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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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This life is a hard fact, work your way through it boldly, though it may be adamantine, no matter, the soul is stronger. I have seen in life those who are overcautious about themselves fall into dangers at every step, those who are afraid of losing honor and respect, get only disgrace, and those who are always afraid of loss, always lose.

Swami Vivekananda

Bad friends prevent you from having good friends.

Gabonese Proverb

You have within you right now, everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you.

Brian Tracy

I gave her my heart, and she gave me a pen.

Lloyd Dobler, Say Anything (1989)

If I know what love is, it is because of you.

Hermann Hesse

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

Oscar Wilde

My mother thanks you. My father thanks you. My sister thanks you. And I thank you.

George M. Cohan, Yankee Doodle Dandy (1942)

Cause Change & Lead. Accept Change & Survive. Resist Change & Die.

Ray Norda

It is better to light one candle than to curse the darkness.

Chinese Proverb

I have realized god sitting in the temple of every human body, the moment I stand in reverence before every human being and see god in him - that moment I am free from bondage, everything that binds vanishes, and I am free.

Swami Vivekananda

People are where they are because that's exactly where they really want to be. . . whether they'll admit that or not

Earl Nightingale

Title of newspaper article yesterday - Vandals made off with all toilet seats in the local precinct. Police have nothing to go on.

Unknown

The most precious possession that ever comes to a man in this world is a woman's heart.

Josiah G. Holland

Sign: "Illiterate? Write for free help."

Unknown

Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching.

Mark Twain

Many of life's failures are experienced by people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up.

Thomas Edison

We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities.

Pogo

The secret of success is to do common things uncommonly well.

John Davidson Rockefeller

You make me want to be a better man. As good as it gets.

James Baldwin

The least movement is of importance to all nature. The entire ocean is affected by a pebble.

Blaise Pascal

Age does not protect you from love. But love, to some extent, protects you from age.

Jeanne Moreau

The unexamined life is not worth living.

Socrates

Vision doesn't usually come as a lightening bolt. Rather it comes as a slow crystallization of life challenges that we one day recognize as a beautiful diamond with great value to ourselves and others.

Michael Norwood

Girls got balls. They're just a little higher up, that's all.

Joan Jett

There's no place like home.

Dorothy Gale, The Wizard Of Oz Mgm (1939)

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

Henry David Thoreau

Do you want a leg or a breast ?

Frances Stevens, To Catch A Thief (1955)

After your jump, the net appears.

Vincent Lauria

The person we believe ourselves to be will always act in a manner consistent with our self-image.

Brian Tracy

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

Helen Keller

Love is the expansion of two natures in such fashion that each include the other, each is enriched by the other.

Felix Adler

Friends are angels who lift us to our feet when our wings have trouble remembering how to fly.

Unknown

The idea for Googles search engine came to Page in a dream about downloading the entire web and keeping the links, he told Michigan graduates. When no one else is crazy enough to do it, you have little competition, he said.

Larry Page

Man is born free, and everywhere he is in chains.

Jean-Jacques Rousseau

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

Eleanor Roosevelt

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

Anthony Robbins

The man who fears no truths has nothing to fear from lies.

Thomas Jefferson

Never live in the past but always learn from it.

Anonymous

The measure of a man is what he does with power.

Greek Proverb

The world belongs to the energetic.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

A dream is just a dream. A goal is a dream with a plan and a deadline.

Harvey Mackay

What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him.

Louis L. Mann

The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.

Abb D'Allanival

Mac, you ever been in love ?

Wyatt Earp, Mac (1946)

Find and use your passion, and you'll have a great career. Don't do it, you won't. It's as simple as that.

Larry Smith

People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals - that is, goals that do not inspire them.

Anthony Robbins

And think not you can direct the course of love, for love, if it finds you worthy, directs your course.

Kahlil Gibran

Remember, if you ever need a helping hand, you'll find one at the end of your arm. As you grow older you will discover that you have two hands. One for helping yourself, the other for helping others.

Audrey Hepburn

The chances are that you have already come to believe that happiness is unattainable. But men have attained it. And they have attained it by realizing that happiness does not spring from the procuring of physical or mental pleasure, but from the development of reason and the adjustment of conduct to principles.

