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We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.

John W. Turk

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You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.

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Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.

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They're called boobs, Ed.

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The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not.

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Must you flirt ?

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Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.

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Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend.

Albert Camus

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

Ray Lyman Wilbur

Change comes from within.

Unknown

Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.

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For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.

Ivan Panin

It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.

Dennis Waitley

To know me is to love me.

Unknown

This is the true joy the being used for a purpose recognized as a might one.

George Bernard Shaw

I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

You really can change the world if you care enough.

Marion Wright Edelman

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

H. I. McDunnough, Raising Arizona (1987)

A dream unrealized is a dream imprisoned by that enemy of all enemies - the fear of failure. Set that you will make it happen ! -

Dexter Yager

I won't be ignored, Dan !

Alex Forrest, Fatal Attraction (1987)

Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.

Marianne Williamson

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

Langston Hughes

Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.

William George Jordan

Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.

Dennis Waitley

Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.

Dale Dauten

Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.

Voltaire

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

In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.

Norman Vincent Peale

Friendship often ends in love, but love in friendship - never.

Charles Caleb Colton

You must tolerate that which you can not change.

Spanish Proverb

A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.

Thomas Szasz

But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.

William Shakespeare

An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.

Winston Churchill

No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.

William E. Gladstone

It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear, about two nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.

Winston Churchill

Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.

Charlie Brown

The dedicated life is the life worth living. You must give with your whole heart.

Anne Dillard

One cannot think crooked and walk straight.

Anonymous

Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.

Richard L. Evans

Romanticism is not just a mode, it literally eats into every life. Women will never get rid of just waiting for the right man.

Anita Brookner

The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.

Voltaire

Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.

William Butler Yeats

We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.

Tom Robbins

Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.

J. Petit Senn

Love conquers all.

Virgil

Be afraid. Be very afraid.

Veronica Quaife, The Fly (1986)

If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.

Winston Churchill

The way to happiness : keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Fill your life with love. Scatter sunshine. Forget self, think of others. Do as you would be done by. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.

Norman Vincent Peale

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

Stop makin noises like a husband.

Vera, Detour (1945)

Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.

Thomas Henry Huxley

All things are created twice. There's a mental or first creation, and a physical or second creation of all things. You have to make sure that the blueprint, the first creation, is really what you want, that you've thought everything through. Then you put it into bricks and mortar. Each day you go to the construction shed and pull out the blueprint to get marching orders for the day. You begin with the end in mind.

Stephen Covey

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo Buscaglia

Success is predictable.

Brian Tracy

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.

Foster's Law

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

Sydney Harris

When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.

Helen Keller

I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Plan your progress carefully , hour-by hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the wellsprings of your power. Planning for happiness is rarely successful. Happiness just happens.

Robert Half

Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own mind.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !

Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)

In my case, self-absorption is completely justified. I have never discovered any other subject so worthy of my attention.

Waldo Lydecker, Laura (1944)

If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as painted, or composed music or wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Find and use your passion, and you'll have a great career. Don't do it, you won't. It's as simple as that.

Larry Smith

I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.

Kyle Schmidt

Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.

Kahlil Gibran

Every day in every way I am getting better and better.

Unknown

The time is always right to do what is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

Tommy Lasorda

All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.

Brian Tracy

Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise.

Leo Buscaglia

Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.

Jim Rohn

Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.

Gabonese Proverb

The true way to soften one's troubles is to solace those of others.

Madame De Maintenon

Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it

Dennis P. Kimbro

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

Unknown

Marriage is a door which looks out upon a beautiful view. As that door is opened and the horizon unfolds before you, know that nothing is sweeter than the warmth of one hand within another.

Collin McCarty

With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.

Keshavan Nair

They alone live, who live for others.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Confucius

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Tristan Bernard

Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !

Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)

Give me your tired, your poor, Your huddled masses yearning to breathe free, The wretched refuse of your teeming shore, Send these, the homeless, tempest-tossed, to me I lift me lamp beside the golden door.

Emma Lazarus

Life is a great story. It's just that sometimes we forget we are the author and can write it however we want.

John P. Strelecky

Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !

Taako

The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.

Brian Tracy

Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.

Harvey Mackay

The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation

Thomas Edison

You can not do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.

Richard Bach

In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.

Albert Careb

Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.

Earl Nightingale

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

Lina Lamont, Singin (1952)

Love is the only rational act.

Morrie Schwarz

We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Great men are not always wise.

Job 329

Victory belongs to the most persevering.

Napoleon Bonaparte

If you can't accept losing, you can't win.

Vince Lombardi