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Be strong ! You talk of ghosts and devils. We are the living devils. The sign of life is strength and growth. The sign of death is weakness. Whatever is weak, avoid ! It is death. If it is strength, go down into hell and get hold of it ! There is salvation only for the brave. "None but the brave deserves the fair". None but the bravest deserves salvation.

Swami Vivekananda

Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.

Khalil Gibran

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.

Zig Ziglar

Don't fear, just live right.

Neal A. Maxwell

End your day by privately looking directly into your eyes in the mirror and saying, 'I love you ! ' Do this for thirty days and watch how you transform.

Mark Victor Hansen

Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.

William Wordsworth

Smile ! and the world will smile with you !

Unknown

Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.

Anthony Robbins

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

Anonymous

Every hero becomes a bore at last.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Knowledge work is all about how we use one another's time and attention. Given just minutes, good leaders can affect how we think, what we decide, and, ultimately, what we create.

Bill Jensen

Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.

Swami Vivekananda

Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.

Anonymous

Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.

English Proverb

A friend's love says. If you ever need anything, I'll be there. True Love says, you'll never need anything, i'll be there.

Jimi Hollemans

Love is a hole in the heart.

Ben Hecht

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Sometimes things become possible if we want them bad enough.

T.S. Eliot

Never spend your money before you have it.

Thomas Jefferson

When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.

Anonymous

Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.

W. Clement Stone

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)

The only guide to man is his conscience , the only shield to his memory is the rectitude and sincerity of his actions. It is very imprudent to walk through life without this shield, because we are so often mocked by the failure of our hopes and the upsetting of our calculations, but with this shield, however the fates may play, we march always in the ranks of honor.

Winston Churchill

A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.

Levi ben Gershon

No one became poor by giving alms.

French Proverb

Ideas become powerful only if they appear in the flesh , an idea which does not lead to action by the individual and by groups remains at best a paragraph or a footnote in a book -- provided the idea is original and relevant. It is like a seed stored in a dry place. If the idea is to have influence, it must be put into the soil, and the soil is people and groups of people.

Erich Fromm

I always try to turn my personal struggles into something helpful for others.

Henri Nouwen

Live Simply, Laugh Often, Love Deeply.

Unknown

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

Anonymous

It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.

Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.

Henry Ward Beecher

Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.

Assyrian Proverb

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man. One man tells a lie, dozens repeat it as the truth.

Chinese Proverb

The stakes are too high for government to be a spectator sport.

Barbara Jordan

There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.

Jean Anouilh

I am the captain of my soul.

William Ernest Henley

Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.

William Curry

This isn't a dream ! This is really happening !

Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)

It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.

Albert Einstein

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

Thornton Wilder

We belong dead.

The Monster, Bride Of Frankenstein (1935)

I make wine at home. I make it out of raisins so that it will be aged automatically.

Steven Wright

The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.

Leo Rosten

It is not the critic who counts, nor the man who points out how the strong man stumbled, or where the doer of deeds could have done them better. The credit belongs to the man who is actually in the arena, whose face is marred by dust and sweat and blood, who strives valiantly, who errs and comes short again and again, who knows great enthusiasms, great devotions, who spends himself in a worthy cause, who, at the best, knows in the end the triumph of high achievement, and who, at the worst, if he fails, at least fails while daring greatly, so that his place shall never be with those timid souls who know neither victory nor defeat.

Theodore Roosevelt

Don't quit.

Unknown

Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.

Norman Vincent Peale

Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is progress, working together is success.

Unknown

There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.

John Andrew Holmes Jr.

The vedanta recognizes no sin, it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you are a sinner, a miserable creature, and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that.

Swami Vivekananda

Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.

Anonymous

Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.

Washington Irving

In life you can never be too kind or too fair ; everyone you meet is carrying a heavy load. When you go through your day expressing kindness and courtesy to all you meet, you leave behind a feeling of warmth and good cheer, and you help alleviate the burdens everyone is struggling with.

Brian Tracy

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.

Albert Einstein

The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with.

Eleanor Holmes Norton

Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.

Will Rogers

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.

Helen Keller

Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move on to something that's more productive.

Donald Trump

The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.

John Powell

People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Abraham Lincoln

Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.

Swami Vivekananda

The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind, to train it to the use of its own powers rather than to fill it with the accumulation of others.

Tyron Edwards

Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.

Albert Einstein

All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -

Walt Disney

I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I think there is something, more important than believing : Action ! The world is full of dreamers, there aren't enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision.

W. Clement Stone

The happiness of life is made up of minute fractionsthe little soon-forgotten charities of a kiss, a smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment in the disguise of a playful raillery, and the countless other infinitesimals of pleasurable thought and genial feeling.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

They're here !

Carol Anne Freeling, Poltergeist (1982)

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

It's a Sicilian message. It means Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

Who so loves believes the impossible.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Love is the universal thirst for a communion not merely of the senses, but of our whole nature.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.

Albert Einstein

Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.

Art Fry

Necessity is the mother of invention.

Proverb

One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes

Thomas Edison

When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.

Norman Vincent Peale

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.

Publilius Syrus

The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.

Thomas Paine

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

Julia H. Gulliver

Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in ; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day ; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.

Harvey Mackay

Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.

Mike Wickett

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

Abraham Lincoln

We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.

Brian Tracy

Children are all foreigners.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is time for everything.

Thomas Edison

You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.

Karen Sunde

To my big brother George, the richest man in town !

Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.

Unknown

What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.

Leo Buscaglia

The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.

Jim Rohn

Take a watch to pieces and examine, however carefully, its separate parts in turn, and you will never come across the principles by which the watch keeps time.

Michael Polanyi

The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.

Ken Robbins