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To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.

Francois Mauriac

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People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.

Robert Half

Only those who do nothing at all make no mistakes but that would be a mistake.

Anonymous

You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

Abraham Lincoln

Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King Jr.

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

What's meant to be will always find a way

Trisha Yearwood

Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.

Robert H. Schuller

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.

Aristotle

We didn't need dialogue. We had faces.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.

Norman Vincent Peale

Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.

Mark Victor Hansen

Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A gentleman can withstand hardships , it is only the small man who, when submitted to them, is swept off his feet.

Confucius

A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.

Donald Trump

Let us strive on to finish the work we are in

Abraham Lincoln

The will to prepare is more important than the will to win.

Levell Edwards

Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you ?

Benjamin Braddock, The Graduate (1967)

Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.

Francis of Assisi

A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it.

Chinese Proverb

If we are to achieve results never before accomplished, we must expect to employ methods never before attempted.

Francis Bacon

Minds are like parachutes, they function only when open.

Anonymous

Truth fears no questions.

Unattributed

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

Anonymous

Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give the world your best anyway.

Mother Teresa

One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.

Helen Keller

Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

I feel I have this great creative and spiritual force within me that is greater than faith, greater than ambition, greater than confidence, greater than determination, greater than vision. It is all these combined. Whether it is a godhead or not, I feel this great force, this untapped power, this dynamic something within me. This feeling defies description, and there is no experience with which this feeling may be compared. It is something like a strong emotion mixed with faith, but a lot stronger.

Bruce Lee

Love can be understood only from the inside, as a language can be understood only by someone who speaks it, as a world can be understood only by someone who lives in it.

Robert C. Solomon

Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.

Storm Jameson

Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.

Lord Byron

Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas

The first duty of love is to listen.

Paul Tillich

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

Malcolm Forbes

You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.

Napoleon Hill

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.

Benjamin Franklin

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

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

Ovid

Well done is better than well said.

Benjamin Franklin

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.

Jim Rohn

Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.

Edmund Spenser

Each person born into this world represents something new, something that never existed before, something original and unique.

Martin Buber

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Most people don't get much praise in daily life, but we all need it very much. I think receiving praise makes us brave. Down deep we really know our worth, but we don't have easy access to that knowledge. We need to hear praise coming from outside ourselves or we won't remember that we deserve it.

Barbara Sher

Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.

Oscar Wilde

Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.

The Wizard of Oz

You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.

William S. Burroughs

A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties. No religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.

Albert Einstein

But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.

Karl Jaspers

The key to truth is the next deed, and this key opens the door if one does what one has to do in such a way that the meaning of the action here finds its fulfillment. Thus truth in the world of man is not to be found as the content of knowledge, but only as human existence. One does not express it, one does not perceive it, but one lives it, and receives it as life.

Martin Buber

Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)

Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.

Dale E. Turner

I love you. I've loved you since the first moment I saw you. I guess maybe Ive even loved you before I saw you.

George Eastman, A Place In The Sun (1951)

I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.

Blanche Dubois, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.

Samuel Smiles

The toughest part of getting to the top of the ladder, is getting through the crowd at the bottom.

Anonymous

Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.

Earl Nightingale

One man with courage is a majority.

Andrew Jackson

Adversity introduces a man to himself.

Unattributed

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is a freedom.

Marilyn Ferguson

Your talent is god's gift to you.

Leo Buscaglia

You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.

Gorden B. Hinkley

One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never !

Winston Churchill

His eyes have made love to me all evening.

Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)

They call it a "Royale with Cheese".

Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)

I saw and loved.

Edward Gibbon

For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.

William J. Bennett

The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results.

Anthony Robbins

Spoken about by, radio announcer and good friend : never let a day go by that he didn't learn something new and, in turn pass it on to others. It was his consuming passion.

Earl Nightingale

Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.

Norman Vincent Peale

To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nothing happens unless first we dream.

Carl Sandburg

For the first time in my life, people cheering for me. Were you deaf ? Didn't you hear 'em ? We're not hitchhiking any more. We're riding.

Michael Kelly, Champion (1949)

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

Robert Frost

The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.

Vince Lombardi

The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.

Albert Einstein

He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.

Anonymous

Success is the proper utilization of failure.

Anonymous

Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.

Greg Anderson

Do you want a leg or a breast ?

Frances Stevens, To Catch A Thief (1955)

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

Abraham Lincoln

Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.

Emma Lazarus

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

Jim Rohn

God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.

Swami Vivekananda

No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.

Aesop

For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change

Jim Rohn

I'd love to kiss you, but I just washed my hair.

Madge Norwood, Cabin In the Cotton (1932)

A bold onset is half the battle.

Giuseppe Garibaldi

The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl Buck

Love knows no bounds.

Unknown

Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy : true fulfillment.

Anthony Robbins

Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.

La Rouchefoucauld

Tough times never last but tough people do.

Robert Schuller

Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Reason is like an open secret that can become known to anyone at any time , it is the quiet space into which everyone can enter through his own thought.

Karl Jaspers

The best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.

Unknown