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Robert Burns

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O my's like a red, red rose. That's newly sprung in June, O my's like the melodie. That's sweetly play'd in tune.

Robert Burns

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

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.

David Farragut

Love cannot endure indifference. It needs to be wanted. Like a lamp, it needs to be fed out of the oil of another's heart, or its flame burns low.

Henry Ward Beecher

The greatest sign of a success for a teacher... is to be able to say, "The children are now working as if I did not exist."

Maria Montessori

If you're proactive, you don't have to wait for circumstances or other people to create perspective expanding experiences. You can consciously create your own.

Stephen Covey

Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.

Indian Proverb

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

Immaturity can last a lifetime.

Robert Half

Dreams don't work unless you do.

John C. Maxwell

Don't water your weeds.

Harvey Mackay

Unselfish and noble actions are the most radiant pages in the biography of souls.

David Thomas

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)

Every human heart is human.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.

Seneca

My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.

Abraham Lincoln

Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.

P.A.C. de Beaumarchais

Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.

Sidney Jourard

There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.

Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)

Wisdom is knowledge, rightly applied.

Anonymous

This one step, choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.

Scott Reed

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.

Robert H. Goddard

Mightier far than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway of magic potent over sun and star, is love.

William Wordsworth

I won't be ignored, Dan !

Alex Forrest, Fatal Attraction (1987)

Let thy words be few.

Ecclesiastes

Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

You have to decide what your highest priorities are and have the courage -- pleasantly, smilingly, non-apologetically -- to say 'no' to other things. And the way you do that is by having a bigger 'yes' burning inside. The enemy of the 'best' is often the 'good. '

Stephen Covey

Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.

Sandy Wilson

There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.

Robert Half

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

Paul Sweeney

Common sense is the knack of seeing things as they are, and doing things as they ought to be done.

Josh Billings

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

Dale Carnegie

Power is not really good or bad , it is neutral. Power itself is not negative or positive, although our feelings about it may be. Power is the potential to influence others for good or evil, to be a blessing or a scourge. Like nuclear energy, it can provide the electricity to light a city, or it can fuel the bomb that destroys it.

Blaine Lee

Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.

Elinor Glyn

There comes a moment when you have to stop revving up the car and shove it into gear.

David Mahoney

Don't sweat the small stuff.

Richard Carlson

It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has.

Henry Ward Beecher

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. Discover.

Mark Twain

There are simply too many notes.

Emperor Joseph II, Amadeus (1984)

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

I saw and loved.

Edward Gibbon

Each work has to pass through these stages - ridicule, opposition, and then acceptance. Those who think ahead of their time are sure to be misunderstood.

Swami Vivekananda

Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.

Birke Baehr

One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never !

Winston Churchill

We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Jim Rohn

A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Let us strive on to finish the work we are in

Abraham Lincoln

Well, nobody's perfect.

Osgood Fielding III, Some Like It Hot (1959)

There may be peace without joy, and joy without peace, but the two combined make happiness

John Buchan

The higher your energy level, the more efficient your body. The more efficient your body, the better you feel and the more you will use your talent to produce outstanding results.

Anthony Robbins

No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.

Aesop

My father taught me to work ; he did not teach me to love it.

Abraham Lincoln

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.

Anais Nin

You make me want to be a better man.

Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)

Love like there is no tomorrow.

Unknown

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

Colin Powell

When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.

Jimi Hendrix

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

Thomas Jefferson

To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.

Charles A. Lindbergh

Seize the day.

Unknown

Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.

W. Clement Stone

Live with passion.

Anthony Robbins

Love - the feeling - is a fruit of love, the verb.

Stephen Covey

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

To be able to say how much love, is love but little.

Petrarch

You don't get to choose how you're going to die, only how you're going to live.

Joan Baez

Love is a butterfly, which when pursued is just beyond your grasp, but if you will sit down quietly it may alight upon you.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

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

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.

Cicero

The road to success is always under construction.

Unknown

Winners never quit and quitters never win !

Vince Lombardi

You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.

Robert H. Schuller

Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend.

Laertius Diogenes

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

Tommy Lasorda

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

Keep the Faith.

Unknown

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Help me ! Help me !

Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)

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

Anonymous

Success is the proper utilization of failure.

Anonymous

There is no substitute for hard work.

Thomas Edison

The cherokee people are not "my people".

Chief John Ross

We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.

Pogo

Happiness is a butterfly, which, when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

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

Anonymous

Ideas won't keep, something must be done about them.

Alfred Whitefield

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

Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.

Mother Teresa

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.

Helen Keller

Curse ruthless time ! Curse our mortality. How cruelly short is the allotted span for all we must cram into it.

Winston Churchill

You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.

Kahlil Gibran

A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

Kahlil Gibran

One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life , that word is love.

Sophocles

Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.

Thomas Dewar

We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within

Earl Nightingale

Whatever we leave to God, God does and blesses us.

Henry David Thoreau

There is no greatness without a passion to be great, whether it's the aspiration of an athlete or an artist, a scientist, a parent, or a businessperson.

Anthony Robbins

If you don't like something, change it , if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.

Mary Engelbreit