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Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.

David Ogilvy

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No legacy is so rich as honesty.

William Shakespeare

There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'

Carrie Fisher

We reap what we sow - we are the makers of our own fate. The wind is blowing, those vessels whose sails are unfurled catch it, and go forward on their way, but those which have their sails furled do not catch the wind. Is that the fault of the wind ? We make our own destiny.

Swami Vivekananda

Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.

W. Clement Stone

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Never live in the past but always learn from it.

Anonymous

In each man there is a priceless treasure that is in no other. Every man's foremost task is the actualization of his unique, unprecedented and never-recurring potentialities, and not the repetition of something that another, and be it even the greatest, has already achieved.

Martin Buber

Anyone who thinks the sky is the limit, has limited imagination.

Anonymous

World is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.

Swami Vivekananda

The older I grow, the more everything seems to me to lie in manliness. This is my new gospel.

Swami Vivekananda

Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

The greatest sign of a success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."

Maria Montessori

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

Winston Churchill

It is love alone that gives worth to all things.

Santa Teresa de Jesus

The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.

Martha Washington

It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.

Anonymous

I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference

Mark Victor Hansen

Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.

H. Jackson Brown

Love is letting go of fear.

Gerald Jampolsky

You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.

Brian Tracy

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.

Amelia Earhart

One lie ruins a thousand truths.

Ghanaian Proverb

I'm going to take a bath.

Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)

Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

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

If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I think we deserve a break.

Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)

Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.

Harvey Mackay

Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.

Richard Bach

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.

I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.

Steven Wright

Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.

John Davidson Rockefeller

Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.

John S. Hinds

Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.

Unknown

I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.

Abraham Lincoln

They alone live, who live for others.

Swami Vivekananda

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.

Leo Tolstoy

It is my principle that the will of the majority should always prevail.

Thomas Jefferson

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

John Wicker

Your self-beliefs either support or undermine you.

Marsha Sinetar

We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.

Samuel Butler

You're gonna need a bigger boat.

Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)

Money without brains is always dangerous.

Napoleon Hill

To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.

Hugh Prather

What ever you are be a good one.

Abraham Lincoln

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.

Vince Lombardi

All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.

Leo Tolstoy

To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.

Anne Sophie Swetchine

One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.

Edwin Arnold

You know, Billy. We blew it.

Wyatt, Easy Rider (1969)

He who lends to the poor gets his interest from God.

German Proverb

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

Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.

William Faulkner

If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.

Anonymous

There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.

William Shakespeare

Every ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right.

Aldous Huxley

Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.

Napoleon Hill

Nuptial love makes mankind, friendly love perfects it, but wanton love corrupts and debases it.

Francis Bacon

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

Winston Churchill

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

How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young ?

Paul Sweeney

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

Booker T. Washington

It is the marriage of the soul with Nature that makes the intellect fruitful, and gives birth to imagination.

Henry David Thoreau

Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.

Margo Channing, All About Eve (1950)

Non !

Marcel Marceau, Silent Movie (1976)

The leader wonders about everything, wants to learn as much as he can, is willing to take risks, experiment, try new things. He does not worry about failure, but embraces errors, knowing he will learn from them.

Warren G. Bennis

Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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

Albert Einstein

There's no abiding success without commitment.

Anthony Robbins

Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our equations. But to me our equations are far more important, for politics are only a matter of present concern. A mathematical equation stands forever.

Albert Einstein

You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.

Anonymous

Above all, beware of compromises. I do not mean that you are to get into antagonism with anybody, but you have to hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others "fads" through the greed of getting supporters.

Swami Vivekananda

This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.

Chuck Sigars

We didn't need dialogue. We had faces.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

Look, Daddy. Teacher says, Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.

Zuzu Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

Believe that you are bigger than your difficulties, for you are, indeed.

Norman Vincent Peale

Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can.

Henry Drummond

A woman who is loved always has success.

Vicki Baum

The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.

Bernard M. Baruch

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.

Albert Einstein

If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.

John P. Strelecky

Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.

Mark Victor Hansen

Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.

Matthew 6: 34

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Confucius

Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.

Joe Clark

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

Abraham Lincoln

I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among my people the greatest asset I possess, and the way to develop the best in a person is by appreciation and encouragement. I believe in giving people incentive to work. So I am anxious to praise but loath to find fault. I am hearty in my approbation and lavish in my praise.

Charles M. Schwab

One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, 'Well, I'll have a go, too.'

Margaret Thatcher

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.

Robert H. Goddard

Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal

Earl Nightingale

You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.

Sam Keen

Dreams are the reality of tomorrow.

Dean Marshall

The dingo took my baby !

Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)

The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.

John Eldredge

In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.

Unattributed

Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.

Dennis Waitley

If people find fault with you and try to put you into bad light, wrongly slandering and vilifying you, just step back and observe yourself. Don't harbor any dislike, don't enter into it any contests, and don't get upset, angry, or resentful. Just cut right through it and be as if you never or saw it. Eventually malevolent pests will disappear of themselves. If you contend with them, then a bad name will bounce back and forth with never an end in sight.

Master Yuanwu

I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

Albert Einstein