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From success to failure is one step , from failure to success is a long road.

Yiddish Proverb

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If you have built castles in the air, your work need not be lost, that is where they should be. Now put foundations under them.

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Where's the rest of me ?

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If you think you are beaten, you are. If you think you dare not, you don't. If you'd like to win, but think you can't it's almost a cinch you won't. Life's battles don't always go to the stronger or faster man, but sooner or later the man who wins is the one who thinks he can.

Unknown

Commit yourself to a dream nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

Robert H. Schuller

Do not follow where the path may lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Defeat is not bitter unless you swallow it.

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Great and glorious events which dazzle the beholder are represented by politicians as the outcome of grand designs whereas they are usually products of temperaments and passions.

La Rochefoucauld

Stop makin noises like a husband.

Vera, Detour (1945)

I am convinced that He ( God ) does not play dice.

Albert Einstein

Successful people are always looking for opportunities to help others. Unsuccessful people are always asking, " What's in it for me ? ".

Brian Tracy

Two things are infinite, the universe and human stupidity, and I'm not sure about the the universe.

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Let not a man guard his dignity, but let his dignity guard him.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The reasonable man adapts himself to the world. The unreasonable man adapts the world to himself. All progress depends upon the unreasonable man.

George Bernard Shaw

People seem not to see that their opinion of the world is also a confession of character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

To love is to receive a glimpse of heaven.

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Now, here, you see, it takes all the running you can do, to keep in the same place. If you want to get somewhere else, you must run at least twice as fast as that !

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Where there is a will, there is a way.

Unknown

It has always been my belief that a man should do his best, regardless of how much he receives for his services, or the number of people he may be serving or the class of people served.

Napoleon Hill

The best thing about the future is that it comes only one day at a time.

Abraham Lincoln

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

There is no point at which you can say 'Well, I'm successful now. I might as well take a nap.'

Carrie Fisher

Love is a bird, she needs to fly.

Madonna

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

Val Saintsbury

A man never likes you so well as when he leaves your company liking himself.

Anonymous

Don't bunt. Aim out of the ballpark.

David Ogilvy

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

Sometimes you just got to give yourself what you wish someone else would give you.

Dr. Phil

Damn the torpedoes, full speed ahead.

David Farragut

When I hear somebody sigh, Life is hard, I am always tempted to ask, Compared to what ?

Sydney J. Harris

Truth is nobody's property, no race, no individual can lay any exclusive claim to it. Truth is the nature of all souls.

Swami Vivekananda

Pay the farmer or pay the hospital.

Birke Baehr

The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

Martin Luther King Jr.

Let those love now who never loved before. Let those who always loved, now love the more.

Thomas Parnell

In prosperity, our friends know us , in adversity, we know our friends.

John Churton Collins

Be the best that you can be.

Unknown

A boy's best friend is his mother.

Norman Bates, Psycho (1960)

Education is one of the few things a person is willing to pay for and not get.

William Lowe Bryan

Of all forms of caution, caution in love is perhaps the most fatal to true happiness.

Bertrand Russell

Love conquers all.

Virgil

I know not with what weapons World War III will be fought, but World War IV will be fought with sticks and stones.

Albert Einstein

With malice toward none, with charity for all.

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Only those who are absolutely their true selves in this world can have pervading influence.

Confucius

Just because somebody doesn't love you the way you want, doesn't mean they don't love you with all they have.

Anonymous

Every hand does its part to hold up the world. Every healthy individual guides his life by a selected motive which takes precedence over all the others. He is the man who maintains his integrity in the midst of change, his individuality in the face of external pressures to conform.

Hubert Bonner

The reward of a thing well done is to have done it.

Robert H. Schuller

Watch your manner of speech if you wish to develop a peaceful state of mind. Start each day by affirming peaceful, contented and happy attitudes and your days will tend to be pleasant and successful.

Norman Vincent Peale

This is nothing !

Stanley Motss, Wag The Dog (1997)

Love is like war, easy to begin but hard to end.

Anonymous

Yes, you can be a dreamer and a doer too, if you will remove one word from your vocabulary : impossible.

Robert H. Schuller

To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.

Kahlil Gibran

It is no sin to attempt and fail. The only sin is to not make the attempt.

Suellen Fried

For it was not into my ear you whispered, but into my heart. It was not my lips you kissed, but my soul.

Judy Garland

Procrastination is the thief of time.

Edward Young

The fire that warms us can also consume us, it is not the fault of the fire.

