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    Hello BHW,
    Building some twitter accounts in the inspirational/motivational/viral quotes niche, is there any where i can get contents like a text file containing many of them? Kinda stumbled on such a couple of years back but can't find it anymore.
     
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    Best way is probably to just find blog posts with a load of them written in a list and then dump them into excel to format. I'm sure you could get 100s in an hour or so. Or just pay someone from fiverr/upwork to do it if you really CBA.
     
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    Here ya go, OP. 4.8k inspirational/motivational quotes, what you can tweet as they're already Twitter ready (under 140 chars):
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    The legacy of heroes is the memory of a great name and the inheritance of a great example. -Benjamin Disraeli
    A man's word and his intestinal fortitude are two of the most honorable virtues known to mankind. -Jim Nantz
    I learned the value of hard work by working hard. -Margaret M. Fitzpatrick
    My wife met me at the door the other night in a sexy negligee. Unfortunately, she was just coming home. -Rodney Dangerfield
    People see themselves as the center of the universe and judge everything as it relates to them. -Pilgrims
    Love is not love which alters when it alteration finds. -William Shakespeare
    Know yourself and you will win all battles. -Sun Tzu
    Resolve to make each day the very best and don't let anyone get in your way. If they do, step on them. -Ivan Benson
    Happy are those who dream dreams and are ready to pay the price to make them come true. -Unknown Author
    You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The only way to find the limits of the possible is by going beyond them to the impossible. -Arthur C. Clarke
    When the student is ready the teacher will appear. -Zen Proverb
    Be an optimist - at least until they start moving animals in pairs to Cape Canaveral. -Unknown Author
    There is an immeasurable distance between late and too late. -Og Mandino
    Laws control the lesser man. Right conduct controls the greater one. -Chinese proverb
    Haste in every business brings failure. -Herodotus
    Share our similarities, celebrate our differences. -M. Scott Peck
    The trouble with most of us is that we would rather be ruined by praise than saved by criticism. -Norman Vincent Peale
    I've been on a calendar, but I've never been on time. -Marilyn Manroe
    When you get through all the phony tinsel of Hollywood, you find the genuine tinsel underneath. -Fred Allen
    When you subsidize poverty and failure, you get more of both. -James Dale Davidson
    There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, learning from failure. -Colin Powell
    You are the only real obstacle in your path to a fulfilling life. -Les Brown
    It's your attitude not your aptitude that determines your altitude. -Zig Ziglar
    Don't go into something to test the waters, go into things to make waves. -Unknown Author
    Success comes in cans, failure in can'ts. -Author Unknown
    The secret to a rich life is to have more beginnings than endings. -Dave Weinbaum
    Money is the most envied, but the least enjoyed. Health is the most enjoyed, but the least envied. -Charles Caleb Colton
    It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves. -William Shakespeare
    Don't compromise yourself. You are all you've got. -Janis Joplin
    Imagination grows by exercise, and contrary to common belief, is more powerful in the mature than in the young. -W. Somerset Maugham
    You can clutch the past so tightly to your chest that it leaves your arms too full to embrace the present. -Jan Glidwell
    An act of God was defined as "something which no reasonable man could have expected.". -A. P. Herbert
    Never keep up with Joneses. Drag them down to your level. It's cheaper. -Quentin Crisp
    Giving connects two people, the giver and the receiver, and this connection gives birth to a new sense of belonging. -Deepak Chopra
    If you're sincere, praise is effective. If you're insincere, it's manipulative. -Zig Ziglar
    The fates lead him who will-him who won't they drag. -Seneca
    A smile is the light in your window that tells others that there is a caring, sharing person inside. -Denis Waitley
    An inferiority complex is a conviction by a jury of your fears. -Author unknown
    If you think of vision and mission as an organization's head and heart, the values it holds are its soul. -Buzotta
    To exist is to change, to change is to mature, to mature is to go on creating oneself endlessly. -Henri L Bergson
    Union gives strength. (The Bundle of Sticks 550 BC). -Aesop
    Mistakes are the portals of discovery. -James Joyce
    Nothing interferes with my concentration. You could put an orgy in my office and I wouldn't look up. Well, maybe once. -Isaac Asimov
