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Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.

Assyrian Proverb

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To ask the hard question is simple.

W.H. Auden

We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.

Oscar Wilde

May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love.

L.O. Baird

When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.

Helen Keller

I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.

Helen Keller

You must think of failure and defeat as the spring boards to new achievements, and to the next level of accomplishment.

Les Brown

If there is one word that you find coming out like a bomb from the upanishads, bursting like a bombshell upon masses of ignorance, it is the word fearlessness.

Swami Vivekananda

Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.

Napoleon Hill

Do first things first, and second things not at all.

Peter F. Drucker

Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?

Cicero

Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.

Will Rogers

Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!

Larry the Cable Guy

Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.

Booker T. Washington

Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.

David Lloyd George

A teacher, a really good teacher, is never a giver of truth; he is a guide, a pointer to truth. Therefore, a good teacher, or, more appropriately, a guide, studies each student individually and helps to awaken the student to explore himself, both internally and externally, and ultimately to integrate himself with his being. All in all, a teacher acts as a catalyst, and not only must he have a tremendous understanding; he must also possess a sensitive mind with great flexibility and adaptability.

Bruce Lee

People who are afraid to fail can never experience the joys of success.

Pete Zafra

It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.

Bruce Lee

We are not human beings having a spiritual experience, we are spiritual beings having a human experience.

Pierre Teilhard De Chardin

Love is made by two people, in different kinds of solitude. It can be in a crowd, but in an oblivious crowd.

Louis Aragon

Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible.

Mother Teresa

The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.

W. Beran Wolfe

Look back on times of adversity with hope for the future, not regret for the past. Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

People will exercise great effort and creativity to make our plan work, and sometimes expend just as much effort and creativity to make your plan fail.

Bob Klas

Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.

Samuel Johnson

The calla lilies are in bloom again.

Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)

I do not believe in styles anymore. I do not believe that there is such a thing as the Chinese way of fighting or the Japanese way of fighting, or any other way of fighting, because unless a human being has three arms and four legs, there can be no different form of fighting. To me, ultimately, martial art means honestly expressing yourself.

Bruce Lee

Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !

Gold Hat, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)

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

Luna Schlosser, Miles Monroe (1973)

Security is a kind of death.

Tennessee Williams

A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.

Jerome Cummings

The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.

John Ruskin

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.

Anonymous

Every ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right.

Aldous Huxley

The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.

Alvin Toffler

If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost , that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.

Henry David Thoreau

They're called boobs, Ed.

Erin Brockovich, Erin Brockovich (2000)

Whatever it takes !

Unknown

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.

James Oppenheim

In order to grasp the reality, we must see the possibilities. In the present, a formulation of the possibilities is the area in which I gain uncertainty concerning what I decide, without a vision of the possibilities, I act blindly, only a knowledge of the possibilities enables me to know what I am actually doing.

Karl Jaspers

The best things in life are not things.

Unknown

Be like a postage stamp. Stick to it until you get there.

Harvey Mackay

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

Conrad Hilton

Look, Daddy. Teacher says, Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.

Zuzu Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.

Anton Chekhov

It means a great deal to those who are oppressed to know that they are not alone. And never let anyone tell you that what you are doing is insignificant. Bishop

Desmond Tutu

Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.

Woodrow Wilson

Talent is formed in solitude, character in the bustle of the world.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

Albert Einstein

I love you - those three words have my life in them.

Alexandrea

Every cloud has a silver lining.

Proverb

You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.

Zig Ziglar

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

Anzia Yezierska

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - It goes on.

Robert Frost

There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.

Emmanuel Teney

The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.

Abraham Lincoln

Leadership is a secret ingredient that goes into failure. But it's only kept a secret from the person who fails.

Robert Half

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.

Truman Capote

Do you like scary movies ?

Ghostface, Scream (1996)

My parents told me that I could do and be anything I really wanted. I believed them.

Molly McDonald

The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.

Leo Rosten

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

O, there is nothing holier, in this life of ours, than the first consciousness of love, the first fluttering of its silken wings.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.

Thomas Jefferson

When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.

W. Clement Stone

Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.

Swami Vivekananda

Elementary, my dear Watson.

Sherlock Holmes, The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes (1939)

For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice. No paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.

John Burroughs

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!

Jim Ryun

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

Thomas Jefferson

Anything that makes you weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.

Swami Vivekananda

Whenever your present situation, I assure you that you are not your habits. You can replace old patterns of self-defeating behavior with new patterns, new habits of the effectiveness, happiness, and trust-based relationships.

Stephen Covey

Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal.

Albert Einstein

If you're going through hell, keep going.

Winston Churchill

I'm an excellent driver.

Raymond Babbitt, Rain Man (1988)

Don't quit.

Unknown

All love is sweet, given or returned.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.

Bill Cosby

Don't think it, ink it.

Mark Victor Hansen

The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.

Thomas Jefferson

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.

Goethe

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

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

Latin Proverb

The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.

John Maxwell

Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''

E.M. Kelly

You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.

Shira Tehrani

In imagination, there's no limitation.

Mark Victor Hansen

Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.

Napolean Hill

No man is happy who does not think himself so.

Publilius Syrus

Here's looking at you, kid.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.

Robert M. Pirsig

There is a great man who makes every man feels small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.

G. K. Chesterton

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

Malcolm Forbes

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.

Swami Vivekananda

Love is not selfish.

Corinthians

Concentration of wealth and power has been built upon other people's money, other people's business, other people's labor. Under this concentration, independent business has been a menace to American society.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.

George Herbert

The buck stops here.

Harry Truman

You see, in life, lots of people know what to do, but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough ! You must take action.

Anthony Robbins