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When the going gets tough the tough get going.

Joseph P. Kennedy

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Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.

Micheal Pritchard

Never react emotionally to criticism. Analyze yourself to determine whether it is justified. If it is, correct yourself. Otherwise, go on about your business.

Norman Vincent Peale

Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.

George Catlin

Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior.

John Churton Collins

No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.

Greg Henry Quinn

Believe that the loose ball that you are chasing has your name on it.

Coach K

To God, there is no zero. I still exist.

Scott Carey, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)

Failure doesn't mean you are a failure, it just means you haven't succeeded yet.

Robert H. Schuller

Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.

Mother Teresa

Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.

Douglas Adams

Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.

Unknown

Live life with passion.

Unknown

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.

Alexander Smith

I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.

John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)

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

Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.

Winston Churchill

My life is my message.

Mahatma Gandhi

Don't fear, just live right.

Neal A. Maxwell

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.

Anonymous

Fortify yourself with contentment, for this is an impregnable fortress.

Epictetus

Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.

Erich Fromm

You can have anything you want ? if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.

Abraham Lincoln

Love is something eternal.

Vincent Van Gogh

Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.

William Ellery Channing

Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.

Frank Lloyd Wright

It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, Always do what you are afraid to do.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Strike while the iron is hot.

Proverb

Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.

W. Clement Stone

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

I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !

Howard Beale, Network (1976)

Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Someday, man will harness the rise and fall of the tides, imprison the power of the sun, and release atomic power.

Thomas Edison

It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.

Bruce Lee

Some things have to be believed to be seen.

Ralph Hodgson

Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?

Mark Twain

In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.

Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)

So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.

W. Clement Stone

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

Goals give you more than a reason to get up in the morning, they are an incentive to keep you going all day. Goals tend to tap the deeper resources and draw the best out of life.

Harvey Mackay

Failing to plan is planning to fail.

Unknown

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Kid, the next time I say, Let's go someplace like Bolivia, let's go someplace like Bolivia.

Butch Cassidy, Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969)

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don't finally meet somewhere, they're in each other all along.

Rumi

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

Napoleon Hill

If I were required to guess off-hand, and without collusion with higher minds, what is the bottom cause of the amazing material and intellectual advancement of the last fifty years, I should guess that it was the modern-born and previously non-existent disposition on the part of men to believe that a new idea can have value.

Mark Twain

Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.

Thomas Jefferson

Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.

Aristotle

If I can line up the people who, back through the ages, have gone at life in ways I greatly admire, then I can feel their strength supporting me, all their standards and values pointing the way in which I am to go.

Bonaro W. Overstreet

How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.

Anonymous

To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.

Joseph Chilton Pearce

Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?

Robert Half

Only in his own way and not in any other can the one who strives perfect himself. He who lays hold of the rung of his companion and lets go of his own rung, through him neither the one nor the other will be realized.

Martin Buber

What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.

Anatole France

It may be all right to be content with what you have, never with what you are.

B.C. Forbes

There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts : what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.

Dale Carnegie

The only gift is a portion of thyself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

One million dollars !

Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)

Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.

Henri Frederic Amiel

You only get out what you put in.

Unknown

Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can.

Henry Drummond

A small house will hold a hundred friends.

African Proverb

We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.

Luciano De Crescenzo

, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.

Anne Sophie Swetchine

Always do the right thing.

Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)

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

Japanese Proverb

Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.

James F. Bymes

Leadership is much more an art, a belief, a condition of the heart, than a set of things to do. The visible signs of artful leadership are expressed, ultimately, in its practice.

Max DePree

A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.

Anonymous

Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.

Vince Lombardi

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

Henry David Thoreau

We're on a mission from God.

Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)

God gives us our relatives - thank God we can choose our friends.

Ethel Watts Mumford

They alone live, who live for others.

Swami Vivekananda

I never did anything worth doing entirely by accident... . Almost none of my inventions came about totally by accident. They were achieved by having trained myself to endure and tolerate hard work.

Thomas Edison

Work spares us from three evils boredom, vice, and need.

Voltaire

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

Where there is life, there is hope. Where there are hopes, there are dreams. Where there are vivid dreams repeated, they become goals. Goals become the action plans and game plans that winners dwell on in intricate detail, knowing that achievement is almost automatic when the goal becomes an inner commitment. The response to the challenges of life -- purpose -- is the healing balm that enables each of us to face up to adversity and strife.

Dennis Waitley

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

Fried Green Tomatoes

To live happily with other people, ask of them only what they can give.” Tristan Bernard

Tristan Bernard

Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.

Albert Einstein

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

Jimi Hendrix

One who walks the road with love will never walk the road alone.

C. T. Davis

There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. That little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.

W. Clement Stone

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

Jim Rohn

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

Steven Wright

Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.

Hubert Bonner

If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined, you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

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

Never say more than is necessary.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.

Swami Vivekananda

Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it can not be seen or measured - yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more than any material possession ever could.

Barbara De Angelis

Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

Thomas Edison

Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

Abraham Lincoln

I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The positive thinker is a hard-headed, tough-minded, and factual realist. He sees all the difficulties clearly... which is more than can be said for the average negative thinker. But he sees more than difficulties -- he tries to see the solutions of those difficulties.

Norman Vincent Peale

Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.

H. Jackson Brown

Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.

William Shakespeare