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For hope is but the dream of those that wake.

Matthew Prior

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Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.

Aristotle

Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Marilyn vos Savant

Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.

Unknown

Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

You learn as much from those who have failed as from those who have succeeded.

Michael Johnson

I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.

Albert Einstein

Where there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

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

Congolese Proverb

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

Opportunity does not knock ; it presents itself when you beat down the door. -

Kyle Chandler

The wisest mind has something yet to learn.

George Santayana

The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.

Plutarch

The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.

Cicero

When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.

Norman Vincent Peale

Be happy. It's one way of being wise.

Sidonie Gabrielle

Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.

Anonymous

All love is sweet, given or returned.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

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

The Joker, Batman (1989)

Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.

Samuel Smiles

Rough spots sharpen our performance. And more often than not, obstacles can be turned into advantages. You just can't let your disappointment get in the way.

Harvey Mackay

Wealth is the product of man's ability to think.

Ayn Rand

It is no use saying "we are doing our best". You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.

Winston Churchill

The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.

Albert Einstein

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

John Davidson Rockefeller

The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.

God, Oh God (1977)

Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.

Anonymous

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

Great minds have purposes others have wishes.

Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving

Love knows no bounds.

Unknown

We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.

Brian Andres

I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.

William Shakespeare

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

Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

Be bold, and mighty forces will come to your aid.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.

Winston Churchill

A ship is safe in harbor, but thats not what ships are for.

William Shedd

The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Abraham Lincoln

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

Unknown

The only time I really become discouraged is when I think of all the things I would like to do and the little time I have in which to do them.

Thomas Edison

The leader wonders about everything, wants to learn as much as he can, is willing to take risks, experiment, try new things. He does not worry about failure, but embraces errors, knowing he will learn from them.

Warren G. Bennis

Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.

Ernest Hemingway

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

Thomas Jefferson

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Equations are more important to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something for eternity.

Albert Einstein

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

Love is the only gold.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

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

Norman Vincent Peale

When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance.

Anonymous

There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.

Denis Waitley

Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.

Unknown

They can because they think they can.

Virgil

In essence, if we want to direct our lives, we must take control of our consistent actions. It's not what we do once in a while that shapes our lives, but what we do consistently.

Anthony Robbins

If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.

Peace Pilgrim

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.

John Quincy Adams

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

When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.

Buddhist Proverb

A short saying often contains much wisdom.

Sophocles

Don't fear, just live right.

Neal A. Maxwell

What is essential is invisible to the eyes.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability... . We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.

Thomas Edison

Opportunities are usually disguised as hard work, so most people don't recognize them.

Ann Landers

You see, it's never the environment ; it's never the events of our lives, but the meaning we attach to the events - how we interpret them - that shapes who we are today and who we'll become tomorrow. quotes

Brian Tracy

The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.

Martha Washington

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

Bond. James Bond.

James Bond, Dr No (1962)

Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

You can't expect people to look eye to eye with you if you are looking down on them.

Anonymous

A strong person and a waterfall always channel their own path.

Anonymous

Love may make the world go around, but it's laughter that keeps us from getting dizzy.

Donald Zochert

The only way to make sure people you agree with can speak is to support the rights of people you don't agree with.

Eleanor Holmes Norton

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

Voltaire

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.

Les Brown

I need him like the axe needs the turkey.

Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)

What is tolerance ? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error , let us pardon reciprocally each other's folly - that is the first law of nature.

Voltaire

Leaders are people who are able to express themselves fully, they know who they are, what their strengths and weaknesses are, and how to fully deploy their strengths and compensate for their weaknesses. They also know what they want, why they want it, and how to communicate what they want to others, in order to gain compensation and support. Finally, they know how to achieve their goals. The key to full self-expression is understanding one's self and the world, and the key to understanding is learning -- from one's own life and experience.

Warren Bennis

Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.

George F. Will

The person who will not stand for something will fall for anything.

Zig Ziglar

I become a waterwheel, turning and tasting you, as long as water moves.

Rumi

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

Stephen Covey

You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.

David Levesque

Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.

William Arthur Ward

The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so, but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.

Mother Theresa

Life is the flower for which love is the honey.

Victor Hugo

Let thy words be few.

Ecclesiastes

Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.

Kahil Gibran

The great end of life is not knowledge but action.

Thomas Henry Huxley

if you can't lift the corners, let the middle sag.

Anonymous

Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.

Al Franken

No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.

Robert Half

Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.

Chinese Proverb

Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.

Emmanuel Swedenborg

He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.

Charles F. Kettering

The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.

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