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To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

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There are few people who can manage more than their own business.

Martha Washington

You're good, you're very good.

Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)

Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.

William Butler Yeats

Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot , but make it hot by striking.

William B. Sprague

There are times when a man should be content with what he has but never with what he is.

William George Jordan

Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.

William Curry

He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.

Benjamin Franklin

Watch the skies, everywhere, keep looking ! Keep watching the skies !

Ned Scotty Scott, The Thing From Another World (1951)

Thou art to me a delicious torment.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.

Harvey Mackay

In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

If you mean to profit, learn to please.

Winston Churchill

The glow of inspiration warms us, it is a holy rapture.


Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Love is the only rational act.

Morrie Schwarz

For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.

Anthony Robbins

He who stops being better stops being good.

Oliver Cromwell

You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.

Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)

For the first time in my life, people cheering for me. Were you deaf ? Didn't you hear 'em ? We're not hitchhiking any more. We're riding.

Michael Kelly, Champion (1949)

I'm here to fight for truth, justice, and the american way.

Superman, Superman (1978)

The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.

Thomas J. Watson

Strength is life, weakness is death. Expansion is life, contraction is death. Love is life, hatred is death.

Swami Vivekananda

The only time I really become discouraged is when I think of all the things I would like to do and the little time I have in which to do them.

Thomas Edison

If you can dream it, you can do it.

Walt Disney

Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.

Bernice Johnson Reagon

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

William James

Perspective is in the quiet of a walk, the wisdom of a good book, or the harmony of your favorite music. I find it sometimes in the slow peace of fishing.

Michael Johnson

Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.

Phyllis Diller

The only abnormality is the incapacity to love.

Anais Nin

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.

Dale Carnegie

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

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.

Dennis Waitley

One sure-fire way to stay creative force yourself to learn something new.

Harvey Mackay

The "Inside-Out" approach to personal and self , even more fundamentally, to start with the most inside part of self - with your paradigms, your character, and your motives. The inside-out approach says that private victories precede public victories, that making and keeping promises to ourselves precedes making and keeping promises to others. It says it is futile to put personality ahead of character, to try to improve relationships with others before improving ourselves.

Stephen Covey

People who look down on other people don't end up being looked up to.

Robert Half

I'm willing when time permits to honestly express or to open myself to you, to act as a sort of sign pole for a traveler.

Bruce Lee

If the ladder is not leaning against the right wall, every step we take just gets us to the wrong place faster.

Stephen Covey

Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.


Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

Success is the proper utilization of failure.


Goals are the fuel in the furnace of achievement.

Brian Tracy

Love is made by two people, in different kinds of solitude. It can be in a crowd, but in an oblivious crowd.

Louis Aragon

The harder I work, the luckier I get.

Samuel Goldwyn

It's hard to tell your mind to stop loving someone, when your heart still does.

Mallory Jones

A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you have n't truly decided.

Anthony Robbins

The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.

Publilius Syrus

When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.

Zig Ziglar

Growth and change are never easy... If it were easy, you would have done it long ago.

Lawrence LeShan

To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.

Charles A. Lindbergh

Above all, beware of compromises. I do not mean that you are to get into antagonism with anybody, but you have to hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others "fads" through the greed of getting supporters.

Swami Vivekananda

Intelligence without ambition is like a bird without wings.

C. Archie Danielson

When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.

William Shakespeare

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


A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.

John P. Strelecky

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


Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.

Dennis Waitley

Patience and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.

Chinese Proverb

Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.

Jim Rohn

Remember when you see a man at the top of a mountain, he didn't fall there.


Challenges are what make life interesting , overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.

Joshua J. Marine

There are no secrets to success it is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

Colin Powell

Love is a many splendered thing.

Nat King Cole

Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. Its not the hard work that kills, its the worrying that kills.

Thomas Edison

Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.

W. Clement Stone

The ancestor of every action is a thought.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

No man is happy who does not think himself so.

Publilius Syrus

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

William Bridges

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

Zig Ziglar

Soul meets soul on lover's lips.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

For love is heaven, and heaven is love.

Sir Walter Scott

It's never too late to be what you might have been.

George Eliot

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

Irish Proverb

Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.

Robert Half

It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

There's always a way - if you're committed.

Anthony Robbins

Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.

Stephen Covey

You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.

Eleanor Roosevelt

If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

Derek Bok

Funny like I'm a clown ? I amuse you ?

Tommy De Vito, Goodfellas (1990)

True love begins when nothing is looked for in return.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

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


All progress occurs because people dare to be different

Harry Milner

You were made perfectly to be loved and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.

Maya Angelou

What hump ?

Igor, Young Frankenstein (1974)

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

Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)

What do they think I am, dumb or something ? Why, I make more money than Calvin Coolidge ! Put together !

Lina Lamont, Singin (1952)

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

Albert Einstein

Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?

Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)

Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in kansas anymore.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Is it just me or is the grim reaper a straight-up hottie ?


We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.


Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.

Les Brown

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

You are what you think you are.

Bob Richards

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.

Albert Einstein

Above all, beware of compromises. Hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others fads through the greed of getting supporters. Your atman is the support of the universe - whose support do you stand in need of ?

Swami Vivekananda

How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.


Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes, and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.

James Anthony Froude

Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.

Afghan Proverb