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Is it just me or is the grim reaper a straight-up hottie ?
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.
Blanche Dubois, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.
When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?
Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.
When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up
Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
Love is letting go of fear.
Count your blessings.
We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.
I want the fairy tale.
Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)
The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.
When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.
When Harry Met Sally
We must be the change we wish to see.
I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.
Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?
Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)
Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.
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.
The greatest thing you'll ever learn is to love and be loved in return.
You have enemies ? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.
He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.
The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.
Shri Ramakrishna used to say, "As long as I live, so long do I learn". That man or that society which has nothing to learn is already in the jaws of death. Heart and core of everything here is good, that whatever may be the surface waves, deep down and underlying everything, there is an infinite basis of goodness and love.
Marcel Marceau, Silent Movie (1976)
Who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one.
I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
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.
Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.
Remove failure as an option.
We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.
Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.
The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.
Jacques Benigne Bossuel
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.
Tracy L. McNair
The idea of working all your life, saving, and putting money into a retirement account is a very slow plan.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
Work is love made manifest.
Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !
President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)
Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Harold R. McAlindon
If you face a delicate situation, don't go into it wearing your spurs or you'll rip it apart. Instead, dress for the occasion. Cloak yourself in diplomacy. Vest yourself with wisdom, and wear a smile.
Anne Mackay Thompson
Fortune and love favor the brave.
Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.
I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Our minds are as different as our faces we are all traveling to one destination, happiness, but few are going by the same road.
Charles Caleb Colton
You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.
It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.
The power of imagination makes us infinite.
I have seen too much of the vanity of human affairs, to expect felicity from the splendid scenes of public life.
Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.
Ferris Bueller, Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.
Mark Victor Hansen
These go to eleven.
Nigel Tufnel, This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.
People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.
In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.
Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)
To me, the idea and expectation that the day is slowly and surely coming when we will be able to honestly say we are our brother's keeper and not his oppressor is very beautiful.
Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.
George S. Patton
May the Force be with you.
Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)
A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.
Henry David Thoreau
Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.
We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.
How we spend our days is of course how we spend our lives.
Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.
To go fast, row slowly.
Norman Vincent Peale
People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.
John C. Maxwell
Leaders are people who are able to express themselves fully, they know who they are, what their strengths and weaknesses are, and how to fully deploy their strengths and compensate for their weaknesses. They also know what they want, why they want it, and how to communicate what they want to others, in order to gain compensation and support. Finally, they know how to achieve their goals. The key to full self-expression is understanding one's self and the world, and the key to understanding is learning -- from one's own life and experience.
What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.
Norman Vincent Peale
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.
Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)
Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give the world your best anyway.
Hard work pays off.
Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved
Power is not really good or bad , it is neutral. Power itself is not negative or positive, although our feelings about it may be. Power is the potential to influence others for good or evil, to be a blessing or a scourge. Like nuclear energy, it can provide the electricity to light a city, or it can fuel the bomb that destroys it.
The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.
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.
What is the use of living if it be not to strive for noble causes and to make this muddled world a better place for those who will live in it after we are gone.
He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The old religions said that he was an atheist who did not believe in god. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.
With vision, every person, organization and country can flourish. The Bible says, 'Without vision we perish.
Mark Victor Hansen
All things are created twice. There's a mental or first creation, and a physical or second creation of all things. You have to make sure that the blueprint, the first creation, is really what you want, that you've thought everything through. Then you put it into bricks and mortar. Each day you go to the construction shed and pull out the blueprint to get marching orders for the day. You begin with the end in mind.
The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.
Pearl S. Buck
You will become as small as your controlling desire ; as great as your dominant aspiration.
Love is a hole in the heart.
The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.
It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.
A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.
Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.