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

Thomas Edison

Know that although in the eternal scheme of things you are small, you are also unique and irreplaceable, as are all your fellow humans everywhere in the world.

Margaret Laurence

That is a lesson for all life - face the terrible, face it boldly. Like the monkeys, the hardships of life fall back when we cease to flee before them.

Swami Vivekananda

You think of yourself as a colored man. I think of myself as a man.

John Wade Prentice, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner (1967)

It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.

Anthony Robbins

You must think of failure and defeat as the spring boards to new achievements, and to the next level of accomplishment.

Les Brown

The only place where your dream becomes impossible is in your own thinking.

Robert H. Schuller

An Arabian proverb says there are four sorts of men: He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool, shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple, teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep--wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise, follow him.

Isabel Burton

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.

Henry Ford

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.

Benjamin Disraeli

Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.

John Cotton Dana

My friends are my estate.

Emily Dickinson

Don't take no for an answer, never submit to failure. Do not be fobbed off with mere personal success or acceptance. You will make all kinds of mistakes, but as long as you are generous and true, and also fierce, you can not hurt the world or even seriously distress her. She was made to be wooed by youth.

Winston Churchill

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.

Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)

Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.

George Santayana

Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.

Dante

Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.

Sarah Cunningham

Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.

Margaret Thatcher

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

Thomas Carlyle

Some of us have great runways already built for us. If you have one, take off. But if you don't have one, realize it is your responsibility to grab a shovel and build one for yourself and for those who will follow after you.

Amelia Earhart

You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.

Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)

The power of imagination makes us infinite.

John Muir

Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.

Norman Vincent Peale

It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.

Winston Churchill

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

In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.

Galileo Galilei

Strength is life, weakness is death. Expansion is life, contraction is death. Love is life, hatred is death.

Swami Vivekananda

A healthy outside starts from the inside

Robert Urich

Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?

Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)

Those who wish to sing, always find a song.

Swedish Proverb

In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, though they should fail immediately, they had better aim at something high.

Henry David Thoreau

Once you have mastered time, you will understand how true it is that most people overestimate what they can accomplish in a year - and underestimate what they can achieve in a decade !

Anthony Robbins

Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.

Freaks, Freaks (1932)

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

C.N. Bovee

All you need is love.

John Lennon

It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, Always do what you are afraid to do.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.

Leo Rosten

Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.

T.S. Eliot

By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day

Robert Frost

Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.

John Davidson Rockefeller

When I was a young man, I found out that if you hurt somebody, they'll leave you alone. When I tried to leave everybody alone and just do my own thing, everybody just wanted to hurt me. Until one day I just decided, well, I've had enough of this picking. And there were like six young men still figuring they were going to mess with my head. And we went to war. To their surprise, I was no longer taking the beating, I was giving it.

Richard Kuklinski

The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.

Ken Robbins

There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.

George Sands

Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.

Stephen Covey

The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but reveal to them their own.

Benjamin Disraeli

I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.

Abraham Lincoln

We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.

Martha Washington

Advice after the mischief is like medicine after death.

Danish Proverb

Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.

George S. Patton

Whatever happens, take responsibility !

Anthony Robbins

Tell me and I forget , show me and I remember , involve me and I understand.

Anonymous

One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.

Napoleon Bonaparte

To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.

Anne Sophie Swetchine

People are just as happy as they make up their minds to be.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Benjamin Franklin

No limits are set to the ascent of man, and to each and everyone the highest stands open. Here it is only your personal choice that decides.

Martin Buber

Determine never to be idle... It is wonderful how much may be done if we are always doing.

Thomas Jefferson

Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.

Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)

You betcha !

Marge Gunderson, Fargo (1996)

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.

Robert H. Goddard

Wherever there is danger, there lurks opportunity ; whenever there is opportunity, there lurks danger. The two are inseparable. They go together.

Earl Nightingale

When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.

Virgil

Be the best that you can be.

Unknown

The miracle power that elevates the few is to be found in their industry, application and perseverance, under the promptings of a brave determined spirit.

Mark Twain

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Thou love life ? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff that life is made of.

Benjamin Franklin

I have learned that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.

John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)

You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes

Zig Ziglar

I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.

Thomas Jefferson

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert Schuller

I didn't have time to hire half my coaching staff. I didn't know any of the players by sight, but somehow we got through spring ball with the help of a couple of graduate assistants.

Larry Smith

He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.

Robert Half

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

Margaret B. Runbeck

If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.

Thomas Fuller

You know, maybe I was wrong and luck is like love. You have to go all the way to find it.

Jeff Bailey, Out Of The Past (1947)

Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.

Mark Victor Hansen

People don't care how much you know, until they know how much you care.

Anonymous

Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called present.

Unknown

Hard work pays off.

Unknown

Only in relationship can you know yourself, not in abstraction and certainly not in isolation. The movement of behavior is the sure guide to yourself. It's the mirror of your consciousness, this mirror will reveal its content, the images, the attachments, the fears, the loneliness, the joy and sorrow. Poverty lies in running away from this, either in its sublimations or its identities.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.

Egyptian Proverb

Vegas, baby.

Trent, Swingers (1996)

Chance is the fool's name for fate.

Guy Holden, The Gay Divorcee (1934)

Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.

Benjamin Disraeli

Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression, in order that every man present his views without penalty, there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.

Albert Einstein

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

Mark Twain

They alone live, who live for others.

Swami Vivekananda

Never complain about what you permit.

Mike Murdock

Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion

Aristotle

Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.

Leighton

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

Stephen Covey

I bet you can squeal like a pig.

Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)

Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.

Unknown

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

I'll have what she's having.

Customer, When Harry Met Sally (1989)

I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)