It would be great to be able to pass on to someone all of the successes, the failures, and the knowledge that one has had. To help someone, avoid all the fire, pain and anxiety would be wonderful.
Real love is when you become selfless and you are more concerned about your mate's or children's egos than your own. You're now a giver instead of a taker.
I take rejection as someone blowing a bugle in my ear to wake me up and get going, rather than retreat.
Success is usually the culmination of controlling failure.
I believe there's an inner power that makes winners or losers. And the winners are the ones who really listen to the truth of their hearts.
When I was in junior high school, the teachers voted me the student most likely to end up in the electric chair.
That's what Rocky is all about : pride, reputation, and not being another bum in the neighborhood.
Once in one's life, for one mortal moment, one must make a grab for immortality; if not, one has not lived.
I think that gravity sets into everything, including careers, but pendulums do swing and mountains do become valleys after a while... if you keep on walking.
Rambo isn't violent. I see Rambo as a philanthropist.
I learned the real meaning of love. Love is absolute loyalty. People fade, looks fade, but loyalty never fades. You can depend so much on certain people, you can set your watch by them. And that's love, even if it doesn't seem very exciting.
Consider the source...Don't be a fool by listening to a fool.
When you're on top and you lead the parade, everyone's there throwing lilies and lilac water on your head. But when those parades have gone by and there's a storm in your heart, there are very few people that are going to sit there and listen to you bemoan life.
I have two lovely sons and some good memories, but I've had a rather tumultuous personal life. It hasn't been dull; I've been the Hiroshima of love.
I think everyone has a certain kind of formula in their life. When you deviate from that formula, you're going to fail big or you're gonna win big.