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The only truly happy man is always a fighting optimist. Optimism includes not only altruism but also social responsibility, social courage and objectivity.

W. Beran Wolfe

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Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.

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When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.

Unknown

Your family and your love must be cultivated like a garden. Time, effort, and imagination must be summoned constantly to keep any relationship flourishing and growing.

Kim Rohn

The rays of happiness, like those of light, are colorless when unbroken.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Think and grow rich.

Napoleon Hill

Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.

John Lennon

Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.

Henry Ward Beecher

The best way to predict the future is to create it.

Peter F. Drucker

One does evil enough when one does nothing good.

German Proverb

I know that I will die laughing.

Jeanne Calment

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

Theodore Roosevelt

It is impossible to imagine anything which better becomes a ruler than mercy.

Seneca

Well done is better than well said.

Benjamin Franklin

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

Don't ever give up.

Unknown

Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.

Mark Victor Hansen

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.

J. Robert Oppenheimer

When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.

William Shakespeare

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)

Its obvious that we don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.

Thomas Edison

Action, to be effective, must be directed to clearly conceived ends.

Jawaharlal Nehru

Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.

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When god closes a door, he opens a window.

Unknown

If your actions inspire others to dream more, learn more, do more and become more, you are a leader.

John Quincy Adams

Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.

Erich Fromm

If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.

John P. Strelecky

Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.

Matthew 5:15

There are two ways of meeting difficulties you alter the difficulties, or you alter yourself to meet them.

Phyllis Battome

We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.

George Bernard Shaw

If I had never met him, I would have dreamed him into being.

Anzia Yezierska

It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.

Winston Churchill

He who conquers himself has won a greater victory than he who conquers a city.

Proverb

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

John A. Shedd

Many people seem to think that success in one area can compensate for failure in other areas. But can it really ? True effectiveness requires balance.

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Well, nobody's perfect.

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Every cloud has a silver lining.

Proverb

Every truth has four corners, as a teacher I give you one corner, and it is for you to find the other three.

Confucius

Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must first be overcome.

Samuel Johnson

The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck.

Anthony Robbins

Wherever there is danger, there lurks opportunity ; whenever there is opportunity, there lurks danger. The two are inseparable. They go together.

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

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One of the main reasons people are not rich is that they worry too much about things that might never happen. quotes

Thomas Edison

I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.

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Snap out of it !

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Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit.

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You have not lived until you have done something for someone who can never repay you.

Anonymous

Wealth belongs to the person who enjoys it and not to the one who keeps it.

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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

Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.

Sarah Bernhardt

Give all to love.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.

Robert Frost

Great spirits have always found violent opposition from mediocrities. The latter can not understand it when a man does not thoughtlessly submit to hereditary prejudices but honestly and courageously uses his intelligence.

Albert Einstein

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

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

If they move, kill ' em.

Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)

A simple I love you means more than money.

Frank Sinatra

Be loyal to people in their absence. Then watch how others begin having more faith and confidence in you, because they know you won't be talking about them behind their backs.

Stephen Covey

If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.

Abraham Lincoln

It's not the daily increase but daily decrease. Hack away at the unessential.

Bruce Lee

An Indian's dress of deer skins, which is wet a hundred times upon his back, dries soft; and his lodge also, which stands in the rains, and even through the severity of winter, is taken down as soft and as clean as when it was first put up.

George Catlin

The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.

David B. Allman

I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.

Martin Luther King Jr.

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.

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Most appreciated after dinner speech - I'll pay the check.

Unknown

If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.

John Davidson Rockefeller

Be like the turtle. If he didn't stick his neck out, he wouldn't get anywhere at all.

Harvey Mackay

An insincere and evil friend is more to be feared than a wild beast, a wild beast may wound your body, but an evil friend will wound your mind.

Buddha

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.

Dalai Lama

Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.

Unknown

We are each of us angels with only one wing, and we can fly only by embracing each other.

Luciano De Crescenzo

Love is my religion, I could die for it.

John Keats

Whatever you can do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius, power and magic in it, begin it now.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Your purpose is to make your audience see what you saw, hear what you heard, feel what you felt. Relevant detail, couched in concrete, colorful language, is the best way to recreate the incident as it happened and to picture it for the audience.

Dale Carnegie

When the going gets tough the tough get going.

Joseph P. Kennedy

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

Unknown

We are ever free if we would only believe it, only have faith enough. You are the soul, free and eternal, ever free, ever blessed. Have faith enough and you will be free in a minute.

Swami Vivekananda

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

No general can fight his battles alone. He must depend upon his lieutenants, and his success depends upon his ability to select the right man for the right place.

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Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.

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Not many people know it, but the Fuhrer was a terrific dancer.

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Among the things you can give and still keep are your word, a smile, and a grateful heart.

Zig Ziglar

Opportunities multiply as they are seized.

Sun Tzu

Only those who do nothing at all make no mistakes but that would be a mistake.

Anonymous

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

Albert Einstein

Hey, lady !

Herbert H. Heebert, The Ladies Man (1961)

"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."

Samuel Johnson

What we've got here is failure to communicate.

Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)

We do our best that we know how at the moment, and if it doesn't turn out, we modify it.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

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 ?

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What we can or can not do, what we consider possible or impossible, is rarely a function of our true capability. It is more likely a function of our beliefs about who we are.

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Let's not just transform those in need, we can also find ways to help transform those in power.

Anonymous

If I can line up the people who, back through the ages, have gone at life in ways I greatly admire, then I can feel their strength supporting me, all their standards and values pointing the way in which I am to go.

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Concentration of wealth and power has been built upon other people's money, other people's business, other people's labor. Under this concentration, independent business has been a menace to American society.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Love - the feeling - is a fruit of love, the verb.

Stephen Covey

Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing, a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished.

Goethe

It's a funny thing about life, if you refuse to accept anything but the best. You very often get it.

W. Somerset Maugham

They are able because they think they are able.

Virgil