All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
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They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one. They promised to take our land, and they did.
Press forsake! Go ahead and press 'forsake now' !
The time is always right to do what is right.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Education is not filling a bucket, but lighting a fire.
Love, a temporary insanity, curable by marriage.
Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.
I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
Shane ! Shane ! Come back !
Joey Starrett, Shane (1953)
Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.
We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.
Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying.
W. Clement Stone
He who hesitates is lost !
I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man. One man tells a lie, dozens repeat it as the truth.
The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.
You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.
In the court of basketball, there are no objections only rejections.
Don't ask yourself what the world needs , ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.
You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.
Robert H. Schuller
Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
We are made for loving. If we don't love, we will be like plants without water.
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.
Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives : where we focus our attention.
Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.
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.
Whatever we leave to God, God does and blesses us.
Henry David Thoreau
You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.
When people are like each other they tend to like each other.
The best things in life are not things.
I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.
John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)
The ancestor of every action is a thought.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.
Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.
John Davidson Rockefeller
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.
I love you. I've loved you since the first moment I saw you. I guess maybe Ive even loved you before I saw you.
George Eastman, A Place In The Sun (1951)
Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.
Hope springs eternal.
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.
Ability is sexless.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
I think people should mate for life, like pigeons or catholics.
Isaac Davis, Manhattan (1979)
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Love talked about can be easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible.
W. Stanley Mooneyham
Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our equations. But to me our equations are far more important, for politics are only a matter of present concern. A mathematical equation stands forever.
Passion is the genesis of genius.
The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.
Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?
The Joker, Batman (1989)
Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.
To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
A martini. Shaken, not stirred.
James Bond, Goldfinger (1964)
Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement, nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !
You're my Lassie come home.
Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)
All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.
A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties. No religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.
Saudi Arabian Proverb
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.
Security is a kind of death.
If you build it, he will come.
Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)
Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.
If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.
Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.
No matter what I ever do or say, Heathcliff, this is me, now, standing on this hill with you. This is me, forever.
Cathy, Wuthering Heights (1939)
It is the patient building of character, the intense struggle to realize the truth, which alone will tell in the future of humanity.
Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.
To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.
What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.
A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.
Norman Vincent Peale
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.
He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.
To my big brother George, the richest man in town !
Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Triumph often is nearest when defeat seems inescapable.
If you want to make your dreams come true, the first thing you have to do is wake up.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it's time to pause and reflect.
The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.
There is time for everything.
Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.
Vivacity, leadership, must be had, and we are not allowed to be nice in choosing. We must fetch the pump with dirty water, if clean can not be had.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
When the going gets tough the tough get going.
Joseph P. Kennedy
The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.