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Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.

Dottie Walters

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Love is like playing the piano. First you must learn to play by the rules, then you must forget the rules and play from your heart.

Anonymous

It's not what happens to you, it's what you do about it that makes the difference.

W. Mitchell

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

The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.

Publilius Syrus

To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.

Anne Sophie Swetchine

Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.

Joan Crawford

Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.

Robert H. Schuller

Kind words conquer.

Tamil Proverb

Obstacles are great incentives.

Jules Michelet

Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.

Robert A. Heinlein

Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.

Amelia Earhart

The dingo took my baby !

Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)

One does evil enough when one does nothing good.

German Proverb

The secret of education lies in respecting the student.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A gentle breeze blowing in the right direction is better than a pair of strong oars.

Canary Island Proverb

Losers visualize the penalties of failure. Winners visualize the rewards of success.

Unknown

It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.

Charles Darwin

The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.

Alan Ashley-Pitt

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

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

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.

Elbert Hubbard

Fiddle-dee-dee.

Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)

If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet.

Isaac B. Singer

They call me Mister Tibbs !

Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.

Helen Keller

You make me want to be a better man.

Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Chinese Proverb

He who risks and fails can be forgiven. He who never risks and never fails is a failure in his whole being.

Paul Tillich

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.

Henry David Thoreau

This is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure.

Winston Churchill

Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.

Susan Taylor

When people are like each other they tend to like each other.

Anthony Robbins

Friendship is not born of words alone.

Armenian Proverb

I love great music and art, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.

Thomas Edison

Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.

Swami Vivekananda

Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.

Rose Franken

Soul meets soul on lover's lips.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Time is the great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all of it's students.

Hector Berlioz

I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The ancestor of every action is a thought.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.

Thomas Jefferson

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.

John Davidson Rockefeller

If you can dream it, then you can achieve it. You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

A man never likes you so well as when he leaves your company liking himself.

Anonymous

Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.

Jacques Barzun

The thought manifests as the word. The word manifests as the deed. The deed develops into habit. And the habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care

T. Howell

Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.

James F. Bymes

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

Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into !

Oliver, Sons Of The Desert (1933)

Adversity introduces a man to himself.

Unattributed

I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

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

Danny Kaye

I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.

Elie Wiesel

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

Thomas Edison

Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.

Art Linkletter

Intelligence without ambition is like a bird without wings.

C. Archie Danielson

Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

When I give a minister an order, I leave it to him to find the means to carry it out.

Napoleon Bonaparte

It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.

Albert Einstein

Who, being loved, is poor ?

Oscar Wilde

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.

Edmund Burke

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

Carrie Fisher

We belong dead.

The Monster, Bride Of Frankenstein (1935)

Love is like a blazing flame, golden and full of warmth.

Ben Oliver

Somebody stop me !

Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)

Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.

Scott Hayden

The ideas I stand for are not mine. I borrowed them from Socrates. I swiped them from Chesterfield. I stole them from Jesud. And I put them in a book. If you don't like their rules whose would you use ?

Dale Carnegie

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.

Henry David Thoreau

A coward gets scared and quits. A hero gets scared, but still goes on.

Anonymous

Success comes from taking the initiative and following up... persisting... eloquently expressing the depth of your love. What simple action could you take today to produce a new momentum toward success in your life ?

Anthony Robbins

To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan, you should wear it inside, where it functions best.

Margaret Thatcher

The only gift is a portion of thyself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Only that day dawns to which we are awake.

Henry David Thoreau

If you don't learn from your mistakes, there's no sense making them.

Anonymous

Our only security is in our ability to change.

Sam Keen

Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things. They are but improved means to an unimproved end, an end which was already but too easy to arrive at

Henry David Thoreau

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

Martha Washington

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

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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

Abraham Lincoln

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

Benjamin Disraeli

The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.

Rodney L. Parsley

Surprises and reverses can serve as an incentive for great accomplishment. There are no rules here, we're just trying to accomplish something.

Thomas Edison

The first duty of love is to listen.

Paul Tillich

You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.

Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.

Richard Bach

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

When you are afraid, do the thing you are afraid of and soon you will lose your fear of it.

Norman Vincent Peale

Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.

Zig Ziglar

People can't live with change if there's not a changeless core inside them. The key to the ability to change is a changeless sense of who you are, what you are about and what you value.

Stephen Covey

The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.

Alvin Toffler

If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster.

Anonymous

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

James Oppenheim

The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.

Oscar Wilde

Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.

Ashleigh Brilliant

Know that although in the eternal scheme of things you are small, you are also unique and irreplaceable, as are all your fellow humans everywhere in the world.

Margaret Laurence