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Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.

Bill Cosby

I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.

Bill Cosby

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

Mother Teresa

Be of love a little more careful than of anything.

E.E. Cummings

You must do the things you think you cannot do.

Eleanor Roosevelt

The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.

Oscar Wilde

After all is said and done, there is usually more said than done.

Anonymous

Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.

Stephen Covey

Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.

Christina Rossetti

A good general not only sees the way to victory , he also knows when victory is impossible.

Polybius

When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!

Larry the Cable Guy

Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.

Helen Keller

Mama, face it. I was the slut of all time.

Gloria Wandrous, Butterfield 8 (1932)

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

If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.

Abraham Maslow

Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.

Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)

The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.

Jonathan Swift

It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.

Samuel Butler

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

Leo Buscaglia

Happy wife, happy life.

Jeff Allen

I am the captain of my soul.

William Ernest Henley

Seduce my mind and you can have my body, find my soul and I'm yours forever.

Anonymous

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.

Henry Ford

The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.

Galatians 514

We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.

Tom Robbins

The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck.

Anthony Robbins

We are so lazy, we do not want to do anything ourselves. We want a personal god, a savior or a prophet to do everything for us. Long as we believe ourselves to be even the least different from god, fear remains with us, but when we know ourselves to be the one, fear goes, of what can we be afraid ?

Swami Vivekananda

Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.

Dale Carnegie

You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.

Zig Ziglar

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

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

William Cowper

Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up

James Baldwin

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

Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)

Warriors, come out to play !

Luther, The Warriors (1979)

For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.

Earl Nightingale

Anonymity is your friend. Hmmm.. If someone adds an item to this list without knowing who "Larry" is... Is this still a list of Larryisms?

Larry Smith

Love to faults is always blind. Always is to joy inclined, winged, and unconfined. And breaks all chains from every mind.

William Blake

They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.

Latin Proverb

Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness , it is generally the by- product of other activities.

Aldous Huxley

Happiness is a state of mind.

Unknown

Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done.

Josh Billings

Old love does not rust.

Estonian Proverb

What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Treat a man as he is and he will remain as he is. Treat a man as he can and should be and he will become as he can and should be.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

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

It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.

Napoleon Hill

Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.

Earl Nightingale

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

Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.

Albert Einstein

I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.

Thomas Jefferson

Nothing endures but change. Heraclitus Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Our life is what it is as a result of how we think.

George DeVack

Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.

Stephen Covey

A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.

Winston Churchill

I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

Albert Einstein

Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.

La Rochefoucauld

If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.

Orville Wright

Few people think more than two or three times a year. I have made an international reputation by thinking once or twice a week.

George Bernard Shaw

Whatever it takes !

Unknown

The wisest mind has something yet to learn.

George Santayana

Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Love is my religion, I could die for it.

John Keats

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

Buddha

It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.

John Nesvig

Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.

Aristotle

Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.

Duffy, Chinatown (1974)

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

Robert M. Pirsig

Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster.

William Bridges

Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.

Unknown

Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.

Stephen A. Brennan

Pretty much everything will come to him who hustles while he waits. I believe that restlessness is discontent, and discontent is merely the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.

Thomas Edison

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

Unknown

It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.

Washington Irving

An executive is a person who always decides , sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.

John H. Patterson

Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.

Brian Tracy

If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.

Leo Tolstoy

If you build it, he will come.

Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)

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

Robert Fripp

I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach, who walk their talk.

Anthony Robbins

Love like you'll never be hurt.

William Purkey

Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.

Anonymous

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

Aristotle

Rosebud.

Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)

People who are afraid to fail can never experience the joys of success.

Pete Zafra

A life lived in fear is half lived.

Anonymous

Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.

Erich Fromm

Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.

Jean Anouilh

Perfect love can not be without equality.

Scottish Proverb

One cannot think crooked and walk straight.

Anonymous

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.

Dalai Lama

Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.

Unknown

I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.

Paul McCartney

If you can't do it today, what makes you think you can do it tomorrow.

Yusuf Tara

Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, " What's in it for me ? ".

Brian Tracy

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

Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant ?

Henry David Thoreau

Come, let us make love deathless.

Herbert Trench

Bond. James Bond.

James Bond, Dr No (1962)