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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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It's hard to believe that you haven't had sex for two hundred years.

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Attitude is everything.

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Excuse me while I whip this out.

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Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.

Marcus Aurelius

The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.

Henry David Thoreau

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

Gloria Steinhem

Fiddle-dee-dee.

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

That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I keep getting older, they stay the same age.

David Wooderson, Dazed And Confused (1993)

But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.

Karl Jaspers

A heart as soft, a heart as kind, a heart as sound and free as in the whole world thou canst find that heart I'll give to thee.

Robert Herrick

All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word freedom , justice , honor , duty , mercy , hope.

Winston Churchill

Make no mistake, my friend, it takes more than money to make men rich.

A. P. Gouthey

Never say more than is necessary.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

We rob banks.

Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)

Love never claims, it ever gives.

Mahatma Gandhi

Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.

Zig Ziglar

Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.

Stephen Covey

Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?

Anonymous

The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.

Allard Lowenstein

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

Harvey Mackay

The harder you fall the higher you bounce.

Horace

Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.

Winston Churchill

Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.

Sarah Cunningham

It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.

Dale Carnegie

Never Quit.

Unknown

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

Dennis Waitley

As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.

Albert Einstein

When you arrive at your future, will you blame your past ?

Robert Half

My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

Abraham Lincoln

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.

Stephen Covey

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

Matthew 5:9

The buck stops here.

Harry Truman

None are homely who smile.

Robert Half

Learning is definitely not mere imitation or the ability to accumulate and conform to fixed knowledge. Learning is a constant process of discovery and never a concluding one. In JKD we begin not by accumulation but by discovering the cause of our ignorance, and oftentimes this involves a shedding process. Truth will not come until we have come to understand personally the whole process of the working of our being. After all, ultimately, knowledge in martial art simply means self-knowledge, and JKD can become intelligible only in the vigorous and constant process of self-inquiry and self-discovery.

Bruce Lee

No fate is worse than a life without a love.

Mexican Proverb

The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.

Pearl Bailey

What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Confucius

Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.

Eileen Caddy

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

Henry Drummond

The foundation my parents laid down with our faith continues to be my core.

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There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.

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I maintained my edge by always being a student, you will always have something new to learn.

Jackie Joyner Kersee

Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement.

Donald A. Laird

There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.

Nicholas Sparks

My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.

Thomas Edison

Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.

Mingjiao

It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.

Anatole France

The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck.

Anthony Robbins

We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.

Erich Fromm

The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes

Dennis Waitley

Never say die.

Proverb

And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.

Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)

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

Mark Twain

It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.

Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)

Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.

Unknown

A lie keeps growing and growing until it's as clear as the nose on your face.

The Blue Fairy, Pinocchio (1940)

Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.

Swami Vivekananda

Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream.

Mark Twain

It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.

Dennis Waitley

Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.

Napoleon Hill

Enduring habits I hate.... Yes, at the very bottom of my soul I feel grateful to all my misery and bouts of sickness and everything about me that is imperfect, because this sort of thing leaves me with a hundred backdoors through which I can escape from enduring habits.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.

William Faulkner

Love is a game that two can play and both win.

Eva Gabor

The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.

Ken Robbins

Everybody forgets the basic thing, people are not going to love you unless you love them.

Pat Carroll

Minds are like parachutes, they function only when open.

Anonymous

We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.

Winston Churchill

Was there ever a more horrible blasphemy than the statement that all the knowledge of god is confined to this or that book ? How dare men call god infinite, and yet try to compress him within the covers of a little book !

Swami Vivekananda

Faith can move mountains.

Unknown

Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.

Egyptian Proverb

It is love alone that gives worth to all things.

Santa Teresa de Jesus

Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend.

Albert Camus

Where there is love there is life.

Mahatma Gandhi

The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.

Anonymous

To ask the hard question is simple.

W.H. Auden

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

Lydia Maria Child

There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Mahatma Gandhi

Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.

Gordon Korman

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Henry Drummond

How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?

Henry David Thoreau

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

The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.

Anatole France

Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.

Jim Rohn

Do, or do not. There is no try.

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

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

Randolph Ray

The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.

Mahatma Gandhi

No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.

Robert Half

Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction

Anne Sullivan

Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.

Leo Buscaglia

The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.

Swami Vivekananda

Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.

Jim Rohn

First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.

Epictetus

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.

Robert H. Goddard