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Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.

Jean Anouilh

There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.

Jean Anouilh

Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.

Jean Anouilh

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If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.

Leo Tolstoy

The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.

Alvin Toffler

Hi-Yo, Silver !

The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)

Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.

Burton Hills

Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.

William Shakespeare

The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.

Benjamin Franklin

Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.

William Arthur Ward

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

There is no luck except where there is discipline.

Irish Proverb

Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Abraham Lincoln

Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose.

Thomas Edison

It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.

Jerry Greenfield

There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.

Henry Ford

These go to eleven.

Nigel Tufnel, This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.

Zig Ziglar

To understand your parents love you must raise children yourself.

Chinese Proverb

Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.

Alfred North Whitehead

The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.

Vince Lombardi

There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.

Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)

Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.

Unknown

I have loved to the point of madness, that which is called madness, that which to me, is the only sensible way to love.

Francoise Sagan

We didn't land on plymouth rock. Plymouth rock landed on us !

Malcolm X, Malcolm X (1992)

Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually.

Stephen Covey

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

Thomas Edison

The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.

Traditional Proverb

Let thy words be few.

Ecclesiastes

Kind words conquer.

Tamil Proverb

What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.

George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Maya Angelou

You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.

Anonymous

Every day in every way I am getting better and better.

Unknown

Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.

P. T. Barnum

Always do the right thing.

Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)

He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The old religions said that he was an atheist who did not believe in god. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.

Swami Vivekananda

Live Simply, Laugh Often, Love Deeply.

Unknown

Romance is the fuel that keeps love burning hot.

Rusty Silvey

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

E.E. Cummings

All love is sweet, given or returned.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.

Calvin Coolidge

Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.

Abraham Lincoln

We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.

Anthony Robbins

Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.

Jeff Valdez

Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.

Tom Clancy

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

Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)

"Every achiever I have ever met says, 'My life turned around when I began to believe in me.'"

Robert Schuller

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.

Leo Buscaglia

We go together, Laurie. I don't know why. Maybe like guns and ammunition go together.

Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.

Albert Einstein

Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.

Carl Sandburg

Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.

George F. Will

No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.

Aesop

The course of true love never did run smooth.

Shakespeare

If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.

Winston Churchill

Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.

Al Franken

Happiness is a state of mind.

Unknown

As a writer, I tell stories and people give me money. Then financial planners tell me stories, and I give them money.

Martin Cruz Smith

To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.

Paul R. Ehrlich

Think and grow rich.

Napoleon Hill

I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,

Oscar Madison, F (1968)

A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.

Fried Green Tomatoes

I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.

Bill Cosby

Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.

Voltaire

It's always darkest before the dawn.

Unknown

Go ahead, make my day.

Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)

Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.

James F. Bymes

Only in his own way and not in any other can the one who strives perfect himself. He who lays hold of the rung of his companion and lets go of his own rung, through him neither the one nor the other will be realized.

Martin Buber

You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.

Dennis Waitley

Honor the ocean of love.

George de Benneville

Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.

Anthony Robbins

Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.

Ashley Brilliant

If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.

William A. Ward

The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.

Allard Lowenstein

Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up

James Baldwin

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

Somerset Maugham

Success is the child of audacity.

Benjamin Disraeli

You betcha !

Marge Gunderson, Fargo (1996)

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

Admiral Collingwood

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

Og Mandino

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

Winston Churchill

Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.

Napoleon Hill

Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.

Benjamin Disraeli

Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.

Smiley Blanton

You're my Lassie come home.

Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)

One can spend a lifetime assigning blame, find the cause 'out there' for all the troubles that exist. Contrast this with the 'responsible attitude' of confronting the situation, bad or good, and instead of asking, 'What caused the trouble ? Who was to blame ?' asking 'How can I handle this present situation to make the most of it ? What can I salvage here ?'

Abraham Maslow

Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast.

Thomas Edison

Commit yourself to a dream... Nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

The search for someone to blame is always successful.

Robert Half

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.

Edmund Burke

Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.

Anonymous

The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.

Albert Einstein

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

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

Earl Nightingale

Life is the first gift, love is the second.

Marge Piercy

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

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

If I know what love is, it is because of you.

Hermann Hesse