    Great eagerness in the pursuit of wealth, pleasure, or honor, cannot exist without sin. -Desiderius Erasmus
    He that won't be counseled can't be helped. -Benjamin Franklin
    What is written without effort is in general read without pleasure. -Samuel Johnson
    What's money? A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and goes to bed at night and in between does what he wants to do. -Bob Dylan
    People forget how fast you did a job-but they remember how well you did it. -Howard W Newton
    Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow. -Ronald. E. Osborn
    Under all that we think, lives all we believe, like the ultimate veil of our spirits. -Antonio Machado
    Begin - to begin is half the work, let half still remain; again begin this, and thou wilt have finished. -Ausonius
    To do two things at once is to do neither. -Publilius Syrus
    The only good is knowledge and the only evil is ignorance. -Socrates
    I shall adopt new views as fast as they shall appear to be true views. -Abraham Lincoln
    My appointed work is to awaken the divine nature that is within. -Pilgrims
    The true perfection of man lies not in what man has, but in what man is. -Oscar Wilde
    Success is a ladder you cannot climb with your hands in your pockets. -American Proverb
    Get out of the blocks, run your race, stay relaxed. If you run your race, you'll win. Channel your energy. Focus. -Carol Lewis
    The important thing is not so much that every child should be taught, as that every child should be given the wish to learn. -John Lubbock
    Miracles happen to those who believe in them. -Bernhard Berenson
    Success is a progressive realization of worthwhile, predetermined personal goals. -Paul J Meyer
    Fail your way to the top. -Jeff Olsen
    Determination, patience and courage are the only things needed to improve any situation. -Unknown Author
    The real being, with no status, is always going in and out through the doors of your face. -Lin-chi
    More important than talent, strength, or knowledge is the ability to laugh at yourself and enjoy the pursuit of your dreams. -Amy Grant
    Let us always greet each other with a smile for the smile is the beginning of love. -Mother Teresa
    I don't wait for moods. You accomplish nothing if you do that. Your mind must know it has got to get down to work. -Pearl S. Buck
    Joy is not in things; it is in us. -Richard Wagner
    All the world is full of suffering. It is also full of overcoming. -Helen Keller
    Every man has three characters: That which he exhibits, that which he has, and that which he thinks he has. -Alphonse Karr
    Tactics, fitness, stroke ability, adaptability, experience, and sportsmanship are all necessary for winning. -Fred Perry
    Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction. -John F Kennedy
    Know and believe in yourself, and what others think won't disturb you. -William Feather
    If you don't think every day is a good day, just try missing one. -Cavett Robert
    I can alter my life by altering the attitude of my mind. -Anonymous
    It is easy to be tolerant of the principles of other people if you have none of your own. -Herbert Samuel
    It takes a thorn to remove a thorn. -Hindu Proverb
    Many an opportunity is lost because a man is out looking for four-leaf clovers. -Unknown Author
    Prejudice is the child of ignorance. -Samuel Hoffenstein
    Efficiency is intelligent laziness. -David Dunham
    Great things are done when men and mountains meet. -William Blake
    You can judge your age by the amount of pain you feel when you come in contact with a new idea. -John Nuveen
    We choose our joys and sorrows long before we experience them. -Kahlil Gibran
    Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader -Tacitus
    Every man has enough power left to carry out that of which he is convinced. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    It is better to be boldly decisive and risk being wrong than to agonize at length and be right too late. -Marilyn Moats Kennedy
    You are within God. God is within you. -Pilgrims
    Doubt is the father of invention. -Galileo
    If you do not conquer self, you will be conquered by self. -Napoleon Hill
    Hope is the companion of power, and mother of success; for who so hopes strongly has within him the gift of miracles. -Samuel Smiles
    It's fun being a kid. -Bradford Arthur Angier
    We must do something is the unanimous refrain. You begin is the deadening refrain. - The Saving Sense. -Walter Dwight
    Success or failure in business is caused more by the mental attitude even than by mental capacities. -Sir Walter Scott
    Freedom is actually a bigger game than power. Power is about what you can control. Freedom is about what you can unleash. -Harriet Rubin
    More powerful than the will to win is the courage to begin. -Unknown Author
