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Virtuous and wise he was, but not severe , He still remember'd that he once was young.

John Armstrong

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It's like, I became such a good person, I almost forgot... I'm a world class liar, baby !

Taako

Nothing happens unless first we dream.

Carl Sandburg

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

Henry Ford

Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.

Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)

Take a watch to pieces and examine, however carefully, its separate parts in turn, and you will never come across the principles by which the watch keeps time.

Michael Polanyi

Average investors are on the outside trying to look into the inside of the company or property they are investing in.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.

Anonymous

Chance is the fool's name for fate.

Guy Holden, The Gay Divorcee (1934)

Trust in yourself. Your perceptions are often far more accurate than you are willing to believe.

Claudia Black

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !

Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - It goes on.

Robert Frost

Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.

Marianne Williamson

Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.

John Donne

The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.

Erma Bombeck

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

Waldo Lydecker, Laura (1944)

Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.

Sydney Harris

Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.

Earl Nightingale

Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.

Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)

It is love that makes the impossible possible.

Indian Proverb

It is only when we die each day to all that is old that there can be the new.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.

Oscar Wilde

There is a great man who makes every man feels small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.

G. K. Chesterton

Faced with the choice between changing one's mind and proving that there is no need to do so, almost everyone gets busy on the proof.

John Kenneth Galbraith

The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.

Rodney L. Parsley

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.

Anonymous

Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.

Jawaharlal Nehru

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

But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.

Karl Jaspers

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

Swami Vivekananda

We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.

Brian Andres

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.

Unknown

Give all to love; obey thy heart.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Thomas Edison

If you want to win friends, make it a point to remember them. If you remember my name, you pay me a subtle compliment ; you indicate that I have made an impression on you. Remember my name and you add to my feeling of importance.

Dale Carnegie

Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.

Jim Rohn

Seize the day.

Unknown

Tell me and I forget , show me and I remember , involve me and I understand.

Anonymous

Love is something eternal.

Vincent Van Gogh

A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.

Chinese Proverb

If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.

Henry David Thoreau

The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.

Abb D'Allanival

The crocodile is only strong in the water.

Angolan Proverb

Play for more than you can afford to lose and you will learn the game.

Winston Churchill

Few people think more than two or three times a year. I have made an international reputation by thinking once or twice a week.

George Bernard Shaw

Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.

Marcus Washling

It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.

Margaret Thatcher

I just love when people say I cant do something because all my life people said I wasn't going to make it.

Ted Turner

Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.

Lydia Maria Child

I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.

David O. McKay

For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change

Jim Rohn

Love is the river of life in the world.

Henry Ward Beecher

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

Albert Einstein

For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.

Anthony Robbins

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you have n't truly decided.

Anthony Robbins

Flowing blood is proof that you're alive, if it's for the sake of those you love

Makaino Kouji

The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.

Moliere

Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams !

Unknown

When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.

Norman Vincent Peale

The more you venture to live greatly, the more you will find within you what it takes to get on top of things and stay there.

Norman Vincent Peale

When you come to the edge of all the light you know and are about to step off into the darkness of the unknown, faith is knowing one of two things will happen. There will be something solid to stand on or you will be taught to fly.

Barbara Winter

One who seeks no friends is his own enemy.

Russian Proverb

The real leader has no need to lead, he is content to point the way.

Henry Miller

Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.

Norman Vincent Peale

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.

Leo Tolstoy

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!

Jim Ryun

If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

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

Abraham Lincoln

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.

Swami Vivekananda

Bad news, compadres, this place is magic as hell.

Taako

Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for ?

Robert Browning

All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.

Leo Tolstoy

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.

John Maxwell

Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.

Emily Dickinson

One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.

Napoleon Bonaparte

I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.

Kyle Schmidt

There are no gains without pains.

Adlai Stevenson

Love is smiling on the inside and out.

Jennifer Wilson

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

Machiavelli

Commit yourself to a dream... Nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?

Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.

Robert Frost

Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.

Robert H. Schuller

I'll be back.

The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)

Positive attitudes come in unlimited quantities. Everybody can have one free !

Harvey Mackay

I am someone else when I'm with you, someone more like myself.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.

Emmanuel Teney

The more connections you and your lover make, not just between your bodies, but between your minds, your hearts, and your souls, the more you will strengthen the fabric of your relationship, and the more real moments you will experience together.

Barbara De Angelis

Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability... . We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.

Thomas Edison

I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.

George Catlin

Love isn't decent. Love is glorious and shameless.

Elizabeth Von Arnim

An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.

Martin Luther King Jr.

The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.

Walter Bagehot

Take a chance ! All life is a chance. The man who goes the furthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.

Dale Carnegie

Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.

Corinthians

Always do the right thing.

Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)