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Work spares us from three evils boredom, vice, and need.

Voltaire

What is tolerance ? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error , let us pardon reciprocally each other's folly - that is the first law of nature.

Voltaire

The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while Nature cures the disease

Voltaire

Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination.

Voltaire

Love those who love you.

Voltaire

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

Voltaire

The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.

Voltaire

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He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.

Unknown

Love is a haunting melody that I have never mastered and I fear I never will.

William S. Burroughs

Experience taught me a few things. One is to listen to your gut, no matter how good something sounds on paper. The second is that you're generally better off sticking with what you know. And the third is that sometimes your best investments are the ones you don't make.

P. T. Barnum

He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.

Aristotle

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

Napoleon Hill

Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.

Thomas Carlyle

Instruction does not prevent wasted time or mistakes, and mistakes themselves are often the best teachers of all.

James Anthony Froude

There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.

Anonymous

If I know what love is, it is because of you.

Hermann Hesse

There is something inside all of us that yearns not for reason but for mystery, not for penetrating clear thought but for the whisperings of the irrational, not for science but for wizardry disguised as science, not for rationally founded influence but for magic.

Karl Jaspers

Live with passion !

Anthony Robbins

It is not what is poured into a student that counts but what is planted.

Linda Conway

How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.

Unknown

Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.

David Ogilvy

It is the patient building of character, the intense struggle to realize the truth, which alone will tell in the future of humanity.

Swami Vivekananda

No involvement, no commitment.

Stephen Covey

But there's nothing half so sweet in life, as love's young dream.

Thomas Moore

Mac, you ever been in love ?

Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)

We shall neither fail nor falter, we shall not weaken or tire. Give us the tools and we will finish the job.

Winston Churchill

Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands.

Zig Ziglar

Teachers have three loves, love of learning, love of learners, and the love of bringing the first two loves together.

Scott Hayden

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

Zig Ziglar

Positive anything is better than negative thinking.

Elbert Hubbard

The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out.

Art Linkletter

The best relationship is one in which your love for each other exceeds your need for each other.

Unknown

It is possible to fail in many ways while to succeed is possible only in one way.

Aristotle

Ideas without action are worthless.

Harvey Mackay

The only time I really become discouraged is when I think of all the things I would like to do and the little time I have in which to do them.

Thomas Edison

If people find fault with you and try to put you into bad light, wrongly slandering and vilifying you, just step back and observe yourself. Don't harbor any dislike, don't enter into it any contests, and don't get upset, angry, or resentful. Just cut right through it and be as if you never or saw it. Eventually malevolent pests will disappear of themselves. If you contend with them, then a bad name will bounce back and forth with never an end in sight.

Master Yuanwu

Between this fan and the fancy sunbrella, I'm one 16 inch waist away from Scarlett O'Hara !

Taako

I think therefore I am

Rene Descartes

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

George Bernard Shaw

Are you fit company for the person you wish to become ?

Anonymous

The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!

Anthony Robbins

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

Dale Carnegie

It's always too soon to quit !

Norman Vincent Peale

I love him because he's the kind of guy who gets drunk on a glass of buttermilk, and I love the way he blushes right up over his ears. I love him because he doesn't know how to kiss, the jerk !

Sugarpuss O'Shea, Ball Of Fire (1941)

Watch the skies, everywhere, keep looking ! Keep watching the skies !

Ned Scotty Scott, The Thing From Another World (1951)

I never worry about action, but only about inaction.

Winston Churchill

Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others, it is the only means.

Albert Einstein

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.

Indian Proverb

Again and again, the impossible problem is solved when we see that the problem is only a tough decision waiting to be made.

Robert H. Schuller

Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.

Walter Anderson

Most of the exercise I get is from standing and walking around laboratory tables all day. I derive more benefit and entertainment from this than some of my friends and competitors get from playing games like golf.

Thomas Edison

Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.

Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)

You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.

Anonymous

You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.

Henry Ford

There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

William S. Burroughs

Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.

William Shakespeare

The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.

Anonymous

Opportunity does not knock ; it presents itself when you beat down the door. -

Kyle Chandler

Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying.

W. Clement Stone

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.

Helen Keller

Censure is often useful, praise often deceitful.

Winston Churchill

The secret of success is learning how to use pain and pleasure instead of having pain and pleasure use you. If you do that, you're in control of your life. If you don't, life controls you.

Anthony Robbins

You're gonna have to learn your cliches. You're gonna have to study them, you're gonna have to learn them, you're gonna have to know them. They're your friends. Write this down: "We gotta play 'em one day at a time."

Crash Davis

You don't just stumble into the future you create your own future.

Roger Smith

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David Riklan

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

Helen Keller

A teacher, a really good teacher, is never a giver of truth; he is a guide, a pointer to truth. Therefore, a good teacher, or, more appropriately, a guide, studies each student individually and helps to awaken the student to explore himself, both internally and externally, and ultimately to integrate himself with his being. All in all, a teacher acts as a catalyst, and not only must he have a tremendous understanding; he must also possess a sensitive mind with great flexibility and adaptability.

Bruce Lee

Ilsa, I'm no good at being noble, but it doesn't take much to see that the problems of three little people don't amount to a hill of beans in this crazy world.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

I have not failed. I've just found ways that don't work

William Ernest Henley

Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.

Leo Buscaglia

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

Unknown

To become a leader, then, you must become yourself, become the maker of your own life.

Warren G. Bennis

Happiness is not pleasure, it is victory.

Zig Ziglar

The pessimist complains about the wind. The optimist expects it to change. The leader adjusts the sails.

John Maxwell

Love is a little haven of refuge from the world.

Bertrand Russell

I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.

Bill Cosby

Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.

W. Clement Stone

You cannot live without dying. You cannot live if you do not die psychologically every minute. This is not an intellectual paradox. To live completely, wholly, every day as if it were a new loveliness, there must be dying to everything of yesterday, otherwise you live mechanically, and a mechanical mind can never know what love is or what freedom is.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.

Robert H. Schuller

For a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures, and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love.

Francis Bacon

If I am pressed to say why I loved him, I feel it can only be explained by replying. Because it was he, because it was me.

Montaigne

You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.

Booker T. Washington

The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical substances if there is any reaction, both are transformed.

Carl Jung

Be not afraid of anything. You will do marvelous work. It is fearlessness that brings heaven even in a moment.

Swami Vivekananda

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

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

Jean Anouilh

Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing.

Albert Schweitzer

I'll remember you, honey. You're the one that got away.

Hud Bannon, Hud (1963)

He who hesitates is lost.

Proverb

Love is not only something you feel. It's something you do.

David Wilkerson

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

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

Napoleon Hill

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

Albert Einstein

Familiar acts are beautiful through love.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

A ship in harbor is safe -- but that is not what ships are for.

John A. Shedd

Ideas... they have the power

Napoleon Hill

Man is a goal-seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals.

Aristotle

Your children will become what you are, so be what you want them to be.

David Bly

Try not to become a man of success but rather try to become a man of value.

Albert Einstein

The daily grind of hard work gets a person polished.

Anonymous

When it comes to giving, some people stop at nothing.

Anonymous

It is far more impressive when others discover your good qualities without your help.

Judith Martin

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

I'm here to fight for truth, justice, and the american way.

Superman, Superman (1978)

And now here is my secret, a very simple secret. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery