I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.
David O. McKay
Let thy words be few.
Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.
David Lloyd George
Georgia, love is for the very young.
Jonathan Shields, The Bad And The Beautiful (1952)
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.
Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.
Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)
Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.
Hasta la vista, baby. :
The Terminator, Terminator Judgment Day (1991)
Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor.
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
There is time for everything.
Honesty characterizes the person and enables him to create an identity, to communicate a real presence, and to establish authentic bonds with others. The individual increasingly comes to know who he is through the stand he takes when he expresses his ideas, values, beliefs, and convictions, and through the declaration and ownership of his feelings.
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.
Winners lose much more often than losers. So if you keep losing but you're still trying, keep it up ! You're right on track.
Matthew Keith Groves
Love sees roses without thorns.
As a cure for worrying, work is far better than whiskey. I always found that, if I began to worry, the best thing I could do was focus upon doing something useful and then work very hard at it. Soon, I would forget what was troubling me.
None are homely who smile.
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.
Mohandas Gandhi, Gandhi (1982)
Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.
Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.
H. Jackson Brown
Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.
Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire -- you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.
And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.
Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.
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
Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.
Ursula K. Le Guin
You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.
Look back on times of adversity with hope for the future, not regret for the past. Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Who is the happiest of men ? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though'twere his own.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Sharing is the essence of teaching. It is, I have come to believe, the essence of civilizationWithout it, the imagination is but the echo of the self, trapped in a soundproof chamber, reverberating upon itself until it is spent in exhaustion or futility.
Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.
Never say die.
The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.
He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall , but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?
Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)
In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.
If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.
Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.
John S. Hinds
A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.
There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.
Open your ears before you open your mouth, it may surprise your eyes !
Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.
The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.
General Douglas MacArthur
Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.
We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.
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.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.
A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.
Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.
I love him because he's the kind of guy who gets drunk on a glass of buttermilk, and I love the way he blushes right up over his ears. I love him because he doesn't know how to kiss, the jerk !
Sugarpuss O'Shea, Ball Of Fire (1941)
The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.
David B. Allman
Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for it is that which all are practicing every day while they live.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Keep the Faith.
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
Money without brains is always dangerous.
Love is when reality is better than your dreams.
When god closes a door, he opens a window.
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !
I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.
Robert G. Ingersoll
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.
Honor the ocean of love.
George de Benneville
Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?
Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)
In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.
The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.
Pearl S. Buck
The person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.
My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !
Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)
Happiness is a choice.
Barry Neil Kaufman
Whatever it takes !
Truth fears no questions.
Growth and change are never easy... If it were easy, you would have done it long ago.
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.
William Carlos Williams
Love is like war, easy to begin but hard to end.
Failures don't plan to fail, they fail to plan.
Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.
The way to happiness : keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Fill your life with love. Scatter sunshine. Forget self, think of others. Do as you would be done by. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.
Norman Vincent Peale
I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.
Mark Victor Hansen
Boldness, more boldness, and always boldness !
George Jacques Danton
Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.
As you think in your heart, so shall you be.
Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.
Good fortune and bad are equally necessary to man, to fit him to meet the contingencies of this life.
There are millions of children today who don't attend school. However, education is the only way to get ahead in this country.
When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.
But, in the opinion of the court, you are not only sane but you're the sanest man that ever walked into this courtroom.
Judge May, Mr Deeds Goes To Town (1936)
The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.
The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.