We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
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Opportunities multiply as they are seized.
If you don't learn from your mistakes, there's no sense making them.
If you don't first handle fear and desire, and you get rich, you'll be a high pay slave.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.
God doesn't make junk.
I want the fairy tale.
Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)
Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.
Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!
Larry the Cable Guy
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.
If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today.
E. Joseph Cossman
No one became poor by giving alms.
Sometimes there's so much beauty in the world I feel like I can't take it, like my heart's going to cave in.
Ricky Fitts, American Beauty (1999)
No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.
Greg Henry Quinn
One cannot think crooked and walk straight.
Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.
Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.
When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.
Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.
J. Petit Senn
The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.
Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.
Never giving up and pushing forward will unlock all the potential we are capable of.
Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.
He that would be a leader must be a bridge.
A boy's best friend is his mother.
Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)
Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.
We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.
You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
All work is empty save when there is love.
I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.
Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.
Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.
The aims and ideals that move us are generated by imagination. But they are not made out of imaginary stuff. They are made out of the hard stuff of the world of physical and social experience.
Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.
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.
Don't ever give up.
Great men are not always wise.
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.
That dirty, double-crossin' rat !
Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)
Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.
We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.
George Bernard Shaw
To me, the idea and expectation that the day is slowly and surely coming when we will be able to honestly say we are our brother's keeper and not his oppressor is very beautiful.
He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.
My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !
Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
I believe that it is better to learn from the diverse people around us than to try in vain to emulate them, better to be a teacher than a role model. As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
He who lives without discipline dies without honor.
We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Where there is a will, there is a way.
What's meant to be will always find a way
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Henry J. Kaiser
Love is like swallowing hot chocolate, before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time.
Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.
William Butler Yeats
I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.
Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night.
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.
Norman Vincent Peale
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel, its poverty by how little.
W. R. Inge
People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest.
George Matthew Allen
Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.
Some say you have to use your five best players, but I found out you win with the five that fit together best as a team
We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.
Challenges are what make life interesting , overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.
Joshua J. Marine
Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.
We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within
Don't take no for an answer, never submit to failure. Do not be fobbed off with mere personal success or acceptance. You will make all kinds of mistakes, but as long as you are generous and true, and also fierce, you can not hurt the world or even seriously distress her. She was made to be wooed by youth.
Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
Leadership is a secret ingredient that goes into failure. But it's only kept a secret from the person who fails.
Came but for friendship, and took away love.
Live your life and forget your age.
Norman Vincent Peale
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.
Many of life's failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.
Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.
Tracy L. McNair
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
John Quincy Adams
I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.
John Davidson Rockefeller
This is nothing !
Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)
When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished by how much the old man had learned in 7 years.
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
To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.
Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !
You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
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
Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.
Never say die.
Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.
Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. Its not the hard work that kills, its the worrying that kills.
All you need is love.
You owe it to yourself to find your own unorthodox way of succeeding, or sometimes, just surviving.
Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.
Well done is better than well said.
In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.
Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.
Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.
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.
There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.
Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.
Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.