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Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged , practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge.

Matthew Arnold

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The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety.

George Mueller

Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.

Sarah Bernhardt

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

Charles A. Lindbergh

If you look at what you have in life, You'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, You'll never have enough.

Oprah Winfrey

Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !

George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)

Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.

Robert H. Schuller

Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.

Thomas Jefferson

Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.

Felix Adler

The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.

Victor Hugo

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

Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.

Abraham Lincoln

To succeed, you need to take that gut feeling in what you believe and act on it with all of your heart.

Christy Borgeld

The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.

Swami Vivekananda

The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is everything if you want to succeed in business or in anything else, for that matter.

Lee Iacocca

We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.

Cicero

Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.

Gabonese Proverb

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.

Margaret Thatcher

Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life, son.

Dean Wormer, National Lampoon's Animal House (1978)

Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.

Henry David Thoreau

Happiness is a choice.

Barry Neil Kaufman

As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Nelson Mandela

Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.

Mingjiao

I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.

Albert Einstein

One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.

Harvey Mackay

Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.

Oscar Wilde

Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.

Nick Richardson

Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.

Anonymous

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

Donald Trump

You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.

Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)

You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.

Brian Tracy

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.

William Shakespeare

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.

Marc Chagall

When you arrive at your future, will you blame your past ?

Robert Half

You really can change the world if you care enough.

Marion Wright Edelman

Speak what you think today in words as hard as cannon-balls and tomorrow speak what tomorrow thinks in hard words again, though it contradict every thing you said today.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.

Alexander Smith

All that is real in me is god. All that is real in god is I. The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.

Swami Vivekananda

I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.

William Penn

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?

P. T. Barnum

I think therefore I am

Rene Descartes

The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.

Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)

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

It helps to write down half a dozen things which are worrying me. Two of them, say, disappear, about two nothing can be done, so it's no use worrying, and two perhaps can be settled.

Winston Churchill

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.

Margaret Thatcher

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

David McCullough

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

Robert Frost

In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.

Dalai Lama

That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.

Abraham Lincoln

Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.

Christina Rossetti

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

Aldous Huxley

I know that I will die laughing.

Jeanne Calment

Attica ! Attica !

Sonny Wortzik, Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

It is in the small decisions you and I make every day that create our destiny.

Anthony Robbins

Give a man a fish and he will eat for the day, teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.

Chinese Proverb

It's hard to tell your mind to stop loving someone, when your heart still does.

Mallory Jones

In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.

Aristotle

When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.

Abraham Lincoln

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Happiness is a state of activity.

Aristotle

Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Mary Engelbreit

The most valuable of all talents is that of never using two words when one will do.

Thomas Jefferson

Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.

John Dryden

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

Abraham Lincoln

My father taught me to work ; he did not teach me to love it.

Abraham Lincoln

True love can not be found where it truly does not exist, Nor can it be hidden where it truly does.

Anonymous

Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.

Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)

One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.

John Gardner

Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.

Eli Cohen

I do not think there is any other quality so essential to success of any kind as the quality of perseverance. It overcomes almost everything, even nature.

John Davidson Rockefeller

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

Abraham Lincoln

A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Old love does not rust.

Estonian Proverb

Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.

William George Jordan

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.

Swami Vivekananda

Today is the first day of the rest of your life.

Unknown

Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.

Unattributed

Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

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

Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.

Thomas Moore

Believe in yourself.

Unknown

If to do good were easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men's cottages princes' palaces.

William Shakespeare

Ineffective people live day after day with unused potential. They experience synergy only in small, peripheral ways in their lives. But creative experiences can be produced regularly, consistently, almost daily in people's lives. It requires enormous personal security and openness and a spirit of adventure.

Stephen Covey

You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.

Kahlil Gibran

Virtuous and wise he was, but not severe , He still remember'd that he once was young.

John Armstrong

Nothing happens unless first we dream.

Carl Sandburg

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

David McCullough Reason

Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.

Marianne Williamson

I have seen so many of these, and lived with them, and travelled with them, and oftentimes felt as if I should starve to death on an equal allowance, that I am fully convinced I am correct in saying that the North American Indians, taking them in the aggregate, even where they have an abundance to subsist on, eat less than any civilized population of equal numbers, that I have ever travelled amongst.

George Catlin

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

How do I look ?

Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)

You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.

Anonymous

Every ceiling, when reached, becomes a floor, upon which one walks as a matter of course and prescriptive right.

Aldous Huxley

Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me ?

Cinderella

My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.

Abraham Lincoln

The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.

Pierre Abelard