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The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.

Jean Piaget

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Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.

Nick Richardson

It may be all right to be content with what you have, never with what you are.

B.C. Forbes

It is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.

Henry Ward Beecher

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

Elbert Hubbard

Money without brains is always dangerous.

Napoleon Hill

When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.

Mark Twain

Come out, come out, wherever you are !

Max Cady, Cape Fear (1991)

Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.

Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

Albert Einstein

Know thyself was the inscription over the Oracle at Delphi. And it is still the most difficult task any of us faces. But until you truly know yourself, strengths and weaknesses, know what you want to do and why you want to do it, you can not succeed in any but the most superficial sense of the word. The leader never lies to himself, especially about himself, knows his flaws as well as his assets, and deals with them directly. You are your own raw material. When you know what you consist of and why you want to make of it, then you can invent yourself.

Warren Bennis

To understand your parents love you must raise children yourself.

Chinese Proverb

The truth is more important than the facts.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.

Stephen Covey

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

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

Anonymous

Be loyal to people in their absence. Then watch how others begin having more faith and confidence in you, because they know you won't be talking about them behind their backs.

Stephen Covey

We didn't need dialogue. We had faces.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.

Chinese Proverb

If you face a delicate situation, don't go into it wearing your spurs or you'll rip it apart. Instead, dress for the occasion. Cloak yourself in diplomacy. Vest yourself with wisdom, and wear a smile.

Anne Mackay Thompson

Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

This above all, To Thine Own Self Be True.

William Shakespeare

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.

Red Cloud

If you don't first handle fear and desire, and you get rich, you'll be a high pay slave.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.

Samuel Johnson

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 most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.

Victor Hugo

Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.

Lisa Hoffman

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.

Swami Vivekananda

The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.

Abraham Lincoln

The heart that loves is always young.

Greek Proverb

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.

Confucius

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

Smiley Blanton

Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for ?

Robert Browning

Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.

Norman Vincent Peale

Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.

Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

Love is letting go of fear.

Gerald Jampolsky

Love is a little haven of refuge from the world.

Bertrand Russell

Only those who are absolutely their true selves in this world can have pervading influence.

Confucius

If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won't, you most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad.

Dennis Waitley

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

Mother Teresa

Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.

Swami Vivekananda

I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.

Rabindranath Tagore

Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.

Margaret B. Runbeck

Encouragement is oxygen to the soul.

Harvey Mackay

Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it can not be seen or measured - yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more than any material possession ever could.

Barbara De Angelis

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

God is subtle but he is not malicious.

Albert Einstein

Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.

William Shakespeare

Happiness can not be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.

Dennis Waitley

The search for someone to blame is always successful.

Robert Half

If we are to achieve results never before accomplished, we must expect to employ methods never before attempted.

Francis Bacon

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

Robert Half

Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas

That which does not kill you makes you stronger.

Neitzsche

Find out what it means to die - not physically, that's inevitable - but to die to everything that is known, to die to your family, to your attachments, to all the things that you have accumulated, the known, the known pleasures, the known fears. Die to that every minute and you will see what it means to die so that the mind is made fresh, young, and therefore innocent, so that there is incarnation not in a next life, but the next day.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.

Anonymous

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.

Helen Keller

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

William Curry Theodore

What is essential is invisible to the eyes.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Honesty characterizes the person and enables him to create an identity, to communicate a real presence, and to establish authentic bonds with others. The individual increasingly comes to know who he is through the stand he takes when he expresses his ideas, values, beliefs, and convictions, and through the declaration and ownership of his feelings.

Clark Moustakas

As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.

Michael Johnson

An executive is a person who always decides , sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.

John H. Patterson

Fear is the parent of cruelty.

J.A. Froude

Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be a revelation.

Eileen Caddy

In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank, The Diary Of Anne Frank (1959)

The time to make friends is before you need them.

Traditional Proverb

Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.

Charles F. Kettering

Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.

Edmund Burke

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

The person we believe ourselves to be will always act in a manner consistent with our self-image.

Brian Tracy

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.

Anais Nin

It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.

Christian Nestell Bovee

We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.

Cicero

What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.

Isaac Bashevis

What is a friend ? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.

Aristotle

I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.

Robert Southey

From what we get, we can make a living, what we give, however makes a life.

Arthur Ashe

Never Quit.

Unknown

Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

You must motivate yourself every day.

Matthew Stasior

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

Rollo May

A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.

Donald Trump

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.

Dale Carnegie

When I hear somebody sigh, life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, compared to what ?

Sydney Harris

He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.

Anonymous

She's my sister ! She's my daughter !

Evelyn Mulwray, Chinatown (1974)

How different our lives are when we really know what is deeply important to us, and keeping that picture in mind, we manage ourselves each day to be and to do what really matters most.

Stephen Covey

Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.

Zig Ziglar

Be grateful to the Man you help, think of him as god. Is it not a great privilege to be allowed to worship god by helping our fellow men ?

Swami Vivekananda

In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.

Cicero

Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.

King Mongkut, The King And (1956)

The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.

Larry Page

Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.

Sandy Wilson

Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?

Robert Half

Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.

Ralph Waldo Emerson