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Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Keywood

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Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.

Walter Winchell

When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.

Mark Twain

Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.

Jim Rohn

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you can not do.

Eleanor Roosevelt

A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Why is it that we spend so much of our time preparing for when we can do what we want, instead of just doing what we want right now.

John P. Strelecky

Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.

Anonymous

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

Anna Christie, Anna Christie (1930)

We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.

George Bernard Shaw

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.

Henry Ford

Success consists of doing the common things of life uncommonly well.

Unattributed

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Erich Segal

Little strokes fell great oaks.

Benjamin Franklin

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

Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. Its not the hard work that kills, its the worrying that kills.

Thomas Edison

The course of true love never did run smooth.

Shakespeare

When were the good and the brave ever in a majority ?

Henry David Thoreau

Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning

Thomas Kempis

If you want to win friends, make it a point to remember them. If you remember my name, you pay me a subtle compliment ; you indicate that I have made an impression on you. Remember my name and you add to my feeling of importance.

Dale Carnegie

Personal leadership is not a singular experience. It is, rather, the ongoing process of keeping your vision and values before you and aligning your life to be congruent with those most important things.

Stephen Covey

No wire hangers, ever !

Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest (1981)

Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.

Harvey Mackay

Ask nothing, want nothing in return. Give what you have to give, it will come back to you, but do not think of that now.

Swami Vivekananda

They merit more praise who know how to suffer misery than those who temper themselves in contentment.

Pietro Aretino

There is no substitute for hard work.

Thomas Edison

When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.

W. Clement Stone

Oh, it was nobody's fault but my own. I was looking up. It was the nearest thing to heaven. You were there.

Terry McKay, An Affair To Remember (1957)

Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.

Aristotle

Make the second effort your second nature.

Harvey Mackay

For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Let's not confuse hasty decisions with strength or intelligence. It's important to be decisive - after giving consideration that reflects the time you have and what's at stake.

Bill Blackman

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fortune favors the brave.

Publius Terence

God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.

Bambara Proverb

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

Albert Einstein

Treat a man as he is and he will remain as he is. Treat a man as he can and should be and he will become as he can and should be.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.

Earl Nightingale

Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.

Nigerian Proverb

Each person born into this world represents something new, something that never existed before, something original and unique.

Martin Buber

The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.

Napoleon Hill

A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.

John P. Strelecky

Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other.

Rainer Maria Rilke

To understand your parents love you must raise children yourself.

Chinese Proverb

In order to be walked on, you have to be lying down.

Brian Weir

Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.

Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

Never live in the past but always learn from it.

Anonymous

People are where they are because that's exactly where they really want to be. . . whether they'll admit that or not

Earl Nightingale

Love is my religion, I could die for it.

John Keats

There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.

Robert Half

In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

General George S. Patton

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

Abraham Lincoln

Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.

Lord Chesterfield

Astrology and all these mystical things are generally signs of a weak mind, therefore as soon as they are becoming prominent in our minds, we should see a physician, take good food, and rest.

Swami Vivekananda

The test we must set for ourselves is not to march alone but to march in such a way that others will wish to join us.

Hubert Humphrey

We have merely scratched the surface of the store of knowledge which will come to us. I believe that we are now, a-tremble on the verge of vast discoveries - discoveries so wondrously important they will upset the present trend of human thought and start it along completely new lines.

Thomas Edison

I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.

Booker T. Washington

Someday when I grow up, finish school and get a job, I'll start living my life the way I want someday after the mortgage is paid off, the finances are on track and the kids are grown up, I'll drive that new car and take exciting trips abroad someday, now that I'm 9 about to retire, I'll buy that beautiful motor home and travel across this great country, and see all there is to see someday.

Ed Foreman

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.

Abraham Lincoln

Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.

Anthony Robbins

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)

The point is that you can't be too greedy.

Donald Trump

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

Mignon McLaughlin

The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a 'genius' is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework.

Thomas Edison

It ain't over till it's over.

Yogi Berra

Don't wait. The time will never be just right.

Napoleon Hill

The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.

Soren Kierkegaard

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

We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.

Ovid

Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is a freedom.

Marilyn Ferguson

Take a watch to pieces and examine, however carefully, its separate parts in turn, and you will never come across the principles by which the watch keeps time.

Michael Polanyi

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.

Langston Hughes

The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.

Anonymous

Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.

Nick Richardson

In the court of basketball, there are no objections only rejections.

Unattributed

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

Abraham Lincoln

If you aren't going all the way, why go at all ?

Joe Namath

We will find only what we look for, nothing more and nothing less.

Anonymous

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

Maya Angelou

I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.

Nada, They Live (1988)

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

Anthony Robbins

Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.

Anonymous

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

Thomas Jefferson

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.

Albert Einstein

Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.

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

This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.

Chuck Sigars

Truth is nobody's property, no race, no individual can lay any exclusive claim to it. Truth is the nature of all souls.

Swami Vivekananda

What do they think I am, dumb or something ? Why, I make more money than Calvin Coolidge ! Put together !

Lina Lamont, Singin (1952)

If you think you can, or you think you can't, you're probably right.

Henry Ford

I'll be taking these huggies and whatever cash you got.

H. I. McDunnough, Raising Arizona (1987)

There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.

Zig Ziglar

May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love.

L.O. Baird

Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.

Katie Lusk

It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.

Bruce Lee

If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.

Abraham Maslow

The doctor should be opaque to his patients, and like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.

Sigmund Freud