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Inspiration and genius -- one and the same.

Victor Hugo

The most powerful symptom of love is a tenderness which becomes at times almost insupportable.

Victor Hugo

The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.

Victor Hugo

Life is the flower for which love is the honey.

Victor Hugo

A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.

Victor Hugo

The greatest happiness of life it the conviction that we are loved - loved for ourselves, or rather, loved in spite of ourselves.

Victor Hugo

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Experience is not what happens to a man. It is what a man does with what happens to him.

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Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.

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Do we really know anybody ? Who does not wear a face to hide another ?

Frances Marion

Don't let life discourage you , everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was.

Richard L. Evans

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.

Washington Irving

The most important part of being a leader is maintaining the desire to keep on learning. That means learning about yourself, about your peers, and about the people you serve.

Brian Koval

If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.

Abraham Maslow

Looks like I picked the wrong week to stop sniffing glue.

Steve McCroskey, Airplane (1980)

Love is a fruit in season at all times.

Mother Theresa

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

Never complain about what you permit.

Mike Murdock

It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.

John Bulwer

Practice makes perfect.

Unknown

Not everything that counts can be counted, and not everything that can be counted counts

Albert Einstein

Everything should be made as simple as possible, but not simpler.

Albert Einstein

The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Don't fear, just live right.

Neal A. Maxwell

Truth is nobody's property, no race, no individual can lay any exclusive claim to it. Truth is the nature of all souls.

Swami Vivekananda

The death of fear is in doing what you fear to do.

Sequichie Comingdeer

Union gives strength.

Aesop

Love starts with a smile, grows with a kiss and ends with a tear.

Unknown

There are eight million stories in the naked city. This has been one of them.

Narrator, The Naked City (1948)

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

When I do good, I feel good. When I do bad, I feel bad. That's my religion.

Abraham Lincoln

It is the very essence of good leadership to give away all credit for positive achievement, to identify only team goals and always to refer to them as such.

Joe Klock

The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.

King Solomon

I don't like your manners.

Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)

What comes from the heart, touches the heart.

Don Sibet

I love you - those three words have my life in them.

Alexandrea

I am a great believer in luck and I find that the harder I work the more I have of it.

Thomas Jefferson

Plan your progress carefully , hour-by hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the wellsprings of your power. Planning for happiness is rarely successful. Happiness just happens.

Robert Half

Most people resist change, so a key part of innovating is convincing other people that your idea is a good one -- by enlisting their help, and, in doing so, by helping them see the usefulness of the idea.

Art Fry

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

Donald Zochert

Spoken about by, radio announcer and good friend : never let a day go by that he didn't learn something new and, in turn pass it on to others. It was his consuming passion.

Earl Nightingale

I can't believe it. Right here where we live -- right here in St. Louis.

Esther Smith, Meet Me In St. Louis (1944)

People come into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime.

Unknown

The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned.

Somerset Maugham

Do not bite at the bait of pleasure till you know there is no hook beneath it.

Thomas Jefferson

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.

Ingrid Bergman

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

The chief cause of failure and unhappiness is trading what we want most for what we want at the moment.

Anonymous

Take heed : you do not find what you do not seek.

Unknown

Love, two minds without a single thought.

Philip Barry

Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.

Stephen Covey

Growth and change are never easy... If it were easy, you would have done it long ago.

Lawrence LeShan

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

Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own mind.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.

Anthony Pagano

Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind

Earl Nightingale

Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

George Bernard Shaw

There are no mistakes, save one, the failure to learn from a mistake.

Robert Fripp

Whenever I get the energy to exercise, I sit down until it passes.

Anonymous

Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.

Thomas Fuller

Bitterness imprisons life, love releases it. Bitterness paralyzes life, love empowers it. Bitterness sours life, love sweetens it. Bitterness sickens life, love heals it. Bitterness blinds life, love anoints it's eyes.

Harry Emerson Fosdick

It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.

Harvey Mackay

Consider the little mouse how sagacious an animal it is which never entrusts his life to one whole only

Plautus

Science may have found a cure for most evils , but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.

Helen Keller

In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

That'll do, pig. That'll do.

Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)

When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.

When Harry Met Sally

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity, an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

Living, love and death are one thing, not divisive, not separated, not divorced, not in the field of time but it is completely a living, moving thing, indivisible. And that is immortal.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

Bertrand Russell

By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

True love is when your heart and your mind are saying the same thing.

Leanna L. Bartram

The best proof of love is trust.

Joyce Brothers

Cease trying to work everything out with your minds. It will get you nowhere. Live by intuition and inspiration and let your whole life be a revelation.

Eileen Caddy

Love does not conquer all things, but it does set all things right.

Unknown

There is no pleasure in life equal to that of the conquest of a vicious habit.

Anonymous

People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing.

Dale Carnegie

Most people are about as happy as they make up their mind to be.

Abraham Lincoln

I have noticed that folks are generally about as happy as they make up their minds to be.

Abraham Lincoln

Not many people are willing to give failure a second opportunity. They fail once and it is all over. The bitter pill of failure is often more than most people can handle. If you are willing to accept failure and learn from it, if you are willing to consider failure as a blessing in disguise and bounce back, you have got the essential of harnessing one of the most powerful success forces.

Joseph Sugarman

A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do.

Bob Dylan

I can change. I can live out my imagination instead of my memory. I can tie myself to my limitless potential instead of my limiting past.

Stephen Covey

The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.

Swami Vivekananda

It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.

Napoleon Hill

If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.

Rachel Carlson

I arise from dreams of thee in the first sweet sleep of night, when the winds are breathing low, and the stars are shining bright.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.

Benjamin Franklin

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.

Calvin Coolidge

Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.

Anthony Robbins

Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled.

Henry David Thoreau

Without the human community one single human being cannot survive.

Dalai Lama

Our love is here to stay.

Ira Gershwin

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.

Anthony Robbins

You must learn from your past mistakes, but not lean on your past successes.

Dennis Waitley

He who knows all the answers has not yet been asked all the questions.

Unattributed

People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing-that's why we recommend it daily.

Zig Ziglar

Do not wait ; the time will never be "just right". Start where you stand, and work with whatever tools you may have at your command, and better tools will be found as you go along.

Napoleon Hill

Enjoy each step, for in every moment there is something to learn.

John P. Strelecky

Change your thoughts, change your life.

James Allen

Success is getting what you want. Happiness is wanting what you get.

Dale Carnegie

Virtuous and wise he was, but not severe , He still remember'd that he once was young.

John Armstrong

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Anonymous

You are a product of your environment. So choose the environment that will best develop you toward your objective. Analyze your life in terms of its environment. Are the things around you helping you toward success -- or are they holding you back ?

W. Clement Stone

All you need is love.

John Lennon

Are you bored with life ? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours.

Dale Carnegie

Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.

Seneca