Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.
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Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.
Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.
Georgia, love is for the very young.
Jonathan Shields, The Bad And The Beautiful (1952)
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind, the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.
The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.
John F. Kennedy
Look at the weaknesses of others with compassion, not accusation. It's not what they're not doing or should be doing that's the issue. The issue is your own chosen response to the situation and what you should be doing. If you start to think the problem is "out there", stop yourself. That thought is the problem.
The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.
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.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Why hesitate? Upon the plains of hesitation are the bleached bones of countless millions, who on the threshold of victory sat down to wait, and in waiting they died.
Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.
People who worked with me or knew me still called me the 'world's fastest human' because I almost never stopped. I'd found that I could get more done with no regular job or regular hours at all, but by being on my own, flying to speak here, help with a public relations campaign for some client there, tape my regular jazz radio show one morning at 5:00 a.m. before leaving on a plane for another city or another continent three hours later to preside over a major sporting event.
Our inheritance of well-founded, slowly conceived codes of honor, morals, and manners, the passionate convictions which so many hundreds of millions share together of the principles of freedom and justice, are far more precious to us than anything which scientific discoveries could bestow.
The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.
Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.
It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.
Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)
Where's the rest of me ?
Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)
This is the people's war ! It is our war ! We are the fighters ! Fight it, then ! Fight it with all that is in us, and may god defend the right.
Vicar, Mrs Miniver (1942)
We are not human beings having a spiritual experience, we are spiritual beings having a human experience.
Pierre Teilhard De Chardin
You will never find time for anything. You must make it.
"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."
Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?
In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.
I'm going to take a bath.
Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)
Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.
No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.
To succeed... you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
Come, let us make love deathless.
Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.
If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.
With malice toward none, with charity for all.
I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.
Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)
The secret of education lies in respecting the student.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The worst thing you can try to do is cling to something that is gone, or to recreate it.
I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,
Oscar Madison, F (1968)
Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.
Happiness is a state of mind.
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts : what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.
We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.
The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.
David O. McKay
I'm the ghost with the most, babe.
Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)
I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?
Rita, Cameraman (1982)
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.
Janet Erskine Stuart
Without love our life is a, ship without a rudder, like a body without a soul.
If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet.
Isaac B. Singer
When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up
The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.
Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.
Mark Victor Hansen
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.
We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is a bird, she needs to fly.
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.
There is a great man who makes every man feels small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.
G. K. Chesterton
Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become character.Watch your character, it becomes your destiny.
"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.
George P. Burnham
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
Not many people are willing to give failure a second opportunity. They fail once and it is all over. The bitter pill of failure is often more than most people can handle. If you are willing to accept failure and learn from it, if you are willing to consider failure as a blessing in disguise and bounce back, you have got the essential of harnessing one of the most powerful success forces.
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
Take heed : you do not find what you do not seek.
Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.
Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.
Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.
Bond. James Bond.
James Bond, Dr No (1962)
Opportunity does not knock ; it presents itself when you beat down the door. -
It is not the job of the general to be winning. It is his job to win.
Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.
Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?
Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.
What you are is god's gift to you, what you become is your gift to god.
Anthony Dalla Villa
The first duty of love is to listen.
Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.
To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.
Hardening of the heart ages people faster than hardening of the arteries.
To go fast, row slowly.
Norman Vincent Peale
What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.
Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.
Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.
I am the captain of my soul.
William Ernest Henley
Happy wife, happy life.
If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
One, two, Freddy's coming for you.
Children, A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)
Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.
Richard L. Evans
When people are like each other they tend to like each other.
Practice makes perfect.
The greatest sign of a success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."
Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.
A short saying often contains much wisdom.
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.
Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.
Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be a revelation.