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A way of life can not be successful so long as it is mere intellectual conviction. It must be deeply felt, deeply believed, dominant even in dreams.

Bertrand Russell

To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.

Bertrand Russell

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

Bertrand Russell

Love is a little haven of refuge from the world.

Bertrand Russell

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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.

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

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Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow

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When I asked god for strength He gave me difficult situations to face When I asked god for brain & brawn He gave me puzzles in life to solve When I asked god for happiness He showed me some unhappy people When I asked god for wealth He showed me how to work hard When I asked god for favors He showed me opportunities to work hard When I asked god for peace He showed me how to help others God gave me nothing I wanted He gave me everything I needed

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You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.

Robert H. Schuller

Obstacles are great incentives.

Jules Michelet

What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.

George Eliot

Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.

Deborah Whipp

The glue that holds all relationships together -- including the relationship between the leader and the led is trust, and trust is based on integrity.

Brian Tracy

No involvement, no commitment.

Stephen Covey

If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.

Gail Sheehy

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

When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up

Jim Rohn

You can not plough a field by turning it over in your mind.

Unattributed

Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.

Larry Scherwitz

Whatever good things we build end up building us.

Jim Rohn

Good morning, Vietnam !

Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)

I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.

Mark Victor Hansen

No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.

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One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.

Helen Keller

Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.

Sherry Anderson

You have enemies ? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.

Winston Churchill

The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

The list is an absolute good. The list is life.

Itzak Stern, Schindler's List (1993)

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.

Marcus Aurelius

The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.

Unknown

Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.

H. Jackson Brown

I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.

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When I hear somebody sigh, life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, compared to what ?

Sydney Harris

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

Greg Anderson

We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.

Anthony Robbins

Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.

Karen Casey

Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.

Hedy Lamarr

Strength is life, weakness is death. Expansion is life, contraction is death. Love is life, hatred is death.

Swami Vivekananda

There is no education like adversity.

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

Your talent is god's gift to you.

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Warriors, come out to play !

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Ability is sexless.

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This is a great fact : strength is life, weakness is death. Strength is felicity, life eternal, immortal , weakness is constant strain and misery, weakness is death.

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The path to success is to take massive, determined action.

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No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.

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Victory belongs to the most persevering.

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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.

Plato

He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall , but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.

Isaiah

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

Mark Twain

When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.

Abraham Lincoln

Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.

Napoleon Hill

We can only learn to love by loving.

Iris Murdoch

There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.

George Santayana

You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.

Charles Buxton

The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Harold R. McAlindon

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

Helen Keller

Act or accept.

Unknown

My experience will help, but I insist and maintain that art - true art that is - cannot be handed out. Furthermore, art is never decoration or embellishment. Instead it is a constant process of maturing.

Bruce Lee

I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for their religion. I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more. I could be martyr'd for my religion. Love is my religion. And I could die for that. I could die for you.

John Keats

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.

Les Brown

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

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

Thomas Jefferson

Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

A dream is a wish your heart makes.

The Supremes

Tonight's weather forecast - dark, with continued darkness until morning.

George Carlin

Science without religion is lame. Religion without science is blind.

Albert Einstein

Love is a butterfly, which when pursued is just beyond your grasp, but if you will sit down quietly it may alight upon you.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

It's never too late to be what you might have been.

George Eliot

Don't look back - forward, infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience - then alone can great deeds be accomplished.

Swami Vivekananda

Anything in life worth having is worth working for.

Andrew Carnegie

Talkers are no good doers.

William Shakespeare

In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.

Lee Iacocca

Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.

Maya Angelou

Equations are more important to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something for eternity.

Albert Einstein

Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?

Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)

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

Thomas Jefferson

The foundation my parents laid down with our faith continues to be my core.

Christy Borgeld

Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.

Napoleon Hill

In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action

Aristotle

Some things have to be believed to be seen.

Ralph Hodgson

Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.

Thomas Dewar

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Lao Tzu

Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire.

William Butler Yeats

People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.

John C. Maxwell

I have noticed that folks are generally about as happy as they make up their minds to be.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Alice Walker

See how nature - trees, flowers, grass - grows in silence , see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence we need silence to be able to touch souls.

Mother Teresa

Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , Wisdom is humble that she knows no more.

William Cowper

The rare individual who honestly satisfies this heart-hunger ( praise ) will hold people in the palm of his hand, and even the undertaker will be sorry when he dies.

Dale Carnegie

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Stopping at third base adds no more runs than striking out.

Anonymous

When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.

Norman Vincent Peale

Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.

Karl A. Menninger

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.

Aristotle

Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

Dwell not on the past. Use it to illustrate a point, then leave it behind. Nothing really matters except what you do now in this instant of time. From this moment onwards you can be an entirely different person, filled with love and understanding, ready with an outstretched hand, uplifted and positive in every thought and deed.

Eileen Caddy

We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.

Pogo

Love understands all languages.

Romanian Proverb