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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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Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.

Albert Schweitzer

Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.

Henry Ford

Nature abhors a vacuum, and if I can only walk with sufficient carelessness I am sure to be filled.

Henry David Thoreau

To a person in love, the value of the individual is intuitively known. Love needs no logic for its mission.

Charles A. Lindbergh

Blessed are they who can laugh at themselves for they shall never cease to be amused.

Unknown

If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.

Abraham Maslow

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

Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.

Jim Rohn

Into the hands of every individual is given a marvelous power for good or evil -- the silent, unconscious, unseen influence of his life. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be.

William George Jordan

Better to be king for a night than schmuck for a lifetime.

Rupert Pupkin, The King Of Comedy (1983)

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

T. Howell

One rule of action more important than all others is consists in never doing anything that someone else can do for you.

Calvin Coolidge

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

Strength and growth come only through continuous effort and struggle.

Napoleon Hill

No matter where you go, there you are.

Steven Wright

A small house will hold a hundred friends.

African Proverb

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

Winston Churchill

Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.

Albert Einstein

The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead. His eyes are closed.

Albert Einstein

The man who goes farthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare. The sure-thing boat never gets far from shore.

Dale Carnegie

The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.

William James

There are few, if any, jobs in which ability alone is sufficient. Needed, also, are loyalty, sincerity, enthusiasm and team play.

William B. Given, Jr.

Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go.

William Feather

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

My religion is very simple. My religion is kindness.

Dalai Lama

Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.

Anthony Robbins

Marriage is a door which looks out upon a beautiful view. As that door is opened and the horizon unfolds before you, know that nothing is sweeter than the warmth of one hand within another.

Collin McCarty

Oh, to be free from the stifling pressures of life to rest, a peaceful slumber that will rejuvenate my soul

Les Hewitt

My heart is ever at your service.

Shakespeare

In a great romance, each person basically plays a part that the other really likes.

Elizabeth Ashley

Let those love now who never loved before. Let those who always loved, now love the more.

Thomas Parnell

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

Swami Vivekananda

Believe that you are bigger than your difficulties, for you are, indeed.

Norman Vincent Peale

Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.

Robert H. Schuller

The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education.

Albert Einstein

In my case, self-absorption is completely justified. I have never discovered any other subject so worthy of my attention.

Waldo Lydecker, Laura (1944)

Follow humbly wherever and to whatever abyss Nature leads, or you shall learn nothing.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Love is a bird, she needs to fly.

Madonna

I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.

John Stuart Mill

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.

Helen Keller

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

Proverb

For a person to build a rich and rewarding life for himself there are certain qualities and bits of knowledge that he needs to acquire. There are also things, harmful attitudes, superstitions, and emotions that he needs to chip away. A person needs to chip away everything that doesn't look like the person he or she most wants to become.

Earl Nightingale

Conflict itself is, of course, a sign of relative health as you would know if you ever met really apathetic people, really hopeless people, people who have given up hoping, striving, and coping.

Abraham Maslow

Oh, yeah, woody ! I've known that guy my whole life: Two days.

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

We always strive after what is forbidden, and desire the things refused us.

Ovid

No one is more definite about the solution than the one who doesn't understand the problem.

Robert Half

The man who has no imagination has no wings.

Muhamed Ali

Our attitude toward life determines life's attitude towards us.

Earl Nightingale

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

Brian Tracy

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

The reason most people never reach their goals is that they don't define them, learn about them, or even seriously consider them as believable or achievable. Winners can tell you where they are going, what they plan to do along the way, and who will be sharing the adventure with them.

Dennis Waitley

Men always want to be a woman's first love. Women like to be a man's last romance.

Oscar Wilde

Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.

Japanese Proverb

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

Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.

Dan Stanford

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

Harold R. McAlindon

Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.

Tom Clancy

Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

The tragedy of life is not that it ends so soon, but that we wait so long to begin it.

Unknown

The royal road to a man's heart is to talk to him about the things he treasures most.

Jesus

Show me the money !

Rod Tidwell, Jerry Maguire (1996)

When it is dark enough, you can see the stars.

Charles A. Beard

You make me want to be a better man.

Melvin Udall, As Good As It Gets (1997)

Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.

Swami Vivekananda

Truly loving another means letting go of all expectations. It means full acceptance, even celebration of another's personhood.

Karen Casey

Whoever undertakes to set himself up as a judge of Truth and Knowledge is shipwrecked by the laughter of the gods.

Albert Einstein

I feel like a tiny bird with a big song !

Jerry Van Amerongen

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Channing Pollock

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

Rhett Butler

I always tried to turn every disaster into an opportunity.

John Davidson Rockefeller

If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.

Rachel Carlson

Draw from others the lesson that may profit yourself.

Publius Terence

Success is never wondering what if.

Karrie Huffman

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it's time to pause and reflect.

Mark Twain

I live a very dull life here, indeed I think I am more like a state prisoner than anything else.

Martha Washington

Nothing is predestined The obstacles of your past can become the gateways that lead to new beginnings.

Ralph Blum

Where there's life, there's hope.

Terence

Ninotchka, it's midnight. One half of Paris is making love to the other half.

Count Leon D'Algout, Ninotchka (1939)

You aren't too bright. I like that in a man.

Matty Walker, Body Heat (1981)

When a problem comes along, study it until you are completely knowledgeable. Then find that weak spot, break the problem apart, and the rest will be easy.

Norman Vincent Peale

Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost.

Robert H. Schuller

The truth is that we can learn to condition our minds, bodies, and emotions to link pain or pleasure to whatever we choose. By changing what we link pain and pleasure to, we will instantly change our behaviors.

Anthony Robbins

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

Lina Lamont, Singin (1952)

The more you venture to live greatly, the more you will find within you what it takes to get on top of things and stay there.

Norman Vincent Peale

The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

E.E. Cummings

When you shoot a mime, should you use blanks ?

Steven Wright

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

Hermann Hesse

If you advance confidently in the direction of your dreams and endeavor to leave the life which you have imagined, you will you will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

Roll with the punches.

Unknown

I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

All love is sweet, given or returned.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

Some of us have great runways already built for us. If you have one, take off. But if you don't have one, realize it is your responsibility to grab a shovel and build one for yourself and for those who will follow after you.

Amelia Earhart

No, this trick won't work... How on earth are you ever going to explain in terms of chemistry and physics so important a biological phenomenon as first love ?

Albert Einstein

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul.

Emily Dickinson

To gain more abundance a person needs more skills and needs to be more creative and cooperative.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

To be able to say how much love, is love but little.

Petrarch

I have failed over and over again. That is why I succeed.

Michael Jordan

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.

Zig Ziglar