Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day.
It is love that makes the impossible possible.
Learning acquired in youth is an inscription on stone.
In love beggar and king are equal.
Who is blind ? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb ? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor ? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich ? He who is happy with his lot.
Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
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Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.
Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it.
Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a 'genius' is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework.
Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.
For with god all things are possible.
Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.
Misfortunes often sharpen the genius.
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
Love is a great beautifier.
Louisa May Alcott
Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Anything is possible.
Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me ?
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.
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. It is not something to be waited for, but rather something to be achieved.
William Jennings Bryan
Our only security is in our ability to change.
Don't fall victim to your own melodrama. Keep things in perspective. The odds are that your problem is solvable. Address the solution and don't dwell on the problem to the point at which it paralyzes you.
Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
Not many people know it, but the Fuhrer was a terrific dancer.
Franz Liebkind, The Producers Avco (1968)
You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.
Gorden B. Hinkley
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation
World is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.
Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die !
Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride (1987)
Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.
Mark Victor Hansen
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Help me ! Help me !
Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
Until we take how we see ourselves (and how we see others) into account, we will be unable to understand how others see and feel about themselves and their world. Unaware, we will project our intentions on their behavior and call ourselves objective.
Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it
Dennis P. Kimbro
Private victories precede public victories. You can't invert that process any more than you can harvest a crop before you plant it.
Whoever is open, loyal, true ; of humane and affable demeanour, honourable himself, and in his judgement of others, faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man... .such a man is a true gentleman.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.
Franklin P. Jones
Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.
Maximus, Gladiator (2000)
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
Luck is when opportunity knocks, and you answer.
When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.
Life must be lived on a higher plane. We must go up to a higher platform, to which we are always invited to ascend, there, the whole aspect of things changes.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.
Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.
Many have encountered and overcome the challenge of homelessness Many men go fishing all their lives not knowing it is not fish they are after.
Henry David Thoreau
You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.
You really can change the world if you care enough.
Marion Wright Edelman
I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.
Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)
We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.
Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.
Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.
The best and most beautiful things in the world can not be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.
I love you. I've loved you since the first moment I saw you. I guess maybe Ive even loved you before I saw you.
George Eastman, A Place In The Sun (1951)
Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.
If money is your hope for independence, you will never have it. The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability.
We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.
If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.
John P. Strelecky
Procrastination is the thief of time.
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
J. Robert Oppenheimer
Mama says, Stupid is as stupid does.
Young Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)
Love sees roses without thorns.
Challenges are what make life interesting , overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.
Joshua J. Marine
Love is a game that two can play and both win.
Let's not confuse hasty decisions with strength or intelligence. It's important to be decisive - after giving consideration that reflects the time you have and what's at stake.
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.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.
Well done is better than well said.
When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.
Mark Victor Hansen
What we've got here is failure to communicate.
Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.
Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?
Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.
A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance, and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.
Love like there is no tomorrow.
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.
Sometimes there's so much beauty in the world I feel like I can't take it, like my heart's going to cave in.
Ricky Fitts, American Beauty (1999)
We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
Don't hide your light under a bushel.
In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.
It's never too late.
Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. Its not the hard work that kills, its the worrying that kills.
Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.
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
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
I'd love to kiss you, but I just washed my hair.
Madge Norwood, Cabin In the Cotton (1932)
It's always darkest before the dawn.
The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.
Caroline L. Gascoigne
The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It's as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer.
Bring out the gimp.
Zed, Pulp Fiction (1994)
A dream unrealized is a dream imprisoned by that enemy of all enemies - the fear of failure. Set that you will make it happen ! -
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.
The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.
Give all to love.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Unless we think of others and do something for them, we miss one of the greatest sources of happiness.