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The older I grow, the more everything seems to me to lie in manliness. This is my new gospel.
How we spend our days is of course how we spend our lives.
You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.
History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.
Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Life is a do-it yourself project.
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.
When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There is something inside all of us that yearns not for reason but for mystery, not for penetrating clear thought but for the whisperings of the irrational, not for science but for wizardry disguised as science, not for rationally founded influence but for magic.
First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.
Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.
Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Came but for friendship, and took away love.
A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you have n't truly decided.
There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps.
Peter A. Cohen
The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.
Let us strive on to finish the work we are in
Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you ?
Benjamin Braddock, The Graduate (1967)
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.
William A. Ward
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.
I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.
I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.
What ever you are be a good one.
You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.
For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.
Luciano De Crescenzo
The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.
I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.
The sun will come up tomorrow
Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.
I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference
Mark Victor Hansen
Love is not love until love's vulnerable.
You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.
I am a great believer in luck and I find that the harder I work the more I have of it.
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
Henri Frederic Amiel
Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.
You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.
Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.
He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.
A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.
Edgar J. Mohn
Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.
Success is achieved by those who try and keep trying with a positive mental attitude.
W. Clement Stone
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.
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.
Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.
Robert H. Schuller
My mama always said, life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.
Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
We must never be afraid to go too far, for success lies just beyond.
It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
We are limited but we can push back the borders of our limitations.
Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.
The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving ; they make mistakes, but they do not quit.
Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
Who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one.
If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first.
Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1990)
You complete me.
You become what you think about.
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
If you don't learn from your mistakes, there's no sense making them.
Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.
Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
The course of true love never did run smooth.
To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.
Edward Bulwer Lytton
Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success.
No man can stand on top because he is put there.
H. H. Vreeland
One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.
I ain't so tough.
Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)
His eyes have made love to me all evening.
Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)
I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.
David O. McKay
Tough times never last but tough people do.
We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.
Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but don't quit.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.
I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.
A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.
If you can dream it, you can do it.
Never say die.
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
Nothing is more validating and affirming than feeling understood. And the moment a person begins feeling understood, that person becomes far more open to influence and change.
The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.