Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
It's kind of fun to do the impossible.
It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.
I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !
Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.
Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.
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
Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.
Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.
He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.
The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.
Saudi Arabian Proverb
Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands.
No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.
William E. Gladstone
Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience.
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
Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.
He who joyfully marches to music rank and file, has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice. This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once. Heroism at command, how violently I hate all this, how despicable and ignoble war is ; I would rather be torn to shreds than be a part of so base an action. It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.
It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.
When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.
Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.
Nothing succeeds like success.
I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.
It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.
Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.
Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.
Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.
You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.
Title of newspaper article yesterday - Vandals made off with all toilet seats in the local precinct. Police have nothing to go on.
Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.
Robert H. Schuller
No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy -- unless you let him.
He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
Good habits are as addictive as bad habits, and a lot more rewarding.
Adventure is worthwhile.
Real love stories never have endings.
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.
Love is a hole in the heart.
No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
Find the good -- and praise it.
I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.
Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.
Robert H. Schuller
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Harold R. McAlindon
Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.
Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)
Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.
Thomas Henry Huxley
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
We come to beginnings only at the end.
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
To be able to say how much love, is love but little.
If people find fault with you and try to put you into bad light, wrongly slandering and vilifying you, just step back and observe yourself. Don't harbor any dislike, don't enter into it any contests, and don't get upset, angry, or resentful. Just cut right through it and be as if you never or saw it. Eventually malevolent pests will disappear of themselves. If you contend with them, then a bad name will bounce back and forth with never an end in sight.
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.
We can do no great things. Only small things with great love.
A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.
I have realized god sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see god in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.
Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
I have a head for business and a bod for sin.
Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !
We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.
You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.
Well done is better than well said.
Strength is life, weakness is death. Expansion is life, contraction is death. Love is life, hatred is death.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but reveal to them their own.
Be strong ! You talk of ghosts and devils. We are the living devils. The sign of life is strength and growth. The sign of death is weakness. Whatever is weak, avoid ! It is death. If it is strength, go down into hell and get hold of it ! There is salvation only for the brave. "None but the brave deserves the fair". None but the bravest deserves salvation.
Shane ! Shane ! Come back !
Joey Starrett, Shane (1953)
Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Whenever I think of the past it just brings back so many memories.
We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.
It is love that makes the impossible possible.
Don't water your weeds.
There is no such thing as failure. There are only results.
You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.
The glue that holds all relationships together -- including the relationship between the leader and the led is trust, and trust is based on integrity.
I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
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.
You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.
You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this ? And radio operates exactly the same way : you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.
Kind words conquer.
Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.
Love is a game that two can play and both win.
Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1990)
If you don't like something, change it , if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.
Martin Luther King Jr.
If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.
Who, being loved, is poor ?
You can observe a lot just by watching.
The chances are that you have already come to believe that happiness is unattainable. But men have attained it. And they have attained it by realizing that happiness does not spring from the procuring of physical or mental pleasure, but from the development of reason and the adjustment of conduct to principles.
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.