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One hundred percent of the shots you don't take don't go in.

Wayne Gretzky

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.

Wayne Gretzky

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The principal goal of education is to create men who are capable of doing new things, not simply of repeating what other generations have done.

Jean Piaget

Deals are my art form. Other people paint beautifully on canvas or write wonderful poetry. I like making deals, preferably big deals. That's how I get my kicks.

P. T. Barnum

Live life with passion.

Unknown

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

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

Love is that splendid triggering of human vitality, the supreme activity which nature affords anyone for going out of himself toward someone else.

Jose Ortega y Gasset

Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs.

Henry Ford

If I know what love is, it is because of you.

Hermann Hesse

In everything the ends well defined are the secret of durable success.

Victor Cousins

A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.

Henry David Thoreau

We are at our very best, and we are happiest, when we are fully engaged in work we enjoy on the journey toward the goal we've established for ourselves. It gives meaning to our time off and comfort to our sleep. It makes everything else in life so wonderful, so worthwhile.

Earl Nightingale

The good physician treats the disease, the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.

William Osler

If your ship doesn't come in, swim out to it.

Jonathan Winters

Nothing in the world can take the place of persistence. Talent will not, nothing is more common than unsuccessful men with talent. Genius will not, unrewarded genius is almost a proverb. Education will not, the world is full of educated derelicts. Persistence and determination alone are omnipotent.

Calvin Coolidge

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

Those who dream by day are cognizant of many things which escape those who dream only by night.

Edgar Allan Poe

Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.

Thomas J. Watson

There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.

Nicholas Sparks

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

T.S. Eliot

Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.

Norman Vincent Peale

No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.

Abraham Lincoln

Everything you want is on the other side of fear.

Jack Canfield

There is time for everything.

Thomas Edison

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.

Anonymous

This world will always continue to be a mixture of good and evil. Our duty is to sympathize with the weak and to love even the wrongdoer.

Swami Vivekananda

Never give up, for that is just the place and time that the tide will turn.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

The Missouri is, perhaps, different in appearance and character from all other rivers in the world. There is a terror in its manner which is sensibly felt, the moment we enter its muddy waters from the Mississippi.

George Catlin

One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love.

Sophocles

People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of their character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

What love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.

Leo Buscaglia

We all go a little mad sometimes.

Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)

A friend is one who knows us, but loves us anyway.

Jerome Cummings

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you want a guarantee, buy a toaster.

Anonymous

You affect your subconscious mind by verbal repetition.

W. Clement Stone

Why don't you come up sometime and see me ?

Lady Lou, She Done Him Wrong (1933)

To love is to place our happiness in the happiness of another.

Gottfried Wilhem Von Leibniz

Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands.

Zig Ziglar

What we've got here is failure to communicate.

Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)

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.

Norman Vincent Peale

The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success.

Henry Ward Beecher

Fear is the parent of cruelty.

J.A. Froude

When you realize you want to spend the rest of your life with somebody, you want the rest of your life to start as soon as possible.

When Harry Met Sally

Knowing means to penetrate through the surface, in order to arrive at the roots, and hence the causes, knowing means to "see" reality in its nakedness. Knowing does not mean to be in the possession of the truth , it means to penetrate the surface and to strive critically and actively in order to approach truth ever more closely.

Erich Fromm

We make a living by what we get, we make a life by what we give.

Winston Churchill

When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.

Unknown

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The thought manifests as the word. The word manifests as the deed. The deed develops into habit. And the habit hardens into character. So watch the thought and its ways with care

T. Howell

The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.

Elmer Davis

Great minds have purpose, while others just have wishes.

Washington Irving

All work is empty save when there is love.

Kahlil Gibran

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you can not do.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Success based on anything but internal fulfillment is bound to be empty. - Dr

Martha Friedman

Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up

James Baldwin

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds.

Francis Bacon

All mankind love a lover.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

At every moment during our existence we are all called to be leaders, if for no other purpose than to lead ourselves.

John P. Strelecky

To laugh often and much; To win the respect of intelligent people And the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure The betrayal of false friends; To appreciate beauty, to find the best in others; To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Watch people do their most common actions, these are indeed the things that will tell you the real character of a great person.

Swami Vivekananda

If to do good were easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men's cottages princes' palaces.

William Shakespeare

Never give in, never give in, never, never, never, never -- in nothing, great or small, large or petty -- never give in except to convictions of honor and good sense.

Winston Churchill

You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have really lived, are the moments when you have done things in a spirit of love.

Henry Drummond

The more I love myself the better I am able to love you.

Ken Robbins

The only thing necessary for the triumph of evil is for good men to do nothing.

Edmund Burke

Love is friendship set to music

E. Joseph Cossman

You miss 100% of the shots you don't take

John Davidson Rockefeller

Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression, in order that every man present his views without penalty, there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.

Albert Einstein

Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.

Mark Twain

We have not yet begun to fight.

John Paul Jones

You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

Love is like the wild rose-briar. Friendship like the holly-tree. The holly is dark when the rose-briar blooms, but which will bloom most constantly ?

Emily Bronte

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

Proverb

Be Here Now.

Ram Dass

No disguise can long conceal love where it exists, or long feign it where it is lacking.

La Rochefoucauld

All condemnation of others really condemns ourselves. Adjust the microcosm which is in your power to do and the macrocosm will adjust itself for you.

Swami Vivekananda

Who so loves believes the impossible.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

A good idea is never lost. Even though its originator or possessor may die, it will someday be reborn in the mind of another.

Thomas Edison

Go before the people with your example, and be laborious in their affairs.

Confucius

The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.

Channing Pollock

Let no one who loves be called unhappy Even love unreturned has its rainbow.

J.M. Barrie

Ask for advice but do what you think is best.

Greek Proverb

In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.

Marc Chagall

Love to faults is always blind. Always is to joy inclined, winged, and unconfined. And breaks all chains from every mind.

William Blake

Adversity introduces a man to himself.

Unattributed

What comes from the heart, touches the heart.

Don Sibet

Live Simply, Laugh Often, Love Deeply.

Unknown

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, therefore, is not an act but a habit.

Aristotle

There are never enough I Love You's.

Lenny Bruce

Remove failure as an option.

Joan Lunden

I can change. I can live out my imagination instead of my memory. I can tie myself to my limitless potential instead of my limiting past.

Stephen Covey

What do they think I am, dumb or something ? Why, I make more money than Calvin Coolidge ! Put together !

Lina Lamont, Singin (1952)

Work like you don't need the money, love like you've never been hurt and dance like no one is watching

Satchel Paige

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

Happiness is the indication that man has found the answer to the problem of human existence the productive realization of his potentialities and thus, simultaneously, being one with the world and preserving the integrity of his self.

Erich Fromm

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

Martha Washington

Champions are a rare breed. They see beyond the dangers, the risks, the obstacles, and the hardships.

Lester Sumrall

The passionate are like men standing on their heads, they see all things the wrong way.

Plato