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

Chuck Sigars

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Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.

Thornton Wilder

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.

Langston Hughes

Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac... It's in the hole ! It's in the hole ! It's in the hole !

Carl Spackler, Caddyshack (1980)

You don't understand ! I could've had class. I could've been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am.

Terry Malloy, On The Waterfront (1954)

The "Inside-Out" approach to personal and self , even more fundamentally, to start with the most inside part of self - with your paradigms, your character, and your motives. The inside-out approach says that private victories precede public victories, that making and keeping promises to ourselves precedes making and keeping promises to others. It says it is futile to put personality ahead of character, to try to improve relationships with others before improving ourselves.

Stephen Covey

Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.

Marianne Williamson

Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.

F.M. Hubbard

Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.

Thomas Dewar

Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others, it is the only means.

Albert Einstein

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


Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.

Erich Fromm

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

Will Rogers

The best things in life are free.


The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.

Abb D'Allanival

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

William James

The glue that holds all relationships together -- including the relationship between the leader and the led is trust, and trust is based on integrity.

Brian Tracy

The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.

Eden Phillpotts

Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.


My mama always said, life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.

Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.


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

Hasidic Proverb

Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.

Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)

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


When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make a lemonade.

Dale Carnegie

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

Peter De Vries

The handgun would not be my choice of weapon if I knew I was going to a fight. ...I'd choose a rifle, a shotgun, an RPG or an atomic bomb instead.

Clint Smith

In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.

Brian Tracy

How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.


There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.


Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.

Og Mandino

The grass is not always greener on the other side of the fence. Fences have nothing to do with it. The grass is greenest where it is watered. When crossing over fences, carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be.


You can be greater than anything that can happen to you.

Norman Vincent Peale

Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.

Zig Ziglar

We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.

Donald Curtis

Who indeed can harm you if you are committed deeply to doing what is right ?


It's kind of fun to do the impossible.

Walt Disney

If you aren't going all the way, why go at all ?

Joe Namath

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.

Les Brown

Actions speak louder than words.


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

Charles Dickens

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

Albert Einstein

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.

Darrell Royal

You will never find time for anything. You must make it.

Charles Buxton

Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.

Thomas Jefferson

I love you for what you are, but I love you yet more for what you are going to be. I love you not so much for your realities as for your ideals. I pray for your desires that they may be great, rather than for your satisfactions, which may be so hazardously little. You are going forward toward something great. I am on the way with you, and therefore I love you.

Carl Sandburg

If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.

Blaise Pascal

Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.

Winston Churchill

To ask the hard question is simple.

W.H. Auden

It's not enough that we do our best, sometimes we have to do what's required.

Winston Churchill

I love great music and art, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.

Thomas Edison

Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''

E.M. Kelly

Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.

W. Clement Stone

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

William Curry Theodore

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

Tom Peters

That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.

Abraham Lincoln

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

You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.

Michael Johnson

It's easier to remember when you are right than when the other person was right.

Robert Half

A chain is as strong as its weakest link.

Danish Proverb

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

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

Winston Churchill

To be a champion, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.

Sugar Ray Robinson

You control your future, your destiny. What you think about comes about. By recording your dreams and goals on paper, you set in motion the process of becoming the person you most want to be. Put your future in good hands -- your own.

Mark Victor Hansen

No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.

Ronald Reagan

One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.

Harvey Mackay

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

Happiness can not be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.

Dennis Waitley

Help me ! Help me !

Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)

In love beggar and king are equal.

Indian Proverb

Romance is the fuel that keeps love burning hot.

Rusty Silvey

Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.

Anton Chekhov

Perfect love can not be without equality.

Scottish Proverb

Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.

Birke Baehr

Inch by inch, it's a cinch.

Robert H. Schuller

Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.

Michael Johnson

We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.

Earl Nightingale

Ineffective people live day after day with unused potential. They experience synergy only in small, peripheral ways in their lives. But creative experiences can be produced regularly, consistently, almost daily in people's lives. It requires enormous personal security and openness and a spirit of adventure.

Stephen Covey

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Mahatma Gandhi

The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.

Jean Piaget

The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.


There may be peace without joy, and joy without peace, but the two combined make happiness

John Buchan

Love is like playing the piano. First you must learn to play by the rules, then you must forget the rules and play from your heart.


No matter what I ever do or say, Heathcliff, this is me, now, standing on this hill with you. This is me, forever.

Cathy, Wuthering Heights (1939)

Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion


All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.

Leo Tolstoy

It's amazing what ordinary people can do if they set out without preconceived notions.

Charles F. Kettering

Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.

Nelson A. Rockefeller

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


The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.

Paul Tillich

Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.

William Lowe Bryan

All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.

Ashleigh Brilliant

When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what ?

Sydney J. Harris

Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.

Gabonese Proverb

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo Buscaglia

To God, there is no zero. I still exist.

Scott Carey, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)

You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success -- or are they holding you back ?

W. Clement Stone

Hey, Bud, lets party !

Jeff Spicoli, Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)

High expectations are the key to everything.

Sam Walton

Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?

Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)