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Karl Menninger

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Love cures people - both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.

Karl Menninger

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Ideals are like stars, you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny.

Carl Schurz

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

If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.

Yogi Berra

This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.

Chuck Sigars

He who lends to the poor gets his interest from God.

German Proverb

Joy can be real only if people look on their life as a service, and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac... It's in the hole ! It's in the hole ! It's in the hole !

Carl Spackler, Caddyshack (1980)

The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you're in control of your life. If you don't, life controls you.

Anthony Robbins

That love is all there is is all we know of love.

Emily Dickinson

It is my principle that the will of the majority should always prevail.

Thomas Jefferson

After all is said and done, there is usually more said than done.

Anonymous

A boy's best friend is his mother.

Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)

Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.

Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)

The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.

Anatole France

You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.

Albert Einstein

These go to eleven.

Nigel Tufnel, This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

Ideas attract money, time, talents, skills, energy and other complementary ideas that will bring them into reality.

Mark Victor Hansen

One does evil enough when one does nothing good.

German Proverb

What the heart gives away is never gone. It is kept in the hearts of others.

Robin St. John

The man who lives without conflict, who lives with beauty and love, is not frightened of death because to love is to die.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

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

To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.

Susan Podziba

Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.

Napoleon Hill

Love is a many splendered thing.

Nat King Cole

I am your number one fan.

Annie Wilkes, Misery (1990)

Please-baby-please-baby-please-baby-baby - baby. Please !

Mars Blackmon, She's Gotta Have It (1986)

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!

Jim Ryun

You always succeed in producing a result.

Anthony Robbins

If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.

Thomas Fuller

Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.

Freaks, Freaks (1932)

Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.

Zig Ziglar

Don't ask yourself what the world needs , ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.

Harold Whitman

I light my candle from their torches.

Robert Burton

Level with your child by being honest. Nobody spots a phony quicker than a child.

Mary MacCracken

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

If you think you are beaten, you are. If you think you dare not, you don't. If you'd like to win, but think you can't it's almost a cinch you won't. Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man, but sooner or later the man who wins is the one who thinks he can.

Unknown

I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.

Abraham Lincoln

If you build it, he will come.

Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)

We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.

Donald Curtis

"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."

Samuel Johnson

One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, 'Well, I'll have a go, too.'

Margaret Thatcher

Mr. Christian !

Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)

Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.

Matthew 5:15

Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.

Swami Vivekananda

Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.

Thomas Jefferson

When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.

Helen Keller

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.

Albert Einstein

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

Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong an attachment as that from which they draw their gains.

Thomas Jefferson

You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.

Chinese Proverb

That'll do, pig. That'll do.

Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)

Love is a butterfly, which when pursued is just beyond your grasp, but if you will sit down quietly it may alight upon you.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Nelson Mandela

To know me is to love me.

Unknown

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

George Bernard Shaw

There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.

Jean Anouilh

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William Arthur Ward

Tomorrow will be like today. Life wastes itself while we are preparing to live. Our friends and fellow-workers die off from us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Mrs. Robinson, you're trying to seduce me. Aren't you ?

Benjamin Braddock, The Graduate (1967)

A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.

Chinese Proverb

True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.

K. Knight

Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.

The Wizard of Oz

You may be on the right track, but if you just sit there you'll get run over.

Paul H. Dunn

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

Maya Angelou

Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.

Zig Ziglar

All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -

Walt Disney

Hard work pays off.

Unknown

Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.

Tom Hopkins

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

All the negative thoughts and ideas that are in the world have proceeded from this evil spirit of fear. Are people so afraid ? The answer is that they have made themselves helpless and dependent on others

Swami Vivekananda

Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

You can observe a lot just by watching.

Yogi Berra

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

Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for it is that which all are practicing every day while they live.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Change your thoughts, change your life.

James Allen

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

As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.

Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)

Kindness is always fashionable.

America E. Barr

The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Sherry Anderson

There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.

George Santayana

What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert H. Schuller

Impossible situations can become possible miracles.

Robert H. Schuller

Seek first to understand, then be understood

Stephen Covey

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William A. Ward

It is the level-headed man, the calm man, of good judgment and cool nerves, of great sympathy and love, who does good work and so does good to himself.

Swami Vivekananda

And that's how you play "Get the Guests".

George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)

There's no place like home.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz Mgm (1939)

A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.

Francis Bacon

Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.

Robert Half

If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.

Jonathan Winters

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

Fiddle-dee-dee.

Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)

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

All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.

Zig Ziglar

Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.

Robert F. Kennedy

I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.

Abraham Lincoln

Ideas won't keep, something must be done about them.

Alfred Whitefield