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Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , Wisdom is humble that she knows no more.

William Cowper

Knowledge is proud that she knows so much , wisdom is humble that she knows no more.

William Cowper

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He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning.

Unknown

So long as we are loved by others I should say that we are almost indispensable , and no man is useless while he has a friend.

Robert Louis Stevenson

My fathers planted for me, and I planted for my children.

Hebrew Proverb

The fastest way to pass your own expectation is to add passion to your labor.

Mike Litman

I love you. I've loved you since the first moment I saw you. I guess maybe Ive even loved you before I saw you.

George Eastman, A Place In The Sun (1951)

Love is something eternal.

Vincent Van Gogh

Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

A Crow is known wherever he is met by his beautiful white dress, and his tall and elegant figure. The greater part of the men being six feet high.

George Catlin

The pellet with the poison's in the vessel with the pestle. The chalice from the palace has the brew that is true.

Hubert Hawkins, The Court Jester (1956)

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

The holiest of holidays are those kept by ourselves in silence and apart, the secret anniversaries of the heart.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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

Julia H. Gulliver

Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.

James Baldwin

There is no beauty but the beauty of action.

Proverb

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Marcel Marceau, Silent Movie (1976)

The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. quotes

Dennis Waitley

The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.

Erma Bombeck

The winners in life think constantly in terms of I can, I will, and I am. Losers, on the other hand, concentrate their waking thoughts on what they should have or would have done, or what they can't do.

Dennis Waitley

Your voice makes me tremble inside and your smile is an invitation for my imagination to go wild.

Anonymous

Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.

Mark Victor Hansen

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

There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.

Robert Half

Patience and the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown.

Chinese Proverb

Pretty much everything will come to him who hustles while he waits. I believe that restlessness is discontent, and discontent is merely the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.

Thomas Edison

There is no surprise more magical than the surprise of being loved , it is God's finger on man's shoulder.

Charles Morgan

The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It's to be expected that you make mistakes when you're breaking new ground.

Jerry Greenfield

There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Mahatma Gandhi

You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however.

Richard Bach

Good habits are as addictive as bad habits, and a lot more rewarding.

Harvey Mackay

Don't knock masturbation. It's sex with someone I love.

Alvy Singer, Annie Hall (1977)

Take things as they are. Punch when you have to punch. Kick when you have to kick.

Bruce Lee

To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.

William Makepeace Thackeray

We perceive when love begins and when it declines by our embarrassment when alone together.

La Bruyere

Don't fall victim to your own melodrama. Keep things in perspective. The odds are that your problem is solvable. Address the solution and don't dwell on the problem to the point at which it paralyzes you.

Harvey Mackay

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

You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.

Anonymous

My heart shall be thy garden.

Alice Meynell

Only in relationship can you know yourself, not in abstraction and certainly not in isolation. The movement of behavior is the sure guide to yourself. It's the mirror of your consciousness, this mirror will reveal its content, the images, the attachments, the fears, the loneliness, the joy and sorrow. Poverty lies in running away from this, either in its sublimations or its identities.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

A man takes a drop too much once in a while, it's only human nature.

Charlie Allnut, Rose Sayer (1951)

A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity.

Buddha

Action without study is fatal. Study without action is fatal. Mary Beard Actions speak louder than words.

English Proverb

Adversity is sometimes hard upon a man , but for one man who can stand prosperity, there are a hundred that will stand adversity.

Thomas Carlyle

The measure of a man is what he does with power.

Greek Proverb

Happiness does not consist in pastimes and amusements but in virtuous activities.

Aristotle

Keep in mind that you are always saying "no" to something. If it isn't to the apparent, urgent things in your life, it is probably to the most fundamental, highly important things. Even when the urgent is good, the good can keep you from your best, keep you from your unique contribution, if you let it.

Stephen Covey

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

When it comes to giving, some people stop at nothing.

Anonymous

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

Unknown

It's not whether you get knocked down, it's whether you get back up.

Vince Lombardi

The man of virtue makes the difficulty to be overcome his first business, and success only a subsequent consideration.

Confucius

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

Charles Tremendous Jones

Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind.

William James

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

Les Hewitt

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

Rhett Butler

Don't take no for an answer, never submit to failure. Do not be fobbed off with mere personal success or acceptance. You will make all kinds of mistakes, but as long as you are generous and true, and also fierce, you can not hurt the world or even seriously distress her. She was made to be wooed by youth.

Winston Churchill

Hatred stirreth up strifes, but love covereth all sins.

Proverb

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

Robert Half

I never did anything worth doing entirely by accident... . Almost none of my inventions came about totally by accident. They were achieved by having trained myself to endure and tolerate hard work.

Thomas Edison

Champions aren't made in the gyms. Champions are made from something they have deep inside them, a desire, a dream, a vision.

Muhammad Ali

The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -

Elbert Hubbard

I think there is something, more important than believing : Action ! The world is full of dreamers, there aren't enough who will move ahead and begin to take concrete steps to actualize their vision.

W. Clement Stone

Adversity introduces a man to himself.

Unattributed

If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.

Abraham Lincoln

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

William Osler

Repeat anything long enough and it will start to become you.

Tom Hopkins

I do not know how to kiss, or I would kiss you. Where do the noses go ?

Maria, For Whom The Bell Tolls (1943)

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

Of course it's the same old story. Truth usually is the same old story.

Margaret Thatcher

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

In order to accept change and the suffering it brings, we need to find meaning in it

Mary Norton Gordon

Be the change you want to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

Let him kiss me with the kisses of his mouth, for thy love is better than wine.

Soloman

In any moment of decision the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing is the wrong thing, and the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Corneille

We can do no great things. Only small things with great love.

Mother Teresa

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.

Langston Hughes

Action springs not from thought, but from a readiness for responsibility.

Dietrich Bonhoeffer

The fear of death is the most unjustified of all fears, for there's no risk of accident for someone who's dead.

Albert Einstein

In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

I am a great believer in luck and I find that the harder I work the more I have of it.

Thomas Jefferson

True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.

Paul Sweeney

To love someone is to see a miracle invisible to others.

Francois Mauriac

Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.

Earl Nightingale

Bad news, compadres, this place is magic as hell.

Taako

Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it. I can take it in small doses, but as a lifestyle I find it too confining.

Lily Tomlin

Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.

Diane Ackerman

There are few people who can manage more than their own business.

Martha Washington

Love is a little haven of refuge from the world.

Bertrand Russell

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

Franklin P. Jones

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

Martha Washington

The most incomprehensible thing about the world is that it is comprehensible.

Albert Einstein

How can we remember our ignorance, which our growth requires, when we are using our knowledge all the time ?

Henry David Thoreau

Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.

Charlie Brown

Try to be happy in this present moment, and put not off being so to a time to come, as though that time should be of another make from this which has already come and is ours.

Thomas Fuller

Never seek to tell thy love. Love that never told can be, for the gentle wind does move silently, invisibly.

William Blake

We don't stop playing because we grow old, we grow old because we stop playing.

George Bernard Shaw

Love is the universal thirst for a communion not merely of the senses, but of our whole nature.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

I am the inferior of any man whose rights I trample under foot. Men are not superior by reason of the accidents of race or color. They are superior who have the best heart the best brain.

Robert Ingersoll

Blessed indeed is the man who hears many gentle voices call him father.

Lydia Maria Child