I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.
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What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.
One, two, Freddy's coming for you.
Children, A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)
There is time for everything.
Pep without purpose is piffle.
Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.
Henry Van Dyke
We belong dead.
The Monster, Bride Of Frankenstein (1935)
People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.
Norman Vincent Peale
It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.
Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire -- you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.
The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.
Love never claims, it ever gives.
Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.
Norman Vincent Peale
No man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself.
Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.
You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
I want the fairy tale.
Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)
Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.
W. Clement Stone
Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.
Ideals are like stars, you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny.
Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.
Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.
Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)
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.
The most important part of being a leader is maintaining the desire to keep on learning. That means learning about yourself, about your peers, and about the people you serve.
If I'd been a ranch, they would've named me the Bar Nothing.
Gilda, Gilda (1946)
Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.
Tracy L. McNair
Love is the history of a woman's life, it is an episode in man's.
Germaine De Stael
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.
If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.
Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.
"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."
An Arabian proverb says there are four sorts of men: He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool, shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple, teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep--wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise, follow him.
Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.
You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean , if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.
Mr. Christian !
Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)
Change does not change tradition. It strengthens it. Change is a challenge and an opportunity, not a threat. Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.
Henry Steele Commager
He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.
Sometimes there's so much beauty in the world I feel like I can't take it, like my heart's going to cave in.
Ricky Fitts, American Beauty (1999)
In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action
Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.
The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.
Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.
I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's were the fun is.
Either you run the day or the day runs you.
One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never !
Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.
There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.
Narrator, The Naked City (1948)
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Love is a many splendered thing.
Nat King Cole
You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.
Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.
Adversity is wont to reveal genius, prosperity to hide it.
Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.
One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus ; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.
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.
There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.
Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.
I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.
Lives most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others ?
Martin Luther King Jr.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
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We must never be afraid to go too far, for success lies just beyond.
To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
For love is heaven, and heaven is love.
Sir Walter Scott
Be who you are in every situation.
The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.
Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.
Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.
I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.
David O. McKay
In the space age the most important space is between the ears.
I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.
There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.
Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)
Oh, it was nobody's fault but my own. I was looking up. It was the nearest thing to heaven. You were there.
Terry McKay, An Affair To Remember (1957)
The search for someone to blame is always successful.
How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.
To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.
Paul R. Ehrlich
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
Dreams don't work unless you do.
John C. Maxwell
You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.
As you think in your heart, so shall you be.
Your attitude determines your altitude.
The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.
In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
William Makepeace Thackeray
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.
You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.
Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)
Whoever is open, loyal, true ; of humane and affable demeanour, honourable himself, and in his judgement of others, faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man... .such a man is a true gentleman.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.
Love knows no bounds.
The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.
There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.
Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.