The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.
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Love is a bird, she needs to fly.
When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.
Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.
I'll be back.
The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)
As you think in your heart, so shall you be.
Our attitude toward life determines life's attitude towards us.
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot , but make it hot by striking.
William B. Sprague
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.
I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.
We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.
Luciano De Crescenzo
Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.
We are so lazy, we do not want to do anything ourselves. We want a personal god, a savior or a prophet to do everything for us. Long as we believe ourselves to be even the least different from god, fear remains with us, but when we know ourselves to be the one, fear goes, of what can we be afraid ?
There is no substitute for hard work.
It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.
Look up and not down, look forward and not back, look out and not in, and lend a hand.
E. E. Hale
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.
You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.
If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought
To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.
Gieselle C. Viera
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
What the heart gives away is never gone. It is kept in the hearts of others.
Robin St. John
Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.
Robert H. Schuller
You create your reality.
In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.
Wherever there's a fight so hungry people can eat, I'll be there.
Tom Joad, The Grapes Of Wrath (1940)
Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.
Advice after the mischief is like medicine after death.
Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.
You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success -- or are they holding you back ?
W. Clement Stone
Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy.
An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.
When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.
W. Clement Stone
Old love does not rust.
Marcel Marceau, Silent Movie (1976)
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
It looks as if there were a single ultimate goal for mankind, a far goal toward which all persons strive. This is called variously by different authors self-actualization, self- realization, integration, psychological health, individuation, autonomy, creativity, productivity, but they all agree that this amounts to realizing the potentialities of the person, that is to say, becoming fully human, everything that person can be.
If you didn't know me, would you think I was a stranger ?
I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it.
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.
Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.
Mary Anne Radmacher
Don't look back - forward, infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience - then alone can great deeds be accomplished.
There are millions of children today who don't attend school. However, education is the only way to get ahead in this country.
They're here !
Carol Anne Freeling, Poltergeist (1982)
The more we grow in love, virtue and holiness, the more we see love, virtue and holiness outside.
And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
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
I think people should mate for life, like pigeons or catholics.
Isaac Davis, Manhattan (1979)
Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.
The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don't finally meet somewhere, they're in each other all along.
Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Respect the past in the full measure of its desserts, but do not make the mistake of confusing it with the present nor seek in it the ideals of the future.
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
You must take personal responsibility. You can not change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".
Norman Vincent Peale
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.
When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.
An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.
Martin Luther King Jr.
I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.
Mark Victor Hansen
It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.
Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.
Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)
Change your thoughts, change your life.
Discontent is the source of all trouble, but also of all progress, in individuals and nations.
To God, there is no zero. I still exist.
Scott Carey, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)
It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.
One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.
Great oaks from little acorns grow
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
They call me Mister Tibbs !
Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)
A boy's best friend is his mother.
Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)
There's no crying in baseball !
Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)
Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.
Experience is the best teacher.
For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.
I wouldn't give you two cents for all your fancy rules if, behind them, they didn't have a little bit of plain, ordinary, everyday kindness and a little looking out for the other fella, too.
Jefferson Smith, Mr. Smith Goes To Washington (1939)
It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.
When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
Henry David Thoreau
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Now is the time. Needs are great, but your possibilities are greater.
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.
Success is never ending, failure is never final.
Dr. Robert Schuller
There is no education like adversity.
Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.
William Ellery Channing
From what we get, we can make a living, what we give, however makes a life.
An army of a thousand is easy to find, but, ah, how difficult to find a general.
Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression, in order that every man present his views without penalty, there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.
Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.