Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
Trust in yourself. Your perceptions are often far more accurate than you are willing to believe.
Friendship often ends in love, but love in friendship - never.
Charles Caleb Colton
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carver
Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.
The crocodile is only strong in the water.
Those who wish to sing, always find a song.
There is no instinct like that of the heart.
The chances are that you have already come to believe that happiness is unattainable. But men have attained it. And they have attained it by realizing that happiness does not spring from the procuring of physical or mental pleasure, but from the development of reason and the adjustment of conduct to principles.
Your decision to be, have and do something out of ordinary entails facing difficulties that are out of the ordinary as well. Sometimes your greatest asset is simply your ability to stay with it longer than anyone else.
He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?
Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)
The best way out is always through.
Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.
The Wizard of Oz
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.
The only guide to man is his conscience , the only shield to his memory is the rectitude and sincerity of his actions. It is very imprudent to walk through life without this shield, because we are so often mocked by the failure of our hopes and the upsetting of our calculations, but with this shield, however the fates may play, we march always in the ranks of honor.
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.
Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit, you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.
Norman Vincent Peale
First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe'' three times.
Norman Vincent Peale
The secret of success is to do common things uncommonly well.
John Davidson Rockefeller
I bet you can squeal like a pig.
Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)
Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
Vincent Van Gogh
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.
Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)
Get away from her, you bitch !
Ripley, Aliens (1986)
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
Would you like to come in ?
Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)
I am not overly impressed by the great names and reputations of those who might be trying to beat me to an invention... . Its their 'ideas' that appeal to me.
Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.
All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -
Never react emotionally to criticism. Analyze yourself to determine whether it is justified. If it is, correct yourself. Otherwise, go on about your business.
Norman Vincent Peale
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
J. Robert Oppenheimer
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you often get it.
W. Somerset Manghan
Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.
I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?
Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)
We are so lazy, we do not want to do anything ourselves. We want a personal god, a savior or a prophet to do everything for us. Long as we believe ourselves to be even the least different from god, fear remains with us, but when we know ourselves to be the one, fear goes, of what can we be afraid ?
You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.
Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.
Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)
If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.
The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.
Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
We belong dead.
The Monster, Bride Of Frankenstein (1935)
For hope is but the dream of those that wake.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Love, two minds without a single thought.
There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.
Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.
Ferris Bueller, Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement
W. Clement Stone
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
If they move, kill ' em.
Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.
William A. Ward
It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, Always do what you are afraid to do.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
Build a dream and the dream will build you.
Robert H. Schuller
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.
I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.
Failing to plan is planning to fail.
If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.
Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.
If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask.
W. Clement Stone
Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind
Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.
I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.
John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)
Love like there is no tomorrow.
For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.
Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise.
While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.
If a man does only what is required of him, he is a slave. If a man does more than is required of him, he is a free man.
The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.
Richard B. Sheridan
Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.
Robert F. Kennedy
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.
Success comes from taking the initiative and following up... persisting... eloquently expressing the depth of your love. What simple action could you take today to produce a new momentum toward success in your life ?
Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.
Anything that makes you weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
Make no mistake, my friend, it takes more than money to make men rich.
A. P. Gouthey
There are two ways of meeting difficulties you alter the difficulties, or you alter yourself to meet them.
Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.
Let us strive on to finish the work we are in
I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.
This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.
To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable
It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.
A strong person and a waterfall always channel their own path.
Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.
Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become character.Watch your character, it becomes your destiny.
Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.
Every cloud has a silver lining.
Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary listener does not hear. quotes
Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.