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You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.

J.S. Knox

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Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.

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Don't sweat the small stuff.

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You're gonna need a bigger boat.

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The day will come when, after harnessing space, the winds, the tides and gravitation, we shall harness for god the energies of love. And on that day, for the second time in the history of the world, we shall have discovered fire.

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If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.

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The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what we want most for what we want at the moment.

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Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.

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Change yourself, change your fortunes.

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Rough spots sharpen our performance. And more often than not, obstacles can be turned into advantages. You just can't let your disappointment get in the way.

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What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.

Isaac Bashevis

Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.

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

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Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.

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Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the children of God.

Matthew 5:9

Your current safe boundaries were once unknown frontiers.

Anonymous

I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed We hold these truths to be self-evident , that all men are created equal.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.

Dennis Waitley

It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.

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I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.

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Friendship often ends in love, but love in friendship - never.

Charles Caleb Colton

Nothing ventured, nothing gained.

Unknown

A woman who is loved always has success.

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The advertisement is the most truthful part of a newspaper.

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He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.

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The "Inside-Out" approach to personal and self , even more fundamentally, to start with the most inside part of self - with your paradigms, your character, and your motives. The inside-out approach says that private victories precede public victories, that making and keeping promises to ourselves precedes making and keeping promises to others. It says it is futile to put personality ahead of character, to try to improve relationships with others before improving ourselves.

Stephen Covey

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

W. Clement Stone

You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do.

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

Anatole France

The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.

Swami Vivekananda

Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.

Dale E. Turner

Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.

Charles F. Kettering

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly , what is essential is invisible to the eye.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.

Anonymous

If you build it, he will come.

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Pretty much everything will come to him who hustles while he waits. I believe that restlessness is discontent, and discontent is merely the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.

Thomas Edison

Every cloud has a silver lining.

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Don't knock masturbation. It's sex with someone I love.

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One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.

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Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.

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Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.

Abraham Lincoln

Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.

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To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan, you should wear it inside, where it functions best.

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I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.

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Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.

Albert Einstein

The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.

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The buck stops here.

Harry Truman

I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach, who walk their talk.

Anthony Robbins

The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.

Dale Carnegie

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

I need him like the axe needs the turkey.

Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)

Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.

Earl Nightingale

It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.

Anonymous

Vivacity, leadership, must be had, and we are not allowed to be nice in choosing. We must fetch the pump with dirty water, if clean can not be had.

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The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Unknown

Be who you are in every situation.

Michael Johnson

Get away from her, you bitch !

Ripley, Aliens (1986)

Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !

President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)

The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Happiness is a choice.

Barry Neil Kaufman

I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.

Larry Smith

If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.

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The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.

William Makepeace Thackeray

Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one.

John Lennon

What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.

George Eliot

When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make a lemonade.

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The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.

Oscar Wilde

If you think you can, or you think you can't, you're probably right.

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All-righty then !

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It's not enough that we do our best, sometimes we have to do what's required.

Winston Churchill

How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.

Unknown

My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.

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Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.

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The idea of working all your life, saving, and putting money into a retirement account is a very slow plan.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

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

Winston Churchill

Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.

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Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.

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The dove is my emblem. I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it. I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.

Thomas Edison

After your jump, the net appears.

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Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

Thomas Jefferson

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Heywood

We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

You owe it to yourself to find your own unorthodox way of succeeding, or sometimes, just surviving.

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We are all born for love, it is the principle existence and it's only end.

Benjamin Disraeli

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

Jim Rohn

To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.

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

Anonymous

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

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Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

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He that has done nothing has known nothing.

Thomas Carlyle

Sawyer, you're going out a youngster, but you've got to come back a star!

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It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.

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You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.

Unknown

Love is the only gold.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.

Robert H. Schuller

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Leo Buscaglia

A way of life can not be successful so long as it is mere intellectual conviction. It must be deeply felt, deeply believed, dominant even in dreams.

Bertrand Russell