Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.
Gieselle C. Viera
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The pellet with the poison's in the vessel with the pestle. The chalice from the palace has the brew that is true.
Hubert Hawkins, The Court Jester (1956)
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.
Let's go home, Debbie.
Ethan Edwards, The Searchers (1956)
Its obvious that we don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
Norman Vincent Peale
Have you checked the children lately ?
Curt Duncan, When A Stranger Calls (1979)
Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.
Von Schiller Fulton J. Sheen
I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.
Henry Ward Beecher
The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.
One of the strongest motives that lead men to art and science is escape from everyday life with its painful crudity and hopeless dreariness, from the fetters of one's own ever-shifting desires. A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought.
You know the difference between you and me ? I make this look good.
Agent J, Men In Black (1997)
You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.
We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.
George Bernard Shaw
All paths lead nowhere, so it is important to choose a path that has heart.
The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.
The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.
Richard M. Devos
The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.
In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action
Our schools and are not teaching students to think. It is astonishing how many young people have difficulty in putting their brains definitely and systematically to work.
Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.
Lydia Maria Child
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you're not sure where you're going, you'll probably end up somewhere else.
A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds, it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change.
In matters of style, swim with the current. In matters of principle, stand like a rock.
Every time we open our mouths, men look into our minds.
Love starts with a smile, grows with a kiss and ends with a tear.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the children of God.
This above all, To Thine Own Self Be True.
We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.
Change your thoughts, change your life.
They alone live, who live for others.
Living a life of integrity is one of the greatest missions we can undertake.
Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.
If you're going through hell, keep going.
We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.
Luciano De Crescenzo
The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.
Love the giver more than the gift.
We must have friendship for all, we must be merciful toward those that are in misery, when people are happy, we ought to be happy, and to the wicked we must be indifferent. These attitudes will make the mind peaceful.
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
is a choice to focus one's being in a certain way, to bring one's faith, commitment, creativity, and love into coordination with a particular value and purpose.
People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.
If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.
John P. Strelecky
A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.
Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.
Robert H. Schuller
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.
Freaks, Freaks (1932)
Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.
You owe it to yourself to find your own unorthodox way of succeeding, or sometimes, just surviving.
Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.
Friendship is not born of words alone.
You are never a loser until you quit trying.
Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.
To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.
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.
You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.
Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)
One million dollars !
Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)
Procrastination is the thief of time.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.
Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.
W. Clement Stone
There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.
When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.
Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.
What you do speaks so loudly that I can not hear what you say.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
How far you go in life depends on you being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carver
Never react emotionally to criticism. Analyze yourself to determine whether it is justified. If it is, correct yourself. Otherwise, go on about your business.
Norman Vincent Peale
Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.
Give a man a fish and he will eat for the day, teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.
Your children will become what you are, so be what you want them to be.
If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Chance is the fool's name for fate.
Guy Holden, The Gay Divorcee (1934)
Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.
I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.
Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)
Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.
To infinity and beyond !
Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)
Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.
Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
Be grateful to the Man you help, think of him as god. Is it not a great privilege to be allowed to worship god by helping our fellow men ?
It's hard to believe that you haven't had sex for two hundred years.
Luna Schlosser, Miles Monroe (1973)
Every human heart is human.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement.
Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?'
The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.
Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.