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Bill Jensen

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You may conquer with the sword, but you are conquered by a kiss.

Daniel Heinsius

Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.

La Rouchefoucauld

Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.

John Keats

My heart is ever at your service.

Shakespeare

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

Jackie Joyner Kersee

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

Robert T. Kiyosaki

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

Earl Nightingale

Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.

Tacitus

Love is like a piece of art work, even the smallest bit can be so beautiful.

Stacie Cunningham

I am poor and naked but I am the chief of a nation. We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches. We want peace and love.

Red Cloud

I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.

Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !

Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)

The ready back gets all the loads.

Latvian Proverbs

I can change. I can live out my imagination instead of my memory. I can tie myself to my limitless potential instead of my limiting past.

Stephen Covey

You see, in life, lots of people know what to do, but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough ! You must take action.

Anthony Robbins

Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.

Anonymous

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

Bill Blackman

I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.

Larry Smith

Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !

President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)

Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.

Abraham Maslow

You can't express every feeling that you have every moment that you have them.

When Harry Met Sally

No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.

Brian Tracy

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on that 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.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Oscar Wilde

No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.

Ronald Reagan

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

Anonymous

It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.

Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.

John F. Kennedy

Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.

W. Clement Stone

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

Hey, Bud, lets party !

Jeff Spicoli, Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)

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

Samuel Butler

This too, shall pass.

Persian Proverb

Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.

Sydney Harris

Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.

St Francis De Sales

The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.

Allard Lowenstein

Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.

Randolph Ray

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

Karen Casey

A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards.

Karl Kraus

I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.

Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)

If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.

Peace Pilgrim

I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.

Kahlil Gibran

They're called boobs, Ed.

Erin Brockovich, Erin Brockovich (2000)

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving ; they make mistakes, but they do not quit.

Conrad Hilton

Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.

Dorothy Parker

An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Success is never ending, failure is never final.

Dr. Robert Schuller

We have not yet begun to fight.

John Paul Jones

Take a watch to pieces and examine, however carefully, its separate parts in turn, and you will never come across the principles by which the watch keeps time.

Michael Polanyi

When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished by how much the old man had learned in 7 years.

Mark Twain

Reason is like an open secret that can become known to anyone at any time , it is the quiet space into which everyone can enter through his own thought.

Karl Jaspers

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

Lao Tzu

It is only when we die each day to all that is old that there can be the new.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.

Alan Ashley-Pitt

If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet.

Isaac B. Singer

My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.

George M. Cohan, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)

Nothing is more validating and affirming than feeling understood. And the moment a person begins feeling understood, that person becomes far more open to influence and change.

Stephen Covey

There is no chance, no fate, no destiny that can circumvent, or hinder, or control a firm resolve of a determined soul.

Anonymous

Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?

Cicero

Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.

Swami Vivekananda

Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

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

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)

Fiddle-dee-dee.

Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what we want most for what we want at the moment.

Anonymous

A man should have any number of little aims about which he should be conscious and for which he should have names, but he should have neither name for, nor consciousness concerning, the main aim of his life.

Samuel Butler

The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.

Stephen Covey

Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.

Napoleon Hill

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity, an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

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

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

Aristotle

Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !

The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

It's like, I became such a good person, I almost forgot... I'm a world class liar, baby !

Taako

Good fortune and bad are equally necessary to man, to fit him to meet the contingencies of this life.

French Proverb

Follow your dreams.

Unknown

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

Anthony Robbins

There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.

Nicholas Sparks

Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Thomas Jefferson

A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.

Jane Addams

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

Practice loving people. It is true that this requires effort and continued practice, for some are not very lovable, or so it seems - with emphasis on "seems". Every person has lovable qualities when you really learn to know him.

Norman Vincent Peale

The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.

Paul Tillich

Would you be shocked if I put on something more comfortable ?

Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

William Curry Theodore

Seek first to understand, then to be understood.

Stephen Covey

Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.

Harvey Mackay

Everything you want is on the other side of fear.

Jack Canfield

Must you flirt ?

Ninotchka, Leon (1939)

I'm king of the world !

Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)

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

Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.

Henry Ford

Your talent is god's gift to you.

Leo Buscaglia

We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.

Anonymous

Constant dripping hollows out a stone.

Lucretius