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Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.

Satchel Paige

Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching

Satchel Paige

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Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.

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To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.

W. Clement Stone

Fill your hands, you son-of-a-bitch !

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Courage is a moral quality , it is not a chance gift of nature like an aptitude for games. It is a cold choice between two alternatives, the fixed resolve not to quit , an act of renunciation which must be made not once but many times by the power of the will. Courage is will power.

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Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.

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Stella ! Hey, Stella !

Stanley Kowalski, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

Winners never quit and quitters never win !

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Love is patient and kind, love is not jealous or boastful, it is not arrogant or rude. Love does not insist on its own way, it is not irritable or resentful, it does not rejoice at wrong, but rejoices in the right. Love bears all things, believes all things, hopes all things.

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Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves.

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

John Davidson Rockefeller

If you can't do it today, what makes you think you can do it tomorrow.

Yusuf Tara

Why don't you go outside and jerk yourself a soda ?

Virginia Hill, Bugsy (1991)

There is always room for those who can be relied upon to delivery the goods when they say they will.

Napoleon Hill

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

Earl Nightingale

If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders.

Abigail Van Buren

Anyone can count the seeds in an apple, but only God can count the number of apples in a seed.

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

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Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

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There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.

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Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.

Albert Schweitzer

I feel like a tiny bird with a big song !

Jerry Van Amerongen

Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it.

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What ever you are be a good one.

Abraham Lincoln

A teacher, a really good teacher, is never a giver of truth; he is a guide, a pointer to truth. Therefore, a good teacher, or, more appropriately, a guide, studies each student individually and helps to awaken the student to explore himself, both internally and externally, and ultimately to integrate himself with his being. All in all, a teacher acts as a catalyst, and not only must he have a tremendous understanding; he must also possess a sensitive mind with great flexibility and adaptability.

Bruce Lee

Hope springs eternal.

Alexander Pope

He that has done nothing has known nothing.

Thomas Carlyle

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

Winston Churchill

A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.

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Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes, and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.

James Anthony Froude

Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.

Thomas Edison

Where there is love there is life.

Mahatma Gandhi

The earth is enjoyed by heroes, this is the unfailing truth. Be a hero. Always say, I have no fear.

Swami Vivekananda

There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.

Somerset Maugham

Life without a purpose is a languid, drifting thing , every day we ought to review our purpose, saying to ourselves, 'This day let me make a sound beginning

Thomas Kempis

Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.

Khalil Gibran

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

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I want it said of me by those who knew me best ; that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.

Abraham Lincoln

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Glenn Gould

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A bold onset is half the battle.

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Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.

Stephen Covey

I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.

Anthony Robbins

All men dream, but unequally. Those that dream at night in the dusty recesses of their minds awake the next day to find that their dreams were just vanity. But those who dream during the day with their eyes wide open are dangerous men , they act out their dreams to make them reality.

Thomas Edward Lawrence

I'm not here just to make a living, I'm here to make a difference.

Helice Bridges

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.

James Oppenheim

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

Langston Hughes

Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goals.

Henry Ford

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

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The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Never fear what will become of you, depend on no one. Only the moments you reject all help, are you free. Fear is death, fear is sin, fear is hell, fear is unrighteousness, and fear is wrong life.

Swami Vivekananda

What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?

John Milton

Why is it that we spend so much of our time preparing for when we can do what we want, instead of just doing what we want right now.

John P. Strelecky

Your level of brilliance will determine the size of your opportunities in life.

Unattributed

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

Lou Gehrig, The Pride Of The Yankees (1942)

Education is not the filling of a pail but the lighting of a fire.

William Butler Yeats

We go together, Laurie. I don't know why. Maybe like guns and ammunition go together.

Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)

Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love.

Erich Fromm

To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.

Oscar Wilde

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

Jim Rohn

Love is a verb.

Martin Luther King Jr.

In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher.

Dalai Lama

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

It is easier for a camel to pass through the eye of a needle if it is lightly greased.

John Nesvig

The test is to recognize the mistake, admit it and correct it. To have tried to do something and failed is vastly better than to have tried to do nothing and succeeded.

Dale E. Turner

In dreams and in love there are no impossibilities.

Janos Arany

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.

Albert Einstein

Good fortune and bad are equally necessary to man, to fit him to meet the contingencies of this life.

French Proverb

Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.

John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)

If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance.

Anonymous

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

Instill great values in your children today and your grandchildren will prosper tomorrow.

Christy Borgeld

Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.

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Iranian Proverb

Use your gifts faithfully, and they shall be enlarged , practice what you know, and you shall attain to higher knowledge.

Matthew Arnold

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Bruce Lee

Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.

Lydia Maria Child

Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Winston Churchill

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

Aldous Huxley

All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination

Earl Nightingale

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

John H. Patterson

A hundred years from now, it will not matter what kind of car I drove, what kind of house I lived in, how much money I had in the bank... but the world may be a better place because I made a differ- ence in the life of a child.

Forest Witcraft

Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.

Helen Keller

Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

No act of kindness, no matter how small is ever wasted.

Aesop

It is the surmounting of difficulties that make heroes.

Louis Kossuth

An Indian's dress of deer skins, which is wet a hundred times upon his back, dries soft; and his lodge also, which stands in the rains, and even through the severity of winter, is taken down as soft and as clean as when it was first put up.

George Catlin

The willow knows what the storm does not that the power to endure harm outlives the power to inflict it.

Blood Of The Martyr

What can be said but not practiced is better not said. What can be practiced but not spoken of is better not done.

Baiyun

If you look at what you have in life, You'll always have more. If you look at what you don't have in life, You'll never have enough.

Oprah Winfrey

A lie keeps growing and growing until it's as clear as the nose on your face.

The Blue Fairy, Pinocchio (1940)

'Wake Me When It's Funny'

Gary Marshall

Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Miss Jean Louise, stand up. Your father's passing.

Reverend Sykes, To Kill A Mockingbird (1962)

You're gonna need a bigger boat.

Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)

Success is the child of audacity.

Benjamin Disraeli

You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this ? And radio operates exactly the same way : you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.

Albert Einstein