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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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No legacy is so rich as honesty.

William Shakespeare

In my case, self-absorption is completely justified. I have never discovered any other subject so worthy of my attention.

Waldo Lydecker, Laura (1944)

Love is like a mustard seed, planted by god and watered by men.

Muda Saint Michael

Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.

Stephen Covey

The best things in life are not things.

Unknown

Nothing is worth more than this day.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

Things do not change we change.

Henry David Thoreau

All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.

Julie Andrews

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.

Wayne Gretzky

Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.

Jim Rohn

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

Conrad Hilton

Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.

Chinese Proverb

We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.

George Bernard Shaw

The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.

Cicero

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

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

If they move, kill ' em.

Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)

That'll do, pig. That'll do.

Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)

It is the marriage of the soul with Nature that makes the intellect fruitful, and gives birth to imagination.

Henry David Thoreau

The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.

Plato

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

T. Dufek

I always try to turn my personal struggles into something helpful for others.

Henri Nouwen

Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.

William Feather

I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.

Alice Walker

And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.

Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)

It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.

William Carlos Williams

Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.

Helen Keller

Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.

Swami Vivekananda

Changes in life are not only possible and predictable, but to deny them is to be an accomplice to one's own unnecessary vegetation.

Gail Sheehy

Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.

Mother Theresa

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

Eva Gabor

If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.

Myrtle Reed

Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.

Joan Crawford

Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.

James Dean

The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.

Winston Churchill

Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement

W. Clement Stone

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

George S. Patton

Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting ; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.

Zig Ziglar

Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose -- a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.

Mary Shelley

Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.

Marsha Sinetar

The pellet with the poison's in the vessel with the pestle. The chalice from the palace has the brew that is true.

Hubert Hawkins, The Court Jester (1956)

Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.

Vaclav Havel

Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

Thomas Jefferson

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.

Lao Tzu

Can you dig it ?

Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)

Results come from constantly applying what you know, not just knowing.

John P. Strelecky

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

Helen Keller

Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.

Audrey Hepburn

You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.

Brian Tracy

I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.

Kyle Schmidt

If you want a do-right woman, you have to be a do-right man

Aretha Franklin

Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.

Karl G. Maeser

Plan your progress carefully , hour-by hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the wellsprings of your power. Planning for happiness is rarely successful. Happiness just happens.

Robert Half

The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.

Dale E. Turner

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

Roses are red, Violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.

Unknown

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

Helen Keller

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

Anonymous

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The only guide to man is his conscience , the only shield to his memory is the rectitude and sincerity of his actions. It is very imprudent to walk through life without this shield, because we are so often mocked by the failure of our hopes and the upsetting of our calculations, but with this shield, however the fates may play, we march always in the ranks of honor.

Winston Churchill

Hunker down.

Unknown

I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.

Winston Churchill

Love is my religion, I could die for it.

John Keats

Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.

Satchel Paige

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.

Darrell Royal

Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The handgun would not be my choice of weapon if I knew I was going to a fight. ...I'd choose a rifle, a shotgun, an RPG or an atomic bomb instead.

Clint Smith

Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.

Morrie Schwarz

We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.

Norman Vincent Peale

Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.

Dennis Waitley

Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Only when all contribute their firewood can they build up a strong fire.

Chinese Proverb

I'll have what she's having.

Customer, When Harry Met Sally (1989)

What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.

Proverb

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.

Harrison Ford

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

Zig Ziglar

The true way to soften one's troubles is to solace those of others.

Madame De Maintenon

Ideas without action are worthless.

Harvey Mackay

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.

Zig Ziglar

If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

Never give an order that can't be obeyed.

General Douglas MacArthur

This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.

Muriel Spark

Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.

Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)

Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.

Norman Vincent Peale

He who stops being better stops being good.

Oliver Cromwell

Must you flirt ?

Ninotchka, Leon (1939)

There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.

William George Jordan

Make no mistake, my friend, it takes more than money to make men rich.

A. P. Gouthey

Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Made it, Ma! Top of the world!

Arthur 'Cody' Jarrett, White Heat (1949)

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.

Henry David Thoreau

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

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

Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.

Immanuel Kant

There is always room for those who can be relied upon to delivery the goods when they say they will.

Napoleon Hill

Success in life has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas