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Opportunities multiply as they are seized.

Sun Tzu

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Misfortunes often sharpen the genius.

Ovid

They call it a "Royale with Cheese".

Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)

How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.

Unknown

Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression, in order that every man present his views without penalty, there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.

Albert Einstein

L-I-V-E ! Live ! Otherwise, you got nothing to talk about in the locker room.

Maude, Harold And Maude (1971)

Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.

Marianne Williamson

If you're not sure where you're going, you'll probably end up somewhere else.

Anonymous

The course of true love never did run smooth.

Shakespeare

This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.

Chuck Sigars

With my brains and your looks, we could go places.

Frank Chambers, The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)

Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.

William George Jordan

I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.

Thomas Edison

Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.

John Davidson Rockefeller

Sooner or later the truth comes to light.

Dutch Proverb

Love in its essence is spiritual fire.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.

Mary Baker Eddy

Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.

Duffy, Chinatown (1974)

Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.

Susan Taylor

Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is the level-headed man, the calm man, of good judgment and cool nerves, of great sympathy and love, who does good work and so does good to himself.

Swami Vivekananda

Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor.

John Milton

No man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself.

Dennis Waitley

Science without religion is lame. Religion without science is blind.

Albert Einstein

To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.

Charles A. Lindbergh

Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.

Confucius

It is love that makes the impossible possible.

Indian Proverb

Who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one.

Japanese Proverb

Play for more than you can afford to lose and you will learn the game.

Winston Churchill

All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.

William James

Nothing is more validating and affirming than feeling understood. And the moment a person begins feeling understood, that person becomes far more open to influence and change.

Stephen Covey

Don't knock masturbation. It's sex with someone I love.

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.

Robert Half

Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A Native American grandfather was talking to his grandson about how he felt. He said, 'I feel as if I have two wolves fighting in my heart. One wolf is the vengeful, violent one, the other wolf is the loving compassionate one.' The grandson asked him, 'Which wolf will win the fight in your heart?' The grandfather answered, 'The one I feed.'

Blackhawk

We tend to live up to our expectations.

Earl Nightingale

Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.

Guillaume Apollinaire

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.

Albert Einstein

Success often comes to those who dare to act. It seldom goes to the timid who are ever afraid of the consequences.

Jawaharlal Nehru

Mama, face it. I was the slut of all time.

Gloria Wandrous, Butterfield 8 (1932)

To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.

Francois Mauriac

Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.

William Shakespeare

If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.

Unknown

Feel nothing, know nothing, do nothing, have nothing, give up all to god, and say utterly, 'Thy will be done'. We only dream this bondage. Wake up and let it go.

Swami Vivekananda

We are born in relationship, we are wounded in relationship, and we can be healed in relationship.

Harville Hendrix

Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.

Harvey Mackay

The secret of education lies in respecting the student.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I think we deserve a break.

Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)

Money without brains is always dangerous.

Napoleon Hill

A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.

Anonymous

Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.

Stephen Covey

What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.

Proverb

Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.

John Donne

The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.

Anonymous

Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.

Dale Carnegie

The hottest love has the coldest end.

Socrates

I like to watch.

Chance, Being There (1979)

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.

Norman Vincent Peale

The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.

Galatians 514

Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

None are homely who smile.

Robert Half

A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle

Gloria Steinhem

It's not enough that we do our best, sometimes we have to do what's required.

Winston Churchill

I have a head for business and a bod for sin.

Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)

Success in the affairs of life often serves to hide one's abilities, whereas adversity frequently gives one an opportunity to discover them.

Horace

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

A short saying often contains much wisdom.

Sophocles

Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless.

Tim Blixseth

The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl Buck

Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.

Robert H. Schuller

That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I keep getting older, they stay the same age.

David Wooderson, Dazed And Confused (1993)

I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.

Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)

A man builds a fine house ; and now he has a master, and a task for life ; he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A ruler should be slow to punish and swift to reward.

Ovid

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

Helen Keller

It is the patient building of character, the intense struggle to realize the truth, which alone will tell in the future of humanity.

Swami Vivekananda

Love is perfect kindness

Joseph Campbell

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.

Albert Einstein

I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.

John Davidson Rockefeller

Strike while the iron is hot.

Proverb

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Without the human community one single human being cannot survive.

Dalai Lama

Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.

Harvey Mackay

An Arabian proverb says there are four sorts of men: He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool, shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple, teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep--wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise, follow him.

Isabel Burton

Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.

J. Petit Senn

Just because something does n't do what you planned it to do in the first place doesn't mean it's useless.

Thomas Edison

Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.

Earl Nightingale

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.

George Catlin

Action without study is fatal. Study without action is fatal. Mary Beard Actions speak louder than words.

English Proverb

Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.

Charles Reade

You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

Anonymous

In addition to self-awareness, imagination, and conscience, it is the fourth human endowment -- independent will -- that really makes effective self-management possible. It is the ability to make decisions and choices and to act in accordance with them. It is the ability to act rather than to be acted upon, to proactively carry out the program we have developed through the other three endowments. Empowerment comes from learning how to use this great endowment in the decisions we make every day.

Stephen Covey

Love is not love until love's vulnerable.

Theodore Roethke

Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , wisdom is humble that she knows no more.

William Cowper

A Crow is known wherever he is met by his beautiful white dress, and his tall and elegant figure. The greater part of the men being six feet high.

George Catlin

If not us, who, if not now, when ?

Unknown

Don't ask yourself what the world needs , ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.

Harold Whitman

I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

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.

Leo Rosten