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Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.

J. Petit Senn

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Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.

Anton Chekhov

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

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.

Malcolm X

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.

Henry David Thoreau

You must be the change you want to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.

Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)

It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it

Dennis P. Kimbro

In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.

Marc Chagall

The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.

William Wordsworth

One does evil enough when one does nothing good.

German Proverb

Nobody puts baby in a corner.

Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)

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

Sandra Swinney

There is always room for those who can be relied upon to delivery the goods when they say they will.

Napoleon Hill

You are today where your thoughts have brought

James Allen

I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.

H.L. Mencken

Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.

Mark Victor Hansen

Somebody stop me !

Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

Love is when reality is better than your dreams.

Becky Graham

I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.

Winston Churchill

The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck.

Anthony Robbins

Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.

Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)

Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one.

John Lennon

No one became poor by giving alms.

French Proverb

Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.

Louisa May Alcott

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

Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.

John Keats

It's always darkest before the dawn.

Unknown

Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.

Kahlil Gibran

Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl Buck

I am a great believer in luck and I find that the harder I work the more I have of it.

Thomas Jefferson

Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi

Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go, the sooner the better.

Swami Vivekananda

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

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

Swami Vivekananda

Great men are not always wise.

Job 329

Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose.

Thomas Edison

Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.

Dan Stanford

Sooner or later the truth comes to light.

Dutch Proverb

I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.

Rabindranath Tagore

They call me Mister Tibbs !

Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)

I'm not here just to make a living, I'm here to make a difference.

Helice Bridges

Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die !

Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride (1987)

In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.

Mignon McLaughlin

The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.

Mark Twain

If we are going to teach 'creation science' as an alternative to evolution, then we should also teach the stork theory as an alternative to biological reproduction.

Judith Hayes

I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I'm an excellent driver.

Raymond Babbitt, Rain Man (1988)

Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

This is the beginning of a new day.

Unknown

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William A. Ward

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.

Albert Einstein

He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

Demosthenes

We come to beginnings only at the end.

William Bridges

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

Love is like a piece of art work, even the smallest bit can be so beautiful.

Stacie Cunningham

If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we can not practice any other virtue with consistency. We can't be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.

Maya Angelou

In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.

Aristotle

I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.

George Catlin

Fortune favors the brave.

Publius Terence

If you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.

Mohandas Gandhi, Gandhi (1982)

Change your thoughts, change your life.

James Allen

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

Helen Keller

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.

Alexander Smith

If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.

Anna Quindlen

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

Just because you make a mistake doesnt mean you are a mistake.

Georgette Mosbacher

It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.

Jim Rohn

Be grateful to the Man you help, think of him as god. Is it not a great privilege to be allowed to worship god by helping our fellow men ?

Swami Vivekananda

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo Buscaglia

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

Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise.

Leo Buscaglia

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it's time to pause and reflect.

Mark Twain

There may be peace without joy, and joy without peace, but the two combined make happiness

John Buchan

For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us.

Donald Williams

Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.

William Ellery Channing

Would you like to play a game ?

Joshua The Computer, Wargames (1983)

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.

Robert Collier

The tapas and the other hard yogas that were practiced in other yugas do not work now. What is needed in this yuga is giving, helping others. Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.

Thomas J. Watson

Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.

Ernest Hemingway

When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.

Abraham Lincoln

The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.

Napoleon Hill

Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.

Nicholas Murray Butler

Who is the happiest of men ? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though'twere his own.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

One can spend a lifetime assigning blame, find the cause 'out there' for all the troubles that exist. Contrast this with the 'responsible attitude' of confronting the situation, bad or good, and instead of asking, 'What caused the trouble ? Who was to blame ?' asking 'How can I handle this present situation to make the most of it ? What can I salvage here ?'

Abraham Maslow

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Some people enter our lives and leave almost instantly. Others stay, and forge such an impression on our heart and soul, we are changed forever.

Unknown

Find the person who will love you because of your differences and not in spite of them and you have found a lover for life.

Leo Buscaglia

To me, the idea and expectation that the day is slowly and surely coming when we will be able to honestly say we are our brother's keeper and not his oppressor is very beautiful.

Thomas Edison

A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.

Anonymous

Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.

Norman Vincent Peale

Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.

Thomas Henry Huxley