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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The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world. There is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.
If I am pressed to say why I loved him, I feel it can only be explained by replying. Because it was he, because it was me.
The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck.
You can do anything you put your mind to.
To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.
Edward Bulwer Lytton
It means a great deal to those who are oppressed to know that they are not alone. And never let anyone tell you that what you are doing is insignificant. Bishop
The intelligent man is one who has successfully fulfilled many accomplishments, and is still willing to learn more.
The time is always right to do what is right.
Martin Luther King Jr.
He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?
Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)
Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell'em, Certainly I can ! - and get busy and find out how to do it
There is no security on this earth ; there is only opportunity.
All progress occurs because people dare to be different
I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.
Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)
Everybody forgets the basic thing, people are not going to love you unless you love them.
There is no remedy for love but to love more.
Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.
Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass!
Paul J. Meyer
You complete me.
Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.
It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.
One man with courage is a majority.
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes
Dreams don't work unless you do.
John C. Maxwell
Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.
We must have friendship for all, we must be merciful toward those that are in misery, when people are happy, we ought to be happy, and to the wicked we must be indifferent. These attitudes will make the mind peaceful.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you'll help them to become what they are capable of becoming.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do.
Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.
You see, in life, lots of people know what to do, but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough ! You must take action.
Roll with the punches.
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
This is as true in everyday life as it is in battle we are given one life and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act, and in acting, to live.
General Omar Bradley
The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned.
When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word 'succeed', you find it simply means to follow through.
Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only
We have a responsibility in our time, as others have had in theirs, not to be prisoners of history but to shape history, a responsibility to fill the role of path-finder, and to build with others a global network of purpose and law.
Procrastination is the thief of time.
Woody, I know what your problem is. You're just like me. Trash !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.
There's always a way - if you're committed.
There are only two rules for being successful. One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it.
You know, Billy. We blew it.
Wyatt, Easy Rider (1969)
You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.
Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.
She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.
Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.
To my big brother George, the richest man in town !
Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
There are never enough I Love You's.
When I hear somebody sigh, life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, compared to what ?
Death is something not only mysterious but a great act of purgation. That which continues in a repetitive pattern is degeneration. The pattern may vary according to country, according to climate, according to circumstance, but it is a pattern. Moving in any pattern brings about a continuity and that continuity is part of the degenerating process of man. When there is an ending of continuity, something new can take place. One can understand it instantly if one has understood the whole movement of thought, of fear, hate, love - then one can grasp the significance, instantly, of what death is.
Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.
Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)
High expectations are the key to everything.
A leader is a dealer in hope.
I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,
Oscar Madison, F (1968)
When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.
Insist on yourself, never imitate. Every great man is unique.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
Men spend their lives in anticipations, in determining to be vastly happy at some period when they have time. But the present time has one advantage over every otherit is our own. Past opportunities are gone, future have not come. We may lay in a stock of pleasures, as we would lay in a stock of wine , but if we defer the tasting of them too long, we shall find that both are soured by age.
Charles Caleb Colton
The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.
It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Love is a symbol of eternity that wipes away all sense of time, removing all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end.
Failure doesn't mean you are a failure, it just means you haven't succeeded yet.
Robert H. Schuller
Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , wisdom is humble that she knows no more.
A ruler should be slow to punish and swift to reward.
That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I keep getting older, they stay the same age.
David Wooderson, Dazed And Confused (1993)
Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.
Without love our life is a, ship without a rudder, like a body without a soul.
Time is the great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all of it's students.
Only by contending with challenges that seem to be beyond your strength to handle at the moment you can grow more surely toward the stars.
I never perfected an invention that I did not think about in terms of the service it might give others. I find out what the world needs, then I proceed to invent.
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.
The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.
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?
Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.
If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.
Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.
Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.
I ain't so tough.
Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.
Romanticism is not just a mode, it literally eats into every life. Women will never get rid of just waiting for the right man.
I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it.
In the court of basketball, there are no objections only rejections.
If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.
I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Stella ! Hey, Stella !
Stanley Kowalski, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?
Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)
To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.
Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.
Robert H. Schuller
Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.
One can spend a lifetime assigning blame, find the cause 'out there' for all the troubles that exist. Contrast this with the 'responsible attitude' of confronting the situation, bad or good, and instead of asking, 'What caused the trouble ? Who was to blame ?' asking 'How can I handle this present situation to make the most of it ? What can I salvage here ?'
It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, a day to love them and a lifetime to forget them.
You are never a loser until you quit trying.
If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.
Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.
A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.