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We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.

Lee Iacocca

The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is everything if you want to succeed in business or in anything else, for that matter.

Lee Iacocca

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

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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)

Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire -- you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.

Dennis Waitley

My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.

Abraham Lincoln

The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.

Steven Covey

Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.

Vaclav Havel

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

Washington Irving

Rosebud.

Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Impossible situations can become possible miracles.

Robert H. Schuller

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

Anonymous

Personal leadership is not a singular experience. It is, rather, the ongoing process of keeping your vision and values before you and aligning your life to be congruent with those most important things.

Stephen Covey

Do first things first, and second things not at all.

Peter F. Drucker

Change does not change tradition. It strengthens it. Change is a challenge and an opportunity, not a threat. Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.

Henry Steele Commager

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

Ideals serve well as our guides. They are like beacons on a journey , they do not permit us to tarry, as though our goal and rest were already contained in them.

Karl Jaspers

Live out of your imagination, not your history.

Stephen Covey

Do we not all agree to call rapid thought and noble impulse by the name of inspiration ?

George Eliot

Play for more than you can afford to lose and you will learn the game.

Winston Churchill

A bend in the road is not the end of the road unless you fail to make the turn.

Unknown

Let's not confuse hasty decisions with strength or intelligence. It's important to be decisive - after giving consideration that reflects the time you have and what's at stake.

Bill Blackman

It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Success comes from taking the initiative and following up... persisting... eloquently expressing the depth of your love. What simple action could you take today to produce a new momentum toward success in your life ?

Anthony Robbins

If this is a blessing, it is certainly very well disguised.

Winston Churchill

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

Dennis Waitley

Appreciate me now, and avoid the rush.

Ashley Brilliant

No general can fight his battles alone. He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.

Philip Armour

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

People come into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime.

Unknown

I wish you enough rain to appreciate the sun more.

Unknown

Love, two minds without a single thought.

Philip Barry

In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank, The Diary Of Anne Frank (1959)

People are like stained glass windows, they sparkle and shine when the sun is out, but when darkness sets in their true beauty is revealed only if there is a light from within.

Elizabeth Kubler-Ross

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

Anatole France

In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing, the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

Love is like a blazing flame, golden and full of warmth.

Ben Oliver

Whatever happens, take responsibility !

Anthony Robbins

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

Winston Churchill

I want to know God's thoughts ; the rest are details.

Albert Einstein

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

Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is a freedom.

Marilyn Ferguson

Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?

Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)

Love is a verb.

Martin Luther King Jr.

If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future.

Winston Churchill

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

Chinese Proverb

What a great feeling to look back on what you've already climbed What a man really wants is creative challenge with sufficient skills to bring him within the reach of success so that he may have the expanding joy of achievement.

Nash

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.

Unknown

May you live all the days of your life.

Jonathan Swift

Live your dreams.

Les Brown

A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.

Mahatma Gandhi

Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.

William Shakespeare

Let thy words be few.

Ecclesiastes

We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.

Anthony Robbins

To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.

William Makepeace Thackeray

Find out what it means to die - not physically, that's inevitable - but to die to everything that is known, to die to your family, to your attachments, to all the things that you have accumulated, the known, the known pleasures, the known fears. Die to that every minute and you will see what it means to die so that the mind is made fresh, young, and therefore innocent, so that there is incarnation not in a next life, but the next day.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Only in his own way and not in any other can the one who strives perfect himself. He who lays hold of the rung of his companion and lets go of his own rung, through him neither the one nor the other will be realized.

Martin Buber

The secret of success is to do common things uncommonly well.

John Davidson Rockefeller

We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.

Tom Robbins

Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.

William Shakespeare

Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.

Dennis Waitley

Be happy. It's one way of being wise.

Sidonie Gabrielle

A heart as soft, a heart as kind, a heart as sound and free as in the whole world thou canst find that heart I'll give to thee.

Robert Herrick

It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.

Brian Tracy

Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.

Satchel Paige

Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.

Mahatma Gandhi

This is nothing !

Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)

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

Thomas Edison

Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas

The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.

Mike Litman

The principles you live by create the world you live in ; if you change the principles you live by, you will change your world. -

Blaine Lee

You must be the change you want to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. quotes

W. Clement Stone

If you aren't going all the way, why go at all ?

Joe Namath

I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)

You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.

William S. Burroughs

Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.

Thomas Jefferson

Hatred paralyzes life, love releases it. Hatred confuses life, love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life, love illumines it.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Whoever said anybody has a right to give up ?

Marian Wright Edelman

Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.

Jeanne Moreau

What do they think I am, dumb or something ? Why, I make more money than Calvin Coolidge ! Put together !

Lina Lamont, Singin (1952)

Don't follow your dreams, chase them.

Richard Dumb

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

Samuel Johnson

It means a great deal to those who are oppressed to know that they are not alone. And never let anyone tell you that what you are doing is insignificant. Bishop

Desmond Tutu

Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.

Zig Ziglar

The outer forms of our lives can change in an instant, but the inner reorientation that brings us back into a vital relation to people and activity takes time.

William Bridges

People who are afraid to fail can never experience the joys of success.

Pete Zafra

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

Susan Podziba

To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.

Warren G. Bennis

Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.

Christy Borgeld

Nobody has ever escaped from Stalag 17. Not alive, anyway.

Oberst Von Scherbach, Stalag 17 (1954)

When were the good and the brave ever in a majority ?

Henry David Thoreau

Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.

John Wicker

Where there is great love, there are always wishes.

Willa Cather

If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.

Henry David Thoreau

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.

Abraham Lincoln

If you wanna call me that, smile.

The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)

And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.

Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)

It looks as if there were a single ultimate goal for mankind, a far goal toward which all persons strive. This is called variously by different authors self-actualization, self- realization, integration, psychological health, individuation, autonomy, creativity, productivity, but they all agree that this amounts to realizing the potentialities of the person, that is to say, becoming fully human, everything that person can be.

Abraham Maslow

Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

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

Moliere

Nurses dispense comfort, compassion, and caring without even a prescription.

Val Saintsbury