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Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.
George S. Patton
You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
Wisdom is more precious than rubies.
Nothing succeeds like success.
Little strokes fell great oaks.
Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !
President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)
If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse
A friend's love says. If you ever need anything, I'll be there. True Love says, you'll never need anything, i'll be there.
You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.
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
Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.
You are never a loser until you quit trying.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.
Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can.
Whatever happens, take responsibility !
Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.
Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.
Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)
First say to yourself what you would be, and then do what you have to do.
Never giving up and pushing forward will unlock all the potential we are capable of.
You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.
He that has done nothing has known nothing.
When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what ?
Sydney J. Harris
We are born in relationship, we are wounded in relationship, and we can be healed in relationship.
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.
The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don't finally meet somewhere, they're in each other all along.
Love is a hole in the heart.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
In my case, self-absorption is completely justified. I have never discovered any other subject so worthy of my attention.
Waldo Lydecker, Laura (1944)
He that would be a leader must be a bridge.
Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.
If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children.
When a man comes to a conscious vital realization of those great spiritual forces within himself and begins to use those forces in science, in business, and in life, his progress in the future will be unparalleled.
Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
I love thee with the breath, smiles, tears of all my life.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me ?
Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.
Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
In imagination, there's no limitation.
Mark Victor Hansen
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
Don't mess with the bull, young man. You'll get the horns !
Principal Richard Vernon, The Breakfast Club (1985)
Be grateful to the Man you help, think of him as god. Is it not a great privilege to be allowed to worship god by helping our fellow men ?
Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.
Fear is the parent of cruelty.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream.
I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.
Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The greatest humiliation in life is to work hard on something from which you expect appreciation, and then fail to get it.
Edgar Watson Howe
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?
Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.
To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
One sure-fire way to stay creative force yourself to learn something new.
Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.
A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.
Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.
Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed.
Booker T. Washington
Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Success is achieved by those who try and keep trying with a positive mental attitude.
W. Clement Stone
I have noticed that folks are generally about as happy as they make up their minds to be.
There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.
I am not a toy. I am a spork !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
Love is the history of a woman's life, it is an episode in man's.
Germaine De Stael
Bitterness imprisons life, love releases it. Bitterness paralyzes life, love empowers it. Bitterness sours life, love sweetens it. Bitterness sickens life, love heals it. Bitterness blinds life, love anoints it's eyes.
Harry Emerson Fosdick
Always do the right thing.
Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)
Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.
Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue.
Steve McCroskey, Airplane (1980)
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We're sisters under the same mink.
Debby Marsh, The Big Heat (1953)
If there is no struggle, there is no progress.
Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
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.
In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.
It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.
Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.
The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.
In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing, the worst thing you can do is nothing.
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
Stephen A. Brennan
Love conquers all.
is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
The most important part of being a leader is maintaining the desire to keep on learning. That means learning about yourself, about your peers, and about the people you serve.
Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it
Dennis P. Kimbro
Gort ! Klaatu barada nikto !
Helen Benson, The Day The Earth Stood Still (1951)
She's my sister ! She's my daughter !
Evelyn Mulwray, Chinatown (1974)
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.
Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
There is only one terminal dignity, love. And the story of a love is not important, what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.
Well, nobody's perfect.
Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)
Speak what you think today in words as hard as cannon-balls and tomorrow speak what tomorrow thinks in hard words again, though it contradict every thing you said today.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.