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William Penn

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I expect to pass through this world but once. Any good therefore that I can do, or any kindness that I can show to my fellow-creature, let me do it now. Let me not defer or neglect it, for I shall not pass this way again.

William Penn

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Beware what you set your heart upon, for it surely shall be yours.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Count it all joy, my brethren, when you meet various trials, for you know that the testing of your faith produces steadfastness. And let steadfastness have its full effect, that you may be perfect and complete, lacking in nothing.

James 1:24

If a window of opportunity appears, don't pull down the shade.

Tom Peters

You're good, you're very good.

Sam Spade, The Maltese Falcon (1941)

We are so lazy, we do not want to do anything ourselves. We want a personal god, a savior or a prophet to do everything for us. Long as we believe ourselves to be even the least different from god, fear remains with us, but when we know ourselves to be the one, fear goes, of what can we be afraid ?

Swami Vivekananda

We all love best not those who offend us least, nor those who have done most for us, but those who make it most easy for us to forgive them.

Samuel Butler

How many legs does a dog have if you call the tail a leg ? Four. Calling a tail a leg doesn't make it a leg.

Abraham Lincoln

Don't wait. The time will never be just right.

Napoleon Hill

The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".

Norman Vincent Peale

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

William Faulkner

Truth is nobody's property, no race, no individual can lay any exclusive claim to it. Truth is the nature of all souls.

Swami Vivekananda

You had me at "hello".

Dorothy Boyd, Jerry Maguire (1996)

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

Sydney Harris

When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.

W. Clement Stone

I know you are, but what am I ?

Pee-Wee Herman, Pee-Wee's Big Adventure (1985)

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

Helen Keller

Where there is great love, there are always wishes.

Willa Cather

If you refuse to accept anything but the best you very often get it.

Somerset Maugham

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Where's the rest of me ?

Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)

You've got to ask yourself one question : Do I feel lucky ? Well, do ya, punk ?

Harry Callahan, Dirty Harry (1971)

It's not what you've got, it's what you use that makes a difference.

Zig Ziglar

Anyone who has never made a mistake has never tried anything new.

Albert Einstein

True love can not be found where it truly does not exist, Nor can it be hidden where it truly does.

Anonymous

This world will always continue to be a mixture of good and evil. Our duty is to sympathize with the weak and to love even the wrongdoer.

Swami Vivekananda

You do not pay the price of success, you enjoy the price of success.

Zig Ziglar

Anything that we have to learn we learn by the actual doing of it we become just by performing just acts, temperate by performing temperate ones, brave by performing brave ones.

Aristotle

To be a leader, you must stand for something, or fall for anything.

Anthony Pagano

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The calla lilies are in bloom again.

Terry Randall, Stage Door (1937)

There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.

Anonymous

I have failed over and over again. That is why I succeed.

Michael Jordan

I say to you today, my friends, that in spite of the difficulties and frustrations of the moment, I still have a dream.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Man shapes himself through decisions that shape his environment.

Rene Dubos

Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them ?

Abraham Lincoln

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Oprah Winfrey

Hard work pays off.

Unknown

Charity should begin at home, but should not stay there. Philip Brooks Children are the reward of life.

Congolese Proverb

For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been' .

John Greenleaf Whittier

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You measure the size of the accomplishment by the obstacles you had to overcome to reach your goals.

Booker T. Washington

Love sees roses without thorns.

German Proverb

Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.

Audrey Hepburn

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

Silence is organized knowledge. Wisdom is organized life.

Immanuel Kant

Only after you challenge your biases and stereotypes-- what Francis Bacon called the 'idols which beset men's minds'--can you help others do the same.

Carlo Brumat

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

Jonathan Winters

If the only tool you have is a hammer, you tend to see every problem as a nail.

Abraham Maslow

Love is friendship set to music

E. Joseph Cossman

The glow of inspiration warms us, it is a holy rapture.

Ovid

Follow your dreams.

Unknown

Having all the money in the world isn't much good if you can hardly get out of bed in the morning to enjoy it

Unknown

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

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

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

He that would be a leader must be a bridge.

Welsh Proverb

The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.

Arthur C. Clarke

You are what you are and you are where you are because of what has gone into your mind. You change what you are and you change where you are by changing what goes into your mind.

Zig Ziglar

You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.

Anonymous

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

If you believe in what you are doing, then let nothing hold you up in your work. Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities. The thing is to get the work done.

Dale Carnegie

Hearts will never be practical until they are made unbreakable.

The Wizard of Oz

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

No matter how big government gets, and no matter how many services it provides, it can never take the place of volunteers.

Ronald Reagan

When fate hands us a lemon, let's try to make a lemonade.

Dale Carnegie

To win without risk is to triumph without glory.

Pierre Corneille

Who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one.

Japanese Proverb

First, believe in the world - that there is meaning behind everything.

Swami Vivekananda

Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.

Karl A. Menninger

Ideals serve well as our guides. They are like beacons on a journey , they do not permit us to tarry, as though our goal and rest were already contained in them.

Karl Jaspers

For myself, I am an optimist -- it does not seem to be much use being anything else.

Winston Churchill

We are made for loving. If we don't love, we will be like plants without water.

Desmond Tutu

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

Well done is better than well said.

Benjamin Franklin

They call it a "Royale with Cheese".

Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)

Let's roll.

Todd Beamer

Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises.

Demosthenes

Tell the truth boldly, whether it hurts or not. Never pander to weakness. If truth is too much for intelligent people and sweeps them away, let them go, the sooner the better.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.

Anatole France

Come live in my heart and pay no rent.

Samuel Lover

If you aren't going all the way, why go at all ?

Joe Namath

Every dog has his day.

Proverb

Let him that would move the world first move himself.

Socrates

I’ve missed more than 9000 shots in my career. I’ve lost almost 300 games. 26 times, I’ve been trusted to take the game winning shot and missed. I’ve failed over and over and over again in my life. And that is why I succeed.

Michael Jordan

If you have to drive people that hard to do their job, then you've either got the wrong people, or you've got the right people doing the wrong job.

John P. Strelecky

Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Face it girls, I'm older and I have more insurance.

Evelyn Couch, Fried Green Tomatoes (1991)

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

Albert Einstein

There comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he must take it because his conscience tells him it is right.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Success is the child of audacity.

Benjamin Disraeli

Plan your progress carefully , hour-by hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the wellsprings of your power. Planning for happiness is rarely successful. Happiness just happens.

Robert Half

Love is an electric blanket with somebody else in control of the switch.

Cathy Carlyle

For with god all things are possible.

Bible

We'll always have Paris.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Many of life's failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.

Harold Hulbert

Winners lose much more often than losers. So if you keep losing but you're still trying, keep it up ! You're right on track.

Matthew Keith Groves

An avoidance of true communication is tantamount to a relinquishment of my self- being , if I withdraw from it I am betraying not only the other but myself.

Karl Jaspers