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He who lives without discipline dies without honor.

Icelandic Proverb

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Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.

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Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.

Henry Ford

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This above all, To Thine Own Self Be True.

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Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

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Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.

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Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.

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The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.

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No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.

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Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.

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

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Curse ruthless time ! Curse our mortality. How cruelly short is the allotted span for all we must cram into it.

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Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.

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Attitude determines altitude.

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When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.

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The book you don't read cant help.

Jim Rohn

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

Goethe

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Earl Nightingale

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

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The handgun would not be my choice of weapon if I knew I was going to a fight. ...I'd choose a rifle, a shotgun, an RPG or an atomic bomb instead.

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

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We'll always have Paris.

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Harvey Mackay

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Benjamin Franklin

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George DeVack

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W. Beran Wolfe

Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.

James Baldwin

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James Thomas

Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.

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Viktor Frankl

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Marcus Aurelius

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Dale Dauten

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

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Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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Norman Vincent Peale

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

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Never complain about what you permit.

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Joan Baez

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Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.

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Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend.

Albert Camus

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Ralph Waldo Emerson

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John Quincy Adams

Snap out of it !

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Stop makin noises like a husband.

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Do you want a leg or a breast ?

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Horace

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F.M. Hubbard

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Albert Einstein

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Robert Half

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Unknown

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My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.

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Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.

William Ellery Channing

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We're on a mission from God.

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Brian Tracy

My heart is ever at your service.

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Muhammad Ali

The ready back gets all the loads.

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No wire hangers, ever !

Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest (1981)

Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.

Unattributed

Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.

David Ogilvy

There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.

Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)

For with god all things are possible.

Bible