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

William Curry Theodore

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I love great music and art, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.

Thomas Edison

I don't like your manners.

Vivian Rutledge, Philip Marlowe (1946)

Do it now !

Napoleon Hill

To catch lots of fish, you must first go to the water. To dare is to lose one's footing momentarily. To not dare is to lose oneself.

Soren Kierkegaard

Love is a decision not an emotion or feeling, that if made from the heart will outlast anything.

Samantha Juarez

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

Helen Keller

True success is overcoming the fear of being unsuccessful.

Paul Sweeney

Find the person who will love you because of your differences and not in spite of them and you have found a lover for life.

Leo Buscaglia

The chief obstacle to the progress of the human race is the human race.

Don Marquis

Procrastination is the bad habit of putting of until the day after tomorrow what should have been done the day before yesterday.

Napoleon Hill

As a mother of teenagers, do you know how many times I picked up the phone to apologize to my own mother ?

Christy Borgeld

My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

Abraham Lincoln

Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it

Dennis P. Kimbro

Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.

Confucius

Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !

Jerry, Some Like It Hot (1959)

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

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)

We live in a wonderful world that is full of beauty, charm and adventure. There is no end to the adventures that we can have if only we seek them with our eyes open.

Jawaharlal Nehru

Mama, face it. I was the slut of all time.

Gloria Wandrous, Butterfield 8 (1932)

When a man assumes a public trust, he should consider himself as public property.

Thomas Jefferson

To err is human. To really screw up, you need a computer.

Paul R. Ehrlich

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

Sophocles

Attitude is everything.

Unknown

The minute I heard my first love story I started looking for you, not knowing how blind that was. Lovers don't finally meet somewhere, they're in each other all along.

Rumi

Surprises and reverses can serve as an incentive for great accomplishment. There are no rules here, we're just trying to accomplish something.

Thomas Edison

For anything worth having one must pay the price; and the price is always work, patience, love, self-sacrifice. No paper currency, no promises to pay, but the gold of real service.

John Burroughs

We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival.

Winston Churchill

I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.

Henry David Thoreau

Always mistrust a subordinate who never finds fault with his superior.

John Churton Collins

Things do not change we change.

Henry David Thoreau

It is amazing how much people can get done if they do not worry about who gets the credit.

Sandra Swinney

Grow old along with me, the best is yet to be.

Robert Browning

There are two kinds of people, those who do the work and those who take the credit. Try to be in the first group, there is less competition there.

Indira Gandhi

They are able because they think they are able.

Virgil

The way to happiness : keep your heart free from hate, your mind from worry. Live simply, expect little, give much. Fill your life with love. Scatter sunshine. Forget self, think of others. Do as you would be done by. Try this for a week and you will be surprised.

Norman Vincent Peale

Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.

Robert Louis Stevenson

If you want to be enthusiastic, act enthusiastic.

Dale Carnegie

Stand up, be bold, be strong. Take the whole responsibility on your own shoulders, and know that you are the creator of your own destiny. All the strength and succor you want is within yourself. Therefore, make your own future.

Swami Vivekananda

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes.

Hugh Downs

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

Buddha

The art of love, is largely the art of persistence.

Albert Ellis

The art of medicine consists in amusing the patient while nature cures the disease.

Voltaire

The great and glorious masterpiece of man is to know how to live to purpose.

Michel de Montaigne

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

Ken Robbins

If one advances confidently in the direction of their goals and endeavors to live the life that they have imagined, they'll meet with success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

If people find fault with you and try to put you into bad light, wrongly slandering and vilifying you, just step back and observe yourself. Don't harbor any dislike, don't enter into it any contests, and don't get upset, angry, or resentful. Just cut right through it and be as if you never or saw it. Eventually malevolent pests will disappear of themselves. If you contend with them, then a bad name will bounce back and forth with never an end in sight.

Master Yuanwu

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The Athenians, alarmed at the internal decay of their Republic, asked Demosthenes what to do. His reply: Do not do what you are doing now.

