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I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.

John Stuart Mill

The person may cause evil to others not only by his actions but by his inaction, and in either case he is justly accountable to them for the injury.

John Stuart Mill

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And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.

Colossians 315

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

Earl Nightingale

Love is letting go of fear.

Gerald Jampolsky

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

Robert Kincaid

The maxim "Nothing but perfection" may be spelled "Paralysis".

Winston Churchill

Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

As a man thinketh in his heart so is he.

Bible

Love is a fruit in season at all times.

Mother Theresa

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.

Robert F. Kennedy

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Nicholas Murray Butler

All mankind love a lover.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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)

Only the educated are free.

Epictetus

It looks as if there were a single ultimate goal for mankind, a far goal toward which all persons strive. This is called variously by different authors self-actualization, self- realization, integration, psychological health, individuation, autonomy, creativity, productivity, but they all agree that this amounts to realizing the potentialities of the person, that is to say, becoming fully human, everything that person can be.

Abraham Maslow

Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.

Christy Borgeld

Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?

Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)

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

Stephen Covey

Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow ? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do ?

Jim Rohn

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

W.C Fields

He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?

Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)

Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.

Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)

Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.

Napoleon Hill

To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.

Warren G. Bennis

I love you - those three words have my life in them.

Alexandrea

Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.

Carl Sandburg

Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Your current safe boundaries were once unknown frontiers.

Anonymous

Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.

Swami Vivekananda

Above all to thine own self be true.

William Shakespeare

Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.

Albert Einstein

The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.

Anonymous

All of the most successful human beings I've know were inwardly at war with themselves. Their turmoil was at least as great as our own, and sometimes greater. What distinguished these leaders was not some inner peace but rather how they had learned to organize their lives around a noble ambition and to focus on it.

Walter Anderson

And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.

Samuel Coleridge

If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.

John P. Strelecky

Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.

T. Dufek

Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.

David Ogilvy

The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.

Winston Churchill

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

Nothing succeeds like success.

Proverb

Who, being loved, is poor ?

Oscar Wilde

Where there is no vision, the people perish.

Proverbs 29:18

There's no crying in baseball !

Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.

Martha Washington

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Gerald J. Simmons

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.

Zig Ziglar

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are !

Theodore Roosevelt

A teacher, a really good teacher, is never a giver of truth; he is a guide, a pointer to truth. Therefore, a good teacher, or, more appropriately, a guide, studies each student individually and helps to awaken the student to explore himself, both internally and externally, and ultimately to integrate himself with his being. All in all, a teacher acts as a catalyst, and not only must he have a tremendous understanding; he must also possess a sensitive mind with great flexibility and adaptability.

Bruce Lee

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly , what is essential is invisible to the eye.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.

Mingjiao

On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.

Henry Drummond

Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.

Stephen Covey

True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

When you are afraid, do the thing you are afraid of and soon you will lose your fear of it.

Norman Vincent Peale

Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.

Unknown

Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?

The Joker, Batman (1989)

My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.

Thomas Edison

We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.

La Bruyere

Failing to plan is planning to fail.

Unknown

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.

Hugh Downs

Fear is the parent of cruelty.

J.A. Froude

It's good to be the king !

Louis XVI, History Of The World (1981)

Don't follow your dreams, chase them.

Richard Dumb

The happiness of life is made up of minute fractionsthe little soon-forgotten charities of a kiss, a smile, a kind look, a heartfelt compliment in the disguise of a playful raillery, and the countless other infinitesimals of pleasurable thought and genial feeling.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Ask for advice but do what you think is best.

Greek Proverb

We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.

Thomas Jefferson

You must take personal responsibility. You can not change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.

Jim Rohn

A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.

Albert Einstein

We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.

Samuel Butler

Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.

Norman Vincent Peale

The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.

Anonymous

All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.

William James

I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.

Mother Theresa

I'm not here just to make a living, I'm here to make a difference.

Helice Bridges

If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today.

E. Joseph Cossman

If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.

Dale Carnegie

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

People come into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime.

Unknown

Wisdom is knowing what to do next.

David Starr Jordan

I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.

Bill Cosby

If you only look at what is, you might never attain what could be.

Anonymous

I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

Somebody stop me !

Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)

The secret of education lies in respecting the student.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love knows no bounds.

Unknown

My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.

George M. Cohan, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)

There is always room for those who can be relied upon to delivery the goods when they say they will.

Napoleon Hill

Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.

Henry Van Dyke

From what we get, we can make a living, what we give, however makes a life.

Arthur Ashe

Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.

Stephen R. Covey

There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt