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Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for ?

Robert Browning

Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.

Robert Browning

Take away love and our earth is a tomb.

Robert Browning

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Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.

Stephen Covey

I'm willing when time permits to honestly express or to open myself to you, to act as a sort of sign pole for a traveler.

Bruce Lee

A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.

Mahatma Gandhi

Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.

Swami Vivekananda

Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !

Ira Gershwin

We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.

Tom Robbins

This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god. For one, thoroughly believe that no power in the universe can withhold from anyone anything they really deserve.

Swami Vivekananda

God does not care about our mathematical difficulties. He integrates empirically.

Albert Einstein

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

Mahatma Gandhi

La-dee-da, la-dee-da.

Annie Hall, Annie Hall (1977)

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

John Andrew Holmes Jr.

I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.

Harrison Ford

The best effect of fine persons is felt after we have left their presence.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.

Judy Garland

Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

The empires of the future are the empires of the mind.

Winston Churchill

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

Napoleon Hill

In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.

Thomas Jefferson

May you live all the days of your life.

Jonathan Swift

Hoke, you're my best friend.

Daisy Werthan, Driving Miss Daisy (1989)

Inch by inch, it's a cinch.

Robert H. Schuller

Okay, but I get to be on top.

Josh, Big (1988)

Ask and you shall receive, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened unto you.

Bible

No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.

William E. Gladstone

I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.

Nada, They Live (1988)

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.

H.L. Mencken

The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.

Albert Einstein

The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl S. Buck

He who has great power should use it lightly.

Seneca

Sharing is the essence of teaching. It is, I have come to believe, the essence of civilizationWithout it, the imagination is but the echo of the self, trapped in a soundproof chamber, reverberating upon itself until it is spent in exhaustion or futility.

Bill Moyers

I think therefore I am

Rene Descartes

The ready back gets all the loads.

Latvian Proverbs

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take

John Davidson Rockefeller

If they move, kill ' em.

Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)

Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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

Somerset Maugham

A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.

Forest Witcraft

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

Walt Whitman

The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement.

Anonymous

I love you. I've loved you since the first moment I saw you. I guess maybe Ive even loved you before I saw you.

George Eastman, A Place In The Sun (1951)

People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.

Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)

Learning is finding out what we already know. Doing is demonstrating that you know it. Teaching is reminding others that they know just as well as you. You are all learners, doers, and teachers.

Richard Bach

A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.

General Douglas MacArthur

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.

Tommy Lasorda

Where there is great love, there are always wishes.

Willa Cather

There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.

Anonymous

Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit.

Kahlil Gibran

No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.

Ronald Reagan

The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

Great effort from great motives is the best definition of a happy life.

William Ellery Channing

Great minds have purposes others have wishes.

Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.

Anthony Robbins

I feel like a tiny bird with a big song !

Jerry Van Amerongen

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Happiness is not achieved by the conscious pursuit of happiness , it is generally the by- product of other activities.

Aldous Huxley

I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.

Dorothy L. Sayers

Every human heart is human.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Ask nothing, want nothing in return. Give what you have to give, it will come back to you, but do not think of that now.

Swami Vivekananda

I am both pleased but astonished by the fact that mankind has not yet begun to use all the means and devices that are available for destruction. I hope that such weapons are never manufactured in quantity.

Thomas Edison

If I am pressed to say why I loved him, I feel it can only be explained by replying. Because it was he, because it was me.

Montaigne

Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

All things come to those who wait, but when they come they're out of date.

Anonymous

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

Janet Erskine Stuart

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

I want to know God's thoughts ; the rest are details.

Albert Einstein

Live out of your imagination, not your history.

Stephen Covey

While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.

Benjamin Franklin

Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.

Immanuel Kant

Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless.

Tim Blixseth

Whatever it takes !

Unknown

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

Robert Half

On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.

Henry Drummond

People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.

Earl Nightingale

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.

Goethe

Patience and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.

Chinese Proverb

Throughout the centuries there have been men who took the first steps down new roads armed with nothing but their own vision.

Ayn Rand

I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.

Peter Ustinov

You make me want to be a better man.

Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.

Benjamin Disraeli

Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.

Mike Wickett

Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.

Og Mandino

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

Anonymous

Problems are only opportunities in work clothes.

Henry J. Kaiser

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

Zig Ziglar

Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.

Stephen Covey

You must be the change you wish to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.

Nicholas Murray Butler

Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude

Unknown

We are like tea bags - we don't know our own strength until we're in hot water.

Sister Busche

Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.

Anonymous

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

Theodore Roosevelt

I'd love to kiss you, but I just washed my hair.

Madge Norwood, Cabin In the Cotton (1932)

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

Norman Vincent Peale

He who hesitates is lost !

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