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Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.

Alexander Smith

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Yesterday ended last night. Every day is a new beginning. Learn the skill of forgetting. And move on.

Norman Vincent Peale

You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do.

Henry Ford

I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.

David O. McKay

To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.

Dalai Lama

When a man comes to a conscious vital realization of those great spiritual forces within himself and begins to use those forces in science, in business, and in life, his progress in the future will be unparalleled.

Bruce Lee

Times of great calamity and confusion have ever been productive of the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm.

Charles Caleb Colton

There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.

Deborah Whipp

Don't knock masturbation. It's sex with someone I love.

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

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

Robert T. Kiyosaki

To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.

Dennis Waitley

Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done.

Josh Billings

Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.

D.H. Lawrence

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

Albert Einstein

It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, Always do what you are afraid to do.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

How do you live ?

Helen, James Allen (1932)

Some say you have to use your five best players, but I found out you win with the five that fit together best as a team

Red Auerbach

It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.

Jerry Greenfield

Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.

Otomo No Yakamochi

There's no crying in baseball !

Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)

You owe me nothing for giving the love that I give. You owe me nothing for caring the way that I have. I give you thanks for receiving , it's my privilege, and you owe me nothing in return.

Alanis Morrissette

Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.

Unknown

Live Well... Laugh Often... Love Much.

Unknown

With vision, every person, organization and country can flourish. The Bible says, 'Without vision we perish.

Mark Victor Hansen

Non !

Marcel Marceau, Silent Movie (1976)

A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.

Bob Dylan

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. Ambrose Redmoon Courage is the first of the human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all the others.

Winston Churchill

The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.

Zen Proverb

Get busy living or get busy dying.

Stephen King

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.

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

Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)

Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.

Anatole France

Ideas become powerful only if they appear in the flesh , an idea which does not lead to action by the individual and by groups remains at best a paragraph or a footnote in a book -- provided the idea is original and relevant. It is like a seed stored in a dry place. If the idea is to have influence, it must be put into the soil, and the soil is people and groups of people.

Erich Fromm

It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.

Dennis Waitley

The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.

Swami Vivekananda

You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.

Colette

To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.

Paul R. Ehrlich

What hump ?

Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)

You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

Anonymous

Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.

Harvey Mackay

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

John P. Strelecky

The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.

Thomas Edison

Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.

Anonymous

I thought that training for the Olympics would be hardest thing I would ever have to do," former Olympic gymnast Jordyn Wieber said in court. "But the hardest thing I've ever had to do is process that I am a victim of Larry Nassar. But even though I'm a victim, I do not and will not live my life as one.

Jordyn Wieber

Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.

W. Clement Stone

A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.

Anonymous

Whenever your present situation, I assure you that you are not your habits. You can replace old patterns of self-defeating behavior with new patterns, new habits of the effectiveness, happiness, and trust-based relationships.

Stephen Covey

Actions speak louder than words.

Proverb

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.

Robert Frost

Union gives strength.

Aesop

Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

Abraham Lincoln

If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.

Steve Martin

Nothing is worth more than this day.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless.

Tim Blixseth

Come live in my heart and pay no rent.

Samuel Lover

Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.

Anonymous

I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)

It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear, about two nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.

Winston Churchill

Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.

Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)

Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.

Carl Sandburg

Adventure is worthwhile.

Amelia Earhart

All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.

Henry David Thoreau

Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.

Anonymous

Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.

Dorothy Parker

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

Mahatma Gandhi

As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.

Michael Johnson

It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.

Linda Conway

People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.

John C. Maxwell

The show must go on.

Proverb

It's not what happens to you, it's what you do about it that makes the difference.

W. Mitchell

When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what ?

Sydney J. Harris

Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.

Anonymous

None are homely who smile.

Robert Half

He who has great power should use it lightly.

Seneca

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

Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.

David Wilkerson

Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

Your voice makes me tremble inside and your smile is an invitation for my imagination to go wild.

Anonymous

We'll always have Paris.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature.

Anne Frank

Obstacles are what appear when you take your eyes off your dreams.

George DeVack

One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.

Dale Carnegie

My precious.

Gollum, The Lord Of The Rings (2002)

You must think of failure and defeat as the spring boards to new achievements, and to the next level of accomplishment.

Les Brown

Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.

Harvey Mackay

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.

Colossians 315

A dream unrealized is a dream imprisoned by that enemy of all enemies - the fear of failure. Set that you will make it happen ! -

Dexter Yager

I believe that it is better to learn from the diverse people around us than to try in vain to emulate them, better to be a teacher than a role model. As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.

Michael Johnson

A man should have any number of little aims about which he should be conscious and for which he should have names, but he should have neither name for, nor consciousness concerning, the main aim of his life.

Samuel Butler

Insist on yourself, never imitate. Every great man is unique.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.

Thomas Jefferson

Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.

W. Clement Stone

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

Unknown

All you need is love.

John Lennon

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

Lao Tzu

Truth fears no questions.

Unattributed

The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.

Brian Tracy

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

Winston Churchill