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The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
It is love alone that gives worth to all things.
Santa Teresa de Jesus
Well, nobody's perfect.
Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)
We loved with a love that was more than love.
Edgar Allan Poe
Love is a verb.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Don't think it, ink it.
Mark Victor Hansen
The way to happiness : keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Fill your life with love. Scatter sunshine. Forget self, think of others. Do as you would be done by. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.
Norman Vincent Peale
Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
I love him because he's the kind of guy who gets drunk on a glass of buttermilk, and I love the way he blushes right up over his ears. I love him because he doesn't know how to kiss, the jerk !
Sugarpuss O'Shea, Ball Of Fire (1941)
As a man thinketh in his heart so is he.
If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.
Perfect love can not be without equality.
One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.
You have available to you, right now, a powerful supercomputer. This powerful tool has been used through-out history to take people from rags to riches, from poverty and obscurity to success and fame, from unhappiness and frustration to joy and self-fulfillment, and it can do the same for you.
The vedanta recognizes no sin, it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you are a sinner, a miserable creature, and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that.
I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.
Live life with passion.
Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.
Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)
Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.
W. Clement Stone
This is the people's war ! It is our war ! We are the fighters ! Fight it, then ! Fight it with all that is in us, and may god defend the right.
Vicar, Mrs Miniver (1942)
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.
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.
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
One sure-fire way to stay creative force yourself to learn something new.
We have a problem. ''Congratulations. '' But it's a tough problem. ''Then double congratulations. ''
W. Clement Stone
We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.
John W. Turk
To me, the idea and expectation that the day is slowly and surely coming when we will be able to honestly say we are our brother's keeper and not his oppressor is very beautiful.
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
It is the patient building of character, the intense struggle to realize the truth, which alone will tell in the future of humanity.
Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.
Every man is more than just himself; he also represents the unique, the very special and always significant and remarkable point at which the world's phenomena intersect, only once in this way, and never again.
Familiar acts are beautiful through love.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Those who work at a thing heart and soul not only achieve success in it but through their absorption in that they also realize the supreme truth - brahman. Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god.
To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.
The oneness of human beings is the basic ethical thread that holds us together.
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue.
Steve McCroskey, Airplane (1980)
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.
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
The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.
The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.
Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.
There are no mistakes, save one, the failure to learn from a mistake.
How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.
Love is perfect kindness
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.
Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
The main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.
I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.
Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
Average investors are on the outside trying to look into the inside of the company or property they are investing in.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
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.
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
Commit yourself to a dream... Nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.
Robert H. Schuller
Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.
What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.
Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.
Rhett Butler, Gone With The Wind (1939)
A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.
And for an hour, for an hour, I'm the best actress in the world.
Bree Daniels, Klute (1971)
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.
Narrator, The Naked City (1948)
Don't look back - forward, infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience - then alone can great deeds be accomplished.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.
Charles F. Kettering
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
Begin with the end in mind.
If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up.
Norman Vincent Peale
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
Whatever our souls are made up, his and mine are the same.
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.
One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.
We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.
In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.
Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.
Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?
Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.
Do it now !
Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.
The list is an absolute good. The list is life.
Itzak Stern, Schindler's List (1993)
We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.
Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.
Robert H. Schuller
Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.
If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it.
The hottest love has the coldest end.
Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.
Shri Ramakrishna used to say, "As long as I live, so long do I learn". That man or that society which has nothing to learn is already in the jaws of death. Heart and core of everything here is good, that whatever may be the surface waves, deep down and underlying everything, there is an infinite basis of goodness and love.
We must have friendship for all, we must be merciful toward those that are in misery, when people are happy, we ought to be happy, and to the wicked we must be indifferent. These attitudes will make the mind peaceful.
If you look at what you have in life, You'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, You'll never have enough.
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.
There is no such thing as failure. There are only results.
We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.