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Love is the only gold.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

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In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.


Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot , but make it hot by striking.

William B. Sprague

Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.


I'm an excellent driver.

Raymond Babbitt, Rain Man (1988)

The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.


All-righty then !

Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)

Every leader needs to have experienced and grown through following -- learning to be dedicated, observant, capable of working with and learning from others, never servile, always truthful. Having located these qualities in himself, he can encourage them in others.

Warren G. Bennis

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.

Henry Ford

Success is a journey not a destination.

Ben Sweetland

Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.

Leo Buscaglia

Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.

Harvey Mackay

Learning is finding out what we already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You are all learners, doers, and teachers.

Richard Bach

Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.

Colin Powell

Good habits are as addictive as bad habits, and a lot more rewarding.

Harvey Mackay

You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.

Shira Tehrani

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.

Albert Einstein

More than kisses, letters mingle souls.

John Donne

People fascinated by the idea of progress never suspect that every step forward is also a step on the way to the end.

Milan Kundera

Thou love life ? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff that life is made of.

Benjamin Franklin

Some of us have great runways already built for us. If you have one, take off. But if you don't have one, realize it is your responsibility to grab a shovel and build one for yourself and for those who will follow after you.

Amelia Earhart

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

In the eyes of a lover pockmarks are dimples.

Japanese Proverb

Failing to plan is planning to fail.


Watch the skies, everywhere, keep looking ! Keep watching the skies !

Ned Scotty Scott, The Thing From Another World (1951)

I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.

J. Robert Oppenheimer

Life is a do-it yourself project.

Dennis Waitley

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.

Robert Half

Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.

George Santayana

The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.

Abraham Lincoln

To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.

Bertrand Russell

You affect your subconscious mind by verbal repetition.

W. Clement Stone

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

Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression, in order that every man present his views without penalty, there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.

Albert Einstein

My heart shall be thy garden.

Alice Meynell

Tolerance can lead to learning something.

Jakob Dylan

Things do not change we change.

Henry David Thoreau

Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !

Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)

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

Emily P. Bissell

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.


Love is the river of life in the world.

Henry Ward Beecher

Wisdom is more precious than rubies.

Biblical Proverb

There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.

Red Cloud

I want to be alone.

Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)

Before we can forgive one another, we must understand one another

Emma Goldman

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


Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up

James Baldwin

It's good to be the king !

Louis XVI, History Of The World (1981)

Carpe diem.

Latin Proverb

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.

H.L. Mencken

If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.


We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.

Brian Andres

Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.

Albert Einstein

If you can imagine it, you can achieve it , if you can dream it, you can become it.

William Arthur Ward

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.

Will Rogers

Wisdom is knowledge, rightly applied.


Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.

Thomas Jefferson

Make no mistake, my friend, it takes more than money to make men rich.

A. P. Gouthey

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)

If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.

Walter Anderson

Love is the only rational act.

Morrie Schwarz

A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.


Marriage is a door which looks out upon a beautiful view. As that door is opened and the horizon unfolds before you, know that nothing is sweeter than the warmth of one hand within another.

Collin McCarty

Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.

F.M. Hubbard

We get to make a living , we give to make a life.

Winston Churchill

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.

Truman Capote

A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.


No great man ever complains of want of opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I saw and loved.

Edward Gibbon

Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?

Richard Bach

Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.

Ashley Brilliant

Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.

David Farragut

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

Theodore Roosevelt

Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

Attitude is everything.


Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.

Dennis Waitley

You must be the change you want to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, you can achieve.

Mary Kay Ash

I have not failed. I've just found ways that don't work

William Ernest Henley

Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character.

Thomas Edison

Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.

Emma Lazarus

My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.

Thomas Edison

The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.


You are never a loser until you quit trying.

Mike Ditka

For myself, I am an optimist -- it does not seem to be much use being anything else.

Winston Churchill

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


He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Only that day dawns to which we are awake.

Henry David Thoreau

is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.

Helen Keller

Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.

W. Beran Wolfe

It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.

Anthony Robbins

I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.

Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)

Every dog has his day.


Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.

Erich Fromm

Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. quotes

Earl Nightingale

Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.

Cathy Carlyle