Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.
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In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love you want the other person.
Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability... . We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.
Volunteering is not a choice, it's a responsibility.
Ashley E. Hyder
All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Astrology and all these mystical things are generally signs of a weak mind, therefore as soon as they are becoming prominent in our minds, we should see a physician, take good food, and rest.
To love is to place our happiness in the happiness of another.
Gottfried Wilhem Von Leibniz
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.
A teacher, a really good teacher, is never a giver of truth; he is a guide, a pointer to truth. Therefore, a good teacher, or, more appropriately, a guide, studies each student individually and helps to awaken the student to explore himself, both internally and externally, and ultimately to integrate himself with his being. All in all, a teacher acts as a catalyst, and not only must he have a tremendous understanding; he must also possess a sensitive mind with great flexibility and adaptability.
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)
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.
You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.
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.
Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.
Why is it that we spend so much of our time preparing for when we can do what we want, instead of just doing what we want right now.
John P. Strelecky
Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.
Don't look back - forward, infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience - then alone can great deeds be accomplished.
If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.
Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.
The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.
We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carver
He who risks and fails can be forgiven. He who never risks and never fails is a failure in his whole being.
Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal
If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought
Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.
The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.
Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it.
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?
The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.
If I know what love is, it is because of you.
Every human heart is human.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
To know me is to love me.
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
It is not our purpose to become each other , it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.
When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.
Norman Vincent Peale
People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.
Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.
Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.
He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.
It is not the job of the general to be winning. It is his job to win.
Do it now !
Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Will you stop, Dave? Stop, Dave. I'm afraid.
Hal (V.O.), 2001: A Space Odyssey (2001)
It is always your next move.
It is love that makes the impossible possible.
When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.
Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.
Henry Ward Beecher
Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !
The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
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.
Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.
Nothing real can be threatened, nothing unreal exists. Love is all there is.
Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it's time to pause and reflect.
Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.
How do I look ?
Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)
If I were required to guess off-hand, and without collusion with higher minds, what is the bottom cause of the amazing material and intellectual advancement of the last fifty years, I should guess that it was the modern-born and previously non-existent disposition on the part of men to believe that a new idea can have value.
Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.
You have the power to think what you want. No matter what the circumstance.
What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
Love is a moment that lasts forever.
I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.
John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)
The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Before we can forgive one another, we must understand one another
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
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
Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !
Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.
The harder you fall the higher you bounce.
The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.
The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.
God, Oh God (1977)
Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''
Robert H. Schuller
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you feel you have no faults there's another one.
When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.
Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.
For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change
So whether or not we can get together, remember well that art lives where absolute freedom is. With all the training thrown to nowhere, with a mind perfectly unaware of its own working, with the self vanishing nowhere the art of JKD attains its perfection.
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.
Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things.
Put off for one day and ten days will pass by.
Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
There is no instinct like that of the heart.
Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.
Stand upon the self, only then can we truly love the world. Take a very high stand, knowing our universal nature, we must look with perfect calmness upon all the panorama of the world.
Faith can move mountains.
Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)
It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
Happy wife, happy life.
You talkin to me ?
Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)
The person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.