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Ideas without action are worthless.

Harvey Mackay

Failures don't plan to fail, they fail to plan.

Harvey Mackay

Don't water your weeds.

Harvey Mackay

Make the second effort your second nature.

Harvey Mackay

One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.

Harvey Mackay

A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.

Harvey Mackay

Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.

Harvey Mackay

Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.

Harvey Mackay

Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.

Harvey Mackay

All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.

Harvey Mackay

It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.

Harvey Mackay

One sure-fire way to stay creative force yourself to learn something new.

Harvey Mackay

Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.

Harvey Mackay

Good habits are as addictive as bad habits, and a lot more rewarding.

Harvey Mackay

Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.

Harvey Mackay

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

Encouragement is oxygen to the soul.

Harvey Mackay

Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.

Harvey Mackay

Rough spots sharpen our performance. And more often than not, obstacles can be turned into advantages. You just can't let your disappointment get in the way.

Harvey Mackay

Be like the turtle. If he didn't stick his neck out, he wouldn't get anywhere at all.

Harvey Mackay

If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.

Harvey Mackay

Goals give you more than a reason to get up in the morning, they are an incentive to keep you going all day. Goals tend to tap the deeper resources and draw the best out of life.

Harvey Mackay

Don't fall victim to your own melodrama. Keep things in perspective. The odds are that your problem is solvable. Address the solution and don't dwell on the problem to the point at which it paralyzes you.

Harvey Mackay

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

Harvey Mackay

Be like a postage stamp. Stick to it until you get there.

Harvey Mackay

Don't wait for a funeral to pay a compliment. You may not make it in time.

Harvey Mackay

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

Harvey Mackay

Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.

Harvey Mackay

You're as old as you behave.

Harvey Mackay

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Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.

Harvey Mackay

We get to make a living , we give to make a life.

Winston Churchill

Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.

Margaret Thatcher

Results come from constantly applying what you know, not just knowing.

John P. Strelecky

Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called present.

Unknown

Wherever there's a fight so hungry people can eat, I'll be there.

Tom Joad, The Grapes Of Wrath (1940)

Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.

Felix Adler

There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.

Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)

Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.

Gabonese Proverb

Our love is here to stay.

Ira Gershwin

Stand upon the self, only then can we truly love the world. Take a very high stand, knowing our universal nature, we must look with perfect calmness upon all the panorama of the world.

Swami Vivekananda

To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.

Anonymous

Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.

Sidney Jourard

Nothing happens unless first we dream.

Carl Sandburg

A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.

Mohammed

No matter where you go, there you are.

Steven Wright

Our life is what our thoughts make it.

Marcus Aurelius

In life you need either inspiration or desperation.

Anthony Robbins

I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.

Paul McCartney

Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?

Robert Half

I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.

Abraham Lincoln

Talkers are no good doers.

William Shakespeare

You see, in life, lots of people know what to do, but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough ! You must take action.

Anthony Robbins

Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.

Harvey Mackay

To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

Winston Churchill

History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.

Karl Marx

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

Swami Vivekananda

Love isn't decent. Love is glorious and shameless.

Elizabeth Von Arnim

The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.

Paul Tillich

Mightier far than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway of magic potent over sun and star, is love.

William Wordsworth

Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.

Winston Churchill

Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.

Henry Van Dyke

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

Charles Tremendous Jones

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)

Love can be understood only from the inside, as a language can be understood only by someone who speaks it, as a world can be understood only by someone who lives in it.

Robert C. Solomon

The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.

Thomas Jefferson

As a mother of teenagers, do you know how many times I picked up the phone to apologize to my own mother ?

Christy Borgeld

Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.

Unknown

Get busy living or get busy dying.

Stephen King

Submit to love faithfully and it gives a person joy. It intoxicates, it envelops, it isolates. It creates fragrance in the air, ardour from coldness, it beautifies everything around it.

Leos Janacek

Success doesn't come to you, you go to it.

Marva Collins

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it.

E.B. White

Some things have to be believed to be seen.

Ralph Hodgson

Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.

Ashley Brilliant

Children are all foreigners.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Can you dig it ?

Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)

It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.

Norman Vincent Peale

Some people come into our lives and quickly go, some stay for a while and leave footprints in our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.

Unknown

Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.

Ferris Bueller, Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)

Be like the turtle. If he didn't stick his neck out, he wouldn't get anywhere at all.

Harvey Mackay

All things come to those who wait, but when they come they're out of date.

Anonymous

I have spread my dreams under your feet , Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.

William Butler Yeats

He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.

Japanese Proverb

Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.

John Dryden

First, believe in the world - that there is meaning behind everything.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Samuel Johnson

Believe in yourself.

Unknown

From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.

Yiddish Proverb

We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.

Martha Washington

My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.

Abraham Lincoln

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

William Edward Hickson

When the going gets tough the tough get going.

Joseph P. Kennedy

Let those love now who never loved before. Let those who always loved, now love the more.

Thomas Parnell

Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.

Charlie Brown

Your talent is god's gift to you.

Leo Buscaglia

Love those who love you.

Voltaire

Little strokes fell great oaks.

Benjamin Franklin

Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.

Henry Ford

When you are afraid, do the thing you are afraid of and soon you will lose your fear of it.

Norman Vincent Peale

Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.

Robert H. Schuller

A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.

Iranian Proverb

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

Nelson Mandela

The man who lives without conflict, who lives with beauty and love, is not frightened of death because to love is to die.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

The broadest, and maybe the most meaningful definition of volunteering - Doing more than you have to because you want to, in a cause you consider good.

Ivan Scheier

If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.

Justin Sims

Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes, and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.

James Anthony Froude

You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.

Brian Tracy

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

All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.

Martin Luther King Jr.

When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The outer forms of our lives can change in an instant, but the inner reorientation that brings us back into a vital relation to people and activity takes time.

William Bridges

Success consists of doing the common things of life uncommonly well.

Unattributed

In matters of style, swim with the current. In matters of principle, stand like a rock.

Thomas Jefferson

Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.

Maximus, Gladiator (2000)

You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you do not try.

Beverly Sills

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

Unknown

I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Alexander Smith

Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?

Cicero

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

Muda Saint Michael

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

Seek first to understand, then be understood

Stephen Covey

Every action that helps us manifest our divine nature more and more is good, every action that retards it is evil.

Swami Vivekananda

You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.

Colette

Kid, the next time I say, Let's go someplace like Bolivia, let's go someplace like Bolivia.

Butch Cassidy, Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969)

I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.

Albert Einstein

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

Soloman