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It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has.

Henry Ward Beecher

It is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.

Henry Ward Beecher

The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success.

Henry Ward Beecher

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

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

Henry Ward Beecher

Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.

Henry Ward Beecher

Love is the river of life in the world.

Henry Ward Beecher

What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.

Henry Ward Beecher

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If parents pass enthusiasm along to their children, they will leave them an estate of incalculable value.

Thomas Edison

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.

Indira Gandhi

If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.

Anthony Robbins

Those who wish to sing, always find a song.

Swedish Proverb

I think we deserve a break.

Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)

An Arabian proverb says there are four sorts of men: He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool, shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple, teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep--wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise, follow him.

Isabel Burton

We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.

Anthony Robbins

If I know what love is, it is because of you.

Hermann Hesse

We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.

Malcolm Gladwell

Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The calla lilies are in bloom again.

Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)

The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.

Karl Marx

In the hopes of reaching the moon men fail to see the flowers that blossom at their feet.

Albert Schweitzer

You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.

Earl Nightingale

Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from weak minds.

Albert Einstein

Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.

Thomas Carlyle

Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.

Dennis Waitley

Absence makes the heart grow fonder.

Unknown

People come into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime.

Unknown

The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.

Publilius Syrus

Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.

William Shakespeare

An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast, a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.

Buddha

Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.

Harvey Mackay

With my brains and your looks, we could go places.

Frank Chambers, The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)

Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness , it is generally the by- product of other activities.

Aldous Huxley

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

Charles Dickens

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

Unattributed

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

Josiah G. Holland

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.

Richard Bach

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

Zig Ziglar

Believe that you are bigger than your difficulties, for you are, indeed.

Norman Vincent Peale

You must think of failure and defeat as the spring boards to new achievements, and to the next level of accomplishment.

Les Brown

Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.

Swami Vivekananda

The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.

Norman Vincent Peale

All you need is love.

John Lennon

Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.

Harvey Mackay

If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.

Marie Osmond

Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.

Burton Hills

If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.

Dale Carnegie

Every achiever I have ever met says, My life turned around when I began to believe in me.

Robert H. Schuller

Seize the day.

Unknown

'Wake Me When It's Funny'

Gary Marshall

Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.

Smiley Blanton

You will never find time for anything. You must make it.

Charles Buxton

To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.

Elbert Hubbard

Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.

Robert H. Schuller

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

Theodore Roosevelt

You're my Lassie come home.

Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.

Goethe

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.

Eleanor Roosevelt

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

Unknown

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Erich Segal

People who are afraid to fail can never experience the joys of success.

Pete Zafra

One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.

Sophocles

Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, " What's in it for me ? ".

Brian Tracy

Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.

Jim Rohn

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

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

The earth is enjoyed by heroes, this is the unfailing truth. Be a hero. Always say, I have no fear.

Swami Vivekananda

Anybody can do just about anything with himself that he really wants to and makes up his mind to do. We are all capable of greater things than we realize.

Norman Vincent Peale

Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.

Jim Rohn

Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.

Bernice Johnson Reagon

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

Michael Jordan

A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.

Charles M. Schwab

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

William B. Sprague

What the heart gives away is never gone. It is kept in the hearts of others.

Robin St. John

It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.

Seneca

Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.

Dennis Waitley

Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it.

Buddha

Talent is formed in solitude, character in the bustle of the world.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

An army of a thousand is easy to find, but, ah, how difficult to find a general.

Chinese Proverb

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.

Unknown

Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.

Zig Ziglar

Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!

Larry the Cable Guy

If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.

Martin Luther King Jr.

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.

Dale Carnegie

What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.

Henry Ward Beecher

Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.

Morrie Schwarz

A time comes when you need to stop waiting for the man you want to become and start being the man you want to be.

Bruce Springsteen

We are ever free if we would only believe it, only have faith enough. You are the soul, free and eternal, ever free, ever blessed. Have faith enough and you will be free in a minute.

Swami Vivekananda

You can't express every feeling that you have every moment that you have them.

When Harry Met Sally

Success is achieved by those who try and keep trying with a positive mental attitude.

W. Clement Stone

There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.

Alfred Adler

Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.

David Thomas

The more we grow in love, virtue and holiness, the more we see love, virtue and holiness outside.

Swami Vivekananda

One of the things I keep learning is that the secret of being happy is doing things for other people.

Dick Gregory

An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.

Walter Anderson

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

Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue.

Steve McCroskey, Airplane (1980)

Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.

Zig Ziglar

You are never a loser until you quit trying.

Mike Ditka

Action may not always bring happiness , but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.

Charles F. Kettering

I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.

Winston Churchill

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

Winston Churchill

When we place blame, we give away our power.

Greg Anderson

You know, Billy. We blew it.

Wyatt, Easy Rider (1969)