Arnold Bennett

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority, it's time to pause and reflect.

Mark Twain

You complete me.

Jerry Maguire

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

It looks as if there were a single ultimate goal for mankind, a far goal toward which all persons strive. This is called variously by different authors self-actualization, self- realization, integration, psychological health, individuation, autonomy, creativity, productivity, but they all agree that this amounts to realizing the potentialities of the person, that is to say, becoming fully human, everything that person can be.

Abraham Maslow

What a great feeling to look back on what you've already climbed What a man really wants is creative challenge with sufficient skills to bring him within the reach of success so that he may have the expanding joy of achievement.

Nash

All work is empty save when there is love.

Kahlil Gibran

It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude.

Zig Ziglar

The toughest part of getting to the top of the ladder, is getting through the crowd at the bottom.

Anonymous

A dream is a wish your heart makes.

The Supremes

The greatest trick the devil ever pulled was convincing the world he didn't exist.

Verbal Kint, The Usual Suspects (1995)

The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender.

Vince Lombardi

Hope is like a bird that senses the dawn and carefully starts to sing while it is still dark.

Anonymous

You'll find boredom where there is an absence of a good idea.

Earl Nightingale

The only thing we have to fear is fear itself.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

As knowledge increases, wonder deepens.

Charles Morgan

Be like a postage stamp. Stick to it until you get there.

Harvey Mackay

Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgement that something else is more important than fear.

Ambrose Redmoon

Common looking people are the best in the world : that is the reason the Lord makes so many of them.

Abraham Lincoln

To live is like to love, all reason is against it, and all healthy instinct for it.

Samuel Butler

Love like there is no tomorrow.

Unknown

The "how" thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile "ifs".

Norman Vincent Peale

Success is a journey not a destination.

Ben Sweetland

Desire, ignorance, and inequality, this is the trinity of bondage.

Swami Vivekananda

In a completely rational society, the best of us would be teachers and the rest of us would have to settle for something else.

Lee Iacocca

Follow your dreams.

Unknown

Too many of us look upon Americans as dollar chasers. This is a cruel libel, even if it is reiterated thoughtlessly by the Americans themselves.

Albert Einstein

The unique ability to take decisive action while maintaining focus on the ultimate mission is what defines a true leader.

Robert T. Kiyosaki

An idea can turn to dust or magic, depending on the talent that rubs against it.

Bill Bernbach

I'd like to make her look a little more attractive. How far can you pull back ?

Rita, Cameraman (1982)

Life is a great story. It's just that sometimes we forget we are the author and can write it however we want.

John P. Strelecky

Let thy words be few.

Ecclesiastes

Your voice makes me tremble inside and your smile is an invitation for my imagination to go wild.

Anonymous

Live in the sunshine, swim the sea, drink the wild air

Ralph Waldo Emerson

It is in the small decisions you and I make every day that create our destiny.

Anthony Robbins

In life you need either inspiration or desperation.

Anthony Robbins

In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it.

Norman Vincent Peale

Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that.

Norman Vincent Peale

Sometimes you gotta create what you want to be a part of.

Geri Weitzman

People come into your life for a reason, a season or a lifetime.

Unknown

If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for, he isn't fit to live.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Love is a force more formidable than any other. It is invisible - it can not be seen or measured - yet it is powerful enough to transform you in a moment, and offer you more than any material possession ever could.

Barbara De Angelis

Joy is not in things, it is in us.

Richard Wagner

The reduction of the universe to a single being, the expansion of a single being even to God, this is love.

Victor Hugo

Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking together in the same direction.

Antoine De Saint-Exupery

Our first journey is to find that special place for us.

Jim Rohn

Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.

Swami Sivananda

No one lives long enough to learn everything they need to learn starting from scratch. To be successful, we absolutely, positively have to find people who have already paid the price to learn the things that we need to learn to achieve our goals.

Brian Tracy

All right, Mr. DeMille, I'm ready for my close-up.

Norma Desmond, Sunset Blvd (1950)

There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved.

George Sands

Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.

Thich Nhat Hanh

And our bodies are earth. And our thoughts are clay. And we sleep and eat with death.

Paul, All Quiet On The Western Front (1930)