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Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.

The Wizard of Oz

We loved with a love that was more than love.

Edgar Allan Poe

Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.

Robert H. Schuller

Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.

Edmund Spenser

Speak what you think today in words as hard as cannon-balls and tomorrow speak what tomorrow thinks in hard words again, though it contradict every thing you said today.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.

Chinese Proverb

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 world belongs to the energetic.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Who so loves believes the impossible.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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

As you think in your heart, so shall you be.

Proverb

It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.

Washington Irving

You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.

Brian Tracy

It is not the job of the general to be winning. It is his job to win.

Nancy Banks-Smith

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

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

Thomas Jefferson

Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.

Alfred North Whitehead

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Perfect love can not be without equality.

Scottish Proverb

Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.

Jim Rohn

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.

For Love is Immortality.

Emily Dickinson

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

Norman Vincent Peale

If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.

Mark Twain

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

Winston Churchill

Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.

Christian Nestell Bovee

I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.

William Penn

I wouldn't give you two cents for all your fancy rules if, behind them, they didn't have a little bit of plain, ordinary, everyday kindness and a little looking out for the other fella, too.

Jefferson Smith, Mr. Smith Goes To Washington (1939)

Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.

Robert H. Schuller

The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.

Jesus

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask !

W. Clement Stone

I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

What's meant to be will always find a way

Trisha Yearwood

This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.

Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

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

When a man finds no peace within himself, it is useless to seek it elsewhere.

La Rochefoucauld

Your thoughts are the architects of your destiny.

David O. McKay

The time is always right to do what is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

The dingo took my baby !

Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)

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

Kahlil Gibran

I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.

Thomas Edison

Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into !

Oliver, Sons Of The Desert (1933)

Sometimes things become possible if we want them bad enough.

T.S. Eliot

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

Matthew 5:9

We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.

Earl Nightingale

Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

The grass is not always greener on the other side of the fence. Fences have nothing to do with it. The grass is greenest where it is watered. When crossing over fences, carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be.

Unknown

Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.

Sarah Cunningham

Many hands make light work.

Proverb

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!

Jim Ryun

One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.

Dale Carnegie

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

Never give in -- never, never, never, never.

Winston Churchill

The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.

Thomas Edison

The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but reveal to them their own.

Benjamin Disraeli

You can't expect people to look eye to eye with you if you are looking down on them.

Anonymous

Love is an attempt to change a piece of a dream world into reality.

Theodor Reik

Success in life has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas

Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.

Albert Schweitzer

We must be bright and cheerful, long faces do not make religion.

Swami Vivekananda

You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

I bet you can squeal like a pig.

Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)

Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.

Albert Schweitzer

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

W. Clement Stone

'Wake Me When It's Funny'

Gary Marshall

Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for it is that which all are practicing every day while they live.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Don't call me a saint - I don't want to be dismissed that easily.

Dorothy Day

The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.

Thomas Jefferson

When I hear somebody sigh, 'Life is hard', I am always tempted to ask, 'Compared to what ?'

Sydney Harris

If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.

Harvey Mackay

There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!

Larry the Cable Guy

There is no beauty but the beauty of action.

Proverb

Love understands all languages.

Romanian Proverb

If you build it, he will come.

Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)

If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.

Justin Sims

It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.

Zig Ziglar

Hey, lady !

Herbert H. Heebert, The Ladies Man (1961)

Insist on yourself, never imitate. Every great man is unique.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Anonymous

This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.

Robert Kincaid

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)

No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility.

Napoleon Hill

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

It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.

Jerry Greenfield

There's no crying in baseball !

Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)

You're as old as you behave.

Harvey Mackay

Love is a haunting melody that I have never mastered and I fear I never will.

William S. Burroughs

Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.

Anonymous

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

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

Harvey Mackay

Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed

Thomas Edison

Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.

Swami Vivekananda

Live with passion.

Anthony Robbins

We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.

Gerald J. Simmons

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.

Calvin Coolidge