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Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.

J. Stephen

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You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.

Sam Keen

Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.

Lord Chesterfield

When you face your fear, most of the time you will discover that it was not really such a big threat after all. We all need some form of deeply rooted, powerful motivation - it empowers us to overcome obstacles so we can live our dreams.

Les Brown

Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.

William Butler Yeats

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is not enough to have a good mind, the main thing is to use it well.

Rene Descartes

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work

Thomas Edison

Anything that makes you weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.

Swami Vivekananda

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

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

John Keats

The leader has a clear idea of what he wants to do -- professionally and personally -- and the strength to persist in the face of setbacks, even failures.

Warren G. Bennis

My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.

Abraham Lincoln

You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.

Shira Tehrani

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Along with trustworthiness, consistency is the thing to look for when you surround yourself with people who can help you on your quest.

Michael Johnson

I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.

Ashleigh Brilliant

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

William Wordsworth

A goal properly set is halfway reached.

Zig Ziglar

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.

Benjamin Franklin

You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

Anonymous

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. Ambrose Redmoon Courage is the first of the human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all the others.

Winston Churchill

For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.

Rainer Maria Rilke

The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast.

Thomas Edison

Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.

Charles F. Kettering

Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

Know thyself was the inscription over the Oracle at Delphi. And it is still the most difficult task any of us faces. But until you truly know yourself, strengths and weaknesses, know what you want to do and why you want to do it, you can not succeed in any but the most superficial sense of the word. The leader never lies to himself, especially about himself, knows his flaws as well as his assets, and deals with them directly. You are your own raw material. When you know what you consist of and why you want to make of it, then you can invent yourself.

Warren Bennis

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

Robert H. Schuller

If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.

Leo Tolstoy

I'm king of the world !

Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)

Now he has departed from this strange world a little ahead of me. That means nothing. People like us, who believe in physics, know that the distinction between past, present, and future is only a stubbornly persistent illusion.

Albert Einstein

It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things. They are but improved means to an unimproved end, an end which was already but too easy to arrive at

Henry David Thoreau

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.

Karl A. Menninger

The best leader brings out the best in those he has stewardship over.

J. Richard Clarke

We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.

Thomas Edison

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

Where there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.

Thomas Jefferson

The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results.

Anthony Robbins

I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.

Alice Walker

Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

Thomas Jefferson

You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.

Booker T. Washington

Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.

Swami Vivekananda

Don't water your weeds.

Harvey Mackay

Shri Ramakrishna used to say, "As long as I live, so long do I learn". That man or that society which has nothing to learn is already in the jaws of death. Heart and core of everything here is good, that whatever may be the surface waves, deep down and underlying everything, there is an infinite basis of goodness and love.

Swami Vivekananda

Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?

Richard Bach

Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education.

Stephen Covey

Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.

Joan Jett

Be who you are in every situation.

Michael Johnson

A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.

Victor Hugo

And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.

William Shakespeare

Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.

Brian Tracy

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

We shall neither fail nor falter, we shall not weaken or tire. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.

Winston Churchill

Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.

Christy Borgeld

What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.

Proverb

In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, though they should fail immediately, they had better aim at something high.

Henry David Thoreau

Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.

Corinthians

Give all to love.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Love sees roses without thorns.

German Proverb

Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.

Robert Louis Stevenson

The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.

John Maxwell

Where there is love there is no darkness.

Burundi Proverb

You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.

Charles F. Kettering

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.

Calvin Coolidge

What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.

Friedrich Nietzsche

The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.

John Eldredge

It is love alone that gives worth to all things.

Santa Teresa de Jesus

Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.

Jean Anouilh

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert Schuller

Fiddle-dee-dee.

Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)

At ten years old I actually thought that the reason I was getting glasses was that I couldn't tell what my parents looked like, because every time I asked my mother to buy me something she'd say, 'What do I look like - a bank ?'

Jerry Seinfeld

In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.

Thomas Edison

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

Abraham Lincoln

When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished by how much the old man had learned in 7 years.

Mark Twain

You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.

Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)

Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.

Dale Carnegie

When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.

Napoleon Hill

We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.

Anthony Robbins

I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.

Albert Einstein

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

Oprah Winfrey

Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.

Confucius

The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.

Martha Washington

It's nice to be the best, but not when being the best brings out the worst in you.

Rodney Dangerfield

Someday, man will harness the rise and fall of the tides, imprison the power of the sun, and release atomic power.

Thomas Edison

Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.

Diane Ackerman

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

Dreams are the reality of tomorrow.

Dean Marshall

That which does not kill you makes you stronger.

Neitzsche