For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.
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The best things in life are not things.
That'll do, pig. That'll do.
Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)
One drink's too many, and a hundred's not enough.
Bartender Nat, The Lost Weekend (1945)
The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.
Norman Vincent Peale
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)
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.
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.
Love is like a piece of art work, even the smallest bit can be so beautiful.
The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
Stephen A. Brennan
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.
Don't call me a saint - I don't want to be dismissed that easily.
Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged , practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge.
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.
Union gives strength.
A chain is as strong as its weakest link.
If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.
Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.
The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.
Charles F. Kettering
What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.
Alexander Graham Bell
Character is higher than intellect... A great soul will be strong to live, as well as to think.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
The road to success is always under construction.
We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.
The heart that loves is always young.
We more frequently fail to face the right problem than fail to solve the problem we face.
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
And now here is my secret, a very simple secret. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The world belongs to the energetic.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To me, at least the way that I teach it, all types of knowledge ultimately means self-knowledge. So, therefore they're coming in and asking me to teach them not so much how to defend themselves or how to do somebody in. Rather, they want to learn to express themselves through some movement, be it anger, be it determination or whatever. So, in other words, they're paying me to show them, in combative form, the art of expressing the human body.
Love is a little haven of refuge from the world.
I like to watch.
Chance, Being There (1979)
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.
Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you're generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.
P. T. Barnum
Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary person does not hear.
I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.
Know what's weird? Day by day, nothing seems to change, but pretty soon, everything's different.
Calvin from Calvin and Hobbes
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.
I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.
Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes -- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds' --can you help others do the same.
In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.
Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.
Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.
Practice loving people. It is true that this requires effort and continued practice, for some are not very lovable, or so it seems - with emphasis on "seems". Every person has lovable qualities when you really learn to know him.
Norman Vincent Peale
You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.
What a dump.
Rosa Moline, Beyond The Forest (1949)
We have a responsibility in our time, as others have had in theirs, not to be prisoners of history but to shape history, a responsibility to fill the role of path-finder, and to build with others a global network of purpose and law.
And that's how you play "Get the Guests".
George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)
You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.
The dedicated life is the life worth living. You must give with your whole heart.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.
Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.
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.
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.
Personal leadership is not a singular experience. It is, rather, the ongoing process of keeping your vision and values before you and aligning your life to be congruent with those most important things.
This is nothing !
Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)
Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.
Duffy, Chinatown (1974)
The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.
Josiah G. Holland
Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.
The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.
This isn't a dream ! This is really happening !
Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.
The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.
Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.
People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.
John C. Maxwell
Help me ! Help me !
Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)
Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.
We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
God is subtle but he is not malicious.
All things come to those who wait, but when they come they're out of date.
It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.
When we won't consider suggestions, we reject our own potential - but we have a right to expect people to be tactful.
I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
One man with courage is a majority.
Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.
A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
To understand your parents love you must raise children yourself.
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.
There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.
John Andrew Holmes Jr.
Great music and art are earthly wonders, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.
Happiness is a butterfly, which, when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.
Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.