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It is what you learn after you know it all that counts.

John Wooden

Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.

John Wooden

Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.

John Wooden

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

Mark Twain

I don't like your manners.

Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)

The wisest mind has something yet to learn.

George Santayana

Somebody stop me !

Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)

Live life with passion.

Unknown

He who lives without discipline dies without honor.

Icelandic Proverb

An obstacle is often a stepping stone.

Prescott

Michael, we're bigger than U.S. Steel.

Hyman Roth, The Godfather: Part II (1974)

I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.

Blanche Dubois, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

Open the pod bay doors,

Dave Bowman, Hal (2001)

It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

It is best to love wisely, no doubt, but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.

William Makepeace Thackeray

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

Winston Churchill

The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.

Anthony Robbins

If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

Derek Bok

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.

Norman Vincent Peale

Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.

Ernest Hemingway

When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.

Anonymous

There's always a way - if you're committed.

Anthony Robbins

When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.

Jimi Hendrix

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Lao Tzu

By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day

Robert Frost

Recognize that transition has a characteristic shape.

William Bridges

Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.

Unknown

Never give in -- never, never, never, never.

Winston Churchill

You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.

Napoleon Hill

Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up

James Baldwin

Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.

Bruce Lee

Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.

William Makepeace Thackeray

Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.

Rollo May

Reflection doesn't take anything away from decisiveness, from being a person of action. In fact, it generates the inner toughness that you need to be an effective person of action -- to be a leader. Think of leadership as some of two vectors competence: (your specialty, your skills, your know-howl) and authenticity: (your identity, your character, your attitude) .

Peter Koestenbaum

Look up and not down, look forward and not back, look out and not in, and lend a hand.

E. E. Hale

If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.

Brian Tracy

Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

Buddha

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

Thomas Edison

Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.

Khalil Gibran

The measure of a man is what he does with power.

Greek Proverb

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

Samuel Coleridge

If I accept you as you are, I will make you worse , however if I treat you as though you are what you are capable of becoming, I help you become that.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Reduce your plan to writing. The moment you complete this, you will have definitely given concrete form to the intangible desire.

Napoleon Hill

A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.

Horace Mann

Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself.

Leo Tolstoy

Every truth has four corners, as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other three.

Confucius

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.

Vince Lombardi

Who is blind ? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb ? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor ? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich ? He who is happy with his lot.

Indian Proverb

When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

The art of choosing men is not nearly so difficult as the art of enabling those one has chosen to attain their full worth.

Napoleon Bonaparte

To my big brother George, the richest man in town !

Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.

Vincent Van Gogh

Stella ! Hey, Stella !

Stanley Kowalski, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.

Thomas Jefferson

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

We're on a mission from God.

Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)

What really matters is what you do with what you have.

Shirley Lord

Challenges are what make life interesting , overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.

Joshua J. Marine

Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed

Thomas Edison

My father taught me to work ; he did not teach me to love it.

Abraham Lincoln

Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.

Jawaharlal Nehru

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

There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.

George Sands

Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.

Harvey Mackay

The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.

Unknown

Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Hatred paralyzes life, love releases it. Hatred confuses life, love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life, love illumines it.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.

Marianne Williamson

Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.

Dennis Waitley

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.

Dale Carnegie

If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.

Anna Quindlen

End your day by privately looking directly into your eyes in the mirror and saying, 'I love you ! ' Do this for thirty days and watch how you transform.

Mark Victor Hansen

O Captain ! My Captain ! our fearful trip is done.

Walt Whitman

Love is a symbol of eternity that wipes away all sense of time, removing all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end.

Ikhide Oshoma

Results come from constantly applying what you know, not just knowing.

John P. Strelecky

Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.

T. Howell

Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas

The man who has no imagination has no wings.

Muhamed Ali

No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.

La Rochefoucauld

Find the good -- and praise it.

Alex Haley

I've looked around enough to know that you're the one I want to go through time with.

Jim Croce

If you would create something, you must be something.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

There are no gains without pains.

Adlai Stevenson

All condemnation of others really condemns ourselves. Adjust the microcosm which is in your power to do and the macrocosm will adjust itself for you.

Swami Vivekananda

You're happiest while you're making the greatest contribution.

Robert F. Kennedy

Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.

Fried Green Tomatoes

If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster.

Anonymous

Love is perfect kindness

Joseph Campbell

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

Sooner or later the truth comes to light.

Dutch Proverb

Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.

Bernice Johnson Reagon

Experience is the best teacher.

Proverb

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.

Plato

Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.

La Rouchefoucauld

The book you don't read cant help.

Jim Rohn

Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?

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