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To be a great leader and so always master of the situation, one must of necessity have been a great thinker in action. An eagle was never yet hatched from a goose's egg.

James Thomas

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My friends are my estate.

Emily Dickinson

Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.

William Ellery Channing

What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.

Henry Ward Beecher

Anything is possible.

Unknown

This is the first day, of the rest of your life.

Unknown

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Smile ! and the world will smile with you !

Unknown

There is no luck except where there is discipline.

Irish Proverb

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

Dale Carnegie

I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.

Swami Vivekananda

Slow but steady wins the race.

Unknown

Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.

Robert H. Schuller

We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within

Earl Nightingale

Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.

Czech Proverb

There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Thomas Edison

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

Oprah Winfrey

Only the educated are free.

Epictetus

Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.

Kahil Gibran

To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.

William Makepeace Thackeray

Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.

Matthew 5:15

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

John Bulwer

Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac... It's in the hole ! It's in the hole ! It's in the hole !

Carl Spackler, Caddyshack (1980)

No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

For with god all things are possible.

Bible

Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.

Ashleigh Brilliant

What is tolerance ? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error , let us pardon reciprocally each other's folly - that is the first law of nature.

Voltaire

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

Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass!

Paul J. Meyer

When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.

Charles A. Beard

The will to prepare is more important than the will to win.

Levell Edwards

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

Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.

Mother Teresa

You see, in life, lots of people know what to do, but few people actually do what they know. Knowing is not enough ! You must take action.

Anthony Robbins

Non !

Marcel Marceau, Silent Movie (1976)

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

Thomas Jefferson

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

Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.

Marcus Aurelius

The hero is no braver than the ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Perspective is in the quiet of a walk, the wisdom of a good book, or the harmony of your favorite music. I find it sometimes in the slow peace of fishing.

Michael Johnson

We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.

Albert Einstein

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take

John Davidson Rockefeller

The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Example sheds a genial ray which men are apt to borrow, so first improve yourself today, and then your friends tomorrow.

Anonymous

Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.

Harvey Mackay

The only true gift is a portion of yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

John Eldredge

I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.

Woody Allen

When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.

Elizabeth Bowen

Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.

Oscar Wilde

Don't hide your light under a bushel.

Bible

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

Anonymous

We can do no great things. Only small things with great love.

Mother Teresa

Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

The reason most people never reach their goals is that they don't define them, learn about them, or even seriously consider them as believable or achievable. Winners can tell you where they are going, what they plan to do along the way, and who will be sharing the adventure with them.

Dennis Waitley

Do not take life too seriously. You will never get out of it alive.

Elbert Hubbard

If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.

Marie Osmond

Whenever your present situation, I assure you that you are not your habits. You can replace old patterns of self-defeating behavior with new patterns, new habits of the effectiveness, happiness, and trust-based relationships.

Stephen Covey

Happiness is not a matter of events, it depends upon the tides of the mind.

Alice Meynell

There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.

Somerset Maugham

The time to make friends is before you need them.

Traditional Proverb

Action may not always bring happiness , but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.

Thornton Wilder

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

Edgar Allan Poe

I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.

William Penn

Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.

Richard L. Evans

The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.

Richard Bach

Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.

Winston Churchill

It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You can not make progress without making decisions.

Jim Rohn

Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.

Morrie Schwarz

Love is like a blazing flame, golden and full of warmth.

Ben Oliver

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Shane ! Shane ! Come back !

Joey Starrett, Shane (1953)

Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.

Thomas Fuller

If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.

John P. Strelecky

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

Buddha

We conceal it from ourselves in vain, we must always love something. In those matters seemingly removed from love, the feeling is secretly to be found, and man can not possibly live for a moment without it.

Blaise Pascal

When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?

Bruce Lee

The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.

Paul Tillich

Be who you are in every situation.

Michael Johnson

Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.

Samuel Beckett

You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.

Anonymous

My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.

Kim Wilde

If you mean to profit, learn to please.

Winston Churchill

I do not believe in styles anymore. I do not believe that there is such a thing as the Chinese way of fighting or the Japanese way of fighting, or any other way of fighting, because unless a human being has three arms and four legs, there can be no different form of fighting. To me, ultimately, martial art means honestly expressing yourself.

Bruce Lee

if you can't lift the corners, let the middle sag.

Anonymous

A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.

Jerome Cummings

Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.

Harvey Mackay

What the heart gives away is never gone. It is kept in the hearts of others.

Robin St. John

Life is change ; growth is optional. Choose wisely.

Karen Kaiser Clark

Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Helice Bridges

There's no abiding success without commitment.

Anthony Robbins

Do you want a leg or a breast ?

Frances Stevens, To Catch A Thief (1955)

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

Anthony Robbins

When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.

W. Clement Stone

Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them ?

Abraham Lincoln

Remember when you see a man at the top of a mountain, he didn't fall there.

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