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Margaret B. Runbeck

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Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.

Margaret B. Runbeck

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

Theodore Roosevelt

Love as much as you can from wherever you are.

Elizabeth Ashley

Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.

Kahil Gibran

What you do speaks so loudly that I can not hear what you say.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It takes but one positive thought when given a chance to survive and thrive to overpower an entire army of negative thoughts.

Robert H. Schuller

The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.

Eden Phillpotts

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

William James

That first peak is the best place to pause and look back, to see if you took the easiest route, to learn the lessons from the first climb. And it is the best place to examine the terrain ahead, to change your plans and goals, to take a deep breath and begin climbing again.

Michael Johnson

Love is the only gold.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !

Jerry, Some Like It Hot (1959)

Coming together is a beginning keeping together is progress working together is success.

Henry Ford

It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.

Anonymous

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

As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea, so different tendencies, various though they appear, crooked or straight, all lead to god.

Swami Vivekananda

Success consists of doing the common things of life uncommonly well.

Unattributed

Love is strong yet delicate. It can be broken. To truly love is to understand this. To be in love is to respect this.

Stephen Packer

Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.

Immanuel Kant

To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.

Charles A. Lindbergh

Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.

Mark Twain

Attica ! Attica !

Sonny Wortzik, Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

Most people are about as happy as they make up their mind to be.

Abraham Lincoln

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

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

Jerry Greenfield

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

Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.

Jim Rohn

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things 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

Absence makes the heart grow fonder.

Unknown

Was there ever a more horrible blasphemy than the statement that all the knowledge of god is confined to this or that book ? How dare men call god infinite, and yet try to compress him within the covers of a little book !

Swami Vivekananda

Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.

Susan Taylor

There are essentially two things that will make you wiser the books you read and the people you meet.

Charles Tremendous Jones

No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.

William E. Gladstone

Don't ever give up.

Unknown

The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.

Plutarch

The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.

Anonymous

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.

Leo Tolstoy

Do you like scary movies ?

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Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.

Stephen Covey

Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.

Zig Ziglar

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

People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.

Robert Half

I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach, who walk their talk.

Anthony Robbins

Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.

Margaret Thatcher

Leadership is a secret ingredient that goes into failure. But it's only kept a secret from the person who fails.

Robert Half

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Oprah Winfrey

The dingo took my baby !

Lindy Chamberlain, A Cry In The Dark (1988)

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

Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)

You're so money, and you don't even know it.

Trent, Swingers (1996)

That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I keep getting older, they stay the same age.

David Wooderson, Dazed And Confused (1993)

Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.

Aristotle

The person we believe ourselves to be will always act in a manner consistent with our self-image.

Brian Tracy

Results come from constantly applying what you know, not just knowing.

John P. Strelecky

There is no luck except where there is discipline.

Irish Proverb

Let's go home, Debbie.

Ethan Edwards, The Searchers (1956)

Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.

Jim Rohn

Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.

Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)

To infinity and beyond !

Buzz Lightyear, Toy Story (1995)

Count your blessings.

Og Mandino

These go to eleven.

Nigel Tufnel, This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

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

Abraham Lincoln

Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.

Publius Terence

If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, then we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it.

Paul "Bear" Bryant

There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.

Anonymous

I arise from dreams of thee in the first sweet sleep of night, when the winds are breathing low, and the stars are shining bright.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

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

The price of greatness is responsibility.

Winston Churchill

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

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

William Yeats

Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.

Dennis Waitley

The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned.

Somerset Maugham

Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education.

Stephen Covey

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

Elbert Hubbard

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

Henry Ford

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Mahatma Gandhi

Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.

Hedy Lamarr

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.

Carlo Brumat

We come to beginnings only at the end.

William Bridges

God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.

Swami Vivekananda

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.

Dale Carnegie

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

If they move, kill ' em.

Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)

The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.

Carl Jung

It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.

Seneca

I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.

Thomas Jefferson

How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg ? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.

Abraham Lincoln

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.

Warren G. Bennis

Beware when the great God lets loose a thinker on this planet.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.

David Thomas

Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.

Rene Dubos

When it comes to giving, some people stop at nothing.

Anonymous

For Love is Immortality.

Emily Dickinson

While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.

Hasidic Proverb

If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.

Romans 1218

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

Anonymous

I do not believe in styles anymore. I do not believe that there is such a thing as the Chinese way of fighting or the Japanese way of fighting, or any other way of fighting, because unless a human being has three arms and four legs, there can be no different form of fighting. To me, ultimately, martial art means honestly expressing yourself.

Bruce Lee

Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.

Stephen Covey

If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison