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For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been' .

John Greenleaf Whittier

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Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying.

W. Clement Stone

When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.

Zig Ziglar

There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.

Robert Half

Love is the emblem of eternity, it confounds all notion of time, effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.

Germaine De Stael

Love is a great beautifier.

Louisa May Alcott

Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.

Thomas Edison

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

Mark Twain

Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude

Unknown

It is love alone that gives worth to all things.

Santa Teresa de Jesus

When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.

Helen Keller

There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.

Anonymous

I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.

Thomas Jefferson

Someday, man will harness the rise and fall of the tides, imprison the power of the sun, and release atomic power.

Thomas Edison

The world belongs to the energetic.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.

Albert Careb

I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.

Robert Southey

Our real problem is not our strength today ; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure strength tomorrow.

Calvin Coolidge

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

Helen Keller

The only guide to man is his conscience , the only shield to his memory is the rectitude and sincerity of his actions. It is very imprudent to walk through life without this shield, because we are so often mocked by the failure of our hopes and the upsetting of our calculations, but with this shield, however the fates may play, we march always in the ranks of honor.

Winston Churchill

A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.

Winston Churchill

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

Always bear in mind, that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Smiley Blanton

The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good.

Brian Tracy

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry Kaiser

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

Victor Hugo

If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.

Margaret Thatcher

Hope springs eternal.

Alexander Pope

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

Winston Churchill

But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !

Paula, Gaslight (1940)

The giving of love is an education in itself.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Abraham Lincoln

If you are a minority of one, the truth is the truth.

Mohandas Gandhi, Gandhi (1982)

Cushion the painful effects of hard blows by keeping the enthusiasm going strong, even if doing so requires struggle.

Norman Vincent Peale

Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.

Dorothy Parker

Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.

Stephen Covey

Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Each action can be the one on which all depends , what is decisive is only the strength and concentration of hallowing with which I do it. To the question of what had been the most essential matter for his late teacher, a disciple answered, 'Always just what he was engaged in at the moment'.

Martin Buber

Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.

Albert Einstein

What's another word for thesaurus ?

Steven Wright

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

What you do speaks so loudly that I can not hear what you say.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.

Muriel Spark

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

William Arthur Ward

Who so loves believes the impossible.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.

Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)

They are able because they think they are able.

Virgil

Believe in yourself.

Unknown

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

Charles Caleb Colton

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

Samuel Johnson

In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.

Albert Einstein

The true way to soften one's troubles is to solace those of others.

Madame De Maintenon

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

Let not him who is houseless pull down the house of another, but let him work diligently and build one for himself, thus by example assuring that his own shall be safe from violence when built.

Abraham Lincoln

It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.

Louis Kossuth

The heart that loves is always young.

Greek Proverb

People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.

Earl Nightingale

Be bold, and mighty forces will come to your aid.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.

Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)

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

Taako

Nature does nothing uselessly.

Aristotle

It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.

Anthony Robbins

Opportunity does not knock ; it presents itself when you beat down the door. -

Kyle Chandler

I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.

Abraham Lincoln

I don't know nothin 'bout birthin' babies.

Prissy, Gone With The Wind (1939)

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

Unknown

Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.

Jim Rohn

Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled.

Henry David Thoreau

Find out what it means to die - not physically, that's inevitable - but to die to everything that is known, to die to your family, to your attachments, to all the things that you have accumulated, the known, the known pleasures, the known fears. Die to that every minute and you will see what it means to die so that the mind is made fresh, young, and therefore innocent, so that there is incarnation not in a next life, but the next day.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

There is no security on this earth ; there is only opportunity.

Douglas MacArthur

The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.

Swami Vivekananda

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

Frederick Douglass

Tough times never last but tough people do.

Robert Schuller

You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.

Shira Tehrani

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.

David Farragut

Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.

Robert H. Schuller

I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.

Anthony Robbins

Enjoy each step, for in every moment there is something to learn.

John P. Strelecky

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

My friends are my estate.

Emily Dickinson

You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you do not try.

Beverly Sills

Mr. Christian !

Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)

Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.

Marcus Aurelius

All mankind love a lover.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

So whether or not we can get together, remember well that art lives where absolute freedom is. With all the training thrown to nowhere, with a mind perfectly unaware of its own working, with the self vanishing nowhere the art of JKD attains its perfection.

Bruce Lee

As you live your values, your sense of identity, integrity, control, and inner-directedness will infuse you with both exhilaration and peace. You will define yourself from within, rather than by people's opinions or by comparisons to others.

Stephen Covey

To know me is to love me.

Unknown

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

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

Anonymous

Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.

Mark Victor Hansen

The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.

Foster's Law

Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

When we place blame, we give away our power.

Greg Anderson

It's never too late.

Unknown

He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.

Aristotle

From now on you will never be alone, even when we are separated, and even when death itself parts us, I shall remain with you.

Ladislaus Boros

The truth is more important than the facts.

Frank Lloyd Wright