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Robert H. Goddard

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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

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Helen Keller

Failure ? I never encountered it. All I ever met were temporary setbacks.

Dottie Walters

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

Percy Bysshe Shelley

The secret of education lies in respecting the student.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You're as old as you behave.

Harvey Mackay

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Attica ! Attica !

Sonny Wortzik, Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

If one has to submit, it is wasteful not to do so with the best grace possible.

Winston Churchill

I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.

Albert Einstein

All things come to those who wait, but when they come they're out of date.

Anonymous

Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.

P. T. Barnum

It's good to be the king !

Louis XVI, History Of The World (1981)

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

I'm going to take a bath.

Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)

If parents pass enthusiasm along to their children, they will leave them an estate of incalculable value.

Thomas Edison

You know the difference between you and me ? I make this look good.

Agent J, Men In Black (1997)

Commit yourself to a dream... Nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

Who dares to teach must never cease to learn.

John Cotton Dana

The Crows are very handsome and gentlemanly Indians in their personal appearance and have been always reputed, since the first acquaintance made with them, very civil and friendly.

George Catlin

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.

Helen Keller

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

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

Mohammed

Today is the first day of the rest of your life.

Unknown

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success.

Albert Schweitzer

Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.

Gabonese Proverb

If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.

Marie Osmond

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.

Zig Ziglar

We are ever free if we would only believe it, only have faith enough. You are the soul, free and eternal, ever free, ever blessed. Have faith enough and you will be free in a minute.

Swami Vivekananda

Live your dreams.

Les Brown

Success consists of doing the common things of life uncommonly well.

Unattributed

Those who deny freedom to others, deserve it not for themselves ; and under a just God, cannot long retain it.

Abraham Lincoln

Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.

Aristotle

Dreams are renewable. No matter what our age or condition, there are still untapped possibilities within us and new beauty waiting to be born.

Dale E. Turner

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

Madge Norwood, Cabin In the Cotton (1932)

Love is what is left in a relationship after all the selfishness is taken out.

Nick Richardson

Love asks me no questions, and gives me endless support.

William Shakespeare

All love shifts and changes. I don't know if you can be wholeheartedly in love all the time.

Julie Andrews

A gentle breeze blowing in the right direction is better than a pair of strong oars.

Canary Island Proverb

He who has a why to live can bear almost any how.

Friedrich Nietzsche

You can do anything you put your mind to.

Unknown

You had me at "hello".

Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire (1996)

It is love that makes the impossible possible.

Indian Proverb

Be loyal to people in their absence. Then watch how others begin having more faith and confidence in you, because they know you won't be talking about them behind their backs.

Stephen Covey

When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.

W. Clement Stone

We come to beginnings only at the end.

William Bridges

You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?

Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)

Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.

Harold Hulbert

Tell 'em to go out there with all they got and win just one for the Gipper.

Knute Rockne, Knute Rockne All American (1940)

All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.

Samuel Butler

The doctor should be opaque to his patients, and like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.

Sigmund Freud

Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are made.

Micheal Pritchard

There are two primary choices in life, to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.

Denis Waitley

Well, I proved once and for all that the limb is mightier than the thumb.

Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.

Indian Proverb

Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.

Norman Vincent Peale

Every sale has five basic obstacles : no need, no money, no hurry, no desire, no trust.

Zig Ziglar

War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.

Napoleon Hill

It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.

Washington Irving

Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.

Kahlil Gibran

Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.

Unknown

Pain is inevitable, suffering is optional.

Unknown

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

Robert Louis Stevenson

The main thing is to keep the main thing the main thing.

Stephen Covey

Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.

Dale Carnegie

Because I readily absorb ideas from every source - frequently starting where the last person left off - I never pick up an item without thinking of how I might improve it.

Thomas Edison

Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.

Margaret Thatcher

A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.

Islamic Proverb

This is the beginning of a new day.

Unknown

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

George Herbert

I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite.

G. K. Chesterton

But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !

Paula, Gaslight (1940)

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

But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.

William Shakespeare

Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.

Art Linkletter

Success is not to be pursued ; it is to be attracted by the person you become.

Jim Rohn

If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.

Justin Sims

Action is the antidote to despair.

Joan Baez

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

Anonymous

Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.

Dale Carnegie

The point is that you can't be too greedy.

Donald Trump

Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.

Karen Casey

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

Mother Theresa

The only people who find what they are looking for in life are the fault finders.

Foster's Law

A fellow doesn't last long on what he has done. He has to keep on delivering.

Elbert Hubbard

When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.

Mark Victor Hansen

Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.

Stephen Covey

Action without study is fatal. Study without action is fatal. Mary Beard Actions speak louder than words.

English Proverb

Sooner or later the truth comes to light.

Dutch Proverb

Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.

Jim Rohn

There is something inside all of us that yearns not for reason but for mystery, not for penetrating clear thought but for the whisperings of the irrational, not for science but for wizardry disguised as science, not for rationally founded influence but for magic.

Karl Jaspers

If you want to make your dreams come true, the first thing you have to do is wake up.

J.M. Power

If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse

Unknown

Between stimulus and response is our greatest power -- the freedom to choose.

Stephen Covey

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.

Aristotle

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.

Publilius Syrus

The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.

Larry Page

The show must go on.

Proverb

Feel nothing, know nothing, do nothing, have nothing, give up all to god, and say utterly, 'Thy will be done'. We only dream this bondage. Wake up and let it go.

Swami Vivekananda