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Tom Peters

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I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.

William Shakespeare

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

It is impossible to repent of love. The sin of love does not exist.

Muriel Spark

While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.

Hasidic Proverb

Find the good -- and praise it.

Alex Haley

Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.

Abraham Maslow

You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.

Brian Tracy

It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.

Anthony Robbins

What concerns me is not the way things are, but rather the way people think things are.

Epictetus

Ineffective people live day after day with unused potential. They experience synergy only in small, peripheral ways in their lives. But creative experiences can be produced regularly, consistently, almost daily in people's lives. It requires enormous personal security and openness and a spirit of adventure.

Stephen Covey

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.

Indira Gandhi

So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.

W. Clement Stone

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.

William James

Respect the past in the full measure of its desserts, but do not make the mistake of confusing it with the present nor seek in it the ideals of the future.

Jose Incenerios

Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.

Emmanuel Swedenborg

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

George S. Patton

Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action

Aristotle

Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant.

Robert Louis Stevenson

I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die.

Roy Batty, Blade Runner (1982)

The dove is my emblem... . I want to save and advance human life, not destroy it... . I am proud of the fact that I never invented weapons to kill.

Thomas Edison

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.

John Davidson Rockefeller

You're happiest while you're making the greatest contribution.

Robert F. Kennedy

I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.

Robert Ingersoll

War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.

Napoleon Hill

It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.

Christian Nestell Bovee

Love is a moment that lasts forever.

Julie Wittey

To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.

Oscar Wilde

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.

Jawaharlal Nehru

Every dog has his day.

Proverb

Congress is the only insane asylum that's run by the inmates.

Unknown

All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.

Zig Ziglar

Let us more and more insist on raising funds of love, of kindness, of understanding, of peace.

Mother Teresa

It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.

Brian Tracy

This one step, choosing a goal and sticking to it, changes everything.

Scott Reed

The best things in life are not things.

Unknown

Love conquers all.

Virgil

People become really quite remarkable when they start thinking that they can do things. When they believe in themselves they have the first secret of success.

Norman Vincent Peale

Anybody can do just about anything with himself that he really wants to and makes up his mind to do. We are all capable of greater things than we realize.

Norman Vincent Peale

When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.

Norman Vincent Peale

You can do what you want to do.

David Thomas

You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.

David Levesque

The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.

Albert Einstein

Each action can be the one on which all depends , what is decisive is only the strength and concentration of hallowing with which I do it. To the question of what had been the most essential matter for his late teacher, a disciple answered, 'Always just what he was engaged in at the moment'.

Martin Buber

Can you dig it ?

Youngblood Priest, Superfly (1972)

Bad news, compadres, this place is magic as hell.

Taako

You will never find time for anything. If you want time you must make it.

Charles Buxton

Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.

Bruce Barton

The only job where you start at the top, is digging a hole.

Anonymous

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

The maxim "Nothing but perfection" may be spelled "Paralysis".

Winston Churchill

Fortune and love favor the brave.

Ovid

Before I learned the art, a punch was just a punch, and a kick, just a kick. After I learned the art, a punch was no longer a punch, a kick, no longer a kick. Now that I understand the art, a punch is just a punch and a kick is just a kick.

Bruce Lee

Some things have to be believed to be seen.

Ralph Hodgson

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

Donald Zochert

I don't measure a man's success by how high he climbs but how high he bounces when he hits bottom.

George S. Patton

Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.

Jean Anouilh

Each person's life is a story that is telling itself in the living.

William Bridges

Success is counted sweetest by those who ne'er succeed.

Emily Dickinson

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

Henry Ford

The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don't finally meet somewhere, they're in each other all along.

Rumi

The function of wisdom is to discriminate between good and evil.

Cicero

Sometimes your nearness takes my breath away , and all the things I want to say can find no voice. Then, in silence, I can only hope my eyes will speak my heart.

Robert Sexton

Love is the emblem of eternity, it confounds all notion of time, effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.

Germaine De Stael

I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,

Oscar Madison, F (1968)

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

You think of yourself as a colored man. I think of myself as a man.

John Wade Prentice, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner (1967)

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

Help me, Obi-Wan Kenobi. You're my only hope.

Princess Leia, Star Wars (1977)

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

Kahlil Gibran

I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.

Henry Ward Beecher

Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.

J.M. Barrie

Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.

Unknown

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -

Elbert Hubbard

Life is a do-it yourself project.

Dennis Waitley

If you face a delicate situation, don't go into it wearing your spurs or you'll rip it apart. Instead, dress for the occasion. Cloak yourself in diplomacy. Vest yourself with wisdom, and wear a smile.

Anne Mackay Thompson

Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.

Anonymous

A ship is safe in harbor, but thats not what ships are for.

William Shedd

Life is change ; growth is optional. Choose wisely.

Karen Kaiser Clark

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

Janet Erskine Stuart

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

Napoleon Hill

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

Demosthenes

Adventure is worthwhile.

Amelia Earhart

You must do the things you think you cannot do.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Whatever the mind can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

Napoleon Hill

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.

Benjamin Disraeli

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert H. Schuller

Tell me and I forget. Teach me and I remember. Involve me and I learn.

Benjamin Franklin

Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.

Tracy L. McNair

Desire is the starting point of all achievement, not a hope, not a wish, but a keen pulsating desire which transcends everything.

Napoleon Hill

Love sees roses without thorns.

German Proverb

I'll be taking these huggies and whatever cash you got.

H. I. McDunnough, Raising Arizona (1987)

If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?

Hillel

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

Abraham Lincoln

Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.

Jean Anouilh

Never Quit.

Unknown

The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.

Unknown

The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.

Anonymous

Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.

Kim Rohn

A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.

Donald Trump