A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another.
L-I-V-E ! Live ! Otherwise, you got nothing to talk about in the locker room.
Maude, Harold And Maude (1971)
O Captain ! My Captain ! our fearful trip is done.
Every achiever I have ever met says, My life turned around when I began to believe in me.
Robert H. Schuller
Why is it that we spend so much of our time preparing for when we can do what we want, instead of just doing what we want right now.
John P. Strelecky
Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.
You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.
Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)
Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.
Do or do not, there is no try.
Yo, Adrian !
Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)
There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he doesn't mind who gets the credit.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.
There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.
It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
There are no perfect human beings ! My personal judgments are that no perfect human being is possible or even conceivable, but that human beings are far more improvable than most people believe.
What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.
The toughest part of getting to the top of the ladder, is getting through the crowd at the bottom.
Leadership is a secret ingredient that goes into failure. But it's only kept a secret from the person who fails.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as painted, or composed music or wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Good morning, Vietnam !
Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)
When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.
Our schools and are not teaching students to think. It is astonishing how many young people have difficulty in putting their brains definitely and systematically to work.
If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.
Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.
Richard L. Evans
But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.
You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.
Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.
Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it. I can take it in small doses, but as a lifestyle I find it too confining.
Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
It means a great deal to those who are oppressed to know that they are not alone. And never let anyone tell you that what you are doing is insignificant. Bishop
Obstacles are great incentives.
A way of life can not be successful so long as it is mere intellectual conviction. It must be deeply felt, deeply believed, dominant even in dreams.
Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.
Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy.
I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.
is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.
Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.
Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.
Something happened to me. It was the sweetest thing that ever could be. It was a fantasy a dream come true, it was the day I met you !
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.
What a dump.
Rosa Moline, Beyond The Forest (1949)
The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.
You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.
Charles F. Kettering
I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.
Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.
You do not lead by hitting people over the head -- that's assault, not leadership.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
I like to watch.
Chance, Being There (1979)
There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. That little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.
W. Clement Stone
Enjoy each step, for in every moment there is something to learn.
John P. Strelecky
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
The successful man is the average man, focused.
Without the human community one single human being cannot survive.
Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.
P.A.C. de Beaumarchais
People can't live with change if there's not a changeless core inside them. The key to the ability to change is a changeless sense of who you are, what you are about and what you value.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
To infinity and beyond !
Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)
If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse
It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.
The real leader has no need to lead, he is content to point the way.
Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.
I think therefore I am
Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness , it is generally the by- product of other activities.
Men like my father cannot die. They are with me still - - real in memory as they were in flesh, loving and beloved forever. How green was my valley then.
Huw Morgan, How Green Was My Valley (1941)
What is life without the radiance of love.
Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.
He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.
Some people enter our lives and leave almost instantly. Others stay, and forge such an impression on our heart and soul, we are changed forever.
Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal
People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.
No limits are set to the ascent of man, and to each and everyone the highest stands open. Here it is only your personal choice that decides.
You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do.
One does evil enough when one does nothing good.
Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.
There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.
William George Jordan
Forget about it.
Donnie Brasco, Donnie Brasco (1997)
The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel, its poverty by how little.
W. R. Inge
In Heaven the economy is run by the Germans, the French do the cooking, and the police are English. In Hell the economy is run by the French, the English do the cooking, and the police are German.
It takes a whole village to raise a child.
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it.
It isn't hard to be good from time to time in sports. What's tough is being good every day.
The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.
Life is the first gift, love is the second.
The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success.
Henry Ward Beecher
Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes
Of course it's the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.
The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck.
The more you venture to live greatly, the more you will find within you what it takes to get on top of things and stay there.
Norman Vincent Peale
People who worked with me or knew me still called me the 'world's fastest human' because I almost never stopped. I'd found that I could get more done with no regular job or regular hours at all, but by being on my own, flying to speak here, help with a public relations campaign for some client there, tape my regular jazz radio show one morning at 5:00 a.m. before leaving on a plane for another city or another continent three hours later to preside over a major sporting event.
It's showtime !
Joe Gideon, All That Jazz (1979)
Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr
In order to grasp the reality, we must see the possibilities. In the present, a formulation of the possibilities is the area in which I gain uncertainty concerning what I decide, without a vision of the possibilities, I act blindly, only a knowledge of the possibilities enables me to know what I am actually doing.