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The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.

Edmund Burke

We reap what we sow - we are the makers of our own fate. The wind is blowing, those vessels whose sails are unfurled catch it, and go forward on their way, but those which have their sails furled do not catch the wind. Is that the fault of the wind ? We make our own destiny.

Swami Vivekananda

To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.

William Makepeace Thackeray

Give me a whisky, ginger ale on the side. And don't be stingy, baby.

Anna Christie, Anna Christie (1930)

Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.

Charles Reade

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

Robert Half

My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !

Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)

One does evil enough when one does nothing good.

German Proverb

We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Your voice makes me tremble inside and your smile is an invitation for my imagination to go wild.

Anonymous

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

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

William Edward Hickson

Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.

Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)

Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.

Swami Vivekananda

Stopping at third base adds no more runs than striking out.

Anonymous

What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.

Samuel Johnson

Men who have attained things worth having in this world have worked while others idled, have persevered while others gave up in despair, have practiced early in life the valuable habits of self-denial, industry, and singleness of purpose. As a result, they enjoy in later life the success so often erroneously attributed to good luck.

Grenville Kleiser

Live Simply, Laugh Often, Love Deeply.

Unknown

One who seeks no friends is his own enemy.

Russian Proverb

On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.

Henry Drummond

You're as old as you behave.

Harvey Mackay

Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.

Cathy Carlyle

If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.

Anonymous

I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.

Thomas Edison

I have not failed. I've just found ways that don't work

William Ernest Henley

We are born in relationship, we are wounded in relationship, and we can be healed in relationship.

Harville Hendrix

It is always your next move.

Napoleon Hill

The buck stops here.

Harry Truman

Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.

Anthony Robbins

I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

There is no education like adversity.

Benjamin Disraeli

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

William Arthur Ward

What is the use of living if it be not to strive for noble causes and to make this muddled world a better place for those who will live in it after we are gone.

Winston Churchill

The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.

Leonard Nimoy

To be a great leader and so always master of the situation, one must of necessity have been a great thinker in action. An eagle was never yet hatched from a goose's egg.

James Thomas

If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.

George Herbert

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

Wisdom is knowledge, rightly applied.

Anonymous

When I was a young man, I found out that if you hurt somebody, they'll leave you alone. When I tried to leave everybody alone and just do my own thing, everybody just wanted to hurt me. Until one day I just decided, well, I've had enough of this picking. And there were like six young men still figuring they were going to mess with my head. And we went to war. To their surprise, I was no longer taking the beating, I was giving it.

Richard Kuklinski

Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.

Tom Clancy

We imagine that our mind in a mirror, that it is more or less accurately reflecting what is happening outside us. On the contrary, our mind itself is the principal element of creation. The world, while I am perceiving it, is being incessantly created for myself in time and space.

Rabindranath Tagore

In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, though they should fail immediately, they had better aim at something high.

Henry David Thoreau

Press forsake! Go ahead and press 'forsake now' !

Taako

We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.

Lee Iacocca

Sometimes you just got to give yourself what you wish someone else would give you.

Dr. Phil

The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.

Ralph Nader

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

Martin Luther King Jr.

Joy can be real only if people look on their life as a service, and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Luck is when opportunity knocks, and you answer.

Anonymous

You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.

Michael Johnson

But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !

Paula, Gaslight (1940)

Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.

Margaret B. Runbeck

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

Thomas Edison

Who so loves believes the impossible.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.

Erich Fromm

A human being is a part of a whole, called by us _universe_ , a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings as something separated from the rest... a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.

Albert Einstein

You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you do not try.

Beverly Sills

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.

Les Brown

Believe that you are bigger than your difficulties, for you are, indeed.

Norman Vincent Peale

Love is like swallowing hot chocolate, before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time.

Anonymous

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.

Thich Nhat Hanh

All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.

William James

I think we deserve a break.

Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)

Ideas won't keep, something must be done about them.

Alfred Whitefield

Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.

Dennis Waitley

Come live in my heart and pay no rent.

Samuel Lover

Victory belongs to the most persevering.

Napolean Bonaparte

Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it

Dennis P. Kimbro

Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.

Sidney Jourard

The several tribes of indians inhabiting the regions of the upper missouri, and of whom I spoke in my last letter, are undoubtedly the finest looking, best equipped, and most beautifully costumed of any on the continent.

George Catlin

A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.

Anonymous

Immaturity can last a lifetime.

Robert Half

Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise.

Leo Buscaglia

The reasonable man adapts himself to the world. The unreasonable man adapts the world to himself. All progress depends upon the unreasonable man.

George Bernard Shaw

If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.

Marie Osmond

If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse

Unknown

You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.

Earl Nightingale

Good morning, Vietnam !

Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)

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

Tom Peters

A short saying often contains much wisdom.

Sophocles

Vision doesn't usually come as a lightening bolt. Rather it comes as a slow crystallization of life challenges that we one day recognize as a beautiful diamond with great value to ourselves and others.

Michael Norwood

Love is a hole in the heart.

Ben Hecht

I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.

Albert Einstein

Love is the enchanted dawn of every heart.

Alphonse Marie De Lamartine

If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won't, you most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad.

Dennis Waitley

God gives us our relatives - thank God we can choose our friends.

Ethel Watts Mumford

The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.

Albert Einstein

Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things. They are but improved means to an unimproved end, an end which was already but too easy to arrive at

Henry David Thoreau

The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.

Soren Kierkegaard

Yo, Adrian !

Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)

When you face your fear, most of the time you will discover that it was not really such a big threat after all. We all need some form of deeply rooted, powerful motivation - it empowers us to overcome obstacles so we can live our dreams.

Les Brown

The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.

Norman Vincent Peale

Listen, I have an update from Taako Central. I've updated my list of people I trust and things I believe to no one and nothing ! Not a joke, I don't trust you, half-pint, I don't trust Jeff from Today's Special, I don't trust Barold whatever-his-name - nobody, I trust nobody.

Taako

Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.

Jacques Barzun

Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.

Unknown

I'm the ghost with the most, babe.

Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)