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All of the most successful human beings I've know were inwardly at war with themselves. Their turmoil was at least as great as our own, and sometimes greater. What distinguished these leaders was not some inner peace but rather how they had learned to organize their lives around a noble ambition and to focus on it.
Success consists of doing the common things of life uncommonly well.
One cannot think crooked and walk straight.
Don't say, "If I could, I would". Say, "If I can, I will".
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.
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
Only those who are absolutely their true selves in this world can have pervading influence.
Love thy neighbour as thyself.
Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.
The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.
Richard B. Sheridan
Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.
I want to be alone.
Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)
Love is a little haven of refuge from the world.
You had me at "hello".
Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire (1996)
Why is it that we spend so much of our time preparing for when we can do what we want, instead of just doing what we want right now.
John P. Strelecky
Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue.
Steve McCroskey, Airplane (1980)
You're so money, and you don't even know it.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.
Love is not love until love's vulnerable.
Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.
When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.
A bold onset is half the battle.
I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.
Robert G. Ingersoll
Kids don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.
The tapas and the other hard yogas that were practiced in other yugas do not work now. What is needed in this yuga is giving, helping others. Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
Most ball games are lost, not won.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
William Curry Theodore
Trust in yourself. Your perceptions are often far more accurate than you are willing to believe.
The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.
Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.
Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.
Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done.
Bond. James Bond.
James Bond, Dr No (1962)
Where there is life, there is hope. Where there are hopes, there are dreams. Where there are vivid dreams repeated, they become goals. Goals become the action plans and game plans that winners dwell on in intricate detail, knowing that achievement is almost automatic when the goal becomes an inner commitment. The response to the challenges of life -- purpose -- is the healing balm that enables each of us to face up to adversity and strife.
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The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Martin Luther King Jr.
First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.
You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.
Charles F. Kettering
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.
First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe'' three times.
Norman Vincent Peale
Remember when you see a man at the top of a mountain, he didn't fall there.
If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?
Every artist was first an amateur.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.
May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.
Love is a hole in the heart.
Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.
Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.
The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.
Michel de Montaigne
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
A boy's best friend is his mother.
Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)
Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.
Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.
The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Follow the money.
Deep Throat, All The President's Men (1976)
Stopping at third base adds no more runs than striking out.
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.
The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.
Peter De Vries
For a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures, and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love.
Along with trustworthiness, consistency is the thing to look for when you surround yourself with people who can help you on your quest.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.
We came to enjoy, we are being enjoyed. We came to rule, we are being ruled. We came to work, we are being worked. All the time, we find that. And this comes into every detail of our life.
Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.
Thomas J. Watson
The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.
We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.
If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.
Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.
Henri Frederic Amiel
Would you like to come in ?
Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)
Love is the only gold.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.
The great end of life is not knowledge but action.
Thomas Henry Huxley
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.
I'm an excellent driver.
Raymond Babbitt, Rain Man (1988)
The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.
The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.
Love is like the wild rose-briar. Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, but which will bloom most constantly ?
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.
A dream is a wish your heart makes.
A time comes when you need to stop waiting for the man you want to become and start being the man you want to be.
You become what you think about.
Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.
To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.
The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.
Saudi Arabian Proverb
Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.
Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)
What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?
And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!
Our love is here to stay.
A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.