Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.
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Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.
He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.
Dreams don't work unless you do.
John C. Maxwell
And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.
Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.
Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.
Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.
Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.
All condemnation of others really condemns ourselves. Adjust the microcosm which is in your power to do and the macrocosm will adjust itself for you.
Show me the money !
Rod Tidwell, Jerry Maguire (1996)
A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.
The ancestor of every action is a thought.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life.
The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.
Success is never wondering what if.
Love is smiling on the inside and out.
One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.
There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. That little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.
W. Clement Stone
For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.
If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet.
Isaac B. Singer
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.
The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind, to train it to the use of its own powers rather than to fill it with the accumulation of others.
One, two, Freddy's coming for you.
Children, A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)
Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.
Respect the past in the full measure of its desserts, but do not make the mistake of confusing it with the present nor seek in it the ideals of the future.
He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.
You are today where your thoughts have brought
Love is a many splendered thing.
Nat King Cole
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?
Henry David Thoreau
Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.
Robert F. Kennedy
"I am the thread that runs through all these pearls", and each pearl is a religion or even a sect thereof. Such are the different pearls, and god is the thread that runs through all of them, most people, however, are entirely unconscious of it.
Change comes from within.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes
The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.
You can be greater than anything that can happen to you.
Norman Vincent Peale
No legacy is so rich as honesty.
At every moment during our existence we are all called to be leaders, if for no other purpose than to lead ourselves.
John P. Strelecky
The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.
If you think you can, or you think you can't, you're probably right.
Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?
Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)
Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.
Nothing is predestined The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.
Love is like war, easy to begin but hard to end.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, 'Well, I'll have a go, too.'
Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.
Who, being loved, is poor ?
We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.
Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives : where we focus our attention.
Little strokes fell great oaks.
God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
Love that is true never grows old.
You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.
Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)
Make the second effort your second nature.
Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.
I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.
Why is it that we spend so much of our time preparing for when we can do what we want, instead of just doing what we want right now.
John P. Strelecky
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.
Nelson A. Rockefeller
It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.
The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.
We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
I am someone else when I'm with you, someone more like myself.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
How do I look ?
Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)
Take control of your consistent emotions and begin to consciously and deliberately reshape your daily experience of life.
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
A chain is as strong as its weakest link.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.
William Carlos Williams
A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.
Fried Green Tomatoes
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.
It's nice to be the best, but not when being the best brings out the worst in you.
Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.
Henry Ward Beecher
It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.
The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.
It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.
Fear nothing, for every renewed effort raises all former failures into lessons, all sins into experience.
Example sheds a genial ray which men are apt to borrow, so first improve yourself today, and then your friends tomorrow.
Don't knock masturbation. It's sex with someone I love.
Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)
Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.
Adversity introduces a man to himself.
Tonight's weather forecast - dark, with continued darkness until morning.
I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's were the fun is.
You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence is not an event - it is a habit.