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The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.

Richard B. Sheridan

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Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.

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Those people who develop the ability to continuously acquire new and better forms of knowledge that they can apply to their work and to their lives will be the movers and shakers in our society for the indefinite future.

Brian Tracy

If you want to test your memory, try to recall what you were worrying about one year ago today.

E. Joseph Cossman

If you judge people, you have no time to love them.

Mother Teresa

Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.

Anonymous

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.

Henry Ford

When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.

W. Clement Stone

What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

Optimists are right. So are pessimists. It's up to you to choose which you will be.

Harvey Mackay

If parents pass enthusiasm along to their children, they will leave them an estate of incalculable value.

Thomas Edison

He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The old religions said that he was an atheist who did not believe in god. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.

Swami Vivekananda

I wouldn't give you two cents for all your fancy rules if, behind them, they didn't have a little bit of plain, ordinary, everyday kindness and a little looking out for the other fella, too.

Jefferson Smith, Mr. Smith Goes To Washington (1939)

Gravitation can not be held responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving ; they make mistakes, but they do not quit.

Conrad Hilton

Love works in miracles every day, such as weakening the strong, and stretching the weak , making fools of the wise, and wise men of fools , favoring the passions, destroying reason, and in a word, turning everything topsy-turvy.

Marguerite De Valois

Work is love made manifest.

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If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

Derek Bok

To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

One of the greatest moments in anybody's developing experience is when he no longer tries to hide from himself but determines to get acquainted with himself as he really is.

Norman Vincent Peale

The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.

Eden Phillpotts

A man is about as big as the things that make him angry.

Winston Churchill

There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.

Logan Pearsall Smith

Bumper Sticker - Join the Army. See the world, travel to far away places, meet exotic people and kill them.

Unknown

You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.

Dennis Waitley

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.

Zig Ziglar

No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.

Napoleon Hill

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

William Edward Hickson

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

Women wish to be loved not because they are pretty, or good, or well bred, or graceful, or intelligent, but because they are themselves.

Henri Frederic Amiel

We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.

Brian Tracy

Love is friendship set on fire.

Jeremy Taylor

Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.

Ron Wild

To love is to place our happiness in the happiness of another.

Gottfried Wilhem Von Leibniz

Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.

J.M. Barrie

To know oneself is to study oneself in action with another person.

Bruce Lee

If you can dream it, you can do it.

Walt Disney

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

You cannot change your destination overnight, but you can change your direction overnight.

Jim Rohn

Love is that condition in which the happiness of another person is essential to your own.

Robert A. Heinlein

Happiness can not be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.

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Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only

Plautus

Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.

Unknown

Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.

Stephen Covey

Find the good -- and praise it.

Alex Haley

Life has taught us that love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking outward together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

He gives strength to the weary and increases the power of the weak. Even youths grow tired and weary, and young men stumble and fall , but those who hope in the Lord will renew their strength. They will soar on wings like eagles, they will run and not grow weary, they will walk and not be faint.

Isaiah

Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.

Bruce Lee

We are all in the gutter but some of us are looking at the stars.

Oscar Wilde

This is the people's war ! It is our war ! We are the fighters ! Fight it, then ! Fight it with all that is in us, and may god defend the right.

Vicar, Mrs Miniver (1942)

Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.

Zig Ziglar

Real glory springs from the silent conquest of ourselves.

Anonymous

You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.

Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)

Bad news, compadres, this place is magic as hell.

Taako

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

Maya Angelou

There are no mistakes, save one, the failure to learn from a mistake.

Robert Fripp

Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.

Andy Warhol

The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.

Moliere

Tell me and I forget , show me and I remember , involve me and I understand.

Anonymous

Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.

Larry Scherwitz

You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.

Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)

Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.

Hasidic Proverb

When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.

W. Clement Stone

Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

It is the marriage of the soul with Nature that makes the intellect fruitful, and gives birth to imagination.

Henry David Thoreau

The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!

Anthony Robbins

Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.

Guillaume Apollinaire

Whoever is open, loyal, true ; of humane and affable demeanour, honourable himself, and in his judgement of others, faithful to his word as to law, and faithful alike to God and man... .such a man is a true gentleman.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.

Anonymous

Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.

Louis Pasteur

It is not length of life, but depth of life.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.

Ingrid Bergman

Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them ?

Abraham Lincoln

Love asks me no questions, and gives me endless support.

William Shakespeare

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.

Mark Twain

I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about.

Mark Victor Hansen

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

Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.

Unknown

I love him because he's the kind of guy who gets drunk on a glass of buttermilk, and I love the way he blushes right up over his ears. I love him because he doesn't know how to kiss, the jerk !

Sugarpuss O'Shea, Ball Of Fire (1941)

The course of true love never did run smooth.

Shakespeare

Open your ears before you open your mouth, it may surprise your eyes !

Earl Nightingale

Laughing at our mistakes can lengthen our own life. Laughing at someone else's can shorten it.

Cullen Hightower

Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.

Benjamin Disraeli

The calla lilies are in bloom again.

Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)

You will come to know that what appears today to be a sacrifice will prove instead to be the greatest investment that you will ever make.

Gorden B. Hinkley

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

Mahatma Gandhi

You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.

J.S. Knox

Problems cannot be solved at the same level of awareness that created them.

Albert Einstein

Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.

T.S. Eliot

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.

Margaret Mead

They can because they think they can.

Virgil

One does evil enough when one does nothing good.

German Proverb

Never give an order that can't be obeyed.

General Douglas MacArthur

I know you are, but what am I ?

Pee-Wee Herman, Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (1985)

Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.

C.N. Bovee

Peace can not be kept by force. It can only be achieved by understanding.

Albert Einstein

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

Unknown

He that has done nothing has known nothing.

Thomas Carlyle

To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.

W. Clement Stone