In the court of basketball, there are no objections only rejections.
When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.
Why hesitate? Upon the plains of hesitation are the bleached bones of countless millions, who on the threshold of victory sat down to wait, and in waiting they died.
Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.
Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.
He who knows all the answers has not yet been asked all the questions.
You can not plough a field by turning it over in your mind.
In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.
Truth fears no questions.
Work is love made manifest.
The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.
Adversity introduces a man to himself.
Success consists of doing the common things of life uncommonly well.
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Where there is love there is no darkness.
The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.
To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.
Edward Bulwer Lytton
I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?
Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)
Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.
Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.
Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.
God doesn't make junk.
In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.
Friendship is not born of words alone.
If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished. Duty is to encourage everyone in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the truth.
Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.
Mark Victor Hansen
Love knows no bounds.
This is this.
Michael Vronsky, The Deer Hunter (1978)
You will never find time for anything. You must make it.
Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.
Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.
There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.
Narrator, The Naked City (1948)
Learning is definitely not mere imitation or the ability to accumulate and conform to fixed knowledge. Learning is a constant process of discovery and never a concluding one. In JKD we begin not by accumulation but by discovering the cause of our ignorance, and oftentimes this involves a shedding process. Truth will not come until we have come to understand personally the whole process of the working of our being. After all, ultimately, knowledge in martial art simply means self-knowledge, and JKD can become intelligible only in the vigorous and constant process of self-inquiry and self-discovery.
You complete me.
The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.
You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.
We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.
What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.
I am your father.
Darth Vader, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)
I'm an excellent driver.
Raymond Babbitt, Rain Man (1988)
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.
There is no remedy for love but to love more.
We must have friendship for all, we must be merciful toward those that are in misery, when people are happy, we ought to be happy, and to the wicked we must be indifferent. These attitudes will make the mind peaceful.
One can spend a lifetime assigning blame, find the cause 'out there' for all the troubles that exist. Contrast this with the 'responsible attitude' of confronting the situation, bad or good, and instead of asking, 'What caused the trouble ? Who was to blame ?' asking 'How can I handle this present situation to make the most of it ? What can I salvage here ?'
Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for ?
But I would be proud.
Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)
Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.
You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.
No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.
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)
The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.
Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.
We can do no great things. Only small things with great love.
Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?
Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)
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.
People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.
Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.
Love to faults is always blind. Always is to joy inclined, winged, and unconfined. And breaks all chains from every mind.
Hi-Yo, Silver !
The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)
Go ahead, make my day.
Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)
Hope springs eternal.
It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.
If you love someone, set them free.
The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.
Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.
As if !
Cher Horwitz, Clueless (1995)
Never give in -- never, never, never, never.
There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
All love that has not friendship for it's base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.
Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal
The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.
It's showtime !
Joe Gideon, All That Jazz (1979)
Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.
One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.
Don't wait for a funeral to pay a compliment. You may not make it in time.
The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise.
Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.
This isn't a dream ! This is really happening !
Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)
We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.
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.
Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?
Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from weak minds.
Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.
Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.
Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.
Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.
I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.
Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.
Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)
Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished by how much the old man had learned in 7 years.
Recognize that transition has a characteristic shape.
When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make a lemonade.