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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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Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.

David Schwartz

You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.

Anonymous

Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.

Dennis Waitley

Thou art to me a delicious torment.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Kahil Gibran

We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.

Pogo

He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.

Solon

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.

Ambrose Redmoon

If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.

Brian Tracy

If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up.

Norman Vincent Peale

Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.

F.M. Hubbard

My fathers planted for me, and I planted for my children.

Hebrew Proverb

Somebody stop me !

Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)

The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.

Albert Einstein

Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , wisdom is humble that she knows no more.

William Cowper

Whatever our souls are made up, his and mine are the same.

Emily Bronte

Old love does not rust.

Estonian Proverb

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol

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

Proverb

What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.

Henry Ward Beecher

If we are to achieve results never before accomplished, we must expect to employ methods never before attempted.

Francis Bacon

There's no crying in baseball !

Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)

Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to ; all they need is one reason why they can.

Willis Whitney

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our equations. But to me our equations are far more important, for politics are only a matter of present concern. A mathematical equation stands forever.

Albert Einstein

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

Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.

Michael Johnson

Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.

Alan Watts

Give all to love.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Heywood

Be the best that you can be.

Unknown

The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.

Albert Einstein

Your neighbor's vision is as true for him as your own vision is true for you.

Miguel de Unamuno

One does evil enough when one does nothing good.

German Proverb

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

Anthony Robbins

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

Aristotle

When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.

Helen Keller

Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.

Thomas Edison

How do I look ?

Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)

There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.

Norman Vincent Peale

What you do speaks so loudly that I can not hear what you say.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I have not failed. I've just found ways that don't work

William Ernest Henley

Example sheds a genial ray which men are apt to borrow, so first improve yourself today, and then your friends tomorrow.

Anonymous

We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.

Anthony Robbins

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

Thomas Edison

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.

Napoleon Hill

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.

Action may not always bring happiness , but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

Hi-Yo, Silver !

The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)

A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.

Henry David Thoreau

Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.

Stephen Covey

Attitude is everything.

Unknown

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

Norman Vincent Peale

Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.

Bernice Johnson Reagon

There is time for everything.

Thomas Edison

Remember when you see a man at the top of a mountain, he didn't fall there.

Anonymous

Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.

Woody Allen

When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.

Bruce Lee

Each person born into this world represents something new, something that never existed before, something original and unique.

Martin Buber

Life is the first gift, love is the second.

Marge Piercy

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

Unknown

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

Robert H. Schuller

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

Anthony Robbins

The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.

C.S. Lewis

You think I'm licked. You all think I'm licked. Well, I'm not licked. And I'm going to stay right here and fight for this lost cause. Even if this room gets filled with lies like these, and the taylors and all their armies come marching into this place.

Jefferson Smith, Mr Smith Goes To Washington (1939)

It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.

Louis Kossuth

Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.

Henry Ward Beecher

Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged , practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge.

Matthew Arnold

To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The only gift is a portion of thyself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.

Earl Nightingale

Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done.

Josh Billings

I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?

Rita, Cameraman (1982)

Some people enter our lives and leave almost instantly. Others stay, and forge such an impression on our heart and soul, we are changed forever.

Unknown

We are like tea bags - we don't know our own strength until we're in hot water.

Sister Busche

Character is higher than intellect... A great soul will be strong to live, as well as to think.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.

Napoleon Hill

When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Never live in the past but always learn from it.

Anonymous

To infinity and beyond !

Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)

Live your life and forget your age.

Norman Vincent Peale

I think we deserve a break.

Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)

A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.

Mahatma Gandhi

I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.

Vince Lombardi

The best and most beautiful things in the world can not be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

Anonymous

No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.

Abraham Lincoln

When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

Thomas Jefferson

What ever you are be a good one.

Abraham Lincoln

I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told.

Dale Carnegie

Most ball games are lost, not won.

Casey Stengel

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

That first peak is the best place to pause and look back, to see if you took the easiest route, to learn the lessons from the first climb. And it is the best place to examine the terrain ahead, to change your plans and goals, to take a deep breath and begin climbing again.

Michael Johnson

Our limitations and success will be based, most often, on your own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.

Dennis Waitley