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

Anatole France

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

Anatole France

An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.

Anatole France

Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.

Anatole France

It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.

Anatole France

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

Anatole France

The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.

Anatole France

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Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.

Anton Chekhov

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.

Thich Nhat Hanh

To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.

Anonymous

The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.

Sydney J. Harris

Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.

Christy Borgeld

Say not, "I have found the truth" but rather, "I have found a truth".

Kahlil Gibran

Success leaves clues.

Jim Rohn

What hump ?

Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.

Harrison Ford

Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.

Robert H. Schuller

Don't wait for a funeral to pay a compliment. You may not make it in time.

Harvey Mackay

I am not a toy. I am a spork !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

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

Brian Tracy

You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.

Kahlil Gibran

When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.

Charles A. Beard

Anything is possible.

Unknown

Have you checked the children lately ?

Curt Duncan, When A Stranger Calls (1979)

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.

Mark Twain

Love like there is no tomorrow.

Unknown

An obstacle is often a stepping stone.

Prescott

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

Robert F. Kennedy

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

Dennis Waitley

One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.

Harvey Mackay

"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.

George P. Burnham

The only gift is a portion of thyself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up.

Norman Vincent Peale

When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions.

W. Clement Stone

This is the first day, of the rest of your life.

Unknown

I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.

David O. McKay

Houston, we have a problem.

Jim Lovell, Apollo 13 (1944)

You haven't failed until you quit trying.

Anonymous

One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you -- suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, "Well, I'll have a go, too''.

Margaret Thatcher

Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?

Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)

If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.

Peace Pilgrim

If you would create something, you must be something.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.

Robert F. Kennedy

It's kind of fun to do the impossible.

Walt Disney

Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.

Henri Frederic Amiel

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.

Dolly Parton

Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement.

Donald A. Laird

The best and most beautiful things in the world can not be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.

Casablanca

Success is never ending, failure is never final.

Dr. Robert Schuller

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.

Robert H. Schuller

Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.

Corinthians

Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.

Confucius

Work is love made manifest.

Unattributed

Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them.

Albert Einstein

There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.

William George Jordan

Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.

Swami Vivekananda

An Arabian proverb says there are four sorts of men: He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool, shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple, teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep--wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise, follow him.

Isabel Burton

In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it

Mary Norton Gordon

You think of yourself as a colored man. I think of myself as a man.

John Wade Prentice, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner (1967)

Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.

Napoleon Hill

You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.

Chinese Proverb

It's hard to believe that you haven't had sex for two hundred years.

Luna Schlosser, Miles Monroe (1973)

Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.

Jeff Valdez

In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.

Norman Vincent Peale

Yesterday ended last night. Every day is a new beginning. Learn the skill of forgetting. And move on.

Norman Vincent Peale

Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.

Hope Floats

Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves.

Albert Einstein

Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.

Bill Blackman

There is no education like adversity.

Disraeli

Be grateful to the Man you help, think of him as god. Is it not a great privilege to be allowed to worship god by helping our fellow men ?

Swami Vivekananda

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.

Zig Ziglar

Never react emotionally to criticism. Analyze yourself to determine whether it is justified. If it is, correct yourself. Otherwise, go on about your business.

Norman Vincent Peale

Bring out the gimp.

Zed, Pulp Fiction (1994)

I never did anything worth doing entirely by accident... . Almost none of my inventions came about totally by accident. They were achieved by having trained myself to endure and tolerate hard work.

Thomas Edison

Real love stories never have endings.

Richard Bach

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Oprah Winfrey

If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.

Unknown

From now on you will never be alone, even when we are separated, and even when death itself parts us, I shall remain with you.

Ladislaus Boros

More than kisses, letters mingle souls.

John Donne

Don't ask yourself what the world needs , ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.

Harold Whitman

Success is the proper utilization of failure.

Anonymous

What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

Keep the Faith.

Unknown

Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.

Katie Lusk

The test we must set for ourselves is not to march alone but to march in such a way that others will wish to join us.

Hubert Humphrey

The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.

Alan Ashley-Pitt

How far you go in life depends on you being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.

George Washington Carver

In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.

Cicero

Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.

Birke Baehr

Somebody stop me !

Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)

We'll always have Paris.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.

Aristotle

Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?

Robert Half

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.

Marianne Williamson

You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.

Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)

Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.

Dale Carnegie

If there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

My definition of success is to live your life in a way that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain - and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel a lot more pleasure than they do pain.

Anthony Robbins

Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.

Anthony Robbins

The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.

Dennis Waitley

Only by contending with challenges that seem to be beyond your strength to handle at the moment you can grow more surely toward the stars.

Brian Tracy

We are all born for love, it is the principle existence and it's only end.

Benjamin Disraeli

Woody, I know what your problem is. You're just like me. Trash !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)