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Oh, it was nobody's fault but my own. I was looking up. It was the nearest thing to heaven. You were there.
Terry McKay, An Affair To Remember (1957)
Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.
Love the giver more than the gift.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.
I won't be ignored, Dan !
Alex Forrest, Fatal Attraction (1987)
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.
One million dollars !
Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
Is it just me or is the grim reaper a straight-up hottie ?
Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.
Times of great calamity and confusion have ever been productive of the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm.
Charles Caleb Colton
I'll be taking these huggies and whatever cash you got.
H. I. McDunnough, Raising Arizona (1987)
If there is a will, there is a way.
This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
Love is not love until love's vulnerable.
Enduring habits I hate.... Yes, at the very bottom of my soul I feel grateful to all my misery and bouts of sickness and everything about me that is imperfect, because this sort of thing leaves me with a hundred backdoors through which I can escape from enduring habits.
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
There is no remedy for love but to love more.
You know, Billy. We blew it.
Wyatt, Easy Rider (1969)
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Man is a ladder placed on the earth and the top of it touches heaven. And all his movements and doings and words leave traces in the upper world.
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.
I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die.
Roy Batty, Blade Runner (1982)
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.
The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
We didn't need dialogue. We had faces.
Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)
The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.
A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.
When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what ?
Sydney J. Harris
Your decision to be, have and do something out of ordinary entails facing difficulties that are out of the ordinary as well. Sometimes your greatest asset is simply your ability to stay with it longer than anyone else.
Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.
Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !
Jerry, Some Like It Hot (1959)
Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.
Thomas Edward Lawrence
Intelligence without ambition is like a bird without wings.
C. Archie Danielson
The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It's as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer.
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes
If it is to be it is up to me.
Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!
Larry the Cable Guy
I bet you can squeal like a pig.
Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)
Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.
J. Petit Senn
If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.
The leader has a clear idea of what he wants to do -- professionally and personally -- and the strength to persist in the face of setbacks, even failures.
Warren G. Bennis
He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The old religions said that he was an atheist who did not believe in god. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.
I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.
Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)
Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !
This is this.
Michael Vronsky, The Deer Hunter (1978)
None are homely who smile.
A man builds a fine house ; and now he has a master, and a task for life ; he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !
God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.
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.
Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.
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
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.
The course of true love never did run smooth.
Believe in yourself.
Today is the first day of the rest of your 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.
A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.
Charles M. Schwab
For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.
There is more to life than increasing its speed.
The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.
Be happy. It's one way of being wise.
If you would create something, you must be something.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Eddie, you're a born loser.
Bert Gordon, The Hustler (1961)
Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.
Great music and art are earthly wonders, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.
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.
Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.
Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)
Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it
Dennis P. Kimbro
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.
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
The list is an absolute good. The list is life.
Itzak Stern, Schindler's List (1993)
It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.
The sun will come up tomorrow
Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.
Norman Vincent Peale
Live your dreams.
When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.
By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to ; all they need is one reason why they can.
Children are all foreigners.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.
A boy's best friend is his mother.
Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)
Warriors, come out to play !
Luther, The Warriors (1979)
People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.
Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.
Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.
We must all suffer one of two things : the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.
Be the ball.
Ty Webb, Caddyshack (1980)
It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
Real love is a permanently self-enlarging experience.