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Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconscious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character
First rule of fight club is, you do not talk about fight Club.
Tyler Durden, Fight Club (1999)
First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.
You make me want to be a better man.
Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)
Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant, they is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.
Johann Gottfried Von Herder
Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.
If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up.
Norman Vincent Peale
Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.
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.
Never, never, never give up.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration
I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.
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.
Here's Johnny !
Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)
A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.
Would you like to play a game ?
Joshua The Computer, Wargames (1983)
Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.
Karl G. Maeser
It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.
John P. Strelecky
If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful!
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts : what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word freedom , justice , honor , duty , mercy , hope.
His eyes have made love to me all evening.
Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)
It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.
Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.
Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.
Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.
To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined, you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
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.
When I hear somebody sigh, 'Life is hard', I am always tempted to ask, 'Compared to what ?'
The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
The good physician treats the disease, the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.
Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.
If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.
Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.
The will to prepare is more important than the will to win.
Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me ?
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.
Action is the antidote to despair.
No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.
Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.
Richard L. Evans
The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.
The true way to soften one's troubles is to solace those of others.
Madame De Maintenon
Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.
We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?
A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
Even when change is elective, it will disorient you. You may go through anxiety. You will miss aspects of your former life. It doesn't matter. The trick is to know in advance of making any big change that you're going to be thrown off your feet by it. So you prepare for this inevitable disorientation and steady yourself to get through it. Then you take the challenge, make the change, and achieve your dream.
Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, you can achieve.
Mary Kay Ash
Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.
Tracy L. McNair
How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.
Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Passion is the genesis of genius.
The memory of my mother will always be a blessing to me.
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
Whenever your present situation, I assure you that you are not your habits. You can replace old patterns of self-defeating behavior with new patterns, new habits of the effectiveness, happiness, and trust-based relationships.
When you are afraid, do the thing you are afraid of and soon you will lose your fear of it.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love is the universal thirst for a communion not merely of the senses, but of our whole nature.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
If you build it, he will come.
Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)
Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
Be of love a little more careful than of anything.
It looks as if there were a single ultimate goal for mankind, a far goal toward which all persons strive. This is called variously by different authors self-actualization, self- realization, integration, psychological health, individuation, autonomy, creativity, productivity, but they all agree that this amounts to realizing the potentialities of the person, that is to say, becoming fully human, everything that person can be.
I won't be ignored, Dan !
Alex Forrest, Fatal Attraction (1987)
With malice toward none, with charity for all.
Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.
Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.
Real love is a permanently self-enlarging experience.
M. Scott Peck
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
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.
Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.
My principal business is giving commercial value to the brilliant - but misdirected - ideas of others.
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
I feel I have this great creative and spiritual force within me that is greater than faith, greater than ambition, greater than confidence, greater than determination, greater than vision. It is all these combined. Whether it is a godhead or not, I feel this great force, this untapped power, this dynamic something within me. This feeling defies description, and there is no experience with which this feeling may be compared. It is something like a strong emotion mixed with faith, but a lot stronger.
We're on a mission from God.
Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)
Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer. If you're signed up for a season, see it through. You don't have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through.
He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.
Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.
Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.
There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.
Say hello to my little friend !
Tony Montana, Scarface (1983)
This world will always continue to be a mixture of good and evil. Our duty is to sympathize with the weak and to love even the wrongdoer.
A life lived in fear is a life half lived.
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.
Norman Vincent Peale
All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.
Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things.
It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.
Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.
Christian Nestell Bovee
Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience.
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.