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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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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

Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?

Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)

The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.

Anonymous

Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.

Robert F. Kennedy

Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes-- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds'--can you help others do the same.

Carlo Brumat

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Confucius

Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !

Gold Hat, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)

God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.

Unknown

My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.

Thomas Edison

Honesty is the best image.

Tom Wilson

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.

Confucius

In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action

Aristotle

It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.

Dennis Waitley

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

F.M. Hubbard

I have spread my dreams under your feet , Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.

William Butler Yeats

Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.

Logan Pearsall Smith

Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?

Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)

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

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

If you don't like something, change it, if you can't change it, change your attitude.

Maya Angelou

Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.

William Ellery Channing

With malice toward none, with charity for all.

Abraham Lincoln

But, in the opinion of the court, you are not only sane but you're the sanest man that ever walked into this courtroom.

Judge May, Mr Deeds Goes To Town (1936)

For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.

Judy Garland

Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.

Erich Fromm

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

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.

Mahatma Gandhi

Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.

Nelson A. Rockefeller

Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up

James Baldwin

Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.

Dale Carnegie

Some people come into our lives and quickly go, some stay for a while and leave footprints in our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.

Unknown

There is no such thing as failure. There are only results.

Anthony Robbins

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)

Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.

Anonymous

Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.

C.N. Bovee

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

Jim Rohn

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Erich Segal

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

Winston Churchill

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.

Margaret Thatcher

Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.

Thomas J. Watson

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.

Jim Rohn

It is best to love wisely, no doubt, but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.

William Makepeace Thackeray

All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.

Ashleigh Brilliant

The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it

Colin Wilson

Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed

Thomas Edison

Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.

Robert H. Schuller

Today is the first day of the rest of your life.

Unknown

When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.

William Shakespeare

You affect your subconscious mind by verbal repetition.

W. Clement Stone

Don't water your weeds.

Harvey Mackay

If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.

Harvey Mackay

Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

Forget about it.

Donnie Brasco, Donnie Brasco (1997)

There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.

Anonymous

There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.

Narrator, The Naked City (1948)

Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary listener does not hear. quotes

Thomas Jefferson

Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.

James Baldwin

To my big brother George, the richest man in town !

Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.

James F. Bell

Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.

Stephen Covey

Enjoy each step, for in every moment there is something to learn.

John P. Strelecky

When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.

Jimi Hendrix

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

Love is a bird, she needs to fly.

Madonna

Love is the only rational act.

Morrie Schwarz

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

Ray Lyman Wilbur

There is no beauty but the beauty of action.

Proverb

Hope springs eternal.

Alexander Pope

Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.

Mother Teresa

The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.

Anatole France

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

Robert Frost

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo Buscaglia

Change yourself, change your fortunes.

Portuguese Proverb

Stella ! Hey, Stella !

Stanley Kowalski, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.

Michel de Montaigne

Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !

The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.

John C. Maxwell

Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.

John Wicker

If you feel you have no faults there's another one.

Anonymous

The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.

William Wordsworth

The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.

Rodney L. Parsley

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

Tell 'em to go out there with all they got and win just one for the Gipper.

Knute Rockne, Knute Rockne All American (1940)

Give me a place to stand and I will move the earth.

Aristotle

We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.

Cicero

The secret of success is to do common things uncommonly well.

John Davidson Rockefeller

Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.

Gordon Korman

We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?

Swami Vivekananda

Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.

Marc Chagall

If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.

Leo Tolstoy

Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

Thomas Jefferson

The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.

Bernard M. Baruch

Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.

Swami Vivekananda

Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the 'someday I'll' philosophy.

Dennis Waitley

Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.

Anthony Robbins

The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.

Soren Kierkegaard

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