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Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.

Marilyn vos Savant

Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.

Marilyn Vos Savant

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We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.

Winston Churchill

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

E. Joseph Cossman

Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.

Unknown

Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.

Abraham Maslow

Love is like the wild rose-briar. Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, but which will bloom most constantly ?

Emily Bronte

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

Demosthenes

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

Earl Nightingale

Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.

Brian Tracy

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.

Dalai Lama

Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.

Birke Baehr

Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.

Norman Vincent Peale

I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.

Humphrey Bogart

As you think in your heart, so shall you be.

Proverb

Almost any idea is good if a man has ability and is willing to work hard. The best idea is worthless if the creator is a loafer and ineffective.

William Feather

I am not sure I should have dared to start , but I am sure that I should not have dared to stop.

Winston Churchill

You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

Anonymous

Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.

Anonymous

Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes

Dennis Waitley

Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.

Unknown

The positive thinker is a hard-headed, tough-minded, and factual realist. He sees all the difficulties clearly... which is more than can be said for the average negative thinker. But he sees more than difficulties -- he tries to see the solutions of those difficulties.

Norman Vincent Peale

Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

William Edward Hickson

Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.

Mark Twain

Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.

Thomas Dewar

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

Carl Jung

Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.

Henry Van Dyke

The oneness of human beings is the basic ethical thread that holds us together.

Muhammad Yunus

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

Mahatma Gandhi

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.

Confucius

Friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life.

Thomas Jefferson

Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.

Ghanaian Proverb

In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

The search for someone to blame is always successful.

Robert Half

The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.

Alvin Toffler

Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !

Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)

If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

Derek Bok

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

The worst thing you can try to do is cling to something that is gone, or to recreate it.

Johnette Napolitano

Action without study is fatal. Study without action is fatal. Mary Beard Actions speak louder than words.

English Proverb

I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.

Martin Luther King Jr.

The ancestor of every action is a thought.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.

Napoleon Hill

If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.

Myrtle Reed

Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

Love the giver more than the gift.

Brigham Young

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.

Norman Vincent Peale

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success.

Albert Schweitzer

It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is to not make the attempt.

Suellen Fried

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.

Unknown

Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit, you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.

Norman Vincent Peale

Don't fear, just live right.

Neal A. Maxwell

Curse ruthless time ! Curse our mortality. How cruelly short is the allotted span for all we must cram into it.

Winston Churchill

Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.

David McCullough Reason

Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.

Napoleon Hill

Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing, it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it.

Margaret Thatcher

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you can not do.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Chance is the fool's name for fate.

Guy Holden, The Gay Divorcee (1934)

You are what you think you are.

Bob Richards

Take away love and our earth is a tomb.

Robert Browning

We are not human beings having a spiritual experience, we are spiritual beings having a human experience.

Pierre Teilhard De Chardin

Anyone can do something when they want to do it. Really successful people do things when they don't want to do it.

Dr. Phil

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

Abraham Lincoln

My mama always said, life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.

Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

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

What can be said but not practiced is better not said. What can be practiced but not spoken of is better not done.

Baiyun

What you are is god's gift to you, what you become is your gift to god.

Anthony Dalla Villa

Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.

Stephen R. Covey

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

Anonymous

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

Blaise Pascal

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.

Abraham Lincoln

How do you live ?

Helen, James Allen (1932)

The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.

Plato

It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Mark Twain

If it is to be it is up to me.

Unknown

We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.

Lee Iacocca

If you don't like something, change it, if you can't change it, change your attitude.

Maya Angelou

Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.

African Proverb

Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.

George S. Patton

The death of fear is in doing what you fear to do.

Sequichie Comingdeer

If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.

Norman Vincent Peale

The day will come when, after harnessing space, the winds, the tides and gravitation, we shall harness for god the energies of love. And on that day, for the second time in the history of the world, we shall have discovered fire.

Thornton Wilder

This attachment of love to god is indeed one that does not bind the soul but effectively breaks all its bondages.

Swami Vivekananda

Love, a temporary insanity, curable by marriage.

Ambrose Bierce

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

Elbert Hubbard

As a man thinketh in his heart so is he.

Bible

Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement.

Jim Horning

Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.

David Farragut

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

Freedom requires the capacity to accept, bear and live constructively with anxiety. I refer of course to the normal anxiety all of us experience at every step in our psychological growth as well as in this upset contemporary world. To be free means to face and bear anxiety, to run away from anxiety means automatically to surrender one's freedom.

Rollo May

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

Tom Hannah

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.

Emily Dickinson

I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for their religion. I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more. I could be martyr'd for my religion. Love is my religion. And I could die for that. I could die for you.

John Keats

O my's like a red, red rose. That's newly sprung in June, O my's like the melodie. That's sweetly play'd in tune.

Robert Burns

This is this.

Michael Vronsky, The Deer Hunter (1978)

The loving are the daring.

Bayard Taylor

People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals - that is, goals that do not inspire them.

Anthony Robbins