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Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it.

E.B. White

It is not our purpose to become each other , it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.

Hermann Hesse

Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.

Unattributed

Find the good -- and praise it.

Alex Haley

I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.

Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)

Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.

Janet Erskine Stuart

Love is a haunting melody that I have never mastered and I fear I never will.

William S. Burroughs

First comes thought, then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans, then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.

Napoleon Hill

Advice after the mischief is like medicine after death.

Danish Proverb

Hope springs eternal.

Alexander Pope

Positive anything is better than negative thinking.

Elbert Hubbard

It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.

Christian Nestell Bovee

The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.

Vince Lombardi

Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.

Zig Ziglar

You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.

Winston Churchill

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

Anything in life worth having is worth working for.

Andrew Carnegie

Let him that would move the world first move himself.

Socrates

Change your thoughts, change your life.

James Allen

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Success often comes to those who dare to act. It seldom goes to the timid who are ever afraid of the consequences.

Jawaharlal Nehru

Put off for one day and ten days will pass by.

Korean Proverb

There is a great man who makes every man feels small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.

G. K. Chesterton

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

Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)

Hi-Yo, Silver !

The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)

We are so lazy, we do not want to do anything ourselves. We want a personal god, a savior or a prophet to do everything for us. Long as we believe ourselves to be even the least different from god, fear remains with us, but when we know ourselves to be the one, fear goes, of what can we be afraid ?

Swami Vivekananda

Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.

Albert Einstein

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

Jim Rohn

We must all suffer one of two things : the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.

Jim Rohn

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.

Jawaharlal Nehru

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Heywood

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

Anthony Robbins

For Love is Immortality.

Emily Dickinson

Success is a journey not a destination.

Ben Sweetland

Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.

Benjamin Franklin

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.

Zig Ziglar

When I asked god for strength He gave me difficult situations to face When I asked god for brain & brawn He gave me puzzles in life to solve When I asked god for happiness He showed me some unhappy people When I asked god for wealth He showed me how to work hard When I asked god for favors He showed me opportunities to work hard When I asked god for peace He showed me how to help others God gave me nothing I wanted He gave me everything I needed

Swami Vivekananda

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

Unknown

When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Know that although in the eternal scheme of things you are small, you are also unique and irreplaceable, as are all your fellow humans everywhere in the world.

Margaret Laurence

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

Open the pod bay doors,

Dave Bowman, Hal (2001)

All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word freedom , justice , honor , duty , mercy , hope.

Winston Churchill

Well, nobody's perfect.

Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)

The stakes are too high for government to be a spectator sport.

Barbara Jordan

Encouragement is oxygen to the soul.

Harvey Mackay

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

W. Somerset Manghan

One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus ; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.

Anthony Robbins

You're my Lassie come home.

Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)

You had me at hello.

Jerry Maguire

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.

Robert H. Goddard

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

Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.

Lisa Grude

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

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

The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.

Albert Einstein

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

Virgil

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 person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.

Mohammed

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

Nothing is more validating and affirming than feeling understood. And the moment a person begins feeling understood, that person becomes far more open to influence and change.

Stephen Covey

Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.

Robert H. Schuller

A mature man is his own judge. In the end, his only form of support is being faithful to his own convictions. The advice of others may be welcomed invaluable, but it does not free him from responsibility.

Dag Hammarskjold

The more we grow in love, virtue and holiness, the more we see love, virtue and holiness outside.

Swami Vivekananda

I have seen him set fire to his wigwam and smooth over the graves of his fathers, clap his hand in silence over his mouth, and take the last look over his fair hunting ground, and turn his face in sadness to the setting sun.

George Catlin

He that has done nothing has known nothing.

Thomas Carlyle

Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !

Gold Hat, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)

It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.

Jerry Greenfield

Don't take no for an answer, never submit to failure. Do not be fobbed off with mere personal success or acceptance. You will make all kinds of mistakes, but as long as you are generous and true, and also fierce, you can not hurt the world or even seriously distress her. She was made to be wooed by youth.

Winston Churchill

The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.

Anonymous

To be in love is merely to be in a state of perpetual anesthesia. To mistake an ordinary young man for a greek god or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.

H.L. Mencken

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

Czech Proverb

You haven't failed until you quit trying.

Anonymous

Happy wife, happy life.

Jeff Allen

Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.

Jeanne Moreau

Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.

Soloman

What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.

Vince Lombardi

Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.

Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

How we spend our days is of course how we spend our lives.

Annie Dillard

Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.

Thomas Carlyle

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

George Bernard Shaw

Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you ; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.

W. Clement Stone

The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.

Jonathan Swift

Captain, it is I, Ensign Pulver, and I just threw your stinking palm tree overboard. Now, what's all this crud about no movie tonight ?

Ensign Pulver, Mister Roberts (1955)

We can do no great things. Only small things with great love.

Mother Teresa

If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.

Corinthians

If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.

Shelley Long

Love - the feeling - is a fruit of love, the verb.

Stephen Covey

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

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.

Rabindranath Tagore

Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.

Kahlil Gibran

Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

Abraham Lincoln

Surprises and reverses can serve as an incentive for great accomplishment. There are no rules here, we're just trying to accomplish something.

Thomas Edison

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

Zig Ziglar