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Come forth into the light of things , Let nature be your Teacher.

William Wordsworth

There is not a breathing of the common wind that will forget thee.

William Wordsworth

The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.

William Wordsworth

Mightier far than strength of nerve or sinew, or the sway of magic potent over sun and star, is love.

William Wordsworth

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Do you think that there is a word that contains all of the vowels? Unquestionably.

Unknown

It is not how much we do, but how much love we put in the doing. It is not how much we give, but how much love we put in the giving.

Mother Teresa

Goals give you more than a reason to get up in the morning, they are an incentive to keep you going all day. Goals tend to tap the deeper resources and draw the best out of life.

Harvey Mackay

The great end of life is not knowledge but action.

Thomas Henry Huxley

Your world is a living expression of how you are using and have used your mind

Earl Nightingale

If faith in ourselves had been more extensively taught and practiced, I am sure a very large portion of the evils and miseries that we have would have vanished. Duty is to encourage everyone in his struggle to live up to his own highest idea, and strive at the same time to make the ideal as near as possible to the truth.

Swami Vivekananda

May no gift be too small to give, nor too simple to receive, which is wrapped in thoughtfulness and tied with love.

L.O. Baird

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

Love is the irresistible desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

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

Dale Carnegie

You're on the road to success when you realize that failure is only a detour.

Anonymous

Practice hope. As hopefulness becomes a habit, you can achieve a permanently happy spirit.

Norman Vincent Peale

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.

Vince Lombardi

Oh, no, it wasn't the airplanes. It was Beauty killed the Beast.

Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)

When one door closes, another opens. But we often look so regretfully upon the closed door that we don't see the one that has opened for us.

Alexander Graham Bell

Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.

Sarah Bernhardt

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Edward Young

Don't limit yourself. Many people limit themselves to what they think they can do. You can go as far as your mind lets you. What you believe, you can achieve.

Mary Kay Ash

All-righty then !

Ace Ventura, Ace Ventura (1994)

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

Anatole France

One man with courage is a majority.

Andrew Jackson

Do not let what you can not do interfere with what you can do.

John Wooden

Love means never having to say you're sorry.

Oliver Barrett IV, Love Story (1970)

I have noticed that folks are generally about as happy as they make up their minds to be.

Abraham Lincoln

The handgun would not be my choice of weapon if I knew I was going to a fight. ...I'd choose a rifle, a shotgun, an RPG or an atomic bomb instead.

Clint Smith

But because I am mad, I hate you. Because I am mad, I have betrayed you. And because I'm mad, I'm rejoicing in my heart, without a shred of pity, without a shred of regret, watching you go with glory in my heart !

Paula, Gaslight (1940)

Most people have no idea of the giant capacity we can immediately command when we focus all of our resources on mastering a single area of our lives.

Anthony Robbins

Where there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

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

Wayne Gretzky

Defeat is not defeat unless accepted as a reality in your own mind.

Bruce Lee

The ready back gets all the loads.

Latvian Proverbs

All love that has not friendship for it's base, is like a mansion built upon the sand.

Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Who is blind ? He who can see no other world. Who is dumb ? He who can say nothing pleasant about his lot. Who is poor ? He who is troubled with too many desires. Who is rich ? He who is happy with his lot.

Indian Proverb

Just because you make a mistake doesnt mean you are a mistake.

Georgette Mosbacher

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

All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.

Brian Tracy

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

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is interesting to notice how some minds seem almost to create themselves, springing up under every disadvantage, and working their solitary but irresistible way through a thousand obstacles.

Washington Irving

One of the strongest motives that lead men to art and science is escape from everyday life with its painful crudity and hopeless dreariness, from the fetters of one's own ever-shifting desires. A finely tempered nature longs to escape from the personal life into the world of objective perception and thought.

Albert Einstein

What is defeat? Nothing but education; nothing but the first steps to something better.

Proverb

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

Robert Frost

The giving of love is an education in itself.

Eleanor Roosevelt

To avoid criticism do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.

Elbert Hubbard

You betcha !

Marge Gunderson, Fargo (1996)

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

Thomas Edison

We are all born for love, it is the principle existence and it's only end.

Benjamin Disraeli

My definition of success is to live your life in a way that causes you to feel a ton of pleasure and very little pain - and because of your lifestyle, have the people around you feel a lot more pleasure than they do pain.

