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Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.

Afghan Proverb

Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.

Afghan Proverb

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Dwell not on the past. Use it to illustrate a point, then leave it behind. Nothing really matters except what you do now in this instant of time. From this moment onwards you can be an entirely different person, filled with love and understanding, ready with an outstretched hand, uplifted and positive in every thought and deed.

Eileen Caddy

The dedicated life is the life worth living. You must give with your whole heart.

Anne Dillard

One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.

C. T. Davis

It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.


A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.

Hugh Downs

Money without brains is always dangerous.

Napoleon Hill

Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.


There are simply too many notes.

Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)

Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.

Martin Luther King Jr.

By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day

Robert Frost

All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.

Ashleigh Brilliant

Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.

Bill Cosby

People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Maya Angelou

You are never a loser until you quit trying.

Mike Ditka

He who lends to the poor gets his interest from God.

German Proverb

My mama always said, life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.

Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

Plan your progress carefully , hour-by hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the wellsprings of your power. Planning for happiness is rarely successful. Happiness just happens.

Robert Half

Every shot you don't take is a guaranteed miss.

Richard Saunders

Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.

Abraham Lincoln

When the going gets tough the tough get going.

Joseph P. Kennedy

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.

Dalai Lama

My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

Abraham Lincoln

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.

William James

The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.

Jonathan Swift

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Mahatma Gandhi

In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.


The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.

Albert Einstein

The art of choosing men is not nearly so difficult as the art of enabling those one has chosen to attain their full worth.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.

Bette Davis

There's always a way - if you're committed.

Anthony Robbins

Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise.

Leo Buscaglia

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Stephen Covey

Love is not blind. It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.

Will Moss

Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Love reminds you that nothing else matters.

Amy Bushell

Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them ?

Abraham Lincoln

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though chequered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the grey twilight that knows not victory or defeat.

Theodore Roosevelt

The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.

Bernard M. Baruch

We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.


Ask nothing, want nothing in return. Give what you have to give, it will come back to you, but do not think of that now.

Swami Vivekananda

The death of fear is in doing what you fear to do.

Sequichie Comingdeer

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.

Conrad Hilton

I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,

Oscar Madison, F (1968)

Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.

Bill Blackman

Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.

Felix Adler

Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.

Jim Rohn

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.

Margaret Mead

Opportunities multiply as they are seized.

Sun Tzu

Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.

African Proverb

It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.

Anthony Robbins

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success -- or are they holding you back ?

W. Clement Stone

The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.

Alan Ashley-Pitt

They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.

Latin Proverb

Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it. I can take it in small doses, but as a lifestyle I find it too confining.

Lily Tomlin

In order to succeed you must fail so that you know what not to do the next time.

Anthony J. D'Angelo

There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience tells him it is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

If they move, kill ' em.

Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)

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Brian Tracy

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.

Albert Einstein

One joy scatters a hundred griefs.

Chinese Proverb

I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told.

Dale Carnegie

Most people don't get much praise in daily life, but we all need it very much. I think receiving praise makes us brave. Down deep we really know our worth, but we don't have easy access to that knowledge. We need to hear praise coming from outside ourselves or we won't remember that we deserve it.

Barbara Sher

Roses are red, Violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.


A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it.

Chinese Proverb

I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.

Thomas Jefferson

The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes

Dennis Waitley

All mankind love a lover.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance.


Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.

Helen Keller

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry Kaiser

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You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.

Sam Keen

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.

Henry Ford

Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !

Gold Hat, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)

When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.

Mark Twain

You may conquer with the sword, but you are conquered by a kiss.

Daniel Heinsius

Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it.

Thomas Jefferson

Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.

Burton Hills

What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.

Louis L. Mann

A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.

General Douglas MacArthur

Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.

W. Clement Stone

I need him like the axe needs the turkey.

Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)

Whenever I get the energy to exercise, I sit down until it passes.


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The way we see the problem is the problem.

Stephen Covey

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Brian Tracy

Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.

Assyrian Proverb

When god closes a door, he opens a window.


This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.

Chuck Sigars

An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.

Winston Churchill

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

Where there's life, there's hope.


Love is a moment that lasts forever.

Julie Wittey

You always succeed in producing a result.

Anthony Robbins

Love is letting go of fear.

Gerald Jampolsky

One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.

John Gardner