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I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.

Robert Southey

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Fantasy love is much better than reality love. Never doing it is very exciting. The most exciting attractions are between two opposites that never meet.

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Nothing ventured, nothing gained.

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The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!

Anthony Robbins

Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !

Ira Gershwin

Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.

Albert Einstein

Live out of your imagination, not your history.

Stephen Covey

If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.

Henry David Thoreau

Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Help me ! Help me !

Andre Delambre, The Fly (1958)

Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.

Thomas Edison

Life is the first gift, love is the second.

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I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.

Henry David Thoreau

Fill your hands, you son-of-a-bitch !

Rooster Cogburn, True Grit (1969)

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

Walter Bagehot

The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.

Anonymous

The person who says it can not be done should not interrupt the person who is doing it.

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Slow but steady wins the race.

Unknown

The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.

Galatians 514

Everything in the world we want to do or get done, we must do with and through people.

Earl Nightingale

After every happiness comes misery, they may be far apart or near. The more advanced the soul, the more quickly does one follow the other. What we want is neither happiness nor misery. Both make us forget our true nature, both are chains -- one iron, one gold , behind both is the Atman, who knows neither happiness nor misery. These are states, and states must ever change , but the nature of the atman is bliss, peace, unchanging. We have not to get it, we have it, only wash away the dross and see it.

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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

An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.

Anatole France

The death of fear is in doing what you fear to do.

Sequichie Comingdeer

Keep the Faith.

Unknown

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

Lynda Barry

The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what we want most for what we want at the moment.

Anonymous

A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.

Bob Dylan

If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won't, you most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad.

Dennis Waitley

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

Dale Carnegie

Science may have found a cure for most evils , but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.

Helen Keller

We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.

John Lennon

We are limited but we can push back the borders of our limitations.

Stephen Covey

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

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Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.

Dale Carnegie

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.

Helen Keller

All of the most successful human beings I've know were inwardly at war with themselves. Their turmoil was at least as great as our own, and sometimes greater. What distinguished these leaders was not some inner peace but rather how they had learned to organize their lives around a noble ambition and to focus on it.

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For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.

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Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.

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You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.

Buckminster Fuller

To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.

Charles A. Lindbergh

The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.

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Forget about it.

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Living a life of integrity is one of the greatest missions we can undertake.

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Sometimes by losing a battle you find a new way to win the war.

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Every problem has in it the seeds of its own solution. If you don't have any problems, you don't get any seeds.

Norman Vincent Peale

Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.

Robert H. Schuller

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

Elinor Glyn

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them ?

Abraham Lincoln

What the heart gives away is never gone. It is kept in the hearts of others.

Robin St. John

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

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.

Leo Buscaglia

If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

Go ahead, make my day.

Harry Callahan, Sudden Impact (1983)

Was there ever a more horrible blasphemy than the statement that all the knowledge of god is confined to this or that book ? How dare men call god infinite, and yet try to compress him within the covers of a little book !

Swami Vivekananda

Most of the exercise I get is from standing and walking around laboratory tables all day. I derive more benefit and entertainment from this than some of my friends and competitors get from playing games like golf.

Thomas Edison

Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.

Charles F. Kettering

Love does not conquer all things, but it does set all things right.

Unknown

Sometimes you just got to give yourself what you wish someone else would give you.

Dr. Phil

There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered.

Nelson Mandela

I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.

Helen Keller

Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.

Jawaharlal Nehru

I think it pisses god off when you walk by the color purple in a field and don't notice it.

Shug, The Color Purple (1985)

A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.

Dale Carnegie

I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

He who hesitates is lost.

Proverb

I have come here to chew bubble gum and kick ass, and I'm all out of bubble gum.

Nada, They Live (1988)

Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.

Rene Dubos

Love starts with a smile, grows with a kiss and ends with a tear.

Unknown

Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.

Felix Adler

Fear is the parent of cruelty.

J.A. Froude

The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.

Orlando Battista

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

William Shakespeare

If you fail to plan, you plan to fail.

Unknown

There's no crying in baseball !

Jimmy Dugan, A League Of Their Own (1992)

Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

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

Mohammed

Think about it, there must be higher love. Down in the heart or hidden in the stars above, without it, life is a wasted time. Look inside your heart, I'll look inside mine.

Steve Winwood

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

We conceal it from ourselves in vain, we must always love something. In those matters seemingly removed from love, the feeling is secretly to be found, and man can not possibly live for a moment without it.

Blaise Pascal

It's like, I became such a good person, I almost forgot... I'm a world class liar, baby !

Taako

All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.

Henry David Thoreau

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow ? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do ?

Jim Rohn

The handgun would not be my choice of weapon if I knew I was going to a fight. ...I'd choose a rifle, a shotgun, an RPG or an atomic bomb instead.

Clint Smith

Ever has it been that love knows not it's own depth until the hour of separation.

Kahlil Gibran

When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.

Norman Vincent Peale

Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement

W. Clement Stone

Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it. I can take it in small doses, but as a lifestyle I find it too confining.

Lily Tomlin

Minds are like parachutes, they function only when open.

Anonymous

To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.

William Faulkner

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

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Results come from constantly applying what you know, not just knowing.

John P. Strelecky