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If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
Eddie, you're a born loser.
Bert Gordon, The Hustler (1961)
Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.
If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.
Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it
This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.
Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.
We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.
Every action that helps us manifest our divine nature more and more is good, every action that retards it is evil.
Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.
Freaks, Freaks (1932)
Security is a kind of death.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.
I ain't so tough.
Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal
You can not step twice into the same river, for other waters are continually flowing on.
Never seek to tell thy love. Love that never told can be, for the gentle wind does move silently, invisibly.
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
Wherever there's a fight so hungry people can eat, I'll be there.
Tom Joad, The Grapes Of Wrath (1940)
Ideas won't keep, something must be done about them.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
You may conquer with the sword, but you are conquered by a kiss.
Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.
Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time
Marion Wright Edelman
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.
No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.
Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die !
Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride (1987)
Love is like a piece of art work, even the smallest bit can be so beautiful.
Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.
W. Clement Stone
Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.
We are born in relationship, we are wounded in relationship, and we can be healed in relationship.
The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do.
Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.
Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass!
Paul J. Meyer
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.
The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.
An obstacle is often a stepping stone.
Follow the money.
Deep Throat, All The President's Men (1976)
Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.
A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.
Misfortunes often sharpen the genius.
We will find only what we look for, nothing more and nothing less.
Each person born into this world represents something new, something that never existed before, something original and unique.
Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.
It isn't hard to be good from time to time in sports. What's tough is being good every day.
Make no mistake, my friend, it takes more than money to make men rich.
A. P. Gouthey
No legacy is so rich as honesty.
If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.
Someday when I grow up, finish school and get a job, I'll start living my life the way I want someday after the mortgage is paid off, the finances are on track and the kids are grown up, I'll drive that new car and take exciting trips abroad someday, now that I'm 9 about to retire, I'll buy that beautiful motor home and travel across this great country, and see all there is to see someday.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
Every dog has his day.
Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
Success is never ending, failure is never final.
Dr. Robert Schuller
Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.
As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.
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.
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
Vincent Van Gogh
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.
To be in love is merely to be in a state of perpetual anesthesia. To mistake an ordinary young man for a greek god or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.
A small house will hold a hundred friends.
Well, nobody's perfect.
Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)
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
How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg ? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.
A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.
Charles M. Schwab
Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
Charles A. Beard
We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.
When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.
Norman Vincent Peale
Triumph often is nearest when defeat seems inescapable.
Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.
If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance.
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
First rule of fight club is, you do not talk about fight Club.
Tyler Durden, Fight Club (1999)
Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.
Commit yourself to a dream nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.
Robert H. Schuller
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.
People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in the world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can't find them, make them.
George Bernard Shaw
Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.
Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.
If you build it, he will come.
Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)
Kindness is always fashionable.
America E. Barr
Shane ! Shane ! Come back !
Joey Starrett, Shane (1953)
No one became poor by giving alms.
We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.