    The good Lord gave you a body that can stand most anything. It's your mind you have to convince. -Vincent Lombardi
    But man is not made for defeat. A man can be destroyed but not defeated. -Ernest Hemingway
    Failure is only the opportunity to begin again, only this time more wisely. -Author unknown
    It is better to correct your own faults than those of another. -Democritus
    The best thing about the future is that it only comes one day at a time. -Abraham Lincoln
    You grow up the first day you have your first good laugh-at yourself. -Ethel Barrymore
    Decide carefully, exactly what you want in life, then work like mad to make sure you get it! -Hector Crawford
    Grief and tragedy and hatred are only for a time. Goodness, remembrance and love have no end. -George Bush
    Love is but the discovery of ourselves in others, and the delight in the recognition. -Alexander Smith
    Slaying the dragon of delay is no sport for the short-winded. -Sandra Day O'Connor
    In great attempts it is glorious even to fail. -Cassius Longinus
    It is overdoing the thing to die for love. -French Proverb
    Beauty is also to be found in a day's work. -Mamie Sypert Burns
    Art is a fruit that grows in man, like a fruit on a plant, or a child in its mother's womb. -Jean Arp
    Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort. -Franklin D Roosevelt
    O, it is excellent to have a giant's strength, but it is tyrannous to use it like a giant. -William Shakespeare
    Persistent work triumphs. -Virgil
    You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change. -Les Brown
    For light I go directly to the Source of light, not to any of the reflections. -Pilgrims
    We are all born for love. It is the principle of existence, and its only end. -Benjamin Disraeli
    If at first you don't succeed, you are running about average. -M. H. Alderson
    Let everyone sweep in front of his own door and the whole world will be clean. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Sports are 90% inspiration and 10% perspiration. -Johnny Miller
    Great minds have purposes, others have wishes. -Washington Irving
    Fear not that thy life shall come to an end, but rather fear that it shall never have a beginning. -John Henry Cardinal
    Personal power is the ability to take action. -Anthony Robbins
    The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person's determination. -Tommy Lasorda
    There are two things people want more than sex and money... recognition and praise. -Mary Kay Ash
    The ultimate test of a relationship is to disagree but to hold hands. -Alexandria Penney
    The mere fact that you have obstacles to overcome is in your favor... -Robert Collier
    A good plan today is better than a perfect plan tomorrow. -George S. Patton
    Worth begets in base minds, envy; in great souls, emulation. -Henry Fielding
    Before you can do something you must first be something. -Johann Wolfgang Goethe
    When the flower blooms, the bees come uninvited. -Rama Krishna
    Give me the gift of a listening heart. -King Solomon
    America's best buy is a telephone call to the right man. -Ilka Chase
    If you focus on results, you will never change. If you focus on change, you will get results. -Jack Dixon
    It is not the mountains that we conquer, but ourselves. -Sir Edmund Hillary
    Success is not measured by what one brings, but rather by what one leaves. -Unknown Author
    The standardized American is largely a myth created not least by Americans themselves. - The Uses of Philosophy. -Irwin Edman
    If you want others to be happy, practice compassion. If you want to be happy, practice compassion. -The Dalai Lama
    The very essence of leadership is that you have to have vision. You can't blow an uncertain trumpet. -Theodore M. Hesburgh
    A person who aims at nothing is sure to hit it. -Unknown Author
    It is no use saying, We are doing our best. You have got to succeed in doing what is necessary. -Winston Churchill
    It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel. (on focus). -James Allen
    Habit is either the best of servants or the worst of masters. -Nathaniel Emmons
    A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do. -Walter Bagehot
    He who does not enjoy solitude will not love freedom. -Arthur Schopenhauer
    You can't ever be really free if you admire somebody too much. -Tove Jansson, Tales from Moominvalley
    Happiness is having a large, loving, caring, close-knit family in another city. -George Burns
    Before the reward there must be labor. You plant before you harvest. You sow in tears before you reap joy. -Ralph Ransom
    We find comfort among those who agree with us-growth among those who don't. -Frank Clark
    Success is a state of mind. If you want success, start thinking of yourself as a success. -Dr. Joyce Brothers
    The highest courage is to dare to appear to be what one is. -John Lancaster Spalding
    The most important trip you may take in life is meeting people half way. -Henry Boyle
