I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for their religion. I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more. I could be martyr'd for my religion. Love is my religion. And I could die for that. I could die for you.
Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.
Love is my religion, I could die for it.
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We're sisters under the same mink.
Debby Marsh, The Big Heat (1953)
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
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.
Seek first to understand, then be understood
You owe me nothing for giving the love that I give. You owe me nothing for caring the way that I have. I give you thanks for receiving , it's my privilege, and you owe me nothing in return.
The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind, the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
It is not the job of the general to be winning. It is his job to win.
Excuse me while I whip this out.
Bart, Blazing Saddles (1974)
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.
For hope is but the dream of those that wake.
No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.
What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.
Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.
There is no education like adversity.
Curse ruthless time ! Curse our mortality. How cruelly short is the allotted span for all we must cram into it.
Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.
Stephen R. Covey
Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
Love talked about can be easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible.
W. Stanley Mooneyham
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Anybody can do just about anything with himself that he really wants to and makes up his mind to do. We are all capable of greater things than we realize.
Norman Vincent Peale
All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.
Thomas Edward Lawrence
Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.
A ruler should be slow to punish and swift to reward.
Ideas without action are worthless.
Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.
The brain and muscles must develop simultaneously. Iron nerves with an intelligent brain - and the whole world is at your feet.
With my brains and your looks, we could go places.
Frank Chambers, The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)
Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.
He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?
Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)
Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.
W. Clement Stone
If you don't like something, change it , if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.
I don't like your manners.
Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)
The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.
The dove is my emblem... . I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it... . I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.
Now is the only time there is. Make your now wow, your minutes miracles, and your days pay. Your life will have been magnificently lived and invested, and when you die you will have made a difference.
Mark Victor Hansen
Love isn't decent. Love is glorious and shameless.
Elizabeth Von Arnim
Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.
Mark Victor Hansen
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.
You must take personal responsibility. You can not change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.
People will exercise great effort and creativity to make our plan work, and sometimes expend just as much effort and creativity to make your plan fail.
If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.
Sawyer, you're going out a youngster, but
you've got to come back a star!
Julian Marsh, 42nd Street (1933)
What is essential is invisible to the eyes.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.
Whatever it takes !
An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.
The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.
Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.
The best way out is always through.
In order to grasp the reality, we must see the possibilities. In the present, a formulation of the possibilities is the area in which I gain uncertainty concerning what I decide, without a vision of the possibilities, I act blindly, only a knowledge of the possibilities enables me to know what I am actually doing.
Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.
Robert M. Pirsig
Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?
If you only look at what is, you might never attain what could be.
Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast, a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.
Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.
Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.
Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.
Mark Victor Hansen
Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?
The Joker, Batman (1989)
Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.
Listen, I have an update from Taako Central. I've updated my list of people I trust and things I believe to no one and nothing ! Not a joke, I don't trust you, half-pint, I don't trust Jeff from Today's Special, I don't trust Barold whatever-his-name - nobody, I trust nobody.
The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.
Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.
A gentle breeze blowing in the right direction is better than a pair of strong oars.
Canary Island Proverb
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.
Life is change ; growth is optional. Choose wisely.
Karen Kaiser Clark
Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.
Our life is what it is as a result of how we think.
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.
Dreams don't work unless you do.
John C. Maxwell
Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.
One way to become enthusiastic is to look for the plus sign. To make progress in any difficult situation, you have to start with what's right about it and build on that.
Norman Vincent Peale
Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.
There is a great man who makes every man feels small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.
G. K. Chesterton
Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.
Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.
I'm an excellent driver.
Raymond Babbitt, Rain Man (1988)
Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.
If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse
"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.