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Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant, they is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.

Johann Gottfried Von Herder

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All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.

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Unknown

Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.

Martin Luther King Jr.

There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.

William Shakespeare

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

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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.

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Love means never having to say you're sorry.

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It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.

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Love means never having to say you're sorry.

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The world belongs to the energetic.

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Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.

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Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.

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Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.

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Hatred paralyzes life, love releases it. Hatred confuses life, love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life, love illumines it.

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In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.

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Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.

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And for an hour, for an hour, I'm the best actress in the world.

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Character is higher than intellect... A great soul will be strong to live, as well as to think.

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You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

Anonymous

Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.

Unknown

Life is the flower for which love is the honey.

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Among the things you can give and still keep are your word, a smile, and a grateful heart.

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If I can line up the people who, back through the ages, have gone at life in ways I greatly admire, then I can feel their strength supporting me, all their standards and values pointing the way in which I am to go.

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Experience tells you what to do; confidence allows you to do it.

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Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.

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Never giving up and pushing forward will unlock all the potential we are capable of.

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It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.

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High expectations are the key to everything.

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All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.

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All things are created twice. There's a mental or first creation, and a physical or second creation of all things. You have to make sure that the blueprint, the first creation, is really what you want, that you've thought everything through. Then you put it into bricks and mortar. Each day you go to the construction shed and pull out the blueprint to get marching orders for the day. You begin with the end in mind.

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The several tribes of indians inhabiting the regions of the upper missouri, and of whom I spoke in my last letter, are undoubtedly the finest looking, best equipped, and most beautifully costumed of any on the continent.

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Above all, beware of compromises. I do not mean that you are to get into antagonism with anybody, but you have to hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others "fads" through the greed of getting supporters.

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Unknown

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.

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Procrastination is the thief of time.

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

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In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.

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Find the good -- and praise it.

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The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.

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You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?

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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.

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When I was a boy of 14, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be 21, I was astonished by how much the old man had learned in 7 years.

Mark Twain

Formal education will make you a living, self-education will make you a fortune.

Jim Rohn

All paths lead nowhere, so it is important to choose a path that has heart.

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This is a great fact : strength is life, weakness is death. Strength is felicity, life eternal, immortal , weakness is constant strain and misery, weakness is death.

Swami Vivekananda

We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.

Saint Bernard of Clairvaux

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.

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It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.

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No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.

William E. Gladstone

Whatever it takes !

Unknown

Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.

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People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.

Abraham Lincoln

Mr. Christian !

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If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?

Hillel

For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.

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No one knows what he can do until he tries.

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The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

All mankind love a lover.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Level with your child by being honest. Nobody spots a phony quicker than a child.

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I didn't have time to hire half my coaching staff. I didn't know any of the players by sight, but somehow we got through spring ball with the help of a couple of graduate assistants.

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The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.

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

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One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.

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In life you need either inspiration or desperation.

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Always bear in mind, that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.

Abraham Lincoln

Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.

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You must think of failure and defeat as the spring boards to new achievements, and to the next level of accomplishment.

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The land where humanity has attained its highest towards gentleness, towards generosity, towards purity, towards calmness - it is India.

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In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.

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

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Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.

Unattributed

Don't take no for an answer, never submit to failure. Do not be fobbed off with mere personal success or acceptance. You will make all kinds of mistakes, but as long as you are generous and true, and also fierce, you can not hurt the world or even seriously distress her. She was made to be wooed by youth.

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

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You're gonna need a bigger boat.

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He who knows all the answers has not yet been asked all the questions.

Unattributed

Every shot you don't take is a guaranteed miss.

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The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -

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Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars.

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

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Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.

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Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.

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It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.

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Only when all contribute their firewood can they build up a strong fire.

Chinese Proverb

Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.

Napoleon Bonaparte

You can't expect people to look eye to eye with you if you are looking down on them.

Anonymous

Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.

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People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.

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There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

A heart as soft, a heart as kind, a heart as sound and free as in the whole world thou canst find that heart I'll give to thee.

Robert Herrick

For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice. No paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.

John Burroughs

There are no perfect human beings ! My personal judgments are that no perfect human being is possible or even conceivable, but that human beings are far more improvable than most people believe.

Abraham Maslow

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

These go to eleven.

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