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Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.
Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.
It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.
I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.
Now he has departed from this strange world a little ahead of me. That means nothing. People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.
Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.
Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)
If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.
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.
What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.
In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.
It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.
If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up.
Norman Vincent Peale
Private victories precede public victories. You can't invert that process any more than you can harvest a crop before you plant it.
When god closes a door, he opens a window.
It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you often get it.
W. Somerset Manghan
Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.
May you live all the days of your life.
One of the things I keep learning is that the secret of being happy is doing things for other people.
I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.
Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)
No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.
Greg Henry Quinn
If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.
What is tolerance ? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error , let us pardon reciprocally each other's folly - that is the first law of nature.
I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.
Procrastination is the thief of time.
What really matters is what you do with what you have.
If you want to reach a goal, you must see the reaching in your own mind before you actually arrive at your goal.
Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.
The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.
Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.
Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.
Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, you can achieve.
Mary Kay Ash
Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.
The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.
A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.
Henry David Thoreau
Success is never wondering what if.
Love is like war, easy to begin but hard to end.
Above all, beware of compromises. Hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others fads through the greed of getting supporters. Your atman is the support of the universe - whose support do you stand in need of ?
My fathers planted for me, and I planted for my children.
I maintained my edge by always being a student, you will always have something new to learn.
Jackie Joyner Kersee
The oneness of human beings is the basic ethical thread that holds us together.
Trent, Swingers (1996)
Have you checked the children lately ?
Curt Duncan, When A Stranger Calls (1979)
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.
Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.
I become a waterwheel, turning and tasting you, as long as water moves.
Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.
The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.
In love beggar and king are equal.
Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us most. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It's not just in some of us, it's in all of us. And when we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.
As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.
Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)
Nature does nothing uselessly.
In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired.
Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary listener does not hear. quotes
I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.
Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.
John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)
Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.
To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.
Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.
Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.
Today is the first day of the rest of your life.
One drink's too many, and a hundred's not enough.
Bartender Nat, The Lost Weekend (1945)
Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.
Live life with passion.
The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while Nature cures the disease
Failure doesn't mean you are a failure, it just means you haven't succeeded yet.
Robert H. Schuller
The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.
Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only
I am not a toy. I am a spork !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
This isn't a dream ! This is really happening !
Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)
The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Open your ears before you open your mouth, it may surprise your eyes !
There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.
The good physician treats the disease, the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.
Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.
I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it.
The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If you can dream it, you can do it.
There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.
You sing-a high.
Baravelli, Connie Bailey (1932)
Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.
Hey, lady !
Herbert H. Heebert, The Ladies Man (1961)
Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.
Love is a daily, mutual exchange of value.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.
The power of imagination makes us infinite.
We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.
You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.
Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.
Never discourage anyonewho continually makes progress, no matter how slow.
Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.
Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !
Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)
There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.
Would you like to play a game ?
Joshua The Computer, Wargames (1983)
The only disability in life is a bad attitude.
The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.
Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.