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Let's not confuse hasty decisions with strength or intelligence. It's important to be decisive - after giving consideration that reflects the time you have and what's at stake.

Bill Blackman

Now is the time. Needs are great, but your possibilities are greater.

Bill Blackman

When we won't consider suggestions, we reject our own potential - but we have a right to expect people to be tactful.

Bill Blackman

Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.

Bill Blackman

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Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.

Thomas Edison

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

Swami Vivekananda

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.

Hugh Downs

Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.

Phyllis Diller

The will to prepare is more important than the will to win.

Levell Edwards

Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.

Napoleon Hill

Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.

Jim Rohn

Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.

Hubert Bonner

Life is what you make it.

Unknown

There are no gains without pains.

Adlai Stevenson

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

As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea, so different tendencies, various though they appear, crooked or straight, all lead to god.

Swami Vivekananda

Sometimes you gotta say, What the fuck.

Miles, Risky Business (1983)

Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes-- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds'--can you help others do the same.

Carlo Brumat

Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.

Danny Kaye

, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.

Anne Sophie Swetchine

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.

Robert H. Schuller

Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible - the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.

Virginia Satir

We have a problem. ''Congratulations. '' But it's a tough problem. ''Then double congratulations. ''

W. Clement Stone

Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.

Charlie Brown

Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.

Richard Bach

Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Laughing at our mistakes can lengthen our own life. Laughing at someone else's can shorten it.

Cullen Hightower

It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Lao Tzu

Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.

Carl Sandburg

Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.

Matthew 6: 34

If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''

Dale Dauten

Success doesn't come to you, you go to it.

Marva Collins

I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.

Elie Wiesel

You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.

Unknown

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.

Tommy Lasorda

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.

H.L. Mencken

If you can't accept losing, you can't win.

Vince Lombardi

My heart shall be thy garden.

Alice Meynell

The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.

Swami Vivekananda

You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.

Dennis Waitley

Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.

Robert H. Schuller

Success comes from taking the initiative and following up... persisting... eloquently expressing the depth of your love. What simple action could you take today to produce a new momentum toward success in your life ?

Anthony Robbins

Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.

Winston Churchill

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.

Henry Ford

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

Aristotle

This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.

Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.

Stephen Covey

Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Victory belongs to the most persevering.

Napoleon Bonaparte

I am not overly impressed by the great names and reputations of those who might be trying to beat me to an invention... . Its their 'ideas' that appeal to me.

Thomas Edison

I won't be ignored, Dan !

Alex Forrest, Fatal Attraction (1987)

Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.

John Wooden

Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.

Aristotle

There is no luck except where there is discipline.

Irish Proverb

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

Edgar Allan Poe

There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.

Logan Pearsall Smith

How different our lives are when we really know what is deeply important to us, and keeping that picture in mind, we manage ourselves each day to be and to do what really matters most.

Stephen Covey

Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.

Earl Nightingale

That which does not kill you makes you stronger.

Neitzsche

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.

Richard Bach

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

Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.

Harvey Mackay

A strong person and a waterfall always channel their own path.

Anonymous

No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.

Napoleon Hill

It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.

Vince Lombardi

Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.

Mark Twain

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

Unknown

Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.

Dan Stanford

Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.

Robert Browning

We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I light my candle from their torches.

Robert Burton

When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.

Albert Einstein

A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.

Harvey Mackay

If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.

Napoleon Hill

Ask and you shall receive, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened unto you.

Bible

Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.

Jeanne Moreau

If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.

Dale Carnegie

Life is but a moment, death also is but another.

Robert H. Schuller

People are where they are because that's exactly where they really want to be. . . whether they'll admit that or not

Earl Nightingale

I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.

Albert Einstein

Time is the great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all of it's students.

Hector Berlioz

Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise.

Leo Buscaglia

Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?

Frances Marion

Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.

King Mongkut, The King And (1956)

Wisdom is knowing what to do next.

David Starr Jordan

Those who work at a thing heart and soul not only achieve success in it but through their absorption in that they also realize the supreme truth - brahman. Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god.

Swami Vivekananda

Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them, a desire, a dream, a vision.

Muhammad Ali

One of the strongest motives that lead men to art and science is escape from everyday life with its painful crudity and hopeless dreariness, from the fetters of one's own ever-shifting desires. A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought.

Albert Einstein

Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.

Robert H. Schuller

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

Soren Kierkegaard

Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.

Jim Rohn

Most people are about as happy as they make up their mind to be.

Abraham Lincoln

There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.

Anonymous

You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.

Jim Rohn

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

Jonathan Winters

The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.

God, Oh God (1977)

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

William Arthur Ward

The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.

Pearl Bailey

If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.

Lucy Larcom

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

Winston Churchill