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Dorothy L. Sayers

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I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.

Dorothy L. Sayers

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

Mother Teresa

I am the captain of my soul.

William Ernest Henley

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

James Oppenheim

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

This is a great fact : strength is life, weakness is death. Strength is felicity, life eternal, immortal , weakness is constant strain and misery, weakness is death.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.

Abraham Lincoln

Never give an order that can't be obeyed.

General Douglas MacArthur

Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.

Napolean Hill

Between stimulus and response, one has the freedom to choose.

Stephen Covey

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Lao Tzu

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

Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.

Stephen R. Covey

Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.

Stephen Covey

Leadership - The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Success is never ending, failure is never final.

Dr. Robert Schuller

Let's go home, Debbie.

Ethan Edwards, The Searchers (1956)

Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.

Winston Churchill

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

C.N. Bovee

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.

Zig Ziglar

You owe it to yourself to find your own unorthodox way of succeeding, or sometimes, just surviving.

Michael Johnson

Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.

Theodor Reik

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

John Gardner

They're here !

Carol Anne Freeling, Poltergeist (1982)

Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.

King Mongkut, The King And (1956)

The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.

Anonymous

Be strong ! You talk of ghosts and devils. We are the living devils. The sign of life is strength and growth. The sign of death is weakness. Whatever is weak, avoid ! It is death. If it is strength, go down into hell and get hold of it ! There is salvation only for the brave. "None but the brave deserves the fair". None but the bravest deserves salvation.

Swami Vivekananda

You know the difference between you and me ? I make this look good.

Agent J, Men In Black (1997)

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

Nada, They Live (1988)

Where there is love there is no darkness.

Burundi Proverb

The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.

Voltaire

Rejoice in the Lord always. I will say it again: Rejoice! Let your gentleness be evident to all. The Lord is near. Do not be anxious about anything, but in everything, by prayer and petition, with thanksgiving, present your requests to God. And the peace of God, which transcends all understanding, will guard your hearts and your minds in Christ Jesus.

Philippians 4: 4-7

You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.

Maya Angelou

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.

Les Brown

I love you - those three words have my life in them.

Alexandrea

How many doctors does it take to screw in a light bulb ? That depends on whether it has medical insurance.

Unknown

Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.

Andy Warhol

Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.

Thomas Edison

Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.

Margaret Thatcher

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.

Unknown

Never say more than is necessary.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

Love is friendship set on fire.

Jeremy Taylor

It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, a day to love them and a lifetime to forget them.

Anonymous

Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.

Unknown

Don't hide your light under a bushel.

Bible

Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.

La Rochefoucauld

Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.

Danny Kaye

Follow your dreams.

Unknown

The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while Nature cures the disease

Voltaire

We love because it's the only true adventure.

Nikki Giovanni

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.

General Omar Bradley

Authentic leaders have absorbed the fundamental fact of existence -- that you can't get around life's inherent contradictions. The leadership mind is spacious. It has ample room for the ambiguities of the world, for conflicting feelings, and for contradictory ideas. I believe that the central leadership attribute is the ability to manage polarity.

Peter Koestenbaum

Take control of your consistent emotions and begin to consciously and deliberately reshape your daily experience of life.

Anthony Robbins

I become a waterwheel, turning and tasting you, as long as water moves.

Rumi

The harder you fall the higher you bounce.

Horace

When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up

Jim Rohn

Hardening of the heart ages people faster than hardening of the arteries.

Anonymous

For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.

William J. Bennett

There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.

Kahlil Gibran

In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.

Elizabeth Ashley

If money helps a man to do good to others, it is of some value , but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.

Swami Vivekananda

If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.

Barbara De Angelis

Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.

Karl G. Maeser

My heart shall be thy garden.

Alice Meynell

It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.

Sandra Swinney

Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?

Anonymous

Tonight's weather forecast - dark, with continued darkness until morning.

George Carlin

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

Unknown

Love is letting go of fear.

Gerald Jampolsky

Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

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

It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.

Brian Tracy

A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.

Jerome Cummings

Don't think it, ink it.

Mark Victor Hansen

Who is blind ? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb ? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor ? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich ? He who is happy with his lot.

Indian Proverb

Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !

Albert Einstein

Sometimes things become possible if we want them bad enough.

T.S. Eliot

We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.

Lee Iacocca

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask !

W. Clement Stone

Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.

Mother Teresa

Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.

Margaret Thatcher

The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind, to train it to the use of its own powers rather than to fill it with the accumulation of others.

Tyron Edwards

Times of great calamity and confusion have ever been productive of the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm.

Charles Caleb Colton

To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.

David Viscott

One way to become enthusiastic is to look for the plus sign. To make progress in any difficult situation, you have to start with what's right about it and build on that.

Norman Vincent Peale

If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.

Marie Osmond

Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability... . We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.

Thomas Edison

Who so loves believes the impossible.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

if you can't lift the corners, let the middle sag.

Anonymous

When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.

Anonymous

I need him like the axe needs the turkey.

Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)

Change your thoughts, change your life.

James Allen

Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.

Edmund Burke

The "Inside-Out" approach to personal and self , even more fundamentally, to start with the most inside part of self - with your paradigms, your character, and your motives. The inside-out approach says that private victories precede public victories, that making and keeping promises to ourselves precedes making and keeping promises to others. It says it is futile to put personality ahead of character, to try to improve relationships with others before improving ourselves.

Stephen Covey

There are few, if any, jobs in which ability alone is sufficient. Needed, also, are loyalty, sincerity, enthusiasm and team play.

William B. Given, Jr.

You're gonna need a bigger boat.

Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)

You make me want to be a better man.

Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)

Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it. I can take it in small doses, but as a lifestyle I find it too confining.

Lily Tomlin

Rely on your own strength of body and soul. Take for your star self-reliance, faith, honesty and industry. Don't take too much advice keep at the helm and steer your own ship, and remember that the great art of commanding is to take a fair share of the work. Fire above the mark you intend to hit. Energy, invincible determination with the right motive, are the levers that move the world.

Noah Porter

Now is the only time there is. Make your now wow, your minutes miracles, and your days pay. Your life will have been magnificently lived and invested, and when you die you will have made a difference.

Mark Victor Hansen