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I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.
Vito Corleone, The Godfather (1972)
The ready back gets all the loads.
The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.
The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.
Must you flirt ?
Ninotchka, Leon (1939)
Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.
If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.
Familiar acts are beautiful through love.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
Be loyal to people in their absence. Then watch how others begin having more faith and confidence in you, because they know you won't be talking about them behind their backs.
The book you don't read cant help.
They call it a "Royale with Cheese".
Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)
Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.
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.
The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.
I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot , but make it hot by striking.
William B. Sprague
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.
You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
Let not him who is houseless pull down the house of another, but let him work diligently and build one for himself, thus by example assuring that his own shall be safe from violence when built.
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.
It is not the critic who counts, nor the man who points out how the strong man stumbled, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs and comes short again and again, who knows great enthusiasms, great devotions, who spends himself in a worthy cause, who, at the best, knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who, at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.
Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !
Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.
Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them.
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
He must have a truly romantic nature, for he weeps when there is nothing at all to weep about.
Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !
President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)
Virtuous and wise he was, but not severe , He still remember'd that he once was young.
We shall neither fail nor falter, we shall not weaken or tire. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.
The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.
I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.
To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though chequered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the grey twilight that knows not victory or defeat.
A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance, and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.
Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.
Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.
John F. Kennedy
If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.
Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost, that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau
It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.
Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
David Lloyd George
It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.
Great minds have purposes others have wishes.
Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
All love that has not friendship for it's base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.
Norman Vincent Peale
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!
Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
They say you were shot in the tabloids.
Nora Charles, Nick Charles (1934)
Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.
He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The old religions said that he was an atheist who did not believe in god. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.
Be the ball.
Ty Webb, Caddyshack (1980)
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.
Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.
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
The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.
The rare individual who honestly satisfies this heart-hunger ( praise ) will hold people in the palm of his hand, and even the undertaker will be sorry when he dies.
You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.
Count your blessings.
Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.
Robert H. Schuller
It's showtime !
Joe Gideon, All That Jazz (1979)
A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction
It looks as if there were a single ultimate goal for mankind, a far goal toward which all persons strive. This is called variously by different authors self-actualization, self- realization, integration, psychological health, individuation, autonomy, creativity, productivity, but they all agree that this amounts to realizing the potentialities of the person, that is to say, becoming fully human, everything that person can be.
No matter where you go, there you are.
We are like tea bags - we don't know our own strength until we're in hot water.
Go ahead, make my day.
Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)
Love is not blind. It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.
Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.
That dirty, double-crossin' rat !
Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)
He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.
What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.
George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.
The road to success is always under construction.
I didn't have time to hire half my coaching staff. I didn't know any of the players by sight, but somehow we got through spring ball with the help of a couple of graduate assistants.
All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.
If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.
I feel like a tiny bird with a big song !
Jerry Van Amerongen
God gives us our relatives - thank God we can choose our friends.
Ethel Watts Mumford
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Know thyself was the inscription over the Oracle at Delphi. And it is still the most difficult task any of us faces. But until you truly know yourself, strengths and weaknesses, know what you want to do and why you want to do it, you can not succeed in any but the most superficial sense of the word. The leader never lies to himself, especially about himself, knows his flaws as well as his assets, and deals with them directly. You are your own raw material. When you know what you consist of and why you want to make of it, then you can invent yourself.
Warriors, come out to play !
Luther, The Warriors (1979)
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)
It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.
People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in the world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can't find them, make them.
George Bernard Shaw
Triumph often is nearest when defeat seems inescapable.