Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.
Franklin P. Jones
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Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.
Where there is great love, there are always wishes.
There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.
William George Jordan
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
Help me ! Help me !
Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)
The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
Reason is like an open secret that can become known to anyone at any time , it is the quiet space into which everyone can enter through his own thought.
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
Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.
The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.
Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
The vedanta recognizes no sin, it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you are a sinner, a miserable creature, and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that.
There are no gains without pains.
Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.
Hatred stirreth up strifes, but love covereth all sins.
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
Sydney J. Harris
Mr. Allen, this may come as a shock to you, but there are some men who don't end every sentence with a proposition.
Jan Morrow, Pillow Talk (1959)
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.
Astrology and all these mystical things are generally signs of a weak mind, therefore as soon as they are becoming prominent in our minds, we should see a physician, take good food, and rest.
The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.
As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.
As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
E. Joseph Cossman
I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.
What do they think I am, dumb or something ? Why, I make more money than Calvin Coolidge ! Put together !
Lina Lamont, Singin (1952)
To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.
I'll be back.
The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)
You may conquer with the sword, but you are conquered by a kiss.
The price of greatness is responsibility.
Believe that the loose ball that you are chasing has your name on it.
Practice makes perfect.
A man takes a drop too much once in a while, it's only human nature.
Charlie Allnut, Rose Sayer (1951)
As you think in your heart, so shall you be.
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.
Von Schiller Fulton J. Sheen
Something happened to me. It was the sweetest thing that ever could be. It was a fantasy a dream come true, it was the day I met you !
Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible - the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.
The memory of my mother will always be a blessing to me.
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
Henry David Thoreau
Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.
Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
The outer forms of our lives can change in an instant, but the inner reorientation that brings us back into a vital relation to people and activity takes time.
Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !
Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.
W. Clement Stone
If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.
How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.
He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.
Be the ball.
Ty Webb, Caddyshack (1980)
Life must be lived on a higher plane. We must go up to a higher platform, to which we are always invited to ascend, there, the whole aspect of things changes.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.
A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.
John P. Strelecky
Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.
William Carlos Williams
Whatever good things we build end up building us.
So whether or not we can get together, remember well that art lives where absolute freedom is. With all the training thrown to nowhere, with a mind perfectly unaware of its own working, with the self vanishing nowhere the art of JKD attains its perfection.
It's amazing what ordinary people can do if they set out without preconceived notions.
Charles F. Kettering
An army of a thousand is easy to find, but, ah, how difficult to find a general.
To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.
Why hesitate? Upon the plains of hesitation are the bleached bones of countless millions, who on the threshold of victory sat down to wait, and in waiting they died.
You can't express every feeling that you have every moment that you have them.
When Harry Met Sally
Always do the right thing.
Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)
Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.
Self-knowledge is the basis of JKD because it is effective, not only for the individuals martial art, but also for his life as a human being.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.
It has been my philosophy of life that difficulties vanish when faced boldly.
The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do.
The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.
Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.
Norman Vincent Peale
We have a problem. ''Congratulations. '' But it's a tough problem. ''Then double congratulations. ''
W. Clement Stone
I see dead people.
Cole Sear, The Sixth Sense (1999)
As physicians, we are invited into the most intimate chambers of our patients’ lives. We
should acknowledge that unfettered trust with dignity, deference, and respect. For a physician,
caring for patients is not only a duty; it is a privilege. Alleviating pain and restoring
health for another human being can induce an exhilaration few others experience in their
Michael E. DeBakey
Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.
Robert Louis Stevenson
There is no education like adversity.
Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
I'm the ghost with the most, babe.
Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)
When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make a lemonade.
The struggle of the mind to keep itself free from every sort of bondage -- to remain curious, open, unsatiated in all its relations with nature -- is tenfold more difficult than the cultivation of a stable, satisfying point of view, but a thousandfold more precious.
The best things in life are free.
Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.
Charles A. Lindbergh
May you live all the days of your life.
We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.