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Anne Mackay Thompson

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If you face a delicate situation, don't go into it wearing your spurs or you'll rip it apart. Instead, dress for the occasion. Cloak yourself in diplomacy. Vest yourself with wisdom, and wear a smile.

Anne Mackay Thompson

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We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.

Earl Nightingale

It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.

Louis Kossuth

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

Winston Churchill

Live life to the fullest.

Robert Louis Stevenson

You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.

Colette

Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.

Harvey Mackay

Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.

Tacitus

Look at every situation as if you were in the future and you were looking back on it.

General Peter Schoomaker

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

Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.

La Rouchefoucauld

Some people enter our lives and leave almost instantly. Others stay, and forge such an impression on our heart and soul, we are changed forever.

Unknown

Came but for friendship, and took away love.

Thomas Moore

Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?

Richard Bach

Now is the time. Needs are great, but your possibilities are greater.

Bill Blackman

To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself : First, what could I do ? Second, what could I read ? And third, who could I ask ?

Jim Rohn

There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.

Arthur C. Clarke

Flowing blood is proof that you're alive, if it's for the sake of those you love

Makaino Kouji

If you face a delicate situation, don't go into it wearing your spurs or you'll rip it apart. Instead, dress for the occasion. Cloak yourself in diplomacy. Vest yourself with wisdom, and wear a smile.

Anne Mackay Thompson

In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.

Dalai Lama

Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.

Virgil

The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.

Samuel Johnson

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

Lucy Larcom

I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.

Thomas Edison

A healthy outside starts from the inside

Robert Urich

Look, Daddy. Teacher says, Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.

Zuzu Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.

Alvin Toffler

Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.

Karen Casey

Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.

The Wizard of Oz

The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.

Erma Bombeck

Give me a place to stand and I will move the earth.

Aristotle

Each day I love you more, today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.

Rosemonde Gerard

It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is to not make the attempt.

Suellen Fried

Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.

Anonymous

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

Jim Rohn

Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.

Czech Proverb

Only those who do nothing at all make no mistakes but that would be a mistake.

Anonymous

Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.

Anonymous

Remember when you see a man at the top of a mountain, he didn't fall there.

Anonymous

We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.

Winston Churchill

Love is smiling on the inside and out.

Jennifer Wilson

The only abnormality is the incapacity to love.

Anais Nin

There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.

Red Cloud

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

Charles Morgan

Love is a fruit in season at all times.

Mother Theresa

Indecision is the thief of opportunity.

Jim Rohn

This is the true joy the being used for a purpose recognized as a might one.

George Bernard Shaw

Leaders are people who are able to express themselves fully, they know who they are, what their strengths and weaknesses are, and how to fully deploy their strengths and compensate for their weaknesses. They also know what they want, why they want it, and how to communicate what they want to others, in order to gain compensation and support. Finally, they know how to achieve their goals. The key to full self-expression is understanding one's self and the world, and the key to understanding is learning -- from one's own life and experience.

Warren Bennis

Change your thoughts, change your life.

James Allen

Find and use your passion, and you'll have a great career. Don't do it, you won't. It's as simple as that.

Larry Smith

Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.

Mark Victor Hansen

Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.

Benjamin Disraeli

One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life , that word is love.

Sophocles

The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.

Arnold Glasgow

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

Jeff Valdez

What a dump.

Rosa Moline, Beyond The Forest (1949)

If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.

Margaret Thatcher

A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.

General Douglas MacArthur

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

It is always your next move.

Napoleon Hill

Into the house where joy lives, happiness will gladly come.

Japanese Proverb

Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.

Mother Theresa

That first peak is the best place to pause and look back, to see if you took the easiest route, to learn the lessons from the first climb. And it is the best place to examine the terrain ahead, to change your plans and goals, to take a deep breath and begin climbing again.

Michael Johnson

The greatest humiliation in life is to work hard on something from which you expect appreciation, and then fail to get it.

Edgar Watson Howe

Our life is what it is as a result of how we think.

George DeVack

Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.

Winston Churchill

It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.

John Nesvig

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

Washington Irving

Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. It is not something to be waited for, but rather something to be achieved.

William Jennings Bryan

Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.

Unknown

Eddie, you're a born loser.

Bert Gordon, The Hustler (1961)

He who has great power should use it lightly.

Seneca

You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.

Michael Johnson

Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.

Stephen Covey

Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.

Charles F. Kettering

Love works in miracles every day, such as weakening the strong, and stretching the weak , making fools of the wise, and wise men of fools , favoring the passions, destroying reason, and in a word, turning everything topsy-turvy.

Marguerite De Valois

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

Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in ; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day ; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.

Paul Sweeney

The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.

Plato

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.

Hedy Lamarr

To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !

Katherine Graham

Love is a ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.

Lord Drewar

Be loyal to people in their absence. Then watch how others begin having more faith and confidence in you, because they know you won't be talking about them behind their backs.

Stephen Covey

We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.

Samuel Butler

Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give the world your best anyway.

Mother Teresa

The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck.

Anthony Robbins

The time is always right to do what is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Show me the money !

Rod Tidwell, Jerry Maguire (1996)

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.

Robert Frost

If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.

Rachel Carlson

The more you venture to live greatly, the more you will find within you what it takes to get on top of things and stay there.

Norman Vincent Peale

It is not length of life, but depth of life.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are no secrets to success it is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

Colin Powell

There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.

Somerset Maugham

It's amazing what ordinary people can do if they set out without preconceived notions.

Charles F. Kettering

I'm going to take a bath.

Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)

We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.

Earl Nightingale