Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.
My friends are my estate.
Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.
Till I loved, I never lived, enough.
For Love is Immortality.
That love is all there is is all we know of love.
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Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.
We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.
You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
Except and expect positive things and that is what you will receive.
Romance, like a ghost escapes touching, it is always where you are not, not where you are. The interview or conversation was prose at the time, but it is poetry in the memory.
George William Curtis
Nothing is predestined The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.
A leader is a dealer in hope.
Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.
W. Clement Stone
You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.
Gorden B. Hinkley
If there is no struggle, there is no progress.
If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.
Norman Vincent Peale
Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.
She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.
Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.
Otomo No Yakamochi
Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.
The leader wonders about everything, wants to learn as much as he can, is willing to take risks, experiment, try new things. He does not worry about failure, but embraces errors, knowing he will learn from them.
Warren G. Bennis
To effectively communicate, we must realize that we are all different in the way we perceive the world and use this understanding as a guide to our communication with others.
There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.
I think we deserve a break.
Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)
In order to succeed you must fail so that you know what not to do the next time.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
Experience is the best teacher.
Science may have found a cure for most evils , but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.
God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
When love and skill work together expect a masterpiece.
Something happened to me. It was the sweetest thing that ever could be. It was a fantasy a dream come true, it was the day I met you !
I think therefore I am
Nuptial love makes mankind, friendly love perfects it, but wanton love corrupts and debases it.
The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.
It is not good for all our wishes to be filled , through sickness we recognize the value of health, through evil, the value of good, through hunger, the value of food, through exertion, the value of rest.
My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.
One hundred percent of the shots you don't take don't go in.
A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.
Levi ben Gershon
Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
We can only learn to love by loving.
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.
Lydia Maria Child
Never say die.
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.
And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.
Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)
Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes
If you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.
Mohandas Gandhi, Gandhi (1982)
Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
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.
Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
James F. Bymes
Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?
Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)
Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love.
Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.
Logan Pearsall Smith
A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.
In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Along with trustworthiness, consistency is the thing to look for when you surround yourself with people who can help you on your quest.
In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.
Show me the money !
Rod Tidwell, Jerry Maguire (1996)
Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.
A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
Soul meets soul on lover's lips.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
Death is something not only mysterious but a great act of purgation. That which continues in a repetitive pattern is degeneration. The pattern may vary according to country, according to climate, according to circumstance, but it is a pattern. Moving in any pattern brings about a continuity and that continuity is part of the degenerating process of man. When there is an ending of continuity, something new can take place. One can understand it instantly if one has understood the whole movement of thought, of fear, hate, love - then one can grasp the significance, instantly, of what death is.
Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig
If you can't accept losing, you can't win.
Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.
If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today.
E. Joseph Cossman
When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.
When Harry Met Sally
In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.
No, this trick won't work... How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love ?
You sing-a high.
Baravelli, Connie Bailey (1932)
Be Here Now.
Get busy living or get busy dying.
The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.
This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.
It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.
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.
Be the ball.
Ty Webb, Caddyshack (1980)
Help me ! Help me !
Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.
You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.
Look at the weaknesses of others with compassion, not accusation. It's not what they're not doing or should be doing that's the issue. The issue is your own chosen response to the situation and what you should be doing. If you start to think the problem is "out there", stop yourself. That thought is the problem.
If you can dream it, then you can achieve it. You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want.
I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed We hold these truths to be self-evident , that all men are created equal.
Martin Luther King Jr.
My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.
It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.
It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.
Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.