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Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.

Danny Kaye

A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.

Levi ben Gershon

It's easier to remember when you are right than when the other person was right.

Robert Half

I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.

Alice Walker

First, believe in the world - that there is meaning behind everything.

Swami Vivekananda

Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.

Earl Nightingale

Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.

Marcus Washling

Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

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


Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.

Tom Hopkins

Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.

Julia H. Gulliver

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.

Tommy Lasorda

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

Thomas Jefferson

Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue.

Steve McCroskey, Airplane (1980)

There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.

David Mahoney

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.


Unless we think of others and do something for them, we miss one of the greatest sources of happiness.

Ray Lyman Wilbur

To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.

Gerry Spence

You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

I never worry about action, but only about inaction.

Winston Churchill

Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability... . We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.

Thomas Edison

Never stop dreaming.


We're sisters under the same mink.

Debby Marsh, The Big Heat (1953)

There are many who's tongues might govern multitudes, if they could govern their tongues.


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

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

Abraham Lincoln

I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.

John Davidson Rockefeller

Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Albert Einstein

The art of love, is largely the art of persistence.

Albert Ellis

Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.

Paul Sweeney

Learning acquired in youth is an inscription on stone.

Indian Proverb

The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Robert Half

Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.

Harvey Mackay

The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.

Thomas Jefferson

If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.

W. Clement Stone

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

Love works in miracles every day, such as weakening the strong, and stretching the weak , making fools of the wise, and wise men of fools , favoring the passions, destroying reason, and in a word, turning everything topsy-turvy.

Marguerite De Valois

There's always a way - if you're committed.

Anthony Robbins

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

Henry Ford

I light my candle from their torches.

Robert Burton

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

Benjamin Disraeli

Results come from constantly applying what you know, not just knowing.

John P. Strelecky

Money without brains is always dangerous.

Napoleon Hill

Perfect love can not be without equality.

Scottish Proverb

Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.

George Catlin

Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give the world your best anyway.

Mother Teresa

People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.

Harvey Mackay

Patience and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.

Chinese Proverb

If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.


A good general not only sees the way to victory , he also knows when victory is impossible.


You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.


Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''

E.M. Kelly

You are what you think about all day long.

Robert Schuller

All paths lead nowhere, so it is important to choose a path that has heart.

Carlos Castaneda

Make the second effort your second nature.

Harvey Mackay

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

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


There is no substitute for hard work.

Thomas Edison

Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior.

John Churton Collins

I have noticed that folks are generally about as happy as they make up their minds to be.

Abraham Lincoln

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.

Emily Dickinson

It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.

John Nesvig

The idea of working all your life, saving, and putting money into a retirement account is a very slow plan.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

All-righty then !

Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)

Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.

Oscar Wilde

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

Of course it's the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.

Margaret Thatcher

Dreams are the reality of tomorrow.

Dean Marshall

Who is the happiest of men ? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though'twere his own.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Wisdom is knowledge, rightly applied.


Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.

Earl Nightingale

Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it can not be seen or measured - yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more than any material possession ever could.

Barbara De Angelis

The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with.

Eleanor Holmes Norton

I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Nicholas Murray Butler

He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.

Benjamin Franklin

The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.


If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

Derek Bok

I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.

Dorothy L. Sayers

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

You can be greater than anything that can happen to you.

Norman Vincent Peale

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.

Helen Keller

Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.

Thomas Dewar

He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.

Japanese Proverb

If we are to achieve results never before accomplished, we must expect to employ methods never before attempted.

Francis Bacon

Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.

Jacques Barzun

Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.

Mary Anne Radmacher

I want to be alone.

Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)

Happiness consists of a solid faith, good health, and a bad memory.

Ingrid Bergman

When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make a lemonade.

Dale Carnegie

Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?

Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)

You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.

Gorden B. Hinkley

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

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

Winston Churchill

When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened. Winston Churchill When I want to read a novel, I write one.

Benjamin Disraeli

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison