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

John Crowe

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Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.

Benjamin Disraeli

Discontent is the source of all trouble, but also of all progress, in individuals and nations.

Berthold Auerbach

Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Thomas Jefferson

You have the power to think what you want. No matter what the circumstance.

Anonymous

Whatever you need more of is what you need to tithe some. quotes

Napoleon Hill

He who has hope has everything.

Arabian Proverb

Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.

Von Schiller Fulton J. Sheen

You're good, you're very good.

Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)

Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.

Maya Angelou

There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.

Anonymous

The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.

Benjamin Franklin

Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.

Zig Ziglar

To effectively communicate, we must realize that we are all different in the way we perceive the world and use this understanding as a guide to our communication with others.

Anthony Robbins

Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.

Benjamin Franklin

All power is within you. You can do anything and everything. Believe in that. Do not believe that you are weak, do not believe that you are half-crazy lunatics, as most of us do nowadays. Stand up and express the divinity within you. Truth is eternal.

Swami Vivekananda

There are few, if any, jobs in which ability alone is sufficient. Needed, also, are loyalty, sincerity, enthusiasm and team play.

William B. Given, Jr.

I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.

John Davidson Rockefeller

The road to success is always under construction.

Unknown

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

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

Frederick Douglass

Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.

Norman Vincent Peale

Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.

Earl Nightingale

Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.

Kahlil Gibran

In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, though they should fail immediately, they had better aim at something high.

Henry David Thoreau

He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.

Anonymous

Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.

Ursula K. Le Guin

One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you -- suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, "Well, I'll have a go, too''.

Margaret Thatcher

After all, tomorrow is another day !

Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)

Your voice makes me tremble inside and your smile is an invitation for my imagination to go wild.

Anonymous

Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.

Michael Johnson

Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible.

Mother Teresa

The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.

Saudi Arabian Proverb

You don't get to choose how you're going to die, only how you're going to live.

Joan Baez

Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.

Robert H. Schuller

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.

Henry Ford

The dingo took my baby !

Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)

If you don't learn from your mistakes, there's no sense making them.

Anonymous

True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.

K. Knight

Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.

Abraham Lincoln

Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.

Brian Tracy

The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.

Victor Hugo

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Dennis Waitley

It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.

Anatole France

It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.

Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.

Theodore Roosevelt

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living.

William Bridges

My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.

George M. Cohan, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)

Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.

Confucius

Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.

Afghan Proverb

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

He who joyfully marches to music rank and file, has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice. This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once. Heroism at command, how violently I hate all this, how despicable and ignoble war is ; I would rather be torn to shreds than be a part of so base an action. It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.

Albert Einstein

What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.

Napoleon Hill

Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !

Taako

How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?

Henry David Thoreau

There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Oprah Winfrey

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

Christy Borgeld

The person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.

Chinese Proverb

Seize the day.

Unknown

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

Anonymous

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Peter F. Drucker

That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.

Rumi

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

John Maxwell

What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.

George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

Most people don't get much praise in daily life, but we all need it very much. I think receiving praise makes us brave. Down deep we really know our worth, but we don't have easy access to that knowledge. We need to hear praise coming from outside ourselves or we won't remember that we deserve it.

Barbara Sher

There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.

Alfred Adler

Hello. My name is Inigo Montoya. You killed my father. Prepare to die !

Inigo Montoya, The Princess Bride (1987)

Oh, Moses, Moses, you stubborn, splendid, adorable fool !

Nefretiri, The Ten Commandments (1956)

Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.

Norman Vincent Peale

What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.

Louis L. Mann

The art of choosing men is not nearly so difficult as the art of enabling those one has chosen to attain their full worth.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.

Erich Fromm

Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank

Nothing is worth more than this day.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

One joy scatters a hundred griefs.

Chinese Proverb

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

Kahlil Gibran

Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !

Lewis Carroll

I am your father.

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

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

Sanctuary !

Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)

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

David McCullough Reason

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

Lives most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others ?

Martin Luther King Jr.

The brain and muscles must develop simultaneously. Iron nerves with an intelligent brain - and the whole world is at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.

Confucius

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

Edgar Allan Poe

We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The greatest sign of a success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."

Maria Montessori

Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.

Abraham Lincoln

Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.

Chinese Proverb

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

Abraham Lincoln

If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.

Martin Luther King Jr.

The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.

Jim Rohn