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High expectations are the key to everything.

Sam Walton

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He who has great power should use it lightly.

Seneca

Come here, Norman. Hurry up. The loons ! The loons ! They're welcoming us back.

Ethel Thayer, On Golden Pond (1981)

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

E.E. Cummings

Much as we may wish to make a new beginning, some part of us resists doing so as though we were making the first step toward disaster.

William Bridges

This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.

Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

Not much meat on her, but what's there is choice.

Mike Conovan, Pat And Mike (1952)

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Brian Tracy

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

Demosthenes

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.

Helen Keller

Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.

Henry Ford

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

Margaret Mead

Barring serious accidents, if you are not preoccupied with worry and you work hard, you can look forward to a reasonably lengthy existence. Its not the hard work that kills, its the worrying that kills.

Thomas Edison

Advice is seldom welcome , and those who want it the most always like it the least.

Lord Chesterfield

We get to make a living , we give to make a life.

Winston Churchill

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

You really can change the world if you care enough.

Marion Wright Edelman

You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.

Michael Johnson

Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.

Anton Chekhov

There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'

Carrie Fisher

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)

It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.

Seneca

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

Unknown

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

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

Robert Kincaid

If we all did the things we are really capable of doing, we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

Would you like to come in ?

Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)

You make me want to be a better man.

Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)

For Love is Immortality.

Emily Dickinson

If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined, you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.

Albert Einstein

Who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one.

Japanese Proverb

Just because you make a mistake doesnt mean you are a mistake.

Georgette Mosbacher

Life is but a moment, death also is but another.

Robert H. Schuller

You are the only person on earth who can use your ability.

Zig Ziglar

But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !

Paula, Gaslight (1940)

Don't argue for other people's weaknesses. Don't argue for your own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it -- immediately.

Stephen Covey

Except and expect positive things and that is what you will receive.

Lori Hard

Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other.

Rainer Maria Rilke

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

To succeed... you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

What the world really needs is more love and less paper work.

Pearl Bailey

I light my candle from their torches.

Robert Burton

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.

Albert Einstein

One who seeks no friends is his own enemy.

Russian Proverb

Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can.

Henry Drummond

Your belief determines your action and your action determines your results, but first you have to believe.

Mark Victor Hansen

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

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

Success is the child of audacity.

Benjamin Disraeli

Today, I consider myself the luckiest man on the face of the earth.

Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)

The time is always right to do what is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes-- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds'--can you help others do the same.

Carlo Brumat

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you can not do.

Eleanor Roosevelt

When you can't solve the problem, manage it.

Robert H. Schuller

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.

Napoleon Hill

To love is to place our happiness in the happiness of another.

Gottfried Wilhem Von Leibniz

My love for you is a journey, starting at forever, and ending at never.

Anonymous

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

Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''

Robert H. Schuller

What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.

Alexander Graham Bell

No one knows what he can do until he tries.

Publilius Syrus

Concentration of wealth and power has been built upon other people's money, other people's business, other people's labor. Under this concentration, independent business has been a menace to American society.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it.

Mark Victor Hansen

Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.

William Curry

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

Robert T. Kiyosaki

You must think of failure and defeat as the spring boards to new achievements, and to the next level of accomplishment.

Les Brown

Sometimes your nearness takes my breath away , and all the things I want to say can find no voice. Then, in silence, I can only hope my eyes will speak my heart.

Robert Sexton

Every life form seems to strive to its maximum except human beings. How tall will a tree grow ? As tall as it possibly can. Human beings, on the other hand, have been given the dignity of choice. You can choose to be all or you can choose to be less. Why not stretch up to the full measure of the challenge and see what all you can do ?

Jim Rohn

Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God.

Anonymous

The pain of love is the pain of being alive. It is a perpetual wound.

Maureen Duffy

The way for a young man to rise is to improve himself in every way he can, never suspecting that anybody wishes to hinder him.

Abraham Lincoln

Our intentions create our reality.

Wayne W. Dyer

If they move, kill ' em.

Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)

My parents told me that I could do and be anything I really wanted. I believed them.

Molly McDonald

You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.

Golda Meir

Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.

Winston Churchill

Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.

Anonymous

Talkers are no good doers.

William Shakespeare

There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction.

Winston Churchill

People who exercise their embryonic freedom day after day, little by little, expand that freedom. People who do not will find that it withers until they are literally 'being lived'. They are acting out scripts written by parents, associates and society.

Stephen Covey

Where is there dignity unless there is honesty ?

Cicero

Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

On the last analysis, then, love is life. Love never faileth and life never faileth so long as there is love.

Henry Drummond

Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only

Plautus

All love that has not friendship for it's base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

I have failed over and over again. That is why I succeed.

Michael Jordan

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

First law on holes - when you're in one, stop digging.

Denis Healey

Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.

Zig Ziglar

No man is free who is not master of himself.

Epictetus

Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?

Frances Marion

There are many who's tongues might govern multitudes, if they could govern their tongues.

Prentice

He is an atheist who does not believe in himself. The old religions said that he was an atheist who did not believe in god. The new religion says that he is an atheist who does not believe in himself.

Swami Vivekananda

Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.

George F. Will

Teaching is not a lost art, but the regard for it is a lost tradition.

Jacques Barzun

Love is the only rational act.

Morrie Schwarz