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Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.

Douglas Jerrold

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You must do the things you think you cannot do.

Eleanor Roosevelt

An avoidance of true communication is tantamount to a relinquishment of my self- being , if I withdraw from it I am betraying not only the other but myself.

Karl Jaspers

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

No, this trick won't work... How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love ?

Albert Einstein

I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.

Robert G. Ingersoll

Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.

Kahil Gibran

Play for more than you can afford to lose and you will learn the game.

Winston Churchill

One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, 'Well, I'll have a go, too.'

Margaret Thatcher

Live life to the fullest.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.

Mahatma Gandhi

A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties. No religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.

Albert Einstein

Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul

Les Hewitt

I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.

Martin Luther King Jr.

No great man ever complains of want of opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

As a mother of teenagers, do you know how many times I picked up the phone to apologize to my own mother ?

Christy Borgeld

Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.

Thomas Moore

Difficulties strengthen the mind, as well as labor does the body.

Seneca

Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.

Chinese Proverb

We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.

Oscar Wilde

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.

Alexander Smith

Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1990)

Only in relationship can you know yourself, not in abstraction and certainly not in isolation. The movement of behavior is the sure guide to yourself. It's the mirror of your consciousness, this mirror will reveal its content, the images, the attachments, the fears, the loneliness, the joy and sorrow. Poverty lies in running away from this, either in its sublimations or its identities.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.

John F. Kennedy

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!

Jim Ryun

Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.

Charlie Brown

Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.

James Dean

The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.

W. Beran Wolfe

Whatever it takes !

Unknown

In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired.

Unknown

Forget about it.

Donnie Brasco, Donnie Brasco (1997)

Impossible situations can become possible miracles.

Robert H. Schuller

Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.

Unknown

Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy : true fulfillment.

Anthony Robbins

The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.

Winston Churchill

For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us.

Donald Williams

Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.

Mark Twain

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.

Washington Irving

Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.

Afghan Proverb

What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.

Swami Vivekananda

Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.

Dale Carnegie

God gives us our relatives - thank God we can choose our friends.

Ethel Watts Mumford

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

James F. Bymes

All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.

Zig Ziglar

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

Abraham Lincoln

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.

Voltaire

You can not do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.

David O. McKay

The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.

Paul Tillich

We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.

Bill Bernbach

God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.

Swami Vivekananda

You are never a loser until you quit trying.

Mike Ditka

Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.

Nelson A. Rockefeller

No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.

Greg Henry Quinn

Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled.

Henry David Thoreau

Love is a game that two can play and both win.

Eva Gabor

When you study great teachers... you will learn much more from their caring and hard work than from their style.

William Glasser

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.

Ask for advice but do what you think is best.

Greek Proverb

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

John Maxwell

Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts

Albert Einstein

Slow but steady wins the race.

Unknown

If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.

Swami Vivekananda

I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among my people the greatest asset I possess, and the way to develop the best in a person is by appreciation and encouragement. I believe in giving people incentive to work. So I am anxious to praise but loath to find fault. I am hearty in my approbation and lavish in my praise.

Charles M. Schwab

Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.

Ghanaian Proverb

As you think in your heart, so shall you be.

Proverb

We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.

Saint Bernard of Clairvaux

Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.

Anonymous

All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.

Henry David Thoreau

You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.

Michael Johnson

Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die !

Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride (1987)

A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.

Mohammed

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

Abraham Lincoln

Do you like scary movies ?

Ghostface, Scream (1996)

A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.

Levi ben Gershon

Wisdom is knowing what to do next.

David Starr Jordan

To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.

Anthony Pagano

Old love does not rust.

Estonian Proverb

Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.

Harvey Mackay

If it is to be it is up to me.

Unknown

Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.

Douglas Jerrold

How far you go in life depends on you being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.

George Washington Carver

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

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

Colin Powell

If there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

You are today where your thoughts have brought

James Allen

The land where humanity has attained its highest towards gentleness, towards generosity, towards purity, towards calmness - it is India.

Swami Vivekananda

So whether or not we can get together, remember well that art lives where absolute freedom is. With all the training thrown to nowhere, with a mind perfectly unaware of its own working, with the self vanishing nowhere the art of JKD attains its perfection.

Bruce Lee

All you need is love.

John Lennon

He that would be a leader must be a bridge.

Welsh Proverb

Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.

Erich Fromm

Don't fear, just live right.

Neal A. Maxwell

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.

Tommy Lasorda

If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''

Dale Dauten

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

Zig Ziglar

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Confucius

I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.

Abraham Lincoln