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Maureen Duffy

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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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Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.

Stephen Covey

Fortune favors the brave.

Publius Terence

Do what you love and the money will follow

Marsha Sinetar

Happiness is not having what you want, but wanting what you have.


You betcha !

Marge Gunderson, Fargo (1996)

The best proof of love is trust.

Joyce Brothers

Love is made by two people, in different kinds of solitude. It can be in a crowd, but in an oblivious crowd.

Louis Aragon

I arise from dreams of thee in the first sweet sleep of night, when the winds are breathing low, and the stars are shining bright.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.

Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)

The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials.


You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.

Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)

Let thy words be few.


Shane ! Shane ! Come back !

Joey Starrett, Shane (1953)

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


Find and use your passion, and you'll have a great career. Don't do it, you won't. It's as simple as that.

Larry Smith

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.


Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.


Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.

William Wordsworth

The sun will come up tomorrow


Keep the Faith.


We rob banks.

Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)

Everything you want is on the other side of fear.

Jack Canfield

Believe that the loose ball that you are chasing has your name on it.

Coach K

I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.

Abraham Lincoln

Leadership is much more an art, a belief, a condition of the heart, than a set of things to do. The visible signs of artful leadership are expressed, ultimately, in its practice.

Max DePree

The successful man is the average man, focused.


You can never be happy at the expense of the happiness of others.

Chinese Proverb

Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Power is not really good or bad , it is neutral. Power itself is not negative or positive, although our feelings about it may be. Power is the potential to influence others for good or evil, to be a blessing or a scourge. Like nuclear energy, it can provide the electricity to light a city, or it can fuel the bomb that destroys it.

Blaine Lee

Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.


There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. That little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.

W. Clement Stone

There is only one person who could ever make you happy, and that person is you.

David Burns

The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.

Josiah G. Holland

There is something inside all of us that yearns not for reason but for mystery, not for penetrating clear thought but for the whisperings of the irrational, not for science but for wizardry disguised as science, not for rationally founded influence but for magic.

Karl Jaspers

The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.

Arthur C. Clarke

Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.

Zig Ziglar

I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.

Henry David Thoreau

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

Don't ever give up.


He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.

Benjamin Franklin

I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.

Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)

My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.

Winston Churchill

Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.

Thomas J. Watson

Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own mind.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

We go together, Laurie. I don't know why. Maybe like guns and ammunition go together.

Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)

Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire -- you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.

Dennis Waitley

The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.

Cecil B. DeMille

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

If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.

Marie Osmond

We must all suffer one of two things : the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.

Jim Rohn

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.

Dalai Lama

Some people enter our lives and leave almost instantly. Others stay, and forge such an impression on our heart and soul, we are changed forever.


When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what ?

Sydney J. Harris

Love asks me no questions, and gives me endless support.

William Shakespeare

Only by contending with challenges that seem to be beyond your strength to handle at the moment you can grow more surely toward the stars.

Brian Tracy

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


The time is always right to do what is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Live with passion !

Anthony Robbins

The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.

William Osler

Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.

John Wicker

Where there is great love, there are always wishes.

Willa Cather

A bend in the road is not the end of the road unless you fail to make the turn.


I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,

Oscar Madison, F (1968)

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

Swami Vivekananda

I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it.

Jonathan Winters

They are able because they think they are able.


Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)

Love knows no bounds.


It's amazing, Molly. The love inside, you take it with you.

Sam Wheat, Ghost (1990)

I ain't so tough.

Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)

If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.

Khalil Gibran

The dedicated life is the life worth living. You must give with your whole heart.

Anne Dillard

You will become as small as your controlling desire ; as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

We didn't need dialogue. We had faces.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.


Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.

Douglas Jerrold

Among the things you can give and still keep are your word, a smile, and a grateful heart.

Zig Ziglar

The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.

Walter Bagehot

There's no crying in baseball !

Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)

You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have really lived, are the moments when you have done things in a spirit of love.

Henry Drummond

With malice toward none, with charity for all.

Abraham Lincoln

Dreams are the reality of tomorrow.

Dean Marshall

Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.

Thomas Edison

All-righty then !

Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)

Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconscious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character

Stephen Covey

Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind

Earl Nightingale

My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.

Albert Einstein

The point is that you can't be too greedy.

Donald Trump

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

Brian Andres

Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.

Richard Bach

From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.

Yiddish Proverb

You affect your subconscious mind by verbal repetition.

W. Clement Stone

In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.

Norman Vincent Peale

A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

Kahlil Gibran

If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.

Milton Berle

Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.

Abraham Lincoln

Love that is true never grows old.

Elben Bano

Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts

Albert Einstein

We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.

George Bernard Shaw