The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.
We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.
There is no chance, no fate, no destiny that can circumvent, or hinder, or control a firm resolve of a determined soul.
Sometimes you gotta create what you want to be a part of.
The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.
You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.
Virtuous and wise he was, but not severe , He still remember'd that he once was young.
That which does not kill you makes you stronger.
Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
I'll have what she's having.
Customer, When Harry Met Sally (1989)
The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation
You're my Lassie come home.
Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)
Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.
And now here is my secret, a very simple secret. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Great minds have purposes others have wishes.
Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving
Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.
Norman Vincent Peale
Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.
He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.
And that's how you play "Get the Guests".
George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)
For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.
William J. Bennett
Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.
The memory of my mother will always be a blessing to me.
A dream unrealized is a dream imprisoned by that enemy of all enemies - the fear of failure. Set that you will make it happen ! -
Don't go through life, grow through life.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.
We must never be afraid to go too far, for success lies just beyond.
Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Norman Vincent Peale
There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.
By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day
In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.
Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.
I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.
John Davidson Rockefeller
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.
It is the marriage of the soul with Nature that makes the intellect fruitful, and gives birth to imagination.
Henry David Thoreau
What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.
The only true gift is a portion of yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Self-knowledge is the basis of JKD because it is effective, not only for the individuals martial art, but also for his life as a human being.
No man is happy who does not think himself so.
Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.
Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)
I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.
Martin Luther King Jr.
The book you don't read cant help.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.
Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.
When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.
I am not a toy. I am a spork !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.
Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.
Frank Lloyd Wright
You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though chequered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the grey twilight that knows not victory or defeat.
If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.
Abigail Van Buren
Hey, lady !
Herbert H. Heebert, The Ladies Man (1961)
Always do the right thing.
Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)
If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but don't quit.
Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world. The unreasonable man adapts the world to himself. All progress depends upon the unreasonable man.
George Bernard Shaw
If not us, who, if not now, when ?
Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.
Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
One cannot think crooked and walk straight.
It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.
The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.
They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom !
William Wallace, Braveheart (1995)
I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
There is no limit to the power of the human mind. The more concentrated it is, the more power is brought to bear on one point.
Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.
Who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one.
Except and expect positive things and that is what you will receive.
Love can be understood only from the inside, as a language can be understood only by someone who speaks it, as a world can be understood only by someone who lives in it.
Robert C. Solomon
Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.
Stop makin noises like a husband.
Vera, Detour (1945)
My principal business is giving commercial value to the brilliant - but misdirected - ideas of others.
If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.
The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)
Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.
Robert H. Schuller
We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.
The course of true love never did run smooth.
Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.
Stephen A. Brennan
Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.
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 ?
Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal.
Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.
The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.
The only place where your dream becomes impossible is in your own thinking.
Robert H. Schuller
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man. One man tells a lie, dozens repeat it as the truth.
I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.