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Success is achieved by those who try and keep trying with a positive mental attitude.

W. Clement Stone

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask.

W. Clement Stone

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

W. Clement Stone

Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.

W. Clement Stone

Truth will always be truth, regardless of lack of understanding, disbelief or ignorance.

W. Clement Stone

When you do the wrong thing, knowing it is wrong, you do so because you have n't developed the habit of effectively controlling or neutralizing strong inner urges that tempt you, or because you have established the wrong habit and don't know how to eliminate them effectively.

W. Clement Stone

If you employed study, thinking, and planning time daily, you could develop and use the power that can change the course of your destiny.

W. Clement Stone

When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.

W. Clement Stone

Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you ; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.

W. Clement Stone

To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.

W. Clement Stone

When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions.

W. Clement Stone

Aim for the moon. If you miss, you may hit a star.

W. Clement Stone

Walking is the best possible exercise. Habituate yourself to walk very far. quotes

W. Clement Stone

There is little difference in people, but that little difference makes a big difference. That little difference is attitude. The big difference is whether it is positive or negative.

W. Clement Stone

Self-suggestion makes you master of yourself.

W. Clement Stone

Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.

W. Clement Stone

Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.

W. Clement Stone

Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.

W. Clement Stone

Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement

W. Clement Stone

You affect your subconscious mind by verbal repetition.

W. Clement Stone

If there is something to gain and nothing to lose by asking, by all means ask !

W. Clement Stone

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

I think there is something, more important than believing : Action ! The world is full of dreamers, there aren't enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision.

W. Clement Stone

We have a problem. ''Congratulations. '' But it's a tough problem. ''Then double congratulations. ''

W. Clement Stone

So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.

W. Clement Stone

Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.

W. Clement Stone

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The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one.

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If we all worked on the assumption that what is accepted as true were really true, there would be little hope of advance.

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It's like, I became such a good person, I almost forgot... I'm a world class liar, baby !

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Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.

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Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless.

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When I was a young man, I found out that if you hurt somebody, they'll leave you alone. When I tried to leave everybody alone and just do my own thing, everybody just wanted to hurt me. Until one day I just decided, well, I've had enough of this picking. And there were like six young men still figuring they were going to mess with my head. And we went to war. To their surprise, I was no longer taking the beating, I was giving it.

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Now is wanted intense karma-yoga with unbounded courage and indomitable strength in the heart. Then only will the people of the country be roused.

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When you get into a tight place and everything goes against you, till it seems you cannot hold on a minute longer, never give up then for that is just the place and time the tide will turn.

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To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.

Karen Sunde

Don't sweat the small stuff.

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Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.

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Love is the flower you've got to let grow.

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A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you have n't truly decided.

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My heart is ever at your service.

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Every hero becomes a bore at last.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The art of choosing men is not nearly so difficult as the art of enabling those one has chosen to attain their full worth.

Napoleon Bonaparte

The battle is all over except the "shouting" when one knows what is wanted and has made up his mind to get it, whatever the price may be.

Napoleon Hill

Happiness is a state of activity.

Aristotle

If you don't set goals, you can't regret not reaching them.

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Never say more than is necessary.

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I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.

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Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving ; they make mistakes, but they do not quit.

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Let him that would move the world first move himself.

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I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.

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Luck is when opportunity knocks, and you answer.

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The measure of a man is the way he bears up under misfortune.

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The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg, not by smashing it open.

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The doctor should be opaque to his patients, and like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.

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Albert Einstein

Your neighbor's vision is as true for him as your own vision is true for you.

Miguel de Unamuno

To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.

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You are today where your thoughts have brought

James Allen

One drink's too many, and a hundred's not enough.

Bartender Nat, The Lost Weekend (1945)

History does nothing , it does not possess immense riches, it does not fight battles. It is men, real, living, who do all this.

Karl Marx

The longer the excuse, the less likely it's the truth.

Robert Half

Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.

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Without self-discipline, success is impossible, period.

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Happiness is a choice.

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Success is achieved by those who try and keep trying with a positive mental attitude.

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There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity.

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Our happiness depends on the habit of mind we cultivate. So practice happy thinking every day. Cultivate the merry heart, develop the happiness habit, and life will become a continual feast.

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I bet you can squeal like a pig.

Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)

Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.

Anonymous

God is subtle but he is not malicious.

Albert Einstein

To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.

Bertrand Russell

To solve a problem or to reach a goal, you don't need to know all the answers in advance. But you must have a clear idea of the problem or the goal you want to reach.

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Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing, it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it.

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

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There is no beauty but the beauty of action.

Proverb

Those convinced against their will are of the same opinion still.

Dale Carnegie

All the great things are simple, and many can be expressed in a single word freedom , justice , honor , duty , mercy , hope.

Winston Churchill

Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.

Admiral Collingwood

Whenever your present situation, I assure you that you are not your habits. You can replace old patterns of self-defeating behavior with new patterns, new habits of the effectiveness, happiness, and trust-based relationships.

Stephen Covey

Sometimes there's so much beauty in the world I feel like I can't take it, like my heart's going to cave in.

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Finish each day and be done with it. You have done what you could. Some blunders and absurdities no doubt crept in ; forget them as soon as you can. Tomorrow is a new day ; begin it well and serenely and with too high a spirit to be cumbered with your old nonsense.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

There was no hope on earth, and god seemed to have forgotten us. Some said they saw the son of god, others did not see him. If he had come, he would do some great things as he had done before. We doubted it because we had seen neither him nor his works.

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I never worry about action, but only about inaction.

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A simple I love you means more than money.

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Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.

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To love a person is to learn the song that is in their heart, and to sing it to them when they have forgotten.

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And for an hour, for an hour, I'm the best actress in the world.

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We're on a mission from God.

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He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.

Unknown

Seek first to understand and then to be understood.

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Yes, it used to be beautiful -- what with the rackets, whoring, guns.

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So many fail because they don't get started -- they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin.

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

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Try, try, try, and keep on trying is the rule that must be followed to become an expert in anything.

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To infinity and beyond !

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God is to be worshipped as the one beloved, dearer than everything in this and next life.

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First say to yourself what you would be , and then do what you have to do.

Epictetus

You don't understand ! I could've had class. I could've been a contender. I could've been somebody, instead of a bum, which is what I am.

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He who lives without discipline dies without honor.

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Where old age is evil, youth can learn no good.

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Whatever we leave to God, God does and blesses us.

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Before we can forgive one another, we must understand one another

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

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Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.

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All or our dreams can come true if we have the courage to pursue them. -

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Love is my religion, I could die for it.

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Become a possibilitarian. No matter how dark things seem to be or actually are, raise your sights and see possibilities -- always see them, for they're always there.

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Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.

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Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

A friend's love says. If you ever need anything, I'll be there. True Love says, you'll never need anything, i'll be there.

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