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Great minds have purposes others have wishes.

Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving

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I want to know God's thoughts ; the rest are details.

Albert Einstein

There are only two rules for being successful. One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it.

Mario Cuomo

There is no chance, no fate, no destiny that can circumvent, or hinder, or control a firm resolve of a determined soul.

Anonymous

He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.

Unknown

Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.

Anonymous

No man is free who is not master of himself.

Epictetus

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

To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.

William Makepeace Thackeray

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

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

Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.

David Ogilvy

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

I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.

Winston Churchill

Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?

The Joker, Batman (1989)

Kindness is more important than wisdom, and the recognition of this is the beginning of wisdom.

Theodore Isaac Rubin

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

A friend's love says. If you ever need anything, I'll be there. True Love says, you'll never need anything, i'll be there.

Jimi Hollemans

Along with trustworthiness, consistency is the thing to look for when you surround yourself with people who can help you on your quest.

Michael Johnson

We all go a little mad sometimes.

Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)

Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.

Emmanuel Swedenborg

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.

Swami Vivekananda

Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.

Czech Proverb

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

If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.

Mother Theresa

Great minds have purpose, others have wishes.

Eileen Caddy

The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.

Cicero

Hunker down.

Unknown

The willow knows what the storm does not that the power to endure harm outlives the power to inflict it.

Blood Of The Martyr

Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed.

Booker T. Washington

In the long run, we only hit what we aim at.

Henry David Thoreau

Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.

Zig Ziglar

How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.

George Washington Carver

Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.

Anthony Robbins

Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.

Stephen Covey

You are today where your thoughts have brought

James Allen

Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.

Swami Vivekananda

Ask for advice but do what you think is best.

Greek Proverb

Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.

Albert Einstein

Hardening of the heart ages people faster than hardening of the arteries.

Anonymous

Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas

Give all to love.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

People are where they are because that's exactly where they really want to be. . . whether they'll admit that or not

Earl Nightingale

Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.

Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)

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

J. Stephen

Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.

Unknown

Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, you can achieve.

Mary Kay Ash

Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.

Oprah Winfrey

Well done is better than well said.

Benjamin Franklin

It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.

Anthony Robbins

We're on a mission from God.

Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)

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

Henry Ford

Don't fear, just live right.

Neal A. Maxwell

It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.

Anatole France

There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.

Unknown

No legacy is so rich as honesty.

William Shakespeare

Hoke, you're my best friend.

Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)

Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.

Albert Schweitzer

A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.

Iranian Proverb

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

The land where humanity has attained its highest towards gentleness, towards generosity, towards purity, towards calmness - it is India.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Soren Kierkegaard

I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.

Vito Corleone, The Godfather (1972)

Would you be shocked if I put on something more comfortable ?

Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)

All mankind love a lover.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Here's Johnny !

Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)

I'll remember you, honey. You're the one that got away.

Hud Bannon, Hud (1963)

La-dee-da, la-dee-da.

Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - It goes on.

Robert Frost

Yesterday is history, tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called present.

Unknown

What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.

Napoleon Hill

Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !

Lewis Carroll

This attachment of love to god is indeed one that does not bind the soul but effectively breaks all its bondages.

Swami Vivekananda

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

Abraham Lincoln

Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.

Virgil

As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Nelson Mandela

It's good to be the king !

Louis XVI, History Of The World (1981)

Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.

Robert M. Pirsig

is a choice to focus one's being in a certain way, to bring one's faith, commitment, creativity, and love into coordination with a particular value and purpose.

J.F.T. Bugental

I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !

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

To give away money is an easy matter and in any mans power. But to decide to whom to give it, and how large, and when, and for what purpose and how, is neither in any mans power nor an easy matter

Aristotle

When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.

Abraham Lincoln

Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.

Robert H. Schuller

Happy wife, happy life.

Jeff Allen

Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.

Voltaire

Don't go through life, grow through life.

Eric Butterworth

What is life without the radiance of love.

Von Schiller

Nothing real can be threatened, nothing unreal exists. Love is all there is.

Unknown

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

Virginia Hill, Bugsy (1991)

You're tearing me apart !

Jim Stark, Rebel Without Cause (1955)

Kind words conquer.

Tamil Proverb

Love is not love until love's vulnerable.

Theodore Roethke

I'm going to take a bath.

Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)

He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.

Robert Half

Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.

Bruce Lee

We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.

Donald Curtis

Mr. Christian !

Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)

Love talked about can be easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible.

W. Stanley Mooneyham

The time is always right to do what is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.