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

Ella Williams

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If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask.

W. Clement Stone

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

Harvey Mackay

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

You are today where your thoughts have brought

James Allen

The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.

Zig Ziglar

Ideas become powerful only if they appear in the flesh , an idea which does not lead to action by the individual and by groups remains at best a paragraph or a footnote in a book -- provided the idea is original and relevant. It is like a seed stored in a dry place. If the idea is to have influence, it must be put into the soil, and the soil is people and groups of people.

Erich Fromm

The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.

Rodney L. Parsley

I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Dalai Lama

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

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.

Walter Winchell

Thou love life ? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff that life is made of.

Benjamin Franklin

Anyone who thinks the sky is the limit, has limited imagination.

Anonymous

Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.

Casablanca

Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.

Sydney Harris

Someday when I grow up, finish school and get a job, I'll start living my life the way I want someday after the mortgage is paid off, the finances are on track and the kids are grown up, I'll drive that new car and take exciting trips abroad someday, now that I'm 9 about to retire, I'll buy that beautiful motor home and travel across this great country, and see all there is to see someday.

Ed Foreman

I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.

William Penn

All condemnation of others really condemns ourselves. Adjust the microcosm which is in your power to do and the macrocosm will adjust itself for you.

Swami Vivekananda

The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.

Ralph Nader

You cannot live without dying. You cannot live if you do not die psychologically every minute. This is not an intellectual paradox. To live completely, wholly, every day as if it were a new loveliness, there must be dying to everything of yesterday, otherwise you live mechanically, and a mechanical mind can never know what love is or what freedom is.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.

Elbert Hubbard

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Come, let us make love deathless.

Herbert Trench

So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.

W. Clement Stone

Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.

Voltaire

Enjoy each step, for in every moment there is something to learn.

John P. Strelecky

To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

No one became poor by giving alms.

French Proverb

Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.

Duffy, Chinatown (1974)

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

In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it

Mary Norton Gordon

Time is the great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all of it's students.

Hector Berlioz

Joy is the feeling of grinning inside.

Melba Colgrove

The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.

Unattributed

The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.

Peter De Vries

If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.

Leo Tolstoy

Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.

Egyptian Proverb

Do you want a leg or a breast ?

Frances Stevens, To Catch A Thief (1955)

Count it all joy, my brethren, when you meet various trials, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.

James 1:24

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

People will exercise great effort and creativity to make our plan work, and sometimes expend just as much effort and creativity to make your plan fail.

Bob Klas

A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.

Confucius

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.

Margaret Thatcher

Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.

J. Stephen

Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.

Mingjiao

Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die !

Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride (1987)

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.

Dale Carnegie

Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching

Satchel Paige

History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.

Karl Marx

Happiness is a butterfly, which, when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

There's no crying in baseball !

Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)

A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.

General Douglas MacArthur

For Love is Immortality.

Emily Dickinson

Love is a daily, mutual exchange of value.

Dennis Waitley

You can not plough a field by turning it over in your mind.

Unattributed

Eddie, you're a born loser.

Bert Gordon, The Hustler (1961)

The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so, but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The more connections you and your lover make, not just between your bodies, but between your minds, your hearts, and your souls, the more you will strengthen the fabric of your relationship, and the more real moments you will experience together.

Barbara De Angelis

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

Henry Ford

My life is my message.

Mahatma Gandhi

Love like there is no tomorrow.

Unknown

One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night.

Margaret Mead

The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.

Swami Vivekananda

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

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William Arthur Ward

Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.

English Proverb

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.

Friedrich Nietzsche

You can't express every feeling that you have every moment that you have them.

When Harry Met Sally

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

Helen Keller

Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.

Justin Sims

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

Robert Schuller

To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.

Bruce Lee

It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.

Anthony Robbins

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.

Henry David Thoreau

Every ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right.

Aldous Huxley

If money is your hope for independence, you will never have it. The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability.

Henry Ford

We are stripped of every attribute of freedom and eligibility for legal self defence. Our property may be plundered before our eyes, violence may be committed on our persons, even our lives may be taken away, and there is none to regard our complaints. We are denationalized; we are disfranchised.

Chief John Ross

When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.

When Harry Met Sally

The gem can not be polished without friction, nor man be perfected without trials.

Danish Proverb

Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.

Afghan Proverb

Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking.

William B. Sprague

If you build it, he will come.

Field of Dreams

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

Helen Keller

Above all, beware of compromises. Hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others fads through the greed of getting supporters. Your atman is the support of the universe - whose support do you stand in need of ?

Swami Vivekananda

But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.

William Shakespeare

When you study great teachers... you will learn much more from their caring and hard work than from their style.

William Glasser

If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.

Dale Carnegie

We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.

Anthony Robbins

Don't go through life, grow through life.

Eric Butterworth

Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.

Albert Einstein

Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.

Nigerian Proverb

It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.

Zig Ziglar

We come to beginnings only at the end.

William Bridges

I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.

Charles Reade

The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.

C.S. Lewis

Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.

Dennis Waitley

I think it pisses god off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it.

Shug, The Color Purple (1985)