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A ship is safe in harbor, but thats not what ships are for.

William Shedd

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For changes to be of any true value, they've got to be lasting and consistent.

Anthony Robbins

If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.

Peace Pilgrim

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

Admiral Collingwood

Never say more than is necessary.

Richard Brinsley Sheridan

You can make more friends in two months by becoming interested in other people than you can in two years by trying to get other people interested in you.

Dale Carnegie

Give a man a fish and he will eat for the day, teach a man to fish and he will eat for a lifetime.

Chinese Proverb

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

Thomas Edison

The good physician treats the disease, the great physician treats the patient who has the disease.

William Osler

Work is love made manifest.

Unattributed

Live Well... Laugh Often... Love Much.

Unknown

I'll get you, my pretty, and your little dog, too !

The Wicked Witch Of The West, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

A woman without a man is like a fish without a bicycle

Gloria Steinhem

Each human organism is conceived with a potential for becoming a complete human being -- as a seed contains the potential for becoming a complete plant. But his becoming may be completed in an infinite variety of ways.

Francis Wilson

Great changes may not happen right away, but with effort even the difficult may become easy.

Bill Blackman

Watch the skies, everywhere, keep looking ! Keep watching the skies !

Ned Scotty Scott, The Thing From Another World (1951)

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

Charles M. Schwab

Love is a many splendered thing.

Nat King Cole

The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it.

John Ruskin

Badges ? We ain't got no badges ! We don't need no badges ! I don't have to show you any stinking badges !

Gold Hat, The Treasure Of The Sierra Madre (1948)

It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for its own sake.

Margaret Thatcher

Do not believe in anything simply because you have heard it. Do not believe in anything simply because it is spoken and rumored by many. Do not believe in anything simply because it is found written in your religious books. Do not believe in anything merely on the authority of your teachers and elders. Do not believe in traditions because they have been handed down for many generations. But after observation and analysis, when you find that anything agrees with reason and is conducive to the good and benefit of one and all, then accept it and live up to it.

Buddha

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

William Butler Yeats

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

Love like you've never been hurt, dance like no one is watching, live as though heaven is on earth.

Satchel Paige

That'll do, pig. That'll do.

Farmer Hoggett, Babe (1995)

To solve any problem, here are three questions to ask yourself : First, what could I do ? Second, what could I read ? And third, who could I ask ?

Jim Rohn

Even though I am nearly deaf, I seem to be gifted with a kind of inner hearing which enables me to detect sounds and noises which the ordinary person does not hear.

Thomas Edison

Neither seek nor avoid, take what comes.

Swami Vivekananda

Wealth is the product of man's ability to think.

Ayn Rand

If you build it, he will come.

Field of Dreams

Love is friendship set to music

E. Joseph Cossman

You need a good bedside manner with doctors or you will get nowhere.

William S. Burroughs

Every choice one makes either expands or contracts the area in which he can make and implement future decisions. When one makes a choice, he irrevocably binds himself to the consequences of that choice.

Marion G. Romney

Excellence is the result of caring more than others think wise, risking more than other's think safe, dreaming more than others think practical, and expecting more than others think possible.

Unknown

Whoever renders service to many puts himself in line for greatness -- great wealth, great return, great satisfaction, great reputation, and great joy.

Jim Rohn

It is astonishing how little one feels alone when one loves.

John Bulwer

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.

Helen Keller

You must take personal responsibility. You can not change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of.

Jim Rohn

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

Marcel Proust

Without courage, all others virtues lose their meaning.

Winston Churchill

The strength of the heart comes from the soundness of the faith.

Saudi Arabian Proverb

Don't dream it be it.

The Rocky Horror Picture Show (1973)

Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.

Napolean Hill

Man is a creature of hope and invention, both of which belie the idea that things can not be changed.

Tom Clancy

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

William Shakespeare

Sometimes our light goes out but is blown into flame by another human being. Each of us owes deepest thanks to those who have rekindled this light.

