And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
The road to success is always under construction.
You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.
That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.
You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.
There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.
Nothing happens unless first we dream.
To catch lots of fish, you must first go to the water. To dare is to lose one's footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose oneself.
In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.
Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.
The list is an absolute good. The list is life.
Itzak Stern, Schindler's List (1993)
It is in the small decisions you and I make every day that create our destiny.
Romance is the fuel that keeps love burning hot.
Every day in every way I am getting better and better.
Pep without purpose is piffle.
I'm willing when time permits to honestly express or to open myself to you, to act as a sort of sign pole for a traveler.
Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.
You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.
Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.
Do first things first, and second things not at all.
Peter F. Drucker
It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.
Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things.
Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.
It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.
Live Simply, Laugh Often, Love Deeply.
But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.
Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.
There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'
When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.
It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.
Love is strong yet delicate. It can be broken. To truly love is to understand this. To be in love is to respect this.
Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.
Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.
The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.
Wealth is the product of man's ability to think.
Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes-- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds'--can you help others do the same.
Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.
Henry Ward Beecher
Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.
It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.
He that would be a leader must be a bridge.
To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.
Paul R. Ehrlich
There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.
If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.
Only when all contribute their firewood can they build up a strong fire.
I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.
Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
Love is the emblem of eternity, it confounds all notion of time, effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.
Germaine De Stael
Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.
Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)
If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.
To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.
Edward Bulwer Lytton
The grass is not always greener on the other side of the fence. Fences have nothing to do with it. The grass is greenest where it is watered. When crossing over fences, carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be.
Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.
Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)
For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.
William J. Bennett
Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.
If a man does only what is required of him, he is a slave. If a man does more than is required of him, he is a free man.
We rob banks.
Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing-that's why we recommend it daily.
You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.
A leader is a dealer in hope.
That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I keep getting older, they stay the same age.
David Wooderson, Dazed And Confused (1993)
Well done is better than well said.
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
The oneness of human beings is the basic ethical thread that holds us together.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.
First say to yourself what you would be, and then do what you have to do.
Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.
John S. Hinds
Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
James F. Bymes
If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.
The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.
Keep the Faith.
In matters of style, swim with the current. In matters of principle, stand like a rock.
You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.
Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)
Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?
Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.
Nothing is more validating and affirming than feeling understood. And the moment a person begins feeling understood, that person becomes far more open to influence and change.
Romance, like a ghost escapes touching, it is always where you are not, not where you are. The interview or conversation was prose at the time, but it is poetry in the memory.
George William Curtis
In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired.
I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !
Howard Beale, Network (1976)
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)
If money helps a man to do good to others, it is of some value , but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.
In the court of basketball, there are no objections only rejections.
Don't think it, ink it.
Mark Victor Hansen
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.
Love is the universal thirst for a communion not merely of the senses, but of our whole nature.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
If you don't like something, change it , if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.
If the ladder is not leaning against the right wall, every step we take just gets us to the wrong place faster.
I have seen him set fire to his wigwam and smooth over the graves of his fathers, clap his hand in silence over his mouth, and take the last look over his fair hunting ground, and turn his face in sadness to the setting sun.
Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.