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The real leader has no need to lead, he is content to point the way.

Henry Miller

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Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.

Stephen Covey

The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.

Alan Ashley-Pitt

You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.

Henry Ford

Of course it's the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.

Margaret Thatcher

The list is an absolute good. The list is life.

Itzak Stern, Schindler's List (1993)

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

Scott Reed

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

Positive anything is better than negative thinking.

Elbert Hubbard

In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.

Cicero

Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.

Christian Nestell Bovee

An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.

Bill Bernbach

Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King Jr.

There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.

Napoleon Hill

It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, a day to love them and a lifetime to forget them.

Anonymous

You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.

Michael Jordan

Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.

Michael Johnson

Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.

Unknown

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

Albert Einstein

What's meant to be will always find a way

Trisha Yearwood

Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.

Harvey Mackay

For love is heaven, and heaven is love.

Sir Walter Scott

Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.

Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)

I think therefore I am

Rene Descartes

I am again fairly settled down to the pleasant duties of an old fashioned Virginia house-keeper, steady as a clock, busy as a bee, and as cheerful as a cricket.

Martha Washington

The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.

Jim Rohn

Where there is no vision, the people perish.

Proverbs 29:18

Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We come to beginnings only at the end.

William Bridges

I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?

Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)

Love is a many splendered thing.

Nat King Cole

No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.

Ronald Reagan

No involvement, no commitment.

Stephen Covey

Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.

Anonymous

We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.

Luciano De Crescenzo

Joy can be real only if people look on their life as a service, and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.

Leighton

The art of love, is largely the art of persistence.

Albert Ellis

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.

Unknown

Between stimulus and response, one has the freedom to choose.

Stephen Covey

Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.

Anonymous

The hottest love has the coldest end.

Socrates

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

Jerome Cummings

Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.

Swami Vivekananda

When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.

Mark Twain

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

The true way to soften one's troubles is to solace those of others.

Madame De Maintenon

Knowledge work is all about how we use one another's time and attention. Given just minutes, good leaders can affect how we think, what we decide, and, ultimately, what we create.

Bill Jensen

The best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.

Unknown

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.

Anonymous

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)

The leader has a clear idea of what he wants to do -- professionally and personally -- and the strength to persist in the face of setbacks, even failures.

Warren G. Bennis

Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.

Anonymous

If you only look at what is, you might never attain what could be.

Anonymous

This above all, To Thine Own Self Be True.

William Shakespeare

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that 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. Discover.

Mark Twain

Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction

Anne Sullivan

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol

Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.

Robert Half

The death of fear is in doing what you fear to do.

Sequichie Comingdeer

Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

Better late than never.

Proverb

Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. It is not something to be waited for, but rather something to be achieved.

William Jennings Bryan

In order to succeed you must fail so that you know what not to do the next time.

Anthony J. D'Angelo

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

Thomas Jefferson

Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.

Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)

Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.

P. T. Barnum

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take

John Davidson Rockefeller

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask !

W. Clement Stone

The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.

Anonymous

If I were required to guess off-hand, and without collusion with higher minds, what is the bottom cause of the amazing material and intellectual advancement of the last fifty years, I should guess that it was the modern-born and previously non-existent disposition on the part of men to believe that a new idea can have value.

Mark Twain

Treat a man as he is and he will remain as he is. Treat a man as he can and should be and he will become as he can and should be.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.

Rodney L. Parsley

To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.

Samuel Butler

Please-baby-please-baby-please-baby-baby - baby. Please !

Mars Blackmon, She's Gotta Have It (1986)

You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.

Michael Johnson

Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.

Dale Carnegie

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.

Thich Nhat Hanh

We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.

Anthony Robbins

Love works in miracles every day, such as weakening the strong, and stretching the weak , making fools of the wise, and wise men of fools , favoring the passions, destroying reason, and in a word, turning everything topsy-turvy.

Marguerite De Valois

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.

Conrad Hilton

Love is strong yet delicate. It can be broken. To truly love is to understand this. To be in love is to respect this.

Stephen Packer

The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.

Voltaire

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

Whoever is open, loyal, true ; of humane and affable demeanour, honourable himself, and in his judgement of others, faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man... .such a man is a true gentleman.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.

Henry Ward Beecher

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

George S. Patton

We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.

Sam Keen

Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.

T.S. Eliot

You can do what you want to do.

David Thomas

We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.

Saint Bernard of Clairvaux

Only the educated are free.

Epictetus

Thou love life ? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff that life is made of.

Benjamin Franklin

Lives most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others ?

Martin Luther King Jr.

Get busy living or get busy dying.

Stephen King

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

Peter Davies

When I give a minister an order, I leave it to him to find the means to carry it out.

Napoleon Bonaparte

We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.

Albert Einstein