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When god closes a door, he opens a window.
The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.
I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.
Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
Only that day dawns to which we are awake.
Henry David Thoreau
Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?
The Joker, Batman (1989)
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
Honesty is the best image.
Happy wife, happy life.
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.
Captain, it is I, Ensign Pulver, and I just threw your stinking palm tree overboard. Now, what's all this crud about no movie tonight ?
Ensign Pulver, Mister Roberts (1955)
In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.
Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.
Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us footprints in the sands of time.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Think and grow rich.
Don't follow your dreams, chase them.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
Alfred North Whitehead
I scoured many websites, and consulted my friends, my family and our readers for these pearls of wisdom. Now I want to do that again, except this time, I bring to you,
Someday when I grow up, finish school and get a job, I'll start living my life the way I want someday after the mortgage is paid off, the finances are on track and the kids are grown up, I'll drive that new car and take exciting trips abroad someday, now that I'm 9 about to retire, I'll buy that beautiful motor home and travel across this great country, and see all there is to see someday.
The miracle power that elevates the few is to be found in their industry, application and perseverance, under the promptings of a brave determined spirit.
After all, tomorrow is another day !
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one. They promised to take our land, and they did.
First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.
Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?
Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)
"Every achiever I have ever met says, 'My life turned around when I began to believe in me.'"
The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.
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
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Never stop learning. If you learn one new thing everyday, you will overcome 99% of your competition
The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.
Patience and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.
My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.
There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
Love is a little haven of refuge from the world.
Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.
What you are is god's gift to you, what you become is your gift to god.
Anthony Dalla Villa
And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.
What's another word for thesaurus ?
Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.
A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.
Better late than never.
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.
Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !
Gold Hat, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)
Without the human community one single human being cannot survive.
Who, being loved, is poor ?
Happiness can not be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.
Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor
What the heart gives away is never gone. It is kept in the hearts of others.
Robin St. John
Yes, it used to be beautiful -- what with the rackets, whoring, guns.
Lou Pascal, Atlantic City (1980)
From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.
Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.
Don't call me a saint - I don't want to be dismissed that easily.
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
Stephen A. Brennan
Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
I just love when people say I cant do something because all my life people said I wasn't going to make it.
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
We have not yet begun to fight.
John Paul Jones
If money is your hope for independence, you will never have it. The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.
When I've heard all I need to make a decision, I don't take a vote. I make a decision.
Be all you can be.
John C. Maxwell
Whenever I get the energy to exercise, I sit down until it passes.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
To go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see every day, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.
Theodore H. White
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Don't ever give up.
Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.
We are ever free if we would only believe it, only have faith enough. You are the soul, free and eternal, ever free, ever blessed. Have faith enough and you will be free in a minute.
"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.
George P. Burnham
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
Among the things you can give and still keep are your word, a smile, and a grateful heart.
Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.
Mark Victor Hansen
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.
Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)
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.
I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among my people the greatest asset I possess, and the way to develop the best in a person is by appreciation and encouragement. I believe in giving people incentive to work. So I am anxious to praise but loath to find fault. I am hearty in my approbation and lavish in my praise.
Charles M. Schwab
Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed. Our love to others, and others love to us.
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.
Bad news, compadres, this place is magic as hell.
In life you need either inspiration or desperation.
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.
I'm going to stop procrastinating once I get around to it.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.