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If you don't like something, change it , if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.

Mary Engelbreit

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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

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

Buddha

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.

Helen Keller

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Corneille

It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. If you think about that, you'll do things differently.

Warren Buffett

Only one thing has to change for us to know happiness in our lives : where we focus our attention.

Greg Anderson

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

Smiley Blanton

Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.

Mary Anne Radmacher

Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.

Congolese Proverb

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.

Anais Nin

If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.

Corinthians

Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.

Winston Churchill

I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.

Donald Trump

A heart as soft, a heart as kind, a heart as sound and free as in the whole world thou canst find that heart I'll give to thee.

Robert Herrick

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

We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.

Anthony Robbins

Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.

Thomas Dewar

People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Maya Angelou

What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

Assyrian Proverb

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.

Robert Frost

Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.

Stephen Covey

The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.

William Wordsworth

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

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

Dolly Parton

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

Will Rogers

A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.

Donald Trump

Nature does nothing uselessly.

Aristotle

Mightier far than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway of magic potent over sun and star, is love.

William Wordsworth

Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.

Mary Baker Eddy

The struggle of the mind to keep itself free from every sort of bondage -- to remain curious, open, unsatiated in all its relations with nature -- is tenfold more difficult than the cultivation of a stable, satisfying point of view, but a thousandfold more precious.

Gardner Murphy

You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this ? And radio operates exactly the same way : you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.

Albert Einstein

When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened. Winston Churchill When I want to read a novel, I write one.

Benjamin Disraeli

He who hesitates is lost !

Proverb

Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.

Dale Carnegie

Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.

Voltaire

The crocodile is only strong in the water.

Angolan Proverb

He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.

Aristotle

You will never find time for anything. You must make it.

Charles Buxton

If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.

Justin Sims

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

John Davidson Rockefeller

In life you need either inspiration or desperation.

Anthony Robbins

Ideas become powerful only if they appear in the flesh , an idea which does not lead to action by the individual and by groups remains at best a paragraph or a footnote in a book -- provided the idea is original and relevant. It is like a seed stored in a dry place. If the idea is to have influence, it must be put into the soil, and the soil is people and groups of people.

Erich Fromm

It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.

Seneca

How a man plays a game shows something of his character, how he loses shows all of it.

Anonymous

What's meant to be will always find a way

Trisha Yearwood

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.

John Davidson Rockefeller

Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !

Taako

Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac... It's in the hole ! It's in the hole ! It's in the hole !

Carl Spackler, Caddyshack (1980)

Feel nothing, know nothing, do nothing, have nothing, give up all to god, and say utterly, 'Thy will be done'. We only dream this bondage. Wake up and let it go.

Swami Vivekananda

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.

Albert Einstein

Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance.

Oscar Wilde

Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.

Dennis Waitley

The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success.

Joyce Brothers

Just because something does n't do what you planned it to do in the first place doesn't mean it's useless.

Thomas Edison

The dove is my emblem... . I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it... . I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.

Thomas Edison

A goal properly set is halfway reached.

Zig Ziglar

The best proof of love is trust.

Joyce Brothers

Don't argue for other people's weaknesses. Don't argue for your own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it -- immediately.

Stephen Covey

We're on a mission from God.

Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)

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

How far you go in life depends on you being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.

George Washington Carver

This is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure.

Winston Churchill

I ain't so tough.

Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)

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

Aristotle

The first requisite for success is to develop the ability to focus and apply your mental and physical energies to the problem at hand - without growing weary. Because such thinking is often difficult, there seems to be no limit to which some people will go to avoid the effort and labor that is associated with it.

Thomas Edison

If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.

William A. Ward

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.

Anonymous

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

Baiyun

The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.

Thomas Jefferson

The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.

Danish Proverb

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

I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.

Oprah Winfrey

Immature love says, I love you because I need you. Mature love says, I need you because I love you.

Erich Fromm

Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.

Alan Watts

Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.

Swami Vivekananda

Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.

Helen Keller

Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.

John S. Hinds

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.

H.L. Mencken

You make me want to be a better man.

Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)

I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.

Martha Washington

I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.

Rabindranath Tagore

The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.

Leonard Nimoy

The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.

Plato

Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.

W. Clement Stone

If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.

Yogi Berra

Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.

G. M. Trevelyan

Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.

Oprah Winfrey

The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.

Swami Vivekananda

The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you often get it.

W. Somerset Manghan

Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.

Chinese Proverb

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

Unknown

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.

Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.

Diane Ackerman

There is only one terminal dignity, love. And the story of a love is not important, what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.

Helen Hayes

If it is to be it is up to me.

Unknown