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The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.

Tommy Lasorda

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Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win.

Dennis Waitley

You are never a loser until you quit trying.

Mike Ditka

An avoidance of true communication is tantamount to a relinquishment of my self- being , if I withdraw from it I am betraying not only the other but myself.

Karl Jaspers

To be able to say how much love, is love but little.

Petrarch

The mark of a true doctor is usually illegible.

Anonymous

That first peak is the best place to pause and look back, to see if you took the easiest route, to learn the lessons from the first climb. And it is the best place to examine the terrain ahead, to change your plans and goals, to take a deep breath and begin climbing again.

Michael Johnson

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love is my religion, I could die for it.

John Keats

A kind speech and forgiveness is better than alms followed by injury.

Islamic Proverb

Would you like to come in ?

Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)

There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability.

Robert Half

Love is perfect kindness

Joseph Campbell

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

What a great feeling to look back on what you've already climbed What a man really wants is creative challenge with sufficient skills to bring him within the reach of success so that he may have the expanding joy of achievement.

Nash

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

Bruce Barton

When the going gets tough the tough get going.

Joseph P. Kennedy

Love is like swallowing hot chocolate, before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time.

Anonymous

Losers visualize the penalties of failure. Winners visualize the rewards of success.

Unknown

Someday when I grow up, finish school and get a job, I'll start living my life the way I want someday after the mortgage is paid off, the finances are on track and the kids are grown up, I'll drive that new car and take exciting trips abroad someday, now that I'm 9 about to retire, I'll buy that beautiful motor home and travel across this great country, and see all there is to see someday.

Ed Foreman

To reach a port we must sail, sometimes with the wind and sometimes against it. But we must not drift or lie at anchor.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

Man is a ladder placed on the earth and the top of it touches heaven. And all his movements and doings and words leave traces in the upper world.

Martin Buber

As physicians, we are invited into the most intimate chambers of our patients’ lives. We should acknowledge that unfettered trust with dignity, deference, and respect. For a physician, caring for patients is not only a duty; it is a privilege. Alleviating pain and restoring health for another human being can induce an exhilaration few others experience in their careers.

Michael E. DeBakey

I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work the more I have of it.

Thomas Jefferson

The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses.

Napoleon Hill

Nobody puts baby in a corner.

Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)

The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.

Swami Vivekananda

Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.

Machiavelli

Love is an energy which exists of itself. It is its own value.

Thornton Wilder

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

Janet Erskine Stuart

We simply assume that the way we see things is the way they really are or the way they should be. And our attitudes and behaviors grow out of these assumptions.

Stephen Covey

You're tearing me apart !

Jim Stark, Rebel Without Cause (1955)

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

Tell me your friends, and I'll tell you who you are.

Assyrian Proverb

Persistence is what makes the impossible possible, the possible likely, and the likely definite.

Robert Half

The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.

John F. Kennedy

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

Zig Ziglar

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.

Helen Keller

Leave the gun. Take the cannolis.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

And the day came when the risk to remain tight in a bud was more painful than the risk it took to blossom.

Anais Nin

It's nice to be the best, but not when being the best brings out the worst in you.

Rodney Dangerfield

I maintained my edge by always being a student, you will always have something new to learn.

Jackie Joyner Kersee

Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it.

Danny Kaye

Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.

Karl A. Menninger

Love is a hole in the heart.

Ben Hecht

Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.

Thornton Wilder

Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance.

Oscar Wilde

Can miles truly separate you from friends. If you want to be with someone you love, aren't you already there ?

Richard Bach

Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.

Laura Frith

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Mahatma Gandhi

When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.

Oscar Wilde

Feel the fear and do it anyway.

Susan Jeffers

The unexamined life is not worth living.

Socrates

Love recognizes no barriers. It jumps hurdles, leaps fences, penetrates walls to arrive at its destination, full of hope.

Maya Angelou

Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.

