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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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We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.

Albert Einstein

Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.

Steve Jobs

A healthy outside starts from the inside

Robert Urich

There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.

Zig Ziglar

Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts

Albert Einstein

In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it

Mary Norton Gordon

Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.

Theodor Reik

In life you can never be too kind or too fair ; everyone you meet is carrying a heavy load. When you go through your day expressing kindness and courtesy to all you meet, you leave behind a feeling of warmth and good cheer, and you help alleviate the burdens everyone is struggling with.

Brian Tracy

Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?

Anonymous

But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !

Paula, Gaslight (1940)

Don't fall victim to your own melodrama. Keep things in perspective. The odds are that your problem is solvable. Address the solution and don't dwell on the problem to the point at which it paralyzes you.

Harvey Mackay

Go ahead, make my day.

Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)

Life is a do-it yourself project.

Dennis Waitley

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

Henry Ford

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

John Keats

Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.

Stephen Covey

You must think of failure and defeat as the spring boards to new achievements, and to the next level of accomplishment.

Les Brown

Open the pod bay doors,

Dave Bowman, Hal (2001)

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

Mignon McLaughlin

Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !

President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)

To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.

Samuel Butler

Every cloud has a silver lining.

Proverb

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

Robert H. Schuller

For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.

Earl Nightingale

Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.

Admiral Collingwood

People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

Don't go through life, grow through life.

Eric Butterworth

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

This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.

Robert Kincaid

Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.

Publilius Syrus

Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.

Norman Vincent Peale

You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this ? And radio operates exactly the same way : you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.

Albert Einstein

When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

Love is made by two people, in different kinds of solitude. It can be in a crowd, but in an oblivious crowd.

Louis Aragon

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We are so lazy, we do not want to do anything ourselves. We want a personal god, a savior or a prophet to do everything for us. Long as we believe ourselves to be even the least different from god, fear remains with us, but when we know ourselves to be the one, fear goes, of what can we be afraid ?

Swami Vivekananda

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

Buckminster Fuller

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

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

Robert Collier

Love is strong yet delicate. It can be broken. To truly love is to understand this. To be in love is to respect this.

Stephen Packer

Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

To succeed... you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

When we won't consider suggestions, we reject our own potential - but we have a right to expect people to be tactful.

Bill Blackman

Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !

George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)

Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.

Mother Theresa

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.

Seneca

The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.

Kahlil Gibran

My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !

Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)

Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.

Albert Einstein

Please-baby-please-baby-please-baby-baby - baby. Please !

Mars Blackmon, She's Gotta Have It (1986)

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Seduce my mind and you can have my body, find my soul and I'm yours forever.

Anonymous

Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.

Anonymous

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.

Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing-that's why we recommend it daily.

Zig Ziglar

How we spend our days is, of course, how we spend our lives.

Annie Dillard

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

Thich Nhat Hanh

If you don't like something, change it , if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.

Mary Engelbreit

From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.

Yiddish Proverb

When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.

Anonymous

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

Anonymous

There are two things to aim at in life, first, to get what you want, and after that to to enjoy it.

Logan Pearsall Smith

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

Thomas Edison

Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.

Emma Lazarus

It's hard to tell your mind to stop loving someone, when your heart still does.

Mallory Jones

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.

John Bulwer

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

Abraham Lincoln

Who so loves believes the impossible.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.

Albert Einstein

The individual activity of one man with backbone will do more than a thousand men with a mere wishbone.

William J.H

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.

Goethe

It is only when we die each day to all that is old that there can be the new.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.

Jacques Benigne Bossuel

In the eyes of a lover pockmarks are dimples.

Japanese Proverb

If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.

Anonymous

If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.

Peace Pilgrim

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Living, love and death are one thing, not divisive, not separated, not divorced, not in the field of time but it is completely a living, moving thing, indivisible. And that is immortal.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

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

If parents pass enthusiasm along to their children, they will leave them an estate of incalculable value.

Thomas Edison

Science may have found a cure for most evils , but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.

Helen Keller

Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement

W. Clement Stone

Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.

English Proverb

A heart as soft, a heart as kind, a heart as sound and free as in the whole world thou canst find that heart I'll give to thee.

Robert Herrick

As if !

Cher Horwitz, Clueless (1995)

A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.

Iranian Proverb

How you react when the joke's on you can reveal your character.

Robert Half

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

Nicholas Murray Butler

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

Swami Vivekananda

Feel nothing, know nothing, do nothing, have nothing, give up all to god, and say utterly, 'Thy will be done'. We only dream this bondage. Wake up and let it go.

Swami Vivekananda

The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.

Malcolm X

Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire -- you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.

Dennis Waitley

It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.

Roy Disney

The grass is not always greener on the other side of the fence. Fences have nothing to do with it. The grass is greenest where it is watered. When crossing over fences, carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be.

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