It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
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One million dollars !
Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)
Why don't you go outside and jerk yourself a soda ?
Virginia Hill, Bugsy (1991)
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.
Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.
Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.
Whoever is open, loyal, true ; of humane and affable demeanour, honourable himself, and in his judgement of others, faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man... .such a man is a true gentleman.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There are simply too many notes.
Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)
I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.
All paths lead nowhere, so it is important to choose a path that has heart.
If I were required to guess off-hand, and without collusion with higher minds, what is the bottom cause of the amazing material and intellectual advancement of the last fifty years, I should guess that it was the modern-born and previously non-existent disposition on the part of men to believe that a new idea can have value.
Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.
A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.
The list is an absolute good. The list is life.
Itzak Stern, Schindler's List (1993)
Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.
I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.
Vito Corleone, The Godfather (1972)
I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference
Mark Victor Hansen
If I can line up the people who, back through the ages, have gone at life in ways I greatly admire, then I can feel their strength supporting me, all their standards and values pointing the way in which I am to go.
Bonaro W. Overstreet
Lives most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others ?
Martin Luther King Jr.
We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.
We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.
The earth is enjoyed by heroes, this is the unfailing truth. Be a hero. Always say, I have no fear.
Life is what you make it.
Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.
Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.
Louisa May Alcott
The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with.
Eleanor Holmes Norton
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.
The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.
Michel de Montaigne
Procrastination is the thief of time.
The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".
Norman Vincent Peale
I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.
Dorothy L. Sayers
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
All love is sweet, given or returned.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Well, it's not the men in your life that counts, it's the life in your men.
Tira, I'm No Angel (1933)
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first.
No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.
Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go !
Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)
We reap what we sow - we are the makers of our own fate. The wind is blowing, those vessels whose sails are unfurled catch it, and go forward on their way, but those which have their sails furled do not catch the wind. Is that the fault of the wind ? We make our own destiny.
You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.
Gorden B. Hinkley
The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so, but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is like playing the piano. First you must learn to play by the rules, then you must forget the rules and play from your heart.
You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this ? And radio operates exactly the same way : you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.
Come out, come out, wherever you are !
Max Cady, Cape Fear (1991)
We go together, Laurie. I don't know why. Maybe like guns and ammunition go together.
Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)
People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
I wouldn't give you two cents for all your fancy rules if, behind them, they didn't have a little bit of plain, ordinary, everyday kindness and a little looking out for the other fella, too.
Jefferson Smith, Mr. Smith Goes To Washington (1939)
Don't wait. The time will never be just right.
There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.
There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.
Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.
Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.
Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day.
If there is one word that you find coming out like a bomb from the upanishads, bursting like a bombshell upon masses of ignorance, it is the word fearlessness.
Anything is possible.
My fathers planted for me, and I planted for my children.
Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others, it is the only means.
The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.
I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken, and I'd rather remember it as it was at it's best than mend it and see the broken places as long as I lived
Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.
The cherokee people are not "my people".
Chief John Ross
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
Vincent Van Gogh
The memory of my mother will always be a blessing to me.
Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.
I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.
Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.
A mature man is his own judge. In the end, his only form of support is being faithful to his own convictions. The advice of others may be welcomed invaluable, but it does not free him from responsibility.
True love is when your heart and your mind are saying the same thing.
Leanna L. Bartram
Change comes from within.
It's like, I became such a good person, I almost forgot... I'm a world class liar, baby !
You must do the things you think you cannot do.
True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night.
It is not our purpose to become each other , it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.
It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.
All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.
Martin Luther King Jr.
While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.
Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)
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.
A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance, and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.
Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.
Nothing is predestined The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.
Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.
Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
To be in love is merely to be in a state of perpetual anesthesia. To mistake an ordinary young man for a greek god or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.
We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Seek first to understand and then to be understood.
You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though chequered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the grey twilight that knows not victory or defeat.
Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.
Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.