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Believe that the loose ball that you are chasing has your name on it.

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The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.

Swami Vivekananda

What you are is god's gift to you, what you become is your gift to god.

Anthony Dalla Villa

Truth is nobody's property, no race, no individual can lay any exclusive claim to it. Truth is the nature of all souls.

Swami Vivekananda

As a principle-centered person you try to stand apart from the emotion of the situation and from other factors that would act on you, and evaluate the options. Looking at the balanced whole -- the work needs, the family needs, the other needs that may be involved, and the possible implications of the various alternatives -- you'll try to come up with the best solution taking all factors into consideration.

Stephen Covey

The person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.

John Stuart Mill

There is no beauty but the beauty of action.

Proverb

Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.

Albert Schweitzer

I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's were the fun is.

Donald Trump

Difficulties strengthen the mind, as well as labor does the body.

Seneca

When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.

Mark Twain

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

Do or do not, there is no try.

Yoda

Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?

Anonymous

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

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Practice loving people. It is true that this requires effort and continued practice, for some are not very lovable, or so it seems - with emphasis on "seems". Every person has lovable qualities when you really learn to know him.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Samuel Coleridge

It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.

Aristotle

Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.

Mark Victor Hansen

Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.

Harvey Mackay

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

Anatole France

All love is sweet, given or returned.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.

Anonymous

One drink's too many, and a hundred's not enough.

Bartender Nat, The Lost Weekend (1945)

We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.

Samuel Butler

Be afraid. Be very afraid.

Veronica Quaife, The Fly (1986)

Not many people know it, but the Fuhrer was a terrific dancer.

Franz Liebkind, The Producers Avco (1968)

There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.

David Burns

Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.

Douglas Adams

We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.

Swami Vivekananda

But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.

Karl Jaspers

Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.

Robert Half

Procrastination is opportunities natural assassin.

Victor Kiam

Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.

Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)

I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.

Bill Cosby

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

This is the first day, of the rest of your life.

Unknown

We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Admiral Collingwood

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.

Robert H. Goddard

Kids don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.

Jim Henson

Don't ask for a light load, but rather ask for a strong back.

Anonymous

In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.

Dalai Lama

He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes -- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds' --can you help others do the same.

Carlo Brumat

You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.

Shira Tehrani

True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.

K. Knight

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

Chinese Proverb

The art of love, is largely the art of persistence.

Albert Ellis

Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

This too, shall pass.

Persian Proverb

An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.

Caroline L. Gascoigne

A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.

Forest Witcraft

A way of life can not be successful so long as it is mere intellectual conviction. It must be deeply felt, deeply believed, dominant even in dreams.

Bertrand Russell

They call me Mister Tibbs !

Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)

I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?

Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)

We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.

La Bruyere

People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.

George Allen

If there is one word that you find coming out like a bomb from the upanishads, bursting like a bombshell upon masses of ignorance, it is the word fearlessness.

Swami Vivekananda

Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.

Leon J. Suenes

There's no crying in baseball !

Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)

We must never be afraid to go too far, for success lies just beyond.

Marcel Proust

Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.

Darrell Royal

There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.

Napoleon Hill

Self-knowledge is the basis of JKD because it is effective, not only for the individuals martial art, but also for his life as a human being.

Bruce Lee

Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.

Swami Vivekananda

Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.

Norman Vincent Peale

A man should have any number of little aims about which he should be conscious and for which he should have names, but he should have neither name for, nor consciousness concerning, the main aim of his life.

Samuel Butler

Love is like swallowing hot chocolate, before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time.

Anonymous

To me, at least the way that I teach it, all types of knowledge ultimately means self-knowledge. So, therefore they're coming in and asking me to teach them not so much how to defend themselves or how to do somebody in. Rather, they want to learn to express themselves through some movement, be it anger, be it determination or whatever. So, in other words, they're paying me to show them, in combative form, the art of expressing the human body.

Bruce Lee

Ideas won't keep, something must be done about them.

Alfred Whitefield

It takes a whole village to raise a child.

African Proverb

If one has to submit, it is wasteful not to do so with the best grace possible.

Winston Churchill

Marriage is a door which looks out upon a beautiful view. As that door is opened and the horizon unfolds before you, know that nothing is sweeter than the warmth of one hand within another.

Collin McCarty

You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.

Dennis Waitley

When god closes a door, he opens a window.

Unknown

Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!

Larry the Cable Guy

Many who have spent a lifetime in it can tell us less of love than the child that lost a dog yesterday.

Thornton Wilder

Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.

Bruce Lee

It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.

Anonymous

Change comes from within.

Unknown

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

Confucius

Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.

Jim Rohn

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)

You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.

Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)

Let us strive on to finish the work we are in

Abraham Lincoln

Nothing endures but change. Heraclitus Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.

Jim Rohn

There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

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

Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)

Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.

Norman Vincent Peale

Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts

Albert Einstein

Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.

Earl Nightingale

The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.

Publilius Syrus

I do not think much of a man who does not know more today than he did yesterday.

Abraham Lincoln

Let not him who is houseless pull down the house of another, but let him work diligently and build one for himself, thus by example assuring that his own shall be safe from violence when built.

Abraham Lincoln

If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.

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