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Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.

Peter Ustinov

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The person who will not stand for something will fall for anything.

Zig Ziglar

The major reason for setting a goal is for what it makes of you to accomplish it. What it makes of you will always be the far greater value than what you get.

Jim Rohn

He who has great power should use it lightly.


We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.

Saint Bernard of Clairvaux

I never had a policy, I have just tried to do my very best each and every day.

Abraham Lincoln

Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.

Dorothy Parker

Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.

Langston Hughes

Kindness is always fashionable.

America E. Barr

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

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you can not do.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Shirley Lord

I am not overly impressed by the great names and reputations of those who might be trying to beat me to an invention... . Its their 'ideas' that appeal to me.

Thomas Edison

You can have everything in life you want if you'll just help enough other people get what they want.

Zig Ziglar

If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster.


One can spend a lifetime assigning blame, find the cause 'out there' for all the troubles that exist. Contrast this with the 'responsible attitude' of confronting the situation, bad or good, and instead of asking, 'What caused the trouble ? Who was to blame ?' asking 'How can I handle this present situation to make the most of it ? What can I salvage here ?'

Abraham Maslow

Where there is life, there is hope. Where there are hopes, there are dreams. Where there are vivid dreams repeated, they become goals. Goals become the action plans and game plans that winners dwell on in intricate detail, knowing that achievement is almost automatic when the goal becomes an inner commitment. The response to the challenges of life -- purpose -- is the healing balm that enables each of us to face up to adversity and strife.

Dennis Waitley

Truth fears no questions.


There is time for everything.

Thomas Edison

Be happy for this moment. This moment is your life.


Hatred stirreth up strifes, but love covereth all sins.


My bounty is as boundless as the sea, My love as deep, the more I give to thee the more I have for both are infinite.


Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.

Chinese Proverb

To understand your parents love you must raise children yourself.

Chinese Proverb

When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.

W. Clement Stone

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.

Anais Nin

You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.

Irish Proverb

Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas

You. too, can determine what you want. You can decide on your major objectives, targets, aims, and destination. quotes

Zig Ziglar

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

Mahatma Gandhi

He who hesitates is lost !


Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , Wisdom is humble that she knows no more.

William Cowper

What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Education is not filling a bucket, but lighting a fire.

William Yeats

We're on a mission from God.

Elwood Blues, The Blues Brothers (1980)

Love is my religion, I could die for it.

John Keats

The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world. There is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.

George Catlin

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo Buscaglia

Do what you love and the money will follow

Marsha Sinetar

Love reminds you that nothing else matters.

Amy Bushell

Don't dream it be it.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1973)

Goals give you more than a reason to get up in the morning, they are an incentive to keep you going all day. Goals tend to tap the deeper resources and draw the best out of life.

Harvey Mackay

Let us strive on to finish the work we are in

Abraham Lincoln

Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.

Brian Tracy

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Curse ruthless time ! Curse our mortality. How cruelly short is the allotted span for all we must cram into it.

Winston Churchill

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol

Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.

Zig Ziglar

When I was a boy of fourteen, my father was so ignorant I could hardly stand to have the old man around. But when I got to be twenty-one, I was astonished at how much the old man had learned in seven years.

Mark Twain

When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.

Abraham Lincoln

Indecision is the seedling of fear.

Napoleon Hill

Where there is love there is no darkness.

Burundi Proverb

I have loved to the point of madness, that which is called madness, that which to me, is the only sensible way to love.

Francoise Sagan

Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.

Emily Dickinson

Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.


Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence, is the key to unlocking our potential.

Winston Churchill

It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is to not make the attempt.

Suellen Fried

Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconscious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character

Stephen Covey

Absence makes the heart grow fonder.


Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

Success is never wondering what if.

Karrie Huffman

We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.

George Bernard Shaw

Each person born into this world represents something new, something that never existed before, something original and unique.

Martin Buber

Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.

J.M. Barrie

There is no chance, no fate, no destiny that can circumvent, or hinder, or control a firm resolve of a determined soul.


Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.

Stephen A. Brennan

Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today.

James Dean

The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.

Winston Churchill

If to do good were easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men's cottages princes' palaces.

William Shakespeare

You will become as small as your controlling desire ; as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

Love thy neighbour as thyself.


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

Winston Churchill

Each day I love you more, today more than yesterday and less than tomorrow.

Rosemonde Gerard

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


Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands.

Zig Ziglar

A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

Cushion the painful effects of hard blows by keeping the enthusiasm going strong, even if doing so requires struggle.

Norman Vincent Peale

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.

William James

Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.

Duffy, Chinatown (1974)

The man who lives without conflict, who lives with beauty and love, is not frightened of death because to love is to die.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Wisdom is knowing what to do next.

David Starr Jordan

The beginning of anxiety is the end of faith, and the beginning of true faith is the end of anxiety.

George Mueller

Learning is finding out what we already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You are all learners, doers, and teachers.

Richard Bach

A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.


Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

What is essential is invisible to the eyes.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

To God, there is no zero. I still exist.

Scott Carey, The Incredible Shrinking Man (1957)

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

Peter F. Drucker

You are what you think you are.

Bob Richards

Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.

Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)

If you don't learn from your mistakes, there's no sense making them.


What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.

Jerome Cummings

You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.


Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.

Anthony Robbins

Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.

Napoleon Hill

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

Thomas Edison

First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, "I believe'' three times.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Swami Vivekananda