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The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.

Josiah G. Holland

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Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.

Maya Angelou

The only place where your dream becomes impossible is in your own thinking.

Robert H. Schuller

Feel nothing, know nothing, do nothing, have nothing, give up all to god, and say utterly, 'Thy will be done'. We only dream this bondage. Wake up and let it go.

Swami Vivekananda

No matter where you go, there you are.

Steven Wright

If you build it, he will come.

Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)

Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.

H. Jackson Brown

Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.

Ghanaian Proverb

I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,

Oscar Madison, F (1968)

The truth is more important than the facts.

Frank Lloyd Wright

We will find only what we look for, nothing more and nothing less.

Anonymous

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

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

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl Buck

Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.

George F. Will

If so many men, so many minds, certainly so many hearts, so many kinds of love.

Leo Tolstoy

The most important part of being a leader is maintaining the desire to keep on learning. That means learning about yourself, about your peers, and about the people you serve.

Brian Koval

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.

Unknown

Love is the only gold.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.

Winston Churchill

There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.

Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)

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

Bartender Nat, The Lost Weekend (1945)

Failing to plan is planning to fail.

Effie Jones

Freedom requires the capacity to accept, bear and live constructively with anxiety. I refer of course to the normal anxiety all of us experience at every step in our psychological growth as well as in this upset contemporary world. To be free means to face and bear anxiety, to run away from anxiety means automatically to surrender one's freedom.

Rollo May

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

If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.

John P. Strelecky

In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

Love is letting go of fear.

Gerald Jampolsky

Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.

John Keats

They alone live, who live for others.

Swami Vivekananda

Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.

Erich Fromm

What is essential is invisible to the eyes.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.

Martin Luther King Jr.

In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.

Norman Vincent Peale

You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.

David Levesque

Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)

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

Ella Williams

The broadest, and maybe the most meaningful definition of volunteering - Doing more than you have to because you want to, in a cause you consider good.

Ivan Scheier

To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.

David Viscott

I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.

George Catlin

The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.

Anonymous

I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.

Robert Southey

Every cloud has a silver lining.

Proverb

Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.

Swami Vivekananda

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.

Margaret Mead

A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.

Victor Hugo

Look at every situation as if you were in the future and you were looking back on it.

General Peter Schoomaker

The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.

Swami Vivekananda

People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.

John C. Maxwell

Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.

English Proverb

I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.

Robert Ingersoll

You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this ? And radio operates exactly the same way : you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.

Albert Einstein

All-righty then !

Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)

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

I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.

Elie Wiesel

This is the first day, of the rest of your life.

Unknown

Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.

Jim Rohn

Love is made by two people, in different kinds of solitude. It can be in a crowd, but in an oblivious crowd.

Louis Aragon

When something is finally obvious that should have been obvious years before, we call it common sense.

Steve Walton

We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.

Anthony Robbins

The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.

Thomas Jefferson

You betcha !

Marge Gunderson, Fargo (1996)

When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.

William Shakespeare

Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Will you stop, Dave? Stop, Dave. I'm afraid.

Hal (V.O.), 2001: A Space Odyssey (2001)

All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.

Thomas Edward Lawrence

Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.

William Faulkner

Many who have spent a lifetime in it can tell us less of love than the child that lost a dog yesterday.

Thornton Wilder

Victory belongs to the most persevering.

Napolean Bonaparte

If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.

The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)

The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.

Malcolm X

Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire.

William Butler Yeats

No one is so poor as an ignorant person.

Hebrew Proverb

The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.

Albert Einstein

You know the difference between you and me ? I make this look good.

Agent J, Men In Black (1997)

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

Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.

Sherry Anderson

Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.

Jim Rohn

Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas

An executive is a person who always decides , sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.

John H. Patterson

The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.

Victor Hugo

Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.

Eileen Caddy

Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.

Eleanor Roosevelt

What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.

Swami Vivekananda

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.

Helen Keller

Let not him who is houseless pull down the house of another, but let him work diligently and build one for himself, thus by example assuring that his own shall be safe from violence when built.

Abraham Lincoln

Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.

Albert Einstein

Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.

Anonymous

Who so loves believes the impossible.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.

Carl Jung

Talent is formed in solitude, character in the bustle of the world.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.

Helen Keller

A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.

Harvey Mackay

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

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Alan Watts

Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.

Mother Teresa

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

He who lives without discipline dies without honor.

Icelandic Proverb

Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart