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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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If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.

Brian Tracy

Commit yourself to a dream... Nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.

Maximus, Gladiator (2000)

There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.

William Wordsworth

Real love stories never have endings.

Richard Bach

The show must go on.

Proverb

The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.

Abraham Lincoln

Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.

Tom Hopkins

I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.

Swami Vivekananda

Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.

Anonymous

Love is the only gold.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)

A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.

Harvey Mackay

Giving people a little more than they expect is a good way to get back more than you'd expect.

Robert Half

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

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.

Afghan Proverb

Imitate until you emulate, match and surpass those who launched you. It's the highest form of thankfulness.

Mark Victor Hansen

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

George S. Patton

Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.

Thomas Dewar

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

Scott Reed

Sign: "Illiterate? Write for free help."

Unknown

Now is the time. Needs are great, but your possibilities are greater.

Bill Blackman

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

Never bring the problem solving stage into the decision making stage. Otherwise, you surrender yourself to the problem rather than the solution.

Robert H. Schuller

Put off for one day and ten days will pass by.

Korean Proverb

He must have a truly romantic nature, for he weeps when there is nothing at all to weep about.

Oscar Wilde

Just because something does n't do what you planned it to do in the first place doesn't mean it's useless.

Thomas Edison

Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.

Alan Watts

Seek first to understand, then to be understood.

Stephen Covey

He that would be a leader must be a bridge.

Welsh Proverb

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

George Eliot

Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.

Brian Tracy

After all, tomorrow is another day !

Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)

Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.

Swami Vivekananda

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.

Vince Lombardi

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.

Leo Tolstoy

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

Martin Luther King Jr.

The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.

Richard B. Sheridan

I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.

G. K. Chesterton

There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.

Albert Einstein

He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.

Unknown

It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You can not make progress without making decisions.

Jim Rohn

You can observe a lot just by watching.

Yogi Berra

You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.

Dennis Waitley

I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.

Abraham Lincoln

Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.

David Lloyd George

Never complain about what you permit.

Mike Murdock

Don't fall victim to your own melodrama. Keep things in perspective. The odds are that your problem is solvable. Address the solution and don't dwell on the problem to the point at which it paralyzes you.

Harvey Mackay

Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.

Napoleon Hill

Anybody can do just about anything with himself that he really wants to and makes up his mind to do. We are all capable of greater things than we realize.

Norman Vincent Peale

Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.

Larry Scherwitz

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. Ambrose Redmoon Courage is the first of the human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all the others.

Winston Churchill

Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.

Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)

Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into !

Oliver, Sons Of The Desert (1933)

I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.

Robert Ingersoll

You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.

J.S. Knox

When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.

Norman Vincent Peale

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.

Benjamin Disraeli

The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety.

George Mueller

The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.

Abb D'Allanival

I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)

If they move, kill ' em.

Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)

Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.

African Proverb

We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.

John Lennon

Do you want a leg or a breast ?

Frances Stevens, To Catch A Thief (1955)

The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

They can because they think they can.

Virgil

Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.

Thomas Edison

Work is love made manifest.

Unattributed

Never say die.

Proverb

You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.

David Levesque

The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.

Albert Einstein

The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.

Plutarch

Never say more than is necessary.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

When you can't solve the problem, manage it.

Robert H. Schuller

If you want a do-right woman, you have to be a do-right man

Aretha Franklin

Vivacity, leadership, must be had, and we are not allowed to be nice in choosing. We must fetch the pump with dirty water, if clean can not be had.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.

H.L. Mencken

I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.

H.L. Mencken

Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.

Bill Blackman

Above all to thine own self be true.

William Shakespeare

Money without brains is always dangerous.

Napoleon Hill

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

If you can't accept losing, you can't win.

Vince Lombardi

Whatever our souls are made up, his and mine are the same.

Emily Bronte

Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.

Mark Victor Hansen

If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.

Rachel Carlson

Our happiness depends on the habit of mind we cultivate. So practice happy thinking every day. Cultivate the merry heart, develop the happiness habit, and life will become a continual feast.

Norman Vincent Peale

Where there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.

Harvey Mackay

Most of the exercise I get is from standing and walking around laboratory tables all day. I derive more benefit and entertainment from this than some of my friends and competitors get from playing games like golf.

Thomas Edison

Don't ever give up.

Unknown

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.

Albert Einstein

There is no education like adversity.

Disraeli

I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.

Steven Wright

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)

People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Maya Angelou