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Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.

John Wicker

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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

Face it girls, I'm older and I have more insurance.

Evelyn Couch, Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)

Love is a game that two can play and both win.

Eva Gabor

Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

If you love someone, set them free.

Sting

Failing to plan is planning to fail.

Effie Jones

Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.

Thomas Jefferson

All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination

Earl Nightingale

Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.

Thomas Edison

The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.

Alan Ashley-Pitt

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

Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.

Winston Churchill

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

Alexandrea

Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.

Lisa Hoffman

Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.

John Dryden

The most important part of being a leader is maintaining the desire to keep on learning. That means learning about yourself, about your peers, and about the people you serve.

Brian Koval

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

Brian Andres

There is no limit to the power of the human mind. The more concentrated it is, the more power is brought to bear on one point.

Swami Vivekananda

Captain, it is I, Ensign Pulver, and I just threw your stinking palm tree overboard. Now, what's all this crud about no movie tonight ?

Ensign Pulver, Mister Roberts (1955)

Who's on first.

Dexter, The Naughty Nineties (1945)

You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.

Michael Johnson

Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.

Unknown

To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Want to learn to eat a lot ? Here it is : Eat a little. That way, you will be around long enough to eat a lot.

Anthony Robbins

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

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

Tom Robbins

Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.

Mary Kay Ash

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.

Katie Lusk

For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change

Jim Rohn

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

You see, it's never the environment ; it's never the events of our lives, but the meaning we attach to the events - how we interpret them - that shapes who we are today and who we'll become tomorrow. quotes

Brian Tracy

Follow the money.

Deep Throat, All The President's Men (1976)

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

Anonymous

Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.

Anthony Robbins

We come to beginnings only at the end.

William Bridges

Love may make the world go around, but it's laughter that keeps us from getting dizzy.

Donald Zochert

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Love is a great beautifier.

Louisa May Alcott

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

Anonymous

Every action that helps us manifest our divine nature more and more is good, every action that retards it is evil.

Swami Vivekananda

Never seek to tell thy love. Love that never told can be, for the gentle wind does move silently, invisibly.

William Blake

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

Polybius

Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.

Rose Franken

In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Mahatma Gandhi

Formal education will make you a living, self-education will make you a fortune.

Jim Rohn

In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.

Lee Iacocca

If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.

Unknown

Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.

David Ogilvy

Pep without purpose is piffle.

Anonymous

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.

Anonymous

Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.

Henry Ford

Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.

Robert H. Schuller

As a cure for worrying, work is far better than whiskey. I always found that, if I began to worry, the best thing I could do was focus upon doing something useful and then work very hard at it. Soon, I would forget what was troubling me.

Thomas Edison

Astrology and all these mystical things are generally signs of a weak mind, therefore as soon as they are becoming prominent in our minds, we should see a physician, take good food, and rest.

Swami Vivekananda

True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.

K. Knight

A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.

Maya Angelou

The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.

David O. McKay

It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.

Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)

The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.

Benjamin Franklin

Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it.

Buddha

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

Dennis Waitley

In order to succeed you must fail so that you know what not to do the next time.

Anthony J. D'Angelo

Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.

Gabonese Proverb

I love you. I've loved you since the first moment I saw you. I guess maybe Ive even loved you before I saw you.

George Eastman, A Place In The Sun (1951)

The foundation my parents laid down with our faith continues to be my core.

Christy Borgeld

He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.

Martin Luther King Jr.

All love that has not friendship for it's base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

This is as true in everyday life as it is in battle we are given one life and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act, and in acting, to live.

General Omar Bradley

Happiness is not a matter of events, it depends upon the tides of the mind.

Alice Meynell

In life you can never be too kind or too fair ; everyone you meet is carrying a heavy load. When you go through your day expressing kindness and courtesy to all you meet, you leave behind a feeling of warmth and good cheer, and you help alleviate the burdens everyone is struggling with.

Brian Tracy

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.

Jawaharlal Nehru

Our schools and are not teaching students to think. It is astonishing how many young people have difficulty in putting their brains definitely and systematically to work.

Thomas Edison

I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.

Helen Keller

One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus ; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.

Anthony Robbins

You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.

Elmer Davis

Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.

Christy Borgeld

The Crows are very handsome and gentlemanly Indians in their personal appearance and have been always reputed, since the first acquaintance made with them, very civil and friendly.

George Catlin

All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.

Harvey Mackay

Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.

Nick Richardson

There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.

John Milton

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.

Albert Einstein

Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.

Zig Ziglar

To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.

Bruce Lee

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

Smiley Blanton

Death is something not only mysterious but a great act of purgation. That which continues in a repetitive pattern is degeneration. The pattern may vary according to country, according to climate, according to circumstance, but it is a pattern. Moving in any pattern brings about a continuity and that continuity is part of the degenerating process of man. When there is an ending of continuity, something new can take place. One can understand it instantly if one has understood the whole movement of thought, of fear, hate, love - then one can grasp the significance, instantly, of what death is.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

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.

Love vanquishes time. To lovers, a moment can be eternity, eternity can be the tick of a clock.

Mary Parrish

Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.

St Francis De Sales

Do you like scary movies ?

Ghostface, Scream (1996)

We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.

Anthony Robbins

There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.

Winston Churchill

The loving are the daring.

Bayard Taylor

It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.

Mother Teresa