With my brains and your looks, we could go places.
Frank Chambers, The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)
You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.
Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.
W. Clement Stone
Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.
For the first time in my life, people cheering for me. Were you deaf ? Didn't you hear 'em ? We're not hitchhiking any more. We're riding.
Michael Kelly, Champion (1949)
Houston, we have a problem.
Jim Lovell, Apollo 13 (1944)
I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.
Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.
I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.
Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.
It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.
None are homely who smile.
To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.
People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest.
George Matthew Allen
The successful man is the average man, focused.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.
Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.
Von Schiller Fulton J. Sheen
Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.
Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.
Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.
Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)
Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.
Matthew 6: 34
There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'
Who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one.
Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , Wisdom is humble that she knows no more.
You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?
George Bernard Shaw
I never could have done without the habits of punctuality, order and diligence the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.
My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.
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 ?
Yo, Adrian !
Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)
Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.
I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.
There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.
And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.
Edward Bulwer Lytton
If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.
It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.
If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.
Your decision to be, have and do something out of ordinary entails facing difficulties that are out of the ordinary as well. Sometimes your greatest asset is simply your ability to stay with it longer than anyone else.
Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.
If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Cushion the painful effects of hard blows by keeping the enthusiasm going strong, even if doing so requires struggle.
Norman Vincent Peale
Change comes from within.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.
Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.
O Captain ! My Captain ! our fearful trip is done.
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
George S. Patton
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
He who joyfully marches to music rank and file, has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice. This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once. Heroism at command, how violently I hate all this, how despicable and ignoble war is ; I would rather be torn to shreds than be a part of so base an action. It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.
Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.
If you don't first handle fear and desire, and you get rich, you'll be a high pay slave.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr
It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, a day to love them and a lifetime to forget them.
Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.
Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?
Love is friendship set to music
E. Joseph Cossman
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)
It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
There are no perfect human beings ! My personal judgments are that no perfect human being is possible or even conceivable, but that human beings are far more improvable than most people believe.
What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
All things are created twice. There's a mental or first creation, and a physical or second creation of all things. You have to make sure that the blueprint, the first creation, is really what you want, that you've thought everything through. Then you put it into bricks and mortar. Each day you go to the construction shed and pull out the blueprint to get marching orders for the day. You begin with the end in mind.
Enjoy each step, for in every moment there is something to learn.
John P. Strelecky
Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.
The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.
Sydney J. Harris
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor
Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.
There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.
If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance.
The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.
Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.
We go together, Laurie. I don't know why. Maybe like guns and ammunition go together.
Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
There are no gains without pains.
Can you dig it ?
Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
As if !
Cher Horwitz, Clueless (1995)
You become what you think about.
A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards.
Talkers are no good doers.
Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into !
Oliver, Sons Of The Desert (1933)
Actions speak louder than words.
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.
Blanche Dubois, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.
I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)
The idea of working all your life, saving, and putting money into a retirement account is a very slow plan.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -
Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.
Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.
He that would be a leader must be a bridge.
While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.