    Time stays long enough for anyone who will use it. -Leonardo Da Vinci
    He who controls others may be powerful, but he who has mastered himself is mightier still. -Tao Te Ching
    To cultivate kindness is a valuable part of the business of life. -Samuel Johnson
    Problems are to the mind what exercise is to the muscles, they toughen and make strong. -Norman Vincent Peale
    This is how it happens. We get the Dream, but we don't get to dictate every step toward the dream. -Peter Mcwilliams
    Singleness of purpose is one of the chief essentials for success in life, no matter what may be one's aim. -John D. Rockefeller
    Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure. -George E. Woodberry
    A colt is worth little if it does not break its halter. -Proverb
    He who cannot obey himself will be commanded. That is the nature of living creatures. -Friedrich Wilhelm Nietzche
    Failure is nature's plan to prepare you for great responsibilities. -Napoleon Hill
    To me every hour of the day and night is an unspeakably perfect miracle. -Walt Whitman
    Success is the progressive realization of a worthy goal or ideal. -Earl Nightingale
    You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him. -Leo Aikman
    Before you begin climbing that ladder of success, make sure it's leaning towards the window of opportunity you desire! -Tracy Brinkmann
    Painting is just another way of keeping a diary. -Pablo Picasso
    Creative minds always have been known to survive any kind of bad training. -Anna Freud
    Discipline is remembering what you want. -David Campbell
    I don't want to achieve immortality through my work. I want to achieve it through not dying. -Woody Allen
    By living fully, recognizing that all we do is by His power, we honor God; He in turn blesses us. -Becky Laird
    I feel like a micro cog in a macrocosm. -Mary Guyette
    Always the beautiful answer who asks a more beautiful question. -E E Cummings
    If you choose not to decide, you still have made a choice. -Neil Peart
    It is necessary to the happiness of man that he be mentally faithful to himself. -Thomas Paine
    Seeing yourself as you want to be is the key to personal growth. -Unknown Author
    History will be kind to me for I intend to write it. -Winston Churchill
    Constantly choosing the lesser of two evils is still choosing evil. -Jerry Garcia
    Everything is in motion. Everything flows. Everything is vibrating. -Wayne Dyer
    Life is largely a matter of expectation. -Horace
    Excellence is in the details. Give attention to the details and excellence will come -Perry Paxton
    Today, you have 100% of your life left. -Tom Hopkins
    Be ready when opportunity comes...Luck is the time when preparation and opportunity meet. -Roy D. Chapin Jr.
    While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us. -Ben Franklin
    A person's treatment of money is the most decisive test of his character, how they make it and how they spend it. -James Moffatt
    Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals. -Jim Rohn
    A candle loses nothing by lighting another candle. -Father James Keller
    To enjoy the things we ought and to hate the things we ought has the greatest bearing on excellence of character. -Aristotle
    Life isn't about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself. -George Bernard Shaw
    Grief can take care of itself, but to get the full value of joy you must have somebody to divide it with. -Mark Twain
    Everything can be improved. -C. W. Barron
    Angels fly because they take themselves lightly. -G.k Chesterton
    Better to do something imperfectly than to do nothing perfectly. -Robert Schuller
    I would rather be adorned by beauty of character than jewels. Jewels are the gift of fortune, while character comes from within. -Plautus
    The men who try to do something and fail are infinitely better than those who try to do nothing and succeed. -Lloyd Jones
    Love does not consist in gazing at each other, but in looking together in the same direction. -Antoine de Saint-Exupery
    Happiness is not a goal, it is a by-product. -Eleanor Roosevelt
    Why did I want to win? because I didn't want to lose! -Max Schmelling
    If you can lay your head on your pillow each night knowing you gave hundred per cent to your day, success will find you. -Russell L. Mason
    Only mediocrity of enjoyment is allowed to man. -Hugh Blair
    Anything one man can imagine, other men can make real. -Jules Verne
    Dream as if you'll live forever... live as if you'll die today. -James Dean
    Love possesses not nor would it be possessed; for love is sufficient unto love. -Kahlil Gibran
    Love is all we have, the only way that each can help the other. -Euripides
    Being a sex symbol has to do with an attitude, not looks. Most men think it's looks, most women know otherwise. -Kathleen Turner
