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Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.

James F. Bell

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Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

We do what we must, and call it by the best names.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.

Dale Carnegie

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

Familiar acts are beautiful through love.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

The successful man is the average man, focused.

Anonymous

Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.

Marcus Aurelius

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

Anonymous

For hope is but the dream of those that wake.

Matthew Prior

The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

The pellet with the poison's in the vessel with the pestle. The chalice from the palace has the brew that is true.

Hubert Hawkins, The Court Jester (1956)

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

They call it a "Royale with Cheese".

Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)

I see dead people.

Cole Sear, The Sixth Sense (1999)

Learning acquired in youth is an inscription on stone.

Indian Proverb

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

Dale Carnegie

The worst part of life is waiting. The best part of life is having someone worth waiting for.

Jessica Brumley

Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.

Lisa Hoffman

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

The only gift is a portion of thyself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You're so money, and you don't even know it.

Trent, Swingers (1996)

Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.

Thomas Edison

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

Buddha

Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go !

Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)

The stakes are too high for government to be a spectator sport.

Barbara Jordan

Spoken about by, radio announcer and good friend : never let a day go by that he didn't learn something new and, in turn pass it on to others. It was his consuming passion.

Earl Nightingale

When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions.

W. Clement Stone

The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.

Richard Cech

I want it said of me by those who knew me best ; that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.

Abraham Lincoln

Just because something does n't do what you planned it to do in the first place doesn't mean it's useless.

Thomas Edison

Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.

Ann Landers

Rosebud.

Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)

Reflection doesn't take anything away from decisiveness, from being a person of action. In fact, it generates the inner toughness that you need to be an effective person of action -- to be a leader. Think of leadership as some of two vectors competence: (your specialty, your skills, your know-howl) and authenticity: (your identity, your character, your attitude) .

Peter Koestenbaum

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.

Eleanor Roosevelt

You know, Billy. We blew it.

Wyatt, Easy Rider (1969)

People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.

George Allen

How do I look ?

Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)

I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach, who walk their talk.

Anthony Robbins

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

What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.

Isaac Bashevis

It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.

Zig Ziglar

Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel.

Napoleon Hill

Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.

Thomas Edison

Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.

Christina Rossetti

In any world menu, Canada must be considered the vichyssoise of nations – it's cold, half-French, and difficult to stir.

J. Stuart Keate

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.

Anonymous

Change your thoughts, change your life.

James Allen

It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.

Seneca

Talent is formed in solitude, character in the bustle of the world.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.

Anatole France

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

Colin Powell

From now on you will never be alone, even when we are separated, and even when death itself parts us, I shall remain with you.

Ladislaus Boros

Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.

Ursula K. Le Guin

Ability is sexless.

Christabel Pankhurst

Ideals serve well as our guides. They are like beacons on a journey , they do not permit us to tarry, as though our goal and rest were already contained in them.

Karl Jaspers

It is the very essence of good leadership to give away all credit for positive achievement, to identify only team goals and always to refer to them as such.

Joe Klock

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.

Leo Tolstoy

You are today where your thoughts have brought

James Allen

Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong an attachment as that from which they draw their gains.

Thomas Jefferson

The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.

Walter Bagehot

The time is always right to do what is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Why don't you go outside and jerk yourself a soda ?

Virginia Hill, Bugsy (1991)

If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.

Norman Vincent Peale

It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.

Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)

For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.

Ivan Panin

Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.

Viktor Frankl

There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.

Nicholas Sparks

Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.

Khalil Gibran

Nothing is predestined The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.

Ralph Blum

Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

I never worry about action, but only about inaction.

Winston Churchill

A strong person and a waterfall always channel their own path.

Anonymous

Great music and art are earthly wonders, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.

Thomas Edison

Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.

Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)

Success in the affairs of life often serves to hide one's abilities, whereas adversity frequently gives one an opportunity to discover them.

Horace

All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.

Martin Luther King Jr.

A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.

Anonymous

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

Mark Victor Hansen

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.

Stephen A. Brennan

I'll be taking these huggies and whatever cash you got.

H. I. McDunnough, Raising Arizona (1987)

To go fast, row slowly.

Norman Vincent Peale

He who hesitates is lost.

Proverb

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.

Thich Nhat Hanh

Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.

Rene Dubos

Romance, like a ghost escapes touching, it is always where you are not, not where you are. The interview or conversation was prose at the time, but it is poetry in the memory.

George William Curtis

A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.

Thomas Szasz

Love like there is no tomorrow.

Unknown

Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.

Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)

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

William Edward Hickson

Show me the money !

Rod Tidwell, Jerry Maguire (1996)

Great minds have purposes others have wishes.

Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving

Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.

Hasidic Proverb

The greatest thing you'll ever learn is to love and be loved in return.

Natalie Cole

Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.

English Proverb

We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.

Earl Nightingale

The dingo took my baby !

Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)

The key to truth is the next deed, and this key opens the door if one does what one has to do in such a way that the meaning of the action here finds its fulfillment. Thus truth in the world of man is not to be found as the content of knowledge, but only as human existence. One does not express it, one does not perceive it, but one lives it, and receives it as life.

Martin Buber

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

Abraham Lincoln