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All of the most successful human beings I've know were inwardly at war with themselves. Their turmoil was at least as great as our own, and sometimes greater. What distinguished these leaders was not some inner peace but rather how they had learned to organize their lives around a noble ambition and to focus on it.

Walter Anderson

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

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The more we come out and do good to others, the more our hearts will be purified, and god will be in them.

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Average investors are on the outside trying to look into the inside of the company or property they are investing in.

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As a man thinketh in his heart so is he.

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Praise does wonders for the sense of hearing.

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This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.

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Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.

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Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength.

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

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I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life- changing difference

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The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.

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There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.

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God doesn't make junk.

Unknown

Hey, Bud, lets party !

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A coward is much more exposed to quarrels than a man of spirit.

Thomas Jefferson

Well, nobody's perfect.

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I have spread my dreams under your feet , Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.

William Butler Yeats

When I hear somebody sigh, 'Life is hard', I am always tempted to ask, 'Compared to what ?'

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You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?

Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)

Only those who are absolutely their true selves in this world can have pervading influence.

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I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

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

Harvey Mackay

Thinking will not overcome fear but action will.

W. Clement Stone

Till I loved, I never lived, enough.

Emily Dickinson

The illiterate of the 21st century will not be those who can not read and write, but those who can not learn, unlearn, and relearn.

Alvin Toffler

You're a better man than I am, Gunga Din.

Cutter, Gunga Din (1939)

You're my Lassie come home.

Joe Carraclough, Lassie Come Home (1943)

We are what our thoughts have made us, so take care about what you think. Words are secondary. Thoughts live, they travel far.

Swami Vivekananda

Our limitations and success will be based, most often, on your own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.

Dennis Waitley

Let's roll.

Todd Beamer

We will find only what we look for, nothing more and nothing less.

Anonymous

Life is the movie you see through your own eyes. It makes little difference what's happening out there. It's how you take it that counts.

Dennis Waitley

This life is a hard fact, work your way through it boldly, though it may be adamantine, no matter, the soul is stronger. I have seen in life those who are overcautious about themselves fall into dangers at every step, those who are afraid of losing honor and respect, get only disgrace, and those who are always afraid of loss, always lose.

Swami Vivekananda

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal ; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.

Thomas Jefferson

Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1990)

The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.

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We get to make a living , we give to make a life.

Winston Churchill

There is only one terminal dignity, love. And the story of a love is not important, what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.

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We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within

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Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.

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What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.

Alexander Graham Bell

Nothing happens unless first we dream.

Carl Sandburg

It is the very essence of good leadership to give away all credit for positive achievement, to identify only team goals and always to refer to them as such.

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Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.

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Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.

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Education is what remains after one has forgotten everything he learned in school.

Albert Einstein

If they move, kill ' em.

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In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.

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I am not an animal ! I am a human being. I am a man.

John Merrick, The Elephant Man (1980)

Get busy livin, or get busy dyin'.

Andy, The Shawshank Redemption (1994)

It is what you learn after you know it all that counts.

John Wooden

The reasonable man adapts himself to the world. The unreasonable man adapts the world to himself. All progress depends upon the unreasonable man.

George Bernard Shaw

We are born in relationship, we are wounded in relationship, and we can be healed in relationship.

Harville Hendrix

Busier than a cat covering up shit on a tile floor!

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First comes thought, then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans, then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.

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You do not pay the price of success, you enjoy the price of success.

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

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Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.

Booker T. Washington

Be afraid. Be very afraid.

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

Robert Half

No limits are set to the ascent of man, and to each and everyone the highest stands open. Here it is only your personal choice that decides.

Martin Buber

Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.

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The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Never complain about what you permit.

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Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.

David Farragut

You think of yourself as a colored man. I think of myself as a man.

John Wade Prentice, Guess Who's Coming To Dinner (1967)

An individual has not started living until he can rise above the narrow confines of his individualistic concerns to the broader concerns of all humanity.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Our only security is in our ability to change.

Sam Keen

A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.

Harvey Mackay

Imitate until you emulate, match and surpass those who launched you. It's the highest form of thankfulness.

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Look, Daddy. Teacher says, Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.

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

Sarah Bernhardt

O my's like a red, red rose. That's newly sprung in June, O my's like the melodie. That's sweetly play'd in tune.

Robert Burns

Nothing could be worse than the fear that one had given up too soon, and left one unexpended effort that might have saved the world.

Jane Addams

Change does not change tradition. It strengthens it. Change is a challenge and an opportunity, not a threat. Change does not necessarily assure progress, but progress implacably requires change. Education is essential to change, for education creates both new wants and the ability to satisfy them.

Henry Steele Commager

The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.

William Wordsworth

No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility.

Napoleon Hill

I was never one to patiently pick up broken fragments and glue them together again and tell myself that the mended whole was as good as new. What is broken is broken, and I'd rather remember it as it was at it's best than mend it and see the broken places as long as I lived

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

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Attitudes are contagious. Make yours worth catching.

Unknown

The best remedy for those who are afraid, lonely or unhappy is to go outside, somewhere where they can be quiet, alone with the heavens, nature and God. Because only then does one feel that all is as it should be and that God wishes to see people happy, amidst the simple beauty of nature.

Anne Frank

Difficulties strengthen the mind, as well as labor does the body.

Seneca

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

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.

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The best things in life are not things.

Unknown

Nature never deceives us, it is we who deceive ourselves.

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All of the subjects that I've chosen have had to do with isolation. ... The whole idea of [people] gathering ... doesn't really appeal to me.

Glenn Gould

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

Swami Vivekananda

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

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Shane ! Shane ! Come back !

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I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.

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If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as painted, or composed music or wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.

Martin Luther King Jr.

The time to make friends is before you need them.

Traditional Proverb

Volunteering is not a choice, it's a responsibility.

Ashley E. Hyder

Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.

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The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled.

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My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

Abraham Lincoln

Luck is when opportunity knocks, and you answer.

Anonymous

All love is sweet, given or returned.

Percy Bysshe Shelley