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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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Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.

Felix Adler

Always bear in mind, that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.

Abraham Lincoln

Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves.

Albert Einstein

Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.

Charles Reade

I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told.

Dale Carnegie

Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.

Oscar Wilde

Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.

Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)

Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.

Mary Kay Ash

I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved

Helen Keller

My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.

Albert Einstein

Love is like playing the piano. First you must learn to play by the rules, then you must forget the rules and play from your heart.

Anonymous

People who exercise their embryonic freedom day after day, little by little, expand that freedom. People who do not will find that it withers until they are literally 'being lived'. They are acting out scripts written by parents, associates and society.

Stephen Covey

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

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.

Hugh Downs

But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.

William Shakespeare

He who has great power should use it lightly.

Seneca

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. Ambrose Redmoon Courage is the first of the human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all the others.

Winston Churchill

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The old religions said that he was an atheist who did not believe in god. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.

Swami Vivekananda

Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.

Larry Scherwitz

Obstacles are great incentives.

Jules Michelet

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

John Churton Collins

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

Soren Kierkegaard

The way we see the problem is the problem.

Stephen Covey

Success is achieved by those who try and keep trying with a positive mental attitude.

W. Clement Stone

Look at every situation as if you were in the future and you were looking back on it.

General Peter Schoomaker

Love is a ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.

Lord Drewar

Live out of your imagination, not your history.

Stephen Covey

The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.

Anita Brookner

To wear your heart on your sleeve isn't a very good plan, you should wear it inside, where it functions best.

Margaret Thatcher

Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.

H. Jackson Brown

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

Dean Marshall Art Linkletter

The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is everything if you want to succeed in business or in anything else, for that matter.

Lee Iacocca

There are never enough I Love You's.

Lenny Bruce

Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.

J. Stephen

You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.

Unknown

If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.

Brian Tracy

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

Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.

Robert H. Schuller

Whatever our souls are made up, his and mine are the same.

Emily Bronte

I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.

Epictetus

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

Helen Keller

Your voice makes me tremble inside and your smile is an invitation for my imagination to go wild.

Anonymous

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

Anonymous

The potential of the average person is like a huge ocean unsailed, a new continent unexplored, a world of possibilities waiting to be released and channeled toward some great good.

Brian Tracy

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

One rule of action more important than all others is consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.

Calvin Coolidge

When I give a minister an order, I leave it to him to find the means to carry it out.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.

Leo Rosten

The more credit you give away, the more will come back to you. The more you help others, the more they will want to help you.

Brian Tracy

Somebody stop me !

Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)

You sing-a high.

Baravelli, Connie Bailey (1932)

Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.

Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)

We conceal it from ourselves in vain, we must always love something. In those matters seemingly removed from love, the feeling is secretly to be found, and man can not possibly live for a moment without it.

Blaise Pascal

Came but for friendship, and took away love.

Thomas Moore

The outer forms of our lives can change in an instant, but the inner reorientation that brings us back into a vital relation to people and activity takes time.

William Bridges

Today... maybe I can take one step on that profoundly complex path to peace.

Mary Anne Radmacher

Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.

Phyllis Diller

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo Buscaglia

If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.

Thomas Moore

We are made for loving. If we don't love, we will be like plants without water.

Desmond Tutu

Love is a moment that lasts forever.

Julie Wittey

People with many interests live, not only longest, but happiest.

George Matthew Allen

Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.

Henry Ford

The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.

Anonymous

You must motivate yourself every day.

Matthew Stasior

Changes in life are not only possible and predictable, but to deny them is to be an accomplice to one's own unnecessary vegetation.

Gail Sheehy

There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.

Zig Ziglar

Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.

Bruce Lee

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

Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)

Someday when I grow up, finish school and get a job, I'll start living my life the way I want someday after the mortgage is paid off, the finances are on track and the kids are grown up, I'll drive that new car and take exciting trips abroad someday, now that I'm 9 about to retire, I'll buy that beautiful motor home and travel across this great country, and see all there is to see someday.

Ed Foreman

You must think of failure and defeat as the spring boards to new achievements, and to the next level of accomplishment.

Les Brown

Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.

Henry Ford

You only get out what you put in.

Unknown

He that would be a leader must be a bridge.

Welsh Proverb

We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.

Stephen Covey

Nobody puts baby in a corner.

Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)

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

Brian Tracy

Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.

D.H. Lawrence

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.

Albert Einstein

Well, nobody's perfect.

Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)

They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom !

William Wallace, Braveheart (1995)

Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.

Laertius Diogenes

The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it

Colin Wilson

He who risks and fails can be forgiven. He who never risks and never fails is a failure in his whole being.

Paul Tillich

A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.

Winston Churchill

The unexamined life is not worth living.

Socrates

No man can stand on top because he is put there.

H. H. Vreeland

Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own mind.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Who, being loved, is poor ?

Oscar Wilde

The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.

Thomas Jefferson

Your talent is god's gift to you.

Leo Buscaglia

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

Winston Churchill

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