Everybody forgets the basic thing, people are not going to love you unless you love them.
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You know the difference between you and me ? I make this look good.
Agent J, Men In Black (1997)
Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.
Blanche Dubois, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.
John Cotton Dana
Love works in miracles every day, such as weakening the strong, and stretching the weak , making fools of the wise, and wise men of fools , favoring the passions, destroying reason, and in a word, turning everything topsy-turvy.
Marguerite De Valois
All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.
Thomas Edward Lawrence
O Captain ! My Captain ! our fearful trip is done.
It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.
Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.
Listen, I have an update from Taako Central. I've updated my list of people I trust and things I believe to no one and nothing ! Not a joke, I don't trust you, half-pint, I don't trust Jeff from Today's Special, I don't trust Barold whatever-his-name - nobody, I trust nobody.
The greatest thing you'll ever learn is to love and be loved in return.
There is time for everything.
When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.
Come, let us make love deathless.
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
Reduce your plan to writing. The moment you complete this, you will have definitely given concrete form to the intangible desire.
Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.
Robert H. Schuller
It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.
He that would be a leader must be a bridge.
No matter where you go, there you are.
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living.
The doctor should be opaque to his patients, and like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.
Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.
Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement, nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
Always bear in mind, that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.
They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster.
The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not.
Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it
Dennis P. Kimbro
Boldness, more boldness, and always boldness !
George Jacques Danton
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.
When people are like each other they tend to like each other.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
No great man ever complains of want of opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.
P. T. Barnum
The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.
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.
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
What is essential is invisible to the eyes.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability... . We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.
Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.
What you are is god's gift to you, what you become is your gift to god.
Anthony Dalla Villa
Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives : where we focus our attention.
Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.
Henry David Thoreau
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.
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
Robert Louis Stevenson
We get to make a living , we give to make a life.
Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.
My definition of success is to live your life in a way that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain - and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel a lot more pleasure than they do pain.
When I asked god for strength
He gave me difficult situations to face
When I asked god for brain & brawn
He gave me puzzles in life to solve
When I asked god for happiness
He showed me some unhappy people
When I asked god for wealth
He showed me how to work hard
When I asked god for favors
He showed me opportunities to work hard
When I asked god for peace
He showed me how to help others
God gave me nothing I wanted
He gave me everything I needed
Where there is love there is no darkness.
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.
They can because they think they can.
Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.
It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.
Christian Nestell Bovee
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.
He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.
If money is your hope for independence, you will never have it. The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability.
It's amazing what ordinary people can do if they set out without preconceived notions.
Charles F. Kettering
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.
There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.
Be of love a little more careful than of anything.
Sometimes your nearness takes my breath away , and all the things I want to say can find no voice. Then, in silence, I can only hope my eyes will speak my heart.
Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.
Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.
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)
Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.
This is this.
Michael Vronsky, The Deer Hunter (1978)
Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.
Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.
Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.
Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.
If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future.
A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.
We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.
One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night.
If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.
The rays of happiness, like those of light, are colorless when unbroken.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.
Norman Vincent Peale
Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.
Sometimes you gotta create what you want to be a part of.
No limits are set to the ascent of man, and to each and everyone the highest stands open. Here it is only your personal choice that decides.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel.
What is life without the radiance of love.
You will become as small as your controlling desire ; as great as your dominant aspiration.
The leader wonders about everything, wants to learn as much as he can, is willing to take risks, experiment, try new things. He does not worry about failure, but embraces errors, knowing he will learn from them.
Warren G. Bennis
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.
It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.