If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.
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In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.
John Churton Collins
Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.
Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?
Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)
Where there is a will, there is a way.
I think there is something, more important than believing : Action ! The world is full of dreamers, there aren't enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision.
W. Clement Stone
Love means never having to say you're sorry.
All things are created twice. There's a mental or first creation, and a physical or second creation of all things. You have to make sure that the blueprint, the first creation, is really what you want, that you've thought everything through. Then you put it into bricks and mortar. Each day you go to the construction shed and pull out the blueprint to get marching orders for the day. You begin with the end in mind.
A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.
We must be the change we wish to see.
You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.
Nada, They Live (1988)
The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.
Pearl S. Buck
Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
Fractures well cured make us more strong.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.
We'll always have Paris.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.
The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.
Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy.
Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.
Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.
This above all, To Thine Own Self Be True.
The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.
Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.
I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.
The past does not equal the future.
Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.
Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.
To be able to say how much love, is love but little.
The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.
Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams !
If you wanna call me that, smile.
The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)
We loved with a love that was more than love.
Edgar Allan Poe
Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.
The successful man is the average man, focused.
Love does not conquer all things, but it does set all things right.
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.
Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.
You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.
Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.
You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.
The more you venture to live greatly, the more you will find within you what it takes to get on top of things and stay there.
Norman Vincent Peale
We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.
When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.
The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.
Vision doesn't usually come as a lightening bolt. Rather it comes as a slow crystallization of life challenges that we one day recognize as a beautiful diamond with great value to ourselves and others.
People don't care how much you know, until they know how much you care.
Where there is great love, there are always wishes.
Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.
Every dog has his day.
Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.
There is no pain equal to that which two lovers can inflict on one another. This should be made clear to all who contemplate such a union. The avoidance of this pain is the beginning of wisdom, for it is strong enough to contaminate the rest of our lives.
Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.
Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.
Mark Victor Hansen
A time comes when you need to stop waiting for the man you want to become and start being the man you want to be.
When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.
If a man does only what is required of him, he is a slave. If a man does more than is required of him, he is a free man.
How you react when the joke's on you can reveal your character.
Follow the money.
Deep Throat, All The President's Men (1976)
Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude
The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.
Tim Blixseth Bono
Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for it is that which all are practicing every day while they live.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.
I bet you can squeal like a pig.
Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)
The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
We have a problem. ''Congratulations. '' But it's a tough problem. ''Then double congratulations. ''
W. Clement Stone
In any world menu, Canada must be considered the vichyssoise of nations – it's cold, half-French, and difficult to stir.
J. Stuart Keate
Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.
H. Jackson Brown
Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.
There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.
Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
Karl A. Menninger
Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.
What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.
Alexander Graham Bell
I didn't have time to hire half my coaching staff. I didn't know any of the players by sight, but somehow we got through spring ball with the help of a couple of graduate assistants.
By doing well the duty which is nearest to us, the duty which is in our hands, we make ourselves stronger.
Failing to plan is planning to fail.
Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.
Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.
I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?
Rita, Cameraman (1982)
How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.
Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.
Robert H. Schuller
Joy is not in things, it is in us.
The cherokee people are not "my people".
Chief John Ross
Lust is what makes you keep wanting it, even when you have no desire to be with each other. Love is what makes you keep wanting to be with each other, even when you have no desire to do it.
I don't like your manners.
Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)
Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.
Ursula K. Le Guin
Give all to love; obey thy heart.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.
Only when all contribute their firewood can they build up a strong fire.
Good morning, Vietnam !
Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)
The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes