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To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.
Roll with the punches.
You are what you think about all day long.
What we've got here is failure to communicate.
Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)
The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.
But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.
Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.
The handgun would not be my choice of weapon if I knew I was going to a fight. ...I'd choose a rifle, a shotgun, an RPG or an atomic bomb instead.
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
I bet you can squeal like a pig.
Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)
Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.
Failing to plan is planning to fail.
There are essentially two things that will make you wiser the books you read and the people you meet.
Charles Tremendous Jones
If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.
No matter what I ever do or say, Heathcliff, this is me, now, standing on this hill with you. This is me, forever.
Cathy, Wuthering Heights (1939)
Know that although in the eternal scheme of things you are small, you are also unique and irreplaceable, as are all your fellow humans everywhere in the world.
Believe that you are bigger than your difficulties, for you are, indeed.
Norman Vincent Peale
Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.
If you listen to your fears, you will die never knowing what a great person you might have been.
Robert H. Schuller
Don't ask yourself what the world needs , ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.
Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr
A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.
I have learned that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.
Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)
Above all, beware of compromises. I do not mean that you are to get into antagonism with anybody, but you have to hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others "fads" through the greed of getting supporters.
A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.
John Lennon Mignon McLaughlin
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.
What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.
Find and use your passion, and you'll have a great career. Don't do it, you won't. It's as simple as that.
The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.
Do what you love and the money will follow
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
There is only one terminal dignity, love. And the story of a love is not important, what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.
Mama, face it. I was the slut of all time.
Gloria Wandrous, Butterfield 8 (1932)
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
Do we not all agree to call rapid thought and noble impulse by the name of inspiration ?
The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.
Richard B. Sheridan
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.
In the long run, we only hit what we aim at.
Henry David Thoreau
Those who are fired with an enthusiastic idea and who allow it to take hold and dominate their thoughts find that new worlds open for them. As long as enthusiasm holds out, so will new opportunities.
Norman Vincent Peale
Experience is the best teacher.
Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster.
Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.
Mark Victor Hansen
Be strong ! You talk of ghosts and devils. We are the living devils. The sign of life is strength and growth. The sign of death is weakness. Whatever is weak, avoid ! It is death. If it is strength, go down into hell and get hold of it ! There is salvation only for the brave. "None but the brave deserves the fair". None but the bravest deserves salvation.
Many who have spent a lifetime in it can tell us less of love than the child that lost a dog yesterday.
Bad news, compadres, this place is magic as hell.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
That which does not kill you makes you stronger.
Love is the only rational act.
You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes
One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never !
You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have really lived, are the moments when you have done things in a spirit of love.
Sharing is the essence of teaching. It is, I have come to believe, the essence of civilizationWithout it, the imagination is but the echo of the self, trapped in a soundproof chamber, reverberating upon itself until it is spent in exhaustion or futility.
We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
Positive anything is better than negative thinking.
It is in the small decisions you and I make every day that create our destiny.
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
When something is finally obvious that should have been obvious years before, we call it common sense.
Believe that the loose ball that you are chasing has your name on it.
Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?
I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.
If money helps a man to do good to others, it is of some value , but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul
Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.
Your current safe boundaries were once unknown frontiers.
I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.
I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.
Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.
Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.
You must be the change you want to see in the world.
To God, there is no zero. I still exist.
Scott Carey, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)
Would you like to play a game ?
Joshua The Computer, Wargames (1983)
Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.
Love is a butterfly, which when pursued is just beyond your grasp, but if you will sit down quietly it may alight upon you.
When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.
W. Clement Stone
We rob banks.
Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)
To be able to say how much love, is love but little.
Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue.
Steve McCroskey, Airplane (1980)
Shut up and deal.
Fran Kubelik, The Apartment (1960)
When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.
You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?
P. T. Barnum
Snap out of it !
Loretta Castorini, Moonstruck (1987)
I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.
Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)
The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William A. Ward
There are two things to aim at in life, first, to get what you want, and after that to to enjoy it.
Logan Pearsall Smith
Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter can not understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.
Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.
It is not good for all our wishes to be filled , through sickness we recognize the value of health, through evil, the value of good, through hunger, the value of food, through exertion, the value of rest.
How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.
To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor.