Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.
Julia H. Gulliver
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Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Your attitude determines your altitude.
Gollum, The Lord Of The Rings (2002)
Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
Karl A. Menninger
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
Our life is what it is as a result of how we think.
Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.
Champions are a rare breed. They see beyond the dangers, the risks, the obstacles, and the hardships.
No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.
Joy can be real only if people look on their life as a service, and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn Vos Savant
You think I'm licked. You all think I'm licked. Well, I'm not licked. And I'm going to stay right here and fight for this lost cause. Even if this room gets filled with lies like these, and the taylors and all their armies come marching into this place.
Jefferson Smith, Mr Smith Goes To Washington (1939)
If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.
A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.
General Douglas MacArthur
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.
A chain is as strong as its weakest link.
The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not.
See how nature - trees, flowers, grass - grows in silence , see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence we need silence to be able to touch souls.
Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.
There are two things to aim at in life, first, to get what you want, and after that to to enjoy it.
Logan Pearsall Smith
As if !
Cher Horwitz, Clueless (1995)
Love is the river of life in the world.
Henry Ward Beecher
You talkin to me ?
Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)
The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.
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.
Be loyal to people in their absence. Then watch how others begin having more faith and confidence in you, because they know you won't be talking about them behind their backs.
A human being is a part of a whole, called by us _universe_ , a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings as something separated from the rest... a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.
Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.
In order to be walked on, you have to be lying down.
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Feel the fear and do it anyway.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
The best things in life are not things.
The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.
A man builds a fine house ; and now he has a master, and a task for life ; he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose.
I'd love to kiss you, but I just washed my hair.
Madge Norwood, Cabin In the Cotton (1932)
You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.
My mama always said, life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.
Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)
You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.
Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.
Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.
William George Jordan
I have spread my dreams under your feet , Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.
William Butler Yeats
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.
Okay, but I get to be on top.
Josh, Big (1988)
Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.
Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.
Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.
The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.
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
Success is predictable.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.
The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.
I'm not here just to make a living, I'm here to make a difference.
Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.
I love you - those three words have my life in them.
Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)
The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.
A ship in harbor is safe -- but that is not what ships are for.
John A. Shedd
Love starts with a smile, grows with a kiss and ends with a tear.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
To love is to place our happiness in the happiness of another.
Gottfried Wilhem Von Leibniz
You always succeed in producing a result.
Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you ; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.
W. Clement Stone
Great oaks from little acorns grow
The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.
Let not a man guard his dignity, but let his dignity guard him.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Knowing means to penetrate through the surface, in order to arrive at the roots, and hence the causes, knowing means to "see" reality in its nakedness. Knowing does not mean to be in the possession of the truth , it means to penetrate the surface and to strive critically and actively in order to approach truth ever more closely.
A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity.
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.
First rule of fight club is, you do not talk about fight Club.
Tyler Durden, Fight Club (1999)
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.
Yesterday ended last night. Every day is a new beginning. Learn the skill of forgetting. And move on.
Norman Vincent Peale
It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.
Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.
Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.
If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.
Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
I'm an excellent driver.
Raymond Babbitt, Rain Man (1988)
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)
Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.
Great minds have purposes others have wishes.
Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving
Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.