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High expectations are the key to everything.

Sam Walton

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The stuff that dreams are made of.

Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)

There are essentially two things that will make you wiser the books you read and the people you meet.

Charles Tremendous Jones

Happy wife, happy life.

Jeff Allen

What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.

Napoleon Hill

Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?

Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)

Every person who wins in any undertaking must be willing to cut all sources of retreat. Only by doing so can one be sure of maintaining that state of mind known as a burning desire to win -- essential to success.

Napoleon Hill

One way to become enthusiastic is to look for the plus sign. To make progress in any difficult situation, you have to start with what's right about it and build on that.

Norman Vincent Peale

From now on you will never be alone, even when we are separated, and even when death itself parts us, I shall remain with you.

Ladislaus Boros

Don't fall victim to your own melodrama. Keep things in perspective. The odds are that your problem is solvable. Address the solution and don't dwell on the problem to the point at which it paralyzes you.

Harvey Mackay

All the negative thoughts and ideas that are in the world have proceeded from this evil spirit of fear. Are people so afraid ? The answer is that they have made themselves helpless and dependent on others

Swami Vivekananda

Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.

C.N. Bovee

You know the difference between you and me ? I make this look good.

Agent J, Men In Black (1997)

There is no limit to what a man can do or where he can go if he doesn't mind who gets the credit.

Robert Woodruff

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

Maya Angelou

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

Gottfried Wilhem Von Leibniz

Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy.

Martha Washington

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

Who indeed can harm you if you are committed deeply to doing what is right ?

Peter

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

E.E. Cummings

An executive is a person who always decides , sometimes he decides correctly, but he always decides.

John H. Patterson

The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.

Thomas Edison

In life you can never be too kind or too fair ; everyone you meet is carrying a heavy load. When you go through your day expressing kindness and courtesy to all you meet, you leave behind a feeling of warmth and good cheer, and you help alleviate the burdens everyone is struggling with.

Brian Tracy

To me, at least the way that I teach it, all types of knowledge ultimately means self-knowledge. So, therefore they're coming in and asking me to teach them not so much how to defend themselves or how to do somebody in. Rather, they want to learn to express themselves through some movement, be it anger, be it determination or whatever. So, in other words, they're paying me to show them, in combative form, the art of expressing the human body.

Bruce Lee

You can do anything you put your mind to.

Unknown

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

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

Ashleigh Brilliant

The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.

Orlando Battista

Happiness is a butterfly, which, when pursued, is always just beyond your grasp, but which, if you will sit down quietly, may alight upon you.

Nathaniel Hawthorne

We are responsible for what we are, and whatever we wish ourselves to be, we have the power to make ourselves. If what we are now has been the result of our own past actions, it certainly follows that whatever we wish to be in the future can be produced by our present actions, so we have to know how to act.

Swami Vivekananda

A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.

Charles M. Schwab

Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up

James Baldwin

Bond. James Bond.

James Bond, Dr No (1962)

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is often a step forward.

Thomas Edison

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

Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.

Dorothy Parker

Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.

Dale Carnegie

It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.

Washington Irving

Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.

Stephen Covey

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

Platitudes ? Yes, there are platitudes. Platitudes are there because they are true.

Margaret Thatcher

Okay, but I get to be on top.

Josh, Big (1988)

Human beings, who are almost unique in having the ability to learn from the experience of others, are also remarkable for their apparent disinclination to do so.

Douglas Adams

Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.

Lisa Grude

The pellet with the poison's in the vessel with the pestle. The chalice from the palace has the brew that is true.

Hubert Hawkins, The Court Jester (1956)

Whatever you are be a good one.

Abraham Lincoln

A life lived in fear is half lived.

Anonymous

To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.

Samuel Butler

What is a friend ? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.

Aristotle

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

Anonymous

The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.

Swami Vivekananda

No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see the possibilities -- they're always there.

Norman Vincent Peale

There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.

Cecil B. DeMille

If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.

Lynda Barry

All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word freedom , justice , honor , duty , mercy , hope.

Winston Churchill

Adventure is worthwhile.

Amelia Earhart

An optimist sees an opportunity in every calamity, a pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity.

Winston Churchill

When I first met you, I was afraid to talk to you. When I talked to you, I was afraid to kiss you. When I kissed you, I was afraid to love you. Now that I love you, I'm afraid to lose you.

Kuuipo Mark

The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. What we obtain too cheap, we esteem too lightly it is dearness only that gives everything its value.

Thomas Paine

Only when all contribute their firewood can they build up a strong fire.

Chinese Proverb

Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.

Mark Twain

Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr

Martha Friedman

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Anonymous

There are two things to aim at in life , first to get what you want, and after that to enjoy it. Only the wisest of mankind has achieved the second.

Logan Pearsall Smith

I have loved to the point of madness, that which is called madness, that which to me, is the only sensible way to love.

Francoise Sagan

What the world wants is character. The world is in need of those whose life is one burning love, selfless. That love will make every word tell like a thunderbolt.

Swami Vivekananda

We shall neither fail nor falter, we shall not weaken or tire. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.

Winston Churchill

Every truth has four corners, as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other three.

Confucius

Woody, I know what your problem is. You're just like me. Trash !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

Anne Frank, The Diary Of Anne Frank (1959)

Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.

Jim Rohn

People will exercise great effort and creativity to make our plan work, and sometimes expend just as much effort and creativity to make your plan fail.

Bob Klas

In questions of science, the authority of a thousand is not worth the humble reasoning of a single individual.

Galileo Galilei

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

Barbara Jordan

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

Leo Buscaglia

What a great feeling to look back on what you've already climbed What a man really wants is creative challenge with sufficient skills to bring him within the reach of success so that he may have the expanding joy of achievement.

Nash

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly , what is essential is invisible to the eye.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

It is no use saying "we are doing our best". You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.

Winston Churchill

The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.

Thomas Jefferson

Live out of your imagination, not your history.

Stephen Covey

Courage is not a virtue of value among other personal values like love or fidelity. It is the foundation that underlies and gives reality to all other virtues and personal values. Without courage our love pales into mere dependency. Without courage our fidelity becomes conformism.

Rollo May

I love you for what you are, but I love you yet more for what you are going to be. I love you not so much for your realities as for your ideals. I pray for your desires that they may be great, rather than for your satisfactions, which may be so hazardously little. You are going forward toward something great. I am on the way with you, and therefore I love you.

Carl Sandburg

The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good.

Samuel Johnson

In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.

Colin Powell

Houston, we have a problem.

Jim Lovell, Apollo 13 (1944)

Don't say, "If I could, I would". Say, "If I can, I will".

Jim Rohn

Do not wait to strike till the iron is hot, but make it hot by striking.

William B. Sprague

The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.

Anthony Robbins

If you would be loved, love and be lovable.

Benjamin Franklin

Find and use your passion, and you'll have a great career. Don't do it, you won't. It's as simple as that.

Larry Smith

Do or do not, there is no try.

Yoda

I never did anything worth doing entirely by accident... . Almost none of my inventions came about totally by accident. They were achieved by having trained myself to endure and tolerate hard work.

Thomas Edison

Let not a man guard his dignity, but let his dignity guard him.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love is when reality is better than your dreams.

Becky Graham

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.

Lao Tzu

No man is wise enough by himself.

Plautus

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.

Will Rogers

The secret of success is to do common things uncommonly well.

John Davidson Rockefeller