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Boldness, more boldness, and always boldness !

George Jacques Danton

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When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished by how much the old man had learned in 7 years.

Mark Twain

Sometimes there's so much beauty in the world I feel like I can't take it, like my heart's going to cave in.

Ricky Fitts, American Beauty (1999)

So whether or not we can get together, remember well that art lives where absolute freedom is. With all the training thrown to nowhere, with a mind perfectly unaware of its own working, with the self vanishing nowhere the art of JKD attains its perfection.

Bruce Lee

It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.

Washington Irving

I think there is something, more important than believing : Action ! The world is full of dreamers, there aren't enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision.

W. Clement Stone

All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.

Thomas Edward Lawrence

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

Winston Churchill

Leaders are people who are able to express themselves fully, they know who they are, what their strengths and weaknesses are, and how to fully deploy their strengths and compensate for their weaknesses. They also know what they want, why they want it, and how to communicate what they want to others, in order to gain compensation and support. Finally, they know how to achieve their goals. The key to full self-expression is understanding one's self and the world, and the key to understanding is learning -- from one's own life and experience.

Warren Bennis

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

J. Robert Oppenheimer

Say hello to my little friend !

Tony Montana, Scarface (1983)

Wealth is the product of man's ability to think.

Ayn Rand

Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.

George S. Patton

I am the captain of my soul.

William Ernest Henley

I like to watch.

Chance, Being There (1979)

To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.

Dennis Waitley

Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.

Marilyn Vos Savant

Happiness is not having what you want, but wanting what you have.

Anonymous

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

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

Oscar Wilde

To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.

Gerry Spence

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

Insist on yourself, never imitate. Every great man is unique.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Nelson Mandela

Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only

Plautus

Okay, but I get to be on top.

Josh, Big (1988)

Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

First, believe in the world - that there is meaning behind everything.

Swami Vivekananda

Be Here Now.

Ram Dass

You're tearing me apart !

Jim Stark, Rebel Without Cause (1955)

We have merely scratched the surface of the store of knowledge which will come to us. I believe that we are now, a-tremble on the verge of vast discoveries - discoveries so wondrously important they will upset the present trend of human thought and start it along completely new lines.

Thomas Edison

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

It's not enough that we do our best, sometimes we have to do what's required.

Winston Churchill

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

Ray Lyman Wilbur

For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.

Rainer Maria Rilke

To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.

Mark Twain

The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.

Tim Blixseth Bono

Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking.

William B. Sprague

A bold onset is half the battle.

Giuseppe Garibaldi

Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.

Thomas Carlyle

For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us.

Donald Williams

I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.

Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.

Epictetus

Science without religion is lame. Religion without science is blind.

Albert Einstein

The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.

Anonymous

Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.

Tracy L. McNair

Love is the whole and more than all.

E.E. Cummings

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

The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.

Larry Page

I want the fairy tale.

Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)

Thou love life ? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff that life is made of.

Benjamin Franklin

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.

Indira Gandhi

This isn't a dream ! This is really happening !

Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)

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

Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Be of love a little more careful than of anything.

E.E. Cummings

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

Ashleigh Brilliant

No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.

Isaac Asimov

Where there is love there is no darkness.

Burundi Proverb

Hasta la vista, baby. :

The Terminator, Terminator Judgment Day (1991)

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

Confucius

Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.

Hasidic Proverb

Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.

English Proverb

If I had never met him, I would have dreamed him into being.

Anzia Yezierska

I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.

Paul McCartney

Respect the past in the full measure of its desserts, but do not make the mistake of confusing it with the present nor seek in it the ideals of the future.

Jose Incenerios

No great man ever complains of want of opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.

Napoleon Hill

A bend in the road is not the end of the road unless you fail to make the turn.

Unknown

The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.

Oscar Wilde

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

You had me at hello.

Jerry Maguire

Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.

Michael Johnson

One man with courage is a majority.

Andrew Jackson

The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.

Anthony Robbins

Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.

Swami Vivekananda

The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.

Jesus

In the eyes of a lover pockmarks are dimples.

Japanese Proverb

I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.

Thomas Jefferson

The foundation my parents laid down with our faith continues to be my core.

Christy Borgeld

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

Mahatma Gandhi

Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.

Dan Stanford

Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !

President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)

Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.

Anonymous

Sanctuary !

Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)

Positive attitudes come in unlimited quantities. Everybody can have one free !

Harvey Mackay

One hundred percent of the shots you don't take don't go in.

Wayne Gretzky

Love is when reality is better than your dreams.

Becky Graham

All work is empty save when there is love.

Kahlil Gibran

Sign: "Illiterate? Write for free help."

Unknown

Attitude determines altitude.

Anonymous

A man's dreams are an index to his greatness.

Zadok Rabinwitz

Love never claims, it ever gives.

Mahatma Gandhi

If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.

Bernard Haldane

Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.

Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)

If you didn't know me, would you think I was a stranger ?

Steven Wright

Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.

Napoleon Hill

Bad news, compadres, this place is magic as hell.

Taako

One lie ruins a thousand truths.

Ghanaian Proverb