    People who want the most approval get the least and people who need approval the least get the most. -Wayne Dyer
    You become a champion by fighting one more round. When things are tough, you fight one more round. -Joseph J. Corbett
    You don't pay the price for success. You enjoy the price for success. -Zig Ziglar
    When the only tool you own is a hammer, every problem begins to resemble a nail. -Abraham Maslow
    You can accomplish by kindness what you cannot by force. -Publilius Syrus
    Every chance taken is another chance to win. -Unknown Author
    I never see what has been done; I only see what remains to be done. -Marie Curie
    Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishments. -Jim Rohn
    Where the willingness is great, the difficulties cannot be great. -Niccoló Machiavelli
    Wealth is enjoying what we already have, not getting more of what we think will make us happy. -Peter Mcwilliams
    Success is not to be pursued; it is to be attracted by the person you become. -Jim Rohn
    Whether you think you can or whether you think you can't - you're right. -Henry Ford
    I believe the true road to preeminent success in any line is to make yourself the master of that line. -Andrew Carnegie
    It is not the great temptations that ruin us; it is the little ones. -John W. DeForest
    Never tell me the odds. -Hans Solo
    Genius makes its observations in short-hand; talent writes them out at length. -Christian Nevell Bovee
    Fate leads the willing, and drags along the reluctant. -Seneca
    Kindness is more than deeds. It is an attitude, an expression, a look, a touch. It is anything that lifts another person. -C. Neil Strait
    All paid jobs absorb and degrade the mind. -Aristotle
    Before you build a better mousetrap, it helps to know if there are any mice out there. -Mortimer B. Zuckerman
    The simplification of life is one of the steps to inner peace. In my life, what I want and what I need are exactly the same. -Pilgrims
    Don't believe in miracles - depend on them. -Laurence J. Peter
    Whenever you see a successful business, someone once made a courageous decision. -Peter Drucker
    One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team. -Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
    Out of need springs desire, and out of desire springs the energy and the will to win. -Denis Waitley
    If you can imagine it,You can achieve it.If you can dream it,You can become it. -William Arthur Ward
    Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character. -Albert Einstein
    Peak performance begins with your taking complete responsibility for your life and everything that happens to you. -Brian Tracy
    Rare is the person who can weigh the faults of others without putting his thumb on the scales. -Byron J Langenfield
    Go confidently in the direction of your dreams! Live the life you've imagined. -Henry David Thoreau
    Your friend is the man who knows all about you, and still likes you. -Elbert Hubbard
    Where there are friends, there is wealth. -Titus Muccius Plautus
    The discipline of desire is the background of character. -John Locke
    She got even in a way that was almost cruel. She forgave them. on Eleanor Roosevelt. -Ralph Mcgill
    The whole of science is nothing more than a refinement of everyday thinking. -Albert Einstein
    Surely the world we live in is but the world that lives in us. -Daisy Bates
    Happiness is not pleasure, it's victory. -Zig Ziglar
    The main thing is keeping the main thing the main thing. -German Proverb
    Too bad the only people who know how to run the country are busy driving cabs and cutting hair. -George Burns
    Either write something worth reading or do something worth writing. -Ben Franklin
    If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will avoid one hundred days of sorrow. -Chinese proverb
    Life is a great big canvas, and you should throw all the paint you can on it. -Danny Kaye
    Where you start is not as important as where you finish. -Zig Ziglar
    Slump, and the world slumps with you. Push, and you push alone. -Laurence J. Peter
    Reach up as far as you can and God will help you reach the rest of the way. -Greg Hickman
    Only so far as a man believes strongly, mightily, can he act cheerfully, or do anything that is worth doing. -Frederick W. Robertson
    Dynamics of Goal Setting, Success Motivation Institute. -Ben Sweetland
    Never tell people how to do things. Tell them what to do and they will surprise you with their ingenuity. -George S. Patton
    Today's preparation determines tomorrow's achievement. -unknown
    Enthusiasm is that secret and harmonious spirit which hovers over the production of genius. -Isaac Disraeli
    He who is filled with love is filled with God himself. -Saint Augustine
    What you are will show in what you do. -Thomas Alva Edison
    You're in a much better position to talk with people when they approach you than when you approach them. -Pilgrims
