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You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence is not an event - it is a habit.

Aristotle

Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.

Aristotle

Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion

Aristotle

It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.

Aristotle

Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.

Aristotle

Nature does nothing uselessly.

Aristotle

Happiness is a state of activity.

Aristotle

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

Aristotle

Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.

Aristotle

In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.

Aristotle

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

Aristotle

To give away money is an easy matter and in any mans power. But to decide to whom to give it, and how large, and when, and for what purpose and how, is neither in any mans power nor an easy matter

Aristotle

What is a friend ? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.

Aristotle

Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.

Aristotle

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

Aristotle

In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action

Aristotle

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

Aristotle

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

Aristotle

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It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.

Robert H. Schuller

God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.

Albert Einstein

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.

Yogi Berra

It's kind of fun to do the impossible.

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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

I am not overly impressed by the great names and reputations of those who might be trying to beat me to an invention... . Its their 'ideas' that appeal to me.

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Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.

Greg Anderson

Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.

Leo Buscaglia

Be of love a little more careful than of anything.

E.E. Cummings

May the Force be with you.

Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)

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

Soloman

A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle

Gloria Steinhem

I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.

George S. Patton

Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.

Dennis Waitley

The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.

Channing Pollock

Build a dream and the dream will build you.

Robert H. Schuller

Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.

Thomas Jefferson

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

Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.

Henry David Thoreau

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

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

Czech Proverb

Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?

Anonymous

Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?

Josh Hinds

We are born in relationship, we are wounded in relationship, and we can be healed in relationship.

Harville Hendrix

Success is never wondering what if.

Karrie Huffman

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

Jeanne Moreau

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

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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

Arnold Glasgow

More than kisses, letters mingle souls.

John Donne

The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

My experience will help, but I insist and maintain that art - true art that is - cannot be handed out. Furthermore, art is never decoration or embellishment. Instead it is a constant process of maturing.

Bruce Lee

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

Edgar Allan Poe

Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.

Thomas Edison

If you don't first handle fear and desire, and you get rich, you'll be a high pay slave.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.

Buckminster Fuller

I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.

G. K. Chesterton

The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.

Anonymous

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Mahatma Gandhi

This one step, choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.

Scott Reed

I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed We hold these truths to be self-evident , that all men are created equal.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.

Dennis Waitley

Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.

Zig Ziglar

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

Samuel Johnson

Our intentions create our reality.

Wayne W. Dyer

The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.

Thomas J. Watson

One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.

C. T. Davis

I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.

Robert Southey

Commit yourself to a dream... Nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.

Brian Tracy

I have noticed that folks are generally about as happy as they make up their minds to be.

Abraham Lincoln

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.

Henry David Thoreau

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

Albert Einstein

If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.

Martin Luther King Jr.

I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,

Oscar Madison, F (1968)

The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.

Pearl Bailey

Learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.

Maya Angelou

Rosebud.

Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)

Our love is here to stay.

Ira Gershwin

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

Bertrand Russell

Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.

Bernice Johnson Reagon

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

Winston Churchill

The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.

Thomas Edison

Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.

W. Clement Stone

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

In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.

Albert Careb

Those who work at a thing heart and soul not only achieve success in it but through their absorption in that they also realize the supreme truth - brahman. Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god.

Swami Vivekananda

God doesn't make junk.

Unknown

The miracle power that elevates the few is to be found in their industry, application and perseverance, under the promptings of a brave determined spirit.

Mark Twain

You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.

Susan Podziba

I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.

Winston Churchill

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.

Helen Keller

Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''

Robert H. Schuller

If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse

Unknown

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

Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary listener does not hear. quotes

Thomas Jefferson

Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

Find the good -- and praise it.

Alex Haley

Living a life of integrity is one of the greatest missions we can undertake.

Greg Anderson

When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.

La Rochefoucauld

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

What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !

Taako

If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.

Indira Gandhi

I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?

Rita, Cameraman (1982)

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

Never spend your money before you have it.

Thomas Jefferson

All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood ; if they are not, they are not great truths.

Napoleon Hill

The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.

C.S. Lewis

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

Anzia Yezierska

They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.

Latin Proverb

Every human heart is human.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.

Greg Henry Quinn

Ideals serve well as our guides. They are like beacons on a journey , they do not permit us to tarry, as though our goal and rest were already contained in them.

Karl Jaspers

Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.

Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)

The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.

Zen Proverb