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

Peter Ustinov

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We have a responsibility in our time, as others have had in theirs, not to be prisoners of history but to shape history, a responsibility to fill the role of path-finder, and to build with others a global network of purpose and law.

Madeleine Albright

Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I have noticed that folks are generally about as happy as they make up their minds to be.

Abraham Lincoln

Friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life.

Thomas Jefferson

Sometimes even to live is an act of courage.

Seneca

You haven't failed until you quit trying.

Anonymous

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded

Ralph Waldo Emerson

An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.

Winston Churchill

That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.

Rumi

Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living.

William Bridges

Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.

Felix Adler

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Whoever is open, loyal, true ; of humane and affable demeanour, honourable himself, and in his judgement of others, faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man... .such a man is a true gentleman.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on that idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success.

Swami Vivekananda

First comes thought, then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans, then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.

Napoleon Hill

It is the marriage of the soul with Nature that makes the intellect fruitful, and gives birth to imagination.

Henry David Thoreau

Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.

Stephen Covey

The best things in life are free.

Unknown

Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.

Unknown

Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.

Admiral Collingwood

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

Blaise Pascal

This life is a hard fact, work your way through it boldly, though it may be adamantine, no matter, the soul is stronger. I have seen in life those who are overcautious about themselves fall into dangers at every step, those who are afraid of losing honor and respect, get only disgrace, and those who are always afraid of loss, always lose.

Swami Vivekananda

There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.

Anonymous

Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.

St. Francis

I think people should mate for life, like pigeons or catholics.

Isaac Davis, Manhattan (1979)

There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win -- essential to success.

Napoleon Hill

Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.

Samuel Johnson

I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference

Mark Victor Hansen

As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Nelson Mandela

There's no place like home.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz Mgm (1939)

The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.

Victor Hugo

You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

Abraham Lincoln

While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.

Hasidic Proverb

I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened by old ones.

John Cage

Let's not just transform those in need, we can also find ways to help transform those in power.

Anonymous

Love is when reality is better than your dreams.

Becky Graham

He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.

Proverb

If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.

Unknown

Fourscore and seven years ago our fathers brought forth on this continent, a new nation, conceived in Liberty, and dedicated to the proposition that all men are created equal.

Abraham Lincoln

All I want is a warm bed and a kind word and unlimited power.

Ashleigh Brilliant

First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.

Denis Healey

Who, being loved, is poor ?

Oscar Wilde

A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.

Henry David Thoreau

If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.

Anna Quindlen

Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.

Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)

Love to faults is always blind. Always is to joy inclined, winged, and unconfined. And breaks all chains from every mind.

William Blake

Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.

Franklin P. Jones

If I'd been a ranch, they would've named me the Bar Nothing.

Gilda, Gilda (1946)

Eddie, you're a born loser.

Bert Gordon, The Hustler (1961)

The unexamined life is not worth living.

Socrates

The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs" but goes right to work on the creative "how''.

Norman Vincent Peale

God doesn't make junk.

Unknown

Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.

Leo Buscaglia

If you want to be creative in your company, your career, your life, all it takes is one easy stepthe extra one. When you encounter a familiar plan, you just ask one question '' What ELSE could we do ? ''

Dale Dauten

True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.

K. Knight

Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a 'genius' is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework.

Thomas Edison

We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.

Sam Keen

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

Anonymous

Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.

Lord Chesterfield

For myself, I am an optimist -- it does not seem to be much use being anything else.

Winston Churchill

A mature man is his own judge. In the end, his only form of support is being faithful to his own convictions. The advice of others may be welcomed invaluable, but it does not free him from responsibility.

Dag Hammarskjold

So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable , and no man is useless while he has a friend.

Robert Louis Stevenson

How do I love thee ? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.

Elbert Hubbard

Commit yourself to a dream nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.

Swami Vivekananda

Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.

Kahlil Gibran

What hump ?

Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)

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

Henry Ford

Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.

Paul Sweeney

One cannot think crooked and walk straight.

Anonymous

He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.

Aristotle

All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood ; if they are not, they are not great truths.

Napoleon Hill

What lies behind us, and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

One of the things I keep learning is that the secret of being happy is doing things for other people.

Dick Gregory

Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.

W. Clement Stone

Love is the flower you've got to let grow.

John Lennon

Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.

Amelia Earhart

Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.

Richard Bach

Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.

Harvey Mackay

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.

Albert Einstein

Truth fears no questions.

Unattributed

Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Intelligence without ambition is like a bird without wings.

C. Archie Danielson

Necessity is the mother of invention.

Proverb

Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !

Lewis Carroll

Happiness consists of a solid faith, good health, and a bad memory.

Ingrid Bergman

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.

Robert H. Schuller

I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.

Kyle Schmidt

Many have encountered and overcome the challenge of homelessness Many men go fishing all their lives not knowing it is not fish they are after.

Henry David Thoreau

Only in his own way and not in any other can the one who strives perfect himself. He who lays hold of the rung of his companion and lets go of his own rung, through him neither the one nor the other will be realized.

Martin Buber

Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.

Marcus Washling

Some minds are like concrete, all mixed up and permanently set.

Anonymous

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

Thomas Jefferson

I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank