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The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.

John Powell

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Happiness is a butterfly, which, when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.

Sophocles

If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.

Pierre Abelard

Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.

Matthew 6: 34

I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?

Rita, Cameraman (1982)

Ideas won't keep, something must be done about them.

Alfred Whitefield

Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.

David Wilkerson

Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

Thomas Jefferson

Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.

Audrey Hepburn

Get away from her, you bitch !

Ripley, Aliens (1986)

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.

Confucius

In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it

Mary Norton Gordon

For love is heaven, and heaven is love.

Sir Walter Scott

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

We will either find a way or make one.

Hannibal

The main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.

Thomas Carlyle

Unfortunately, most of the students in martial art are conformers. The student seldom learns to depend upon himself for expression. Instead, he faithfully or blindly follows an instructor, the authority figure, and his instructor's imposed pattern. That way, the student feels he is no longer alone and finds security in mass imitation. However, what is nurtured is the dependent mind rather than independent inquiry, which is so essential to genuine understanding. So through daily conditioning a student will probably be skilled according to a pattern, however, he will not come to understand himself.

Bruce Lee

I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.

The Shulamite

The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you're in control of your life. If you don't, life controls you.

Anthony Robbins

Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.

Margaret Thatcher

You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King Jr.

We are so lazy, we do not want to do anything ourselves. We want a personal god, a savior or a prophet to do everything for us. Long as we believe ourselves to be even the least different from god, fear remains with us, but when we know ourselves to be the one, fear goes, of what can we be afraid ?

Swami Vivekananda

What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.

Pearl Bailey

How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.

Unknown

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

Margaret Thatcher

Whoever is open, loyal, true ; of humane and affable demeanour, honourable himself, and in his judgement of others, faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man... .such a man is a true gentleman.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Japanese Proverb

If a man does his best, what else is there ?

General George S. Patton

Be grateful to the Man you help, think of him as god. Is it not a great privilege to be allowed to worship god by helping our fellow men ?

Swami Vivekananda

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

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean , if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.

Mahatma Gandhi

Opportunities multiply as they are seized.

Sun Tzu

Keep the Faith.

Unknown

Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?

Josh Hinds

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

James Baldwin

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

How we spend our days is of course how we spend our lives.

Annie Dillard

We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.

Brian Andres

Ideals are like stars, you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny.

Carl Schurz

All work is empty save when there is love.

Kahlil Gibran

The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Robert H. Schuller

In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.

Phil Collins

First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.

Swami Vivekananda

There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.

William Shakespeare

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.

Walter Winchell

There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.

Narrator, The Naked City (1948)

Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.

Deborah Whipp

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.

Eleanor Roosevelt

My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.

Swami Vivekananda

Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.

Admiral Collingwood

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

Winston Churchill

I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.

Winston Churchill

Before I learned the art, a punch was just a punch, and a kick, just a kick. After I learned the art, a punch was no longer a punch, a kick, no longer a kick. Now that I understand the art, a punch is just a punch and a kick is just a kick.

Bruce Lee

Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !

Anthony Robbins

No fate is worse than a life without a love.

Mexican Proverb

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

Abraham Lincoln

O, there is nothing holier, in this life of ours, than the first consciousness of love, the first fluttering of its silken wings.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible.

Mother Teresa

We imagine that our mind in a mirror, that it is more or less accurately reflecting what is happening outside us. On the contrary, our mind itself is the principal element of creation. The world, while I am perceiving it, is being incessantly created for myself in time and space.

Rabindranath Tagore

Practice loving people. It is true that this requires effort and continued practice, for some are not very lovable, or so it seems - with emphasis on "seems". Every person has lovable qualities when you really learn to know him.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Georgette Mosbacher

Not many people know it, but the Fuhrer was a terrific dancer.

Franz Liebkind, The Producers Avco (1968)

The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes

Dennis Waitley

Hunker down.

Unknown

Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you ?

Benjamin Braddock, The Graduate (1967)

Kindness is always fashionable.

America E. Barr

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

Gerald J. Simmons

Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.

Robert F. Kennedy

Sharing is the essence of teaching. It is, I have come to believe, the essence of civilizationWithout it, the imagination is but the echo of the self, trapped in a soundproof chamber, reverberating upon itself until it is spent in exhaustion or futility.

Bill Moyers

To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.

Anonymous

We are all born for love, it is the principle existence and it's only end.

Benjamin Disraeli

A Crow is known wherever he is met by his beautiful white dress, and his tall and elegant figure. The greater part of the men being six feet high.

George Catlin

A woman who is loved always has success.

Vicki Baum

I make wine at home. I make it out of raisins so that it will be aged automatically.

Steven Wright

You may conquer with the sword, but you are conquered by a kiss.

Daniel Heinsius

Nobody puts baby in a corner.

Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)

Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr

Martha Friedman

To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.

Cornelius Nepos

It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.

Margaret Thatcher

Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter can not understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.

Albert Einstein

Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.

Martha Washington

Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.

Dennis Waitley

To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.

William Makepeace Thackeray

The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.

William Osler

I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.

Rabindranath Tagore

A short saying often contains much wisdom.

Sophocles

The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.

Victor Hugo

Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.

Micheal Pritchard

Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?

Anonymous

Whoever said anybody has a right to give up ?

Marian Wright Edelman

All the negative thoughts and ideas that are in the world have proceeded from this evil spirit of fear. Are people so afraid ? The answer is that they have made themselves helpless and dependent on others

Swami Vivekananda

A ship is safe in harbor, but thats not what ships are for.

William Shedd

Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.

Thomas Jefferson

The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl Buck

This is the people's war ! It is our war ! We are the fighters ! Fight it, then ! Fight it with all that is in us, and may god defend the right.

Vicar, Mrs Miniver (1942)

A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.

Ralph Waldo Emerson