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Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.

David Thomas

You can do what you want to do.

David Thomas

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I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.

Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Edward Young

The happiness of life is made up of minute fractionsthe little soon-forgotten charities of a kiss, a smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment in the disguise of a playful raillery, and the countless other infinitesimals of pleasurable thought and genial feeling.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.

Jim Rohn

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

George Bernard Shaw

The way to happiness : keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Fill your life with love. Scatter sunshine. Forget self, think of others. Do as you would be done by. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.

Norman Vincent Peale

Love is my religion, I could die for it.

John Keats

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work

Thomas Edison

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

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.

Swami Vivekananda

Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.

Swami Vivekananda

To succeed... you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

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

Yo, Adrian !

Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)

What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.

Alexander Graham Bell

The time is always right to do what is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.

Brian Tracy

Where's the rest of me ?

Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)

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.

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

John Wicker

Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The more connections you and your lover make, not just between your bodies, but between your minds, your hearts, and your souls, the more you will strengthen the fabric of your relationship, and the more real moments you will experience together.

Barbara De Angelis

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

Francis Bacon

If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.

Myrtle Reed

I have spread my dreams under your feet , Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.

William Butler Yeats

If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.

Isaac Newton

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties. No religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.

Albert Einstein

All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.

Henry David Thoreau

Believe in yourself.

Unknown

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

John Davidson Rockefeller

A bold onset is half the battle.

Giuseppe Garibaldi

The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.

Dale Carnegie

Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

We are so lazy, we do not want to do anything ourselves. We want a personal god, a savior or a prophet to do everything for us. Long as we believe ourselves to be even the least different from god, fear remains with us, but when we know ourselves to be the one, fear goes, of what can we be afraid ?

Swami Vivekananda

You are what you think about all day long.

Robert Schuller

Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.

Anonymous

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.

Hugh Downs

Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.

Matthew 5:15

He who knows all the answers has not yet been asked all the questions.

Unattributed

To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.

Francois Mauriac

The ready back gets all the loads.

Latvian Proverbs

If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.

Bill Blackman

All of the subjects that I've chosen have had to do with isolation. ... The whole idea of [people] gathering ... doesn't really appeal to me.

Glenn Gould

Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.

William Butler Yeats

People will exercise great effort and creativity to make our plan work, and sometimes expend just as much effort and creativity to make your plan fail.

Bob Klas

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

Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness , it is generally the by- product of other activities.

Aldous Huxley

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.

Washington Irving

Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.

Winston Churchill

Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life, son.

Dean Wormer, National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)

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

A time comes when you need to stop waiting for the man you want to become and start being the man you want to be.

Bruce Springsteen

In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.

Cicero

We must be bright and cheerful, long faces do not make religion.

Swami Vivekananda

Dreams are the reality of tomorrow.

Dean Marshall

The foundation my parents laid down with our faith continues to be my core.

Christy Borgeld

It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You can not make progress without making decisions.

Jim Rohn

And now here is my secret, a very simple secret. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.

Anthony Robbins

Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !

George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)

He didn't get all of those injuries from a fall.

Martha Washington

True love can not be found where it truly does not exist, Nor can it be hidden where it truly does.

Anonymous

Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.

Aristotle

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead, his eyes are closed.

Albert Einstein

Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.

Mary Parrish

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.

Albert Einstein

The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.

Ralph Nader

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

Harold Hulbert

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.

Dale Carnegie

As you think in your heart, so shall you be.

Proverb

The best things in life are not things.

Unknown

That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.

Rumi

The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.

Thomas Jefferson

You can not step twice into the same river, for other waters are continually flowing on.

Heraclitus

What you are is god's gift to you, what you become is your gift to god.

Anthony Dalla Villa

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - It goes on.

Robert Frost

I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.

Thomas Jefferson

The ideas I stand for are not mine. I borrowed them from Socrates. I swiped them from Chesterfield. I stole them from Jesud. And I put them in a book. If you don't like their rules whose would you use ?

Dale Carnegie

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

Winston Churchill

Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.

Chinese Proverb

When people are like each other they tend to like each other.

Anthony Robbins

The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.

Leonard Nimoy

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

Swami Vivekananda

It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Success is predictable.

Brian Tracy

Here's looking at you, kid.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.

Lisa Grude

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

Ashleigh Brilliant

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

My heart is ever at your service.

Shakespeare

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)

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.

Bruce Lee

And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.

Samuel Coleridge

I saw and loved.

Edward Gibbon

Here's Johnny !

Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)