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The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, We did it ourselves.

Zen Proverb

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Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.

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Love does not begin and end the way we seem to think it does. Love is a battle, love is a war, love is a growing up

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Love can never grow old. Locks may lose their brown and gold. Cheeks may fade and hollow grow. But the hearts that love will know, never winter's frost and chill, summer's warmth is in them still.

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

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For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, 'It might have been' .

John Greenleaf Whittier

Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness.

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The man who lives without conflict, who lives with beauty and love, is not frightened of death because to love is to die.

Jiddu Krishnamurti

I seem to have loved you in numberless forms, numberless times, in life after life, in age after age forever.

Rabindranath Tagore

I consider my ability to arouse enthusiasm among my people the greatest asset I possess, and the way to develop the best in a person is by appreciation and encouragement. I believe in giving people incentive to work. So I am anxious to praise but loath to find fault. I am hearty in my approbation and lavish in my praise.

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Life does not happen to us, it happens from us.

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Thomas Edison

A wedding anniversary is the celebration of love, trust, partnership, tolerance, and tenacity. The order varies for any given year.

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People don't care how much you know until they know how much you care.

John C. Maxwell

He who speaks the loudest is the least heard.

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Children need love, especially when they do not deserve it.

Harold Hulbert

Before I learned the art, a punch was just a punch, and a kick, just a kick. After I learned the art, a punch was no longer a punch, a kick, no longer a kick. Now that I understand the art, a punch is just a punch and a kick is just a kick.

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Bill Moyers

Don't water your weeds.

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I'll meet you at the place near the thing where we went that time.

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You live with your thoughts, so be careful what they are.

Anonymous

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

You're happiest while you're making the greatest contribution.

Robert F. Kennedy

Laws alone can not secure freedom of expression, in order that every man present his views without penalty, there must be spirit of tolerance in the entire population.

Albert Einstein

The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.

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If you wanna call me that, smile.

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

Winston Churchill

If a man is called to be a streetsweeper, he should sweep streets even as painted, or composed music or wrote poetry. He should sweep streets so well that all the hosts of heaven and earth will pause to say, here lived a great streetsweeper who did his job well.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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Swami Vivekananda

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Rabindranath Tagore

Be happy. It's one way of being wise.

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The more alternatives, the more difficult the choice.

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Count your blessings.

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What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail ?

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George Bernard Shaw

Love takes off masks that we fear we cannot live without and know we can not live within.

James Baldwin

They may take away our lives, but they'll never take our freedom !

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A little knowledge that acts is worth infinitely more than much knowledge that is idle.

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The gem can not be polished without friction, nor man be perfected without trials.

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Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.

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Jean Piaget

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Dennis Waitley

Where the willingness is great, the difficulties can not be great.

Machiavelli

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Aristotle

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Barbara De Angelis

Love cures people, both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it.

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

Albert Einstein

If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living.

Gail Sheehy

How you react when the joke's on you can reveal your character.

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If at first you don't succeed, try, try again.

William Edward Hickson

While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.

Benjamin Franklin

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

Polybius

Man has been endowed with reason, with the power to create, so that he can add to what he's been given. But up to now he hasn't been a creator, only a destroyer. Forests keep disappearing, rivers dry up, wild life's become extinct, the climate's ruined and the land grows poorer and uglier every day.

Anton Chekhov

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration

Thomas Edison

Deep down inside of all of us is the power to accomplish what we want to, if we'll just stop looking elsewhere.

Harvey Mackay

In nothing do men more nearly approach the gods than in giving health to men.

Cicero

If I am not for myself, who will be for me ? Yet if I am for myself alone, of what good am I ?

Hillel

Success is a journey not a destination.

Ben Sweetland

If it is your time, love will track you down like a cruise missile.

Lynda Barry

Give the world the best you have and it may never be enough. Give the world your best anyway.

Mother Teresa

In love beggar and king are equal.

Indian Proverb

Who is the happiest of men ? He who values the merits of others, and in their pleasure takes joy, even as though'twere his own.

Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

Your talent is god's gift to you.

Leo Buscaglia

We are not human beings having a spiritual experience, we are spiritual beings having a human experience.

Pierre Teilhard De Chardin

Some people come into our lives and quickly go, some stay for a while and leave footprints in our hearts, and we are never, ever the same.

Unknown

Whatever is at the center of our life will be the source of our security, guidance, wisdom, and power.

Stephen Covey

A lie keeps growing and growing until it's as clear as the nose on your face.

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

Confucius

Live Simply, Laugh Often, Love Deeply.

Unknown

If you don't like something, change it, if you can't change it, change your attitude.

Maya Angelou

Love isn't blind, it just only sees what matters.

William Curry

His eyes have made love to me all evening.

Marguerite Gautier, Camille (1936)

I would rather have had one breath of her hair, one kiss from her mouth, one touch of her hand, than eternity without it.

City of Angels

You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time.

Charles F. Kettering

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G. M. Trevelyan

Our real problem is not our strength today ; it is rather the vital necessity of action today to ensure strength tomorrow.

Calvin Coolidge

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No involvement, no commitment.

Stephen Covey

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Dennis Waitley

Things do not change we change.

Henry David Thoreau

Sign: "Illiterate? Write for free help."

Unknown

I was nauseous and tingly all over. I was either in love or I had smallpox.

Woody Allen

Do we not all agree to call rapid thought and noble impulse by the name of inspiration ?

George Eliot

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Norman Vincent Peale

There is nothing as remarkable as learning how to think better.

Anonymous

How far you go in life depends on you being tender with the young, compassionate with the aged, sympathetic with the striving and tolerant of the weak and the strong. Because someday in life you will have been all of these.

George Washington Carver

When the student is ready, the teacher will appear.

Buddhist Proverb

That dirty, double-crossin' rat !

Bert Harris, Blonde Crazy (1931)

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

What we do not see, what most of us never suspect of existing, is the silent but irresistible power which comes to the rescue of those who fight on in the face of discouragement.

Napoleon Hill

Surmounting difficulty is the crucible that forms character.

Anthony Robbins

I want it said of me by those who knew me best ; that I always plucked a thistle and planted a flower where I thought a flower would grow.

Abraham Lincoln

Wisdom is supreme , therefore make a full effort to get wisdom. Esteem her and she will exalt you , embrace her and she will honor you. Wise men speak because they have something to say, fools because they have to say something.

Plato

There are those who give with joy, and that joy is their reward.

Kahlil Gibran

Where love is concerned, too much is not even enough.

P.A.C. de Beaumarchais