The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.
Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)
Get busy living or get busy dying.
There is no education like adversity.
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
Love is a many splendered thing.
Nat King Cole
Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction
Nothing succeeds like success.
What a dump.
Rosa Moline, Beyond The Forest (1949)
No legacy is so rich as honesty.
We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.
Sooner or later the truth comes to light.
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.
The greatest humiliation in life is to work hard on something from which you expect appreciation, and then fail to get it.
Edgar Watson Howe
There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.
Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.
Mary Anne Radmacher
Think about it, there must be higher love. Down in the heart or hidden in the stars above, without it, life is a wasted time. Look inside your heart, I'll look inside mine.
After every happiness comes misery, they may be far apart or near. The more advanced the soul, the more quickly does one follow the other. What we want is neither happiness nor misery. Both make us forget our true nature, both are chains -- one iron, one gold , behind both is the Atman, who knows neither happiness nor misery. These are states, and states must ever change , but the nature of the atman is bliss, peace, unchanging. We have not to get it, we have it, only wash away the dross and see it.
The beginning is the half of every action.
The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.
Love is not love until love's vulnerable.
Kids don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.
Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.
This is this.
Michael Vronsky, The Deer Hunter (1978)
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.
The world belongs to the energetic.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.
True love is when your heart and your mind are saying the same thing.
Leanna L. Bartram
Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.
Henry Ward Beecher
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.
Lydia Maria Child
First, believe in the world - that there is meaning behind everything.
Minds are like parachutes, they function only when open.
There are many who's tongues might govern multitudes, if they could govern their tongues.
If there is a will, there is a way.
Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.
I want to be alone.
Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)
Love is the flower you've got to let grow.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Norman Vincent Peale
Never say die.
If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.
Know that although in the eternal scheme of things you are small, you are also unique and irreplaceable, as are all your fellow humans everywhere in the world.
Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.
Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)
This attachment of love to god is indeed one that does not bind the soul but effectively breaks all its bondages.
Remove failure as an option.
We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.
It is never too late to be what we might have been
Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.
Only that day dawns to which we are awake.
Henry David Thoreau
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.
Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.
Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)
Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
Henry David Thoreau
There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.
Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.
The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.
To God, there is no zero. I still exist.
Scott Carey, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)
God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.
Believe in yourself.
Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.
Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.
Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)
In imagination, there's no limitation.
Mark Victor Hansen
The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.
I saw and loved.
All that is real in me is god. All that is real in god is I. The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality in your own mind.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.
A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.
I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Love is when reality is better than your dreams.
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
Courage is a moral quality , it is not a chance gift of nature like an aptitude for games. It is a cold choice between two alternatives, the fixed resolve not to quit , an act of renunciation which must be made not once but many times by the power of the will. Courage is will power.
Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.
First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.
The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.
Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is like a blazing flame, golden and full of warmth.
No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.
In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired.
The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don't finally meet somewhere, they're in each other all along.
Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things.
One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.
It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.
The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.
You have the power to think what you want. No matter what the circumstance.
Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.
Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.
The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.
Tim Blixseth Bono
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