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Do first things first, and second things not at all.

Peter F. Drucker

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

Peter F. Drucker

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People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.

Chinese Proverb

Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work

Thomas Edison

I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.

Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

Please-baby-please-baby-please-baby-baby - baby. Please !

Mars Blackmon, She's Gotta Have It (1986)

Love is a hole in the heart.

Ben Hecht

The principles you live by create the world you live in ; if you change the principles you live by, you will change your world. -

Blaine Lee

Where there's life, there's hope.

Terence

To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !

Katherine Graham

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert Schuller

Be like a postage stamp. Stick to it until you get there.

Harvey Mackay

If you only look at what is, you might never attain what could be.

Anonymous

Build a dream and the dream will build you.

Robert H. Schuller

Life is a do-it yourself project.

Dennis Waitley

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

Henry Ford

Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.

Anonymous

We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.

Anonymous

Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.

Unknown

And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

To ask the hard question is simple.

W.H. Auden

A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.

Islamic Proverb

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

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.

Publilius Syrus

Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.

Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)

The maxim "Nothing but perfection" may be spelled "Paralysis".

Winston Churchill

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

Anthony Robbins

No matter where you go, there you are.

Steven Wright

Character may almost be called the most effective means of persuasion

Aristotle

Perfect love can not be without equality.

Scottish Proverb

Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.

Czech Proverb

Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.

Jim Rohn

When I asked god for strength He gave me difficult situations to face When I asked god for brain & brawn He gave me puzzles in life to solve When I asked god for happiness He showed me some unhappy people When I asked god for wealth He showed me how to work hard When I asked god for favors He showed me opportunities to work hard When I asked god for peace He showed me how to help others God gave me nothing I wanted He gave me everything I needed

Swami Vivekananda

In life you need either inspiration or desperation.

Anthony Robbins

Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless.

Tim Blixseth

Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.

Khalil Gibran

Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.

Victor Hugo

Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.

Viktor Frankl

Some make it happen, some watch it happen, and some say, What happened ?

Anonymous

What really matters is what you do with what you have.

Shirley Lord

Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac... It's in the hole ! It's in the hole ! It's in the hole !

Carl Spackler, Caddyshack (1980)

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

Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)

Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.

Brian Tracy

Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars.

Charlotte Vale, Now (1942)

Bumper Sticker - Join the Army. See the world, travel to far away places, meet exotic people and kill them.

Unknown

The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.

Christy Borgeld

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

Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.

Janet Erskine Stuart

There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.

Anonymous

A time comes when you need to stop waiting for the man you want to become and start being the man you want to be.

Bruce Springsteen

You do not lead by hitting people over the head -- that's assault, not leadership.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

In imagination, there's no limitation.

Mark Victor Hansen

True love is when your heart and your mind are saying the same thing.

Leanna L. Bartram

If there is one word that you find coming out like a bomb from the upanishads, bursting like a bombshell upon masses of ignorance, it is the word fearlessness.

Swami Vivekananda

I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The way to happiness : keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Fill your life with love. Scatter sunshine. Forget self, think of others. Do as you would be done by. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.

Norman Vincent Peale

Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the 'someday I'll' philosophy.

Dennis Waitley

The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation

Thomas Edison

To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable

Helen Keller

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -

Elbert Hubbard

Go ahead, make my day.

Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)

Without love our life is a, ship without a rudder, like a body without a soul.

Sholem Aleichem

He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.

Unknown

Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.

Mark Victor Hansen

Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !

Gold Hat, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)

Never fear the want of business. A man who qualifies himself well for his calling, never fails of employment.

Thomas Jefferson

I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.

Michael Jordan

Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.

Confucius

The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

Success is never wondering what if.

Karrie Huffman

All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.

Thomas Jefferson

Let's roll.

Todd Beamer

Years from now, when you talk about this, and you will, be kind.

Laura Reynolds, Tea And Sympathy (1956)

Pretty much everything will come to him who hustles while he waits. I believe that restlessness is discontent, and discontent is merely the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.

Thomas Edison

The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.

Benjamin Franklin

Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled.

Henry David Thoreau

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

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

Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.

William Arthur Ward

Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart.

Confucius

In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.

Lee Iacocca

The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.

Don Marquis

Every achiever I have ever met says, My life turned around when I began to believe in me.

Robert H. Schuller

And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.

Colossians 315

Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.

Guillaume Apollinaire

If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.

Yogi Berra

A coward gets scared and quits. A hero gets scared, but still goes on.

Anonymous

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.

Greg Anderson

People who exercise their embryonic freedom day after day, little by little, expand that freedom. People who do not will find that it withers until they are literally 'being lived'. They are acting out scripts written by parents, associates and society.

Stephen Covey

It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer.

Albert Einstein

People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.

George Allen

To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.

Samuel Smiles

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

John Dryden

Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.

J. Petit Senn