Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
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If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.
Stopping at third base adds no more runs than striking out.
You only get out what you put in.
To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.
You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.
Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we can not practice any other virtue with consistency. We can't be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.
Procrastination is the thief of time.
Your voice makes me tremble inside and your smile is an invitation for my imagination to go wild.
Dreams don't work unless you do.
John C. Maxwell
To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.
Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.
We rob banks.
Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Enjoy each step, for in every moment there is something to learn.
John P. Strelecky
Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.
Hatred paralyzes life, love releases it. Hatred confuses life, love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life, love illumines it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
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.
There is no beauty but the beauty of action.
I never did anything worth doing entirely by accident... . Almost none of my inventions came about totally by accident. They were achieved by having trained myself to endure and tolerate hard work.
Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.
When you come to the edge of all the light you know and are about to step off into the darkness of the unknown, faith is knowing one of two things will happen. There will be something solid to stand on or you will be taught to fly.
Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.
If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.
Men like my father cannot die. They are with me still - - real in memory as they were in flesh, loving and beloved forever. How green was my valley then.
Huw Morgan, How Green Was My Valley (1941)
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.
There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.
David Starr Jordan
We have got to have a dream if we are going to make a dream come true.
Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.
The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.
Come out, come out, wherever you are !
Max Cady, Cape Fear (1991)
Whatever it takes !
An executive is a person who always decides , sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.
John H. Patterson
Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.
The only time I really become discouraged is when I think of all the things I would like to do and the little time I have in which to do them.
The life which is unexamined is not worth living
How many doctors does it take to screw in a light bulb ? That depends on whether it has medical insurance.
Love is a game that two can play and both win.
The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.
You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes
Not many people know it, but the Fuhrer was a terrific dancer.
Franz Liebkind, The Producers Avco (1968)
There are two kinds of failures. The man who will do nothing he is told, and the man who will do nothing else.
There is no pain equal to that which two lovers can inflict on one another. This should be made clear to all who contemplate such a union. The avoidance of this pain is the beginning of wisdom, for it is strong enough to contaminate the rest of our lives.
If parents pass enthusiasm along to their children, they will leave them an estate of incalculable value.
Is it just me or is the grim reaper a straight-up hottie ?
It's never too late.
When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.
Don't ever give up.
To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable
If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined, you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Work is love made manifest.
Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?
Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move on to something that's more productive.
Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.
You cannot live without dying. You cannot live if you do not die psychologically every minute. This is not an intellectual paradox. To live completely, wholly, every day as if it were a new loveliness, there must be dying to everything of yesterday, otherwise you live mechanically, and a mechanical mind can never know what love is or what freedom is.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
The very use of the word savage, as it is applied in its general sense, I am inclined to believe is an abuse of the word, and the people to whom it is applied.
Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.
The heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight. But they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.
Thomas S. Monson
We will find only what we look for, nothing more and nothing less.
Good fortune and bad are equally necessary to man, to fit him to meet the contingencies of this life.
To me, at least the way that I teach it, all types of knowledge ultimately means self-knowledge. So, therefore they're coming in and asking me to teach them not so much how to defend themselves or how to do somebody in. Rather, they want to learn to express themselves through some movement, be it anger, be it determination or whatever. So, in other words, they're paying me to show them, in combative form, the art of expressing the human body.
A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.
Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.
If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.
P.A.C. de Beaumarchais
Love those who love you.
A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.
Lust is what makes you keep wanting it, even when you have no desire to be with each other. Love is what makes you keep wanting to be with each other, even when you have no desire to do it.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.
Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living.
The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.
Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !
President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)
I am the captain of my soul.
William Ernest Henley
Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.
No great man ever complains of want of opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Boldness, more boldness, and always boldness !
George Jacques Danton
Friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life.
Only that day dawns to which we are awake.
Henry David Thoreau
Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.
Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
Its obvious that we don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.
It's not what happens to you, it's what you do about it that makes the difference.
You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.
The Crows are very handsome and gentlemanly Indians in their personal appearance and have been always reputed, since the first acquaintance made with them, very civil and friendly.
The miracle power that elevates the few is to be found in their industry, application and perseverance, under the promptings of a brave determined spirit.
Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.
Lydia Maria Child
Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.