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Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !

Lewis Carroll

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The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.

Thomas Edison

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

Who, being loved, is poor ?

Oscar Wilde

If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!

Henriette Montel

That which does not kill you makes you stronger.

Neitzsche

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

Charles Morgan

Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.

Unknown

Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.

Harvey Mackay

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

Unknown

Who's on first.

Dexter, The Naughty Nineties (1945)

Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.

Harvey Mackay

Happiness is a state of mind.

Unknown

You are what you think about all day long.

Robert Schuller

The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.

John Maxwell

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

Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !

Anthony Robbins

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

Anatole France

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.

William James

I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed We hold these truths to be self-evident , that all men are created equal.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Till I loved, I never lived, enough.

Emily Dickinson

Whatever good things we build end up building us.

Jim Rohn

A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.

Elbert Hubbard

The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.

Unknown

And that's how you play "Get the Guests".

George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)

To be able to say how much love, is love but little.

Petrarch

Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.

Napoleon Hill

Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.

Braveheart

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

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

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.

Anonymous

It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.

Marcel Proust

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William A. Ward

You always succeed in producing a result.

Anthony Robbins

Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give the world your best anyway.

Mother Teresa

Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life, son.

Dean Wormer, National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)

What really matters is what you do with what you have.

Shirley Lord

Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.

Carol Burnett

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

Henry Ford

You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.

Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)

Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.

Bette Davis

I always try to turn my personal struggles into something helpful for others.

Henri Nouwen

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.

Truman Capote

When I hear somebody sigh, 'Life is hard', I am always tempted to ask, 'Compared to what ?'

Sydney Harris

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.

Albert Einstein

There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience tells him it is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.

Anonymous

The vedanta recognizes no sin, it only recognizes error. And the greatest error, says the vedanta is to say that you are weak, that you are a sinner, a miserable creature, and that you have no power and you cannot do this and that.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Paul R. Ehrlich

Happiness can not be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.

Dennis Waitley

Don't ever give up.

Unknown

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.

Helen Keller

Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.

Robert H. Schuller

Flops are a part of life's menu and I've never been a girl to miss out on any of the courses.

Rosalind Russell

Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.

Emily Dickinson

None of us will every accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Don't go through life, grow through life.

Eric Butterworth

Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.

Greg Anderson

No man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself.

Dennis Waitley

Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.

Hope Floats

If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.

Norman Vincent Peale

I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die.

Roy Batty, Blade Runner (1982)

They made us many promises, more than I can remember, but they kept only one. They promised to take our land, and they did.

Red Cloud

Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !

Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)

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

Sarah Bernhardt

The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.

Winston Churchill

Give all to love; obey thy heart.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

People can't live with change if there's not a changeless core inside them. The key to the ability to change is a changeless sense of who you are, what you are about and what you value.

Stephen Covey

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.

H.L. Mencken

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.

Jawaharlal Nehru

It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.

Anonymous

To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.

Anthony Pagano

Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.

Jim Rohn

My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

Abraham Lincoln

Count your blessings.

Og Mandino

Reason is like an open secret that can become known to anyone at any time , it is the quiet space into which everyone can enter through his own thought.

Karl Jaspers

Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.

Earl Nightingale

You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have really lived, are the moments when you have done things in a spirit of love.

Henry Drummond

There is no education like adversity.

Disraeli

If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.

Isaac Newton

Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.

Scott Hayden

It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best. You very often get it.

W. Somerset Maugham

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.

Helen Keller

The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.

Norman Vincent Peale

Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !

Lewis Carroll

You're as old as you behave.

Harvey Mackay

When I hear somebody sigh, life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, compared to what ?

Sydney Harris

The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy.

Martha Washington

Rough spots sharpen our performance. And more often than not, obstacles can be turned into advantages. You just can't let your disappointment get in the way.

Harvey Mackay

Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow ? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do ?

Jim Rohn

My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.

Shakespeare

A boy's best friend is his mother.

Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)

We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.

Martha Washington

The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.

Napoleon Hill

Man is a ladder placed on the earth and the top of it touches heaven. And all his movements and doings and words leave traces in the upper world.

Martin Buber

Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.

Henri Frederic Amiel