With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.
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There are two kinds of failures. The man who will do nothing he is told, and the man who will do nothing else.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.
George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.
Ideals serve well as our guides. They are like beacons on a journey , they do not permit us to tarry, as though our goal and rest were already contained in them.
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.
All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I never could have done without the habits of punctuality, order and diligence the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.
If it is to be it is up to me.
The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.
Peter De Vries
May the Force be with you.
Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)
He who lends to the poor gets his interest from God.
Don't fall victim to your own melodrama. Keep things in perspective. The odds are that your problem is solvable. Address the solution and don't dwell on the problem to the point at which it paralyzes you.
When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the children of God.
There are two ways of meeting difficulties you alter the difficulties, or you alter yourself to meet them.
Romanticism is not just a mode, it literally eats into every life. Women will never get rid of just waiting for the right man.
The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
Houston, we have a problem.
Jim Lovell, Apollo 13 (1944)
Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.
If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''
Coming together is a beginning keeping together is progress working together is success.
Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.
The only abnormality is the incapacity to love.
Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.
Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
You may be on the right track, but if you just sit there you'll get run over.
Paul H. Dunn
I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.
A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
To be in love is merely to be in a state of perpetual anesthesia. To mistake an ordinary young man for a greek god or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.
A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.
Chance is the fool's name for fate.
Guy Holden, The Gay Divorcee (1934)
People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.
Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !
The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.
Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.
The heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight. But they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.
Thomas S. Monson
Yesterday ended last night. Every day is a new beginning. Learn the skill of forgetting. And move on.
Norman Vincent Peale
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.
Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.
Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.
Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)
Average investors are on the outside trying to look into the inside of the company or property they are investing in.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
There is no limit to the power of the human mind. The more concentrated it is, the more power is brought to bear on one point.
Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.
All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood ; if they are not, they are not great truths.
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Norman Vincent Peale
Obstacles are what appear when you take your eyes off your dreams.
The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.
What is essential is invisible to the eyes.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.
We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.
If you build it, he will come.
Field of Dreams
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
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
If you want to make your dreams come true, the first thing you have to do is wake up.
Action is the antidote to despair.
What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.
It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.
Robert H. Goddard
Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.
It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.
Christian Nestell Bovee
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.
You will never find time for anything. You must make it.
A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.
Fried Green Tomatoes
I'll be back.
The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
"I am the thread that runs through all these pearls", and each pearl is a religion or even a sect thereof. Such are the different pearls, and god is the thread that runs through all of them, most people, however, are entirely unconscious of it.
He who has great power should use it lightly.
People come into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime.
Always bear in mind, that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.
Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
The rare individual who honestly satisfies this heart-hunger ( praise ) will hold people in the palm of his hand, and even the undertaker will be sorry when he dies.
You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream.
The beginning is the half of every action.
The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with.
Eleanor Holmes Norton
God is subtle but he is not malicious.
The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !
Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)
Not many people know it, but the Fuhrer was a terrific dancer.
Franz Liebkind, The Producers Avco (1968)
Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.
Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.
Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)
Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.
It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractionsthe little soon-forgotten charities of a kiss, a smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment in the disguise of a playful raillery, and the countless other infinitesimals of pleasurable thought and genial feeling.