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Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.

Francis Wilson

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By doing well the duty which is nearest to us, the duty which is in our hands, we make ourselves stronger.

Swami Vivekananda

Love is a moment that lasts forever.

Julie Wittey

Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves ; and under a just God, cannot long retain it.

Abraham Lincoln

Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life, son.

Dean Wormer, National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)

My heart is ever at your service.

Shakespeare

On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.

Henry Drummond

Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.

Walter Winchell

In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.

Janos Arany

My mama always said, life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.

Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Learning is finding out what we already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You are all learners, doers, and teachers.

Richard Bach

Be happy. It's one way of being wise.

Sidonie Gabrielle

Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.

Nigerian Proverb

The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.

Dale E. Turner

I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.

City of Angels

The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.

Anonymous

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

How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.

Paul Sweeney

You must be the change you want to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

Ideals serve well as our guides. They are like beacons on a journey , they do not permit us to tarry, as though our goal and rest were already contained in them.

Karl Jaspers

Romanticism is not just a mode, it literally eats into every life. Women will never get rid of just waiting for the right man.

Anita Brookner

There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'

Carrie Fisher

The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.

Jonathan Swift

Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.

Booker T. Washington

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

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word 'succeed', you find it simply means to follow through.

F.W. Nichol

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

E.E. Cummings

There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience tells him it is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Don't sweat the small stuff.

Richard Carlson

Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.

W. Clement Stone

Unless we think of others and do something for them, we miss one of the greatest sources of happiness.

Ray Lyman Wilbur

Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.

Alan Watts

Never complain about what you permit.

Mike Murdock

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

I'll remember you, honey. You're the one that got away.

Hud Bannon, Hud (1963)

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.

Mark Twain

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

Somerset Maugham

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.

Alexander Smith

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

French Proverb

Nothing is more validating and affirming than feeling understood. And the moment a person begins feeling understood, that person becomes far more open to influence and change.

Stephen Covey

Here's Johnny !

Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)

Love conquers all.

Virgil

Title of newspaper article yesterday - Vandals made off with all toilet seats in the local precinct. Police have nothing to go on.

Unknown

It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.

Muriel Spark

The calla lilies are in bloom again.

Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

General George S. Patton

You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.

Tom Hannah

To ask the hard question is simple.

W.H. Auden

One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.

Dale Carnegie

All love is sweet, given or returned.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

The beginning is the half of every action.

Greek Proverb

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

Confucius

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

There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.

Anonymous

When god closes a door, he opens a window.

Unknown

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

Lao Tzu

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.

Goethe

Love those who love you.

Voltaire

Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.

Hope Floats

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.

Unknown

Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.

Swami Vivekananda

Familiar acts are beautiful through love.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

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

Maya Angelou

Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?

Benjamin Franklin

Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.

Lao Tzu

Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.

Anthony Robbins

One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.

Napoleon Bonaparte

A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.

Maya Angelou

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

Tom Larson

Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible - the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.

Virginia Satir

Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.

Ann Landers

Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go, the sooner the better.

Swami Vivekananda

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

This attachment of love to god is indeed one that does not bind the soul but effectively breaks all its bondages.

Swami Vivekananda

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.

Ron Wild

They're here !

Carol Anne Freeling, Poltergeist (1982)

No, this trick won't work... How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love ?

Albert Einstein

No man is happy who does not think himself so.

Publilius Syrus

Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.

Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)

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

Kahlil Gibran

Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.

Jim Rohn

Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.

Douglas Jerrold

Life is a great story. It's just that sometimes we forget we are the author and can write it however we want.

John P. Strelecky

There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.

Nelson Mandela

Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.

William Makepeace Thackeray

You have the power to think what you want. No matter what the circumstance.

Anonymous

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

Thomas Edison

The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.

Thomas J. Watson

The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.

Brian Tracy

You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.

Colette

All that is real in me is god. All that is real in god is I. The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Dale Carnegie

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

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

Lisa Hoffman

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

Seneca

If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.

Anna Quindlen

This is the first day, of the rest of your life.

Unknown

Every achiever I have ever met says, My life turned around when I began to believe in me.

Robert H. Schuller

Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.

Sarah Bernhardt