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Don't ask yourself what the world needs , ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.

Harold Whitman

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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

Our inheritance of well-founded, slowly conceived codes of honor, morals, and manners, the passionate convictions which so many hundreds of millions share together of the principles of freedom and justice, are far more precious to us than anything which scientific discoveries could bestow.

Winston Churchill

Nothing ventured, nothing gained.

Unknown

The several tribes of indians inhabiting the regions of the upper missouri, and of whom I spoke in my last letter, are undoubtedly the finest looking, best equipped, and most beautifully costumed of any on the continent.

George Catlin

That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.

Rumi

Would you be shocked if I put on something more comfortable ?

Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)

Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.

William Ellery Channing

Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.

Epictetus

I've looked around enough to know that you're the one I want to go through time with.

Jim Croce

There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.

David Mahoney

Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.

Anonymous

A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.

Jerome Cummings

He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?

Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)

Things do not change we change.

Henry David Thoreau

That love is all there is is all we know of love.

Emily Dickinson

If people find fault with you and try to put you into bad light, wrongly slandering and vilifying you, just step back and observe yourself. Don't harbor any dislike, don't enter into it any contests, and don't get upset, angry, or resentful. Just cut right through it and be as if you never or saw it. Eventually malevolent pests will disappear of themselves. If you contend with them, then a bad name will bounce back and forth with never an end in sight.

Master Yuanwu

In life you need either inspiration or desperation.

Anthony Robbins

I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.

City of Angels

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.

Brian Tracy

Love understands all languages.

Romanian Proverb

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

Jawaharlal Nehru

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

Ernest Hemingway

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

People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.

Harvey Mackay

We came to enjoy, we are being enjoyed. We came to rule, we are being ruled. We came to work, we are being worked. All the time, we find that. And this comes into every detail of our life.

Swami Vivekananda

Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.

Soloman

Anything in life worth having is worth working for.

Andrew Carnegie

Astrology and all these mystical things are generally signs of a weak mind, therefore as soon as they are becoming prominent in our minds, we should see a physician, take good food, and rest.

Swami Vivekananda

Never, never, never give up.

Winston Churchill

There are essentially two things that will make you wiser the books you read and the people you meet.

Charles Tremendous Jones

Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing, it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it.

Margaret Thatcher

Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.

Karen Casey

We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.

Pogo

Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.

La Rochefoucauld

You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.

Gorden B. Hinkley

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

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

Richard B. Sheridan

High expectations are the key to everything.

Sam Walton

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

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.

Zig Ziglar

You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.

Dennis Waitley

Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.

T.S. Eliot

The thought manifests as the word. The word manifests as the deed. The deed develops into habit. And the habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care

T. Howell

As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Nelson Mandela

You always succeed in producing a result.

Anthony Robbins

Love is like a mustard seed, planted by god and watered by men.

Muda Saint Michael

It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.

Levi ben Gershon

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

A strong person and a waterfall always channel their own path.

Anonymous

Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.

Charles M. Shultz

You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?

Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)

Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.

Elizabeth Ashley

The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.

Thomas Edison

Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.

Napoleon Hill

So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable , and no man is useless while he has a friend.

Robert Louis Stevenson

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

Love is a haunting melody that I have never mastered and I fear I never will.

William S. Burroughs

I'm the ghost with the most, babe.

Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)

Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

Abraham Lincoln

The most important persuasion tool you have in your entire arsenal is integrity.

Zig Ziglar

Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved

Helen Keller

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

W. Clement Stone

Fear nothing, for every renewed effort raises all former failures into lessons, all sins into experience.

Unknown

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.

Zig Ziglar

At every moment during our existence we are all called to be leaders, if for no other purpose than to lead ourselves.

John P. Strelecky

Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.

Earl Nightingale

Bumper Sticker - Join the Army. See the world, travel to far away places, meet exotic people and kill them.

Unknown

Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.

John Wicker

No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.

Greg Henry Quinn

The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Know thyself.

Socrates

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.

Les Brown

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Lydia Maria Child

The greatest sign of a success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."

Maria Montessori

I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.

Larry Smith

The dingo took my baby !

Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)

If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

There is no instinct like that of the heart.

Lord Byron

The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world. There is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.

George Catlin

Build a dream and the dream will build you.

Robert H. Schuller

If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x ; y is play ; and z is keeping your mouth shut.

Albert Einstein

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.

Vince Lombardi

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

John Andrew Holmes Jr.

A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.

Anonymous

Love is the greatest refreshment in life.

Picasso

Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.

Napoleon Bonaparte

We didn't need dialogue. We had faces.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.

William Penn

Only the educated are free.

Epictetus

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

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

No one knows what he can do until he tries.

Publilius Syrus

Success is the child of audacity.

Benjamin Disraeli