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He who lives without discipline dies without honor.

Icelandic Proverb

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A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.

Confucius

Great minds have purposes others have wishes.

Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving

We're on a mission from God.

Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)

If anything is worth trying at all, it's worth trying at least ten times.

Dean Marshall Art Linkletter

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

I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.

W. Clement Stone

No wire hangers, ever !

Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest (1981)

Hoke, you're my best friend.

Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)

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

Samuel Butler

In Heaven the economy is run by the Germans, the French do the cooking, and the police are English. In Hell the economy is run by the French, the English do the cooking, and the police are German.

Unknown

Fill your hands, you son-of-a-bitch !

Rooster Cogburn, True Grit (1969)

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.

Stephen Covey

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

Pete Zafra

Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement.

Donald A. Laird

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

Buddha

Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.

Sherry Anderson

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.

Hugh Downs

To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.

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He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.

Aristotle

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.

Norman Vincent Peale

The calla lilies are in bloom again.

Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)

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

When god closes a door, he opens a window.

Unknown

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

Albert Einstein

Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.

Donald Trump

In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Little strokes fell great oaks.

Benjamin Franklin

And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.

Buddha

At every moment during our existence we are all called to be leaders, if for no other purpose than to lead ourselves.

John P. Strelecky

Sooner or later the truth comes to light.

Dutch Proverb

Our inheritance of well-founded, slowly conceived codes of honor, morals, and manners, the passionate convictions which so many hundreds of millions share together of the principles of freedom and justice, are far more precious to us than anything which scientific discoveries could bestow.

Winston Churchill

Failures don't plan to fail, they fail to plan.

Harvey Mackay

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

Human beings are the only creatures that allow their children to come back home.

Bill Cosby

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

Thomas Carlyle

It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.

Albert Einstein

Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.

Marcus Aurelius

Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.

Randolph Ray

I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.

Robert Southey

I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken, and I'd rather remember it as it was at it's best than mend it and see the broken places as long as I lived

Margaret Mitchell

Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.

Winston Churchill

We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.

Lee Iacocca

If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished. Duty is to encourage everyone in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the truth.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Albert Einstein

Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.

Casablanca

Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.

Henry Ford

Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Love is the flower you've got to let grow.

John Lennon

Let he him who would be moved to convince others, be first moved to convince himself.

Thomas Carlyle

Well done is better than well said.

Benjamin Franklin

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

Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.

Helen Keller

What concerns me is not the way things are, but rather the way people think things are.

Epictetus

All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.

William James

The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.

Thomas Jefferson

My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.

Albert Einstein

If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.

John P. Strelecky

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

Albert Ellis

I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.

Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.

Brian Tracy

I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.

William Penn

If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.

Dale Carnegie

You can do anything you put your mind to.

Unknown

Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.

William Wordsworth

Excuse me while I whip this out.

Bart, Blazing Saddles (1974)

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

Lao Tzu

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.

Indian Proverb

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

Robert Schuller

Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god. For one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.

Swami Vivekananda

Take control of your consistent emotions and begin to consciously and deliberately reshape your daily experience of life.

Anthony Robbins

It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.

John Bulwer

Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.

Dale Carnegie

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

Barbara De Angelis

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.

Albert Einstein

You're as old as you behave.

Harvey Mackay

Religion is being and becoming. Religion is the manifestation of the divinity already in man.

Swami Vivekananda

Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.

Maya Angelou

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

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.

Albert Einstein

Vision doesn't usually come as a lightening bolt. Rather it comes as a slow crystallization of life challenges that we one day recognize as a beautiful diamond with great value to ourselves and others.

Michael Norwood

One sure-fire way to stay creative force yourself to learn something new.

Harvey Mackay

There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'

Carrie Fisher

Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.

Lao Tzu

People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.

George Allen

Power is not really good or bad , it is neutral. Power itself is not negative or positive, although our feelings about it may be. Power is the potential to influence others for good or evil, to be a blessing or a scourge. Like nuclear energy, it can provide the electricity to light a city, or it can fuel the bomb that destroys it.

Blaine Lee

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

Abraham Lincoln

A dream unrealized is a dream imprisoned by that enemy of all enemies - the fear of failure. Set that you will make it happen ! -

Dexter Yager

Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.

Carl Sandburg

There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he doesn't mind who gets the credit.

Robert Woodruff

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

Dale Carnegie

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

Love is smiling on the inside and out.

Jennifer Wilson

The will to prepare is more important than the will to win.

Levell Edwards

We are limited but we can push back the borders of our limitations.

Stephen Covey

Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.

Albert Einstein

Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.

Julia H. Gulliver

Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.

Harriet Beecher Stowe