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Failing to plan is planning to fail.

Effie Jones

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Most people don't get much praise in daily life, but we all need it very much. I think receiving praise makes us brave. Down deep we really know our worth, but we don't have easy access to that knowledge. We need to hear praise coming from outside ourselves or we won't remember that we deserve it.

Barbara Sher

Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.

Franklin P. Jones

Seek first to understand, then to be understood.

Stephen Covey

When you face your fear, most of the time you will discover that it was not really such a big threat after all. We all need some form of deeply rooted, powerful motivation - it empowers us to overcome obstacles so we can live our dreams.

Les Brown

Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Ideas attract money, time, talents, skills, energy and other complementary ideas that will bring them into reality.

Mark Victor Hansen

Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.

Robert H. Schuller

Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr

Martha Friedman

Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !

The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.

Robert F. Kennedy

A boy's best friend is his mother.

Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)

Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass!

Paul J. Meyer

As a man thinketh in his heart so is he.

Bible

Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.

Brian Tracy

Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.

La Rouchefoucauld

I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.

John Davidson Rockefeller

If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.

Yogi Berra

It has been my philosophy of life that difficulties vanish when faced boldly.

Isaac Asimov

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

Napoleon Hill

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

A short saying often contains much wisdom.

Sophocles

Pep without purpose is piffle.

Anonymous

You talkin to me ?

Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

Charles Morgan

Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.

Jim Rohn

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

You have available to you, right now, a powerful supercomputer. This powerful tool has been used through-out history to take people from rags to riches, from poverty and obscurity to success and fame, from unhappiness and frustration to joy and self-fulfillment, and it can do the same for you.

Brian Tracy

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

All of the subjects that I've chosen have had to do with isolation. ... The whole idea of [people] gathering ... doesn't really appeal to me.

Glenn Gould

How different our lives are when we really know what is deeply important to us, and keeping that picture in mind, we manage ourselves each day to be and to do what really matters most.

Stephen Covey

The ready back gets all the loads.

Latvian Proverbs

Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.

C.N. Bovee

I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.

Thomas Jefferson

A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.

Anonymous

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

Henry Ford

One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.

Thomas Jefferson

To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.

Albert Camus

If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.

Benjamin Franklin

The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.

Anonymous

Perspective is in the quiet of a walk, the wisdom of a good book, or the harmony of your favorite music. I find it sometimes in the slow peace of fishing.

Michael Johnson

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.

Darrell Royal

Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !

George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)

In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.

Elizabeth Ashley

All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.

Samuel Butler

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

Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.

Swami Vivekananda

Michael, we're bigger than U.S. Steel.

Hyman Roth, The Godfather: Part II (1974)

I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.

Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.

Bill Blackman

Your talent is god's gift to you.

Leo Buscaglia

I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.

Woody Allen

What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

There are no perfect human beings ! My personal judgments are that no perfect human being is possible or even conceivable, but that human beings are far more improvable than most people believe.

Abraham Maslow

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

James Oppenheim

Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.

Lisa Grude

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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

Bruce Lee

It's a Sicilian message. It means Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.

Charles M. Shultz

It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.

Anonymous

Nothing is worth more than this day.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.

William James

Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.

Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)

Let us strive on to finish the work we are in

Abraham Lincoln

We have got to have a dream if we are going to make a dream come true.

Dennis Waitley

You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.

Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)

What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.

George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

You are never a loser until you quit trying.

Mike Ditka

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

Charlie Brown

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

Plato

Some of us have great runways already built for us. If you have one, take off. But if you don't have one, realize it is your responsibility to grab a shovel and build one for yourself and for those who will follow after you.

Amelia Earhart

It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.

Napoleon Hill

When a man comes to a conscious vital realization of those great spiritual forces within himself and begins to use those forces in science, in business, and in life, his progress in the future will be unparalleled.

Bruce Lee

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

Winston Churchill

There's no place like home.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz Mgm (1939)

Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?

Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)

Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.

Birke Baehr

Where there is love there is no darkness.

Burundi Proverb

Procrastination is opportunities natural assassin.

Victor Kiam

Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.

Albert Schweitzer

Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.

W. Clement Stone

Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.

Kahlil Gibran

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

Josh Billings

The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.

John Powell

The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!

Anthony Robbins

It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.

Edmund Hillary

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

Bertrand Russell

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

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.

Albert Einstein

Tough times never last but tough people do.

Robert Schuller

Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.

Thomas Edison

A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle

Gloria Steinhem

Men who have attained things worth having in this world have worked while others idled, have persevered while others gave up in despair, have practiced early in life the valuable habits of self-denial, industry, and singleness of purpose. As a result, they enjoy in later life the success so often erroneously attributed to good luck.

Grenville Kleiser

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

Les Hewitt

Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.

Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)

Death is something not only mysterious but a great act of purgation. That which continues in a repetitive pattern is degeneration. The pattern may vary according to country, according to climate, according to circumstance, but it is a pattern. Moving in any pattern brings about a continuity and that continuity is part of the degenerating process of man. When there is an ending of continuity, something new can take place. One can understand it instantly if one has understood the whole movement of thought, of fear, hate, love - then one can grasp the significance, instantly, of what death is.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

To live happily with other people, ask of them only what they can give.” Tristan Bernard

Tristan Bernard