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“Strength does not from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.”
“It’s always a little harder than you think it’s gonna be.”
“Life is nothing but a series of conflicts, in a way, surmounting one and coming to another.”
“- Mack: I didn't raise my boys just to see 'em killed.
- Charley Waite: Well you may not know this, but there's things that gnaw at a man worse than dying.”
“She wouldn't let death get in the way of her job.”
“A lot of people give up just before they're about to make it. You know you never know when that next obstacle is going to be the last one.”
“All of us have our individual curses, something that we are uncomfortable with and something that we have to deal with.”
“- Philip Henslowe: Mr. Fennyman, allow me to explain about the theatre business. The natural condition is one of insurmountable obstacles on the road to imminent disaster.
- Hugh Fennyman: So what do we do?
- Philip Henslowe: Nothing. Strangely enough, it all turns out well.
- Hugh Fennyman: How?
- Philip Henslowe: I don't know. It's a mystery.”
“In international diplomacy, the shortest distance between two points is never a straight line.”
“I find writing really difficult - definitely the most difficult of all the things I do.”
“Everybody, at some point in their life, has fallen down and not felt like getting back up, but you have to, no matter how difficult it is.”
“My life is like a maze that I continually think I've gotten out of only to find another corner right in front of me.”
“I've lived through such terrible times and there are people who live through much worse. But you see them living anyway. When they're more spirit than body, more sores than skin, when they're burned and in agony, when flies lay eggs in the corners of the eyes of their children - they live.”
“The way out is through.”
“That's the thing about cockroaches. No matter how many times you flushed them down the toilet, they always crawl back up the bowl.”
“- Earl Rose: We have laws here in Texas.
- Roy Kellerman: The law can be waived.”
“If there's something you want to do, or someone you really want to be, then the only one standing in your way... is you.”
“The Pacific Northwestern salmon beats itself bloody on it's quest to travel hundreds of miles upstream against the current, with a single purpose, sex of course, but also... life.”
“I've waited all my life to find someone I love as much as I love you. And I'm just not going to let this or anyone come between us.”
“You overestimate the influence of the Gestapo. I don't interfere with them and they don't interfere with me. In Casablanca I am master of my fate!”
“I don't make things complicated. That's the way they get, all by themselves.”