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All men are created equal. Government by consent of the governed. Give me liberty or give me death. And those are not just clever words, and those are not just empty theories.

Lyndon Johnson

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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 word courage comes from the same stem as the French word coeur, meaning ''heart''. Thus just as one's heart, by pumping blood to one's arms, legs, and brain enables all the other physical organs to function, so courage makes possible all the psychological virtues. Without courage other values whither away into mere facsimiles of virtue.

Rollo May

To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.

Oscar Wilde

It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.

John P. Strelecky

There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.

Red Cloud

A mature man is his own judge. In the end, his only form of support is being faithful to his own convictions. The advice of others may be welcomed invaluable, but it does not free him from responsibility.

Dag Hammarskjold

In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.

Lee Iacocca

All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.

Swami Vivekananda

Children are all foreigners.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.

Machiavelli

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

Harvey Mackay

All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word freedom , justice , honor , duty , mercy , hope.

Winston Churchill

Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !

President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)

All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination

Earl Nightingale

But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !

Paula, Gaslight (1940)

I think therefore I am

Rene Descartes

Bring out the gimp.

Zed, Pulp Fiction (1994)

The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.

Thomas Jefferson

Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.

Dottie Walters

Love is a great beautifier.

Louisa May Alcott

Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.

Tracy L. McNair

You're gonna have to learn your cliches. You're gonna have to study them, you're gonna have to learn them, you're gonna have to know them. They're your friends. Write this down: "We gotta play 'em one day at a time."

Crash Davis

Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.

T.S. Eliot

I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?

Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)

Perhaps the feelings that we experience when we are in love represent a normal state. Being in love shows a person who he should be.

Anton Chekhov

Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.

Deborah Whipp

They call it a "Royale with Cheese".

Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)

Attitude determines altitude.

Anonymous

The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.

Anonymous

Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.

Douglas Jerrold

I'm Multi-Dimensional !

Taako

Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.

Napoleon Hill

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.

Confucius

If someone is going down the wrong road, he doesn't need motivation to speed him up. What he needs is education to turn him around.

Jim Rohn

We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.

George Herbert

Our schools and are not teaching students to think. It is astonishing how many young people have difficulty in putting their brains definitely and systematically to work.

Thomas Edison

Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.

Swami Sivananda

All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.

Harvey Mackay

One rule of action more important than all others is consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.

Calvin Coolidge

You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

Abraham Lincoln

The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy : true fulfillment.

Anthony Robbins

There is a great man who makes every man feels small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.

G. K. Chesterton

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

Maya Angelou

Fortune favors the brave.

Publius Terence

Don't think it, ink it.

Mark Victor Hansen

Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.

Dale Carnegie

Surprises and reverses can serve as an incentive for great accomplishment. There are no rules here, we're just trying to accomplish something.

Thomas Edison

The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.

Don Marquis

It is not length of life, but depth of life.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes

Dennis Waitley

The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

Love is letting go of fear.

Gerald Jampolsky

Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.

Henry Ford

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.

Gerald J. Simmons

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

Samuel Beckett

My mama always said, life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.

Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.

Indira Gandhi

A teacher, a really good teacher, is never a giver of truth; he is a guide, a pointer to truth. Therefore, a good teacher, or, more appropriately, a guide, studies each student individually and helps to awaken the student to explore himself, both internally and externally, and ultimately to integrate himself with his being. All in all, a teacher acts as a catalyst, and not only must he have a tremendous understanding; he must also possess a sensitive mind with great flexibility and adaptability.

Bruce Lee

You have the power to think what you want. No matter what the circumstance.

Anonymous

We must all suffer one of two things : the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.

Jim Rohn

If you only look at what is, you might never attain what could be.

Anonymous

Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.

Harvey Mackay

A heart as soft, a heart as kind, a heart as sound and free as in the whole world thou canst find that heart I'll give to thee.

Robert Herrick

It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.

Margaret Thatcher

Those who work at a thing heart and soul not only achieve success in it but through their absorption in that they also realize the supreme truth - brahman. Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god.

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

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

There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.

Nicholas Sparks

Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !

Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)

The hero is no braver than the ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.

Mark Twain

It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.

Robert H. Schuller

The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.

Victor Hugo

Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.

Braveheart

Ideas... they have the power

Napoleon Hill

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

Bertrand Russell

The power of imagination makes us infinite.

John Muir

When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?

Bruce Lee

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

If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.

Somerset Maugham

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

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

Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.

Washington Irving

No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.

Unknown

To infinity and beyond !

Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)

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

Norman Vincent Peale

We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.

Albert Einstein

I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.

Robert G. Ingersoll

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

Julia H. Gulliver

The oneness of human beings is the basic ethical thread that holds us together.

Muhammad Yunus

Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !

Anthony Robbins

And now here is my secret, a very simple secret. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

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

Dalai Lama