    No one ever went broke by saying no too often. -Harvey Mckay
    If you want to sacrifice the admiration of many men for the criticism of one, go ahead, get married. -Katherine Hepburn
    It takes less time to do things right that to explain why you did it wrong. -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    The real voyage of discovery lies not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes. -Marcel Proust
    Take charge of your attitude. Don't let someone else choose it for you. -Anonymous
    I'm at an age where I think more about food than I do about sex. Last week I put a mirror over my dining room table. -Rodney Dangerfield
    A dose of adversity is often as needful as a dose of medicine. -American Proverb
    Self confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings. -Samuel Johnson
    Help people become more motivated by guiding them to the source of their own power. -Paul G. Thomas
    Self-reverence, self-knowledge, self-control - these three alone lead life to sovereign power. -Alfred Lord Tennyson
    A salesman minus enthusiasm is just a clerk. -Harry F. Banks
    There's nobody "out there." It's all in here. -Mal Pancoast
    Vitality shows not only in the ability to persist, but in the ability to start over. -F. Scott Fitzgerald
    In helping others, we shall help ourselves, for whatever good we give out completes the circle and comes back to us. -Flora Edwards
    The first responsibility of a leader is to define reality. The last is to say thank you. In between, the leader is a servant. -Max Depree
    We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence then, is not an act, but a habit. -Aristotle
    Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned. -Buddha
    The road to success is dotted with many tempting parking places. -Author unknown
    A diamond is a chunk of coal that made good under pressure. -Unknown Author
    Even as water carves monuments of stone, so do our thoughts shape our character. -Hugh B. Brown
    The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes. -Benjamin Disraeli
    There is no more miserable human being than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision. -William James
    Only those who dare to fail greatly, can ever achieve greatly. -Robert Kennedy
    Finite to fail, but infinite to venture. -Emily Dickinson
    Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries. -James A. Michener
    The difference between involvement and commitment is like ham and eggs. The chicken is involved; the pig is committed. -Martina Navratilova
    Perseverance is the hard work you do after you get tired of doing the hard work you already did. -Newt Gingrich
    I never knew how to worship until I knew how to love. -Henry Ward Beecher
    What we obtain too cheap we esteem too little; it is dearness only that gives everything value. -Thomas Paine
    Problems are not stop signs, they are guidelines. -Robert Schuller
    Love me or hate me, but spare me your indifference. -John Galsworthy
    We must obey the great law of change. It is the most powerful law of nature. -Edmund Burke
    Success is relative. It is what we can make of the mess we have made of things. -T. S. Eliot
    Whatever you do, or dream you can, begin it. Boldness has genius and power and magic in it. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    No person is ever good for much, that hasn't been swept off their feet by enthusiasm between ages twenty and thirty. -James A. Froude
    Fall seven times; stand up eight. -Japanese Proverb
    I don't eat junk foods and I don't think junk thoughts. -Pilgrims
    To the timid soul, nothing is possible. -John Bach
    You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. -Eleanor Roosevelt
    It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more than anything else, will affect its successful outcome. -William James
    The more you lose yourself in something bigger than yourself, the more energy you will have. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Seldom does an individual exceed his own expectations. -Unknown
    Rule your mind or it will rule you. -Horace
    Coming together is a beginning; keeping together is progress; working together is success. -Henry Ford
    You are never too old to set another goal or to dream a new dream. -Les Brown
    We must become the change we want to see. -Gandhi
    You can tell a lot about a fellow's character by his way of eating jelly beans. -Ronald Wilson Reagan
    It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is the hope of today and the reality of tomorrow. -Robert H. Goddard
    Knowing is not enough; we must apply. Willing is not enough; we must do. -Johann von Goethe
    Only the hand that erases can write the true thing. -Meister Eckhart
    The supreme happiness in life is the conviction that we are loved. -Victor Hugo
    When you cannot make up your mind which of two evenly balanced courses of action you should take - choose the bolder. -William Joseph Slim
