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There is no luck except where there is discipline.

Irish Proverb

You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.

Irish Proverb

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Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.

Anonymous

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Anonymous

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Robert Louis Stevenson

Love is a daily, mutual exchange of value.

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The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.

Michel de Montaigne

I bet you can squeal like a pig.

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

Thomas Jefferson

Anyone who thinks the sky is the limit, has limited imagination.

Anonymous

Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.

Robert H. Schuller

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Swami Vivekananda

The past does not equal the future.

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Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.

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He that would be a leader must be a bridge.

Welsh Proverb

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Earl Nightingale

I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.

Jane Addams

Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.

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To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.

Oscar Wilde

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Michael Norwood

Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.

Zig Ziglar

Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.

Oscar Wilde

Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.

Matthew 5:15

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John Dewey

It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.

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Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.

Hedy Lamarr

I have failed over and over again. That is why I succeed.

Michael Jordan

Love that is true never grows old.

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The crocodile is only strong in the water.

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If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.

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Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.

Colette

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.

H.L. Mencken

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Marsha Sinetar

The dove is my emblem... . I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it... . I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.

Thomas Edison

I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.

Mother Teresa

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Aristotle

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Annie Dillard

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

William Curry Theodore

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Anonymous

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Only those who do nothing at all make no mistakes but that would be a mistake.

Anonymous

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I'd love to kiss you, but I just washed my hair.

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Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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By doing well the duty which is nearest to us, the duty which is in our hands, we make ourselves stronger.

Swami Vivekananda

Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.

Robert Half

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Helen Keller

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Anthony Robbins

I love thee with the breath, smiles, tears of all my life.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.

Marilyn vos Savant

Love as much as you can from wherever you are.

Elizabeth Ashley

In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.

Norman Vincent Peale

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William Arthur Ward

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Anonymous

Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.

Afghan Proverb

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

Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

No general can fight his battles alone. He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.

Philip Armour

A ship is safe in harbor, but thats not what ships are for.

William Shedd

Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.

Will Rogers

You don't understand ! I could've had class. I could've been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am.

Terry Malloy, On The Waterfront (1954)

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

Anne Dillard

They alone live, who live for others.

Swami Vivekananda

What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Each day I love you more, today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.

Rosemonde Gerard

Where there is no vision, the people perish.

Proverbs 29:18

If the ladder is not leaning against the right wall, every step we take just gets us to the wrong place faster.

Stephen Covey

If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.

Anonymous

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Swami Vivekananda

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

Anonymous

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John Quincy Adams

There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

Never bring the problem solving stage into the decision making stage. Otherwise, you surrender yourself to the problem rather than the solution.

Robert H. Schuller

You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.

Buckminster Fuller

He who has hope has everything.

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Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.

Unknown

Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.

Robert A. Heinlein

The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".

Norman Vincent Peale

Yesterday ended last night. Every day is a new beginning. Learn the skill of forgetting. And move on.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Lee Iacocca

Be the change you want to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.

Dalai Lama

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

Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.

Robert H. Schuller

Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.

Dale Carnegie

It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.

Sandra Swinney

It is love that makes the impossible possible.

Indian Proverb

Positive attitudes come in unlimited quantities. Everybody can have one free !

Harvey Mackay

Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting ; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.

Zig Ziglar