Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others, it is the only means.
Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.
I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.
If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''
There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.
You're good, you're very good.
Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)
The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step
The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.
I bet you can squeal like a pig.
Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)
Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.
Margaret B. Runbeck
A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.
Every human heart is human.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
If I know what love is, it is because of you.
What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?
We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.
There are simply too many notes.
Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)
Failing to plan is planning to fail.
Our minds are as different as our faces we are all traveling to one destination, happiness, but few are going by the same road.
Charles Caleb Colton
I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.
You complete me.
Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.
is a choice to focus one's being in a certain way, to bring one's faith, commitment, creativity, and love into coordination with a particular value and purpose.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but don't quit.
Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr
Love is a hole in the heart.
Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in ; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day ; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If I had never met him, I would have dreamed him into being.
It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.
John P. Strelecky
I ain't so tough.
Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)
Love is the flower you've got to let grow.
Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.
Believe that you are bigger than your difficulties, for you are, indeed.
Norman Vincent Peale
It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.
Our life is what it is as a result of how we think.
An avoidance of true communication is tantamount to a relinquishment of my self- being , if I withdraw from it I am betraying not only the other but myself.
I'm going to take a bath.
Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)
Give me a whisky, ginger ale on the side. And don't be stingy, baby.
Anna Christie, Anna Christie (1930)
One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life , that word is love.
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.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Norman Vincent Peale
From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.
The measure of a man is what he does with power.
He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
One man with courage is a majority.
Nobody puts baby in a corner.
Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)
Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.
The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.
Make no mistake, my friend, it takes more than money to make men rich.
A. P. Gouthey
I thought that training for the Olympics would be hardest thing I would ever have to do," former Olympic gymnast Jordyn Wieber said in court. "But the hardest thing I've ever had to do is process that I am a victim of Larry Nassar. But even though I'm a victim, I do not and will not live my life as one.
Love is a fruit in season at all times.
The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.
No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.
You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.
Robert H. Schuller
You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.
Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.
Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.
Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy : true fulfillment.
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.
Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.
Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.
Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.
Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.
Strike while the iron is hot.
If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.
And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.
Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)
To succeed, you need to take that gut feeling in what you believe and act on it with all of your heart.
Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.
Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)
The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.
W. Beran Wolfe
It's showtime !
Joe Gideon, All That Jazz (1979)
We have not yet begun to fight.
John Paul Jones
First comes thought, then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans, then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.
Real love stories never have endings.
Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance.
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.
It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
E. Joseph Cossman
Love is a bird, she needs to fly.
Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting ; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.
I don't know nothin 'bout birthin' babies.
Prissy, Gone With The Wind (1939)
No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.
Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.
Courage is a moral quality , it is not a chance gift of nature like an aptitude for games. It is a cold choice between two alternatives, the fixed resolve not to quit , an act of renunciation which must be made not once but many times by the power of the will. Courage is will power.
What we can or can not do, what we consider possible or impossible, is rarely a function of our true capability. It is more likely a function of our beliefs about who we are.
This isn't a dream ! This is really happening !
Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)
I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
We get to make a living , we give to make a life.
Nature does nothing uselessly.
If people find fault with you and try to put you into bad light, wrongly slandering and vilifying you, just step back and observe yourself. Don't harbor any dislike, don't enter into it any contests, and don't get upset, angry, or resentful. Just cut right through it and be as if you never or saw it. Eventually malevolent pests will disappear of themselves. If you contend with them, then a bad name will bounce back and forth with never an end in sight.