Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.
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The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.
Tim Blixseth Bono
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.
By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
One does evil enough when one does nothing good.
Find out what it means to die - not physically, that's inevitable - but to die to everything that is known, to die to your family, to your attachments, to all the things that you have accumulated, the known, the known pleasures, the known fears. Die to that every minute and you will see what it means to die so that the mind is made fresh, young, and therefore innocent, so that there is incarnation not in a next life, but the next day.
People who exercise their embryonic freedom day after day, little by little, expand that freedom. People who do not will find that it withers until they are literally 'being lived'. They are acting out scripts written by parents, associates and society.
You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.
For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us.
One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus ; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.
A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.
John Lennon Mignon McLaughlin
Luck is when opportunity knocks, and you answer.
Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time
Marion Wright Edelman
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.
A life lived in fear is a life half lived.
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.
The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.
Rodney L. Parsley
We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.
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
I saw and loved.
It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
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.
Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.
A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle
And for an hour, for an hour, I'm the best actress in the world.
Bree Daniels, Klute (1971)
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
Love is not blind. It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.
Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
The dove is my emblem... . I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it... . I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.
It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.
Anything is possible.
Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.
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.
If you're proactive, you don't have to wait for circumstances or other people to create perspective expanding experiences. You can consciously create your own.
They are able because they think they are able.
I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die.
Roy Batty, Blade Runner (1982)
No wire hangers, ever !
Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest (1981)
Love is a little haven of refuge from the world.
Find the good -- and praise it.
If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.
Little strokes fell great oaks.
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
Henri Frederic Amiel
Private victories precede public victories. You can't invert that process any more than you can harvest a crop before you plant it.
Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.
It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.
Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.
If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up.
Norman Vincent Peale
For love is heaven, and heaven is love.
Sir Walter Scott
Between stimulus and response, one has the freedom to choose.
Dreams don't work unless you do.
John C. Maxwell
Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
One of the things I keep learning is that the secret of being happy is doing things for other people.
Believe that the loose ball that you are chasing has your name on it.
Don't wait. The time will never be just right.
A man takes a drop too much once in a while, it's only human nature.
Charlie Allnut, Rose Sayer (1951)
When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished by how much the old man had learned in 7 years.
Indecision is the thief of opportunity.
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.
The way we see the problem is the problem.
War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.
A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.
Every artist was first an amateur.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Faced with the choice between changing one's mind and proving that there is no need to do so, almost everyone gets busy on the proof.
John Kenneth Galbraith
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)
Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.
Love is the only rational act.
Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.
A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.
To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.
We loved with a love that was more than love.
Edgar Allan Poe
Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.
We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within
Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.
Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.
Robert M. Pirsig
You create your reality.
Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be a revelation.
Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.
William Ellery Channing
Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.
What is a friend ? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.
Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise.
You control your future, your destiny. What you think about comes about. By recording your dreams and goals on paper, you set in motion the process of becoming the person you most want to be. Put your future in good hands -- your own.
Mark Victor Hansen
Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.
People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.
People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
Love is a symbol of eternity that wipes away all sense of time, removing all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end.
We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so, but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.