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

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Abraham Lincoln

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

Abraham Lincoln

The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.

Mark Twain

The first duty of love is to listen.

Paul Tillich

If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful!

Charles Barkley

Challenges are what make life interesting , overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.

Joshua J. Marine

Into the house where joy lives, happiness will gladly come.

Japanese Proverb

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.

Conrad Hilton

Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the children of God.

Matthew 5:9

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

When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.

Bruce Lee

Wherever there is danger, there lurks opportunity ; whenever there is opportunity, there lurks danger. The two are inseparable. They go together.

Earl Nightingale

The only time I really become discouraged is when I think of all the things I would like to do and the little time I have in which to do them.

Thomas Edison

True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.

St. Francis

What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.

Pearl Bailey

Old love does not rust.

Estonian Proverb

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

Nicholas Murray Butler

Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.

Thomas Jefferson

Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.

Anonymous

We come to beginnings only at the end.

William Bridges

We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.

La Bruyere

We get to make a living , we give to make a life.

Winston Churchill

The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.

Maureen Duffy

There is no chance, no fate, no destiny that can circumvent, or hinder, or control a firm resolve of a determined soul.

Anonymous

Freedom requires the capacity to accept, bear and live constructively with anxiety. I refer of course to the normal anxiety all of us experience at every step in our psychological growth as well as in this upset contemporary world. To be free means to face and bear anxiety, to run away from anxiety means automatically to surrender one's freedom.

Rollo May

It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Mark Twain

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

Emily P. Bissell

Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.

W. Clement Stone

God is subtle but he is not malicious.

Albert Einstein

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work

Thomas Edison

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.

John F. Kennedy

Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.

David Lloyd George

Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations

George Bernard Shaw

You must tolerate that which you can not change.

Spanish Proverb

Intelligence without ambition is like a bird without wings.

C. Archie Danielson

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

William Edward Hickson

The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.

John Milton

Between stimulus and response, one has the freedom to choose.

Stephen Covey

End your day by privately looking directly into your eyes in the mirror and saying, 'I love you ! ' Do this for thirty days and watch how you transform.

Mark Victor Hansen

Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.

Samuel Johnson

Laughter is the best medicine.

Unknown

Work and lovethese are the basics. Without them there is neurosis.

Theodor Reik

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

William Blake

We shall neither fail nor falter, we shall not weaken or tire. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.

Winston Churchill

It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.

Christian Nestell Bovee

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.

Confucius

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)

We are made for loving. If we don't love, we will be like plants without water.

Desmond Tutu

Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.

Bill Blackman

The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.

Channing Pollock

Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible - the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.

Virginia Satir

Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.

Norman Vincent Peale

Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant, they is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.

Johann Gottfried Von Herder

Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.

Charles Dickens

Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.

Burton Hills

If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes

Dennis Waitley

When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

Thomas Jefferson

For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.

William J. Bennett

There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.

Epictetus

Times of great calamity and confusion have ever been productive of the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm.

Charles Caleb Colton

There is no instinct like that of the heart.

Lord Byron

Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?

Anonymous

The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.

Samuel Johnson

Hey, Bud, lets party !

Jeff Spicoli, Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)

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

Scott Reed

Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time

Marion Wright Edelman

Even when change is elective, it will disorient you. You may go through anxiety. You will miss aspects of your former life. It doesn't matter. The trick is to know in advance of making any big change that you're going to be thrown off your feet by it. So you prepare for this inevitable disorientation and steady yourself to get through it. Then you take the challenge, make the change, and achieve your dream.

Harvey Mackay

Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.

H. Jackson Brown

Take heed : you do not find what you do not seek.

Unknown

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

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

Richard Bach

The more we grow in love, virtue and holiness, the more we see love, virtue and holiness outside.

Swami Vivekananda

Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.

Helen Keller

The storm also beats on the house that is built on the rock.

Anonymous

In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action

Aristotle

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

More than kisses, letters mingle souls.

John Donne

The giving of love is an education in itself.

Eleanor Roosevelt

The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.

Winston Churchill

Love is not selfish.

Corinthians

The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl S. Buck

We more frequently fail to face the right problem than fail to solve the problem we face.

Anonymous

My father taught me to work ; he did not teach me to love it.

Abraham Lincoln

I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.

George S. Patton

Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.

William Wordsworth

Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.

Woodrow Wilson

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

Robert T. Kiyosaki

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.

John Quincy Adams

You haven't failed until you quit trying.

Anonymous

Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.

John Dryden

You can have anything you want ? if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.

Abraham Lincoln

At ten years old I actually thought that the reason I was getting glasses was that I couldn't tell what my parents looked like, because every time I asked my mother to buy me something she'd say, 'What do I look like - a bank ?'

Jerry Seinfeld

Love is the whole and more than all.

E.E. Cummings

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.

Indian Proverb

Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.

Stephen Covey

Well, nobody's perfect.

Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)

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

Thomas Jefferson