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Germaine De Stael

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Love is the emblem of eternity, it confounds all notion of time, effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.

Germaine De Stael

Love is the history of a woman's life, it is an episode in man's.

Germaine De Stael

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Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !

Lewis Carroll

You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.

Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)

Love knows no bounds.

Unknown

Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.

Katie Lusk

You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.

James Baldwin

We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.

Stephen Covey

A human being is a part of a whole, called by us _universe_ , a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings as something separated from the rest... a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.

Albert Einstein

Love does not conquer all things, but it does set all things right.

Unknown

We shall neither fail nor falter, we shall not weaken or tire. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.

Winston Churchill

Men who have attained things worth having in this world have worked while others idled, have persevered while others gave up in despair, have practiced early in life the valuable habits of self-denial, industry, and singleness of purpose. As a result, they enjoy in later life the success so often erroneously attributed to good luck.

Grenville Kleiser

Actions speak louder than words.

Proverb

There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.

William George Jordan

Truth is nobody's property, no race, no individual can lay any exclusive claim to it. Truth is the nature of all souls.

Swami Vivekananda

An avoidance of true communication is tantamount to a relinquishment of my self- being , if I withdraw from it I am betraying not only the other but myself.

Karl Jaspers

Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

Our love is here to stay.

Ira Gershwin

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.

Leo Buscaglia

Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , wisdom is humble that she knows no more.

William Cowper

After all, tomorrow is another day !

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

Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.

Abraham Maslow

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

Anonymous

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success.

Albert Schweitzer

I want to be alone.

Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)

You really can change the world if you care enough.

Marion Wright Edelman

Kids don't remember what you try to teach them. They remember what you are.

Jim Henson

I feel I have this great creative and spiritual force within me that is greater than faith, greater than ambition, greater than confidence, greater than determination, greater than vision. It is all these combined. Whether it is a godhead or not, I feel this great force, this untapped power, this dynamic something within me. This feeling defies description, and there is no experience with which this feeling may be compared. It is something like a strong emotion mixed with faith, but a lot stronger.

Bruce Lee

The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.

William Osler

When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance. . . . Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.

Dennis Waitley

We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.

Ovid

When you come to the edge of all the light you know and are about to step off into the darkness of the unknown, faith is knowing one of two things will happen. There will be something solid to stand on or you will be taught to fly.

Barbara Winter

If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.

Isaac Newton

Live life with passion.

Unknown

A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.

Islamic Proverb

One drink's too many, and a hundred's not enough.

Bartender Nat, The Lost Weekend (1945)

Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.

Barbara De Angelis

No legacy is so rich as honesty.

William Shakespeare

Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.

Albert Einstein

Feel nothing, know nothing, do nothing, have nothing, give up all to god, and say utterly, 'Thy will be done'. We only dream this bondage. Wake up and let it go.

Swami Vivekananda

No one is so poor as an ignorant person.

Hebrew Proverb

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.

Dale Carnegie

I know you are, but what am I ?

Pee-Wee Herman, Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (1985)

The maxim "Nothing but perfection" may be spelled "Paralysis".

Winston Churchill

On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.

Henry Drummond

You do not pay the price of success, you enjoy the price of success.

Zig Ziglar

Impossible situations can become possible miracles.

Robert H. Schuller

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.

Elbert Hubbard

At ten years old I actually thought that the reason I was getting glasses was that I couldn't tell what my parents looked like, because every time I asked my mother to buy me something she'd say, 'What do I look like - a bank ?'

Jerry Seinfeld

Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.

Dorothy Parker

Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.

Anonymous

A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.

John Lennon Mignon McLaughlin

In imagination, there's no limitation.

Mark Victor Hansen

Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.

English Proverb

Do what you love and the money will follow

Marsha Sinetar

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

Henry Ford

Perspective is in the quiet of a walk, the wisdom of a good book, or the harmony of your favorite music. I find it sometimes in the slow peace of fishing.

Michael Johnson

The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.

John Eldredge

No, this trick won't work... How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love ?

Albert Einstein

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

We have not yet begun to fight.

John Paul Jones

I believe that it is better to learn from the diverse people around us than to try in vain to emulate them, better to be a teacher than a role model. As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.

Michael Johnson

Many hands make light work.

Proverb

The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.

Dale Carnegie

Only in relationship can you know yourself, not in abstraction and certainly not in isolation. The movement of behavior is the sure guide to yourself. It's the mirror of your consciousness, this mirror will reveal its content, the images, the attachments, the fears, the loneliness, the joy and sorrow. Poverty lies in running away from this, either in its sublimations or its identities.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Whatever good things we build end up building us.

Jim Rohn

The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.

Thomas Jefferson

Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality in your own mind.

Bruce Lee

Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning

Thomas Kempis

The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.

Mahatma Gandhi

Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.

Colin Powell

It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.

Bruce Lee

Never give an order that can't be obeyed.

General Douglas MacArthur

My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.

Abraham Lincoln

The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned.

Somerset Maugham

In my case, self-absorption is completely justified. I have never discovered any other subject so worthy of my attention.

Waldo Lydecker, Laura (1944)

You can do anything you put your mind to.

Unknown

The greatest thing you'll ever learn is to love and be loved in return.

Natalie Cole

Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement.

Donald A. Laird

No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

If you think you are beaten, you are. If you think you dare not, you don't. If you'd like to win, but think you can't it's almost a cinch you won't. Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man, but sooner or later the man who wins is the one who thinks he can.

Unknown

My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !

Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)

Who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one.

Japanese Proverb

Don't quit.

Unknown

Life is what you make it.

Unknown

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

Jiddu Krishnamurti

It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.

Publius Terence

There are few, if any, jobs in which ability alone is sufficient. Needed, also, are loyalty, sincerity, enthusiasm and team play.

William B. Given, Jr.

Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.

Satchel Paige

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

Mark Victor Hansen

Come, let us make love deathless.

Herbert Trench

The earth is enjoyed by heroes, this is the unfailing truth. Be a hero. Always say, I have no fear.

Swami Vivekananda

Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.

William Curry

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

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are !

Theodore Roosevelt

Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.

Will Rogers

Here's Johnny !

Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)

The worst thing you can try to do is cling to something that is gone, or to recreate it.

Johnette Napolitano