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

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If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.

Lucy Larcom

The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.

David O. McKay

The idea of working all your life, saving, and putting money into a retirement account is a very slow plan.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Victory belongs to the most persevering.

Napolean Bonaparte

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

Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)

Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first.


If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.

Milton Berle

You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence is not an event - it is a habit.


Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.

Martha Washington

He didn't get all of those injuries from a fall.

Martha Washington

The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.

Thomas Jefferson

The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.

Thomas Jefferson

Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

Life is but a moment, death also is but another.

Robert H. Schuller

Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.

Charlie Brown

Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.

Mother Theresa

Fear is the parent of cruelty.

J.A. Froude

Life is what you make it.


A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.

Thomas Jefferson

Sanctuary !

Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)

The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.

Cornelius Nepos

Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Will you stop, Dave? Stop, Dave. I'm afraid.

Hal (V.O.), 2001: A Space Odyssey (2001)

In imagination, there's no limitation.

Mark Victor Hansen

Seek first to understand and then to be understood.

Steven Covey

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Zig Ziglar

Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.

George S. Patton

Don't wait for a funeral to pay a compliment. You may not make it in time.

Harvey Mackay

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

Jim Ryun

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


Be of love a little more careful than of anything.

E.E. Cummings

Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?

Josh Hinds

If money helps a man to do good to others, it is of some value , but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.

Swami Vivekananda

Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.

Satchel Paige

He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.


Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.


Happiness is a state of activity.


Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

From his neck down a man is worth a couple of dollars a day, from his neck up he is worth anything that his brain can produce.

Thomas Edison

From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.

Yiddish Proverb

Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps.

Peter A. Cohen

Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.

Abraham Lincoln

Anything in life worth having is worth working for.

Andrew Carnegie

The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Our life is what it is as a result of how we think.

George DeVack

Play for more than you can afford to lose and you will learn the game.

Winston Churchill

Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.

Margo Channing, All About Eve (1950)

If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.

Gail Sheehy

I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.

Abraham Lincoln

Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.


All that is real in me is god. All that is real in god is I. The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.

Swami Vivekananda

Most of the exercise I get is from standing and walking around laboratory tables all day. I derive more benefit and entertainment from this than some of my friends and competitors get from playing games like golf.

Thomas Edison

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.

Abraham Lincoln

Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude


It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You can not make progress without making decisions.

Jim Rohn

Would you like to play a game ?

Joshua The Computer, Wargames (1983)

Science without religion is lame. Religion without science is blind.

Albert Einstein

Stopping at third base adds no more runs than striking out.


The best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.


Look at every situation as if you were in the future and you were looking back on it.

General Peter Schoomaker

Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.

Zig Ziglar

The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.


The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.

Josiah G. Holland

It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.

John P. Strelecky

We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

All work is empty save when there is love.

Kahlil Gibran

Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.

Joyce Brothers

The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.

Larry Page

A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.

John P. Strelecky

Watch the skies, everywhere, keep looking ! Keep watching the skies !

Ned Scotty Scott, The Thing From Another World (1951)

Be like a postage stamp. Stick to it until you get there.

Harvey Mackay

No man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself.

Dennis Waitley

Love reminds you that nothing else matters.

Amy Bushell

Before I learned the art, a punch was just a punch, and a kick, just a kick. After I learned the art, a punch was no longer a punch, a kick, no longer a kick. Now that I understand the art, a punch is just a punch and a kick is just a kick.

Bruce Lee

Say not, "I have found the truth" but rather, "I have found a truth".

Kahlil Gibran

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

Anatole France

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

Winston Churchill

And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.

Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)

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

Makaino Kouji

In life you need either inspiration or desperation.

Anthony Robbins

When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

Thomas Jefferson

Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.

Bette Davis

What really matters is what you do with what you have.

Shirley Lord

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

Eden Phillpotts

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)

Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.

La Rochefoucauld

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Keywood

Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.

William Shakespeare

This is a great fact : strength is life, weakness is death. Strength is felicity, life eternal, immortal , weakness is constant strain and misery, weakness is death.

Swami Vivekananda

You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.

Judy Garland

The great end of life is not knowledge but action.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Intelligence without ambition is like a bird without wings.

C. Archie Danielson

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.

Henry Ford

I am quite correctly described as 'more of a sponge than an inventor'.

Thomas Edison

Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled.

Henry David Thoreau

Necessity is the mother of invention.


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

Robert Half