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The worst thing you can try to do is cling to something that is gone, or to recreate it.

Johnette Napolitano

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Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

Abraham Lincoln

Just because you make a mistake doesnt mean you are a mistake.

Georgette Mosbacher

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


If you aren't going all the way, why go at all ?

Joe Namath

No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.

Ronald Reagan

My fathers planted for me, and I planted for my children.

Hebrew Proverb

Living, love and death are one thing, not divisive, not separated, not divorced, not in the field of time but it is completely a living, moving thing, indivisible. And that is immortal.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

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

A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.

Forest Witcraft

If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.


Joy is not in things, it is in us.

Richard Wagner

Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.

Swami Vivekananda

What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

If you mean to profit, learn to please.

Winston Churchill

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

William Shakespeare

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

You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.


Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.


It's a Sicilian message. It means Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

The leader wonders about everything, wants to learn as much as he can, is willing to take risks, experiment, try new things. He does not worry about failure, but embraces errors, knowing he will learn from them.

Warren G. Bennis

If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.

Yogi Berra

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.

Henry David Thoreau

Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.

Richard Bach

When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.

W. Clement Stone

Character is higher than intellect... A great soul will be strong to live, as well as to think.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.

Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)

There is time for everything.

Thomas Edison

'Wake Me When It's Funny'

Gary Marshall

The best way to predict the future is to create it.


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

Napoleon Hill

Love knows no bounds.


Don't call me a saint - I don't want to be dismissed that easily.

Dorothy Day

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity, an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

Success in the affairs of life often serves to hide one's abilities, whereas adversity frequently gives one an opportunity to discover them.


Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.

Charles F. Kettering

Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.

Mary Anne Radmacher

Familiar acts are beautiful through love.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Thou art to me a delicious torment.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sometimes your nearness takes my breath away , and all the things I want to say can find no voice. Then, in silence, I can only hope my eyes will speak my heart.

Robert Sexton

It's easier to remember when you are right than when the other person was right.

Robert Half

Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.

Stephen Covey

Action may not always bring happiness , but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

Lust is what makes you keep wanting it, even when you have no desire to be with each other. Love is what makes you keep wanting to be with each other, even when you have no desire to do it.

Judith Viorst

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.


For one human being to love another that is perhaps the most difficult of our tasks, the ultimate, the last test and proof, the work for which all other work is but preparation.

Rainer Maria Rilke

The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.

Don Marquis

Sanctuary !

Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)

Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.


Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.

Samuel Johnson

The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned.

Somerset Maugham

Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.


Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.

Hasidic Proverb

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

Japanese Proverb

Every man is more than just himself; he also represents the unique, the very special and always significant and remarkable point at which the world's phenomena intersect, only once in this way, and never again.

Hermann Hesse

Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.

Alan Watts

I am your father.

Darth Vader, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

One drink's too many, and a hundred's not enough.

Bartender Nat, The Lost Weekend (1945)

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.

Albert Einstein

Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.

Samuel Johnson

Stella ! Hey, Stella !

Stanley Kowalski, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.

John Eldredge

The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.

David B. Allman

You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.


We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.

Donald Curtis

Live with passion !

Anthony Robbins

What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.

Amelia Earhart

Never give an order that can't be obeyed.

General Douglas MacArthur

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.

Zig Ziglar

They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.

Latin Proverb

Know that although in the eternal scheme of things you are small, you are also unique and irreplaceable, as are all your fellow humans everywhere in the world.

Margaret Laurence

We reap what we sow - we are the makers of our own fate. The wind is blowing, those vessels whose sails are unfurled catch it, and go forward on their way, but those which have their sails furled do not catch the wind. Is that the fault of the wind ? We make our own destiny.

Swami Vivekananda

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

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

Sydney J. Harris

Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.

Christian Nestell Bovee

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Peter F. Drucker

Respect the past in the full measure of its desserts, but do not make the mistake of confusing it with the present nor seek in it the ideals of the future.

Jose Incenerios

Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant ?

Henry David Thoreau

Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.

Jean Anouilh

Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.

Robert M. Pirsig

Your children will become what you are, so be what you want them to be.

David Bly

People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I'm king of the world !

Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)

There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life.

Federico Fellini

Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

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

Eva Gabor

If you look at what you have in life, You'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, You'll never have enough.

Oprah Winfrey

We have a problem. ''Congratulations. '' But it's a tough problem. ''Then double congratulations. ''

W. Clement Stone

To freely bloom - that is my definition of success.

Gerry Spence

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.


It is the marriage of the soul with Nature that makes the intellect fruitful, and gives birth to imagination.

Henry David Thoreau

There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.

Anthony Robbins

If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!

Henriette Montel

Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.

Albert Einstein

Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.

Dennis Waitley

Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.

Nigerian Proverb

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

T. Howell