Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.
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The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.
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
Love never claims, it ever gives.
If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet.
Isaac B. Singer
In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired.
I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.
And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
Charles A. Beard
Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.
Christian Nestell Bovee
A ship in harbor is safe -- but that is not what ships are for.
John A. Shedd
Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.
Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.
Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)
There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.
If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always gotten.
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We are limited but we can push back the borders of our limitations.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.
It's never too late to be what you might have been.
The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is everything if you want to succeed in business or in anything else, for that matter.
Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.
Action without study is fatal. Study without action is fatal. Mary Beard Actions speak louder than words.
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.
Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.
If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.
To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.
All mankind love a lover.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.
Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal
Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.
I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.
Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.
For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.
You think I'm licked. You all think I'm licked. Well, I'm not licked. And I'm going to stay right here and fight for this lost cause. Even if this room gets filled with lies like these, and the taylors and all their armies come marching into this place.
Jefferson Smith, Mr Smith Goes To Washington (1939)
Never seek to tell thy love. Love that never told can be, for the gentle wind does move silently, invisibly.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
Respect the past in the full measure of its desserts, but do not make the mistake of confusing it with the present nor seek in it the ideals of the future.
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.
Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.
The great end of life is not knowledge but action.
Thomas Henry Huxley
Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.
Margaret B. Runbeck
If you build it, he will come.
Field of Dreams
Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.
Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed. Our love to others, and others love to us.
Old love does not rust.
Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
Karl A. Menninger
You're gonna need a bigger boat.
Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)
Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.
Adventure is worthwhile.
Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.
Let those love now who never loved before. Let those who always loved, now love the more.
To infinity and beyond !
Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)
We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.
Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.
Show me the money !
Rod Tidwell, Jerry Maguire (1996)
Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.
The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !
The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Discontent is the source of all trouble, but also of all progress, in individuals and nations.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man. One man tells a lie, dozens repeat it as the truth.
You must motivate yourself every day.
Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives : where we focus our attention.
A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.
Marriage is a door which looks out upon a beautiful view. As that door is opened and the horizon unfolds before you, know that nothing is sweeter than the warmth of one hand within another.
A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.
I bet you can squeal like a pig.
Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)
If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.
When you shoot a mime, should you use blanks ?
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.
Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.
No one became poor by giving alms.
The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results
Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.
Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take
John Davidson Rockefeller
Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.
Hope springs eternal.
Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.
Robert H. Schuller
Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.
You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.