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It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.

Alec Bourne

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Here's looking at you, kid.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

Success often comes to those who dare to act. It seldom goes to the timid who are ever afraid of the consequences.

Jawaharlal Nehru

There are few people who can manage more than their own business.

Martha Washington

I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Live life to the fullest.

Robert Louis Stevenson

O my's like a red, red rose. That's newly sprung in June, O my's like the melodie. That's sweetly play'd in tune.

Robert Burns

Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.

Jim Rohn

Tell 'em to go out there with all they got and win just one for the Gipper.

Knute Rockne, Knute Rockne All American (1940)

If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.

Anonymous

Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.

Samuel Beckett

The road to success is always under construction.

Unknown

Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.

Kahlil Gibran

If you build it, he will come.

Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)

All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.

Zig Ziglar

The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.

Cecil B. DeMille

If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.

Norman Vincent Peale

Results come from constantly applying what you know, not just knowing.

John P. Strelecky

Laughter is the best medicine.

Unknown

It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.

Latin Proverb

Champions are a rare breed. They see beyond the dangers, the risks, the obstacles, and the hardships.

Lester Sumrall

Never say die.

Proverb

Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.

Confucius

I'm king of the world !

Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)

Love is a many splendered thing.

Nat King Cole

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

William Curry Theodore

The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.

Brian Tracy

If not us, who, if not now, when ?

Unknown

A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you have n't truly decided.

Anthony Robbins

Our first journey is to find that special place for us.

Jim Rohn

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo Buscaglia

That which does not kill you makes you stronger.

Neitzsche

It's always too soon to quit !

Norman Vincent Peale

Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.

Anonymous

Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.

Anonymous

Service is the rent we pay to be living. It is the very purpose of life and not something you do in your spare time.

Marian Wright Edelman

Pay no attention to what the critics say , no statue has ever been erected to a critic.

Jean Sibelius

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

All work is empty save when there is love.

Kahlil Gibran

The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.

William Osler

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity, an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

As you think in your heart, so shall you be.

Proverb

A man takes a drop too much once in a while, it's only human nature.

Charlie Allnut, Rose Sayer (1951)

Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.

John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)

The will to prepare is more important than the will to win.

Levell Edwards

Men who have attained things worth having in this world have worked while others idled, have persevered while others gave up in despair, have practiced early in life the valuable habits of self-denial, industry, and singleness of purpose. As a result, they enjoy in later life the success so often erroneously attributed to good luck.

Grenville Kleiser

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

Judith Martin

Love like you'll never be hurt.

William Purkey

A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.

Fried Green Tomatoes

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

Bernard M. Baruch

Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.

Abraham Maslow

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.

Harrison Ford

We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.

Albert Einstein

The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.

Alvin Toffler

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.

Vince Lombardi

It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you often get it.

W. Somerset Manghan

Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.

Margaret Thatcher

Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.

Publilius Syrus

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

Tim Blixseth Bono

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.

Anonymous

Our only security is in our ability to change.

Sam Keen

Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.

Casablanca

You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.

Gorden B. Hinkley

The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.

Malcolm X

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.

Dalai Lama

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement, nothing can be done without hope and confidence.

Helen Keller

If I can line up the people who, back through the ages, have gone at life in ways I greatly admire, then I can feel their strength supporting me, all their standards and values pointing the way in which I am to go.

Bonaro W. Overstreet

The point is that you can't be too greedy.

Donald Trump

If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future.

Winston Churchill

Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.

Thomas Carlyle

Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.

Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)

Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.

Diane Ackerman

Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.

Unknown

It is not our purpose to become each other , it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.

Hermann Hesse

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Chinese Proverb

Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.

Robert H. Schuller

Knowing means to penetrate through the surface, in order to arrive at the roots, and hence the causes, knowing means to "see" reality in its nakedness. Knowing does not mean to be in the possession of the truth , it means to penetrate the surface and to strive critically and actively in order to approach truth ever more closely.

Erich Fromm

If you don't like something, change it , if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.

Mary Engelbreit

Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.

Dale E. Turner

You sing-a high.

Baravelli, Connie Bailey (1932)

Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?

Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)

The stakes are too high for government to be a spectator sport.

Barbara Jordan

We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.

Norman Vincent Peale

Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi

To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.

Joseph Chilton Pearce

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

And that's how you play "Get the Guests".

George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)

And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.

Samuel Coleridge

To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Actions speak louder than words.

Proverb

Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.

Congolese Proverb

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

The book you don't read cant help.

Jim Rohn

Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.

Dale Carnegie

God doesn't make junk.

Unknown

When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.

Mark Twain

My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.

Abraham Lincoln

I never perfected an invention that I did not think about in terms of the service it might give others. I find out what the world needs, then I proceed to invent.

Thomas Edison