Anthony Robbins

Love talked about can be easily turned aside, but love demonstrated is irresistible.

W. Stanley Mooneyham

The best way to find yourself, is to lose yourself in the service of others.

Mahatma Gandhi

I don't know the key to success, but the key to failure is to try to please everyone.

Bill Cosby

Successful people make decisions quickly (as soon as all the facts are available) and change them very slowly (if ever). Unsuccessful people make decisions very slowly, and change them often and quickly.

Napoleon Hill

Don't dwell on what went wrong. Instead, focus on what to do next. Spend your energies on moving forward toward finding the answer.

Dennis Waitley

Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

Thomas Jefferson

That some should be rich, shows that others may become rich, and, hence, is just encouragement to industry and enterprise.

Abraham Lincoln

Hunker down.

Unknown

It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves.

Edmund Hillary

The most important thing a father can do for his children is to love their mother.

Unknown

Be of love a little more careful than of anything.

E.E. Cummings

He who has learned how to obey will know how to command.

Solon

Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

For hope is but the dream of those that wake.

Matthew Prior

O, there is nothing holier, in this life of ours, than the first consciousness of love, the first fluttering of its silken wings.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

The positive thinker is a hard-headed, tough-minded, and factual realist. He sees all the difficulties clearly... which is more than can be said for the average negative thinker. But he sees more than difficulties -- he tries to see the solutions of those difficulties.

Norman Vincent Peale

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

Don't ask yourself what the world needs , ask yourself what makes you come alive. And then go and do that. Because what the world needs is people who have come alive.

Harold Whitman

It doesn't matter which side of the fence you get off on sometimes. What matters most is getting off. You can not make progress without making decisions.

Jim Rohn

Most of us are frightened of dying because we don't know what it means to live. We don't know how to live, therefore we don't know how to die. As long as we are frightened of life we shall be frightened of death.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

Be happy. It's one way of being wise.

Sidonie Gabrielle

Nothing endures but change. Heraclitus Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

I always try to turn my personal struggles into something helpful for others.

Henri Nouwen

If there is no struggle, there is no progress.

Frederick Douglass

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

Life's most soothing things are a child's goodnight and sweet music.

Thomas Edison

I'd rather see a sermon than hear one any day , I'd rather have one walk beside me than merely point the way.

David O. McKay

Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.

Norman Vincent Peale

Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance.

Samuel Johnson

The real leader has no need to lead, he is content to point the way.

Henry Miller

There is only one terminal dignity, love. And the story of a love is not important, what is important is that one is capable of love. It is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.

Helen Hayes

The road to success is lined with many tempting parking spaces.

Traditional Proverb

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Love as much as you can from wherever you are.

Elizabeth Ashley

Remember tonight, for it is the beginning of always.

Dante

To succeed you need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you.

Tony Dorsett

Gentlemen, you can't fight in here ! This is the war room !

President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)

Honesty characterizes the person and enables him to create an identity, to communicate a real presence, and to establish authentic bonds with others. The individual increasingly comes to know who he is through the stand he takes when he expresses his ideas, values, beliefs, and convictions, and through the declaration and ownership of his feelings.

Clark Moustakas

How often we fail to realize our good fortune in living in a country where happiness is more than a lack of tragedy.

Paul Sweeney

They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom !

William Wallace, Braveheart (1995)

Inch by inch, it's a cinch.

Robert H. Schuller

If there is anything that a man can do well, I say let him do it. Give him a chance.

Abraham Lincoln

Authentic leaders have absorbed the fundamental fact of existence -- that you can't get around life's inherent contradictions. The leadership mind is spacious. It has ample room for the ambiguities of the world, for conflicting feelings, and for contradictory ideas. I believe that the central leadership attribute is the ability to manage polarity.

Peter Koestenbaum

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

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

Wealth is but dung, useful only when spread about.

Chinese Proverb

Play for more than you can afford to lose and you will learn the game.

Winston Churchill

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

Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives.

Louise Hay

I believe that the science of chemistry alone almost proves the existence of an intelligent creator.

Thomas Edison

Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.

Charles F. Kettering

The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.

Jacques Benigne Bossuel

Kindness is always fashionable.

America E. Barr