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I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.

Alice Walker

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Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.

Anonymous

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

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Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Keywood

Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.

Diane Ackerman

I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.

Robert Southey

The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.

Zig Ziglar

The person we believe ourselves to be will always act in a manner consistent with our self-image.

Brian Tracy

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

Michael Johnson

The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.

Swami Vivekananda

Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.

Dale Dauten

Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.

Robert H. Schuller

I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.

Woody Allen

Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.

John Keats

Either you run the day or the day runs you.

Jim Rohn

You haven't failed until you quit trying.

Anonymous

You betcha !

Marge Gunderson, Fargo (1996)

When you arrive at your future, will you blame your past ?

Robert Half

Seduce my mind and you can have my body, find my soul and I'm yours forever.

Anonymous

Love is like the wild rose-briar. Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, but which will bloom most constantly ?

Emily Bronte

Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.

Norman Vincent Peale

And for an hour, for an hour, I'm the best actress in the world.

Bree Daniels, Klute (1971)

Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.

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Honesty is the best image.

Tom Wilson

It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you often get it.

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The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.

Blaise Pascal

I know that many people feel that old age is a time to take it easy, but I compare my life now to being the last runner in a relay race. Would you have me slow down as I near the finish line ?

Diogenes

The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.

Anthony Robbins

The worst thing you can try to do is cling to something that is gone, or to recreate it.

Johnette Napolitano

Love can be understood only from the inside, as a language can be understood only by someone who speaks it, as a world can be understood only by someone who lives in it.

Robert C. Solomon

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

Frederick Douglass

Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.

Benjamin Disraeli

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

Anonymous

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

I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.

Mark Twain

A lawyer dies and goes to hell. The devil says he'll make a deal with him. He can go to heaven if he gives up the souls of his wife and two kids. 'Sure' says the lawyer, 'but what's the catch ? '

Unknown

Vision doesn't usually come as a lightening bolt. Rather it comes as a slow crystallization of life challenges that we one day recognize as a beautiful diamond with great value to ourselves and others.

Michael Norwood

Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.

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Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.

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Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning

Thomas Kempis

Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.

Greg Anderson

Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?

Frances Marion

Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.

Jean Anouilh

We'll always have Paris.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

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

Winston Churchill

Goals give you more than a reason to get up in the morning, they are an incentive to keep you going all day. Goals tend to tap the deeper resources and draw the best out of life.

Harvey Mackay

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

Anonymous

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

John P. Strelecky

We are ever free if we would only believe it, only have faith enough. You are the soul, free and eternal, ever free, ever blessed. Have faith enough and you will be free in a minute.

Swami Vivekananda

To be a champion, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.

Sugar Ray Robinson

Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

A woman who is loved always has success.

Vicki Baum

A bend in the road is not the end of the road unless you fail to make the turn.

Unknown

Children are all foreigners.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Roses are red, Violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.

Unknown

In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing, the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

There's always a way - if you're committed.

Anthony Robbins

He that would be a leader must be a bridge.

Welsh Proverb

Thou art to me a delicious torment.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Courage is a moral quality , it is not a chance gift of nature like an aptitude for games. It is a cold choice between two alternatives, the fixed resolve not to quit , an act of renunciation which must be made not once but many times by the power of the will. Courage is will power.

Lord Moran

There are two kinds of failures. The man who will do nothing he is told, and the man who will do nothing else.

Perle Thompson

There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.

Alfred Adler

Love is like a mustard seed, planted by god and watered by men.

Muda Saint Michael

There are simply too many notes.

Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)

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

The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is no instinct like that of the heart.

Lord Byron

Just because you make a mistake doesnt mean you are a mistake.

Georgette Mosbacher

One joy scatters a hundred griefs.

Chinese Proverb

In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.

Galileo Galilei

Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.

Napoleon Hill

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.

Napoleon Hill

It is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.

Henry Ward Beecher

After all is said and done, there is usually more said than done.

Anonymous

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

Dan Stanford

Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.

Henry Ward Beecher

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.

Washington Irving

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Unknown

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.

Benjamin Franklin

He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.

Unknown

The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.

Harriet Rubin

The truth is more important than the facts.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Love is friendship set to music

E. Joseph Cossman

I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed We hold these truths to be self-evident , that all men are created equal.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

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

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

The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation

Thomas Edison

The secret of education lies in respecting the student.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are only two rules for being successful. One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it.

Mario Cuomo

You must do the things you think you cannot do.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Stopping at third base adds no more runs than striking out.

Anonymous

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

Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)

The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.

Danish Proverb

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

Anthony Robbins

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