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Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.

George Herbert

Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.

George Herbert

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

Mahatma Gandhi

Our inheritance of well-founded, slowly conceived codes of honor, morals, and manners, the passionate convictions which so many hundreds of millions share together of the principles of freedom and justice, are far more precious to us than anything which scientific discoveries could bestow.

Winston Churchill

If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.

Barbara De Angelis

If you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.

Mohandas Gandhi, Gandhi (1982)

Success often comes to those who dare to act. It seldom goes to the timid who are ever afraid of the consequences.

Jawaharlal Nehru

'Wake Me When It's Funny'

Gary Marshall

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

Ovid

Love is the river of life in the world.

Henry Ward Beecher

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert H. Schuller

It's a Sicilian message. It means Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.

Woody Allen

Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.

James Dean

Let those love now who never loved before. Let those who always loved, now love the more.

Thomas Parnell

If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.

Myrtle Reed

There may be peace without joy, and joy without peace, but the two combined make happiness

John Buchan

First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.

Swami Vivekananda

Recognize that transition has a characteristic shape.

William Bridges

Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.

Charles F. Kettering

As long as we are persistence in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We can not choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time.

Dennis Waitley

It's hard to believe that you haven't had sex for two hundred years.

Luna Schlosser, Miles Monroe (1973)

God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.

Albert Einstein

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

Charles F. Kettering

It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.

Zig Ziglar

Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.

Robert H. Schuller

He that has done nothing has known nothing.

Thomas Carlyle

Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called present.

Unknown

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

Theodore Roosevelt

Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it.

Thomas Jefferson

Love as much as you can from wherever you are.

Elizabeth Ashley

Well, it's not the men in your life that counts, it's the life in your men.

Tira, I'm No Angel (1933)

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

Be afraid. Be very afraid.

Veronica Quaife, The Fly (1986)

Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.

William Arthur Ward

There is no pain equal to that which two lovers can inflict on one another. This should be made clear to all who contemplate such a union. The avoidance of this pain is the beginning of wisdom, for it is strong enough to contaminate the rest of our lives.

Cyril Connolly

You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes

Zig Ziglar

How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.

Anonymous

Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.

Winston Churchill

Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.

Brian Tracy

There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.

Anonymous

Submit to love faithfully and it gives a person joy. It intoxicates, it envelops, it isolates. It creates fragrance in the air, ardour from coldness, it beautifies everything around it.

Leos Janacek

All condemnation of others really condemns ourselves. Adjust the microcosm which is in your power to do and the macrocosm will adjust itself for you.

Swami Vivekananda

One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.

Harvey Mackay

Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.

Gieselle C. Viera

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)

I need him like the axe needs the turkey.

Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

Winston Churchill

I saw and loved.

Edward Gibbon

If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today.

E. Joseph Cossman

The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

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

P. T. Barnum

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

What you do speaks so loudly that I can not hear what you say.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.

W. Clement Stone

No fate is worse than a life without a love.

Mexican Proverb

Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.

Winston Churchill

You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.

Michael Jordan

Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.

Stephen Covey

There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.

Robert Half

The willow knows what the storm does not that the power to endure harm outlives the power to inflict it.

Blood Of The Martyr

Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win -- essential to success.

Napoleon Hill

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

She's my sister ! She's my daughter !

Evelyn Mulwray, Chinatown (1974)

Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.

Albert Einstein

Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.

Rollo May

A martini. Shaken, not stirred.

James Bond, Goldfinger (1964)

Here's Johnny !

Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)

Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.

Leo Buscaglia

It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.

Roy Disney

Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Believe that you are bigger than your difficulties, for you are, indeed.

Norman Vincent Peale

Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !

Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)

The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.

Zen Proverb

If you think you can, or you think you can't, you're probably right.

Henry Ford

Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.

Albert Einstein

Excellence is more fun than mediocrity.

Leonard Berry

You have available to you, right now, a powerful supercomputer. This powerful tool has been used through-out history to take people from rags to riches, from poverty and obscurity to success and fame, from unhappiness and frustration to joy and self-fulfillment, and it can do the same for you.

Brian Tracy

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.

Confucius

We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.

Red Cloud

The world belongs to the energetic.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Opportunity does not knock ; it presents itself when you beat down the door. -

Kyle Chandler

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.

Robert H. Goddard

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

Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.

Harvey Mackay

Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion

Aristotle

Vision doesn't usually come as a lightening bolt. Rather it comes as a slow crystallization of life challenges that we one day recognize as a beautiful diamond with great value to ourselves and others.

Michael Norwood

Rough spots sharpen our performance. And more often than not, obstacles can be turned into advantages. You just can't let your disappointment get in the way.

Harvey Mackay

The cherokee people are not "my people".

Chief John Ross

Love thy neighbour as thyself.

Matthew

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

Unknown

Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.

Thomas Jefferson

Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.

La Rochefoucauld

My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.

Shakespeare

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol

No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.

Brian Tracy

"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.

George P. Burnham

If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future.

Winston Churchill