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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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Do it now !

Napoleon Hill

Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.

Dorothy Parker

To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself : First, what could I do ? Second, what could I read ? And third, who could I ask ?

Jim Rohn

How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.

Unknown

Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.

Eli Cohen

We have a responsibility in our time, as others have had in theirs, not to be prisoners of history but to shape history, a responsibility to fill the role of path-finder, and to build with others a global network of purpose and law.

Madeleine Albright

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)

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)

Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.

Anonymous

If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.

Karl Jaspers

The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl Buck

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol

First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe'' three times.

Norman Vincent Peale

Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.

Lord Byron

Of course it's the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.

Margaret Thatcher

Where there is love there is no darkness.

Burundi Proverb

Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.

Swami Vivekananda

Keep away from small 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

Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.

Swami Vivekananda

I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.

Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)

To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.

Thomas Campbell

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Be Here Now.

Ram Dass

Can you dig it ?

Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)

Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.

Dottie Walters

I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.

Mother Teresa

Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Whenever your present situation, I assure you that you are not your habits. You can replace old patterns of self-defeating behavior with new patterns, new habits of the effectiveness, happiness, and trust-based relationships.

Stephen Covey

There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.

George Santayana

The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.

Unknown

Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.

Samuel Johnson

Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.

Bernice Johnson Reagon

Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.

Dennis Waitley

One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes

Thomas Edison

The only guide to man is his conscience , the only shield to his memory is the rectitude and sincerity of his actions. It is very imprudent to walk through life without this shield, because we are so often mocked by the failure of our hopes and the upsetting of our calculations, but with this shield, however the fates may play, we march always in the ranks of honor.

Winston Churchill

Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.

Vince Lombardi

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A life lived in fear is a life half lived.

Proverb

The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Oscar Wilde

History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.

Karl Marx

When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.

Zig Ziglar

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.

Rumi

That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Janet Erskine Stuart

Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.

Charles F. Kettering

Misfortunes often sharpen the genius.

Ovid

Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.

Egyptian Proverb

Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.

Napoleon Hill

Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.

Booker T. Washington

Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.

Aristotle

Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.

Anonymous

It's a Sicilian message. It means Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.

Thomas Edison

Follow your dreams.

Unknown

All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.

Henry David Thoreau

What really matters is what you do with what you have.

Shirley Lord

if you can't lift the corners, let the middle sag.

Anonymous

When people are like each other they tend to like each other.

Anthony Robbins

Look at the weaknesses of others with compassion, not accusation. It's not what they're not doing or should be doing that's the issue. The issue is your own chosen response to the situation and what you should be doing. If you start to think the problem is "out there", stop yourself. That thought is the problem.

Stephen Covey

The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world. There is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.

George Catlin

Great men are not always wise.

Job 329

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

When the going gets tough the tough get going.

Joseph P. Kennedy

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.

Langston Hughes

Love is smiling on the inside and out.

Jennifer Wilson

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

Mark Twain

Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass!

Paul J. Meyer

If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.

William A. Ward

My definition of success is to live your life in a way that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain - and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel a lot more pleasure than they do pain.

Anthony Robbins

I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.

Thomas Jefferson

Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled.

Henry David Thoreau

You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.

Unknown

Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.

Theodore Isaac Rubin

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

Changes in life are not only possible and predictable, but to deny them is to be an accomplice to one's own unnecessary vegetation.

Gail Sheehy

If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.

Corinthians

It is not length of life, but depth of life.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.

J.S. Knox

Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.

David McCullough

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.

Anthony Robbins

Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.

Otomo No Yakamochi

Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.

P.A.C. de Beaumarchais

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry Kaiser

If you would be loved, love and be lovable.

Benjamin Franklin

A lawyer dies and goes to hell. The devil says he'll make a deal with him. He can go to heaven if he gives up the souls of his wife and two kids. 'Sure' says the lawyer, 'but what's the catch ? '

Unknown

What is life without the radiance of love.

Von Schiller

Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.

Albert Einstein

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

Tony Dorsett

We're sisters under the same mink.

Debby Marsh, The Big Heat (1953)

A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it.

Chinese Proverb

Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.

Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)

Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.

David Ogilvy

Every hero becomes a bore at last.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.

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