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You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you do not try.

Beverly Sills

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We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Dottie Walters

Play for more than you can afford to lose and you will learn the game.

Winston Churchill

Don't be too timid and squeamish about your actions. All life is an experiment. The more experiments you make the better.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

I think it pisses god off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it.

Shug, The Color Purple (1985)

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

Albert Einstein

One million dollars !

Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)

The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so, but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.

Stephen Covey

Don't fear, just live right.

Neal A. Maxwell

Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.

William Shakespeare

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

Nuptial love makes mankind, friendly love perfects it, but wanton love corrupts and debases it.

Francis Bacon

Your children will become what you are, so be what you want them to be.

David Bly

All work is empty save when there is love.

Kahlil Gibran

Anybody can do just about anything with himself that he really wants to and makes up his mind to do. We are all capable of greater things than we realize.

Norman Vincent Peale

Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.

Joan Jett

Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.

John Lennon

If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.

Unknown

Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.

Albert Einstein

Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.

Confucius

The book you don't read cant help.

Jim Rohn

There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

Feel the fear and do it anyway.

Susan Jeffers

Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.

Albert Einstein

The best things in life are not things.

Unknown

I light my candle from their torches.

Robert Burton

If you judge people, you have no time to love them.

Mother Teresa

We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.

Samuel Butler

Happiness is a state of mind.

Unknown

Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.

P.A.C. de Beaumarchais

They call me Mister Tibbs !

Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)

There's always a way - if you're committed.

Anthony Robbins

Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.

Anthony Robbins

What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?

John Milton

I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.

John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)

The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.

Soren Kierkegaard

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

Lao Tzu

The broadest, and maybe the most meaningful definition of volunteering - Doing more than you have to because you want to, in a cause you consider good.

Ivan Scheier

The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.

Napoleon Hill

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

E.M. Kelly

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David Riklan

For hope is but the dream of those that wake.

Matthew Prior

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.

Zig Ziglar

For with god all things are possible.

Bible

Above all to thine own self be true.

William Shakespeare

Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.

William Shakespeare

Here's looking at you, kid.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.

David McCullough Reason

It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.

Winston Churchill

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

Thomas Edison

Your self-beliefs either support or undermine you.

Marsha Sinetar

The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.

Carl Jung

The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.

Erma Bombeck

You had me at "hello".

Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire (1996)

Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.

T. Howell

After every happiness comes misery, they may be far apart or near. The more advanced the soul, the more quickly does one follow the other. What we want is neither happiness nor misery. Both make us forget our true nature, both are chains -- one iron, one gold , behind both is the Atman, who knows neither happiness nor misery. These are states, and states must ever change , but the nature of the atman is bliss, peace, unchanging. We have not to get it, we have it, only wash away the dross and see it.

Swami Vivekananda

Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.

Elinor Glyn

Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.

Art Linkletter

Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.

Abraham Lincoln

We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.

Stephen Covey

Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?

Anonymous

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

Love is strong yet delicate. It can be broken. To truly love is to understand this. To be in love is to respect this.

Stephen Packer

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.

Margaret Thatcher

To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !

Katherine Graham

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Peter F. Drucker

Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.

Elbert Hubbard

Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.

Stephen Covey

If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.

Abraham Lincoln

When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.

Unknown

Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them.

Albert Einstein

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

Bertrand Russell

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

George Herbert

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

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.

Lee Iacocca

Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.

William Curry

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.

Swami Vivekananda

Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?

Richard Bach

Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.

Edmund Burke

There is no education like adversity.

Disraeli

Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.

Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)

War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.

Napoleon Hill

Houston, we have a problem.

Jim Lovell, Apollo 13 (1944)

Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.

Confucius

Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.

Albert Einstein

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

John Davidson Rockefeller

We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.

Traditional Proverb

Sanctuary !

Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)

Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter can not understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.

Albert Einstein

Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.

Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.

Ambrose Redmoon

To me, at least the way that I teach it, all types of knowledge ultimately means self-knowledge. So, therefore they're coming in and asking me to teach them not so much how to defend themselves or how to do somebody in. Rather, they want to learn to express themselves through some movement, be it anger, be it determination or whatever. So, in other words, they're paying me to show them, in combative form, the art of expressing the human body.

Bruce Lee