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

Ben Oliver

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To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.

W. Clement Stone

A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.

Fried Green Tomatoes

You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.

J.S. Knox

If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.

Unknown

Hoke, you're my best friend.

Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)

There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.

David Mahoney

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

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

Dale Carnegie

Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.

Thomas J. Watson

He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Most ball games are lost, not won.

Casey Stengel

I maintained my edge by always being a student, you will always have something new to learn.

Jackie Joyner Kersee

Eddie, you're a born loser.

Bert Gordon, The Hustler (1961)

There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.

Winston Churchill

To ask the hard question is simple.

W.H. Auden

Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.

Brian Tracy

Ideas without action are worthless.

Harvey Mackay

Begin with the end in mind.

Stephen Covey

Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.

Ernest Hemingway

I am both pleased but astonished by the fact that mankind has not yet begun to use all the means and devices that are available for destruction. I hope that such weapons are never manufactured in quantity.

Thomas Edison

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

Greg Anderson

Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.

Eli Cohen

There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.

Norman Vincent Peale

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.

Robert H. Goddard

Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.

Mother Teresa

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David Riklan

A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.

Anonymous

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

Thomas Edison

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

Abraham Lincoln

If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.

Lynda Barry

Love like there is no tomorrow.

Unknown

The "Inside-Out" approach to personal and self , even more fundamentally, to start with the most inside part of self - with your paradigms, your character, and your motives. The inside-out approach says that private victories precede public victories, that making and keeping promises to ourselves precedes making and keeping promises to others. It says it is futile to put personality ahead of character, to try to improve relationships with others before improving ourselves.

Stephen Covey

The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you'll make one.

Elbert Hubbard

One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus ; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.

Anthony Robbins

Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.

Jacques Barzun

Be strong ! You talk of ghosts and devils. We are the living devils. The sign of life is strength and growth. The sign of death is weakness. Whatever is weak, avoid ! It is death. If it is strength, go down into hell and get hold of it ! There is salvation only for the brave. "None but the brave deserves the fair". None but the bravest deserves salvation.

Swami Vivekananda

Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.

Unknown

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

Dennis Waitley

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

Earl Nightingale

To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.

Charles A. Lindbergh

Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.

Marianne Williamson

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

Thomas Jefferson

Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.

Christy Borgeld

Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.

Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)

When I've heard all I need to make a decision, I don't take a vote. I make a decision.

Ronald Reagan

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.

Vince Lombardi

Love does not conquer all things, but it does set all things right.

Unknown

Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.

Thomas Edison

Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.

Anonymous

You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.

Anonymous

To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.

Bunker Hunt

I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.

Thomas Jefferson

Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.

Dale Carnegie

Am I motivated by what I really want out of life or am I mass-motivated ?

Earl Nightingale

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

Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.

Ashley Brilliant

An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.

Caroline L. Gascoigne

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

Albert Careb

If you wanna call me that, smile.

The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)

We loved with a love that was more than love.

Edgar Allan Poe

Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.

Thomas Jefferson

Some say you have to use your five best players, but I found out you win with the five that fit together best as a team

Red Auerbach

Love is a moment that lasts forever.

Julie Wittey

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

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Romance is the fuel that keeps love burning hot.

Rusty Silvey

Wherever there is danger, there lurks opportunity ; whenever there is opportunity, there lurks danger. The two are inseparable. They go together.

Earl Nightingale

Leaders are people who are able to express themselves fully, they know who they are, what their strengths and weaknesses are, and how to fully deploy their strengths and compensate for their weaknesses. They also know what they want, why they want it, and how to communicate what they want to others, in order to gain compensation and support. Finally, they know how to achieve their goals. The key to full self-expression is understanding one's self and the world, and the key to understanding is learning -- from one's own life and experience.

Warren Bennis

People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.

Harvey Mackay

In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.

Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)

I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.

Albert Einstein

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

Bernard Haldane

A leader is a dealer in hope.

Napoleon Bonaparte

I was born when she kissed me. I died when she left me. I lived a few weeks while she loved me.

Dixon Steele, In A Lonely Place (1950)

Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King Jr.

In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.

Dalai Lama

Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.

Dottie Walters

The dove is my emblem... . I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it... . I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.

Thomas Edison

Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.

Dale Carnegie

Live your life and forget your age.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Robert M. Pirsig

Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing, a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished.

Goethe

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.

Publilius Syrus

I never could have done without the habits of punctuality, order and diligence the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.

Charles Dickens

Love is the river of life in the world.

Henry Ward Beecher

The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.

Walter Bagehot

A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.

Henry David Thoreau

Love is a fruit in season at all times.

Mother Theresa

Opportunities multiply as they are seized.

Sun Tzu

Change yourself, change your fortunes.

Portuguese Proverb

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

Aristotle

The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.

Anatole France

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

Mark Twain

The man who lives without conflict, who lives with beauty and love, is not frightened of death because to love is to die.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.

Dale Carnegie

What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.

Isaac Bashevis

Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.

Louis Pasteur

Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it.

Thomas Jefferson

Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.

Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)