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Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.

Otomo No Yakamochi

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I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.

William Penn

There is no substitute for hard work.

Thomas Edison

Love is the flower you've got to let grow.

John Lennon

Remember, there is no situation so completely hopeless that something constructive can not be done about it. When faced with a minus, ask yourself what you can do to make it a plus. A person practicing this attitude will extract undreamed-of outcomes from the most unpromising situations. Realize that there are no hopeless situations, there are only people who take hopeless attitudes.

Norman Vincent Peale

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

William Edward Hickson

Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'

Carrie Fisher

Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.

Stephen Covey

All love is sweet, given or returned.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.

Hugh Downs

Men spend their lives in anticipations, in determining to be vastly happy at some period when they have time. But the present time has one advantage over every otherit is our own. Past opportunities are gone, future have not come. We may lay in a stock of pleasures, as we would lay in a stock of wine , but if we defer the tasting of them too long, we shall find that both are soured by age.

Charles Caleb Colton

Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.

W. Clement Stone

A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.

Mohammed

The oneness of human beings is the basic ethical thread that holds us together.

Muhammad Yunus

Oh, Moses, Moses, you stubborn, splendid, adorable fool !

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If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined, you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.

Chinese Proverb

How we spend our days is of course how we spend our lives.

Annie Dillard

Who's on first.

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Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.

Unknown

There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.

David Mahoney

Flops are a part of life's menu and I've never been a girl to miss out on any of the courses.

Rosalind Russell

Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.

Larry Scherwitz

Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.

Leo Buscaglia

I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.

John Stuart Mill

The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.

Swami Vivekananda

All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.

Ashleigh Brilliant

Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.

Anonymous

Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.

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For hope is but the dream of those that wake.

Matthew Prior

Success is never ending, failure is never final.

Dr. Robert Schuller

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !

Ira Gershwin

Love is strong yet delicate. It can be broken. To truly love is to understand this. To be in love is to respect this.

Stephen Packer

Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.

Dennis Waitley

We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.

John W. Turk

Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.

Anthony Robbins

He that has done nothing has known nothing.

Thomas Carlyle

Ideas won't keep, something must be done about them.

Alfred Whitefield

The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.

Robert Half

I have seen so many of these, and lived with them, and travelled with them, and oftentimes felt as if I should starve to death on an equal allowance, that I am fully convinced I am correct in saying that the North American Indians, taking them in the aggregate, even where they have an abundance to subsist on, eat less than any civilized population of equal numbers, that I have ever travelled amongst.

George Catlin

He who stops being better stops being good.

Oliver Cromwell

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

Abraham Lincoln

Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.

Unknown

To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.

Edward Bulwer Lytton

They say you were shot in the tabloids.

Nora Charles, Nick Charles (1934)

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

Almost any idea is good if a man has ability and is willing to work hard. The best idea is worthless if the creator is a loafer and ineffective.

William Feather

Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.

Jane Addams

What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.

George Eliot

It's easier to prepare and prevent, than to repair and repent.

Anonymous

A ship is safe in harbor, but thats not what ships are for.

William Shedd

Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.

Thomas Jefferson

Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.

F.M. Hubbard

Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.

Mike Wickett

With vision, every person, organization and country can flourish. The Bible says, 'Without vision we perish.

Mark Victor Hansen

I want everyone to be the way I strive to become -- to be himself in his truth. Do not follow me, follow yourself ! is the existential challenge. Self-being awakens self-being but does not force itself on it.

Karl Jaspers

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

God doesn't make junk.

Unknown

You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.

Susan Podziba

To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.

Friedrich Nietzsche

The best things in life are not things.

Unknown

To understand your parents love you must raise children yourself.

Chinese Proverb

For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it.

Ivan Panin

Perfect love can not be without equality.

Scottish Proverb

If parents pass enthusiasm along to their children, they will leave them an estate of incalculable value.

Thomas Edison

Take the first step in faith. You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King Jr.

All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.

Zig Ziglar

At every moment during our existence we are all called to be leaders, if for no other purpose than to lead ourselves.

John P. Strelecky

I always try to turn my personal struggles into something helpful for others.

Henri Nouwen

I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.

Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)

If I have seen further it is by standing on the shoulders of giants.

Isaac Newton

I have seen him set fire to his wigwam and smooth over the graves of his fathers, clap his hand in silence over his mouth, and take the last look over his fair hunting ground, and turn his face in sadness to the setting sun.

George Catlin

Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.

Rhett Butler, Gone With The Wind (1939)

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

Leonard Nimoy

Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. It is not something to be waited for, but rather something to be achieved.

William Jennings Bryan

When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

Thomas Jefferson

Change yourself, change your fortunes.

Portuguese Proverb

It is quite possible to work without results, but never will there be results without work.

Anonymous

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Napoleon Hill

The atmosphere of expectancy is the breeding ground for miracles.

Rodney L. Parsley

One of the things I keep learning is that the secret of being happy is doing things for other people.

Dick Gregory

Not many people know it, but the Fuhrer was a terrific dancer.

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Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.

Abraham Lincoln

To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.

Bunker Hunt

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

Edgar Allan Poe

Remove failure as an option.

Joan Lunden

Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day.

Indian Proverb

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take

John Davidson Rockefeller

Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.

Robert Half

You're tearing me apart !

Jim Stark, Rebel Without Cause (1955)

No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.

La Rochefoucauld

Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.

Jean Anouilh

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

There are simply too many notes.

Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)

They're called boobs, Ed.

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One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Kindness is always fashionable.

America E. Barr