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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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Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.

Albert Einstein

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.

James Oppenheim

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Chinese Proverb

Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?

Anonymous

When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.

Bruce Lee

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.

J. Robert Oppenheimer

I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !

Howard Beale, Network (1976)

Happiness is a state of activity.

Aristotle

The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.

Confucius

Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.

William Ellery Channing

The only time I really become discouraged is when I think of all the things I would like to do and the little time I have in which to do them.

Thomas Edison

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

Albert Einstein

When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?

Bruce Lee

Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. quotes

W. Clement Stone

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

Edmund Burke

If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.

Rachel Carlson

The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.

John Powell

Love knows no bounds.

Unknown

My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.

Shakespeare

Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.

Joyce Brothers

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity, an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.

Unknown

I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken, and I'd rather remember it as it was at it's best than mend it and see the broken places as long as I lived

Margaret Mitchell

I'll remember you, honey. You're the one that got away.

Hud Bannon, Hud (1963)

One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.

John Gardner

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.

Tommy Lasorda

Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.

Napoleon Hill

Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.

Mahatma Gandhi

Why hesitate? Upon the plains of hesitation are the bleached bones of countless millions, who on the threshold of victory sat down to wait, and in waiting they died.

Unattributed

Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.

Guillaume Apollinaire

Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !

Lewis Carroll

Misfortunes, untoward events, lay open, disclose the skill of a general, while success conceals his weakness, his weak points.

Horace

Truth fears no questions.

Unattributed

The art of love, is largely the art of persistence.

Albert Ellis

The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.

Plato

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

Sholem Aleichem

It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.

Marcel Proust

Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.

Zig Ziglar

She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.

Jane Austen

Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.

Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)

Whoever said anybody has a right to give up ?

Marian Wright Edelman

Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary person does not hear.

Thomas Edison

One lie ruins a thousand truths.

Ghanaian Proverb

Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.

Benjamin Disraeli

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

Anonymous

The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.

Albert Einstein

Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.

Joan Crawford

In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love you want the other person.

Margaret Anderson

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

To me, at least the way that I teach it, all types of knowledge ultimately means self-knowledge. So, therefore they're coming in and asking me to teach them not so much how to defend themselves or how to do somebody in. Rather, they want to learn to express themselves through some movement, be it anger, be it determination or whatever. So, in other words, they're paying me to show them, in combative form, the art of expressing the human body.

Bruce Lee

Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Love - the feeling - is a fruit of love, the verb.

Stephen Covey

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

Albert Einstein

The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.

Vince Lombardi

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Vegas, baby.

Trent, Swingers (1996)

Living a life of integrity is one of the greatest missions we can undertake.

Greg Anderson

Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.

David Lloyd George

I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.

Henry David Thoreau

Without the human community one single human being cannot survive.

Dalai Lama

Our schools and are not teaching students to think. It is astonishing how many young people have difficulty in putting their brains definitely and systematically to work.

Thomas Edison

Respect the past in the full measure of its desserts, but do not make the mistake of confusing it with the present nor seek in it the ideals of the future.

Jose Incenerios

A martini. Shaken, not stirred.

James Bond, Goldfinger (1964)

Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.

Satchel Paige

There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.

George Santayana

In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.

Lee Iacocca

Seek first to understand and then to be understood.

Steven Covey

If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.

Mark Twain

The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.

Arthur C. Clarke

Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.

D.H. Lawrence

Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.

Rene Dubos

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes but don't quit.

Conrad Hilton

Live Well... Laugh Often... Love Much.

Unknown

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

Earl Nightingale

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

All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.

Harvey Mackay

How can a society that exists on instant mashed potatoes, packaged cake mixes, frozen dinners, and instant cameras teach patience to its young ?

Paul Sweeney

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

Stephen Covey

An avoidance of true communication is tantamount to a relinquishment of my self- being , if I withdraw from it I am betraying not only the other but myself.

Karl Jaspers

Love is a haunting melody that I have never mastered and I fear I never will.

William S. Burroughs

A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.

Elbert Hubbard

Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.

Helen Keller

You can not plough a field by turning it over in your mind.

Unattributed

And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.

Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)

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

Isaac Bashevis

Rough spots sharpen our performance. And more often than not, obstacles can be turned into advantages. You just can't let your disappointment get in the way.

Harvey Mackay

If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

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

Elbert Hubbard

One rule of action more important than all others is consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.

Calvin Coolidge

A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.

Edgar J. Mohn

A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards.

Karl Kraus

Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.

Zig Ziglar

You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.

Tom Hannah

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

English Proverb

The grand essentials of happiness are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.

Allan K. Chalmers

The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.

William Osler

Never Quit.

Unknown

Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Seneca

The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.

Plutarch