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

Dolly Parton

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Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.

Jim Rohn

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

Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.

Seneca

Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.

Stephen Covey

In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.

John Maxwell

Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.

David Lloyd George

The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step

Lao Tse

The life which is unexamined is not worth living

Socrates

A strong person and a waterfall always channel their own path.

Anonymous

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

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

Tom Peters

Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.

Marianne Williamson

Faith can move mountains.

Unknown

Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character.

Thomas Edison

As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.

Albert Einstein

Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?

The Joker, Batman (1989)

Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.

Ursula K. Le Guin

Truth fears no questions.

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I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

Albert Einstein

Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.

Jane Addams

In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.

Aristotle

Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.

Will Rogers

It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.

Mother Teresa

Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.

Zig Ziglar

The doctor should be opaque to his patients, and like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.

Sigmund Freud

There's no abiding success without commitment.

Anthony Robbins

Live Simply, Laugh Often, Love Deeply.

Unknown

Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.

Mark Twain

The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.

Vince Lombardi

Intelligence without ambition is like a bird without wings.

C. Archie Danielson

Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

L-I-V-E ! Live ! Otherwise, you got nothing to talk about in the locker room.

Maude, Harold And Maude (1971)

I do not believe in styles anymore. I do not believe that there is such a thing as the Chinese way of fighting or the Japanese way of fighting, or any other way of fighting, because unless a human being has three arms and four legs, there can be no different form of fighting. To me, ultimately, martial art means honestly expressing yourself.

Bruce Lee

Change does not change tradition. It strengthens it. Change is a challenge and an opportunity, not a threat. Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.

Henry Steele Commager

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

E.E. Cummings

All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter can not understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.

Albert Einstein

We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.

Charles Kingsley

Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations

George Bernard Shaw

It is my principle that the will of the majority should always prevail.

Thomas Jefferson

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

David Wilkerson

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

An Indian's dress of deer skins, which is wet a hundred times upon his back, dries soft; and his lodge also, which stands in the rains, and even through the severity of winter, is taken down as soft and as clean as when it was first put up.

George Catlin

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

Unknown

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

Warren G. Bennis

Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.

Aristotle

Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.

George S. Patton

There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.

William George Jordan

Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.

Emmanuel Swedenborg

You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.

Harold Hill

The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.

Anonymous

Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.

Anonymous

Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.

Anonymous

Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.

Sherry Anderson

I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?

Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)

Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.

Abraham Lincoln

You do not lead by hitting people over the head -- that's assault, not leadership.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

The person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.

Chinese Proverb

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

Charles Barkley

Shane ! Shane ! Come back !

Joey Starrett, Shane (1953)

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work

Thomas Edison

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

Anonymous

I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.

Mark Victor Hansen

A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.

Donald Trump

Where there is life, there is hope. Where there are hopes, there are dreams. Where there are vivid dreams repeated, they become goals. Goals become the action plans and game plans that winners dwell on in intricate detail, knowing that achievement is almost automatic when the goal becomes an inner commitment. The response to the challenges of life -- purpose -- is the healing balm that enables each of us to face up to adversity and strife.

Dennis Waitley

We are made for loving. If we don't love, we will be like plants without water.

Desmond Tutu

The more you venture to live greatly, the more you will find within you what it takes to get on top of things and stay there.

Norman Vincent Peale

The point is that you can't be too greedy.

Donald Trump

It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.

Linda Conway

Whatever good things we build end up building us.

Jim Rohn

I am someone else when I'm with you, someone more like myself.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

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

Winston Churchill

Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !

The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.

Benjamin Franklin

I bet you can squeal like a pig.

Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.

Goethe

Pep without purpose is piffle.

Anonymous

Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.

Thornton Wilder

The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.

King Solomon

Success in the affairs of life often serves to hide one's abilities, whereas adversity frequently gives one an opportunity to discover them.

Horace

Personal leadership is not a singular experience. It is, rather, the ongoing process of keeping your vision and values before you and aligning your life to be congruent with those most important things.

Stephen Covey

Mightier far than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway of magic potent over sun and star, is love.

William Wordsworth

We can do no great things. Only small things with great love.

Mother Teresa

There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.

General Douglas MacArthur

A life lived with integrity -- even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.

Dennis Waitley

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?

Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)

Success is never wondering what if.

Karrie Huffman

One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.

John Gardner

Above all, beware of compromises. Hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others fads through the greed of getting supporters. Your atman is the support of the universe - whose support do you stand in need of ?

Swami Vivekananda

We reap what we sow - we are the makers of our own fate. The wind is blowing, those vessels whose sails are unfurled catch it, and go forward on their way, but those which have their sails furled do not catch the wind. Is that the fault of the wind ? We make our own destiny.

Swami Vivekananda

Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.

Unknown

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

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

Demosthenes

The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.

Anonymous

Whoever is open, loyal, true ; of humane and affable demeanour, honourable himself, and in his judgement of others, faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man... .such a man is a true gentleman.

Ralph Waldo Emerson