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Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to ; all they need is one reason why they can.

Willis Whitney

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I'm king of the world !

Jack Dawson, Titanic (1997)

Think about it, there must be higher love. Down in the heart or hidden in the stars above, without it, life is a wasted time. Look inside your heart, I'll look inside mine.

Steve Winwood

A good general not only sees the way to victory , he also knows when victory is impossible.

Polybius

I'm the ghost with the most, babe.

Beetlejuice, Beetlejuice (1988)

It doesn't matter how much milk you spill as long as you don't lose the cow.

Harvey Mackay

There are no guarantees. From the viewpoint of fear, none are strong enough. From the viewpoint of love, none are necessary.

Emmanuel Teney

The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.

Thomas J. Watson

I like the dreams of the future better than the history of the past.

Thomas Jefferson

Where love reigns the impossible may be attained.

Indian Proverb

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

Unknown

Your children will become what you are, so be what you want them to be.

David Bly

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

If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything.

Mark Twain

Knowing is not enough we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

We have not yet begun to fight.

John Paul Jones

Leadership is much more an art, a belief, a condition of the heart, than a set of things to do. The visible signs of artful leadership are expressed, ultimately, in its practice.

Max DePree

It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see.

Winston Churchill

Far better is it to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checkered by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy much nor suffer much, because they live in a gray twilight that knows not victory nor defeat.

Theodore Roosevelt

Every action that helps us manifest our divine nature more and more is good, every action that retards it is evil.

Swami Vivekananda

Discontent is the first step in the progress of a man or a nation.

Oscar Wilde

Frankly, my dear, I don't give a damn.

Rhett Butler, Gone With The Wind (1939)

Love is the emblem of eternity, it confounds all notion of time, effaces all memory of a beginning, all fear of an end.

Germaine De Stael

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.

Henry David Thoreau

Nurses dispense comfort, compassion, and caring without even a prescription.

Val Saintsbury

Whatever we leave to God, God does and blesses us.

Henry David Thoreau

There is no beauty but the beauty of action.

Proverb

Nothing is worth more than this day.

Johann Wolfgang Van Goethe

Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

Winston Churchill

I never could have done without the habits of punctuality, order and diligence the determination to concentrate myself on one subject at a time.

Charles Dickens

Why hesitate? Upon the plains of hesitation are the bleached bones of countless millions, who on the threshold of victory sat down to wait, and in waiting they died.

Unattributed

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

Follow your instincts. That's where true wisdom manifests itself.

Oprah Winfrey

First get rid of the delusion "I am the body", and then only can we want real knowledge.

Swami Vivekananda

Love is a mutual self-giving which ends in self-recovery.

Von Schiller Fulton J. Sheen

It is always your next move.

Napoleon Hill

Relationships are the hallmark of the mature person.

Brian Tracy

Love is friendship set on fire.

Jeremy Taylor

I have said nothing because there is nothing I can say that would describe how I feel as perfectly as you deserve it.

Kyle Schmidt

You are what you think you are.

Bob Richards

One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life , that word is love.

Sophocles

Opportunities multiply as they are seized.

Sun Tzu

We imagine that our mind in a mirror, that it is more or less accurately reflecting what is happening outside us. On the contrary, our mind itself is the principal element of creation. The world, while I am perceiving it, is being incessantly created for myself in time and space.

Rabindranath Tagore

Technological progress is like an axe in the hands of a pathological criminal.

Albert Einstein

Happiness is not a destination. It is a method of life.

Burton Hills

Attitude determines altitude.

Anonymous

One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

Elbert Hubbard

It is not what we get. But who we become, what we contribute... that gives meaning to our lives.

Anthony Robbins

Everything you want is on the other side of fear.

Jack Canfield

Look within, for within is the wellspring of virtue, which will not cease flowing, if you cease not from digging.

Marcus Aurelius

If you don't know where you are going, you'll end up someplace else.

Yogi Berra

The will to prepare is more important than the will to win.

Levell Edwards

War grows out of the desire of the individual to gain advantage at the expense of his fellow men.

