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

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A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out.

Walter Winchell

Nature does nothing uselessly.

Aristotle

There is no such thing as failure. There are only results.

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Pep without purpose is piffle.

Anonymous

Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.

Harvey Mackay

I want to know God's thoughts ; the rest are details.

Albert Einstein

Never say anything about yourself you do not want to come true.

Brian Tracy

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

Karl A. Menninger

If it be possible, as much as lieth in you, live peaceably with all men.

Romans 1218

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

Earl Nightingale

Love reckons hours for months, and days for years, and every little absence is an age.

John Dryden

Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.

Latin Proverb

Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.

Leo Buscaglia

It is in the small decisions you and I make every day that create our destiny.

Anthony Robbins

Yes, we have to divide up our time like that, between our politics and our equations. But to me our equations are far more important, for politics are only a matter of present concern. A mathematical equation stands forever.

Albert Einstein

Fasten your seatbelts. It's going to be a bumpy night.

Margo Channing, All About Eve (1950)

Your daily life is your temple and your religion. When you enter into it take with you your all.

Kahlil Gibran

I've come to believe that all my past failure and frustration were actually laying the foundation for the understandings that have created the new level of living I now enjoy.

Anthony Robbins

You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give.

Kahlil Gibran

Into the house where joy lives, happiness will gladly come.

Japanese Proverb

Love is a many splendered thing.

Nat King Cole

One of the greatest moments in anybody's developing experience is when he no longer tries to hide from himself but determines to get acquainted with himself as he really is.

Norman Vincent Peale

The aims and ideals that move us are generated by imagination. But they are not made out of imaginary stuff. They are made out of the hard stuff of the world of physical and social experience.

John Dewey

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

Robert H. Schuller

Fundamental progress has to do with the reinterpretation of basic ideas.

Alfred North Whitehead

Even when change is elective, it will disorient you. You may go through anxiety. You will miss aspects of your former life. It doesn't matter. The trick is to know in advance of making any big change that you're going to be thrown off your feet by it. So you prepare for this inevitable disorientation and steady yourself to get through it. Then you take the challenge, make the change, and achieve your dream.

Harvey Mackay

One can be a soldier without dying, and a lover without sighing.

Edwin Arnold

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.

Les Brown

Our intentions create our reality.

Wayne W. Dyer

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

Will Rogers

Kiss me. Kiss me as if it were the last time.

Casablanca

Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.

Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)

Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal.

Albert Einstein

In the space age the most important space is between the ears.

Anne Armstrong

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

Cicero

In life you need either inspiration or desperation.

Anthony Robbins

If I were required to guess off-hand, and without collusion with higher minds, what is the bottom cause of the amazing material and intellectual advancement of the last fifty years, I should guess that it was the modern-born and previously non-existent disposition on the part of men to believe that a new idea can have value.

Mark Twain

A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.

Victor Hugo

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

St. Clement

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

Baiyun

The toughest part of getting to the top of the ladder, is getting through the crowd at the bottom.

Anonymous

Our first journey is to find that special place for us.

Jim Rohn

The world is more malleable than you think and it's waiting for you to hammer it into shape.

Tim Blixseth Bono

An army of lions commanded by a deer will never be an army of lions.

Napoleon Bonaparte

To go against the dominant thinking of your friends, of most of the people you see every day, is perhaps the most difficult act of heroism you can perform.

Theodore H. White

Sometimes I lie awake at night and ask, Where have I gone wrong ? Then a voice says to me, This is going to take more than one night.

Charles M. Shultz

Our life is what it is as a result of how we think.

George DeVack

Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.

William Ellery Channing

As a mother of teenagers, do you know how many times I picked up the phone to apologize to my own mother ?

Christy Borgeld

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

Gordon Gekko, Wall Street (1987)

Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.

Swami Vivekananda

I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.

Henry David Thoreau

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Houston, we have a problem.

Jim Lovell, Apollo 13 (1944)

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

Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.

George Herbert

If you keep saying things are going to be bad, you have a chance of being a prophet.

Isaac B. Singer

Do first things first, and second things not at all.

Peter F. Drucker

Unfortunately, there seems to be far more opportunity out there than ability... . We should remember that good fortune often happens when opportunity meets with preparation.

Thomas Edison

It is discouraging how many people are shocked by honesty and how few by deceit.

Anonymous

No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.

Brian Tracy

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

Lawrence LeShan

Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.

David Farragut

We have only one reality, and that is here and now. What we miss by our evasions will never return, but if we squander ourselves, then too we lose being. Each day is precious a moment can be everything.

Karl Jaspers

Life is a shipwreck but we must not forget to sing in the lifeboats.

Voltaire

There are only two rules for being successful. One, figure out exactly what you want to do, and two, do it.

Mario Cuomo

Don't call me a saint - I don't want to be dismissed that easily.

Dorothy Day

There is no happiness except in the realization that we have accomplished something.

Henry Ford

He is the best physician who is the most ingenious inspirer of hope.

Samuel Taylor Coleridge

A man never likes you so well as when he leaves your company liking himself.

Anonymous

The power is detested, and miserable the life, of him who wishes to be feared rather than to be loved.

Cornelius Nepos

Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

Albert Einstein

Never bring the problem solving stage into the decision making stage. Otherwise, you surrender yourself to the problem rather than the solution.

Robert H. Schuller

They are able because they think they are able.

Virgil

I wouldn't give you two cents for all your fancy rules if, behind them, they didn't have a little bit of plain, ordinary, everyday kindness and a little looking out for the other fella, too.

Jefferson Smith, Mr. Smith Goes To Washington (1939)

Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one.

Albert Einstein

Service is the rent we pay to be living. It is the very purpose of life and not something you do in your spare time.

Marian Wright Edelman

Love inspires, illumines, designates and leads the way.

Mary Baker Eddy

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

Janet Erskine Stuart

We must be bright and cheerful, long faces do not make religion.

Swami Vivekananda

I am not sure I should have dared to start , but I am sure that I should not have dared to stop.

Winston Churchill

It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.

Alec Bourne

I awoke this morning with devout thanksgiving for my friends, the old and the new.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Never complain about what you permit.

Mike Murdock

Hi-Yo, Silver !

The Lone Ranger, The Lone Ranger (1956)

Gort ! Klaatu barada nikto !

Helen Benson, The Day The Earth Stood Still (1951)

Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Donald Zochert

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.

Richard Bach

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

Open the pod bay doors,

Dave Bowman, Hal (2001)

When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.

Bruce Lee

I bet you can squeal like a pig.

Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)

A great attitude does much more than turn on the lights in our worlds, it seems to magically connect us to all sorts of serendipitous opportunities that were somehow absent before the change.

Earl Nightingale

You will become as small as your controlling desire, as great as your dominant aspiration.

James Allen

Many hands make light work.

Proverb