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Joy is not in things, it is in us.

Richard Wagner

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Ideas... they have the power

Napoleon Hill

A teacher who is attempting to teach without inspiring the pupil with a desire to learn is hammering on cold iron.

Horace Mann

Make no mistake, my friend, it takes more than money to make men rich.

A. P. Gouthey

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -

Elbert Hubbard

Flowing blood is proof that you're alive, if it's for the sake of those you love

Makaino Kouji

Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.

Helen Keller

There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.

William Shakespeare

Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.

Thornton Wilder

There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.

Jean Anouilh

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

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

Robert Half

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

Lawrence LeShan

Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.

Albert Einstein

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

Albert Einstein

The only abnormality is the incapacity to love.

Anais Nin

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

Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in kansas anymore.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

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

Brian Tracy

Do it now !

Napoleon Hill

You're my Lassie come home.

Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)

Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.

Ralph Nader

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

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no help at all.

Dale Carnegie

The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned.

Somerset Maugham

What is essential is invisible to the eyes.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best. You very often get it.

W. Somerset Maugham

From Freud we learned that the past exists now in the person. Now we must learn, from growth theory and self-actualization theory that the future also now exists in the person in the form of ideals, hopes, duties, tasks, plans, goals, unrealized potentials, mission, fate, destiny, etc. One for whom no future exists is reduced to the concrete, to hopelessness, to emptiness.

Abraham Maslow

A bizarre sensation pervades a relationship of pretense. No truth seems true. A simple morning's greeting and response appear loaded with innuendo and fraught with implications. Each nicety becomes more sterile and each withdrawal more permanent.

Maya Angelou

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

Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.

Colin Powell

Sometimes, all you need to invent something is a good imagination and a pile of junk.

Thomas Edison

And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.

Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)

Money without brains is always dangerous.

Napoleon Hill

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

Helen Keller

Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.

Dale Dauten

You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them.

Michael Jordan

Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.

Diane Ackerman

A chain is as strong as its weakest link.

Danish Proverb

Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.

Indian Proverb

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Chinese Proverb

It is better to have loved and lost than never to have lost at all.

Samuel Butler

Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude

Unknown

But, in the opinion of the court, you are not only sane but you're the sanest man that ever walked into this courtroom.

Judge May, Mr Deeds Goes To Town (1936)

Love is the universal thirst for a communion not merely of the senses, but of our whole nature.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

A man's dreams are an index to his greatness.

Zadok Rabinwitz

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, this time more wisely.

Anonymous

Where there is no wealth there is no poverty.

African Proverb

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.

E. Joseph Cossman

The grass is not always greener on the other side of the fence. Fences have nothing to do with it. The grass is greenest where it is watered. When crossing over fences, carry water with you and tend the grass wherever you may be.

Unknown

The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.

Anonymous

Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.

Albert Einstein

Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.

Lisa Grude

Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !

Taako

A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.

Mohammed

To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.

Samuel Butler

This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.

Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.

Martha Washington

If there is one word that you find coming out like a bomb from the upanishads, bursting like a bombshell upon masses of ignorance, it is the word fearlessness.

Swami Vivekananda

The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.

Pierre Abelard

The course of true love never did run smooth.

Shakespeare

The best leader brings out the best in those he has stewardship over.

J. Richard Clarke

He who knows all the answers has not yet been asked all the questions.

Unattributed

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

A friend's love says. If you ever need anything, I'll be there. True Love says, you'll never need anything, i'll be there.

Jimi Hollemans

I am poor and naked but I am the chief of a nation. We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches. We want peace and love.

Red Cloud

Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.

Assyrian Proverb

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

Abraham Lincoln

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

Thomas Edison

There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.

Red Cloud

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.

Napoleon Hill

It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.

Anatole France

What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.

George Eliot

Misfortunes often sharpen the genius.

Ovid

It is a good thing for an uneducated man to read books of quotations.

Winston Churchill

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

William A. Ward

Every man has in himself a continent of undiscovered character. Happy is he who acts as the Columbus to his own soul.

J. Stephen

A coward gets scared and quits. A hero gets scared, but still goes on.

Anonymous

We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

Mr. Allen, this may come as a shock to you, but there are some men who don't end every sentence with a proposition.

Jan Morrow, Pillow Talk (1959)

Never live in the past but always learn from it.

Anonymous

Smile ! and the world will smile with you !

Unknown

Where there's life, there's hope.

Terence

What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

Oh, it was nobody's fault but my own. I was looking up. It was the nearest thing to heaven. You were there.

Terry McKay, An Affair To Remember (1957)

No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.

La Rochefoucauld

Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.

Dennis Waitley

Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.

Randolph Ray

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

Irish Proverb

If you want a do-right woman, you have to be a do-right man

Aretha Franklin

Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.

William Butler Yeats

If your success is not on your own terms, if it looks good to the world but does not feel good in your heart, it is not success at all.

Anna Quindlen

No general can fight his battles alone. He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.

Philip Armour

Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.

Walter Winchell

These go to eleven.

Nigel Tufnel, This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited.

Napoleon Hill

You have enemies ? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.

Winston Churchill