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I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.

Elie Wiesel

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The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

E.E. Cummings

Would you like to come in ?

Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)

Would you be shocked if I put on something more comfortable ?

Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)

Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?

Frances Marion

Love the giver more than the gift.

Brigham Young

I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.

Thomas Edison

The struggle of the mind to keep itself free from every sort of bondage -- to remain curious, open, unsatiated in all its relations with nature -- is tenfold more difficult than the cultivation of a stable, satisfying point of view, but a thousandfold more precious.

Gardner Murphy

When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.

W. Clement Stone

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.

Oprah Winfrey

When something is finally obvious that should have been obvious years before, we call it common sense.

Steve Walton

You have enemies ? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.

Winston Churchill

Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.

Soloman

Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.

Hasidic Proverb

It is not the job of the general to be winning. It is his job to win.

Nancy Banks-Smith

Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.

Matthew 5:43-45

The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.

Albert Einstein

There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.

Anonymous

Mightier far than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway of magic potent over sun and star, is love.

William Wordsworth

You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.

Brian Tracy

Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.

Norman Vincent Peale

My definition of success is to live your life in a way that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain - and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel a lot more pleasure than they do pain.

Anthony Robbins

I'm Multi-Dimensional !

Taako

I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.

David O. McKay

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.

Dalai Lama

I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.

H.L. Mencken

Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.

T. Dufek

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

Anonymous

The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.

Kahlil Gibran

if you can't lift the corners, let the middle sag.

Anonymous

The dingo took my baby !

Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)

Never discourage anyonewho continually makes progress, no matter how slow.

Plato

No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.

Ronald Reagan

For myself, I am an optimist -- it does not seem to be much use being anything else.

Winston Churchill

We'll always have Paris.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.

Henry Ford

Life is "trying things to see if they work"

Ray Bradbury

First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.

Epictetus

The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.

Thomas J. Watson

If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.

Henry David Thoreau

Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell'em, Certainly I can ! - and get busy and find out how to do it

Theodore Roosevelt

An obstacle is often a stepping stone.

Prescott

You must be the change you want to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We have a responsibility in our time, as others have had in theirs, not to be prisoners of history but to shape history, a responsibility to fill the role of path-finder, and to build with others a global network of purpose and law.

Madeleine Albright

Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.

King Mongkut, The King And (1956)

Dwell not on the past. Use it to illustrate a point, then leave it behind. Nothing really matters except what you do now in this instant of time. From this moment onwards you can be an entirely different person, filled with love and understanding, ready with an outstretched hand, uplifted and positive in every thought and deed.

Eileen Caddy

The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.

David B. Allman

Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.

Christy Borgeld

Watch the skies, everywhere, keep looking ! Keep watching the skies !

Ned Scotty Scott, The Thing From Another World (1951)

Title of newspaper article yesterday - Vandals made off with all toilet seats in the local precinct. Police have nothing to go on.

Unknown

Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

We must all suffer one of two things : the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.

Jim Rohn

The several tribes of indians inhabiting the regions of the upper missouri, and of whom I spoke in my last letter, are undoubtedly the finest looking, best equipped, and most beautifully costumed of any on the continent.

George Catlin

Love knows no bounds.

Unknown

Live with passion !

Anthony Robbins

Kids don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.

Jim Henson

Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.

Von Schiller Fulton J. Sheen

Love never claims, it ever gives.

Mahatma Gandhi

The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.

Dennis Waitley

When I asked god for strength He gave me difficult situations to face When I asked god for brain & brawn He gave me puzzles in life to solve When I asked god for happiness He showed me some unhappy people When I asked god for wealth He showed me how to work hard When I asked god for favors He showed me opportunities to work hard When I asked god for peace He showed me how to help others God gave me nothing I wanted He gave me everything I needed

Swami Vivekananda

Misfortunes often sharpen the genius.

Ovid

It's not enough that we do our best, sometimes we have to do what's required.

Winston Churchill

Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.

Charles Kingsley

There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.

Epictetus

Love, a temporary insanity, curable by marriage.

Ambrose Bierce

Nobody puts baby in a corner.

Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)

Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.

Oscar Wilde

It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You can not make progress without making decisions.

Jim Rohn

There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.

Emmanuel Teney

If you judge people, you have no time to love them.

Mother Teresa

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

Martin Buber

Here's Johnny !

Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)

We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

How do I look ?

Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)

Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.

George Catlin

Part of being a winner is knowing when enough is enough. Sometimes you have to give up the fight and walk away, and move on to something that's more productive.

Donald Trump

Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.

Samuel Beckett

Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.

Gieselle C. Viera

If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.

Shelley Long

Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.

Machiavelli

You may conquer with the sword, but you are conquered by a kiss.

Daniel Heinsius

Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.

Jim Rohn

If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.

Jonathan Winters

Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.

Earl Nightingale

The only abnormality is the incapacity to love.

Anais Nin

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

Elbert Hubbard

A Crow is known wherever he is met by his beautiful white dress, and his tall and elegant figure. The greater part of the men being six feet high.

George Catlin

Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.

Walter Winchell

Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.

Thomas Jefferson

Procrastination is opportunities natural assassin.

Victor Kiam

There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.

Albert Einstein

Seduce my mind and you can have my body, find my soul and I'm yours forever.

Anonymous

There is no remedy for love but to love more.

Thoreau

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.

Albert Einstein

Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.

Mary Baker Eddy

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.

Theodore Roosevelt

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

Yogi Berra

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