Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.
John S. Hinds
They're called boobs, Ed.
Erin Brockovich, Erin Brockovich (2000)
One hundred percent of the shots you don't take don't go in.
Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.
Richard L. Evans
You control your future, your destiny. What you think about comes about. By recording your dreams and goals on paper, you set in motion the process of becoming the person you most want to be. Put your future in good hands -- your own.
Mark Victor Hansen
Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.
Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)
The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.
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
I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.
G. K. Chesterton
Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.
There is no instinct like that of the heart.
You are what you think about all day long.
Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.
A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.
You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.
Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)
I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's were the fun is.
The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.
Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Love reminds you that nothing else matters.
No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy -- unless you let him.
Ask for advice but do what you think is best.
Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow ? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do ?
Before I learned the art, a punch was just a punch, and a kick, just a kick. After I learned the art, a punch was no longer a punch, a kick, no longer a kick. Now that I understand the art, a punch is just a punch and a kick is just a kick.
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.
Blanche Dubois, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
The best way out is always through.
But, in the opinion of the court, you are not only sane but you're the sanest man that ever walked into this courtroom.
Judge May, Mr Deeds Goes To Town (1936)
Live Well... Laugh Often... Love Much.
If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always gotten.
The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.
I bet you can squeal like a pig.
Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)
What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.
Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.
In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love you want the other person.
Failures don't plan to fail, they fail to plan.
You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.
The beginning is the half of every action.
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.
The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
All mankind love a lover.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Reason is like an open secret that can become known to anyone at any time , it is the quiet space into which everyone can enter through his own thought.
Great men are not always wise.
If one has to submit, it is wasteful not to do so with the best grace possible.
Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.
Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.
It's never too late.
Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them.
Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.
Only in relationship can you know yourself, not in abstraction and certainly not in isolation. The movement of behavior is the sure guide to yourself. It's the mirror of your consciousness, this mirror will reveal its content, the images, the attachments, the fears, the loneliness, the joy and sorrow. Poverty lies in running away from this, either in its sublimations or its identities.
The power of imagination makes us infinite.
The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.
Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed
It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.
Come, let us make love deathless.
You must take personal responsibility. You can not change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.
You will become as small as your controlling desire ; as great as your dominant aspiration.
Love is when reality is better than your dreams.
Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed. Our love to others, and others love to us.
What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.
Charles F. Kettering
If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.
Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
Norman Vincent Peale
Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.
He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.
A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.
Only those who do nothing at all make no mistakes but that would be a mistake.
Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.
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.
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, and nothing is so gentle as true strength.
St. Francis De Sales
He who knows all the answers has not yet been asked all the questions.
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Want to learn to eat a lot ? Here it is : Eat a little. That way, you will be around long enough to eat a lot.