Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.
Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.
Our life is what our thoughts make it.
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The search for someone to blame is always successful.
The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.
Always do the right thing.
Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)
Men spend their lives in anticipations, in determining to be vastly happy at some period when they have time. But the present time has one advantage over every otherit is our own. Past opportunities are gone, future have not come. We may lay in a stock of pleasures, as we would lay in a stock of wine , but if we defer the tasting of them too long, we shall find that both are soured by age.
Charles Caleb Colton
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.
Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.
A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
I like to watch.
Chance, Being There (1979)
All love that has not friendship for it's base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
I don't know nothin 'bout birthin' babies.
Prissy, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Fortune favors the brave.
Whatever our souls are made up, his and mine are the same.
As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - It goes on.
I think there is something, more important than believing : Action ! The world is full of dreamers, there aren't enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision.
W. Clement Stone
If you think you are beaten, you are. If you think you dare not, you don't. If you'd like to win, but think you can't it's almost a cinch you won't. Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man, but sooner or later the man who wins is the one who thinks he can.
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.
Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.
When we place blame, we give away our power.
I do not think much of a man who does not know more today than he did yesterday.
If they move, kill ' em.
Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)
Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.
There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.
What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.
In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.
Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.
Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.
Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster.
There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.
Dreams are the reality of tomorrow.
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
You're gonna need a bigger boat.
Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)
Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it
I didn't have time to hire half my coaching staff. I didn't know any of the players by sight, but somehow we got through spring ball with the help of a couple of graduate assistants.
Our limitations and success will be based, most often, on your own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
The storm also beats on the house that is built on the rock.
Love is my religion, I could die for it.
He who lends to the poor gets his interest from God.
If I know what love is, it is because of you.
Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.
Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , wisdom is humble that she knows no more.
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
All men are created equal. Government by consent of the governed. Give me liberty or give me death. And those are not just clever words, and those are not just empty theories.
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.
Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.
James F. Bell
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.
Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.
Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.
David Starr Jordan
There is no remedy for love but to love more.
Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.
Gerald J. Simmons
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Live Well... Laugh Often... Love Much.
Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?
I've looked around enough to know that you're the one I want to go through time with.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.
It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.
He who has great power should use it lightly.
When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.
Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?
Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.
If the ladder is not leaning against the right wall, every step we take just gets us to the wrong place faster.
What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.
Louis L. Mann
We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.
The only guide to man is his conscience , the only shield to his memory is the rectitude and sincerity of his actions. It is very imprudent to walk through life without this shield, because we are so often mocked by the failure of our hopes and the upsetting of our calculations, but with this shield, however the fates may play, we march always in the ranks of honor.
Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.
We can only learn to love by loving.
With vision, every person, organization and country can flourish. The Bible says, 'Without vision we perish.
Mark Victor Hansen
Life's blows can not break a person whose spirit is warmed at the fire of enthusiasm.
Norman Vincent Peale
Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Can you dig it ?
Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)
Sometimes you gotta say, What the fuck.
Miles, Risky Business (1983)
I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.
Michael, we're bigger than U.S. Steel.
Hyman Roth, The Godfather: Part II (1974)
I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.
Chance is the fool's name for fate.
Guy Holden, The Gay Divorcee (1934)
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Anne Frank, The Diary Of Anne Frank (1959)
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.
How do you live ?
Helen, James Allen (1932)
Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. It is not something to be waited for, but rather something to be achieved.
William Jennings Bryan
Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.