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It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.

Edmund Hillary

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The only place where your dream becomes impossible is in your own thinking.

Robert H. Schuller

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


Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.

Burton Hills

I bet you can squeal like a pig.

Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)

Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.

Art Fry

I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.

Helen Keller

Mr. Christian !

Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)

The hottest love has the coldest end.


Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.

Leo Buscaglia

Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.

Swami Vivekananda

Mac, you ever been in love ?

Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)

Your self-beliefs either support or undermine you.

Marsha Sinetar

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

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

Henry Ward Beecher

Love is like swallowing hot chocolate, before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time.


Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.

Brian Tracy

Boldness, more boldness, and always boldness !

George Jacques Danton

Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us footprints in the sands of time.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Well done is better than well said.

Benjamin Franklin

We came to enjoy, we are being enjoyed. We came to rule, we are being ruled. We came to work, we are being worked. All the time, we find that. And this comes into every detail of our life.

Swami Vivekananda

It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best. You very often get it.

W. Somerset Maugham

Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.

Duffy, Chinatown (1974)

Believe in yourself.



Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)

This is the true joy the being used for a purpose recognized as a might one.

George Bernard Shaw

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

Georgette Mosbacher

To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.

William Makepeace Thackeray

They are able because they think they are able.


Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.

George Herbert

Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?

Richard Bach

I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.

William Shakespeare

Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.


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

Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.

Ferris Bueller, Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)

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

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

We will find only what we look for, nothing more and nothing less.


Listen, I have an update from Taako Central. I've updated my list of people I trust and things I believe to no one and nothing ! Not a joke, I don't trust you, half-pint, I don't trust Jeff from Today's Special, I don't trust Barold whatever-his-name - nobody, I trust nobody.


Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?


Hardening of the heart ages people faster than hardening of the arteries.


Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is a freedom.

Marilyn Ferguson

The course of true love never did run smooth.


One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.


You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.

Golda Meir

It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The rare individual who honestly satisfies this heart-hunger ( praise ) will hold people in the palm of his hand, and even the undertaker will be sorry when he dies.

Dale Carnegie

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.

Karen Sunde

I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !

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

No pain, No gain.


Leadership is much more an art, a belief, a condition of the heart, than a set of things to do. The visible signs of artful leadership are expressed, ultimately, in its practice.

Max DePree

You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this ? And radio operates exactly the same way : you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.

Albert Einstein

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

People who are afraid to fail can never experience the joys of success.

Pete Zafra

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert H. Schuller

If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.

Marie Osmond

Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?

Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)

It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.

Warren Buffett

The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs" but goes right to work on the creative "how''.

Norman Vincent Peale

One sure-fire way to stay creative force yourself to learn something new.

Harvey Mackay

There is always room for those who can be relied upon to delivery the goods when they say they will.

Napoleon Hill

Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.

Woodrow Wilson

Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.


Say hello to my little friend !

Tony Montana, Scarface (1983)

I never worry about action, but only about inaction.

Winston Churchill

Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.

Vince Lombardi

Unless we think of others and do something for them, we miss one of the greatest sources of happiness.

Ray Lyman Wilbur

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The cherokee people are not "my people".

Chief John Ross

Sooner or later the truth comes to light.

Dutch Proverb

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

I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.

Donald Trump

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

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.

Abraham Lincoln

If you love someone, set them free.


The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results.

Anthony Robbins

The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl Buck

After all is said and done, there is usually more said than done.


Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.

Robert H. Schuller

Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!

Larry the Cable Guy

If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.

William Lowe Bryan

Our happiness depends on the habit of mind we cultivate. So practice happy thinking every day. Cultivate the merry heart, develop the happiness habit, and life will become a continual feast.

Norman Vincent Peale

To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.

W. Clement Stone

I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.

Winston Churchill

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Oprah Winfrey

It's showtime !

Joe Gideon, All That Jazz (1979)

The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.


The harder you fall the higher you bounce.


Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.

Mahatma Gandhi

Press forsake! Go ahead and press 'forsake now' !


A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.

Winston Churchill

I am poor and naked but I am the chief of a nation. We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches. We want peace and love.

Red Cloud

Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved

Helen Keller

How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.

Lou Holtz

There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.

William Wordsworth

Nothing is worth more than this day.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

In order to grasp the reality, we must see the possibilities. In the present, a formulation of the possibilities is the area in which I gain uncertainty concerning what I decide, without a vision of the possibilities, I act blindly, only a knowledge of the possibilities enables me to know what I am actually doing.

Karl Jaspers

There's no place like home.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz Mgm (1939)