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I light my candle from their torches.

Robert Burton

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I feel like a tiny bird with a big song !

Jerry Van Amerongen

The hero is no braver than the ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.

Mother Theresa

I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.

Steven Wright

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.

Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)

Little minds are tamed and subdued by misfortune, but great minds rise above them.

Washington Irving

Tolerance can lead to learning something.

Jakob Dylan

Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.

Unknown

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

Edgar Allan Poe

Either you run the day or the day runs you.

Jim Rohn

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

Samuel Butler

Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr

Martha Friedman

How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.

Lou Holtz

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

Lao Tzu

Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.

Spanish Proverb

Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.

Charles M. Shultz

Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.

Anthony Robbins

Security is a kind of death.

Tennessee Williams

Know thyself.

Socrates

What is a friend ? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.

Aristotle

The past does not equal the future.

Anthony Robbins

Let's not confuse hasty decisions with strength or intelligence. It's important to be decisive - after giving consideration that reflects the time you have and what's at stake.

Bill Blackman

There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.

General Douglas MacArthur

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.

Dalai Lama

True love can not be found where it truly does not exist, Nor can it be hidden where it truly does.

Anonymous

Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.

Samuel Johnson

Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?

Anonymous

The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital.

Joe Paterno

You are never a loser until you quit trying.

Mike Ditka

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.

J. Petit Senn

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

If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.

Unknown

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

Maharishi Mahesh Yogi

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

Somerset Maugham

Experience is the best teacher.

Proverb

Never say die.

Proverb

No one became poor by giving alms.

French Proverb

To understand your parents love you must raise children yourself.

Chinese Proverb

It is not our purpose to become each other , it is to recognize each other, to learn to see the other and honor him for what he is.

Hermann Hesse

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

Irish Proverb

Your talent is god's gift to you.

Leo Buscaglia

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

And let the peace of God rule in your hearts, to the which also ye are called in one body, and be yet thankful.

Colossians 315

Between stimulus and response, one has the freedom to choose.

Stephen Covey

We must be bright and cheerful, long faces do not make religion.

Swami Vivekananda

Private victories precede public victories. You can't invert that process any more than you can harvest a crop before you plant it.

Stephen Covey

Ask yourself : 'Do I feel the need to laminate ? ' Then teaching is for you.

Gordon Korman

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

Kahlil Gibran

First, believe in the world - that there is meaning behind everything.

Swami Vivekananda

Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.

Chinese Proverb

He who risks and fails can be forgiven. He who never risks and never fails is a failure in his whole being.

Paul Tillich

It is love that makes the impossible possible.

Indian Proverb

Opportunity does not knock ; it presents itself when you beat down the door. -

Kyle Chandler

Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.

Richard Bach

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

Robert Half

These go to eleven.

Nigel Tufnel, This Is Spinal Tap (1984)

There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as if everything is.

Albert Einstein

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

Winston Churchill

Time is really the only capital that any human being has and the thing that he can least afford to waste or lose.

Thomas Edison

What comes from the heart, touches the heart.

Don Sibet

First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.

Epictetus

We carry the seeds of happiness with us wherever we go.

Martha Washington

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

Elinor Glyn

My principal business is giving commercial value to the brilliant - but misdirected - ideas of others.

Thomas Edison

I'm Multi-Dimensional !

Taako

Encouragement is oxygen to the soul.

Harvey Mackay

See how nature - trees, flowers, grass - grows in silence , see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence we need silence to be able to touch souls.

Mother Teresa

Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.

Sydney Harris

Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.

Eleanor Roosevelt

With malice toward none, with charity for all.

Abraham Lincoln

Don't sweat the small stuff.

Richard Carlson

In the long run, men hit only what they aim at. Therefore, though they should fail immediately, they had better aim at something high.

Henry David Thoreau

Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.

T. Dufek

An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast, a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.

Buddha

Man's love is of man's life a part, it is a woman's whole existence. In her first passion, a woman loves her lover, in all the others all she loves is love.

Lord Byron

There are no perfect human beings ! My personal judgments are that no perfect human being is possible or even conceivable, but that human beings are far more improvable than most people believe.

Abraham Maslow

Average investors are on the outside trying to look into the inside of the company or property they are investing in.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.

Marcus Aurelius

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

Daniel Monroe Tuttle

For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.

Dale Carnegie

One man with courage is a majority.

Andrew Jackson

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

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.

Anthony Robbins

Never give an order that can't be obeyed.

General Douglas MacArthur

They can because they think they can.

Virgil

Bumper Sticker - Join the Army. See the world, travel to far away places, meet exotic people and kill them.

Unknown

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

Helen Keller

Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.

Brian Tracy

Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, you can achieve.

Mary Kay Ash

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

Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.

William James

Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.

Erica Jong

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

Stephen Covey

Practice loving people. It is true that this requires effort and continued practice, for some are not very lovable, or so it seems - with emphasis on "seems". Every person has lovable qualities when you really learn to know him.

Norman Vincent Peale