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The grand essentials of happiness are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.

Allan K. Chalmers

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The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.

Don Marquis

If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.

Leo Tolstoy

Don't quit.

Unknown

First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.

Swami Vivekananda

Stella ! Hey, Stella !

Stanley Kowalski, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.

C. T. Davis

The chances are that you have already come to believe that happiness is unattainable. But men have attained it. And they have attained it by realizing that happiness does not spring from the procuring of physical or mental pleasure, but from the development of reason and the adjustment of conduct to principles.

Arnold Bennett

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

Anthony Robbins

When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.

Bruce Lee

Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die !

Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride (1987)

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

Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

No one is so poor as an ignorant person.

Hebrew Proverb

Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.

Congolese Proverb

The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.

Vince Lombardi

I think there is something, more important than believing : Action ! The world is full of dreamers, there aren't enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision.

W. Clement Stone

You have the power to think what you want. No matter what the circumstance.

Anonymous

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.

Ingrid Bergman

On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.

Henry Drummond

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Eleanor Roosevelt

In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

You may conquer with the sword, but you are conquered by a kiss.

Daniel Heinsius

Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.

Jim Rohn

The first duty of love is to listen.

Paul Tillich

Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?

Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)

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

Sydney Harris

Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.

Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)

In the long run, we only hit what we aim at.

Henry David Thoreau

What is essential is invisible to the eyes.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.

Helen Keller

What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.

Louis L. Mann

I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.

Michael Jordan

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.

Norman Vincent Peale

I think we deserve a break.

Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)

People who exercise their embryonic freedom day after day, little by little, expand that freedom. People who do not will find that it withers until they are literally 'being lived'. They are acting out scripts written by parents, associates and society.

Stephen Covey

Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.

Douglas Jerrold

Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.

Unknown

Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.

Napoleon Hill

He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?

Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)

Rosebud.

Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)

Either you run the day or the day runs you.

Jim Rohn

Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.

Thomas Dewar

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

He who knows all the answers has not yet been asked all the questions.

Unattributed

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

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It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.

Anonymous

He who stops being better stops being good.

Oliver Cromwell

Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.

Thomas Edison

You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.

Anonymous

He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.

Benjamin Franklin

They merit more praise who know how to suffer misery than those who temper themselves in contentment.

Pietro Aretino

The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.

Anonymous

She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.

Jane Austen

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

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

Dale Carnegie

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

Unknown

It is no use saying "we are doing our best". You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.

Winston Churchill

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.

Mahatma Gandhi

The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.

Larry Smith

Love thy neighbour as thyself.

Matthew

If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.

Lucy Larcom

Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.

Norman Vincent Peale

Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.

Zig Ziglar

Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong an attachment as that from which they draw their gains.

Thomas Jefferson

If I'd been a ranch, they would've named me the Bar Nothing.

Gilda, Gilda (1946)

They call it a "Royale with Cheese".

Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)

To go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see every day, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.

Theodore H. White

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

Freaks, Freaks (1932)

Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education.

Stephen Covey

You can do anything you put your mind to.

Unknown

My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.

Swami Vivekananda

Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.

Persian Proverb

If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

Where's the rest of me ?

Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)

Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.

Anthony Robbins

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

Harvey Mackay

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

Bertrand Russell

Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.

Lou Holtz

Constant dripping hollows out a stone.

Lucretius

In order to be walked on, you have to be lying down.

Brian Weir

I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.

William Shakespeare

Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.

Stan Smith

When you study great teachers... you will learn much more from their caring and hard work than from their style.

William Glasser

Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass!

Paul J. Meyer

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

Emily P. Bissell

Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire.

William Butler Yeats

Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.

Anonymous

Faith can move mountains.

Unknown

There is only one terminal dignity, love. And the story of a love is not important, what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.

Helen Hayes

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

Elbert Hubbard

We didn't need dialogue. We had faces.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.

Rose Franken

Made it, Ma! Top of the world!

Arthur 'Cody' Jarrett, White Heat (1949)

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.

Napoleon Hill

Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.

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A time comes when you need to stop waiting for the man you want to become and start being the man you want to be.

Bruce Springsteen

The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.

Gilbert K. Chesterton