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It's not what happens to you, it's what you do about it that makes the difference.

W. Mitchell

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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.

Anthony Robbins

The strongest among the weak is the one who doesn't forget his weaknesses.

Danish Proverb

Shane ! Shane ! Come back !

Joey Starrett, Shane (1953)

In absence of clearly defined goals, we become strangely loyal to performing daily acts of trivia.

Unattributed

Tell me and I forget , show me and I remember , involve me and I understand.

Anonymous

They call it a "Royale with Cheese".

Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)

Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness.

Seneca

Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.

Swami Sivananda

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I tended to place my wife under a pedestal.

Woody Allen

The beauties of the world are best seen by those who strive to reach them.

Anonymous

The whole universe is only the self with variations, one tune made bearable by variations. Sometimes there are discords, but they only make the subsequent harmony more perfect. In this hell of a world one can bring a little joy and peace even for a day into the heart of a single person, that much alone is true, this I have learnt after suffering all my life, all else is mere moonshine.

Swami Vivekananda

Any girl can be glamorous. All you have to do is stand still and look stupid.

Hedy Lamarr

If not us, who, if not now, when ?

Unknown

Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.

Vaclav Havel

The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.

Swami Vivekananda

It has been my philosophy of life that difficulties vanish when faced boldly.

Isaac Asimov

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

Swami Vivekananda

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

Swami Vivekananda

Today is the first day of the rest of your life.

Unknown

Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

I've seen things you people wouldn't believe. Attack ships on fire off the shoulder of Orion. I watched C-beams glitter in the dark near the tannhauser gate. All those moments will be lost in time, like tears in rain. Time to die.

Roy Batty, Blade Runner (1982)

That is a lesson for all life - face the terrible, face it boldly. Like the monkeys, the hardships of life fall back when we cease to flee before them.

Swami Vivekananda

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

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

Janet Erskine Stuart

The brain and muscles must develop simultaneously. Iron nerves with an intelligent brain - and the whole world is at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

The foundation my parents laid down with our faith continues to be my core.

Christy Borgeld

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You're good, you're very good.

Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)

I think people should mate for life, like pigeons or catholics.

Isaac Davis, Manhattan (1979)

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

David Bly

Love is like a mountain, hard to climb, but once you get to the top the view is beautiful.

Daniel Monroe Tuttle

Everything that is good from others, bring it in, and in your own way absorb it, do not become others.

Swami Vivekananda

Some people come into our lives and quickly go, some stay for a while and leave footprints in our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.

Unknown

When I exercise, I wear all black. Its like a funeral for my fat.

Unattributed

Surprises and reverses can serve as an incentive for great accomplishment. There are no rules here, we're just trying to accomplish something.

Thomas Edison

He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.

Robert Half

The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do.

Dennis Waitley

Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes-- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds'--can you help others do the same.

Carlo Brumat

Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance.

Confucius

Nothing is at last sacred but the integrity of your own mind.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.

Edmund Burke

I am your father.

Darth Vader, Star Wars V: The Empire Strikes Back (1980)

Slow but steady wins the race.

Unknown

Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other.

Rainer Maria Rilke

Your vision will become clear only when you look into your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens.

Carl Jung

Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved

Helen Keller

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

Harvey Mackay

The greater a man is in power above others, the more he ought to excel them in virtue. None ought to govern who is not better than the governed.

Publilius Syrus

Old love does not rust.

Estonian Proverb

It ain't over till it's over.

Yogi Berra

Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.

Mother Theresa

Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.

Mark Twain

Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine per cent perspiration. Accordingly, a 'genius' is often merely a talented person who has done all of his or her homework.

Thomas Edison

To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable

Helen Keller

You must do the things you think you cannot do.

Eleanor Roosevelt

When you put faith, hope and love together, you can raise positive kids in a negative world.

Zig Ziglar

What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.

Thomas Edison

Feelings of worth can flourish only in an atmosphere where individual differences are appreciated, mistakes are tolerated, communication is open, and rules are flexible - the kind of atmosphere that is found in a nurturing family.

Virginia Satir

Goodness, what beautiful diamonds !

Cloakroom Girl, Maudie Triplett (1932)

Romantic love is an illusion. Most of us discover this truth at the end of a love affair or else when the sweet emotions of love lead us into marriage and then turn down their flames.

Thomas Moore

You have the power to think what you want. No matter what the circumstance.

Anonymous

Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them become what they are capable of becoming.

Goethe

My experience will help, but I insist and maintain that art - true art that is - cannot be handed out. Furthermore, art is never decoration or embellishment. Instead it is a constant process of maturing.

Bruce Lee

Our minds are as different as our faces we are all traveling to one destination, happiness, but few are going by the same road.

Charles Caleb Colton

How do I look ?

Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)

It is love alone that gives worth to all things.

Santa Teresa de Jesus

An Arabian proverb says there are four sorts of men: He who knows not and knows not he knows not: he is a fool, shun him. He who knows not and knows he knows not: he is simple, teach him. He who knows and knows not he knows: he is asleep--wake him. He who knows and knows he knows: he is wise, follow him.

Isabel Burton

Be the ball.

Ty Webb, Caddyshack (1980)

If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

William Edward Hickson

There's no place like home.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz Mgm (1939)

If we open a quarrel between the past and the present, we shall find we have lost the future.

Winston Churchill

Whatever our souls are made up, his and mine are the same.

Emily Bronte

What really matters is what you do with what you have.

Shirley Lord

My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.

Swami Vivekananda

Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.

H. Jackson Brown

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.

Albert Einstein

Would you like to come in ?

Aurora Greenway, Garrett Breedlove (1983)

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

Walt Disney

You can not do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Everything is created twice -- first mentally, then physically.

Greg Anderson

Positive thinking will let you do everything better than negative thinking will.

Zig Ziglar

I have seen him set fire to his wigwam and smooth over the graves of his fathers, clap his hand in silence over his mouth, and take the last look over his fair hunting ground, and turn his face in sadness to the setting sun.

George Catlin

The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.

Dennis Waitley

Teamwork is so important that it is virtually impossible for you to reach the heights of your capabilities or make the money that you want without becoming very good at it.

Brian Tracy

All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

Live out of your imagination, not your history.

Stephen Covey

It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.

Washington Irving

People are where they are because that's exactly where they really want to be. . . whether they'll admit that or not

Earl Nightingale

What is essential is invisible to the eyes.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams !

Unknown

The madness of love is the greatest of heaven's blessings.

Plato

Follow love and it will flee, flee love and it will follow thee.

T. Howell

Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.

St Francis De Sales

Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.

Thomas Jefferson

Children require guidance and sympathy far more than instruction

Anne Sullivan

The worst way to miss someone is to be sitting right beside them knowing you can't have them.

Unattributed

Without continuous personal development, you are now all that you will ever become, and hell starts when the person you are meets the person you could have been.

Eli Cohen