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If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

Frederick Douglass

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

Mike Litman

The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.

Napoleon Hill

I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told.

Dale Carnegie

Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.

Machiavelli

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

Colette

Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.

Harold Hulbert

The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.

John Powell

It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.

Sandra Swinney

There's always a way - if you're committed.

Anthony Robbins

Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire -- you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.

Dennis Waitley

Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.

Robert F. Kennedy

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

Confucius

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean , if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.

Mahatma Gandhi

Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.

Swami Vivekananda

The very use of the word savage, as it is applied in its general sense, I am inclined to believe is an abuse of the word, and the people to whom it is applied.

George Catlin

There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.

General Douglas MacArthur

Never complain about what you permit.

Mike Murdock

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

The world belongs to the energetic.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.

Harvey Mackay

Authentic leaders have absorbed the fundamental fact of existence -- that you can't get around life's inherent contradictions. The leadership mind is spacious. It has ample room for the ambiguities of the world, for conflicting feelings, and for contradictory ideas. I believe that the central leadership attribute is the ability to manage polarity.

Peter Koestenbaum

Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

All mankind love a lover.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Yippie-ki-yay, motherfucker !

John McClane, Die Hard (1988)

The stuff that dreams are made of.

Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)

I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.

John Davidson Rockefeller

A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.

Jerome Cummings

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

It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.

Zig Ziglar

In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.

Albert Careb

The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.

Maureen Duffy

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

Lao Tzu

The most important part of being a leader is maintaining the desire to keep on learning. That means learning about yourself, about your peers, and about the people you serve.

Brian Koval

It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you often get it.

W. Somerset Manghan

Hard work pays off.

Unknown

There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.

Nicholas Sparks

Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !

Thomas Edison

There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.

Zig Ziglar

One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.

English Proverb

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Corneille

At every moment during our existence we are all called to be leaders, if for no other purpose than to lead ourselves.

John P. Strelecky

The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.

Alan Ashley-Pitt

A way of life can not be successful so long as it is mere intellectual conviction. It must be deeply felt, deeply believed, dominant even in dreams.

Bertrand Russell

I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.

Larry Smith

And that's how you play "Get the Guests".

George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)

It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.

Harvey Mackay

If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.

W. Clement Stone

All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.

William James

The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.

Orlando Battista

Equations are more important to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something for eternity.

Albert Einstein

Nothing is so strong as gentleness, and nothing is so gentle as true strength.

St. Francis De Sales

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry Kaiser

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If I'd been a ranch, they would've named me the Bar Nothing.

Gilda, Gilda (1946)

When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make a lemonade.

Dale Carnegie

Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.

William Faulkner

O, there is nothing holier, in this life of ours, than the first consciousness of love, the first fluttering of its silken wings.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind, to train it to the use of its own powers rather than to fill it with the accumulation of others.

Tyron Edwards

You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this ? And radio operates exactly the same way : you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.

Albert Einstein

Actions speak louder than words.

Proverb

One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life , that word is love.

Sophocles

I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !

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Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. quotes

Earl Nightingale

Positive anything is better than negative thinking.

Elbert Hubbard

Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.

Dennis Waitley

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.

Henry David Thoreau

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

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

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

William Edward Hickson

Nothing is predestined The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.

Ralph Blum

If the ladder is not leaning against the right wall, every step we take just gets us to the wrong place faster.

Stephen Covey

Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?

P. T. Barnum

Your attitude determines your altitude.

Zig Ziglar

Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.

Anthony Robbins

Live life to the fullest.

Robert Louis Stevenson

And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.

Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)

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

Napoleon Bonaparte

Practice makes perfect.

Unknown

Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.

Stephen Covey

One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.

Edwin Arnold

I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.

Abraham Lincoln

Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.

Lisa Grude

If you can dream it, then you can achieve it. You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

Who is blind ? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb ? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor ? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich ? He who is happy with his lot.

Indian Proverb

Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own mind.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you're generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.

P. T. Barnum

Character is higher than intellect... A great soul will be strong to live, as well as to think.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Coming together is a beginning, keeping together is progress, working together is success.

Unknown

A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.

Edgar J. Mohn

if you can't lift the corners, let the middle sag.

Anonymous

I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.

Dorothy L. Sayers

Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.

Helen Keller

It's amazing what ordinary people can do if they set out without preconceived notions.

Charles F. Kettering

Look at the weaknesses of others with compassion, not accusation. It's not what they're not doing or should be doing that's the issue. The issue is your own chosen response to the situation and what you should be doing. If you start to think the problem is "out there", stop yourself. That thought is the problem.

Stephen Covey

Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.

Anonymous

We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.

Winston Churchill

It is the very essence of good leadership to give away all credit for positive achievement, to identify only team goals and always to refer to them as such.

Joe Klock