Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?
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Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary person does not hear.
Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.
Good habits are as addictive as bad habits, and a lot more rewarding.
I love him because he's the kind of guy who gets drunk on a glass of buttermilk, and I love the way he blushes right up over his ears. I love him because he doesn't know how to kiss, the jerk !
Sugarpuss O'Shea, Ball Of Fire (1941)
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Every time we open our mouths, men look into our minds.
Count your blessings.
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
I am your number one fan.
Annie Wilkes, Misery (1990)
Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.
In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing, the worst thing you can do is nothing.
You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.
Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.
Nothing endures but change. Heraclitus Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?
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Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.
True love can not be found where it truly does not exist, Nor can it be hidden where it truly does.
Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.
If you feel you have no faults there's another one.
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.
Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.
Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.
Obstacles are what appear when you take your eyes off your dreams.
Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it.
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
Old love does not rust.
In order to succeed you must fail so that you know what not to do the next time.
Anthony J. D'Angelo
Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.
A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties. No religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.
Who, being loved, is poor ?
Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god. For one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
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.
Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
Don't think it, ink it.
Mark Victor Hansen
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
Henri Frederic Amiel
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but don't quit.
Leaders are people who are able to express themselves fully, they know who they are, what their strengths and weaknesses are, and how to fully deploy their strengths and compensate for their weaknesses. They also know what they want, why they want it, and how to communicate what they want to others, in order to gain compensation and support. Finally, they know how to achieve their goals. The key to full self-expression is understanding one's self and the world, and the key to understanding is learning -- from one's own life and experience.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving ; they make mistakes, but they do not quit.
Keep away from small people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you too can become great.
To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
Bond. James Bond.
James Bond, Dr No (1962)
How do I love thee ? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.
Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.
Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
If you want to make your dreams come true, the first thing you have to do is wake up.
Vivacity, leadership, must be had, and we are not allowed to be nice in choosing. We must fetch the pump with dirty water, if clean can not be had.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.
W. Clement Stone
We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.
You're so money, and you don't even know it.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.
There are no mistakes, save one, the failure to learn from a mistake.
I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.
Nada, They Live (1988)
Nothing is predestined The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.
God is subtle but he is not malicious.
People who are afraid to fail can never experience the joys of success.
All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.
All you need is love.
Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.
Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.
Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take
John Davidson Rockefeller
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.
Gerald J. Simmons
What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.
Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.
What really matters is what you do with what you have.
It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.
Was there ever a more horrible blasphemy than the statement that all the knowledge of god is confined to this or that book ? How dare men call god infinite, and yet try to compress him within the covers of a little book !
I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.
Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.
Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.
We can do no great things. Only small things with great love.
We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.
Never say die.
Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.
Gieselle C. Viera
If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.
Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.
We must be bright and cheerful, long faces do not make religion.
It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.
One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Perfect love can not be without equality.
Don't hide your light under a bushel.
The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.
A goal properly set is halfway reached.
Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives : where we focus our attention.