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I have realized god sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see god in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.
When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?
I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.
Ideas... they have the power
Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.
The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.
Winners lose much more often than losers. So if you keep losing but you're still trying, keep it up ! You're right on track.
Matthew Keith Groves
Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.
Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)
What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.
Always bear in mind, that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.
Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.
Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.
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.
A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.
Greg Henry Quinn
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.
Bernice Johnson Reagon
We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.
Joseph Chilton Pearce
Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.
Love is a many splendered thing.
Nat King Cole
Laughing at our mistakes can lengthen our own life. Laughing at someone else's can shorten it.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.
To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
I have learned that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
Whoever is open, loyal, true ; of humane and affable demeanour, honourable himself, and in his judgement of others, faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man... .such a man is a true gentleman.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.
Edward Bulwer Lytton
Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
Warriors, come out to play !
Luther, The Warriors (1979)
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
It's always darkest before the dawn.
Ask for advice but do what you think is best.
A healthy outside starts from the inside
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
Norman Vincent Peale
Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.
Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.
Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.
Otomo No Yakamochi
Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.
A Native American grandfather was talking to his grandson about how he felt. He said, 'I feel as if I have two wolves fighting in my heart. One wolf is the vengeful, violent one, the other wolf is the loving compassionate one.' The grandson asked him, 'Which wolf will win the fight in your heart?' The grandfather answered, 'The one I feed.'
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.
Janet Erskine Stuart
To God, there is no zero. I still exist.
Scott Carey, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)
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)
Life is a great story. It's just that sometimes we forget we are the author and can write it however we want.
John P. Strelecky
Above all, beware of compromises. Hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others fads through the greed of getting supporters. Your atman is the support of the universe - whose support do you stand in need of ?
If you're going through hell, keep going.
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.
There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word freedom , justice , honor , duty , mercy , hope.
It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear, about two nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.
I like to watch.
Chance, Being There (1979)
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
No great man ever complains of want of opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.
Only the educated are free.
Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.
I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)
Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
It means a great deal to those who are oppressed to know that they are not alone. And never let anyone tell you that what you are doing is insignificant. Bishop
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?
There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.
It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.
Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)
You become what you think about.
You're happiest while you're making the greatest contribution.
Robert F. Kennedy
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
No matter what I ever do or say, Heathcliff, this is me, now, standing on this hill with you. This is me, forever.
Cathy, Wuthering Heights (1939)
He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
Many hands make light work.
If you face a delicate situation, don't go into it wearing your spurs or you'll rip it apart. Instead, dress for the occasion. Cloak yourself in diplomacy. Vest yourself with wisdom, and wear a smile.
Anne Mackay Thompson
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.
Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !
We are made for loving. If we don't love, we will be like plants without water.
Its obvious that we don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.
Learning is definitely not mere imitation or the ability to accumulate and conform to fixed knowledge. Learning is a constant process of discovery and never a concluding one. In JKD we begin not by accumulation but by discovering the cause of our ignorance, and oftentimes this involves a shedding process. Truth will not come until we have come to understand personally the whole process of the working of our being. After all, ultimately, knowledge in martial art simply means self-knowledge, and JKD can become intelligible only in the vigorous and constant process of self-inquiry and self-discovery.
Okay, but I get to be on top.
Josh, Big (1988)
I am someone else when I'm with you, someone more like myself.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
We conceal it from ourselves in vain, we must always love something. In those matters seemingly removed from love, the feeling is secretly to be found, and man can not possibly live for a moment without it.
It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You can not make progress without making decisions.
There are few people who can manage more than their own business.
Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.
If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
William Curry Theodore
But I would be proud.
Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)
It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.
Little strokes fell great oaks.
Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can.
Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !
Jerry, Some Like It Hot (1959)
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.