There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps.
Peter A. Cohen
Our first journey is to find that special place for us.
Everybody forgets the basic thing, people are not going to love you unless you love them.
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.
David B. Allman
What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.
Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)
I'm Multi-Dimensional !
Your talent is god's gift to you.
Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.
Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)
What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.
Henry Ward Beecher
A way of life can not be successful so long as it is mere intellectual conviction. It must be deeply felt, deeply believed, dominant even in dreams.
My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.
Obstacles are what appear when you take your eyes off your dreams.
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.
Roses are red, Violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.
To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.
Who so loves believes the impossible.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.
Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)
His eyes have made love to me all evening.
Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)
A woman who is loved always has success.
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?
Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.
There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.
Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)
The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.
Norman Vincent Peale
Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.
Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
Love conquers all.
How do I look ?
Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.
Cecil B. DeMille
Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.
Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.
Robert H. Schuller
Came but for friendship, and took away love.
There are never enough I Love You's.
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.
Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)
What a dump.
Rosa Moline, Beyond The Forest (1949)
Know that although in the eternal scheme of things you are small, you are also unique and irreplaceable, as are all your fellow humans everywhere in the world.
To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.
Warren G. Bennis
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
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
To effectively communicate, we must realize that we are all different in the way we perceive the world and use this understanding as a guide to our communication with others.
It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.
There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
Don't ask yourself what the world needs , ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.
What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.
Louis L. Mann
Ideals are like stars, you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny.
The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good.
A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.
You talkin to me ?
Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Only those who are absolutely their true selves in this world can have pervading influence.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.
W. Clement Stone
No man is wise enough by himself.
The most interesting thing about a postage stamp is the persistence with which it sticks to its job.
There are millions of children today who don't attend school. However, education is the only way to get ahead in this country.
We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.
We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
For a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures, and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love.
Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.
Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.
How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg ? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.
In the space age the most important space is between the ears.
The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.
Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.
Gieselle C. Viera
Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
How different our lives are when we really know what is deeply important to us, and keeping that picture in mind, we manage ourselves each day to be and to do what really matters most.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?
Be Here Now.
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
It is always your next move.
You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.
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.
You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.
Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
Karl A. Menninger
Life can only be understood backwards , but it must be lived forwards.
You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
James F. Bymes
First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly , what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.
Goals give you more than a reason to get up in the morning, they are an incentive to keep you going all day. Goals tend to tap the deeper resources and draw the best out of life.
Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration
Whenever I think of the past it just brings back so many memories.
The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.
Mac, you ever been in love ?
Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)
Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
Norman Vincent Peale
The ideas I stand for are not mine. I borrowed them from Socrates. I swiped them from Chesterfield. I stole them from Jesud. And I put them in a book. If you don't like their rules whose would you use ?