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Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.

Lydia Maria Child

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

Winston Churchill

If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.

Mark Twain

Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality in your own mind.

Bruce Lee

Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.

Burton Hills

I'll meet you at the place near the thing where we went that time.

Aaron Altman, Broadcast News (1987)

Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.

Jim Rohn

The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.

Larry Page

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.

Blaise Pascal

Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.

Anton Chekhov

It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.

Anonymous

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

Courage is going from failure to failure without losing enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

All things come to those who wait, but when they come they're out of date.

Anonymous

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.

Indian Proverb

Ideals are like stars, you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny.

Carl Schurz

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This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.

Albert Einstein

That'll do, pig. That'll do.

Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)

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

Abraham Lincoln

Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.

Dalai Lama

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Thomas Jefferson

In the court of basketball, there are no objections only rejections.

Unattributed

One million dollars !

Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)

You can't make an omelet without breaking eggs.

Unknown

What is the use of living if it be not to strive for noble causes and to make this muddled world a better place for those who will live in it after we are gone.

Winston Churchill

Where there is no vision, the people perish.

Proverbs 29:18

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

Abraham Lincoln

Action may not always bring happiness , but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.

Kahlil Gibran

Live out of your imagination, not your history.

Stephen Covey

Find the person who will love you because of your differences and not in spite of them and you have found a lover for life.

Leo Buscaglia

If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Ann Landers

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

Virginia Hill, Bugsy (1991)

Challenges are what make life interesting , overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.

Joshua J. Marine

This is a great fact : strength is life, weakness is death. Strength is felicity, life eternal, immortal , weakness is constant strain and misery, weakness is death.

Swami Vivekananda

For love is heaven, and heaven is love.

Sir Walter Scott

Coming together is a beginning keeping together is progress working together is success.

Henry Ford

I ain't so tough.

Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)

Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.

Erich Fromm

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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

Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The unexamined life is not worth living.

Socrates

Believe that the loose ball that you are chasing has your name on it.

Coach K

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

If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.

Thomas Fuller

Leaders are people who are able to express themselves fully, they know who they are, what their strengths and weaknesses are, and how to fully deploy their strengths and compensate for their weaknesses. They also know what they want, why they want it, and how to communicate what they want to others, in order to gain compensation and support. Finally, they know how to achieve their goals. The key to full self-expression is understanding one's self and the world, and the key to understanding is learning -- from one's own life and experience.

Warren Bennis

A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.

Anonymous

We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.

Earl Nightingale

Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.

James F. Bell

It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.

Norman Vincent Peale

Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?

Mark Twain

Sooner or later the truth comes to light.

Dutch Proverb

In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.

Norman Vincent Peale

Good fortune and bad are equally necessary to man, to fit him to meet the contingencies of this life.

French Proverb

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

Sydney J. Harris

The harder I work, the luckier I get.

Samuel Goldwyn

High expectations are the key to everything.

Sam Walton

Life must be lived on a higher plane. We must go up to a higher platform, to which we are always invited to ascend, there, the whole aspect of things changes.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.

Unknown

Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.

Daniel Monroe Tuttle

Sawyer, you're going out a youngster, but you've got to come back a star!

Julian Marsh, 42nd Street (1933)

Yippie-ki-yay, motherfucker !

John McClane, Die Hard (1988)

Attitude is everything.

Unknown

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.

Swami Vivekananda

Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.

Brian Tracy

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

Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.

Unknown

A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties. No religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.

Albert Einstein

You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?

Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)

Good morning, Vietnam !

Adrian Kronauer, Good Morning (1987)

I'll have what she's having.

Customer, When Harry Met Sally (1989)

For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.

Anthony Robbins

In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.

Janos Arany

She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.

Jane Austen

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

Thomas Jefferson

Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.

Harvey Mackay

In learning you will teach, and in teaching you will learn.

Phil Collins

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Martin Cruz Smith

We can do no great things. Only small things with great love.

Mother Teresa

Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.

Stephen Covey

I thought that training for the Olympics would be hardest thing I would ever have to do," former Olympic gymnast Jordyn Wieber said in court. "But the hardest thing I've ever had to do is process that I am a victim of Larry Nassar. But even though I'm a victim, I do not and will not live my life as one.

Jordyn Wieber

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

How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.

Unknown

Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.

Confucius

Children are all foreigners.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.

Swami Vivekananda

Everybody forgets the basic thing, people are not going to love you unless you love them.

Pat Carroll

If you want a do-right woman, you have to be a do-right man

Aretha Franklin

It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

Anything in life worth having is worth working for.

Andrew Carnegie

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

Winston Churchill

More than kisses, letters mingle souls.

John Donne