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Great minds have purposes others have wishes.

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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

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

Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.

Mark Victor Hansen

A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.

Anonymous

Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

Abraham Lincoln

I don't know nothin 'bout birthin' babies.

Prissy, Gone With The Wind (1939)

When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.

Zig Ziglar

Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.

Carol Burnett

The buck stops here.

Harry Truman

Life is what you make it.

Unknown

A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.

Confucius

There is no luck except where there is discipline.

Irish Proverb

Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.

Robert F. Kennedy

Love those who love you.

Voltaire

Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!

Larry the Cable Guy

It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.

Jerry Greenfield

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

W. Clement Stone

Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.

Indian Proverb

The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.

Ken Robbins

I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.

Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)

I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

Fortune favors the brave.

Publius Terence

Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.

John Davidson Rockefeller

Without a general an army is lost.

Greek Proverb

The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.

Napoleon Hill

One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.

John Gardner

Sometimes your nearness takes my breath away , and all the things I want to say can find no voice. Then, in silence, I can only hope my eyes will speak my heart.

Robert Sexton

I love you for what you are, but I love you yet more for what you are going to be. I love you not so much for your realities as for your ideals. I pray for your desires that they may be great, rather than for your satisfactions, which may be so hazardously little. You are going forward toward something great. I am on the way with you, and therefore I love you.

Carl Sandburg

When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.

Helen Keller

My friends are my estate.

Emily Dickinson

Ideas become powerful only if they appear in the flesh , an idea which does not lead to action by the individual and by groups remains at best a paragraph or a footnote in a book -- provided the idea is original and relevant. It is like a seed stored in a dry place. If the idea is to have influence, it must be put into the soil, and the soil is people and groups of people.

Erich Fromm

To go fast, row slowly.

Norman Vincent Peale

We still do not know one thousandth of one percent of what nature has revealed to us.

Albert Einstein

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

A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.

Charles M. Schwab

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

Anonymous

You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.

Tom Hannah

The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.

Swami Vivekananda

If money helps a man to do good to others, it is of some value , but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.

Swami Vivekananda

A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.

Chinese Proverb

Nothing succeeds like success.

Proverb

Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.

Dennis Waitley

It ain't over till it's over.

Yogi Berra

Never trouble another for what you can do for yourself.

Thomas Jefferson

The struggle of the mind to keep itself free from every sort of bondage -- to remain curious, open, unsatiated in all its relations with nature -- is tenfold more difficult than the cultivation of a stable, satisfying point of view, but a thousandfold more precious.

Gardner Murphy

Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.

Napoleon Hill

Don't think it, ink it.

Mark Victor Hansen

All knowledge that the world has ever received comes from the mind, the infinite library of the universe is in our own mind.

Swami Vivekananda

You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.

Zig Ziglar

Experience is the best teacher.

Proverb

Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.

Earl Nightingale

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

Albert Einstein

Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !

Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)

For Love is Immortality.

Emily Dickinson

When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.

Norman Vincent Peale

Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.

Unknown

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

There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.

William Wordsworth

Have you checked the children lately ?

Curt Duncan, When A Stranger Calls (1979)

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

I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.

Winston Churchill

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

Thomas Edison

The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.

Thomas Edison

When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.

W. Clement Stone

The history of the world is but the biography of great men.

Thomas Carlyle

Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.

Cathy Carlyle

If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined, you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.

Vince Lombardi

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

Albert Einstein

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

Brigham Young

Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.

Stephen Covey

We have merely scratched the surface of the store of knowledge which will come to us. I believe that we are now, a-tremble on the verge of vast discoveries - discoveries so wondrously important they will upset the present trend of human thought and start it along completely new lines.

Thomas Edison

Better late than never.

Proverb

The future belongs to those who prepare for it today.

Malcolm X

Attitude determines altitude.

Anonymous

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

Principal Richard Vernon, The Breakfast Club (1985)

Get away from her, you bitch !

Ripley, Aliens (1986)

You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you do not try.

Beverly Sills

Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.

Thomas Edison

I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.

Winston Churchill

This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.

Chuck Sigars

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

There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.

Robert Half

Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !

George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)

The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.

Soren Kierkegaard

It's not what happens to you, it's what you do about it that makes the difference.

W. Mitchell

Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give the world your best anyway.

Mother Teresa

A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.

Harvey Mackay

The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you'll make one.

Elbert Hubbard

If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.

Corinthians

Nobody puts baby in a corner.

Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)

Love is the whole and more than all.

E.E. Cummings

Never spend your money before you have it.

Thomas Jefferson

In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.

Mignon McLaughlin

A ship is safe in harbor, but thats not what ships are for.

William Shedd

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

Mark Twain

Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.

Harvey Mackay

It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.

Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)