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The true way to soften one's troubles is to solace those of others.

Madame De Maintenon

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Love does not conquer all things, but it does set all things right.

Unknown

Believe in yourself.

Unknown

Attica ! Attica !

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

Napoleon Hill

It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.

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That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

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A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.

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I love you - those three words have my life in them.

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I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.

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Feel the fear and do it anyway.

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Anonymous

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Martha Washington

We're on a mission from God.

Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)

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

Henry Drummond

Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes -- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds' --can you help others do the same.

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A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.

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The buck stops here.

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

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If there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

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

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God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.

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Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only

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I try to learn from the past, but I plan for the future by focusing exclusively on the present. That's were the fun is.

Donald Trump

Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.

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There is no luck except where there is discipline.

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Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

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A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

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Nothing happens unless first we dream.

Carl Sandburg

They say you were shot in the tabloids.

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Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.

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The art of love, is largely the art of persistence.

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Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.

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Love sees roses without thorns.

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Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability... . We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.

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Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.

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I wouldn't give you two cents for all your fancy rules if, behind them, they didn't have a little bit of plain, ordinary, everyday kindness and a little looking out for the other fella, too.

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Dale Carnegie

What can be said but not practiced is better not said. What can be practiced but not spoken of is better not done.

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The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.

Unknown

Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.

Norman Vincent Peale

You don't understand ! I could've had class. I could've been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am.

Terry Malloy, On The Waterfront (1954)

Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.

Dennis Waitley

Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.

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The most important part of being a leader is maintaining the desire to keep on learning. That means learning about yourself, about your peers, and about the people you serve.

Brian Koval

People will exercise great effort and creativity to make our plan work, and sometimes expend just as much effort and creativity to make your plan fail.

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John Lennon

It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, a day to love them and a lifetime to forget them.

Anonymous

Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.

Kim Rohn

A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.

Anonymous

Don't look back - forward, infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience - then alone can great deeds be accomplished.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Harriet Rubin

Better late than never.

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I have seen him set fire to his wigwam and smooth over the graves of his fathers, clap his hand in silence over his mouth, and take the last look over his fair hunting ground, and turn his face in sadness to the setting sun.

George Catlin

Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.

Chinese Proverb

People fascinated by the idea of progress never suspect that every step forward is also a step on the way to the end.

Milan Kundera

There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.

Logan Pearsall Smith

The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.

Walter Bagehot

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

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Norman Vincent Peale

An avoidance of true communication is tantamount to a relinquishment of my self- being , if I withdraw from it I am betraying not only the other but myself.

Karl Jaspers

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Charles Caleb Colton

A bold onset is half the battle.

Giuseppe Garibaldi

You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.

J.S. Knox

First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.

Swami Vivekananda

No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.

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The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.

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After all is said and done, there is usually more said than done.

Anonymous

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A boy's best friend is his mother.

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Henry David Thoreau

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are !

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Hope springs eternal.

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Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !

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You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.

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Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.

Anonymous

They're here !

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The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.

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