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

Alfred North Whitehead

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Love the giver more than the gift.

Brigham Young

Whoever said anybody has a right to give up ?

Marian Wright Edelman

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

Franklin P. Jones

The harder you fall the higher you bounce.

Horace

If you want to win friends, make it a point to remember them. If you remember my name, you pay me a subtle compliment ; you indicate that I have made an impression on you. Remember my name and you add to my feeling of importance.

Dale Carnegie

Where there is love there is life.

Mahatma Gandhi

The dove is my emblem... . I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it... . I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.

Thomas Edison

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.

Henry David Thoreau

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

E.E. Cummings

Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !

Jerry, Some Like It Hot (1959)

Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.

Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)

For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.

Earl Nightingale

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.

Publilius Syrus

Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a 'genius' is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework.

Thomas Edison

Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting ; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.

Zig Ziglar

The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.

Jacques Benigne Bossuel

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

Dennis Waitley

The older I grow, the more everything seems to me to lie in manliness. This is my new gospel.

Swami Vivekananda

I need him like the axe needs the turkey.

Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)

Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.

Eleanor Roosevelt

All condemnation of others really condemns ourselves. Adjust the microcosm which is in your power to do and the macrocosm will adjust itself for you.

Swami Vivekananda

Act or accept.

Unknown

Your children will become what you are, so be what you want them to be.

David Bly

La-dee-da, la-dee-da.

Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)

The very use of the word savage, as it is applied in its general sense, I am inclined to believe is an abuse of the word, and the people to whom it is applied.

George Catlin

Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.

Henry Ford

We love because it's the only true adventure.

Nikki Giovanni

We don't have to take our clothes off to have a good time

Jermaine Stewart

A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.

Anonymous

My heart is ever at your service.

Shakespeare

We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.

Luciano De Crescenzo

If you listen to your fears, you will die never knowing what a great person you might have been.

Robert H. Schuller

Immaturity can last a lifetime.

Robert Half

Don't look back - forward, infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience - then alone can great deeds be accomplished.

Swami Vivekananda

I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?

Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)

Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the children of God.

Matthew 5:9

It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.

Anthony Robbins

To God, there is no zero. I still exist.

Scott Carey, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)

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

Tim Blixseth Bono

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.

Eleanor Roosevelt

The outer forms of our lives can change in an instant, but the inner reorientation that brings us back into a vital relation to people and activity takes time.

William Bridges

A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties. No religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.

Albert Einstein

The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The death of fear is in doing what you fear to do.

Sequichie Comingdeer

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.

Goethe

Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.

James F. Bell

The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.

Albert Einstein

Either you run the day or the day runs you.

Jim Rohn

Sanctuary !

Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)

One had to cram all this stuff into one's mind for the examinations, whether one liked it or not. This coercion had such a deterring effect on me that, after I had passed the final examination, I found the consideration of any scientific problems distasteful to me for an entire year.

Albert Einstein

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

Abraham Lincoln

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

John Churton Collins

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

Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)

Kindness is always fashionable.

America E. Barr

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Heywood

If you're going through hell, keep going.

Winston Churchill

Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.

Dan Stanford

Our happiness depends on the habit of mind we cultivate. So practice happy thinking every day. Cultivate the merry heart, develop the happiness habit, and life will become a continual feast.

Norman Vincent Peale

It is not good for all our wishes to be filled , through sickness we recognize the value of health, through evil, the value of good, through hunger, the value of food, through exertion, the value of rest.

Greek Proverb

Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !

Thomas Edison

One drink's too many, and a hundred's not enough.

Bartender Nat, The Lost Weekend (1945)

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it's time to pause and reflect.

Mark Twain

Life is change ; growth is optional. Choose wisely.

Karen Kaiser Clark

You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.

Irish Proverb

I make wine at home. I make it out of raisins so that it will be aged automatically.

Steven Wright

Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.

Sandy Wilson

Bond. James Bond.

James Bond, Dr No (1962)

Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.

Dottie Walters

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

Anonymous

Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.

Rollo May

Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.

Ron Wild

Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Benjamin Franklin

I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.

John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)

You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?

Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)

The Crows are very handsome and gentlemanly Indians in their personal appearance and have been always reputed, since the first acquaintance made with them, very civil and friendly.

George Catlin

Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it.

Buddha

Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.

George S. Patton

Love is a butterfly, which when pursued is just beyond your grasp, but if you will sit down quietly it may alight upon you.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Knowledge work is all about how we use one another's time and attention. Given just minutes, good leaders can affect how we think, what we decide, and, ultimately, what we create.

Bill Jensen

I have noticed that folks are generally about as happy as they make up their minds to be.

Abraham Lincoln

I'm the ghost with the most, babe.

Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)

Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.

Swami Vivekananda

Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.

Hubert Bonner

What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.

Friedrich Nietzsche

I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.

John Davidson Rockefeller

Failing to plan is planning to fail.

Unknown

It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.

Vince Lombardi

If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.

Blaise Pascal

What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.

George Eliot

Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.

Kahlil Gibran

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

Jim Rohn

Indecision is the seedling of fear.

Napoleon Hill

If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.

Somerset Maugham

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

Jean Sibelius

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Would you be shocked if I put on something more comfortable ?

Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)

How you react when the joke's on you can reveal your character.

Robert Half

Adventure is worthwhile.

Amelia Earhart

Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.

Oscar Wilde