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Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.

David McCullough Reason

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The only way to have a friend is to be one.

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Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.

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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

One does evil enough when one does nothing good.

German Proverb

Love never claims, it ever gives.

Mahatma Gandhi

Life is a do-it yourself project.

Dennis Waitley

Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.

Bruce Lee

Love like you'll never be hurt.

William Purkey

Goals give you more than a reason to get up in the morning, they are an incentive to keep you going all day. Goals tend to tap the deeper resources and draw the best out of life.

Harvey Mackay

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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

Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.

Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)

What hump ?

Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)

The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.

Abraham Lincoln

The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.

Anthony Robbins

Nothing ventured, nothing gained.

Unknown

He must have a truly romantic nature, for he weeps when there is nothing at all to weep about.

Oscar Wilde

No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.

Robert Half

Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.

Karl G. Maeser

What is the use of living if it be not to strive for noble causes and to make this muddled world a better place for those who will live in it after we are gone.

Winston Churchill

A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.

Thomas Edison

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.

Unknown

The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.

C.S. Lewis

Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.

Chinese Proverb

Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.

Michael Jordan

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.

Tommy Lasorda

Love is a hole in the heart.

Ben Hecht

Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.

Hubert Bonner

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.

Aristotle

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.

Winston Churchill

Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.

Winston Churchill

Remember when you see a man at the top of a mountain, he didn't fall there.

Anonymous

Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.

Seneca

Now is the time. Needs are great, but your possibilities are greater.

Bill Blackman

In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love you want the other person.

Margaret Anderson

We go together, Laurie. I don't know why. Maybe like guns and ammunition go together.

Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)

Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.

Joyce Brothers

Every day in every way I am getting better and better.

Unknown

Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.

George S. Patton

To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself : First, what could I do ? Second, what could I read ? And third, who could I ask ?

Jim Rohn

Love is a fruit in season at all times.

Mother Theresa

Time is the great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all of it's students.

Hector Berlioz

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

Albert Einstein

I have a head for business and a bod for sin.

Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)

You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.

Harold Hill

I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.

Larry Smith

I never did anything worth doing entirely by accident... . Almost none of my inventions came about totally by accident. They were achieved by having trained myself to endure and tolerate hard work.

Thomas Edison

Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it

Unknown

It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.

Seneca

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.

John Quincy Adams

A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.

General Douglas MacArthur

I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.

Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)

You create your reality.

Unknown

Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.

Eileen Caddy

Bitterness imprisons life, love releases it. Bitterness paralyzes life, love empowers it. Bitterness sours life, love sweetens it. Bitterness sickens life, love heals it. Bitterness blinds life, love anoints it's eyes.

Harry Emerson Fosdick

If money helps a man to do good to others, it is of some value , but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.

Swami Vivekananda

You're good, you're very good.

Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)

Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.

Unknown

Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.

William Lowe Bryan

Look up and not down, look forward and not back, look out and not in, and lend a hand.

E. E. Hale

When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.

Unattributed

I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.

Kyle Schmidt

It's good to be the king !

Louis XVI, History Of The World (1981)

You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have really lived, are the moments when you have done things in a spirit of love.

Henry Drummond

A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.

Anonymous

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

When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up

Jim Rohn

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

James Allen

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

Theodore Roosevelt

The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.

Harriet Rubin

Our first journey is to find that special place for us.

Jim Rohn

The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.

Confucius

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

Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.

Anonymous

Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.

Vince Lombardi

The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.

Unknown

You owe me nothing for giving the love that I give. You owe me nothing for caring the way that I have. I give you thanks for receiving , it's my privilege, and you owe me nothing in return.

Alanis Morrissette

Love is made by two people, in different kinds of solitude. It can be in a crowd, but in an oblivious crowd.

Louis Aragon

Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.

La Rochefoucauld

To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.

Bunker Hunt

Excellence is more fun than mediocrity.

Leonard Berry

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us most. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It's not just in some of us, it's in all of us. And when we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Marianne Williamson

He who hesitates is lost.

Proverb

If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.

Shelley Long

A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.

Albert Einstein

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

Be loyal to people in their absence. Then watch how others begin having more faith and confidence in you, because they know you won't be talking about them behind their backs.

Stephen Covey

My experience will help, but I insist and maintain that art - true art that is - cannot be handed out. Furthermore, art is never decoration or embellishment. Instead it is a constant process of maturing.

Bruce Lee

This is nothing !

Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)

The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.

Thomas Edison

All love that has not friendship for it's base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Passion is the genesis of genius.

Anthony Robbins

The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.

Thomas J. Watson

When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.

Helen Keller

Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.

Confucius

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.

Benjamin Franklin

Funny like I'm a clown ? I amuse you ?

Tommy De Vito, Goodfellas (1990)