In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
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Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Why should a man be moral ? Because this strengthens his will.
When you face your fear, most of the time you will discover that it was not really such a big threat after all. We all need some form of deeply rooted, powerful motivation - it empowers us to overcome obstacles so we can live our dreams.
Mr. Allen, this may come as a shock to you, but there are some men who don't end every sentence with a proposition.
Jan Morrow, Pillow Talk (1959)
Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer. If you're signed up for a season, see it through. You don't have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through.
It's not enough that we do our best, sometimes we have to do what's required.
A woman who is loved always has success.
Be the change you want to see in the world.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
The best things in life are free.
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.
Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.
There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.
Trust in yourself. Your perceptions are often far more accurate than you are willing to believe.
In the court of basketball, there are no objections only rejections.
The hottest love has the coldest end.
Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.
Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.
No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.
William E. Gladstone
All love is sweet, given or returned.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
I'll be back.
The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)
Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.
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.
Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.
He who hesitates is lost !
Nothing ventured, nothing gained.
No legacy is so rich as honesty.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
A chain is as strong as its weakest link.
Come live in my heart and pay no rent.
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Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
What the heart gives away is never gone. It is kept in the hearts of others.
Robin St. John
Have you checked the children lately ?
Curt Duncan, When A Stranger Calls (1979)
Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.
A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.
John Lennon Mignon McLaughlin
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.
Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.
Ursula K. Le Guin
We don't have to take our clothes off to have a good time
A bend in the road is not the end of the road unless you fail to make the turn.
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.
In Heaven the economy is run by the Germans, the French do the cooking, and the police are English. In Hell the economy is run by the French, the English do the cooking, and the police are German.
Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.
A human being is a part of a whole, called by us _universe_ , a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings as something separated from the rest... a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own mind.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
I am both pleased but astonished by the fact that mankind has not yet begun to use all the means and devices that are available for destruction. I hope that such weapons are never manufactured in quantity.
Ask and you shall receive, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened unto you.
Elementary, my dear Watson.
Sherlock Holmes, The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes (1939)
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god. For one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.
One does evil enough when one does nothing good.
The search for someone to blame is always successful.
My friends are my estate.
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.
His eyes have made love to me all evening.
Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)
When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what ?
Sydney J. Harris
Would you like to play a game ?
Joshua The Computer, Wargames (1983)
When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.
To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.
Warren G. Bennis
Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.
G. M. Trevelyan
The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.
Success is never ending, failure is never final.
Dr. Robert Schuller
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities, they will never come.
Janet Erskine Stuart
Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.
Now is the only time there is. Make your now wow, your minutes miracles, and your days pay. Your life will have been magnificently lived and invested, and when you die you will have made a difference.
Mark Victor Hansen
Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us footprints in the sands of time.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.
I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.
Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)
Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.
They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom !
William Wallace, Braveheart (1995)
Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.
W. Clement Stone
Indecision is the thief of opportunity.
Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
Every choice one makes either expands or contracts the area in which he can make and implement future decisions. When one makes a choice, he irrevocably binds himself to the consequences of that choice.
Marion G. Romney
Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.
We imagine that our mind in a mirror, that it is more or less accurately reflecting what is happening outside us. On the contrary, our mind itself is the principal element of creation. The world, while I am perceiving it, is being incessantly created for myself in time and space.
Education is not filling a bucket, but lighting a fire.
When I first met you, I was afraid to talk to you. When I talked to you, I was afraid to kiss you. When I kissed you, I was afraid to love you. Now that I love you, I'm afraid to lose you.
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though chequered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the grey twilight that knows not victory or defeat.
Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching
Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.
Freaks, Freaks (1932)
Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.
Ideas become powerful only if they appear in the flesh , an idea which does not lead to action by the individual and by groups remains at best a paragraph or a footnote in a book -- provided the idea is original and relevant. It is like a seed stored in a dry place. If the idea is to have influence, it must be put into the soil, and the soil is people and groups of people.
And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.
In each man there is a priceless treasure that is in no other. Every man's foremost task is the actualization of his unique, unprecedented and never-recurring potentialities, and not the repetition of something that another, and be it even the greatest, has already achieved.
The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.
Henry David Thoreau
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.
Norman Vincent Peale
I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.