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Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.

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Submit to love faithfully and it gives a person joy. It intoxicates, it envelops, it isolates. It creates fragrance in the air, ardour from coldness, it beautifies everything around it.

Leos Janacek

Snap out of it !

Loretta Castorini, Moonstruck (1987)

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

Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.

Jim Rohn

Go ahead, make my day.

Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)

All the technology in the world will never replace a positive attitude.

Harvey Mackay

Argue for your limitations, and sure enough they're yours.

Richard Bach

Vegas, baby.

Trent, Swingers (1996)

Don't follow your dreams, chase them.

Richard Dumb

Follow your dreams.

Unknown

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

Unknown

I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.

Robert G. Ingersoll

The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.

Kahlil Gibran

It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.

Anthony Robbins

Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.

Thomas J. Watson

If money is your hope for independence, you will never have it. The only real security that a man can have in this world is a reserve of knowledge, experience and ability.

Henry Ford

It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.

Edmund Hillary

He who hesitates is lost.

Proverb

The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.

Unattributed

There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.

Mother Theresa

Sometimes your nearness takes my breath away , and all the things I want to say can find no voice. Then, in silence, I can only hope my eyes will speak my heart.

Robert Sexton

Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.

Kahlil Gibran

When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.

Mark Victor Hansen

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

Mark Twain

Immaturity can last a lifetime.

Robert Half

The dove is my emblem. I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it. I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.

Thomas Edison

Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.

Aristotle

After all is said and done, there is usually more said than done.

Anonymous

I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday.

Abraham Lincoln

Flops are a part of life's menu and I've never been a girl to miss out on any of the courses.

Rosalind Russell

The best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.

Unknown

Who, being loved, is poor ?

Oscar Wilde

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

Albert Ellis

Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.

Robert Half

The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.

Zen Proverb

Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.

W. Clement Stone

That first peak is the best place to pause and look back, to see if you took the easiest route, to learn the lessons from the first climb. And it is the best place to examine the terrain ahead, to change your plans and goals, to take a deep breath and begin climbing again.

Michael Johnson

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

Tom Clancy

Rough spots sharpen our performance. And more often than not, obstacles can be turned into advantages. You just can't let your disappointment get in the way.

Harvey Mackay

When you fish for love, bait with your heart, not your brain.

Mark Twain

Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.

Robert H. Schuller

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.

Thich Nhat Hanh

It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.

Anthony Robbins

If anything is worth trying at all, it's worth trying at least ten times.

Dean Marshall Art Linkletter

I challenge you to make your life a masterpiece. I challenge you to join the ranks of those people who live what they teach, who walk their talk.

Anthony Robbins

I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told.

Dale Carnegie

If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children.

Mahatma Gandhi

When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions.

W. Clement Stone

Be patient with yourself. Self-growth is tender , it's holy ground. There's no greater investment.

Stephen Covey

To be a champion, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.

Sugar Ray Robinson

I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened by old ones.

John Cage

If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Martha Washington

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

Zig Ziglar

Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.

Dennis Waitley

Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Faced with the choice between changing one's mind and proving that there is no need to do so, almost everyone gets busy on the proof.

John Kenneth Galbraith

Pay no attention to what the critics say , no statue has ever been erected to a critic.

Jean Sibelius

The heart that loves is always young.

Greek Proverb

A simple I love you means more than money.

Frank Sinatra

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

Mark Twain

In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.

Mignon McLaughlin

When you come to the edge of all the light you know and are about to step off into the darkness of the unknown, faith is knowing one of two things will happen. There will be something solid to stand on or you will be taught to fly.

Barbara Winter

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

Albert Einstein

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.

Albert Einstein

Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer. If you're signed up for a season, see it through. You don't have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through.

Jim Rohn

Where there's life, there's hope.

Terence

God doesn't make junk.

Unknown

Love reminds you that nothing else matters.

Amy Bushell

What the heart gives away is never gone. It is kept in the hearts of others.

Robin St. John

To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.

Francois Mauriac

Open the pod bay doors,

Dave Bowman, Hal (2001)

They can because they think they can.

Virgil

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

Thomas Henry Huxley

Great minds have purposes others have wishes.

Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving

Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.

Christina Rossetti

Ineffective people live day after day with unused potential. They experience synergy only in small, peripheral ways in their lives. But creative experiences can be produced regularly, consistently, almost daily in people's lives. It requires enormous personal security and openness and a spirit of adventure.

Stephen Covey

The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.

Allard Lowenstein

Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.

Francis Wilson

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

Helen Keller

Must you flirt ?

Ninotchka, Leon (1939)

A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.

Walter Winchell

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

J. Petit Senn

I'll have what she's having.

Customer, When Harry Met Sally (1989)

Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them, a desire, a dream, a vision.

Muhammad Ali

God, grant me the serenity to accept the things I can not change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference.

Unknown

Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

Believe in yourself.

Unknown

There is no exercise better for the heart than reaching down and lifting people up.

John Andrew Holmes Jr.

The gem can not be polished without friction, nor man be perfected without trials.

Danish Proverb

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Reason is like an open secret that can become known to anyone at any time , it is the quiet space into which everyone can enter through his own thought.

Karl Jaspers

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.

Swami Vivekananda

All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

Title of newspaper article yesterday - Vandals made off with all toilet seats in the local precinct. Police have nothing to go on.

Unknown

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

Sydney J. Harris

If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.

Henry David Thoreau