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Jackie Joyner Kersee

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I maintained my edge by always being a student, you will always have something new to learn.

Jackie Joyner Kersee

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Mac, you ever been in love ?

Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)

The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

Theodore Roosevelt

Take heed : you do not find what you do not seek.

Unknown

The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.

Elmer Davis

How do you live ?

Helen, James Allen (1932)

There are never enough I Love You's.

Lenny Bruce

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

Stephen Covey

Love is a verb.

Martin Luther King Jr.

The only gift is a portion of thyself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.

Unknown

It ain't over till it's over.

Yogi Berra

Pretty much everything will come to him who hustles while he waits. I believe that restlessness is discontent, and discontent is merely the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.

Thomas Edison

Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)

"I am the thread that runs through all these pearls", and each pearl is a religion or even a sect thereof. Such are the different pearls, and god is the thread that runs through all of them, most people, however, are entirely unconscious of it.

Swami Vivekananda

True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.

Paul Sweeney

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.

Henry Ford

Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality, the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.

Jose Ortega y Gasset

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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Pay no attention to what the critics say , no statue has ever been erected to a critic.

Jean Sibelius

When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.

Lynda Barry

Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

Men who have attained things worth having in this world have worked while others idled, have persevered while others gave up in despair, have practiced early in life the valuable habits of self-denial, industry, and singleness of purpose. As a result, they enjoy in later life the success so often erroneously attributed to good luck.

Grenville Kleiser

Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.

Thomas Jefferson

We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.

Samuel Butler

I'm Multi-Dimensional !

Taako

There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.

Anonymous

As a cure for worrying, work is far better than whiskey. I always found that, if I began to worry, the best thing I could do was focus upon doing something useful and then work very hard at it. Soon, I would forget what was troubling me.

Thomas Edison

A Crow is known wherever he is met by his beautiful white dress, and his tall and elegant figure. The greater part of the men being six feet high.

George Catlin

The time to make friends is before you need them.

Traditional Proverb

Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.

Washington Irving

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Oprah Winfrey

Our inheritance of well-founded, slowly conceived codes of honor, morals, and manners, the passionate convictions which so many hundreds of millions share together of the principles of freedom and justice, are far more precious to us than anything which scientific discoveries could bestow.

Winston Churchill

When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up

Jim Rohn

A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.

Donald Trump

Fill your hands, you son-of-a-bitch !

Rooster Cogburn, True Grit (1969)

Encouragement is oxygen to the soul.

Harvey Mackay

If it is to be it is up to me.

Unknown

An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.

Dennis Waitley

Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.

Lydia Maria Child

I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.

Martha Washington

If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.

Jonathan Winters

Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.

Daniel Monroe Tuttle

When I hear somebody sigh, 'Life is hard', I am always tempted to ask, 'Compared to what ?'

Sydney Harris

You do not pay the price of success, you enjoy the price of success.

Zig Ziglar

The course of true love never did run smooth.

Shakespeare

Our minds are as different as our faces we are all traveling to one destination, happiness, but few are going by the same road.

Charles Caleb Colton

When you shoot a mime, should you use blanks ?

Steven Wright

When you can't solve the problem, manage it.

Robert H. Schuller

I want the fairy tale.

Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)

To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan, you should wear it inside, where it functions best.

Margaret Thatcher

Roll with the punches.

Unknown

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.

Harrison Ford

Love is not selfish.

Corinthians

The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.

Oscar Wilde

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.

Zig Ziglar

The best and most beautiful things in the world can not be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

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

Persian Proverb

Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.

Anonymous

He who joyfully marches to music rank and file, has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice. This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once. Heroism at command, how violently I hate all this, how despicable and ignoble war is ; I would rather be torn to shreds than be a part of so base an action. It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.

Albert Einstein

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

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Every hero becomes a bore at last.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We are like tea bags - we don't know our own strength until we're in hot water.

Sister Busche

Every man is more than just himself; he also represents the unique, the very special and always significant and remarkable point at which the world's phenomena intersect, only once in this way, and never again.

Hermann Hesse

The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.

Mahatma Gandhi

As a mother of teenagers, do you know how many times I picked up the phone to apologize to my own mother ?

Christy Borgeld

Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.

Smiley Blanton

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

They say you were shot in the tabloids.

Nora Charles, Nick Charles (1934)

It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Mark Twain

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.

Lou Holtz

Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.

Rene Dubos

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.

Lao Tzu

They call it a "Royale with Cheese".

Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)

Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.

Felix Adler

Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.

Machiavelli

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

What you cannot enforce, Do not command.

Sophocles

What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.

Samuel Johnson

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.

Benjamin Disraeli

We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.

Brian Andres

Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.

Swami Vivekananda

I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it.

Jonathan Winters

Great men are not always wise.

Job 329

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

Mahatma Gandhi

Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.

Phyllis Diller

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

Leo Buscaglia

For love is heaven, and heaven is love.

Sir Walter Scott

A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity.

Buddha

Either you run the day or the day runs you.

Jim Rohn

If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.

Milton Berle

Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.

Swami Vivekananda