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Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.

Emmanuel Swedenborg

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Each work has to pass through these stages - ridicule, opposition, and then acceptance. Those who think ahead of their time are sure to be misunderstood.

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Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?'

Brian Tracy

Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.

Seneca

Obstacles are great incentives.

Jules Michelet

I'm Multi-Dimensional !

Taako

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.

Robert Frost

The book you don't read cant help.

Jim Rohn

What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.

Isaac Bashevis

Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Earl Nightingale

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.

Vince Lombardi

The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.

W. Beran Wolfe

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.

Plato

Everything you want is on the other side of fear.

Jack Canfield

Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.

Art Fry

A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.

Islamic Proverb

Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.

Robert H. Schuller

Whatever our souls are made up, his and mine are the same.

Emily Bronte

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

Stephen Covey

The worst part of life is waiting. The best part of life is having someone worth waiting for.

Jessica Brumley

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

First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.

Denis Healey

The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.

Larry Page

Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.

Unattributed

I know you are, but what am I ?

Pee-Wee Herman, Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (1985)

Let's not just transform those in need, we can also find ways to help transform those in power.

Anonymous

All the negative thoughts and ideas that are in the world have proceeded from this evil spirit of fear. Are people so afraid ? The answer is that they have made themselves helpless and dependent on others

Swami Vivekananda

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

What's meant to be will always find a way

Trisha Yearwood

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

Abraham Lincoln

This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

The first requisite for success is to develop the ability to focus and apply your mental and physical energies to the problem at hand - without growing weary. Because such thinking is often difficult, there seems to be no limit to which some people will go to avoid the effort and labor that is associated with it.

Thomas Edison

He who risks and fails can be forgiven. He who never risks and never fails is a failure in his whole being.

Paul Tillich

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.

Albert Einstein

Be strong ! You talk of ghosts and devils. We are the living devils. The sign of life is strength and growth. The sign of death is weakness. Whatever is weak, avoid ! It is death. If it is strength, go down into hell and get hold of it ! There is salvation only for the brave. "None but the brave deserves the fair". None but the bravest deserves salvation.

Swami Vivekananda

We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.

Earl Nightingale

Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.

Marcus Washling

Happiness consists of a solid faith, good health, and a bad memory.

Ingrid Bergman

I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Love is my religion, I could die for it.

John Keats

Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.

Norman Vincent Peale

To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.

Edward Bulwer Lytton

It's good to be the king !

Louis XVI, History Of The World (1981)

When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.

Elbert Hubbard

The happiness of life is made up of minute fractionsthe little soon-forgotten charities of a kiss, a smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment in the disguise of a playful raillery, and the countless other infinitesimals of pleasurable thought and genial feeling.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

How far you go in life depends on you being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.

George Washington Carver

The broadest, and maybe the most meaningful definition of volunteering - Doing more than you have to because you want to, in a cause you consider good.

Ivan Scheier

Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it.

Thomas Jefferson

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

Unattributed

We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.

Oscar Wilde

It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Love never claims, it ever gives.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.

Judith Martin

There are no gains without pains.

Adlai Stevenson

Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.

Robert H. Schuller

Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.

Christy Borgeld

If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

J. Stephen

Find the good -- and praise it.

Alex Haley

You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.

Earl Nightingale

I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.

Winston Churchill

In each man there is a priceless treasure that is in no other. Every man's foremost task is the actualization of his unique, unprecedented and never-recurring potentialities, and not the repetition of something that another, and be it even the greatest, has already achieved.

Martin Buber

We are like tea bags - we don't know our own strength until we're in hot water.

Sister Busche

Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.

Stephen R. Covey

There is no limit to the power of the human mind. The more concentrated it is, the more power is brought to bear on one point.

Swami Vivekananda

The world belongs to the energetic.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We come to beginnings only at the end.

William Bridges

That is a lesson for all life - face the terrible, face it boldly. Like the monkeys, the hardships of life fall back when we cease to flee before them.

Swami Vivekananda

When god closes a door, he opens a window.

Unknown

I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for their religion. I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more. I could be martyr'd for my religion. Love is my religion. And I could die for that. I could die for you.

John Keats

Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.

Joyce Brothers

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

French Proverb

It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.

Warren Buffett

Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into !

Oliver, Sons Of The Desert (1933)

True love is when your heart and your mind are saying the same thing.

Leanna L. Bartram

Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.

Napoleon Hill

You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.

Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)

Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed.

Booker T. Washington

We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.

La Bruyere

Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.

Benjamin Franklin

The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.

Josiah G. Holland

Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.

Richard Bach

The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

When it comes to giving, some people stop at nothing.

Anonymous

Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.

Eli Cohen

And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.

Colossians 315

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.

Swami Vivekananda

Change does not change tradition. It strengthens it. Change is a challenge and an opportunity, not a threat. Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.

Henry Steele Commager

Seek first to understand and then to be understood.

Steven Covey

We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

William Curry Theodore

Never say more than is necessary.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

I am not a toy. I am a spork !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.

Logan Pearsall Smith

Motherhood qualified me to let the child within come out and play.

Christy Borgeld