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

William Yeats

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There is no luck except where there is discipline.

Irish Proverb

Motivation is like food for the brain. You can not get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular refills.

Peter Davies

Recognize that transition has a characteristic shape.

William Bridges

Love is not love until love's vulnerable.

Theodore Roethke

Admission of ignorance is often the first step in our education.

Stephen Covey

I pack my trunk, embrace my friends, embark on the sea, and at last wake up in Naples, and there beside me is the Stern Fact, the Sad Self, unrelenting, identical, that I fled from.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

If you wish others to believe in you, you must first convince them that you believe in them.

Harvey Mackay

Learning karate requires self-control and discipline Let a joy keep you. Reach out your hands and take it when it runs by.

Carl Sandburg

is a choice to focus one's being in a certain way, to bring one's faith, commitment, creativity, and love into coordination with a particular value and purpose.

J.F.T. Bugental

One of the reasons mature people stop learning is that they become less and less willing to risk failure.

John Gardner

Yo, Adrian !

Rocky Balboa, Rocky (1976)

All, everything that I understand, I understand only because I love.

Leo Tolstoy

Of all the gin joints in all the towns in all the world, she walks into mine.

Rick Blaine, Casablanca (1942)

All men are created equal. Government by consent of the governed. Give me liberty or give me death. And those are not just clever words, and those are not just empty theories.

Lyndon Johnson

Take a chance ! All life is a chance. The man who goes the furthest is generally the one who is willing to do and dare.

Dale Carnegie

If you would live your life with ease, do what you ought, not what you please.

Anonymous

Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.

Matthew 5:43-45

God gives us our relatives - thank God we can choose our friends.

Ethel Watts Mumford

Lions and tigers and bears, oh my!

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz (1939)

Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be overcome first.

Anonymous

What you are is god's gift to you, what you become is your gift to god.

Anthony Dalla Villa

I am not a toy. I am a spork !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

Success is the proper utilization of failure.

Anonymous

If it matters to you, you will find a way. If it doesn't you will find an excuse

Unknown

Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities.

Robert H. Schuller

In the arena of human life the honors and rewards fall to those who show their good qualities in action

Aristotle

Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded or how much you have.

Oprah Winfrey

I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love.

Henry Ward Beecher

The United States, and other advanced nations, will someday be able to produce instruments of death so terrible the world will be in abject terror of itself and its ability to end civilization... . Such war-making weapons should be developed - but only for purposes of discovery and experimentation

Thomas Edison

Believe it is possible to solve your problem. Tremendous things happen to the believer. So believe the answer will come. It will.

Norman Vincent Peale

There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread.

Mother Theresa

What we see depends mainly on what we look for.

John Lubbock

The show must go on.

Proverb

People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.

Earl Nightingale

The art of medicine consists of amusing the patient while Nature cures the disease

Voltaire

Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly.

Langston Hughes

But I would be proud.

Harry Burns, Sally Albright (1989)

Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.

Edmund Burke

To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead.

Bertrand Russell

A person's true wealth is the good he or she does in the world.

Mohammed

The secret to happiness is not in doing what one likes to do, but in liking what one has to do.

Anonymous

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

There are essentially two things that will make you wiser the books you read and the people you meet.

Charles Tremendous Jones

Think of me as a sex symbol for men who don't give a damn.

Phyllis Diller

Accomplishment of purpose is better than making a profit.

Nigerian Proverb

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

To do great things is difficult, but to command great things is more difficult.

Friedrich Nietzsche

All you need is love.

John Lennon

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

Anonymous

Don't let your fears stand in the way of your dreams !

Unknown

Be the change you want to see in the world Ghandi Be useful where thou livest.

George Herbert

I am again fairly settled down to the pleasant duties of an old fashioned Virginia house-keeper, steady as a clock, busy as a bee, and as cheerful as a cricket.

Martha Washington

Begin with the end in mind.

Stephen Covey

If you do not hope, you will not find what is beyond your hopes.

St. Clement

The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.

