Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.
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You know, Billy. We blew it.
Wyatt, Easy Rider (1969)
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.
This is the true joy the being used for a purpose recognized as a might one.
George Bernard Shaw
It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.
I ain't so tough.
Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)
Live Well... Laugh Often... Love Much.
The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.
Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.
It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.
Patience and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.
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)
Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.
Thomas Henry Huxley
Laughing at our mistakes can lengthen our own life. Laughing at someone else's can shorten it.
He who has great power should use it lightly.
The road to success is always under construction.
Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing, a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished.
Ideas without action are worthless.
To be able to say how much love, is love but little.
Not many people know it, but the Fuhrer was a terrific dancer.
Franz Liebkind, The Producers Avco (1968)
The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.
If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.
Abigail Van Buren
You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.
The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.
I'm going to stop procrastinating once I get around to it.
People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.
Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.
As if !
Cher Horwitz, Clueless (1995)
Union gives strength.
Do you want a leg or a breast ?
Frances Stevens, To Catch A Thief (1955)
Never complain about what you permit.
It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".
Norman Vincent Peale
They alone live, who live for others.
The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
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.
You can't expect people to look eye to eye with you if you are looking down on them.
Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.
Maximus, Gladiator (2000)
If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
I know you are, but what am I ?
Pee-Wee Herman, Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (1985)
It's not enough that we do our best, sometimes we have to do what's required.
There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.
Many who have spent a lifetime in it can tell us less of love than the child that lost a dog yesterday.
Sawyer, you're going out a youngster, but
you've got to come back a star!
Julian Marsh, 42nd Street (1933)
I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !
Howard Beale, Network (1976)
We loved with a love that was more than love.
Edgar Allan Poe
I want the fairy tale.
Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)
Don't look back - forward, infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience - then alone can great deeds be accomplished.
Every dog has his day.
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
The time to make friends is before you need them.
Say hello to my little friend !
Tony Montana, Scarface (1983)
If people find fault with you and try to put you into bad light, wrongly slandering and vilifying you, just step back and observe yourself. Don't harbor any dislike, don't enter into it any contests, and don't get upset, angry, or resentful. Just cut right through it and be as if you never or saw it. Eventually malevolent pests will disappear of themselves. If you contend with them, then a bad name will bounce back and forth with never an end in sight.
No one is so poor as an ignorant person.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
It is the patient building of character, the intense struggle to realize the truth, which alone will tell in the future of humanity.
A short saying often contains much wisdom.
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
Alfred North Whitehead
Above all, beware of compromises. Hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others fads through the greed of getting supporters. Your atman is the support of the universe - whose support do you stand in need of ?
Love is not blind. It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.
They're here !
Carol Anne Freeling, Poltergeist (1982)
Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.
Bernice Johnson Reagon
I love you for what you are, but I love you yet more for what you are going to be. I love you not so much for your realities as for your ideals. I pray for your desires that they may be great, rather than for your satisfactions, which may be so hazardously little. You are going forward toward something great. I am on the way with you, and therefore I love you.
You do not lead by hitting people over the head -- that's assault, not leadership.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.
Robert H. Schuller
Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
Frank Lloyd Wright
We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.
After all is said and done, there is usually more said than done.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.
Don't fear, just live right.
Neal A. Maxwell
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
William Curry Theodore
They call me Mister Tibbs !
Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
He who dares nothing need hope for nothing.
Vision doesn't usually come as a lightening bolt. Rather it comes as a slow crystallization of life challenges that we one day recognize as a beautiful diamond with great value to ourselves and others.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.
Nicholas Murray Butler
Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I want it said of me by those who knew me best ; that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.
Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
There are simply too many notes.
Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)
There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.
Elementary, my dear Watson.
Sherlock Holmes, The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes (1939)
People who exercise their embryonic freedom day after day, little by little, expand that freedom. People who do not will find that it withers until they are literally 'being lived'. They are acting out scripts written by parents, associates and society.
Man is a ladder placed on the earth and the top of it touches heaven. And all his movements and doings and words leave traces in the upper world.