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All progress occurs because people dare to be different

Harry Milner

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Oprah Winfrey

They call it a "Royale with Cheese".

Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)

Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.

Hubert Bonner

To love is to place our happiness in the happiness of another.

Gottfried Wilhem Von Leibniz

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire

Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.

Dale Dauten

The harder I work, the luckier I get.

Samuel Goldwyn

I see dead people.

Cole Sear, The Sixth Sense (1999)

To live happily with other people, ask of them only what they can give.” Tristan Bernard

Tristan Bernard

I do not think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Anonymous

My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !

Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)

We didn't land on plymouth rock. Plymouth rock landed on us !

Malcolm X, Malcolm X (1992)

The earth is enjoyed by heroes, this is the unfailing truth. Be a hero. Always say, I have no fear.

Swami Vivekananda

As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea, so different tendencies, various though they appear, crooked or straight, all lead to god.

Swami Vivekananda

How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.

Paul Sweeney

What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.

Proverb

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

Oscar Wilde

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

The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.

Joe Paterno

If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.

Abraham Lincoln

I can change. I can live out my imagination instead of my memory. I can tie myself to my limitless potential instead of my limiting past.

Stephen Covey

Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

No fate is worse than a life without a love.

Mexican Proverb

Love is the only rational act.

Morrie Schwarz

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Anonymous

When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

Thomas Jefferson

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

Abraham Lincoln

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.

Robert Half

It takes a great deal of character strength to apologize quickly out of one's heart rather than out of pity. A person must possess himself and have a deep sense of security in fundamental principles and values in order to genuinely apologize.

Stephen Covey

The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.

Vince Lombardi

Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.

Jane Addams

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

Love is the whole and more than all.

E.E. Cummings

When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance. . . . Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.

Dennis Waitley

Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.

Harvey Mackay

Change comes from within.

Unknown

This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.

Robert Kincaid

Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.

Woodrow Wilson

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

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

Love is friendship set on fire.

Jeremy Taylor

Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win -- essential to success.

Napoleon Hill

The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.

Samuel Johnson

Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire.

William Butler Yeats

When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up

Jim Rohn

Father to a murdered son. Husband to a murdered wife. And I will have my vengeance, in this life or the next.

Maximus, Gladiator (2000)

Look, Daddy. Teacher says, Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.

Zuzu Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

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

Winston Churchill

Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.

Scott Hayden

First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe'' three times.

Norman Vincent Peale

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.

Helen Keller

Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.

Sherry Anderson

What is the use of living if it be not to strive for noble causes and to make this muddled world a better place for those who will live in it after we are gone.

Winston Churchill

It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.

Dennis Waitley

Those who wish to sing, always find a song.

Swedish Proverb

It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.

Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

Seek first to understand and then to be understood.

Steven Covey

There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.

Henry Ford

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

We are responsible for what we are, and whatever we wish ourselves to be, we have the power to make ourselves. If what we are now has been the result of our own past actions, it certainly follows that whatever we wish to be in the future can be produced by our present actions, so we have to know how to act.

Swami Vivekananda

Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.

Thomas Edison

Unfortunately, most of the students in martial art are conformers. The student seldom learns to depend upon himself for expression. Instead, he faithfully or blindly follows an instructor, the authority figure, and his instructor's imposed pattern. That way, the student feels he is no longer alone and finds security in mass imitation. However, what is nurtured is the dependent mind rather than independent inquiry, which is so essential to genuine understanding. So through daily conditioning a student will probably be skilled according to a pattern, however, he will not come to understand himself.

Bruce Lee

None are homely who smile.

Robert Half

If anything is worth trying at all, it's worth trying at least ten times.

Dean Marshall Art Linkletter

Believe it is possible to solve your problem. Tremendous things happen to the believer. So believe the answer will come. It will.

Norman Vincent Peale

The greatest sin is to think yourself weak.

Swami Vivekananda

Do we not all agree to call rapid thought and noble impulse by the name of inspiration ?

George Eliot

Courage is a moral quality , it is not a chance gift of nature like an aptitude for games. It is a cold choice between two alternatives, the fixed resolve not to quit , an act of renunciation which must be made not once but many times by the power of the will. Courage is will power.

Lord Moran

Great oaks from little acorns grow

Proverb

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.

Norman Vincent Peale

Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.

Dennis Waitley

I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.

Alice Walker

I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.

G. K. Chesterton

If parents pass enthusiasm along to their children, they will leave them an estate of incalculable value.

Thomas Edison

Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.

Anonymous

As you live your values, your sense of identity, integrity, control, and inner-directedness will infuse you with both exhilaration and peace. You will define yourself from within, rather than by people's opinions or by comparisons to others.

Stephen Covey

There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.

Jean Anouilh

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

Look at the weaknesses of others with compassion, not accusation. It's not what they're not doing or should be doing that's the issue. The issue is your own chosen response to the situation and what you should be doing. If you start to think the problem is "out there", stop yourself. That thought is the problem.

Stephen Covey

The only abnormality is the incapacity to love.

Anais Nin

If not us, who, if not now, when ?

Unknown

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

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

Gordon Korman

You can not step twice into the same river, for other waters are continually flowing on.

Heraclitus

Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.

Albert Einstein

The oneness of human beings is the basic ethical thread that holds us together.

Muhammad Yunus

Our love is here to stay.

Ira Gershwin

There are many who's tongues might govern multitudes, if they could govern their tongues.

Prentice

There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.

Robert Half

Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.

Dale Carnegie

Nothing gives one person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances.

Thomas Jefferson

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert H. Schuller

Would you like to come in ?

Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Peter F. Drucker