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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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Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.

Albert Einstein

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

Rita, Cameraman (1982)

In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.

Benjamin Franklin

Love conquers all.

Virgil

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.

Dalai Lama

We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.

John Lennon

Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.

Tom Clancy

Love, by its very nature, is unworldly, and it is for this reason rather than its rarity that it is not only apolitical but anti-political, perhaps the most powerful of all anti-political human forces.

Hannah Arendy

The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.

Bernard M. Baruch

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)

Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams !

Unknown

Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.

Dale Carnegie

A lie keeps growing and growing until it's as clear as the nose on your face.

The Blue Fairy, Pinocchio (1940)

Love is a daily, mutual exchange of value.

Dennis Waitley

It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.

Victor Hugo

The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.

Swami Vivekananda

Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

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

To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.

Francois Mauriac

It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.

Napoleon Hill

The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.

Anonymous

I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.

City of Angels

The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.

Anonymous

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo Buscaglia

Love is a many splendered thing.

Nat King Cole

The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.

Anita Brookner

Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.

Napoleon Hill

Don't fear, just live right.

Neal A. Maxwell

First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.

Epictetus

Do, or do not. There is no try.

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

Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.

J. Petit Senn

Love is a haunting melody that I have never mastered and I fear I never will.

William S. Burroughs

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

Harvey Mackay

Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.

Albert Schweitzer

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

Mother Theresa

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

There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.

Narrator, The Naked City (1948)

We have a problem. ''Congratulations. '' But it's a tough problem. ''Then double congratulations. ''

W. Clement Stone

If you want to reach a goal, you must see the reaching in your own mind before you actually arrive at your goal.

Zig Ziglar

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

Mark Twain

Insist on yourself, never imitate. Every great man is unique.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.

Greg Anderson

Be strong ! You talk of ghosts and devils. We are the living devils. The sign of life is strength and growth. The sign of death is weakness. Whatever is weak, avoid ! It is death. If it is strength, go down into hell and get hold of it ! There is salvation only for the brave. "None but the brave deserves the fair". None but the bravest deserves salvation.

Swami Vivekananda

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

The memory of my mother will always be a blessing to me.

Thomas Edison

If you wanna call me that, smile.

The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)

We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.

Winston Churchill

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.

Anais Nin

Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.

Christian Nestell Bovee

Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal

Earl Nightingale

The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.

Erma Bombeck

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

Excellence is more fun than mediocrity.

Leonard Berry

Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.

Jim Rohn

Lives most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others ?

Martin Luther King Jr.

You can do anything you put your mind to.

Unknown

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

Confucius

Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.

Sydney Harris

As a mother of teenagers, do you know how many times I picked up the phone to apologize to my own mother ?

Christy Borgeld

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

Except and expect positive things and that is what you will receive.

Lori Hard

For a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures, and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love.

Francis Bacon

I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.

Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Get busy living or get busy dying.

Stephen King

Live with passion.

Anthony Robbins

Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.

Marcus Aurelius

Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.

Randolph Ray

When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.

Norman Vincent Peale

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration

Thomas Edison

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

Anonymous

We do what we must, and call it by the best names.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I'm Multi-Dimensional !

Taako

The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.

Richard Cech

No wire hangers, ever !

Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest (1981)

Every day in every way I am getting better and better.

Unknown

To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.

Paul R. Ehrlich

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

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

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 command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.

Thomas Fuller

Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.

Henry Ford

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

When the going gets tough the tough get going.

Joseph P. Kennedy

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

The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.

Anonymous

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

Kahlil Gibran

This world will always continue to be a mixture of good and evil. Our duty is to sympathize with the weak and to love even the wrongdoer.

Swami Vivekananda

Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.

John Dryden

My heart shall be thy garden.

Alice Meynell

The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.

Steven Covey

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

Abraham Lincoln

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.

Plato

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.

Aristotle

If you want to win friends, make it a point to remember them. If you remember my name, you pay me a subtle compliment ; you indicate that I have made an impression on you. Remember my name and you add to my feeling of importance.

Dale Carnegie

Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged , practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge.

Matthew Arnold

Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.

Ralph Waldo Emerson