You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.
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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.
It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.
Bring out the gimp.
Zed, Pulp Fiction (1994)
Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.
Robert M. Pirsig
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.
Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.
Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.
Julia H. Gulliver
Kids don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.
Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.
Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.
The ideas I stand for are not mine. I borrowed them from Socrates. I swiped them from Chesterfield. I stole them from Jesud. And I put them in a book. If you don't like their rules whose would you use ?
You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.
If you build it, he will come.
Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)
Love reminds you that nothing else matters.
Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.
Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , wisdom is humble that she knows no more.
It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.
William Carlos Williams
I'm king of the world !
Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)
Know what's weird? Day by day, nothing seems to change, but pretty soon, everything's different.
Calvin from Calvin and Hobbes
Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others, it is the only means.
Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.
Robert F. Kennedy
There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.
Leadership is a secret ingredient that goes into failure. But it's only kept a secret from the person who fails.
Never, never, never give up.
Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless.
There is no instinct like that of the heart.
The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.
The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.
Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.
Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.
Norman Vincent Peale
Knowledge work is all about how we use one another's time and attention. Given just minutes, good leaders can affect how we think, what we decide, and, ultimately, what we create.
No legacy is so rich as honesty.
I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.
Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
But I would be proud.
Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)
Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.
Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow ? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do ?
One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we can not practice any other virtue with consistency. We can't be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.
Wealth is the product of man's ability to think.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
Great men are not always wise.
The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is everything if you want to succeed in business or in anything else, for that matter.
Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.
Love asks me no questions, and gives me endless support.
We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Can you dig it ?
Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)
Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.
In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.
Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.
Henry Van Dyke
To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !
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.
You are today where your thoughts have brought
Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.
The person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.
John Stuart Mill
I feel like a tiny bird with a big song !
Jerry Van Amerongen
As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea, so different tendencies, various though they appear, crooked or straight, all lead to god.
Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.
One had to cram all this stuff into one's mind for the examinations, whether one liked it or not. This coercion had such a deterring effect on me that, after I had passed the final examination, I found the consideration of any scientific problems distasteful to me for an entire year.
Change your thoughts and you change your world.
Norman Vincent Peale
One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.
Motivation is like food for the brain. You can not get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular refills.
We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.
People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.
John C. Maxwell
To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.
Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.
A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.
Fried Green Tomatoes
Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on that 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.
The first duty of love is to listen.
Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.
George S. Patton
Be strong ! You talk of ghosts and devils. We are the living devils. The sign of life is strength and growth. The sign of death is weakness. Whatever is weak, avoid ! It is death. If it is strength, go down into hell and get hold of it ! There is salvation only for the brave. "None but the brave deserves the fair". None but the bravest deserves salvation.
You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.
Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)
Love is not blind. It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.
Don't sweat the small stuff.
Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god. For one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.
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.
Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.
Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)
Success leaves clues.
Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.
Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.
Romance is the fuel that keeps love burning hot.
Happiness can not be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.
Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor.
Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.
Sometimes your nearness takes my breath away , and all the things I want to say can find no voice. Then, in silence, I can only hope my eyes will speak my heart.
What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?
Robert H. Schuller
Just because something does n't do what you planned it to do in the first place doesn't mean it's useless.
All things are created twice. There's a mental or first creation, and a physical or second creation of all things. You have to make sure that the blueprint, the first creation, is really what you want, that you've thought everything through. Then you put it into bricks and mortar. Each day you go to the construction shed and pull out the blueprint to get marching orders for the day. You begin with the end in mind.
Results come from constantly applying what you know, not just knowing.
John P. Strelecky
Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?
Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)
Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.
The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.
Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.
Norman Vincent Peale
Fractures well cured make us more strong.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.
Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our equations. But to me our equations are far more important, for politics are only a matter of present concern. A mathematical equation stands forever.
Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.
Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.