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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

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Learning is finding out what we already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You are all learners, doers, and teachers.

Richard Bach

Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.

Jim Rohn

There are no mistakes, save one, the failure to learn from a mistake.

Robert Fripp

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

Sidonie Gabrielle

Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations

George Bernard Shaw

If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.

Romans 1218

He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.

Unknown

Love is smiling on the inside and out.

Jennifer Wilson

For hope is but the dream of those that wake.

Matthew Prior

No matter where you go, there you are.

Steven Wright

It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Mark Twain

Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.

Egyptian Proverb

There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.

Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)

How far you go in life depends on you being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.

George Washington Carver

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Benjamin Franklin

Know that although in the eternal scheme of things you are small, you are also unique and irreplaceable, as are all your fellow humans everywhere in the world.

Margaret Laurence

Only in relationship can you know yourself, not in abstraction and certainly not in isolation. The movement of behavior is the sure guide to yourself. It's the mirror of your consciousness, this mirror will reveal its content, the images, the attachments, the fears, the loneliness, the joy and sorrow. Poverty lies in running away from this, either in its sublimations or its identities.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Do it now !

Napoleon Hill

The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation

Thomas Edison

Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

How do you live ?

Helen, James Allen (1932)

The greater the obstacle the more glory.

Moliere

Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.

Margaret B. Runbeck

Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.

Leo Buscaglia

Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.

Susan Taylor

Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.

Michael Johnson

On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.

Henry Drummond

Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.

Hasidic Proverb

As a cure for worrying, work is far better than whiskey. I always found that, if I began to worry, the best thing I could do was focus upon doing something useful and then work very hard at it. Soon, I would forget what was troubling me.

Thomas Edison

Keep away from 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

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

Unknown

The broadest, and maybe the most meaningful definition of volunteering - Doing more than you have to because you want to, in a cause you consider good.

Ivan Scheier

All-righty then !

Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)

It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.

Anonymous

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

John Crowe

Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change

Jim Rohn

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

Epictetus

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.

Emmanuel Teney

Truth fears no questions.

Unattributed

The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.

Mike Litman

It is never too late to be what we might have been

George Eliot

Give me a whisky, ginger ale on the side. And don't be stingy, baby.

Anna Christie, Anna Christie (1930)

Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.

Unknown

One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.

C. T. Davis

Leadership is much more an art, a belief, a condition of the heart, than a set of things to do. The visible signs of artful leadership are expressed, ultimately, in its practice.

Max DePree

The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.

Thomas Edison

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

My principal business is giving commercial value to the brilliant - but misdirected - ideas of others.

Thomas Edison

In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.

Marc Chagall

Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.

Bible

Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.

Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)

Sometimes there's so much beauty in the world I feel like I can't take it, like my heart's going to cave in.

Ricky Fitts, American Beauty (1999)

Fiddle-dee-dee.

Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)

The price of greatness is responsibility.

Winston Churchill

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

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.

Henry David Thoreau

Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.

Hedy Lamarr

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other.

Rainer Maria Rilke

With my brains and your looks, we could go places.

Frank Chambers, The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)

The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.

Peter De Vries

Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing, a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished.

Goethe

A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.

Maya Angelou

Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can.

Henry Drummond

The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.

Jim Rohn

When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.

Helen Keller

The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.

Denis Waitley

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

Malcolm Gladwell

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.

Admiral Collingwood

Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.

Dr. Phil

The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.

Victor Hugo

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!

Jim Ryun

Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.

Brian Tracy

There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.

Norman Vincent Peale

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.

Dale Carnegie

Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.

Mark Victor Hansen

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

If you feel you have no faults there's another one.

Anonymous

Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.

Alan Watts

It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.

Anonymous

Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.

John Donne

Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded or how much you have.

Oprah Winfrey

It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, Always do what you are afraid to do.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nothing is more validating and affirming than feeling understood. And the moment a person begins feeling understood, that person becomes far more open to influence and change.

Stephen Covey

Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

Always do right, this will gratify some and astonish the rest.

Mark Twain

Someday when I grow up, finish school and get a job, I'll start living my life the way I want someday after the mortgage is paid off, the finances are on track and the kids are grown up, I'll drive that new car and take exciting trips abroad someday, now that I'm 9 about to retire, I'll buy that beautiful motor home and travel across this great country, and see all there is to see someday.

Ed Foreman

To ask the hard question is simple.

W.H. Auden

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

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

Thomas Edison

The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.

Jesus

, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.

Anne Sophie Swetchine

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

Charles Barkley

The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.

Thomas J. Watson