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If I had never met him, I would have dreamed him into being.

Anzia Yezierska

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And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

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Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

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

Mother Teresa

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

Norman Vincent Peale

We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.

Malcolm Gladwell

People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest.

George Matthew Allen

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

What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert H. Schuller

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

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The gem can not be polished without friction, nor man be perfected without trials.

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Let not a man guard his dignity, but let his dignity guard him.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.

Aristotle

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.

Albert Einstein

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

He who hesitates is lost !

Proverb

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

Every shot you don't take is a guaranteed miss.

Richard Saunders

Success in the affairs of life often serves to hide one's abilities, whereas adversity frequently gives one an opportunity to discover them.

Horace

Romanticism is not just a mode, it literally eats into every life. Women will never get rid of just waiting for the right man.

Anita Brookner

Either you run the day or the day runs you.

Jim Rohn

I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told.

Dale Carnegie

I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.

Mother Theresa

Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.

Vince Lombardi

Life is a do-it yourself project.

Dennis Waitley

Along with trustworthiness, consistency is the thing to look for when you surround yourself with people who can help you on your quest.

Michael Johnson

Luck is when opportunity knocks, and you answer.

Anonymous

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

Frederick Douglass

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

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

You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.

Irish Proverb

The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease.

Thomas Edison

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

Tom Peters

When I've heard all I need to make a decision, I don't take a vote. I make a decision.

Ronald Reagan

If you can't do it today, what makes you think you can do it tomorrow.

Yusuf Tara

Begin with the end in mind.

Stephen Covey

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

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

Sydney Harris

Service is the rent we pay to be living. It is the very purpose of life and not something you do in your spare time.

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If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.

Swami Vivekananda

Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.

George Catlin

The successful man is the average man, focused.

Anonymous

Love is a game that two can play and both win.

Eva Gabor

To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.

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The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.

Vince Lombardi

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

Unknown

All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination

Earl Nightingale

We more frequently fail to face the right problem than fail to solve the problem we face.

Anonymous

You must take personal responsibility. You can not change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.

Jim Rohn

From what we get, we can make a living, what we give, however makes a life.

Arthur Ashe

Change comes from within.

Unknown

Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !

President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

John Quincy Adams

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The glue that holds all relationships together -- including the relationship between the leader and the led is trust, and trust is based on integrity.

Brian Tracy

I wish you enough rain to appreciate the sun more.

Unknown

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

Corinthians

It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, a day to love them and a lifetime to forget them.

Anonymous

Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.

Kahlil Gibran

Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.

Christina Rossetti

It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.

Steve Martin

Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.

Seneca

It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.

Zig Ziglar

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

Robert Half

Our love is here to stay.

Ira Gershwin

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

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

All of the subjects that I've chosen have had to do with isolation. ... The whole idea of [people] gathering ... doesn't really appeal to me.

Glenn Gould

As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Nelson Mandela

All-righty then !

Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)

There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.

Narrator, The Naked City (1948)

People who worked with me or knew me still called me the 'world's fastest human' because I almost never stopped. I'd found that I could get more done with no regular job or regular hours at all, but by being on my own, flying to speak here, help with a public relations campaign for some client there, tape my regular jazz radio show one morning at 5:00 a.m. before leaving on a plane for another city or another continent three hours later to preside over a major sporting event.

Jesse Owens

Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.

T. Dufek

No man can stand on top because he is put there.

H. H. Vreeland

Every hero becomes a bore at last.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

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

Shelley Long

You can not do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.

Rumi

You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?

Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)

What can be said but not practiced is better not said. What can be practiced but not spoken of is better not done.

Baiyun

There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he doesn't mind who gets the credit.

Robert Woodruff

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

Peter F. Drucker

The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.

Albert Einstein

"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."

Samuel Johnson

Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.

George S. Patton

If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.

Bernard Haldane

An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast, a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.

Buddha

Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.

Mike Wickett

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

Winston Churchill

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.

Dale Carnegie

It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.

Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)

It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Elbert Hubbard

The doctor should be opaque to his patients, and like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.

Sigmund Freud

I have seen so many of these, and lived with them, and travelled with them, and oftentimes felt as if I should starve to death on an equal allowance, that I am fully convinced I am correct in saying that the North American Indians, taking them in the aggregate, even where they have an abundance to subsist on, eat less than any civilized population of equal numbers, that I have ever travelled amongst.

George Catlin

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)

I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

Albert Einstein

It takes a great deal of character strength to apologize quickly out of one's heart rather than out of pity. A person must possess himself and have a deep sense of security in fundamental principles and values in order to genuinely apologize.

Stephen Covey

Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.

Brian Tracy