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Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.

Alfred North Whitehead

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Must you flirt ?

Ninotchka, Leon (1939)

We will either find a way or make one.


Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me ?


Happiness consists of a solid faith, good health, and a bad memory.

Ingrid Bergman

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.

Albert Einstein

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.

Les Brown

Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.

Tom Clancy

Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.

Margaret Thatcher

Never give an order that can't be obeyed.

General Douglas MacArthur

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.

Franklin P. Jones

The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs" but goes right to work on the creative "how''.

Norman Vincent Peale

The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".

Norman Vincent Peale

Advice after the mischief is like medicine after death.

Danish Proverb

Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.


Every man is more than just himself; he also represents the unique, the very special and always significant and remarkable point at which the world's phenomena intersect, only once in this way, and never again.

Hermann Hesse

Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.

Dennis Waitley

Count your blessings.

Og Mandino

Yippie-ki-yay, motherfucker !

John McClane, Die Hard (1988)

It's nice to be the best, but not when being the best brings out the worst in you.

Rodney Dangerfield

There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.

David Mahoney

So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable , and no man is useless while he has a friend.

Robert Louis Stevenson

People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.

Harvey Mackay

Can you dig it ?

Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)

No involvement, no commitment.

Stephen Covey

The time is always right to do what is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance. . . . Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.

Dennis Waitley

Do you like scary movies ?

Ghostface, Scream (1996)

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.

Elbert Hubbard

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Maya Angelou

The only real valuable thing is intuition.

Albert Einstein

I need him like the axe needs the turkey.

Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)

Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.

Robert F. Kennedy

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


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

Well done is better than well said.

Benjamin Franklin

Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in kansas anymore.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.

Anthony Robbins

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Chinese Proverb

That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I keep getting older, they stay the same age.

David Wooderson, Dazed And Confused (1993)

If a man does only what is required of him, he is a slave. If a man does more than is required of him, he is a free man.

Chinese Proverb

A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.

Dennis Waitley

Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.

Lord Chesterfield

Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.

Brigham Young

The only true gift is a portion of yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.

Brian Tracy

What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.


Love is a moment that lasts forever.

Julie Wittey

Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.

Thomas Edison

He who has hope has everything.

Arabian Proverb

Plan your progress carefully , hour-by hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the wellsprings of your power. Planning for happiness is rarely successful. Happiness just happens.

Robert Half

If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.

Abraham Maslow

Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.

George S. Patton

The crocodile is only strong in the water.

Angolan Proverb

We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.

Winston Churchill

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.

Zig Ziglar

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.

William James

Let thy words be few.


Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !

George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)

No man is free who is not master of himself.


Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.

Washington Irving

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.

Albert Einstein

Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.

Thomas Jefferson

True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

The greatest thing you'll ever learn is to love and be loved in return.

Natalie Cole

Just because something does n't do what you planned it to do in the first place doesn't mean it's useless.

Thomas Edison

Don't fear, just live right.

Neal A. Maxwell

We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.

Charles Kingsley

Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.


I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.

Albert Einstein

It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.

John Bulwer

Each action can be the one on which all depends , what is decisive is only the strength and concentration of hallowing with which I do it. To the question of what had been the most essential matter for his late teacher, a disciple answered, 'Always just what he was engaged in at the moment'.

Martin Buber

Do first things first, and second things not at all.

Peter F. Drucker

Whatever happens, take responsibility !

Anthony Robbins

Success leaves clues.

Jim Rohn

Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.

Albert Einstein

Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude


Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.

Matthew 6: 34

The most interesting thing about a postage stamp is the persistence with which it sticks to its job.

Napoleon Hill

Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.

Freaks, Freaks (1932)

I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !

Howard Beale, Network (1976)

Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.


And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.

Helen Keller

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

Aldous Huxley

Never say more than is necessary.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.

Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)

My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.


No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

Love is a game that two can play and both win.

Eva Gabor

If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.

Milton Berle

The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.

God, Oh God (1977)

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

Paul R. Ehrlich

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson