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Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.

Confucius

A gentleman can withstand hardships , it is only the small man who, when submitted to them, is swept off his feet.

Confucius

Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.

Confucius

Only those who are absolutely their true selves in this world can have pervading influence.

Confucius

Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

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

Confucius

Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.

Confucius

The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.

Confucius

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.

Confucius

The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.

Confucius

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Confucius

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

Every truth has four corners, as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other three.

Confucius

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The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.

Blaise Pascal

Sometimes things become possible if we want them bad enough.

T.S. Eliot

If to do good were easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men's cottages princes' palaces.

William Shakespeare

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.

Elbert Hubbard

You must do the things you think you cannot do.

Eleanor Roosevelt

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

Charles Morgan

A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.

Albert Einstein

The world belongs to the energetic.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Every cloud has a silver lining.

Proverb

What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.

The Wizard of Oz

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

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

Dennis Waitley

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

Service is the rent we pay to be living. It is the very purpose of life and not something you do in your spare time.

Marian Wright Edelman

If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.

Margaret Thatcher

No one knows what he can do until he tries.

Publilius Syrus

In life you need either inspiration or desperation.

Anthony Robbins

I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed We hold these truths to be self-evident , that all men are created equal.

Martin Luther King Jr.

If you think you are beaten, you are. If you think you dare not, you don't. If you'd like to win, but think you can't it's almost a cinch you won't. Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man, but sooner or later the man who wins is the one who thinks he can.

Unknown

I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?

Rita, Cameraman (1982)

To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.

Calvin Coolidge

There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.

Robert Half

If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.

Abigail Van Buren

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

Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.

Ghanaian Proverb

Fortune favors the brave.

Publius Terence

Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.

Brian Tracy

The man who lives without conflict, who lives with beauty and love, is not frightened of death because to love is to die.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

We shall neither fail nor falter, we shall not weaken or tire. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.

Winston Churchill

I can change. I can live out my imagination instead of my memory. I can tie myself to my limitless potential instead of my limiting past.

Stephen Covey

Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.

P. T. Barnum

When you are afraid, do the thing you are afraid of and soon you will lose your fear of it.

Norman Vincent Peale

There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.

Dale Carnegie

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

People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in the world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can't find them, make them.

George Bernard Shaw

I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.

Donald Trump

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

William Blake

Tonight's weather forecast - dark, with continued darkness until morning.

George Carlin

Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.

Robert Browning

Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

Abraham Lincoln

No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.

William E. Gladstone

My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !

Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)

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

Peter A. Cohen

It is not good for all our wishes to be filled , through sickness we recognize the value of health, through evil, the value of good, through hunger, the value of food, through exertion, the value of rest.

Greek Proverb

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

Robert Half

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.

Norman Vincent Peale

The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.

W. Beran Wolfe

Love, by its very nature, is unworldly, and it is for this reason rather than its rarity that it is not only apolitical but anti-political, perhaps the most powerful of all anti-political human forces.

Hannah Arendy

The show must go on.

Proverb

You're so money, and you don't even know it.

Trent, Swingers (1996)

The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.

Martha Washington

Begin with the end in mind.

Stephen Covey

Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.

Jean Anouilh

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

Strength is life, weakness is death. Expansion is life, contraction is death. Love is life, hatred is death.

Swami Vivekananda

O my's like a red, red rose. That's newly sprung in June, O my's like the melodie. That's sweetly play'd in tune.

Robert Burns

Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.

Swami Vivekananda

And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

With malice toward none, with charity for all.

Abraham Lincoln

Success is achieved by those who try and keep trying with a positive mental attitude.

W. Clement Stone

If you love someone, set them free.

Sting

If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.

Mahatma Gandhi

You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

Anonymous

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

Buddha

Positive attitudes come in unlimited quantities. Everybody can have one free !

Harvey Mackay

What ever you are be a good one.

Abraham Lincoln

All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood ; if they are not, they are not great truths.

Napoleon Hill

He who praises another enriches himself far more than he does the one praised. To praise is an investment in happiness. The poorest human being has something to give that the richest could not buy.

George Matthew Adams

My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

Abraham Lincoln

Our intentions create our reality.

Wayne W. Dyer

Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

No pain, No gain.

Unknown

Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.

Winston Churchill

Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.

Dennis Waitley

Come, let us make love deathless.

Herbert Trench

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

Malcolm Forbes

If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.

Yogi Berra

He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The old religions said that he was an atheist who did not believe in god. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.

Swami Vivekananda

When you wholeheartedly adopt a 'with all your heart' attitude and go all out with the positive principle, you can do incredible things.

Norman Vincent Peale

A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another.

Thomas Edison

If the ladder is not leaning against the right wall, every step we take just gets us to the wrong place faster.

Stephen Covey

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

Freedom requires the capacity to accept, bear and live constructively with anxiety. I refer of course to the normal anxiety all of us experience at every step in our psychological growth as well as in this upset contemporary world. To be free means to face and bear anxiety, to run away from anxiety means automatically to surrender one's freedom.

Rollo May

Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !

Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)

You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.

Zig Ziglar

Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.

Harvey Mackay

Dreams don't work unless you do.

John C. Maxwell

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

Romans 1218

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

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

Charles Buxton

Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.

Joan Jett

I'll be taking these huggies and whatever cash you got.

H. I. McDunnough, Raising Arizona (1987)

There is no education like adversity.

Disraeli

The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.

Traditional Proverb

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature.

Anne Frank

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

Zig Ziglar

Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.

Swami Vivekananda

Life is a do-it yourself project.

Dennis Waitley