You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.
Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.
It is not enough to have a good mind, the main thing is to use it well.
You can't express every feeling that you have every moment that you have them.
When Harry Met Sally
All mankind love a lover.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The greatest humiliation in life is to work hard on something from which you expect appreciation, and then fail to get it.
Edgar Watson Howe
Roses are red, Violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.
Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded or how much you have.
Love is a many splendered thing.
Nat King Cole
Our attitude toward life determines life's attitude towards us.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.
Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.
In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.
It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear, about two nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.
The secret of education lies in respecting the student.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Good fortune and bad are equally necessary to man, to fit him to meet the contingencies of this life.
This is nothing !
Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)
The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.
Chance is the fool's name for fate.
Guy Holden, The Gay Divorcee (1934)
A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.
Open your ears before you open your mouth, it may surprise your eyes !
And that's how you play "Get the Guests".
George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)
The gem can not be polished without friction, nor man be perfected without trials.
Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.
Power is not really good or bad , it is neutral. Power itself is not negative or positive, although our feelings about it may be. Power is the potential to influence others for good or evil, to be a blessing or a scourge. Like nuclear energy, it can provide the electricity to light a city, or it can fuel the bomb that destroys it.
Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.
A boy's best friend is his mother.
Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)
You have to decide what your highest priorities are and have the courage -- pleasantly, smilingly, non-apologetically -- to say 'no' to other things. And the way you do that is by having a bigger 'yes' burning inside. The enemy of the 'best' is often the 'good. '
You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it.
The path to success is to take massive, determined action.
A man never likes you so well as when he leaves your company liking himself.
Would you like to play a game ?
Joshua The Computer, Wargames (1983)
Shut up and deal.
Fran Kubelik, The Apartment (1960)
It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.
There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.
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.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.
You're so money, and you don't even know it.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.
if one is unable to assert oneself, one is unable to participate in a genuine relationship.
The glow of inspiration warms us, it is a holy rapture.
Few people think more than two or three times a year. I have made an international reputation by thinking once or twice a week.
George Bernard Shaw
I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.
Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly , what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.
Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)
There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.
Ask for advice but do what you think is best.
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !
You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?'
Hey, Bud, lets party !
Jeff Spicoli, Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)
Knowing means to penetrate through the surface, in order to arrive at the roots, and hence the causes, knowing means to "see" reality in its nakedness. Knowing does not mean to be in the possession of the truth , it means to penetrate the surface and to strive critically and actively in order to approach truth ever more closely.
Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Martin Luther King Jr.
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
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Martin Luther King Jr.
I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.
Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)
Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually.
The greater the obstacle the more glory.
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.
Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)
Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.
A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance, and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.
Make the second effort your second nature.
Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
It ain't over till it's over.
If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
Hope springs eternal.
Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.
The Athenians, alarmed at the internal decay of their Republic, asked Demosthenes what to do. His reply: Do not do what you are doing now.
Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.
Charles F. Kettering
Yes, it used to be beautiful -- what with the rackets, whoring, guns.
Lou Pascal, Atlantic City (1980)
Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it.
Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.
This is the first day, of the rest of your life.
Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.
Mama says, Stupid is as stupid does.
Young Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)
The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.
Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.
Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !
You complete me.
Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)
First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.