As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea, so different tendencies, various though they appear, crooked or straight, all lead to god.
Make the second effort your second nature.
The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.
Maharishi Mahesh Yogi
Funny like I'm a clown ? I amuse you ?
Tommy De Vito, Goodfellas (1990)
"Every achiever I have ever met says, 'My life turned around when I began to believe in me.'"
Come out, come out, wherever you are !
Max Cady, Cape Fear (1991)
Our first journey is to find that special place for us.
The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.
Saudi Arabian Proverb
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.
Love, by its very nature, is unworldly, and it is for this reason rather than its rarity that it is not only apolitical but anti-political, perhaps the most powerful of all anti-political human forces.
Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.
I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.
You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
What's another word for thesaurus ?
It's good to be the king !
Louis XVI, History Of The World (1981)
I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?
Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)
A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.
No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.
That is a lesson for all life - face the terrible, face it boldly. Like the monkeys, the hardships of life fall back when we cease to flee before them.
The harder I work, the luckier I get.
I never could have done without the habits of punctuality, order and diligence the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.
Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.
If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.
The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.
A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.
Anything in life worth having is worth working for.
Authentic leaders have absorbed the fundamental fact of existence -- that you can't get around life's inherent contradictions. The leadership mind is spacious. It has ample room for the ambiguities of the world, for conflicting feelings, and for contradictory ideas. I believe that the central leadership attribute is the ability to manage polarity.
Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.
Edgar Allan Poe
Marcel Marceau, Silent Movie (1976)
But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.
I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among my people the greatest asset I possess, and the way to develop the best in a person is by appreciation and encouragement. I believe in giving people incentive to work. So I am anxious to praise but loath to find fault. I am hearty in my approbation and lavish in my praise.
Charles M. Schwab
It's never too late to be what you might have been.
Some say you have to use your five best players, but I found out you win with the five that fit together best as a team
The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.
Arthur C. Clarke
Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.
Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.
This isn't a dream ! This is really happening !
Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)
All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.
Thomas Edward Lawrence
They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.
Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Harold R. McAlindon
Change your thoughts, change your life.
We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.
John W. Turk
One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.
Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts
No one is so poor as an ignorant person.
Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them, a desire, a dream, a vision.
Self-knowledge is the basis of JKD because it is effective, not only for the individuals martial art, but also for his life as a human being.
Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.
I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?
Rita, Cameraman (1982)
Happiness can not be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.
Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.
People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.
Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.
Norman Vincent Peale
Let him that would move the world first move himself.
The miracle power that elevates the few is to be found in their industry, application and perseverance, under the promptings of a brave determined spirit.
There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.
Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.
Every human heart is human.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.
If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.
Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.
Almost any idea is good if a man has ability and is willing to work hard. The best idea is worthless if the creator is a loafer and ineffective.
Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.
Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them ?
We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.
Men like my father cannot die. They are with me still - - real in memory as they were in flesh, loving and beloved forever. How green was my valley then.
Huw Morgan, How Green Was My Valley (1941)
What do you feel like doing tonight ?
Angie, Marty (1955)
Do you like scary movies ?
Ghostface, Scream (1996)
Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.
After every happiness comes misery, they may be far apart or near. The more advanced the soul, the more quickly does one follow the other. What we want is neither happiness nor misery. Both make us forget our true nature, both are chains -- one iron, one gold , behind both is the Atman, who knows neither happiness nor misery. These are states, and states must ever change , but the nature of the atman is bliss, peace, unchanging. We have not to get it, we have it, only wash away the dross and see it.
They call me Mister Tibbs !
Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)
In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.
In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.
Norman Vincent Peale
Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.
Marilyn vos Savant
I am your number one fan.
Annie Wilkes, Misery (1990)
Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.
George Bernard Shaw
Private victories precede public victories. You can't invert that process any more than you can harvest a crop before you plant it.
You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.
It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.
Antoine De Saint-Exupery
Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.
Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.
True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.
We don't have to take our clothes off to have a good time
The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.
The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.
To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.
To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.
Robert T. Kiyosaki
You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.
The crocodile is only strong in the water.
Whatever our souls are made up, his and mine are the same.
Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.
He didn't get all of those injuries from a fall.
A life lived in fear is a life half lived.
If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.
John Quincy Adams
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !