Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.
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Chance is the fool's name for fate.
Guy Holden, The Gay Divorcee (1934)
Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.
Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged , practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge.
Love is friendship set to music
E. Joseph Cossman
Love can be understood only from the inside, as a language can be understood only by someone who speaks it, as a world can be understood only by someone who lives in it.
Robert C. Solomon
Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!
Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
Anonymity is your friend. Hmmm.. If someone adds an item to this list without knowing who "Larry" is... Is this still a list of Larryisms?
I believe that it is better to learn from the diverse people around us than to try in vain to emulate them, better to be a teacher than a role model. As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.
I want to know God's thoughts ; the rest are details.
We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
This is the first day, of the rest of your life.
The world belongs to the energetic.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
To love is to place our happiness in the happiness of another.
Gottfried Wilhem Von Leibniz
Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.
It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.
Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)
We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.
Saint Bernard of Clairvaux
Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
I am quite correctly described as 'more of a sponge than an inventor'.
We imagine that our mind in a mirror, that it is more or less accurately reflecting what is happening outside us. On the contrary, our mind itself is the principal element of creation. The world, while I am perceiving it, is being incessantly created for myself in time and space.
Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.
Misfortunes, untoward events, lay open, disclose the skill of a general, while success conceals his weakness, his weak points.
Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you ?
Benjamin Braddock, The Graduate (1967)
Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.
You can not do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.
One of the strongest motives that lead men to art and science is escape from everyday life with its painful crudity and hopeless dreariness, from the fetters of one's own ever-shifting desires. A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought.
Great men are not always wise.
It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.
Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)
Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.
Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell'em, Certainly I can ! - and get busy and find out how to do it
What a dump.
Rosa Moline, Beyond The Forest (1949)
Failure doesn't mean you are a failure, it just means you haven't succeeded yet.
Robert H. Schuller
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.
Give me a whisky, ginger ale on the side. And don't be stingy, baby.
Anna Christie, Anna Christie (1930)
The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.
When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.
I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.
The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.
A ship in harbor is safe -- but that is not what ships are for.
John A. Shedd
Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.
No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.
We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.
You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.
Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.
I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.
Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter can not understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.
People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.
Life is but a moment, death also is but another.
Robert H. Schuller
Don't argue for other people's weaknesses. Don't argue for your own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it -- immediately.
Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.
Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.
I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.
If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.
From what we get, we can make a living, what we give, however makes a life.
Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary listener does not hear. quotes
There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.
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.
A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.
Look back on times of adversity with hope for the future, not regret for the past. Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.
I'm king of the world !
Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
The reason most people never reach their goals is that they don't define them, learn about them, or even seriously consider them as believable or achievable. Winners can tell you where they are going, what they plan to do along the way, and who will be sharing the adventure with them.
A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it.
As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.
If a man does only what is required of him, he is a slave. If a man does more than is required of him, he is a free man.
Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.
If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always gotten.
I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.
George S. Patton
Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.
People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.
Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work
Adventure is worthwhile.
Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.
Ursula K. Le Guin
Honesty characterizes the person and enables him to create an identity, to communicate a real presence, and to establish authentic bonds with others. The individual increasingly comes to know who he is through the stand he takes when he expresses his ideas, values, beliefs, and convictions, and through the declaration and ownership of his feelings.
Came but for friendship, and took away love.
Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.
Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.
A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.
Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.
You had me at "hello".
Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire (1996)
Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.
Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.
W. Clement Stone
Adversity is wont to reveal genius, prosperity to hide it.
The leader has a clear idea of what he wants to do -- professionally and personally -- and the strength to persist in the face of setbacks, even failures.
Warren G. Bennis
The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.
Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?
Some say you have to use your five best players, but I found out you win with the five that fit together best as a team
Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.
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
You're tearing me apart !
Jim Stark, Rebel Without Cause (1955)
A bold onset is half the battle.
We are stripped of every attribute of freedom and eligibility for legal self defence. Our property may be plundered before our eyes, violence may be committed on our persons, even our lives may be taken away, and there is none to regard our complaints. We are denationalized; we are disfranchised.
Chief John Ross
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.