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Excellence is more fun than mediocrity.

Leonard Berry

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

Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.

Thomas Dewar

As a principle-centered person you try to stand apart from the emotion of the situation and from other factors that would act on you, and evaluate the options. Looking at the balanced whole -- the work needs, the family needs, the other needs that may be involved, and the possible implications of the various alternatives -- you'll try to come up with the best solution taking all factors into consideration.

Stephen Covey

Possibilitizing is overcoming while you're undergoing.

Robert H. Schuller

It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.

John Bulwer

When a resolute young fellow steps up to the great bully, the world, and takes him boldly by the beard, he is often surprised to find it comes off in his hand, and that it was only tied on to scare away the timid adventurers.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.

Albert Careb

The dedicated life is the life worth living. You must give with your whole heart.

Anne Dillard

One lie ruins a thousand truths.

Ghanaian Proverb

Whenever I get the energy to exercise, I sit down until it passes.

Anonymous

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

Christy Borgeld

The majority of men meet with failure because of their lack of persistence in creating new plans to take the place of those which fail.

Napoleon Hill

Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist.

Mary Kay Ash

Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.

Virgil

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Oprah Winfrey

The hero is no braver than the ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer

Ralph Waldo Emerson

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.

Albert Einstein

Anyone can hold the helm when the sea is calm.

Publilius Syrus

When we won't consider suggestions, we reject our own potential - but we have a right to expect people to be tactful.

Bill Blackman

I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.

Dale Carnegie

Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor.

John Milton

The point is that you can't be too greedy.

Donald Trump

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

Oscar Wilde

Be strong ! You talk of ghosts and devils. We are the living devils. The sign of life is strength and growth. The sign of death is weakness. Whatever is weak, avoid ! It is death. If it is strength, go down into hell and get hold of it ! There is salvation only for the brave. "None but the brave deserves the fair". None but the bravest deserves salvation.

Swami Vivekananda

All of us, in the flow of feeling we have pleased, want to do more to please.

William James

Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually.

Stephen Covey

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

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

Jonathan Winters

Love is like a piece of art work, even the smallest bit can be so beautiful.

Stacie Cunningham

Love, two minds without a single thought.

Philip Barry

If they move, kill ' em.

Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)

People who worked with me or knew me still called me the 'world's fastest human' because I almost never stopped. I'd found that I could get more done with no regular job or regular hours at all, but by being on my own, flying to speak here, help with a public relations campaign for some client there, tape my regular jazz radio show one morning at 5:00 a.m. before leaving on a plane for another city or another continent three hours later to preside over a major sporting event.

Jesse Owens

One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you -- suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, "Well, I'll have a go, too''.

Margaret Thatcher

It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?

Henry David Thoreau

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

Blaise Pascal

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

Douglas MacArthur

Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.

David McCullough

Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.

Christy Borgeld

If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, then we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it.

Paul "Bear" Bryant

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.

Publilius Syrus

For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.

Judy Garland

I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.

Winston Churchill

Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.

John Wooden

It takes a great deal of character strength to apologize quickly out of one's heart rather than out of pity. A person must possess himself and have a deep sense of security in fundamental principles and values in order to genuinely apologize.

Stephen Covey

End your day by privately looking directly into your eyes in the mirror and saying, 'I love you ! ' Do this for thirty days and watch how you transform.

Mark Victor Hansen

Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !

Taako

You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.

Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

Frederick Douglass

Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!

Larry the Cable Guy

Who's on first.

Dexter, The Naughty Nineties (1945)

There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.

Unknown

When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Sooner or later the truth comes to light.

Dutch Proverb

Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.

John Dryden

When I first met you, I was afraid to talk to you. When I talked to you, I was afraid to kiss you. When I kissed you, I was afraid to love you. Now that I love you, I'm afraid to lose you.

Kuuipo Mark

Adventure is worthwhile.

Amelia Earhart

Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.

Vince Lombardi

The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.

Channing Pollock

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

Sequichie Comingdeer

We belong dead.

The Monster, Bride Of Frankenstein (1935)

Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.

T.S. Eliot

I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.

Machiavelli

Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.

Jawaharlal Nehru

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Lao Tzu

Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer. If you're signed up for a season, see it through. You don't have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through.

Jim Rohn

Fear nothing, for every renewed effort raises all former failures into lessons, all sins into experience.

Unknown

One man with courage is a majority.

Andrew Jackson

No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.

Isaac Asimov

There are millions of children today who don't attend school. However, education is the only way to get ahead in this country.

Azim Premji

As you live your values, your sense of identity, integrity, control, and inner-directedness will infuse you with both exhilaration and peace. You will define yourself from within, rather than by people's opinions or by comparisons to others.

Stephen Covey

What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.

Louis L. Mann

When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.

Robert Half

I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another.

Thomas Jefferson

One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life , that word is love.

Sophocles

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

Christy Borgeld

When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.

Bruce Lee

Many of life's failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.

Voltaire

Practice does not make perfect, perfect practice makes perfect.

Vince Lombardi

We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us really happy is something to be enthusiastic about.

Charles Kingsley

The unexamined life is not worth living.

Socrates

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

Bertrand Russell

Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.

Thomas Edison

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

Harold Hill

Whatever good things we build end up building us.

Jim Rohn

The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.

Leo Rosten

There is no education like adversity.

Disraeli

All love is sweet, given or returned.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.

Aristotle

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

Martha Washington

Concentration of wealth and power has been built upon other people's money, other people's business, other people's labor. Under this concentration, independent business has been a menace to American society.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Reach for the stars.

Unknown

The past does not equal the future.

Anthony Robbins

The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.

Orlando Battista