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Success in life has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas

Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas

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The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.

Winston Churchill

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 mature man is his own judge. In the end, his only form of support is being faithful to his own convictions. The advice of others may be welcomed invaluable, but it does not free him from responsibility.

Dag Hammarskjold

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.

H.L. Mencken

The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".

Norman Vincent Peale

As a writer, I tell stories and people give me money. Then financial planners tell me stories, and I give them money.

Martin Cruz Smith

We are all born for love, it is the principle existence and it's only end.

Benjamin Disraeli

When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance. . . . Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.

Dennis Waitley

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

Colin Wilson

Constant dripping hollows out a stone.

Lucretius

We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.

Brigham Young

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

Marcel Proust

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

Confucius

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

Winston Churchill

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

Harvey Mackay

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

Jim Rohn

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

Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.

Mary Anne Radmacher

Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.

Jeff Valdez

Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.

Jim Rohn

Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

I am someone else when I'm with you, someone more like myself.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

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

The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.

Saudi Arabian Proverb

A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.

Francis Bacon

Good fortune and bad are equally necessary to man, to fit him to meet the contingencies of this life.

French Proverb

There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.

Anthony Robbins

A simple I love you means more than money.

Frank Sinatra

How far you go in life depends on you being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.

George Washington Carver

A man's dreams are an index to his greatness.

Zadok Rabinwitz

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.

Henry David Thoreau

The struggle of the mind to keep itself free from every sort of bondage -- to remain curious, open, unsatiated in all its relations with nature -- is tenfold more difficult than the cultivation of a stable, satisfying point of view, but a thousandfold more precious.

Gardner Murphy

The only true gift is a portion of yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)

To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless.

Tim Blixseth

I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach, who walk their talk.

Anthony Robbins

Money without brains is always dangerous.

Napoleon Hill

Life is a do-it yourself project.

Dennis Waitley

I'm an excellent driver.

Raymond Babbitt, Rain Man (1988)

It is my principle that the will of the majority should always prevail.

Thomas Jefferson

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

Richard Bach

It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.

Anthony Robbins

If you judge people, you have no time to love them.

Mother Teresa

What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.

George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.

Hugh Prather

Love is letting go of fear.

Gerald Jampolsky

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.

Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.

Abraham Maslow

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.

Anais Nin

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

Thomas Edison

The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.

Unattributed

There are many who's tongues might govern multitudes, if they could govern their tongues.

Prentice

The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.

Arthur C. Clarke

Live your life and forget your age.

Norman Vincent Peale

Show me the money !

Rod Tidwell, Jerry Maguire (1996)

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.

Earl Nightingale

The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.

Joe Paterno

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

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

Thomas Jefferson

I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference

Mark Victor Hansen

Success is never wondering what if.

Karrie Huffman

For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us.

Donald Williams

To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.

Joseph Chilton Pearce

A martini. Shaken, not stirred.

James Bond, Goldfinger (1964)

If you want to win friends, make it a point to remember them. If you remember my name, you pay me a subtle compliment ; you indicate that I have made an impression on you. Remember my name and you add to my feeling of importance.

Dale Carnegie

Sometimes there's so much beauty in the world I feel like I can't take it, like my heart's going to cave in.

Ricky Fitts, American Beauty (1999)

Love conquers all.

Virgil

In the long run, we only hit what we aim at.

Henry David Thoreau

What you cannot enforce, Do not command.

Sophocles

Be happy. It's one way of being wise.

Sidonie Gabrielle

After every happiness comes misery, they may be far apart or near. The more advanced the soul, the more quickly does one follow the other. What we want is neither happiness nor misery. Both make us forget our true nature, both are chains -- one iron, one gold , behind both is the Atman, who knows neither happiness nor misery. These are states, and states must ever change , but the nature of the atman is bliss, peace, unchanging. We have not to get it, we have it, only wash away the dross and see it.

Swami Vivekananda

Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.

David Lloyd George

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

Peter De Vries

Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.

Napoleon Hill

Boldness, more boldness, and always boldness !

George Jacques Danton

The principles you live by create the world you live in ; if you change the principles you live by, you will change your world. -

Blaine Lee

In my case, self-absorption is completely justified. I have never discovered any other subject so worthy of my attention.

Waldo Lydecker, Laura (1944)

She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.

Jane Austen

Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

Do it now !

Napoleon Hill

Love is a little haven of refuge from the world.

Bertrand Russell

Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.

Eileen Caddy

You can do anything you put your mind to.

Unknown

I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.

Thomas Edison

Remove failure as an option.

Joan Lunden

Men like my father cannot die. They are with me still - - real in memory as they were in flesh, loving and beloved forever. How green was my valley then.

Huw Morgan, How Green Was My Valley (1941)

You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.

Charles F. Kettering

It is love alone that gives worth to all things.

Santa Teresa de Jesus

Learning is definitely not mere imitation or the ability to accumulate and conform to fixed knowledge. Learning is a constant process of discovery and never a concluding one. In JKD we begin not by accumulation but by discovering the cause of our ignorance, and oftentimes this involves a shedding process. Truth will not come until we have come to understand personally the whole process of the working of our being. After all, ultimately, knowledge in martial art simply means self-knowledge, and JKD can become intelligible only in the vigorous and constant process of self-inquiry and self-discovery.

Bruce Lee

He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.

Chinese Proverb

If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.

Anthony Robbins

There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.

Red Cloud

They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one. They promised to take our land, and they did.

Red Cloud

The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.

William Wordsworth

Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.

Earl Nightingale