Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.
There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.
Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.
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If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.
The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
Hi-Yo, Silver !
The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)
Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.
Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.
William Arthur Ward
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
There is no luck except where there is discipline.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose.
It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.
There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.
These go to eleven.
Nigel Tufnel, This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.
To understand your parents love you must raise children yourself.
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
Alfred North Whitehead
The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.
There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.
Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)
Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.
Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.
I have loved to the point of madness, that which is called madness, that which to me, is the only sensible way to love.
We didn't land on plymouth rock. Plymouth rock landed on us !
Malcolm X, Malcolm X (1992)
Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually.
Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.
The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.
Let thy words be few.
Kind words conquer.
What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.
George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.
Every day in every way I am getting better and better.
Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.
P. T. Barnum
Always do the right thing.
Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)
He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The old religions said that he was an atheist who did not believe in god. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.
Live Simply, Laugh Often, Love Deeply.
Romance is the fuel that keeps love burning hot.
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
All love is sweet, given or returned.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
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.
Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.
We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.
Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.
Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.
That'll do, pig. That'll do.
Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)
"Every achiever I have ever met says, 'My life turned around when I began to believe in me.'"
Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.
Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.
We go together, Laurie. I don't know why. Maybe like guns and ammunition go together.
Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.
Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.
The course of true love never did run smooth.
If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.
Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.
Happiness is a state of mind.
As a writer, I tell stories and people give me money. Then financial planners tell me stories, and I give them money.
Martin Cruz Smith
To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.
Paul R. Ehrlich
Think and grow rich.
I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,
Oscar Madison, F (1968)
A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.
Fried Green Tomatoes
I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.
Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
It's always darkest before the dawn.
Go ahead, make my day.
Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)
Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
James F. Bymes
Only in his own way and not in any other can the one who strives perfect himself. He who lays hold of the rung of his companion and lets go of his own rung, through him neither the one nor the other will be realized.
You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.
Honor the ocean of love.
George de Benneville
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.
Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.
William A. Ward
The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up
There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.
Success is the child of audacity.
You betcha !
Marge Gunderson, Fargo (1996)
Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.
Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
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.
Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.
Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.
You're my Lassie come home.
Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)
One can spend a lifetime assigning blame, find the cause 'out there' for all the troubles that exist. Contrast this with the 'responsible attitude' of confronting the situation, bad or good, and instead of asking, 'What caused the trouble ? Who was to blame ?' asking 'How can I handle this present situation to make the most of it ? What can I salvage here ?'
Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.
Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast.
Commit yourself to a dream... Nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.
Robert H. Schuller
The search for someone to blame is always successful.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.
The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.
Those who work at a thing heart and soul not only achieve success in it but through their absorption in that they also realize the supreme truth - brahman. Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god.
Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind