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We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.

John W. Turk

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It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.

Anonymous

Pretty much everything will come to him who hustles while he waits. I believe that restlessness is discontent, and discontent is merely the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.

Thomas Edison

Leadership - The art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Love starts with a smile, grows with a kiss and ends with a tear.

Unknown

You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.

Buckminster Fuller

Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.

Anonymous

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

Dale Carnegie

Nothing is worth more than this day.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

Until we take how we see ourselves (and how we see others) into account, we will be unable to understand how others see and feel about themselves and their world. Unaware, we will project our intentions on their behavior and call ourselves objective.

Stephen Covey

Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air

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)

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.

Ursula K. Le Guin

Tolerance can lead to learning something.

Jakob Dylan

Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.

Ann Landers

What hump ?

Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)

An Arabian proverb says there are four sorts of men: He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool, shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple, teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep--wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise, follow him.

Isabel Burton

From his neck down a man is worth a couple of dollars a day, from his neck up he is worth anything that his brain can produce.

Thomas Edison

Love is like swallowing hot chocolate, before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time.

Anonymous

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

Albert Einstein

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)

If you mean to profit, learn to please.

Winston Churchill

'Wake Me When It's Funny'

Gary Marshall

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.

William James

There are two kinds of failures. The man who will do nothing he is told, and the man who will do nothing else.

Perle Thompson

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

The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.

John Maxwell

A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

Sometimes things become possible if we want them bad enough.

T.S. Eliot

In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.

Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)

No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy -- unless you let him.

Napoleon Hill

Life can only be understood backwards , but it must be lived forwards.

Soren Kierkegaard

Be the change you want to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.

Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)

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

Matthew 5:9

The glue that holds all relationships together -- including the relationship between the leader and the led is trust, and trust is based on integrity.

Brian Tracy

Not many people are willing to give failure a second opportunity. They fail once and it is all over. The bitter pill of failure is often more than most people can handle. If you are willing to accept failure and learn from it, if you are willing to consider failure as a blessing in disguise and bounce back, you have got the essential of harnessing one of the most powerful success forces.

Joseph Sugarman

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

Martin Luther King Jr.

A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.

Edgar J. Mohn

In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action

Aristotle

Hi-Yo, Silver !

The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)

Commit yourself to a dream nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

Dwell not on the past. Use it to illustrate a point, then leave it behind. Nothing really matters except what you do now in this instant of time. From this moment onwards you can be an entirely different person, filled with love and understanding, ready with an outstretched hand, uplifted and positive in every thought and deed.

Eileen Caddy

First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.

Epictetus

The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.

William Wordsworth

Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.

Smiley Blanton

There are two things to aim at in life, first, to get what you want, and after that to to enjoy it.

Logan Pearsall Smith

Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.

Thomas Edison

Love is a moment that lasts forever.

Julie Wittey

I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success -- or are they holding you back ?

W. Clement Stone

Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. It is not something to be waited for, but rather something to be achieved.

William Jennings Bryan

Seek first to understand and then to be understood.

Steven Covey

Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.

Swami Vivekananda

Your talent is god's gift to you.

Leo Buscaglia

Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.

Bruce Lee

Live life with passion.

Unknown

The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.

Abraham Lincoln

Take a chance ! All life is a chance. The man who goes the furthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.

Dale Carnegie

Don't take no for an answer, never submit to failure. Do not be fobbed off with mere personal success or acceptance. You will make all kinds of mistakes, but as long as you are generous and true, and also fierce, you can not hurt the world or even seriously distress her. She was made to be wooed by youth.

Winston Churchill

In addition to self-awareness, imagination, and conscience, it is the fourth human endowment -- independent will -- that really makes effective self-management possible. It is the ability to make decisions and choices and to act in accordance with them. It is the ability to act rather than to be acted upon, to proactively carry out the program we have developed through the other three endowments. Empowerment comes from learning how to use this great endowment in the decisions we make every day.

Stephen Covey

Show me the money !

Rod Tidwell, Jerry Maguire (1996)

Fear is the parent of cruelty.

J.A. Froude

I am someone else when I'm with you, someone more like myself.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.

Norman Vincent Peale

Money without brains is always dangerous.

Napoleon Hill

If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.

Marie Osmond

Trust in yourself. Your perceptions are often far more accurate than you are willing to believe.

Claudia Black

Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. quotes

Earl Nightingale

Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.

Otomo No Yakamochi

We cannot really love anybody with whom we never laugh.

Agnes Repplier

Never discourage anyonewho continually makes progress, no matter how slow.

Plato

Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.

Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)

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

Think and grow rich.

Napoleon Hill

In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.

Cicero

True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.

Paul Sweeney

In imagination, there's no limitation.

Mark Victor Hansen

This one step, choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.

Scott Reed

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

Harriet Beecher Stowe

The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so, but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.

Paul R. Ehrlich

Shri Ramakrishna used to say, "As long as I live, so long do I learn". That man or that society which has nothing to learn is already in the jaws of death. Heart and core of everything here is good, that whatever may be the surface waves, deep down and underlying everything, there is an infinite basis of goodness and love.

Swami Vivekananda

Surprises and reverses can serve as an incentive for great accomplishment. There are no rules here, we're just trying to accomplish something.

Thomas Edison

To catch lots of fish, you must first go to the water. To dare is to lose one's footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose oneself.

Soren Kierkegaard

Without a general an army is lost.

Greek Proverb

Losers visualize the penalties of failure. Winners visualize the rewards of success.

Unknown

Always do the right thing.

Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)

Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.

Mark Twain

Take a watch to pieces and examine, however carefully, its separate parts in turn, and you will never come across the principles by which the watch keeps time.

Michael Polanyi

I'm Multi-Dimensional !

Taako

If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.

Abraham Lincoln

Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.

Abraham Maslow

I am again fairly settled down to the pleasant duties of an old fashioned Virginia house-keeper, steady as a clock, busy as a bee, and as cheerful as a cricket.

Martha Washington

How do I look ?

Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

The secret of education lies in respecting the student.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Dreams are the reality of tomorrow.

Dean Marshall