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One of the things I keep learning is that the secret of being happy is doing things for other people.

Dick Gregory

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It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.

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Do first things first, and second things not at all.

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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

Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.

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All men are created equal. Government by consent of the governed. Give me liberty or give me death. And those are not just clever words, and those are not just empty theories.

Lyndon Johnson

I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.

William Penn

I am speaking now of the highest duty we owe our friends, the noblest, the most sacred that of keeping their own nobleness, goodness, pure and incorrupt. . . . If we let our friend become cold and selfish and exacting without a remonstrance, we are no true lover, no true friend.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Smile ! and the world will smile with you !

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Attitude is everything.

Unknown

Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.

Zig Ziglar

Wisdom is more precious than rubies.

Biblical Proverb

Live out of your imagination, not your history.

Stephen Covey

If you mean to profit, learn to please.

Winston Churchill

If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.

Mahatma Gandhi

It is never too late to be what we might have been

George Eliot

Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.

Louise Hay

If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.

Yogi Berra

You see, when we have the opportunity of working out, you'll see that your way of thinking is definitely not the same as mine. Art, after all, is a means of acquiring personal liberty. Your way is not my way nor mine yours.

Bruce Lee

To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.

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Love is a thing, well, it's kind of like quicksand. The more you are in it, the deeper you sink. And when it hits you, you've just got to fall.

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More than kisses, letters mingle souls.

John Donne

Flowing blood is proof that you're alive, if it's for the sake of those you love

Makaino Kouji

To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.

Warren G. Bennis

Title of newspaper article yesterday - Vandals made off with all toilet seats in the local precinct. Police have nothing to go on.

Unknown

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

Abraham Lincoln

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

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

The harder you fall the higher you bounce.

Horace

Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.

Albert Einstein

If you build it, he will come.

Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)

I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)

Be who you are in every situation.

Michael Johnson

Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.

Stephen Covey

If I'd been a ranch, they would've named me the Bar Nothing.

Gilda, Gilda (1946)

To infinity and beyond !

Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)

Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.

Charles F. Kettering

Well, nobody's perfect.

Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)

Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.

Robert F. Kennedy

Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr

Martha Friedman

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

Dale Carnegie

Dreams are the reality of tomorrow.

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Honesty is the best image.

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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

The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.

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The brain and muscles must develop simultaneously. Iron nerves with an intelligent brain - and the whole world is at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

Wisdom is knowledge, rightly applied.

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The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl S. Buck

The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.

Martha Washington

Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?

Mark Twain

Enjoy each step, for in every moment there is something to learn.

John P. Strelecky

The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.

Arnold Glasgow

Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.

Phyllis Diller

Hasta la vista, baby. :

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

Jonathan Swift

Where there is a will, there is a way.

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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

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

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.

J. Robert Oppenheimer

People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.

Harvey Mackay

The wisest mind has something yet to learn.

George Santayana

The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.

Napoleon Hill

All of the most successful human beings I've know were inwardly at war with themselves. Their turmoil was at least as great as our own, and sometimes greater. What distinguished these leaders was not some inner peace but rather how they had learned to organize their lives around a noble ambition and to focus on it.

Walter Anderson

Never discourage anyonewho continually makes progress, no matter how slow.

Plato

Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.

Jim Rohn

Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.

Anatole France

People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.

Mother Theresa

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

Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Bring out the gimp.

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Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.

Unknown

A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.

Thomas Szasz

Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own mind.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Sometimes your nearness takes my breath away , and all the things I want to say can find no voice. Then, in silence, I can only hope my eyes will speak my heart.

Robert Sexton

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

Hillel

Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.

Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)

All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.

Brian Tracy

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

All you need is love.

John Lennon

Tolerance can lead to learning something.

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Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.

Anonymous

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

Samuel Butler

I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?

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Love is strong yet delicate. It can be broken. To truly love is to understand this. To be in love is to respect this.

Stephen Packer

For Love is Immortality.

Emily Dickinson

Above all, beware of compromises. I do not mean that you are to get into antagonism with anybody, but you have to hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others "fads" through the greed of getting supporters.

Swami Vivekananda

Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be a revelation.

Eileen Caddy

Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.

William James

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

It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.

John Crowe

Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.

Ashley Brilliant

There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.

George Sands

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

Albert Einstein

I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.

Albert Einstein

Here's Johnny !

Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)

There may be peace without joy, and joy without peace, but the two combined make happiness

John Buchan

It's always too soon to quit !

Norman Vincent Peale

This is the beginning of a new day.

Unknown

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

Pierre Teilhard De Chardin

Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed. Our love to others, and others love to us.

Thomas Trahern

There is no instinct like that of the heart.

Lord Byron