Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.
The history of the world is but the biography of great men.
Let he him who would be moved to convince others, be first moved to convince himself.
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
The main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.
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To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.
You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.
William S. Burroughs
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.
You're tearing me apart !
Jim Stark, Rebel Without Cause (1955)
Don't fear, just live right.
Neal A. Maxwell
In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
The only abnormality is the incapacity to love.
The heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight. But they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.
Thomas S. Monson
Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.
There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.
General Douglas MacArthur
Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.
Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Do you like scary movies ?
Ghostface, Scream (1996)
Romanticism is not just a mode, it literally eats into every life. Women will never get rid of just waiting for the right man.
I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is often a step forward.
Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance.
I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.
I want it said of me by those who knew me best ; that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.
Life is a great story. It's just that sometimes we forget we are the author and can write it however we want.
John P. Strelecky
Where there is love there is life.
My definition of success is to live your life in a way that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain - and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel a lot more pleasure than they do pain.
I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.
John Davidson Rockefeller
Be of love a little more careful than of anything.
Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.
Robert H. Schuller
Positive anything is better than negative thinking.
Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.
No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.
Love is the greatest refreshment in life.
Motherhood qualified me to let the child within come out and play.
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.
Honor the ocean of love.
George de Benneville
God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.
It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.
The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.
John C. Maxwell
Sharing is the essence of teaching. It is, I have come to believe, the essence of civilizationWithout it, the imagination is but the echo of the self, trapped in a soundproof chamber, reverberating upon itself until it is spent in exhaustion or futility.
What comes from the heart, touches the heart.
I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.
Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.
Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.
Only those who are absolutely their true selves in this world can have pervading influence.
I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.
You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.
is a choice to focus one's being in a certain way, to bring one's faith, commitment, creativity, and love into coordination with a particular value and purpose.
The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.
Live your life and forget your age.
Norman Vincent Peale
You make me want to be a better man.
Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)
Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.
Martin Luther King Jr.
What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.
If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.
I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.
If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.
Our life is what it is as a result of how we think.
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
Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.
We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.
Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.
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
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes
God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.
Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.
Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.
Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)
People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals - that is, goals that do not inspire them.
Never spend your money before you have it.
No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.
In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.
For the first time in my life, people cheering for me. Were you deaf ? Didn't you hear 'em ? We're not hitchhiking any more. We're riding.
Michael Kelly, Champion (1949)
Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.
Norman Vincent Peale
Kindness is always fashionable.
America E. Barr
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.
Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.
Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.
Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.
Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.
Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.
Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.
No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.
Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
Most of the exercise I get is from standing and walking around laboratory tables all day. I derive more benefit and entertainment from this than some of my friends and competitors get from playing games like golf.
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
How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.
You know when you've read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend.
Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.
I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?
Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)
Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually.
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
They call it a "Royale with Cheese".
Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)
Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.
What the heart gives away is never gone. It is kept in the hearts of others.
Robin St. John
The only way to have a friend is to be one.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.