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The heart is wiser than the intellect.

J.G. Holland

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Yo, Adrian !

Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)

Mr. Allen, this may come as a shock to you, but there are some men who don't end every sentence with a proposition.

Jan Morrow, Pillow Talk (1959)

Intelligence without ambition is like a bird without wings.

C. Archie Danielson

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.


Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.

Louisa May Alcott

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


Don't knock masturbation. It's sex with someone I love.

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

The best things in life are not things.


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

Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.

Dennis Waitley

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

Love understands all languages.

Romanian Proverb

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William Arthur Ward

Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?

Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)

Don't water your weeds.

Harvey Mackay

Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.

English Proverb

Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.

Henry Ford

Along with trustworthiness, consistency is the thing to look for when you surround yourself with people who can help you on your quest.

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No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

L-I-V-E ! Live ! Otherwise, you got nothing to talk about in the locker room.

Maude, Harold And Maude (1971)

Non !

Marcel Marceau, Silent Movie (1976)

None are homely who smile.

Robert Half

The memory of my mother will always be a blessing to me.

Thomas Edison

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

If you don't learn from your mistakes, there's no sense making them.


The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.

Albert Einstein

Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.


It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.

Zig Ziglar

Don't call me a saint - I don't want to be dismissed that easily.

Dorothy Day

Woody, I know what your problem is. You're just like me. Trash !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.

Mother Theresa

Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.

Joe Clark

Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.

Rene Dubos

Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.

Congolese Proverb

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Edward Young

You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.

Irish Proverb

Vivacity, leadership, must be had, and we are not allowed to be nice in choosing. We must fetch the pump with dirty water, if clean can not be had.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.

Winston Churchill

This too, shall pass.

Persian Proverb

He who dares nothing need hope for nothing.


Without love our life is a, ship without a rudder, like a body without a soul.

Sholem Aleichem

I'm Multi-Dimensional !


Who so loves believes the impossible.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success.

Henry Ward Beecher

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

John C. Maxwell

We belong dead.

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Leadership is a secret ingredient that goes into failure. But it's only kept a secret from the person who fails.

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The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.

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There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.

Albert Einstein

There are two kinds of failures. The man who will do nothing he is told, and the man who will do nothing else.

Perle Thompson

God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.

Swami Vivekananda

Failures don't plan to fail, they fail to plan.

Harvey Mackay

You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.

Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)

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

Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.

Earl Nightingale

The willow knows what the storm does not that the power to endure harm outlives the power to inflict it.

Blood Of The Martyr

Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.

Leo Buscaglia

My heart shall be thy garden.

Alice Meynell

Dreams are the reality of tomorrow.

Dean Marshall

Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.


If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.

Orville Wright

I'm the ghost with the most, babe.

Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.

Dalai Lama

Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.

Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)

Bond. James Bond.

James Bond, Dr No (1962)

And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.


Authentic leaders have absorbed the fundamental fact of existence -- that you can't get around life's inherent contradictions. The leadership mind is spacious. It has ample room for the ambiguities of the world, for conflicting feelings, and for contradictory ideas. I believe that the central leadership attribute is the ability to manage polarity.

Peter Koestenbaum

There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.

John Andrew Holmes Jr.

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.

Margaret Thatcher

My definition of success is to live your life in a way that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain - and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel a lot more pleasure than they do pain.

Anthony Robbins

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.

Darrell Royal

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

Dennis Waitley

Kind words conquer.

Tamil Proverb

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.


Anything is possible.


It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.

Winston Churchill

When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.

Helen Keller

When you study great teachers... you will learn much more from their caring and hard work than from their style.

William Glasser

Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !

Thomas Edison

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.

Vito Corleone, The Godfather (1972)

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

Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.

Thomas Fuller

Before we can forgive one another, we must understand one another

Emma Goldman

They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.

Latin Proverb

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

Samuel Johnson

Love is the flower you've got to let grow.

John Lennon

"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.

George P. Burnham

In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it

Mary Norton Gordon

Love does not conquer all things, but it does set all things right.


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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.

Napoleon Hill

You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.


Reflection doesn't take anything away from decisiveness, from being a person of action. In fact, it generates the inner toughness that you need to be an effective person of action -- to be a leader. Think of leadership as some of two vectors competence: (your specialty, your skills, your know-howl) and authenticity: (your identity, your character, your attitude) .

Peter Koestenbaum