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Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.

Bruce Barton

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If you build it, he will come.

Field of Dreams

To be a champion, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.

Sugar Ray Robinson

Whoever said anybody has a right to give up ?

Marian Wright Edelman

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

Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.

Napoleon Hill

Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.

Paul Sweeney

The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.

Pierre Abelard

No man is wise enough by himself.

Plautus

You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.

Robert H. Schuller

He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.

Solon

Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.

Harvey Mackay

The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.

Plato

Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.

Samuel Johnson

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

Phyllis Diller

The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.

Swami Vivekananda

When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.

Mark Victor Hansen

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly , what is essential is invisible to the eye.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

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

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

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.

Keshavan Nair

Love, a temporary insanity, curable by marriage.

Ambrose Bierce

Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our equations. But to me our equations are far more important, for politics are only a matter of present concern. A mathematical equation stands forever.

Albert Einstein

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.

Anonymous

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible.

Mother Teresa

It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.

Sandra Swinney

To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself : First, what could I do ? Second, what could I read ? And third, who could I ask ?

Jim Rohn

Imitate until you emulate, match and surpass those who launched you. It's the highest form of thankfulness.

Mark Victor Hansen

Came but for friendship, and took away love.

Thomas Moore

Nothing is so strong as gentleness, and nothing is so gentle as true strength.

St. Francis De Sales

Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it.

Buddha

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

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

No man can stand on top because he is put there.

H. H. Vreeland

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

What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?

John Milton

This is the beginning of a new day.

Unknown

If you love someone, set them free.

Sting

Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.

Elbert Hubbard

Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !

Thomas Edison

Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.

Thomas J. Watson

Here's looking at you, kid.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.

Tom Hannah

All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.

Thomas Edward Lawrence

It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.

John P. Strelecky

If you would create something, you must be something.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Rely on your own strength of body and soul. Take for your star self-reliance, faith, honesty and industry. Don't take too much advice keep at the helm and steer your own ship, and remember that the great art of commanding is to take a fair share of the work. Fire above the mark you intend to hit. Energy, invincible determination with the right motive, are the levers that move the world.

Noah Porter

What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.

Swami Vivekananda

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.

Dennis Waitley

We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.

Martha Washington

I am speaking now of the highest duty we owe our friends, the noblest, the most sacred that of keeping their own nobleness, goodness, pure and incorrupt. . . . If we let our friend become cold and selfish and exacting without a remonstrance, we are no true lover, no true friend.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

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

Bill Blackman

Life's blows can not break a person whose spirit is warmed at the fire of enthusiasm.

Norman Vincent Peale

Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.

Harvey Mackay

Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.

Unknown

God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.

Swami Vivekananda

In order to be walked on, you have to be lying down.

Brian Weir

Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can.

Henry Drummond

Give me a place to stand and I will move the earth.

Aristotle

To be able to say how much love, is love but little.

Petrarch

Open your ears before you open your mouth, it may surprise your eyes !

Earl Nightingale

They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.

Latin Proverb

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

My precious.

Gollum, The Lord Of The Rings (2002)

Only that day dawns to which we are awake.

Henry David Thoreau

I have seen him set fire to his wigwam and smooth over the graves of his fathers, clap his hand in silence over his mouth, and take the last look over his fair hunting ground, and turn his face in sadness to the setting sun.

George Catlin

To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give the world your best anyway.

Mother Teresa

There is no remedy for love but to love more.

Thoreau

End your day by privately looking directly into your eyes in the mirror and saying, 'I love you ! ' Do this for thirty days and watch how you transform.

Mark Victor Hansen

Let's roll.

Todd Beamer

In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

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

Swami Vivekananda

But, in the opinion of the court, you are not only sane but you're the sanest man that ever walked into this courtroom.

Judge May, Mr Deeds Goes To Town (1936)

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Robert H. Schuller

Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.

Kim Rohn

Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.

Thomas Edison

To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.

Francois Mauriac

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

Don't wait. The time will never be just right.

Napoleon Hill

Know thyself.

Socrates

Fractures well cured make us more strong.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

The only time I really become discouraged is when I think of all the things I would like to do and the little time I have in which to do them.

Thomas Edison

To my big brother George, the richest man in town !

Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

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

Robert H. Schuller

Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.

Napoleon Hill

Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.

Immanuel Kant

From his neck down a man is worth a couple of dollars a day, from his neck up he is worth anything that his brain can produce.

Thomas Edison

The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.

Napoleon Hill

Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.

Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)

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

Aristotle

Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.

Erich Fromm

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

All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.

Henry David Thoreau

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

Anthony Robbins

The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.

David B. Allman