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I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.

Robert G. Ingersoll

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It is the very essence of good leadership to give away all credit for positive achievement, to identify only team goals and always to refer to them as such.

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You may be on the right track, but if you just sit there you'll get run over.

Paul H. Dunn

There are millions of children today who don't attend school. However, education is the only way to get ahead in this country.

Azim Premji

Great minds have purposes others have wishes.

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Education means inspiring someones mind, not just filling their head.

Katie Lusk

At every moment during our existence we are all called to be leaders, if for no other purpose than to lead ourselves.

John P. Strelecky

Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.

Khalil Gibran

You do not lead by hitting people over the head -- that's assault, not leadership.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

No matter where you go, there you are.

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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

A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another.

Thomas Edison

Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life.

Harvey Mackay

Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.

Anonymous

Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconscious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character

Stephen Covey

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

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I believe that it is better to learn from the diverse people around us than to try in vain to emulate them, better to be a teacher than a role model. As strong as my legs are, it is my mind that has made me a champion.

Michael Johnson

It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is to not make the attempt.

Suellen Fried

Opportunities multiply as they are seized ; they die when neglected. Life is a long line of opportunities.

John Wicker

I can change. I can live out my imagination instead of my memory. I can tie myself to my limitless potential instead of my limiting past.

Stephen Covey

It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.

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You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence is not an event - it is a habit.

Aristotle

Nuptial love makes mankind, friendly love perfects it, but wanton love corrupts and debases it.

Francis Bacon

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

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

The mind is a lousy master but a wonderful servant.

Anonymous

Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.

Bruce Barton

Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.

Nigerian Proverb

If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.

Peace Pilgrim

Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.

Anonymous

The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.

W. Beran Wolfe

Surprises and reverses can serve as an incentive for great accomplishment. There are no rules here, we're just trying to accomplish something.

Thomas Edison

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Unknown

Know thyself.

Socrates

Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.

Birke Baehr

I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference

Mark Victor Hansen

We reap what we sow - we are the makers of our own fate. The wind is blowing, those vessels whose sails are unfurled catch it, and go forward on their way, but those which have their sails furled do not catch the wind. Is that the fault of the wind ? We make our own destiny.

Swami Vivekananda

He who lives without discipline dies without honor.

Icelandic Proverb

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

Stephen Covey

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

Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.

George Herbert

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?

The Joker, Batman (1989)

The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.

Mike Litman

I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

Albert Einstein

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.

Indira Gandhi

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

Unknown

Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.

Thomas Carlyle

The great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.

Walter Bagehot

I never could have done without the habits of punctuality, order and diligence the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.

Charles Dickens

The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.

Thomas J. Watson

The crocodile is only strong in the water.

Angolan Proverb

I'm going to stop procrastinating once I get around to it.

Anonymous

You're gonna need a bigger boat.

Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)

Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands.

Zig Ziglar

Reduce your plan to writing. The moment you complete this, you will have definitely given concrete form to the intangible desire.

Napoleon Hill

I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

This is as true in everyday life as it is in battle we are given one life and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act, and in acting, to live.

General Omar Bradley

No one became poor by giving alms.

French Proverb

Strike while the iron is hot.

Proverb

Imitate until you emulate, match and surpass those who launched you. It's the highest form of thankfulness.

Mark Victor Hansen

Love understands all languages.

Romanian Proverb

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

A. P. Gouthey

I need him like the axe needs the turkey.

Jean Harrington, The Lady Eve (1941)

You owe it to yourself to find your own unorthodox way of succeeding, or sometimes, just surviving.

Michael Johnson

Imagine all the people living life in peace. You may say I'm a dreamer, but I'm not the only one. I hope someday you'll join us, and the world will be as one.

John Lennon

Happiness is a state of mind.

Unknown

My main purpose in life is to make money so I can afford to go on creating more inventions.

Thomas Edison

Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.

Robert Louis Stevenson

I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

No limits are set to the ascent of man, and to each and everyone the highest stands open. Here it is only your personal choice that decides.

Martin Buber

Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.

Dorothy Parker

Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.

Roy Goodman

He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.

Aristotle

Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.

James Baldwin

The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.

Plutarch

When you make a mistake or get ridiculed or rejected, look at mistakes as learning experiences, and ridicule as ignorance. . . . Look at rejection as part of one performance, not as a turn down of the performer.

Dennis Waitley

We have got to have a dream if we are going to make a dream come true.

Dennis Waitley

We tend to live up to our expectations.

Earl Nightingale

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

Unknown

Fractures well cured make us more strong.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Better never to have met you in my dream than to wake and reach for hands that are not there.

Otomo No Yakamochi

It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.

Seneca

You can do what you want to do.

David Thomas

Sow a thought, and you reap an act , Sow an act, and you reap a habit , Sow a habit, and you reap a character , Sow a character, and you reap a destiny.

Charles Reade

Romance is the fuel that keeps love burning hot.

Rusty Silvey

Love never claims, it ever gives.

Mahatma Gandhi

If you would be loved, love and be lovable.

Benjamin Franklin

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.

Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)

If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.

Barbara De Angelis

Love is friendship set on fire.

Jeremy Taylor

This isn't a dream ! This is really happening !

Rosemary Woodhouse, Rosemary's Baby (1968)

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

Dorothy L. Sayers

So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.

W. Clement Stone

I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken, and I'd rather remember it as it was at it's best than mend it and see the broken places as long as I lived

Margaret Mitchell

Courage is not a virtue of value among other personal values like love or fidelity. It is the foundation that underlies and gives reality to all other virtues and personal values. Without courage our love pales into mere dependency. Without courage our fidelity becomes conformism.

Rollo May

Listen with regard when others talk. Give your time and energy to others, let others have their own way, do things for reasons other than furthering your own needs.

Larry Scherwitz

You are never a loser until you quit trying.

Mike Ditka

A lie has speed, but truth has endurance.

Edgar J. Mohn

Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau