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Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.

Khalil Gibran

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God doesn't make junk.

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No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

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Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.

Dorothy Parker

Some minds are like concrete, all mixed up and permanently set.

Anonymous

Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.

Norman Vincent Peale

The best proof of love is trust.

Joyce Brothers

The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.

Plutarch

Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.

Unknown

It's always darkest before the dawn.

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He who joyfully marches to music rank and file, has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice. This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once. Heroism at command, how violently I hate all this, how despicable and ignoble war is ; I would rather be torn to shreds than be a part of so base an action. It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.

Albert Einstein

To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

I never perfected an invention that I did not think about in terms of the service it might give others. I find out what the world needs, then I proceed to invent.

Thomas Edison

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

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The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.

Traditional Proverb

Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.

G. M. Trevelyan

The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.

Leonard Nimoy

Failures don't plan to fail, they fail to plan.

Harvey Mackay

The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.

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An Arabian proverb says there are four sorts of men: He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool, shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple, teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep--wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise, follow him.

Isabel Burton

On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.

Henry Drummond

I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.

Woody Allen

I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.

Henry David Thoreau

The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.

Zig Ziglar

To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.

Charles A. Lindbergh

You cannot live without dying. You cannot live if you do not die psychologically every minute. This is not an intellectual paradox. To live completely, wholly, every day as if it were a new loveliness, there must be dying to everything of yesterday, otherwise you live mechanically, and a mechanical mind can never know what love is or what freedom is.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Elementary, my dear Watson.

Sherlock Holmes, The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes (1939)

There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps.

Peter A. Cohen

is a choice to focus one's being in a certain way, to bring one's faith, commitment, creativity, and love into coordination with a particular value and purpose.

J.F.T. Bugental

If you always do what you've always done, you'll always get what you've always gotten.

Unknown

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

Unknown

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.

H.L. Mencken

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

Anthony Robbins

Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer. If you're signed up for a season, see it through. You don't have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through.

Jim Rohn

Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.

Albert Schweitzer

A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it.

Chinese Proverb

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take

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As you think in your heart, so shall you be.

Proverb

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

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The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.

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A life without love in it is like a heap of ashes upon a deserted hearth, with the fire dead, the laughter stilled and the light extinguished.

Frank Tebbetts

Don't hide your light under a bushel.

Bible

Roll with the punches.

Unknown

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

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Fortune and love favor the brave.

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Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.

Thomas Edison

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

Elbert Hubbard

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.

Dale Carnegie

The ideas I stand for are not mine. I borrowed them from Socrates. I swiped them from Chesterfield. I stole them from Jesud. And I put them in a book. If you don't like their rules whose would you use ?

Dale Carnegie

I think it pisses god off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it.

Shug, The Color Purple (1985)

Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.

Anthony Robbins

Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.

Stephen Covey

Results come from constantly applying what you know, not just knowing.

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Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.

Afghan Proverb

An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.

Winston Churchill

Joy is the feeling of grinning inside.

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God is merciful to those whom he sees struggling heart and soul for realization. But remain idle, without any struggle, and you will see that his grace will never come.

Swami Vivekananda

Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.

Dale Carnegie

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

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

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean , if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.

Mahatma Gandhi

Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !

The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

If you only look at what is, you might never attain what could be.

Anonymous

Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.

Unknown

Bumper Sticker - Join the Army. See the world, travel to far away places, meet exotic people and kill them.

Unknown

Sign: "Illiterate? Write for free help."

Unknown

You can do anything you put your mind to.

Unknown

Don't take no for an answer, never submit to failure. Do not be fobbed off with mere personal success or acceptance. You will make all kinds of mistakes, but as long as you are generous and true, and also fierce, you can not hurt the world or even seriously distress her. She was made to be wooed by youth.

Winston Churchill

It is never too late to be what we might have been

George Eliot

The world belongs to the energetic.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A strong person and a waterfall always channel their own path.

Anonymous

Never spend your money before you have it.

Thomas Jefferson

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

Benjamin Disraeli

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

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

All condemnation of others really condemns ourselves. Adjust the microcosm which is in your power to do and the macrocosm will adjust itself for you.

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

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

Unknown

Love, a temporary insanity, curable by marriage.

Ambrose Bierce

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.

Robert Frost

Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually.

Stephen Covey

The calla lilies are in bloom again.

Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)

Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?

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Every time we open our mouths, men look into our minds.

Anonymous

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

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The intelligent man is one who has successfully fulfilled many accomplishments, and is still willing to learn more.

Ed Parker

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

You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.

Irish Proverb

Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.

George F. Will

There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.

General Douglas MacArthur

Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.

English Proverb

Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.

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There is no chance, no fate, no destiny that can circumvent, or hinder, or control a firm resolve of a determined soul.

Anonymous

I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.

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Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy : true fulfillment.

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No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.

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A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.

Francis Bacon

Love - the feeling - is a fruit of love, the verb.

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The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.

Albert Einstein

Its obvious that we don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.

Thomas Edison

This is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure.

Winston Churchill

In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it

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