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Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.
Theodore Isaac Rubin
You have within you right now, everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you.
There is no instinct like that of the heart.
One who seeks no friends is his own enemy.
Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.
You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.
If you love someone, set them free.
Those who wish to sing, always find a song.
Sharing is the essence of teaching. It is, I have come to believe, the essence of civilizationWithout it, the imagination is but the echo of the self, trapped in a soundproof chamber, reverberating upon itself until it is spent in exhaustion or futility.
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 !
Paula, Gaslight (1940)
Woody, I know what your problem is. You're just like me. Trash !
Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)
Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.
Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.
I have learned that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Henry David Thoreau
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.
How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.
Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education.
You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
Elizabeth Barrett Browning
Union gives strength.
Never say more than is necessary.
Richard Brinsley Sheridan
I feel I have this great creative and spiritual force within me that is greater than faith, greater than ambition, greater than confidence, greater than determination, greater than vision. It is all these combined. Whether it is a godhead or not, I feel this great force, this untapped power, this dynamic something within me. This feeling defies description, and there is no experience with which this feeling may be compared. It is something like a strong emotion mixed with faith, but a lot stronger.
You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.
Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.
Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.
Ferris Bueller, Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)
To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.
With my brains and your looks, we could go places.
Frank Chambers, The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)
The older I grow, the more everything seems to me to lie in manliness. This is my new gospel.
The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.
The happiness of life is made up of minute fractionsthe little soon-forgotten charities of a kiss, a smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment in the disguise of a playful raillery, and the countless other infinitesimals of pleasurable thought and genial feeling.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.
All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.
Strength is life, weakness is death. Expansion is life, contraction is death. Love is life, hatred is death.
I think it pisses god off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it.
Shug, The Color Purple (1985)
Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.
Von Schiller Fulton J. Sheen
In my case, self-absorption is completely justified. I have never discovered any other subject so worthy of my attention.
Waldo Lydecker, Laura (1944)
We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.
Positive anything is better than negative thinking.
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.
We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.
John Quincy Adams
Happiness is not a matter of events, it depends upon the tides of the mind.
You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes
If you wanna call me that, smile.
The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)
Science without religion is lame. Religion without science is blind.
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.
E. Joseph Cossman
Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.
Leon J. Suenes
Be the change you want to see in the world.
You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.
The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step
It is the marriage of the soul with Nature that makes the intellect fruitful, and gives birth to imagination.
Henry David Thoreau
Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.
Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.
Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.
Daniel Monroe Tuttle
What the heart gives away is never gone. It is kept in the hearts of others.
Robin St. John
There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.
We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?
What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.
Charles M. Shultz
Find the good -- and praise it.
Everything you want is on the other side of fear.
There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.
The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.
Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives : where we focus our attention.
One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.
For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.
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
I'm king of the world !
Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)
Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.
Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.
Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)
Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !
Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.
Work spares us from three evils boredom, vice, and need.
Living a life of integrity is one of the greatest missions we can undertake.
And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.
If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.
What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.
A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.
Edgar J. Mohn
You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.
We will either find a way or make one.
Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.
Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.
If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.
You are today where your thoughts have brought
Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.
I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.
The way to happiness : keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Fill your life with love. Scatter sunshine. Forget self, think of others. Do as you would be done by. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.
Norman Vincent Peale
If I am pressed to say why I loved him, I feel it can only be explained by replying. Because it was he, because it was me.
Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.
William Ellery Channing
Unless we think of others and do something for them, we miss one of the greatest sources of happiness.
Ray Lyman Wilbur
Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.
Seek first to understand, then be understood
A boy's best friend is his mother.
Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)
To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.
Anne Sophie Swetchine
Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.