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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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Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.

Emily Dickinson

To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.

Karen Sunde

The time is always right to do what is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

There are essentially two things that will make you wiser the books you read and the people you meet.

Charles Tremendous Jones

There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.

Anonymous

Love sees roses without thorns.

German Proverb

I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.

John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)

All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.

Ashleigh Brilliant

Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

English Proverb

Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.

Franklin P. Jones

A ship in harbor is safe -- but that is not what ships are for.

John A. Shedd

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

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

Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.

Anonymous

I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.

Winston Churchill

Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.

Thomas Edison

It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.

Napoleon Hill

Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.

Norman Vincent Peale

Discontent is the source of all trouble, but also of all progress, in individuals and nations.

Berthold Auerbach

Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.

Ursula K. Le Guin

Success is predictable.

Brian Tracy

You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.

David Levesque

Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.

Vincent Van Gogh

Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?

Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

What can be said but not practiced is better not said. What can be practiced but not spoken of is better not done.

Baiyun

I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.

Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.

Swami Vivekananda

This is this.

Michael Vronsky, The Deer Hunter (1978)

Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.

Democritus

The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.

Swami Vivekananda

Unfortunately, most of the students in martial art are conformers. The student seldom learns to depend upon himself for expression. Instead, he faithfully or blindly follows an instructor, the authority figure, and his instructor's imposed pattern. That way, the student feels he is no longer alone and finds security in mass imitation. However, what is nurtured is the dependent mind rather than independent inquiry, which is so essential to genuine understanding. So through daily conditioning a student will probably be skilled according to a pattern, however, he will not come to understand himself.

Bruce Lee

As a cure for worrying, work is far better than whiskey. I always found that, if I began to worry, the best thing I could do was focus upon doing something useful and then work very hard at it. Soon, I would forget what was troubling me.

Thomas Edison

Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.

Mingjiao

Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.

Robert H. Schuller

Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.

Robert H. Schuller

Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.

Swami Sivananda

Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.

Plato

Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it

Dennis P. Kimbro

Without a general an army is lost.

Greek Proverb

All work is empty save when there is love.

Kahlil Gibran

The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.

Thomas Jefferson

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

The hottest love has the coldest end.

Socrates

If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.

Gail Sheehy

Love is like the wild rose-briar. Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, but which will bloom most constantly ?

Emily Bronte

Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.

John Wicker

Do first things first, and second things not at all.

Peter F. Drucker

Live out of your imagination, not your history.

Stephen Covey

The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.

Victor Hugo

Stand upon the self, only then can we truly love the world. Take a very high stand, knowing our universal nature, we must look with perfect calmness upon all the panorama of the world.

Swami Vivekananda

Talkers are no good doers.

William Shakespeare

The rare individual who honestly satisfies this heart-hunger ( praise ) will hold people in the palm of his hand, and even the undertaker will be sorry when he dies.

Dale Carnegie

If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.

Unknown

In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.

Anthony Robbins

My life is my message.

Mahatma Gandhi

Many have encountered and overcome the challenge of homelessness Many men go fishing all their lives not knowing it is not fish they are after.

Henry David Thoreau

is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.

Helen Keller

Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.

Robert Half

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

Norman Vincent Peale

If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.

Unknown

There is time for everything.

Thomas Edison

A Native American grandfather was talking to his grandson about how he felt. He said, 'I feel as if I have two wolves fighting in my heart. One wolf is the vengeful, violent one, the other wolf is the loving compassionate one.' The grandson asked him, 'Which wolf will win the fight in your heart?' The grandfather answered, 'The one I feed.'

Blackhawk

If you don't like something, change it , if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.

Mary Engelbreit

If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.

Jim Rohn

When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

Thomas Jefferson

To go fast, row slowly.

Norman Vincent Peale

He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.

Benjamin Franklin

Constant dripping hollows out a stone.

Lucretius

L-I-V-E ! Live ! Otherwise, you got nothing to talk about in the locker room.

Maude, Harold And Maude (1971)

You really can change the world if you care enough.

Marion Wright Edelman

The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.

King Solomon

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

Samantha Juarez

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

Tom Peters

Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.

Maya Angelou

Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us footprints in the sands of time.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol

The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.

Alvin Toffler

Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.

Brian Tracy

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

Paul R. Ehrlich

The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.

Richard Cech

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.

Vince Lombardi

If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.

Peace Pilgrim

You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.

J.S. Knox

An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.

Bill Bernbach

Whoever said anybody has a right to give up ?

Marian Wright Edelman

Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.

Soloman

There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.

Epictetus

Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!

Larry the Cable Guy

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Larry Smith

Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Men are often capable of greater things than they perform. They are sent into the world with bills of credit, and seldom draw to their full extent.

Horace Walpole

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

How many doctors does it take to screw in a light bulb ? That depends on whether it has medical insurance.

Unknown

My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.

Anonymous

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.

Sam Keen

Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Kid, the next time I say, Let's go someplace like Bolivia, let's go someplace like Bolivia.

Butch Cassidy, Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969)

Your current safe boundaries were once unknown frontiers.

Anonymous