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But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.

Thomas Moore

Came but for friendship, and took away love.

Thomas Moore

Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.

Thomas Moore

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There is a real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Iranian Proverb

Everything is okay in the end. If it's not okay, then it's not the end.

Unknown

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

Bart Tare, Gun Crazy (1949)

Some say you have to use your five best players, but I found out you win with the five that fit together best as a team

Red Auerbach

Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.

Matthew 5:43-45

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo Buscaglia

One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.

Helen Keller

Love may make the world go around, but it's laughter that keeps us from getting dizzy.

Donald Zochert

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.

Zig Ziglar

The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.

Blaise Pascal

Mac, you ever been in love ?

Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)

A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards.

Karl Kraus

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

Let's not confuse hasty decisions with strength or intelligence. It's important to be decisive - after giving consideration that reflects the time you have and what's at stake.

Bill Blackman

He who has hope has everything.

Arabian Proverb

Ideas attract money, time, talents, skills, energy and other complementary ideas that will bring them into reality.

Mark Victor Hansen

Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.

Erich Fromm

Don't hide your light under a bushel.

Bible

If you listen to your fears, you will die never knowing what a great person you might have been.

Robert H. Schuller

The definition of insanity is doing the same thing over and over and expecting different results

Albert Einstein

Do what you love and the money will follow

Marsha Sinetar

Here's looking at you, kid.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

The time is always right to do what is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Helen Keller

One does evil enough when one does nothing good.

German Proverb

We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.

Winston Churchill

Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.

Napoleon Hill

Use what talent you possess, the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best.

Henry Van Dyke

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

Samuel Johnson

Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

Thomas Jefferson

All misfortune is but a stepping stone to fortune.

Henry David Thoreau

People fascinated by the idea of progress never suspect that every step forward is also a step on the way to the end.

Milan Kundera

No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.

Isaac Asimov

He who has great power should use it lightly.

Seneca

I think there is something, more important than believing : Action ! The world is full of dreamers, there aren't enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision.

W. Clement Stone

Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.

Confucius

Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can.

Richard Bach

To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.

Warren G. Bennis

I bet you can squeal like a pig.

Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)

To laugh often and love much, to appreciate beauty, to find the best in others, to give one's self, this is to have succeeded.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Brian Tracy

Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.

Winston Churchill

Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.

Will Rogers

Joy can be real only if people look on their life as a service, and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Vision without action is daydream. Action without vision is nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.

Oscar Wilde

Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.

W. Clement Stone

Many have encountered and overcome the challenge of homelessness Many men go fishing all their lives not knowing it is not fish they are after.

Henry David Thoreau

Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.

Mother Teresa

Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.

Earl Nightingale

He who risks and fails can be forgiven. He who never risks and never fails is a failure in his whole being.

Paul Tillich

Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word, a listening ear, an honest compliment, or the smallest act of caring, all of which have the potential to turn a life around.

Leo Buscaglia

For with god all things are possible.

Bible

Hide not your talents, they for use were made. What's a sundial in the shade ?

Benjamin Franklin

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

What is essential is invisible to the eyes.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in ; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day ; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life , that word is love.

Sophocles

All things are created twice. There's a mental or first creation, and a physical or second creation of all things. You have to make sure that the blueprint, the first creation, is really what you want, that you've thought everything through. Then you put it into bricks and mortar. Each day you go to the construction shed and pull out the blueprint to get marching orders for the day. You begin with the end in mind.

Stephen Covey

Can you dig it ?

Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)

Those who work at a thing heart and soul not only achieve success in it but through their absorption in that they also realize the supreme truth - brahman. Those who work at a thing with their whole heart receive help from god.

Swami Vivekananda

We are limited but we can push back the borders of our limitations.

Stephen Covey

Life must be lived on a higher plane. We must go up to a higher platform, to which we are always invited to ascend, there, the whole aspect of things changes.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It means a great deal to those who are oppressed to know that they are not alone. And never let anyone tell you that what you are doing is insignificant. Bishop

Desmond Tutu

To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.

Anonymous

My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.

Albert Einstein

If you worry about yesterday's failures, then today's successes will be few.

Anonymous

To establish true self-esteem we must concentrate on our successes and forget about the failures and the negatives in our lives.

Dennis Waitley

The person who tries to live alone will not succeed as a human being. His heart withers if it does not answer another heart. His mind shrinks away if he hears only the echoes of his own thoughts and finds no other inspiration.

Pearl S. Buck

If you don't like something, change it, if you can't change it, change your attitude.

Maya Angelou

In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.

John Churton Collins

It takes a whole village to raise a child.

African Proverb

Mightier far than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway of magic potent over sun and star, is love.

William Wordsworth

Say not, "I have found the truth" but rather, "I have found a truth".

Kahlil Gibran

Love those who love you.

Voltaire

I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.

Elie Wiesel

What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Dwight D. Eisenhower

No matter where you go, there you are.

Steven Wright

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Lao Tzu

Don't wait until everything is just right. It will never be perfect. There will always be challenges, obstacles and less than perfect conditions. So what. Get started now. With each step you take, you will grow stronger and stronger, more and more skilled, more and more self-confident and more and more successful.

Mark Victor Hansen

Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a 'genius' is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework.

Thomas Edison

If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished. Duty is to encourage everyone in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the truth.

Swami Vivekananda

Do not wait for ideal circumstances, nor for the best opportunities, they will never come.

Janet Erskine Stuart

There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.

Zig Ziglar

Hope springs eternal.

Alexander Pope

Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.

P. T. Barnum

Is it just me or is the grim reaper a straight-up hottie ?

Taako

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

Anonymous

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.

Publius Terence

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.

Albert Einstein

I love you, I am at rest with you, I have come home.

Dorothy L. Sayers

It is the patient building of character, the intense struggle to realize the truth, which alone will tell in the future of humanity.

Swami Vivekananda

While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.

Hasidic Proverb

There is no such thing as failure. There are only results.

Anthony Robbins

Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it

Dennis P. Kimbro

How do you live ?

Helen, James Allen (1932)

Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.

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