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A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.

Bob Dylan

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Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Confucius

Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.

Albert Einstein

It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.

Napoleon Hill

Find out what it means to die - not physically, that's inevitable - but to die to everything that is known, to die to your family, to your attachments, to all the things that you have accumulated, the known, the known pleasures, the known fears. Die to that every minute and you will see what it means to die so that the mind is made fresh, young, and therefore innocent, so that there is incarnation not in a next life, but the next day.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.

Robert H. Schuller

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

William Cowper

The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.

Victor Hugo

You sing-a high.

Baravelli, Connie Bailey (1932)

What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.

Napoleon Hill

It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear, about two nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.

Winston Churchill

A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.

Mahatma Gandhi

It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you often get it.

W. Somerset Manghan

Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.

Vaclav Havel

In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank, The Diary Of Anne Frank (1959)

Don't sweat the small stuff.

Richard Carlson

Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.

H. Jackson Brown

It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.

Norman Vincent Peale

We don't have to take our clothes off to have a good time

Jermaine Stewart

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

The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.

Unknown

Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.

Swami Vivekananda

Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement

W. Clement Stone

The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.

Albert Einstein

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

David Bly

You owe me nothing for giving the love that I give. You owe me nothing for caring the way that I have. I give you thanks for receiving , it's my privilege, and you owe me nothing in return.

Alanis Morrissette

is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.

Helen Keller

Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.

Al Franken

I know that I will die laughing.

Jeanne Calment

Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !

George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)

Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.

Mary Baker Eddy

Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.

W. Clement Stone

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.

Rene Dubos

If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.

Dale Carnegie

We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.

Sam Keen

If you don't like something, change it , if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.

Mary Engelbreit

You will become as small as your controlling desire ; as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.

P. T. Barnum

To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.

Samuel Butler

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

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.

Robert H. Goddard

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

Gloria Wandrous, Butterfield 8 (1932)

There is no pain equal to that which two lovers can inflict on one another. This should be made clear to all who contemplate such a union. The avoidance of this pain is the beginning of wisdom, for it is strong enough to contaminate the rest of our lives.

Cyril Connolly

The beginning is the half of every action.

Greek Proverb

You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.

Maya Angelou

You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence is not an event - it is a habit.

Aristotle

My life is my message.

Mahatma Gandhi

Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.

Braveheart

There is no beauty but the beauty of action.

Proverb

Life is the first gift, love is the second.

Marge Piercy

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

I love him because he's the kind of guy who gets drunk on a glass of buttermilk, and I love the way he blushes right up over his ears. I love him because he doesn't know how to kiss, the jerk !

Sugarpuss O'Shea, Ball Of Fire (1941)

The true way to soften one's troubles is to solace those of others.

Madame De Maintenon

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

Tom Peters

Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.

F.M. Hubbard

Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.

Richard L. Evans

In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.

Unattributed

If I know what love is, it is because of you.

Hermann Hesse

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but don't quit.

Conrad Hilton

A Crow is known wherever he is met by his beautiful white dress, and his tall and elegant figure. The greater part of the men being six feet high.

George Catlin

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

Abraham Lincoln

Let not a man guard his dignity, but let his dignity guard him.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are only two rules for being successful. One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it.

Mario Cuomo

To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.

Warren G. Bennis

When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?

Bruce Lee

When love and skill work together expect a masterpiece.

John Ruskin

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

Anonymous

Feel the fear and do it anyway.

Susan Jeffers

Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.

Thomas Edison

Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.

James F. Bell

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)

Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?

Mark Twain

Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.

Laertius Diogenes

If you want to reach a goal, you must see the reaching in your own mind before you actually arrive at your goal.

Zig Ziglar

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

Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.

Jeff Valdez

The good physician treats the disease, the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.

William Osler

My fathers planted for me, and I planted for my children.

Hebrew Proverb

Whatever it takes !

Unknown

How do I love thee ? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.

Brian Tracy

Go ahead, make my day.

Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)

Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.

Oscar Wilde

My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.

Abraham Lincoln

Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.

Mother Teresa

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William Arthur Ward

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Chinese Proverb

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

The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do.

Dennis Waitley

Security is a kind of death.

Tennessee Williams

Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.

Robert H. Schuller

My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.

Winston Churchill

Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.

Marilyn Vos Savant

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

Elinor Glyn

A ship in harbor is safe -- but that is not what ships are for.

John A. Shedd

Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.

Stephen Covey

The person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.

Chinese Proverb