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Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.

Kahil Gibran

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

John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)

Success is never ending, failure is never final.

Dr. Robert Schuller

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

Robert H. Schuller

Most of the exercise I get is from standing and walking around laboratory tables all day. I derive more benefit and entertainment from this than some of my friends and competitors get from playing games like golf.

Thomas Edison

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

All paths lead nowhere, so it is important to choose a path that has heart.

Carlos Castaneda

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Never live in the past but always learn from it.

Anonymous

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

Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)

Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.

Norman Vincent Peale

Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day.

Indian Proverb

Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.

Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)

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

When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance. . . . Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.

Dennis Waitley

The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck.

Anthony Robbins

There are simply too many notes.

Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)

Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant, they is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.

Johann Gottfried Von Herder

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.

Mark Twain

I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.

William Penn

Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.

Lord Byron

If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.

Dale Carnegie

You make me want to be a better man.

Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)

Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.

Winston Churchill

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

Unknown

Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.

Birke Baehr

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.

Albert Einstein

A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.

Anonymous

Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.

Ann Landers

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.

Aristotle

If you can't accept losing, you can't win.

Vince Lombardi

Just because you make a mistake doesnt mean you are a mistake.

Georgette Mosbacher

The thought manifests as the word. The word manifests as the deed. The deed develops into habit. And the habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care

T. Howell

If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.

Harvey Mackay

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Love is a fruit in season at all times.

Mother Theresa

Faced with the choice between changing one's mind and proving that there is no need to do so, almost everyone gets busy on the proof.

John Kenneth Galbraith

When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word 'succeed', you find it simply means to follow through.

F.W. Nichol

A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance, and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.

Paul Sweeney

Reflection doesn't take anything away from decisiveness, from being a person of action. In fact, it generates the inner toughness that you need to be an effective person of action -- to be a leader. Think of leadership as some of two vectors competence: (your specialty, your skills, your know-howl) and authenticity: (your identity, your character, your attitude) .

Peter Koestenbaum

Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.

Swami Vivekananda

They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one. They promised to take our land, and they did.

Red Cloud

Where there is love there is life.

Mahatma Gandhi

To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.

Elbert Hubbard

When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.

William Shakespeare

Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.

Thomas Edison

Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.

Egyptian Proverb

If a man does his best, what else is there ?

General George S. Patton

Except and expect positive things and that is what you will receive.

Lori Hard

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.

Swami Vivekananda

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.

Elbert Hubbard

When I've heard all I need to make a decision, I don't take a vote. I make a decision.

Ronald Reagan

The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.

Bernard M. Baruch

Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The way to happiness : keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Fill your life with love. Scatter sunshine. Forget self, think of others. Do as you would be done by. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.

Norman Vincent Peale

Want to learn to eat a lot ? Here it is : Eat a little. That way, you will be around long enough to eat a lot.

Anthony Robbins

My heart is ever at your service.

Shakespeare

How you react when the joke's on you can reveal your character.

Robert Half

People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.

Abraham Lincoln

Captain, it is I, Ensign Pulver, and I just threw your stinking palm tree overboard. Now, what's all this crud about no movie tonight ?

Ensign Pulver, Mister Roberts (1955)

Sometimes you just got to give yourself what you wish someone else would give you.

Dr. Phil

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

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

Judith Martin

You think of yourself as a colored man. I think of myself as a man.

John Wade Prentice, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner (1967)

When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.

John Dryden

Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes, and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.

James Anthony Froude

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert Schuller

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement, nothing can be done without hope and confidence.

Helen Keller

The loving are the daring.

Bayard Taylor

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

Danish Proverb

Our real problem is not our strength today ; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure strength tomorrow.

Calvin Coolidge

Learning is finding out what we already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You are all learners, doers, and teachers.

Richard Bach

The rare individual who honestly satisfies this heart-hunger ( praise ) will hold people in the palm of his hand, and even the undertaker will be sorry when he dies.

Dale Carnegie

Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done.

Josh Billings

No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Necessity is the mother of invention.

Proverb

Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.

D.H. Lawrence

I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.

Steven Wright

I'll have what she's having.

Customer, When Harry Met Sally (1989)

There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.

Nicholas Sparks

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

Mark Twain

The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.

Unknown

I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.

Thomas Jefferson

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

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

John C. Maxwell

The glow of inspiration warms us, it is a holy rapture.

Ovid

You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.

Robert H. Schuller

Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.

George F. Will

Action without study is fatal. Study without action is fatal. Mary Beard Actions speak louder than words.

English Proverb

Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass!

Paul J. Meyer

Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.

Unknown

I have spread my dreams under your feet , Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.

William Butler Yeats

I don't like your manners.

Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)

The sun will come up tomorrow

Unknown

More than kisses, letters mingle souls.

John Donne

The truth is more important than the facts.

Frank Lloyd Wright

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

Voltaire

To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.

Mark Twain

The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease.

Thomas Edison