You may be on the right track, but if you just sit there you'll get run over.
Paul H. Dunn
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It's not what happens to you, it's what you do about it that makes the difference.
Never giving up and pushing forward will unlock all the potential we are capable of.
I am not sure I should have dared to start , but I am sure that I should not have dared to stop.
In the eyes of a lover pockmarks are dimples.
It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.
The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.
You only get out what you put in.
Do, or do not. There is no try.
Yoda, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.
John S. Hinds
Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.
The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others, it is the only means.
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.
Robert H. Schuller
You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.
No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.
Greg Henry Quinn
I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.
Great minds have purposes others have wishes.
Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving
Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.
Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.
When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.
Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
In Heaven the economy is run by the Germans, the French do the cooking, and the police are English. In Hell the economy is run by the French, the English do the cooking, and the police are German.
Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !
Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)
Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.
Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.
The only real valuable thing is intuition.
The most interesting thing about a postage stamp is the persistence with which it sticks to its job.
In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.
Norman Vincent Peale
It is the very essence of good leadership to give away all credit for positive achievement, to identify only team goals and always to refer to them as such.
I am not a toy. I am a spork !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?
The Joker, Batman (1989)
I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.
Martin Luther King Jr.
You can do anything you put your mind to.
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.
Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.
It is not length of life, but depth of life.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.
It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.
Time is the great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all of it's students.
To be in love is merely to be in a state of perpetual anesthesia. To mistake an ordinary young man for a greek god or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.
If you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.
Mohandas Gandhi, Gandhi (1982)
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.
Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.
Maximus, Gladiator (2000)
Little strokes fell great oaks.
There are no mistakes, save one, the failure to learn from a mistake.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter can not understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.
All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Martin Luther King Jr.
If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.
Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.
You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.
In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.
It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.
Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.
The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.
To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.
God gives us our relatives - thank God we can choose our friends.
Ethel Watts Mumford
If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.
People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
Am I motivated by what I really want out of life or am I mass-motivated ?
I'd love to kiss you, but I just washed my hair.
Madge Norwood, Cabin In the Cotton (1932)
Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other.
Rainer Maria Rilke
An army of lions commanded by a deer will never be an army of lions.
The stuff that dreams are made of.
Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)
O my's like a red, red rose. That's newly sprung in June, O my's like the melodie. That's sweetly play'd in tune.
God doesn't make junk.
I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)
When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.
A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster.
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !
It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.
There is no security on this earth ; there is only opportunity.
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
I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.
Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.
The earth is enjoyed by heroes, this is the unfailing truth. Be a hero. Always say, I have no fear.
Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !
One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.
Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.
If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.
A martini. Shaken, not stirred.
James Bond, Goldfinger (1964)
No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy -- unless you let him.
It's good to be the king !
Louis XVI, History Of The World (1981)
Don't say, "If I could, I would". Say, "If I can, I will".
My heart is ever at your service.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
Be happy. It's one way of being wise.
First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.
Mr. Christian !
Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)
Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.
Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.