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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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If you listen to your fears, you will die never knowing what a great person you might have been.

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Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.

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You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you do not try.

Beverly Sills

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.

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

Martin Luther King Jr.

An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.

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The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.

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When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.

Mark Victor Hansen

Without a general an army is lost.

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Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.

Anthony Robbins

The more goals you set - the more goals you get.

Mark Victor Hansen

Champions are a rare breed. They see beyond the dangers, the risks, the obstacles, and the hardships.

Lester Sumrall

An obstacle is often a stepping stone.

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Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them.

Albert Einstein

There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.

Henry Ford

The successful man is the average man, focused.

Anonymous

When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.

W. Clement Stone

Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.

Dennis Waitley

I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.

G. K. Chesterton

Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.

Washington Irving

The man who has no imagination has no wings.

Muhamed Ali

If we are to achieve results never before accomplished, we must expect to employ methods never before attempted.

Francis Bacon

Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.

J.M. Barrie

I don't like your manners.

Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)

Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.

Benjamin Disraeli

Flowing blood is proof that you're alive, if it's for the sake of those you love

Makaino Kouji

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you can not do.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Never react emotionally to criticism. Analyze yourself to determine whether it is justified. If it is, correct yourself. Otherwise, go on about your business.

Norman Vincent Peale

A man takes a drop too much once in a while, it's only human nature.

Charlie Allnut, Rose Sayer (1951)

If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as painted, or composed music or wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.

Martin Luther King Jr.

They say you were shot in the tabloids.

Nora Charles, Nick Charles (1934)

Love that is true never grows old.

Elben Bano

Do first things first, and second things not at all.

Peter F. Drucker

Fear is the parent of cruelty.

J.A. Froude

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

Oscar Wilde

I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.

Paul McCartney

If not us, who, if not now, when ?

Unknown

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

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If they move, kill ' em.

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Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

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Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching

Satchel Paige

Who, being loved, is poor ?

Oscar Wilde

The book you don't read cant help.

Jim Rohn

Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.

Winston Churchill

Your attitude determines your altitude.

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Michael Norwood

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

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Living, love and death are one thing, not divisive, not separated, not divorced, not in the field of time but it is completely a living, moving thing, indivisible. And that is immortal.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.

Jim Rohn

You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.

Brian Tracy

One way to become enthusiastic is to look for the plus sign. To make progress in any difficult situation, you have to start with what's right about it and build on that.

Norman Vincent Peale

Authentic leaders have absorbed the fundamental fact of existence -- that you can't get around life's inherent contradictions. The leadership mind is spacious. It has ample room for the ambiguities of the world, for conflicting feelings, and for contradictory ideas. I believe that the central leadership attribute is the ability to manage polarity.

Peter Koestenbaum

If you look at what you have in life, You'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, You'll never have enough.

Oprah Winfrey

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

Alfred Lord Tennyson

I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !

Howard Beale, Network (1976)

Our real problem is not our strength today ; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure strength tomorrow.

Calvin Coolidge

You affect your subconscious mind by verbal repetition.

W. Clement Stone

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Stephen Covey

Every dog has his day.

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Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.

David Farragut

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

Will Rogers

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

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

William Ernest Henley

For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.

Rainer Maria Rilke

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

The ready back gets all the loads.

Latvian Proverbs

If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.

John P. Strelecky

Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.

Winston Churchill

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

Nada, They Live (1988)

When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished by how much the old man had learned in 7 years.

Mark Twain

Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.

Swami Vivekananda

For Love is Immortality.

Emily Dickinson

You can do anything you put your mind to.

Unknown

Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.

Henry Ford

You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.

Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.

Robert Frost

Time is the great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all of it's students.

Hector Berlioz

A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.

Mahatma Gandhi

The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.

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It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.

John Crowe

No wire hangers, ever !

Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest (1981)

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

Janet Erskine Stuart

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

Vince Lombardi

Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.

Henry Ford

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Unknown

If you don't first handle fear and desire, and you get rich, you'll be a high pay slave.

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Martin Cruz Smith

You must be the change you want to see in the world.

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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

The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.

Thomas Paine

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.

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Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !

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We are like tea bags - we don't know our own strength until we're in hot water.

Sister Busche

The secret of education lies in respecting the student.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience tells him it is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

To succeed, you need to take that gut feeling in what you believe and act on it with all of your heart.

Christy Borgeld

If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''

Dale Dauten

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead, his eyes are closed.

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