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There are two kinds of failures. The man who will do nothing he is told, and the man who will do nothing else.

Perle Thompson

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It was a high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, Always do what you are afraid to do.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

That first peak is the best place to pause and look back, to see if you took the easiest route, to learn the lessons from the first climb. And it is the best place to examine the terrain ahead, to change your plans and goals, to take a deep breath and begin climbing again.

Michael Johnson

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

Edgar Allan Poe

Motherhood qualified me to let the child within come out and play.

Christy Borgeld

One isn't necessarily born with courage, but one is born with potential. Without courage, we can not practice any other virtue with consistency. We can't be kind, true, merciful, generous, or honest.

Maya Angelou

The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.

Cicero

Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.

Scott Hayden

All things come to those who wait, but when they come they're out of date.

Anonymous

Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.

Morrie Schwarz

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

Winston Churchill

Blessed are the peacemakers for they shall be called the children of God.

Matthew 5:9

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

Dennis Waitley

Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

His eyes have made love to me all evening.

Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)

The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results.

Anthony Robbins

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

Anonymous

In love beggar and king are equal.

Indian Proverb

The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.

Carl Jung

Each action can be the one on which all depends , what is decisive is only the strength and concentration of hallowing with which I do it. To the question of what had been the most essential matter for his late teacher, a disciple answered, 'Always just what he was engaged in at the moment'.

Martin Buber

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

Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.

Anonymous

Somebody stop me !

Stanley Ipkiss, The Mask (1994)

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.

Anonymous

When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.

Anonymous

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

Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.

Thomas Jefferson

Men stumble over the truth from time to time but most pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened.

Winston Churchill

He who hesitates is lost !

Proverb

Give me a whisky, ginger ale on the side. And don't be stingy, baby.

Anna Christie, Anna Christie (1930)

Attitude is everything.

Unknown

They merit more praise who know how to suffer misery than those who temper themselves in contentment.

Pietro Aretino

How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.

Lou Holtz

To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.

Hugh Prather

Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.

Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)

There are no perfect human beings ! My personal judgments are that no perfect human being is possible or even conceivable, but that human beings are far more improvable than most people believe.

Abraham Maslow

Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.

Stephen Covey

It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.

Norman Vincent Peale

They call it a "Royale with Cheese".

Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)

Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. quotes

W. Clement Stone

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

Change your thoughts, change your life.

James Allen

To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.

Karen Sunde

Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in ; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day ; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.

Albert Einstein

We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.

Martha Washington

Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.

Publilius Syrus

A strong person and a waterfall always channel their own path.

Anonymous

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

Paulo Coelho

The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step

Lao Tse

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

Albert Einstein

Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.

Henry Ford

It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.

Zig Ziglar

Volunteers don't get paid, not because they're worthless, but because they're priceless.

Sherry Anderson

Well, nobody's perfect.

Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)

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

Anonymous

The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.

Erma Bombeck

A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another.

Thomas Edison

Pay no attention to what the critics say , no statue has ever been erected to a critic.

Jean Sibelius

The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.

Walter Bagehot

Reason is like an open secret that can become known to anyone at any time , it is the quiet space into which everyone can enter through his own thought.

Karl Jaspers

Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.

Zig Ziglar

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

Bernard M. Baruch

One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.

Sophocles

The best doctors in the world are Doctor Diet, Doctor Quiet, and Doctor Merryman.

Jonathan Swift

Among the things you can give and still keep are your word, a smile, and a grateful heart.

Zig Ziglar

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The more you venture to live greatly, the more you will find within you what it takes to get on top of things and stay there.

Norman Vincent Peale

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.

Swami Vivekananda

Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.

Al Franken

Keep your friends close, but your enemies closer.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)

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

Robert Frost

Money without brains is always dangerous.

Napoleon Hill

I know god will not give me anything I can't handle. I just wish he didn't trust me so much.

Mother Teresa

All men are created equal. Government by consent of the governed. Give me liberty or give me death. And those are not just clever words, and those are not just empty theories.

Lyndon Johnson

It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.

Anthony Robbins

I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.

Mark Victor Hansen

The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.

Richard Bach

Little strokes fell great oaks.

Benjamin Franklin

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

Live your dreams.

Les Brown

It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.

Louis Kossuth

You pile up enough tomorrows, and you'll find you've collected a lot of empty yesterdays.

Harold Hill

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.

Napoleon Hill

I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.

John Davidson Rockefeller

Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.

Dan Stanford

If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.

Jonathan Winters

As a man thinketh in his heart so is he.

Bible

Men who have attained things worth having in this world have worked while others idled, have persevered while others gave up in despair, have practiced early in life the valuable habits of self-denial, industry, and singleness of purpose. As a result, they enjoy in later life the success so often erroneously attributed to good luck.

Grenville Kleiser

Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.

John Wicker

Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.

Robert Half

Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !

Jerry, Some Like It Hot (1959)

Analyzing humor is like dissecting a frog. Few people are interested and the frog dies of it.

E.B. White

In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.

Marc Chagall

No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.

Napoleon Hill

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.

Harrison Ford

Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.

Gabonese Proverb

Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.

Abraham Lincoln

The harder you fall the higher you bounce.

Horace

Snakes ! Why did it have to be snakes ?

Indiana Jones, Raiders Of The Lost Ark (1987)