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

Will Rogers

Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.

Will Rogers

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The buck stops here.

Harry Truman

You cannot discover new oceans unless you have the courage to lose site of the shore.

Unknown

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving ; they make mistakes, but they do not quit.

Conrad Hilton

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Where there is love there is no darkness.

Burundi Proverb

The worst thing one can do is not to try, to be aware of what one wants and not give in to it, to spend years in silent hurt wondering if something could have materialized -- never knowing.

Jim Rohn

Most people are about as happy as they make up their mind to be.

Abraham Lincoln

There's no place like home.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz Mgm (1939)

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

Dwell not on the past. Use it to illustrate a point, then leave it behind. Nothing really matters except what you do now in this instant of time. From this moment onwards you can be an entirely different person, filled with love and understanding, ready with an outstretched hand, uplifted and positive in every thought and deed.

Eileen Caddy

Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconscious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character

Stephen Covey

Fill your hands, you son-of-a-bitch !

Rooster Cogburn, True Grit (1969)

Honesty characterizes the person and enables him to create an identity, to communicate a real presence, and to establish authentic bonds with others. The individual increasingly comes to know who he is through the stand he takes when he expresses his ideas, values, beliefs, and convictions, and through the declaration and ownership of his feelings.

Clark Moustakas

If you don't learn from your mistakes, there's no sense making them.

Anonymous

Will springs from the two elements of moral sense and self-interest.

Abraham Lincoln

Seeds of faith are always within us; sometimes it takes a crisis to nourish and encourage their growth.

Susan Taylor

The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.

Albert Einstein

We have got to have a dream if we are going to make a dream come true.

Dennis Waitley

Let us never be betrayed into saying we have finished our education because that would mean we had stopped growing.

Julia H. Gulliver

Only in his own way and not in any other can the one who strives perfect himself. He who lays hold of the rung of his companion and lets go of his own rung, through him neither the one nor the other will be realized.

Martin Buber

If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x ; y is play ; and z is keeping your mouth shut.

Albert Einstein

Love is the whole and more than all.

E.E. Cummings

Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think.

Benjamin Disraeli

He that has done nothing has known nothing.

Thomas Carlyle

Success leaves clues.

Jim Rohn

The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.

Winston Churchill

Sometimes you just got to give yourself what you wish someone else would give you.

Dr. Phil

A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.

Levi ben Gershon

Any intelligent fool can make things bigger, more complex, and more violent. It takes a touch of genius -- and a lot of courage -- to move in the opposite direction.

Albert Einstein

Reach for the stars.

Unknown

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

John Quincy Adams

Life is the first gift, love is the second.

Marge Piercy

Love is a daily, mutual exchange of value.

Dennis Waitley

I'm as mad as hell, and I'm not going to take this anymore !

Howard Beale, Network (1976)

In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity.

Albert Einstein

To live for results would be to sentence myself to continuous frustration. My only sure reward is in my actions and not from them.

Hugh Prather

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

Albert Einstein

My faith is in the younger generation, the modern generation, out of them will come my workers. They will work out the whole problem, like lions.

Swami Vivekananda

Do or do not, there is no try.

Yoda

Whatever you think that you will be. If you think yourself weak, weak you will be , if you think yourself strong, you will be.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Rhett Butler

Life without love is like a tree. Without blossom and fruit.

Khalil Gibran

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 most common cause of fear of old age is associated with the possibility of poverty.

Napoleon Hill

Until a person can say deeply and honestly, "I am what I am today because of the choices I made yesterday'', that person can not say, "I choose otherwise''.

Stephen Covey

Want to learn to eat a lot ? Here it is : Eat a little. That way, you will be around long enough to eat a lot.

Anthony Robbins

A gentle hand may lead even an elephant by a single hair.

Iranian Proverb

Great oaks from little acorns grow

Proverb

I want to be alone.

Grusinskaya, Grand Hotel (1932)

To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.

Bunker Hunt

The dedicated doctor knows that he must be both scientist and humanitarian, his most agonizing decisions lie in the field of human relations.

David B. Allman

Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.

The Wizard of Oz

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

Expect the best, plan for the worst, and prepare to be surprised.

Dennis Waitley

You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.

David Levesque

Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.

Michael Johnson

The sublimity of wisdom is to do those things living that are desired when dying.

Unknown

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.

Marianne Williamson

Friends are made by many acts and lost by only one.

Harvey Mackay

Change your thoughts and you change your world.

Norman Vincent Peale

Love doesn't make the world go'round. Love is what makes the ride worthwhile.

Franklin P. Jones

A bold onset is half the battle.

Giuseppe Garibaldi

Do you love me because I am beautiful, or am I beautiful because you love me ?

Cinderella

It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.

Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)

If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.

Swami Vivekananda

One reason so few of us achieve what we truly want is that we never direct our focus ; we never concentrate our power. Most people dabble their way through life, never deciding to master anything in particular.

Anthony Robbins

Start by doing what is necessary, then what is possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible.

Francis of Assisi

Obstacles are those frightful things you can see when you take your eyes off your goal.

Henry Ford

All power is within you. You can do anything and everything. Believe in that. Do not believe that you are weak, do not believe that you are half-crazy lunatics, as most of us do nowadays. Stand up and express the divinity within you. Truth is eternal.

Swami Vivekananda

The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.

John F. Kennedy

Gort ! Klaatu barada nikto !

Helen Benson, The Day The Earth Stood Still (1951)

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)

Your attitude determines your altitude.

Zig Ziglar

No matter what I ever do or say, Heathcliff, this is me, now, standing on this hill with you. This is me, forever.

Cathy, Wuthering Heights (1939)

If you're going through hell, keep going.

Winston Churchill

Every day in every way I am getting better and better.

Unknown

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Heywood

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

Elmer Davis

Believe it is possible to solve your problem. Tremendous things happen to the believer. So believe the answer will come. It will.

Norman Vincent Peale

Many who have spent a lifetime in it can tell us less of love than the child that lost a dog yesterday.

Thornton Wilder

You can observe a lot just by watching.

Yogi Berra

Accept the past for what it was. Acknowledge the present for what it is. Anticipate the future for what it can become.

Tracy L. McNair

Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines.

Robert H. Schuller

You only get out what you put in.

Unknown

The rare individual who honestly satisfies this heart-hunger ( praise ) will hold people in the palm of his hand, and even the undertaker will be sorry when he dies.

Dale Carnegie

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity, an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

We have to go back to philosophy to treat things as they are. We are suffering from our own karma. It is not the fault of god. What we do is our own fault, nothing else. Why should god be blamed ?

Swami Vivekananda

Sooner or later the truth comes to light.

Dutch Proverb

It isn't hard to be good from time to time in sports. What's tough is being good every day.

Willie Mays

The difference between ordinary and extraordinary is that little extra.

Unknown

Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.

Zig Ziglar

Bumper Sticker - Join the Army. See the world, travel to far away places, meet exotic people and kill them.

Unknown

You'll never plow a field by turning it over in your mind.

Irish Proverb

Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

This is the beginning of a new day.

Unknown

Action may not always bring happiness , but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

You may have to fight a battle more than once to win.

Margaret Thatcher

The very use of the word savage, as it is applied in its general sense, I am inclined to believe is an abuse of the word, and the people to whom it is applied.

George Catlin

Along with trustworthiness, consistency is the thing to look for when you surround yourself with people who can help you on your quest.

Michael Johnson

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

Albert Einstein