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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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If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.

Confucius

Love is like swallowing hot chocolate, before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time.

Anonymous

Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !

Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)

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

What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?

John Milton

Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Seduce my mind and you can have my body, find my soul and I'm yours forever.

Anonymous

If I know what love is, it is because of you.

Hermann Hesse

Formal education will make you a living, self education will make you a fortune.

Jim Rohn

Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.

Robert M. Pirsig

An army of lions commanded by a deer will never be an army of lions.

Napoleon Bonaparte

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

Annie Dillard

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

The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.

Arnold Glasgow

There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Mahatma Gandhi

Just as our eyes need light in order to see, our minds need ideas in order to conceive.

Napoleon Hill

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Lao Tzu

There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.

Anthony Robbins

For hope is but the dream of those that wake.

Matthew Prior

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The foundation my parents laid down with our faith continues to be my core.

Christy Borgeld

Winners lose much more often than losers. So if you keep losing but you're still trying, keep it up ! You're right on track.

Matthew Keith Groves

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

A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another.

Thomas Edison

Success is a journey not a destination.

Ben Sweetland

The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.

Robert Half

I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among my people the greatest asset I possess, and the way to develop the best in a person is by appreciation and encouragement. I believe in giving people incentive to work. So I am anxious to praise but loath to find fault. I am hearty in my approbation and lavish in my praise.

Charles M. Schwab

My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.

Swami Vivekananda

Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying.

W. Clement Stone

Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, 'Well, I'll have a go, too.'

Margaret Thatcher

My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

Abraham Lincoln

The great end of life is not knowledge but action.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Be bold, and mighty forces will come to your aid.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

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 power of imagination makes us infinite.

John Muir

We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.

Donald Curtis

Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.

John Cotton Dana

Love in its essence is spiritual fire.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

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

Albert Einstein

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

Imitate until you emulate, match and surpass those who launched you. It's the highest form of thankfulness.

Mark Victor Hansen

Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.

Anonymous

Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.

Norman Vincent Peale

The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.

Dolly Parton

Sanctuary !

Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)

I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.

Nada, They Live (1988)

Talent is formed in solitude, character in the bustle of the world.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.

Afghan Proverb

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

Coach K

Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.

Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)

We all go a little mad sometimes.

Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)

In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.

Janos Arany

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal

Earl Nightingale

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

Irish Proverb

Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.

Napoleon Hill

Better late than never.

Proverb

Where there is great love, there are always wishes.

Willa Cather

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement, nothing can be done without hope and confidence.

Helen Keller

Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.

Mingjiao

A man's ethical behavior should be based effectually on sympathy, education, and social ties. No religious basis is necessary. Man would indeed be in a poor way if he had to be restrained by fear of punishment and hope of reward after death.

Albert Einstein

Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.

Egyptian Proverb

The successful man is the average man, focused.

Anonymous

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

Unknown

We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.

John W. Turk

All the negative thoughts and ideas that are in the world have proceeded from this evil spirit of fear. Are people so afraid ? The answer is that they have made themselves helpless and dependent on others

Swami Vivekananda

It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.

Publius Terence

People who are afraid to fail can never experience the joys of success.

Pete Zafra

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

Swami Vivekananda

We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.

Tom Robbins

I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.

Brian Tracy

The brain and muscles must develop simultaneously. Iron nerves with an intelligent brain - and the whole world is at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

Love is the only gold.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.

Washington Irving

If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.

W. Clement Stone

No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.

Ronald Reagan

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

Lawrence LeShan

Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

Love may make the world go around, but it's laughter that keeps us from getting dizzy.

Donald Zochert

Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.

Winston Churchill

You're tearing me apart !

Jim Stark, Rebel Without Cause (1955)

A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity , an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

Never Quit.

Unknown

There is something inside all of us that yearns not for reason but for mystery, not for penetrating clear thought but for the whisperings of the irrational, not for science but for wizardry disguised as science, not for rationally founded influence but for magic.

Karl Jaspers

I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.

Martha Washington

Strike while the iron is hot.

Proverb

And let it spring from love, born out of concern for all beings.

Buddha

Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.

Anonymous

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

Taako

Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.

Mother Teresa

Success doesn't come to you, you go to it.

Marva Collins

Hatred stirreth up strifes, but love covereth all sins.

Proverb

To give away money is an easy matter and in any mans power. But to decide to whom to give it, and how large, and when, and for what purpose and how, is neither in any mans power nor an easy matter

Aristotle

The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.

Anita Brookner

I do not think much of a man who does not know more today than he did yesterday.

Abraham Lincoln

Life is the flower for which love is the honey.

Victor Hugo

There are millions of children today who don't attend school. However, education is the only way to get ahead in this country.

Azim Premji