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There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.

David Burns

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After all, tomorrow is another day !

Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.

Jawaharlal Nehru

If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.

Dale Carnegie

Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.

Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)

Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.

Emily P. Bissell

Something happened to me. It was the sweetest thing that ever could be. It was a fantasy a dream come true, it was the day I met you !

Mandy Forkner

Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.

English Proverb

We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.

Malcolm Gladwell

Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.

Mother Teresa

Someday when I grow up, finish school and get a job, I'll start living my life the way I want someday after the mortgage is paid off, the finances are on track and the kids are grown up, I'll drive that new car and take exciting trips abroad someday, now that I'm 9 about to retire, I'll buy that beautiful motor home and travel across this great country, and see all there is to see someday.

Ed Foreman

Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is no education like adversity.

Benjamin Disraeli

No one became poor by giving alms.

French Proverb

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)

Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.

Robert H. Schuller

Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. quotes

Earl Nightingale

It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.

Brian Tracy

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

Marcel Proust

Love is friendship set to music

E. Joseph Cossman

The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.

Jesus

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

Percy Bysshe Shelley

I light my candle from their torches.

Robert Burton

Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !

President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)

Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.

Robert H. Schuller

One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

It's like, I became such a good person, I almost forgot... I'm a world class liar, baby !

Taako

Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.

William Ellery Channing

Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.

Laura Frith

Be Here Now.

Ram Dass

Good morning, Vietnam !

Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)

The real leader has no need to lead, he is content to point the way.

Henry Miller

Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.

William Ellery Channing

If you know peace, then you thrive , if you know contentment, then you are rich.

Su Shi

All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.

Swami Vivekananda

Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.

Swami Vivekananda

They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom !

William Wallace, Braveheart (1995)

Remember, there is no situation so completely hopeless that something constructive can not be done about it. When faced with a minus, ask yourself what you can do to make it a plus. A person practicing this attitude will extract undreamed-of outcomes from the most unpromising situations. Realize that there are no hopeless situations, there are only people who take hopeless attitudes.

Norman Vincent Peale

A man takes a drop too much once in a while, it's only human nature.

Charlie Allnut, Rose Sayer (1951)

Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.

Randolph Ray

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.

Washington Irving

Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.

Napoleon Hill

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

If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.

Blaise Pascal

Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities, they will never come.

Janet Erskine Stuart

Faith can move mountains.

Unknown

Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.

Dale E. Turner

The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.

Dale E. Turner

Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.

Anonymous

Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.

Marianne Williamson

I'm willing when time permits to honestly express or to open myself to you, to act as a sort of sign pole for a traveler.

Bruce Lee

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.

J. Robert Oppenheimer

Let's not just transform those in need, we can also find ways to help transform those in power.

Anonymous

It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.

Harvey Mackay

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

Bruce Lee

Mr. Allen, this may come as a shock to you, but there are some men who don't end every sentence with a proposition.

Jan Morrow, Pillow Talk (1959)

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.

Anonymous

The ready back gets all the loads.

Latvian Proverbs

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

Aretha Franklin

We do what we must, and call it by the best names.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.

Woody Allen

It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.

John Crowe

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.

Samantha Juarez

There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.

Denis Waitley

Never react emotionally to criticism. Analyze yourself to determine whether it is justified. If it is, correct yourself. Otherwise, go on about your business.

Norman Vincent Peale

If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.

Henry David Thoreau

The greatest humiliation in life is to work hard on something from which you expect appreciation, and then fail to get it.

Edgar Watson Howe

If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished. Duty is to encourage everyone in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the truth.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Thomas Edison

Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.

Aristotle

A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.

Mark Twain

Failing to plan is planning to fail.

Unknown

I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.

Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.

Booker T. Washington

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.

Henry David Thoreau

Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance.

Oscar Wilde

When I've heard all I need to make a decision, I don't take a vote. I make a decision.

Ronald Reagan

The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.

Napoleon Hill

Living a life of integrity is one of the greatest missions we can undertake.

Greg Anderson

I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.

David O. McKay

How do you live ?

Helen, James Allen (1932)

Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.

Robert H. Schuller

You are what you think about all day long.

Robert Schuller

Talkers are no good doers.

William Shakespeare

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

James Allen

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

Napoleon Hill

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.

Truman Capote

Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become character.Watch your character, it becomes your destiny.

Frank Outlaw

Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.

Mark Victor Hansen

Minds are like parachutes, they function only when open.

Anonymous

Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.

J.M. Barrie

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

Saint Bernard of Clairvaux

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

They call me Mister Tibbs !

Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)

He who hesitates is lost.

Proverb

Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot , but make it hot by striking.

William B. Sprague

There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.

Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)