Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
Sometimes things become possible if we want them bad enough.
Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.
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O, there is nothing holier, in this life of ours, than the first consciousness of love, the first fluttering of its silken wings.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
We are ever free if we would only believe it, only have faith enough. You are the soul, free and eternal, ever free, ever blessed. Have faith enough and you will be free in a minute.
Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !
Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)
I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.
Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
If you're not sure where you're going, you'll probably end up somewhere else.
I never could have done without the habits of punctuality, order and diligence the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.
If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.
Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.
There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.
Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?
Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)
The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.
Thomas J. Watson
Mama, face it. I was the slut of all time.
Gloria Wandrous, Butterfield 8 (1932)
One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.
C. T. Davis
Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.
What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
You become what you think about.
Take heed : you do not find what you do not seek.
Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.
Dale E. Turner
Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.
The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.
For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been' .
John Greenleaf Whittier
Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.
The greatest sin is to think yourself weak.
We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.
Luciano De Crescenzo
After all is said and done, there is usually more said than done.
When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up
Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?
Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)
Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you'll help them to become what they are capable of becoming.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend.
When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.
Before we can forgive one another, we must understand one another
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
Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.
W. Clement Stone
Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.
Otomo No Yakamochi
Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.
Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.
Elementary, my dear Watson.
Sherlock Holmes, The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes (1939)
Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.
You are never a loser until you quit trying.
As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
I ain't so tough.
Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)
Ideas without action are worthless.
The reasonable man adapts himself to the world. The unreasonable man adapts the world to himself. All progress depends upon the unreasonable man.
George Bernard Shaw
Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.
The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.
Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.
Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration
Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.
He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.
Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!
Larry the Cable Guy
Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.
If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.
All paths lead nowhere, so it is important to choose a path that has heart.
That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I keep getting older, they stay the same age.
David Wooderson, Dazed And Confused (1993)
I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.
Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.
Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.
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
True love can not be found where it truly does not exist, Nor can it be hidden where it truly does.
The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.
William A. Ward
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.
Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.
Find and use your passion, and you'll have a great career. Don't do it, you won't. It's as simple as that.
Flops are a part of life's menu and I've never been a girl to miss out on any of the courses.
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.
Money without brains is always dangerous.
How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.
Love is a game that two can play and both win.
The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.
Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.
There are two ways of meeting difficulties you alter the difficulties, or you alter yourself to meet them.
Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.
Our minds are as different as our faces we are all traveling to one destination, happiness, but few are going by the same road.
Charles Caleb Colton
They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.
Failing to plan is planning to fail.
The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
Be afraid. Be very afraid.
Veronica Quaife, The Fly (1986)
Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.
If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost , that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.
Henry David Thoreau
He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.
We didn't land on plymouth rock. Plymouth rock landed on us !
Malcolm X, Malcolm X (1992)
Why should a man be moral ? Because this strengthens his will.
God is merciful to those whom he sees struggling heart and soul for realization. But remain idle, without any struggle, and you will see that his grace will never come.
Love is my religion, I could die for it.
Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.
I'll remember you, honey. You're the one that got away.
Hud Bannon, Hud (1963)
A small house will hold a hundred friends.
A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.
Fried Green Tomatoes
There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.
Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.
Philippians 4: 4-7
Love is the universal thirst for a communion not merely of the senses, but of our whole nature.
Percy Bysshe Shelley
As you live your values, your sense of identity, integrity, control, and inner-directedness will infuse you with both exhilaration and peace. You will define yourself from within, rather than by people's opinions or by comparisons to others.