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

Denis Healey

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If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.

W. Clement Stone

It is only when we die each day to all that is old that there can be the new.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.

Abraham Lincoln

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on that 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.

Swami Vivekananda

The buck stops here.

Harry Truman

Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.

Confucius

The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but reveal to them their own.

Benjamin Disraeli

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

You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.

Roger Smith

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

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

Democritus

Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster.

William Bridges

One lie ruins a thousand truths.

Ghanaian Proverb

If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.

Anna Quindlen

Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.

Dale Dauten

It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.

David O. McKay

The struggle of the mind to keep itself free from every sort of bondage -- to remain curious, open, unsatiated in all its relations with nature -- is tenfold more difficult than the cultivation of a stable, satisfying point of view, but a thousandfold more precious.

Gardner Murphy

We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.

Anthony Robbins

Love is my religion, I could die for it.

John Keats

The calla lilies are in bloom again.

Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)

No limits are set to the ascent of man, and to each and everyone the highest stands open. Here it is only your personal choice that decides.

Martin Buber

Many have encountered and overcome the challenge of homelessness Many men go fishing all their lives not knowing it is not fish they are after.

Henry David Thoreau

We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Kindness is always fashionable.

America E. Barr

You're as old as you behave.

Harvey Mackay

Leadership is much more an art, a belief, a condition of the heart, than a set of things to do. The visible signs of artful leadership are expressed, ultimately, in its practice.

Max DePree

Don't ever give up.

Unknown

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

Henry David Thoreau

It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.

Winston Churchill

What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.

Isaac Bashevis

Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.

W. Clement Stone

A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle

Gloria Steinhem

Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.

Brigham Young

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

Abraham Lincoln

One million dollars !

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The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is everything if you want to succeed in business or in anything else, for that matter.

Lee Iacocca

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

A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another.

Thomas Edison

The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.

Larry Page

Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement.

Donald A. Laird

Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.

Christy Borgeld

Shut up and deal.

Fran Kubelik, The Apartment (1960)

We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.

Saint Bernard of Clairvaux

No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility.

Napoleon Hill

The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.

Elmer Davis

Look back on times of adversity with hope for the future, not regret for the past. Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

I want to be alone.

Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)

A ship is safe in harbor, but thats not what ships are for.

William Shedd

Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.

George Catlin

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

Pierre Teilhard De Chardin

The show must go on.

Proverb

Whatever we leave to God, God does and blesses us.

Henry David Thoreau

First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe'' three times.

Norman Vincent Peale

It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.

Publius Terence

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

Mark Twain

Think and grow rich.

Napoleon Hill

What concerns me is not the way things are, but rather the way people think things are.

Epictetus

Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Live your dreams.

Les Brown

Practice loving people. It is true that this requires effort and continued practice, for some are not very lovable, or so it seems - with emphasis on "seems". Every person has lovable qualities when you really learn to know him.

Norman Vincent Peale

The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It's as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer.

Nolan Bushnell

If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.

Milton Berle

If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.

Mark Twain

Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.

Douglas Adams

Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy : true fulfillment.

Anthony Robbins

The cherokee people are not "my people".

Chief John Ross

The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.

Malcolm X

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.

Vince Lombardi

Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.

Sidney Jourard

A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you have n't truly decided.

Anthony Robbins

Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands.

Zig Ziglar

Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.

Sarah Cunningham

Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality, the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.

Jose Ortega y Gasset

We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.

Gerald J. Simmons

Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.

Franklin P. Jones

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.

Tommy Lasorda

Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.

Robert H. Schuller

Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction

Anne Sullivan

Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.

Mother Teresa

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

Joseph Chilton Pearce

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.

Thomas Edison

Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.

D.H. Lawrence

If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful!

Charles Barkley

To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

John Wicker

You will become as small as your controlling desire ; as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

No pain, No gain.

Unknown

You can do what you want to do.

David Thomas

Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.

John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)

It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.

Muriel Spark

Whatever good things we build end up building us.

Jim Rohn

Happiness is a state of mind.

Unknown

No man is happy who does not think himself so.

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My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

Abraham Lincoln

We must never be afraid to go too far, for success lies just beyond.

Marcel Proust

The first requisite for success is to develop the ability to focus and apply your mental and physical energies to the problem at hand - without growing weary. Because such thinking is often difficult, there seems to be no limit to which some people will go to avoid the effort and labor that is associated with it.

Thomas Edison

Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.

Stephen Covey

When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions.

W. Clement Stone