A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.
Wisdom is knowledge, rightly applied.
Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in kansas anymore.
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.
He who stops being better stops being good.
Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.
Charles M. Shultz
You must tolerate that which you can not change.
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.
You can't express every feeling that you have every moment that you have them.
When Harry Met Sally
Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.
Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.
I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.
Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take
John Davidson Rockefeller
To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.
Edward Bulwer Lytton
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them, a desire, a dream, a vision.
Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.
Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.
A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties. No religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.
The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.
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)
Love is when reality is better than your dreams.
Think and grow rich.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Norman Vincent Peale
The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.
Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.
Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.
There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.
I have spread my dreams under your feet , Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.
William Butler Yeats
Never spend your money before you have it.
A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it.
Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.
J. Petit Senn
Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.
Life must be lived on a higher plane. We must go up to a higher platform, to which we are always invited to ascend, there, the whole aspect of things changes.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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.
Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.
Mary Anne Radmacher
Above all to thine own self be true.
The dove is my emblem... . I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it... . I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.
My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.
George M. Cohan, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)
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.
If you can dream it, then you can achieve it. You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want.
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
If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.
Luck is when opportunity knocks, and you answer.
Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.
Robert H. Schuller
Never stop dreaming.
The heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight. But they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.
Thomas S. Monson
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
Ask for advice but do what you think is best.
Procrastination is opportunities natural assassin.
Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.
Margaret B. Runbeck
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in ; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day ; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Norman Vincent Peale
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.
First rule of fight club is, you do not talk about fight Club.
Tyler Durden, Fight Club (1999)
Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.
The road to success is always under construction.
Would you like to come in ?
Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)
Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
Emily P. Bissell
A man never likes you so well as when he leaves your company liking himself.
The storm also beats on the house that is built on the rock.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
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.
Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.
Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.
Nothing is more validating and affirming than feeling understood. And the moment a person begins feeling understood, that person becomes far more open to influence and change.
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.
Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.
The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.
Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.
It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.
You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.
Robert H. Schuller
Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.
Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
We didn't need dialogue. We had faces.
Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.
If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as painted, or composed music or wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.
Martin Luther King Jr.
It is never too late to be what we might have been
I love you. I've loved you since the first moment I saw you. I guess maybe Ive even loved you before I saw you.
George Eastman, A Place In The Sun (1951)
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.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Whoever said anybody has a right to give up ?
Marian Wright Edelman
The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.