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

William Edward Hickson

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We came to enjoy, we are being enjoyed. We came to rule, we are being ruled. We came to work, we are being worked. All the time, we find that. And this comes into every detail of our life.

Swami Vivekananda

All the powers in the universe are already ours. It is we who have put our hands before our eyes and cry that it is dark.

Swami Vivekananda

Joy increases as you give it, and diminishes as you try to keep it for yourself. In giving it, you will accumulate a deposit of joy greater than you ever believed possible.

Norman Vincent Peale

Live life to the fullest.

Robert Louis Stevenson

Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.

Emmanuel Swedenborg

By asking the question " How can I afford it ? " your brain is put to work.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

It is only with the heart that one can see rightly , what is essential is invisible to the eye.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

I maintained my edge by always being a student, you will always have something new to learn.

Jackie Joyner Kersee

You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.

Earl Nightingale

Wicked men obey from fear, good men, from love.

Aristotle

If you didn't know me, would you think I was a stranger ?

Steven Wright

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

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

Thomas Jefferson

Georgia, love is for the very young.

Jonathan Shields, The Bad And The Beautiful (1952)

Mac, you ever been in love ?

Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)

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

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Commit yourself to a dream nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.

Truman Capote

Love is perfect kindness

Joseph Campbell

While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.

Hasidic Proverb

Only a life lived for others is a life worth living.

Albert Einstein

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

John Keating, Dead Poets Society (1989)

You can do anything you put your mind to.

Unknown

Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.

Vince Lombardi

I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is often a step forward.

Thomas Edison

Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Keywood

We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten.

John W. Turk

I'm an excellent driver.

Raymond Babbitt, Rain Man (1988)

Love is more than a feeling, it's a state of mind.

Lisa Grude

Whatever the mind of man creates, should be controlled by man's character.

Thomas Edison

"Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance."

Samuel Johnson

We learn by example and by direct experience because there are real limits to the adequacy of verbal instruction.

Malcolm Gladwell

Anything is possible.

Unknown

Great minds have purposes others have wishes.

Napolean Bonaparte Washington Irving

Success is neither magical or mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.

Jim Rohn

It is no use saying "we are doing our best". You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary.

Winston Churchill

It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.

Norman Vincent Peale

Life can be pulled by goals just as surely as it can be pushed by drives.

Viktor Frankl

You cannot teach a man anything, you can only help him find it within himself.

Galileo Galilei

Many of us spend half of our time wishing for things we could have, if we didn't spend half of our time wishing.

Anonymous

If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought

Peace Pilgrim

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

Martha Washington

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

Bertrand Russell

What ever you are be a good one.

Abraham Lincoln

Resolve to be a master of change rather than a victim of change.

Brian Tracy

A smile is a light in the window of the soul indicating that the heart is at home.

Anonymous

He was some kind of a man. What does it matter what you say about people ?

Tanya, Touch Of Evil (1958)

Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.

Anthony Robbins

Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves.

Albert Einstein

Let not a man guard his dignity, but let his dignity guard him.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It's hard to believe that you haven't had sex for two hundred years.

Luna Schlosser, Miles Monroe (1973)

There has never been a statue erected to honor a critic.

Zig Ziglar

The grand essentials of happiness are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.

Allan K. Chalmers

Seek the wisdom of the ages, but look at the world through the eyes of a child.

Ron Wild

Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.

Oscar Wilde

Remember when you see a man at the top of a mountain, he didn't fall there.

Anonymous

Don't look back - forward, infinite energy, infinite enthusiasm, infinite daring, and infinite patience - then alone can great deeds be accomplished.

Swami Vivekananda

Forget about it.

Donnie Brasco, Donnie Brasco (1997)

Courage is not a virtue of value among other personal values like love or fidelity. It is the foundation that underlies and gives reality to all other virtues and personal values. Without courage our love pales into mere dependency. Without courage our fidelity becomes conformism.

Rollo May

If a child is to keep alive his inborn sense of wonder, he needs the companionship of at least one adult who can share it, rediscovering with him the joy, the excitement, and the mystery of the world we live in.

Rachel Carlson

The eternal mystery of the world is its comprehensibility.

Albert Einstein

That's what I love about these high school girls, man. I keep getting older, they stay the same age.

David Wooderson, Dazed And Confused (1993)

Love is like war, easy to begin but hard to end.

Anonymous

A successful marriage requires falling in love many times, always with the same person.

John Lennon Mignon McLaughlin

We waste time looking for the perfect lover, instead of creating the perfect love.

Tom Robbins

Don't argue for other people's weaknesses. Don't argue for your own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it -- immediately.

Stephen Covey

Do not wait for ideal circumstances, they will never come, nor for the best opportunities.

Janet Erskine Stuart

Everyone who achieves success in a great venture, solves each problem as they came to it. They helped themselves. And they were helped through powers known and unknown to them at the time they set out on their voyage. They keep going regardless of the obstacles they met.

W. Clement Stone

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

I am not a toy. I am a spork !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

Good judgement comes from experience. Experience comes from bad judgement.

Jim Horning

As different streams having different sources all mingle their waters in the sea, so different tendencies, various though they appear, crooked or straight, all lead to god.

Swami Vivekananda

Each time someone stands up for an ideal, or acts to improve the lot of others, or strikes out against injustice, he sends forth a tiny ripple of hope.

Robert F. Kennedy

A hero is no braver than an ordinary man, but he is braver five minutes longer.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I know people that got diagnosed with Parkinson's, and they just gave up. Sat in a wheelchair and refused to get up. I'll never give up. Some day this will probably take me, but I'm not going to walk away from life.

Larry Smith

Death is something not only mysterious but a great act of purgation. That which continues in a repetitive pattern is degeneration. The pattern may vary according to country, according to climate, according to circumstance, but it is a pattern. Moving in any pattern brings about a continuity and that continuity is part of the degenerating process of man. When there is an ending of continuity, something new can take place. One can understand it instantly if one has understood the whole movement of thought, of fear, hate, love - then one can grasp the significance, instantly, of what death is.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.

Mark Twain

Never give an order that can't be obeyed.

General Douglas MacArthur

If you want to feel rich, just count all of the things you have that money can't buy.

Unknown

There is more to life than increasing its speed.

Mahatma Gandhi

Love is like a mustard seed, planted by god and watered by men.

Muda Saint Michael

Do you like scary movies ?

Ghostface, Scream (1996)

He that has done nothing has known nothing.

Thomas Carlyle

There is no education like adversity.

Disraeli

War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.

Napoleon Hill

Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually.

Stephen Covey

The first duty of love is to listen.

Paul Tillich

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

Brian Tracy

Love is a verb.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Let your light shine before men, that they may see your good deeds and praise your Father in heaven.

Matthew 5:15

He who has never learned to obey can not be a good commander.

Aristotle

A 'No' uttered from deepest conviction is better and greater than a 'Yes' merely uttered to please, or what is worse, to avoid trouble.

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

Sports serve society by providing vivid examples of excellence.

George F. Will

I have learned that if one advances confidently in the direction of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.

Henry David Thoreau

Take away love and our earth is a tomb.

Robert Browning

Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.

Albert Einstein

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

Cinderella

Think of the magic of that foot, comparatively small, upon which your whole weight rests. It's a miracle, and the dance, is a celebration of that miracle.

Martha Washington