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Ernest Hemingway

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Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.

Ernest Hemingway

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I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank

If there is one word that you find coming out like a bomb from the upanishads, bursting like a bombshell upon masses of ignorance, it is the word fearlessness.

Swami Vivekananda

Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.

Dale Carnegie

It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.

Vince Lombardi

We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.

Lee Iacocca

Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.

Lisa Hoffman

Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.

Mary Parrish

If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.

Anonymous

Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.

Cathy Carlyle

Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.

Tom Larson

He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.

Solon

Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.

John Wicker

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

The glow of inspiration warms us, it is a holy rapture.

Ovid

A man builds a fine house ; and now he has a master, and a task for life ; he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Impossible situations can become possible miracles.

Robert H. Schuller

Mama says, Stupid is as stupid does.

Young Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.

Anatole France

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.

Norman Vincent Peale

Love is the only rational act.

Morrie Schwarz

What we've got here is failure to communicate.

Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)

A time comes when you need to stop waiting for the man you want to become and start being the man you want to be.

Bruce Springsteen

The best and most beautiful things in the world can not be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

The main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.

Thomas Carlyle

Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.

Stephen Covey

Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character.

Thomas Edison

I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.

Robert G. Ingersoll

Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.

John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)

The hero is no braver than the ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Adversity introduces a man to himself.

Unattributed

Let's roll.

Todd Beamer

It's showtime !

Joe Gideon, All That Jazz (1979)

In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.

Thomas Jefferson

Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.

Franklin P. Jones

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

Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.

Marsha Sinetar

The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.

John Powell

The dove is my emblem. I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it. I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.

Thomas Edison

Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.

Donald Trump

Help me ! Help me !

Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)

If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.

Somerset Maugham

To go fast, row slowly.

Norman Vincent Peale

The course of true love never did run smooth.

Shakespeare

Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.

Larry Scherwitz

Some people enter our lives and leave almost instantly. Others stay, and forge such an impression on our heart and soul, we are changed forever.

Unknown

Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.

Norman Vincent Peale

Oh, it was nobody's fault but my own. I was looking up. It was the nearest thing to heaven. You were there.

Terry McKay, An Affair To Remember (1957)

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Lao Tzu

Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.

King Mongkut, The King And (1956)

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

I want it said of me by those who knew me best ; that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.

Abraham Lincoln

Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.

Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)

Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.

Dale Carnegie

Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.

Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)

Smile ! and the world will smile with you !

Unknown

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

William Wordsworth

Freedom requires the capacity to accept, bear and live constructively with anxiety. I refer of course to the normal anxiety all of us experience at every step in our psychological growth as well as in this upset contemporary world. To be free means to face and bear anxiety, to run away from anxiety means automatically to surrender one's freedom.

Rollo May

Reduce your plan to writing. The moment you complete this, you will have definitely given concrete form to the intangible desire.

Napoleon Hill

Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. quotes

W. Clement Stone

There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.

Anonymous

Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.

Andy Warhol

I saw and loved.

Edward Gibbon

Seek first to understand, then to be understood.

Stephen Covey

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

Unknown

You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.

Richard L. Evans

Till I loved, I never lived, enough.

Emily Dickinson

It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.

Jerry Greenfield

Giving people a little more than they expect is a good way to get back more than you'd expect.

Robert Half

Immaturity can last a lifetime.

Robert Half

Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.

Brigham Young

Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !

Ira Gershwin

In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.

Norman Vincent Peale

The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.

Arthur C. Clarke

The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.

Napoleon Hill

The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.

Anita Brookner

If it is to be it is up to me.

Unknown

We have merely scratched the surface of the store of knowledge which will come to us. I believe that we are now, a-tremble on the verge of vast discoveries - discoveries so wondrously important they will upset the present trend of human thought and start it along completely new lines.

Thomas Edison

Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.

Robert H. Schuller

They can because they think they can.

Virgil

The only time I really become discouraged is when I think of all the things I would like to do and the little time I have in which to do them.

Thomas Edison

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

Abraham Lincoln

I am speaking now of the highest duty we owe our friends, the noblest, the most sacred that of keeping their own nobleness, goodness, pure and incorrupt. . . . If we let our friend become cold and selfish and exacting without a remonstrance, we are no true lover, no true friend.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Throughout the centuries there have been men who took the first steps down new roads armed with nothing but their own vision.

Ayn Rand

When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Alvin Toffler

Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.

Seneca

I have a head for business and a bod for sin.

Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)

Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi

When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.

Mark Victor Hansen

In life you can never be too kind or too fair ; everyone you meet is carrying a heavy load. When you go through your day expressing kindness and courtesy to all you meet, you leave behind a feeling of warmth and good cheer, and you help alleviate the burdens everyone is struggling with.

Brian Tracy

Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.

William Wordsworth

Stop makin noises like a husband.

Vera, Detour (1945)

It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.

Anonymous

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

Abraham Lincoln

The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.

Bernard M. Baruch

The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.

Moliere

The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.

Swami Vivekananda

That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.

Abraham Lincoln