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

William Shakespeare

When our actions do not, our fears make us traitors.

William Shakespeare

Sweet mercy is nobility's true badge.

William Shakespeare

Talkers are no good doers.

William Shakespeare

No legacy is so rich as honesty.

William Shakespeare

There is nothing either good or bad, but thinking makes it so.

William Shakespeare

But were we burthen'd with like weight of pain, As much, or more, we should ourselves complain.

William Shakespeare

If to do good were easy as to know what were good to do, chapels had been churches, and poor men's cottages princes' palaces.

William Shakespeare

Love asks me no questions, and gives me endless support.

William Shakespeare

I love thee, I love but thee with a love that shall not die till the sun grows cold and the stars grow old.

William Shakespeare

Did my heart love'til now ? Foreswear its sight, for I never saw true beauty'til this night.

William Shakespeare

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

William Shakespeare

This above all, To Thine Own Self Be True.

William Shakespeare

Above all to thine own self be true.

William Shakespeare

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Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea.

Robert Half

The maxim "Nothing but perfection" may be spelled "Paralysis".

Winston Churchill

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

Albert Ellis

First rule of fight club is, you do not talk about fight Club.

Tyler Durden, Fight Club (1999)

Minds are like parachutes, they only function when they are open.

Thomas Dewar

No wire hangers, ever !

Joan Crawford, Mommie Dearest (1981)

Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.

Machiavelli

What a great feeling to look back on what you've already climbed What a man really wants is creative challenge with sufficient skills to bring him within the reach of success so that he may have the expanding joy of achievement.

Nash

The one thing that separates winners from losers is, winners take action!

Anthony Robbins

Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.

Dante

It is not enough to have a good mind, the main thing is to use it well.

Rene Descartes

What the heart has once owned and had, it shall never lose.

Henry Ward Beecher

Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

Abraham Lincoln

Young love is a flame , very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.

Henry Ward Beecher

I am someone else when I'm with you, someone more like myself.

Percy Bysshe Shelley

You were made perfectly to be loved - and surely I have loved you, in the idea of you, my whole life long.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The love that lasts longest is the love that is never returned.

Somerset Maugham

Every time an artist dies, part of the vision of mankind passes with him.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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

Thomas Jefferson

Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal. My strength lies solely in my tenacity.

Louis Pasteur

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

It is love that makes the impossible possible.

Indian Proverb

Yesterday is but a dream, tomorrow but a vision. But today well lived makes every yesterday a dream of happiness, and every tomorrow a vision of hope. Look well, therefore, to this day.

Indian Proverb

This above all, To Thine Own Self Be True.

William Shakespeare

Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.

Karl G. Maeser

You can not step twice into the same river, for other waters are continually flowing on.

Heraclitus

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel.

Napoleon Hill

Do not let the reasons for your challenges become the excuses for your failure.

Laura Frith

The only reason I would take up jogging would be to hear heavy breathing again.

Erma Bombeck

Look at a day when you are supremely satisfied at the end. It's not a day when you lounge around doing nothing, it's when you've had everything to do, and you've done it.

Margaret Thatcher

Most of the exercise I get is from standing and walking around laboratory tables all day. I derive more benefit and entertainment from this than some of my friends and competitors get from playing games like golf.

Thomas Edison

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

Allard Lowenstein

Examine the opportunities, the challenges you've given yourself.

Michael Johnson

When I give a minister an order, I leave it to him to find the means to carry it out.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Happiness itself does not stay -- only moments of happiness do.

Spanish Proverb

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

Rollo May

Whenever we're afraid, its because we don't know enough. If we understood enough, we would never be afraid.

Earl Nightingale

Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.

Henry David Thoreau

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

His eyes have made love to me all evening.

Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)

God is present in every jiva, there is no other god besides that. Who serves jiva serves god indeed.

Swami Vivekananda

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

Winston Churchill

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a persons determination.

Tommy Lasorda

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

Margaret Thatcher

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

Kindness is a language which the dumb can speak, the deaf can understand.

