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It is not the job of the general to be winning. It is his job to win.

Nancy Banks-Smith

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Get away from her, you bitch !

Ripley, Aliens (1986)

The bonds of matrimony are like any other bonds, they mature slowly.

Peter De Vries

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

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

Martha Friedman

By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Marriage is a door which looks out upon a beautiful view. As that door is opened and the horizon unfolds before you, know that nothing is sweeter than the warmth of one hand within another.

Collin McCarty

That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.

Rumi

Stand upon the self, only then can we truly love the world. Take a very high stand, knowing our universal nature, we must look with perfect calmness upon all the panorama of the world.

Swami Vivekananda

It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Emily Bronte

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.

Benjamin Disraeli

Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.

Soloman

Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.

Margaret Thatcher

In the eyes of a lover pockmarks are dimples.

Japanese Proverb

A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.

Francis Bacon

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)

To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.

Bruce Lee

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.

Swami Vivekananda

If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet.

Isaac B. Singer

Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.

Bernice Johnson Reagon

Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.

Joan Crawford

When people are like each other they tend to like each other.

Anthony Robbins

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

W. Clement Stone

Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.

Anonymous

For Love is Immortality.

Emily Dickinson

You know, Billy. We blew it.

Wyatt, Easy Rider (1969)

He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?

Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)

Perfect love can not be without equality.

Scottish Proverb

Luck is when opportunity knocks, and you answer.

Anonymous

The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world. There is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.

George Catlin

There is always room for those who can be relied upon to delivery the goods when they say they will.

Napoleon Hill

To be in love is merely to be in a state of perpetual anesthesia. To mistake an ordinary young man for a greek god or an ordinary young woman for a goddess.

H.L. Mencken

Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.

Zig Ziglar

A time comes when you need to stop waiting for the man you want to become and start being the man you want to be.

Bruce Springsteen

The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".

Norman Vincent Peale

The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.

Thomas Paine

I always try to turn my personal struggles into something helpful for others.

Henri Nouwen

Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.

Robert H. Schuller

And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.

Colossians 315

Oh, Moses, Moses, you stubborn, splendid, adorable fool !

Nefretiri, The Ten Commandments (1956)

The greatest sin is to think yourself weak.

Swami Vivekananda

Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.

Somerset Maugham

Must you flirt ?

Ninotchka, Leon (1939)

There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.

Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)

All of the subjects that I've chosen have had to do with isolation. ... The whole idea of [people] gathering ... doesn't really appeal to me.

Glenn Gould

Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.

J. Robert Oppenheimer

As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.

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

One can spend a lifetime assigning blame, find the cause 'out there' for all the troubles that exist. Contrast this with the 'responsible attitude' of confronting the situation, bad or good, and instead of asking, 'What caused the trouble ? Who was to blame ?' asking 'How can I handle this present situation to make the most of it ? What can I salvage here ?'

Abraham Maslow

Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

Why should a man be moral ? Because this strengthens his will.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.

Gabonese Proverb

Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi

Be happy. It's one way of being wise.

Sidonie Gabrielle

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

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The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl Buck

As if !

Cher Horwitz, Clueless (1995)

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

Anonymous

Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.

Abraham Lincoln

The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.

Anthony Robbins

Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.

Henri Frederic Amiel

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

To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !

Katherine Graham

We didn't need dialogue. We had faces.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

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

Zig Ziglar

Losers visualize the penalties of failure. Winners visualize the rewards of success.

Unknown

Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.

Swami Vivekananda

You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

Abraham Lincoln

While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.

Hasidic Proverb

Love is like a mustard seed, planted by god and watered by men.

Muda Saint Michael

It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you often get it.

W. Somerset Manghan

Life is what you make it.

Unknown

You cannot live without dying. You cannot live if you do not die psychologically every minute. This is not an intellectual paradox. To live completely, wholly, every day as if it were a new loveliness, there must be dying to everything of yesterday, otherwise you live mechanically, and a mechanical mind can never know what love is or what freedom is.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Therefore do not worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will worry about its own things. Sufficient for the day is its own trouble.

Matthew 6: 34

When we place blame, we give away our power.

Greg Anderson

Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.

William Feather

One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.

Steve Martin

It's hard to believe that you haven't had sex for two hundred years.

Luna Schlosser, Miles Monroe (1973)

After every happiness comes misery, they may be far apart or near. The more advanced the soul, the more quickly does one follow the other. What we want is neither happiness nor misery. Both make us forget our true nature, both are chains -- one iron, one gold , behind both is the Atman, who knows neither happiness nor misery. These are states, and states must ever change , but the nature of the atman is bliss, peace, unchanging. We have not to get it, we have it, only wash away the dross and see it.

Swami Vivekananda

One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.

Sophocles

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.

Indira Gandhi

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

Anonymous

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Eleanor Roosevelt

You're gonna need a bigger boat.

Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)

Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.

Earl Nightingale

The only true gift is a portion of yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.

Anonymous

if one is unable to assert oneself, one is unable to participate in a genuine relationship.

Rollo May

The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.

Dale E. Turner

Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression, in order that every man present his views without penalty, there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.

Albert Einstein

If you don't like something, change it, if you can't change it, change your attitude.

Maya Angelou

You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence is not an event - it is a habit.

Aristotle

We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way.

Earl Nightingale