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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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I am your number one fan.

Annie Wilkes, Misery (1990)

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

You talkin to me ?

Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)

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

Calvin Coolidge

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

Mahatma Gandhi

A dream is a wish your heart makes.

The Supremes

The dingo took my baby !

Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)

Familiar acts are beautiful through love.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

I am both pleased but astonished by the fact that mankind has not yet begun to use all the means and devices that are available for destruction. I hope that such weapons are never manufactured in quantity.

Thomas Edison

A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.

Albert Einstein

Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.

Dennis Waitley

It is not length of life, but depth of life.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.

Walter Winchell

Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.

Stephen Covey

I am not overly impressed by the great names and reputations of those who might be trying to beat me to an invention... . Its their 'ideas' that appeal to me.

Thomas Edison

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

Zadok Rabinwitz

Nothing endures but change. Heraclitus Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.

Unknown

Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.

English Proverb

It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.

Brian Tracy

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results

Albert Einstein

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

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.

Robert Collier

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

Oscar Wilde

Love is the only gold.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

The pellet with the poison's in the vessel with the pestle. The chalice from the palace has the brew that is true.

Hubert Hawkins, The Court Jester (1956)

To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.

W. Clement Stone

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

Bill Blackman

A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.

Jerome Cummings

We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.

Albert Einstein

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

Winston Churchill

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.

Iranian Proverb

You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.

Napoleon Hill

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

Harold R. McAlindon

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

Jawaharlal Nehru

Never say die.

Proverb

We reap what we sow - we are the makers of our own fate. The wind is blowing, those vessels whose sails are unfurled catch it, and go forward on their way, but those which have their sails furled do not catch the wind. Is that the fault of the wind ? We make our own destiny.

Swami Vivekananda

Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.

Audrey Hepburn

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

Practice loving people. It is true that this requires effort and continued practice, for some are not very lovable, or so it seems - with emphasis on "seems". Every person has lovable qualities when you really learn to know him.

Norman Vincent Peale

If you want to make your dreams come true, the first thing you have to do is wake up.

J.M. Power

I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die.

Roy Batty, Blade Runner (1982)

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

Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.

Albert Einstein

He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.

Chinese Proverb

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

Anthony Robbins

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

That which does not kill you makes you stronger.

Neitzsche

The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.

Leo Rosten

Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.

Zig Ziglar

Here's looking at you, kid.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

Elementary, my dear Watson.

Sherlock Holmes, The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes (1939)

All mankind love a lover.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.

Anthony Robbins

The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.

Swami Vivekananda

Good morning, Vietnam !

Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)

Hoke, you're my best friend.

Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)

To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.

Anthony Pagano

Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.

Woodrow Wilson

There is a great man who makes every man feels small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.

G. K. Chesterton

Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.

Von Schiller Fulton J. Sheen

A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.

John P. Strelecky

Only by contending with challenges that seem to be beyond your strength to handle at the moment you can grow more surely toward the stars.

Brian Tracy

In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.

Elizabeth Ashley

I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.

Abraham Lincoln

Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.

Norman Vincent Peale

Came but for friendship, and took away love.

Thomas Moore

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

Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.

Karen Casey

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

Confucius

It's like, I became such a good person, I almost forgot... I'm a world class liar, baby !

Taako

You betcha !

Marge Gunderson, Fargo (1996)

A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Make no mistake, my friend, it takes more than money to make men rich.

A. P. Gouthey

Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.

Art Fry

Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.

Anonymous

You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.

Stephen Covey

Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.

Ashley Brilliant

The idea of working all your life, saving, and putting money into a retirement account is a very slow plan.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.

Thomas Jefferson

It is always your next move.

Napoleon Hill

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

Harvey Mackay

Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?

Benjamin Franklin

Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !

Anthony Robbins

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.

Thomas Edison

The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.

Thomas Jefferson

Louis, I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

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

Epictetus

If you want to win friends, make it a point to remember them. If you remember my name, you pay me a subtle compliment ; you indicate that I have made an impression on you. Remember my name and you add to my feeling of importance.

Dale Carnegie

Coming together is a beginning keeping together is progress working together is success.

Henry Ford

May you live all the days of your life.

Jonathan Swift

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

Albert Einstein

Don't fear, just live right.

Neal A. Maxwell

We love because it's the only true adventure.

Nikki Giovanni

Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.

Mark Victor Hansen