Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.
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If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.
A healthy outside starts from the inside
Life can only be understood backwards , but it must be lived forwards.
When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.
It is only when we die each day to all that is old that there can be the new.
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety.
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.
Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)
It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.
Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)
If it is to be it is up to me.
Our first journey is to find that special place for us.
A man never likes you so well as when he leaves your company liking himself.
You must take personal responsibility. You can not change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
Where there's life, there's hope.
A coward gets scared and quits. A hero gets scared, but still goes on.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.
Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)
Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?
Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)
Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win -- essential to success.
Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.
Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me ?
Every leader needs to have experienced and grown through following -- learning to be dedicated, observant, capable of working with and learning from others, never servile, always truthful. Having located these qualities in himself, he can encourage them in others.
Warren G. Bennis
Be who you are in every situation.
The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.
Change comes from within.
We have got to have a dream if we are going to make a dream come true.
If you build it, he will come.
Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)
True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.
Kindness is always fashionable.
America E. Barr
Love is friendship set on fire.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost , that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau
You talkin to me ?
Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)
So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable , and no man is useless while he has a friend.
Robert Louis Stevenson
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.
Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you're generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.
P. T. Barnum
Ask nothing, want nothing in return. Give what you have to give, it will come back to you, but do not think of that now.
If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.
She's my sister ! She's my daughter !
Evelyn Mulwray, Chinatown (1974)
A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.
Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow ? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do ?
Is it just me or is the grim reaper a straight-up hottie ?
A man should have any number of little aims about which he should be conscious and for which he should have names, but he should have neither name for, nor consciousness concerning, the main aim of his life.
Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.
The search for someone to blame is always successful.
There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.
The greatest sign of a success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the children of God.
Joy is the feeling of grinning inside.
I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.
City of Angels
For with god all things are possible.
If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as painted, or composed music or wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.
Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them.
The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.
Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.
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 !
You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.
Love is not selfish.
The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.
A ruler should be slow to punish and swift to reward.
I love you for what you are, but I love you yet more for what you are going to be. I love you not so much for your realities as for your ideals. I pray for your desires that they may be great, rather than for your satisfactions, which may be so hazardously little. You are going forward toward something great. I am on the way with you, and therefore I love you.
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.
Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.
In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.
You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.
War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.
Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?
Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)
We are limited but we can push back the borders of our limitations.
Love is the enchanted dawn of every heart.
Alphonse Marie De Lamartine
Love starts with a smile, grows with a kiss and ends with a tear.
Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.
The best way to predict the future is to create it.
It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.
It is best to love wisely, no doubt, but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.
William Makepeace Thackeray
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Somebody stop me !
Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)
The time to make friends is before you need them.
Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !
Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)
The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.
We're on a mission from God.
Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)
I am the captain of my soul.
William Ernest Henley
Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes -- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds' --can you help others do the same.
To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."
There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
Till I loved, I never lived, enough.
Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.