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Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.

Oscar Wilde

Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.

Oscar Wilde

Who, being loved, is poor ?

Oscar Wilde

To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.

Oscar Wilde

When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.

Oscar Wilde

He must have a truly romantic nature, for he weeps when there is nothing at all to weep about.

Oscar Wilde

Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance.

Oscar Wilde

Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.

Oscar Wilde

We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.

Oscar Wilde

The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.

Oscar Wilde

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Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.

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It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.

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Make failure your teacher, not your undertaker.

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Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.

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My father taught me to work ; he did not teach me to love it.

Abraham Lincoln

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

If I have lost confidence in myself, I have the universe against me.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.

Michael Jordan

What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.

Henry Ward Beecher

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

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I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.

Henry David Thoreau

If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x ; y is play ; and z is keeping your mouth shut.

Albert Einstein

Without love our life is a, ship without a rudder, like a body without a soul.

Sholem Aleichem

The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.

Arthur C. Clarke

The worst part of life is waiting. The best part of life is having someone worth waiting for.

Jessica Brumley

Love in its essence is spiritual fire.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.

James Baldwin

We more frequently fail to face the right problem than fail to solve the problem we face.

Anonymous

Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, " What's in it for me ? ".

Brian Tracy

Joy can be real only if people look on their life as a service, and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.

Saudi Arabian Proverb

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

Nelson Mandela

In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.

John Churton Collins

It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.

Aristotle

Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality.

Earl Nightingale

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

Dale Carnegie

Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.

Robert F. Kennedy

It's not what you are that holds you back, it's what you think you are not.

Dennis Waitley

Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be a revelation.

Eileen Caddy

Roses are red, Violets are blue, I'm schizophrenic, and so am I.

Unknown

I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.

Humphrey Bogart

It had always amazed me how different things looked in a studio compared to how they appeared on TV. In reality the set was a tiny stage in a giant room of cables, cameras, and monitors, all connected trounced a control room full of other monitors and audio equipment. On TV it looked like two people sitting in an office having a conversation.

John P. Strelecky

Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.

Norman Vincent Peale

Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.

Harold Hulbert

Treat a man as he is and he will remain as he is. Treat a man as he can and should be and he will become as he can and should be.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power.

Abraham Lincoln

Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.

Plato

A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.

Harvey Mackay

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

Fiddle-dee-dee.

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We only love truly once. It is the first time and succeeding passions are less uncontrolled.

Du Coeur

Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed. Our love to others, and others love to us.

Thomas Trahern

I'm king of the world !

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

Japanese Proverb

If you build it, he will come.

Field of Dreams

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

Cullen Hightower

Live life with passion.

Unknown

Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.

Samuel Johnson

Some succeed because they are destined. Some succeed because they are determined.

Unknown

I feel I have this great creative and spiritual force within me that is greater than faith, greater than ambition, greater than confidence, greater than determination, greater than vision. It is all these combined. Whether it is a godhead or not, I feel this great force, this untapped power, this dynamic something within me. This feeling defies description, and there is no experience with which this feeling may be compared. It is something like a strong emotion mixed with faith, but a lot stronger.

Bruce Lee

The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.

Confucius

The wisest mind has something yet to learn.

George Santayana

This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.

Robert Kincaid

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -

Elbert Hubbard

I have spread my dreams under your feet , Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.

William Butler Yeats

To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.

Joseph Chilton Pearce

Each work has to pass through these stages - ridicule, opposition, and then acceptance. Those who think ahead of their time are sure to be misunderstood.

Swami Vivekananda

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

What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.

Proverb

There are simply too many notes.

Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)

We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.

Anthony Robbins

Georgia, love is for the very young.

Jonathan Shields, The Bad And The Beautiful (1952)

I'm willing when time permits to honestly express or to open myself to you, to act as a sort of sign pole for a traveler.

Bruce Lee

Most of the exercise I get is from standing and walking around laboratory tables all day. I derive more benefit and entertainment from this than some of my friends and competitors get from playing games like golf.

Thomas Edison

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

Whatever you need more of is what you need to tithe some. quotes

Napoleon Hill

Love is like playing the piano. First you must learn to play by the rules, then you must forget the rules and play from your heart.

Anonymous

A chain is as strong as its weakest link.

Danish Proverb

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)

Shut up and deal.

Fran Kubelik, The Apartment (1960)

If you want to make your dreams come true, the first thing you have to do is wake up.

J.M. Power

The foundation my parents laid down with our faith continues to be my core.

Christy Borgeld

Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.

Anonymous

The harder I work, the luckier I get.

Samuel Goldwyn

The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.

Maureen Duffy

Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.

Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)

Life's blows can not break a person whose spirit is warmed at the fire of enthusiasm.

Norman Vincent Peale

We love because it's the only true adventure.

Nikki Giovanni

My heart is ever at your service.

Shakespeare

What is life without the radiance of love.

Von Schiller

The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.

Plato

You must take personal responsibility. You can not change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.

Jim Rohn

Let us strive on to finish the work we are in

Abraham Lincoln

Something happened to me. It was the sweetest thing that ever could be. It was a fantasy a dream come true, it was the day I met you !

Mandy Forkner

Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.

Indira Gandhi

Between stimulus and response, one has the freedom to choose.

Stephen Covey

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

Frank Lloyd Wright

Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.

Dale Carnegie

The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.

Kahlil Gibran

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

Sequichie Comingdeer

Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.

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Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.

Franklin P. Jones

Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.

Marianne Williamson

Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.

Susan Taylor

I'm the ghost with the most, babe.

Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)

The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.

Unknown

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

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