Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Philippians 4: 4-7
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What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.
I'm king of the world !
Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)
Procrastination is the thief of time.
Kind words conquer.
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
A Crow is known wherever he is met by his beautiful white dress, and his tall and elegant figure. The greater part of the men being six feet high.
There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life.
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
I love great music and art, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.
Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow ? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do ?
For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change
The greatest thing you'll ever learn is to love and be loved in return.
You can do what you want to do.
There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.
I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.
Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.
Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.
Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.
John Cotton Dana
For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.
William J. Bennett
We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.
Imitate until you emulate, match and surpass those who launched you. It's the highest form of thankfulness.
Mark Victor Hansen
Whatever good things we build end up building us.
You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.
Love is the only gold.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.
Where there is love there is life.
A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.
I bet you can squeal like a pig.
Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)
You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.
What's another word for thesaurus ?
There is something inside all of us that yearns not for reason but for mystery, not for penetrating clear thought but for the whisperings of the irrational, not for science but for wizardry disguised as science, not for rationally founded influence but for magic.
To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.
And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.
You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.
Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.
King Mongkut, The King And (1956)
Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.
Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.
Seek first to understand and then to be understood.
There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.
Norman Vincent Peale
In order to grasp the reality, we must see the possibilities. In the present, a formulation of the possibilities is the area in which I gain uncertainty concerning what I decide, without a vision of the possibilities, I act blindly, only a knowledge of the possibilities enables me to know what I am actually doing.
Bond. James Bond.
James Bond, Dr No (1962)
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you often get it.
W. Somerset Manghan
Who indeed can harm you if you are committed deeply to doing what is right ?
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I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
Laughter is the best medicine.
To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.
William Makepeace Thackeray
Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.
We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.
Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.
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
There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.
Love, by its very nature, is unworldly, and it is for this reason rather than its rarity that it is not only apolitical but anti-political, perhaps the most powerful of all anti-political human forces.
The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it
We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
When god closes a door, he opens a window.
I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?
The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity, an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.
To go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see every day, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.
Theodore H. White
It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear, about two nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost, that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau
Hi-Yo, Silver !
The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)
Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul
It's a Sicilian message. It means Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes.
Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)
The truth is more important than the facts.
Frank Lloyd Wright
The first duty of love is to listen.
Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.
It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.
One of the greatest moments in anybody's developing experience is when he no longer tries to hide from himself but determines to get acquainted with himself as he really is.
Norman Vincent Peale
When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.
Charles A. Beard
The struggle of the mind to keep itself free from every sort of bondage -- to remain curious, open, unsatiated in all its relations with nature -- is tenfold more difficult than the cultivation of a stable, satisfying point of view, but a thousandfold more precious.
Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.
Character is higher than intellect... A great soul will be strong to live, as well as to think.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.
Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)
Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience.
Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.
You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.
Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.
We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.
I am not sure I should have dared to start , but I am sure that I should not have dared to stop.
To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.
The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Martin Luther King Jr.
I'll be taking these huggies and whatever cash you got.
H. I. McDunnough, Raising Arizona (1987)
I'll meet you at the place near the thing where we went that time.
Aaron Altman, Broadcast News (1987)
Vivacity, leadership, must be had, and we are not allowed to be nice in choosing. We must fetch the pump with dirty water, if clean can not be had.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.
The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is everything if you want to succeed in business or in anything else, for that matter.
The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.
Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.
Mary Anne Radmacher
Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.
Education is not filling a bucket, but lighting a fire.
An executive is a person who always decides , sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.
John H. Patterson
Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.