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There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.

David Mahoney

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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)

Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. Its not the hard work that kills, its the worrying that kills.

Thomas Edison

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

Khalil Gibran

Would you like to play a game ?

Joshua The Computer, Wargames (1983)

Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor.

John Milton

Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.

Michael Johnson

Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''

Robert H. Schuller

When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.

William Shakespeare

How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.


Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.

Emma Lazarus

You must tolerate that which you can not change.

Spanish Proverb

Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.

Maximus, Gladiator (2000)

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


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

Barbara Jordan

Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.

Carl Bard

We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.

George Bernard Shaw

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.

Elizabeth Ashley

That which does not kill you makes you stronger.


You only get out what you put in.


All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination

Earl Nightingale

Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.

Earl Nightingale

The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.


If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''

Dale Dauten

A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.

Joseph Joubert

Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.

Woodrow Wilson

All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.

Zig Ziglar

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

Swami Vivekananda

Love is like playing the piano. First you must learn to play by the rules, then you must forget the rules and play from your heart.


Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.

Walter Anderson

Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.

Albert Einstein

You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.

Dennis Waitley

No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.


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

Janet Erskine Stuart

Tell 'em to go out there with all they got and win just one for the Gipper.

Knute Rockne, Knute Rockne All American (1940)

Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?


The truth is more important than the facts.

Frank Lloyd Wright

It is love alone that gives worth to all things.

Santa Teresa de Jesus

You're my Lassie come home.

Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)

The worst thing you can try to do is cling to something that is gone, or to recreate it.

Johnette Napolitano

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

Norman Vincent Peale

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

One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.

John Gardner

Love is a game that two can play and both win.

Eva Gabor

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

John Andrew Holmes Jr.

Love is a daily, mutual exchange of value.

Dennis Waitley

Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.

Oscar Wilde

I'm Multi-Dimensional !


Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.

Amelia Earhart

Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.

Art Linkletter

Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.

Eli Cohen

There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.


Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.

Charles M. Schwab

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

Abraham Lincoln

God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.


Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.


Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.

Stephen Covey

Nothing real can be threatened, nothing unreal exists. Love is all there is.


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

Harvey Mackay

Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.

Winston Churchill

A dream unrealized is a dream imprisoned by that enemy of all enemies - the fear of failure. Set that you will make it happen ! -

Dexter Yager

Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.

Erich Fromm

I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)

Show me the money !

Rod Tidwell, Jerry Maguire (1996)

You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.

Napoleon Hill

Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.

Czech Proverb

Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.

Mary Baker Eddy

Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.

Harold Hulbert

Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

The storm also beats on the house that is built on the rock.


We loved with a love that was more than love.

Edgar Allan Poe

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

William Blake

Help me ! Help me !

Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)

There are two ways of meeting difficulties you alter the difficulties, or you alter yourself to meet them.

Phyllis Battome

Bad news, compadres, this place is magic as hell.


Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible.

Mother Teresa

To be a great leader and so always master of the situation, one must of necessity have been a great thinker in action. An eagle was never yet hatched from a goose's egg.

James Thomas

Dreams don't work unless you do.

John C. Maxwell

Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.

Oscar Wilde

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

George Carlin

Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.

Robert H. Schuller

Sharing is the essence of teaching. It is, I have come to believe, the essence of civilizationWithout it, the imagination is but the echo of the self, trapped in a soundproof chamber, reverberating upon itself until it is spent in exhaustion or futility.

Bill Moyers

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

We get to make a living , we give to make a life.

Winston Churchill

Love conquers all.


I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.

Albert Einstein

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

William B. Sprague

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask.

W. Clement Stone

Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only


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)

Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr

Martha Friedman

It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.

Norman Vincent Peale

Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

In the court of basketball, there are no objections only rejections.


Every leader needs to have experienced and grown through following -- learning to be dedicated, observant, capable of working with and learning from others, never servile, always truthful. Having located these qualities in himself, he can encourage them in others.

Warren G. Bennis

Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.

Abraham Lincoln

Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.


The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.

John Maxwell