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

Roger Smith

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Along with trustworthiness, consistency is the thing to look for when you surround yourself with people who can help you on your quest.

Michael Johnson

I have found the paradox that if I love until it hurts, then there is no hurt, but only more love.

Mother Theresa

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

Elinor Glyn

Wisdom is more precious than rubies.

Biblical Proverb

Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible.

Mother Teresa

Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.

Martha Washington

Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?

Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)

If anything goes bad, I did it. If anything goes semi-good, then we did it. If anything goes really good, then you did it.

Paul "Bear" Bryant

The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.

Leo Rosten

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

Dale Carnegie

We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within

Earl Nightingale

For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us.

Donald Williams

Sanctuary !

Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)

Have you ever danced with the devil in the pale moonlight ?

The Joker, Batman (1989)

Nobody puts baby in a corner.

Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)

I do not take a single newspaper, nor read one a month, and I feel myself infinitely the happier for it.

Thomas Jefferson

Honor the ocean of love.

George de Benneville

Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed.

Booker T. Washington

At ten years old I actually thought that the reason I was getting glasses was that I couldn't tell what my parents looked like, because every time I asked my mother to buy me something she'd say, 'What do I look like - a bank ?'

Jerry Seinfeld

Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.

Erich Fromm

If you wanna call me that, smile.

The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)

Failure is a detour, not a dead-end street.

Zig Ziglar

What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.

Stephen Covey

With malice toward none, with charity for all.

Abraham Lincoln

Average investors are on the outside trying to look into the inside of the company or property they are investing in.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

We struggle with the complexities and avoid the simplicities.

Norman Vincent Peale

Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.

Hope Floats

People of mediocre ability sometimes achieve outstanding success because they don't know when to quit. Most men succeed because they are determined to.

George Allen

Attica ! Attica !

Sonny Wortzik, Dog Day Afternoon (1975)

Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

Unknown

Boldness in business is the first, second and third thing.

English Proverb

I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.

Ashleigh Brilliant

Champions are a rare breed. They see beyond the dangers, the risks, the obstacles, and the hardships.

Lester Sumrall

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

Anonymous

What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.

Henry Ward Beecher

Friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life.

Thomas Jefferson

How we spend our days is of course how we spend our lives.

Annie Dillard

Who, being loved, is poor ?

Oscar Wilde

Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.

Charles Dickens

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

He who hesitates is lost.

Proverb

Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.

Brian Tracy

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

Madame De Maintenon

It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.

Aristotle

When something is finally obvious that should have been obvious years before, we call it common sense.

Steve Walton

If you can imagine it, you can achieve it , if you can dream it, you can become it.

William Arthur Ward

Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.

Anonymous

I am not sure I should have dared to start , but I am sure that I should not have dared to stop.

Winston Churchill

Know thyself was the inscription over the Oracle at Delphi. And it is still the most difficult task any of us faces. But until you truly know yourself, strengths and weaknesses, know what you want to do and why you want to do it, you can not succeed in any but the most superficial sense of the word. The leader never lies to himself, especially about himself, knows his flaws as well as his assets, and deals with them directly. You are your own raw material. When you know what you consist of and why you want to make of it, then you can invent yourself.

Warren Bennis

Luck happens when opportunity encounters the prepared mind.

Dennis Waitley

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.

Plato

Live out of your imagination, not your history.

Stephen Covey

When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened. Winston Churchill When I want to read a novel, I write one.

Benjamin Disraeli

We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.

Donald Curtis

It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.

Abraham Lincoln

The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.

Alan Ashley-Pitt

Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.

Congolese Proverb

This is the true measure of love, when we believe that we alone can love, that no one could ever have loved so before us, and that no one will ever love in the same way after us.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

Always do the right thing.

Da Mayor, Mookie (1989)

Seize the day.

Unknown

Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.

Karl G. Maeser

No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.

Ronald Reagan

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

Louis Pasteur

His eyes have made love to me all evening.

Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)

When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.

Zig Ziglar

It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Mark Twain

What we hope to do with ease, we must learn first to do with diligence.

Samuel Johnson

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

Whenever you find whole world against you just turn around and lead the world.

Anonymous

Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.

Mary Baker Eddy

Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.

Washington Irving

The battle is all over except the "shouting" when one knows what is wanted and has made up his mind to get it, whatever the price may be.

Napoleon Hill

Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.

Daniel Monroe Tuttle

We have a problem. ''Congratulations. '' But it's a tough problem. ''Then double congratulations. ''

W. Clement Stone

People who are afraid to fail can never experience the joys of success.

Pete Zafra

Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.

Napoleon Hill

If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.

Benjamin Franklin

They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself.

Andy Warhol

Death is something not only mysterious but a great act of purgation. That which continues in a repetitive pattern is degeneration. The pattern may vary according to country, according to climate, according to circumstance, but it is a pattern. Moving in any pattern brings about a continuity and that continuity is part of the degenerating process of man. When there is an ending of continuity, something new can take place. One can understand it instantly if one has understood the whole movement of thought, of fear, hate, love - then one can grasp the significance, instantly, of what death is.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

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

Zig Ziglar

Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.

Jeanne Moreau

The real leader has no need to lead, he is content to point the way.

Henry Miller

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

Leo Buscaglia

There's no such thing as coulda, shoulda and woulda. If you shoulda and coulda, you woulda done it.

Pat Riley

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.

Anais Nin

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

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our equations. But to me our equations are far more important, for politics are only a matter of present concern. A mathematical equation stands forever.

Albert Einstein

No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.

Isaac Asimov

Security is a kind of death.

Tennessee Williams

I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.

Michael Jordan

Learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.

Maya Angelou

How do you live ?

Helen, James Allen (1932)

If it weren't for graft, you'd get a very low type of people in politics.

The Politician, The Great McGinty (1940)

It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.

John Bulwer

Find the good -- and praise it.

Alex Haley

Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.

Thomas J. Watson

Whatever our souls are made up, his and mine are the same.

Emily Bronte