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You can't do anything about the length of your life, but you can do something about its width and depth.

Shira Tehrani

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Your pain is the breaking of the shell that encloses your understanding.

Kahil Gibran

Destiny is not a matter of chance, it is a matter of choice. It is not something to be waited for, but rather something to be achieved.

William Jennings Bryan

Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.

Michael Jordan

All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood ; if they are not, they are not great truths.

Napoleon Hill

Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.

Margaret Thatcher

No man or woman is an island. To exist just for yourself is meaningless. You can achieve the most satisfaction when you feel related to some greater purpose in life, something greater than yourself.

Dennis Waitley

Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.

Brian Tracy

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

If you aren't good at loving yourself, you will have a difficult time loving anyone, since you'll resent the time and energy you give another person that you aren't even giving to yourself.

Barbara De Angelis

Friendship is precious, not only in the shade, but in the sunshine of life.

Thomas Jefferson

The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.

Swami Vivekananda

World is the great gymnasium where we come to make ourselves strong.

Swami Vivekananda

Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.

Unknown

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

Rainer Maria Rilke

An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.

Bill Bernbach

I am not a toy. I am a spork !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.

Zen Proverb

For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.

Anthony Robbins

She's my sister ! She's my daughter !

Evelyn Mulwray, Chinatown (1974)

We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?

Swami Vivekananda

Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.

Carl Sandburg

Who, being loved, is poor ?

Oscar Wilde

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

Narrator, The Naked City (1948)

You never change things by fighting the existing reality. To change something, build a new model that makes the existing model obsolete.

Buckminster Fuller

If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.

Swami Vivekananda

He who never made a mistake never made a discovery.

Samuel Smiles

Before we can forgive one another, we must understand one another

Emma Goldman

No one knows what he can do until he tries.

Publilius Syrus

The positive thinker is a hard-headed, tough-minded, and factual realist. He sees all the difficulties clearly... which is more than can be said for the average negative thinker. But he sees more than difficulties -- he tries to see the solutions of those difficulties.

Norman Vincent Peale

True love can not be found where it truly does not exist, Nor can it be hidden where it truly does.

Anonymous

Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.

Martha Washington

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

Norman Vincent Peale

The best things in life are not things.

Unknown

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

French Proverb

When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word 'succeed', you find it simply means to follow through.

F.W. Nichol

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.

Confucius

I have realized god sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see god in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.

Swami Vivekananda

Every artist was first an amateur.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Give all to love; obey thy heart.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.

Jesus

Friendship often ends in love, but love in friendship - never.

Charles Caleb Colton

It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.

Mother Teresa

Love starts with a smile, grows with a kiss and ends with a tear.

Unknown

Love thy neighbour as thyself.

Matthew

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

Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still.

Chinese Proverb

You can do what you want to do.

David Thomas

Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.

Mingjiao

"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.

George P. Burnham

Open the pod bay doors,

Dave Bowman, Hal (2001)

Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary listener does not hear. quotes

Thomas Jefferson

What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.

Proverb

Every hero becomes a bore at last.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We came to enjoy, we are being enjoyed. We came to rule, we are being ruled. We came to work, we are being worked. All the time, we find that. And this comes into every detail of our life.

Swami Vivekananda

Some people dream of success while others wake up and work hard at it.

Unknown

Hunker down.

Unknown

Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.

Eleanor Roosevelt

You must be the change you wish to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.

Greg Anderson

Neither a lofty degree of intelligence nor imagination nor both together go to the making of genius. Love, love, love, that is the soul of genius.

Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.

St. Clement

The way we see the problem is the problem.

Stephen Covey

Attitude determines altitude.

Anonymous

As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Nelson Mandela

We're sisters under the same mink.

Debby Marsh, The Big Heat (1953)

Throughout the centuries there have been men who took the first steps down new roads armed with nothing but their own vision.

Ayn Rand

Kindness is tenderness. Kindness is love, but perhaps greater than loveKindness is good will. Kindness says, I want you to be happy.

Randolph Ray

Freedom is man's capacity to take a hand in his own development. It is our capacity to mold ourselves.

Rollo May

It is love alone that gives worth to all things.

Santa Teresa de Jesus

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

Malcolm Forbes

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

The battle is all over except the "shouting" when one knows what is wanted and has made up his mind to get it, whatever the price may be.

Napoleon Hill

The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Love is a fire. But whether it is going to warm your heart or burn down your house, you can never tell.

Joan Crawford

Fear is met and destroyed with courage. Again and again, when the struggle seems hopeless and all opportunity lost, some man or women with a little more courage, a little more effort, brings victory.

James F. Bell

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

We didn't land on plymouth rock. Plymouth rock landed on us !

Malcolm X, Malcolm X (1992)

When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.

W. Clement Stone

He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.

Unknown

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

E.E. Cummings

Snap out of it !

Loretta Castorini, Moonstruck (1987)

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

John Quincy Adams

To go fast, row slowly.

Norman Vincent Peale

They're called boobs, Ed.

Erin Brockovich, Erin Brockovich (2000)

Here's looking at you, kid.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.

Anonymous

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

Robert H. Schuller

May the Force be with you.

Han Solo, Star Wars (1977)

No great man ever complains of want of opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I never worry about action, but only about inaction.

Winston Churchill

If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

Albert Einstein

It is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich.

Henry Ward Beecher

Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Hope springs eternal.

Alexander Pope

A coward gets scared and quits. A hero gets scared, but still goes on.

Anonymous

Happiness is a state of mind.

Unknown

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

How do I look ?

Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)