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

Arthur Ashe

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The older I grow, the more everything seems to me to lie in manliness. This is my new gospel.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Annie Dillard

You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.

Earl Nightingale

History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.

Karl Marx

Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Life is a do-it yourself project.

Dennis Waitley

You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.

Napoleon Hill

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

We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.

Winston Churchill

When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is something inside all of us that yearns not for reason but for mystery, not for penetrating clear thought but for the whisperings of the irrational, not for science but for wizardry disguised as science, not for rationally founded influence but for magic.

Karl Jaspers

First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.


Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.

Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

Came but for friendship, and took away love.

Thomas Moore

A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you have n't truly decided.

Anthony Robbins

There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps.

Peter A. Cohen

The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

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

Albert Einstein

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.

Albert Einstein

It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.

Abraham Lincoln

Let us strive on to finish the work we are in

Abraham Lincoln

Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you ?

Benjamin Braddock, The Graduate (1967)

If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.

William A. Ward

Before I learned the art, a punch was just a punch, and a kick, just a kick. After I learned the art, a punch was no longer a punch, a kick, no longer a kick. Now that I understand the art, a punch is just a punch and a kick is just a kick.

Bruce Lee

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

Thomas Edison

I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.

Woody Allen

What ever you are be a good one.

Abraham Lincoln

You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.

James Baldwin

For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change

Jim Rohn

Don't quit.


You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.

Kahlil Gibran

We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.

Luciano De Crescenzo

The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.

Napoleon Hill

I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.

Mother Teresa

The sun will come up tomorrow


Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.


I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference

Mark Victor Hansen

Love is not love until love's vulnerable.

Theodore Roethke

You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.

Harold Hill

I am a great believer in luck and I find that the harder I work the more I have of it.

Thomas Jefferson

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

Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.

Charles Dickens

You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.

Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.

Latin Proverb

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


A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.

Edgar J. Mohn

Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.

Anthony Robbins

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

W. Clement Stone

But inaction itself is a kind of action, and it has consequences. Consistently and absolutely maintained, inaction would necessarily lead to swift ruin , it would be a form of suicide. A refusal to enter into the world is a refusal to meet the challenge of reality which darkly demands that I dare and find out what will happen. In my situation I bear responsibility for what occurs because I do not intervene , if I can do something and I don't do it, I am guilty of the consequences of my inaction.

Karl Jaspers

Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. Its not the hard work that kills, its the worrying that kills.

Thomas Edison

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

My mama always said, life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.

Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.


We must never be afraid to go too far, for success lies just beyond.

Marcel Proust

It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.

Vince Lombardi

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.


We are limited but we can push back the borders of our limitations.

Stephen Covey

Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.

Mark Twain

The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.

Victor Hugo

He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.


Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving ; they make mistakes, but they do not quit.

Conrad Hilton

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.

H.L. Mencken

Who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one.

Japanese Proverb

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.

Roger Smith

Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first.


Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1990)

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

Know thyself.


Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.

Thomas Jefferson

Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.

Samuel Johnson

If you don't learn from your mistakes, there's no sense making them.


Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.


Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.

Emma Lazarus

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

Love is a fruit in season at all times.

Mother Theresa

The course of true love never did run smooth.


To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.

Edward Bulwer Lytton

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success.

Albert Schweitzer

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

H. H. Vreeland

One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.

Edwin Arnold

I ain't so tough.

Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)

His eyes have made love to me all evening.

Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)

I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.

David O. McKay

Tough times never last but tough people do.

Robert Schuller

We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.

Anthony Robbins

Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.


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

Conrad Hilton

The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.

Mark Twain

Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.


I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.

William Shakespeare

A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.

Albert Einstein

If you can dream it, you can do it.

Walt Disney

Never say die.


Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

Abraham Lincoln

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

The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.

God, Oh God (1977)