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Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.

William Lowe Bryan

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It is seldom indeed that one parts on good terms, because if one were on good terms one would not part.

Marcel Proust

"I can't do it" never accomplished anything ; "I will try" has performed miracles.

George P. Burnham

Failure is not a single, cataclysmic event. You don't fail overnight. Instead, failure is a few errors in judgment, repeated every day.

Jim Rohn

You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step

Lao Tse

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

Albert Einstein

The only way to have a friend is to be one.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Being defeated is only a temporary condition , giving up is what makes it permanent.

Marilyn vos Savant

I won't be ignored, Dan !

Alex Forrest, Fatal Attraction (1987)

Love like you'll never be hurt.

William Purkey

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

Helen Keller

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars.

Les Brown

Sanctuary !

Quasimodo, The Hunchback Of Notre Dame (1939)

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

Dr. Phil

A wise man will not leave the right to the mercy of chance, nor wish it to prevail through the power of the majority. There is but little virtue in the action of masses of men.

Henry David Thoreau

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

It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.

Anthony Robbins

We didn't land on plymouth rock. Plymouth rock landed on us !

Malcolm X, Malcolm X (1992)

When you drop a pebble into a pool of water, the pebble starts a series of ripples that expand until they encompass the whole pool. This is exactly what will happen when I give my ideas a definite plan of action. Right now I can project my thoughts into the future. I can see ahead of me. I dream, I am not easily discouraged, readily visualize myself as overcoming obstacles, winning out over setbacks, achieving impossible objectives.

Bruce Lee

Those who are fired with an enthusiastic idea and who allow it to take hold and dominate their thoughts find that new worlds open for them. As long as enthusiasm holds out, so will new opportunities.

Norman Vincent Peale

You must consider the bottom line, but make it integrity before profits.

Dennis Waitley

It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult.

Seneca

A strong person and a waterfall always channel their own path.

Anonymous

There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.

Albert Einstein

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

We've got this gift of love, but love is like a precious plant. You can't just accept it and leave it in the cupboard or just think it's going to get on by itself. You've got to keep watering it. You've got to really look after it and nurture it.

John Lennon

He who is in love is wise and is becoming wiser, sees newly every time he looks at the object beloved, drawing from it with his eyes and his mind those virtues which it possesses.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Inch by inch, it's a cinch.

Robert H. Schuller

Thou art to me a delicious torment.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about.

Dale Carnegie

Don't ever give up.

Unknown

Keys to success : Research your ideas, plan for success, expect success, and just do it.

John S. Hinds

There's no abiding success without commitment.

Anthony Robbins

He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.

Robert Half

All-righty then !

Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)

You will find as you look back upon your life that the moments when you have really lived, are the moments when you have done things in a spirit of love.

Henry Drummond

Mac, you ever been in love ?

Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)

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

George Bernard Shaw

Only those who have learned the power of sincere and selfless contribution experience life's deepest joy : true fulfillment.

Anthony Robbins

if one is unable to assert oneself, one is unable to participate in a genuine relationship.

Rollo May

Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.

Samuel Johnson

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

Effective people are not problem-minded , they're opportunity-minded. They feed opportunities and starve problems.

Stephen Covey

Nothing is more honorable than enlightenment, nothing is more beautiful than virtue.

Mingjiao

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement, nothing can be done without hope and confidence.

Helen Keller

Only love interests me, and I am only in contact with things that revolve around love.

Marc Chagall

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

All resources are not obvious, great managers find and develop available talent.

Zig Ziglar

Four steps to achievement : plan purposely, prepare prayerfully, proceed positively, pursue persistently.

William Arthur Ward

The harder you fall the higher you bounce.

Horace

There is no beauty but the beauty of action.

Proverb

They're here !

Carol Anne Freeling, Poltergeist (1982)

Whether or not we realize it each of us has within us the ability to set some kind of example for people. Knowing this would you rather be the one known for being the one who encouraged others, or the one who inadvertently discouraged those around you ?

Josh Hinds

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

Thomas Edison

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

The greater the obstacle, the more glory in overcoming it.

Moliere

The doctor of the future will give no medicine, but will interest his patients in the care of the human body, in diet, and in the cause and prevention of disease.

Thomas Edison

Thou love life ? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff that life is made of.

Benjamin Franklin

I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.

H.L. Mencken

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

Willie Mays

Respect the past in the full measure of its desserts, but do not make the mistake of confusing it with the present nor seek in it the ideals of the future.

Jose Incenerios

Love is a fruit in season at all times.

Mother Theresa

Let thy words be few.

Ecclesiastes

The price of greatness is responsibility.

Winston Churchill

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

Buddha

What concerns me is not the way things are, but rather the way people think things are.

Epictetus

She had been forced into prudence in her youth, she learned romance as she grew older - the natural sequence of an unnatural beginning.

Jane Austen

Dependent people need others to get what they want. Independent people can get what they want through their own efforts. Interdependent people combine their own efforts with the efforts of others to achieve their greatest success.

Stephen Covey

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

It is better to do the wrong thing than to do nothing.

Winston Churchill

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

A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm.

Charles M. Schwab

Reach for the stars.

Unknown

To love oneself is the beginning of a lifelong romance.

Oscar Wilde

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

I bet you can squeal like a pig.

Mountain Man, Deliverance (1972)

Loneliness and the feeling of being unwanted is the most terrible.

Mother Teresa

We rob banks.

Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.

Henry David Thoreau

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

Brian Tracy

At the touch of love everyone becomes a poet.

Plato

It is absurd that a man should rule others, who can not rule himself.

Latin Proverb

Nothing is worth more than this day.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

Take a chance ! All life is a chance. The man who goes the furthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.

Dale Carnegie

If you're not sure where you're going, you'll probably end up somewhere else.

Anonymous

If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Adventure is worthwhile.

Amelia Earhart

Volunteering is not a choice, it's a responsibility.

Ashley E. Hyder

And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.

Kahlil Gibran

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

What a dump.

Rosa Moline, Beyond The Forest (1949)

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

Abraham Lincoln

The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires.

William A. Ward

Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.

Bruce Lee

Never put off until tomorrow what you can do today.

Thomas Jefferson

Teaching is only demonstrating that it is possible. Learning is making it possible for yourself.

Paulo Coelho

Bring out the gimp.

Zed, Pulp Fiction (1994)

Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.

Admiral Collingwood

Let me not to the marriage of true minds admit impediments. Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds.

William Shakespeare

Sometimes things become possible if we want them bad enough.

T.S. Eliot