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Remember that happiness is a way of travel, not a destination.

Roy Goodman

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

Maya Angelou

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

We judge ourselves by what we feel capable of doing, while others judge us by what we have already done.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

We can only learn to love by loving.

Iris Murdoch

A man should have any number of little aims about which he should be conscious and for which he should have names, but he should have neither name for, nor consciousness concerning, the main aim of his life.

Samuel Butler

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

Norman Vincent Peale

Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.


Synergy is everywhere in nature. If you plant two plants close together, the roots commingle and improve the quality of soil so that both plants will grow better than if they were separated. If you put two pieces of wood together, they will hold much more weight than the total of the weight held by each separately. The whole is greater than the sum of its parts. One plus one equals three or more.

Stephen Covey

A healthy outside starts from the inside

Robert Urich

Now all you have to do is hold the chicken, bring me the toast, give me a check for the chicken salad sandwich, and you haven't broken any rules.

Bobby Dupea, Waitress (1970)

Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.

Albert Einstein

Warriors, come out to play !

Luther, The Warriors (1979)

Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.

Marcus Aurelius

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.

Washington Irving

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.


Love isn't decent. Love is glorious and shameless.

Elizabeth Von Arnim

Come out, come out, wherever you are !

Max Cady, Cape Fear (1991)

Study nature, love nature, stay close to nature. It will never fail you.

Frank Lloyd Wright

What is it you want, Mary ? What do you want ? You want the moon ? Just say the word, and I'll throw a lasso around it and pull it down.

George Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg ? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.

Abraham Lincoln

Some people come into our lives and quickly go, some stay for a while and leave footprints in our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.


This kind of certainty comes but just once in a lifetime.

Robert Kincaid

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

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Edward Young

We only love truly once. It is the first time and succeeding passions are less uncontrolled.

Du Coeur

In love beggar and king are equal.

Indian Proverb

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

Edgar Allan Poe

He who dares nothing need hope for nothing.


Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.

George Santayana

A life lived in fear is half lived.


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

Winston Churchill

It's always darkest before the dawn.


By working faithfully eight hours a day you may eventually get to be boss and work twelve hours a day

Robert Frost

I feel like a tiny bird with a big song !

Jerry Van Amerongen

When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.

Norman Vincent Peale

Without inspiration the best powers of the mind remain dormant, they is a fuel in us which needs to be ignited with sparks.

Johann Gottfried Von Herder

What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Watch your thoughts, they become words. Watch your words, they become actions. Watch your actions, they become habits. Watch your habits, they become character.Watch your character, it becomes your destiny.

Frank Outlaw

Romanticism is not just a mode, it literally eats into every life. Women will never get rid of just waiting for the right man.

Anita Brookner

Give me a whisky, ginger ale on the side. And don't be stingy, baby.

Anna Christie, Anna Christie (1930)

The best things in life are free.


Yippie-ki-yay, motherfucker !

John McClane, Die Hard (1988)

Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go, the sooner the better.

Swami Vivekananda

Love is always open arms. If you close your arms about love you will find that you are left holding only yourself.

Leo Buscaglia

Hearts are not had as a gift but hearts are earned.

William Butler Yeats

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

If you're proactive, you don't have to wait for circumstances or other people to create perspective expanding experiences. You can consciously create your own.

Stephen Covey

He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.


The measure of a man is what he does with power.

Greek Proverb

I'm melting ! Melting ! Oh, what a world ! What a world !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

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

Warren G. Bennis

There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience tells him it is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

There's a name for you ladies, but it isn't used in high society -- outside of a kennel.

Crystal Allen, The Women (1939)

If you would be loved, love and be lovable.

Benjamin Franklin

Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.

Danny Kaye

The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.

Tim Blixseth Bono

As far as the laws of mathematics refer to reality, they are not certain, as far as they are certain, they do not refer to reality.

Albert Einstein

If you would create something, you must be something.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The only difference between a rut and a grave is their dimensions.


May the Force be with you.

Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)

A smooth sea never made a skillful mariner.


Our real problem is not our strength today ; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure strength tomorrow.

Calvin Coolidge

The storm also beats on the house that is built on the rock.


One can spend a lifetime assigning blame, find the cause 'out there' for all the troubles that exist. Contrast this with the 'responsible attitude' of confronting the situation, bad or good, and instead of asking, 'What caused the trouble ? Who was to blame ?' asking 'How can I handle this present situation to make the most of it ? What can I salvage here ?'

Abraham Maslow

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.

Langston Hughes

Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities, they will never come.

Janet Erskine Stuart

One hundred percent of the shots you don't take don't go in.

Wayne Gretzky

The time to make friends is before you need them.

Traditional Proverb

Carpe diem.

Latin Proverb

The price of greatness is responsibility.

Winston Churchill

It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

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

Ashleigh Brilliant

I didn't have time to hire half my coaching staff. I didn't know any of the players by sight, but somehow we got through spring ball with the help of a couple of graduate assistants.

Larry Smith

Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Friendship doubles joy and halves grief.

Egyptian Proverb

Just smiling can do wonders for your attitude


The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.

Richard B. Sheridan

You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.

Irish Proverb

Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.

Jim Rohn

The greatest mistake you can make in life is continually fearing that you'll make one.

Elbert Hubbard

A life lived in fear is a life half lived.


There are few people who can manage more than their own business.

Martha Washington

A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.


Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.

Albert Einstein

We must be bright and cheerful, long faces do not make religion.

Swami Vivekananda

Don't follow your dreams, chase them.

Richard Dumb

If I can line up the people who, back through the ages, have gone at life in ways I greatly admire, then I can feel their strength supporting me, all their standards and values pointing the way in which I am to go.

Bonaro W. Overstreet

He who has hope has everything.

Arabian Proverb

Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.

W. Clement Stone

Play for more than you can afford to lose and you will learn the game.

Winston Churchill

You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.

Susan Podziba

Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.

Napoleon Hill

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

No man can succeed in a line of endeavor which he does not like.

Napoleon Hill

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

John Crowe

I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.

Dorothy L. Sayers

I want everyone to be the way I strive to become -- to be himself in his truth. Do not follow me, follow yourself ! is the existential challenge. Self-being awakens self-being but does not force itself on it.

Karl Jaspers

If one has to submit, it is wasteful not to do so with the best grace possible.

Winston Churchill

Where can we go to find god if we cannot see him in our own hearts and in every living being.

Swami Vivekananda