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A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.

Joseph Joubert

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Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.

Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)

Nothing astonishes men so much as common sense and plain dealing.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.

Abraham Lincoln

We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.

Samuel Butler

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

William Curry Theodore

Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.

Albert Einstein

What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert H. Schuller

Knowing means to penetrate through the surface, in order to arrive at the roots, and hence the causes, knowing means to "see" reality in its nakedness. Knowing does not mean to be in the possession of the truth , it means to penetrate the surface and to strive critically and actively in order to approach truth ever more closely.

Erich Fromm

Don't go through life, grow through life.

Eric Butterworth

The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.

Tim Blixseth Bono

The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.

John Milton

From what we get, we can make a living, what we give, however makes a life.

Arthur Ashe

Love knows no bounds.

Unknown

Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.

Margaret B. Runbeck

Familiar acts are beautiful through love.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

What's meant to be will always find a way

Trisha Yearwood

Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.

Maximus, Gladiator (2000)

I'm going to stop procrastinating once I get around to it.

Anonymous

All paths lead nowhere, so it is important to choose a path that has heart.

Carlos Castaneda

Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.

Vince Lombardi

Bite off more than you can chew, then chew it.

Ella Williams

Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves ; and under a just God, cannot long retain it.

Abraham Lincoln

The great end of education is to discipline rather than to furnish the mind, to train it to the use of its own powers rather than to fill it with the accumulation of others.

Tyron Edwards

Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.

Swami Vivekananda

This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.

Muriel Spark

A ship is safe in harbor, but thats not what ships are for.

William Shedd

Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

If you only look at what is, you might never attain what could be.

Anonymous

The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.

Saudi Arabian Proverb

If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.

Bernard Haldane

May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love.

L.O. Baird

Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.

Emmanuel Swedenborg

One, two, Freddy's coming for you.

Children, A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)

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

Unknown

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

Plato

All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.

Ashleigh Brilliant

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

Tommy Lasorda

Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.

Harvey Mackay

We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The beginning is the half of every action.

Greek Proverb

A man builds a fine house ; and now he has a master, and a task for life ; he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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 ready back gets all the loads.

Latvian Proverbs

The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.

Victor Hugo

There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

Most of the exercise I get is from standing and walking around laboratory tables all day. I derive more benefit and entertainment from this than some of my friends and competitors get from playing games like golf.

Thomas Edison

Do we not all agree to call rapid thought and noble impulse by the name of inspiration ?

George Eliot

We didn't land on plymouth rock. Plymouth rock landed on us !

Malcolm X, Malcolm X (1992)

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

Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes -- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds' --can you help others do the same.

Carlo Brumat

Motherhood qualified me to let the child within come out and play.

Christy Borgeld

Success consists of doing the common things of life uncommonly well.

Unattributed

I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among my people the greatest asset I possess, and the way to develop the best in a person is by appreciation and encouragement. I believe in giving people incentive to work. So I am anxious to praise but loath to find fault. I am hearty in my approbation and lavish in my praise.

Charles M. Schwab

You're my Lassie come home.

Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.

Plato

Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.

Phil Collins

What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.

Swami Vivekananda

Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.

Democritus

Growth and change are never easy... If it were easy, you would have done it long ago.

Lawrence LeShan

I think therefore I am

Rene Descartes

Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes

Dennis Waitley

Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Seneca

What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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

To succeed, you need to take that gut feeling in what you believe and act on it with all of your heart.

Christy Borgeld

A teacher, a really good teacher, is never a giver of truth; he is a guide, a pointer to truth. Therefore, a good teacher, or, more appropriately, a guide, studies each student individually and helps to awaken the student to explore himself, both internally and externally, and ultimately to integrate himself with his being. All in all, a teacher acts as a catalyst, and not only must he have a tremendous understanding; he must also possess a sensitive mind with great flexibility and adaptability.

Bruce Lee

You only get out what you put in.

Unknown

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

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

Abraham Lincoln

Chance is the fool's name for fate.

Guy Holden, The Gay Divorcee (1934)

I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.

Brian Tracy

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

Be of love a little more careful than of anything.

E.E. Cummings

Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.

Anonymous

He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.

Proverb

Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.

Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)

It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.

Samuel Butler

No matter what I ever do or say, Heathcliff, this is me, now, standing on this hill with you. This is me, forever.

Cathy, Wuthering Heights (1939)

Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.

Jim Rohn

I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?

Rita, Cameraman (1982)

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is often a step forward.

Thomas Edison

There is no instinct like that of the heart.

Lord Byron

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

Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes, and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.

James Anthony Froude

For a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures, and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love.

Francis Bacon

Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !

Lewis Carroll

A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle

Gloria Steinhem

You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?

Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I have realized god sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see god in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.

Swami Vivekananda

There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.

Narrator, The Naked City (1948)

I am fond of only what comes from the heart.

Martha Washington

You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.

Charles F. Kettering

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Edward Young

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

Sydney Harris

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

We are born in relationship, we are wounded in relationship, and we can be healed in relationship.

Harville Hendrix