Albert Schweitzer

I am my beloved's and my beloved is mine.

The Shulamite

If one has to submit, it is wasteful not to do so with the best grace possible.

Winston Churchill

Success often comes to those who dare to act. It seldom goes to the timid who are ever afraid of the consequences.

Jawaharlal Nehru

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

Albert Ellis

A heart can be broken, but it keeps beating just the same.

Fried Green Tomatoes

Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.

Alfred Lord Tennyson

Goals are not only absolutely necessary to motivate us. They are essential to really keep us alive.

Robert H. Schuller

You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.

Susan Podziba

You can not escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today.

Abraham Lincoln

Basing our happiness on our ability to control everything is futile.

Stephen Covey

Adventure is worthwhile.

Amelia Earhart

Within us all there are wells of thought and dynamos of energy which are not suspected until emergencies arise. Then oftentimes we find that it is comparatively simple to double or treble our former capacities and to amaze ourselves by the results achieved. Quotas, when set up for us by others, are challenges which goad us on to surpass ourselves. The outstanding leaders of every age are those who set up their own quotas and constantly achieve them.

Thomas J. Watson

There's no such thing as not enough time if you're doing what you want to do.

Robert Half

There is no disguise which can hide love for long where it exists, or simulate it where it does not.

Somerset Maugham

One cannot think crooked and walk straight.

Anonymous

The leader wonders about everything, wants to learn as much as he can, is willing to take risks, experiment, try new things. He does not worry about failure, but embraces errors, knowing he will learn from them.

Warren G. Bennis

Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.

Oliver Wendell Holmes

We don't live in a world of reality, we live in a world of perceptions.

Gerald J. Simmons

No matter how small, acknowledge the achievement.

Greg Henry Quinn

Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.

James F. Bymes

Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved

Helen Keller

Never close your lips to those whom you have opened your heart.

Charles Dickens

Give all to love; obey thy heart.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If not us, who, if not now, when ?

Unknown

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, loving someone deeply gives you courage.

Lao Tzu

When one door closes another opens, but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

Love is a hole in the heart.

Ben Hecht

What a dump.

Rosa Moline, Beyond The Forest (1949)

He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else.

Benjamin Franklin

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

Love doesn't just sit there like a stone, it has to be made, like bread, remade all the time, made new.

Ursula K. Le Guin

Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in.

Napoleon Bonaparte

Say not, "I have found the truth" but rather, "I have found a truth".

Kahlil Gibran

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream, not only plan, but also believe.

Anatole France

You don't have to see the whole staircase, just take the first step.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.

Robert Collier

One joy scatters a hundred griefs.

Chinese Proverb

I want it said of me by those who knew me best ; that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.

Abraham Lincoln

If you think education is expensive, try ignorance.

Derek Bok

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

Karl Menninger

What you can do, or dream you can, begin it, boldness has genius, power and magic in it.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

There is a great man who makes every man feels small. But the real great man is the man who makes every man feel great.

G. K. Chesterton

No man ever became great without many and great mistakes.

William E. Gladstone

No sensible decision can be made any longer without taking into account not only the world as it is, but the world as it will be.

Isaac Asimov

Sign: "Illiterate? Write for free help."

Unknown

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

Mahatma Gandhi

For the first time in my life, people cheering for me. Were you deaf ? Didn't you hear 'em ? We're not hitchhiking any more. We're riding.

Michael Kelly, Champion (1949)

Well, it's not the men in your life that counts, it's the life in your men.

Tira, I'm No Angel (1933)

Listen to them. Children of the night. What music they make.

Count Dracula, Dracula (1931)

In our life there is a single color, as on an artist's palette, which provides the meaning of life and art. It is the color of love.

Marc Chagall

In order to be walked on, you have to be lying down.

Brian Weir

Only the healing art enables one to make a name for himself and at the same time give benefit to others.

Chinese Proverb

We have not yet begun to fight.

John Paul Jones