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The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.

Maureen Duffy

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Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.

Unknown

And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.

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If there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.

Albert Einstein

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.

I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.

The Shulamite

This is the true joy the being used for a purpose recognized as a might one.

George Bernard Shaw

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Lao Tzu

Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.

Norman Vincent Peale

Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them ?

Abraham Lincoln

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

Anonymous

I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.

John Davidson Rockefeller

In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.

Janos Arany

If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future.

Winston Churchill

Above all, beware of compromises. I do not mean that you are to get into antagonism with anybody, but you have to hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others "fads" through the greed of getting supporters.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Anonymous

You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.

Roger Smith

Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.

John Dryden

Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.

African Proverb

Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.

Jim Rohn

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

Albert Einstein

Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.

Indian Proverb

You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.

Zig Ziglar

The hottest love has the coldest end.

Socrates

We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.

Charles Kingsley

No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.

Aesop

If you can't do it today, what makes you think you can do it tomorrow.

Yusuf Tara

The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world. There is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.

George Catlin

I bet you can squeal like a pig.

Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)

Do first things first, and second things not at all.

Peter F. Drucker

Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.

Booker T. Washington

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

Stephen Covey

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

The outer forms of our lives can change in an instant, but the inner reorientation that brings us back into a vital relation to people and activity takes time.

William Bridges

If you build it, he will come.

Shoeless Joe Jackson, Field Of Dreams (1989)

If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.

Orville Wright

Who so loves believes the impossible.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.

Joan Jett

If you listen to your fears, you will die never knowing what a great person you might have been.

Robert H. Schuller

All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination

Earl Nightingale

I know you are, but what am I ?

Pee-Wee Herman, Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (1985)

The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Swami Vivekananda

A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.

Fried Green Tomatoes

The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.

Malcolm X

There are no gains without pains.

Adlai Stevenson

Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.

Art Linkletter

In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.

Mignon McLaughlin

This one step, choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.

Scott Reed

Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.

Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)

If a man does his best, what else is there ?

General George S. Patton

Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it

Unknown

The heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight. But they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.

Thomas S. Monson

Be loyal to people in their absence. Then watch how others begin having more faith and confidence in you, because they know you won't be talking about them behind their backs.

Stephen Covey

I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.

Winston Churchill

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

Mary Engelbreit

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

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.

Nicholas Sparks

Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.

Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)

The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl Buck

Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.

Dale Carnegie

What is life without the radiance of love.

Von Schiller

Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.

William Butler Yeats

Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.

Christy Borgeld

Pep without purpose is piffle.

Anonymous

One sure-fire way to stay creative force yourself to learn something new.

Harvey Mackay

One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never !

Winston Churchill

Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.

Deborah Whipp

We more frequently fail to face the right problem than fail to solve the problem we face.

Anonymous

Count your blessings.

Og Mandino

Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.

Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)

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

Felix Adler

Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !

President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)

The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.

Orlando Battista

If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.

Harvey Mackay

All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -

Walt Disney

Live out of your imagination, not your history.

Stephen Covey

Wisdom is knowing what to do next.

David Starr Jordan

I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.

Thomas Edison

Authentic leaders have absorbed the fundamental fact of existence -- that you can't get around life's inherent contradictions. The leadership mind is spacious. It has ample room for the ambiguities of the world, for conflicting feelings, and for contradictory ideas. I believe that the central leadership attribute is the ability to manage polarity.

Peter Koestenbaum

He who hesitates is lost.

Proverb

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

Nathaniel Hawthorne

I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.

Woody Allen

It is love alone that gives worth to all things.

Santa Teresa de Jesus

Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !

Ira Gershwin

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.

H.L. Mencken

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. Ambrose Redmoon Courage is the first of the human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all the others.

Winston Churchill

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Corneille

If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.

Lynda Barry

A bold onset is half the battle.

Giuseppe Garibaldi

Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.

Harvey Mackay

There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.

Dale Carnegie

People don't care how much you know, until they know how much you care.

Anonymous

The principles you live by create the world you live in ; if you change the principles you live by, you will change your world. -

Blaine Lee

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

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

Elbert Hubbard

It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.

Anatole France

The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.

C.S. Lewis

Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.

Albert Einstein

It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.

Winston Churchill