The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.
Every artist was first an amateur.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word freedom , justice , honor , duty , mercy , hope.
Live with passion.
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 loving are the daring.
One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, 'Well, I'll have a go, too.'
Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.
That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.
Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.
We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.
Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.
Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is progress, working together is success.
Marriage is a door which looks out upon a beautiful view. As that door is opened and the horizon unfolds before you, know that nothing is sweeter than the warmth of one hand within another.
Average investors are on the outside trying to look into the inside of the company or property they are investing in.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.
You must do the things you think you cannot do.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Happiness is a choice.
Barry Neil Kaufman
Positive anything is better than negative thinking.
It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.
Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.
There are never enough I Love You's.
Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.
Margo Channing, All About Eve (1950)
Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.
Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.
Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
Well done is better than well said.
A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.
I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.
City of Angels
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
John Quincy Adams
I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.
One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.
Changes in life are not only possible and predictable, but to deny them is to be an accomplice to one's own unnecessary vegetation.
Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.
Misfortunes, untoward events, lay open, disclose the skill of a general, while success conceals his weakness, his weak points.
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.
Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.
If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.
I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.
You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another.
Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.
Robert H. Schuller
Do you like scary movies ?
Ghostface, Scream (1996)
Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.
The harder you fall the higher you bounce.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.
You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.
Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.
Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.
Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes-- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds'--can you help others do the same.
Don't mess with the bull, young man. You'll get the horns !
Principal Richard Vernon, The Breakfast Club (1985)
Money without brains is always dangerous.
When you arrive at your future, will you blame your past ?
If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.
If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster.
People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!
Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.
Thich Nhat Hanh
Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.
Robert H. Schuller
I want everyone to be the way I strive to become -- to be himself in his truth. Do not follow me, follow yourself ! is the existential challenge. Self-being awakens self-being but does not force itself on it.
The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.
Jacques Benigne Bossuel
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.
Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.
My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !
Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)
Speak what you think today in words as hard as cannon-balls and tomorrow speak what tomorrow thinks in hard words again, though it contradict every thing you said today.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.
Robert H. Schuller
Who's on first.
Dexter, The Naughty Nineties (1945)
There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.
I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.
Whatever you need more of is what you need to tithe some. quotes
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.
My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.
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.
Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.
Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.
Love is a ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.
A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.
A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.
Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.
Pretty much everything will come to him who hustles while he waits. I believe that restlessness is discontent, and discontent is merely the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.
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.
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
George S. Patton
There's no such thing as coulda, shoulda and woulda. If you shoulda and coulda, you woulda done it.
Who so loves believes the impossible.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Some people enter our lives and leave almost instantly. Others stay, and forge such an impression on our heart and soul, we are changed forever.
It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.
Robert H. Goddard
It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.
Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.