No matter what I ever do or say, Heathcliff, this is me, now, standing on this hill with you. This is me, forever.
Cathy, Wuthering Heights (1939)
You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have really lived, are the moments when you have done things in a spirit of love.
Just because you make a mistake doesnt mean you are a mistake.
He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.
Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.
Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.
The dedicated life is the life worth living. You must give with your whole heart.
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.
Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.
There are only two rules for being successful. One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it.
I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.
Robert G. Ingersoll
The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what we want most for what we want at the moment.
Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !
Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)
Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.
The principles you live by create the world you live in ; if you change the principles you live by, you will change your world. -
The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast.
But, in the opinion of the court, you are not only sane but you're the sanest man that ever walked into this courtroom.
Judge May, Mr Deeds Goes To Town (1936)
But inaction itself is a kind of action, and it has consequences. Consistently and absolutely maintained, inaction would necessarily lead to swift ruin , it would be a form of suicide. A refusal to enter into the world is a refusal to meet the challenge of reality which darkly demands that I dare and find out what will happen. In my situation I bear responsibility for what occurs because I do not intervene , if I can do something and I don't do it, I am guilty of the consequences of my inaction.
Love conquers all.
There is only one terminal dignity, love. And the story of a love is not important, what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.
Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !
Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer. If you're signed up for a season, see it through. You don't have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through.
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
When a man comes to a conscious vital realization of those great spiritual forces within himself and begins to use those forces in science, in business, and in life, his progress in the future will be unparalleled.
What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.
George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.
Only in his own way and not in any other can the one who strives perfect himself. He who lays hold of the rung of his companion and lets go of his own rung, through him neither the one nor the other will be realized.
Love reminds you that nothing else matters.
Fortune and love favor the brave.
Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.
What do they think I am, dumb or something ? Why, I make more money than Calvin Coolidge ! Put together !
Lina Lamont, Singin (1952)
Snap out of it !
Loretta Castorini, Moonstruck (1987)
Remember, there is no situation so completely hopeless that something constructive can not be done about it. When faced with a minus, ask yourself what you can do to make it a plus. A person practicing this attitude will extract undreamed-of outcomes from the most unpromising situations. Realize that there are no hopeless situations, there are only people who take hopeless attitudes.
Norman Vincent Peale
Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.
Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.
Don't knock masturbation. It's sex with someone I love.
Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)
When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.
Your decision to be, have and do something out of ordinary entails facing difficulties that are out of the ordinary as well. Sometimes your greatest asset is simply your ability to stay with it longer than anyone else.
Some things have to be believed to be seen.
Success is never ending, failure is never final.
Dr. Robert Schuller
One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes
Who's on first.
Dexter, The Naughty Nineties (1945)
There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.
My friends are my estate.
When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.
Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called present.
The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.
In the space age the most important space is between the ears.
The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.
You know, maybe I was wrong and luck is like love. You have to go all the way to find it.
Jeff Bailey, Out Of The Past (1947)
It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.
Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.
Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.
Henry Van Dyke
An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast, a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up
He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.
It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.
It's always darkest before the dawn.
Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.
Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !
George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)
Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes-- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds'--can you help others do the same.
Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.
Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.
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.
Only those who do nothing at all make no mistakes but that would be a mistake.
Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.
I'll remember you, honey. You're the one that got away.
Hud Bannon, Hud (1963)
We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.
Woody, I know what your problem is. You're just like me. Trash !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.
Here's Johnny !
Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)
To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.
Warren G. Bennis
Believe that the loose ball that you are chasing has your name on it.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
Don't fear, just live right.
Neal A. Maxwell
Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.
Love is strong yet delicate. It can be broken. To truly love is to understand this. To be in love is to respect this.
I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.
Would you like to come in ?
Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.
The wisest mind has something yet to learn.
Love is not blind. It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.
Is it just me or is the grim reaper a straight-up hottie ?
All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.
William Ellery Channing
You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.
Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.
Living a life of integrity is one of the greatest missions we can undertake.
One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.
Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.
I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.
If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won't, you most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad.
The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.
Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time
Marion Wright Edelman
Don't wait. The time will never be just right.
Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.