Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.
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I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !
Howard Beale, Network (1976)
Know that although in the eternal scheme of things you are small, you are also unique and irreplaceable, as are all your fellow humans everywhere in the world.
Losers visualize the penalties of failure. Winners visualize the rewards of success.
The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.
Rodney L. Parsley
Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass!
Paul J. Meyer
It isn't hard to be good from time to time in sports. What's tough is being good every day.
Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.
W. Clement Stone
Immaturity can last a lifetime.
To be in love is merely to be in a state of perpetual anesthesia. To mistake an ordinary young man for a greek god or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.
Okay, but I get to be on top.
Josh, Big (1988)
Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.
Find and use your passion, and you'll have a great career. Don't do it, you won't. It's as simple as that.
To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only
An avoidance of true communication is tantamount to a relinquishment of my self- being , if I withdraw from it I am betraying not only the other but myself.
Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.
The only place where your dream becomes impossible is in your own thinking.
Robert H. Schuller
Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing, it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it.
Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our equations. But to me our equations are far more important, for politics are only a matter of present concern. A mathematical equation stands forever.
The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.
Jacques Benigne Bossuel
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
If they move, kill ' em.
Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)
Do you want a leg or a breast ?
Frances Stevens, To Catch A Thief (1955)
Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.
Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves.
Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.
Find the person who will love you because of your differences and not in spite of them and you have found a lover for life.
Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.
William Makepeace Thackeray
Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.
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.
It's hard to tell your mind to stop loving someone, when your heart still does.
Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.
Francis of Assisi
They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one. They promised to take our land, and they did.
Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.
Title of newspaper article yesterday - Vandals made off with all toilet seats in the local precinct. Police have nothing to go on.
Seek first to understand, then to be understood.
Count your blessings.
Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.
Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.
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.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
Look back on times of adversity with hope for the future, not regret for the past. Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.
Be of love a little more careful than of anything.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Roses are red, Violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.
I'll be back.
The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
Men like my father cannot die. They are with me still - - real in memory as they were in flesh, loving and beloved forever. How green was my valley then.
Huw Morgan, How Green Was My Valley (1941)
As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.
Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.
Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.
Robert H. Schuller
If you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.
Mohandas Gandhi, Gandhi (1982)
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.
The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world. There is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.
No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.
Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.
Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.
We are like tea bags - we don't know our own strength until we're in hot water.
Among the things you can give and still keep are your word, a smile, and a grateful heart.
If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.
The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.
Tim Blixseth Bono
There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
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.
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.
To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.
There is something inside all of us that yearns not for reason but for mystery, not for penetrating clear thought but for the whisperings of the irrational, not for science but for wizardry disguised as science, not for rationally founded influence but for magic.
It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.
The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.
Always do the right thing.
Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -
The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.
Peter De Vries
Don't hide your light under a bushel.
In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.
Without love our life is a, ship without a rudder, like a body without a soul.
Somebody stop me !
Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)
All of the most successful human beings I've know were inwardly at war with themselves. Their turmoil was at least as great as our own, and sometimes greater. What distinguished these leaders was not some inner peace but rather how they had learned to organize their lives around a noble ambition and to focus on it.
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
The secret of education lies in respecting the student.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.
All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.
O Captain ! My Captain ! our fearful trip is done.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.