We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.
Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.
Love the giver more than the gift.
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The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.
All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.
It is never too late to be what we might have been
A martini. Shaken, not stirred.
James Bond, Goldfinger (1964)
Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.
I make wine at home. I make it out of raisins so that it will be aged automatically.
Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.
Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)
Begin with the end in mind.
You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.
The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.
Michel de Montaigne
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)
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
Success is a journey not a destination.
Above all to thine own self be true.
Volunteering is not a choice, it's a responsibility.
Ashley E. Hyder
People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.
John C. Maxwell
Dwell not on the past. Use it to illustrate a point, then leave it behind. Nothing really matters except what you do now in this instant of time. From this moment onwards you can be an entirely different person, filled with love and understanding, ready with an outstretched hand, uplifted and positive in every thought and deed.
Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.
You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
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
To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.
Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.
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.
A life lived in fear is a life half lived.
The best proof of love is trust.
For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.
I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.
Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)
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 best way out is always through.
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
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.
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.
There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.
William George Jordan
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it , if you can dream it, you can become it.
William Arthur Ward
Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.
I'll remember you, honey. You're the one that got away.
Hud Bannon, Hud (1963)
That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
Until we take how we see ourselves (and how we see others) into account, we will be unable to understand how others see and feel about themselves and their world. Unaware, we will project our intentions on their behavior and call ourselves objective.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
After your jump, the net appears.
Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.
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.
I have a head for business and a bod for sin.
Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)
Sawyer, you're going out a youngster, but
you've got to come back a star!
Julian Marsh, 42nd Street (1933)
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
We come to beginnings only at the end.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
He who has hope has everything.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck.
The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.
The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.
You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.
Charles F. Kettering
It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
What concerns me is not the way things are, but rather the way people think things are.
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.
To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Love is the emblem of eternity, it confounds all notion of time, effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.
Germaine De Stael
So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable , and no man is useless while he has a friend.
Robert Louis Stevenson
The pellet with the poison's in the vessel with the pestle. The chalice from the palace has the brew that is true.
Hubert Hawkins, The Court Jester (1956)
Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
I am both pleased but astonished by the fact that mankind has not yet begun to use all the means and devices that are available for destruction. I hope that such weapons are never manufactured in quantity.
You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.
Whatever you need more of is what you need to tithe some. quotes
Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
Here's looking at you, kid.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Live with passion !
Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.
An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.
The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.
Never give in -- never, never, never, never.
Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.
Listen, I have an update from Taako Central. I've updated my list of people I trust and things I believe to no one and nothing ! Not a joke, I don't trust you, half-pint, I don't trust Jeff from Today's Special, I don't trust Barold whatever-his-name - nobody, I trust nobody.
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.
We have a problem. ''Congratulations. '' But it's a tough problem. ''Then double congratulations. ''
W. Clement Stone
Love starts with a smile, grows with a kiss and ends with a tear.
Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.
Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.
Wherever there's a fight so hungry people can eat, I'll be there.
Tom Joad, The Grapes Of Wrath (1940)
If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.
The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)
Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
It's never too late to be what you might have been.
Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.
You do not lead by hitting people over the head -- that's assault, not leadership.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Wherever there is danger, there lurks opportunity ; whenever there is opportunity, there lurks danger. The two are inseparable. They go together.
What is a friend ? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac... It's in the hole ! It's in the hole ! It's in the hole !