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

W.C Fields

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A little more moderation would be good. Of course, my life hasn't exactly been one of moderation.

Donald Trump

Nothing contributes so much to tranquilize the mind as a steady purpose -- a point on which the soul may fix its intellectual eye.

Mary Shelley

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

Jerome Cummings

The surest way not to fail is to determine to succeed.

Richard B. Sheridan

Beginnings are scary. Endings are usually sad, but it's what's in the middle that counts. So, when you find yourself at the beginning, just give hope a chance to float up. And it will.

Hope Floats

I never could have done without the habits of punctuality, order and diligence the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.

Charles Dickens

I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.

Robert Southey

Just because we increase the speed of information doesn't mean we can increase the speed of decisions. Pondering, reflecting and ruminating are undervalued skills in our culture.

Dale Dauten

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

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

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

Thomas Fuller

Joy can be real only if people look on their life as a service, and have a definite object in life outside themselves and their personal happiness.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

Every action that helps us manifest our divine nature more and more is good, every action that retards it is evil.

Swami Vivekananda

The great end of life is not knowledge but action.

Thomas Henry Huxley

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.

Elbert Hubbard

One had to cram all this stuff into one's mind for the examinations, whether one liked it or not. This coercion had such a deterring effect on me that, after I had passed the final examination, I found the consideration of any scientific problems distasteful to me for an entire year.

Albert Einstein

We must all suffer one of two things : the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment.

Jim Rohn

Experience is the child of thought, and thought is the child of action.

Benjamin Disraeli

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Growth in personality occurs as a consequence of meeting conflicts and impasses head on, and reconciling them. Interpersonal conflicts and impasses constitute problems which require solutions so that a satisfying relationship may be maintained. Whenever a person encounters a problem in his everyday living, he is obliged to vary his behavior until he discovers some mode of responding which is successful in achieving a solution.

Sidney Jourard

The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.

David O. McKay

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.

Helen Keller

The wisest mind has something yet to learn.

George Santayana

As God is my witness, I'll never be hungry again.

Scarlett O'Hara, Gone With The Wind (1939)

The release of atom power has changed everything except our way of thinking, the solution to this problem lies in the heart of mankind. If only I had known, I should have become a watchmaker.

Albert Einstein

He who lives without discipline dies without honor.

Icelandic Proverb

They are able because they think they are able.

Virgil

You can't express every feeling that you have every moment that you have them.

When Harry Met Sally

Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.

Charles F. Kettering

I am not sure I should have dared to start , but I am sure that I should not have dared to stop.

Winston Churchill

Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying.

W. Clement Stone

L-I-V-E ! Live ! Otherwise, you got nothing to talk about in the locker room.

Maude, Harold And Maude (1971)

Love is life. And if you miss love, you miss life.

Leo Buscaglia

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy.

Martha Washington

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Nothing is worth more than this day.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

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

Swami Vivekananda

And in the end it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Corneille

The only time I really become discouraged is when I think of all the things I would like to do and the little time I have in which to do them.

Thomas Edison

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

Unknown

Whatever happens, take responsibility !

Anthony Robbins

A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

Kahlil Gibran

Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.

William Shakespeare

The more we grow in love, virtue and holiness, the more we see love, virtue and holiness outside.

Swami Vivekananda

If there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.

Harvey Mackay

It is possible to store the mind with a million facts and still be entirely uneducated.

Alec Bourne

Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it.

W. Clement Stone

The soul is covered with the color of its leisure thoughts.

Anonymous

It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.

Winston Churchill

Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.

Karl A. Menninger

When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

One, two, Freddy's coming for you.

Children, A Nightmare On Elm Street (1984)

As we are liberated from our own fear, our presence automatically liberates others.

Nelson Mandela

Try not to become a man of success but rather to become a man of value.

Albert Einstein

The secret to creativity is knowing how to hide your sources.

Albert Einstein

It is the supreme art of the teacher to awaken joy in creative expression and knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Keep your heart open for as long as you can, as wide as you can, for others and especially for yourself.

Morrie Schwarz

We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insolvuble problems.

Lee Iacocca

Obstacles are what appear when you take your eyes off your dreams.

George DeVack

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

Harold R. McAlindon

If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.

Mark Twain

A chain is as strong as its weakest link.

Danish Proverb

Motivation is a fire from within. If someone else tries to light that fire under you, chances are it will burn very briefly.

Stephen R. Covey

In the end, it's not the years in your life that count. It's the life in your years.

Abraham Lincoln

A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.

Confucius

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit.

Conrad Hilton

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

Swami Vivekananda

Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.

Unknown

There are essentially two things that will make you wiser the books you read and the people you meet.

Charles Tremendous Jones

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.

The last miracle I did was the 1969 Mets. Before that, I think you have to go back to the Red Sea.

God, Oh God (1977)

Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.

Audrey Hepburn

Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit, you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.

Norman Vincent Peale

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.

Vince Lombardi

We are like tea bags - we don't know our own strength until we're in hot water.

Sister Busche

An error gracefully acknowledged is a victory won.

Caroline L. Gascoigne

Something happened to me. It was the sweetest thing that ever could be. It was a fantasy a dream come true, it was the day I met you !

Mandy Forkner

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

General George S. Patton

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

It is our choices, that show what we truly are, far more than our abilities.

Dumbledore, Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets (2002)

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

Success is a journey not a destination.

Ben Sweetland

All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination

Earl Nightingale

Integrity is telling myself the truth. And honesty is telling the truth to other people.

Anonymous

Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education.

Stephen Covey

Why is it that we spend so much of our time preparing for when we can do what we want, instead of just doing what we want right now.

John P. Strelecky

I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.

The Shulamite

Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.

J. Petit Senn

Do not wait for leaders, do it alone, person to person.

Mother Teresa

Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.

Anonymous

Our goals can only be reached through a vehicle of a plan, in which we must fervently believe, and upon which we must vigorously act. There is no other route to success.

Stephen A. Brennan

In Heaven the economy is run by the Germans, the French do the cooking, and the police are English. In Hell the economy is run by the French, the English do the cooking, and the police are German.

Unknown

We aren't in an information age, we are in an entertainment age.

Anthony Robbins

It takes a minute to find a special person, an hour to appreciate them, a day to love them and a lifetime to forget them.

Anonymous