Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !
Listen, I have an update from Taako Central. I've updated my list of people I trust and things I believe to no one and nothing ! Not a joke, I don't trust you, half-pint, I don't trust Jeff from Today's Special, I don't trust Barold whatever-his-name - nobody, I trust nobody.
Is it just me or is the grim reaper a straight-up hottie ?
It's like, I became such a good person, I almost forgot... I'm a world class liar, baby !
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Living, love and death are one thing, not divisive, not separated, not divorced, not in the field of time but it is completely a living, moving thing, indivisible. And that is immortal.
When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.
Alexander Graham Bell
Happiness is a state of activity.
Live out of your imagination, not your history.
Love thy neighbour as thyself.
Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.
A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.
Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.
It is the patient building of character, the intense struggle to realize the truth, which alone will tell in the future of humanity.
Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.
Do you want a leg or a breast ?
Frances Stevens, To Catch A Thief (1955)
The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.
I didn't have time to hire half my coaching staff. I didn't know any of the players by sight, but somehow we got through spring ball with the help of a couple of graduate assistants.
It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.
Robert H. Schuller
Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.
What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.
But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.
A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
Talkers are no good doers.
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.
"Every achiever I have ever met says, 'My life turned around when I began to believe in me.'"
The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.
You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.
Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)
We'll always have Paris.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?
Henry David Thoreau
Sometimes you gotta say, What the fuck.
Miles, Risky Business (1983)
Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.
I always try to turn my personal struggles into something helpful for others.
It is only when we die each day to all that is old that there can be the new.
To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.
A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.
John P. Strelecky
Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.
Janet Erskine Stuart
Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William Arthur Ward
You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.
Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)
I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.
Blanche Dubois, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.
The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.
In love beggar and king are equal.
If you judge people, you have no time to love them.
The unexamined life is not worth living.
Change does not change tradition. It strengthens it. Change is a challenge and an opportunity, not a threat. Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.
Henry Steele Commager
Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.
When you arrive at your future, will you blame your past ?
To infinity and beyond !
Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)
The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Where there is a will, there is a way.
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
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.
He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Where there is no vision, the people perish.
Get away from her, you bitch !
Ripley, Aliens (1986)
Character is higher than intellect... A great soul will be strong to live, as well as to think.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Never give in -- never, never, never, never.
Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.
It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.
My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.
The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.
If not us, who, if not now, when ?
If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.
Norman Vincent Peale
Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.
How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.
Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success.
Henry Ward Beecher
Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.
Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?
Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.
Christian Nestell Bovee
Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.
Seek first to understand, then to be understood.
We only love truly once. It is the first time and succeeding passions are less uncontrolled.
Never seek to tell thy love. Love that never told can be, for the gentle wind does move silently, invisibly.
After all, tomorrow is another day !
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
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.
We have got to have a dream if we are going to make a dream come true.
I feel I have this great creative and spiritual force within me that is greater than faith, greater than ambition, greater than confidence, greater than determination, greater than vision. It is all these combined. Whether it is a godhead or not, I feel this great force, this untapped power, this dynamic something within me. This feeling defies description, and there is no experience with which this feeling may be compared. It is something like a strong emotion mixed with faith, but a lot stronger.
God gives us our relatives - thank God we can choose our friends.
Ethel Watts Mumford
Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.
Abigail Van Buren
Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
Robert F. Kennedy
Look, Daddy. Teacher says, Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.
Zuzu Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.
If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.
Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.
Alfred North Whitehead
Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.
Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.
Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Not many people are willing to give failure a second opportunity. They fail once and it is all over. The bitter pill of failure is often more than most people can handle. If you are willing to accept failure and learn from it, if you are willing to consider failure as a blessing in disguise and bounce back, you have got the essential of harnessing one of the most powerful success forces.
What we've got here is failure to communicate.
Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)
It is love that makes the impossible possible.
Friendship often ends in love, but love in friendship - never.
Charles Caleb Colton
Luck is when opportunity knocks, and you answer.
How do I look ?
Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)
Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.
We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.
Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.