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Every ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right.

Aldous Huxley

Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness , it is generally the by- product of other activities.

Aldous Huxley

Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

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Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !

Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is often a step forward.

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He who lives without discipline dies without honor.

Icelandic Proverb

Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.

Stephen Covey

Look at every situation as if you were in the future and you were looking back on it.

General Peter Schoomaker

One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.

Helen Keller

There are only two rules for being successful. One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it.

Mario Cuomo

Never react emotionally to criticism. Analyze yourself to determine whether it is justified. If it is, correct yourself. Otherwise, go on about your business.

Norman Vincent Peale

There is time for everything.

Thomas Edison

How different our lives are when we really know what is deeply important to us, and keeping that picture in mind, we manage ourselves each day to be and to do what really matters most.

Stephen Covey

Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.

Publilius Syrus

He who stops being better stops being good.

Oliver Cromwell

You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.

Irish Proverb

You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?

P. T. Barnum

To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.

William Makepeace Thackeray

I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.

George Catlin

Be Here Now.

Ram Dass

To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.

Hugh Prather

Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.

Anton Chekhov

The secret of success is to do common things uncommonly well.

John Davidson Rockefeller

If there is one word that you find coming out like a bomb from the upanishads, bursting like a bombshell upon masses of ignorance, it is the word fearlessness.

Swami Vivekananda

I love you - those three words have my life in them.

Alexandrea

Bumper Sticker - Join the Army. See the world, travel to far away places, meet exotic people and kill them.

Unknown

What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.

Proverb

Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.

Thomas Edison

The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It's as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer.

Nolan Bushnell

It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.

Marcel Proust

Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.

Benjamin Disraeli

The Crows are very handsome and gentlemanly Indians in their personal appearance and have been always reputed, since the first acquaintance made with them, very civil and friendly.

George Catlin

The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.

Tim Blixseth Bono

Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.

Mary Parrish

Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.

William Ellery Channing

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.

Confucius

The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.

Moliere

To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.

Henry Ford

If I'd been a ranch, they would've named me the Bar Nothing.

Gilda, Gilda (1946)

If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.

Bernard Haldane

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.

Henry David Thoreau

We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.

Oscar Wilde

Who is the happiest of men ? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though'twere his own.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.

Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)

If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.

Lucy Larcom

The thought manifests as the word. The word manifests as the deed. The deed develops into habit. And the habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care

T. Howell

If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.

Peace Pilgrim

There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.

Emmanuel Teney

Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.

Louise Hay

Respect the past in the full measure of its desserts, but do not make the mistake of confusing it with the present nor seek in it the ideals of the future.

Jose Incenerios

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration

Thomas Edison

You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.

Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)

Have you checked the children lately ?

Curt Duncan, When A Stranger Calls (1979)

Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.

Swami Vivekananda

God doesn't make junk.

Unknown

Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.

Joe Clark

I have seen so many of these, and lived with them, and travelled with them, and oftentimes felt as if I should starve to death on an equal allowance, that I am fully convinced I am correct in saying that the North American Indians, taking them in the aggregate, even where they have an abundance to subsist on, eat less than any civilized population of equal numbers, that I have ever travelled amongst.

George Catlin

Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.

Unknown

People who exercise their embryonic freedom day after day, little by little, expand that freedom. People who do not will find that it withers until they are literally 'being lived'. They are acting out scripts written by parents, associates and society.

Stephen Covey

A lie keeps growing and growing until it's as clear as the nose on your face.

The Blue Fairy, Pinocchio (1940)

We do what we must, and call it by the best names.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.

Swami Vivekananda

Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.

Hope Floats

That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.

Abraham Lincoln

We will find only what we look for, nothing more and nothing less.

Anonymous

A teacher, a really good teacher, is never a giver of truth; he is a guide, a pointer to truth. Therefore, a good teacher, or, more appropriately, a guide, studies each student individually and helps to awaken the student to explore himself, both internally and externally, and ultimately to integrate himself with his being. All in all, a teacher acts as a catalyst, and not only must he have a tremendous understanding; he must also possess a sensitive mind with great flexibility and adaptability.

Bruce Lee

Show me the money !

Rod Tidwell, Jerry Maguire (1996)

A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.

Jerome Cummings

My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.

George M. Cohan, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)

Eddie, you're a born loser.

Bert Gordon, The Hustler (1961)

If you feel you have no faults there's another one.

Anonymous

If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''

Dale Dauten

I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.

Steven Wright

A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.

Victor Hugo

A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.

Winston Churchill

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.

Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)

It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.

Anonymous

No man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself.

Dennis Waitley

If people find fault with you and try to put you into bad light, wrongly slandering and vilifying you, just step back and observe yourself. Don't harbor any dislike, don't enter into it any contests, and don't get upset, angry, or resentful. Just cut right through it and be as if you never or saw it. Eventually malevolent pests will disappear of themselves. If you contend with them, then a bad name will bounce back and forth with never an end in sight.

Master Yuanwu

The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.

Richard Cech

How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.

Lou Holtz

Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.

Norman Vincent Peale

What hump ?

Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)

For Love is Immortality.

Emily Dickinson

Never seek to tell thy love. Love that never told can be, for the gentle wind does move silently, invisibly.

William Blake

The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.

Carl Jung

Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible.

Mother Teresa

Positive anything is better than negative thinking.

Elbert Hubbard

Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.

Robert A. Heinlein

Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.

Henry Ford

A coward gets scared and quits. A hero gets scared, but still goes on.

Anonymous

Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.

Ashleigh Brilliant

Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.

Unknown

Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.

Chinese Proverb

It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.

Christian Nestell Bovee

It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.

Napoleon Hill

In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.

John Churton Collins

It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.

Judith Martin

I've looked around enough to know that you're the one I want to go through time with.

Jim Croce