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

Joseph Joubert

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Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.

Jim Rohn

If you build it, he will come.

Field of Dreams

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The good physician treats the disease, the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.

William Osler

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

Let's not confuse hasty decisions with strength or intelligence. It's important to be decisive - after giving consideration that reflects the time you have and what's at stake.

Bill Blackman

But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.

Karl Jaspers

You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.

Friedrich Nietzsche

It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.

Thomas Jefferson

Love is something eternal.

Vincent Van Gogh

I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank

Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.

Stephen Covey

Remember when you see a man at the top of a mountain, he didn't fall there.

Anonymous

Love is not love until love's vulnerable.

Theodore Roethke

One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.

Dale Carnegie

All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.

Bill Blackman

You can do anything you put your mind to.

Unknown

A lawyer dies and goes to hell. The devil says he'll make a deal with him. He can go to heaven if he gives up the souls of his wife and two kids. 'Sure' says the lawyer, 'but what's the catch ? '

Unknown

Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.

Charles M. Shultz

Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.

Anonymous

Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.

Winston Churchill

I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.

Albert Einstein

Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.

Harvey Mackay

When love and skill work together expect a masterpiece.

John Ruskin

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

How do I love thee ? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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

Hoke, you're my best friend.

Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)

The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.

Walter Bagehot

Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.

Zig Ziglar

The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.

Abb D'Allanival

First, believe in the world - that there is meaning behind everything.

Swami Vivekananda

Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Throughout the centuries there have been men who took the first steps down new roads armed with nothing but their own vision.

Ayn Rand

The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.

Swami Vivekananda

They're called boobs, Ed.

Erin Brockovich, Erin Brockovich (2000)

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.

Aristotle

You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.

J.S. Knox

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.

Anonymous

Love is a hole in the heart.

Ben Hecht

Difficulties strengthen the mind, as well as labor does the body.

Seneca

To ask the hard question is simple.

W.H. Auden

I make wine at home. I make it out of raisins so that it will be aged automatically.

Steven Wright

He that has done nothing has known nothing.

Thomas Carlyle

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.

Zig Ziglar

Most ball games are lost, not won.

Casey Stengel

What is tolerance ? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error , let us pardon reciprocally each other's folly - that is the first law of nature.

Voltaire

We must be bright and cheerful, long faces do not make religion.

Swami Vivekananda

To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.

Edward Bulwer Lytton

You had me at "hello".

Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire (1996)

This is a great fact : strength is life, weakness is death. Strength is felicity, life eternal, immortal , weakness is constant strain and misery, weakness is death.

Swami Vivekananda

It is not enough to have a good mind, the main thing is to use it well.

Rene Descartes

Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.

Henry Ward Beecher

The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.

Confucius

A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance, and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.

Paul Sweeney

Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Hope springs eternal.

Alexander Pope

Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities, they will never come.

Janet Erskine Stuart

It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.

Seneca

When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.

Helen Keller

Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.

Victor Hugo

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Anybody can do just about anything with himself that he really wants to and makes up his mind to do. We are all capable of greater things than we realize.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

La Rouchefoucauld

Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose.

Thomas Edison

Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?

Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!

Jim Ryun

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement, nothing can be done without hope and confidence.

Helen Keller

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

Frederick Douglass

When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.

Elizabeth Bowen

Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.

Thomas Dewar

In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.

Elizabeth Ashley

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

Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.

David Lloyd George

Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.

Nicholas Murray Butler

It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.

Winston Churchill

I am the captain of my soul.

William Ernest Henley

Enduring habits I hate.... Yes, at the very bottom of my soul I feel grateful to all my misery and bouts of sickness and everything about me that is imperfect, because this sort of thing leaves me with a hundred backdoors through which I can escape from enduring habits.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.

Henry Ford

To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.

W. Clement Stone

Non !

Marcel Marceau, Silent Movie (1976)

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry Kaiser

Learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.

Maya Angelou

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.

Henry Ford

If you know peace, then you thrive , if you know contentment, then you are rich.

Su Shi

Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.

Aristotle

What you cannot enforce, Do not command.

Sophocles

Make the second effort your second nature.

Harvey Mackay

The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.

Swami Vivekananda

Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.

Thomas Jefferson

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)

Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is a freedom.

Marilyn Ferguson

Vegas, baby.

Trent, Swingers (1996)