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Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it.

Ella Williams

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It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.

Linda Conway

Plan your progress carefully , hour-by hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the wellsprings of your power. Planning for happiness is rarely successful. Happiness just happens.

Robert Half

Before I learned the art, a punch was just a punch, and a kick, just a kick. After I learned the art, a punch was no longer a punch, a kick, no longer a kick. Now that I understand the art, a punch is just a punch and a kick is just a kick.

Bruce Lee

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

Unknown

If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.

Mark Twain

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)

I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.

Woody Allen

He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.

Unknown

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.

Plato

Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.

Robert H. Schuller

Love is a game that two can play and both win.

Eva Gabor

I have learned that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.

William E. Gladstone

In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, though they should fail immediately, they had better aim at something high.

Henry David Thoreau

Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.

Dr. Phil

Romance is the fuel that keeps love burning hot.

Rusty Silvey

The word courage comes from the same stem as the French word coeur, meaning ''heart''. Thus just as one's heart, by pumping blood to one's arms, legs, and brain enables all the other physical organs to function, so courage makes possible all the psychological virtues. Without courage other values whither away into mere facsimiles of virtue.

Rollo May

In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.

Phil Collins

Houston, we have a problem.

Jim Lovell, Apollo 13 (1944)

You do not lead by hitting people over the head -- that's assault, not leadership.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Power is not really good or bad , it is neutral. Power itself is not negative or positive, although our feelings about it may be. Power is the potential to influence others for good or evil, to be a blessing or a scourge. Like nuclear energy, it can provide the electricity to light a city, or it can fuel the bomb that destroys it.

Blaine Lee

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. Ambrose Redmoon Courage is the first of the human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all the others.

Winston Churchill

Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.

Janet Erskine Stuart

Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)

Life is change ; growth is optional. Choose wisely.

Karen Kaiser Clark

The dedicated life is the life worth living. You must give with your whole heart.

Anne Dillard

If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!

Henriette Montel

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

Anonymous

Ideals are like stars, you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny.

Carl Schurz

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.

Swami Vivekananda

I want the fairy tale.

Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)

I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.

Henry David Thoreau

The best things in life are free.

Unknown

Even when change is elective, it will disorient you. You may go through anxiety. You will miss aspects of your former life. It doesn't matter. The trick is to know in advance of making any big change that you're going to be thrown off your feet by it. So you prepare for this inevitable disorientation and steady yourself to get through it. Then you take the challenge, make the change, and achieve your dream.

Harvey Mackay

I ain't so tough.

Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)

The crocodile is only strong in the water.

Angolan Proverb

You must tolerate that which you can not change.

Spanish Proverb

And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.

Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)

Let's not confuse hasty decisions with strength or intelligence. It's important to be decisive - after giving consideration that reflects the time you have and what's at stake.

Bill Blackman

When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.

Unattributed

Say hello to my little friend !

Tony Montana, Scarface (1983)

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.

Norman Vincent Peale

We'll always have Paris.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.

Harriet Rubin

Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.

Thomas Edison

The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.

Samuel Johnson

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

My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.

Thomas Edison

Every leader needs to have experienced and grown through following -- learning to be dedicated, observant, capable of working with and learning from others, never servile, always truthful. Having located these qualities in himself, he can encourage them in others.

Warren G. Bennis

Take heed : you do not find what you do not seek.

Unknown

It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.

Anatole France

And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.

Kahlil Gibran

Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.

Harvey Mackay

Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.

Albert Einstein

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.

Dolly Parton

I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.

George Catlin

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

Private victories precede public victories. You can't invert that process any more than you can harvest a crop before you plant it.

Stephen Covey

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

Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.

Thomas Moore

Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.

Samantha Juarez

Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can.

Henry Drummond

I am again fairly settled down to the pleasant duties of an old fashioned Virginia house-keeper, steady as a clock, busy as a bee, and as cheerful as a cricket.

Martha Washington

Don't water your weeds.

Harvey Mackay

Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.

George S. Patton

See how nature - trees, flowers, grass - grows in silence , see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence we need silence to be able to touch souls.

Mother Teresa

The best proof of love is trust.

Joyce Brothers

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.

Zig Ziglar

Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.

Unknown

War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.

Napoleon Hill

But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.

Thomas Moore

Have you checked the children lately ?

Curt Duncan, When A Stranger Calls (1979)

If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.

Unknown

The first duty of love is to listen.

Paul Tillich

Adversity is wont to reveal genius, prosperity to hide it.

Horace

Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.

Albert Einstein

Where there's life, there's hope.

Terence

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

You do not pay the price of success, you enjoy the price of success.

Zig Ziglar

We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.

Anthony Robbins

Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.

Chinese Proverb

The greatest sign of a success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."

Maria Montessori

Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.

Michael Johnson

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

Richard Bach

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

Thomas Carlyle

Do it now !

Napoleon Hill

I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.

G. K. Chesterton

You must think of failure and defeat as the spring boards to new achievements, and to the next level of accomplishment.

Les Brown

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

Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.

Bible

This world will always continue to be a mixture of good and evil. Our duty is to sympathize with the weak and to love even the wrongdoer.

Swami Vivekananda

Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.

Anonymous

In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.

Albert Einstein

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.

Edgar J. Mohn

You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.

Gorden B. Hinkley

Between stimulus and response, one has the freedom to choose.

Stephen Covey

Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.

Swami Vivekananda

Give me a place to stand and I will move the earth.

Aristotle