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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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We can do no great things. Only small things with great love.

Mother Teresa

Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.

Napoleon Hill

One of the strongest motives that lead men to art and science is escape from everyday life with its painful crudity and hopeless dreariness, from the fetters of one's own ever-shifting desires. A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought.

Albert Einstein

It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.

Anonymous

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

There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.

Unknown

Concentration of wealth and power has been built upon other people's money, other people's business, other people's labor. Under this concentration, independent business has been a menace to American society.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -

Walt Disney

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

Swami Vivekananda

He who lends to the poor gets his interest from God.

German Proverb

A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.

John P. Strelecky

If you face a delicate situation, don't go into it wearing your spurs or you'll rip it apart. Instead, dress for the occasion. Cloak yourself in diplomacy. Vest yourself with wisdom, and wear a smile.

Anne Mackay Thompson

Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.

John Cotton Dana

If you build it, he will come.

Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)

Our happiness depends on the habit of mind we cultivate. So practice happy thinking every day. Cultivate the merry heart, develop the happiness habit, and life will become a continual feast.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Erica Jong

Anyone can be passionate, but it takes real lovers to be silly.

Rose Franken

The buck stops here.

Harry Truman

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

The way we see the problem is the problem.

Stephen Covey

Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.

Albert Einstein

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

Henry Ford

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

Love sees roses without thorns.

German Proverb

If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.

Blaise Pascal

If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.

Vince Lombardi

Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.

Christy Borgeld

Happiness is not having what you want, but wanting what you have.

Anonymous

Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

Talent is formed in solitude, character in the bustle of the world.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

They call me Mister Tibbs !

Virgil Tibbs, In The Heat Of The Night (1967)

Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.

Danny Kaye

What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

A simple I love you means more than money.

Frank Sinatra

Happiness is a state of mind.

Unknown

Let's go home, Debbie.

Ethan Edwards, The Searchers (1956)

Seeing yourself as you want to be is the key to personal growth.

Anonymous

The ready back gets all the loads.

Latvian Proverbs

The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Henry Ford

When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.

Buddhist Proverb

If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.

Abigail Van Buren

Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.

Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)

The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.

John Ruskin

So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.

W. Clement Stone

I know that many people feel that old age is a time to take it easy, but I compare my life now to being the last runner in a relay race. Would you have me slow down as I near the finish line ?

Diogenes

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

Demosthenes

Seek first to understand, then to be understood.

Stephen Covey

It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.

Aristotle

There is no education like adversity.

Benjamin Disraeli

It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.

Jerry Greenfield

People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.

Isaac Newton

"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.

George P. Burnham

Somebody stop me !

Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)

We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.

Samuel Butler

Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.

Earl Nightingale

Success doesn't come to you, you go to it.

Marva Collins

Anything in life worth having is worth working for.

Andrew Carnegie

In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it

Mary Norton Gordon

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

Anonymous

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

Kahlil Gibran

No one knows what he can do until he tries.

Publilius Syrus

Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.

La Rochefoucauld

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

Richard Bach

Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.

Swami Vivekananda

The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.

William James

In Switzerland, they had brotherly love, and they had years of democracy and peace. And what did that produce ? The cuckoo clock.

Harry Lime, The Third Man (1949)

Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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

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

Do first things first, and second things not at all.

Peter F. Drucker

Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.

Napoleon Hill

Character is higher than intellect... A great soul will be strong to live, as well as to think.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Some say you have to use your five best players, but I found out you win with the five that fit together best as a team

Red Auerbach

Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.

Art Linkletter

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

Elizabeth Bowen

What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.

Samuel Johnson

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

Anonymous

Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.

Robert H. Schuller

Live your life and forget your age.

Norman Vincent Peale

It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.

William Carlos Williams

If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.

Unknown

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

Benjamin Franklin

The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.

Allard Lowenstein

I love you, not only for what you are, but for what I am when I am with you.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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

Tom Hannah

The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.

Anthony Robbins

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

John Quincy Adams

Many have encountered and overcome the challenge of homelessness Many men go fishing all their lives not knowing it is not fish they are after.

Henry David Thoreau

Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.

David Schwartz

Love, two minds without a single thought.

Philip Barry

Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.

William Wordsworth

Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal

Earl Nightingale

Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.

Robert F. Kennedy

My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

Abraham Lincoln

If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished. Duty is to encourage everyone in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the truth.

Swami Vivekananda