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A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.

Edgar J. Mohn

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The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.

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It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.

Bruce Lee

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.

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Some things have to be believed to be seen.

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Life is "trying things to see if they work"

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The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.

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No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

For hope is but the dream of those that wake.

Matthew Prior

Without love our life is a, ship without a rudder, like a body without a soul.

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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

Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig

Mark Twain

You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.

Logan Pearsall Smith

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

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

Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.

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God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.

Unknown

If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse

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Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?'

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Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.

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Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind

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My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.

Shakespeare

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

Malcolm Forbes

In the court of basketball, there are no objections only rejections.

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Great minds have purposes others have wishes.

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

Charlie Brown

Count your blessings.

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Without music, life would be a mistake.

Fredrich Nietzsche

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

Albert Einstein

Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.

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This is the beginning of a new day.

Unknown

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.

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Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.

Michael Jordan

No legacy is so rich as honesty.

William Shakespeare

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Alexander Graham Bell

Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.

Robert H. Schuller

A man's dreams are an index to his greatness.

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

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Vegas, baby.

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If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.

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

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

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It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.

Muriel Spark

Love is a verb.

Martin Luther King Jr.

When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what ?

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Formal education will make you a living, self-education will make you a fortune.

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Let's go home, Debbie.

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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.

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Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.

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I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's were the fun is.

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Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.

Dale Dauten

Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.

David Ogilvy

Nothing is worth more than this day.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

A life lived in fear is half lived.

Anonymous

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Norman Vincent Peale

It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.

Seneca

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

Misfortunes often sharpen the genius.

Ovid

You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.

Charles Buxton

Be afraid. Be very afraid.

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Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.

English Proverb

The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.

Albert Einstein

Do you want a leg or a breast ?

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Self-knowledge is the basis of JKD because it is effective, not only for the individuals martial art, but also for his life as a human being.

Bruce Lee

If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.

Abraham Maslow

Many who have spent a lifetime in it can tell us less of love than the child that lost a dog yesterday.

Thornton Wilder

Just because you make a mistake doesnt mean you are a mistake.

Georgette Mosbacher

For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change

Jim Rohn

For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.

Rainer Maria Rilke

In each man there is a priceless treasure that is in no other. Every man's foremost task is the actualization of his unique, unprecedented and never-recurring potentialities, and not the repetition of something that another, and be it even the greatest, has already achieved.

Martin Buber

Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi

Romance is the fuel that keeps love burning hot.

Rusty Silvey

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No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.

Helen Keller

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.

Albert Einstein

Never complain about what you permit.

Mike Murdock

Love works in miracles every day, such as weakening the strong, and stretching the weak , making fools of the wise, and wise men of fools , favoring the passions, destroying reason, and in a word, turning everything topsy-turvy.

Marguerite De Valois

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

Proverb

Soul meets soul on lover's lips.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

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

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

Joan Crawford

Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.

Jeanne Moreau

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

Henry Ford

We must have friendship for all, we must be merciful toward those that are in misery, when people are happy, we ought to be happy, and to the wicked we must be indifferent. These attitudes will make the mind peaceful.

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To ask the hard question is simple.

W.H. Auden

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Swami Vivekananda

Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.

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I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.

Henry Ward Beecher

Most people are about as happy as they make up their mind to be.

Abraham Lincoln

I never did anything worth doing entirely by accident... . Almost none of my inventions came about totally by accident. They were achieved by having trained myself to endure and tolerate hard work.

Thomas Edison

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

Ideas without action are worthless.

Harvey Mackay

They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.

Latin Proverb

Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.

Martha Washington

Believe it is possible to solve your problem. Tremendous things happen to the believer. So believe the answer will come. It will.

Norman Vincent Peale

Hey, Bud, lets party !

Jeff Spicoli, Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)

Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.

J. Stephen

You have within you right now, everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you.

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