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Tolerance can lead to learning something.
You are never a loser until you quit trying.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
No, this trick won't work... How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love ?
We will find only what we look for, nothing more and nothing less.
Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.
Bumper Sticker - Join the Army. See the world, travel to far away places, meet exotic people and kill them.
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
Happiness is not having what you want, but wanting what you have.
Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !
Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)
The unexamined life is not worth living.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.
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)
You always succeed in producing a result.
Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.
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
Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.
You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.
Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.
No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.
William E. Gladstone
The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.
If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children.
Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.
Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.
Take a watch to pieces and examine, however carefully, its separate parts in turn, and you will never come across the principles by which the watch keeps time.
The land where humanity has attained its highest towards gentleness, towards generosity, towards purity, towards calmness - it is India.
A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.
Ask nothing, want nothing in return. Give what you have to give, it will come back to you, but do not think of that now.
Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.
Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.
Mary Kay Ash
The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.
I'd love to kiss you, but I just washed my hair.
Madge Norwood, Cabin In the Cotton (1932)
Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.
George S. Patton
Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.
Only the educated are free.
In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William A. Ward
Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.
Every choice one makes either expands or contracts the area in which he can make and implement future decisions. When one makes a choice, he irrevocably binds himself to the consequences of that choice.
Marion G. Romney
We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
I don't like your manners.
Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)
If money is your hope for independence, you will never have it. The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability.
Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality in your own mind.
For hope is but the dream of those that wake.
Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.
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)
No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy -- unless you let him.
The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.
Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.
Man is a ladder placed on the earth and the top of it touches heaven. And all his movements and doings and words leave traces in the upper world.
The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.
And now here is my secret, a very simple secret. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
A chain is as strong as its weakest link.
Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.
The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.
The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.
Those who work at a thing heart and soul not only achieve success in it but through their absorption in that they also realize the supreme truth - brahman. Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god.
The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.
The intelligent man is one who has successfully fulfilled many accomplishments, and is still willing to learn more.
If you love someone, set them free.
You miss 100% of the shots you don't take
John Davidson Rockefeller
Love knows no bounds.
Watch the skies, everywhere, keep looking ! Keep watching the skies !
Ned Scotty Scott, The Thing From Another World (1951)
Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.
Ferris Bueller, Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it.
Men who have attained things worth having in this world have worked while others idled, have persevered while others gave up in despair, have practiced early in life the valuable habits of self-denial, industry, and singleness of purpose. As a result, they enjoy in later life the success so often erroneously attributed to good luck.
It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.
Remove failure as an option.
What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.
The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.
The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.
If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.
The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.
If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.
Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.
Robert H. Schuller
The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.
Saudi Arabian Proverb
I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.
How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg ? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.
When I first met you, I was afraid to talk to you. When I talked to you, I was afraid to kiss you. When I kissed you, I was afraid to love you. Now that I love you, I'm afraid to lose you.
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
If not us, who, if not now, when ?
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Norman Vincent Peale
We are all born for love, it is the principle existence and it's only end.
And for an hour, for an hour, I'm the best actress in the world.
Bree Daniels, Klute (1971)
We only love truly once. It is the first time and succeeding passions are less uncontrolled.
What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.
The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.
To go fast, row slowly.
Norman Vincent Peale
First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.
We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.
Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , wisdom is humble that she knows no more.
Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.
I'm here to fight for truth, justice, and the american way.
Superman, Superman (1978)
It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.