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Do we not all agree to call rapid thought and noble impulse by the name of inspiration ?

George Eliot

It is never too late to be what we might have been

George Eliot

What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.

George Eliot

It's never too late to be what you might have been.

George Eliot

It is never too late to be what you might have been.

George Eliot

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This is a great fact : strength is life, weakness is death. Strength is felicity, life eternal, immortal , weakness is constant strain and misery, weakness is death.

Swami Vivekananda

Give all to love; obey thy heart.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

One who seeks no friends is his own enemy.

Russian Proverb

Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.

Dale Dauten

It is the level-headed man, the calm man, of good judgment and cool nerves, of great sympathy and love, who does good work and so does good to himself.

Swami Vivekananda

Other men have seen angels, But I have seen thee, And thou art enough.

G. Moore

One of the things I keep learning is that the secret of being happy is doing things for other people.

Dick Gregory

You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

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

Peter F. Drucker

Mama says, Stupid is as stupid does.

Young Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Seneca

I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.

Mark Victor Hansen

This above all, To Thine Own Self Be True.

William Shakespeare

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though chequered by failure, than to take rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in the grey twilight that knows not victory or defeat.

Theodore Roosevelt

The earth is enjoyed by heroes, this is the unfailing truth. Be a hero. Always say, I have no fear.

Swami Vivekananda

Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.

Robert Browning

It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.

Latin Proverb

The world belongs to the energetic.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr

Martha Friedman

The individual activity of one man with backbone will do more than a thousand men with a mere wishbone.

William J.H

The only real valuable thing is intuition.

Albert Einstein

It's always too soon to quit !

Norman Vincent Peale

Patience and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.

Chinese Proverb

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

Napoleon Bonaparte

Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.

Mike Wickett

Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.

African Proverb

Know thyself.

Socrates

Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.

Corinthians

Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.

Susan Taylor

Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.

Morrie Schwarz

The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.

Anonymous

No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.

Greg Henry Quinn

Well, nobody's perfect.

Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)

We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

I have loved to the point of madness, that which is called madness, that which to me, is the only sensible way to love.

Francoise Sagan

is a choice to focus one's being in a certain way, to bring one's faith, commitment, creativity, and love into coordination with a particular value and purpose.

J.F.T. Bugental

Whenever I think of the past it just brings back so many memories.

Steven Wright

How do you live ?

Helen, James Allen (1932)

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

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

The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.

C.S. Lewis

Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , Wisdom is humble that she knows no more.

William Cowper

Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.

Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)

There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.

Robert Half

What hump ?

Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)

We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.

Anonymous

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead, his eyes are closed.

Albert Einstein

Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Smile ! and the world will smile with you !

Unknown

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Why hesitate? Upon the plains of hesitation are the bleached bones of countless millions, who on the threshold of victory sat down to wait, and in waiting they died.

Unattributed

Among the things you can give and still keep are your word, a smile, and a grateful heart.

Zig Ziglar

Be grateful to the Man you help, think of him as god. Is it not a great privilege to be allowed to worship god by helping our fellow men ?

Swami Vivekananda

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.

J. Robert Oppenheimer

Only those who are absolutely their true selves in this world can have pervading influence.

Confucius

Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.

Thomas Edison

This one step, choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.

Scott Reed

Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.

Al Franken

The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so, but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Come live in my heart and pay no rent.

Samuel Lover

Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.

J.M. Barrie

Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.

Swami Vivekananda

No great man ever complains of want of opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Mr. Christian !

Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)

Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.

Aristotle

Our intentions create our reality.

Wayne W. Dyer

We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.

Martha Washington

When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?

Bruce Lee

There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.

Winston Churchill

People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in the world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can't find them, make them.

George Bernard Shaw

My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.

Winston Churchill

Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.

F.M. Hubbard

Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.

Unknown

Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.

Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

If you're not sure where you're going, you'll probably end up somewhere else.

Anonymous

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

Alexander Smith

Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.

Charles M. Shultz

Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.

Mahatma Gandhi

There are two ways of meeting difficulties you alter the difficulties, or you alter yourself to meet them.

Phyllis Battome

There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.

Mother Theresa

Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.

William Makepeace Thackeray

The several tribes of indians inhabiting the regions of the upper missouri, and of whom I spoke in my last letter, are undoubtedly the finest looking, best equipped, and most beautifully costumed of any on the continent.

George Catlin

You talkin to me ?

Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)

No involvement, no commitment.

Stephen Covey

If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.

John P. Strelecky

To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.

Joseph Chilton Pearce

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

Unknown

A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity.

Buddha

To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !

Katherine Graham

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

Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.

William Lowe Bryan

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

John Quincy Adams

The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.

Thomas Jefferson

I'm here to fight for truth, justice, and the american way.

Superman, Superman (1978)

Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.

Persian Proverb

Opportunities multiply as they are seized.

Sun Tzu

Leadership is much more an art, a belief, a condition of the heart, than a set of things to do. The visible signs of artful leadership are expressed, ultimately, in its practice.

Max DePree

Whenever I get the energy to exercise, I sit down until it passes.

Anonymous

I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.

Albert Einstein