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A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.

Horace Mann

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Many of life's failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

There is no education like adversity.

Disraeli

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

Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?

Robert Half

If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance.

Anonymous

They're here !

Carol Anne Freeling, Poltergeist (1982)

Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.

Erich Fromm

People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.

Anton Chekhov

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

Be Here Now.

Ram Dass

A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.

Anonymous

Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.

Mike Wickett

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.

Zig Ziglar

Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing, it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it.

Margaret Thatcher

Fear is the parent of cruelty.

J.A. Froude

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.

John Quincy Adams

You owe it to yourself to find your own unorthodox way of succeeding, or sometimes, just surviving.

Michael Johnson

If you can dream it, you can do it.

Walt Disney

Where there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.

Somerset Maugham

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

William Edward Hickson

To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.

Bunker Hunt

Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.

Thomas Jefferson

If there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

If you love someone, set them free.

Sting

It is always your next move.

Napoleon Hill

I wish you enough rain to appreciate the sun more.

Unknown

Most of the exercise I get is from standing and walking around laboratory tables all day. I derive more benefit and entertainment from this than some of my friends and competitors get from playing games like golf.

Thomas Edison

He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall , but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.

Isaiah

Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.

Paulo Coelho

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

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

Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

Elbert Hubbard

Rely on your own strength of body and soul. Take for your star self-reliance, faith, honesty and industry. Don't take too much advice keep at the helm and steer your own ship, and remember that the great art of commanding is to take a fair share of the work. Fire above the mark you intend to hit. Energy, invincible determination with the right motive, are the levers that move the world.

Noah Porter

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.

Norman Vincent Peale

Find out what it means to die - not physically, that's inevitable - but to die to everything that is known, to die to your family, to your attachments, to all the things that you have accumulated, the known, the known pleasures, the known fears. Die to that every minute and you will see what it means to die so that the mind is made fresh, young, and therefore innocent, so that there is incarnation not in a next life, but the next day.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

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

Thomas Jefferson

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

When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.

Napoleon Hill

Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.

Richard L. Evans

The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Real love stories never have endings.

Richard Bach

Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.

David McCullough

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

Dennis Waitley

Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.

Francis Wilson

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

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.

Ambrose Redmoon

Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.

Jawaharlal Nehru

There are no gains without pains.

Adlai Stevenson

In each man there is a priceless treasure that is in no other. Every man's foremost task is the actualization of his unique, unprecedented and never-recurring potentialities, and not the repetition of something that another, and be it even the greatest, has already achieved.

Martin Buber

Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.

Dale Carnegie

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

Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.

Stephen Covey

The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.

Jean Piaget

A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.

Anonymous

A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.

Victor Hugo

Give me a whisky, ginger ale on the side. And don't be stingy, baby.

Anna Christie, Anna Christie (1930)

Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.

Mother Teresa

If you're going through hell, keep going.

Winston Churchill

The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor

Vince Lombardi

Hi-Yo, Silver !

The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.

Dennis Waitley

The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.

Jim Rohn

Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.

Harvey Mackay

When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

Demosthenes

Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.

English Proverb

Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.

George S. Patton

Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.

Tacitus

My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.

Kim Wilde

Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

The cherokee people are not "my people".

Chief John Ross

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.

Benjamin Disraeli

Insist on yourself, never imitate. Every great man is unique.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Albert Einstein

Work spares us from three evils boredom, vice, and need.

Voltaire

Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !

Taako

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

Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.

Helen Keller

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love is a ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.

Lord Drewar

What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

How we spend our days is of course how we spend our lives.

Annie Dillard

My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.

Swami Vivekananda

All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.

Brian Tracy

Every day in every way I am getting better and better.

Unknown

Hatred stirreth up strifes, but love covereth all sins.

Proverb

When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance. . . . Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.

Dennis Waitley

It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.

Napoleon Hill

If you don't learn from your mistakes, there's no sense making them.

Anonymous

You only get out what you put in.

Unknown

Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.

Swami Vivekananda

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

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

Bernice Johnson Reagon

A teacher, a really good teacher, is never a giver of truth; he is a guide, a pointer to truth. Therefore, a good teacher, or, more appropriately, a guide, studies each student individually and helps to awaken the student to explore himself, both internally and externally, and ultimately to integrate himself with his being. All in all, a teacher acts as a catalyst, and not only must he have a tremendous understanding; he must also possess a sensitive mind with great flexibility and adaptability.

Bruce Lee

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

Martin Luther King Jr.

Would you like to come in ?

Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)