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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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A chain is as strong as its weakest link.

Danish Proverb

If I am pressed to say why I loved him, I feel it can only be explained by replying. Because it was he, because it was me.

Montaigne

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I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.

Robert Southey

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

In the long run, we only hit what we aim at.

Henry David Thoreau

Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.

Robert Louis Stevenson

There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.

Winston Churchill

Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.

Oscar Wilde

All you need is love.

John Lennon

When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.

Unattributed

Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.

Anonymous

Success is never ending, failure is never final.

Dr. Robert Schuller

If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.

Romans 1218

If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.

Jim Rohn

It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.

Abraham Lincoln

Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.

Lisa Hoffman

Bad news, compadres, this place is magic as hell.

Taako

You know, Billy. We blew it.

Wyatt, Easy Rider (1969)

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.

Walter Winchell

Life is a great story. It's just that sometimes we forget we are the author and can write it however we want.

John P. Strelecky

An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.

Winston Churchill

The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.

Albert Einstein

To my big brother George, the richest man in town !

Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.

Martha Washington

It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, Always do what you are afraid to do.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

John Quincy Adams

You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do.

Henry Ford

It isn't hard to be good from time to time in sports. What's tough is being good every day.

Willie Mays

Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.

Samuel Johnson

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

Publius Terence

He who stops being better stops being good.

Oliver Cromwell

To be in love is merely to be in a state of perpetual anesthesia. To mistake an ordinary young man for a greek god or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.

H.L. Mencken

I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.

Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Anne Frank, The Diary Of Anne Frank (1959)

Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.

Aristotle

Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.

Aristotle

Success is a journey not a destination.

Ben Sweetland

Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others, it is the only means.

Albert Einstein

If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

Be grateful to the Man you help, think of him as god. Is it not a great privilege to be allowed to worship god by helping our fellow men ?

Swami Vivekananda

To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.

Bruce Lee

I love thee with the breath, smiles, tears of all my life.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.

Judith Martin

Insist on yourself, never imitate. Every great man is unique.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Think and grow rich.

Napoleon Hill

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

Winston Churchill

There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.

David Burns

Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.

W. Clement Stone

Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Act or accept.

Unknown

They're here !

Carol Anne Freeling, Poltergeist (1982)

And for an hour, for an hour, I'm the best actress in the world.

Bree Daniels, Klute (1971)

Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.

Immanuel Kant

There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'

Carrie Fisher

What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.

Leo Buscaglia

The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.

Danish Proverb

You're gonna need a bigger boat.

Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)

Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.

William Shakespeare

The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.

Thomas Edison

To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.

Albert Camus

I have seen so many of these, and lived with them, and travelled with them, and oftentimes felt as if I should starve to death on an equal allowance, that I am fully convinced I am correct in saying that the North American Indians, taking them in the aggregate, even where they have an abundance to subsist on, eat less than any civilized population of equal numbers, that I have ever travelled amongst.

George Catlin

"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.

George P. Burnham

Immaturity can last a lifetime.

Robert Half

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

Little strokes fell great oaks.

Benjamin Franklin

Success is the proper utilization of failure.

Anonymous

Most of the exercise I get is from standing and walking around laboratory tables all day. I derive more benefit and entertainment from this than some of my friends and competitors get from playing games like golf.

Thomas Edison

Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them ?

Abraham Lincoln

Only that day dawns to which we are awake.

Henry David Thoreau

I'm the ghost with the most, babe.

Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)

What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance.

Anonymous

Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.

Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)

Familiar acts are beautiful through love.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one.

John Lennon

Each day I love you more, today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.

Rosemonde Gerard

Virtuous and wise he was, but not severe , He still remember'd that he once was young.

John Armstrong

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

Japanese Proverb

Hoke, you're my best friend.

Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)

No one is so poor as an ignorant person.

Hebrew Proverb

It's hard to believe that you haven't had sex for two hundred years.

Luna Schlosser, Miles Monroe (1973)

No wire hangers, ever !

Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest (1981)

If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

No man is happy who does not think himself so.

Publilius Syrus

Boldness, more boldness, and always boldness !

George Jacques Danton

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

Anthony Robbins

If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.

Anthony Robbins

The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.

Pierre Abelard

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

To God, there is no zero. I still exist.

Scott Carey, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)

In love beggar and king are equal.

Indian Proverb

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

Edgar Allan Poe

One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus ; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.

Anthony Robbins

Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.

Anthony Robbins

There is only one terminal dignity, love. And the story of a love is not important, what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.

Helen Hayes

Friendship often ends in love, but love in friendship - never.

Charles Caleb Colton

All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)