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Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.

H. Jackson Brown

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Let he him who would be moved to convince others, be first moved to convince himself.

Thomas Carlyle

It is not our purpose to become each other , it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.

Hermann Hesse

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.

Walter Winchell

Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.


A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle

Gloria Steinhem

Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first.


People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.

John C. Maxwell

In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.

Marc Chagall

Little strokes fell great oaks.

Benjamin Franklin

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

Mahatma Gandhi

There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.

Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)

The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.

Brian Tracy

Love is the enchanted dawn of every heart.

Alphonse Marie De Lamartine

You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.

Michael Johnson

One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we can not practice any other virtue with consistency. We can't be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.

Maya Angelou

Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the children of God.

Matthew 5:9

There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.

John Andrew Holmes Jr.

Find and use your passion, and you'll have a great career. Don't do it, you won't. It's as simple as that.

Larry Smith

Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.

Jim Rohn

Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Will you stop, Dave? Stop, Dave. I'm afraid.

Hal (V.O.), 2001: A Space Odyssey (2001)

People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest.

George Matthew Allen

All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -

Walt Disney

You owe me nothing for giving the love that I give. You owe me nothing for caring the way that I have. I give you thanks for receiving , it's my privilege, and you owe me nothing in return.

Alanis Morrissette

Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.

Anthony Robbins

Anything is possible.


The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.

Richard M. Devos

Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.

Erich Fromm

One does evil enough when one does nothing good.

German Proverb

Adversity introduces a man to himself.


The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead, his eyes are closed.

Albert Einstein

Love is friendship set to music

E. Joseph Cossman

If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.


The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation

Thomas Edison

That which does not kill you makes you stronger.


Honesty is the best image.

Tom Wilson

The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.

Richard B. Sheridan

I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.

Henry Ward Beecher

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for ?

Robert Browning

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

Frances Marion

Many hands make light work.


Into the house where joy lives, happiness will gladly come.

Japanese Proverb

Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.

Jim Rohn

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


Do what you love and the money will follow

Marsha Sinetar

All condemnation of others really condemns ourselves. Adjust the microcosm which is in your power to do and the macrocosm will adjust itself for you.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Never give in -- never, never, never, never.

Winston Churchill

The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.


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

Afghan Proverb

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

Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.

Hasidic Proverb

If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.

Anna Quindlen

We are stripped of every attribute of freedom and eligibility for legal self defence. Our property may be plundered before our eyes, violence may be committed on our persons, even our lives may be taken away, and there is none to regard our complaints. We are denationalized; we are disfranchised.

Chief John Ross

Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.

St Francis De Sales

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Mahatma Gandhi

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Oprah Winfrey

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take

John Davidson Rockefeller

Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.

Helen Keller

Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.

Robert Half

If we are to achieve results never before accomplished, we must expect to employ methods never before attempted.

Francis Bacon

Believe that you are bigger than your difficulties, for you are, indeed.

Norman Vincent Peale

To infinity and beyond !

Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)

In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.

Victor Cousins

Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.

Viktor Frankl

The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.

Dennis Waitley

Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.

Assyrian Proverb

If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.

William Shakespeare

My precious.

Gollum, The Lord Of The Rings (2002)

The search for someone to blame is always successful.

Robert Half

If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.


I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

No man is wise enough by himself.


Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.

John Milton

To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.

William Makepeace Thackeray

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

Abraham Lincoln

In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant, they is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.

Johann Gottfried Von Herder

It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.

John Bulwer

When I've heard all I need to make a decision, I don't take a vote. I make a decision.

Ronald Reagan

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.

Jawaharlal Nehru

What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.

George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken, and I'd rather remember it as it was at it's best than mend it and see the broken places as long as I lived

Margaret Mitchell

Above all to thine own self be true.

William Shakespeare

Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.

Marianne Williamson

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

Anthony Robbins

Non !

Marcel Marceau, Silent Movie (1976)

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

Vince Lombardi

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

Thornton Wilder

Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.

Thomas Edison

The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success.

Henry Ward Beecher

Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.

William Butler Yeats

Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.

Dennis Waitley

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.

Zig Ziglar

Love is a fruit in season at all times.

Mother Theresa