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Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

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Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

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Mahatma Gandhi

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

Tony Dorsett

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First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.

Swami Vivekananda

When were the good and the brave ever in a majority ?

Henry David Thoreau

To understand your parents love you must raise children yourself.

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

Mary Parrish

This is as true in everyday life as it is in battle we are given one life and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act, and in acting, to live.

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Wisdom is more precious than rubies.

Biblical Proverb

He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.

Japanese Proverb

"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.

George P. Burnham

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature.

Anne Frank

The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.

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O Captain ! My Captain ! our fearful trip is done.

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No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.

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Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass!

Paul J. Meyer

Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

I maintained my edge by always being a student, you will always have something new to learn.

Jackie Joyner Kersee

Don't say, "If I could, I would". Say, "If I can, I will".

Jim Rohn

Science without religion is lame. Religion without science is blind.

Albert Einstein

I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.

Blanche Dubois, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals - that is, goals that do not inspire them.

Anthony Robbins

In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.

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What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.

Zig Ziglar

The calla lilies are in bloom again.

Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)

He who has great power should use it lightly.

Seneca

Roll with the punches.

Unknown

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

Helen Keller

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

David Thomas

Love is the river of life in the world.

Henry Ward Beecher

Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.

Napoleon Hill

The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.

Mark Twain

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Martin Luther King Jr.

I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.

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Say not, "I have found the truth" but rather, "I have found a truth".

Kahlil Gibran

What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.

George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.

Jonathan Swift

By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Houston, we have a problem.

Jim Lovell, Apollo 13 (1944)

Other men have seen angels, But I have seen thee, And thou art enough.

G. Moore

Attitude determines altitude.

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If anything is worth trying at all, it's worth trying at least ten times.

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What is life without the radiance of love.

Von Schiller

Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.

Bible

If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?

Hillel

Growth and change are never easy... If it were easy, you would have done it long ago.

Lawrence LeShan

God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.

Unknown

For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change

Jim Rohn

From now on you will never be alone, even when we are separated, and even when death itself parts us, I shall remain with you.

Ladislaus Boros

Till I loved, I never lived, enough.

Emily Dickinson

What is essential is invisible to the eyes.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

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

Seneca

Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.

Unknown

Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.

P.A.C. de Beaumarchais

Sometimes you gotta say, What the fuck.

Miles, Risky Business (1983)

That first peak is the best place to pause and look back, to see if you took the easiest route, to learn the lessons from the first climb. And it is the best place to examine the terrain ahead, to change your plans and goals, to take a deep breath and begin climbing again.

Michael Johnson

Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into !

Oliver, Sons Of The Desert (1933)

Be like the turtle. If he didn't stick his neck out, he wouldn't get anywhere at all.

Harvey Mackay

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

W. Clement Stone

Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.

Zig Ziglar

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

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.

Randolph Ray

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.

Norman Vincent Peale

Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.

C.N. Bovee

A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.

Winston Churchill

Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.

James Baldwin

Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest.

George Matthew Allen

Most people are about as happy as they make up their mind to be.

Abraham Lincoln

I love great music and art, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.

Thomas Edison

You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.

Golda Meir

Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.

William Makepeace Thackeray

We are not human beings having a spiritual experience, we are spiritual beings having a human experience.

Pierre Teilhard De Chardin

Commit yourself to a dream nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.

Napoleon Hill

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

Carrie Fisher

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

Robert H. Schuller

Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.

Epictetus

Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.

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He who has hope has everything.

Arabian Proverb

If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x ; y is play ; and z is keeping your mouth shut.

Albert Einstein

Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.

Bruce Lee

Seize the day.

Unknown

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Unknown

Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.

Norman Vincent Peale

You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.

Colette

There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.

David Mahoney

Actions speak louder than words.

Proverb

Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.

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