Quotes that katharina.gierok loves:
I'm strong, because I've been weak.
I'm fearless, because I've been afraid.
I am wise, because I've been foolish.
I only hope that we never lose sight of one thing -- that it was all started by a mouse.Walt Disney
I do not make films primarily for children. I make them for the child in all of us, whether we be six or sixty.Children & Childhood, AgeWalt Disney
I don't believe in playing down to children, either in life or in motion pictures. I didn't treat my own youngsters like fragile flowers, and I think no parent should. Children are people, and they should have to reach to learn about things, to understand things, just as adults have to reach if they want to grow in mental stature. Life is composed of lights and shadows, and we would be untruthful, insincere, and saccharine if we tried to pretend there were no shadows. Most things are good, and they are the strongest things; but there are evil things too, and you are not doing a child a favor by trying to shield him from reality. The important thing is to teach a child that good can always triumph over evil, and that is what our pictures attempt to do.Children & Childhood, UpbringingWalt Disney, Deeds rather than words
And sometimes, against all odds, against all logic, we still hope...HopeMeredith Grey in Grey's Anatomy
It's the possibility that keeps me going, not the guarantee.HopeNicholas Sparks in Wie ein einziger Tag
Okay, I've missed you. Not in a 'we're gonna make out' way, not even in an 'I forgive you' way. Just in an 'I've missed you' way.Missing SomeoneRobin Scherbatsky in How I Met Your Mother
I can accept failure, everyone fails at something. But I can't accept not trying.FailuresMichael Jordan
But there are mistakes that are necessary. Sometimes you have to die a little bit to get back to live a little longer.Failures, Breakup & Lovesick, BeginningBenedict Wells
Age is a question of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.Birthday, AgeSatchel Paige
I don't believe that the public knows what it wants; this is the conclusion that I have drawn from my career.HumanityCharlie Chaplin
Everybody is a genius. But if you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree, it will live its whole life believing that it is stupid.Genius, Character, Self-ConfidenceAlbert Einstein
Don't change so people will like you. Be yourself and the right people will love the real you.Character, Self-ConfidenceUnknown
Sometimes you climb out of bed in the morning and you think, I'm not going to make it, but you laugh inside — remembering all the times you've felt that way.Self-Deception, Self-ConfidenceCharles Bukowski
If nothing else, one day you can look someone straight in the eyes and say 'But I lived through it. And it made me who I am today.'Change, Breakup & LovesickIain Thomas
You see things; and you say 'Why?'
But I dream things that never were; and I say 'Why not?'
The truth is, everyone is going to hurt you. You just got to find the ones worth suffering for.Love, RelationshipsBob Marley
And why do we fall, Bruce? So we can learn to pick ourselves up!Giving Up, BeginningBatman - Begins, by Alfred
An idea is like a virus, resilient, highly contagious. The smallest seed of an idea can grow. It can grow to define or destroy you.ThoughtsInception, by Cobb
What is the most resilient parasite? Bacteria? A virus? An intestinal worm? An idea! Resilient, highly contagious. Once an idea has taken hold of the brain it's almost impossible to eradicate.ThoughtsInception, by Cobb
There’s a difference between saying good bye and letting go. Saying good bye is 'I'll see you again when I'm ready to hold your hand, and when you're ready to hold mine.' Letting go is 'I'll miss your hand. But I realized it's not mine to hold, and I will never hold it again.'Breakup & Lovesick, FarewellUnknown
Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.Life, SelflessnessDalai Lama
You have to die a few times before you can really live.Life, Risk, BeginningCharles Bukowski in The People Look Like Flowers at Last