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To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

To succeed... you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

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When you get to the end of your rope, tie a knot and hang on.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, you can achieve.

Mary Kay Ash

But we can not avoid conflict, conflict with society, other individuals and with oneself. Conflicts may be the sources of defeat, lost life and a limitation of our potentiality but they may also lead to greater depth of living and the birth of more far-reaching unities, which flourish in the tensions that engender them.

Karl Jaspers

We all go a little mad sometimes.

Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)

Every man is more than just himself; he also represents the unique, the very special and always significant and remarkable point at which the world's phenomena intersect, only once in this way, and never again.

Hermann Hesse

Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.

Robert F. Kennedy

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.

Conrad Hilton

The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.

Cecil B. DeMille

The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives.

Anthony Robbins

Our furniture goes back to louis the fourteenth - unless of course we pay him before then.

Unknown

Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

The ancestor of every action is a thought.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

One does evil enough when one does nothing good.

German Proverb

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance.

Anonymous

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

The purpose of life is not to be happy but to matter, to be productive, to be useful, to have it make some difference that you have lived at all.

Leo Rosten

I have seen too much of the vanity of human affairs, to expect felicity from the splendid scenes of public life.

Martha Washington

How far you go in life depends on your being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.

George Washington Carver

For things to change you've got to change. Otherwise, nothing much will change

Jim Rohn

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

Union gives strength.

Aesop

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 aren't too bright. I like that in a man.

Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)

The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.

William James

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

Winston Churchill

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

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

Kahlil Gibran

Ideas become powerful only if they appear in the flesh , an idea which does not lead to action by the individual and by groups remains at best a paragraph or a footnote in a book -- provided the idea is original and relevant. It is like a seed stored in a dry place. If the idea is to have influence, it must be put into the soil, and the soil is people and groups of people.

Erich Fromm

Love works a different way in different minds, the fool it enlightens and the wise it blinds.

John Dryden

Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

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

Samuel Butler

Skill and confidence are an unconquered army.

George Herbert

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

Happiness is a choice.

Barry Neil Kaufman

Love is a hole in the heart.

Ben Hecht

Above all, beware of compromises. Hold on to your own principles in weal or woe and never adjust them to others fads through the greed of getting supporters. Your atman is the support of the universe - whose support do you stand in need of ?

Swami Vivekananda

Success is a journey not a destination.

Ben Sweetland

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

What can be said but not practiced is better not said. What can be practiced but not spoken of is better not done.

Baiyun

Your attitude determines your altitude.

Zig Ziglar

Confidence imparts a wonderful inspiration to its possessor.

John Milton

We are so lazy, we do not want to do anything ourselves. We want a personal god, a savior or a prophet to do everything for us. Long as we believe ourselves to be even the least different from god, fear remains with us, but when we know ourselves to be the one, fear goes, of what can we be afraid ?

Swami Vivekananda

Reach for the stars.

Unknown

We are all inventors, each sailing out on a voyage of discovery, guided each by a private chart, of which there is no duplicate. The world is all gates, all opportunities.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Oscar Wilde

Excuse me while I whip this out.

Bart, Blazing Saddles (1974)

Live out of your imagination, not your history.

Stephen Covey

There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.

Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)

The further the spiritual evolution of mankind advances, the more certain it seems to me that the path to genuine religiosity does not lie through the fear of life, and the fear of death, and blind faith, but through striving after rational knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Nobody has ever escaped from Stalag 17. Not alive, anyway.

Oberst Von Scherbach, Stalag 17 (1954)

Every day in every way I am getting better and better.

Unknown

I want everyone to be the way I strive to become -- to be himself in his truth. Do not follow me, follow yourself ! is the existential challenge. Self-being awakens self-being but does not force itself on it.

Karl Jaspers

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

Christy Borgeld

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor

Vince Lombardi

Love reminds you that nothing else matters.

Amy Bushell

You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.

Michael Johnson

Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.

The Wizard of Oz

You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.

Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)

The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.

William Wordsworth

Tolerance can lead to learning something.

Jakob Dylan

It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.

Mother Teresa

I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.

William Penn

Forget about the consequences of failure. Failure is only a temporary change in direction to set you straight for your next success.

Dennis Waitley

Well, here's another nice mess you've gotten me into !

Oliver, Sons Of The Desert (1933)

Know thyself was the inscription over the Oracle at Delphi. And it is still the most difficult task any of us faces. But until you truly know yourself, strengths and weaknesses, know what you want to do and why you want to do it, you can not succeed in any but the most superficial sense of the word. The leader never lies to himself, especially about himself, knows his flaws as well as his assets, and deals with them directly. You are your own raw material. When you know what you consist of and why you want to make of it, then you can invent yourself.

Warren Bennis

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

Spanish Proverb

Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.

Marc Chagall

Our intentions create our reality.

Wayne W. Dyer

True love never lives happily ever after. True love has no ending.

K. Knight

There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.

Mother Theresa

A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle

Gloria Steinhem

He who seeks rest finds boredom. He who seeks work finds rest.

Anonymous

Science is a wonderful thing if one does not have to earn one's living at it.

Albert Einstein

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

Samantha Juarez

Everyone should carefully observe which way his heart draws him, and then choose that way with all his strength.

Hasidic Proverb

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

Og Mandino

Seek first to understand and then to be understood.

Steven Covey

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

I am speaking now of the highest duty we owe our friends, the noblest, the most sacred that of keeping their own nobleness, goodness, pure and incorrupt. . . . If we let our friend become cold and selfish and exacting without a remonstrance, we are no true lover, no true friend.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers.

Ralph Nader

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)

Greed, for lack of a better word, is good.

Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)

Immaturity can last a lifetime.

Robert Half

Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong an attachment as that from which they draw their gains.

Thomas Jefferson

Love is like a piece of art work, even the smallest bit can be so beautiful.

Stacie Cunningham

Volunteering is not a choice, it's a responsibility.

Ashley E. Hyder

To succeed... you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

Romance is the glamour which turns the dust of everyday life into a golden haze.

Elinor Glyn

What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.

Marc Chagall

One can spend a lifetime assigning blame, find the cause 'out there' for all the troubles that exist. Contrast this with the 'responsible attitude' of confronting the situation, bad or good, and instead of asking, 'What caused the trouble ? Who was to blame ?' asking 'How can I handle this present situation to make the most of it ? What can I salvage here ?'

Abraham Maslow

If you ever feel like having a child, go to a restaurant and sit next to one.

Steve Martin

It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow.

Robert H. Goddard

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

William James

Predetermine the objectives you want to accomplish. Think big, act big and set out to accomplish big results.

Mark Victor Hansen

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.

Zig Ziglar

Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !

Jerry, Some Like It Hot (1959)

Leadership is power to endure an ongoing quest for information or influence not just actual triumphs like making profits or achieving stated objectives.

Marsha Sinetar