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Love in its essence is spiritual fire.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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

Anonymous

Fear is the parent of cruelty.

J.A. Froude

The sun will come up tomorrow

Unknown

Every truth has four corners, as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other three.

Confucius

If you build it, he will come.

Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)

Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.

Ghanaian Proverb

It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.

Publius Terence

Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise.

Leo Buscaglia

All power is within you. You can do anything and everything. Believe in that. Do not believe that you are weak, do not believe that you are half-crazy lunatics, as most of us do nowadays. Stand up and express the divinity within you. Truth is eternal.

Swami Vivekananda

When you face your fear, most of the time you will discover that it was not really such a big threat after all. We all need some form of deeply rooted, powerful motivation - it empowers us to overcome obstacles so we can live our dreams.

Les Brown

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

Anatole France

People who exercise their embryonic freedom day after day, little by little, expand that freedom. People who do not will find that it withers until they are literally 'being lived'. They are acting out scripts written by parents, associates and society.

Stephen Covey

Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.

Anthony Robbins

Kid, the next time I say, Let's go someplace like Bolivia, let's go someplace like Bolivia.

Butch Cassidy, Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969)

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.

Dale Carnegie

Count your blessings.

Og Mandino

The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.

Martha Washington

Watch the skies, everywhere, keep looking ! Keep watching the skies !

Ned Scotty Scott, The Thing From Another World (1951)

It is in the small decisions you and I make every day that create our destiny.

Anthony Robbins

Hoke, you're my best friend.

Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!

Jim Ryun

I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?

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There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

Every man goes down to his death bearing in his hands only that which he has given away.

Persian Proverb

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

Martin Luther King Jr.

Adversity is wont to reveal genius, prosperity to hide it.

Horace

Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.

Harvey Mackay

When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.

Abraham Lincoln

One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.

Harvey Mackay

Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.

Leo Buscaglia

The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.

Dennis Waitley

Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.

English Proverb

Do you want a leg or a breast ?

Frances Stevens, To Catch A Thief (1955)

Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.

Winston Churchill

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

Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.

Charlie Brown

Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Almost any idea is good if a man has ability and is willing to work hard. The best idea is worthless if the creator is a loafer and ineffective.

William Feather

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.

Norman Vincent Peale

To effectively communicate, we must realize that we are all different in the way we perceive the world and use this understanding as a guide to our communication with others.

Anthony Robbins

Give whatever you are doing and whoever you are with the gift of your attention.

Jim Rohn

Happiness is a state of mind.

Unknown

Be the ball.

Ty Webb, Caddyshack (1980)

We have a responsibility in our time, as others have had in theirs, not to be prisoners of history but to shape history, a responsibility to fill the role of path-finder, and to build with others a global network of purpose and law.

Madeleine Albright

I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.

Henry David Thoreau

All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.

Thomas Edward Lawrence

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

William Edward Hickson

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

John Davidson Rockefeller

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.

Helen Keller

Be grateful to the Man you help, think of him as god. Is it not a great privilege to be allowed to worship god by helping our fellow men ?

Swami Vivekananda

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

Ben Oliver

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

William A. Ward

Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.

Benjamin Disraeli

There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.

Mother Theresa

May you live all the days of your life.

Jonathan Swift

There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.

David Burns

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.

Albert Einstein

If we are going to teach 'creation science' as an alternative to evolution, then we should also teach the stork theory as an alternative to biological reproduction.

Judith Hayes

A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert Schuller

Never say die.

Proverb

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

Anonymous

Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.

Birke Baehr

What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.

Napoleon Hill

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.

Henry Ford

Do, or do not. There is no try.

Yoda, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.

Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)

One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you -- suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, "Well, I'll have a go, too''.

Margaret Thatcher

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.

Benjamin Franklin

To succeed... you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.

Friedrich Nietzsche

A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.

Islamic Proverb

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

Buckminster Fuller

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

Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.

Oscar Wilde

We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.

Earl Nightingale

The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.

Richard Bach

Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.

Samuel Beckett

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.

Washington Irving

Happiness is a choice.

Barry Neil Kaufman

Hey, Bud, lets party !

Jeff Spicoli, Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)

You do not pay the price of success, you enjoy the price of success.

Zig Ziglar

How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.

George Washington Carver

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

If you build it, he will come.

Field of Dreams

Indecision is the seedling of fear.

Napoleon Hill

To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die.

Thomas Campbell

To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.

Edward Bulwer Lytton

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

Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude

Unknown

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

Mahatma Gandhi

Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.

Plato

Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.

Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)

Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.

Nigerian Proverb

The best proof of love is trust.

Joyce Brothers

The measure of a man is what he does with power.

Greek Proverb

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

Nefretiri, The Ten Commandments (1956)

If a man does only what is required of him, he is a slave. If a man does more than is required of him, he is a free man.

Chinese Proverb