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Marcel Proust

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We must never be afraid to go too far, for success lies just beyond.

Marcel Proust

It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.

Marcel Proust

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

Aristotle

No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.

Aesop

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man. One man tells a lie, dozens repeat it as the truth.

Chinese Proverb

The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The best proof of love is trust.

Joyce Brothers

I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.

Woody Allen

The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.

Abb D'Allanival

He who treads the path of love walks a thousand meters as if it were only one.

Japanese Proverb

A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.

Dennis Waitley

As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.

Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)

Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.

James F. Bell

If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.

Marie Osmond

Education is not filling a bucket, but lighting a fire.

William Yeats

Warriors, come out to play !

Luther, The Warriors (1979)

If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children.

Mahatma Gandhi

In the hopes of reaching the moon men fail to see the flowers that blossom at their feet.

Albert Schweitzer

The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.

Kahlil Gibran

Our minds are as different as our faces we are all traveling to one destination, happiness, but few are going by the same road.

Charles Caleb Colton

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.

Dolly Parton

Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal

Earl Nightingale

Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.

Stephen A. Brennan

For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.

Ivan Panin

If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.

Brian Tracy

Little strokes fell great oaks.

Benjamin Franklin

When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what ?

Sydney J. Harris

I never did anything worth doing entirely by accident... . Almost none of my inventions came about totally by accident. They were achieved by having trained myself to endure and tolerate hard work.

Thomas Edison

Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.

C.N. Bovee

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.

Will Rogers

As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Nelson Mandela

Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.

Ron Wild

For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change

Jim Rohn

Practice makes perfect.

Unknown

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 make me want to be a better man.

Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)

"I am the thread that runs through all these pearls", and each pearl is a religion or even a sect thereof. Such are the different pearls, and god is the thread that runs through all of them, most people, however, are entirely unconscious of it.

Swami Vivekananda

All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.

William James

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

Dottie Walters

Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.

Assyrian Proverb

If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.

John P. Strelecky

The cherokee people are not "my people".

Chief John Ross

I need him like the axe needs the turkey.

Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)

Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.

David Farragut

Love those who love you.

Voltaire

Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.

Al Franken

I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.

William Shakespeare

Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.

Unknown

Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.

Francis Wilson

Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.

Henry David Thoreau

When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.

Swami Vivekananda

Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.

Hope Floats

The starting point of all achievement is desire. Keep this constantly in mind. Weak desires bring weak results, just as a small amount of fire makes a small amount of heat.

Napoleon Hill

Do not worry about your difficulties in Mathematics. I can assure you mine are still greater.

Albert Einstein

Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it.

E.B. White

Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.

Scott Hayden

Only the educated are free.

Epictetus

I'm king of the world !

Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)

Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.

Emily P. Bissell

Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.

Will Rogers

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

John Wooden

All things are created twice. There's a mental or first creation, and a physical or second creation of all things. You have to make sure that the blueprint, the first creation, is really what you want, that you've thought everything through. Then you put it into bricks and mortar. Each day you go to the construction shed and pull out the blueprint to get marching orders for the day. You begin with the end in mind.

Stephen Covey

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)

You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.

Anonymous

To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.

Bertrand Russell

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly , what is essential is invisible to the eye.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.

Smiley Blanton

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.

Zig Ziglar

Love is not selfish.

Corinthians

If you are afraid of failure you don’t deserve to be successful!

Charles Barkley

If the student thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better student. If the lawyer thinks he is the spirit, he will be a better lawyer, and so on.

Swami Vivekananda

You can observe a lot just by watching.

Yogi Berra

Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.

Brigham Young

Kindness is always fashionable.

America E. Barr

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

Annie Dillard

A life lived in fear is a life half lived.

Proverb

Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.

David Lloyd George

We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.

Michel de Montaigne

You have to decide what your highest priorities are and have the courage -- pleasantly, smilingly, non-apologetically -- to say 'no' to other things. And the way you do that is by having a bigger 'yes' burning inside. The enemy of the 'best' is often the 'good. '

Stephen Covey

There may be peace without joy, and joy without peace, but the two combined make happiness

John Buchan

You're as old as you behave.

Harvey Mackay

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

Malcolm Forbes

Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.

Nick Richardson

He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.

Chinese Proverb

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.

Anonymous

Seek first to understand, then to be understood.

Stephen Covey

Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

When people are like each other they tend to like each other.

Anthony Robbins

Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1990)

You had me at "hello".

Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire (1996)

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Thomas Edison

God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.

Swami Vivekananda

If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.

Steve Martin

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.

Dale Carnegie

I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.

Abraham Lincoln

This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.

Chuck Sigars

Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.

Benjamin Franklin

In each man there is a priceless treasure that is in no other. Every man's foremost task is the actualization of his unique, unprecedented and never-recurring potentialities, and not the repetition of something that another, and be it even the greatest, has already achieved.

Martin Buber