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Gerald J. Simmons

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We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.

Gerald J. Simmons

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Each action can be the one on which all depends , what is decisive is only the strength and concentration of hallowing with which I do it. To the question of what had been the most essential matter for his late teacher, a disciple answered, 'Always just what he was engaged in at the moment'.

Martin Buber

Don't say, "If I could, I would". Say, "If I can, I will".

Jim Rohn

Smile ! and the world will smile with you !

Unknown

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

Helen Keller

Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.

Sandy Wilson

A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.

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Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.

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Love is perfect kindness

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Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.

Rhett Butler, Gone With The Wind (1939)

Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.

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Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it.

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The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.

John Milton

Procrastination is opportunities natural assassin.

Victor Kiam

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

Dennis Waitley

I wouldn't give you two cents for all your fancy rules if, behind them, they didn't have a little bit of plain, ordinary, everyday kindness and a little looking out for the other fella, too.

Jefferson Smith, Mr. Smith Goes To Washington (1939)

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

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The road to success is always under construction.

Unknown

As a cure for worrying, work is far better than whiskey. I always found that, if I began to worry, the best thing I could do was focus upon doing something useful and then work very hard at it. Soon, I would forget what was troubling me.

Thomas Edison

Absence makes the heart grow fonder.

Unknown

There's no abiding success without commitment.

Anthony Robbins

Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in kansas anymore.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.

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The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.

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The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.

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Captain, it is I, Ensign Pulver, and I just threw your stinking palm tree overboard. Now, what's all this crud about no movie tonight ?

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Our life is what our thoughts make it.

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If one has to submit, it is wasteful not to do so with the best grace possible.

Winston Churchill

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

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Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

Nobody has ever escaped from Stalag 17. Not alive, anyway.

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Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !

Albert Einstein

Patience and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.

Chinese Proverb

Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.

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I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed We hold these truths to be self-evident , that all men are created equal.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Where there's life, there's hope.

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Love, a temporary insanity, curable by marriage.

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A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.

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When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions.

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.

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Our real problem is not our strength today ; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure strength tomorrow.

Calvin Coolidge

We rob banks.

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Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.

Abraham Lincoln

Love cures people - both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.

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You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children.

Mahatma Gandhi

For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.

William J. Bennett

We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.

Cicero

We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.

Anthony Robbins

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

Unknown

I like to watch.

Chance, Being There (1979)

We get to make a living , we give to make a life.

Winston Churchill

The art of love, is largely the art of persistence.

Albert Ellis

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

Learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.

Maya Angelou

Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.

Mingjiao

A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.

Confucius

This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.

Muriel Spark

The point is that you can't be too greedy.

Donald Trump

Pay no attention to what the critics say , no statue has ever been erected to a critic.

Jean Sibelius

When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.

Oscar Wilde

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

It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.

Samuel Butler

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)

A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.

Joseph Joubert

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

Albert Einstein

No man is wise enough by himself.

Plautus

Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.

Lord Chesterfield

Be the best that you can be.

Unknown

The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.

Thomas J. Watson

And that's how you play "Get the Guests".

George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)

I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.

Abraham Lincoln

You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?

Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)

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

Henry Ford

He who has great power should use it lightly.

Seneca

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

Unknown

The great end of life is not knowledge but action.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.

Chinese Proverb

To be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.

Albert Camus

The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.

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If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.

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It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear, about two nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.

Winston Churchill

If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.

Somerset Maugham

I've looked around enough to know that you're the one I want to go through time with.

Jim Croce

The list is an absolute good. The list is life.

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Life is but a moment, death also is but another.

Robert H. Schuller

People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.

Harvey Mackay

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.

Lao Tzu

We are limited but we can push back the borders of our limitations.

Stephen Covey

Reason is like an open secret that can become known to anyone at any time , it is the quiet space into which everyone can enter through his own thought.

Karl Jaspers

Love asks me no questions, and gives me endless support.

William Shakespeare

You must take personal responsibility. You can not change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.

Jim Rohn

Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.

Anton Chekhov

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

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

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Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.

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