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The greatest sign of a success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."

Maria Montessori

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Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.

Vincent Van Gogh

First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe'' three times.

Norman Vincent Peale

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Two souls with but a single thought, two hearts that beat as one.

John Keats

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

John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)

You must take personal responsibility. You can not change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.

Jim Rohn

You're my Lassie come home.

Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)

You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.

Galileo Galilei

For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Rosebud.

Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)

Among the things you can give and still keep are your word, a smile, and a grateful heart.

Zig Ziglar

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

The beginning is the half of every action.

Greek Proverb

The heart that loves is always young.

Greek Proverb

Without a general an army is lost.

Greek Proverb

Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.

Larry Scherwitz

Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.

J.M. Barrie

One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.

Sophocles

Real love is a permanently self-enlarging experience.

M. Scott Peck

The only true gift is a portion of yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.

Albert Einstein

Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.

Swami Vivekananda

Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.

Anonymous

If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.

Yogi Berra

For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.

Anthony Robbins

Old love does not rust.

Estonian Proverb

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)

Level with your child by being honest. Nobody spots a phony quicker than a child.

Mary MacCracken

The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.

David B. Allman

Some minds are like concrete, all mixed up and permanently set.

Anonymous

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

Susan Taylor

Where there's life, there's hope.

Terence

If you can dream it, then you can achieve it. You will get all you want in life if you help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.

Dale Dauten

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead, his eyes are closed.

Albert Einstein

The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you'll make one.

Elbert Hubbard

Fractures well cured make us more strong.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The grand essentials of happiness are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.

Allan K. Chalmers

Seduce my mind and you can have my body, find my soul and I'm yours forever.

Anonymous

To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable

Helen Keller

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results

Albert Einstein

I'll be back.

The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)

Don't ask for a light load, but rather ask for a strong back.

Anonymous

Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.

Roy Goodman

No general can fight his battles alone. He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.

Philip Armour

The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.

Dale E. Turner

If you only look at what is, you might never attain what could be.

Anonymous

Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.

Stephen Covey

The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.

Erma Bombeck

Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.

Nelson A. Rockefeller

Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?

Frances Marion

Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.

Thomas Jefferson

Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.

Stephen Covey

The main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.

Thomas Carlyle

Yesterday ended last night. Every day is a new beginning. Learn the skill of forgetting. And move on.

Norman Vincent Peale

One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

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

Thomas Edison

Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character.

Thomas Edison

If you wanna call me that, smile.

The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)

Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.

Robert H. Schuller

Shane ! Shane ! Come back !

Joey Starrett, Shane (1953)

Love is a verb.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Failure doesn't mean you are a failure, it just means you haven't succeeded yet.

Robert H. Schuller

A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.

Bob Dylan

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

Aristotle

Love is the river of life in the world.

Henry Ward Beecher

Love is a butterfly, which when pursued is just beyond your grasp, but if you will sit down quietly it may alight upon you.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?

The Joker, Batman (1989)

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

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

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

The tapas and the other hard yogas that were practiced in other yugas do not work now. What is needed in this yuga is giving, helping others. Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

Life is a great story. It's just that sometimes we forget we are the author and can write it however we want.

John P. Strelecky

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

The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.

Richard M. Devos

Security is a kind of death.

Tennessee Williams

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

Abraham Lincoln

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

Napoleon Hill

Say hello to my little friend !

Tony Montana, Scarface (1983)

The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.

Thomas J. Watson

Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.

Burton Hills

Why hesitate? Upon the plains of hesitation are the bleached bones of countless millions, who on the threshold of victory sat down to wait, and in waiting they died.

Unattributed

We are so lazy, we do not want to do anything ourselves. We want a personal god, a savior or a prophet to do everything for us. Long as we believe ourselves to be even the least different from god, fear remains with us, but when we know ourselves to be the one, fear goes, of what can we be afraid ?

Swami Vivekananda

Treat a man as he is and he will remain as he is. Treat a man as he can and should be and he will become as he can and should be.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.

Christian Nestell Bovee

I won't be ignored, Dan !

Alex Forrest, Fatal Attraction (1987)

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

Anonymous

Roll with the punches.

Unknown

The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.

Brian Tracy

Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.

Henri Frederic Amiel

To catch lots of fish, you must first go to the water. To dare is to lose one's footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose oneself.

Soren Kierkegaard

There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.

Anthony Robbins

Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?

Cicero

Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.

Tom Hopkins

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean , if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.

Mahatma Gandhi

Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.

Mike Wickett

Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.

Albert Einstein

We have got to have a dream if we are going to make a dream come true.

Dennis Waitley

In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank, The Diary Of Anne Frank (1959)

The rays of happiness, like those of light, are colorless when unbroken.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow