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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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.
Do what you can, with what you have, where you are !
There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.
Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass!
Paul J. Meyer
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.
It isn't hard to be good from time to time in sports. What's tough is being good every day.
I want to be alone.
Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)
Obstacles are great incentives.
My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.
Where there is love there is life.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.
The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".
Norman Vincent Peale
The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.
A strong person and a waterfall always channel their own path.
War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.
If you want a do-right woman, you have to be a do-right man
Before I learned the art, a punch was just a punch, and a kick, just a kick. After I learned the art, a punch was no longer a punch, a kick, no longer a kick. Now that I understand the art, a punch is just a punch and a kick is just a kick.
Face it girls, I'm older and I have more insurance.
Evelyn Couch, Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Our first journey is to find that special place for us.
There are simply too many notes.
Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.
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.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
You always succeed in producing a result.
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast, a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
Bring out the gimp.
Zed, Pulp Fiction (1994)
Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.
Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.
Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.
Norman Vincent Peale
The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.
Charles A. Lindbergh
To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.
Don't take no for an answer, never submit to failure. Do not be fobbed off with mere personal success or acceptance. You will make all kinds of mistakes, but as long as you are generous and true, and also fierce, you can not hurt the world or even seriously distress her. She was made to be wooed by youth.
Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.
By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Love is a hole in the heart.
Give a man a fish and he will eat for the day, teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.
In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.
Find out what it means to die - not physically, that's inevitable - but to die to everything that is known, to die to your family, to your attachments, to all the things that you have accumulated, the known, the known pleasures, the known fears. Die to that every minute and you will see what it means to die so that the mind is made fresh, young, and therefore innocent, so that there is incarnation not in a next life, but the next day.
When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love reminds you that nothing else matters.
Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things.
Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
Every man is more than just himself; he also represents the unique, the very special and always significant and remarkable point at which the world's phenomena intersect, only once in this way, and never again.
Seeing yourself as you want to be is the key to personal growth.
Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality, the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.
Jose Ortega y Gasset
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you'll help them to become what they are capable of becoming.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.
One joy scatters a hundred griefs.
Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
Love is my religion, I could die for it.
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
Love is the only rational act.
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
I love him because he's the kind of guy who gets drunk on a glass of buttermilk, and I love the way he blushes right up over his ears. I love him because he doesn't know how to kiss, the jerk !
Sugarpuss O'Shea, Ball Of Fire (1941)
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but don't quit.
I know that many people feel that old age is a time to take it easy, but I compare my life now to being the last runner in a relay race. Would you have me slow down as I near the finish line ?
The only time I really become discouraged is when I think of all the things I would like to do and the little time I have in which to do them.
All work is empty save when there is love.
Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.
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.
To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There are few people who can manage more than their own business.
You can do anything you put your mind to.
I'm willing when time permits to honestly express or to open myself to you, to act as a sort of sign pole for a traveler.
Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.
Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.
I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?
Rita, Cameraman (1982)
Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior.
John Churton Collins
The willow knows what the storm does not that the power to endure harm outlives the power to inflict it.
Blood Of The Martyr
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.
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
Union gives strength.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
Who's on first.
Dexter, The Naughty Nineties (1945)
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Necessity is the mother of invention.
Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others, it is the only means.
Kids don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.
Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.
The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.
May you live all the days of your life.
Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.
Never complain about what you permit.
In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.
It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
Be like the turtle. If he didn't stick his neck out, he wouldn't get anywhere at all.
When god closes a door, he opens a window.
There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.