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I'm an excellent driver.

Raymond Babbitt, Rain Man (1988)

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

I didn't have time to hire half my coaching staff. I didn't know any of the players by sight, but somehow we got through spring ball with the help of a couple of graduate assistants.

Larry Smith

Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

Go ahead, make my day.

Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)

First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.

Denis Healey

Some people come into our lives and quickly go, some stay for a while and leave footprints in our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.

Unknown

In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.

Stephen Covey

The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.

Napoleon Hill

Oh, Moses, Moses, you stubborn, splendid, adorable fool !

Nefretiri, The Ten Commandments (1956)

Love is like a mustard seed, planted by god and watered by men.

Muda Saint Michael

Sometimes your nearness takes my breath away , and all the things I want to say can find no voice. Then, in silence, I can only hope my eyes will speak my heart.

Robert Sexton

Elementary, my dear Watson.

Sherlock Holmes, The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes (1939)

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

Carlos Castaneda

The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.

Unknown

If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?

Hillel

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

Charles Morgan

You are today where your thoughts have brought

James Allen

You can do anything you put your mind to.

Unknown

The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.

Moliere

Why is it that we spend so much of our time preparing for when we can do what we want, instead of just doing what we want right now.

John P. Strelecky

Remember the difference between a boss and a leader a boss says "Go ! '' -- a leader says "Let's go ! ''

E.M. Kelly

The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.

Robert Half

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

Anonymous

Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.

Sarah Bernhardt

Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.

Thomas Jefferson

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

Chuck Sigars

The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.

Michel de Montaigne

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

Harold R. McAlindon

All mankind love a lover.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Ask and you shall receive, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened unto you.

Bible

There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.

William Wordsworth

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.

Vince Lombardi

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.

Woodrow Wilson

Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.

Dante

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

Freaks, Freaks (1932)

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.

John Wooden

Never give in -- never, never, never, never.

Winston Churchill

Don't fall victim to your own melodrama. Keep things in perspective. The odds are that your problem is solvable. Address the solution and don't dwell on the problem to the point at which it paralyzes you.

Harvey Mackay

Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?

Robert Half

Dreams don't work unless you do.

John C. Maxwell

To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.

Paul R. Ehrlich

Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.

Roy Goodman

You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.

Charles Buxton

Tolerance can lead to learning something.

Jakob Dylan

Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.

Henry Ford

True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.

Thomas Edison

It is love alone that gives worth to all things.

Santa Teresa de Jesus

Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !

Thomas Edison

There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.

Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)

You see, when we have the opportunity of working out, you'll see that your way of thinking is definitely not the same as mine. Art, after all, is a means of acquiring personal liberty. Your way is not my way nor mine yours.

Bruce Lee

When we won't consider suggestions, we reject our own potential - but we have a right to expect people to be tactful.

Bill Blackman

Anyone who thinks the sky is the limit, has limited imagination.

Anonymous

Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

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

Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.

Dale Carnegie

As a mother of teenagers, do you know how many times I picked up the phone to apologize to my own mother ?

Christy Borgeld

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Oprah Winfrey

I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.

Anthony Robbins

The brain and muscles must develop simultaneously. Iron nerves with an intelligent brain - and the whole world is at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Swami Vivekananda

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

Ronald Reagan

Be who you are in every situation.

Michael Johnson

If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.

Unknown

First comes thought, then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans, then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.

Napoleon Hill

Our life is what it is as a result of how we think.

George DeVack

Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.

Nelson A. Rockefeller

A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.

Levi ben Gershon

Don't think it, ink it.

Mark Victor Hansen

Here's looking at you, kid.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.

Anonymous

There are essentially two things that will make you wiser the books you read and the people you meet.

Charles Tremendous Jones

Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

Love is a ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.

Lord Drewar

Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend.

Albert Camus

Love is a moment that lasts forever.

Julie Wittey

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

No fate is worse than a life without a love.

Mexican Proverb

I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.

Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.

Robert H. Goddard

Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.

Washington Irving

Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.

Swami Vivekananda

Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.

Louise Hay

It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.

John Bulwer

And for an hour, for an hour, I'm the best actress in the world.

Bree Daniels, Klute (1971)

Where there is love there is no darkness.

Burundi Proverb

In life you can never be too kind or too fair ; everyone you meet is carrying a heavy load. When you go through your day expressing kindness and courtesy to all you meet, you leave behind a feeling of warmth and good cheer, and you help alleviate the burdens everyone is struggling with.

Brian Tracy

Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.

Napoleon Hill

Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.

Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)

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

It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.

John Crowe

In each man there is a priceless treasure that is in no other. Every man's foremost task is the actualization of his unique, unprecedented and never-recurring potentialities, and not the repetition of something that another, and be it even the greatest, has already achieved.

Martin Buber

Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?

Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)

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