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Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.

Democritus

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The best things in life are free.

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Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.

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Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love.

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The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

Buddha

A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.

Chinese Proverb

Those who work at a thing heart and soul not only achieve success in it but through their absorption in that they also realize the supreme truth - brahman. Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god.

Swami Vivekananda

You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.

Robert H. Schuller

I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.

John Davidson Rockefeller

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

Demosthenes

Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.

Mother Theresa

Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.

Anonymous

If I am pressed to say why I loved him, I feel it can only be explained by replying. Because it was he, because it was me.

Montaigne

To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love.

L.O. Baird

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

German Proverb

Success is the child of audacity.

Benjamin Disraeli

And for an hour, for an hour, I'm the best actress in the world.

Bree Daniels, Klute (1971)

If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.

Milton Berle

We are ever free if we would only believe it, only have faith enough. You are the soul, free and eternal, ever free, ever blessed. Have faith enough and you will be free in a minute.

Swami Vivekananda

With malice toward none, with charity for all.

Abraham Lincoln

One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.

Dale Carnegie

I have not failed. I've just found ways that don't work

William Ernest Henley

True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.

Thomas Jefferson

Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.

Harvey Mackay

The buck stops here.

Harry Truman

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

Stephen Covey

The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.

Albert Einstein

Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.

Helen Keller

The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.

Jim Rohn

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.

Dolly Parton

Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''

E.M. Kelly

Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.

Robert H. Schuller

Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the 'someday I'll' philosophy.

Dennis Waitley

Your thoughts are the architects of your destiny.

David O. McKay

Live life to the fullest.

Robert Louis Stevenson

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

Abraham Lincoln

The idea of working all your life, saving, and putting money into a retirement account is a very slow plan.

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We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.

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Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.

Guillaume Apollinaire

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

Phyllis Battome

This is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure.

Winston Churchill

The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don't finally meet somewhere, they're in each other all along.

Rumi

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William Arthur Ward

Never bring the problem solving stage into the decision making stage. Otherwise, you surrender yourself to the problem rather than the solution.

Robert H. Schuller

The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.

Plutarch

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.

Helen Keller

A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.

Mohammed

As you live your values, your sense of identity, integrity, control, and inner-directedness will infuse you with both exhilaration and peace. You will define yourself from within, rather than by people's opinions or by comparisons to others.

Stephen Covey

Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.

Robert H. Schuller

We shall neither fail nor falter, we shall not weaken or tire. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.

Winston Churchill

The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.

Brian Tracy

The beginning is the half of every action.

Greek Proverb

When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance. . . . Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.

Dennis Waitley

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

W. Clement Stone

What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.

Pearl Bailey

I saw and loved.

Edward Gibbon

Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.

David Wilkerson

One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.

Swami Vivekananda

So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.

W. Clement Stone

It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.

John Nesvig

Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

Abraham Lincoln

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

With vision, every person, organization and country can flourish. The Bible says, 'Without vision we perish.

Mark Victor Hansen

Before I learned the art, a punch was just a punch, and a kick, just a kick. After I learned the art, a punch was no longer a punch, a kick, no longer a kick. Now that I understand the art, a punch is just a punch and a kick is just a kick.

Bruce Lee

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

Malcolm Forbes

What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Don't mess with the bull, young man. You'll get the horns !

Principal Richard Vernon, The Breakfast Club (1985)

Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.

Victor Hugo

It may be all right to be content with what you have, never with what you are.

B.C. Forbes

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.

Zig Ziglar

Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.

Swami Vivekananda

High expectations are the key to everything.

Sam Walton

Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Will you stop, Dave? Stop, Dave. I'm afraid.

Hal (V.O.), 2001: A Space Odyssey (2001)

Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.

Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)

Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.

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Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.

Thomas Jefferson

There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Mahatma Gandhi

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.

Thich Nhat Hanh

It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.

Samuel Butler

You really can change the world if you care enough.

Marion Wright Edelman

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Keywood

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.

Henry David Thoreau

Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give the world your best anyway.

Mother Teresa

Indecision is the thief of opportunity.

Jim Rohn

Well, nobody's perfect.

Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)

The only gift is a portion of thyself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

He who hesitates is lost !

Proverb

You had me at "hello".

Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire (1996)

Can you dig it ?

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If a man does his best, what else is there ?

General George S. Patton

Science may have found a cure for most evils , but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.

Helen Keller

Soul meets soul on lover's lips.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Think and grow rich.

Napoleon Hill

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

Anonymous

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Unknown

Do what you love and the money will follow

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Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.

Albert Einstein