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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 best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.

Mark Twain

I do not resent criticism, even when, for the sake of emphasis, it parts for the time with reality.

Winston Churchill

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.

Francis Wilson

Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.

William Ellery Channing

The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.

John Ruskin

We should never permit ourselves to do anything that we are not willing to see our children do.

Brigham Young

Seek the lofty by reading, hearing and seeing great work at some moment every day.

Thornton Wilder

You're lit from within, Tracy. You've got fires banked down in you, hearth-fires and holocausts.

Mike Connor, The Philadelphia Story (1940)

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

Earl Nightingale

You really can change the world if you care enough.

Marion Wright Edelman

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

We can not always build the future for our youth, but we can build our youth for the future.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Pep without purpose is piffle.

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You are the handicap you must face. You are the one who must choose your place. You can make goals for family, relationships, anything.

Michael Johnson

Never react emotionally to criticism. Analyze yourself to determine whether it is justified. If it is, correct yourself. Otherwise, go on about your business.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Admiral Collingwood

The only thing that stands between a man and what he wants from life is often merely the will to try it and the faith to believe that it is possible.

Richard M. Devos

It is no use saying "we are doing our best". You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.

Winston Churchill

This is as true in everyday life as it is in battle we are given one life and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act, and in acting, to live.

General Omar Bradley

End your day by privately looking directly into your eyes in the mirror and saying, 'I love you ! ' Do this for thirty days and watch how you transform.

Mark Victor Hansen

Wherever there's a fight so hungry people can eat, I'll be there.

Tom Joad, The Grapes Of Wrath (1940)

Love is sweet, delicate, dreamy an eternity of gorgeous moments.

Sarah Cunningham

Treat a man as he is and he will remain as he is. Treat a man as he can and should be and he will become as he can and should be.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The greatest part of our happiness depends on our dispositions, not our circumstances.

Martha Washington

The three things that are most essential to achievement are common sense, hard work and stick-to-it-iv-ness.

Thomas Edison

I want everyone to be the way I strive to become -- to be himself in his truth. Do not follow me, follow yourself ! is the existential challenge. Self-being awakens self-being but does not force itself on it.

Karl Jaspers

Even if you're on the right track, you'll get run over if you just sit there.

Will Rogers

I'll have what she's having.

Customer, When Harry Met Sally (1989)

Love is a many splendered thing.

Nat King Cole

We must not say every mistake is a foolish one.

Cicero

If you raise your children to feel that they can accomplish any goal or task they decide upon, you will have succeeded as a parent and you will have given your children the greatest of all blessings.

Brian Tracy

Challenges make you discover things about yourself that you never really knew. They're what make the instrument stretch-what make you go beyond the norm.

Anonymous

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

Abraham Lincoln

Children are all foreigners.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I think therefore I am

Rene Descartes

What would you attempt to do if you knew you could not fail ?

Robert Schuller

Keep on going and the chances are you will stumble on something, perhaps when you are least expecting it. I have never heard of anyone stumbling on something sitting down.

Charles F. Kettering

The point is that you can't be too greedy.

Donald Trump

Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.

Oscar Wilde

A gentle breeze blowing in the right direction is better than a pair of strong oars.

Canary Island Proverb

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

John A. Shedd

The mind has exactly the same power as the hands, not merely to grasp the world, but to change it

Colin Wilson

If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.

Dale Carnegie

Are great things ever done smoothly ? Time, patience, and indomitable will must show.

Swami Vivekananda

As long as we are persistence in our pursuit of our deepest destiny, we will continue to grow. We can not choose the day or time when we will fully bloom. It happens in its own time.

Dennis Waitley

Develop an attitude of gratitude, and give thanks for everything that happens to you, knowing that every step forward is a step toward achieving something bigger and better than your current situation.

Brian Tracy

Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.

Rhett Butler

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

The secret of success is to do common things uncommonly well.

John Davidson Rockefeller

I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.

Abraham Lincoln

Without a general an army is lost.

