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Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.

Archimedes

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Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

Demosthenes

If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''

Dale Dauten

Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.

Henry Ward Beecher

My heart is ever at your service.

Shakespeare

Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.

John Keats

Love may make the world go around, but it's laughter that keeps us from getting dizzy.

Donald Zochert

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

It's like, I became such a good person, I almost forgot... I'm a world class liar, baby !

Taako

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

What we can or can not do, what we consider possible or impossible, is rarely a function of our true capability. It is more likely a function of our beliefs about who we are.

Anthony Robbins

Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.

Edmund Burke

No matter where you go, there you are.

Steven Wright

Our life is what our thoughts make it.

Marcus Aurelius

Houston, we have a problem.

Jim Lovell, Apollo 13 (1944)

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.

Jean Anouilh

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream.

Mark Twain

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

Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.

Emily Dickinson

Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.

Julia H. Gulliver

Shane ! Shane ! Come back !

Joey Starrett, Shane (1953)

Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.

Art Fry

You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.

Maya Angelou

When people are like each other they tend to like each other.

Anthony Robbins

The worst thing you can try to do is cling to something that is gone, or to recreate it.

Johnette Napolitano

Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.

Sarah Bernhardt

You think I'm licked. You all think I'm licked. Well, I'm not licked. And I'm going to stay right here and fight for this lost cause. Even if this room gets filled with lies like these, and the taylors and all their armies come marching into this place.

Jefferson Smith, Mr Smith Goes To Washington (1939)

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.

Alexander Smith

Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.

Mary Baker Eddy

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.

Conrad Hilton

A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.

Chinese Proverb

My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

Abraham Lincoln

How do you live ?

Helen, James Allen (1932)

For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.

Judy Garland

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

Charles A. Beard

Success is achieved by those who try and keep trying with a positive mental attitude.

W. Clement Stone

You talkin to me ?

Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)

The search for someone to blame is always successful.

Robert Half

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.

Dale Carnegie

When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Well done is better than well said.

Benjamin Franklin

To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.

Robert H. Schuller

Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.

Winston Churchill

You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.

Tom Hannah

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

Mark Twain

People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.

Swami Vivekananda

I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.

Henry Ward Beecher

Real love stories never have endings.

Richard Bach

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

Persian Proverb

Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.

Thomas Jefferson

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

Aristotle

It takes a whole village to raise a child.

African Proverb

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

Sigmund Freud

The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.

Publilius Syrus

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.

Unknown

Anyone who thinks the sky is the limit, has limited imagination.

Anonymous

To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.

Hugh Prather

Good fortune and bad are equally necessary to man, to fit him to meet the contingencies of this life.

French Proverb

Reflection doesn't take anything away from decisiveness, from being a person of action. In fact, it generates the inner toughness that you need to be an effective person of action -- to be a leader. Think of leadership as some of two vectors competence: (your specialty, your skills, your know-howl) and authenticity: (your identity, your character, your attitude) .

Peter Koestenbaum

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.

Ghanaian Proverb

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Confucius

If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.

Orville Wright

A way of life can not be successful so long as it is mere intellectual conviction. It must be deeply felt, deeply believed, dominant even in dreams.

Bertrand Russell

It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.

Anthony Robbins

All work is empty save when there is love.

Kahlil Gibran

By doing well the duty which is nearest to us, the duty which is in our hands, we make ourselves stronger.

Swami Vivekananda

You do not pay the price of success, you enjoy the price of success.

Zig Ziglar

Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.

Jacques Barzun

Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.

Afghan Proverb

Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer. If you're signed up for a season, see it through. You don't have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through.

Jim Rohn

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

Gilda, Gilda (1946)

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.

Plato

Don't go through life, grow through life.

Eric Butterworth

I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.

Albert Einstein

Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded or how much you have.

Oprah Winfrey

If a man does only what is required of him, he is a slave. If a man does more than is required of him, he is a free man.

Chinese Proverb

Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.

Michael Jordan

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

George S. Patton

And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.

Kahlil Gibran

I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

Theodore Roosevelt

Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

An obstacle is often a stepping stone.

Prescott

I make wine at home. I make it out of raisins so that it will be aged automatically.

Steven Wright

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

Ingrid Bergman

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

Luna Schlosser, Miles Monroe (1973)

Build a dream and the dream will build you.

Robert H. Schuller

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

Thomas Jefferson

You can not plough a field by turning it over in your mind.

Unattributed

Just because you make a mistake doesnt mean you are a mistake.

Georgette Mosbacher

Sometimes you gotta create what you want to be a part of.

Geri Weitzman

Help me ! Help me !

Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)

Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.

Albert Einstein

Self-knowledge is the basis of JKD because it is effective, not only for the individuals martial art, but also for his life as a human being.

Bruce Lee

Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.

Ron Wild