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It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.

Charles Darwin

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Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.

Voltaire

Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.

La Rouchefoucauld

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

Virginia Hill, Bugsy (1991)

The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Nada, They Live (1988)

It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.

Anthony Robbins

Love isn't decent. Love is glorious and shameless.

Elizabeth Von Arnim

Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded or how much you have.

Oprah Winfrey

You haven't failed until you quit trying.

Anonymous

What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.

Henry Ward Beecher

If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.

Myrtle Reed

To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.

Bunker Hunt

What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.

Henry Ford

Failure doesn't mean you are a failure, it just means you haven't succeeded yet.

Robert H. Schuller

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

Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.

Thomas Moore

You may conquer with the sword, but you are conquered by a kiss.

Daniel Heinsius

Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.

Peter Ustinov

Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.

Confucius

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

Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)

If you're not sure where you're going, you'll probably end up somewhere else.

Anonymous

The power of imagination makes us infinite.

John Muir

What you do speaks so loudly that I can not hear what you say.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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.

Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.

Dennis Waitley

If you face a delicate situation, don't go into it wearing your spurs or you'll rip it apart. Instead, dress for the occasion. Cloak yourself in diplomacy. Vest yourself with wisdom, and wear a smile.

Anne Mackay Thompson

Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.

Janet Erskine Stuart

You have within you right now, everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you.

Brian Tracy

One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.

John Gardner

Be like a postage stamp. Stick to it until you get there.

Harvey Mackay

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

Thomas Jefferson

My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.

Thomas Edison

The past does not equal the future.

Anthony Robbins

Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.

Anton Chekhov

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask !

W. Clement Stone

Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality, the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.

Jose Ortega y Gasset

Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Love is a ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.

Lord Drewar

Motherhood qualified me to let the child within come out and play.

Christy Borgeld

The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.

Anita Brookner

All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.

Leo Tolstoy

Before we can forgive one another, we must understand one another

Emma Goldman

The heart is wiser than the intellect.

J.G. Holland

The only true gift is a portion of yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Tell 'em to go out there with all they got and win just one for the Gipper.

Knute Rockne, Knute Rockne All American (1940)

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

Sugar Ray Robinson

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

Mark Victor Hansen

Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.

Albert Einstein

Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.

Marilyn vos Savant

Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.

Brian Tracy

Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.

Swami Vivekananda

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.

Judy Garland

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

Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.

Anatole France

When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Life is what you make it.

Unknown

There is no chance, no fate, no destiny that can circumvent, or hinder, or control a firm resolve of a determined soul.

Anonymous

You had me at hello.

Jerry Maguire

The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success.

Henry Ward Beecher

The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.

Robert Half

If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.

Orville Wright

The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.

Cicero

I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.

Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.

Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)

As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Nelson Mandela

It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.

Alec Bourne

No involvement, no commitment.

Stephen Covey

Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.

Robert F. Kennedy

Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.

Anthony Robbins

Good morning, Vietnam !

Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)

Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.

Dennis Waitley

Happiness is not a matter of events, it depends upon the tides of the mind.

Alice Meynell

Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.

Albert Einstein

Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to ; all they need is one reason why they can.

Willis Whitney

You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.

Jim Rohn

People who are afraid to fail can never experience the joys of success.

Pete Zafra

When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.

When Harry Met Sally

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Anonymous

Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.

J. Petit Senn

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

Harville Hendrix

In the long run, we only hit what we aim at.

Henry David Thoreau

Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.

Christian Nestell Bovee

Seek first to understand and then to be understood.

Steven Covey

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

Swami Vivekananda

You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.

Roger Smith

Above all, beware of compromises. Hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others fads through the greed of getting supporters. Your atman is the support of the universe - whose support do you stand in need of ?

Swami Vivekananda

Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.

Bible

I'll be back.

The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)

No man is wise enough by himself.

Plautus

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.

Mark Twain

To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

Goals give you more than a reason to get up in the morning, they are an incentive to keep you going all day. Goals tend to tap the deeper resources and draw the best out of life.

Harvey Mackay

You can have anything you want ? if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Brian Weir