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Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Heywood

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

Winston Churchill

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

Earl Nightingale

Mr. Allen, this may come as a shock to you, but there are some men who don't end every sentence with a proposition.

Jan Morrow, Pillow Talk (1959)

Remove failure as an option.

Joan Lunden

An army of lions commanded by a deer will never be an army of lions.

Napoleon Bonaparte

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.

Indira Gandhi

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

John P. Strelecky

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

John Crowe

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Chinese Proverb

If you look at what you have in life, You'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, You'll never have enough.

Oprah Winfrey

Give me a whisky, ginger ale on the side. And don't be stingy, baby.

Anna Christie, Anna Christie (1930)

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert H. Schuller

Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.

John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)

Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.

Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

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

Taako

In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.

Lee Iacocca

Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.

John Wicker

Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit, you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.

Norman Vincent Peale

Mac, you ever been in love ?

Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)

There are no mistakes, save one, the failure to learn from a mistake.

Robert Fripp

To give away money is an easy matter and in any mans power. But to decide to whom to give it, and how large, and when, and for what purpose and how, is neither in any mans power nor an easy matter

Aristotle

Eddie, you're a born loser.

Bert Gordon, The Hustler (1961)

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

Earl Nightingale

High expectations are the key to everything.

Sam Walton

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

Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.

P. T. Barnum

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.

Dale Carnegie

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

Conrad Hilton

He who lives without discipline dies without honor.

Icelandic Proverb

Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.

Unknown

Private victories precede public victories. You can't invert that process any more than you can harvest a crop before you plant it.

Stephen Covey

It is the level-headed man, the calm man, of good judgment and cool nerves, of great sympathy and love, who does good work and so does good to himself.

Swami Vivekananda

He who has great power should use it lightly.

Seneca

Its obvious that we don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.

Thomas Edison

Whenever I get the energy to exercise, I sit down until it passes.

Anonymous

Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !

Jerry, Some Like It Hot (1959)

The road to success is always under construction.

Unknown

Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.

Napoleon Hill

If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.

W. Clement Stone

Would you like to come in ?

Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)

In order to change we must be sick and tired of being sick and tired.

Unknown

If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.

Unknown

Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.

Thomas Jefferson

It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.

Anonymous

Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.

Albert Einstein

Love may make the world go around, but it's laughter that keeps us from getting dizzy.

Donald Zochert

Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

There is no luck except where there is discipline.

Irish Proverb

Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you're generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.

P. T. Barnum

The individual activity of one man with backbone will do more than a thousand men with a mere wishbone.

William J.H

Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives : where we focus our attention.

Greg Anderson

There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.

Mother Theresa

In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.

Mignon McLaughlin

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

Joseph Joubert

There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.

Anthony Robbins

Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.

William Shakespeare

I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.

John Davidson Rockefeller

He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall , but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.

Isaiah

One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Wisdom is knowing what to do next.

David Starr Jordan

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

E.E. Cummings

Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.

Micheal Pritchard

The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.

Martha Washington

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

Stephen Covey

I know you are, but what am I ?

Pee-Wee Herman, Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (1985)

If you mean to profit, learn to please.

Winston Churchill

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

Nefretiri, The Ten Commandments (1956)

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

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

As physicians, we are invited into the most intimate chambers of our patients’ lives. We should acknowledge that unfettered trust with dignity, deference, and respect. For a physician, caring for patients is not only a duty; it is a privilege. Alleviating pain and restoring health for another human being can induce an exhilaration few others experience in their careers.

Michael E. DeBakey

A life lived in fear is half lived.

Anonymous

All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Edward Young

Only in relationship can you know yourself, not in abstraction and certainly not in isolation. The movement of behavior is the sure guide to yourself. It's the mirror of your consciousness, this mirror will reveal its content, the images, the attachments, the fears, the loneliness, the joy and sorrow. Poverty lies in running away from this, either in its sublimations or its identities.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

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

Swami Vivekananda

Just because you make a mistake doesnt mean you are a mistake.

Georgette Mosbacher

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

Title of newspaper article yesterday - Vandals made off with all toilet seats in the local precinct. Police have nothing to go on.

Unknown

When love and skill work together expect a masterpiece.

John Ruskin

Live life with passion.

Unknown

Action without study is fatal. Study without action is fatal. Mary Beard Actions speak louder than words.

English Proverb

Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.

Roy Goodman

You will do foolish things, but do them with enthusiasm.

Colette

If you would be loved, love and be lovable.

Benjamin Franklin

To go fast, row slowly.

Norman Vincent Peale

Know thyself was the inscription over the Oracle at Delphi. And it is still the most difficult task any of us faces. But until you truly know yourself, strengths and weaknesses, know what you want to do and why you want to do it, you can not succeed in any but the most superficial sense of the word. The leader never lies to himself, especially about himself, knows his flaws as well as his assets, and deals with them directly. You are your own raw material. When you know what you consist of and why you want to make of it, then you can invent yourself.

Warren Bennis

Love as much as you can from wherever you are.

Elizabeth Ashley

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Lao Tzu

Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.

T.S. Eliot

Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.

Jim Rohn

Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.

Unknown

Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.

Virgil

You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.

James Baldwin

Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.

Jane Addams

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature.

Anne Frank

Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education.

Stephen Covey

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

John Maxwell

We are responsible for what we are, and whatever we wish ourselves to be, we have the power to make ourselves. If what we are now has been the result of our own past actions, it certainly follows that whatever we wish to be in the future can be produced by our present actions, so we have to know how to act.

Swami Vivekananda

Seduce my mind and you can have my body, find my soul and I'm yours forever.

Anonymous