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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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What is life without the radiance of love.

Von Schiller

Every time we open our mouths, men look into our minds.

Anonymous

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

Sarah Bernhardt

The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.

Don Marquis

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is often a step forward.

Thomas Edison

In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.

Thomas Jefferson

It's hard to believe that you haven't had sex for two hundred years.

Luna Schlosser, Miles Monroe (1973)

The vedanta recognizes no sin, it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you are a sinner, a miserable creature, and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that.

Swami Vivekananda

The dingo took my baby !

Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)

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

Sandra Swinney

Success consists of doing the common things of life uncommonly well.

Unattributed

Be grateful to the Man you help, think of him as god. Is it not a great privilege to be allowed to worship god by helping our fellow men ?

Swami Vivekananda

I never worry about action, but only about inaction.

Winston Churchill

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

Booker T. Washington

A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.

John Lennon Mignon McLaughlin

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.

William James

Life must be lived on a higher plane. We must go up to a higher platform, to which we are always invited to ascend, there, the whole aspect of things changes.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.

Jim Rohn

Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.

Winston Churchill

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

W. Clement Stone

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.

Joseph Joubert

Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.

Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)

Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.

Emily P. Bissell

Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.

Chinese Proverb

You can not step twice into the same river, for other waters are continually flowing on.

Heraclitus

Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.

J.M. Barrie

Inch by inch, it's a cinch.

Robert H. Schuller

A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.

Francis Bacon

Your neighbor's vision is as true for him as your own vision is true for you.

Miguel de Unamuno

If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.

Jim Rohn

Motivation is like food for the brain. You can not get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular refills.

Peter Davies

Keep away from 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

Hope springs eternal.

Alexander Pope

Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead, his eyes are closed.

Albert Einstein

If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.

Marie Osmond

You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.

Robert H. Schuller

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

Anonymous

It is not the job of the general to be winning. It is his job to win.

Nancy Banks-Smith

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

Abraham Lincoln

The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.

Jonathan Swift

Triumph often is nearest when defeat seems inescapable.

B.C. Forbes

We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.

Luciano De Crescenzo

Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend.

Albert Camus

The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.

Soren Kierkegaard

Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.

Stephen Covey

I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.

Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Nothing ventured, nothing gained.

Unknown

They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom !

William Wallace, Braveheart (1995)

Education is not filling a bucket, but lighting a fire.

William Yeats

You must be the change you wish to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

J. Robert Oppenheimer

I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference

Mark Victor Hansen

The stuff that dreams are made of.

Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)

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

Zig Ziglar

I am your father.

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

Okay, but I get to be on top.

Josh, Big (1988)

From his neck down a man is worth a couple of dollars a day, from his neck up he is worth anything that his brain can produce.

Thomas Edison

Bond. James Bond.

James Bond, Dr No (1962)

Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.

Vince Lombardi

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.

Darrell Royal

Every human heart is human.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.

Emma Lazarus

You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?

Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)

There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life.

Federico Fellini

Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?

Richard Bach

Love never claims, it ever gives.

Mahatma Gandhi

Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.

Bruce Lee

Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.

Richard Bach

When people are like each other they tend to like each other.

Anthony Robbins

The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.

Mahatma Gandhi

Anyone who thinks the sky is the limit, has limited imagination.

Anonymous

Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.

Norman Vincent Peale

There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.

Kahlil Gibran

Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.

Norman Vincent Peale

Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.

George S. Patton

Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.

Ron Wild

Truth fears no questions.

Unattributed

Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts

Albert Einstein

Without the human community one single human being cannot survive.

Dalai Lama

Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.

Gieselle C. Viera

Whatever we leave to God, God does and blesses us.

Henry David Thoreau

Believe it is possible to solve your problem. Tremendous things happen to the believer. So believe the answer will come. It will.

Norman Vincent Peale

Stopping at third base adds no more runs than striking out.

Anonymous

Practice makes perfect.

Unknown

What do you feel like doing tonight ?

Angie, Marty (1955)

When god closes a door, he opens a window.

Unknown

The secret of education lies in respecting the student.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Never seek to tell thy love. Love that never told can be, for the gentle wind does move silently, invisibly.

William Blake

Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.

King Mongkut, The King And (1956)

Success is the proper utilization of failure.

Anonymous

And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.

Kahlil Gibran

Seek first to understand, then to be understood.

Stephen Covey

You must be the change you want to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

W. Clement Stone

Who, being loved, is poor ?

Oscar Wilde

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

James Oppenheim

One of the strongest motives that lead men to art and science is escape from everyday life with its painful crudity and hopeless dreariness, from the fetters of one's own ever-shifting desires. A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought.

Albert Einstein