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Jane Addams

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Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.

Jane Addams

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Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.

Publilius Syrus

Know that although in the eternal scheme of things you are small, you are also unique and irreplaceable, as are all your fellow humans everywhere in the world.

Margaret Laurence

There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts : what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.

Dale Carnegie

Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.

Anonymous

I never could have done without the habits of punctuality, order and diligence the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.

Charles Dickens

Minds are like parachutes, they function only when open.

Anonymous

They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom !

William Wallace, Braveheart (1995)

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.

Brian Tracy

Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.

Og Mandino

Seek first to understand, then to be understood.

Stephen Covey

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

Albert Einstein

Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

What a dump.

Rosa Moline, Beyond The Forest (1949)

People don't care how much you know, until they know how much you care.

Anonymous

A man takes a drop too much once in a while, it's only human nature.

Charlie Allnut, Rose Sayer (1951)

It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.

Vince Lombardi

Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.

Woodrow Wilson

When you arrive at your future, will you blame your past ?

Robert Half

If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.

Romans 1218

To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The rare individual who honestly satisfies this heart-hunger ( praise ) will hold people in the palm of his hand, and even the undertaker will be sorry when he dies.

Dale Carnegie

The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.

Dennis Waitley

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

Elizabeth Bowen

I think people should mate for life, like pigeons or catholics.

Isaac Davis, Manhattan (1979)

Love is the universal thirst for a communion not merely of the senses, but of our whole nature.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Actions speak louder than words.

Proverb

The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.

Mike Litman

I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.

Abraham Lincoln

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

Charles Morgan

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

What can be said but not practiced is better not said. What can be practiced but not spoken of is better not done.

Baiyun

If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always gotten.

Unknown

The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.

Robert Half

Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.

Unknown

We love because it's the only true adventure.

Nikki Giovanni

Give me a lever long enough and a fulcrum on which to place it, and I shall move the world.

Archimedes

Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.

Dale Dauten

Difficulties strengthen the mind, as well as labor does the body.

Seneca

Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in kansas anymore.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.

Robert Half

Hasta la vista, baby. :

The Terminator, Terminator Judgment Day (1991)

My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

Abraham Lincoln

If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.

Benjamin Franklin

Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind

Earl Nightingale

I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.

Elie Wiesel

It's kind of fun to do the impossible.

Walt Disney

An Indian's dress of deer skins, which is wet a hundred times upon his back, dries soft; and his lodge also, which stands in the rains, and even through the severity of winter, is taken down as soft and as clean as when it was first put up.

George Catlin

An army of a thousand is easy to find, but, ah, how difficult to find a general.

Chinese Proverb

Ideas attract money, time, talents, skills, energy and other complementary ideas that will bring them into reality.

Mark Victor Hansen

Love is the river of life in the world.

Henry Ward Beecher

Happiness is a choice.

Barry Neil Kaufman

Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.

Albert Einstein

That'll do, pig. That'll do.

Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)

Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.

Cathy Carlyle

The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.

Zig Ziglar

Strength is life, weakness is death. Expansion is life, contraction is death. Love is life, hatred is death.

Swami Vivekananda

Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.

Vince Lombardi

We get to make a living , we give to make a life.

Winston Churchill

The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation

Thomas Edison

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!

Jim Ryun

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.

Washington Irving

Mr. Christian !

Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)

You can not plough a field by turning it over in your mind.

Unattributed

I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

Albert Einstein

Every choice one makes either expands or contracts the area in which he can make and implement future decisions. When one makes a choice, he irrevocably binds himself to the consequences of that choice.

Marion G. Romney

Don't sweat the small stuff.

Richard Carlson

My life is my message.

Mahatma Gandhi

Build a dream and the dream will build you.

Robert H. Schuller

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.

Richard Bach

You're happiest while you're making the greatest contribution.

Robert F. Kennedy

Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.

Washington Irving

Attica ! Attica !

Sonny Wortzik, Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

People fascinated by the idea of progress never suspect that every step forward is also a step on the way to the end.

Milan Kundera

The giving of love is an education in itself.

Eleanor Roosevelt

No, this trick won't work... How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love ?

Albert Einstein

Here's looking at you, kid.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

If money helps a man to do good to others, it is of some value , but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.

Swami Vivekananda

You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.

Jim Rohn

Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us footprints in the sands of time.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The dove is my emblem... . I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it... . I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.

Thomas Edison

We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.

Pogo

The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.

Helen Keller

You haven't failed until you quit trying.

Anonymous

Gort ! Klaatu barada nikto !

Helen Benson, The Day The Earth Stood Still (1951)

The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.

Thomas Jefferson

The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.

Swami Vivekananda

If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children.

Mahatma Gandhi

If one has to submit, it is wasteful not to do so with the best grace possible.

Winston Churchill

The person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.

John Stuart Mill

Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.

Stephen Covey

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but don't quit.

Conrad Hilton

Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.

Danny Kaye

People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.

Earl Nightingale

Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.

Mother Teresa

"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."

Samuel Johnson