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Action is the antidote to despair.

Joan Baez

You don't get to choose how you're going to die, only how you're going to live.

Joan Baez

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Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.

Laertius Diogenes

To know me is to love me.

Unknown

If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.

Benjamin Franklin

The only disability in life is a bad attitude.

Scott Hamilton

Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.

Stephen Covey

A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.

Confucius

Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Will you stop, Dave? Stop, Dave. I'm afraid.

Hal (V.O.), 2001: A Space Odyssey (2001)

It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.

William Carlos Williams

The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.

Anonymous

You think I'm licked. You all think I'm licked. Well, I'm not licked. And I'm going to stay right here and fight for this lost cause. Even if this room gets filled with lies like these, and the taylors and all their armies come marching into this place.

Jefferson Smith, Mr Smith Goes To Washington (1939)

Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.

Machiavelli

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

Bill Cosby

Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves ; and under a just God, cannot long retain it.

Abraham Lincoln

Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.

Carl Bard

He who lives without discipline dies without honor.

Icelandic Proverb

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Oprah Winfrey

Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.

Jim Rohn

We come to beginnings only at the end.

William Bridges

Follow the money.

Deep Throat, All The President's Men (1976)

Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.

Walter Winchell

Immaturity can last a lifetime.

Robert Half

I wouldn't give you two cents for all your fancy rules if, behind them, they didn't have a little bit of plain, ordinary, everyday kindness and a little looking out for the other fella, too.

Jefferson Smith, Mr. Smith Goes To Washington (1939)

Where there is no vision, the people perish.

Proverbs 29:18

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Swami Vivekananda

I maintained my edge by always being a student, you will always have something new to learn.

Jackie Joyner Kersee

The most important part of being a leader is maintaining the desire to keep on learning. That means learning about yourself, about your peers, and about the people you serve.

Brian Koval

Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.

Zig Ziglar

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

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

Unless we think of others and do something for them, we miss one of the greatest sources of happiness.

Ray Lyman Wilbur

A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.

Anonymous

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

Winston Churchill

Change comes from within.

Unknown

A way of life can not be successful so long as it is mere intellectual conviction. It must be deeply felt, deeply believed, dominant even in dreams.

Bertrand Russell

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.

Swami Vivekananda

The beginning is the half of every action.

Greek Proverb

After your jump, the net appears.

Vincent Lauria

God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.

Unknown

I am quite correctly described as 'more of a sponge than an inventor'.

Thomas Edison

The measure of a man is what he does with power.

Greek Proverb

We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.

Malcolm Gladwell

Ideas won't keep, something must be done about them.

Alfred Whitefield

Keep away from small 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

I think we deserve a break.

Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)

Elementary, my dear Watson.

Sherlock Holmes, The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes (1939)

Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.

Harvey Mackay

Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.

Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)

We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

They're here !

Carol Anne Freeling, Poltergeist (1982)

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

Albert Einstein

When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.

Abraham Lincoln

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do.

Dennis Waitley

Knowing means to penetrate through the surface, in order to arrive at the roots, and hence the causes, knowing means to "see" reality in its nakedness. Knowing does not mean to be in the possession of the truth , it means to penetrate the surface and to strive critically and actively in order to approach truth ever more closely.

Erich Fromm

Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.

Dennis Waitley

Love is not selfish.

Corinthians

And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

I'm not here just to make a living, I'm here to make a difference.

Helice Bridges

There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.

Anthony Robbins

Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.

Chinese Proverb

Abilities wither under faultfinding, blossom with encouragement.

Donald A. Laird

It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.

Bruce Lee

To be able to say how much love, is love but little.

Petrarch

I am your number one fan.

Annie Wilkes, Misery (1990)

God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.

Swami Vivekananda

Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.

Sarah Bernhardt

Tell 'em to go out there with all they got and win just one for the Gipper.

Knute Rockne, Knute Rockne All American (1940)

I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.

Paul McCartney

I want everyone to be the way I strive to become -- to be himself in his truth. Do not follow me, follow yourself ! is the existential challenge. Self-being awakens self-being but does not force itself on it.

Karl Jaspers

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.

Harrison Ford

Ideals serve well as our guides. They are like beacons on a journey , they do not permit us to tarry, as though our goal and rest were already contained in them.

Karl Jaspers

Michael, we're bigger than U.S. Steel.

Hyman Roth, The Godfather: Part II (1974)

We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.

Martha Washington

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

Dale Carnegie

Success is a journey not a destination.

Ben Sweetland

A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds, it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change.

Earl Nightingale

Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.

Rhett Butler

There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.

Nicholas Sparks

Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.

Kahlil Gibran

Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.

Swami Vivekananda

It is my principle that the will of the majority should always prevail.

Thomas Jefferson

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 most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.

Winston Churchill

Happiness is not a matter of events, it depends upon the tides of the mind.

Alice Meynell

You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.

Zig Ziglar

In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.

Elizabeth Ashley

Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul

Les Hewitt

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

Anonymous

The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.

Blaise Pascal

Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.

Swami Vivekananda

To me, the idea and expectation that the day is slowly and surely coming when we will be able to honestly say we are our brother's keeper and not his oppressor is very beautiful.

Thomas Edison

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

Cicero

No involvement, no commitment.

Stephen Covey

I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.

Robert G. Ingersoll

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

Robert T. Kiyosaki

You owe me nothing for giving the love that I give. You owe me nothing for caring the way that I have. I give you thanks for receiving , it's my privilege, and you owe me nothing in return.

Alanis Morrissette

Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.

W. Clement Stone

As you think in your heart, so shall you be.

Proverb

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry Kaiser