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Never say more than is necessary.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

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When we place blame, we give away our power.

Greg Anderson

There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.

Narrator, The Naked City (1948)

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

You have the power to think what you want. No matter what the circumstance.

Anonymous

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

Abraham Lincoln

Love is the immortal flow of energy that nourishes, extends and preserves. It's eternal goal is life.

Smiley Blanton

Big pay and little responsibility are circumstances seldom found together.

Napoleon Hill

Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.

Erich Fromm

The greatest sin is to think yourself weak.

Swami Vivekananda

Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.

Virgil

Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.

Micheal Pritchard

Words do two major things : They provide food for the mind and create light for understanding and awareness.

Jim Rohn

The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

E.E. Cummings

Attitude is everything.

Unknown

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.

Jawaharlal Nehru

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

Paul Tillich

O Captain ! My Captain ! our fearful trip is done.

Walt Whitman

The life which is unexamined is not worth living

Socrates

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

Abraham Lincoln

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

This isn't a dream ! This is really happening !

Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)

When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up

Jim Rohn

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

Marva Collins

I thought that training for the Olympics would be hardest thing I would ever have to do," former Olympic gymnast Jordyn Wieber said in court. "But the hardest thing I've ever had to do is process that I am a victim of Larry Nassar. But even though I'm a victim, I do not and will not live my life as one.

Jordyn Wieber

Life is change ; growth is optional. Choose wisely.

Karen Kaiser Clark

The best way out is always through.

Robert Frost

I am fond of only what comes from the heart.

Martha Washington

Why is it that the more mistakes people make, the more paranoid they become about other people's mistakes ?

Robert Half

Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities, they will never come.

Janet Erskine Stuart

Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.

Victor Hugo

This too, shall pass.

Persian Proverb

You can't express every feeling that you have every moment that you have them.

When Harry Met Sally

Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.

Paul Sweeney

The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.

Steven Covey

Romanticism is not just a mode, it literally eats into every life. Women will never get rid of just waiting for the right man.

Anita Brookner

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

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1974)

The important thing is this, to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are, for what we could become.

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

It is not good for all our wishes to be filled , through sickness we recognize the value of health, through evil, the value of good, through hunger, the value of food, through exertion, the value of rest.

Greek Proverb

Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.

Robert Half

If you face a delicate situation, don't go into it wearing your spurs or you'll rip it apart. Instead, dress for the occasion. Cloak yourself in diplomacy. Vest yourself with wisdom, and wear a smile.

Anne Mackay Thompson

The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.

Yogi Berra

It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.

Zig Ziglar

I want the fairy tale.

Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)

All paths lead nowhere, so it is important to choose a path that has heart.

Carlos Castaneda

It's hard to believe that you haven't had sex for two hundred years.

Luna Schlosser, Miles Monroe (1973)

Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live.

Jim Rohn

With my brains and your looks, we could go places.

Frank Chambers, The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)

What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

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

Jim Rohn

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

Edgar Allan Poe

The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.

Elmer Davis

I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.

John Stuart Mill

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

Robert Fripp

The first duty of love is to listen.

Paul Tillich

Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our equations. But to me our equations are far more important, for politics are only a matter of present concern. A mathematical equation stands forever.

Albert Einstein

The more often a man feels without acting, the less he'll be able to act. And in the long run, the less he'll be able to feel.

C.S. Lewis

Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.

William Makepeace Thackeray

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

We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly.

Sam Keen

It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.

Louis Kossuth

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David Riklan

Go to the people. Learn from them. Live with them. Start with what they know. Build with what they have. The best of leaders when the job is done, when the task is accomplished, the people will say we have done it ourselves.

Lao Tzu

One million dollars !

Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)

Constant dripping hollows out a stone.

Lucretius

Thou love life ? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff that life is made of.

Benjamin Franklin

Vision doesn't usually come as a lightening bolt. Rather it comes as a slow crystallization of life challenges that we one day recognize as a beautiful diamond with great value to ourselves and others.

Michael Norwood

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

There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.

William Wordsworth

The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.

Leo Rosten

The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.

Jim Rohn

In Heaven the economy is run by the Germans, the French do the cooking, and the police are English. In Hell the economy is run by the French, the English do the cooking, and the police are German.

Unknown

What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.

Leo Buscaglia

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

Thomas Henry Huxley

Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul

Les Hewitt

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

Harvey Mackay

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.

John Ruskin

My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.

Albert Einstein

Love reminds you that nothing else matters.

Amy Bushell

Magic Mirror on the wall, who is the fairest one of all ?

Queen, Snow White And The Seven Dwarfs (1937)

I have failed over and over again. That is why I succeed.

Michael Jordan

Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.

Hubert Bonner

It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.

Margaret Thatcher

Security is a kind of death.

Tennessee Williams

The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.

Norman Vincent Peale

All you need is love.

John Lennon

The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.

Anthony Robbins

Joy is not in things, it is in us.

Richard Wagner

A life lived with integrity -- even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.

Dennis Waitley

Love sees roses without thorns.

German Proverb

If you're going through hell, keep going.

Winston Churchill

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

Bruce Lee

True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.

St. Francis

You know, maybe I was wrong and luck is like love. You have to go all the way to find it.

Jeff Bailey, Out Of The Past (1947)

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

John Andrew Holmes Jr.

The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.

Publilius Syrus

Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.

Zig Ziglar

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

Swami Vivekananda