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Action without study is fatal. Study without action is fatal. Mary Beard Actions speak louder than words.

English Proverb

Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.

English Proverb

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

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Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.

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The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.

Saudi Arabian Proverb

He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.

Robert Half

As a principle-centered person you try to stand apart from the emotion of the situation and from other factors that would act on you, and evaluate the options. Looking at the balanced whole -- the work needs, the family needs, the other needs that may be involved, and the possible implications of the various alternatives -- you'll try to come up with the best solution taking all factors into consideration.

Stephen Covey

The handgun would not be my choice of weapon if I knew I was going to a fight. ...I'd choose a rifle, a shotgun, an RPG or an atomic bomb instead.

Clint Smith

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.

Anonymous

Don't ever give up.

Unknown

When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.

Albert Einstein

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)

The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.

Alvin Toffler

I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.

Winston Churchill

Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.

Thornton Wilder

If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.

Swami Vivekananda

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work

Thomas Edison

Only the educated are free.

Epictetus

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

This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.

Muriel Spark

Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

"I am the thread that runs through all these pearls", and each pearl is a religion or even a sect thereof. Such are the different pearls, and god is the thread that runs through all of them, most people, however, are entirely unconscious of it.

Swami Vivekananda

The tapas and the other hard yogas that were practiced in other yugas do not work now. What is needed in this yuga is giving, helping others. Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.

Christian Nestell Bovee

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success.

Albert Schweitzer

The show must go on.

Proverb

Never react emotionally to criticism. Analyze yourself to determine whether it is justified. If it is, correct yourself. Otherwise, go on about your business.

Norman Vincent Peale

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Unknown

It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.

Anthony Robbins

What a dump.

Rosa Moline, Beyond The Forest (1949)

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

We must be the change we wish to see.

Mahatma Gandhi

We have not yet begun to fight.

John Paul Jones

A lawyer dies and goes to hell. The devil says he'll make a deal with him. He can go to heaven if he gives up the souls of his wife and two kids. 'Sure' says the lawyer, 'but what's the catch ? '

Unknown

Actions speak louder than words.

Proverb

Things do not change we change.

Henry David Thoreau

Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.

Norman Vincent Peale

The way we see the problem is the problem.

Stephen Covey

Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.

Henry Van Dyke

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

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

Anonymous

If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.

Unknown

Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.

Marc Chagall

The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.

Cornelius Nepos

Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.

W. Clement Stone

Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.

Confucius

Love is the universal thirst for a communion not merely of the senses, but of our whole nature.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

First comes thought, then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans, then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.

Napoleon Hill

Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

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

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Perfect love can not be without equality.

Scottish Proverb

Keep away from small people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you too can become great.

Mark Twain

We must never be afraid to go too far, for success lies just beyond.

Marcel Proust

The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.

Napoleon Hill

Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it.

Brian Tracy

I am a great believer in luck and I find that the harder I work the more I have of it.

Thomas Jefferson

We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.

Agnes Repplier

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

Aldous Huxley

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.

Ambrose Redmoon

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

Tony Dorsett

Life's blows can not break a person whose spirit is warmed at the fire of enthusiasm.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Albert Einstein

Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.

Jim Rohn

Joy is the feeling of grinning inside.

Melba Colgrove

If you would be loved, love and be lovable.

Benjamin Franklin

It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.

Anonymous

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

Zig Ziglar

Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.

Confucius

May the Force be with you.

Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)

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

Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)

If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse

Unknown

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 come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.

Nada, They Live (1988)

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

Mike Litman

When you face your fear, most of the time you will discover that it was not really such a big threat after all. We all need some form of deeply rooted, powerful motivation - it empowers us to overcome obstacles so we can live our dreams.

Les Brown

In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.

Mignon McLaughlin

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

Vince Lombardi

Truth fears no questions.

Unattributed

Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.

Joan Crawford

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one. They promised to take our land, and they did.

Red Cloud

I'll be back.

The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)

Without a general an army is lost.

Greek Proverb

If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

Martin Luther King Jr.

I have seen so many of these, and lived with them, and travelled with them, and oftentimes felt as if I should starve to death on an equal allowance, that I am fully convinced I am correct in saying that the North American Indians, taking them in the aggregate, even where they have an abundance to subsist on, eat less than any civilized population of equal numbers, that I have ever travelled amongst.

George Catlin

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.

Wayne Gretzky

Ask and you shall receive, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened unto you.

Bible

Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !

The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Love is friendship set on fire.

Jeremy Taylor

Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.

Czech Proverb

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

George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)

The successful man is the average man, focused.

Anonymous

I am your number one fan.

Annie Wilkes, Misery (1990)

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

The time is always right to do what is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.

Carol Burnett

Sign: "Illiterate? Write for free help."

Unknown

The harder you fall the higher you bounce.

Horace

No man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself.

Dennis Waitley