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One lie ruins a thousand truths.

Ghanaian Proverb

Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.

Ghanaian Proverb

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Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.

Mary Baker Eddy

Shri Ramakrishna used to say, "As long as I live, so long do I learn". That man or that society which has nothing to learn is already in the jaws of death. Heart and core of everything here is good, that whatever may be the surface waves, deep down and underlying everything, there is an infinite basis of goodness and love.

Swami Vivekananda

If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.

Unknown

Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.

Hubert Bonner

Knowledge work is all about how we use one another's time and attention. Given just minutes, good leaders can affect how we think, what we decide, and, ultimately, what we create.

Bill Jensen

Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.

Stephen Covey

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

Napoleon Hill

Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.

Douglas Jerrold

As physicians, we are invited into the most intimate chambers of our patients’ lives. We should acknowledge that unfettered trust with dignity, deference, and respect. For a physician, caring for patients is not only a duty; it is a privilege. Alleviating pain and restoring health for another human being can induce an exhilaration few others experience in their careers.

Michael E. DeBakey

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

Vince Lombardi

Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us footprints in the sands of time.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.

Franklin P. Jones

Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.

Nigerian Proverb

Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.

Publilius Syrus

I love you for what you are, but I love you yet more for what you are going to be. I love you not so much for your realities as for your ideals. I pray for your desires that they may be great, rather than for your satisfactions, which may be so hazardously little. You are going forward toward something great. I am on the way with you, and therefore I love you.

Carl Sandburg

Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.

Swami Vivekananda

May the Force be with you.

Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)

You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.

Harold Hill

A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.

Mahatma Gandhi

I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?

Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

Malcolm Forbes

I don't like your manners.

Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)

Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.

John Davidson Rockefeller

Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.

Thomas Edison

Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.

Helen Keller

I want to be alone.

Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)

You create your reality.

Unknown

I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.

Woody Allen

Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. quotes

W. Clement Stone

Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.

Rene Dubos

The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.

Swami Vivekananda

Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?

Frances Marion

The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.

Anonymous

Victory belongs to the most persevering.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.

Vince Lombardi

The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Find out what it means to die - not physically, that's inevitable - but to die to everything that is known, to die to your family, to your attachments, to all the things that you have accumulated, the known, the known pleasures, the known fears. Die to that every minute and you will see what it means to die so that the mind is made fresh, young, and therefore innocent, so that there is incarnation not in a next life, but the next day.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.

Mike Wickett

Even when change is elective, it will disorient you. You may go through anxiety. You will miss aspects of your former life. It doesn't matter. The trick is to know in advance of making any big change that you're going to be thrown off your feet by it. So you prepare for this inevitable disorientation and steady yourself to get through it. Then you take the challenge, make the change, and achieve your dream.

Harvey Mackay

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The history of the world is but the biography of great men.

Thomas Carlyle

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

Germaine De Stael

Open your ears before you open your mouth, it may surprise your eyes !

Earl Nightingale

Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.

Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)

Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.

Ernest Hemingway

You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.

Galileo Galilei

The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.

Alvin Toffler

They are able because they think they are able.

Virgil

Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.

Erich Fromm

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.

Anonymous

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

I want it said of me by those who knew me best ; that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.

Abraham Lincoln

What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.

John Wooden

The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.

Anonymous

Where there is life, there is hope. Where there are hopes, there are dreams. Where there are vivid dreams repeated, they become goals. Goals become the action plans and game plans that winners dwell on in intricate detail, knowing that achievement is almost automatic when the goal becomes an inner commitment. The response to the challenges of life -- purpose -- is the healing balm that enables each of us to face up to adversity and strife.

Dennis Waitley

You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

Anonymous

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

Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.

Kim Rohn

Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.

Anonymous

I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.

Robert G. Ingersoll

There's no crying in baseball !

Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)

Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King Jr.

I'll be back.

The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)

If you love someone, set them free.

Sting

When it comes to giving, some people stop at nothing.

Anonymous

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.

Goethe

You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.

Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)

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

Norman Vincent Peale

There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience tells him it is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

All-righty then !

Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)

You're as old as you behave.

Harvey Mackay

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

Thomas Edison

Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.

Anonymous

Love is my religion, I could die for it.

John Keats

The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.

C.S. Lewis

Life is a do-it yourself project.

Dennis Waitley

Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.

Erich Fromm

Learning is finding out what we already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You are all learners, doers, and teachers.

Richard Bach

Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.

Michael Jordan

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

William B. Sprague

He who lends to the poor gets his interest from God.

German Proverb

Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.

Norman Vincent Peale

Give all to love.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Union gives strength.

Aesop

It's never too late.

Unknown

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

Confucius

You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.

Charles F. Kettering

We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.

C.N. Bovee

Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary person does not hear.

Thomas Edison

To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.

Elbert Hubbard

None are homely who smile.

Robert Half

Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.

Lydia Maria Child

Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.

Thornton Wilder

What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.

Alexander Graham Bell

Find the person who will love you because of your differences and not in spite of them and you have found a lover for life.

Leo Buscaglia

I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.

George Catlin