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We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.

Charles Kingsley

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Don't look back - forward, infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience - then alone can great deeds be accomplished.

Swami Vivekananda

Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Seneca

There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.

Zig Ziglar

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

Aristotle

Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.

Afghan Proverb

Man is a ladder placed on the earth and the top of it touches heaven. And all his movements and doings and words leave traces in the upper world.

Martin Buber

When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Find the person who will love you because of your differences and not in spite of them and you have found a lover for life.

Leo Buscaglia

We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.

Malcolm Gladwell

Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.

William Arthur Ward

In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it

Mary Norton Gordon

Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.

Unknown

The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.

Pierre Abelard

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

Abraham Lincoln

A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity.

Buddha

What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

Derek Bok

Attica ! Attica !

Sonny Wortzik, Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

If you don't like something, change it, if you can't change it, change your attitude.

Maya Angelou

In Heaven the economy is run by the Germans, the French do the cooking, and the police are English. In Hell the economy is run by the French, the English do the cooking, and the police are German.

Unknown

Love is a daily, mutual exchange of value.

Dennis Waitley

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !

Lewis Carroll

The more we grow in love, virtue and holiness, the more we see love, virtue and holiness outside.

Swami Vivekananda

I want the fairy tale.

Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

Abraham Lincoln

Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed. Our love to others, and others love to us.

Thomas Trahern

Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.

John Lennon

No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy -- unless you let him.

Napoleon Hill

There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.

Winston Churchill

Many have encountered and overcome the challenge of homelessness Many men go fishing all their lives not knowing it is not fish they are after.

Henry David Thoreau

Into the house where joy lives, happiness will gladly come.

Japanese Proverb

It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Say hello to my little friend !

Tony Montana, Scarface (1983)

High expectations are the key to everything.

Sam Walton

Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.

Epictetus

The battle is all over except the "shouting" when one knows what is wanted and has made up his mind to get it, whatever the price may be.

Napoleon Hill

Sometimes your nearness takes my breath away , and all the things I want to say can find no voice. Then, in silence, I can only hope my eyes will speak my heart.

Robert Sexton

Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.

Helen Keller

You create your reality.

Unknown

Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.

John Wooden

Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.

Erich Fromm

If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.

The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)

It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.

Anthony Robbins

You sing-a high.

Baravelli, Connie Bailey (1932)

is a choice to focus one's being in a certain way, to bring one's faith, commitment, creativity, and love into coordination with a particular value and purpose.

J.F.T. Bugental

In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.

Dalai Lama

Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it.

Ella Williams

Flops are a part of life's menu and I've never been a girl to miss out on any of the courses.

Rosalind Russell

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

Mark Victor Hansen

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

William Makepeace Thackeray

People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.

Harvey Mackay

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

Isaac Bashevis

I am your father.

Darth Vader, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

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

I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.

Anthony Robbins

Love is like a mustard seed, planted by god and watered by men.

Muda Saint Michael

When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice. No paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.

John Burroughs

Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell'em, Certainly I can ! - and get busy and find out how to do it

Theodore Roosevelt

Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. Its not the hard work that kills, its the worrying that kills.

Thomas Edison

First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.

Epictetus

Come, let us make love deathless.

Herbert Trench

My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.

Kim Wilde

Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !

Thomas Edison

The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.

Steven Covey

I have spread my dreams under your feet , Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.

William Butler Yeats

If you can't accept losing, you can't win.

Vince Lombardi

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

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

William Ernest Henley

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.

Logan Pearsall Smith

Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

Something happened to me. It was the sweetest thing that ever could be. It was a fantasy a dream come true, it was the day I met you !

Mandy Forkner

All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.

Thomas Edward Lawrence

Be happy. It's one way of being wise.

Sidonie Gabrielle

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

Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.

Satchel Paige

Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.

John Wicker

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

Corinthians

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.

Will Rogers

Fortune and love favor the brave.

Ovid

Funny like I'm a clown ? I amuse you ?

Tommy De Vito, Goodfellas (1990)

Only those who do nothing at all make no mistakes but that would be a mistake.

Anonymous

Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.

Jim Rohn

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are !

Theodore Roosevelt

You had me at hello.

Jerry Maguire

Love is like the wild rose-briar. Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, but which will bloom most constantly ?

Emily Bronte

A ship is safe in harbor, but thats not what ships are for.

William Shedd

Whoever said anybody has a right to give up ?

Marian Wright Edelman

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

Demosthenes

Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.

Confucius

Can you dig it ?

Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)

Your neighbor's vision is as true for him as your own vision is true for you.

Miguel de Unamuno

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.

Red Cloud

The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.

Anonymous

Honor the ocean of love.

George de Benneville

The successful man is the average man, focused.

Anonymous

The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.

John Maxwell