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I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !
Howard Beale, Network (1976)
Believe in yourself.
Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.
Every action that helps us manifest our divine nature more and more is good, every action that retards it is evil.
We loved with a love that was more than love.
Edgar Allan Poe
If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.
Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed
In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.
Nothing is predestined The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.
You can observe a lot just by watching.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
We have not yet begun to fight.
John Paul Jones
The only real valuable thing is intuition.
Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.
We must all suffer one of two things : the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.
Leaders are people who are able to express themselves fully, they know who they are, what their strengths and weaknesses are, and how to fully deploy their strengths and compensate for their weaknesses. They also know what they want, why they want it, and how to communicate what they want to others, in order to gain compensation and support. Finally, they know how to achieve their goals. The key to full self-expression is understanding one's self and the world, and the key to understanding is learning -- from one's own life and experience.
Feel nothing, know nothing, do nothing, have nothing, give up all to god, and say utterly, 'Thy will be done'. We only dream this bondage. Wake up and let it go.
Live with passion.
The calla lilies are in bloom again.
Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)
Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.
Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
Emily P. Bissell
The person we believe ourselves to be will always act in a manner consistent with our self-image.
Motherhood qualified me to let the child within come out and play.
We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.
Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.
Volunteering is not a choice, it's a responsibility.
Ashley E. Hyder
What can be said but not practiced is better not said. What can be practiced but not spoken of is better not done.
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Luck is when opportunity knocks, and you answer.
Hardening of the heart ages people faster than hardening of the arteries.
Love is a haunting melody that I have never mastered and I fear I never will.
William S. Burroughs
If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.
If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.
I love great music and art, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.
The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not.
Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.
Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude
Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.
Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.
There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life.
I don't like your manners.
Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)
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.
The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.
Peter De Vries
Success doesn't come to you, you go to it.
Adversity is wont to reveal genius, prosperity to hide it.
But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.
Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.
In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.
In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
O Captain ! My Captain ! our fearful trip is done.
You are never a loser until you quit trying.
Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.
I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?
Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)
The way to happiness : keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Fill your life with love. Scatter sunshine. Forget self, think of others. Do as you would be done by. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.
Norman Vincent Peale
Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.
It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.
Love is the only gold.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Ability is sexless.
In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Anne Frank, The Diary Of Anne Frank (1959)
To succeed... you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
Union gives strength.
I see dead people.
Cole Sear, The Sixth Sense (1999)
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it's time to pause and reflect.
Love understands all languages.
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.
Never stop learning. If you learn one new thing everyday, you will overcome 99% of your competition
The past does not equal the future.
The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs" but goes right to work on the creative "how''.
Norman Vincent Peale
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?
In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.
Norman Vincent Peale
Watch the skies, everywhere, keep looking ! Keep watching the skies !
Ned Scotty Scott, The Thing From Another World (1951)
People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals - that is, goals that do not inspire them.
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.
Norman Vincent Peale
A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties. No religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.
He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall , but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.
How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.
Surprises and reverses can serve as an incentive for great accomplishment. There are no rules here, we're just trying to accomplish something.
It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
More than kisses, letters mingle souls.
You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.
James F. Bymes
Have you checked the children lately ?
Curt Duncan, When A Stranger Calls (1979)
Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.
If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.
The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.
Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.
Henry David Thoreau
As a writer, I tell stories and people give me money. Then financial planners tell me stories, and I give them money.
Martin Cruz Smith
It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.
It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.
Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.