I have loved to the point of madness, that which is called madness, that which to me, is the only sensible way to love.
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Nurses dispense comfort, compassion, and caring without even a prescription.
All paths lead nowhere, so it is important to choose a path that has heart.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
A man's dreams are an index to his greatness.
There are many who's tongues might govern multitudes, if they could govern their tongues.
Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.
Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.
Oh, Moses, Moses, you stubborn, splendid, adorable fool !
Nefretiri, The Ten Commandments (1956)
You can't expect people to look eye to eye with you if you are looking down on them.
A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.
When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
Always do right, this will gratify some and astonish the rest.
Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
As a cure for worrying, work is far better than whiskey. I always found that, if I began to worry, the best thing I could do was focus upon doing something useful and then work very hard at it. Soon, I would forget what was troubling me.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.
Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. quotes
You must motivate yourself every day.
If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.
Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !
Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)
We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.
Love is the flower you've got to let grow.
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day
Feel nothing, know nothing, do nothing, have nothing, give up all to god, and say utterly, 'Thy will be done'. We only dream this bondage. Wake up and let it go.
It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.
And that's how you play "Get the Guests".
George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)
What is tolerance ? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error , let us pardon reciprocally each other's folly - that is the first law of nature.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Martin Luther King Jr.
One joy scatters a hundred griefs.
Leadership is much more an art, a belief, a condition of the heart, than a set of things to do. The visible signs of artful leadership are expressed, ultimately, in its practice.
Fill your hands, you son-of-a-bitch !
Rooster Cogburn, True Grit (1969)
Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.
Attitude is everything.
Love sees roses without thorns.
A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.
Life is but a moment, death also is but another.
Robert H. Schuller
If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.
There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.
Throughout the centuries there have been men who took the first steps down new roads armed with nothing but their own vision.
After every happiness comes misery, they may be far apart or near. The more advanced the soul, the more quickly does one follow the other. What we want is neither happiness nor misery. Both make us forget our true nature, both are chains -- one iron, one gold , behind both is the Atman, who knows neither happiness nor misery. These are states, and states must ever change , but the nature of the atman is bliss, peace, unchanging. We have not to get it, we have it, only wash away the dross and see it.
Believe it is possible to solve your problem. Tremendous things happen to the believer. So believe the answer will come. It will.
Norman Vincent Peale
Lust is what makes you keep wanting it, even when you have no desire to be with each other. Love is what makes you keep wanting to be with each other, even when you have no desire to do it.
This is this.
Michael Vronsky, The Deer Hunter (1978)
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.
Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Norman Vincent Peale
Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.
The Athenians, alarmed at the internal decay of their Republic, asked Demosthenes what to do. His reply: Do not do what you are doing now.
Real love stories never have endings.
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
Alfred North Whitehead
There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.
Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
Only when all contribute their firewood can they build up a strong fire.
Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.
Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.
Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart
Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.
You can not plough a field by turning it over in your mind.
Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.
Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.
Passion is the genesis of genius.
There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. That little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.
W. Clement Stone
We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.
Maximus, Gladiator (2000)
Without music, life would be a mistake.
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, " What's in it for me ? ".
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.
Nicholas Murray Butler
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.
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?
Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.
Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
W. Clement Stone
Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
It is the patient building of character, the intense struggle to realize the truth, which alone will tell in the future of humanity.
Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.
J. Petit Senn
Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?
Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)
We have a problem. ''Congratulations. '' But it's a tough problem. ''Then double congratulations. ''
W. Clement Stone
Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.
If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask !
W. Clement Stone
I make wine at home. I make it out of raisins so that it will be aged automatically.
For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.
William J. Bennett
Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.
In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.
Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.
I have a head for business and a bod for sin.
Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)
I'm here to fight for truth, justice, and the american way.
Superman, Superman (1978)
Whatever happens, take responsibility !
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Norman Vincent Peale
Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it.