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So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable , and no man is useless while he has a friend.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Live life to the fullest.

Robert Louis Stevenson

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

Robert Louis Stevenson

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It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.

Marcel Proust

Whenever your present situation, I assure you that you are not your habits. You can replace old patterns of self-defeating behavior with new patterns, new habits of the effectiveness, happiness, and trust-based relationships.

Stephen Covey

Our schools and are not teaching students to think. It is astonishing how many young people have difficulty in putting their brains definitely and systematically to work.

Thomas Edison

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

Benjamin Disraeli

There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.

Nicholas Sparks

Come, let us make love deathless.

Herbert Trench

Remember happiness doesn't depend on who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think.

Dale Carnegie

The land where humanity has attained its highest towards gentleness, towards generosity, towards purity, towards calmness - it is India.

Swami Vivekananda

In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank, The Diary Of Anne Frank (1959)

Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.

Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)

The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It's as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer.

Nolan Bushnell

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

You haven't failed until you quit trying.

Anonymous

Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.

Robert M. Pirsig

Press forsake! Go ahead and press 'forsake now' !

Taako

The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.

Vince Lombardi

Slow but steady wins the race.

Unknown

If I had more time, I'd write a shorter speech.

Blaise Pascal

You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.

Zig Ziglar

Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.

Morrie Schwarz

There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.

Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)

Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.

Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)

Your neighbor's vision is as true for him as your own vision is true for you.

Miguel de Unamuno

Love in its essence is spiritual fire.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

The heart is wiser than the intellect.

J.G. Holland

No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.

Robert Half

Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.

Robert H. Schuller

Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.

Lisa Grude

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

Helen Keller

No pain, No gain.

Unknown

Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.

Storm Jameson

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

Tom Robbins

One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you -- suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, "Well, I'll have a go, too''.

Margaret Thatcher

If you face a delicate situation, don't go into it wearing your spurs or you'll rip it apart. Instead, dress for the occasion. Cloak yourself in diplomacy. Vest yourself with wisdom, and wear a smile.

Anne Mackay Thompson

Nobody has ever escaped from Stalag 17. Not alive, anyway.

Oberst Von Scherbach, Stalag 17 (1954)

If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.

Anthony Robbins

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

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

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

Winston Churchill

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. Ambrose Redmoon Courage is the first of the human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all the others.

Winston Churchill

The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.

Victor Hugo

Character is higher than intellect... A great soul will be strong to live, as well as to think.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Work is love made manifest.

Unattributed

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration

Thomas Edison

Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant, they is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.

Johann Gottfried Von Herder

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

Mahatma Gandhi

Roll with the punches.

Unknown

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

Every action that helps us manifest our divine nature more and more is good, every action that retards it is evil.

Swami Vivekananda

Love conquers all things, let us too surrender to love.

Virgil

Go ahead, make my day.

Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)

Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.

Robert Louis Stevenson

If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.

Lynda Barry

I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.

Albert Einstein

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

Erica Jong

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

Wayne Gretzky

To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The best leader brings out the best in those he has stewardship over.

J. Richard Clarke

The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.

Thomas Edison

A gentleman can withstand hardships , it is only the small man who, when submitted to them, is swept off his feet.

Confucius

The aims and ideals that move us are generated by imagination. But they are not made out of imaginary stuff. They are made out of the hard stuff of the world of physical and social experience.

John Dewey

Let him that would move the world first move himself.

Socrates

Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.

Rollo May

A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.

Donald Trump

To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.

Francois Mauriac

In any world menu, Canada must be considered the vichyssoise of nations – it's cold, half-French, and difficult to stir.

J. Stuart Keate

The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.

Victor Hugo

We are born in relationship, we are wounded in relationship, and we can be healed in relationship.

Harville Hendrix

The only way to discover the limits of the possible is to go beyond them into the impossible.

Arthur C. Clarke

Life moves pretty fast. If you don't stop and look around once in a while, you could miss it.

Ferris Bueller, Ferris Bueller's Day Off (1986)

What nature delivers to us is never stale. Because what nature creates has eternity in it.

Isaac Bashevis

The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".

Norman Vincent Peale

The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The true way to soften one's troubles is to solace those of others.

Madame De Maintenon

Smile ! and the world will smile with you !

Unknown

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

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving ; they make mistakes, but they do not quit.

Conrad Hilton

I saw and loved.

Edward Gibbon

Some people enter our lives and leave almost instantly. Others stay, and forge such an impression on our heart and soul, we are changed forever.

Unknown

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

No matter what I ever do or say, Heathcliff, this is me, now, standing on this hill with you. This is me, forever.

Cathy, Wuthering Heights (1939)

Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.

Mahatma Gandhi

Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.

Thornton Wilder

For children to take morality seriously they must be in the presence of adults who take morality seriously. And with their own eyes they must see adults take morality seriously.

William J. Bennett

It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.

Jerry Greenfield

She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.

Jane Austen

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.

Abraham Lincoln

If you mean to profit, learn to please.

Winston Churchill

The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.

Thomas Jefferson

In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.

Unattributed

I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !

Howard Beale, Network (1976)

Love is the enchanted dawn of every heart.

Alphonse Marie De Lamartine

This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.

Muriel Spark

When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.

Bruce Lee

Faith can move mountains.

Unknown

We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.

Pogo

Non !

Marcel Marceau, Silent Movie (1976)

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

You never really understand a person until you consider things from his point of view, until you climb inside of his skin and walk around in it.

Atticus Finch, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)