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There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.

Nicholas Sparks

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There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.

Norman Vincent Peale

One drink's too many, and a hundred's not enough.

Bartender Nat, The Lost Weekend (1945)

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.

Robert H. Goddard

Face it girls, I'm older and I have more insurance.

Evelyn Couch, Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)

Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

George Bernard Shaw

Talent is formed in solitude, character in the bustle of the world.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Carpe diem.

Latin Proverb

The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.

Plutarch

Either you run the day or the day runs you.

Jim Rohn

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Confucius

Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.

Robert H. Schuller

My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.

Thomas Edison

There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps.

Peter A. Cohen

Eddie, you're a born loser.

Bert Gordon, The Hustler (1961)

There's always free cheese in the mouse traps, but the mice there ain't happy.

Anonymous

What we can or can not do, what we consider possible or impossible, is rarely a function of our true capability. It is more likely a function of our beliefs about who we are.

Anthony Robbins

There are two ways of meeting difficulties you alter the difficulties, or you alter yourself to meet them.

Phyllis Battome

Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.

Unknown

So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable , and no man is useless while he has a friend.

Robert Louis Stevenson

In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it

Mary Norton Gordon

The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.

Jacques Benigne Bossuel

Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.

Dennis Waitley

What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.

Isaac Bashevis

A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.

Bob Dylan

Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first.

Anonymous

Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.

Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)

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

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Give me a place to stand and I will move the earth.

Aristotle

The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.

Anonymous

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

General George S. Patton

By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day

Robert Frost

Seek first to understand, then be understood

Stephen Covey

It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.

Anthony Robbins

Minds are like parachutes, they function only when open.

Anonymous

The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.

John Ruskin

Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , wisdom is humble that she knows no more.

William Cowper

Do it now !

Napoleon Hill

You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.

William S. Burroughs

You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.

David Levesque

You are never a loser until you quit trying.

Mike Ditka

When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make a lemonade.

Dale Carnegie

I'll be back.

The Terminator, The Terminator (1984)

When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.

Albert Einstein

If we all tired to make other peoples paths easy, our own feet would have a smooth even place to walk on.

Myrtle Reed

Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.

Khalil Gibran

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.

Albert Einstein

It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.

Edmund Hillary

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you'll help them to become what they are capable of becoming.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.

Confucius

True love is when your heart and your mind are saying the same thing.

Leanna L. Bartram

The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.

Albert Einstein

When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?

Bruce Lee

If you love someone, set them free.

Sting

The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.

Jim Rohn

The difficulties and distresses to which we have been exposed during the war must now be forgotten. We must endeavor to let our ways be the way of pleasantness and all our paths peace.

Martha Washington

Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars.

Charlotte Vale, Now (1942)

We can do no great things. Only small things with great love.

Mother Teresa

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

Stephen Covey

Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.

Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)

Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.

William George Jordan

Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.

Kim Rohn

Every cloud has a silver lining.

Proverb

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

Be loyal to people in their absence. Then watch how others begin having more faith and confidence in you, because they know you won't be talking about them behind their backs.

Stephen Covey

Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.

Dale E. Turner

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

Robert H. Schuller

Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.

Sarah Cunningham

Ideals are like stars, you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny.

Carl Schurz

Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.

Anonymous

The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.

Anonymous

So whether or not we can get together, remember well that art lives where absolute freedom is. With all the training thrown to nowhere, with a mind perfectly unaware of its own working, with the self vanishing nowhere the art of JKD attains its perfection.

Bruce Lee

Look at the weaknesses of others with compassion, not accusation. It's not what they're not doing or should be doing that's the issue. The issue is your own chosen response to the situation and what you should be doing. If you start to think the problem is "out there", stop yourself. That thought is the problem.

Stephen Covey

The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.

Steven Covey

In imagination, there's no limitation.

Mark Victor Hansen

Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.

Unknown

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

Vince Lombardi

Let thy words be few.

Ecclesiastes

The harder I work, the luckier I get.

Samuel Goldwyn

I love great music and art, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.

Thomas Edison

The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.

Ralph Nader

A heart as soft, a heart as kind, a heart as sound and free as in the whole world thou canst find that heart I'll give to thee.

Robert Herrick

Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass!

Paul J. Meyer

Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.

Stephen Covey

What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.

Louis L. Mann

The best things in life are not things.

Unknown

Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.

Margaret Thatcher

Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.

Marc Chagall

An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.

Caroline L. Gascoigne

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

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

W. Clement Stone

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

Cathy Carlyle

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The "Inside-Out" approach to personal and self , even more fundamentally, to start with the most inside part of self - with your paradigms, your character, and your motives. The inside-out approach says that private victories precede public victories, that making and keeping promises to ourselves precedes making and keeping promises to others. It says it is futile to put personality ahead of character, to try to improve relationships with others before improving ourselves.

Stephen Covey

The glue that holds all relationships together -- including the relationship between the leader and the led is trust, and trust is based on integrity.

Brian Tracy

I want to be alone.

Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)

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

Elizabeth Ashley

Do we not all agree to call rapid thought and noble impulse by the name of inspiration ?

George Eliot

Happiness can not be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.

Dennis Waitley