Joseph Ray

Never Quit.

Unknown

Shane ! Shane ! Come back !

Joey Starrett, Shane (1953)

Love is the history of a woman's life, it is an episode in man's.

Germaine De Stael

Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams !

Unknown

Challenges are what make life interesting , overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.

Joshua J. Marine

The entire law is summed up in a single command, Love your neighbor as yourself.

Galatians 514

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.

Dalai Lama

Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved

Helen Keller

Even when change is elective, it will disorient you. You may go through anxiety. You will miss aspects of your former life. It doesn't matter. The trick is to know in advance of making any big change that you're going to be thrown off your feet by it. So you prepare for this inevitable disorientation and steady yourself to get through it. Then you take the challenge, make the change, and achieve your dream.

Harvey Mackay

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

Kahlil Gibran

Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.

John Lennon

What this power is I cannot say. All I know is that it exists and it becomes available only when a man is in that state of mind in which he knows exactly what he wants and is fully determined not to quit until he finds it.

Alexander Graham Bell

Toto, I've got a feeling we're not in kansas anymore.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

To succeed, you need to take that gut feeling in what you believe and act on it with all of your heart.

Christy Borgeld

Let's not just transform those in need, we can also find ways to help transform those in power.

Anonymous

If you wanna call me that, smile.

The Virginian, The Virginian (1929)

I'll be taking these huggies and whatever cash you got.

H. I. McDunnough, Raising Arizona (1987)

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

Emily Dickinson

The word courage comes from the same stem as the French word coeur, meaning ''heart''. Thus just as one's heart, by pumping blood to one's arms, legs, and brain enables all the other physical organs to function, so courage makes possible all the psychological virtues. Without courage other values whither away into mere facsimiles of virtue.

Rollo May

Astrology and all these mystical things are generally signs of a weak mind, therefore as soon as they are becoming prominent in our minds, we should see a physician, take good food, and rest.

Swami Vivekananda

For a crowd is not company, and faces are but a gallery of pictures, and talk but a tinkling cymbal, where there is no love.

Francis Bacon

Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.

Bill Blackman

My most brilliant achievement was my ability to be able to persuade my wife to marry me.

Winston Churchill

I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory.

George S. Patton

Imagination is more important than knowledge.

Albert Einstein

Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.

Benjamin Disraeli

I'm going to take a bath.

Arthur Bach, Hobson (1981)

Ask and you shall receive, seek and you shall find, knock and it shall be opened unto you.

Bible

When I hear somebody sigh, life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, compared to what ?

Sydney Harris

They can because they think they can.

Virgil

Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.

Satchel Paige

Jane. Tarzan. Jane. Tarzan.

Tarzan, Tarzan The Ape Man (1932)

Take away love and our earth is a tomb.

Robert Browning

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

Margaret Thatcher

You have enemies ? Good. That means you've stood up for something, sometime in your life.

Winston Churchill

Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right.

Henry Ford

You're as old as you behave.

Harvey Mackay

Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !

Gold Hat, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)

That'll do, pig. That'll do.

Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)

Stand upon the self, only then can we truly love the world. Take a very high stand, knowing our universal nature, we must look with perfect calmness upon all the panorama of the world.

Swami Vivekananda

Let him that would move the world first move himself.

Socrates

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

Robert Half

The tapas and the other hard yogas that were practiced in other yugas do not work now. What is needed in this yuga is giving, helping others. Believe in yourself and the world will be at your feet.

Swami Vivekananda

Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.

John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)

An obstacle is often a stepping stone.

Prescott

I couldn't wait for success, so I went ahead without it.

Jonathan Winters

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Mahatma Gandhi

The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking.

Albert Einstein

Must you flirt ?

Ninotchka, Leon (1939)

If a man empties his purse into his head, no man can take it away from him. An investment in knowledge always pays the best interest.

Benjamin Franklin