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Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.

English Proverb

The dove is my emblem. I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it. I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.

Thomas Edison

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

Henry Ward Beecher

Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled.

Henry David Thoreau

Your attitude determines your altitude.

Zig Ziglar

Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.

Zig Ziglar

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

Anonymous

Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

Attitude determines altitude.

Anonymous

The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.

Saudi Arabian Proverb

Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.

Cathy Carlyle

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.

Plato

Yesterday ended last night. Every day is a new beginning. Learn the skill of forgetting. And move on.

Norman Vincent Peale

From what we get, we can make a living, what we give, however makes a life.

Arthur Ashe

Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.

Vince Lombardi

In the long run, we only hit what we aim at.

Henry David Thoreau

He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.

Solon

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.

Goethe

One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, 'Well, I'll have a go, too.'

Margaret Thatcher

Always do the right thing.

Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)

Be of love a little more careful than of anything.

E.E. Cummings

What is essential is invisible to the eyes.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

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 do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?

Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)

A woman who is loved always has success.

Vicki Baum

There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.

William Wordsworth

Knowing means to penetrate through the surface, in order to arrive at the roots, and hence the causes, knowing means to "see" reality in its nakedness. Knowing does not mean to be in the possession of the truth , it means to penetrate the surface and to strive critically and actively in order to approach truth ever more closely.

Erich Fromm

To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.

Anthony Pagano

One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.

Helen Keller

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

Arnold Glasgow

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.

Will Rogers

You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.

Sam Keen

There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living.

David Starr Jordan

Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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

All of the most successful human beings I've know were inwardly at war with themselves. Their turmoil was at least as great as our own, and sometimes greater. What distinguished these leaders was not some inner peace but rather how they had learned to organize their lives around a noble ambition and to focus on it.

Walter Anderson

Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.

Unknown

And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

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

When god closes a door, he opens a window.

Unknown

Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.

Gieselle C. Viera

Give all to love.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.

Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)

There are few people who can manage more than their own business.

Martha Washington

We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.

Brian Tracy

A life lived with integrity -- even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.

Dennis Waitley

We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.

Samuel Butler

True love can not be found where it truly does not exist, Nor can it be hidden where it truly does.

Anonymous

The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.

Ken Robbins

I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.

John Stuart Mill

What ever you are be a good one.

Abraham Lincoln

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

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

Unknown

Of course it's the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.

Margaret Thatcher

This is a great fact : strength is life, weakness is death. Strength is felicity, life eternal, immortal , weakness is constant strain and misery, weakness is death.

Swami Vivekananda

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William Arthur Ward

Our inventions are wont to be pretty toys, which distract our attention from serious things. They are but improved means to an unimproved end, an end which was already but too easy to arrive at

Henry David Thoreau

Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.

Stephen Covey

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

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

Practice loving people. It is true that this requires effort and continued practice, for some are not very lovable, or so it seems - with emphasis on "seems". Every person has lovable qualities when you really learn to know him.

Norman Vincent Peale

Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.

Mingjiao

All power is within you. You can do anything and everything. Believe in that. Do not believe that you are weak, do not believe that you are half-crazy lunatics, as most of us do nowadays. Stand up and express the divinity within you. Truth is eternal.

Swami Vivekananda

The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.

Jacques Benigne Bossuel

Patience and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.

Chinese Proverb

When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.

Anonymous

Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.

Guillaume Apollinaire

The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step

Lao Tse

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

Dale Carnegie

Remember, there is no situation so completely hopeless that something constructive can not be done about it. When faced with a minus, ask yourself what you can do to make it a plus. A person practicing this attitude will extract undreamed-of outcomes from the most unpromising situations. Realize that there are no hopeless situations, there are only people who take hopeless attitudes.

Norman Vincent Peale

Hasta la vista, baby. :

The Terminator, Terminator Judgment Day (1991)

You are never a loser until you quit trying.

Mike Ditka

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

Anonymous

Love is like a piece of art work, even the smallest bit can be so beautiful.

Stacie Cunningham

Live Simply, Laugh Often, Love Deeply.

Unknown

Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.

Elinor Glyn

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

Anatole France

I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.

David O. McKay

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Keywood

As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.

Albert Einstein

Flops are a part of life's menu and I've never been a girl to miss out on any of the courses.

Rosalind Russell

Nothing succeeds like success.

Proverb

The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

Hi, Curly, kill anyone today ?

Mitch Robbins, Curly (1991)

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.

Marianne Williamson

Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from weak minds.

Albert Einstein

Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.

Marilyn vos Savant

The grand essentials of happiness are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.

Allan K. Chalmers

Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience.

Dale Carnegie

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.

Unknown

The hero is no braver than the ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Anonymous

I think it pisses god off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it.

Shug, The Color Purple (1985)

Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !

Ira Gershwin

When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.

Norman Vincent Peale

Love that is true never grows old.

Elben Bano

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