We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.
Would you be shocked if I put on something more comfortable ?
Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)
Tough times never last but tough people do.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.
General Douglas MacArthur
Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''
A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.
After your jump, the net appears.
Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.
We didn't need dialogue. We had faces.
Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)
Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !
I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told.
Stop makin noises like a husband.
Vera, Detour (1945)
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
Put off for one day and ten days will pass by.
If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.
The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
Into the house where joy lives, happiness will gladly come.
The dove is my emblem. I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it. I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.
They alone live, who live for others.
Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !
Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)
A good general not only sees the way to victory , he also knows when victory is impossible.
It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.
It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.
Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.
Maximus, Gladiator (2000)
Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations
George Bernard Shaw
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.
We have got to have a dream if we are going to make a dream come true.
In Heaven the economy is run by the Germans, the French do the cooking, and the police are English. In Hell the economy is run by the French, the English do the cooking, and the police are German.
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.
Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.
My definition of success is to live your life in a way that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain - and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel a lot more pleasure than they do pain.
It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.
Thomas J. Watson
Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.
You're so money, and you don't even know it.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.
Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.
Don't argue for other people's weaknesses. Don't argue for your own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it -- immediately.
Between stimulus and response, one has the freedom to choose.
Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
Hasta la vista, baby. :
The Terminator, Terminator Judgment Day (1991)
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
Every dog has his day.
Well, it's not the men in your life that counts, it's the life in your men.
Tira, I'm No Angel (1933)
Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?
It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
Don't follow your dreams, chase them.
Love like you'll never be hurt.
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
David McCullough Reason
I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.
It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.
The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.
The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.
Commit yourself to a dream nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.
Robert H. Schuller
You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
The book you don't read cant help.
If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.
If you're not sure where you're going, you'll probably end up somewhere else.
Seek first to understand, then to be understood.
A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.
Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.
From what we get, we can make a living, what we give, however makes a life.
Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.
He didn't get all of those injuries from a fall.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.
Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.
People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest.
George Matthew Allen
The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Okay, but I get to be on top.
Josh, Big (1988)
This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.
How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg ? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.
If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.
God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.
My experience will help, but I insist and maintain that art - true art that is - cannot be handed out. Furthermore, art is never decoration or embellishment. Instead it is a constant process of maturing.
Perfect love can not be without equality.
Love is perfect kindness
Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
In the space age the most important space is between the ears.
The buck stops here.
Be the change you want to see in the world.
The only real valuable thing is intuition.
I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.
If the student thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better student. If the lawyer thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better lawyer, and so on.