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The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.

Pierre Abelard

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If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

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No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.

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All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.

Thomas Edward Lawrence

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

There is no instinct like that of the heart.

Lord Byron

Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

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

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.

Birke Baehr

Time is an equal opportunity employer. Each human being has exactly the same number of hours and minutes every day. Rich people can't buy more hours. Scientists can't invent new minutes. And you can't save time to spend it on another day. Even so, time is amazingly fair and forgiving. No matter how much time you've wasted in the past, you still have an entire tomorrow. quotes

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If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up.

Norman Vincent Peale

I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.

Albert Einstein

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

Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)

Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.

Robert H. Schuller

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.

Mahatma Gandhi

Only that day dawns to which we are awake.

Henry David Thoreau

When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.

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The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.

Swami Vivekananda

Good habits are as addictive as bad habits, and a lot more rewarding.

Harvey Mackay

You are what you think about all day long.

Robert Schuller

It has been my philosophy of life that difficulties vanish when faced boldly.

Isaac Asimov

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

Confucius

Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.

Swami Vivekananda

Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.

Thomas Henry Huxley

It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.

Dale Carnegie

Snap out of it !

Loretta Castorini, Moonstruck (1987)

We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.

Cicero

Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.

Robert H. Schuller

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.

Unknown

I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.

Robert Southey

I think and think for months and years. Ninety-nine times, the conclusion is false. The hundredth time I am right.

Albert Einstein

As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.

Albert Einstein

Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?

Mark Twain

You may conquer with the sword, but you are conquered by a kiss.

Daniel Heinsius

You don't understand ! I could've had class. I could've been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am.

Terry Malloy, On The Waterfront (1954)

Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.

Michael Jordan

No fate is worse than a life without a love.

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It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed.

Napoleon Hill

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We judge of man's wisdom by his hope.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Our life is what our thoughts make it.

Marcus Aurelius

This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.

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The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.

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Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.

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Rosebud.

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Wherever there's a fight so hungry people can eat, I'll be there.

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To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

The positive thinker is a hard-headed, tough-minded, and factual realist. He sees all the difficulties clearly... which is more than can be said for the average negative thinker. But he sees more than difficulties -- he tries to see the solutions of those difficulties.

Norman Vincent Peale

Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.

Unknown

It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.

Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)

Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.

Thornton Wilder

The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.

Jesus

Ultimately we know deeply that the other side of every fear is a freedom.

Marilyn Ferguson

Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.

Helen Keller

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

J. Petit Senn

Don't fall victim to your own melodrama. Keep things in perspective. The odds are that your problem is solvable. Address the solution and don't dwell on the problem to the point at which it paralyzes you.

Harvey Mackay

Fat, drunk, and stupid is no way to go through life, son.

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We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.

Jawaharlal Nehru

No man is free who is not master of himself.

Epictetus

This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.

Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.

Anonymous

It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.

Marcel Proust

A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards.

Karl Kraus

There are no mistakes, save one, the failure to learn from a mistake.

Robert Fripp

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

John Quincy Adams

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

Albert Einstein

Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.

Leo Tolstoy

Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.

William Wordsworth

I can change. I can live out my imagination instead of my memory. I can tie myself to my limitless potential instead of my limiting past.

Stephen Covey

The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.

Plutarch

A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it.

Chinese Proverb

The doctor of the future will give no medicine but will interest his patients in the care of the human frame, in diet and in the cause and prevention of disease.

Thomas Edison

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

Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

George Bernard Shaw

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

Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.

Jim Rohn

Work spares us from three evils boredom, vice, and need.

Voltaire

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.

Darrell Royal

The heart does not respond to principles and programs, it seeks not efficiency, but passion.

John Eldredge

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Edward Young

I wouldn't give you two cents for all your fancy rules if, behind them, they didn't have a little bit of plain, ordinary, everyday kindness and a little looking out for the other fella, too.

Jefferson Smith, Mr. Smith Goes To Washington (1939)

Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education.

Stephen Covey

I want the fairy tale.

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Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.

Donald Trump

If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance.

Anonymous

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

Winston Churchill

Ability is sexless.

Christabel Pankhurst

Our happiness depends on the habit of mind we cultivate. So practice happy thinking every day. Cultivate the merry heart, develop the happiness habit, and life will become a continual feast.

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Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.

Marcus Aurelius

Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?

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If you look at what you have in life, You'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, You'll never have enough.

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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

Don't fear, just live right.

Neal A. Maxwell

God gives us our relatives - thank God we can choose our friends.

Ethel Watts Mumford

Astrology and all these mystical things are generally signs of a weak mind, therefore as soon as they are becoming prominent in our minds, we should see a physician, take good food, and rest.

Swami Vivekananda

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

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