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Ideals are like stars, you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny.

Carl Schurz

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One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we can not practice any other virtue with consistency. We can't be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.

Maya Angelou

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.

Theodore Roosevelt

Find and use your passion, and you'll have a great career. Don't do it, you won't. It's as simple as that.

Larry Smith

Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.

Mark Victor Hansen

Love is the only rational act.

Morrie Schwarz

There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

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

I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.

John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)

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

Jermaine Stewart

Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.

Robert Half

Eddie, you're a born loser.

Bert Gordon, The Hustler (1961)

Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Sandra Swinney

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

Robert H. Schuller

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. Ambrose Redmoon Courage is the first of the human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all the others.

Winston Churchill

Take away love and our earth is a tomb.

Robert Browning

He that would be a leader must be a bridge.

Welsh Proverb

Failing to plan is planning to fail.

Unknown

Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

Vivacity, leadership, must be had, and we are not allowed to be nice in choosing. We must fetch the pump with dirty water, if clean can not be had.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi

After all, tomorrow is another day !

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

Love sees roses without thorns.

German Proverb

You know, maybe I was wrong and luck is like love. You have to go all the way to find it.

Jeff Bailey, Out Of The Past (1947)

Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.

Stephen Covey

Only the educated are free.

Epictetus

What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?

John Milton

Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.

Anonymous

A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.

Henry David Thoreau

If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.

Dale Carnegie

For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change

Jim Rohn

When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.

Bruce Lee

Every human heart is human.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.

Mary Parrish

When I give a minister an order, I leave it to him to find the means to carry it out.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Children are all foreigners.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.

Albert Einstein

He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.

Robert Half

Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?

Josh Hinds

If you're proactive, you don't have to wait for circumstances or other people to create perspective expanding experiences. You can consciously create your own.

Stephen Covey

You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.

Brian Tracy

Can you dig it ?

Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)

It's easier to remember when you are right than when the other person was right.

Robert Half

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.

Thomas Edison

Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.

David Schwartz

Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr

Martha Friedman

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

Winston Churchill

If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.

Jim Rohn

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.

Vince Lombardi

Do we not all agree to call rapid thought and noble impulse by the name of inspiration ?

George Eliot

Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.

Norman Vincent Peale

There's no such thing as coulda, shoulda and woulda. If you shoulda and coulda, you woulda done it.

Pat Riley

If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.

Rachel Carlson

From Freud we learned that the past exists now in the person. Now we must learn, from growth theory and self-actualization theory that the future also now exists in the person in the form of ideals, hopes, duties, tasks, plans, goals, unrealized potentials, mission, fate, destiny, etc. One for whom no future exists is reduced to the concrete, to hopelessness, to emptiness.

Abraham Maslow

Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary listener does not hear. quotes

Thomas Jefferson

Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.

Winston Churchill

Love is the river of life in the world.

Henry Ward Beecher

Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.

Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work

Thomas Edison

He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?

Rita, Cameraman (1982)

There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.

George Sands

Life can only be understood backwards , but it must be lived forwards.

Soren Kierkegaard

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

William Blake

No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.

Robert Half

You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.

Anonymous

We'll always have Paris.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

Rosebud.

Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)

Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.

Walter Anderson

My principal business is giving commercial value to the brilliant - but misdirected - ideas of others.

Thomas Edison

Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.

Oprah Winfrey

What is a friend ? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.

Aristotle

I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.

Steven Wright

Without love our life is a, ship without a rudder, like a body without a soul.

Sholem Aleichem

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

Martin Luther King Jr.

In love beggar and king are equal.

Indian Proverb

Why don't you go outside and jerk yourself a soda ?

Virginia Hill, Bugsy (1991)

Opportunity does not knock ; it presents itself when you beat down the door. -

Kyle Chandler

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

Ronald Reagan

I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.

Nada, They Live (1988)

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.

Rollo May

Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.

Hope Floats

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

Mother Teresa

We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.

Oscar Wilde

The greatest sin is to think yourself weak.

Swami Vivekananda

The tapas and the other hard yogas that were practiced in other yugas do not work now. What is needed in this yuga is giving, helping others. Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.

Alvin Toffler

Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.

Alan Watts

It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.

Linda Conway

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

Brian Tracy

Most people are about as happy as they make up their mind to be.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Norman Vincent Peale

I believe that it is better to learn from the diverse people around us than to try in vain to emulate them, better to be a teacher than a role model. As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.

Michael Johnson

Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconscious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character

Stephen Covey

I have learned that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

Men like my father cannot die. They are with me still - - real in memory as they were in flesh, loving and beloved forever. How green was my valley then.

Huw Morgan, How Green Was My Valley (1941)

There is no remedy for love but to love more.

Thoreau

First rule of fight club is, you do not talk about fight Club.

Tyler Durden, Fight Club (1999)