If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.
Bring out the gimp.
Zed, Pulp Fiction (1994)
A man takes a drop too much once in a while, it's only human nature.
Charlie Allnut, Rose Sayer (1951)
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.
Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.
We are limited but we can push back the borders of our limitations.
Someday, man will harness the rise and fall of the tides, imprison the power of the sun, and release atomic power.
The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.
We get to make a living , we give to make a life.
Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.
William Butler Yeats
Love does not conquer all things, but it does set all things right.
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
George S. Patton
Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.
If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.
There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.
One drink's too many, and a hundred's not enough.
Bartender Nat, The Lost Weekend (1945)
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on that 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.
When I give a minister an order, I leave it to him to find the means to carry it out.
There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality in your own mind.
Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.
Honesty is the best image.
Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.
People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest.
George Matthew Allen
There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
When you arrive at your future, will you blame your past ?
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.
Paul R. Ehrlich
Equations are more important to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something for eternity.
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.
To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Freedom requires the capacity to accept, bear and live constructively with anxiety. I refer of course to the normal anxiety all of us experience at every step in our psychological growth as well as in this upset contemporary world. To be free means to face and bear anxiety, to run away from anxiety means automatically to surrender one's freedom.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
If you love someone, set them free.
Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.
Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.
William Lowe Bryan
It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.
We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.
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.
Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.
, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.
What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?
What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.
Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''
Robert H. Schuller
The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Champions are a rare breed. They see beyond the dangers, the risks, the obstacles, and the hardships.
All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.
I need him like the axe needs the turkey.
Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)
You haven't failed until you quit trying.
The art of love, is largely the art of persistence.
When people are like each other they tend to like each other.
It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You can not make progress without making decisions.
Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.
You have the power to think what you want. No matter what the circumstance.
The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.
Jacques Benigne Bossuel
The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.
If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.
It is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.
Henry Ward Beecher
Most people are about as happy as they make up their mind to be.
The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.
Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion
The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.
Dale E. Turner
I never could have done without the habits of punctuality, order and diligence the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
The word courage comes from the same stem as the French word coeur, meaning ''heart''. Thus just as one's heart, by pumping blood to one's arms, legs, and brain enables all the other physical organs to function, so courage makes possible all the psychological virtues. Without courage other values whither away into mere facsimiles of virtue.
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.
He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.
Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.
I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.
John Davidson Rockefeller
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?
Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
David Lloyd George
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
Living, love and death are one thing, not divisive, not separated, not divorced, not in the field of time but it is completely a living, moving thing, indivisible. And that is immortal.
Don't wait. The time will never be just right.
Would you be shocked if I put on something more comfortable ?
Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)
Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.
Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.
Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.
He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
Stephen A. Brennan
An executive is a person who always decides , sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.
John H. Patterson
Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?
The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
Never, never, never give up.
Kid, the next time I say, Let's go someplace like Bolivia, let's go someplace like Bolivia.
Butch Cassidy, Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969)