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Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.

Lord Chesterfield

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Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

Thomas Jefferson

Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.

Frank Lloyd Wright

You owe it to yourself to find your own unorthodox way of succeeding, or sometimes, just surviving.

Michael Johnson

No man is happy who does not think himself so.

Publilius Syrus

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Title of newspaper article yesterday - Vandals made off with all toilet seats in the local precinct. Police have nothing to go on.

Unknown

Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living.

William Bridges

Luck is when opportunity knocks, and you answer.

Anonymous

If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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

The tapas and the other hard yogas that were practiced in other yugas do not work now. What is needed in this yuga is giving, helping others. Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.

Aristotle

Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.

Guillaume Apollinaire

An army of lions commanded by a deer will never be an army of lions.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

Helen Keller

With vision, every person, organization and country can flourish. The Bible says, 'Without vision we perish.

Mark Victor Hansen

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.

Thich Nhat Hanh

Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.

George Catlin

Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.

Robert Browning

Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.

Swami Vivekananda

I saw and loved.

Edward Gibbon

Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.

Ursula K. Le Guin

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 a moment that lasts forever.

Julie Wittey

All mankind love a lover.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is never too late to be what you might have been.

George Eliot

The aims and ideals that move us are generated by imagination. But they are not made out of imaginary stuff. They are made out of the hard stuff of the world of physical and social experience.

John Dewey

It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.

Edmund Hillary

Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.

Anonymous

The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.

David O. McKay

Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.

C.N. Bovee

Sometimes there's so much beauty in the world I feel like I can't take it, like my heart's going to cave in.

Ricky Fitts, American Beauty (1999)

You can not step twice into the same river, for other waters are continually flowing on.

Heraclitus

Success leaves clues.

Jim Rohn

We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within

Earl Nightingale

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

Ingrid Bergman

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

Carlos Castaneda

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

Lao Tzu

Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !

The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.

Jesus

I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.

Thomas Jefferson

What is essential is invisible to the eyes.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.

Zig Ziglar

I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.

Chinese Proverb

Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.

Thomas Carlyle

Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying.

W. Clement Stone

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl Buck

Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.

Mark Twain

Elementary, my dear Watson.

Sherlock Holmes, The Adventures Of Sherlock Holmes (1939)

Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.

Helen Keller

Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands.

Zig Ziglar

A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.

Thomas Szasz

How do I look ?

Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)

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

Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.

John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

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

Benjamin Disraeli

Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.

Karl A. Menninger

She's my sister ! She's my daughter !

Evelyn Mulwray, Chinatown (1974)

Kind words conquer.

Tamil Proverb

Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.

Anonymous

You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.

Napoleon Hill

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.

Unknown

We are stripped of every attribute of freedom and eligibility for legal self defence. Our property may be plundered before our eyes, violence may be committed on our persons, even our lives may be taken away, and there is none to regard our complaints. We are denationalized; we are disfranchised.

Chief John Ross

When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance. . . . Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.

Dennis Waitley

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Absence diminishes small loves and increases great ones, as the wind blows out the candle and blows up the bonfire.

La Rouchefoucauld

If the ladder is not leaning against the right wall, every step we take just gets us to the wrong place faster.

Stephen Covey

Press forsake! Go ahead and press 'forsake now' !

Taako

You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.

Buckminster Fuller

If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.

Myrtle Reed

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

The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.

Benjamin Franklin

I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened by old ones.

John Cage

Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.

Anonymous

Don't ask for a light load, but rather ask for a strong back.

Anonymous

I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.

George Catlin

Wisdom is knowing what to do next.

David Starr Jordan

First, believe in the world - that there is meaning behind everything.

Swami Vivekananda

An Indian's dress of deer skins, which is wet a hundred times upon his back, dries soft; and his lodge also, which stands in the rains, and even through the severity of winter, is taken down as soft and as clean as when it was first put up.

George Catlin

"I am the thread that runs through all these pearls", and each pearl is a religion or even a sect thereof. Such are the different pearls, and god is the thread that runs through all of them, most people, however, are entirely unconscious of it.

Swami Vivekananda

My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.

Anonymous

First rule of fight club is, you do not talk about fight Club.

Tyler Durden, Fight Club (1999)

Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.

Albert Einstein

If you build it, he will come.

Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)

He who stops being better stops being good.

Oliver Cromwell

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.

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

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

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

John Davidson Rockefeller

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

E.E. Cummings

We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.

Donald Curtis

Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.

Dennis Waitley

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

A ruler should be slow to punish and swift to reward.

Ovid

Sanctuary !

Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)