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There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.

David Starr Jordan

Wisdom is knowing what to do next.

David Starr Jordan

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Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)

Yes, it used to be beautiful -- what with the rackets, whoring, guns.

Lou Pascal, Atlantic City (1980)

When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.

Elizabeth Bowen

Do it now !

Napoleon Hill

A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.

Dennis Waitley

In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing, the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.

Jane Austen

Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.

Henry Ward Beecher

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.

Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)

Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind, the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.

Swami Vivekananda

Don't quit.

Unknown

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.

Unknown

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

Peace Pilgrim

Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.

Tacitus

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

John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)

What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.

George Eliot

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

The sun will come up tomorrow

Unknown

Some things have to be believed to be seen.

Ralph Hodgson

Plan your progress carefully , hour-by hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the wellsprings of your power. Planning for happiness is rarely successful. Happiness just happens.

Robert Half

There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.

Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)

Procrastination is opportunities natural assassin.

Victor Kiam

I have loved to the point of madness, that which is called madness, that which to me, is the only sensible way to love.

Francoise Sagan

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.

Wayne Gretzky

Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.

Norman Vincent Peale

I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.

Abraham Lincoln

All work is empty save when there is love.

Kahlil Gibran

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

Su Shi

There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.

Robert Half

Sooner or later the truth comes to light.

Dutch Proverb

Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.

Susan Taylor

It is not the job of the general to be winning. It is his job to win.

Nancy Banks-Smith

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

Charlie Allnut, Rose Sayer (1951)

Made it, Ma! Top of the world!

Arthur 'Cody' Jarrett, White Heat (1949)

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

Bertrand Russell

One sure-fire way to stay creative force yourself to learn something new.

Harvey Mackay

Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.

Brian Tracy

You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.

J.S. Knox

Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion

Aristotle

A friend's love says. If you ever need anything, I'll be there. True Love says, you'll never need anything, i'll be there.

Jimi Hollemans

The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.

Rodney L. Parsley

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

Henry David Thoreau

Learning acquired in youth is an inscription on stone.

Indian Proverb

Take heed : you do not find what you do not seek.

Unknown

Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.

Louis Pasteur

What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Challenges are what make life interesting , overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.

Joshua J. Marine

He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.

Chinese Proverb

One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.

Harvey Mackay

Our real problem is not our strength today ; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure strength tomorrow.

Calvin Coolidge

My heart is ever at your service.

Shakespeare

Live with passion !

Anthony Robbins

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

The doctor should be opaque to his patients, and like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.

Sigmund Freud

Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.

Margaret Thatcher

If you don't first handle fear and desire, and you get rich, you'll be a high pay slave.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within

Earl Nightingale

We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.

Cicero

Seduce my mind and you can have my body, find my soul and I'm yours forever.

Anonymous

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

I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.

Henry Ward Beecher

if one is unable to assert oneself, one is unable to participate in a genuine relationship.

Rollo May

Encouragement is oxygen to the soul.

Harvey Mackay

What hump ?

Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)

Better late than never.

Proverb

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Love is a thing, well, it's kind of like quicksand. The more you are in it, the deeper you sink. And when it hits you, you've just got to fall.

UB40

You sing-a high.

Baravelli, Connie Bailey (1932)

I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.

Mother Theresa

To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable

Helen Keller

Coming together is a beginning keeping together is progress working together is success.

Henry Ford

As physicians, we are invited into the most intimate chambers of our patients’ lives. We should acknowledge that unfettered trust with dignity, deference, and respect. For a physician, caring for patients is not only a duty; it is a privilege. Alleviating pain and restoring health for another human being can induce an exhilaration few others experience in their careers.

Michael E. DeBakey

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.

Anonymous

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

There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.

General Douglas MacArthur

Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.

Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)

You have to decide what your highest priorities are and have the courage -- pleasantly, smilingly, non-apologetically -- to say 'no' to other things. And the way you do that is by having a bigger 'yes' burning inside. The enemy of the 'best' is often the 'good. '

Stephen Covey

If I can line up the people who, back through the ages, have gone at life in ways I greatly admire, then I can feel their strength supporting me, all their standards and values pointing the way in which I am to go.

Bonaro W. Overstreet

I like to watch.

Chance, Being There (1979)

From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.

Yiddish Proverb

Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.

Colin Powell

Make the second effort your second nature.

Harvey Mackay

Love thy neighbour as thyself.

Matthew

Begin with the end in mind.

Stephen Covey

All you need is love.

John Lennon

Who is blind ? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb ? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor ? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich ? He who is happy with his lot.

Indian Proverb

We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.

Albert Einstein

There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life.

Federico Fellini

I was never tired of listening to his wisdom or imparting my own.

Winston Churchill

Till I loved, I never lived, enough.

Emily Dickinson

Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.

Victor Hugo

Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.

Mark Victor Hansen

You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes

Zig Ziglar

If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.

Dale Carnegie

Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.

Bette Davis

Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong an attachment as that from which they draw their gains.

Thomas Jefferson

Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands.

Zig Ziglar