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I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.
Laughter is the best medicine.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind, the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
The person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.
It is in the small decisions you and I make every day that create our destiny.
Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.
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.
You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.
Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)
Impossible situations can become possible miracles.
Robert H. Schuller
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.
I'll remember you, honey. You're the one that got away.
Hud Bannon, Hud (1963)
Look up and not down, look forward and not back, look out and not in, and lend a hand.
E. E. Hale
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
Love is a great beautifier.
Louisa May Alcott
Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.
Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)
Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.
Robert H. Schuller
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.
Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)
A friend's love says. If you ever need anything, I'll be there. True Love says, you'll never need anything, i'll be there.
First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.
To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.
It's nice to be the best, but not when being the best brings out the worst in you.
You betcha !
Marge Gunderson, Fargo (1996)
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe'' three times.
Norman Vincent Peale
Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.
How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.
Smile ! and the world will smile with you !
It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.
Nelson A. Rockefeller
Strength is life, weakness is death. Expansion is life, contraction is death. Love is life, hatred is death.
If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.
It's easier to remember when you are right than when the other person was right.
Success is the proper utilization of failure.
Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.
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
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up
The best things in life are free.
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
Tell me and I forget , show me and I remember , involve me and I understand.
Throughout the centuries there have been men who took the first steps down new roads armed with nothing but their own vision.
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Nuptial love makes mankind, friendly love perfects it, but wanton love corrupts and debases it.
You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.
One way to become enthusiastic is to look for the plus sign. To make progress in any difficult situation, you have to start with what's right about it and build on that.
Norman Vincent Peale
If anything is worth trying at all, it's worth trying at least ten times.
Dean Marshall Art Linkletter
If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.
The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.
A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
God is subtle but he is not malicious.
Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.
To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.
That which does not kill you makes you stronger.
Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.
Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.
Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you ?
Benjamin Braddock, The Graduate (1967)
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
After every happiness comes misery, they may be far apart or near. The more advanced the soul, the more quickly does one follow the other. What we want is neither happiness nor misery. Both make us forget our true nature, both are chains -- one iron, one gold , behind both is the Atman, who knows neither happiness nor misery. These are states, and states must ever change , but the nature of the atman is bliss, peace, unchanging. We have not to get it, we have it, only wash away the dross and see it.
The outer forms of our lives can change in an instant, but the inner reorientation that brings us back into a vital relation to people and activity takes time.
Count it all joy, my brethren, when you meet various trials, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.
Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.
What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.
Louis L. Mann
The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.
Charles A. Lindbergh
Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement.
Donald A. Laird
The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
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
One of the strongest motives that lead men to art and science is escape from everyday life with its painful crudity and hopeless dreariness, from the fetters of one's own ever-shifting desires. A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought.
I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
People who are afraid to fail can never experience the joys of success.
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Children are all foreigners.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Rough spots sharpen our performance. And more often than not, obstacles can be turned into advantages. You just can't let your disappointment get in the way.
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.
Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you'll help them to become what they are capable of becoming.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
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.
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.
Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.
Charles F. Kettering
It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.
From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.
Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.
Christian Nestell Bovee
Most people don't get much praise in daily life, but we all need it very much. I think receiving praise makes us brave. Down deep we really know our worth, but we don't have easy access to that knowledge. We need to hear praise coming from outside ourselves or we won't remember that we deserve it.
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.