Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.
Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)
The first requisite for success is to develop the ability to focus and apply your mental and physical energies to the problem at hand - without growing weary. Because such thinking is often difficult, there seems to be no limit to which some people will go to avoid the effort and labor that is associated with it.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance. . . . Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.
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)
One joy scatters a hundred griefs.
Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things. They are but improved means to an unimproved end, an end which was already but too easy to arrive at
Henry David Thoreau
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.
For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been' .
John Greenleaf Whittier
The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.
Richard B. Sheridan
Somebody stop me !
Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)
He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
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.
Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.
Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.
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.
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity, an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Chance is the fool's name for fate.
Guy Holden, The Gay Divorcee (1934)
We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.
Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.
The only real valuable thing is intuition.
A life without love in it is like a heap of ashes upon a deserted hearth, with the fire dead, the laughter stilled and the light extinguished.
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
To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.
Joseph Chilton Pearce
Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
God is subtle but he is not malicious.
In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
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.
E. Joseph Cossman
You had me at hello.
A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.
You complete me.
Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.
The heart that loves is always young.
It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.
John P. Strelecky
Love is strong yet delicate. It can be broken. To truly love is to understand this. To be in love is to respect this.
Our inheritance of well-founded, slowly conceived codes of honor, morals, and manners, the passionate convictions which so many hundreds of millions share together of the principles of freedom and justice, are far more precious to us than anything which scientific discoveries could bestow.
Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
Love is a symbol of eternity that wipes away all sense of time, removing all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end.
Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.
Robert H. Schuller
You must do the things you think you cannot do.
Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.
In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.
I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
That'll do, pig. That'll do.
Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)
What's meant to be will always find a way
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
Hope springs eternal.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
Eddie, you're a born loser.
Bert Gordon, The Hustler (1961)
Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.
You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.
There are simply too many notes.
Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)
There is no luck except where there is discipline.
We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.
Watch the skies, everywhere, keep looking ! Keep watching the skies !
Ned Scotty Scott, The Thing From Another World (1951)
The Athenians, alarmed at the internal decay of their Republic, asked Demosthenes what to do. His reply: Do not do what you are doing now.
Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Philippians 4: 4-7
Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant, they is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.
Johann Gottfried Von Herder
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
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.
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It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.
Those who are fired with an enthusiastic idea and who allow it to take hold and dominate their thoughts find that new worlds open for them. As long as enthusiasm holds out, so will new opportunities.
Norman Vincent Peale
You create your reality.
I light my candle from their torches.
Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.
Tracy L. McNair
Elementary, my dear Watson.
Sherlock Holmes, The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes (1939)
If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.
I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.
G. K. Chesterton
Talkers are no good doers.
He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.
Change yourself, change your fortunes.
Shut up and deal.
Fran Kubelik, The Apartment (1960)
In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.
There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.
If I'd been a ranch, they would've named me the Bar Nothing.
Gilda, Gilda (1946)
The person we believe ourselves to be will always act in a manner consistent with our self-image.
Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.
You can be greater than anything that can happen to you.
Norman Vincent Peale
If one has to submit, it is wasteful not to do so with the best grace possible.
If a man does his best, what else is there ?
General George S. Patton
Slow but steady wins the race.
Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can.
You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.
Cushion the painful effects of hard blows by keeping the enthusiasm going strong, even if doing so requires struggle.