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Every shot you don't take is a guaranteed miss.

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There go the people. I must follow them for I am their leader.

Alexandre Ledru-Rollin

Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !

Albert Einstein

They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom !

William Wallace, Braveheart (1995)

Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.

Helen Keller

If you can't accept losing, you can't win.

Vince Lombardi

If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet.

Isaac B. Singer

Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it

Dennis P. Kimbro

Say not, "I have found the truth" but rather, "I have found a truth".

Kahlil Gibran

There is no luck except where there is discipline.

Irish Proverb

Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

George Bernard Shaw

Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !

Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)

Love is the flower of life, and blossoms unexpectedly and without law, and must be plucked where it is found, and enjoyed for the brief hour of its duration.

D.H. Lawrence

If you build it, he will come.

Field of Dreams

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

Elmer Davis

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William A. Ward

This is the first day, of the rest of your life.

Unknown

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

Harvey Mackay

Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac... It's in the hole ! It's in the hole ! It's in the hole !

Carl Spackler, Caddyshack (1980)

Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.

Laura Frith

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

Anthony Robbins

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

Winston Churchill

Above all, beware of compromises. Hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others fads through the greed of getting supporters. Your atman is the support of the universe - whose support do you stand in need of ?

Swami Vivekananda

Only that day dawns to which we are awake.

Henry David Thoreau

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

You don't understand ! I could've had class. I could've been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am.

Terry Malloy, On The Waterfront (1954)

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

Rollo May

Give all to love; obey thy heart.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

One who seeks no friends is his own enemy.

Russian Proverb

Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.

Seneca

My parents told me that I could do and be anything I really wanted. I believed them.

Molly McDonald

Procrastination is opportunities natural assassin.

Victor Kiam

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

Pete Zafra

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.

Lao Tzu

Reflection doesn't take anything away from decisiveness, from being a person of action. In fact, it generates the inner toughness that you need to be an effective person of action -- to be a leader. Think of leadership as some of two vectors competence: (your specialty, your skills, your know-howl) and authenticity: (your identity, your character, your attitude) .

Peter Koestenbaum

I feel I have this great creative and spiritual force within me that is greater than faith, greater than ambition, greater than confidence, greater than determination, greater than vision. It is all these combined. Whether it is a godhead or not, I feel this great force, this untapped power, this dynamic something within me. This feeling defies description, and there is no experience with which this feeling may be compared. It is something like a strong emotion mixed with faith, but a lot stronger.

Bruce Lee

People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Maya Angelou

Success in life has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas

Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, " What's in it for me ? ".

Brian Tracy

Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. Its not the hard work that kills, its the worrying that kills.

Thomas Edison

The test we must set for ourselves is not to march alone but to march in such a way that others will wish to join us.

Hubert Humphrey

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.

Henry David Thoreau

The secret of education lies in respecting the student.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.

Dale E. Turner

Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.

Ernest Hemingway

The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.

Brian Tracy

Don't water your weeds.

Harvey Mackay

Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?

Henry David Thoreau

Experience is not what happens to a man, it's what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

I never did anything worth doing entirely by accident... . Almost none of my inventions came about totally by accident. They were achieved by having trained myself to endure and tolerate hard work.

Thomas Edison

Whatever our souls are made up, his and mine are the same.

Emily Bronte

If to do good were easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men's cottages princes' palaces.

William Shakespeare

But inaction itself is a kind of action, and it has consequences. Consistently and absolutely maintained, inaction would necessarily lead to swift ruin , it would be a form of suicide. A refusal to enter into the world is a refusal to meet the challenge of reality which darkly demands that I dare and find out what will happen. In my situation I bear responsibility for what occurs because I do not intervene , if I can do something and I don't do it, I am guilty of the consequences of my inaction.

Karl Jaspers

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Frank Chambers, The Postman Always Rings Twice (1946)

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry Kaiser

It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.

Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.

Henry David Thoreau

Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.

Helen Keller

It is never too late to be what we might have been

George Eliot

A wise man makes his own decisions , an ignorant man follows the public opinion.

Chinese Proverb

People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing-that's why we recommend it daily.

Zig Ziglar

A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.

Iranian Proverb

Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Understanding can overcome any situation, however mysterious or insurmountable it may appear to be.

Norman Vincent Peale

Happiness is a state of mind.

Unknown

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

Thomas Edison

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

Thomas Henry Huxley

A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.

Anonymous

There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.

Norman Vincent Peale

A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.

Dennis Waitley

Whenever I get the energy to exercise, I sit down until it passes.

Anonymous

This above all, To Thine Own Self Be True.

William Shakespeare

When the going gets tough the tough get going.

Joseph P. Kennedy

Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.

Braveheart

Motivation is like food for the brain. You can not get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular refills.

Peter Davies

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol

I didn't have time to hire half my coaching staff. I didn't know any of the players by sight, but somehow we got through spring ball with the help of a couple of graduate assistants.

Larry Smith

The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.

Anonymous

The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but reveal to them their own.

Benjamin Disraeli

If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance.

Anonymous

Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.

Karl Marx

I think people should mate for life, like pigeons or catholics.

Isaac Davis, Manhattan (1979)

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

It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.

Jerry Greenfield

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.

Unknown

The most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.

Napoleon Hill

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

John Cage

Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.

Scott Hayden

It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.

John Crowe

Let not a man guard his dignity, but let his dignity guard him.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

When I've heard all I need to make a decision, I don't take a vote. I make a decision.

Ronald Reagan

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

Daniel Monroe Tuttle

A boy's best friend is his mother.

Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)

Wisdom is more precious than rubies.

Biblical Proverb

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

Cullen Hightower

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

Smiley Blanton

Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first.

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