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Happiness comes of the capacity to feel deeply, to enjoy simply, to think freely, to risk life, to be needed.

Storm Jameson

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One rule of action more important than all others is consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.

Calvin Coolidge

No great man ever complains of want of opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.

Tacitus

All progress is based upon a universal innate desire on the part of every organism to live beyond its income.

Samuel Butler

First rule of fight club is, you do not talk about fight Club.

Tyler Durden, Fight Club (1999)

Love is everything it's cracked up to be. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for.

Erica Jong

When I hear somebody sigh, 'Life is hard', I am always tempted to ask, 'Compared to what ?'

Sydney Harris

Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.

Edmund Burke

If our thoughts and hopes are elsewhere, it is impossible to set our faces steadily toward the work required of us.

Anonymous

If you know peace, then you thrive , if you know contentment, then you are rich.

Su Shi

If you can't accept losing, you can't win.

Vince Lombardi

Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.

Mahatma Gandhi

He who knows all the answers has not yet been asked all the questions.

Unattributed

Condemn none. If you can stretch out a helping hand, do so. If you cannot, fold your hands, bless your brothers, and let them go their own way.

Swami Vivekananda

The only real valuable thing is intuition.

Albert Einstein

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

John Davidson Rockefeller

The energy, the faith, the devotion which we bring to this endeavor will light our country and all who serve it, and the glow from that fire can truly light the world.

Thomas Jefferson

A man sees in the world what he carries in his heart.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Hey, Bud, lets party !

Jeff Spicoli, Fast Times At Ridgemont High (1982)

Nothing is predestined The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.

Ralph Blum

The significance of a man is not in what he attains but in what he longs to attain.

Kahlil Gibran

If parents pass enthusiasm along to their children, they will leave them an estate of incalculable value.

Thomas Edison

It looks as if there were a single ultimate goal for mankind, a far goal toward which all persons strive. This is called variously by different authors self-actualization, self- realization, integration, psychological health, individuation, autonomy, creativity, productivity, but they all agree that this amounts to realizing the potentialities of the person, that is to say, becoming fully human, everything that person can be.

Abraham Maslow

It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.

Winston Churchill

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

Khalil Gibran

The life which is unexamined is not worth living

Socrates

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

Helen Keller

If money helps a man to do good to others, it is of some value , but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.

Swami Vivekananda

Life's challenges are not supposed to paralyze you, they're supposed to help you discover who you are.

Bernice Johnson Reagon

When you shoot a mime, should you use blanks ?

Steven Wright

Play for more than you can afford to lose and you will learn the game.

Winston Churchill

You have within you right now, everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you.

Brian Tracy

The way to happiness : keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Fill your life with love. Scatter sunshine. Forget self, think of others. Do as you would be done by. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.

Norman Vincent Peale

Whatever we leave to God, God does and blesses us.

Henry David Thoreau

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

Every hero becomes a bore at last.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The bond that links your true family is not one of blood, but of respect and joy in each other's life.

Richard Bach

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

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.

Dale Dauten

Rosebud.

Charles Foster Kane, Citizen Kane (1941)

My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.

Winston Churchill

Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.

Walter Anderson

We rob banks.

Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)

I don't want to move to a city where the only cultural advantage is being able to make a right turn on a red light.

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

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

Stephen Covey

The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.

Abb D'Allanival

My father taught me to work ; he did not teach me to love it.

Abraham Lincoln

I never think of the future. It comes soon enough.

Albert Einstein

Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.

Ron Wild

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

A goal properly set is halfway reached.

Zig Ziglar

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

Come to the edge. We can't. We're afraid. We can't. We will fall ! Come to the edge. And they came. And he pushed them. And they flew.

Guillaume Apollinaire

You make me want to be a better man.

Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)

You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.

Roger Smith

He didn't get all of those injuries from a fall.

Martha Washington

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

Jesus

The time to make friends is before you need them.

Traditional Proverb

Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it.

Publilius Syrus

Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people.

Jim Rohn

Don't look back - forward, infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience - then alone can great deeds be accomplished.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Thomas Edison

A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.

Iranian Proverb

We'll always have Paris.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

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

Robert H. Schuller

Give all to love; obey thy heart.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Power is not really good or bad , it is neutral. Power itself is not negative or positive, although our feelings about it may be. Power is the potential to influence others for good or evil, to be a blessing or a scourge. Like nuclear energy, it can provide the electricity to light a city, or it can fuel the bomb that destroys it.

Blaine Lee

I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.

Martin Luther King Jr.

There is no substitute for hard work.

Thomas Edison

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

Brian Tracy

My biological clock is ticking like this, and the way this case is going, I ain't never getting married !

Mona Lisa Vito, My Cousin Vinny (1992)

Men who have attained things worth having in this world have worked while others idled, have persevered while others gave up in despair, have practiced early in life the valuable habits of self-denial, industry, and singleness of purpose. As a result, they enjoy in later life the success so often erroneously attributed to good luck.

Grenville Kleiser

Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for ?

Robert Browning

Many who have spent a lifetime in it can tell us less of love than the child that lost a dog yesterday.

Thornton Wilder

No matter where you go, there you are.

Steven Wright

I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards.

Abraham Lincoln

Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.

Woodrow Wilson

Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.

Robert H. Schuller

The harder you fall the higher you bounce.

Horace

Live your dreams.

Les Brown

I have a head for business and a bod for sin.

Tess McGill, Working Girl (1988)

Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream.

Mark Twain

Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement

W. Clement Stone

The only gift is a portion of thyself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I am not a toy. I am a spork !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The older I grow, the more everything seems to me to lie in manliness. This is my new gospel.

Swami Vivekananda

Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually.

Stephen Covey

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

Napoleon Hill

I'm here to fight for truth, justice, and the american way.

Superman, Superman (1978)

Few people think more than two or three times a year. I have made an international reputation by thinking once or twice a week.

George Bernard Shaw

Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy : true fulfillment.

Anthony Robbins

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

Albert Einstein

There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.

John Milton

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

Charles Tremendous Jones

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)

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

If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.

John P. Strelecky

Men like my father cannot die. They are with me still - - real in memory as they were in flesh, loving and beloved forever. How green was my valley then.

Huw Morgan, How Green Was My Valley (1941)