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Wherever we look upon this earth, the opportunities take shape within the problems.

Nelson A. Rockefeller

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Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

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Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for it is that which all are practicing every day while they live.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance but to do what lies clearly at hand.

Thomas Carlyle

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

Albert Einstein

Remove failure as an option.

Joan Lunden

The word courage comes from the same stem as the French word coeur, meaning ''heart''. Thus just as one's heart, by pumping blood to one's arms, legs, and brain enables all the other physical organs to function, so courage makes possible all the psychological virtues. Without courage other values whither away into mere facsimiles of virtue.

Rollo May

We are like tea bags - we don't know our own strength until we're in hot water.

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Success is predictable.

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Laughing at our mistakes can lengthen our own life. Laughing at someone else's can shorten it.

Cullen Hightower

People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.

Robert Half

Nothing ventured, nothing gained.

Unknown

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

Napoleon Hill

Example sheds a genial ray which men are apt to borrow, so first improve yourself today, and then your friends tomorrow.

Anonymous

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

Mignon McLaughlin

Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.

Robert A. Heinlein

The earth is enjoyed by heroes, this is the unfailing truth. Be a hero. Always say, I have no fear.

Swami Vivekananda

You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.

Maya Angelou

The only true gift is a portion of yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Richard Bach

It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.

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Greek Proverb

Great music and art are earthly wonders, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.

Thomas Edison

No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!

Henriette Montel

What concerns me is not the way things are, but rather the way people think things are.

Epictetus

Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

The calla lilies are in bloom again.

Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)

The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.

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The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.

Jacques Benigne Bossuel

It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.

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We are limited but we can push back the borders of our limitations.

Stephen Covey

A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.

Anonymous

Time is the great teacher, but unfortunately it kills all of it's students.

Hector Berlioz

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

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

Mahatma Gandhi

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.

Unknown

Nothing succeeds like success.

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You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have really lived, are the moments when you have done things in a spirit of love.

Henry Drummond

To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.

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It's never too late to be what you might have been.

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Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.

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Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.

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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.

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Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.

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

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From every human being there rises a light that reaches straight to heaven, and when two souls that are destined to be together find each other, the streams of light flow together and a single brighter light goes forth from that united being.

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Opportunities multiply as they are seized.

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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

Your thoughts are the architects of your destiny.

David O. McKay

The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in.

Zig Ziglar

There is no luck except where there is discipline.

Irish Proverb

It's a Sicilian message. It means Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.

Logan Pearsall Smith

Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.

David Schwartz

Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.

Smiley Blanton

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

Albert Einstein

Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in kansas anymore.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.

Thomas Jefferson

Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.

Richard Bach

This is the people's war ! It is our war ! We are the fighters ! Fight it, then ! Fight it with all that is in us, and may god defend the right.

Vicar, Mrs Miniver (1942)

It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.

Roy Disney

In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.

Elizabeth Ashley

You are what you think about all day long.

Robert Schuller

Men who have attained things worth having in this world have worked while others idled, have persevered while others gave up in despair, have practiced early in life the valuable habits of self-denial, industry, and singleness of purpose. As a result, they enjoy in later life the success so often erroneously attributed to good luck.

Grenville Kleiser

What do you feel like doing tonight ?

Angie, Marty (1955)

And that's how you play "Get the Guests".

George, Who's Afraid Of Virginia Woolf (1966)

Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.

Laura Frith

That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.

Abraham Lincoln

It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.

Mother Teresa

If you think you are beaten, you are. If you think you dare not, you don't. If you'd like to win, but think you can't it's almost a cinch you won't. Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man, but sooner or later the man who wins is the one who thinks he can.

Unknown

Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.

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No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

The giving of love is an education in itself.

Eleanor Roosevelt

The only guide to man is his conscience , the only shield to his memory is the rectitude and sincerity of his actions. It is very imprudent to walk through life without this shield, because we are so often mocked by the failure of our hopes and the upsetting of our calculations, but with this shield, however the fates may play, we march always in the ranks of honor.

Winston Churchill

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

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Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire -- you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.

Dennis Waitley

Let him that would move the world first move himself.

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The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not.

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Live life with passion.

Unknown

What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert H. Schuller

Love that is true never grows old.

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Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.

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Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.

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Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.

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Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement, nothing can be done without hope and confidence.

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Commit yourself to a dream nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

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

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Give all to love.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The ancestor of every action is a thought.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster.

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An army of a thousand is easy to find, but, ah, how difficult to find a general.

Chinese Proverb

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results

Albert Einstein

We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?

Swami Vivekananda

To know me is to love me.

Unknown

It is not length of life, but depth of life.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

This isn't a dream ! This is really happening !

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Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.

Booker T. Washington