Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
George S. Patton
We only love truly once. It is the first time and succeeding passions are less uncontrolled.
Along with trustworthiness, consistency is the thing to look for when you surround yourself with people who can help you on your quest.
It's easier to remember when you are right than when the other person was right.
He that would be a leader must be a bridge.
I am not sure I should have dared to start , but I am sure that I should not have dared to stop.
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There are few, if any, jobs in which ability alone is sufficient. Needed, also, are loyalty, sincerity, enthusiasm and team play.
William B. Given, Jr.
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.
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.
I have seen too much of the vanity of human affairs, to expect felicity from the splendid scenes of public life.
I want the fairy tale.
Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)
Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.
Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
He who knows all the answers has not yet been asked all the questions.
Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.
You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.
Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.
Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.
If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.
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.
The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.
Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.
Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)
Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.
Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.
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
There are only two rules for being successful. One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it.
No general can fight his battles alone. He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.
Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.
P. T. Barnum
All that is real in me is god. All that is real in god is I. The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.
Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.
Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
J. Robert Oppenheimer
Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.
Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.
I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.
Know thyself was the inscription over the Oracle at Delphi. And it is still the most difficult task any of us faces. But until you truly know yourself, strengths and weaknesses, know what you want to do and why you want to do it, you can not succeed in any but the most superficial sense of the word. The leader never lies to himself, especially about himself, knows his flaws as well as his assets, and deals with them directly. You are your own raw material. When you know what you consist of and why you want to make of it, then you can invent yourself.
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first.
It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.
What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.
Happiness is a state of mind.
When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.
When Harry Met Sally
Don't water your weeds.
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly , what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.
Some say you have to use your five best players, but I found out you win with the five that fit together best as a team
All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination
Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
You're so money, and you don't even know it.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.
I'm not here just to make a living, I'm here to make a difference.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.
One, two, Freddy's coming for you.
Children, A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)
Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.
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.
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.
Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !
The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
This is a great fact : strength is life, weakness is death. Strength is felicity, life eternal, immortal , weakness is constant strain and misery, weakness is death.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.
For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.
Rainer Maria Rilke
A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another.
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
The glow of inspiration warms us, it is a holy rapture.
The test we must set for ourselves is not to march alone but to march in such a way that others will wish to join us.
First, believe in the world - that there is meaning behind everything.
I just love when people say I cant do something because all my life people said I wasn't going to make it.
Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love.
From his neck down a man is worth a couple of dollars a day, from his neck up he is worth anything that his brain can produce.
We rob banks.
Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)
I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.
W. Beran Wolfe
Know what's weird? Day by day, nothing seems to change, but pretty soon, everything's different.
Calvin from Calvin and Hobbes
We loved with a love that was more than love.
Edgar Allan Poe
It is always your next move.
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel, its poverty by how little.
W. R. Inge
Where there is a will, there is a way.
Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.
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
Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it.
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.
Change yourself, change your fortunes.
Many have encountered and overcome the challenge of homelessness Many men go fishing all their lives not knowing it is not fish they are after.
Henry David Thoreau
Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.
Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.
Tracy L. McNair
You can observe a lot just by watching.
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.
William A. Ward
The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.
Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.
Robert H. Schuller
You are what you think about all day long.
First comes thought, then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans, then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.