Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.
Richard L. Evans
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We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.
Romanticism is not just a mode, it literally eats into every life. Women will never get rid of just waiting for the right man.
For a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures, and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love.
Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.
Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)
I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.
In imagination, there's no limitation.
Mark Victor Hansen
It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.
Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.
Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.
The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!
If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, then we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it.
Paul "Bear" Bryant
When you are afraid, do the thing you are afraid of and soon you will lose your fear of it.
Norman Vincent Peale
There may be peace without joy, and joy without peace, but the two combined make happiness
Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.
Imagination is more important than knowledge.
Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost , that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau
I'd love to kiss you, but I just washed my hair.
Madge Norwood, Cabin In the Cotton (1932)
All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood ; if they are not, they are not great truths.
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
I won't be ignored, Dan !
Alex Forrest, Fatal Attraction (1987)
The book you don't read cant help.
How do I look ?
Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)
The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.
It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.
Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.
I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.
If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.
It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.
Norman Vincent Peale
Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.
Know what's weird? Day by day, nothing seems to change, but pretty soon, everything's different.
Calvin from Calvin and Hobbes
Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.
You are never a loser until you quit trying.
The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
It's nice to be the best, but not when being the best brings out the worst in you.
What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?
A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.
In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Who indeed can harm you if you are committed deeply to doing what is right ?
Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.
Don't wait for a funeral to pay a compliment. You may not make it in time.
Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.
If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.
William A. Ward
The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
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
Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a 'genius' is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework.
Give all to love; obey thy heart.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?
Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)
Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
You talkin to me ?
Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)
By doing well the duty which is nearest to us, the duty which is in our hands, we make ourselves stronger.
Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.
Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)
In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.
If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.
John P. Strelecky
Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.
Advice after the mischief is like medicine after death.
The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.
Bernard M. Baruch
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction
Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.
Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.
There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts : what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?
All mankind love a lover.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You're so money, and you don't even know it.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
I am your father.
Darth Vader, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
I want it said of me by those who knew me best ; that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.
We're on a mission from God.
Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)
Every artist was first an amateur.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
If anything is worth trying at all, it's worth trying at least ten times.
Dean Marshall Art Linkletter
Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.
When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.
What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.
They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one. They promised to take our land, and they did.
I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference
Mark Victor Hansen
You must be the change you wish to see in the world.
We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.
Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.
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.
The Athenians, alarmed at the internal decay of their Republic, asked Demosthenes what to do. His reply: Do not do what you are doing now.
The hero is no braver than the ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I maintained my edge by always being a student, you will always have something new to learn.
Jackie Joyner Kersee
They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.
Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.
Janet Erskine Stuart
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
My mama always said, life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.
Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)
Commit yourself to a dream... Nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.
Robert H. Schuller
Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.