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A gentle breeze blowing in the right direction is better than a pair of strong oars.

Canary Island Proverb

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Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.

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You have available to you, right now, a powerful supercomputer. This powerful tool has been used through-out history to take people from rags to riches, from poverty and obscurity to success and fame, from unhappiness and frustration to joy and self-fulfillment, and it can do the same for you.

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It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.

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Power is not really good or bad , it is neutral. Power itself is not negative or positive, although our feelings about it may be. Power is the potential to influence others for good or evil, to be a blessing or a scourge. Like nuclear energy, it can provide the electricity to light a city, or it can fuel the bomb that destroys it.

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Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.

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Stephen Covey

Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you ?

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As a cure for worrying, work is far better than whiskey. I always found that, if I began to worry, the best thing I could do was focus upon doing something useful and then work very hard at it. Soon, I would forget what was troubling me.

Thomas Edison

Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.

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Never react emotionally to criticism. Analyze yourself to determine whether it is justified. If it is, correct yourself. Otherwise, go on about your business.

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And that's how you play "Get the Guests".

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There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.

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Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

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An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.

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You see, when we have the opportunity of working out, you'll see that your way of thinking is definitely not the same as mine. Art, after all, is a means of acquiring personal liberty. Your way is not my way nor mine yours.

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Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes, and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.

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I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?

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

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Helen Keller

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

Unknown

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Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.

Swami Vivekananda

Religion is being and becoming. Religion is the manifestation of the divinity already in man.

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Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.

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We must be bright and cheerful, long faces do not make religion.

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May the Force be with you.

Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)

It's not enough that we do our best, sometimes we have to do what's required.

Winston Churchill

Well, nobody's perfect.

Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)

I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.

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Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.

Anonymous

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

Made it, Ma! Top of the world!

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Galileo Galilei

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

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Anonymous

It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.

Warren Buffett

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.

Dale Carnegie

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A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.

Confucius

Dreams don't work unless you do.

John C. Maxwell

To God, there is no zero. I still exist.

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Confucius

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Warren G. Bennis

I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.

Martin Luther King Jr.

The man who lives without conflict, who lives with beauty and love, is not frightened of death because to love is to die.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.

Swami Vivekananda

How you react when the joke's on you can reveal your character.

Robert Half

Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.

Andy Warhol

The brain and muscles must develop simultaneously. Iron nerves with an intelligent brain - and the whole world is at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

Houston, we have a problem.

Jim Lovell, Apollo 13 (1944)

Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them.

Albert Einstein

One does evil enough when one does nothing good.

German Proverb

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Mahatma Gandhi

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Lao Tzu

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

Napoleon Hill

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Vince Lombardi

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Unknown

First say to yourself what you would be, and then do what you have to do.

Epictetus

It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.

Jerry Greenfield

The beginning is the half of every action.

Greek Proverb

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

Alfred Lord Tennyson

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Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.

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

Winston Churchill

Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.

George Herbert

Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.

Marsha Sinetar

Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.

Dalai Lama

He didn't get all of those injuries from a fall.

Martha Washington

By doing well the duty which is nearest to us, the duty which is in our hands, we make ourselves stronger.

Swami Vivekananda

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Excellence is more fun than mediocrity.

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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

Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.

Felix Adler

Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.

Thomas Edison

There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps.

Peter A. Cohen

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John Quincy Adams

Now he has departed from this strange world a little ahead of me. That means nothing. People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.

Albert Einstein

For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.

Anthony Robbins

Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.

Matthew 5:43-45

The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.

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Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

General George S. Patton

Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.

Marianne Williamson

A dream is a wish your heart makes.

The Supremes

To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.

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