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A child becomes an adult when he realizes that he has a right not only to be right but also to be wrong.

Thomas Szasz

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Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.

Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.

William Wordsworth

High expectations are the key to everything.

Sam Walton

What a dump.

Rosa Moline, Beyond The Forest (1949)

Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.

Og Mandino

For with god all things are possible.

Bible

Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.

Aristotle

Let he him who would be moved to convince others, be first moved to convince himself.

Thomas Carlyle

Times of great calamity and confusion have ever been productive of the greatest minds. The purest ore is produced from the hottest furnace, and the brightest thunderbolt is elicited from the darkest storm.

Charles Caleb Colton

The stakes are too high for government to be a spectator sport.

Barbara Jordan

That which is false troubles the heart, but truth brings joyous tranquility.

Rumi

How we spend our days is of course how we spend our lives.

Annie Dillard

One million dollars !

Dr. Evil, Austin Powers International Man Of Mystery (1997)

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.

Dalai Lama

He who hesitates is lost.

Proverb

I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.

Humphrey Bogart

Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.

Napoleon Hill

My fathers planted for me, and I planted for my children.

Hebrew Proverb

Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls.

Mother Teresa

If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.

Orville Wright

Love is like quicksilver in the hand. Leave the fingers open and it stays. Clutch it, and it darts away.

Dorothy Parker

There is a law that man should love his neighbor as himself. In a few hundred years it should be as natural to mankind as breathing or the upright gait, but if he does not learn it, he must perish.

Alfred Adler

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

St. Clement

The sun shines and warms and lights us and we have no curiosity to know why this is so, but we ask the reason of all evil, of pain, and hunger, and mosquitoes and silly people.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Why not go out on a limb ? Isn't that where the fruit is ?

Mark Twain

Well done is better than well said.

Benjamin Franklin

That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.

Abraham Lincoln

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

Abraham Lincoln

This is the first day, of the rest of your life.

Unknown

Every generation laughs at the old fashions, but religiously follows the new.

Henry David Thoreau

Things turn out best for people who make the best of the way things turn out.

John Wooden

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.

W. Clement Stone

Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.

Norman Vincent Peale

Some things have to be believed to be seen.

Ralph Hodgson

It's the investor who is risky, not the investment.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

The wisest mind has something yet to learn.

George Santayana

Do or do not, there is no try.

Yoda

Love is like war, easy to begin but hard to end.

Anonymous

There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it.

Dale Carnegie

What the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.

Matthew 5:15

You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.

William S. Burroughs

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

Will Rogers

I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !

Howard Beale, Network (1976)

The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.

Anonymous

Life is the flower for which love is the honey.

Victor Hugo

It's a Sicilian message. It means Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

Let's not just transform those in need, we can also find ways to help transform those in power.

Anonymous

I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.

Helen Keller

Work and lovethese are the basics. Without them there is neurosis.

Theodor Reik

Setting goals is the first step in turning the invisible into the visible.

Anthony Robbins

One joy scatters a hundred griefs.

Chinese Proverb

Life is too short to ponder the "what if's " and fear rejection.

T. Dufek

Shri Ramakrishna used to say, "As long as I live, so long do I learn". That man or that society which has nothing to learn is already in the jaws of death. Heart and core of everything here is good, that whatever may be the surface waves, deep down and underlying everything, there is an infinite basis of goodness and love.

Swami Vivekananda

You do not pay the price of success, you enjoy the price of success.

Zig Ziglar

If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

The unexamined life is not worth living.

Socrates

Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.

Charles F. Kettering

Always do right, this will gratify some and astonish the rest.

Mark Twain

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

Helen Keller

A short saying often contains much wisdom.

Sophocles

Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.

Washington Irving

Don't fear, just live right.

Neal A. Maxwell

Most ball games are lost, not won.

Casey Stengel

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

Robert G. Ingersoll

The "Inside-Out" approach to personal and self , even more fundamentally, to start with the most inside part of self - with your paradigms, your character, and your motives. The inside-out approach says that private victories precede public victories, that making and keeping promises to ourselves precedes making and keeping promises to others. It says it is futile to put personality ahead of character, to try to improve relationships with others before improving ourselves.

Stephen Covey

To know me is to love me.

Unknown

Love is not love until love's vulnerable.

Theodore Roethke

I didn't have time to hire half my coaching staff. I didn't know any of the players by sight, but somehow we got through spring ball with the help of a couple of graduate assistants.

Larry Smith

Along with trustworthiness, consistency is the thing to look for when you surround yourself with people who can help you on your quest.

Michael Johnson

Private victories precede public victories. You can't invert that process any more than you can harvest a crop before you plant it.

Stephen Covey

The more you venture to live greatly, the more you will find within you what it takes to get on top of things and stay there.

Norman Vincent Peale

The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.

Anonymous

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

Do unto others as you would have them do unto you.

Bible

I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.

Abraham Lincoln

If what you did yesterday seems big, you haven't done anything today.

Lou Holtz

Courage is not a virtue of value among other personal values like love or fidelity. It is the foundation that underlies and gives reality to all other virtues and personal values. Without courage our love pales into mere dependency. Without courage our fidelity becomes conformism.

Rollo May

Accumulate learning by study, understand what you learn by questioning.

Mingjiao

The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.

Thomas Edison

Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.

Spanish Proverb

End your day by privately looking directly into your eyes in the mirror and saying, 'I love you ! ' Do this for thirty days and watch how you transform.

Mark Victor Hansen

Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.

Anthony Robbins

If to do good were easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men's cottages princes' palaces.

William Shakespeare

"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."

Samuel Johnson

A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

Kahlil Gibran

I never perfected an invention that I did not think about in terms of the service it might give others. I find out what the world needs, then I proceed to invent.

Thomas Edison

In order to succeed you must fail so that you know what not to do the next time.

Anthony J. D'Angelo

Where there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

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

Publius Terence

One mistake will never kill you. The same mistake over and over again will.

Harvey Mackay

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

Abraham Lincoln

Love means to love that which is unlovable, or it is no virtue at all.

Gilbert K. Chesterton

I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.

John Stuart Mill

What is strength without a double share of wisdom ?

John Milton

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

Your current safe boundaries were once unknown frontiers.

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