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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Laughter is the best medicine.
Build a dream and the dream will build you.
Robert H. Schuller
One sure-fire way to stay creative force yourself to learn something new.
To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.
Except and expect positive things and that is what you will receive.
The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.
Love does not conquer all things, but it does set all things right.
Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.
Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.
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
Was there ever a more horrible blasphemy than the statement that all the knowledge of god is confined to this or that book ? How dare men call god infinite, and yet try to compress him within the covers of a little book !
Let not a man guard his dignity, but let his dignity guard him.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.
Maximus, Gladiator (2000)
Love is a thing, well, it's kind of like quicksand. The more you are in it, the deeper you sink. And when it hits you, you've just got to fall.
Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.
Believe that the loose ball that you are chasing has your name on it.
I think it pisses god off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it.
Shug, The Color Purple (1985)
Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.
To succeed... you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.
There's no crying in baseball !
Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)
A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.
The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.
Life is the flower for which love is the honey.
In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.
If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.
A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.
Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.
If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.
Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.
It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.
Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.
A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards.
My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.
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
Every artist was first an amateur.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
True love is when your heart and your mind are saying the same thing.
Leanna L. Bartram
All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.
What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.
Fried Green Tomatoes
I'm willing when time permits to honestly express or to open myself to you, to act as a sort of sign pole for a traveler.
Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.
First, believe in the world - that there is meaning behind everything.
To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.
It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.
Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own mind.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.
And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.
It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.
Nuptial love makes mankind, friendly love perfects it, but wanton love corrupts and debases it.
We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.
Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.
But inaction itself is a kind of action, and it has consequences. Consistently and absolutely maintained, inaction would necessarily lead to swift ruin , it would be a form of suicide. A refusal to enter into the world is a refusal to meet the challenge of reality which darkly demands that I dare and find out what will happen. In my situation I bear responsibility for what occurs because I do not intervene , if I can do something and I don't do it, I am guilty of the consequences of my inaction.
Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.
Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)
But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !
Paula, Gaslight (1940)
The key to truth is the next deed, and this key opens the door if one does what one has to do in such a way that the meaning of the action here finds its fulfillment. Thus truth in the world of man is not to be found as the content of knowledge, but only as human existence. One does not express it, one does not perceive it, but one lives it, and receives it as life.
The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.
God, Oh God (1977)
It's nice to be the best, but not when being the best brings out the worst in you.
This is this.
Michael Vronsky, The Deer Hunter (1978)
When you wholeheartedly adopt a 'with all your heart' attitude and go all out with the positive principle, you can do incredible things.
Norman Vincent Peale
Victory belongs to the most persevering.
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.
Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.
Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.
Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.
You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.
To my big brother George, the richest man in town !
Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.
As physicians, we are invited into the most intimate chambers of our patients’ lives. We
should acknowledge that unfettered trust with dignity, deference, and respect. For a physician,
caring for patients is not only a duty; it is a privilege. Alleviating pain and restoring
health for another human being can induce an exhilaration few others experience in their
Michael E. DeBakey
Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.
I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.
Henry Ward Beecher
Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.
People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.
Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.
We will find only what we look for, nothing more and nothing less.
Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.
Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.
You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.
The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.
J. Robert Oppenheimer
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.
We're on a mission from God.
Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)
Flowing blood is proof that you're alive, if it's for the sake of those you love
And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.
Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only
Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.
Robert Louis Stevenson
True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
If I know what love is, it is because of you.
Look, Daddy. Teacher says, Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.
Zuzu Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)
Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.
Seek first to understand, then be understood
A coward gets scared and quits. A hero gets scared, but still goes on.
There may be peace without joy, and joy without peace, but the two combined make happiness
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
A chain is as strong as its weakest link.
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.
What we can or can not do, what we consider possible or impossible, is rarely a function of our true capability. It is more likely a function of our beliefs about who we are.
On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.
If you can dream it, then you can achieve it. You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want.
The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature.