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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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Brian Tracy

No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.

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Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.

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I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.

Albert Einstein

This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.

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We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?

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It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.

Judith Martin

It is always your next move.

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You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.

Golda Meir

I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Your children will become what you are, so be what you want them to be.

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One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.

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The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.

Dolly Parton

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Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.

Erich Fromm

If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful!

Charles Barkley

In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.

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Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.

Matthew 6: 34

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

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Nobody has ever escaped from Stalag 17. Not alive, anyway.

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More than kisses, letters mingle souls.

John Donne

Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.

William James

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

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

Otomo No Yakamochi

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Heywood

Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.

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

John F. Kennedy

I'm an excellent driver.

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Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.

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Bring out the gimp.

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Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

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Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy.

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Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong an attachment as that from which they draw their gains.

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The calla lilies are in bloom again.

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They're here !

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Yesterday ended last night. Every day is a new beginning. Learn the skill of forgetting. And move on.

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Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

Theodore Roosevelt

Let's not just transform those in need, we can also find ways to help transform those in power.

Anonymous

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

Some things have to be believed to be seen.

Ralph Hodgson

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

Anthony Robbins

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)

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He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.

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If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

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

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Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called present.

Unknown

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They call it a "Royale with Cheese".

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Fortune and love favor the brave.

Ovid

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.

Aristotle

The stuff that dreams are made of.

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Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !

Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.

Friedrich Nietzsche

If a man does his best, what else is there ?

General George S. Patton

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children.

Mahatma Gandhi

Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

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Stephen Covey

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Anonymous

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Dale Dauten

Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.

Richard Bach

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Swami Vivekananda

I am not sure I should have dared to start , but I am sure that I should not have dared to stop.

Winston Churchill

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

Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.

J. Stephen

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F.W. Nichol

To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.

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Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction

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I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.

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Begin with the end in mind.

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

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The heart that loves is always young.

Greek Proverb

Great oaks from little acorns grow

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I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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A simple I love you means more than money.

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You are what you think about all day long.

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