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Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.
Love cures people - both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
When I hear somebody sigh, life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, compared to what ?
Triumph often is nearest when defeat seems inescapable.
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.
A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.
Love knows no bounds.
This is nothing !
Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)
Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.
May the Force be with you.
Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)
Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.
Freaks, Freaks (1932)
A gentleman can withstand hardships , it is only the small man who, when submitted to them, is swept off his feet.
It is love alone that gives worth to all things.
Santa Teresa de Jesus
I didn't have time to hire half my coaching staff. I didn't know any of the players by sight, but somehow we got through spring ball with the help of a couple of graduate assistants.
Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.
There is no luck except where there is discipline.
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
A heart as soft, a heart as kind, a heart as sound and free as in the whole world thou canst find that heart I'll give to thee.
When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.
It is not good for all our wishes to be filled , through sickness we recognize the value of health, through evil, the value of good, through hunger, the value of food, through exertion, the value of rest.
He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.
A dream is a wish your heart makes.
Wisdom is knowing what to do next.
David Starr Jordan
An obstacle is often a stepping stone.
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.
Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.
William Lowe Bryan
Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.
Henry Ward Beecher
We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within
Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.
King Mongkut, The King And (1956)
Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul
To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
Love is a symbol of eternity that wipes away all sense of time, removing all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end.
Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Be the best that you can be.
We have a responsibility in our time, as others have had in theirs, not to be prisoners of history but to shape history, a responsibility to fill the role of path-finder, and to build with others a global network of purpose and law.
Always do the right thing.
Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)
We love because it's the only true adventure.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love is a hole in the heart.
There is no limit to the power of the human mind. The more concentrated it is, the more power is brought to bear on one point.
But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.
Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called present.
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Do it now !
My principal business is giving commercial value to the brilliant - but misdirected - ideas of others.
Positive anything is better than negative thinking.
And that's how you play "Get the Guests".
George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)
Love is the emblem of eternity, it confounds all notion of time, effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.
Germaine De Stael
Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.
Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. quotes
The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.
Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.
To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.
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.
Ideas without action are worthless.
Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.
Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !
The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.
You have enemies ? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed We hold these truths to be self-evident , that all men are created equal.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give the world your best anyway.
The person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.
There is no chance, no fate, no destiny that can circumvent, or hinder, or control a firm resolve of a determined soul.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost, that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau
You always succeed in producing a result.
If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.
There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.
Narrator, The Naked City (1948)
If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.
This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.
The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.
Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.
Mary Baker Eddy
I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,
Oscar Madison, F (1968)
Don't sweat the small stuff.
The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.
Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.
You're gonna have to learn your cliches. You're gonna have to study them, you're gonna have to learn them, you're gonna have to know them. They're your friends. Write this down: "We gotta play 'em one day at a time."
Hey, Bud, lets party !
Jeff Spicoli, Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)
The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.
It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.
Giving people a little more than they expect is a good way to get back more than you'd expect.
You really can change the world if you care enough.
Marion Wright Edelman
If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.