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No one became poor by giving alms.

French Proverb

The most interesting thing about a postage stamp is the persistence with which it sticks to its job.

Napoleon Hill

What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

Ask for advice but do what you think is best.

Greek Proverb

Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal.

Albert Einstein

The dedicated life is the life worth living. You must give with your whole heart.

Anne Dillard

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

Either you run the day or the day runs you.

Jim Rohn

Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.

St Francis De Sales

Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities, they will never come.

Janet Erskine Stuart

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

In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.

Albert Einstein

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

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

A man takes a drop too much once in a while, it's only human nature.

Charlie Allnut, Rose Sayer (1951)

All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.

Brian Tracy

From now on you will never be alone, even when we are separated, and even when death itself parts us, I shall remain with you.

Ladislaus Boros

There is no pain equal to that which two lovers can inflict on one another. This should be made clear to all who contemplate such a union. The avoidance of this pain is the beginning of wisdom, for it is strong enough to contaminate the rest of our lives.

Cyril Connolly

Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.

Richard Bach

Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.

Thomas Edison

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

Anonymous

I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.

Woody Allen

The whole art of teaching is only the art of awakening the natural curiosity of young minds for the purpose of satisfying it afterwards.

Anatole France

Believe in yourself.

Unknown

Success is never wondering what if.

Karrie Huffman

The best things in life are not things.

Unknown

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

Richard B. Sheridan

The great end of life is not knowledge but action.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

Martin Luther King Jr.

There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.

God, Oh God (1977)

They alone live, who live for others.

Swami Vivekananda

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.

Richard Bach

The only true gift is a portion of yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I know that many people feel that old age is a time to take it easy, but I compare my life now to being the last runner in a relay race. Would you have me slow down as I near the finish line ?

Diogenes

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

Private victories precede public victories. You can't invert that process any more than you can harvest a crop before you plant it.

Stephen Covey

God is subtle but he is not malicious.

Albert Einstein

Think about it, there must be higher love. Down in the heart or hidden in the stars above, without it, life is a wasted time. Look inside your heart, I'll look inside mine.

Steve Winwood

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

Elbert Hubbard

Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.

James F. Bell

The most important persuasion tool you have in your entire arsenal is integrity.

Zig Ziglar

Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.

Dennis Waitley

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving ; they make mistakes, but they do not quit.

Conrad Hilton

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

Voltaire

Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.

Satchel Paige

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

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.

Anais Nin

I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference

Mark Victor Hansen

So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.

W. Clement Stone

Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.

Zig Ziglar

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.

Eleanor Roosevelt

We have only one reality, and that is here and now. What we miss by our evasions will never return, but if we squander ourselves, then too we lose being. Each day is precious a moment can be everything.

Karl Jaspers

Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.

Vince Lombardi

You can not do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Mario Cuomo

Don't be afraid to take a big step if one is indicated , you can't cross a chasm in two small jumps.

David Lloyd George

Submit to love faithfully and it gives a person joy. It intoxicates, it envelops, it isolates. It creates fragrance in the air, ardour from coldness, it beautifies everything around it.

Leos Janacek

Don't take no for an answer, never submit to failure. Do not be fobbed off with mere personal success or acceptance. You will make all kinds of mistakes, but as long as you are generous and true, and also fierce, you can not hurt the world or even seriously distress her. She was made to be wooed by youth.

Winston Churchill

It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.

Muriel Spark

God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.

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

Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.

William Shakespeare

It is love that makes the impossible possible.

Indian Proverb

Money without brains is always dangerous.

Napoleon Hill

If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as painted, or composed music or wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

Steve Martin

Georgia, love is for the very young.

Jonathan Shields, The Bad And The Beautiful (1952)

All you need is love.

John Lennon

Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.

Henry Ward Beecher

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

Oprah Winfrey

Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.

Stephen Covey

Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.

Og Mandino

Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.

Christy Borgeld

If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.

St. Clement

The rays of happiness, like those of light, are colorless when unbroken.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Hard work often leads to success. No work seldom does.

Harvey Mackay

You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.

Friedrich Nietzsche

In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.

Albert Einstein

Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education.

Stephen Covey

I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.

Thomas Edison

Pay no attention to what the critics say , no statue has ever been erected to a critic.

Jean Sibelius

Strength is life, weakness is death. Expansion is life, contraction is death. Love is life, hatred is death.

Swami Vivekananda

Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !

Taako

She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.

Jane Austen

Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.

William Arthur Ward

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

I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.

Paul McCartney

The leader wonders about everything, wants to learn as much as he can, is willing to take risks, experiment, try new things. He does not worry about failure, but embraces errors, knowing he will learn from them.

Warren G. Bennis

Kid, the next time I say, Let's go someplace like Bolivia, let's go someplace like Bolivia.

Butch Cassidy, Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969)

When it comes to giving, some people stop at nothing.

Anonymous

Some say you have to use your five best players, but I found out you win with the five that fit together best as a team

Red Auerbach

Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.

Publius Terence

My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Anonymous

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

Douglas MacArthur

What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Title of newspaper article yesterday - Vandals made off with all toilet seats in the local precinct. Police have nothing to go on.

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