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Joy is the feeling of grinning inside.

Melba Colgrove

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Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

George Bernard Shaw

Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.

Samantha Juarez

If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''

Dale Dauten

The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.

Norman Vincent Peale

After all is said and done, there is usually more said than done.

Anonymous

You owe me nothing for giving the love that I give. You owe me nothing for caring the way that I have. I give you thanks for receiving , it's my privilege, and you owe me nothing in return.

Alanis Morrissette

Nothing succeeds like success.

Proverb

Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig

Mark Twain

We do what we must, and call it by the best names.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.

Bob Dylan

Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.

Jim Rohn

Life can only be understood backwards , but it must be lived forwards.

Soren Kierkegaard

An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast, a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.

Buddha

It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.

William Carlos Williams

You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.

Napoleon Hill

A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.

Victor Hugo

By doing well the duty which is nearest to us, the duty which is in our hands, we make ourselves stronger.

Swami Vivekananda

Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior.

John Churton Collins

The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success.

Henry Ward Beecher

Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow. Don't walk behind me, I may not lead. Walk beside me and be my friend.

Albert Camus

Want to learn to eat a lot ? Here it is : Eat a little. That way, you will be around long enough to eat a lot.

Anthony Robbins

Love is not blind. It sees more and not less, but because it sees more it is willing to see less.

Will Moss

Perspective is in the quiet of a walk, the wisdom of a good book, or the harmony of your favorite music. I find it sometimes in the slow peace of fishing.

Michael Johnson

Cause Change & Lead. Accept Change & Survive. Resist Change & Die.

Ray Norda

Nothing ventured, nothing gained.

Unknown

Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more.

Anthony Robbins

The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.

Oscar Wilde

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

Unknown

We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.

Winston Churchill

Love the giver more than the gift.

Brigham Young

Sharing is the essence of teaching. It is, I have come to believe, the essence of civilizationWithout it, the imagination is but the echo of the self, trapped in a soundproof chamber, reverberating upon itself until it is spent in exhaustion or futility.

Bill Moyers

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

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

Winston Churchill

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.

Swami Vivekananda

He must have a truly romantic nature, for he weeps when there is nothing at all to weep about.

Oscar Wilde

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

George Bernard Shaw

Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.

Anonymous

Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.

Harvey Mackay

I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.

Woody Allen

When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.

When Harry Met Sally

The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.

Anonymous

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.

Henry David Thoreau

The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.

Vince Lombardi

Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.

James Baldwin

Only passions, great passions, can elevate the soul to great things.

Denis Diderot

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

John Quincy Adams

I ain't so tough.

Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)

All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.

Swami Vivekananda

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

William Blake

Vision doesn't usually come as a lightening bolt. Rather it comes as a slow crystallization of life challenges that we one day recognize as a beautiful diamond with great value to ourselves and others.

Michael Norwood

Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.

Thomas Henry Huxley

You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this ? And radio operates exactly the same way : you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.

Albert Einstein

Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.

William Feather

The best things in life are free.

Unknown

Love is like playing the piano. First you must learn to play by the rules, then you must forget the rules and play from your heart.

Anonymous

Life is a great story. It's just that sometimes we forget we are the author and can write it however we want.

John P. Strelecky

You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.

Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)

Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. It is not something to be waited for, but rather something to be achieved.

William Jennings Bryan

You affect your subconscious mind by verbal repetition.

W. Clement Stone

There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps.

Peter A. Cohen

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

A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.

Forest Witcraft

Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.

Kahlil Gibran

Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become character.Watch your character, it becomes your destiny.

Frank Outlaw

Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.

Mary Anne Radmacher

The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.

Thomas J. Watson

Never live in the past but always learn from it.

Anonymous

Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.

Alan Watts

We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.

Gerald J. Simmons

I have seen too much of the vanity of human affairs, to expect felicity from the splendid scenes of public life.

Martha Washington

Follow your dreams.

Unknown

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.

Robert Frost

The stuff that dreams are made of.

Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)

You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.

Dennis Waitley

No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.

James Baldwin

It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.

John Nesvig

Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.

David Wilkerson

There is only one way to happiness, and that is to cease worrying things which are beyond the power of our will.

Epictetus

This life is a hard fact, work your way through it boldly, though it may be adamantine, no matter, the soul is stronger. I have seen in life those who are overcautious about themselves fall into dangers at every step, those who are afraid of losing honor and respect, get only disgrace, and those who are always afraid of loss, always lose.

Swami Vivekananda

Every leader needs to have experienced and grown through following -- learning to be dedicated, observant, capable of working with and learning from others, never servile, always truthful. Having located these qualities in himself, he can encourage them in others.

Warren G. Bennis

Cushion the painful effects of hard blows by keeping the enthusiasm going strong, even if doing so requires struggle.

Norman Vincent Peale

The course of true love never did run smooth.

Shakespeare

The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.

David O. McKay

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

Swami Vivekananda

When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word 'succeed', you find it simply means to follow through.

F.W. Nichol

When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.

Zig Ziglar

It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.

Richard Bach

Honesty is the best image.

Tom Wilson

Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.

Gordon Korman

Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.

Swami Sivananda

Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.

Bruce Barton

Growth and change are never easy... If it were easy, you would have done it long ago.

Lawrence LeShan

From his neck down a man is worth a couple of dollars a day, from his neck up he is worth anything that his brain can produce.

Thomas Edison

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

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Thomas Edison