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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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Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.

Abraham Maslow

How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.

Unknown

Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous, you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides.

Margaret Thatcher

The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

The doctor and the pastor ask about your health, but eternity makes you responsible for your condition.

Soren Kierkegaard

Every action that helps us manifest our divine nature more and more is good, every action that retards it is evil.

Swami Vivekananda

Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.

Benjamin Franklin

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

Dorothy Day

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

In the midst of winter, I found there was within me an invincible summer.

Albert Careb

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

Thomas Edison

I don't like your manners.

Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)

This is the beginning of a new day.

Unknown

Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.

Rhett Butler, Gone With The Wind (1939)

To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.

Bunker Hunt

Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi

Ask nothing, want nothing in return. Give what you have to give, it will come back to you, but do not think of that now.

Swami Vivekananda

If we are going to teach 'creation science' as an alternative to evolution, then we should also teach the stork theory as an alternative to biological reproduction.

Judith Hayes

Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.

Karl G. Maeser

The greatest humiliation in life is to work hard on something from which you expect appreciation, and then fail to get it.

Edgar Watson Howe

Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.

Lisa Hoffman

Friendship is not born of words alone.

Armenian Proverb

A lie keeps growing and growing until it's as clear as the nose on your face.

The Blue Fairy, Pinocchio (1940)

The death of fear is in doing what you fear to do.

Sequichie Comingdeer

Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.

Thomas Jefferson

Do you like scary movies ?

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If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.

Dale Carnegie

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about that you think.

Swami Vivekananda

Love is a butterfly, which when pursued is just beyond your grasp, but if you will sit down quietly it may alight upon you.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

No general can fight his battles alone. He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.

Philip Armour

Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.

Rhett Butler

Don't knock masturbation. It's sex with someone I love.

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.

Albert Einstein

I'm Multi-Dimensional !

Taako

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

Anonymous

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.

H.L. Mencken

The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.

Mahatma Gandhi

There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.

Denis Waitley

When you shoot a mime, should you use blanks ?

Steven Wright

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

Theodore Roosevelt

Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.

Jim Rohn

You could unwrap a Fudgesicle at the first light and never touch the brake lever till you threw away the stick.

Tom Hannah

You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

Abraham Lincoln

To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.

John W. Turk

For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us.

Donald Williams

You can be greater than anything that can happen to you.

Norman Vincent Peale

There's no crying in baseball !

Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)

We rob banks.

Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)

Love reminds you that nothing else matters.

Amy Bushell

We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?

Swami Vivekananda

The history of the world is but the biography of great men.

Thomas Carlyle

No fate is worse than a life without a love.

Mexican Proverb

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

Bertrand Russell

To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.

Samuel Butler

To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable

Helen Keller

They are able because they think they are able.

Virgil

Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night.

Margaret Mead

Your attitude determines your altitude.

Zig Ziglar

Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.

Rollo May

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

The more we grow in love, virtue and holiness, the more we see love, virtue and holiness outside.

Swami Vivekananda

Was there ever a more horrible blasphemy than the statement that all the knowledge of god is confined to this or that book ? How dare men call god infinite, and yet try to compress him within the covers of a little book !

Swami Vivekananda

Men like my father cannot die. They are with me still - - real in memory as they were in flesh, loving and beloved forever. How green was my valley then.

Huw Morgan, How Green Was My Valley (1941)

Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity.

Darrell Royal

So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.

W. Clement Stone

You have available to you, right now, a powerful supercomputer. This powerful tool has been used through-out history to take people from rags to riches, from poverty and obscurity to success and fame, from unhappiness and frustration to joy and self-fulfillment, and it can do the same for you.

Brian Tracy

Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.

Rene Dubos

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

Maya Angelou

Love thy neighbour as thyself.

Matthew

We didn't land on plymouth rock. Plymouth rock landed on us !

Malcolm X, Malcolm X (1992)

Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

Thomas Jefferson

Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week.

Anonymous

Love as much as you can from wherever you are.

Elizabeth Ashley

I was never tired of listening to his wisdom or imparting my own.

Winston Churchill

You only get out what you put in.

Unknown

Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.

Unknown

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

Thomas Jefferson

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is often a step forward.

Thomas Edison

Take a chance ! All life is a chance. The man who goes the furthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.

Dale Carnegie

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

William Wordsworth

If you listen to your fears, you will die never knowing what a great person you might have been.

Robert H. Schuller

You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.

Charles Buxton

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

Fortune and love favor the brave.

Ovid

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.

Ambrose Redmoon

An Indian's dress of deer skins, which is wet a hundred times upon his back, dries soft; and his lodge also, which stands in the rains, and even through the severity of winter, is taken down as soft and as clean as when it was first put up.

George Catlin

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

Helen Keller

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.

Susan Taylor

Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible.

Mother Teresa

Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.

Daniel Monroe Tuttle

I've looked around enough to know that you're the one I want to go through time with.

Jim Croce

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

Plato

Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.

Greg Anderson

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

Peter F. Drucker

Fractures well cured make us more strong.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Thomas Edison