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People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

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Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.

Mahatma Gandhi

Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.

Stephen Covey

Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.

Stan Smith

I need him like the axe needs the turkey.

Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)

Find the good -- and praise it.

Alex Haley

Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal.

Albert Einstein

It's easier to remember when you are right than when the other person was right.

Robert Half

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

Some people come into our lives and quickly go, some stay for a while and leave footprints in our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.

Unknown

Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called present.

Unknown

We rob banks.

Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)

The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.

Vince Lombardi

A man takes a drop too much once in a while, it's only human nature.

Charlie Allnut, Rose Sayer (1951)

I'm going to stop procrastinating once I get around to it.

Anonymous

I'm going to take a bath.

Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)

I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed We hold these truths to be self-evident , that all men are created equal.

Martin Luther King Jr.

I just love when people say I cant do something because all my life people said I wasn't going to make it.

Ted Turner

Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.

Harvey Mackay

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

George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)

I love you for what you are, but I love you yet more for what you are going to be. I love you not so much for your realities as for your ideals. I pray for your desires that they may be great, rather than for your satisfactions, which may be so hazardously little. You are going forward toward something great. I am on the way with you, and therefore I love you.

Carl Sandburg

I have seen too much of the vanity of human affairs, to expect felicity from the splendid scenes of public life.

Martha Washington

The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.

William Wordsworth

Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel.

Napoleon Hill

Ideals serve well as our guides. They are like beacons on a journey , they do not permit us to tarry, as though our goal and rest were already contained in them.

Karl Jaspers

Those who wish to sing, always find a song.

Swedish Proverb

The reason most people never reach their goals is that they don't define them, learn about them, or even seriously consider them as believable or achievable. Winners can tell you where they are going, what they plan to do along the way, and who will be sharing the adventure with them.

Dennis Waitley

Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.

Karl G. Maeser

Look at every situation as if you were in the future and you were looking back on it.

General Peter Schoomaker

The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.

Martha Washington

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

Unknown

Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.

Morrie Schwarz

In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired.

Unknown

The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I keep getting older, they stay the same age.

David Wooderson, Dazed And Confused (1993)

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

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

William Wordsworth

Work is love made manifest.

Unattributed

It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.

Harvey Mackay

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

Some minds are like concrete, all mixed up and permanently set.

Anonymous

Love may make the world go around, but it's laughter that keeps us from getting dizzy.

Donald Zochert

The price of greatness is responsibility.

Winston Churchill

Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

Always bear in mind, that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.

Abraham Lincoln

To effectively communicate, we must realize that we are all different in the way we perceive the world and use this understanding as a guide to our communication with others.

Anthony Robbins

Roses are red, Violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.

Unknown

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.

Hugh Downs

A life lived with integrity -- even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.

Dennis Waitley

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.

Robert H. Goddard

Leaders are people who are able to express themselves fully, they know who they are, what their strengths and weaknesses are, and how to fully deploy their strengths and compensate for their weaknesses. They also know what they want, why they want it, and how to communicate what they want to others, in order to gain compensation and support. Finally, they know how to achieve their goals. The key to full self-expression is understanding one's self and the world, and the key to understanding is learning -- from one's own life and experience.

Warren Bennis

If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.

Rachel Carlson

Losers visualize the penalties of failure. Winners visualize the rewards of success.

Unknown

Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.

Jim Rohn

People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.

John C. Maxwell

Better late than never.

Proverb

Success is never ending, failure is never final.

Dr. Robert Schuller

To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.

Anthony Robbins

A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.

Charles M. Schwab

The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.

Thomas Jefferson

When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Good fortune and bad are equally necessary to man, to fit him to meet the contingencies of this life.

French Proverb

We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Snap out of it !

Loretta Castorini, Moonstruck (1987)

Do first things first, and second things not at all.

Peter F. Drucker

Love is not blind. It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.

Will Moss

The truth is more important than the facts.

Frank Lloyd Wright

My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !

Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)

Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.

Robert Louis Stevenson

A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.

Joseph Joubert

Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.

Sandy Wilson

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.

Albert Einstein

The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.

Swami Vivekananda

There are few people who can manage more than their own business.

Martha Washington

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

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

Commit yourself to a dream nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Whenever your present situation, I assure you that you are not your habits. You can replace old patterns of self-defeating behavior with new patterns, new habits of the effectiveness, happiness, and trust-based relationships.

Stephen Covey

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

Walter Winchell

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

Mahatma Gandhi

Some things have to be believed to be seen.

Ralph Hodgson

It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, Always do what you are afraid to do.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude

Unknown

The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.

Dale Carnegie

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

Soloman

Hard work pays off.

Unknown

How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.

Anonymous

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results

Albert Einstein

Do we not all agree to call rapid thought and noble impulse by the name of inspiration ?

George Eliot

Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement.

Donald A. Laird

Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.

Booker T. Washington

Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.

Micheal Pritchard

A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.

Harvey Mackay

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

Henry David Thoreau

Encouragement is oxygen to the soul.

Harvey Mackay

The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.

Mike Litman

Please-baby-please-baby-please-baby-baby - baby. Please !

Mars Blackmon, She's Gotta Have It (1986)

Know what's weird? Day by day, nothing seems to change, but pretty soon, everything's different.

Calvin from Calvin and Hobbes