is not a choice, it's a responsibility.
Ashley E. Hyder
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel, its poverty by how little.
W. R. Inge
We get to make a living , we give to make a life.
The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.
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 is like a blazing flame, golden and full of warmth.
This is nothing !
Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)
Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.
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.
Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.
Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.
Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.
Henry Van Dyke
If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.
What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.
George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
It is love alone that gives worth to all things.
Santa Teresa de Jesus
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
Live your dreams.
Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.
Love is a hole in the heart.
Hatred stirreth up strifes, but love covereth all sins.
We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
With malice toward none, with charity for all.
We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.
I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened by old ones.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.
This too, shall pass.
Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?
Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Many of life's failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.
Norman Vincent Peale
To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.
There is no beauty but the beauty of action.
And that's how you play "Get the Guests".
George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)
There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.
Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)
You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.
Booker T. Washington
Yo, Adrian !
Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)
The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.
A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Almost any idea is good if a man has ability and is willing to work hard. The best idea is worthless if the creator is a loafer and ineffective.
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while Nature cures the disease
We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.
Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)
It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has.
Henry Ward Beecher
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Robert H. Schuller
I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.
Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)
Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.
We are stripped of every attribute of freedom and eligibility for legal self defence. Our property may be plundered before our eyes, violence may be committed on our persons, even our lives may be taken away, and there is none to regard our complaints. We are denationalized; we are disfranchised.
Chief John Ross
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.
A life without love in it is like a heap of ashes upon a deserted hearth, with the fire dead, the laughter stilled and the light extinguished.
Action is the antidote to despair.
Michael, we're bigger than U.S. Steel.
Hyman Roth, The Godfather: Part II (1974)
Where there is no vision, the people perish.
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.
Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations
George Bernard Shaw
Success is predictable.
Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.
You sing-a high.
Baravelli, Connie Bailey (1932)
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
The individual activity of one man with backbone will do more than a thousand men with a mere wishbone.
Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.
Stephen R. Covey
Constant dripping hollows out a stone.
No wire hangers, ever !
Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest (1981)
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.