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Nicholas Sparks

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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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Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a 'genius' is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework.

Thomas Edison

Life is a great story. It's just that sometimes we forget we are the author and can write it however we want.

John P. Strelecky

No wire hangers, ever !

Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest (1981)

This is this.

Michael Vronsky, The Deer Hunter (1978)

Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Some people enter our lives and leave almost instantly. Others stay, and forge such an impression on our heart and soul, we are changed forever.

Unknown

Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it. I can take it in small doses, but as a lifestyle I find it too confining.

Lily Tomlin

There is no instinct like that of the heart.

Lord Byron

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.

Aristotle

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

Confucius

Opportunities multiply as they are seized.

Sun Tzu

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

Sister Busche

Someday, man will harness the rise and fall of the tides, imprison the power of the sun, and release atomic power.

Thomas Edison

Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.

Albert Einstein

Only the educated are free.

Epictetus

Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.

Washington Irving

Wealth is the product of man's ability to think.

Ayn Rand

There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.

Emmanuel Teney

Keep away from small 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.

Mark Twain

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

Love is perfect kindness

Joseph Campbell

If you feel you have no faults there's another one.

Anonymous

It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has.

Henry Ward Beecher

Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.

Dennis Waitley

I think it pisses god off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it.

Shug, The Color Purple (1985)

The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.

Bernard M. Baruch

It is no use saying "we are doing our best". You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.

Winston Churchill

What's meant to be will always find a way

Trisha Yearwood

My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.

Winston Churchill

If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it.

William A. Ward

Take heed : you do not find what you do not seek.

Unknown

Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose -- a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.

Mary Shelley

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.

J. Robert Oppenheimer

There is no substitute for hard work.

Thomas Edison

Don't follow your dreams, chase them.

Richard Dumb

It takes a whole village to raise a child.

African Proverb

Et cetera, et cetera, et cetera.

King Mongkut, The King And (1956)

Excuse me while I whip this out.

Bart, Blazing Saddles (1974)

Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.

Thornton Wilder

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

I think therefore I am

Rene Descartes

If I'd been a ranch, they would've named me the Bar Nothing.

Gilda, Gilda (1946)

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Chinese Proverb

Love is like a blazing flame, golden and full of warmth.

Ben Oliver

If you look at what you have in life, You'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, You'll never have enough.

Oprah Winfrey

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

Khalil Gibran

The loving are the daring.

Bayard Taylor

Be bold, and mighty forces will come to your aid.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Where there's life, there's hope.

Terence

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

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

George Eliot

The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.

Arthur C. Clarke

Every human heart is human.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.

Art Fry

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

Smiley Blanton

But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.

Karl Jaspers

One's first step in wisdom is to question everything - and one's last is to come to terms with everything.

Georg Christoph Lichtenberg

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

George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)

But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.

William Shakespeare

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

Janet Erskine Stuart

Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.

Brian Tracy

Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

Winston Churchill

Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?

Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)

A man is not old until regrets start taking place of dreams.

Anonymous

We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.

Ovid

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

Japanese Proverb

Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing flawlessly.

Robert H. Schuller

Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.

Swami Vivekananda

You think of yourself as a colored man. I think of myself as a man.

John Wade Prentice, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner (1967)

Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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

Muriel Spark

The cherokee people are not "my people".

Chief John Ross

Here's Johnny !

Jack Torrance, The Shining (1980)

This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.

Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

It is love that makes the impossible possible.

Indian Proverb

The death of fear is in doing what you fear to do.

Sequichie Comingdeer

Is it just me or is the grim reaper a straight-up hottie ?

Taako

God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.

Unknown

If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.

Bernard Haldane

Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.

Swami Vivekananda

Never try to teach a pig to sing. It wastes your time, and it annoys the pig

Mark Twain

The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.

Anita Brookner

I am not overly impressed by the great names and reputations of those who might be trying to beat me to an invention... . Its their 'ideas' that appeal to me.

Thomas Edison

The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.

Robert H. Schuller

The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.

Unknown

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.

Ingrid Bergman

Every time we open our mouths, men look into our minds.

Anonymous

Love is when reality is better than your dreams.

Becky Graham

I don't like your manners.

Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)

Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the 'someday I'll' philosophy.

Dennis Waitley

Let thy words be few.

Ecclesiastes

The shortest way to do many things is to do only one thing at a time.

Richard Cech

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

The miracle is this - the more we share, the more we have.

Leonard Nimoy

Don't sweat the small stuff.

Richard Carlson

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

George Bernard Shaw

If there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.

Abraham Lincoln