Greek Proverb

Always bear in mind, that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other thing.

Abraham Lincoln

This is the West, sir. When the legend becomes fact, print the legend.

Maxwell Scott, The Man Who Shot Liberty Valance (1962)

Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.

Jim Rohn

Keep away from people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.

Mark Twain

You see, wire telegraph is a kind of a very, very long cat. You pull his tail in New York and his head is meowing in Los Angeles. Do you understand this ? And radio operates exactly the same way : you send signals here, they receive them there. The only difference is that there is no cat.

Albert Einstein

Bitterness imprisons life, love releases it. Bitterness paralyzes life, love empowers it. Bitterness sours life, love sweetens it. Bitterness sickens life, love heals it. Bitterness blinds life, love anoints it's eyes.

Harry Emerson Fosdick

Many people may listen, but few people actually hear.

Harvey Mackay

I am poor and naked but I am the chief of a nation. We do not want riches but we do want to train our children right. Riches would do us no good. We could not take them with us to the other world. We do not want riches. We want peace and love.

Red Cloud

Learn to enjoy every minute of your life. Be happy now. Don't wait for something outside of yourself to make you happy in the future. Think how really precious is the time you have to spend, whether it's at work or with your family. Every minute should be enjoyed and savored.

Earl Nightingale

A kiss is a lovely trick designed by nature to stop speech when words become superfluous.

Ingrid Bergman

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

Douglas MacArthur

We only love truly once. It is the first time and succeeding passions are less uncontrolled.

Du Coeur

It is my principle that the will of the majority should always prevail.

Thomas Jefferson

An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.

Anatole France

Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love.

David McCullough

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

Voltaire

What do you feel like doing tonight ?

Angie, Marty (1955)

, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.

Anne Sophie Swetchine

Things do not change we change.

Henry David Thoreau

Merchants have no country. The mere spot they stand on does not constitute so strong an attachment as that from which they draw their gains.

Thomas Jefferson

He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love is the only gold.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

What is a friend ? A single soul dwelling in two bodies.

Aristotle

No one knows what he can do until he tries.

Publilius Syrus

Now is the time. Needs are great, but your possibilities are greater.

Bill Blackman

Was there ever a more horrible blasphemy than the statement that all the knowledge of god is confined to this or that book ? How dare men call god infinite, and yet try to compress him within the covers of a little book !

Swami Vivekananda

I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.

Woody Allen

It is better to bind your children to you by a feeling of respect and by gentleness, than by fear.

Publius Terence

If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.

Thomas Fuller

I used to think anyone doing anything weird was weird. Now I know that it is the people that call others weird that are weird.

Paul McCartney

Love is a symbol of eternity that wipes away all sense of time, removing all memory of a beginning and all fear of an end.

Ikhide Oshoma

Once in a while, right in the middle of an ordinary life, love gives us a fairy tale.

Gieselle C. Viera

Hey, Johnny, what are you rebelling against ?

Mildred, Johnny Strabler (1953)

No involvement, no commitment.

Stephen Covey

The principles you live by create the world you live in ; if you change the principles you live by, you will change your world. -

Blaine Lee

If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were.

Unknown

Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.

Vince Lombardi

No one became poor by giving alms.

French Proverb

The dedicated life is the life worth living. You must give with your whole heart.

Anne Dillard

What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.

Proverb

Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs. Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger. If you do the little jobs well, the big ones tend to take care of themselves.

Dale Carnegie

Georgia, love is for the very young.

Jonathan Shields, The Bad And The Beautiful (1952)

In order to love simply, it is necessary to know how to show love.

Fyodor Dostoyevsky

Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. quotes

Earl Nightingale

If opportunity doesn't knock build a door.

Milton Berle

To ask the hard question is simple.

W.H. Auden

Every man dies. Not every man truly lives.

Braveheart

If you want to reach a goal, you must see the reaching in your own mind before you actually arrive at your goal.

Zig Ziglar

Great spirits have often encountered violent opposition from weak minds.

Albert Einstein