He who lends to the poor gets his interest from God.
Love sees roses without thorns.
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Everything you want is on the other side of fear.
My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !
Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what we want most for what we want at the moment.
Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.
To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself : First, what could I do ? Second, what could I read ? And third, who could I ask ?
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.
George P. Burnham
There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.
No matter where you go, there you are.
Some say you have to use your five best players, but I found out you win with the five that fit together best as a team
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
Find the good -- and praise it.
I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.
Henry Ward Beecher
We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
My heart shall be thy garden.
You can have anything you want ? if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.
I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.
After all, tomorrow is another day !
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
A Crow is known wherever he is met by his beautiful white dress, and his tall and elegant figure. The greater part of the men being six feet high.
A teacher, a really good teacher, is never a giver of truth; he is a guide, a pointer to truth. Therefore, a good teacher, or, more appropriately, a guide, studies each student individually and helps to awaken the student to explore himself, both internally and externally, and ultimately to integrate himself with his being. All in all, a teacher acts as a catalyst, and not only must he have a tremendous understanding; he must also possess a sensitive mind with great flexibility and adaptability.
Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.
Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)
Your talent is god's gift to you.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.
Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.
Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.
Henry David Thoreau
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with.
Eleanor Holmes Norton
Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.
A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.
Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.
Mary Baker Eddy
I'm the ghost with the most, babe.
Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)
Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.
W. Clement Stone
It's hard to tell your mind to stop loving someone, when your heart still does.
The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.
Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.
The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.
Knowledge work is all about how we use one another's time and attention. Given just minutes, good leaders can affect how we think, what we decide, and, ultimately, what we create.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind, the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.
if you can't lift the corners, let the middle sag.
The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.
Here's Johnny !
Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)
I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world. There is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.
Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.
While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
One rule of action more important than all others is consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.
No one became poor by giving alms.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Love is like the wild rose-briar. Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, but which will bloom most constantly ?
I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.
Mark Victor Hansen
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
This is the true joy the being used for a purpose recognized as a might one.
George Bernard Shaw
Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.
George S. Patton
The calla lilies are in bloom again.
Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)
The best leader brings out the best in those he has stewardship over.
J. Richard Clarke
Union gives strength.
My friends are my estate.
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it. I can take it in small doses, but as a lifestyle I find it too confining.
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.
Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled.
Henry David Thoreau
Love does not conquer all things, but it does set all things right.
Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.
I want the fairy tale.
Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as well as labor does the body.
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.
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.
The battle is all over except the "shouting" when one knows what is wanted and has made up his mind to get it, whatever the price may be.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
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 !
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.
Whatever you need more of is what you need to tithe some. quotes
Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability... . We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.
Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.
Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.
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.
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
Many hands make light work.
If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.
To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.
Into the house where joy lives, happiness will gladly come.
It is what you learn after you know it all that counts.
Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from weak minds.
This is nothing !
Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)
We imagine that our mind in a mirror, that it is more or less accurately reflecting what is happening outside us. On the contrary, our mind itself is the principal element of creation. The world, while I am perceiving it, is being incessantly created for myself in time and space.
I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference
Mark Victor Hansen
From what we get, we can make a living, what we give, however makes a life.
I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.
He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.
I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.