Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it
Dennis P. Kimbro
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Its obvious that we don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.
The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.
Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)
God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.
One sure-fire way to stay creative force yourself to learn something new.
Adversity is wont to reveal genius, prosperity to hide it.
It's amazing what ordinary people can do if they set out without preconceived notions.
Charles F. Kettering
Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.
P.A.C. de Beaumarchais
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - It goes on.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Some of us have great runways already built for us. If you have one, take off. But if you don't have one, realize it is your responsibility to grab a shovel and build one for yourself and for those who will follow after you.
Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.
As physicians, we are invited into the most intimate chambers of our patients’ lives. We
should acknowledge that unfettered trust with dignity, deference, and respect. For a physician,
caring for patients is not only a duty; it is a privilege. Alleviating pain and restoring
health for another human being can induce an exhilaration few others experience in their
Michael E. DeBakey
Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god. For one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.
Wherever there's a fight so hungry people can eat, I'll be there.
Tom Joad, The Grapes Of Wrath (1940)
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.
If you want a do-right woman, you have to be a do-right man
Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Sawyer, you're going out a youngster, but
you've got to come back a star!
Julian Marsh, 42nd Street (1933)
All of the subjects that I've chosen have had to do with isolation. ... The whole idea of [people] gathering ... doesn't really appeal to me.
I am your number one fan.
Annie Wilkes, Misery (1990)
Never stop dreaming.
Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.
A man should have any number of little aims about which he should be conscious and for which he should have names, but he should have neither name for, nor consciousness concerning, the main aim of his life.
He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.
The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation
You can't expect people to look eye to eye with you if you are looking down on them.
The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.
I'm here to fight for truth, justice, and the american way.
Superman, Superman (1978)
I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.
Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.
The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.
A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.
Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.
Robert H. Schuller
Wisdom is knowledge, rightly applied.
The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.
I thought that training for the Olympics would be hardest thing I would ever have to do," former Olympic gymnast Jordyn Wieber said in court. "But the hardest thing I've ever had to do is process that I am a victim of Larry Nassar. But even though I'm a victim, I do not and will not live my life as one.
End your day by privately looking directly into your eyes in the mirror and saying, 'I love you ! ' Do this for thirty days and watch how you transform.
Mark Victor Hansen
Perfect love can not be without equality.
In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action
Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.
Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?
The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.
Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.
To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Funny like I'm a clown ? I amuse you ?
Tommy De Vito, Goodfellas (1990)
The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.
There's no such thing as coulda, shoulda and woulda. If you shoulda and coulda, you woulda done it.
I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die.
Roy Batty, Blade Runner (1982)
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man. One man tells a lie, dozens repeat it as the truth.
Imitate until you emulate, match and surpass those who launched you. It's the highest form of thankfulness.
Mark Victor Hansen
Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant ?
Henry David Thoreau
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
I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.
I'm the ghost with the most, babe.
Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.
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
Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.
A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
Happiness consists of a solid faith, good health, and a bad memory.
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.
Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.
Henry Ward Beecher
The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.
Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !
Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)
Is it just me or is the grim reaper a straight-up hottie ?
People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.
John C. Maxwell
Each action can be the one on which all depends , what is decisive is only the strength and concentration of hallowing with which I do it. To the question of what had been the most essential matter for his late teacher, a disciple answered, 'Always just what he was engaged in at the moment'.
We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.
Nobody puts baby in a corner.
Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)
Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass!
Paul J. Meyer
First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.
Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.
Robert A. Heinlein
Spoken about by, radio announcer and good friend : never let a day go by that he didn't learn something new and, in turn pass it on to others. It was his consuming passion.
Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.
Robert H. Schuller
All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.
When god closes a door, he opens a window.
My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.
George M. Cohan, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)
What you cannot enforce, Do not command.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
In the hopes of reaching the moon men fail to see the flowers that blossom at their feet.
Truth fears no questions.
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
He who has great power should use it lightly.
I'm going to stop procrastinating once I get around to it.
Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.
Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The sun will come up tomorrow
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
Other men have seen angels, But I have seen thee, And thou art enough.
Give a man a fish and he will eat for the day, teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.
I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.