God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
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There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.
This is this.
Michael Vronsky, The Deer Hunter (1978)
Face it girls, I'm older and I have more insurance.
Evelyn Couch, Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
If I know what love is, it is because of you.
The greater the obstacle the more glory.
Be grateful to the Man you help, think of him as god. Is it not a great privilege to be allowed to worship god by helping our fellow men ?
If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.
What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.
Never giving up and pushing forward will unlock all the potential we are capable of.
Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
James F. Bymes
For Love is Immortality.
You must take personal responsibility. You can not change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love.
Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.
Tolerance can lead to learning something.
It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.
As a mother of teenagers, do you know how many times I picked up the phone to apologize to my own mother ?
Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.
Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.
William Ellery Channing
I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for their religion. I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more. I could be martyr'd for my religion. Love is my religion. And I could die for that. I could die for you.
Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
David Lloyd George
Do it now !
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.
I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?
Rita, Cameraman (1982)
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Unfortunately, most of the students in martial art are conformers. The student seldom learns to depend upon himself for expression. Instead, he faithfully or blindly follows an instructor, the authority figure, and his instructor's imposed
pattern. That way, the student feels he is no longer alone and finds security in mass imitation. However, what is nurtured is the dependent mind rather than independent inquiry, which is so essential to genuine understanding. So through daily conditioning a student will probably be skilled according to a pattern, however, he will not come to understand himself.
The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
One of the greatest moments in anybody's developing experience is when he no longer tries to hide from himself but determines to get acquainted with himself as he really is.
Norman Vincent Peale
The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.
It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.
We more frequently fail to face the right problem than fail to solve the problem we face.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.
Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.
Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.
Daniel Monroe Tuttle
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
I am not a toy. I am a spork !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
Honor the ocean of love.
George de Benneville
Advice after the mischief is like medicine after death.
War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.
Happiness is a state of activity.
Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.
Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a 'genius' is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework.
Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.
Love is something eternal.
Vincent Van Gogh
Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.
Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -
I saw and loved.
My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
When something is finally obvious that should have been obvious years before, we call it common sense.
You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?
P. T. Barnum
Never spend your money before you have it.
When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.
They merit more praise who know how to suffer misery than those who temper themselves in contentment.
Many of life's failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.
Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement
W. Clement Stone
There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.
May you live all the days of your life.
Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.
Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.
Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.
Fear is the parent of cruelty.
Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.
Ideas without action are worthless.
We'll always have Paris.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Come live in my heart and pay no rent.
Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.
Great music and art are earthly wonders, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.
We rob banks.
Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)
The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good.
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes
Our happiness depends on the habit of mind we cultivate. So practice happy thinking every day. Cultivate the merry heart, develop the happiness habit, and life will become a continual feast.
Norman Vincent Peale
Truth fears no questions.
Ineffective people live day after day with unused potential. They experience synergy only in small, peripheral ways in their lives. But creative experiences can be produced regularly, consistently, almost daily in people's lives. It requires enormous personal security and openness and a spirit of adventure.
I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's were the fun is.
Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into !
Oliver, Sons Of The Desert (1933)
If you build it, he will come.
Field of Dreams
We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.
Gerald J. Simmons
Love is the only rational act.
As physicians, we are invited into the most intimate chambers of our patients’ lives. We
should acknowledge that unfettered trust with dignity, deference, and respect. For a physician,
caring for patients is not only a duty; it is a privilege. Alleviating pain and restoring
health for another human being can induce an exhilaration few others experience in their
Michael E. DeBakey
Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.
Love is not blind. It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.
In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing, the worst thing you can do is nothing.
The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.
Jacques Benigne Bossuel
We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.
I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.
Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)
If there is one word that you find coming out like a bomb from the upanishads, bursting like a bombshell upon masses of ignorance, it is the word fearlessness.
Don't mess with the bull, young man. You'll get the horns !
Principal Richard Vernon, The Breakfast Club (1985)
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.