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The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don't finally meet somewhere, they're in each other all along.

Rumi

I become a waterwheel, turning and tasting you, as long as water moves.

Rumi

That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.

Rumi

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Open your ears before you open your mouth, it may surprise your eyes !

Earl Nightingale

Love is a moment that lasts forever.

Julie Wittey

The secret of education lies in respecting the student.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

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

Henry Ward Beecher

If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.

Rachel Carlson

If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.

Anthony Robbins

The miracle is this the more we share, the more we have.

Leonard Nimoy

I know for sure that what we dwell on is who we become.

Oprah Winfrey

The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.

Anonymous

I love you. I've loved you since the first moment I saw you. I guess maybe Ive even loved you before I saw you.

George Eastman, A Place In The Sun (1951)

Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.

Swami Vivekananda

In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.

Aristotle

This is this.

Michael Vronsky, The Deer Hunter (1978)

It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.

Zig Ziglar

If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.

Somerset Maugham

Take away love and our earth is a tomb.

Robert Browning

There are two ways of meeting difficulties you alter the difficulties, or you alter yourself to meet them.

Phyllis Battome

Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter can not understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.

Albert Einstein

Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Get your stinking paws off me, you damned dirty ape !

George Taylor, Planet Of The Apes (1968)

Do first things first, and second things not at all.

Peter F. Drucker

Its so hard when contemplated in advance, and so easy when you do it.

Robert M. Pirsig

A lawyer dies and goes to hell. The devil says he'll make a deal with him. He can go to heaven if he gives up the souls of his wife and two kids. 'Sure' says the lawyer, 'but what's the catch ? '

Unknown

Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.

Erica Jong

In the eyes of a lover pockmarks are dimples.

Japanese Proverb

I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank

The ladder of success is never crowded at the top.

Napoleon Hill

You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.

Unknown

The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.

Publilius Syrus

An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.

Caroline L. Gascoigne

Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.

Aristotle

First say to yourself what you would be, and then do what you have to do.

Epictetus

We all go a little mad sometimes.

Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)

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

Emily Dickinson

Find the person who will love you because of your differences and not in spite of them and you have found a lover for life.

Leo Buscaglia

Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !

Billie Dawn, Born Yesterday (1950)

The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them.

Bernard M. Baruch

Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.

Ursula K. Le Guin

What greater thing is there for two human souls that to feel that they are joined, to strengthen each other, to be at one with each other in silent unspeakable memories.

George Eliot

To my big brother George, the richest man in town !

Harry Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.

Rumi

We will find only what we look for, nothing more and nothing less.

Anonymous

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

Dalai Lama

I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.

Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)

Can you dig it ?

Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)

The more you venture to live greatly, the more you will find within you what it takes to get on top of things and stay there.

Norman Vincent Peale

Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.

Pogo

Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.

Abraham Lincoln

The broadest, and maybe the most meaningful definition of volunteering - Doing more than you have to because you want to, in a cause you consider good.

Ivan Scheier

Wisdom is not a product of schooling but of the lifelong attempt to acquire it.

Albert Einstein

I have a dream that one day this nation will rise up and live out the true meaning of its creed We hold these truths to be self-evident , that all men are created equal.

Martin Luther King Jr.

None are homely who smile.

Robert Half

I'll be taking these huggies and whatever cash you got.

H. I. McDunnough, Raising Arizona (1987)

The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.

Martha Washington

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.

Henry David Thoreau

Don't quit.

Unknown

I believe that unarmed truth and unconditional love will have the final word in reality. That is why right, temporarily defeated, is stronger than evil triumphant.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

Margaret Anderson

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

Du Coeur

Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.

Dennis Waitley

It is the very essence of good leadership to give away all credit for positive achievement, to identify only team goals and always to refer to them as such.

Joe Klock

When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.

Norman Vincent Peale

Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.

Oprah Winfrey

If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as painted, or composed music or wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.

Martin Luther King Jr.

If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.

Lou Holtz

If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

Ashleigh Brilliant

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo Buscaglia

Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.

Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)

Oh, Jerry, don't let's ask for the moon. We have the stars.

Charlotte Vale, Now (1942)

The harder I work, the luckier I get.

Samuel Goldwyn

The thing I lose patience with the most is the clock. Its hands move too fast.

Thomas Edison

When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what ?

Sydney J. Harris

Dave, stop. Stop, will you? Stop, Dave. Will you stop, Dave? Stop, Dave. I'm afraid.

Hal (V.O.), 2001: A Space Odyssey (2001)

A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.

Anonymous

Obstacles are what appear when you take your eyes off your dreams.

George DeVack

Courage faces fear and thereby masters it.

Martin Luther King Jr.

You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.

Friedrich Nietzsche

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.

Norman Vincent Peale

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire, Jerry Maguire (1996)

It's hard to tell your mind to stop loving someone, when your heart still does.

Mallory Jones

I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

To give away money is an easy matter and in any mans power. But to decide to whom to give it, and how large, and when, and for what purpose and how, is neither in any mans power nor an easy matter

Aristotle

If a man does his best, what else is there ?

General George S. Patton

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

Anonymous

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

Janet Erskine Stuart

I'm Multi-Dimensional !

Taako

Hey, Bud, lets party !

Jeff Spicoli, Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)

Personally, veda's convinced me that alligators have the right idea. They eat their young.

Ida Corwin, Mildred Pierce (1945)

I always try to turn my personal struggles into something helpful for others.

Henri Nouwen

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal, nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

E. Joseph Cossman

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Snap out of it !

Loretta Castorini, Moonstruck (1987)

The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.

John Milton

Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.

Duffy, Chinatown (1974)

Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac... It's in the hole ! It's in the hole ! It's in the hole !

Carl Spackler, Caddyshack (1980)