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The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it

Colin Wilson

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

Solon

I am fond of only what comes from the heart.

Martha Washington

Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.

Mingjiao

There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.

Narrator, The Naked City (1948)

The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.

Tim Blixseth Bono

To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.

Paul R. Ehrlich

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Napoleon Hill

It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.

Anatole France

Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.

Jim Rohn

Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.

Albert Einstein

Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.

Elbert Hubbard

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

Oh, it was nobody's fault but my own. I was looking up. It was the nearest thing to heaven. You were there.

Terry McKay, An Affair To Remember (1957)

If you build it, he will come.

Field of Dreams

Love is like war, easy to begin but hard to end.

Anonymous

Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.

Daniel Monroe Tuttle

Adventure is worthwhile.

Amelia Earhart

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

Anne Sophie Swetchine

Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality in your own mind.

Bruce Lee

Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.

Christy Borgeld

Money without brains is always dangerous.

Napoleon Hill

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.

Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.

George S. Patton

I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.

Winston Churchill

The storm also beats on the house that is built on the rock.

Anonymous

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

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

Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.

William Arthur Ward

Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.

William Butler Yeats

It is the level-headed man, the calm man, of good judgment and cool nerves, of great sympathy and love, who does good work and so does good to himself.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.

Richard Bach

All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.

Zig Ziglar

Except and expect positive things and that is what you will receive.

Lori Hard

If there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, " What's in it for me ? ".

Brian Tracy

Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.

Voltaire

Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi

The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.

Napoleon Hill

Be the best that you can be.

Unknown

You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.

Michael Johnson

Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul

Les Hewitt

These go to eleven.

Nigel Tufnel, This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

Friendship is not born of words alone.

Armenian Proverb

Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.

Lou Holtz

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

W.C Fields

There is no substitute for hard work.

Thomas Edison

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

Peter De Vries

I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude

Unknown

Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.

Erich Fromm

Dwell not on the past. Use it to illustrate a point, then leave it behind. Nothing really matters except what you do now in this instant of time. From this moment onwards you can be an entirely different person, filled with love and understanding, ready with an outstretched hand, uplifted and positive in every thought and deed.

Eileen Caddy

Help me ! Help me !

Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)

Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

I have learned that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

Don't think it, ink it.

Mark Victor Hansen

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.

Will Rogers

No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy -- unless you let him.

Napoleon Hill

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

Frank Chambers, The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)

I am poor and naked but I am the chief of a nation. We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches. We want peace and love.

Red Cloud

Shri Ramakrishna used to say, "As long as I live, so long do I learn". That man or that society which has nothing to learn is already in the jaws of death. Heart and core of everything here is good, that whatever may be the surface waves, deep down and underlying everything, there is an infinite basis of goodness and love.

Swami Vivekananda

To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.

David Viscott

All men are created equal. Government by consent of the governed. Give me liberty or give me death. And those are not just clever words, and those are not just empty theories.

Lyndon Johnson

I have not failed. I've just found ways that don't work

William Ernest Henley

If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.

Anonymous

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us most. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It's not just in some of us, it's in all of us. And when we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Marianne Williamson

You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

Abraham Lincoln

Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed. Our love to others, and others love to us.

Thomas Trahern

Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.

Winston Churchill

Would you like to come in ?

Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)

In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.

Thomas Jefferson

Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes

Dennis Waitley

Never seek to tell thy love. Love that never told can be, for the gentle wind does move silently, invisibly.

William Blake

I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.

Rabindranath Tagore

You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.

Earl Nightingale

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned.

Somerset Maugham

Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. Its not the hard work that kills, its the worrying that kills.

Thomas Edison

Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.

Dennis Waitley

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William Arthur Ward

Nature does nothing uselessly.

Aristotle

I need him like the axe needs the turkey.

Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)

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

Richard Bach

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

Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

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

Albert Einstein

Some minds are like concrete, all mixed up and permanently set.

Anonymous

We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.

Saint Bernard of Clairvaux

We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.

Cicero

Honesty is the best image.

Tom Wilson

Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.

Julia H. Gulliver

We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.

Pogo

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

Where there is life, there is hope. Where there are hopes, there are dreams. Where there are vivid dreams repeated, they become goals. Goals become the action plans and game plans that winners dwell on in intricate detail, knowing that achievement is almost automatic when the goal becomes an inner commitment. The response to the challenges of life -- purpose -- is the healing balm that enables each of us to face up to adversity and strife.

Dennis Waitley

You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.

Anonymous

If you want a do-right woman, you have to be a do-right man

Aretha Franklin

Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.

John Lennon

Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.

Archimedes

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

Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

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

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Emmanuel Teney