Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
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The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.
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
We have not yet begun to fight.
John Paul Jones
Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes -- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds' --can you help others do the same.
Whatever good things we build end up building us.
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
Put off for one day and ten days will pass by.
In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.
You do not pay the price of success, you enjoy the price of success.
Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?
Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)
Curse ruthless time ! Curse our mortality. How cruelly short is the allotted span for all we must cram into it.
Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.
Kindness is always fashionable.
America E. Barr
Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.
There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.
The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.
William Curry Theodore
My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If there is a will, there is a way.
You know, maybe I was wrong and luck is like love. You have to go all the way to find it.
Jeff Bailey, Out Of The Past (1947)
Love knows no bounds.
Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.
You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.
The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.
If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?
God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.
What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.
You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.
Live your dreams.
Throughout the centuries there have been men who took the first steps down new roads armed with nothing but their own vision.
Don't wait for a funeral to pay a compliment. You may not make it in time.
I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.
Henry David Thoreau
Romance is the fuel that keeps love burning hot.
This is as true in everyday life as it is in battle we are given one life and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act, and in acting, to live.
General Omar Bradley
No matter what I ever do or say, Heathcliff, this is me, now, standing on this hill with you. This is me, forever.
Cathy, Wuthering Heights (1939)
Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.
Don't mess with the bull, young man. You'll get the horns !
Principal Richard Vernon, The Breakfast Club (1985)
Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.
I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.
City of Angels
He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.
Equations are more important to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something for eternity.
If I am pressed to say why I loved him, I feel it can only be explained by replying. Because it was he, because it was me.
The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.
In love beggar and king are equal.
The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.
Dale E. Turner
The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.
Norman Vincent Peale
The price of greatness is responsibility.
Get away from her, you bitch !
Ripley, Aliens (1986)
Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it
I'll meet you at the place near the thing where we went that time.
Aaron Altman, Broadcast News (1987)
Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it.
Necessity is the mother of invention.
The harder I work, the luckier I get.
Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy.
No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility.
Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.
Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !
In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.
Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)
Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.
Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.
Rainer Maria Rilke
Love works in miracles every day, such as weakening the strong, and stretching the weak , making fools of the wise, and wise men of fools , favoring the passions, destroying reason, and in a word, turning everything topsy-turvy.
Marguerite De Valois
Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.
I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.
Vito Corleone, The Godfather (1972)
You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?
Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)
A woman who is loved always has success.
If you mean to profit, learn to please.
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.
Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.
The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.
Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.
Thich Nhat Hanh
The only gift is a portion of thyself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Money without brains is always dangerous.
To my big brother George, the richest man in town !
Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
I've looked around enough to know that you're the one I want to go through time with.
By doing well the duty which is nearest to us, the duty which is in our hands, we make ourselves stronger.
Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.
The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
Norman Vincent Peale
Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.
The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.
It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.
Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.
Karl A. Menninger
Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.
The point is that you can't be too greedy.
The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
The greatest thing you'll ever learn is to love and be loved in return.
Be the best that you can be.
Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.
George F. Will
Only by contending with challenges that seem to be beyond your strength to handle at the moment you can grow more surely toward the stars.
The buck stops here.
Familiar acts are beautiful through love.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
I arise from dreams of thee in the first sweet sleep of night, when the winds are breathing low, and the stars are shining bright.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
Do it now !
A heart as soft, a heart as kind, a heart as sound and free as in the whole world thou canst find that heart I'll give to thee.
Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.
One cannot think crooked and walk straight.
It is only when we die each day to all that is old that there can be the new.
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.