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

Roger Smith

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A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.

Anonymous

I'm not here just to make a living, I'm here to make a difference.

Helice Bridges

The maxim "Nothing but perfection" may be spelled "Paralysis".

Winston Churchill

We are still masters of our fate. We are still captains of our souls.

Winston Churchill

So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.

W. Clement Stone

Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time, it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable.

Sydney Harris

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

Greg Anderson

if you can't lift the corners, let the middle sag.

Anonymous

Action is the antidote to despair.

Joan Baez

Experience is the best teacher.

Proverb

There is a great man who makes every man feels small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.

G. K. Chesterton

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

Robert T. Kiyosaki

The thought manifests as the word. The word manifests as the deed. The deed develops into habit. And the habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care

T. Howell

I can't understand why people are frightened by new ideas. I'm frightened by old ones.

John Cage

While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.

Hasidic Proverb

Be happy. It's one way of being wise.

Sidonie Gabrielle

Keep the Faith.

Unknown

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

Samuel Coleridge

Little strokes fell great oaks.

Benjamin Franklin

Each action can be the one on which all depends , what is decisive is only the strength and concentration of hallowing with which I do it. To the question of what had been the most essential matter for his late teacher, a disciple answered, 'Always just what he was engaged in at the moment'.

Martin Buber

The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.

Pierre Abelard

A strong person and a waterfall always channel their own path.

Anonymous

A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.

Anonymous

You had me at "hello".

Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire (1996)

A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.

Albert Einstein

The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success.

Henry Ward Beecher

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 go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see every day, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.

Theodore H. White

My experience has taught me that a man who has no vices has damned few virtues.

Abraham Lincoln

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William A. Ward

Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.

Victor Hugo

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

Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.

Thomas Fuller

It is not length of life, but depth of life.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.

Machiavelli

I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.

Humphrey Bogart

The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.

Warren G. Bennis

If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster.

Anonymous

The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.

Channing Pollock

Do or do not, there is no try.

Yoda

Growth and change are never easy... If it were easy, you would have done it long ago.

Lawrence LeShan

People can't live with change if there's not a changeless core inside them. The key to the ability to change is a changeless sense of who you are, what you are about and what you value.

Stephen Covey

The loving are the daring.

Bayard Taylor

Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.

W. Clement Stone

Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.

Audrey Hepburn

Nurses dispense comfort, compassion, and caring without even a prescription.

Val Saintsbury

If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.

Unknown

My heart is ever at your service.

Shakespeare

Let him that would move the world first move himself.

Socrates

Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.

Mother Theresa

Kindness is always fashionable.

America E. Barr

Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash.

George S. Patton

Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.

Richard L. Evans

There is time for everything.

Thomas Edison

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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

Unattributed

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have.

Norman Vincent Peale

Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do.

Norman Vincent Peale

Minds are like parachutes, they function only when open.

Anonymous

He who asks a question is a fool for five minutes. He who does not ask a question remains a fool forever.

Chinese Proverb

The leader has a clear idea of what he wants to do -- professionally and personally -- and the strength to persist in the face of setbacks, even failures.

Warren G. Bennis

We must all suffer one of two things : the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.

Jim Rohn

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

Theodore Roosevelt

Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.

Margaret Mead

Never giving up and pushing forward will unlock all the potential we are capable of.

Christy Borgeld

We all have big changes in our lives that are more or less a second chance.

Harrison Ford

Courage is a moral quality , it is not a chance gift of nature like an aptitude for games. It is a cold choice between two alternatives, the fixed resolve not to quit , an act of renunciation which must be made not once but many times by the power of the will. Courage is will power.

Lord Moran

I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.

H.L. Mencken

It is easier to suppress the first desire than to satisfy all that follow.

Anonymous

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

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)

No man is happy who does not think himself so.

Publilius Syrus

To be a champion, you have to believe in yourself when nobody else will.

Sugar Ray Robinson

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love is like playing the piano. First you must learn to play by the rules, then you must forget the rules and play from your heart.

Anonymous

Knowing means to penetrate through the surface, in order to arrive at the roots, and hence the causes, knowing means to "see" reality in its nakedness. Knowing does not mean to be in the possession of the truth , it means to penetrate the surface and to strive critically and actively in order to approach truth ever more closely.

Erich Fromm

The stakes are too high for government to be a spectator sport.

Barbara Jordan

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

Oberst Von Scherbach, Stalag 17 (1954)

We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.

Anthony Robbins

Bad news, compadres, this place is magic as hell.

Taako

What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert H. Schuller

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

You don't understand ! I could've had class. I could've been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am.

Terry Malloy, On The Waterfront (1954)

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

Anthony Robbins

Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.

Ron Wild

If you're going to be able to look back on something and laugh about it, you might as well laugh about it now.

Marie Osmond

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

Unknown

Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.

Aristotle

In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing.

Mignon McLaughlin

Hard work pays off.

Unknown

You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

Abraham Lincoln

For a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures, and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love.

Francis Bacon

Failing to plan is planning to fail.

Unknown

Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.

Soloman

Whatever you do will be insignificant, but it is very important that you do it.

Mahatma Gandhi

Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.

Leo Buscaglia

One sure-fire way to stay creative force yourself to learn something new.

Harvey Mackay

The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.

W. Beran Wolfe