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There may be peace without joy, and joy without peace, but the two combined make happiness

John Buchan

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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

I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.

Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)

Anything is possible.

Unknown

Love is a moment that lasts forever.

Julie Wittey

Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?

Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)

Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.

Swami Vivekananda

The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.

Richard M. Devos

To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable

Helen Keller

Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.

Christy Borgeld

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

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.

Erich Fromm

Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in kansas anymore.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.

Rose Franken

There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.

William Wordsworth

Love is the only rational act.

Morrie Schwarz

This one step, choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.

Scott Reed

Shut up and deal.

Fran Kubelik, The Apartment (1960)

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

Virgil

No matter where you go, there you are.

Steven Wright

That first peak is the best place to pause and look back, to see if you took the easiest route, to learn the lessons from the first climb. And it is the best place to examine the terrain ahead, to change your plans and goals, to take a deep breath and begin climbing again.

Michael Johnson

I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.

Abraham Lincoln

The Athenians, alarmed at the internal decay of their Republic, asked Demosthenes what to do. His reply: Do not do what you are doing now.

Joseph Ray

As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.

Albert Einstein

The way to happiness : keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Fill your life with love. Scatter sunshine. Forget self, think of others. Do as you would be done by. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.

Norman Vincent Peale

Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.

Swami Vivekananda

If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.

Steve Martin

The handgun would not be my choice of weapon if I knew I was going to a fight. ...I'd choose a rifle, a shotgun, an RPG or an atomic bomb instead.

Clint Smith

Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.

Karl G. Maeser

Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.

Publilius Syrus

A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.

Charles M. Schwab

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

We'll always have Paris.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

Hard work pays off.

Unknown

If you can't sleep, then get up and do something instead of lying there and worrying. It's the worry that gets you, not the loss of sleep.

Dale Carnegie

Let him that would move the world first move himself.

Socrates

Mama says, Stupid is as stupid does.

Young Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

The idea of working all your life, saving, and putting money into a retirement account is a very slow plan.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

People who worked with me or knew me still called me the 'world's fastest human' because I almost never stopped. I'd found that I could get more done with no regular job or regular hours at all, but by being on my own, flying to speak here, help with a public relations campaign for some client there, tape my regular jazz radio show one morning at 5:00 a.m. before leaving on a plane for another city or another continent three hours later to preside over a major sporting event.

Jesse Owens

To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.

Anonymous

It is one of the most beautiful compensations of life, that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired.

Unknown

Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.

David McCullough

Love like there is no tomorrow.

Unknown

Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.

Woodrow Wilson

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

Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Blaise Pascal

Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !

Jerry, Some Like It Hot (1959)

Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.

Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)

Till I loved, I never lived, enough.

Emily Dickinson

If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost, that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.

Henry David Thoreau

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.

Anthony Robbins

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

Thomas Jefferson

Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.

Mingjiao

Captain, it is I, Ensign Pulver, and I just threw your stinking palm tree overboard. Now, what's all this crud about no movie tonight ?

Ensign Pulver, Mister Roberts (1955)

A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.

Maya Angelou

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

Tom Peters

When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make a lemonade.

Dale Carnegie

Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.

William James

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

May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love.

L.O. Baird

Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.

Anonymous

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness, that frightens us most. We were born to make manifest the glory of God that is within us. It's not just in some of us, it's in all of us. And when we let our own light shine, we unconsciously give other people permission to do the same. As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Marianne Williamson

We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.

George Bernard Shaw

I have not failed. I've just found ways that don't work

William Ernest Henley

The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Robert H. Schuller

Each person born into this world represents something new, something that never existed before, something original and unique.

Martin Buber

Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character.

Thomas Edison

Never Quit.

Unknown

Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.

Frank Lloyd Wright

They call me Mister Tibbs !

Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)

The dove is my emblem. I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it. I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.

Thomas Edison

You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.

Lisa Grude

It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.

Sandra Swinney

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.

Charles M. Shultz

One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.

Dale Carnegie

Where there is no vision, the people perish.

Proverbs 29:18

There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.

Henry Ford

Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win -- essential to success.

Napoleon Hill

Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.

Thomas Edison

I am your father.

Darth Vader, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.

Pierre Abelard

Service is the rent we pay to be living. It is the very purpose of life and not something you do in your spare time.

Marian Wright Edelman

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.

Anonymous

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

I don't like your manners.

Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.

Abraham Lincoln

In love beggar and king are equal.

Indian Proverb

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

Allan K. Chalmers

Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.

Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)

Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.

Voltaire

Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me ?

Cinderella

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.

Walter Winchell

It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.

Mother Teresa

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

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

Anonymous

An obstacle is often a stepping stone.

Prescott