John F. Kennedy

Make the second effort your second nature.

Harvey Mackay

We didn't need dialogue. We had faces.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them, and try to follow where they lead.

Louisa May Alcott

I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor.

Henry David Thoreau

It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean.

Anthony Robbins

Time is free, but it's priceless. You can't own it, but you can use it. You can't keep it, but you can spend it. Once you've lost it, you can never get it back.

Harvey Mackay

'Wake Me When It's Funny'

Gary Marshall

If we always look back, we lose sight of what's ahead.

Justin Sims

Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.

Norman Vincent Peale

You are what you repeatedly do. Excellence is not an event - it is a habit.

Aristotle

The essence of romantic love is that wonderful beginning, after which sadness and impossibility may become the rule.

Anita Brookner

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

Only I can change my life. No one can do it for me.

Carol Burnett

The "Inside-Out" approach to personal and self , even more fundamentally, to start with the most inside part of self - with your paradigms, your character, and your motives. The inside-out approach says that private victories precede public victories, that making and keeping promises to ourselves precedes making and keeping promises to others. It says it is futile to put personality ahead of character, to try to improve relationships with others before improving ourselves.

Stephen Covey

Never give in -- never, never, never, never.

Winston Churchill

From every human being there rises a light that reaches straight to heaven, and when two souls that are destined to be together find each other, the streams of light flow together and a single brighter light goes forth from that united being.

Ba'al Shem Tov

Reality is the leading cause of stress amongst those in touch with it. I can take it in small doses, but as a lifestyle I find it too confining.

Lily Tomlin

I am not a toy, I was made for soups, salads, maybe chili, and then the trash. Freedom !

Forky, Toy Story 4 (2019)

I am an optimist. It does not seem too much use being anything else.

Winston Churchill

Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor.

Truman Capote

Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony.

Mahatma Gandhi

Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.

Helen Keller

To love what you do and feel that it matters, how on earth could anything be more fun !

Katherine Graham

We have merely scratched the surface of the store of knowledge which will come to us. I believe that we are now, a-tremble on the verge of vast discoveries - discoveries so wondrously important they will upset the present trend of human thought and start it along completely new lines.

Thomas Edison

Find the person who will love you because of your differences and not in spite of them and you have found a lover for life.

Leo Buscaglia

What we've got here is failure to communicate.

Captain, Cool Hand Luke (1967)

Happiness can be defined, in part at least, as the fruit of the desire and ability to sacrifice what we want now for what we want eventually.

Stephen Covey

The giving of love is an education in itself.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Feel the fear and do it anyway.

Susan Jeffers

Charity is injurious unless it helps the recipient to become independent of it.

John Davidson Rockefeller

Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds.

Albert Einstein

We are what and where we are because we have first imagined it.

Donald Curtis

In the eyes of a lover pockmarks are dimples.

Japanese Proverb

All of the most successful human beings I've know were inwardly at war with themselves. Their turmoil was at least as great as our own, and sometimes greater. What distinguished these leaders was not some inner peace but rather how they had learned to organize their lives around a noble ambition and to focus on it.

Walter Anderson

Love is an ideal thing, marriage a real thing, a confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished.

Goethe

If they move, kill ' em.

Pike Bishop, The Wild Bunch (1969)

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

Carl Denham, King Kong (1933)

Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage.

Anais Nin

Shri Ramakrishna used to say, "As long as I live, so long do I learn". That man or that society which has nothing to learn is already in the jaws of death. Heart and core of everything here is good, that whatever may be the surface waves, deep down and underlying everything, there is an infinite basis of goodness and love.

Swami Vivekananda

I have learned not to worry about love, but to honor it's coming with all my heart.

Alice Walker

In any world menu, Canada must be considered the vichyssoise of nations – it's cold, half-French, and difficult to stir.

J. Stuart Keate

Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all.

Dale Carnegie

There are only two things more beautiful than a good gun, a swiss watch and a woman from anywhere.

Cherry Valance, Red River (1948)

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

Thomas Edison

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

Somerset Maugham