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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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Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

Martin Luther King Jr.

It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.

Zig Ziglar

I deal with the obvious. I present, reiterate and glorify the obvious -- because the obvious is what people need to be told.

Dale Carnegie

Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.

Napoleon Bonaparte

It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.

Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)

How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg ? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.

Abraham Lincoln

The successful man is the average man, focused.

Anonymous

The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.

Thomas Paine

You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly.

Sam Keen

Every day in every way I am getting better and better.

Unknown

We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.

Luciano De Crescenzo

Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.

Charles F. Kettering

Winners take time to relish their work, knowing that scaling the mountain is what makes the view from the top so exhilarating.

Dennis Waitley

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

Art Linkletter

If I had a flower for every time I thought of you, I could walk in my garden forever.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

The only genuine love worthy of a name is unconditional.

John Powell

The secret of health for both mind and body is not to mourn for the past, worry about the future, or anticipate troubles but to live in the present moment wisely and earnestly.

Buddha

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

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

Seneca

Love in its essence is spiritual fire.

Lucius Annaeus Seneca

Experience is a wonderful thing. It enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.

Anonymous

It's showtime !

Joe Gideon, All That Jazz (1979)

One should never forbid what one lacks the power to prevent.

Napoleon Bonaparte

I'm the ghost with the most, babe.

Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)

Sooner or later the truth comes to light.

Dutch Proverb

Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.

Louis Pasteur

I'm going to make him an offer he can't refuse.

Vito Corleone, The Godfather (1972)

You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.

Unknown

Failure doesn't mean you are a failure, it just means you haven't succeeded yet.

Robert H. Schuller

Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.

Unknown

Funny like I'm a clown ? I amuse you ?

Tommy De Vito, Goodfellas (1990)

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.

Robert Frost

I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.

Robert Ingersoll

The unexamined life is not worth living.

Socrates

Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.

Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)

The heights by great men reached and kept were not obtained by sudden flight. But they, while their companions slept, were toiling upward in the night.

Thomas S. Monson

If you build it, he will come.

Field of Dreams

What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

This is the people's war ! It is our war ! We are the fighters ! Fight it, then ! Fight it with all that is in us, and may god defend the right.

Vicar, Mrs Miniver (1942)

By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)

Remember that nobody will ever get ahead of you as long as he is kicking you in the seat of the pants.

Walter Winchell

There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps.

Peter A. Cohen

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Intelligence without ambition is like a bird without wings.

C. Archie Danielson

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

Thomas J. Watson

Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.

Peter Ustinov

It is the patient building of character, the intense struggle to realize the truth, which alone will tell in the future of humanity.

Swami Vivekananda

Insist on yourself, never imitate. Every great man is unique.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

Love is not enough. It must be the foundation, the cornerstone- but not the complete structure. It is much too pliable, too yielding.

Bette Davis

I wouldn't give you two cents for all your fancy rules if, behind them, they didn't have a little bit of plain, ordinary, everyday kindness and a little looking out for the other fella, too.

Jefferson Smith, Mr. Smith Goes To Washington (1939)

I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.

Elbert Hubbard

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

Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.

T. Howell

Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.

Thornton Wilder

Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.

Winston Churchill

Always bear in mind, that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.

Abraham Lincoln

How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?

Henry David Thoreau

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

Let he him who would be moved to convince others, be first moved to convince himself.

Thomas Carlyle

I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.

Woody Allen

It takes a strong fish to swim against the current. Even a dead one can float with it.

John Crowe

Love is the emblem of eternity, it confounds all notion of time, effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.

Germaine De Stael

First comes thought, then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans, then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.

Napoleon Hill

Necessity is the mother of invention.

Proverb

Man is a ladder placed on the earth and the top of it touches heaven. And all his movements and doings and words leave traces in the upper world.

Martin Buber

I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.

Winston Churchill

Our first journey is to find that special place for us.

Jim Rohn

Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.

Henry Ward Beecher

A good general not only sees the way to victory , he also knows when victory is impossible.

Polybius

I'm here to fight for truth, justice, and the american way.

Superman, Superman (1978)

Never, never, never give up.

Winston Churchill

When you wholeheartedly adopt a 'with all your heart' attitude and go all out with the positive principle, you can do incredible things.

Norman Vincent Peale

Some people plant in the spring and leave in the summer. If you're signed up for a season, see it through. You don't have to stay forever, but at least stay until you see it through.

Jim Rohn

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

Thomas Jefferson

Adversity is wont to reveal genius, prosperity to hide it.

Horace

Into the house where joy lives, happiness will gladly come.

Japanese Proverb

In love beggar and king are equal.

Indian Proverb

Man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed, but not defeated.

Ernest Hemingway

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

One drink's too many, and a hundred's not enough.

Bartender Nat, The Lost Weekend (1945)

Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.

Dennis Waitley

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

Tony Dorsett

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

Storm Jameson

A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.

General Douglas MacArthur

It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.

Christian Nestell Bovee

Every cloud has a silver lining.

Proverb

The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.

Victor Hugo

People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Maya Angelou

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

Helen Keller

There is no limit to the power of the human mind. The more concentrated it is, the more power is brought to bear on one point.

Swami Vivekananda

Love like you'll never be hurt.

William Purkey

The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.

Napoleon Hill

Hey, lady !

Herbert H. Heebert, The Ladies Man (1961)

He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.

Unknown

A part of kindness consists in loving people more than they deserve.

Joseph Joubert