Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
Michael, we're bigger than U.S. Steel.
Hyman Roth, The Godfather: Part II (1974)
If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.
Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , wisdom is humble that she knows no more.
The price of greatness is responsibility.
Shri Ramakrishna used to say, "As long as I live, so long do I learn". That man or that society which has nothing to learn is already in the jaws of death. Heart and core of everything here is good, that whatever may be the surface waves, deep down and underlying everything, there is an infinite basis of goodness and love.
Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.
Norman Vincent Peale
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
I want the fairy tale.
Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)
The crocodile is only strong in the water.
You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.
Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)
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.
The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.
All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.
To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.
They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom !
William Wallace, Braveheart (1995)
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
Adversity introduces a man to himself.
All things come to those who wait, but when they come they're out of date.
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?
Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.
Norman Vincent Peale
If you didn't know me, would you think I was a stranger ?
Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you ; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.
W. Clement Stone
You had me at hello.
True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.
Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.
You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself : First, what could I do ? Second, what could I read ? And third, who could I ask ?
Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.
You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.
Success in life has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.
It's never too late.
Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.
Success is never wondering what if.
Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it
Dennis P. Kimbro
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.
Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
A coward gets scared and quits. A hero gets scared, but still goes on.
What a great feeling to look back on what you've already climbed What a man really wants is creative challenge with sufficient skills to bring him within the reach of success so that he may have the expanding joy of achievement.
Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
They call it a "Royale with Cheese".
Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)
Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.
Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)
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.
Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.
John Cotton Dana
Love is the river of life in the world.
Henry Ward Beecher
Wherever there is danger, there lurks opportunity ; whenever there is opportunity, there lurks danger. The two are inseparable. They go together.
It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.
Give a man a fish and he will eat for the day, teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.
Self-knowledge is the basis of JKD because it is effective, not only for the individuals martial art, but also for his life as a human being.
Motivation is like food for the brain. You can not get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular refills.
This life is a hard fact, work your way through it boldly, though it may be adamantine, no matter, the soul is stronger. I have seen in life those who are overcautious about themselves fall into dangers at every step, those who are afraid of losing honor and respect, get only disgrace, and those who are always afraid of loss, always lose.
There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.
Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)
Never give an order that can't be obeyed.
General Douglas MacArthur
The thought manifests as the word. The word manifests as the deed. The deed develops into habit. And the habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care
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 person does not hear.
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.
It's nice to be the best, but not when being the best brings out the worst in you.
I can change. I can live out my imagination instead of my memory. I can tie myself to my limitless potential instead of my limiting past.
If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.
Love is the flower you've got to let grow.
Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.
Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.
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The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.
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
The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.
It's always too soon to quit !
Norman Vincent Peale
What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.
Henry Ward Beecher
You can not step twice into the same river, for other waters are continually flowing on.
You always succeed in producing a result.
I have realized god sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see god in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.
When I asked god for strength
He gave me difficult situations to face
When I asked god for brain & brawn
He gave me puzzles in life to solve
When I asked god for happiness
He showed me some unhappy people
When I asked god for wealth
He showed me how to work hard
When I asked god for favors
He showed me opportunities to work hard
When I asked god for peace
He showed me how to help others
God gave me nothing I wanted
He gave me everything I needed
I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.
There is no education like adversity.
It means a great deal to those who are oppressed to know that they are not alone. And never let anyone tell you that what you are doing is insignificant. Bishop
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
The land where humanity has attained its highest towards gentleness, towards generosity, towards purity, towards calmness - it is India.
Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.
Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)
Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.
Love is a daily, mutual exchange of value.
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
Life is change ; growth is optional. Choose wisely.
Karen Kaiser Clark
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast, a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)
First rule of fight club is, you do not talk about fight Club.
Tyler Durden, Fight Club (1999)
Think and grow rich.
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
A life lived in fear is half lived.
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.
Love to faults is always blind. Always is to joy inclined, winged, and unconfined. And breaks all chains from every mind.
You're gonna need a bigger boat.
Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)
Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change