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Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.

Henri Frederic Amiel

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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

But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !

Paula, Gaslight (1940)

Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.

Mahatma Gandhi

Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.

Mark Victor Hansen

Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.

Swami Vivekananda

You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.

Unknown

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The grand essentials of happiness are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.

Allan K. Chalmers

Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot , but make it hot by striking.

William B. Sprague

Your voice makes me tremble inside and your smile is an invitation for my imagination to go wild.

Anonymous

There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.

Norman Vincent Peale

Most of the exercise I get is from standing and walking around laboratory tables all day. I derive more benefit and entertainment from this than some of my friends and competitors get from playing games like golf.

Thomas Edison

After all, tomorrow is another day !

Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)

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

Mohammed

You talkin to me ?

Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)

Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''

Robert H. Schuller

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

Galileo Galilei

Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior.

John Churton Collins

The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.

David O. McKay

I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.

Randolph Ray

Courage is not a virtue of value among other personal values like love or fidelity. It is the foundation that underlies and gives reality to all other virtues and personal values. Without courage our love pales into mere dependency. Without courage our fidelity becomes conformism.

Rollo May

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.

Steven Covey

You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.

Dennis Waitley

Positive anything is better than negative thinking.

Elbert Hubbard

It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.

Vince Lombardi

The greatest sin is to think yourself weak.

Swami Vivekananda

When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up

Jim Rohn

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.

John Davidson Rockefeller

If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost , that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.

Henry David Thoreau

One, two, Freddy's coming for you.

Children, A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)

Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.

Erica Jong

Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?

Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)

Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.

Danny Kaye

What is essential is invisible to the eyes.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.

George S. Patton

Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.

Micheal Pritchard

Work is love made manifest.

Unattributed

Hard work pays off.

Unknown

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

Winston Churchill

In life you can never be too kind or too fair ; everyone you meet is carrying a heavy load. When you go through your day expressing kindness and courtesy to all you meet, you leave behind a feeling of warmth and good cheer, and you help alleviate the burdens everyone is struggling with.

Brian Tracy

You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.

Friedrich Nietzsche

The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.

Malcolm X

I'm here to fight for truth, justice, and the american way.

Superman, Superman (1978)

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

Norman Vincent Peale

A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.

Chinese Proverb

Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.

Admiral Collingwood

It is only when we die each day to all that is old that there can be the new.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.

Benjamin Franklin

A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.

Forest Witcraft

First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.

Denis Healey

A coward gets scared and quits. A hero gets scared, but still goes on.

Anonymous

Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer. If you're signed up for a season, see it through. You don't have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through.

Jim Rohn

Love is the flower you've got to let grow.

John Lennon

I do not believe in styles anymore. I do not believe that there is such a thing as the Chinese way of fighting or the Japanese way of fighting, or any other way of fighting, because unless a human being has three arms and four legs, there can be no different form of fighting. To me, ultimately, martial art means honestly expressing yourself.

Bruce Lee

Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.

Dan Stanford

When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.

Unattributed

The positive thinker is a hard-headed, tough-minded, and factual realist. He sees all the difficulties clearly... which is more than can be said for the average negative thinker. But he sees more than difficulties -- he tries to see the solutions of those difficulties.

Norman Vincent Peale

The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.

Zen Proverb

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving ; they make mistakes, but they do not quit.

Conrad Hilton

Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction

Anne Sullivan

By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day

Robert Frost

The time is always right to do what is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

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

Henry Ward Beecher

Love is a bird, she needs to fly.

Madonna

Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to ; all they need is one reason why they can.

Willis Whitney

Love is a moment that lasts forever.

Julie Wittey

I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.

Steven Wright

Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.

Anthony Robbins

Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.

William George Jordan

We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.

Bambara Proverb

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Erich Segal

Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.

John Davidson Rockefeller

So whether or not we can get together, remember well that art lives where absolute freedom is. With all the training thrown to nowhere, with a mind perfectly unaware of its own working, with the self vanishing nowhere the art of JKD attains its perfection.

Bruce Lee

Indecision is the seedling of fear.

Napoleon Hill

Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.

Kahil Gibran

The grass is not always greener on the other side of the fence. Fences have nothing to do with it. The grass is greenest where it is watered. When crossing over fences, carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be.

Unknown

How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.

Annie Dillard

All mankind love a lover.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Mama says, Stupid is as stupid does.

Young Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.

Unknown

In love beggar and king are equal.

Indian Proverb

In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank, The Diary Of Anne Frank (1959)

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.

Lao Tzu

Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose.

Thomas Edison

We are like tea bags - we don't know our own strength until we're in hot water.

Sister Busche

The cherokee people are not "my people".

Chief John Ross

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.

Albert Einstein

Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.

Lou Holtz

Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.

Margaret B. Runbeck

Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.

W. Clement Stone

I become a waterwheel, turning and tasting you, as long as water moves.

Rumi

You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.

Charles Buxton

The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.

Josiah G. Holland

We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.

Ralph Waldo Emerson