C.N. Bovee

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

Joe Namath

One hundred percent of the shots you don't take don't go in.

Wayne Gretzky

The whole secret of existence is to have no fear.

Swami Vivekananda

Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.

Leighton

In any situation, the best thing you can do is the right thing, the next best thing you can do is the wrong thing, the worst thing you can do is nothing.

Theodore Roosevelt

Love is the triumph of imagination over intelligence.

H.L. Mencken

There are no monuments dedicated to me and my name will soon be forgotten, but I've loved another with all my heart and soul, and to me, this has always been enough.

Nicholas Sparks

Don't sweat the small stuff.

Richard Carlson

The best way to escape from a problem is to solve it.

Anonymous

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.

Robert Frost

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Never complain about what you permit.

Mike Murdock

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

Thomas Edison

A human being is a part of a whole, called by us _universe_ , a part limited in time and space. He experiences himself, his thoughts and feelings as something separated from the rest... a kind of optical delusion of his consciousness. This delusion is a kind of prison for us, restricting us to our personal desires and to affection for a few persons nearest to us. Our task must be to free ourselves from this prison by widening our circle of compassion to embrace all living creatures and the whole of nature in its beauty.

Albert Einstein

Romance should never begin with sentiment. It should begin with science and end with a settlement.

Oscar Wilde

I want the fairy tale.

Vivian, Pretty Woman (1990)

Until man duplicates a blade of grass, nature can laugh at his so-called scientific knowledge.

Thomas Edison

Expect the best. Prepare for the worst. Capitalize on what comes.

Zig Ziglar

It not knowing what to do, it's doing what you know.

Anthony Robbins

Practice makes perfect.

Unknown

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.

Lao Tzu

If you just set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.

Margaret Thatcher

Lovers who love truly do not write down their happiness.

Anatole France

Mistakes are painful when they happen, but years later a collection of mistakes is what is called experience.

Dennis Waitley

The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Pretty much everything will come to him who hustles while he waits. I believe that restlessness is discontent, and discontent is merely the first necessity of progress. Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure.

Thomas Edison

There is love of course. And then there's life, its enemy.

Jean Anouilh

When the going gets tough the tough get going.

Joseph P. Kennedy

You know you are in love when you see the world in her eyes, and her eyes everywhere in the world.

David Levesque

I have nipples, Greg. Could you milk me ?

Jack Byrnes, Meet The Parents (2000)

We can always redeem the man who aspires and strives.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence.

Dennis Waitley

Some people come into our lives and quickly go, some stay for a while and leave footprints in our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.

Unknown

Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.

Robert H. Schuller

Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any one thing.

Abraham Lincoln

Education is not filling a bucket, but lighting a fire.

William Yeats

Whatever it takes !

Unknown

You can often measure a person by the size of his dream.

Robert H. Schuller

Doomed are the hotheads ! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, ''I'm sorry. ''

Robert H. Schuller

The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck.

Channing Pollock

Oh, love is real enough, you will find it someday, but it has one archenemy and that is life.

Jean Anouilh

The beginning of wisdom is found in doubting, by doubting we come to the question, and by seeking we may come upon the truth.

Pierre Abelard

Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.

Seneca

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

Jackie Joyner Kersee

A martini. Shaken, not stirred.

James Bond, Goldfinger (1964)

What is tolerance ? It is the consequence of humanity. We are all formed of frailty and error , let us pardon reciprocally each other's folly - that is the first law of nature.

Voltaire

How can you tell the difference between a run-over snake and a run-over lawyer? There are skid marks in front of the snake.

Unknown

We sat side by side in the morning light and looked out at the future together.

Brian Andres

In matters of style, swim with the current, in matters of principle, stand like a rock.

Thomas Jefferson

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

When I look back on all these worries, I remember the story of the old man who said on his deathbed that he had had a lot of trouble in his life, most of which had never happened. Winston Churchill When I want to read a novel, I write one.

Benjamin Disraeli

In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.

Lee Iacocca