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The heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight. But they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.
Thomas S. Monson
Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
Eddie, you're a born loser.
Bert Gordon, The Hustler (1961)
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while Nature cures the disease
The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.
Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.
The day will come when, after harnessing space, the winds, the tides and gravitation, we shall harness for god the energies of love. And on that day, for the second time in the history of the world, we shall have discovered fire.
Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.
Yo, Adrian !
Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)
If you don't first handle fear and desire, and you get rich, you'll be a high pay slave.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
The older I grow, the more everything seems to me to lie in manliness. This is my new gospel.
Love is a bird, she needs to fly.
I am your father.
Darth Vader, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.
Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.
Love like you'll never be hurt.
All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.
Do, or do not. There is no try.
Yoda, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
Love thy neighbour as thyself.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you can dream it, then you can achieve it. You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.
The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.
The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results.
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
Whenever I get the energy to exercise, I sit down until it passes.
Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.
There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.
Work spares us from three evils boredom, vice, and need.
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.
Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement.
Donald A. Laird
Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!
Larry the Cable Guy
Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.
The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.
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.
Would you like to play a game ?
Joshua The Computer, Wargames (1983)
Nothing happens unless first we dream.
Open your ears before you open your mouth, it may surprise your eyes !
The best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.
When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.
You see, in life, lots of people know what to do, but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough ! You must take action.
When a man comes to a conscious vital realization of those great spiritual forces within himself and begins to use those forces in science, in business, and in life, his progress in the future will be unparalleled.
God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
if you can't lift the corners, let the middle sag.
Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.
Dorothy L. Sayers
He who joyfully marches to music rank and file, has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice. This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once. Heroism at command, how violently I hate all this, how despicable and ignoble war is ; I would rather be torn to shreds than be a part of so base an action. It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?'
What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.
Henry Ward Beecher
When you can't solve the problem, manage it.
Robert H. Schuller
Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.
I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?
Rita, Cameraman (1982)
The intelligent man is one who has successfully fulfilled many accomplishments, and is still willing to learn more.
Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.
Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.
George S. Patton
Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !
Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)
If you aren't going all the way, why go at all ?
The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.
Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.
Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Harold R. McAlindon
The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.
Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.
Adventure is worthwhile.
Your voice makes me tremble inside and your smile is an invitation for my imagination to go wild.
He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
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Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.
Love never claims, it ever gives.
Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?
The Joker, Batman (1989)
Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal
Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr
There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience tells him it is right.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Now is the time. Needs are great, but your possibilities are greater.
Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.
You know the difference between you and me ? I make this look good.
Agent J, Men In Black (1997)
Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.
Live your dreams.
No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.
Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?
When I've heard all I need to make a decision, I don't take a vote. I make a decision.
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
If you know peace, then you thrive , if you know contentment, then you are rich.