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The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.

Channing Pollock

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It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.

Mother Teresa

I have a head for business and a bod for sin.

Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)

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

Taako

The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good.

Brian Tracy

The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it

Colin Wilson

This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.

Muriel Spark

Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.

Alfred North Whitehead

Tolerance can lead to learning something.

Jakob Dylan

The will to prepare is more important than the will to win.

Levell Edwards

As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.

Michael Johnson

We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.

Winston Churchill

Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.

Margaret Thatcher

Be Here Now.

Ram Dass

Commit yourself to a dream... Nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.

Viktor Frankl

You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have really lived, are the moments when you have done things in a spirit of love.

Henry Drummond

Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.

Christina Rossetti

Nothing happens unless first we dream.

Carl Sandburg

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

Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

No man is happy who does not think himself so.

Publilius Syrus

The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.

Mark Twain

The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.

Kahlil Gibran

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.

Isaac Bashevis

Work is love made manifest.

Unattributed

There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.

William George Jordan

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

George Sands

Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.

Thomas Carlyle

If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.

Abraham Maslow

Change yourself, change your fortunes.

Portuguese Proverb

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

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.

Buckminster Fuller

No man is wise enough by himself.

Plautus

Love sees roses without thorns.

German Proverb

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

Albert Einstein

You must think of failure and defeat as the spring boards to new achievements, and to the next level of accomplishment.

Les Brown

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

Alfred Whitefield

I'll have what she's having.

Customer, When Harry Met Sally (1989)

My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.

George M. Cohan, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)

A life lived with integrity -- even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.

Dennis Waitley

The struggle of the mind to keep itself free from every sort of bondage -- to remain curious, open, unsatiated in all its relations with nature -- is tenfold more difficult than the cultivation of a stable, satisfying point of view, but a thousandfold more precious.

Gardner Murphy

Talkers are no good doers.

William Shakespeare

It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.

Seneca

He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?

Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)

There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.

Denis Waitley

More than kisses, letters mingle souls.

John Donne

Let's go home, Debbie.

Ethan Edwards, The Searchers (1956)

Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?'

Brian Tracy

Every man is more than just himself; he also represents the unique, the very special and always significant and remarkable point at which the world's phenomena intersect, only once in this way, and never again.

Hermann Hesse

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

Love like you'll never be hurt.

William Purkey

A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.

Anonymous

Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.

Mike Wickett

I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.

Brian Tracy

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

John A. Shedd

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

Thomas Edison

The heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight. But they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.

Thomas S. Monson

My parents told me that I could do and be anything I really wanted. I believed them.

Molly McDonald

You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.

James Baldwin

If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children.

Mahatma Gandhi

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

Never giving up and pushing forward will unlock all the potential we are capable of.

Christy Borgeld

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.

Indian Proverb

You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.

Chinese Proverb

There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. That little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.

W. Clement Stone

True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.

K. Knight

Positive anything is better than negative thinking.

Elbert Hubbard

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

Henry Drummond

He who lends to the poor gets his interest from God.

German Proverb

Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.

Dale Carnegie

Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.

Albert Einstein

Thou art to me a delicious torment.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.

Victor Hugo

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.

Abraham Lincoln

Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.

Virgil

You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?

P. T. Barnum

We can only learn to love by loving.

Iris Murdoch

Shane ! Shane ! Come back !

Joey Starrett, Shane (1953)

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

Sandra Swinney

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

Charles Morgan

The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.

Confucius

Volunteering is not a choice, it's a responsibility.

Ashley E. Hyder

What's meant to be will always find a way

Trisha Yearwood

Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting ; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.

Zig Ziglar

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us most. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It's not just in some of us, it's in all of us. And when we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Marianne Williamson

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

Martha Washington

The test we must set for ourselves is not to march alone but to march in such a way that others will wish to join us.

Hubert Humphrey

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)

If I can line up the people who, back through the ages, have gone at life in ways I greatly admire, then I can feel their strength supporting me, all their standards and values pointing the way in which I am to go.

Bonaro W. Overstreet

I have noticed that folks are generally about as happy as they make up their minds to be.

Abraham Lincoln

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

William Arthur Ward

Happiness consists of a solid faith, good health, and a bad memory.

Ingrid Bergman

The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".

Norman Vincent Peale

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.

Calvin Coolidge

I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.

Ashleigh Brilliant

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.

Aristotle