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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

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We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.

Anthony Robbins

Love, two minds without a single thought.

Philip Barry

Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.

George Herbert

Forget about it.

Donnie Brasco, Donnie Brasco (1997)

Science may have found a cure for most evils , but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.

Helen Keller

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Love is most nearly itself when here and now cease to matter.

T.S. Eliot

Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.

Harvey Mackay

Success is never wondering what if.

Karrie Huffman

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

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.

Arnold Glasgow

Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.

Brian Tracy

To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.

Francois Mauriac

There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.

Anonymous

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

Charles A. Lindbergh

We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.

Lee Iacocca

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

Robert Frost

Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.

Thomas Edison

Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass!

Paul J. Meyer

A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you have n't truly decided.

Anthony Robbins

They can because they think they can.

Virgil

Love like you'll never be hurt.

William Purkey

We only love truly once. It is the first time and succeeding passions are less uncontrolled.

Du Coeur

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Love works in miracles every day, such as weakening the strong, and stretching the weak , making fools of the wise, and wise men of fools , favoring the passions, destroying reason, and in a word, turning everything topsy-turvy.

Marguerite De Valois

Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.

Corinthians

Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it

Dennis P. Kimbro

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.

Publilius Syrus

Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.

Thomas Carlyle

Talent is formed in solitude, character in the bustle of the world.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Here's looking at you, kid.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

Love talked about can be easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible.

W. Stanley Mooneyham

Many of life's failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

There are two things to aim at in life, first, to get what you want, and after that to to enjoy it.

Logan Pearsall Smith

Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Seneca

Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.

Bette Davis

Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''

Robert H. Schuller

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

David Burns

It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.

Margaret Thatcher

Love is the only gold.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.

Alfred Adler

Begin with the end in mind.

Stephen Covey

Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.

Og Mandino

No matter where you go, there you are.

Steven Wright

Success is predictable.

Brian Tracy

How you react when the joke's on you can reveal your character.

Robert Half

What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

He who stops being better stops being good.

Oliver Cromwell

Pay no attention to what the critics say , no statue has ever been erected to a critic.

Jean Sibelius

Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.

Anonymous

Never seek to tell thy love. Love that never told can be, for the gentle wind does move silently, invisibly.

William Blake

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

Zig Ziglar

Joy is not in things, it is in us.

Richard Wagner

Let him that would move the world first move himself.

Socrates

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

George Bernard Shaw

Every achiever I have ever met says, My life turned around when I began to believe in me.

Robert H. Schuller

The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.

Anonymous

I didn't have time to hire half my coaching staff. I didn't know any of the players by sight, but somehow we got through spring ball with the help of a couple of graduate assistants.

Larry Smith

If I know what love is, it is because of you.

Hermann Hesse

He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.

Unknown

The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results.

Anthony Robbins

The ladder of success is never crowded at the top.

Napoleon Hill

Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.

Burton Hills

Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.

Swami Vivekananda

First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.

Denis Healey

Hi-Yo, Silver !

The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)

There is no education like adversity.

Disraeli

When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.

Buddhist Proverb

Don't fall victim to your own melodrama. Keep things in perspective. The odds are that your problem is solvable. Address the solution and don't dwell on the problem to the point at which it paralyzes you.

Harvey Mackay

We are made for loving. If we don't love, we will be like plants without water.

Desmond Tutu

If you love someone, set them free.

Sting

Gobble gobble, gobble gobble. We accept her. One of us, one of us.

Freaks, Freaks (1932)

None of us will every accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.

Lao Tzu

Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.

Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)

Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.

Morrie Schwarz

Life is the flower for which love is the honey.

Victor Hugo

When it comes to giving, some people stop at nothing.

Anonymous

Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.

Afghan Proverb

Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.

Hedy Lamarr

Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.

Zig Ziglar

The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.

Zen Proverb

People come into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime.

Unknown

Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness , it is generally the by- product of other activities.

Aldous Huxley

No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.

William E. Gladstone

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

Thomas Dewar

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

Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.

Seneca

We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.

Earl Nightingale

Being defeated is often a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent.

Marilyn Vos Savant

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.

Robert H. Schuller

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

Deborah Whipp

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Edward Young

It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has.

Henry Ward Beecher

The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.

Cornelius Nepos

A lawyer dies and goes to hell. The devil says he'll make a deal with him. He can go to heaven if he gives up the souls of his wife and two kids. 'Sure' says the lawyer, 'but what's the catch ? '

Unknown

There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.

William Shakespeare

The hottest love has the coldest end.

Socrates