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Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.

Paulo Coelho

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You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.

Robert H. Schuller

First, believe in the world - that there is meaning behind everything.

Swami Vivekananda

Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.

Mark Victor Hansen

I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.

John Davidson Rockefeller

If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.

Justin Sims

Success is never ending, failure is never final.

Dr. Robert Schuller

Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot , but make it hot by striking.

William B. Sprague

Now is the only time there is. Make your now wow, your minutes miracles, and your days pay. Your life will have been magnificently lived and invested, and when you die you will have made a difference.

Mark Victor Hansen

Life is the flower for which love is the honey.

Victor Hugo

Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.

Anatole France

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

Richard Bach

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

Dale Carnegie

The stakes are too high for government to be a spectator sport.

Barbara Jordan

Power is not really good or bad , it is neutral. Power itself is not negative or positive, although our feelings about it may be. Power is the potential to influence others for good or evil, to be a blessing or a scourge. Like nuclear energy, it can provide the electricity to light a city, or it can fuel the bomb that destroys it.

Blaine Lee

I'm a bit of a P.T Barnum. I make stars out of everyone.

Donald Trump

Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it.

Thomas Jefferson

I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

I just love when people say I cant do something because all my life people said I wasn't going to make it.

Ted Turner

One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never !

Winston Churchill

You can have anything you want ? if you want it badly enough. You can be anything you want to be, do anything you set out to accomplish if you hold to that desire with singleness of purpose.

Abraham Lincoln

Love is friendship set on fire.

Jeremy Taylor

Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.

Booker T. Washington

We have not yet begun to fight.

John Paul Jones

I love thee with the breath, smiles, tears of all my life.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

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

Zig Ziglar

To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.

W. Clement Stone

Kid, the next time I say, Let's go someplace like Bolivia, let's go someplace like Bolivia.

Butch Cassidy, Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969)

Indecision is the seedling of fear.

Napoleon Hill

Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.

Robert F. Kennedy

On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.

Henry Drummond

What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us.

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

This one step, choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.

Scott Reed

He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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

Abraham Lincoln

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

Lives most persistent and urgent question is, What are you doing for others ?

Martin Luther King Jr.

The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.

Blaise Pascal

Count your blessings.

Og Mandino

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

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

Chinese Proverb

By doing well the duty which is nearest to us, the duty which is in our hands, we make ourselves stronger.

Swami Vivekananda

True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost , that is where they should be. Now put the foundations under them.

Henry David Thoreau

People come into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime.

Unknown

Great men are not always wise.

Job 329

Nobody has ever escaped from Stalag 17. Not alive, anyway.

Oberst Von Scherbach, Stalag 17 (1954)

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

It's nice to be the best, but not when being the best brings out the worst in you.

Rodney Dangerfield

A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.

Anonymous

I see dead people.

Cole Sear, The Sixth Sense (1999)

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

Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy : true fulfillment.

Anthony Robbins

Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.

Stephen Covey

Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.

George S. Patton

Learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.

Maya Angelou

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

Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)

Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.

Henry Ward Beecher

The leader has a clear idea of what he wants to do -- professionally and personally -- and the strength to persist in the face of setbacks, even failures.

Warren G. Bennis

Give all to love.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.

Eli Cohen

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

Norman Vincent Peale

I love him because he's the kind of guy who gets drunk on a glass of buttermilk, and I love the way he blushes right up over his ears. I love him because he doesn't know how to kiss, the jerk !

Sugarpuss O'Shea, Ball Of Fire (1941)

Never stop dreaming.

Unknown

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.

Plato

Tough times never last but tough people do.

Robert Schuller

She's my sister ! She's my daughter !

Evelyn Mulwray, Chinatown (1974)

It's not what happens to you, it's what you do about it that makes the difference.

W. Mitchell

If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.

Romans 1218

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.

Norman Vincent Peale

The person we believe ourselves to be will always act in a manner consistent with our self-image.

Brian Tracy

Our minds are as different as our faces we are all traveling to one destination, happiness, but few are going by the same road.

Charles Caleb Colton

All-righty then !

Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)

Adversity is wont to reveal genius, prosperity to hide it.

Horace

It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.

Marcel Proust

There is no security on this earth ; there is only opportunity.

Douglas MacArthur

Success consists of doing the common things of life uncommonly well.

Unattributed

We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.

Samuel Butler

The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.

Anonymous

Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.

Norman Vincent Peale

Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

Abraham Lincoln

Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.

Marcus Aurelius

We are responsible for what we are, and whatever we wish ourselves to be, we have the power to make ourselves. If what we are now has been the result of our own past actions, it certainly follows that whatever we wish to be in the future can be produced by our present actions, so we have to know how to act.

Swami Vivekananda

If the going is real easy, beware, you may be headed down hill.

Anonymous

Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.

Robert Louis Stevenson

If it is to be it is up to me.

Unknown

He who joyfully marches to music rank and file, has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice. This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once. Heroism at command, how violently I hate all this, how despicable and ignoble war is ; I would rather be torn to shreds than be a part of so base an action. It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.

Albert Einstein

I want to know God's thoughts ; the rest are details.

Albert Einstein

Speak what you think today in words as hard as cannon-balls and tomorrow speak what tomorrow thinks in hard words again, though it contradict every thing you said today.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

In my case, self-absorption is completely justified. I have never discovered any other subject so worthy of my attention.

Waldo Lydecker, Laura (1944)

Nothing real can be threatened, nothing unreal exists. Love is all there is.

Unknown

Never discourage anyonewho continually makes progress, no matter how slow.

Plato

The calla lilies are in bloom again.

Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)

You must be the change you want to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

Opportunities multiply as they are seized.

Sun Tzu

Love is a ocean of emotions entirely surrounded by expenses.

Lord Drewar

If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.

Blaise Pascal

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Difficulties, by bracing the mind to overcome them, assist cheerfulness, as exercise assists digestion.

Christian Nestell Bovee