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The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.
Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.
In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.
Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)
Familiar acts are beautiful through love.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Ability is sexless.
Live life to the fullest.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Plan your progress carefully , hour-by hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the wellsprings of your power. Planning for happiness is rarely successful. Happiness just happens.
Success is never wondering what if.
If you build it, he will come.
Field of Dreams
I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.
John Davidson Rockefeller
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
John Quincy Adams
Hard work pays off.
Love is something eternal.
Vincent Van Gogh
Seek first to understand, then to be understood.
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.
You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.
Go ahead, make my day.
Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)
The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.
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)
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.
We have only one reality, and that is here and now. What we miss by our evasions will never return, but if we squander ourselves, then too we lose being. Each day is precious a moment can be everything.
The great end of life is not knowledge but action.
Thomas Henry Huxley
Learning acquired in youth is an inscription on stone.
Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.
Love is when reality is better than your dreams.
You become what you think about.
Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.
Norman Vincent Peale
Advice after the mischief is like medicine after death.
I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened by old ones.
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
Nuptial love makes mankind, friendly love perfects it, but wanton love corrupts and debases it.
The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.
Peter De Vries
In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.
Seduce my mind and you can have my body, find my soul and I'm yours forever.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.
The glue that holds all relationships together -- including the relationship between the leader and the led is trust, and trust is based on integrity.
I'll meet you at the place near the thing where we went that time.
Aaron Altman, Broadcast News (1987)
You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.
We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.
I'm not here just to make a living, I'm here to make a difference.
This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.
Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)
Our minds are as different as our faces we are all traveling to one destination, happiness, but few are going by the same road.
Charles Caleb Colton
A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.
Edgar J. Mohn
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.
Success is never ending, failure is never final.
Dr. Robert Schuller
He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.
In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.
Wealth is the product of man's ability to think.
As a man thinketh in his heart so is he.
There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.
General Douglas MacArthur
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.
Life can only be understood backwards , but it must be lived forwards.
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for it is that which all are practicing every day while they live.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Before I learned the art, a punch was just a punch, and a kick, just a kick. After I learned the art, a punch was no longer a punch, a kick, no longer a kick. Now that I understand the art, a punch is just a punch and a kick is just a kick.
Perfect love can not be without equality.
It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.
Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.
Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move on to something that's more productive.
Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
Norman Vincent Peale
We are born in relationship, we are wounded in relationship, and we can be healed in relationship.
Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''
Robert H. Schuller
Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.
David Starr Jordan
The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
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.
Ideas... they have the power
The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.
Dale E. Turner
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future.
Absence makes the heart grow fonder.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
This above all, To Thine Own Self Be True.
Must you flirt ?
Ninotchka, Leon (1939)
All of the subjects that I've chosen have had to do with isolation. ... The whole idea of [people] gathering ... doesn't really appeal to me.
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.
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.
You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.
Booker T. Washington
What is life without the radiance of love.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
As a mother of teenagers, do you know how many times I picked up the phone to apologize to my own mother ?
To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.
Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying.
W. Clement Stone
Things do not change we change.
Henry David Thoreau
Now he has departed from this strange world a little ahead of me. That means nothing. People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.
Help me ! Help me !
Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)
Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.
Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.
The art of love, is largely the art of persistence.
He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.
If we are to achieve results never before accomplished, we must expect to employ methods never before attempted.
All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.