One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.
Discover More Quotes From Your Favorite Authors
I think we deserve a break.
Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
If you want to reach a goal, you must see the reaching in your own mind before you actually arrive at your goal.
Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching
Love is perfect kindness
After all is said and done, there is usually more said than done.
How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?
Henry David Thoreau
Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible - the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.
Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.
George S. Patton
I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.
Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
James F. Bymes
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.
If you want to win friends, make it a point to remember them. If you remember my name, you pay me a subtle compliment ; you indicate that I have made an impression on you. Remember my name and you add to my feeling of importance.
Life is a do-it yourself project.
How do you live ?
Helen, James Allen (1932)
Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.
The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.
Nature does nothing uselessly.
I'm king of the world !
Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)
Come, let us make love deathless.
The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.
The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.
As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, Always do what you are afraid to do.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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
The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.
You are what you think you are.
In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.
Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.
Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.
What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
There's always a way - if you're committed.
There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.
It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.
A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.
Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.
The land where humanity has attained its highest towards gentleness, towards generosity, towards purity, towards calmness - it is India.
I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.
Ability is sexless.
Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.
Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. Its not the hard work that kills, its the worrying that kills.
You only get out what you put in.
I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.
Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Norman Vincent Peale
Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.
The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.
Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is a freedom.
A ruler should be slow to punish and swift to reward.
Well, nobody's perfect.
Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)
Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.
Robert H. Schuller
I'll have what she's having.
Customer, When Harry Met Sally (1989)
First say to yourself what you would be, and then do what you have to do.
The word courage comes from the same stem as the French word coeur, meaning ''heart''. Thus just as one's heart, by pumping blood to one's arms, legs, and brain enables all the other physical organs to function, so courage makes possible all the psychological virtues. Without courage other values whither away into mere facsimiles of virtue.
Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.
If you listen to your fears, you will die never knowing what a great person you might have been.
Robert H. Schuller
The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.
Kind words conquer.
No general can fight his battles alone. He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.
Love thy neighbour as thyself.
Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.
Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.
Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.
There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.
Narrator, The Naked City (1948)
Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
Your decision to be, have and do something out of ordinary entails facing difficulties that are out of the ordinary as well. Sometimes your greatest asset is simply your ability to stay with it longer than anyone else.
He who stops being better stops being good.
All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.
A man builds a fine house ; and now he has a master, and a task for life ; he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.
There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.
That which does not kill you makes you stronger.
Hard work pays off.
A life lived with integrity -- even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.
We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.
I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.
I think there is something, more important than believing : Action ! The world is full of dreamers, there aren't enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision.
W. Clement Stone
The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.
We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.
Adversity introduces a man to himself.
Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.
Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.
Nothing real can be threatened, nothing unreal exists. Love is all there is.