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

William Edward Hickson

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

Unknown

It is the passion that is in a kiss that gives to it its sweetness, it is the affection in a kiss that sanctifies it.

Christian Nestell Bovee

Life is change ; growth is optional. Choose wisely.

Karen Kaiser Clark

You cannot live without dying. You cannot live if you do not die psychologically every minute. This is not an intellectual paradox. To live completely, wholly, every day as if it were a new loveliness, there must be dying to everything of yesterday, otherwise you live mechanically, and a mechanical mind can never know what love is or what freedom is.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Love is something eternal.

Vincent Van Gogh

No man is happy who does not think himself so.

Publilius Syrus

Change yourself, change your fortunes.

Portuguese Proverb

The "Inside-Out" approach to personal and self , even more fundamentally, to start with the most inside part of self - with your paradigms, your character, and your motives. The inside-out approach says that private victories precede public victories, that making and keeping promises to ourselves precedes making and keeping promises to others. It says it is futile to put personality ahead of character, to try to improve relationships with others before improving ourselves.

Stephen Covey

The sweetest joy, the wildest woe is love.

Pearl Bailey

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

You must be the change you wish to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

When you reach for the stars, you may not get one, but you won't come up with a handful of mud, either.

Anonymous

Truth can be stated in a thousand different ways, yet each one can be true.

Swami Vivekananda

I know that many people feel that old age is a time to take it easy, but I compare my life now to being the last runner in a relay race. Would you have me slow down as I near the finish line ?

Diogenes

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

Albert Einstein

It's a Sicilian message. It means Luca Brasi sleeps with the fishes.

Pete Clemenza, The Godfather (1972)

Who, being loved, is poor ?

Oscar Wilde

There are two kinds of failures. The man who will do nothing he is told, and the man who will do nothing else.

Perle Thompson

No one knows what he can do until he tries.

Publilius Syrus

Life is not accountable to us. We are accountable to life.

Dennis Waitley

Indecision is the seedling of fear.

Napoleon Hill

I have spread my dreams under your feet , Tread softly because you tread on my dreams.

William Butler Yeats

If you don't like something, change it , if you can't change it, change the way you think about it.

Mary Engelbreit

Opportunities multiply as they are seized.

Sun Tzu

I am your number one fan.

Annie Wilkes, Misery (1990)

The giving of love is an education in itself.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one.

Malcolm Forbes

This too, shall pass.

Persian Proverb

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

Lee Iacocca

Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Sex alleviates tension. Love causes it.

Woody Allen

Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.

Confucius

Fear nothing, for every renewed effort raises all former failures into lessons, all sins into experience.

Unknown

Fiddle-dee-dee.

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

When you work, work, and when you play, play, dont get the two mixed up

Jim Rohn

They will rise highest who strive for the highest place.

Latin Proverb

Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress.

Nicholas Murray Butler

A man never likes you so well as when he leaves your company liking himself.

Anonymous

In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.

John Churton Collins

I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.

Winston Churchill

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

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

If you think you can, or you think you can't, you're probably right.

Henry Ford

The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper.

Eden Phillpotts

If we all did the things we are capable of doing we would literally astound ourselves.

Thomas Edison

I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.

Rabindranath Tagore

I want the fairy tale.

Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)

If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost, that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.

Henry David Thoreau

Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself.

William Faulkner

The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret to outward success.

Henry Ward Beecher

There is no one giant step that does it. It's a lot of little steps.

Peter A. Cohen

Find out what it means to die - not physically, that's inevitable - but to die to everything that is known, to die to your family, to your attachments, to all the things that you have accumulated, the known, the known pleasures, the known fears. Die to that every minute and you will see what it means to die so that the mind is made fresh, young, and therefore innocent, so that there is incarnation not in a next life, but the next day.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

First comes thought, then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans, then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination.

Napoleon Hill

Be all you can be.

John C. Maxwell

You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.

James Baldwin

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

Robert H. Schuller

Who so loves believes the impossible.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Get excited and enthusiastic about you own dream. This excitement is like a forest fire -- you can smell it, taste it, and see it from a mile away.

Dennis Waitley

For those who have seen the Earth from space, and for the hundreds and perhaps thousands more who will, the experience most certainly changes your perspective. The things that we share in our world are far more valuable than those which divide us.

Donald Williams

We feel good about ourselves to the exact degree we feel in control of our lives.

Brian Tracy

Love can be understood only from the inside, as a language can be understood only by someone who speaks it, as a world can be understood only by someone who lives in it.

Robert C. Solomon

When I hear somebody sigh, 'Life is hard', I am always tempted to ask, 'Compared to what ?'

Sydney Harris

The best proof of love is trust.

Joyce Brothers

Anonymity is your friend. Hmmm.. If someone adds an item to this list without knowing who "Larry" is... Is this still a list of Larryisms?

Larry Smith

A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside.

Dennis Waitley

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

Spoken about by, radio announcer and good friend : never let a day go by that he didn't learn something new and, in turn pass it on to others. It was his consuming passion.

Earl Nightingale

When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

Nothing liberates our greatness like the desire to help, the desire to serve.

Marianne Williamson

Great men are not always wise.

Job 329

No one became poor by giving alms.

French Proverb

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

Dan Stanford

This was love at first sight, love everlasting, a feeling unknown, unhoped for, unexpected in so far as it could be a matter of conscious awareness, it took entire possession of him, and he understood, with joyous amazement, that this was for life.

Muriel Spark

It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.

Brian Tracy

Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step

Lao Tse

If we are to achieve results never before accomplished, we must expect to employ methods never before attempted.

Francis Bacon

The question should be, is it worth trying to do, not can it be done.

Allard Lowenstein

Recognize that transition has a characteristic shape.

William Bridges

Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.

David Ogilvy

Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head.

William Shakespeare

A smile is an inexpensive way to improve your looks.

Anonymous

Not being able to do everything is no excuse for not doing everything you can.

Ashleigh Brilliant

Success is the child of audacity.

Benjamin Disraeli

Seek first to understand and then to be understood.

Steven Covey

From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.

Yiddish Proverb

Almost all of the world-class athletes and other peak performers are visualizers. They see it , they feel it, they experience it before they actually do it. They began with the end in mind. You can do it in every area of your life. Before performance, a sales presentation, a difficult confrontation, or the daily challenge of meeting a goal, see it clearly, vividly, relentlessly, over and over again. Create an internal "comfort zone''. Then, when you get into the situation, it isn't foreign. It doesn't scare you.

Stephen Covey

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

Anonymous

All great truths are simple in final analysis, and easily understood ; if they are not, they are not great truths.

Napoleon Hill

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

Rhett Butler

True progress quietly and persistently moves along without notice.

St. Francis

You must not lose faith in humanity. Humanity is an ocean , if a few drops of the ocean are dirty, the ocean does not become dirty.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Dennis P. Kimbro

You become what you think about.

Earl Nightingale

Talent does you no good unless it's recognized by someone else.

Robert Half

A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.

General Douglas MacArthur

Stand as a rock , you are indestructible. You are the Self ( atman ) , the god of the universe.

Swami Vivekananda

Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.

Dante

Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.

Christina Rossetti