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Only when all contribute their firewood can they build up a strong fire.

Chinese Proverb

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

Chinese Proverb

Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

An army of a thousand is easy to find, but, ah, how difficult to find a general.

Chinese Proverb

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Chinese Proverb

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

Chinese Proverb

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

Chinese Proverb

A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.

Chinese Proverb

Patience and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.

Chinese Proverb

One joy scatters a hundred griefs.

Chinese Proverb

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man. One man tells a lie, dozens repeat it as the truth.

Chinese Proverb

Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.

Chinese Proverb

To understand your parents love you must raise children yourself.

Chinese Proverb

If a man does only what is required of him, he is a slave. If a man does more than is required of him, he is a free man.

Chinese Proverb

He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.

Chinese Proverb

The person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.

Chinese Proverb

Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.

Chinese Proverb

Give a man a fish and he will eat for the day, teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.

Chinese Proverb

Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.

Chinese Proverb

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Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.

Henry Ford

To understand your parents love you must raise children yourself.

Chinese Proverb

The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what we want most for what we want at the moment.


You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.

Spanish Proverb

Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.

Henri Frederic Amiel

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.

Albert Einstein

We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.

Earl Nightingale

Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.

Stephen R. Covey

When you study great teachers... you will learn much more from their caring and hard work than from their style.

William Glasser

Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.

Charles Dickens

The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.

Winston Churchill

Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.

William George Jordan

Never Quit.


From his neck down a man is worth a couple of dollars a day, from his neck up he is worth anything that his brain can produce.

Thomas Edison

You see, it's never the environment ; it's never the events of our lives, but the meaning we attach to the events - how we interpret them - that shapes who we are today and who we'll become tomorrow. quotes

Brian Tracy

Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.

Zig Ziglar

That is a lesson for all life - face the terrible, face it boldly. Like the monkeys, the hardships of life fall back when we cease to flee before them.

Swami Vivekananda

It is no use saying "we are doing our best". You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.

Winston Churchill

Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.

Lou Holtz

Warriors, come out to play !

Luther, The Warriors (1979)

The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.

Vince Lombardi

End your day by privately looking directly into your eyes in the mirror and saying, 'I love you ! ' Do this for thirty days and watch how you transform.

Mark Victor Hansen

Education is not filling a bucket, but lighting a fire.

William Yeats

Let us strive on to finish the work we are in

Abraham Lincoln

The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.

Samuel Johnson

You don't get to choose how you're going to die, only how you're going to live.

Joan Baez

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

Martin Luther King Jr.

A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.


Take a watch to pieces and examine, however carefully, its separate parts in turn, and you will never come across the principles by which the watch keeps time.

Michael Polanyi

Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.

Swami Vivekananda

Be the ball.

Ty Webb, Caddyshack (1980)

What ever you are be a good one.

Abraham Lincoln

The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.

Jonathan Swift

The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.

King Solomon

All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind, the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.

Swami Vivekananda

Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.


I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank

Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.

Will Rogers

Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.


You know, Billy. We blew it.

Wyatt, Easy Rider (1969)

He who stops being better stops being good.

Oliver Cromwell

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

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

Ingrid Bergman

I think we deserve a break.

Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)

And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.

Samuel Coleridge

Today is the first day of the rest of your life.


Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

Action may not always bring happiness , but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

Charles Morgan

Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.

Albert Einstein

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

Dr. Phil

Only in his own way and not in any other can the one who strives perfect himself. He who lays hold of the rung of his companion and lets go of his own rung, through him neither the one nor the other will be realized.

Martin Buber

I think therefore I am

Rene Descartes

Our life is what our thoughts make it.

Marcus Aurelius

Success in the affairs of life often serves to hide one's abilities, whereas adversity frequently gives one an opportunity to discover them.


You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.

Zig Ziglar

People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.

John C. Maxwell

The greater the obstacle the more glory.


Love starts with a smile, grows with a kiss and ends with a tear.


Live with passion !

Anthony Robbins

Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.

Samuel Johnson

Love is a ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.

Lord Drewar

Change your thoughts, change your life.

James Allen

Hope springs eternal.

Alexander Pope

I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Jacques Barzun

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

The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.

John F. Kennedy

Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.

Carl Sandburg

If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

It has been my philosophy of life that difficulties vanish when faced boldly.

Isaac Asimov

Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.

Carol Burnett

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration

Thomas Edison

How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.

Annie Dillard

Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.


Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.


Give all to love; obey thy heart.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Christy Borgeld

Anything that makes you weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.

Swami Vivekananda

Misfortunes, untoward events, lay open, disclose the skill of a general, while success conceals his weakness, his weak points.


Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.

Thomas Edison

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

Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?

Josh Hinds

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

Martha Washington

Love those who love you.


I am your father.

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

Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !

The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Don't ever give up.


A simple I love you means more than money.

Frank Sinatra

There is time for everything.

Thomas Edison

To be able to say how much love, is love but little.


You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

Dale Carnegie

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.

Dalai Lama

I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.

George Catlin

Victory belongs to the most persevering.

Napoleon Bonaparte

You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.

Irish Proverb

There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.

Alfred Adler

Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.

Stephen Covey

Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go, the sooner the better.

Swami Vivekananda