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You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind, the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Time is the great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all of it's students.
You are what you think about all day long.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts
Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life, son.
Dean Wormer, National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)
If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.
There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. That little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.
W. Clement Stone
Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.
Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
Would you like to come in ?
Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)
Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.
Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.
If a man does only what is required of him, he is a slave. If a man does more than is required of him, he is a free man.
We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
His eyes have made love to me all evening.
Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)
There's no crying in baseball !
Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)
Why should a man be moral ? Because this strengthens his will.
Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.
There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he doesn't mind who gets the credit.
Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.
Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.
Get busy living or get busy dying.
You talkin to me ?
Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Wealth is the product of man's ability to think.
I do not think much of a man who does not know more today than he did yesterday.
We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.
Don't ask yourself what the world needs , ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.
Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future.
Living, love and death are one thing, not divisive, not separated, not divorced, not in the field of time but it is completely a living, moving thing, indivisible. And that is immortal.
What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.
Nobody puts baby in a corner.
Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Norman Vincent Peale
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.
Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
As you think in your heart, so shall you be.
The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.
Never bring the problem solving stage into the decision making stage. Otherwise, you surrender yourself to the problem rather than the solution.
Robert H. Schuller
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
The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.
Work is love made manifest.
The willow knows what the storm does not that the power to endure harm outlives the power to inflict it.
Blood Of The Martyr
Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.
Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)
Formal education will make you a living, self-education will make you a fortune.
The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.
Those who work at a thing heart and soul not only achieve success in it but through their absorption in that they also realize the supreme truth - brahman. Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god.
The way we see the problem is the problem.
To infinity and beyond !
Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)
Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?
The real leader has no need to lead, he is content to point the way.
Every dog has his day.
Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.
Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.
Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.
Robert H. Schuller
Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?
Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.
Learning acquired in youth is an inscription on stone.
It is always your next move.
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.
Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.
So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable , and no man is useless while he has a friend.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
I don't know nothin 'bout birthin' babies.
Prissy, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Would you like to play a game ?
Joshua The Computer, Wargames (1983)
Speak what you think today in words as hard as cannon-balls and tomorrow speak what tomorrow thinks in hard words again, though it contradict every thing you said today.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
As if !
Cher Horwitz, Clueless (1995)
True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.
Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.
He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among my people the greatest asset I possess, and the way to develop the best in a person is by appreciation and encouragement. I believe in giving people incentive to work. So I am anxious to praise but loath to find fault. I am hearty in my approbation and lavish in my praise.
Charles M. Schwab
In imagination, there's no limitation.
Mark Victor Hansen
You can do anything you put your mind to.
Before I learned the art, a punch was just a punch, and a kick, just a kick. After I learned the art, a punch was no longer a punch, a kick, no longer a kick. Now that I understand the art, a punch is just a punch and a kick is just a kick.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal.
Those who are fired with an enthusiastic idea and who allow it to take hold and dominate their thoughts find that new worlds open for them. As long as enthusiasm holds out, so will new opportunities.
Norman Vincent Peale
You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?
P. T. Barnum
No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.
Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor.
We're on a mission from God.
Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)
In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.
Houston, we have a problem.
Jim Lovell, Apollo 13 (1944)
Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.
Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.
Otomo No Yakamochi
You can not step twice into the same river, for other waters are continually flowing on.
Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.
The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.
Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.