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A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.

Iranian Proverb

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It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.

Winston Churchill

We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.

Norman Vincent Peale

Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.

Thomas Edison

What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.

Friedrich Nietzsche

People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.

Harvey Mackay

One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.

Helen Keller

Lives most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others ?

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

W.C Fields

Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.

Sarah Bernhardt

I'll have what she's having.

Customer, When Harry Met Sally (1989)

Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called present.

Unknown

When you wholeheartedly adopt a 'with all your heart' attitude and go all out with the positive principle, you can do incredible things.

Norman Vincent Peale

Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.

D.H. Lawrence

Carpe diem.

Latin Proverb

We imagine that our mind in a mirror, that it is more or less accurately reflecting what is happening outside us. On the contrary, our mind itself is the principal element of creation. The world, while I am perceiving it, is being incessantly created for myself in time and space.

Rabindranath Tagore

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.

Swami Vivekananda

Private victories precede public victories. You can't invert that process any more than you can harvest a crop before you plant it.

Stephen Covey

Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.

Jim Rohn

I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.

Dorothy L. Sayers

I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.

Oprah Winfrey

Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.

Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)

Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.

H. Jackson Brown

Men like my father cannot die. They are with me still - - real in memory as they were in flesh, loving and beloved forever. How green was my valley then.

Huw Morgan, How Green Was My Valley (1941)

That'll do, pig. That'll do.

Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)

Failure doesn't mean you are a failure, it just means you haven't succeeded yet.

Robert H. Schuller

You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.

Unknown

Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.

W. Clement Stone

The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.

Abraham Lincoln

This is the first day, of the rest of your life.

Unknown

Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.

Robert Louis Stevenson

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

Epictetus

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

Albert Einstein

I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.

Donald Trump

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Swami Vivekananda

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

Winston Churchill

The dedicated life is the life worth living. You must give with your whole heart.

Anne Dillard

Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.

African Proverb

No great man ever complains of want of opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you ?

Benjamin Braddock, The Graduate (1967)

Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Anonymous

The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you're in control of your life. If you don't, life controls you.

Anthony Robbins

The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.

Swami Vivekananda

Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

One of the greatest moments in anybody's developing experience is when he no longer tries to hide from himself but determines to get acquainted with himself as he really is.

Norman Vincent Peale

There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Forget about it.

Donnie Brasco, Donnie Brasco (1997)

The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.

William James

Seeing yourself as you want to be is the key to personal growth.

Anonymous

Example sheds a genial ray which men are apt to borrow, so first improve yourself today, and then your friends tomorrow.

Anonymous

Seek first to understand and then to be understood.

Steven Covey

Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

An attitude of positive expectation is the mark of the superior personality.

Brian Tracy

Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.

Von Schiller Fulton J. Sheen

First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe'' three times.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Thomas Edison

If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.

The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

Tom Peters

Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.

Cathy Carlyle

In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.

Galileo Galilei

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

Thomas Jefferson

Winning isn't everything, but wanting to win is.

Vince Lombardi

Be happy. It's one way of being wise.

Sidonie Gabrielle

Motivation is like food for the brain. You can not get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular refills.

Peter Davies

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

Henry Ward Beecher

Where there's life, there's hope.

Terence

The only guide to man is his conscience , the only shield to his memory is the rectitude and sincerity of his actions. It is very imprudent to walk through life without this shield, because we are so often mocked by the failure of our hopes and the upsetting of our calculations, but with this shield, however the fates may play, we march always in the ranks of honor.

Winston Churchill

If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.

Robert H. Goddard

You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do.

Henry Ford

Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.

William Lowe Bryan

The more goals you set - the more goals you get.

Mark Victor Hansen

More than kisses, letters mingle souls.

John Donne

Your neighbor's vision is as true for him as your own vision is true for you.

Miguel de Unamuno

The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.

Pierre Abelard

Ideals are like stars, you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny.

Carl Schurz

Good fortune and bad are equally necessary to man, to fit him to meet the contingencies of this life.

French Proverb

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

Ambrose Redmoon

What you cannot enforce, Do not command.

Sophocles

Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.

Vincent Van Gogh

It's hard to believe that you haven't had sex for two hundred years.

Luna Schlosser, Miles Monroe (1973)

Give all to love.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life can only be understood backwards , but it must be lived forwards.

Soren Kierkegaard

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

Edgar Allan Poe

When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.

Unknown

Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?

Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)

I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.

G. K. Chesterton

Wealth is the product of man's ability to think.

Ayn Rand

There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.

Robert Half

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

William Shakespeare

No man is wise enough by himself.

Plautus

I have realized god sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see god in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.

Swami Vivekananda

Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.

Seneca

If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future.

Winston Churchill

When people are like each other they tend to like each other.

Anthony Robbins

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

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

Unattributed

People can't live with change if there's not a changeless core inside them. The key to the ability to change is a changeless sense of who you are, what you are about and what you value.

Stephen Covey