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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.

Burundi Proverb

The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.

Zig Ziglar

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.

Henry Ford

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.

Helen Keller

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.

La Rochefoucauld

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.

Abraham Lincoln

Friendship is not born of words alone.

Armenian Proverb

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.

Swami Vivekananda

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.

Charles Buxton

Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.

Michael Johnson

Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.

Storm Jameson

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.

Bruce Lee

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire

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.

Brian Tracy

You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.

David Levesque

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.

Leo Buscaglia

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.

John Wooden

Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.

Jim Rohn

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.

Swami Vivekananda

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 ?'

Abraham Maslow

Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for ?

Robert Browning

But I would be proud.

Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)

Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.

Abraham Lincoln

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.

Pearl Bailey

Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.

Ashley Brilliant

We can do no great things. Only small things with great love.

Mother Teresa

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.

Dale Carnegie

People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.

George Allen

Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.

David Thomas

Love to faults is always blind. Always is to joy inclined, winged, and unconfined. And breaks all chains from every mind.

William Blake

Hi-Yo, Silver !

The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)

Go ahead, make my day.

Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)

Hope springs eternal.

Alexander Pope

It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.

Winston Churchill

If you love someone, set them free.


The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.

Anthony Robbins

Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.

Benjamin Disraeli

As if !

Cher Horwitz, Clueless (1995)

Never give in -- never, never, never, never.

Winston Churchill

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.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Earl Nightingale

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.

Edmund Burke

It's showtime !

Joe Gideon, All That Jazz (1979)

Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.

Brian Tracy

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

Elbert Hubbard

Don't wait for a funeral to pay a compliment. You may not make it in time.

Harvey Mackay

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.

Leo Buscaglia

Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.

Winston Churchill

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.

Albert Einstein

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.

Abraham Maslow

Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?

Benjamin Franklin

Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from weak minds.

Albert Einstein

Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.

Napolean Hill

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.

Colin Powell

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.

Abraham Lincoln

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.

Mark Twain

Recognize that transition has a characteristic shape.

William Bridges

When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make a lemonade.

Dale Carnegie

Our life is what our thoughts make it.

Marcus Aurelius

Cause Change & Lead. Accept Change & Survive. Resist Change & Die.

Ray Norda

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.

Napoleon Hill

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry Kaiser

Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.

Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)

I am not overly impressed by the great names and reputations of those who might be trying to beat me to an invention... . Its their 'ideas' that appeal to me.

Thomas Edison

Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.

Katie Lusk

We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.

Brian Andres

Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.

Thomas Dewar

Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.

Jean Anouilh

The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.

Thomas Jefferson

A good general not only sees the way to victory , he also knows when victory is impossible.


A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.

Horace Mann

Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.

Mother Teresa

We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?

Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)

Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.


When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.