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Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Norman Vincent Peale
In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action
It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.
He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.
Be strong ! You talk of ghosts and devils. We are the living devils. The sign of life is strength and growth. The sign of death is weakness. Whatever is weak, avoid ! It is death. If it is strength, go down into hell and get hold of it ! There is salvation only for the brave. "None but the brave deserves the fair". None but the bravest deserves salvation.
Come, let us make love deathless.
When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up
If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.
This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.
Action is the antidote to despair.
I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.
Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.
Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled.
Henry David Thoreau
Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.
Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.
W. Clement Stone
Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.
Robert H. Schuller
There's no crying in baseball !
Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)
They can because they think they can.
Whatever you need more of is what you need to tithe some. quotes
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.
Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
What we've got here is failure to communicate.
Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)
The more goals you set - the more goals you get.
Mark Victor Hansen
The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.
It is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.
Henry Ward Beecher
Don't knock masturbation. It's sex with someone I love.
Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)
Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.
The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.
Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)
When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.
I think we deserve a break.
Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)
In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.
What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.
Henry Ward Beecher
I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.
John Stuart Mill
No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.
Greg Henry Quinn
Put off for one day and ten days will pass by.
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes
I have a head for business and a bod for sin.
Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)
Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.
An army of a thousand is easy to find, but, ah, how difficult to find a general.
Many of life's failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. It is not something to be waited for, but rather something to be achieved.
William Jennings Bryan
Love is like a piece of art work, even the smallest bit can be so beautiful.
The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.
Richard B. Sheridan
The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.
Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.
Henry Van Dyke
I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.
You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
These go to eleven.
Nigel Tufnel, This Is Spinal Tap (1984)
Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.
But I would be proud.
Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
L-I-V-E ! Live ! Otherwise, you got nothing to talk about in the locker room.
Maude, Harold And Maude (1971)
Our limitations and success will be based, most often, on your own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?
Rita, Cameraman (1982)
Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.
Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.
Get away from her, you bitch !
Ripley, Aliens (1986)
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.
Hatred stirreth up strifes, but love covereth all sins.
The broadest, and maybe the most meaningful definition of volunteering - Doing more than you have to because you want to, in a cause you consider good.
He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.
Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.
The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.
Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.
John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)
The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
Georgia, love is for the very young.
Jonathan Shields, The Bad And The Beautiful (1952)
I arise from dreams of thee in the first sweet sleep of night, when the winds are breathing low, and the stars are shining bright.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.
If you want to make your dreams come true, the first thing you have to do is wake up.
I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.
Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved
No limits are set to the ascent of man, and to each and everyone the highest stands open. Here it is only your personal choice that decides.
Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
This is the people's war ! It is our war ! We are the fighters ! Fight it, then ! Fight it with all that is in us, and may god defend the right.
Vicar, Mrs Miniver (1942)
The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor
Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.
I love you - those three words have my life in them.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.
There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.
Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed
A woman who is loved always has success.
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.
We have not yet begun to fight.
John Paul Jones
For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.
William J. Bennett
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
The history of the world is but the biography of great men.
A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.
General Douglas MacArthur
Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.
For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change