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The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.
God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
Your current safe boundaries were once unknown frontiers.
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.
The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results
Some things have to be believed to be seen.
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Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.
Otomo No Yakamochi
It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.
Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)
Ask and you shall receive, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened unto you.
Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.
Well, nobody's perfect.
Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)
Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.
Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
There is time for everything.
If you aren't going all the way, why go at all ?
You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.
We belong dead.
The Monster, Bride Of Frankenstein (1935)
Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.
Margo Channing, All About Eve (1950)
Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.
Love reminds you that nothing else matters.
Between stimulus and response, one has the freedom to choose.
Life is a do-it yourself project.
You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.
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.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.
Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.
Karl G. Maeser
There are never enough I Love You's.
He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.
Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression, in order that every man present his views without penalty, there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.
For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change
If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.
Smile ! and the world will smile with you !
Thou art to me a delicious torment.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.
We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.
Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.
Love as much as you can from wherever you are.
A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.
All mankind love a lover.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You owe it to yourself to find your own unorthodox way of succeeding, or sometimes, just surviving.
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
No legacy is so rich as honesty.
All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.
We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.
Attitude determines altitude.
If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask !
W. Clement Stone
There is no limit to the power of the human mind. The more concentrated it is, the more power is brought to bear on one point.
I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.
Hey, Bud, lets party !
Jeff Spicoli, Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)
We have got to have a dream if we are going to make a dream come true.
Anything that makes you weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.
Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.
Pep without purpose is piffle.
If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.
A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.
Love is friendship set on fire.
Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.
I am someone else when I'm with you, someone more like myself.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination
Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !
Jerry, Some Like It Hot (1959)
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
Union gives strength.
For with god all things are possible.
Laughter is the best medicine.
Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.
I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Love is something eternal.
Vincent Van Gogh
A small house will hold a hundred friends.
Give me a whisky, ginger ale on the side. And don't be stingy, baby.
Anna Christie, Anna Christie (1930)
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.
Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.
Blanche Dubois, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
Good morning, Vietnam !
Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)
Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.
Don't dream it be it.
The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1973)
Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.
Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education.
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as well as labor does the body.
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.
Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.
To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.
You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.
Success is a journey not a destination.
True love is when your heart and your mind are saying the same thing.
Leanna L. Bartram
We have only one reality, and that is here and now. What we miss by our evasions will never return, but if we squander ourselves, then too we lose being. Each day is precious a moment can be everything.
It's easier to remember when you are right than when the other person was right.
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.
Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.
Love those who love you.
What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.
Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.