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Look back on times of adversity with hope for the future, not regret for the past. Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Every human heart is human.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The rays of happiness, like those of light, are colorless when unbroken.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us footprints in the sands of time.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

O, there is nothing holier, in this life of ours, than the first consciousness of love, the first fluttering of its silken wings.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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Procrastination is opportunities natural assassin.

Victor Kiam

You know the difference between you and me ? I make this look good.

Agent J, Men In Black (1997)

Look back on times of adversity with hope for the future, not regret for the past. Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

This is a great fact : strength is life, weakness is death. Strength is felicity, life eternal, immortal , weakness is constant strain and misery, weakness is death.

Swami Vivekananda

You must be the change you want to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.

Unattributed

Friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life.

Thomas Jefferson

Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.

Assyrian Proverb

There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.

Anthony Robbins

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Peter F. Drucker

Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.

Roy Goodman

Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi

Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.

African Proverb

Character is higher than intellect... A great soul will be strong to live, as well as to think.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.

Publius Terence

All-righty then !

Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)

Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.

Bette Davis

You will become as small as your controlling desire ; as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.

Unknown

They can because they think they can.

Virgil

A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.

John P. Strelecky

Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.

Norman Vincent Peale

Don't water your weeds.

Harvey Mackay

Nothing happens unless first we dream.

Carl Sandburg

Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from weak minds.

Albert Einstein

Nature does nothing uselessly.

Aristotle

But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.

Thomas Moore

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

Harvey Mackay

If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.

W. Clement Stone

Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.

William Shakespeare

Why is it that we spend so much of our time preparing for when we can do what we want, instead of just doing what we want right now.

John P. Strelecky

Men who have attained things worth having in this world have worked while others idled, have persevered while others gave up in despair, have practiced early in life the valuable habits of self-denial, industry, and singleness of purpose. As a result, they enjoy in later life the success so often erroneously attributed to good luck.

Grenville Kleiser

Nothing is so strong as gentleness, and nothing is so gentle as true strength.

St. Francis De Sales

I'll meet you at the place near the thing where we went that time.

Aaron Altman, Broadcast News (1987)

The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.

Cornelius Nepos

They say you were shot in the tabloids.

Nora Charles, Nick Charles (1934)

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

You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.

J.S. Knox

To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.

Paul R. Ehrlich

Remove failure as an option.

Joan Lunden

Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.

Anonymous

If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually.

Stephen Covey

Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.

Swami Vivekananda

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.

Jawaharlal Nehru

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

Itzak Stern, Schindler's List (1993)

Keep the Faith.

Unknown

We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.

Albert Einstein

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Lao Tzu

Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !

Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)

Come live in my heart and pay no rent.

Samuel Lover

I have loved to the point of madness, that which is called madness, that which to me, is the only sensible way to love.

Francoise Sagan

The beginning is the half of every action.

Greek Proverb

If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.

Norman Vincent Peale

Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.

Hasidic Proverb

Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.

Tacitus

No man is happy who does not think himself so.

Publilius Syrus

It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.

Charles Darwin

A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

There is time for everything.

Thomas Edison

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.

Albert Einstein

Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.

Charles Dickens

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

Benjamin Franklin

Love conquers all.

Virgil

If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.

Anonymous

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

Henry Ward Beecher

Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win -- essential to success.

Napoleon Hill

To infinity and beyond !

Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)

If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.

Steve Martin

The only guide to man is his conscience , the only shield to his memory is the rectitude and sincerity of his actions. It is very imprudent to walk through life without this shield, because we are so often mocked by the failure of our hopes and the upsetting of our calculations, but with this shield, however the fates may play, we march always in the ranks of honor.

Winston Churchill

Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Bumper Sticker - Join the Army. See the world, travel to far away places, meet exotic people and kill them.

Unknown

The time is always right to do what is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

More than kisses, letters mingle souls.

John Donne

No matter what I ever do or say, Heathcliff, this is me, now, standing on this hill with you. This is me, forever.

Cathy, Wuthering Heights (1939)

We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.

Anthony Robbins

Reduce your plan to writing. The moment you complete this, you will have definitely given concrete form to the intangible desire.

Napoleon Hill

They can because they think they can.

Virgil

When you come to the edge of all the light you know and are about to step off into the darkness of the unknown, faith is knowing one of two things will happen. There will be something solid to stand on or you will be taught to fly.

Barbara Winter

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

John P. Strelecky

Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.

Nelson A. Rockefeller

Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only

Plautus

The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.

Victor Hugo

The willow knows what the storm does not that the power to endure harm outlives the power to inflict it.

Blood Of The Martyr

Do what you love and the money will follow

Marsha Sinetar

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us most. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It's not just in some of us, it's in all of us. And when we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Marianne Williamson

Commit yourself to a dream nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.

Thomas Jefferson

Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.

Brian Tracy

Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.

Plato

Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.

William Arthur Ward

Mama, face it. I was the slut of all time.

Gloria Wandrous, Butterfield 8 (1932)

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

Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

Absence makes the heart grow fonder.

Unknown

Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.

Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)

God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.

Swami Vivekananda