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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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If you do what you've always done, you'll get what you've always gotten.

Anthony Robbins

Success is not to be measured by the position someone has reached in life, but the obstacles he has overcome while trying to succeed.

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How different our lives are when we really know what is deeply important to us, and keeping that picture in mind, we manage ourselves each day to be and to do what really matters most.

Stephen Covey

In life you need either inspiration or desperation.

Anthony Robbins

It is not length of life, but depth of life.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.

Jim Rohn

The foolish man seeks happiness in the distance, the wise grows it under his feet.

J. Robert Oppenheimer

Pay no attention to that man behind the curtain !

The Wizard Of Oz, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Think and grow rich.

Napoleon Hill

While we pursue happiness, we flee from contentment.

Hasidic Proverb

How do I look ?

Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)

Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.

Erich Fromm

This is as true in everyday life as it is in battle we are given one life and the decision is ours whether to wait for circumstances to make up our mind, or whether to act, and in acting, to live.

General Omar Bradley

You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.

Friedrich Nietzsche

Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

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He who joyfully marches to music rank and file, has already earned my contempt. He has been given a large brain by mistake, since for him the spinal cord would surely suffice. This disgrace to civilization should be done away with at once. Heroism at command, how violently I hate all this, how despicable and ignoble war is ; I would rather be torn to shreds than be a part of so base an action. It is my conviction that killing under the cloak of war is nothing but an act of murder.

Albert Einstein

The path of the just is as the shining light, that shineth more and more unto the perfect day.

King Solomon

Men do less than they ought, unless they do all they can.

Thomas Carlyle

Ask nothing, want nothing in return. Give what you have to give, it will come back to you, but do not think of that now.

Swami Vivekananda

The successful man is the average man, focused.


Success is achieved and maintained by those who try and keep trying.

W. Clement Stone

Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations.


They call it a "Royale with Cheese".

Vincent, Pulp Fiction (1994)

He didn't get all of those injuries from a fall.

Martha Washington

Reach for the stars.


Self-knowledge is the basis of JKD because it is effective, not only for the individuals martial art, but also for his life as a human being.

Bruce Lee

When one is in love, one always begins by deceiving one's self, and one always ends by deceiving others. That is what the world calls a romance.

Oscar Wilde

Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true.

Leon J. Suenes

Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity.

George S. Patton

Nobody puts baby in a corner.

Johnny Castle, Dirty Dancing (1987)

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

Robert Collier

Everyone's life is an object lesson to others.

Karl G. Maeser

Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.

Duffy, Chinatown (1974)

Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in.

Michael Corleone, The Godfather (1990)

There's no abiding success without commitment.

Anthony Robbins

Its obvious that we don't know one millionth of one percent about anything.

Thomas Edison

At ten years old I actually thought that the reason I was getting glasses was that I couldn't tell what my parents looked like, because every time I asked my mother to buy me something she'd say, 'What do I look like - a bank ?'

Jerry Seinfeld

Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure.

Marianne Williamson

Inch by inch, it's a cinch.

Robert H. Schuller

Love is letting go of fear.

Gerald Jampolsky

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

Swami Vivekananda

My religion consists of a humble admiration of the illimitable superior spirit who reveals himself in the slight details we are able to perceive with our frail and feeble mind.

Albert Einstein

Build a dream and the dream will build you.

Robert H. Schuller

Diplomacy is the art of letting someone else have your way.


Trust men and they will be true to you, treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Look, Daddy. Teacher says, Every time a bell rings an angel gets his wings.

Zuzu Bailey, It's Wonderful Life (1946)

Love, the irresistable desire to be irresistibly desired.

Mark Twain

In order to form an immaculate member of a flock of sheep one must, above all, be a sheep.

Albert Einstein

Talent is formed in solitude, character in the bustle of the world.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

People will forget what you said, people will forget what you did, but people will never forget how you made them feel.

Maya Angelou

We loved with a love that was more than love.

Edgar Allan Poe

When love and skill work together expect a masterpiece.

John Ruskin

Great music and art are earthly wonders, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.

Thomas Edison

There are millions of children today who don't attend school. However, education is the only way to get ahead in this country.

Azim Premji

Love is the great amulet that makes this world a garden.

Robert Louis Stevenson

The greater the obstacle the more glory.


Dare to be free, dare to go as far as your thought leads, and dare to carry that out in your life.

Swami Vivekananda

Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others.

Danny Thomas

Your talent is god's gift to you.

Leo Buscaglia

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.


Love is the whole and more than all.

E.E. Cummings

Success seems to be connected with action. Successful men keep moving ; they make mistakes, but they do not quit.

Conrad Hilton

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

Congolese Proverb

Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.


Learning is definitely not mere imitation or the ability to accumulate and conform to fixed knowledge. Learning is a constant process of discovery and never a concluding one. In JKD we begin not by accumulation but by discovering the cause of our ignorance, and oftentimes this involves a shedding process. Truth will not come until we have come to understand personally the whole process of the working of our being. After all, ultimately, knowledge in martial art simply means self-knowledge, and JKD can become intelligible only in the vigorous and constant process of self-inquiry and self-discovery.

Bruce Lee

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

Jim Rohn

Positive attitudes come in unlimited quantities. Everybody can have one free !

Harvey Mackay

Equations are more important to me, because politics is for the present, but an equation is something for eternity.

Albert Einstein

God gives nothing to those who keep their arms crossed.

Bambara Proverb

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

Elbert Hubbard

Life is the first gift, love is the second.

Marge Piercy

The hottest love has the coldest end.


Our intentions create our reality.

Wayne W. Dyer

The first and greatest commandment is, Don't let them scare you.

Elmer Davis

I ain't so tough.

Tom Powers, The Public Enemy (1931)

Never live in the past but always learn from it.


You sing-a high.

Baravelli, Connie Bailey (1932)

Action may not always bring happiness, but there is no happiness without action.

Benjamin Disraeli

Leadership does not always wear the harness of compromise.

Woodrow Wilson

It took more than one man to change my name to Shanghai Lily.

Shanghai Lily, Shanghai Express (1932)

You can not shake hands with a clenched fist.

Golda Meir

Love is a little haven of refuge from the world.

Bertrand Russell

Every dog has his day.


Learned that no matter what happens, or how bad it seems today, life does go on, and it will be better tomorrow.

Maya Angelou

Self delusion is pulling in your stomach when you step on the scales.

Paul Sweeney

If you cannot do great things, do small things in a great way.

Napoleon Hill

Real love stories never have endings.

Richard Bach

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Brian Tracy

Concentration of wealth and power has been built upon other people's money, other people's business, other people's labor. Under this concentration, independent business has been a menace to American society.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

Never pretend to a love which you do not actually feel, for love is not ours to command.

Alan Watts

We rob banks.

Clyde Barrow, Bonnie And Clyde (1967)

Our limitations and success will be based, most often, on your own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.

Dennis Waitley

Do what you can, with what you have, where you are !

Theodore Roosevelt

He who has health has hope, and he who has hope has everything.


Dreams don't work unless you do.

John C. Maxwell

If money helps a man to do good to others, it is of some value , but if not, it is simply a mass of evil, and the sooner it is got rid of, the better.

Swami Vivekananda

The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

You have to think anyway, so why not think big ?

P. T. Barnum

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