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Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can.

Henry Drummond

On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.

Henry Drummond

You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have really lived, are the moments when you have done things in a spirit of love.

Henry Drummond

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But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.

William Shakespeare

Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.

Eleanor Roosevelt

It's not enough that we do our best, sometimes we have to do what's required.

Winston Churchill

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.

Edmund Burke

You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.

Langston Hughes

Work and lovethese are the basics. Without them there is neurosis.

Theodor Reik

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

Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.

Robert H. Schuller

A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.

Winston Churchill

The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.

Kahlil Gibran

Work spares us from three evils boredom, vice, and need.

Voltaire

Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.

Harold Hulbert

All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood ; if they are not, they are not great truths.

Napoleon Hill

Faith can move mountains.

Unknown

Dwell not on the past. Use it to illustrate a point, then leave it behind. Nothing really matters except what you do now in this instant of time. From this moment onwards you can be an entirely different person, filled with love and understanding, ready with an outstretched hand, uplifted and positive in every thought and deed.

Eileen Caddy

What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

The best and most beautiful things in the world can not be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.

Woody Allen

The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step

Lao Tse

My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.

Kim Wilde

Love is the only rational act.

Morrie Schwarz

I have seen so many of these, and lived with them, and travelled with them, and oftentimes felt as if I should starve to death on an equal allowance, that I am fully convinced I am correct in saying that the North American Indians, taking them in the aggregate, even where they have an abundance to subsist on, eat less than any civilized population of equal numbers, that I have ever travelled amongst.

George Catlin

Get busy living or get busy dying.

Stephen King

All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.

Zig Ziglar

Nobody has ever escaped from Stalag 17. Not alive, anyway.

Oberst Von Scherbach, Stalag 17 (1954)

Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.

Joyce Brothers

I know that many people feel that old age is a time to take it easy, but I compare my life now to being the last runner in a relay race. Would you have me slow down as I near the finish line ?

Diogenes

If to do good were easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men's cottages princes' palaces.

William Shakespeare

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die !

Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride (1987)

To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.

Dennis Waitley

Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !

Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)

Motivation is like food for the brain. You can not get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular refills.

Peter Davies

Be bold, and mighty forces will come to your aid.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.

Thomas Edison

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

Richard B. Sheridan

Never react emotionally to criticism. Analyze yourself to determine whether it is justified. If it is, correct yourself. Otherwise, go on about your business.

Norman Vincent Peale

Vegas, baby.

Trent, Swingers (1996)

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

Mama says, Stupid is as stupid does.

Young Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.

Stephen Covey

I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.

David O. McKay

We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Only that day dawns to which we are awake.

Henry David Thoreau

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

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

Shelley Long

To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.

W. Clement Stone

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

Buddha

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

The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.

W. Beran Wolfe

Who indeed can harm you if you are committed deeply to doing what is right ?

Peter

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

Levi ben Gershon

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

Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.

Helen Keller

I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened by old ones.

John Cage

We'll always have Paris.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom !

William Wallace, Braveheart (1995)

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

Henry David Thoreau

Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.

Samantha Juarez

We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.

La Bruyere

Death is something not only mysterious but a great act of purgation. That which continues in a repetitive pattern is degeneration. The pattern may vary according to country, according to climate, according to circumstance, but it is a pattern. Moving in any pattern brings about a continuity and that continuity is part of the degenerating process of man. When there is an ending of continuity, something new can take place. One can understand it instantly if one has understood the whole movement of thought, of fear, hate, love - then one can grasp the significance, instantly, of what death is.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

If you don't like something, change it, if you can't change it, change your attitude.

Maya Angelou

The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.

Napoleon Hill

You are what you think you are.

Bob Richards

Hard work pays off.

Unknown

To understand your parents love you must raise children yourself.

Chinese Proverb

The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.

Napoleon Hill

Speak what you think today in words as hard as cannon-balls and tomorrow speak what tomorrow thinks in hard words again, though it contradict every thing you said today.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

How you react when the joke's on you can reveal your character.

Robert Half

Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.

Deborah Whipp

Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.

Edmund Spenser

You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.

Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)

Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.

Mark Twain

If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished. Duty is to encourage everyone in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the truth.

Swami Vivekananda

Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.

Lord Byron

Whatever good things we build end up building us.

Jim Rohn

The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.

Pearl Bailey

Keep away from small people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you too can become great.

Mark Twain

We will find only what we look for, nothing more and nothing less.

Anonymous

Challenges are what make life interesting , overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.

Joshua J. Marine

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Mark Twain

I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.

Bill Cosby

I am your father.

Darth Vader, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

It is the very essence of good leadership to give away all credit for positive achievement, to identify only team goals and always to refer to them as such.

Joe Klock

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

Say not, "I have found the truth" but rather, "I have found a truth".

Kahlil Gibran

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -

Elbert Hubbard

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

Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Keywood

Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.

Bruce Lee

Come live in my heart and pay no rent.

Samuel Lover

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

Unknown

This one step, choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.

Scott Reed

The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.

Mark Twain

Make the second effort your second nature.

Harvey Mackay

Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.

Laura Frith

Hardening of the heart ages people faster than hardening of the arteries.

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