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She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.

Jane Austen

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Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.

Thomas Edison

If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.

Lucy Larcom

Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.

Braveheart

Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.

Vincent Van Gogh

Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.

Islamic Proverb

Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.

Tom Hopkins

No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.

Greg Henry Quinn

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

The storm also beats on the house that is built on the rock.

Anonymous

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

Hasidic Proverb

The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.

Mark Twain

This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.

Chuck Sigars

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

A leader is a dealer in hope.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Most ball games are lost, not won.

Casey Stengel

The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.

Brian Tracy

The truth is more important than the facts.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Look at every situation as if you were in the future and you were looking back on it.

General Peter Schoomaker

Forget about it.

Donnie Brasco, Donnie Brasco (1997)

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

The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.

Moliere

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.

William James

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.

Albert Einstein

We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.

Cicero

He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.

Bette Davis

Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.

Plato

Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.

P.A.C. de Beaumarchais

If you want to win friends, make it a point to remember them. If you remember my name, you pay me a subtle compliment ; you indicate that I have made an impression on you. Remember my name and you add to my feeling of importance.

Dale Carnegie

My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.

Shakespeare

By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Dyin' ain't much of a living, boy.

Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)

As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.

Albert Einstein

Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.

Elbert Hubbard

Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.

Anonymous

Things do not change we change.

Henry David Thoreau

Funny like I'm a clown ? I amuse you ?

Tommy De Vito, Goodfellas (1990)

There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.

Anonymous

Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.

Abraham Maslow

The successful man is the average man, focused.

Anonymous

You must take personal responsibility. You can not change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.

Jim Rohn

Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.

Earl Nightingale

To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.

Hugh Prather

Change does not change tradition. It strengthens it. Change is a challenge and an opportunity, not a threat. Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.

Henry Steele Commager

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream.

Mark Twain

Success doesn't come to you, you go to it.

Marva Collins

The foundation my parents laid down with our faith continues to be my core.

Christy Borgeld

It is the patient building of character, the intense struggle to realize the truth, which alone will tell in the future of humanity.

Swami Vivekananda

Anything in life worth having is worth working for.

Andrew Carnegie

Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called present.

Unknown

He who hesitates is lost !

Proverb

I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.

Winston Churchill

Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes

Dennis Waitley

A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle

Gloria Steinhem

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Thomas Edison

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

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Those who work at a thing heart and soul not only achieve success in it but through their absorption in that they also realize the supreme truth - brahman. Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god.

Swami Vivekananda

Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.

Earl Nightingale

Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.

Joan Jett

Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.

Earl Nightingale

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

Robert Half

All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.

Thomas Edward Lawrence

Life is the flower for which love is the honey.

Victor Hugo

I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.

John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)

Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.

Swami Vivekananda

Get busy living or get busy dying.

Stephen King

If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x ; y is play ; and z is keeping your mouth shut.

Albert Einstein

My heart is ever at your service.

Shakespeare

Leadership - The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

I am fond of only what comes from the heart.

Martha Washington

I thought that training for the Olympics would be hardest thing I would ever have to do," former Olympic gymnast Jordyn Wieber said in court. "But the hardest thing I've ever had to do is process that I am a victim of Larry Nassar. But even though I'm a victim, I do not and will not live my life as one.

Jordyn Wieber

All the negative thoughts and ideas that are in the world have proceeded from this evil spirit of fear. Are people so afraid ? The answer is that they have made themselves helpless and dependent on others

Swami Vivekananda

Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.

Napoleon Hill

Men are often capable of greater things than they perform. They are sent into the world with bills of credit, and seldom draw to their full extent.

Horace Walpole

Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.

Greg Anderson

It is no use saying "we are doing our best". You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.

Winston Churchill

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

J. Stuart Keate

Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.

Rollo May

It is not our purpose to become each other , it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.

Hermann Hesse

Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.

Thomas Edison

Nothing happens unless first we dream.

Carl Sandburg

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

Mark Victor Hansen

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.

Scott Hayden

My parents told me that I could do and be anything I really wanted. I believed them.

Molly McDonald

Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.

Anonymous

We only love truly once. It is the first time and succeeding passions are less uncontrolled.

Du Coeur

Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.

Mother Teresa

The day will come when, after harnessing space, the winds, the tides and gravitation, we shall harness for god the energies of love. And on that day, for the second time in the history of the world, we shall have discovered fire.

Thornton Wilder

In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.

Albert Einstein

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

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

Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.

Tracy L. McNair

We are limited but we can push back the borders of our limitations.

Stephen Covey

How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?

Henry David Thoreau

Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking.

William B. Sprague