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

Lydia Maria Child

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Get busy living or get busy dying.

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There are four ways, and only four ways, in which we have contact with the world. We are evaluated and classified by these four contacts : what we do, how we look, what we say, and how we say it.

Dale Carnegie

You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.

Charles Buxton

Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.

Helen Keller

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

George S. Patton

An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.

Caroline L. Gascoigne

Some things have to be believed to be seen.

Ralph Hodgson

Share your knowledge. It is a way to achieve immortality.

Dalai Lama

It takes a great deal of character strength to apologize quickly out of one's heart rather than out of pity. A person must possess himself and have a deep sense of security in fundamental principles and values in order to genuinely apologize.

Stephen Covey

Growth and change are never easy... If it were easy, you would have done it long ago.

Lawrence LeShan

Nobody puts baby in a corner.

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Unknown

Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.

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All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind, the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.

Swami Vivekananda

In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.

Unattributed

Must you flirt ?

Ninotchka, Leon (1939)

You really can change the world if you care enough.

Marion Wright Edelman

What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.

George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

You can not plough a field by turning it over in your mind.

Unattributed

I think it pisses god off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it.

Shug, The Color Purple (1985)

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

Leighton

Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.

Thornton Wilder

My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.

Thomas Edison

I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.

Oprah Winfrey

Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become character.Watch your character, it becomes your destiny.

Frank Outlaw

Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

In each man there is a priceless treasure that is in no other. Every man's foremost task is the actualization of his unique, unprecedented and never-recurring potentialities, and not the repetition of something that another, and be it even the greatest, has already achieved.

Martin Buber

If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.

Steve Martin

If you look at what you have in life, You'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, You'll never have enough.

Oprah Winfrey

This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.

Chuck Sigars

I am your number one fan.

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A chain is as strong as its weakest link.

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Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.

Rollo May

Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing, it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it.

Margaret Thatcher

As you live your values, your sense of identity, integrity, control, and inner-directedness will infuse you with both exhilaration and peace. You will define yourself from within, rather than by people's opinions or by comparisons to others.

Stephen Covey

The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world. There is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.

George Catlin

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

The heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight. But they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.

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The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

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

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We tend to live up to our expectations.

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Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.

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Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.

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Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.

Robert H. Schuller

The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.

Swami Vivekananda

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Keywood

Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.

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If you know peace, then you thrive , if you know contentment, then you are rich.

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Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.

Oprah Winfrey

Cushion the painful effects of hard blows by keeping the enthusiasm going strong, even if doing so requires struggle.

Norman Vincent Peale

On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.

Henry Drummond

In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.

John Churton Collins

The key to truth is the next deed, and this key opens the door if one does what one has to do in such a way that the meaning of the action here finds its fulfillment. Thus truth in the world of man is not to be found as the content of knowledge, but only as human existence. One does not express it, one does not perceive it, but one lives it, and receives it as life.

Martin Buber

To infinity and beyond !

Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)

Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.

Mary Kay Ash

No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.

Greg Henry Quinn

In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, though they should fail immediately, they had better aim at something high.

Henry David Thoreau

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

Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)

He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?

Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)

Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.

Julia H. Gulliver

Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.

John S. Hinds

Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.

Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)

Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.

William Shakespeare

What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.

Pearl Bailey

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

Albert Einstein

The unexamined life is not worth living.

Socrates

I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.

Dorothy L. Sayers

I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.

Kyle Schmidt

I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.

John Stuart Mill

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

Mother Theresa

Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

Abraham Lincoln

Made it, Ma! Top of the world!

Arthur 'Cody' Jarrett, White Heat (1949)

Some minds are like concrete, all mixed up and permanently set.

Anonymous

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

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The best things in life are not things.

Unknown

In imagination, there's no limitation.

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Swami Vivekananda

If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today.

E. Joseph Cossman

A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.

Henry David Thoreau

When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.

Norman Vincent Peale

Every leader needs to have experienced and grown through following -- learning to be dedicated, observant, capable of working with and learning from others, never servile, always truthful. Having located these qualities in himself, he can encourage them in others.

Warren G. Bennis

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

Norman Vincent Peale

If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.

Lou Holtz

There is no chance, no fate, no destiny that can circumvent, or hinder, or control a firm resolve of a determined soul.

Anonymous

You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.

Maya Angelou

Things do not change we change.

Henry David Thoreau

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

When we won't consider suggestions, we reject our own potential - but we have a right to expect people to be tactful.

Bill Blackman

We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.

Anthony Robbins

Even when change is elective, it will disorient you. You may go through anxiety. You will miss aspects of your former life. It doesn't matter. The trick is to know in advance of making any big change that you're going to be thrown off your feet by it. So you prepare for this inevitable disorientation and steady yourself to get through it. Then you take the challenge, make the change, and achieve your dream.

Harvey Mackay

Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.

Will Rogers

You create your reality.

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