Napoleon Hill

Get into a line that you will find to be a deep personal interest, something you really enjoy spending twelve to fifteen hours a day working at, and the rest of the time thinking about.

Earl Nightingale

Science without religion is lame. Religion without science is blind.

Albert Einstein

A peace that comes from fear and not from the heart is the opposite of peace.

Levi ben Gershon

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

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

President Merkin Muffley, Dr. Strangelove(1964)

Frankly my dear, I don't give a damn.

Rhett Butler

How do I look ?

Holly Golightly, Breakfast At Tiffany's (1961)

Seek first to understand, then to be understood.

Stephen Covey

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

Tony Dorsett

There are so many things that we wish we had done yesterday, so few that we feel like doing today.

John Milton

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

Dale Carnegie

I believe in long, slow, deep, soft, wet kisses that last three days.

Crash Davis, Bull Durham (1988)

Life is a do-it yourself project.

Dennis Waitley

You're gonna need a bigger boat.

Martin Brody, Jaws (1975)

To give away money is an easy matter and in any mans power. But to decide to whom to give it, and how large, and when, and for what purpose and how, is neither in any mans power nor an easy matter

Aristotle

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

Margaret Thatcher

Dreams don't work unless you do.

John C. Maxwell

Bad news, compadres, this place is magic as hell.

Taako

I can levitate birds, but nobody cares.

Steven Wright

My life is my message.

Mahatma Gandhi

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

Anthony Robbins

Love and compassion are necessities, not luxuries. Without them humanity can not survive.

Dalai Lama

Was there ever a more horrible blasphemy than the statement that all the knowledge of god is confined to this or that book ? How dare men call god infinite, and yet try to compress him within the covers of a little book !

Swami Vivekananda

Most people are about as happy as they make up their mind to be.

Abraham Lincoln

Come back to me in dreams, that I may give pulse for pulse, breath for breath. Speak low, lean low, as long ago, my love, how long ago.

Christina Rossetti

Be not ashamed of mistakes and thus make them crimes.

Confucius

I can change. I can live out my imagination instead of my memory. I can tie myself to my limitless potential instead of my limiting past.

Stephen Covey

Winning isn't everything , it's the only thing.

Vince Lombardi

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

Brian Weir

How many chiropractors does it take to change a light bulb ? Just one, but it requires 21 office visits and 4 X-rays.

Unknown

You have the power to think what you want. No matter what the circumstance.

Anonymous

I think this is the beginning of a beautiful friendship.

Humphrey Bogart

It doesn't matter where you are coming from. All that matters is where you are going.

Brian Tracy

Hope is a state of mind, not of the world. Hope, in this deep and powerful sense, is not the same as joy that things are going well, or willingness to invest in enterprises that are obviously heading for success, but rather an ability to work for something because it is good.

Vaclav Havel

You see, Francois, marriage is a beautiful mistake which two people make together. But with you, Francois, I think it would be a mistake.

Mariette Colet, Trouble In Paradise (1932)

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

Alan Watts

Because ideas have to be original only with regard to their adaptation to the problem at hand, I am always extremely interested in how others have used used them.

Thomas Edison

Happiness does not depend on outward things, but on the way we see them.

Leo Nikolaevich Tolstoy

I am not overly impressed by the great names and reputations of those who might be trying to beat me to an invention... . Its their 'ideas' that appeal to me.

Thomas Edison

Impossible situations can become possible miracles.

Robert H. Schuller

I am speaking now of the highest duty we owe our friends, the noblest, the most sacred that of keeping their own nobleness, goodness, pure and incorrupt. . . . If we let our friend become cold and selfish and exacting without a remonstrance, we are no true lover, no true friend.

Harriet Beecher Stowe

A dream is a wish your heart makes.

The Supremes

When god closes a door, he opens a window.

Unknown

Anything in life worth having is worth working for.

Andrew Carnegie

Where's the rest of me ?

Drake McHugh, Kings Row (1942)

I have seen too much of the vanity of human affairs, to expect felicity from the splendid scenes of public life.

Martha Washington

Lots of people want to ride with you in the limo, but what you want is someone who will take the bus with you when the limo breaks down.

Oprah Winfrey

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