Swami Vivekananda

Spread love everywhere you go, first of all in your own house. Give love to your children, to your wife or husband, to a next door neighbor. Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier. Be the living expression of God's kindness, kindness in your face, kindness in your eyes, kindness in your smile, kindness in your warm greeting.

Mother Theresa

Snap out of it !

Loretta Castorini, Moonstruck (1987)

One had to cram all this stuff into one's mind for the examinations, whether one liked it or not. This coercion had such a deterring effect on me that, after I had passed the final examination, I found the consideration of any scientific problems distasteful to me for an entire year.

Albert Einstein

You must be the change you want to see in the world.

Mahatma Gandhi

Life is what you make it.

Unknown

How do I love thee ? Let me count the ways. I love thee to the depth and breadth and height my soul can reach.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

My experience will help, but I insist and maintain that art - true art that is - cannot be handed out. Furthermore, art is never decoration or embellishment. Instead it is a constant process of maturing.

Bruce Lee

To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.

Unknown

Nature magically suits a man to his fortunes, by making them the fruit of his character.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Besides the short catnaps I take each day, I average about four to five hours of sleep per night.

Thomas Edison

Throughout the centuries there have been men who took the first steps down new roads armed with nothing but their own vision.

Ayn Rand

Don't think it, ink it.

Mark Victor Hansen

Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own mind.

Franklin D. Roosevelt

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Bruce Lee

Respect the past in the full measure of its desserts, but do not make the mistake of confusing it with the present nor seek in it the ideals of the future.

Jose Incenerios

Live as if you were to die tomorrow , Learn as if you were to live forever.

Mahatma Gandhi

Funny like I'm a clown ? I amuse you ?

Tommy De Vito, Goodfellas (1990)

Rather than focusing on things and time, focus on preserving and enhancing relationships and on accomplishing results.

Stephen Covey

Don't argue for other people's weaknesses. Don't argue for your own. When you make a mistake, admit it, correct it, and learn from it -- immediately.

Stephen Covey

A chain is as strong as its weakest link.

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I love great music and art, but I think 'cubist' songs and paintings are hideous.

Thomas Edison

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If I'm ever on a life-support system I choose to be unplugged, but not until Im down to a size eight!

Henriette Montel

Experience is simply the name we give our mistakes.

Oscar Wilde

For one person to love another, that is perhaps the most difficult of all our tasks, the last test and proof, the work for which all else is but preparation.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

I have always depended on the kindness of strangers.

Blanche Dubois, A Streetcar Named Desire (1951)

Few people think more than two or three times a year. I have made an international reputation by thinking once or twice a week.

George Bernard Shaw

I demolish my bridges behind methen there is no choice but to move forward. Firdtjof Nansen I do not cast my eyes away from my troubles. I pack them in as little compass as I can for myself, and never let them annoy others.

Robert Southey

You cannot control what happens to you, but you can control your attitude toward what happens to you, and in that, you will be mastering change rather than allowing it to master you.

Brian Tracy

Nothing can bring you peace but yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

The critical ingredient is getting off your butt and doing something. It's as simple as that. A lot of people have ideas, but there are few who decide to do something about them now. Not tomorrow. Not next week. But today. The true entrepreneur is a doer.

Nolan Bushnell

Love knows no bounds.

Unknown

The price of success is hard work, dedication to the job at hand, and the determination that whether we win or lose, we have applied the best of ourselves to the task at hand.

Vince Lombardi

Our plans miscarry because they have no aim. When a man does not know what harbor he is making for, no wind is the right wind.

Seneca

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

Success is having a flair for the thing that you are doing , knowing that is it not enough, that you have got to have hard work and a certain sense of purpose.

Margaret Thatcher

You see, when we have the opportunity of working out, you'll see that your way of thinking is definitely not the same as mine. Art, after all, is a means of acquiring personal liberty. Your way is not my way nor mine yours.

Bruce Lee

We have a problem. ''Congratulations. '' But it's a tough problem. ''Then double congratulations. ''

W. Clement Stone

You can't expect people to look eye to eye with you if you are looking down on them.

Anonymous

The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

Winston Churchill

Only when all contribute their firewood can they build up a strong fire.

Chinese Proverb

In all things of nature, there is something of the marvelous.

Aristotle

There are few people who can manage more than their own business.

Martha Washington

Adversity is wont to reveal genius, prosperity to hide it.

Horace

To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it.

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