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It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.

Judith Martin

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

Norman Vincent Peale

In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action

Aristotle

It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.

Anthony Robbins

He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.

Solon

Be strong ! You talk of ghosts and devils. We are the living devils. The sign of life is strength and growth. The sign of death is weakness. Whatever is weak, avoid ! It is death. If it is strength, go down into hell and get hold of it ! There is salvation only for the brave. "None but the brave deserves the fair". None but the bravest deserves salvation.

Swami Vivekananda

Come, let us make love deathless.

Herbert Trench

When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up

Jim Rohn

If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.

Marie Osmond

This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.

Robert Kincaid

Action is the antidote to despair.

Joan Baez

I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.

Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

My tears of love are a waste of time if I turn away.

Kim Wilde

Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled.

Henry David Thoreau

Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.

English Proverb

Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.

W. Clement Stone

Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.

Robert H. Schuller

There's no crying in baseball !

Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)

They can because they think they can.

Virgil

Whatever you need more of is what you need to tithe some. quotes

Napoleon Hill

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

Colin Powell

In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.

Victor Cousins

Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.

Helen Keller

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

What we've got here is failure to communicate.

Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)

The more goals you set - the more goals you get.

Mark Victor Hansen

The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.

John Powell

It is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.

Henry Ward Beecher

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

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.

Phyllis Diller

The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.

Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)

When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.

Anonymous

I think we deserve a break.

Kathie Moffat, Jeff Bailey (1947)

In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.

Galileo Galilei

What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.

Henry Ward Beecher

I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.

John Stuart Mill

No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.

Greg Henry Quinn

Put off for one day and ten days will pass by.

Korean Proverb

Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.

Elinor Glyn

Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes

Dennis Waitley

I have a head for business and a bod for sin.

Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)

Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.

Michael Johnson

An army of a thousand is easy to find, but, ah, how difficult to find a general.

Chinese Proverb

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

Thomas Edison

Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. It is not something to be waited for, but rather something to be achieved.

William Jennings Bryan

Love is like a piece of art work, even the smallest bit can be so beautiful.

Stacie Cunningham

The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.

Richard B. Sheridan

The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.

Anonymous

Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.

Henry Van Dyke

I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.

Paul McCartney

You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.

Maya Angelou

These go to eleven.

Nigel Tufnel, This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

Love, all alike, no season knows, nor clime, nor hours, days, months, which are the rags of time.

John Donne

The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.

Thomas Edison

But I would be proud.

Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)

People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

L-I-V-E ! Live ! Otherwise, you got nothing to talk about in the locker room.

Maude, Harold And Maude (1971)

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

Dennis Waitley

I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?

Rita, Cameraman (1982)

Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.

Anton Chekhov

Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.

Earl Nightingale

Get away from her, you bitch !

Ripley, Aliens (1986)

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

Conrad Hilton

If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.

Indira Gandhi

Hatred stirreth up strifes, but love covereth all sins.

Proverb

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

He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.

Aristotle

Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.

Steve Jobs

The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.

Anonymous

Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.

John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)

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

Confucius

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

E.E. Cummings

Georgia, love is for the very young.

Jonathan Shields, The Bad And The Beautiful (1952)

I arise from dreams of thee in the first sweet sleep of night, when the winds are breathing low, and the stars are shining bright.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.

Anthony Robbins

Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.

Unattributed

If you want to make your dreams come true, the first thing you have to do is wake up.

J.M. Power

I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.

The Shulamite

Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved

Helen Keller

No limits are set to the ascent of man, and to each and everyone the highest stands open. Here it is only your personal choice that decides.

Martin Buber

Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

This is the people's war ! It is our war ! We are the fighters ! Fight it, then ! Fight it with all that is in us, and may god defend the right.

Vicar, Mrs Miniver (1942)

The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor

Vince Lombardi

Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.

Unknown

I love you - those three words have my life in them.

Alexandrea

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.

Hugh Downs

Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.

Matthew 5:43-45

There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.

Denis Waitley

Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed

Thomas Edison

A woman who is loved always has success.

Vicki Baum

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on that 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.

Swami Vivekananda

We have not yet begun to fight.

John Paul Jones

For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.

William J. Bennett

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

George Bernard Shaw

The history of the world is but the biography of great men.

Thomas Carlyle

A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.

General Douglas MacArthur

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

For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change

Jim Rohn