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Love is like a blazing flame, golden and full of warmth.

Ben Oliver

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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

To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.

Anthony Pagano

Change yourself, change your fortunes.

Portuguese Proverb

What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.

Samuel Johnson

He who risks and fails can be forgiven. He who never risks and never fails is a failure in his whole being.

Paul Tillich

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

Frank Lloyd Wright

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.

Abraham Lincoln

The heart that loves is always young.

Greek Proverb

Never complain about what you permit.

Mike Murdock

Happiness is a state of activity.

Aristotle

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

Aristotle

First comes thought, then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans, then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.

Napoleon Hill

If you know peace, then you thrive , if you know contentment, then you are rich.

Su Shi

What do they think I am, dumb or something ? Why, I make more money than Calvin Coolidge ! Put together !

Lina Lamont, Singin (1952)

You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.

Colette

People who exercise their embryonic freedom day after day, little by little, expand that freedom. People who do not will find that it withers until they are literally 'being lived'. They are acting out scripts written by parents, associates and society.

Stephen Covey

In Heaven the economy is run by the Germans, the French do the cooking, and the police are English. In Hell the economy is run by the French, the English do the cooking, and the police are German.

Unknown

There are few people who can manage more than their own business.

Martha Washington

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

E.M. Kelly

If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.

Jonathan Winters

Average investors are on the outside trying to look into the inside of the company or property they are investing in.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

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

Persian Proverb

Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.

Jeff Valdez

For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.

Ivan Panin

If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.

Bernard Haldane

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

Albert Einstein

There is no education like adversity.

Disraeli

Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.

Anatole France

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.

Zig Ziglar

Don't quit.

Unknown

There are only two rules for being successful. One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it.

Mario Cuomo

Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.

Napoleon Hill

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

William Arthur Ward

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.

Sandy Wilson

It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.

Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Edward Young

Build a dream and the dream will build you.

Robert H. Schuller

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William Arthur Ward

Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.

Oscar Wilde

Slow but steady wins the race.

Unknown

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

Tom Hannah

There are no mistakes, save one, the failure to learn from a mistake.

Robert Fripp

Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.

Sidney Jourard

God is merciful to those whom he sees struggling heart and soul for realization. But remain idle, without any struggle, and you will see that his grace will never come.

Swami Vivekananda

When I give a minister an order, I leave it to him to find the means to carry it out.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.

Thomas Edison

My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.

George M. Cohan, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.

Walter Winchell

Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.

Benjamin Disraeli

Great oaks from little acorns grow

Proverb

Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.

Unknown

Most of the exercise I get is from standing and walking around laboratory tables all day. I derive more benefit and entertainment from this than some of my friends and competitors get from playing games like golf.

Thomas Edison

Men spend their lives in anticipations, in determining to be vastly happy at some period when they have time. But the present time has one advantage over every otherit is our own. Past opportunities are gone, future have not come. We may lay in a stock of pleasures, as we would lay in a stock of wine , but if we defer the tasting of them too long, we shall find that both are soured by age.

Charles Caleb Colton

There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'

Carrie Fisher

First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.

Swami Vivekananda

It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.

Roy Disney

At ten years old I actually thought that the reason I was getting glasses was that I couldn't tell what my parents looked like, because every time I asked my mother to buy me something she'd say, 'What do I look like - a bank ?'

Jerry Seinfeld

Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.

David Schwartz

Positive anything is better than negative thinking.

Elbert Hubbard

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

You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.

Roy Goodman

When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.

Anonymous

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

Epictetus

The calla lilies are in bloom again.

Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)

Fear is the parent of cruelty.

J.A. Froude

All-righty then !

Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)

Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.

Laertius Diogenes

The struggle of the mind to keep itself free from every sort of bondage -- to remain curious, open, unsatiated in all its relations with nature -- is tenfold more difficult than the cultivation of a stable, satisfying point of view, but a thousandfold more precious.

Gardner Murphy

Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.

William George Jordan

Opportunities multiply as they are seized.

Sun Tzu

A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.

Woodrow Wilson

Old love does not rust.

Estonian Proverb

Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.

Alan Watts

I am the captain of my soul.

William Ernest Henley

Success is predictable.

Brian Tracy

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

There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.

George Sands

Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.

Zig Ziglar

Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.

Stephen R. Covey

A man should have any number of little aims about which he should be conscious and for which he should have names, but he should have neither name for, nor consciousness concerning, the main aim of his life.

Samuel Butler

A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.

Dennis Waitley

A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.

Anonymous

Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own mind.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.

Zig Ziglar

Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.

Jim Rohn

God is subtle but he is not malicious.

Albert Einstein

Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi

I have seen too much of the vanity of human affairs, to expect felicity from the splendid scenes of public life.

Martha Washington

Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be a revelation.

Eileen Caddy

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.

Benjamin Disraeli

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

Steven Wright

The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is progress, working together is success.

Unknown

With my brains and your looks, we could go places.

Frank Chambers, The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)