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It is not good for all our wishes to be filled , through sickness we recognize the value of health, through evil, the value of good, through hunger, the value of food, through exertion, the value of rest.

Greek Proverb

The beginning is the half of every action.

Greek Proverb

The measure of a man is what he does with power.

Greek Proverb

Ask for advice but do what you think is best.

Greek Proverb

Without a general an army is lost.

Greek Proverb

The heart that loves is always young.

Greek Proverb

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If there is one word that you find coming out like a bomb from the upanishads, bursting like a bombshell upon masses of ignorance, it is the word fearlessness.

Swami Vivekananda

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

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

John F. Kennedy

To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.

Gerry Spence

Love is a little haven of refuge from the world.

Bertrand Russell

You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.

William S. Burroughs

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

W. Clement Stone

My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.

Swami Vivekananda

Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.

Mother Theresa

When you face your fear, most of the time you will discover that it was not really such a big threat after all. We all need some form of deeply rooted, powerful motivation - it empowers us to overcome obstacles so we can live our dreams.

Les Brown

If you mean to profit, learn to please.

Winston Churchill

Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.

Napoleon Hill

Ideas won't keep, something must be done about them.

Alfred Whitefield

Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them ?

Abraham Lincoln

Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.

George Catlin

Nothing is more validating and affirming than feeling understood. And the moment a person begins feeling understood, that person becomes far more open to influence and change.

Stephen Covey

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Tell me and I forget , show me and I remember , involve me and I understand.

Anonymous

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

Frederick Douglass

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 listener does not hear. quotes

Thomas Jefferson

Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education.

Stephen Covey

Never giving up and pushing forward will unlock all the potential we are capable of.

Christy Borgeld

All power is within you. You can do anything and everything. Believe in that. Do not believe that you are weak, do not believe that you are half-crazy lunatics, as most of us do nowadays. Stand up and express the divinity within you. Truth is eternal.

Swami Vivekananda

Let him that would move the world first move himself.

Socrates

Wisdom is more precious than rubies.

Biblical Proverb

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

What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.

Leo Buscaglia

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

Natalie Cole

If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.

Stephen Covey

I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference

Mark Victor Hansen

The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.

Galatians 514

You can have anything you want ? if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.

Abraham Lincoln

Love the giver more than the gift.

Brigham Young

Plan your progress carefully , hour-by hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the wellsprings of your power. Planning for happiness is rarely successful. Happiness just happens.

Robert Half

Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.

Mark Victor Hansen

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.

Calvin Coolidge

Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it. I can take it in small doses, but as a lifestyle I find it too confining.

Lily Tomlin

Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.

Publilius Syrus

Don't argue for other people's weaknesses. Don't argue for your own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it -- immediately.

Stephen Covey

It is what you learn after you know it all that counts.

John Wooden

All you need is love.

John Lennon

I have a head for business and a bod for sin.

Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)

It ain't over till it's over.

Yogi Berra

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

Anonymous

It is always your next move.

Napoleon Hill

Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.

Ashley Brilliant

Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.

Gieselle C. Viera

None of us will every accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.

Martin Luther King Jr.

You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.

Zig Ziglar

Live Well... Laugh Often... Love Much.

Unknown

Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.

Theodore Isaac Rubin

The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Love, two minds without a single thought.

Philip Barry

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

Colin Powell

Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement

W. Clement Stone

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

John Wooden

In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it

Mary Norton Gordon

There is no education like adversity.

Disraeli

It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, Always do what you are afraid to do.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I see dead people.

Cole Sear, The Sixth Sense (1999)

Positive attitudes come in unlimited quantities. Everybody can have one free !

Harvey Mackay

I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?

Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)

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

Samuel Johnson

We imagine that our mind in a mirror, that it is more or less accurately reflecting what is happening outside us. On the contrary, our mind itself is the principal element of creation. The world, while I am perceiving it, is being incessantly created for myself in time and space.

Rabindranath Tagore

Our life is what our thoughts make it.

Marcus Aurelius

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.

Thich Nhat Hanh

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.

Albert Einstein

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

A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.

John P. Strelecky

Learning acquired in youth is an inscription on stone.

Indian Proverb

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

Nobody puts baby in a corner.

Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)

But inaction itself is a kind of action, and it has consequences. Consistently and absolutely maintained, inaction would necessarily lead to swift ruin , it would be a form of suicide. A refusal to enter into the world is a refusal to meet the challenge of reality which darkly demands that I dare and find out what will happen. In my situation I bear responsibility for what occurs because I do not intervene , if I can do something and I don't do it, I am guilty of the consequences of my inaction.

Karl Jaspers

Practice makes perfect.

Unknown

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

No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.

Robert Half

If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.

Unknown

Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.

W. Clement Stone

What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.

Napoleon Hill

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.

Marianne Williamson

Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow ? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do ?

Jim Rohn

My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.

Anonymous

When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.

La Rochefoucauld

If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win.

Shelley Long

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.

Indian Proverb

Growth and change are never easy... If it were easy, you would have done it long ago.

Lawrence LeShan

Strength is life, weakness is death. Expansion is life, contraction is death. Love is life, hatred is death.

Swami Vivekananda

A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.

Anonymous

Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.

Anthony Robbins

There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.

Zig Ziglar

Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.

Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)

They alone live, who live for others.

Swami Vivekananda

You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.

Golda Meir

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

To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.

Edward Bulwer Lytton