The oneness of human beings is the basic ethical thread that holds us together.
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If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.
The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.
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.
There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.
Find out what it means to die - not physically, that's inevitable - but to die to everything that is known, to die to your family, to your attachments, to all the things that you have accumulated, the known, the known pleasures, the known fears. Die to that every minute and you will see what it means to die so that the mind is made fresh, young, and therefore innocent, so that there is incarnation not in a next life, but the next day.
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?
It ain't over till it's over.
When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
Don't ask for a light load, but rather ask for a strong back.
Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.
Robert H. Schuller
The best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.
Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Will you stop, Dave? Stop, Dave. I'm afraid.
Hal (V.O.), 2001: A Space Odyssey (2001)
Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)
Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.
Intelligence without ambition is like a bird without wings.
C. Archie Danielson
I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
The calla lilies are in bloom again.
Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)
As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea, so different tendencies, various though they appear, crooked or straight, all lead to god.
And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.
You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.
They call me Mister Tibbs !
Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)
If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.
To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.
His eyes have made love to me all evening.
Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)
Be of love a little more careful than of anything.
I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.
City of Angels
Love conquers all.
All mankind love a lover.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Kids don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.
No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.
A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.
Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
Find and use your passion, and you'll have a great career. Don't do it, you won't. It's as simple as that.
Each day I love you more, today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.
Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.
Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose.
It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.
Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.
Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.
Norman Vincent Peale
The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Love is when reality is better than your dreams.
First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.
To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.
The Wizard of Oz
God is subtle but he is not malicious.
Volunteering is not a choice, it's a responsibility.
Ashley E. Hyder
Nuptial love makes mankind, friendly love perfects it, but wanton love corrupts and debases it.
Let us strive on to finish the work we are in
People come into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime.
You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities, they will never come.
Janet Erskine Stuart
I want to know God's thoughts ; the rest are details.
Times of great calamity and confusion have ever been productive of the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm.
Charles Caleb Colton
Every choice one makes either expands or contracts the area in which he can make and implement future decisions. When one makes a choice, he irrevocably binds himself to the consequences of that choice.
Marion G. Romney
I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.
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.
Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.
Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.
Freaks, Freaks (1932)
An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.
Tough times never last but tough people do.
Act or accept.
Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.
You can't expect people to look eye to eye with you if you are looking down on them.
Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.
And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.
I am speaking now of the highest duty we owe our friends, the noblest, the most sacred that of keeping their own nobleness, goodness, pure and incorrupt. . . . If we let our friend become cold and selfish and exacting without a remonstrance, we are no true lover, no true friend.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.
Live life to the fullest.
Robert Louis Stevenson
If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children.
What can be said but not practiced is better not said. What can be practiced but not spoken of is better not done.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. Ambrose Redmoon Courage is the first of the human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all the others.
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)
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
We can do no great things. Only small things with great love.
The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
If you love someone, set them free.
He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.
Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.
Mark Victor Hansen
Bring out the gimp.
Zed, Pulp Fiction (1994)
If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.
William Edward Hickson
Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.
Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying.
W. Clement Stone
There are millions of children today who don't attend school. However, education is the only way to get ahead in this country.
This isn't a dream ! This is really happening !
Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Most people don't get much praise in daily life, but we all need it very much. I think receiving praise makes us brave. Down deep we really know our worth, but we don't have easy access to that knowledge. We need to hear praise coming from outside ourselves or we won't remember that we deserve it.
Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.
Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.
Commit yourself to a dream nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.
Robert H. Schuller
But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.
Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars.
Charlotte Vale, Now (1942)
The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you'll make one.
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.