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Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while Nature cures the disease
Ask nothing, want nothing in return. Give what you have to give, it will come back to you, but do not think of that now.
The road to success is always under construction.
A life lived in fear is half lived.
Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.
John S. Hinds
Lust is what makes you keep wanting it, even when you have no desire to be with each other. Love is what makes you keep wanting to be with each other, even when you have no desire to do it.
Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.
Laughing at our mistakes can lengthen our own life. Laughing at someone else's can shorten it.
But inaction itself is a kind of action, and it has consequences. Consistently and absolutely maintained, inaction would necessarily lead to swift ruin , it would be a form of suicide. A refusal to enter into the world is a refusal to meet the challenge of reality which darkly demands that I dare and find out what will happen. In my situation I bear responsibility for what occurs because I do not intervene , if I can do something and I don't do it, I am guilty of the consequences of my inaction.
He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
And that's how you play "Get the Guests".
George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)
I believe that it is better to learn from the diverse people around us than to try in vain to emulate them, better to be a teacher than a role model. As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
No one became poor by giving alms.
If we are going to teach 'creation science' as an alternative to evolution, then we should also teach the stork theory as an alternative to biological reproduction.
If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''
Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.
Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.
Robert H. Schuller
Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.
The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.
Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.
Know what's weird? Day by day, nothing seems to change, but pretty soon, everything's different.
Calvin from Calvin and Hobbes
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration
Be of love a little more careful than of anything.
Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !
The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Where there is no vision, the people perish.
Knowing means to penetrate through the surface, in order to arrive at the roots, and hence the causes, knowing means to "see" reality in its nakedness. Knowing does not mean to be in the possession of the truth , it means to penetrate the surface and to strive critically and actively in order to approach truth ever more closely.
Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.
Tonight's weather forecast - dark, with continued darkness until morning.
There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.
No involvement, no commitment.
I think therefore I am
Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractionsthe little soon-forgotten charities of a kiss, a smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment in the disguise of a playful raillery, and the countless other infinitesimals of pleasurable thought and genial feeling.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
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.
Henry David Thoreau
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.
We conceal it from ourselves in vain, we must always love something. In those matters seemingly removed from love, the feeling is secretly to be found, and man can not possibly live for a moment without it.
He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?
Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)
Attica ! Attica !
Sonny Wortzik, Dog Day Afternoon (1975)
Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.
Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.
Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?
The Joker, Batman (1989)
Watch the skies, everywhere, keep looking ! Keep watching the skies !
Ned Scotty Scott, The Thing From Another World (1951)
What do you feel like doing tonight ?
Angie, Marty (1955)
Union gives strength.
It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.
For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.
Follow your dreams.
Find the good -- and praise it.
Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.
Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.
John Stuart Mill
Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.
William Arthur Ward
Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.
William George Jordan
You make me want to be a better man.
Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)
Who so loves believes the impossible.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.
Anyone who thinks the sky is the limit, has limited imagination.
I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.
I am speaking now of the highest duty we owe our friends, the noblest, the most sacred that of keeping their own nobleness, goodness, pure and incorrupt. . . . If we let our friend become cold and selfish and exacting without a remonstrance, we are no true lover, no true friend.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.
General Douglas MacArthur
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
If you listen to your fears, you will die never knowing what a great person you might have been.
Robert H. Schuller
Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
Live with passion !
Love is something eternal.
Vincent Van Gogh
It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.
The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.
I have failed over and over again. That is why I succeed.
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.
Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.
, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. Its not the hard work that kills, its the worrying that kills.
The worst thing you can try to do is cling to something that is gone, or to recreate it.
Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.
Henry Van Dyke
Believe that the loose ball that you are chasing has your name on it.
Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.
You create your reality.
Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it can not be seen or measured - yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more than any material possession ever could.
Barbara De Angelis
Before I learned the art, a punch was just a punch, and a kick, just a kick. After I learned the art, a punch was no longer a punch, a kick, no longer a kick. Now that I understand the art, a punch is just a punch and a kick is just a kick.
What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.
In the court of basketball, there are no objections only rejections.
If you only look at what is, you might never attain what could be.
The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.
Henry David Thoreau
Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.
Norman Vincent Peale
If one has to submit, it is wasteful not to do so with the best grace possible.
Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.
Little strokes fell great oaks.
I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.
Do not be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.
W. Clement Stone
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.
William A. Ward
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.
Blanche Dubois, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.