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The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.

Moliere

The greater the obstacle the more glory.

Moliere

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Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.

George F. Will

My definition of success is to live your life in a way that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain - and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel a lot more pleasure than they do pain.

Anthony Robbins

There is no education like adversity.

Disraeli

The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.

Benjamin Franklin

Virtuous and wise he was, but not severe , He still remember'd that he once was young.

John Armstrong

Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done.

Josh Billings

He who lends to the poor gets his interest from God.

German Proverb

Do or do not, there is no try.

Yoda

It is no use saying "we are doing our best". You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.

Winston Churchill

The ancestor of every action is a thought.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

One lie ruins a thousand truths.

Ghanaian Proverb

If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.

The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)

Nothing succeeds like success.

Proverb

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.

Henry David Thoreau

It is the marriage of the soul with Nature that makes the intellect fruitful, and gives birth to imagination.

Henry David Thoreau

In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action

Aristotle

The word courage comes from the same stem as the French word coeur, meaning ''heart''. Thus just as one's heart, by pumping blood to one's arms, legs, and brain enables all the other physical organs to function, so courage makes possible all the psychological virtues. Without courage other values whither away into mere facsimiles of virtue.

Rollo May

It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You can not make progress without making decisions.

Jim Rohn

If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.

Anonymous

The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.

Tim Blixseth Bono

The harder I work, the luckier I get.

Samuel Goldwyn

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

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.

Confucius

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

Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.

Mingjiao

In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.

John Churton Collins

No pain, No gain.

Unknown

We imagine that our mind in a mirror, that it is more or less accurately reflecting what is happening outside us. On the contrary, our mind itself is the principal element of creation. The world, while I am perceiving it, is being incessantly created for myself in time and space.

Rabindranath Tagore

The more you venture to live greatly, the more you will find within you what it takes to get on top of things and stay there.

Norman Vincent Peale

We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.

Anthony Robbins

is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.

Helen Keller

Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion

Aristotle

A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.

Edgar J. Mohn

I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.

Robert G. Ingersoll

Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.

Benjamin Disraeli

The day will come when, after harnessing space, the winds, the tides and gravitation, we shall harness for god the energies of love. And on that day, for the second time in the history of the world, we shall have discovered fire.

Thornton Wilder

You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.

Anonymous

First, believe in the world - that there is meaning behind everything.

Swami Vivekananda

Sooner or later the truth comes to light.

Dutch Proverb

Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it can not be seen or measured - yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more than any material possession ever could.

Barbara De Angelis

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

Unknown

Nothing is so strong as gentleness, and nothing is so gentle as true strength.

St. Francis De Sales

Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.

Margaret Thatcher

Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.

Voltaire

Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.

Robert H. Schuller

If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Lee Iacocca

Experience is the best teacher.

Proverb

One of the most tragic things I know about human nature is that all of us tend to put off living. We are all dreaming of some magical rose garden over the horizon- instead of enjoying the roses blooming outside our windows today.

Dale Carnegie

Anonymity is your friend. Hmmm.. If someone adds an item to this list without knowing who "Larry" is... Is this still a list of Larryisms?

Larry Smith

Life is the first gift, love is the second.

Marge Piercy

The battle is all over except the "shouting" when one knows what is wanted and has made up his mind to get it, whatever the price may be.

Napoleon Hill

There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.

Kahlil Gibran

Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.

Braveheart

An obstacle is often a stepping stone.

Prescott

Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.

Anonymous

You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.

William S. Burroughs

This world will always continue to be a mixture of good and evil. Our duty is to sympathize with the weak and to love even the wrongdoer.

Swami Vivekananda

If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.

Orville Wright

Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.

John Cotton Dana

For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.

William J. Bennett

Whoever is open, loyal, true ; of humane and affable demeanour, honourable himself, and in his judgement of others, faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man... .such a man is a true gentleman.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Age is an issue of mind over matter. If you don't mind, it doesn't matter.

Mark Twain

Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.

John Dryden

I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.

Elie Wiesel

Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr

Martha Friedman

I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among my people the greatest asset I possess, and the way to develop the best in a person is by appreciation and encouragement. I believe in giving people incentive to work. So I am anxious to praise but loath to find fault. I am hearty in my approbation and lavish in my praise.

Charles M. Schwab

Why don't you go outside and jerk yourself a soda ?

Virginia Hill, Bugsy (1991)

The main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.

Thomas Carlyle

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

Charles Morgan

Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.

Earl Nightingale

The great end of life is not knowledge but action.

Thomas Henry Huxley

There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.

Anonymous

Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.

Henry David Thoreau

Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes

Dennis Waitley

Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.

J. Petit Senn

I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.

Brian Tracy

The unexamined life is not worth living.

Socrates

Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , wisdom is humble that she knows no more.

William Cowper

We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.

Brigham Young

Great oaks from little acorns grow

Proverb

Whenever I get the energy to exercise, I sit down until it passes.

Anonymous

Pep without purpose is piffle.

Anonymous

If you face a delicate situation, don't go into it wearing your spurs or you'll rip it apart. Instead, dress for the occasion. Cloak yourself in diplomacy. Vest yourself with wisdom, and wear a smile.

Anne Mackay Thompson

There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he doesn't mind who gets the credit.

Robert Woodruff

With malice toward none, with charity for all.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Henry Ford

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

Aldous Huxley

The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.

Blaise Pascal

The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.

Arthur C. Clarke

It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

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

Marilyn Vos Savant

Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.

Dale E. Turner

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.

Helen Keller

Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose -- a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.

Mary Shelley

If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x ; y is play ; and z is keeping your mouth shut.

Albert Einstein

The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.

Dale Carnegie

Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.

Douglas Jerrold

The sun will come up tomorrow

Unknown