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He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.

Samuel Smiles

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Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.

Aldous Huxley

Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.

Indian Proverb

To go fast, row slowly.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Swami Vivekananda

With courage you will dare to take risks, have the strength to be compassionate, and the wisdom to be humble. Courage is the foundation of integrity.

Keshavan Nair

To live a creative life we must lose our fear of being wrong.

Joseph Chilton Pearce

When you wholeheartedly adopt a 'with all your heart' attitude and go all out with the positive principle, you can do incredible things.

Norman Vincent Peale

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take

John Davidson Rockefeller

If you believe you can, you probably can. If you believe you won't, you most assuredly won't. Belief is the ignition switch that gets you off the launching pad.

Dennis Waitley

There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.

Robert Half

He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

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

Charles Morgan

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

Charles M. Schwab

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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

Robert Frost

In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.

Norman Vincent Peale

The truth is more important than the facts.

Frank Lloyd Wright

Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.

Unknown

The rare individual who honestly satisfies this heart-hunger ( praise ) will hold people in the palm of his hand, and even the undertaker will be sorry when he dies.

Dale Carnegie

It's always darkest before the dawn.

Unknown

Every cloud has a silver lining.

Proverb

Give a man a fish and he will eat for the day, teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.

Chinese Proverb

The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.

Anita Brookner

We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.

George Bernard Shaw

Happiness grows at our own firesides, and is not to be picked in strangers gardens.

Douglas Jerrold

It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.

Aristotle

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

Deborah Whipp

It is better to remain silent and be thought a fool, than to open your mouth and remove all doubt.

Abraham Lincoln

If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself.

Norman Vincent Peale

Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition.

Alexander Smith

Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.

William Faulkner

A martini. Shaken, not stirred.

James Bond, Goldfinger (1964)

Creativity is a natural extension of our enthusiasm.

Earl Nightingale

I have, for many years past, contemplated the noble races of red men who are now spread over these trackless forests and boundless prairies, melting away at the approach of civilization.

George Catlin

The harder you fall the higher you bounce.

Horace

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

Charles Tremendous Jones

Don't waste yourself in rejection, nor bark against the bad, but chant the beauty of the good.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The ability to concentrate and to use your time well is everything if you want to succeed in business or in anything else, for that matter.

Lee Iacocca

Never say more than is necessary.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask.

W. Clement Stone

You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you do not try.

Beverly Sills

The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.

Plutarch

The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.

Swami Vivekananda

One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus ; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.

Anthony Robbins

I love him because he's the kind of guy who gets drunk on a glass of buttermilk, and I love the way he blushes right up over his ears. I love him because he doesn't know how to kiss, the jerk !

Sugarpuss O'Shea, Ball Of Fire (1941)

Never cut a tree down in the wintertime. Never make a negative decision in the low time.

Robert H. Schuller

Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.

Rhett Butler, Gone With The Wind (1939)

Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.

Jawaharlal Nehru

Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1990)

Love is like a piece of art work, even the smallest bit can be so beautiful.

Stacie Cunningham

I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat.

Winston Churchill

The wealth of a soul is measured by how much it can feel, its poverty by how little.

W. R. Inge

Mama says, Stupid is as stupid does.

Young Forrest Gump, Forrest Gump (1994)

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

Anna Christie, Anna Christie (1930)

Inch by inch, it's a cinch.

Robert H. Schuller

Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !

Ira Gershwin

Find the good -- and praise it.

Alex Haley

Freedom from the known is death, and then you are living.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Kid, the next time I say, Let's go someplace like Bolivia, let's go someplace like Bolivia.

Butch Cassidy, Butch Cassidy And The Sundance Kid (1969)

The first duty of love is to listen.

Paul Tillich

Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.

Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)

You cannot antagonize and influence at the same time.

J.S. Knox

Michael, we're bigger than U.S. Steel.

Hyman Roth, The Godfather: Part II (1974)

Think and grow rich.

Napoleon Hill

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

Georgette Mosbacher

Love is a symbol of eternity that wipes away all sense of time, removing all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end.

Ikhide Oshoma

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.

Dale Carnegie

Love is like pi - natural, irrational, and very important.

Lisa Hoffman

To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.

Karen Sunde

The first requisite for success is to develop the ability to focus and apply your mental and physical energies to the problem at hand - without growing weary. Because such thinking is often difficult, there seems to be no limit to which some people will go to avoid the effort and labor that is associated with it.

Thomas Edison

Don't think it, ink it.

Mark Victor Hansen

Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.

Winston Churchill

The more you seek security, the less of it you have. But the more you seek opportunity, the more likely it is that you will achieve the security that you desire.

Brian Tracy

Your voice makes me tremble inside and your smile is an invitation for my imagination to go wild.

Anonymous

I would rather live and love where death is king than have eternal life where love is not.

Robert G. Ingersoll

I'm not bad. I'm just drawn that way.

Jessica Rabbit, Who Framed Roger Rabbit (1988)

What is life without the radiance of love.

Von Schiller

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

William Arthur Ward

Gravitation is not responsible for people falling in love.

Albert Einstein

There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.

George Sands

The only place success comes before work is in the dictionary.

Vince Lombardi

Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lie's man's only promise.

Leo Buscaglia

We are the only beings on the planet who lead such rich internal lives that it's not the events that matter most to us, but rather, it's how we interpret those events that will determine how we think about ourselves and how we will act in the future.

Anthony Robbins

The hero is no braver than the ordinary man, but he is brave five minutes longer

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.

Jim Rohn

Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality, the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.

Jose Ortega y Gasset

An Arabian proverb says there are four sorts of men: He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool, shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple, teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep--wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise, follow him.

Isabel Burton

Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.

Charles M. Shultz

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

Thomas Jefferson

Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability... . We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.

Thomas Edison

The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible.

Oscar Wilde

If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.

Romans 1218

Be afraid. Be very afraid.

Veronica Quaife, The Fly (1986)

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

Robert H. Schuller

Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.

Democritus

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be, and you'll help them to become what they are capable of becoming.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The first step towards success in any occupation is to become interested in it.

William Osler

The more connections you and your lover make, not just between your bodies, but between your minds, your hearts, and your souls, the more you will strengthen the fabric of your relationship, and the more real moments you will experience together.

Barbara De Angelis

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

Winston Churchill

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Heywood