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Pay no attention to what the critics say , no statue has ever been erected to a critic.

Jean Sibelius

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The leader has a clear idea of what he wants to do -- professionally and personally -- and the strength to persist in the face of setbacks, even failures.

Warren G. Bennis

A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.

Iranian Proverb

Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.

Dennis Waitley

He who dares nothing need hope for nothing.

Anonymous

It means a great deal to those who are oppressed to know that they are not alone. And never let anyone tell you that what you are doing is insignificant. Bishop

Desmond Tutu

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

Let's go home, Debbie.

Ethan Edwards, The Searchers (1956)

Old love does not rust.

Estonian Proverb

They can because they think they can.

Virgil

Success often comes to those who dare to act. It seldom goes to the timid who are ever afraid of the consequences.

Jawaharlal Nehru

Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.

Stephen Covey

We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.

Ovid

Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.

W. Clement Stone

It takes a whole village to raise a child.

African Proverb

If I have the belief that I can do it, I shall surely acquire the capacity to do it even if I may not have the capacity at the beginning.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

William B. Sprague

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire

It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.

Abraham Lincoln

Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.

Thomas Carlyle

If you want a do-right woman, you have to be a do-right man

Aretha Franklin

You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

Abraham Lincoln

You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.

Dennis Waitley

Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first.

Anonymous

The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.

King Solomon

No fate is worse than a life without a love.

Mexican Proverb

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

Mahatma Gandhi

The past does not equal the future.

Anthony Robbins

And that's how you play "Get the Guests".

George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)

The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.

Mark Twain

Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.

St Francis De Sales

The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.

John Ruskin

Wisdom is knowledge, rightly applied.

Anonymous

Love knows no bounds.

Unknown

There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.

Nelson Mandela

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

William James

In my case, self-absorption is completely justified. I have never discovered any other subject so worthy of my attention.

Waldo Lydecker, Laura (1944)

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature.

Anne Frank

Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

The sun will come up tomorrow

Unknown

I have seen too much of the vanity of human affairs, to expect felicity from the splendid scenes of public life.

Martha Washington

Love is the only gold.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.

Robert Browning

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

Bertrand Russell

Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.

John Dryden

Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.

Stephen Covey

Mac, you ever been in love ?

Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)

Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.

Paulo Coelho

Believe it is possible to solve your problem. Tremendous things happen to the believer. So believe the answer will come. It will.

Norman Vincent Peale

Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.

African Proverb

We are responsible for what we are, and whatever we wish ourselves to be, we have the power to make ourselves. If what we are now has been the result of our own past actions, it certainly follows that whatever we wish to be in the future can be produced by our present actions, so we have to know how to act.

Swami Vivekananda

True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.

Paul Sweeney

The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.

Norman Vincent Peale

The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.

Voltaire

Let those love now who never loved before. Let those who always loved, now love the more.

Thomas Parnell

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

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)

Why should a man be moral ? Because this strengthens his will.

Swami Vivekananda

Love is a hole in the heart.

Ben Hecht

It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.

Linda Conway

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

Elizabeth Bowen

You will never find time for anything. You must make it.

Charles Buxton

If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.

Anonymous

The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.

Arthur C. Clarke

We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.

Winston Churchill

The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.

Anonymous

You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

This is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure.

Winston Churchill

Any fool can criticize, condemn, and complain -- and most fools do.

Dale Carnegie

A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.

Albert Einstein

Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.

Lord Byron

All you need is love.

John Lennon

Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.

Anonymous

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.

Goethe

I am both pleased but astonished by the fact that mankind has not yet begun to use all the means and devices that are available for destruction. I hope that such weapons are never manufactured in quantity.

Thomas Edison

What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.

George Eliot

Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.

Sidney Jourard

He who hesitates is lost !

Proverb

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

Elbert Hubbard

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

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

Henry Ford

Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.

Thomas Jefferson

We came to enjoy, we are being enjoyed. We came to rule, we are being ruled. We came to work, we are being worked. All the time, we find that. And this comes into every detail of our life.

Swami Vivekananda

For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.

Anne Sophie Swetchine

We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.

Winston Churchill

Love is the emblem of eternity, it confounds all notion of time, effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.

Germaine De Stael

I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.

Thomas Jefferson

Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.

J. Petit Senn

Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.

Dennis Waitley

Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.

Charles Dickens

Hoke, you're my best friend.

Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)

Our limitations and success will be based, most often, on your own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.

Dennis Waitley

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

Josey Wales, The Outlaw Josey Wales (1976)

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

William Shakespeare

Nobody puts baby in a corner.

Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)

Feel the fear and do it anyway.

Susan Jeffers

The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.

Plato

Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.

Dennis Waitley

It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.

Dennis Waitley