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When I've heard all I need to make a decision, I don't take a vote. I make a decision.

Ronald Reagan

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

Ronald Reagan

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This is the best kind of voyeurism, hearing joy from your neighbors.

Chuck Sigars

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.

John F. Kennedy

Like snowflakes, my Christmas memories gather and dance each beautiful, unique and too soon gone.

Deborah Whipp

May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love.

L.O. Baird

Life is no brief candle to me. It is a sort of splendid torch which I have got a hold of for the moment, and I want to make it burn as brightly as possible before handing it on to future generations

George Bernard Shaw

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Mahatma Gandhi

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Eleanor Roosevelt

In the space age the most important space is between the ears.

Anne Armstrong

Pretty much everything will come to him who hustles while he waits. I believe that restlessness is discontent, and discontent is merely the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.

Thomas Edison

Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in kansas anymore.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Action is the antidote to despair.

Joan Baez

Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes.

Norman Vincent Peale

One of the oldest human needs is having someone to wonder where you are when you don't come home at night.

Margaret Mead

Action without study is fatal. Study without action is fatal. Mary Beard Actions speak louder than words.

English Proverb

Only the educated are free.

Epictetus

Love knows no bounds.

Unknown

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

Unknown

If I were required to guess off-hand, and without collusion with higher minds, what is the bottom cause of the amazing material and intellectual advancement of the last fifty years, I should guess that it was the modern-born and previously non-existent disposition on the part of men to believe that a new idea can have value.

Mark Twain

When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.

Abraham Lincoln

In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.

Unattributed

A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle

Gloria Steinhem

That which does not kill you makes you stronger.

Neitzsche

Those who are fired with an enthusiastic idea and who allow it to take hold and dominate their thoughts find that new worlds open for them. As long as enthusiasm holds out, so will new opportunities.

Norman Vincent Peale

When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.

Oscar Wilde

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

Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.

Unknown

Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.

Birke Baehr

The worst part of life is waiting. The best part of life is having someone worth waiting for.

Jessica Brumley

Success is the proper utilization of failure.

Anonymous

The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.

Jacques Benigne Bossuel

Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.

W. Clement Stone

Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.

Jean Anouilh

Live out of your imagination, not your history.

Stephen Covey

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

It is better to have loved and lost than to never have loved.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

We are stripped of every attribute of freedom and eligibility for legal self defence. Our property may be plundered before our eyes, violence may be committed on our persons, even our lives may be taken away, and there is none to regard our complaints. We are denationalized; we are disfranchised.

Chief John Ross

There is no education like adversity.

Disraeli

Experience is the best teacher.

Proverb

If you love someone, set them free.

Sting

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

Mark Twain

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

Henry Ward Beecher

Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.

Marc Chagall

The tapas and the other hard yogas that were practiced in other yugas do not work now. What is needed in this yuga is giving, helping others. Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

The quality of a man's life is in direct proportion to his commitment to excellence, regardless of his chosen field of endeavor.

Vince Lombardi

Look at every situation as if you were in the future and you were looking back on it.

General Peter Schoomaker

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

Unknown

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

Anonymous

My mama always said, life is like a box of chocolates. You never know what you're gonna get.

Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.

Booker T. Washington

There are only two rules for being successful. One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it.

Mario Cuomo

Excuse me while I whip this out.

Bart, Blazing Saddles (1974)

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

Be courageous ! Whatever setbacks America has encountered, it has always emerged as a stronger and more prosperous nation. Be brave as your fathers before you. Have faith and go forward !

Thomas Edison

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

Ellie Andrews, It Happened One Night (1934)

It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor.

Seneca

There is no instinct like that of the heart.

Lord Byron

Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace.

Amelia Earhart

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

Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)

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

Pat Riley

The greatest sin is to think yourself weak.

Swami Vivekananda

I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.

Paul McCartney

Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

Whenever you are asked if you can do a job, tell'em, Certainly I can ! - and get busy and find out how to do it

Theodore Roosevelt

No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.

Abraham Lincoln

The principles you live by create the world you live in ; if you change the principles you live by, you will change your world. -

Blaine Lee

Well, it's not the men in your life that counts, it's the life in your men.

Tira, I'm No Angel (1933)

One rule of action more important than all others is consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.

Calvin Coolidge

Every human heart is human.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Men are often capable of greater things than they perform. They are sent into the world with bills of credit, and seldom draw to their full extent.

Horace Walpole

Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.

Earl Nightingale

The mind, ever the willing servant, will respond to boldness, for boldness, in effect, is a command to deliver mental resources.

Norman Vincent Peale

One only gets to the top rung on the ladder by steadily climbing up one at a time, and suddenly, all sorts of powers, all sorts of abilities which you thought never belonged to you suddenly become within your own possibility and you think, 'Well, I'll have a go, too.'

Margaret Thatcher

I think people should mate for life, like pigeons or catholics.

Isaac Davis, Manhattan (1979)

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

William Arthur Ward

Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.

P. T. Barnum

Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.

Diane Ackerman

Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.

David McCullough

People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.

John C. Maxwell

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

Dale Carnegie

When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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 difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.

Unknown

Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.

Francis Wilson

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

Daniel Monroe Tuttle

Be bold, and mighty forces will come to your aid.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.

La Rochefoucauld

It is well for the heart to be naive and for the mind not to be.

Anatole France

Love is a thing, well, it's kind of like quicksand. The more you are in it, the deeper you sink. And when it hits you, you've just got to fall.

UB40

The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.

Unknown

Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.

Swami Vivekananda

Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.

Earl Nightingale

You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Fear nothing, for every renewed effort raises all former failures into lessons, all sins into experience.

Unknown

The loving are the daring.

Bayard Taylor

Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.

T. Dufek

All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -

Walt Disney

We find rest in those we love, and we provide a resting place in ourselves for those who love us.

Saint Bernard of Clairvaux

Look at the weaknesses of others with compassion, not accusation. It's not what they're not doing or should be doing that's the issue. The issue is your own chosen response to the situation and what you should be doing. If you start to think the problem is "out there", stop yourself. That thought is the problem.

Stephen Covey

See how nature - trees, flowers, grass - grows in silence , see the stars, the moon and the sun, how they move in silence we need silence to be able to touch souls.

Mother Teresa