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Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.

Laertius Diogenes

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Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them, a desire, a dream, a vision.

Muhammad Ali

We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.

Stephen Covey

The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.

Martha Washington

A simple I love you means more than money.

Frank Sinatra

If you don't learn from your mistakes, there's no sense making them.


Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.


To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.

Thomas Campbell

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

In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.

Dalai Lama

Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.

Albert Einstein

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.

Benjamin Disraeli

If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished. Duty is to encourage everyone in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the truth.

Swami Vivekananda

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

I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.

Vito Corleone, The Godfather (1972)

Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor.

John Milton

Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.

Henry Ford

Patience and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.

Chinese Proverb

He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.

Samuel Smiles

Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. quotes

Earl Nightingale

In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.

Lee Iacocca

The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.

Cecil B. DeMille

A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.

Fried Green Tomatoes

There are few people who can manage more than their own business.

Martha Washington

I'm king of the world !

Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)

Go ahead, make my day.

Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)

One hundred percent of the shots you don't take don't go in.

Wayne Gretzky

I think therefore I am

Rene Descartes

Impossible situations can become possible miracles.

Robert H. Schuller

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

Swami Vivekananda

It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.

Zig Ziglar

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

Anita Brookner

Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.

Helen Keller

I am both pleased but astonished by the fact that mankind has not yet begun to use all the means and devices that are available for destruction. I hope that such weapons are never manufactured in quantity.

Thomas Edison

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

Anatole France

As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.

Michael Johnson

The only disability in life is a bad attitude.

Scott Hamilton

Look at the weaknesses of others with compassion, not accusation. It's not what they're not doing or should be doing that's the issue. The issue is your own chosen response to the situation and what you should be doing. If you start to think the problem is "out there", stop yourself. That thought is the problem.

Stephen Covey

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

Albert Einstein

Without music, life would be a mistake.

Fredrich Nietzsche

I know that I will die laughing.

Jeanne Calment

Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.

English Proverb

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

I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Edwin Arnold

Get busy living or get busy dying.

Stephen King

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

Theodore Roosevelt

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

W. Clement Stone

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

Dale Carnegie

There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.

David Burns

Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.

Thomas Carlyle

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

Thomas Edison

You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.

Roger Smith

Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.

Thornton Wilder

La-dee-da, la-dee-da.

Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)

Something happened to me. It was the sweetest thing that ever could be. It was a fantasy a dream come true, it was the day I met you !

Mandy Forkner

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

John Davidson Rockefeller

The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.

Swami Vivekananda

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

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.

Swami Vivekananda

Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.

Margo Channing, All About Eve (1950)

Take a chance ! All life is a chance. The man who goes the furthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.

Dale Carnegie

Am I motivated by what I really want out of life or am I mass-motivated ?

Earl Nightingale

Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.

Dennis Waitley

When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded or how much you have.

Oprah Winfrey

Life is a do-it yourself project.

Dennis Waitley

Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.


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

Anthony Robbins

Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.

Harvey Mackay

If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.

Brian Tracy

I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.

Mother Teresa

Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?

Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)

The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.

Mark Twain

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it

Dennis P. Kimbro

The ancestor of every action is a thought.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

This is the true joy the being used for a purpose recognized as a might one.

George Bernard Shaw

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

Irish Proverb

The stuff that dreams are made of.

Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)

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


Love is my religion, I could die for it.

John Keats

I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.

Donald Trump

Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.

Erich Fromm

Life's blows can not break a person whose spirit is warmed at the fire of enthusiasm.

Norman Vincent Peale

A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.

Henry David Thoreau

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.

Dalai Lama

Hey, lady !

Herbert H. Heebert, The Ladies Man (1961)

It's always too soon to quit !

Norman Vincent Peale

He who lives without discipline dies without honor.

Icelandic Proverb

Dwell not on the past. Use it to illustrate a point, then leave it behind. Nothing really matters except what you do now in this instant of time. From this moment onwards you can be an entirely different person, filled with love and understanding, ready with an outstretched hand, uplifted and positive in every thought and deed.

Eileen Caddy

I saw and loved.

Edward Gibbon

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All-righty then !

Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)

So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.

W. Clement Stone

Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.

Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)

The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.

Paul Tillich

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

Alfred Whitefield

All work is empty save when there is love.

Kahlil Gibran

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.