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First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.

Denis Healey

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The miracle power that elevates the few is to be found in their industry, application and perseverance, under the promptings of a brave determined spirit.

Mark Twain

No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy -- unless you let him.

Napoleon Hill

If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.

Dale Carnegie

Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.

Robert H. Schuller

I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for their religion. I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more. I could be martyr'd for my religion. Love is my religion. And I could die for that. I could die for you.

John Keats

Work and lovethese are the basics. Without them there is neurosis.

Theodor Reik

Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant, they is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.

Johann Gottfried Von Herder

They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one. They promised to take our land, and they did.

Red Cloud

Failing to plan is planning to fail.

Effie Jones

We tend to live up to our expectations.

Earl Nightingale

Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.

William Shakespeare

Patience and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.

Chinese Proverb

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

Albert Einstein

Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.

John Cotton Dana

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Erich Segal

We are limited but we can push back the borders of our limitations.

Stephen Covey

Life is what you make it.

Unknown

First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.

Denis Healey

The loving are the daring.

Bayard Taylor

It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.

Anthony Robbins

Some people come into our lives and quickly go, some stay for a while and leave footprints in our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.

Unknown

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

Isaac Newton

Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.

George Santayana

O my's like a red, red rose. That's newly sprung in June, O my's like the melodie. That's sweetly play'd in tune.

Robert Burns

Familiar acts are beautiful through love.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.

Anonymous

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

Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.

Unknown

This is the people's war ! It is our war ! We are the fighters ! Fight it, then ! Fight it with all that is in us, and may god defend the right.

Vicar, Mrs Miniver (1942)

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man. One man tells a lie, dozens repeat it as the truth.

Chinese Proverb

If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.

St. Clement

Life is the flower for which love is the honey.

Victor Hugo

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

Charles Morgan

Reach for the stars.

Unknown

Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.

Michael Johnson

You create your reality.

Unknown

Success is the proper utilization of failure.

Anonymous

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

Surprises and reverses can serve as an incentive for great accomplishment. There are no rules here, we're just trying to accomplish something.

Thomas Edison

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Be bold, and mighty forces will come to your aid.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

When I was a young man, I found out that if you hurt somebody, they'll leave you alone. When I tried to leave everybody alone and just do my own thing, everybody just wanted to hurt me. Until one day I just decided, well, I've had enough of this picking. And there were like six young men still figuring they were going to mess with my head. And we went to war. To their surprise, I was no longer taking the beating, I was giving it.

Richard Kuklinski

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

I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

You cannot live without dying. You cannot live if you do not die psychologically every minute. This is not an intellectual paradox. To live completely, wholly, every day as if it were a new loveliness, there must be dying to everything of yesterday, otherwise you live mechanically, and a mechanical mind can never know what love is or what freedom is.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

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

Abraham Lincoln

You're tearing me apart !

Jim Stark, Rebel Without Cause (1955)

Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.

Robert H. Schuller

If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.

Jonathan Winters

It's not what happens to you, it's what you do about it that makes the difference.

W. Mitchell

Nothing endures but change. Heraclitus Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

In the hopes of reaching the moon men fail to see the flowers that blossom at their feet.

Albert Schweitzer

We conceal it from ourselves in vain, we must always love something. In those matters seemingly removed from love, the feeling is secretly to be found, and man can not possibly live for a moment without it.

Blaise Pascal

The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.

Soren Kierkegaard

Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.

Unknown

In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank, The Diary Of Anne Frank (1959)

All love that has not friendship for it's base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

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

The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

You can observe a lot just by watching.

Yogi Berra

Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.

Anonymous

It looks as if there were a single ultimate goal for mankind, a far goal toward which all persons strive. This is called variously by different authors self-actualization, self- realization, integration, psychological health, individuation, autonomy, creativity, productivity, but they all agree that this amounts to realizing the potentialities of the person, that is to say, becoming fully human, everything that person can be.

Abraham Maslow

The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor

Vince Lombardi

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Leo Tolstoy

There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.

Logan Pearsall Smith

Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.

John Wooden

Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.

Thomas Edison

Love is the only rational act.

Morrie Schwarz

Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.

Douglas Jerrold

Tell 'em to go out there with all they got and win just one for the Gipper.

Knute Rockne, Knute Rockne All American (1940)

Here's looking at you, kid.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

E.E. Cummings

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

Mary Parrish

Always do right, this will gratify some and astonish the rest.

Mark Twain

An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.

Caroline L. Gascoigne

Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.

Swami Vivekananda

Mama says, Stupid is as stupid does.

Young Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

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

Swami Vivekananda

To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.

Joseph Chilton Pearce

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

The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.

William Wordsworth

A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.

Fried Green Tomatoes

Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.

Peter Ustinov

One, two, Freddy's coming for you.

Children, A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)

May you live all the days of your life.

Jonathan Swift

You're gonna have to learn your cliches. You're gonna have to study them, you're gonna have to learn them, you're gonna have to know them. They're your friends. Write this down: "We gotta play 'em one day at a time."

Crash Davis

The more we grow in love, virtue and holiness, the more we see love, virtue and holiness outside.

Swami Vivekananda

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

Colin Powell

I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die.

Roy Batty, Blade Runner (1982)

Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !

Gold Hat, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)

Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1990)

The only real valuable thing is intuition.

Albert Einstein

It takes a great deal of character strength to apologize quickly out of one's heart rather than out of pity. A person must possess himself and have a deep sense of security in fundamental principles and values in order to genuinely apologize.

Stephen Covey

There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.

Anonymous

Great minds have purposes others have wishes.

Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving

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

Why is it that we spend so much of our time preparing for when we can do what we want, instead of just doing what we want right now.

John P. Strelecky