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If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.

Lynda Barry

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A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.

Harvey Mackay

You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.

Sam Keen

When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.

Napoleon Hill

To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.

Anne Sophie Swetchine

When you love someone all your saved-up wishes start coming out.

Elizabeth Bowen

Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.

Richard Bach

When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.

Zig Ziglar

When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.

William Shakespeare

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.

Dale Carnegie

To know me is to love me.

Unknown

Love to faults is always blind. Always is to joy inclined, winged, and unconfined. And breaks all chains from every mind.

William Blake

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

It looks as if there were a single ultimate goal for mankind, a far goal toward which all persons strive. This is called variously by different authors self-actualization, self- realization, integration, psychological health, individuation, autonomy, creativity, productivity, but they all agree that this amounts to realizing the potentialities of the person, that is to say, becoming fully human, everything that person can be.

Abraham Maslow

Look back on times of adversity with hope for the future, not regret for the past. Look not mournfully into the past, it comes not back again. Wisely improve the present, it is thine. Go forth to meet the shadowy future without fear and with a manly heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Love is a ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.

Lord Drewar

An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.

Edmund Burke

We have not yet begun to fight.

John Paul Jones

When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

Thomas Jefferson

Each work has to pass through these stages - ridicule, opposition, and then acceptance. Those who think ahead of their time are sure to be misunderstood.

Swami Vivekananda

I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.

Abraham Lincoln

Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !

Jerry, Some Like It Hot (1959)

It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.

Judith Martin

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

A short saying often contains much wisdom.

Sophocles

Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Nefretiri, The Ten Commandments (1956)

In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.

Albert Careb

Nothing endures but change. Heraclitus Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.

The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)

Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for it is that which all are practicing every day while they live.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The foundation my parents laid down with our faith continues to be my core.

Christy Borgeld

Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.

William Shakespeare

In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.

Cicero

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.

Theodore Roosevelt

Yesterday ended last night. Every day is a new beginning. Learn the skill of forgetting. And move on.

Norman Vincent Peale

Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.

Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)

You're good, you're very good.

Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)

The most elusive and desired quality of leadership is vision. Vision is the perfume of the mind.

Harriet Rubin

Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.

Afghan Proverb

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

For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.

Judy Garland

Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

If they move, kill ' em.

Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)

Your most expensive advice is the free advice you receive from your financially struggling friends and relatives.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.

Soloman

As a principle-centered person you try to stand apart from the emotion of the situation and from other factors that would act on you, and evaluate the options. Looking at the balanced whole -- the work needs, the family needs, the other needs that may be involved, and the possible implications of the various alternatives -- you'll try to come up with the best solution taking all factors into consideration.

Stephen Covey

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

Mahatma Gandhi

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.

Swami Vivekananda

Honesty characterizes the person and enables him to create an identity, to communicate a real presence, and to establish authentic bonds with others. The individual increasingly comes to know who he is through the stand he takes when he expresses his ideas, values, beliefs, and convictions, and through the declaration and ownership of his feelings.

Clark Moustakas

If not us, who, if not now, when ?

Unknown

No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.

Napoleon Hill

Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.

Rhett Butler

Whatever you are be a good one.

Abraham Lincoln

Yippie-ki-yay, motherfucker !

John McClane, Die Hard (1988)

Know that although in the eternal scheme of things you are small, you are also unique and irreplaceable, as are all your fellow humans everywhere in the world.

Margaret Laurence

This is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure.

Winston Churchill

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

The course of true love never did run smooth.

Shakespeare

The great end of life is not knowledge but action.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement, nothing can be done without hope and confidence.

Helen Keller

Sharing is the essence of teaching. It is, I have come to believe, the essence of civilizationWithout it, the imagination is but the echo of the self, trapped in a soundproof chamber, reverberating upon itself until it is spent in exhaustion or futility.

Bill Moyers

A life lived in fear is a life half lived.

Proverb

Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.

Albert Einstein

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

Level with your child by being honest. Nobody spots a phony quicker than a child.

Mary MacCracken

My heart shall be thy garden.

Alice Meynell

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Oprah Winfrey

We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The gem can not be polished without friction, nor man be perfected without trials.

Danish Proverb

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.

Anonymous

Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.

Jim Rohn

Rosebud.

Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)

The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.

Richard M. Devos

Be like a postage stamp. Stick to it until you get there.

Harvey Mackay

Never complain about what you permit.

Mike Murdock

No limits are set to the ascent of man, and to each and everyone the highest stands open. Here it is only your personal choice that decides.

Martin Buber

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.

Thomas Moore

The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.

Anonymous

I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.

Helen Keller

There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.

Jean Anouilh

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

Tom Peters

It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is to not make the attempt.

Suellen Fried

There is no cure for birth and death save to enjoy the interval.

George Santayana

Mightier far than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway of magic potent over sun and star, is love.

William Wordsworth

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

Tony Dorsett

Whatever our souls are made up, his and mine are the same.

Emily Bronte

We are made for loving. If we don't love, we will be like plants without water.

Desmond Tutu

Feel the fear and do it anyway.

Susan Jeffers

He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.

Unknown

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.

Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.

Ernest Hemingway

Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it can not be seen or measured - yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more than any material possession ever could.

Barbara De Angelis

Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot , but make it hot by striking.

William B. Sprague

Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.

Mark Victor Hansen

I saw and loved.

Edward Gibbon

There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.

Anthony Robbins

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

Martin Luther King Jr.