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Motivation is like food for the brain. You can not get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular refills.

Peter Davies

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

John Bulwer

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

Lao Tzu

Anything that makes you weak - physically, intellectually and spiritually, reject it as poison.

Swami Vivekananda

When I was a young man, I found out that if you hurt somebody, they'll leave you alone. When I tried to leave everybody alone and just do my own thing, everybody just wanted to hurt me. Until one day I just decided, well, I've had enough of this picking. And there were like six young men still figuring they were going to mess with my head. And we went to war. To their surprise, I was no longer taking the beating, I was giving it.

Richard Kuklinski

We get to make a living , we give to make a life.

Winston Churchill

I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.

George S. Patton

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

Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Peter F. Drucker

Make the second effort your second nature.

Harvey Mackay

You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.

Charles F. Kettering

A dream is a wish your heart makes.

The Supremes

If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.

Corinthians

Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !

George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A lawyer dies and goes to hell. The devil says he'll make a deal with him. He can go to heaven if he gives up the souls of his wife and two kids. 'Sure' says the lawyer, 'but what's the catch ? '

Unknown

It's always too soon to quit !

Norman Vincent Peale

Love is like swallowing hot chocolate, before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time.

Anonymous

When you arrive at your future, will you blame your past ?

Robert Half

I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.

Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.

Earl Nightingale

Why is it that we spend so much of our time preparing for when we can do what we want, instead of just doing what we want right now.

John P. Strelecky

Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.

Swami Vivekananda

A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.

Forest Witcraft

Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.

W. Clement Stone

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

Winston Churchill

Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying.

W. Clement Stone

Authentic leaders have absorbed the fundamental fact of existence -- that you can't get around life's inherent contradictions. The leadership mind is spacious. It has ample room for the ambiguities of the world, for conflicting feelings, and for contradictory ideas. I believe that the central leadership attribute is the ability to manage polarity.

Peter Koestenbaum

Hardening of the heart ages people faster than hardening of the arteries.

Anonymous

Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.

Sarah Bernhardt

Coming together is a beginning keeping together is progress working together is success.

Henry Ford

Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.

Mahatma Gandhi

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.

Helen Keller

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

George S. Patton

If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.

Rachel Carlson

Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.

Napoleon Hill

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

Frank Lloyd Wright

The memory of my mother will always be a blessing to me.

Thomas Edison

Love, a temporary insanity, curable by marriage.

Ambrose Bierce

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

Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.

Benjamin Disraeli

This is the true joy the being used for a purpose recognized as a might one.

George Bernard Shaw

Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

I know that many people feel that old age is a time to take it easy, but I compare my life now to being the last runner in a relay race. Would you have me slow down as I near the finish line ?

Diogenes

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?

P. T. Barnum

The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

If you love someone, set them free.

Sting

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

Anne Dillard

The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.

Anonymous

Education is the power to think clearly, the power to act well in the world's work, and the power to appreciate life.

Brigham Young

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.

Robert Louis Stevenson

I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !

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

Mightier far than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway of magic potent over sun and star, is love.

William Wordsworth

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.

Zig Ziglar

What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.

Alexander Graham Bell

He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?

Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)

The ideas I stand for are not mine. I borrowed them from Socrates. I swiped them from Chesterfield. I stole them from Jesud. And I put them in a book. If you don't like their rules whose would you use ?

Dale Carnegie

, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.

Anne Sophie Swetchine

Hell is the knowledge of opportunity lost, the place where the man I am comes face to face with the man I might have been.

Anonymous

Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction

Anne Sullivan

I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.

Nada, They Live (1988)

Would you be shocked if I put on something more comfortable ?

Helen, Hell's Angels (1930)

One had to cram all this stuff into one's mind for the examinations, whether one liked it or not. This coercion had such a deterring effect on me that, after I had passed the final examination, I found the consideration of any scientific problems distasteful to me for an entire year.

Albert Einstein

Love is a symbol of eternity that wipes away all sense of time, removing all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end.

Ikhide Oshoma

Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.

Swami Vivekananda

I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.

Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

Life must be lived on a higher plane. We must go up to a higher platform, to which we are always invited to ascend, there, the whole aspect of things changes.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I know you are, but what am I ?

Pee-Wee Herman, Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (1985)

Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, you can achieve.

Mary Kay Ash

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

Love may make the world go around, but it's laughter that keeps us from getting dizzy.

Donald Zochert

The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is.

Zig Ziglar

Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.

Dottie Walters

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

Anthony Robbins

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

Robert H. Schuller

Love is my religion, I could die for it.

John Keats

Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?

Josh Hinds

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

Norman Vincent Peale

Find the good -- and praise it.

Alex Haley

You talkin to me ?

Travis Bickle, Taxi Driver (1976)

Familiar acts are beautiful through love.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.

Thomas Jefferson

Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.

Jeanne Moreau

The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.

Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.

Robert Collier

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

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

You must motivate yourself every day.

Matthew Stasior

The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.

John F. Kennedy

Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.

Sydney Harris

Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.

Steve Jobs

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)

Happiness is not a station you arrive at, but a manner of traveling.

Margaret B. Runbeck

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

Anonymous

Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.

Elbert Hubbard

The key to truth is the next deed, and this key opens the door if one does what one has to do in such a way that the meaning of the action here finds its fulfillment. Thus truth in the world of man is not to be found as the content of knowledge, but only as human existence. One does not express it, one does not perceive it, but one lives it, and receives it as life.

Martin Buber

One hundred percent of the shots you don't take don't go in.

Wayne Gretzky