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You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.

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If we are to have real peace, we must begin with the children.

Mahatma Gandhi

No man is wise enough by himself.

Plautus

Practice makes perfect.

Unknown

It is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.

Henry Ward Beecher

There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.

Zig Ziglar

I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.

Martha Washington

This attachment of love to god is indeed one that does not bind the soul but effectively breaks all its bondages.

Swami Vivekananda

No fate is worse than a life without a love.

Mexican Proverb

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

Unattributed

The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.

David O. McKay

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

Rooster Cogburn, True Grit (1969)

Only that day dawns to which we are awake.

Henry David Thoreau

Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.

Paulo Coelho

I like to watch.

Chance, Being There (1979)

Those at the top of the mountain didn't fall there.

Marcus Washling

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

Anonymous

Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.

Swami Sivananda

Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking.

William B. Sprague

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

John Crowe

Mistakes are a part of being human. Appreciate your mistakes for what they are precious life lessons that can only be learned the hard way. Unless it's a fatal mistake, which, at least, others can learn from.

Al Franken

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Swami Vivekananda

It is the true season of love when we know that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

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

Anonymous

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.

Zig Ziglar

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

Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)

A wise man adapts himself to circumstances as water shapes itself to the vessel that contains it.

Chinese Proverb

In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.

Albert Einstein

And he can make, so say the wise, no claim who makes no sacrifice.

Samuel Coleridge

Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a 'genius' is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework.

Thomas Edison

Live your dreams.

Les Brown

Spoken about by, radio announcer and good friend : never let a day go by that he didn't learn something new and, in turn pass it on to others. It was his consuming passion.

Earl Nightingale

Oh, it was nobody's fault but my own. I was looking up. It was the nearest thing to heaven. You were there.

Terry McKay, An Affair To Remember (1957)

You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.

Dennis Waitley

From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.

Yiddish Proverb

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward.

Thomas Edison

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

Lynda Barry

Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

Abraham Lincoln

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)

It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.

Anonymous

In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.

Marc Chagall

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.

Dale Carnegie

There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.

Anonymous

Success is the result of perfection, hard work, learning from failure, loyalty, and persistence.

Colin Powell

Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.

Mingjiao

When it comes to giving, some people stop at nothing.

Anonymous

What ever you are be a good one.

Abraham Lincoln

I always say a kiss on the hand might feel very good, but a diamond tiara lasts forever.

Lorelei, Gentlemen Prefer Blondes (1953)

If thou must love me, let it be for nought, except for love's sake only. Do not say, I love her for her smile, her look, her way of speaking gently, for a trick of thought that falls in well with mine, and, certes, brought a sense of pleasant ease on such a day. For these things in themselves, beloved, may be changed, or change for thee, and love so wrought, may be unwrought so.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.

Emily Dickinson

Without love our life is a, ship without a rudder, like a body without a soul.

Sholem Aleichem

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Education has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading.

G. M. Trevelyan

Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !

Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)

The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.

Swami Vivekananda

Service is the rent we pay for being. It is the very purpose of life, and not something you do in your spare time

Marion Wright Edelman

A life lived with integrity -- even if it lacks the trappings of fame and fortune is a shinning star in whose light others may follow in the years to come.

Dennis Waitley

Above all, beware of compromises. Hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others fads through the greed of getting supporters. Your atman is the support of the universe - whose support do you stand in need of ?

Swami Vivekananda

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

Charles F. Kettering

A friend's love says. If you ever need anything, I'll be there. True Love says, you'll never need anything, i'll be there.

Jimi Hollemans

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

Nothing real can be threatened, nothing unreal exists. Love is all there is.

Unknown

The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.

Blaise Pascal

Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.

W. Clement Stone

Whenever I get the energy to exercise, I sit down until it passes.

Anonymous

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.

Dalai Lama

Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.

Swami Vivekananda

Progress is the activity of today and the assurance of tomorrow

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Dale Carnegie

Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.

Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)

Not many people know it, but the Fuhrer was a terrific dancer.

Franz Liebkind, The Producers Avco (1968)

An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.

Winston Churchill

Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living.

William Bridges

What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.

Swami Vivekananda

No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.

La Rochefoucauld

Procrastination is the fear of success. People procrastinate because they are afraid of the success that they know will result if they move ahead now. Because success is heavy, carries a responsibility with it, it is much easier to procrastinate and live on the 'someday I'll' philosophy.

Dennis Waitley

Many who have spent a lifetime in it can tell us less of love than the child that lost a dog yesterday.

Thornton Wilder

Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.

Burton Hills

All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.

Swami Vivekananda

People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing-that's why we recommend it daily.

Zig Ziglar

No general can fight his battles alone. He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.

Philip Armour

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

Tom Peters

Ineffective people live day after day with unused potential. They experience synergy only in small, peripheral ways in their lives. But creative experiences can be produced regularly, consistently, almost daily in people's lives. It requires enormous personal security and openness and a spirit of adventure.

Stephen Covey

Before I learned the art, a punch was just a punch, and a kick, just a kick. After I learned the art, a punch was no longer a punch, a kick, no longer a kick. Now that I understand the art, a punch is just a punch and a kick is just a kick.

Bruce Lee

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

Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)

He who lives without discipline dies without honor.

Icelandic Proverb

Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.

Emily Dickinson

Success is never ending, failure is never final.

Dr. Robert Schuller

Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.

Edmund Hillary

We have not yet begun to fight.

John Paul Jones

Love is blind, friendship closes its eyes.

Anonymous

Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.

Nigerian Proverb

In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love you want the other person.

Margaret Anderson

I'm an excellent driver.

Raymond Babbitt, Rain Man (1988)

Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.

Joan Crawford

Seek first to understand, then to be understood.

Stephen Covey

Great oaks from little acorns grow

Proverb

It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.

Muriel Spark

Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.

Swami Vivekananda