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Never discourage anyonewho continually makes progress, no matter how slow.

Plato

Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.

Plato

The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.

Plato

The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.

Plato

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.

Plato

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Hatred stirreth up strifes, but love covereth all sins.

Proverb

Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.

Brian Tracy

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask !

W. Clement Stone

Conversation is an art in which a man has all mankind for his competitors, for it is that which all are practicing every day while they live.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.

Abraham Lincoln

If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?

Hillel

What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.

Proverb

It ain't over till it's over.

Yogi Berra

A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.

Confucius

Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.

Thomas Fuller

When I hear somebody sigh, 'Life is hard', I am always tempted to ask, 'Compared to what ?'

Sydney Harris

Respect the past in the full measure of its desserts, but do not make the mistake of confusing it with the present nor seek in it the ideals of the future.

Jose Incenerios

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

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

Today is the first day of the rest of your life.

Unknown

Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.

Henry Ford

Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.

William Makepeace Thackeray

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.

Marianne Williamson

Every day in every way I am getting better and better.

Unknown

In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.

Thomas Jefferson

You might well remember that nothing can bring you success but yourself.

Napoleon Hill

We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.

Anthony Robbins

Learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.

Maya Angelou

He who risks and fails can be forgiven. He who never risks and never fails is a failure in his whole being.

Paul Tillich

Don't quit.

Unknown

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

Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)

We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.

Cicero

Stand upon the self, only then can we truly love the world. Take a very high stand, knowing our universal nature, we must look with perfect calmness upon all the panorama of the world.

Swami Vivekananda

The courage to be is the courage to accept oneself, in spite of being unacceptable.

Paul Tillich

Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.

Charles F. Kettering

If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.

Unknown

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.

Theodore Roosevelt

High expectations are the key to everything.

Sam Walton

Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.

Tom Clancy

If you don't like something, change it, if you can't change it, change your attitude.

Maya Angelou

When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.

Helen Keller

To go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see every day, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.

Theodore H. White

You're tearing me apart !

Jim Stark, Rebel Without Cause (1955)

Romance is the fuel that keeps love burning hot.

Rusty Silvey

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.

Unknown

Some people come into our lives and quickly go, some stay for a while and leave footprints in our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.

Unknown

Get away from her, you bitch !

Ripley, Aliens (1986)

Necessity is the mother of invention.

Proverb

When you can't solve the problem, manage it.

Robert H. Schuller

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

Mahatma Gandhi

Came but for friendship, and took away love.

Thomas Moore

Bring out the gimp.

Zed, Pulp Fiction (1994)

I am both pleased but astonished by the fact that mankind has not yet begun to use all the means and devices that are available for destruction. I hope that such weapons are never manufactured in quantity.

Thomas Edison

Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.

Lord Byron

It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are.

Roy Disney

Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell'em, Certainly I can ! - and get busy and find out how to do it

Theodore Roosevelt

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

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Andy Warhol

The way we see the problem is the problem.

Stephen Covey

This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.

Robert Kincaid

When I look around, I always learn something and that is to be always yourself. And to express yourself. To have faith in yourself. Do not go out and look for a successful personality and duplicate it. Start from the very root of being, which is how can I be me?

Bruce Lee

I know it was you, Fredo. You broke my heart. You broke my heart.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)

To go fast, row slowly.

Norman Vincent Peale

You must tolerate that which you can not change.

Spanish Proverb

When I give a minister an order, I leave it to him to find the means to carry it out.

Napoleon Bonaparte

You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.

David Levesque

Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.

Swami Vivekananda

Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.

Maya Angelou

What you do speaks so loudly that I can not hear what you say.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Never give in -- never, never, never, never.

Winston Churchill

Well, it's not the men in your life that counts, it's the life in your men.

Tira, I'm No Angel (1933)

Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.

Douglas Adams

The art of love, is largely the art of persistence.

Albert Ellis

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.

Alexander Smith

Believe that the loose ball that you are chasing has your name on it.

Coach K

Don't dream it be it.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1973)

Vegas, baby.

Trent, Swingers (1996)

Children are all foreigners.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Go as far as you can see and when you get there, you will always be able to see farther.

Zig Ziglar

Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.

Norman Vincent Peale

How we spend our days is of course how we spend our lives.

Annie Dillard

Money without brains is always dangerous.

Napoleon Hill

Don't call me a saint - I don't want to be dismissed that easily.

Dorothy Day

Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes-- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds'--can you help others do the same.

Carlo Brumat

I have been astonished that men could die martyrs for their religion. I have shuddered at it. I shudder no more. I could be martyr'd for my religion. Love is my religion. And I could die for that. I could die for you.

John Keats

You must motivate yourself every day.

Matthew Stasior

Love is a many splendered thing.

Nat King Cole

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

If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.

Blaise Pascal

There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.

Red Cloud

After all, tomorrow is another day !

Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)

I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.

The Shulamite

Face it girls, I'm older and I have more insurance.

Evelyn Couch, Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)

Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.

John Cotton Dana

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.

Albert Einstein

The leader wonders about everything, wants to learn as much as he can, is willing to take risks, experiment, try new things. He does not worry about failure, but embraces errors, knowing he will learn from them.

Warren G. Bennis

There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.

Alfred Adler

A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.

Bob Dylan

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

Marcel Proust

Ideals are like stars, you will not succeed in touching them with your hands, but like the seafaring man on the desert of waters, you choose them as your guides, and following them, you reach your destiny.

Carl Schurz

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

Cicero

You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.

Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)

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

Life is a banquet, and most poor suckers are starving to death !

Mame Dennis, Auntie Mame (1958)

Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into !

Oliver, Sons Of The Desert (1933)