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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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If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.

Dale Carnegie

Give all to love.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.

Larry Smith

Yippie-ki-yay, motherfucker !

John McClane, Die Hard (1988)

Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.

Napoleon Hill

What you do speaks so loudly that I can not hear what you say.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.

Thomas Jefferson

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

Winston Churchill

Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.

Swami Vivekananda

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.

Truman Capote

Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.

Albert Schweitzer

I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?

Rita, Cameraman (1982)

Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.

Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)

My friends are my estate.

Emily Dickinson

Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.

Hedy Lamarr

Well, nobody's perfect.

Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)

Every day in every way I am getting better and better.

Unknown

Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

I'm an excellent driver.

Raymond Babbitt, Rain Man (1988)

Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.

Emily P. Bissell

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.

Abraham Lincoln

Honesty is the best image.

Tom Wilson

Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.

Dalai Lama

Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.

Swami Vivekananda

There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.

David Starr Jordan

There is always room for those who can be relied upon to delivery the goods when they say they will.

Napoleon Hill

Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.

Norman Vincent Peale

Submit to love faithfully and it gives a person joy. It intoxicates, it envelops, it isolates. It creates fragrance in the air, ardour from coldness, it beautifies everything around it.

Leos Janacek

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.

Lao Tzu

Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.

David Levesque

You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.

Susan Podziba

Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.

Tracy L. McNair

Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.

Thomas Edison

Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.

Napolean Hill

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.

John F. Kennedy

Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.

Andy Warhol

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

Charles Morgan

Never bring the problem solving stage into the decision making stage. Otherwise, you surrender yourself to the problem rather than the solution.

Robert H. Schuller

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.

Albert Einstein

My life is my message.

Mahatma Gandhi

Adversity is wont to reveal genius, prosperity to hide it.

Horace

When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?

Bruce Lee

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.

Ashley Brilliant

We conceal it from ourselves in vain, we must always love something. In those matters seemingly removed from love, the feeling is secretly to be found, and man can not possibly live for a moment without it.

Blaise Pascal

Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.

James F. Bymes

All work is empty save when there is love.

Kahlil Gibran

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol

The only gift is a portion of thyself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It's showtime !

Joe Gideon, All That Jazz (1979)

Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.

Stephen Covey

Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.

Jacques Barzun

Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.

Zig Ziglar

Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.

Albert Einstein

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

Robert A. Heinlein

I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.

Anthony Robbins

Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.

Vincent Van Gogh

It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.

Sandra Swinney

Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior.

John Churton Collins

Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.

Abraham Lincoln

When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.

Zig Ziglar

In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.

Albert Einstein

The grand essentials of happiness are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.

Allan K. Chalmers

To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration

Thomas Edison

Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.

Christy Borgeld

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

Abraham Lincoln

Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.

Zig Ziglar

Kindness is always fashionable.

America E. Barr

Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?

Mark Twain

Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.

William Lowe Bryan

Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.

Dennis Waitley

He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.

Robert Half

Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won't, you most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad.

Dennis Waitley

If there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you ; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.

W. Clement Stone

Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.

Anonymous

Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.

Unknown

If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.

Swami Vivekananda

Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.

Robert Half

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.

Mahatma Gandhi

Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it.

Ella Williams

True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.

Paul Sweeney

When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.

W. Clement Stone

What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.

Pearl Bailey

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

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.

Henry David Thoreau

The more you venture to live greatly, the more you will find within you what it takes to get on top of things and stay there.

Norman Vincent Peale

True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.

K. Knight

Success is never wondering what if.

Karrie Huffman

Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.

Nelson A. Rockefeller

Who is blind ? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb ? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor ? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich ? He who is happy with his lot.

Indian Proverb

What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.

Friedrich Nietzsche

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

Jonathan Swift

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

Jim Rohn

If you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.

Mohandas Gandhi, Gandhi (1982)