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Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

There are no mistakes, save one, the failure to learn from a mistake.

Robert Fripp

Get away from her, you bitch !

Ripley, Aliens (1986)

Character is higher than intellect... A great soul will be strong to live, as well as to think.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I have noticed that folks are generally about as happy as they make up their minds to be.

Abraham Lincoln

To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?

Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)

You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

Abraham Lincoln

The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.

Benjamin Franklin

We tend to live up to our expectations.

Earl Nightingale

It is what you learn after you know it all that counts.

John Wooden

True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.

Robert Half

I'm the ghost with the most, babe.

Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)

Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

What is life without the radiance of love.

Von Schiller


Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)

We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.

Brigham Young

When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word 'succeed', you find it simply means to follow through.

F.W. Nichol

It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.

Anthony Robbins

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William Arthur Ward

Many of life's failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.

Brian Tracy

When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

Thomas Jefferson

It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.


Bitterness imprisons life, love releases it. Bitterness paralyzes life, love empowers it. Bitterness sours life, love sweetens it. Bitterness sickens life, love heals it. Bitterness blinds life, love anoints it's eyes.

Harry Emerson Fosdick

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.

Anais Nin

This attachment of love to god is indeed one that does not bind the soul but effectively breaks all its bondages.

Swami Vivekananda

If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.

Bernard Haldane

One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes

Thomas Edison

We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Success is a journey not a destination.

Ben Sweetland

Love knows no bounds.


I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.

George Catlin

The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.

Victor Hugo

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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.

Theodore Roosevelt

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)

Begin with the end in mind.

Stephen Covey

There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.

Zig Ziglar

Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.


Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.

Mahatma Gandhi

There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.

George Santayana

All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.

Samuel Butler

What concerns me is not the way things are, but rather the way people think things are.


Love is my religion, I could die for it.

John Keats

In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.

Dalai Lama

Love is like playing the piano. First you must learn to play by the rules, then you must forget the rules and play from your heart.


The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.

Paul Tillich

It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.

Anthony Robbins

Familiar acts are beautiful through love.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

I never worry about action, but only about inaction.

Winston Churchill

Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

Fortune favors the brave.

Publius Terence

Excellence is more fun than mediocrity.

Leonard Berry

Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.

Thomas Jefferson

It is love alone that gives worth to all things.

Santa Teresa de Jesus

It's not what happens to you, it's what you do about it that makes the difference.

W. Mitchell

Don't quit.


A Native American grandfather was talking to his grandson about how he felt. He said, 'I feel as if I have two wolves fighting in my heart. One wolf is the vengeful, violent one, the other wolf is the loving compassionate one.' The grandson asked him, 'Which wolf will win the fight in your heart?' The grandfather answered, 'The one I feed.'


Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.


The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what we want most for what we want at the moment.


A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle

Gloria Steinhem

If we are to achieve results never before accomplished, we must expect to employ methods never before attempted.

Francis Bacon

If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.

Shelley Long

Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.

John Keats

If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.

Isaac Newton

Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.

Robert F. Kennedy

I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.

Thomas Edison

The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.

Leonard Nimoy

We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.

Winston Churchill

Only those who are absolutely their true selves in this world can have pervading influence.


Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

I am speaking now of the highest duty we owe our friends, the noblest, the most sacred that of keeping their own nobleness, goodness, pure and incorrupt. . . . If we let our friend become cold and selfish and exacting without a remonstrance, we are no true lover, no true friend.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.


Let thy words be few.


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)

A dream is a wish your heart makes.

The Supremes

Feel the fear and do it anyway.

Susan Jeffers

All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.

William James

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.

Elbert Hubbard

Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.

Albert Einstein

An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.

Brian Tracy

We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.


Every human heart is human.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The ladder of success is never crowded at the top.

Napoleon Hill

The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.

Maureen Duffy

This is the true joy the being used for a purpose recognized as a might one.

George Bernard Shaw

Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.

Winston Churchill

A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.


Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.

Norman Vincent Peale

The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.

George Herbert

Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

If you're not sure where you're going, you'll probably end up somewhere else.


Where there is a will, there is a way.


No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.