Discontent is the source of all trouble, but also of all progress, in individuals and nations.
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Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.
Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !
Recognize that transition has a characteristic shape.
We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
Bumper Sticker - Join the Army. See the world, travel to far away places, meet exotic people and kill them.
Know what's weird? Day by day, nothing seems to change, but pretty soon, everything's different.
Calvin from Calvin and Hobbes
Be like a postage stamp. Stick to it until you get there.
History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.
A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.
Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.
Charles M. Shultz
We'll always have Paris.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Live your dreams.
Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.
It is best to love wisely, no doubt, but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.
William Makepeace Thackeray
All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.
Don't call me a saint - I don't want to be dismissed that easily.
Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.
The man who lives without conflict, who lives with beauty and love, is not frightened of death because to love is to die.
The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.
Take heed : you do not find what you do not seek.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are !
The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.
I have failed over and over again. That is why I succeed.
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.
Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.
Mark Victor Hansen
Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.
John Cotton Dana
The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
Yo, Adrian !
Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)
A dream unrealized is a dream imprisoned by that enemy of all enemies - the fear of failure. Set that you will make it happen ! -
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The word courage comes from the same stem as the French word coeur, meaning ''heart''. Thus just as one's heart, by pumping blood to one's arms, legs, and brain enables all the other physical organs to function, so courage makes possible all the psychological virtues. Without courage other values whither away into mere facsimiles of virtue.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.
Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves.
Never react emotionally to criticism. Analyze yourself to determine whether it is justified. If it is, correct yourself. Otherwise, go on about your business.
Norman Vincent Peale
I have seen so many of these, and lived with them, and travelled with them, and oftentimes felt as if I should starve to death on an equal allowance, that I am fully convinced I am correct in saying that the North American Indians, taking them in the aggregate, even where they have an abundance to subsist on, eat less than any civilized population of equal numbers, that I have ever travelled amongst.
My mama always said, life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.
Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)
I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,
Oscar Madison, F (1968)
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast.
Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.
You must be the change you want to see in the world.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.
Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.
Other men have seen angels, But I have seen thee, And thou art enough.
The list is an absolute good. The list is life.
Itzak Stern, Schindler's List (1993)
Here's looking at you, kid.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.
John Churton Collins
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.
Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.
The best way to predict the future is to create it.
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.
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.
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.
Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.
Life is change ; growth is optional. Choose wisely.
Karen Kaiser Clark
I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.
The only abnormality is the incapacity to love.
A ship is safe in harbor, but thats not what ships are for.
I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
If money helps a man to do good to others, it is of some value , but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
Vision doesn't usually come as a lightening bolt. Rather it comes as a slow crystallization of life challenges that we one day recognize as a beautiful diamond with great value to ourselves and others.
Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.
The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.