The death of fear is in doing what you fear to do.
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You're so money, and you don't even know it.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.
Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.
I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.
Nothing is worth more than this day.
Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe
When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.
When Harry Met Sally
Kids don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.
Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.
Smile ! and the world will smile with you !
There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.
David Starr Jordan
Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.
Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.
To succeed... you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
Nothing happens unless first we dream.
This isn't a dream ! This is really happening !
Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)
Love as much as you can from wherever you are.
No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.
There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts : what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.
If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.
We have a problem. ''Congratulations. '' But it's a tough problem. ''Then double congratulations. ''
W. Clement Stone
Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.
The good physician treats the disease, the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.
There is always room for those who can be relied upon to delivery the goods when they say they will.
To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.
There are no mistakes, save one, the failure to learn from a mistake.
Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !
Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)
If one has to submit, it is wasteful not to do so with the best grace possible.
Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.
It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.
Equations are more important to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something for eternity.
What hump ?
Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)
Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !
Gold Hat, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)
It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.
All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -
Life is a do-it yourself project.
If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.
Henry David Thoreau
Never stop learning. If you learn one new thing everyday, you will overcome 99% of your competition
Find the good -- and praise it.
Someday, man will harness the rise and fall of the tides, imprison the power of the sun, and release atomic power.
All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind, the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.
The successful man is the average man, focused.
The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.
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
An Indian's dress of deer skins, which is wet a hundred times upon his back, dries soft; and his lodge also, which stands in the rains, and even through the severity of winter, is taken down as soft and as clean as when it was first put up.
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.
Fortune favors the brave.
If you can't do it today, what makes you think you can do it tomorrow.
Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love.
Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.
Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.
I'll be taking these huggies and whatever cash you got.
H. I. McDunnough, Raising Arizona (1987)
The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.
One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.
Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living.
Be strong ! You talk of ghosts and devils. We are the living devils. The sign of life is strength and growth. The sign of death is weakness. Whatever is weak, avoid ! It is death. If it is strength, go down into hell and get hold of it ! There is salvation only for the brave. "None but the brave deserves the fair". None but the bravest deserves salvation.
Success is the proper utilization of failure.
The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.
He who stops being better stops being good.
I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.
Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)
Let he him who would be moved to convince others, be first moved to convince himself.
If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.
The more we grow in love, virtue and holiness, the more we see love, virtue and holiness outside.
If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.
The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)
Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.
Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.
A lawyer dies and goes to hell. The devil says he'll make a deal with him. He can go to heaven if he gives up the souls of his wife and two kids. 'Sure' says the lawyer, 'but what's the catch ? '
If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.
We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only
Fear is the parent of cruelty.
The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.
Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.
When I was a young man, I found out that if you hurt somebody, they'll leave you alone. When I tried to leave everybody alone and just do my own thing, everybody just wanted to hurt me. Until one day I just decided, well, I've had enough of this picking. And there were like six young men still figuring they were going to mess with my head. And we went to war. To their surprise, I was no longer taking the beating, I was giving it.
Every leader needs to have experienced and grown through following -- learning to be dedicated, observant, capable of working with and learning from others, never servile, always truthful. Having located these qualities in himself, he can encourage them in others.
Warren G. Bennis
Gort ! Klaatu barada nikto !
Helen Benson, The Day The Earth Stood Still (1951)
High expectations are the key to everything.
It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.
There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.
I have realized god sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see god in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.
I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed We hold these truths to be self-evident , that all men are created equal.
Martin Luther King Jr.
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.
Blanche Dubois, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
He who has hope has everything.
You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you do not try.
Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.
You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.
An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.
Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?
When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster.
Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.
To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.
Daniel Monroe Tuttle
Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.
Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.
Our attitude toward life determines life's attitude towards us.