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Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing, a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished.

Goethe

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

Goethe

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.

Goethe

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The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.

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

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People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.

Mark Twain

That first peak is the best place to pause and look back, to see if you took the easiest route, to learn the lessons from the first climb. And it is the best place to examine the terrain ahead, to change your plans and goals, to take a deep breath and begin climbing again.

Michael Johnson

All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind, the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.

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Life is change ; growth is optional. Choose wisely.

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People can't live with change if there's not a changeless core inside them. The key to the ability to change is a changeless sense of who you are, what you are about and what you value.

Stephen Covey

If you listen to your fears, you will die never knowing what a great person you might have been.

Robert H. Schuller

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

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Made it, Ma! Top of the world!

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Every time we open our mouths, men look into our minds.

Anonymous

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.

Anonymous

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.

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Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.

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No matter where you go, there you are.

Steven Wright

The price of greatness is responsibility.

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Almost any idea is good if a man has ability and is willing to work hard. The best idea is worthless if the creator is a loafer and ineffective.

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I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.

John Davidson Rockefeller

Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, 'What's in it for me?'

Brian Tracy

Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.

Afghan Proverb

I never did anything worth doing entirely by accident... . Almost none of my inventions came about totally by accident. They were achieved by having trained myself to endure and tolerate hard work.

Thomas Edison

Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Be the ball.

Ty Webb, Caddyshack (1980)

No great man ever complains of want of opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love, two minds without a single thought.

Philip Barry

Love is a verb.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.

Anonymous

Who is blind ? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb ? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor ? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich ? He who is happy with his lot.

Indian Proverb

The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.

Victor Hugo

Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time

Marion Wright Edelman

One joy scatters a hundred griefs.

Chinese Proverb

Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.

Lord Byron

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!

Jim Ryun

In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.

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Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.

John Wooden

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The buck stops here.

Harry Truman

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

Galileo Galilei

From now on you will never be alone, even when we are separated, and even when death itself parts us, I shall remain with you.

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Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!

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There's always a way - if you're committed.

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The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.

Thomas Paine

For love is heaven, and heaven is love.

Sir Walter Scott

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

W. Clement Stone

Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.

Karl G. Maeser

The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.

Foster's Law

The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs" but goes right to work on the creative "how''.

Norman Vincent Peale

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

Charles Morgan

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

Tom Peters

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

Demosthenes

Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.

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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

Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.

Leighton

Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor.

John Milton

All you need is love.

John Lennon

I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.

Brian Tracy

Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.

Unknown

He who knows all the answers has not yet been asked all the questions.

Unattributed

Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.

Unknown

The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.

Napoleon Hill

Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.

Leo Buscaglia

The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.

Samuel Johnson

All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.

Zig Ziglar

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 is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.

Alexander Smith

The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.

Mike Litman

If you're not sure where you're going, you'll probably end up somewhere else.

Anonymous

To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.

Kahlil Gibran

Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.

Bill Cosby

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

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but don't quit.

Conrad Hilton

Flops are a part of life's menu and I've never been a girl to miss out on any of the courses.

Rosalind Russell

Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?

Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)

It ain't over till it's over.

Yogi Berra

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask !

W. Clement Stone

I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

There are never enough I Love You's.

Lenny Bruce

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

General George S. Patton

Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.

Benjamin Franklin

What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert H. Schuller

To go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see every day, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.

Theodore H. White

You know when you've read a good book when you turn the last page and feel a little as if you have lost a friend.

Paul Sweeney

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

Anonymous

Love is the enchanted dawn of every heart.

Alphonse Marie De Lamartine

I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.

Thomas Jefferson

Our life is what it is as a result of how we think.

George DeVack

If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.

Thomas Fuller

Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.

W. Clement Stone

There are two kinds of failures. The man who will do nothing he is told, and the man who will do nothing else.

Perle Thompson

Honesty is the best image.

Tom Wilson

Attitude is everything.

Unknown

Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.

Zig Ziglar

He didn't get all of those injuries from a fall.

Martha Washington