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

Joseph Joubert

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Above all to thine own self be true.

William Shakespeare

A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.

Jerome Cummings

Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.

Winston Churchill

It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.

Linda Conway

An avoidance of true communication is tantamount to a relinquishment of my self- being , if I withdraw from it I am betraying not only the other but myself.

Karl Jaspers

You must be the change you wish to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

George Sands

Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.

Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)

Trust in yourself. Your perceptions are often far more accurate than you are willing to believe.

Claudia Black

You think I'm licked. You all think I'm licked. Well, I'm not licked. And I'm going to stay right here and fight for this lost cause. Even if this room gets filled with lies like these, and the taylors and all their armies come marching into this place.

Jefferson Smith, Mr Smith Goes To Washington (1939)

Immaturity can last a lifetime.

Robert Half

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

If anything is worth trying at all, it's worth trying at least ten times.

Dean Marshall Art Linkletter

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

Henry David Thoreau

Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

Discontent is the source of all trouble, but also of all progress, in individuals and nations.

Berthold Auerbach

Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god. For one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.

Swami Vivekananda

Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.

David Wilkerson

Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.

Jim Rohn

Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.

Julia H. Gulliver

Do, or do not. There is no try.

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

Woody, I know what your problem is. You're just like me. Trash !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.

Christy Borgeld

Listen to me, mister. You're my knight in shining armor. Don't you forget it. You're going to get back on that horse, and I'm going to be right behind you, holding on tight, and away we're gonna go, go, go !

Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)

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

Elmer Davis

The reason most people never reach their goals is that they don't define them, learn about them, or even seriously consider them as believable or achievable. Winners can tell you where they are going, what they plan to do along the way, and who will be sharing the adventure with them.

Dennis Waitley

Without a general an army is lost.

Greek Proverb

An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.

Caroline L. Gascoigne

I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.

Winston Churchill

When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.

W. Clement Stone

People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.

Mark Victor Hansen

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

Benjamin Franklin

Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.

Mingjiao

Learning acquired in youth is an inscription on stone.

Indian Proverb

There is no instinct like that of the heart.

Lord Byron

Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.

Mother Theresa

No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility.

Napoleon Hill

When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.

Norman Vincent Peale

Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.

Dottie Walters

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

Great oaks from little acorns grow

Proverb

I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it.

Jonathan Winters

Happiness is a state of activity.

Aristotle

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be a revelation.

Eileen Caddy

Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.

Jim Rohn

I think there is something, more important than believing : Action ! The world is full of dreamers, there aren't enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision.

W. Clement Stone

Be like a postage stamp. Stick to it until you get there.

Harvey Mackay

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

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

Arthur Ashe

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

Saudi Arabian Proverb

Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.

Mother Teresa

Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

We are like tea bags - we don't know our own strength until we're in hot water.

Sister Busche

I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.

Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

Edgar Allan Poe

People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be.

Harvey Mackay

If parents pass enthusiasm along to their children, they will leave them an estate of incalculable value.

Thomas Edison

The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good.

Brian Tracy

Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose -- a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.

Mary Shelley

The whole purpose of education is to turn mirrors into windows.

Sydney J. Harris

The harder you fall the higher you bounce.

Horace

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

St Francis De Sales

The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.

Robert Half

One way to become enthusiastic is to look for the plus sign. To make progress in any difficult situation, you have to start with what's right about it and build on that.

Norman Vincent Peale

A leader is a dealer in hope.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King Jr.

I'm going to take a bath.

Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)

Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.

G. M. Trevelyan

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

Charles Morgan

A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you have n't truly decided.

Anthony Robbins

It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.

Winston Churchill

No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.

Isaac Asimov

We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.

Anthony Robbins

Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.

Will Rogers

We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.

John Lennon

The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.

Mike Litman

The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.

Anonymous

See how nature - trees, flowers, grass - grows in silence , see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence we need silence to be able to touch souls.

Mother Teresa

When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions.

W. Clement Stone

The art of love, is largely the art of persistence.

Albert Ellis

If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always gotten.

Unknown

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

Maya Angelou

If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.

Isaac Newton

Without the human community one single human being cannot survive.

Dalai Lama

All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.

Leo Tolstoy

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

If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won't, you most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad.

Dennis Waitley

Nothing happens unless first we dream.

Carl Sandburg

You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.

Michael Johnson

In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.

Marc Chagall

No general can fight his battles alone. He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.

Philip Armour

Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.

Franklin P. Jones

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.

James Oppenheim

Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.

Anton Chekhov

Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.

William Lowe Bryan

Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.

Unknown

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

William Curry Theodore

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