Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.
I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.
All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.
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A life without love in it is like a heap of ashes upon a deserted hearth, with the fire dead, the laughter stilled and the light extinguished.
My life is my message.
If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.
John Churton Collins
Talent is formed in solitude, character in the bustle of the world.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel, its poverty by how little.
W. R. Inge
Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.
Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''
Robert H. Schuller
We'll always have Paris.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.
The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.
David O. McKay
Without the human community one single human being cannot survive.
Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes-- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds'--can you help others do the same.
I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.
John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)
I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.
The best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.
Courage is not a virtue of value among other personal values like love or fidelity. It is the foundation that underlies and gives reality to all other virtues and personal values. Without courage our love pales into mere dependency. Without courage our fidelity becomes conformism.
Attitude is everything.
Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.
St Francis De Sales
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
Wealth is the product of man's ability to think.
There are few people who can manage more than their own business.
Motherhood qualified me to let the child within come out and play.
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
Excellence is more fun than mediocrity.
I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.
Martin Luther King Jr.
These go to eleven.
Nigel Tufnel, This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.
Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.
If you love someone, set them free.
Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.
Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , Wisdom is humble that she knows no more.
Be the best that you can be.
In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.
We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.
Positive attitudes come in unlimited quantities. Everybody can have one free !
I am not overly impressed by the great names and reputations of those who might be trying to beat me to an invention... . Its their 'ideas' that appeal to me.
Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.
The best proof of love is trust.
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.
Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?
Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)
Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from weak minds.
The person who will not stand for something will fall for anything.
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?
If you think you can, or you think you can't, you're probably right.
Your neighbor's vision is as true for him as your own vision is true for you.
Miguel de Unamuno
Thou love life ? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff that life is made of.
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
When the going gets tough the tough get going.
Joseph P. Kennedy
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.
I see dead people.
Cole Sear, The Sixth Sense (1999)
Honesty characterizes the person and enables him to create an identity, to communicate a real presence, and to establish authentic bonds with others. The individual increasingly comes to know who he is through the stand he takes when he expresses his ideas, values, beliefs, and convictions, and through the declaration and ownership of his feelings.
Obstacles are great incentives.
After all, tomorrow is another day !
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.
My heart is ever at your service.
The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.
Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.
The Wizard of Oz
Hi-Yo, Silver !
The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)
There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.
David Starr Jordan
A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.
Come out, come out, wherever you are !
Max Cady, Cape Fear (1991)
Real love is a permanently self-enlarging experience.
M. Scott Peck
People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.
Norman Vincent Peale
Tell me and I forget , show me and I remember , involve me and I understand.
Every time we open our mouths, men look into our minds.
Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.
It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?
Rita, Cameraman (1982)
You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.
William S. Burroughs
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
Robert F. Kennedy
I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.
Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)
When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
Charles A. Beard
Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.
The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.
Friendship often ends in love, but love in friendship - never.
Charles Caleb Colton
Old love does not rust.
It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
George S. Patton
Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.
Franklin P. Jones
The pellet with the poison's in the vessel with the pestle. The chalice from the palace has the brew that is true.
Hubert Hawkins, The Court Jester (1956)
Love, by its very nature, is unworldly, and it is for this reason rather than its rarity that it is not only apolitical but anti-political, perhaps the most powerful of all anti-political human forces.
The best way out is always through.
Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.
Ask for advice but do what you think is best.
It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.
The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.
Cecil B. DeMille
There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.
Intelligence without ambition is like a bird without wings.
C. Archie Danielson
Kindness is always fashionable.
America E. Barr
Life's blows can not break a person whose spirit is warmed at the fire of enthusiasm.
Norman Vincent Peale
Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.