The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.
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Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, you can achieve.
Mary Kay Ash
A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it.
If you think you can, or you think you can't, you're probably right.
Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.
Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.
When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
No wire hangers, ever !
Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest (1981)
You had me at "hello".
Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire (1996)
One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.
Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.
St Francis De Sales
Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.
Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.
Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
When I give a minister an order, I leave it to him to find the means to carry it out.
I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die.
Roy Batty, Blade Runner (1982)
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.
All power is within you. You can do anything and everything. Believe in that. Do not believe that you are weak, do not believe that you are half-crazy lunatics, as most of us do nowadays. Stand up and express the divinity within you. Truth is eternal.
One can spend a lifetime assigning blame, find the cause 'out there' for all the troubles that exist. Contrast this with the 'responsible attitude' of confronting the situation, bad or good, and instead of asking, 'What caused the trouble ? Who was to blame ?' asking 'How can I handle this present situation to make the most of it ? What can I salvage here ?'
All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood ; if they are not, they are not great truths.
The doctor should be opaque to his patients, and like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.
Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.
Love is something eternal.
Vincent Van Gogh
The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.
Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.
Everything you want is on the other side of fear.
The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.
If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.
Well, nobody's perfect.
Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)
Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.
Sometimes there's so much beauty in the world I feel like I can't take it, like my heart's going to cave in.
Ricky Fitts, American Beauty (1999)
Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.
Charles F. Kettering
Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.
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
Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives : where we focus our attention.
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.
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.
Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.
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.
Seek first to understand, then to be understood.
Some things have to be believed to be seen.
The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.
It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.
What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.
George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Hope springs eternal.
Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.
There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
It takes a whole village to raise a child.
Nurses dispense comfort, compassion, and caring without even a prescription.
Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.
No pain, No gain.
'Wake Me When It's Funny'
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration
The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.
Rodney L. Parsley
Take a chance ! All life is a chance. The man who goes the furthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.
Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?
Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Success is a journey not a destination.
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
There are no mistakes, save one, the failure to learn from a mistake.
Most people are about as happy as they make up their mind to be.
Whenever I think of the past it just brings back so many memories.
Believe in yourself.
Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.
You must be the change you want to see in the world.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear, about two nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement.
Donald A. Laird
All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.
Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.
There are two ways of meeting difficulties you alter the difficulties, or you alter yourself to meet them.
You had me at hello.
Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.
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
Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.
John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)
When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
All condemnation of others really condemns ourselves. Adjust the microcosm which is in your power to do and the macrocosm will adjust itself for you.
There is no beauty but the beauty of action.
Take heed : you do not find what you do not seek.
We come to beginnings only at the end.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
What the heart gives away is never gone. It is kept in the hearts of others.
Robin St. John
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.
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world. The unreasonable man adapts the world to himself. All progress depends upon the unreasonable man.
George Bernard Shaw
Ideas... they have the power
Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''
Robert H. Schuller
Where there is love there is life.
Well done is better than well said.
Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.