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Adversity is wont to reveal genius, prosperity to hide it.

Horace

Success in the affairs of life often serves to hide one's abilities, whereas adversity frequently gives one an opportunity to discover them.

Horace

Misfortunes, untoward events, lay open, disclose the skill of a general, while success conceals his weakness, his weak points.

Horace

The harder you fall the higher you bounce.

Horace

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Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.

Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become character.Watch your character, it becomes your destiny.

Frank Outlaw

The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it

Colin Wilson

Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.

Publilius Syrus

The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.

Richard Cech

"I am the thread that runs through all these pearls", and each pearl is a religion or even a sect thereof. Such are the different pearls, and god is the thread that runs through all of them, most people, however, are entirely unconscious of it.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Gloria Steinhem

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

Swami Vivekananda

The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.

Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)

What you are is god's gift to you, what you become is your gift to god.

Anthony Dalla Villa

Give all to love; obey thy heart.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Hunker down.

Unknown

Luck is when opportunity knocks, and you answer.

Anonymous

Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.

Christina Rossetti

Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind

Earl Nightingale

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

Aaron Altman, Broadcast News (1987)

Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?

Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.

Mahatma Gandhi

Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.

David Wilkerson

Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

Thomas Jefferson

Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.

William Butler Yeats

There are simply too many notes.

Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)

Where there is life, there is hope. Where there are hopes, there are dreams. Where there are vivid dreams repeated, they become goals. Goals become the action plans and game plans that winners dwell on in intricate detail, knowing that achievement is almost automatic when the goal becomes an inner commitment. The response to the challenges of life -- purpose -- is the healing balm that enables each of us to face up to adversity and strife.

Dennis Waitley

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

Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved

Helen Keller

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

Anything in life worth having is worth working for.

Andrew Carnegie

When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.

Norman Vincent Peale

What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.

Samuel Johnson

Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.

Victor Hugo

A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.

Harvey Mackay

You're gonna need a bigger boat.

Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)

Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.

Alan Watts

Don't fear, just live right.

Neal A. Maxwell

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

Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)

Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.

W. Clement Stone

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.

Lao Tzu

Men are often capable of greater things than they perform. They are sent into the world with bills of credit, and seldom draw to their full extent.

Horace Walpole

Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression, in order that every man present his views without penalty, there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.

Albert Einstein

Anything that makes you weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.

Swami Vivekananda

What is the use of living if it be not to strive for noble causes and to make this muddled world a better place for those who will live in it after we are gone.

Winston Churchill

We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.

Earl Nightingale

If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.

Somerset Maugham

Follow your dreams.

Unknown

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

No, this trick won't work... How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love ?

Albert Einstein

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

Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into !

Oliver, Sons Of The Desert (1933)

It is best to love wisely, no doubt, but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.

William Makepeace Thackeray

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)

You think of yourself as a colored man. I think of myself as a man.

John Wade Prentice, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner (1967)

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

William Shakespeare

I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.

Albert Einstein

Formal education will make you a living, self-education will make you a fortune.

Jim Rohn

Love talked about can be easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible.

W. Stanley Mooneyham

Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.

Dr. Phil

So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable , and no man is useless while he has a friend.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Success is predictable.

Brian Tracy

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

Levi ben Gershon

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

Christian Nestell Bovee

Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.

Dennis Waitley

Watch the skies, everywhere, keep looking ! Keep watching the skies !

Ned Scotty Scott, The Thing From Another World (1951)

A lawyer dies and goes to hell. The devil says he'll make a deal with him. He can go to heaven if he gives up the souls of his wife and two kids. 'Sure' says the lawyer, 'but what's the catch ? '

Unknown

The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.

Ralph Nader

The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety.

George Mueller

The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.

Albert Einstein

How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.

Anonymous

What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.

Proverb

We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.

Earl Nightingale

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

Don't knock masturbation. It's sex with someone I love.

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

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

Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)

Want to learn to eat a lot ? Here it is : Eat a little. That way, you will be around long enough to eat a lot.

Anthony Robbins

The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.

Arthur C. Clarke

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.

Theodore Roosevelt

We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within

Earl Nightingale

The tapas and the other hard yogas that were practiced in other yugas do not work now. What is needed in this yuga is giving, helping others. Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.

Amelia Earhart

The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.

Anonymous

Be the best that you can be.

Unknown

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

Albert Einstein

The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.

Albert Einstein

If the student thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better student. If the lawyer thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better lawyer, and so on.

Swami Vivekananda

Freedom requires the capacity to accept, bear and live constructively with anxiety. I refer of course to the normal anxiety all of us experience at every step in our psychological growth as well as in this upset contemporary world. To be free means to face and bear anxiety, to run away from anxiety means automatically to surrender one's freedom.

Rollo May

If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.

Lou Holtz

Love's greatest gift is its ability to make everything it touches sacred.

Barbara De Angelis

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

Napoleon Hill

That love is all there is is all we know of love.

Emily Dickinson

The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.

Robert Half

This world will always continue to be a mixture of good and evil. Our duty is to sympathize with the weak and to love even the wrongdoer.

Swami Vivekananda

Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !

Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)

The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.

Thomas Edison

The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.

Thomas Jefferson

First comes thought, then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans, then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.

Napoleon Hill

All paths lead nowhere, so it is important to choose a path that has heart.

Carlos Castaneda

God doesn't make junk.

Unknown

When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.

W. Clement Stone

A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity.

Buddha

He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.

Proverb