Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.
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I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.
Love that is true never grows old.
You're as old as you behave.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.
Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.
King Mongkut, The King And (1956)
By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Positive anything is better than negative thinking.
No legacy is so rich as honesty.
Religion is being and becoming. Religion is the manifestation of the divinity already in man.
The glow of inspiration warms us, it is a holy rapture.
What do you feel like doing tonight ?
Angie, Marty (1955)
You talkin to me ?
Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)
Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.
Ursula K. Le Guin
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
Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.
Yes, it used to be beautiful -- what with the rackets, whoring, guns.
Lou Pascal, Atlantic City (1980)
You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.
What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.
How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.
What concerns me is not the way things are, but rather the way people think things are.
Each person born into this world represents something new, something that never existed before, something original and unique.
Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer. If you're signed up for a season, see it through. You don't have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through.
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.
William George Jordan
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.
There's always a way - if you're committed.
Success is achieved by those who try and keep trying with a positive mental attitude.
W. Clement Stone
The most interesting thing about a postage stamp is the persistence with which it sticks to its job.
The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world. There is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.
A lie keeps growing and growing until it's as clear as the nose on your face.
The Blue Fairy, Pinocchio (1940)
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
Love talked about can be easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible.
W. Stanley Mooneyham
A Native American grandfather was talking to his grandson about how he felt. He said, 'I feel as if I have two wolves fighting in my heart. One wolf is the vengeful, violent one, the other wolf is the loving compassionate one.' The grandson asked him, 'Which wolf will win the fight in your heart?' The grandfather answered, 'The one I feed.'
Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.
It is never too late to be what we might have been
Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.
Live with passion.
We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.
Fill your hands, you son-of-a-bitch !
Rooster Cogburn, True Grit (1969)
If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.
We shall neither fail nor falter, we shall not weaken or tire. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.
Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.
We can only learn to love by loving.
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.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
Mama, face it. I was the slut of all time.
Gloria Wandrous, Butterfield 8 (1932)
Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.
Thomas J. Watson
You're gonna need a bigger boat.
Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)
Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.
Not many people are willing to give failure a second opportunity. They fail once and it is all over. The bitter pill of failure is often more than most people can handle. If you are willing to accept failure and learn from it, if you are willing to consider failure as a blessing in disguise and bounce back, you have got the essential of harnessing one of the most powerful success forces.
Men who have attained things worth having in this world have worked while others idled, have persevered while others gave up in despair, have practiced early in life the valuable habits of self-denial, industry, and singleness of purpose. As a result, they enjoy in later life the success so often erroneously attributed to good luck.
There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.
One way to become enthusiastic is to look for the plus sign. To make progress in any difficult situation, you have to start with what's right about it and build on that.
Norman Vincent Peale
Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking.
William B. Sprague
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.
Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.
Now he has departed from this strange world a little ahead of me. That means nothing. People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.
To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.
Edward Bulwer Lytton
Good fortune and bad are equally necessary to man, to fit him to meet the contingencies of this life.
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success.
Henry Ward Beecher
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity, an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.
Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.
I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
I am not sure I should have dared to start , but I am sure that I should not have dared to stop.
Life's blows can not break a person whose spirit is warmed at the fire of enthusiasm.
Norman Vincent Peale
Without music, life would be a mistake.
Life is change ; growth is optional. Choose wisely.
Karen Kaiser Clark
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
Nobody puts baby in a corner.
Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)
Never spend your money before you have it.
Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our equations. But to me our equations are far more important, for politics are only a matter of present concern. A mathematical equation stands forever.
A gentleman can withstand hardships , it is only the small man who, when submitted to them, is swept off his feet.
It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Who so loves believes the impossible.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.
John Andrew Holmes Jr.
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching
I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.
Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.
The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though chequered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the grey twilight that knows not victory or defeat.
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it