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.
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Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.
Flowing blood is proof that you're alive, if it's for the sake of those you love
It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.
Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.
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 ?
Men spend their lives in anticipations, in determining to be vastly happy at some period when they have time. But the present time has one advantage over every otherit is our own. Past opportunities are gone, future have not come. We may lay in a stock of pleasures, as we would lay in a stock of wine , but if we defer the tasting of them too long, we shall find that both are soured by age.
Charles Caleb Colton
Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.
If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.
Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.
For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.
Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.
If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children.
Little strokes fell great oaks.
One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.
Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
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.
The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.
It's not enough that we do our best, sometimes we have to do what's required.
When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.
Where there is great love, there are always wishes.
Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.
Margo Channing, All About Eve (1950)
It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.
Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.
Love as much as you can from wherever you are.
It has been my philosophy of life that difficulties vanish when faced boldly.
Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.
Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only
I have not failed. I've just found ways that don't work
William Ernest Henley
We have a responsibility in our time, as others have had in theirs, not to be prisoners of history but to shape history, a responsibility to fill the role of path-finder, and to build with others a global network of purpose and law.
Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.
Oliver Wendell Holmes
He who dares nothing need hope for nothing.
A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties. No religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.
Some minds are like concrete, all mixed up and permanently set.
Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.
I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.
Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.
To be able to say how much love, is love but little.
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.
The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.
A life lived in fear is a life half lived.
They call it a "Royale with Cheese".
Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)
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
You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.
For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice. No paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.
Snap out of it !
Loretta Castorini, Moonstruck (1987)
Rough spots sharpen our performance. And more often than not, obstacles can be turned into advantages. You just can't let your disappointment get in the way.
Michael, we're bigger than U.S. Steel.
Hyman Roth, The Godfather: Part II (1974)
Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Slow but steady wins the race.
Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.
People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.
Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled.
Henry David Thoreau
Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.
Barbara De Angelis
There is no education like adversity.
To go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see every day, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.
Theodore H. White
You have to decide what your highest priorities are and have the courage -- pleasantly, smilingly, non-apologetically -- to say 'no' to other things. And the way you do that is by having a bigger 'yes' burning inside. The enemy of the 'best' is often the 'good. '
The outer forms of our lives can change in an instant, but the inner reorientation that brings us back into a vital relation to people and activity takes time.
I become a waterwheel, turning and tasting you, as long as water moves.
Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.
Robert H. Schuller
Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.
We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.
It is never too late to be what you might have been.
I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told.
I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !
The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)
If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x ; y is play ; and z is keeping your mouth shut.
There are no secrets to success it is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.
Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.
There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.
Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go, the sooner the better.
It is what you learn after you know it all that counts.
Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.
Robert H. Schuller
Count your blessings.
Your talent is god's gift to you.
Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.
He who has hope has everything.
Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.
I don't like your manners.
Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)
We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.
When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.
Norman Vincent Peale
An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.
Martin Luther King Jr.
Stella ! Hey, Stella !
Stanley Kowalski, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)
What the heart gives away is never gone. It is kept in the hearts of others.
Robin St. John
Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.
Thomas Henry Huxley
Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.
Stephen R. Covey
You create your reality.
There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.
Spoken about by, radio announcer and good friend : never let a day go by that he didn't learn something new and, in turn pass it on to others. It was his consuming passion.
I never perfected an invention that I did not think about in terms of the service it might give others. I find out what the world needs, then I proceed to invent.
The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.
Norman Vincent Peale
Who, being loved, is poor ?
As a man thinketh in his heart so is he.
Money without brains is always dangerous.
You are what you think about all day long.
Personal leadership is not a singular experience. It is, rather, the ongoing process of keeping your vision and values before you and aligning your life to be congruent with those most important things.
Ineffective people live day after day with unused potential. They experience synergy only in small, peripheral ways in their lives. But creative experiences can be produced regularly, consistently, almost daily in people's lives. It requires enormous personal security and openness and a spirit of adventure.
Attitude determines altitude.
The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.