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Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.

Leighton

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Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

Why don't you go outside and jerk yourself a soda ?

Virginia Hill, Bugsy (1991)

I'm going to stop procrastinating once I get around to it.

Anonymous

You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.

Michael Johnson

To go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see every day, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.

Theodore H. White

The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.

John Eldredge

Was there ever a more horrible blasphemy than the statement that all the knowledge of god is confined to this or that book ? How dare men call god infinite, and yet try to compress him within the covers of a little book !

Swami Vivekananda

We're sisters under the same mink.

Debby Marsh, The Big Heat (1953)

If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.

Napoleon Hill

Open the pod bay doors,

Dave Bowman, Hal (2001)

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

Traditional Proverb

It is always your next move.

Napoleon Hill

The maxim "Nothing but perfection" may be spelled "Paralysis".

Winston Churchill

You can do what you want to do.

David Thomas

They merit more praise who know how to suffer misery than those who temper themselves in contentment.

Pietro Aretino

Work spares us from three evils boredom, vice, and need.

Voltaire

Happiness consists of a solid faith, good health, and a bad memory.

Ingrid Bergman

The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Wherever there is danger, there lurks opportunity ; whenever there is opportunity, there lurks danger. The two are inseparable. They go together.

Earl Nightingale

Would you be shocked if I put on something more comfortable ?

Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)

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 be happy, we must not be too concerned with others.

Albert Camus

It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.

Christian Nestell Bovee

This is nothing !

Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)

Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.

Winston Churchill

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

Dalai Lama

Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.

Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)

The secret of education lies in respecting the student.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Anonymous

Never stop dreaming.

Unknown

Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.

Lao Tzu

Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called present.

Unknown

Results ? Why, man, I have gotten lots of results ! If I find ways something won't work, I haven't failed

Thomas Edison

The only true gift is a portion of yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Mama says, Stupid is as stupid does.

Young Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

Don't go through life, grow through life.

Eric Butterworth

Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.

Albert Schweitzer

I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference

Mark Victor Hansen

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

Unknown

If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.

Bernard Haldane

In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

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

Nelson A. Rockefeller

The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.

William Osler

Act or accept.

Unknown

No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.

Aesop

Must you flirt ?

Ninotchka, Leon (1939)

Don't wait. The time will never be just right.

Napoleon Hill

I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?

Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)

If we are to achieve results never before accomplished, we must expect to employ methods never before attempted.

Francis Bacon

Don't water your weeds.

Harvey Mackay

The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Winston Churchill

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.

Ingrid Bergman

At every moment during our existence we are all called to be leaders, if for no other purpose than to lead ourselves.

John P. Strelecky

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

Winston Churchill

For the first time in my life, people cheering for me. Were you deaf ? Didn't you hear 'em ? We're not hitchhiking any more. We're riding.

Michael Kelly, Champion (1949)

To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.

Samuel Butler

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.

Lao Tzu

Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.

David Lloyd George

"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.

George P. Burnham

Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.

Anonymous

For with god all things are possible.

Bible

Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.

Sarah Cunningham

There are few, if any, jobs in which ability alone is sufficient. Needed, also, are loyalty, sincerity, enthusiasm and team play.

William B. Given, Jr.

Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.

Mike Wickett

What comes from the heart, touches the heart.

Don Sibet

Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.

Ann Landers

And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.

Kahlil Gibran

The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.

God, Oh God (1977)

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.

Alexander Smith

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

Mahatma Gandhi

My heart shall be thy garden.

Alice Meynell

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.

Les Brown

If one has to submit, it is wasteful not to do so with the best grace possible.

Winston Churchill

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)

He who praises another enriches himself far more than he does the one praised. To praise is an investment in happiness. The poorest human being has something to give that the richest could not buy.

George Matthew Adams

Happiness is a state of mind.

Unknown

Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

Buddha

No legacy is so rich as honesty.

William Shakespeare

Live your life and forget your age.

Norman Vincent Peale

You see, it's never the environment ; it's never the events of our lives, but the meaning we attach to the events - how we interpret them - that shapes who we are today and who we'll become tomorrow. quotes

Brian Tracy

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Leonard Nimoy

In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

We can't solve problems by using the same kind of thinking we used when we created them.

Albert Einstein

Ideas become powerful only if they appear in the flesh , an idea which does not lead to action by the individual and by groups remains at best a paragraph or a footnote in a book -- provided the idea is original and relevant. It is like a seed stored in a dry place. If the idea is to have influence, it must be put into the soil, and the soil is people and groups of people.

Erich Fromm

Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.

Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)

Let us strive on to finish the work we are in

Abraham Lincoln

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

Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)

An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.

Caroline L. Gascoigne

If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.

Romans 1218

Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.

Gieselle C. Viera

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.

Corinthians

You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.

Eleanor Roosevelt

All of the most successful human beings I've know were inwardly at war with themselves. Their turmoil was at least as great as our own, and sometimes greater. What distinguished these leaders was not some inner peace but rather how they had learned to organize their lives around a noble ambition and to focus on it.

Walter Anderson

Hunker down.

Unknown

Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved

Helen Keller