Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.
Blanche Dubois, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
James F. Bymes
There are two kinds of failures. The man who will do nothing he is told, and the man who will do nothing else.
Watch the skies, everywhere, keep looking ! Keep watching the skies !
Ned Scotty Scott, The Thing From Another World (1951)
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell'em, Certainly I can ! - and get busy and find out how to do it
One million dollars !
Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)
The more goals you set - the more goals you get.
Mark Victor Hansen
The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!
Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''
Robert H. Schuller
They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
People fascinated by the idea of progress never suspect that every step forward is also a step on the way to the end.
Only in relationship can you know yourself, not in abstraction and certainly not in isolation. The movement of behavior is the sure guide to yourself. It's the mirror of your consciousness, this mirror will reveal its content, the images, the attachments, the fears, the loneliness, the joy and sorrow. Poverty lies in running away from this, either in its sublimations or its identities.
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.
W. Clement Stone
Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.
The beginning is the half of every action.
You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes
Formal education will make you a living, self-education will make you a fortune.
Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.
You are what you think you are.
The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.
Yo, Adrian !
Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)
But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !
Paula, Gaslight (1940)
We loved with a love that was more than love.
Edgar Allan Poe
Be afraid. Be very afraid.
Veronica Quaife, The Fly (1986)
Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?
Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)
Courage is not a virtue of value among other personal values like love or fidelity. It is the foundation that underlies and gives reality to all other virtues and personal values. Without courage our love pales into mere dependency. Without courage our fidelity becomes conformism.
The stakes are too high for government to be a spectator sport.
Stopping at third base adds no more runs than striking out.
A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.
God doesn't make junk.
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.
All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -
There is no remedy for love but to love more.
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.
I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?
Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)
Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.
The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
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.
You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.
Do it now !
Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.
In addition to self-awareness, imagination, and conscience, it is the fourth human endowment -- independent will -- that really makes effective self-management possible. It is the ability to make decisions and choices and to act in accordance with them. It is the ability to act rather than to be acted upon, to proactively carry out the program we have developed through the other three endowments. Empowerment comes from learning how to use this great endowment in the decisions we make every day.
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.
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.
Every choice one makes either expands or contracts the area in which he can make and implement future decisions. When one makes a choice, he irrevocably binds himself to the consequences of that choice.
Marion G. Romney
No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.
Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it.
Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.
Bernice Johnson Reagon
Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.
Every achiever I have ever met says, My life turned around when I began to believe in me.
Robert H. Schuller
Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.
Never spend your money before you have it.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.
Take control of your consistent emotions and begin to consciously and deliberately reshape your daily experience of life.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
If I had never met him, I would have dreamed him into being.
Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.
Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
G. M. Trevelyan
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.
If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.
The aims and ideals that move us are generated by imagination. But they are not made out of imaginary stuff. They are made out of the hard stuff of the world of physical and social experience.
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
We are not human beings having a spiritual experience, we are spiritual beings having a human experience.
Pierre Teilhard De Chardin
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.
There are many who's tongues might govern multitudes, if they could govern their tongues.
Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.
If you can dream it, then you can achieve it. You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want.
To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !
Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)
Don't hide your light under a bushel.
A gentleman can withstand hardships , it is only the small man who, when submitted to them, is swept off his feet.
Love works in miracles every day, such as weakening the strong, and stretching the weak , making fools of the wise, and wise men of fools , favoring the passions, destroying reason, and in a word, turning everything topsy-turvy.
Marguerite De Valois
The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.
Hope springs eternal.
Where there is no vision, the people perish.
Stop makin noises like a husband.
Vera, Detour (1945)
We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
The harder you fall the higher you bounce.
The book you don't read cant help.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
We don't have to take our clothes off to have a good time
A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.