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If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.

Milton Berle

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Some of us have great runways already built for us. If you have one, take off. But if you don't have one, realize it is your responsibility to grab a shovel and build one for yourself and for those who will follow after you.

Amelia Earhart

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

Yiddish Proverb

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Never giving up and pushing forward will unlock all the potential we are capable of.

Christy Borgeld

Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.

Dan Stanford

I'm going to take a bath.

Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)

Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.

Unknown

Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.

George Santayana

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going!

Jim Ryun

Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.

Unknown

Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.

Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)

He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.

Ursula K. Le Guin

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

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

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

George Bernard Shaw

Desire can be eradicated from the roots by firmly imbibing the four attributes of : Jnan, Atmanishtha, Vairagya, and the full fledged devotion to god. Faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers.

Swami Vivekananda

What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Love is a hole in the heart.

Ben Hecht

Don't mess with the bull, young man. You'll get the horns !

Principal Richard Vernon, The Breakfast Club (1985)

You really can change the world if you care enough.

Marion Wright Edelman

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

Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)

Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.

Edmund Spenser

Mama says, Stupid is as stupid does.

Young Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.

Anonymous

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work

Thomas Edison

Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.

Theodore Isaac Rubin

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

Anything is possible.

Unknown

If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.

Gail Sheehy

Life must be lived on a higher plane. We must go up to a higher platform, to which we are always invited to ascend, there, the whole aspect of things changes.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.

Publilius Syrus

Am I motivated by what I really want out of life or am I mass-motivated ?

Earl Nightingale

Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !

Jerry, Some Like It Hot (1959)

The most interesting thing about a postage stamp is the persistence with which it sticks to its job.

Napoleon Hill

Success isn't magic or hocus-pocus, it's simply learning to focus.

Unattributed

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

James Allen

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

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

What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.

Alexander Graham Bell

Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

Where there is great love, there are always wishes.

Willa Cather

"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.

George P. Burnham

Love is the only sane and satisfactory answer to the problem of human existence.

Erich Fromm

Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.

Stephen Covey

A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.

Albert Einstein

Where there's life, there's hope.

Terence

I want to be alone.

Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)

Thank god, it is over, that I have seen it and am able to tell it to the world.

George Catlin

The illiterate of the century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.

Alvin Toffler

Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.

Duffy, Chinatown (1974)

It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.

Anthony Robbins

To be a great leader and so always master of the situation, one must of necessity have been a great thinker in action. An eagle was never yet hatched from a goose's egg.

James Thomas

How we spend our days is of course how we spend our lives.

Annie Dillard

Ideals are like stars, you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny.

Carl Schurz

Lives of great men all remind us we can make our lives sublime, and, departing, leave behind us footprints in the sands of time.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

In any world menu, Canada must be considered the vichyssoise of nations – it's cold, half-French, and difficult to stir.

J. Stuart Keate

Motivation is like food for the brain. You can not get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular refills.

Peter Davies

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)

How many doctors does it take to screw in a light bulb ? That depends on whether it has medical insurance.

Unknown

Love is a butterfly, which when pursued is just beyond your grasp, but if you will sit down quietly it may alight upon you.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.

Golda Meir

Some minds are like concrete, all mixed up and permanently set.

Anonymous

Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.

Dennis Waitley

There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.

Nelson Mandela

Don't water your weeds.

Harvey Mackay

Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.

Dante

Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities, they will never come.

Janet Erskine Stuart

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

Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.

George S. Patton

Love is a many splendered thing.

Nat King Cole

Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.

Mother Theresa

Love - the feeling - is a fruit of love, the verb.

Stephen Covey

Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.

Zig Ziglar

The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.

Jean Piaget

What is essential is invisible to the eyes.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.

Ingrid Bergman

In the eyes of a lover pockmarks are dimples.

Japanese Proverb

Love is perfect kindness

Joseph Campbell

If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse

Unknown

Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.

Swami Vivekananda

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.

Dale Carnegie

No wire hangers, ever !

Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest (1981)

If you wanna call me that, smile.

The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)

Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.

Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)

Love is friendship set to music

E. Joseph Cossman

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask.

W. Clement Stone

Sooner or later the truth comes to light.

Dutch Proverb

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

Henry Ford

I wouldn't give you two cents for all your fancy rules if, behind them, they didn't have a little bit of plain, ordinary, everyday kindness and a little looking out for the other fella, too.

Jefferson Smith, Mr. Smith Goes To Washington (1939)

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

A boy's best friend is his mother.

Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)

Every human heart is human.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?

Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)

If to do good were easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men's cottages princes' palaces.

William Shakespeare

You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes

Zig Ziglar

Truth fears no questions.

Unattributed

To go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see every day, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.

Theodore H. White

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

Sydney J. Harris