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People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.

John C. Maxwell

Be all you can be.

John C. Maxwell

Dreams don't work unless you do.

John C. Maxwell

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

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.

Anthony Robbins

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

Mahatma Gandhi

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.

Dale Carnegie

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The oneness of human beings is the basic ethical thread that holds us together.

Muhammad Yunus

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

Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Hardening of the heart ages people faster than hardening of the arteries.

Anonymous

Every ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right.

Aldous Huxley

To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.

Charles A. Lindbergh

Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I love you. I've loved you since the first moment I saw you. I guess maybe Ive even loved you before I saw you.

George Eastman, A Place In The Sun (1951)

We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.

Malcolm Gladwell

Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.

Paul Sweeney

My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.

Swami Vivekananda

Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

Our only security is in our ability to change.

Sam Keen

Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?

Josh Hinds

Success is the proper utilization of failure.

Anonymous

Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.

Kim Rohn

All men are created equal. Government by consent of the governed. Give me liberty or give me death. And those are not just clever words, and those are not just empty theories.

Lyndon Johnson

Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.

Henry Ward Beecher

Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.

Robert Half

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William A. Ward

Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.

Anthony Robbins

Love is strong yet delicate. It can be broken. To truly love is to understand this. To be in love is to respect this.

Stephen Packer

Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.

Martha Washington

Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.

Thomas J. Watson

Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.

Karen Casey

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

Thomas Jefferson

I thought that training for the Olympics would be hardest thing I would ever have to do," former Olympic gymnast Jordyn Wieber said in court. "But the hardest thing I've ever had to do is process that I am a victim of Larry Nassar. But even though I'm a victim, I do not and will not live my life as one.

Jordyn Wieber

Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.

Dale Dauten

The list is an absolute good. The list is life.

Itzak Stern, Schindler's List (1993)

The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.

Zen Proverb

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.

Anais Nin

We will act consistently with our view of who we truly are, whether that view is accurate or not.

Anthony Robbins

If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance.

Anonymous

The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.

Anonymous

I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.

Winston Churchill

It is not our purpose to become each other , it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.

Hermann Hesse

The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.

Thomas Paine

Your thoughts are the architects of your destiny.

David O. McKay

Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , Wisdom is humble that she knows no more.

William Cowper

Love is when reality is better than your dreams.

Becky Graham

Don't quit.

Unknown

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

The measure of a man is what he does with power.

Greek Proverb

God doesn't make junk.

Unknown

Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement

W. Clement Stone

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

Elbert Hubbard

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

Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)

You are today where your thoughts have brought

James Allen

Above all, beware of compromises. Hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others fads through the greed of getting supporters. Your atman is the support of the universe - whose support do you stand in need of ?

Swami Vivekananda

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

No limits are set to the ascent of man, and to each and everyone the highest stands open. Here it is only your personal choice that decides.

Martin Buber

It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.

Linda Conway

Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.

Swami Vivekananda

Every human heart is human.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Would you like to play a game ?

Joshua The Computer, Wargames (1983)

Today is the first day of the rest of your life.

Unknown

The important thing is not to stop questioning. Curiosity has its own reason for existing.

Albert Einstein

The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It's as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer.

Nolan Bushnell

The person we believe ourselves to be will always act in a manner consistent with our self-image.

Brian Tracy

He who lives without discipline dies without honor.

Icelandic Proverb

Volunteering is not a choice, it's a responsibility.

Ashley E. Hyder

Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.

Nicholas Murray Butler

Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.

Smiley Blanton

Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.

Swami Vivekananda

Success means doing the best we can with what we have. Success is the doing, not the getting ; in the trying, not the triumph. Success is a personal standard, reaching for the highest that is in us, becoming all that we can be.

Zig Ziglar

Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.

Charles Reade

The tapas and the other hard yogas that were practiced in other yugas do not work now. What is needed in this yuga is giving, helping others. Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.

Anthony Robbins

Friendship often ends in love, but love in friendship - never.

Charles Caleb Colton

The toughest part of getting to the top of the ladder, is getting through the crowd at the bottom.

Anonymous

A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.

Forest Witcraft

Never Quit.

Unknown

Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.

Jim Rohn

I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.

Albert Einstein

Triumph often is nearest when defeat seems inescapable.

B.C. Forbes

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.

Aristotle

Love is the river of life in the world.

Henry Ward Beecher

Speak what you think today in words as hard as cannon-balls and tomorrow speak what tomorrow thinks in hard words again, though it contradict every thing you said today.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

Abraham Lincoln

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

Whoever said anybody has a right to give up ?

Marian Wright Edelman

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

Leo Tolstoy

It is love alone that gives worth to all things.

Santa Teresa de Jesus

Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.

Swami Sivananda

We came to enjoy, we are being enjoyed. We came to rule, we are being ruled. We came to work, we are being worked. All the time, we find that. And this comes into every detail of our life.

Swami Vivekananda

It is not length of life, but depth of life.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse

Unknown

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

Anonymous

We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The greatest sin is to think yourself weak.

Swami Vivekananda

Actions speak louder than words.

Proverb

Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.

Khalil Gibran

We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.

John W. Turk

An Arabian proverb says there are four sorts of men: He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool, shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple, teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep--wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise, follow him.

Isabel Burton

No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.

Napoleon Hill