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What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.
Henry Ward Beecher
Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.
Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.
Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.
Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)
A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.
God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.
The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with.
Eleanor Holmes Norton
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractionsthe little soon-forgotten charities of a kiss, a smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment in the disguise of a playful raillery, and the countless other infinitesimals of pleasurable thought and genial feeling.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.
John P. Strelecky
The intelligent man is one who has successfully fulfilled many accomplishments, and is still willing to learn more.
They call me Mister Tibbs !
Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)
Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.
The ancestor of every action is a thought.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.
I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.
Find the good -- and praise it.
A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.
Henry David Thoreau
Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love.
First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.
Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.
Service is the rent we pay to be living. It is the very purpose of life and not something you do in your spare time.
Marian Wright Edelman
Difficulties strengthen the mind, as well as labor does the body.
Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
They say you were shot in the tabloids.
Nora Charles, Nick Charles (1934)
Love that is true never grows old.
There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.
David Starr Jordan
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.
People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.
It is my principle that the will of the majority should always prevail.
Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.
Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.
In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.
Whatever it takes !
You must tolerate that which you can not change.
Love is the flower you've got to let grow.
Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.
For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.
William J. Bennett
What do you feel like doing tonight ?
Angie, Marty (1955)
I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.
Be who you are in every situation.
if one is unable to assert oneself, one is unable to participate in a genuine relationship.
I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
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.
Love is a game that two can play and both win.
Never stop learning. If you learn one new thing everyday, you will overcome 99% of your competition
No pain, No gain.
The battle is all over except the "shouting" when one knows what is wanted and has made up his mind to get it, whatever the price may be.
Good morning, Vietnam !
Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
Never say more than is necessary.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
We are all born for love, it is the principle existence and it's only end.
Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.
Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.
I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.
Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.
We are made for loving. If we don't love, we will be like plants without water.
All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.
To win without risk is to triumph without glory.
The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.
Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.
True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.
The heart that loves is always young.
It's always darkest before the dawn.
Whatever good things we build end up building us.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Norman Vincent Peale
In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.
Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.
The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.
Well, it's not the men in your life that counts, it's the life in your men.
Tira, I'm No Angel (1933)
You will never find time for anything. You must make it.
The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.
Never spend your money before you have it.
Without the human community one single human being cannot survive.
As you think in your heart, so shall you be.
Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.
When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.
The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.
You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.
Fortune favors the brave.
Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.
Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.
Martin Luther King Jr.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.
A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I know you are, but what am I ?
Pee-Wee Herman, Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (1985)
I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.
Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.
The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.
Tim Blixseth Bono
All condemnation of others really condemns ourselves. Adjust the microcosm which is in your power to do and the macrocosm will adjust itself for you.
Some things have to be believed to be seen.
Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.
Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.
In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.
At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.
Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up
Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.
The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.
Martin Luther King Jr.
It is the very essence of good leadership to give away all credit for positive achievement, to identify only team goals and always to refer to them as such.