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Motherhood qualified me to let the child within come out and play.
I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach, who walk their talk.
For myself, I am an optimist -- it does not seem to be much use being anything else.
My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.
Old love does not rust.
Little strokes fell great oaks.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
How different our lives are when we really know what is deeply important to us, and keeping that picture in mind, we manage ourselves each day to be and to do what really matters most.
Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.
One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.
In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.
To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.
The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.
It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
The successful man is the average man, focused.
I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)
We go together, Laurie. I don't know why. Maybe like guns and ammunition go together.
Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Ralph Waldo Emerson
God is subtle but he is not malicious.
You have available to you, right now, a powerful supercomputer. This powerful tool has been used through-out history to take people from rags to riches, from poverty and obscurity to success and fame, from unhappiness and frustration to joy and self-fulfillment, and it can do the same for you.
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Ideals serve well as our guides. They are like beacons on a journey , they do not permit us to tarry, as though our goal and rest were already contained in them.
Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.
Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.
The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.
Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.
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
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.
W. Clement Stone
That is a lesson for all life - face the terrible, face it boldly. Like the monkeys, the hardships of life fall back when we cease to flee before them.
Our attitude toward life determines life's attitude towards us.
Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.
If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Have you checked the children lately ?
Curt Duncan, When A Stranger Calls (1979)
It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.
So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.
W. Clement Stone
The most interesting thing about a postage stamp is the persistence with which it sticks to its job.
Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.
But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !
Paula, Gaslight (1940)
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?
Love the giver more than the gift.
He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.
The struggle of the mind to keep itself free from every sort of bondage -- to remain curious, open, unsatiated in all its relations with nature -- is tenfold more difficult than the cultivation of a stable, satisfying point of view, but a thousandfold more precious.
Equations are more important to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something for eternity.
One cannot think crooked and walk straight.
The point is that you can't be too greedy.
Love those who love you.
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.
Josiah G. Holland
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
Do what you love and the money will follow
The best things in life are free.
Go ahead, make my day.
Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
The world belongs to the energetic.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast.
Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
The foundation my parents laid down with our faith continues to be my core.
If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?
You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do.
We have not yet begun to fight.
John Paul Jones
I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.
Dorothy L. Sayers
He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall , but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.
Love asks me no questions, and gives me endless support.
Real love stories never have endings.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
It is what you learn after you know it all that counts.
We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.
Religion is being and becoming. Religion is the manifestation of the divinity already in man.
If you're not sure where you're going, you'll probably end up somewhere else.
No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.
Our life is what it is as a result of how we think.
He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.
Love never claims, it ever gives.
Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?
And that's how you play "Get the Guests".
George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)
You may conquer with the sword, but you are conquered by a kiss.
No limits are set to the ascent of man, and to each and everyone the highest stands open. Here it is only your personal choice that decides.
I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.
Recognize that transition has a characteristic shape.
Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Love - the feeling - is a fruit of love, the verb.
Would you like to come in ?
Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)
Every truth has four corners, as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other three.
Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.