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A boy's best friend is his mother.
Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)
All you need is love.
A chain is as strong as its weakest link.
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.
Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.
Robert H. Schuller
You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast, a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
To go fast, row slowly.
Norman Vincent Peale
The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.
Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.
One drink's too many, and a hundred's not enough.
Bartender Nat, The Lost Weekend (1945)
People fascinated by the idea of progress never suspect that every step forward is also a step on the way to the end.
A ship in harbor is safe -- but that is not what ships are for.
John A. Shedd
The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.
I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,
Oscar Madison, F (1968)
All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.
Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.
The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.
If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!
My experience will help, but I insist and maintain that art - true art that is - cannot be handed out. Furthermore, art is never decoration or embellishment. Instead it is a constant process of maturing.
How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.
George Washington Carver
You know, maybe I was wrong and luck is like love. You have to go all the way to find it.
Jeff Bailey, Out Of The Past (1947)
Don't sweat the small stuff.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
Sydney J. Harris
The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
You always succeed in producing a result.
Happiness consists of a solid faith, good health, and a bad memory.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.
Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.
Always bear in mind, that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.
is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, then we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it.
Paul "Bear" Bryant
The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.
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.
The great end of life is not knowledge but action.
Thomas Henry Huxley
Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.
As long as we are persistence in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We can not choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time.
Take heed : you do not find what you do not seek.
Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.
Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy
We have only one reality, and that is here and now. What we miss by our evasions will never return, but if we squander ourselves, then too we lose being. Each day is precious a moment can be everything.
If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.
The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.
When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up
That which does not kill you makes you stronger.
Sometimes there's so much beauty in the world I feel like I can't take it, like my heart's going to cave in.
Ricky Fitts, American Beauty (1999)
And for an hour, for an hour, I'm the best actress in the world.
Bree Daniels, Klute (1971)
May the Force be with you.
Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)
No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.
William E. Gladstone
You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.
Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)
All mankind love a lover.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.
Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.
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.
When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word 'succeed', you find it simply means to follow through.
We will find only what we look for, nothing more and nothing less.
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.
It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You can not make progress without making decisions.
Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.
Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)
Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior.
John Churton Collins
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.
Mary Anne Radmacher
Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.
What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.
Love is friendship set on fire.
Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.
The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Norman Vincent Peale
Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1990)
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.
To love is to place our happiness in the happiness of another.
Gottfried Wilhem Von Leibniz
You will become as small as your controlling desire ; as great as your dominant aspiration.
Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life, son.
Dean Wormer, National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.
Do it now !
Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.
J. Petit Senn
Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.
If you would be loved, love and be lovable.
A leader is a dealer in hope.
When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.
Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.
Leadership - The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
If there is a will, there is a way.
With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.
Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.
Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.
Never stop dreaming.
Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.
The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good.
Feel the fear and do it anyway.
Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.
Honesty is the best image.
I know that many people feel that old age is a time to take it easy, but I compare my life now to being the last runner in a relay race. Would you have me slow down as I near the finish line ?
Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.