Samantha Juarez

Take up one idea. Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, and live on idea. Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. This is the way to success. tremendous stream is flowing toward the ocean, carrying us all along with it , and though like straws and scraps of paper we may at times float aimlessly about, in the long run we are sure to join the ocean of life and bliss.

Swami Vivekananda

None of us will every accomplish anything excellent or commanding except when he listens to this whisper which is heard by him alone.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

William S. Burroughs

Ill can he rule the great that cannot reach the small.

Edmund Spenser

The man who has no imagination has no wings.

Muhamed Ali

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

Cats are smarter than dogs. You can't get eight cats to pull a sled through the snow.

Jeff Valdez

One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never !

Winston Churchill

Love, by its very nature, is unworldly, and it is for this reason rather than its rarity that it is not only apolitical but anti-political, perhaps the most powerful of all anti-political human forces.

Hannah Arendy

You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.

Golda Meir

To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.

Kahlil Gibran

If you want to get the best out of a man, you must look for the best that is in him.

Bernard Haldane

Love is a many splendered thing.

Nat King Cole

Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.

Susan Taylor

The real and lasting victories are those of peace and not of war.

John Milton

I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.

Thomas Jefferson

Where there is great love, there are always wishes.

Willa Cather

Here's to the crazy ones, the misfits, the rebels, the troublemakers, the round pegs in the square holes... the ones who see things differently -- they're not fond of rules... You can quote them, disagree with them, glorify or vilify them, but the only thing you can't do is ignore them because they change things... they push the human race forward, and while some may see them as the crazy ones, we see genius, because the ones who are crazy enough to think that they can change the world, are the ones who do.

Steve Jobs

Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.

Rhett Butler

That which does not kill you makes you stronger.

Neitzsche

The heart of a fool is in his mouth, but the mouth of a wise man is in his heart.

Benjamin Franklin

There is no luck except where there is discipline.

Irish Proverb

Cinderella story. Outta nowhere. A former greenskeeper, now, about to become the Masters champion. It looks like a mirac... It's in the hole ! It's in the hole ! It's in the hole !

Carl Spackler, Caddyshack (1980)

Self-knowledge is the basis of JKD because it is effective, not only for the individuals martial art, but also for his life as a human being.

Bruce Lee

It's not enough that we do our best, sometimes we have to do what's required.

Winston Churchill

Fathers are like a lighthouse when there is fog his children can always depend on seeing the light.

Christy Borgeld

The day will come when, after harnessing space, the winds, the tides and gravitation, we shall harness for god the energies of love. And on that day, for the second time in the history of the world, we shall have discovered fire.

Thornton Wilder

Love is a great beautifier.

Louisa May Alcott

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

Khalil Gibran

Live Well... Laugh Often... Love Much.

Unknown

Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.

La Rochefoucauld

I was born when she kissed me. I died when she left me. I lived a few weeks while she loved me.

Dixon Steele, In A Lonely Place (1950)

Where there is life, there is hope. Where there are hopes, there are dreams. Where there are vivid dreams repeated, they become goals. Goals become the action plans and game plans that winners dwell on in intricate detail, knowing that achievement is almost automatic when the goal becomes an inner commitment. The response to the challenges of life -- purpose -- is the healing balm that enables each of us to face up to adversity and strife.

Dennis Waitley

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

Robert Browning

To find what you seek in the road of life, the best proverb of all is that which says Leave no stone unturned.

Edward Bulwer Lytton

Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.

Earl Nightingale

The wisest mind has something yet to learn.

George Santayana

Our happiness depends on the habit of mind we cultivate. So practice happy thinking every day. Cultivate the merry heart, develop the happiness habit, and life will become a continual feast.

Norman Vincent Peale

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.

Albert Einstein

There is nothing to fear, but fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Do we not all agree to call rapid thought and noble impulse by the name of inspiration ?

George Eliot

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing.

Albert Einstein

We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.

John Lennon

Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have.

Zig Ziglar

If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.

Napoleon Hill

Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?

Josh Hinds