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Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.

Morrie Schwarz

Love is the only rational act.

Morrie Schwarz

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Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened.

Winston Churchill

There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.

General Douglas MacArthur

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

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

I'll meet you at the place near the thing where we went that time.

Aaron Altman, Broadcast News (1987)

There are two kinds of failures. The man who will do nothing he is told, and the man who will do nothing else.

Perle Thompson

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

Thomas Jefferson

Where there is great love, there are always wishes.

Willa Cather

Concentration of wealth and power has been built upon other people's money, other people's business, other people's labor. Under this concentration, independent business has been a menace to American society.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so, but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I love great music and art, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.

Thomas Edison

Education is not filling a bucket, but lighting a fire.

William Yeats

Rosebud.

Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)

The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.

Richard B. Sheridan

The best proof of love is trust.

Joyce Brothers

There are simply too many notes.

Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)

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

One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.

Napoleon Bonaparte

A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another.

Thomas Edison

You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

Anonymous

I never worry about action, but only about inaction.

Winston Churchill

Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell'em, Certainly I can ! - and get busy and find out how to do it

Theodore Roosevelt

Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.

Anonymous

A ship in harbor is safe -- but that is not what ships are for.

John A. Shedd

Play it, Sam. Play As Time Goes By.

Ilsa Laszlo, Casablanca (1942)

No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.

William E. Gladstone

If you're proactive, you don't have to wait for circumstances or other people to create perspective expanding experiences. You can consciously create your own.

Stephen Covey

All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.

Napoleon Hill

If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.

Bernard Haldane

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

They merit more praise who know how to suffer misery than those who temper themselves in contentment.

Pietro Aretino

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

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are two ways of meeting difficulties you alter the difficulties, or you alter yourself to meet them.

Phyllis Battome

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

Christy Borgeld

It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.

Judith Martin

No matter where you go, there you are.

Steven Wright

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

Be all you can be.

John C. Maxwell

Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.

Bette Davis

Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.

Stephen Covey

Come live in my heart and pay no rent.

Samuel Lover

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

Jim Rohn

My mama always said, life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.

Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

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

W. Clement Stone

The path to success is to take massive, determined action.

Anthony Robbins

How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.

Lou Holtz

What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.

Friedrich Nietzsche

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

Practice makes perfect.

Unknown

What do they think I am, dumb or something ? Why, I make more money than Calvin Coolidge ! Put together !

Lina Lamont, Singin (1952)

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

Scott Hayden

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

Fiddle-dee-dee.

Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)

In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.

Aristotle

Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.

Hope Floats

My friends are my estate.

Emily Dickinson

You can get everything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

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

Soren Kierkegaard

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire

Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.

David McCullough Reason

If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.

Romans 1218

The greatest humiliation in life is to work hard on something from which you expect appreciation, and then fail to get it.

Edgar Watson Howe

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

German Proverb

Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.

Rhett Butler

When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

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

Douglas Jerrold

I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed We hold these truths to be self-evident , that all men are created equal.

Martin Luther King Jr.

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.

Brian Tracy

If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, then we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it.

Paul "Bear" Bryant

The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.

Confucius

Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.

Charlie Brown

They call it a "Royale with Cheese".

Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)

The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.

Leonard Nimoy

Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.

Danny Kaye

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

You can be greater than anything that can happen to you.

Norman Vincent Peale

Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.

Swami Vivekananda

To love and be loved is to feel the sun from both sides.

David Viscott

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

David Wilkerson

I have learned that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.

W. Clement Stone

All love is sweet, given or returned.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

The beginning is the half of every action.

Greek Proverb

You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

If you're not sure where you're going, you'll probably end up somewhere else.

Anonymous

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on that 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.

Swami Vivekananda

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Keywood

Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in ; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day ; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.

Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is often a step forward.

Thomas Edison

Ideas attract money, time, talents, skills, energy and other complementary ideas that will bring them into reality.

Mark Victor Hansen

If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.

Lucy Larcom

Imitate until you emulate, match and surpass those who launched you. It's the highest form of thankfulness.

Mark Victor Hansen

The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.

Galatians 514

A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.

Jerome Cummings

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

The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.

David B. Allman

Faith can move mountains.

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