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

Machiavelli

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Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.

Aristotle

Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

One had to cram all this stuff into one's mind for the examinations, whether one liked it or not. This coercion had such a deterring effect on me that, after I had passed the final examination, I found the consideration of any scientific problems distasteful to me for an entire year.

Albert Einstein

Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.

Samantha Juarez

Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.

Winston Churchill

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry Kaiser

Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.

Erica Jong

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.

John Quincy Adams

Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster.

William Bridges

Take away love and our earth is a tomb.

Robert Browning

His eyes have made love to me all evening.

Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)

Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.

Thomas Fuller

I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it.

Jonathan Winters

If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.

Barbara De Angelis

Roses are red, Violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.

Unknown

You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.

Roger Smith

In any world menu, Canada must be considered the vichyssoise of nations – it's cold, half-French, and difficult to stir.

J. Stuart Keate

Men are often capable of greater things than they perform. They are sent into the world with bills of credit, and seldom draw to their full extent.

Horace Walpole

To get the full value of joy you must have someone to divide it with.

Mark Twain

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

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

Norman Vincent Peale

The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.

Benjamin Franklin

There is a time to let things happen, and a time to make things happen.

Anonymous

And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.

Colossians 315

It is what you learn after you know it all that counts.

John Wooden

Acknowledge that you failed, draw your lessons from it, and use it to your advantage to make sure it never happens again.

Michael Johnson

The history of the world is but the biography of great men.

Thomas Carlyle

It is love that makes the impossible possible.

Indian Proverb

Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are.

John Wooden

Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !

George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)

Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.

Anonymous

Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.

Winston Churchill

How we spend our days is of course how we spend our lives.

Annie Dillard

Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.

Matthew 5:15

Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.

W. Clement Stone

You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.

David Levesque

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

Joshua J. Marine

You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do.

Henry Ford

I feel I have this great creative and spiritual force within me that is greater than faith, greater than ambition, greater than confidence, greater than determination, greater than vision. It is all these combined. Whether it is a godhead or not, I feel this great force, this untapped power, this dynamic something within me. This feeling defies description, and there is no experience with which this feeling may be compared. It is something like a strong emotion mixed with faith, but a lot stronger.

Bruce Lee

Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.

Edmund Spenser

Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.

Abraham Lincoln

Love is letting go of fear.

Gerald Jampolsky

If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined, you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

The ideas I stand for are not mine. I borrowed them from Socrates. I swiped them from Chesterfield. I stole them from Jesud. And I put them in a book. If you don't like their rules whose would you use ?

Dale Carnegie

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.

Bambara Proverb

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Our love is here to stay.

Ira Gershwin

Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.

Zig Ziglar

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We don't have to take our clothes off to have a good time

Jermaine Stewart

Fortune and love favor the brave.

Ovid

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

Julia H. Gulliver

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.

Jim Rohn

The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes

Dennis Waitley

There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps.

Peter A. Cohen

The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.

Unknown

But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.

Thomas Moore

Love is a hole in the heart.

Ben Hecht

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

There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.

Somerset Maugham

Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

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

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature.

Anne Frank

Nuptial love makes mankind, friendly love perfects it, but wanton love corrupts and debases it.

Francis Bacon

Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.

Abraham Maslow

The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.

Victor Hugo

Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you're generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.

P. T. Barnum

We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.

Anthony Robbins

The book you don't read cant help.

Jim Rohn

Commit yourself to a dream... Nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

God is merciful to those whom he sees struggling heart and soul for realization. But remain idle, without any struggle, and you will see that his grace will never come.

Swami Vivekananda

I don't know nothin 'bout birthin' babies.

Prissy, Gone With The Wind (1939)

What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert H. Schuller

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean , if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.

Mahatma Gandhi

Attitude determines altitude.

Anonymous

Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.

Anonymous

If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.

Unknown

In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing, the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.

Anonymous

Love, a temporary insanity, curable by marriage.

Ambrose Bierce

Well, it's not the men in your life that counts, it's the life in your men.

Tira, I'm No Angel (1933)

The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.

Cornelius Nepos

In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.

Aristotle

Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.

Kahlil Gibran

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

Kahlil Gibran

Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.

Spanish Proverb

If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.

Milton Berle

You are what you think about all day long.

Robert Schuller

Fear nothing, for every renewed effort raises all former failures into lessons, all sins into experience.

Unknown

True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.

Paul Sweeney

I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.

Thomas Jefferson

The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.

Vince Lombardi

In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.

Victor Cousins

Never put off to tomorrow what you can do today.

English Proverb