    The greatest gifts you can give your children are the roots of responsibility and the wings of independence. -Denis Waitley
    Necessity may be the mother of invention, but play is certainly the father. -Roger von Oech
    In every difficult situation is potential value. Believe this, then begin looking for it. -Norman Vincent Peale
    When ability exceeds ambition, or ambition exceeds ability, the likelihood of success is limited. -Ralph Half
    Rest is the sweet sauce of labor. -Plutarch
    God's gifts put man's best dreams to shame. -Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    Are you green and growing or ripe and rotting?. -Ray Kroc
    You're the only one who can make the difference. Whatever your dream is, go for it. -Earvin Magic Johnson
    Many of life's failures are men who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. -Thomas Edison
    Of all the attitudes we can acquire, surely the attitude of gratitude is the most important and by far the most life-changing. -Zig Ziglar
    Happiness or unhappiness is often a matter of choice. -Unknown Author
    In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love, you want the other person. -Margaret Anderson
    Five things constitute perfect virtue: gravity, magnanimity, earnestness, sincerity and kindness. -Confucius
    No man succeeds without a good woman behind him. Wife or mother, if it is both, he is twice blessed indeed. - 1963. -Harold Macmillan
    A hard beginning maketh a good ending. -John Heywood
    One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life; That word is love. -Sophocles
    The person who really thinks learns quite as much from his failures as from his successes. -John Dewey
    What we anticipate seldom occurs, what we least expected generally happens. -Benjamin Disraeli
    Kindness is the light that dissolves all walls between souls, families, and nations. -Paramahansa Yogananda
    And forget not that the earth delights to feel your bare feet and the winds long to play with your hair. -Kahlil Gibran
    The beginning is the most important part of the work. -Plato
    Cherish your visions and your dreams, as they are the children of your soul; the blueprints of your ultimate achievements. -Napoleon Hill
    The time to relax is when you don't have time for it. -Sydney Harris
    We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. -Oscar Wilde
    Death gives us sleep, eternal youth, and immortality. -Jean Paul Richter
    Of all the properties which belong to honorable men, not one is so highly prized as that of character. -Henry Clary
    Tell me what you like and I'll tell you what you are. -John Ruskin
    Of all ills that one endures, hope is a cheap and universal cure. -Abraham Cowley
    Most of life is choices, and the rest is pure dumb luck. -Marian Erickson
    Children today are tyrants. They contradict their parents, gobble their food, and tyrannize their teachers. -Socrates
    Incorrect assumptions lie at the root of every failure. Have the courage to test your assumption. -Brian Tracy
    If I have seen further than others, it is because I have stood on the shoulders of giants. -Sir Isaac Newton
    No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy - unless you let him. -Napolean Hill
    So many fail because they don't get started; they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin. -W. Clement Stone
    You must not only aim right, but draw the bow with all your might. -Henry David Thoreau
    If I would be happy, I would be a bad ballplayer. With me, when I get mad, it puts energy in my body. -Roberto Clemente
    Love is a canvas furnished by nature and embroidered by imagination. -Voltaire
    To succeed at the level I want to... you have to be focused and serious. -Kent Steffes
    There is no time like the pleasant. -Oliver Herford
    You are the land. The land is you. -Merlin
    Lost time is never found again. -Proverb
    Every calling is great when greatly pursued. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
    The pursuit of perfection often impedes improvement. -George F. Will
    A man who dares to waste one hour of life has not discovered the value of life. -Charles Darwin
    God is a verb. -Buckminster Fuller
    Opportunity seems to have an uncanny habit of favoring those who have paid the price of years of preparation. -Unknown Author
    Do the thing and you will have the power. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The first and great commandment is: Don't let them scare you. -Elmer Davis
    The closest distance between two people is a good laugh. -Leo Bascalia
    It is not only for what we do that we are held responsible, but also for what we do not do. -John Baptiste Moliére
    People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing-that's why we recommend it daily. -Zig Ziglar
    Character is a by-product; it is produced in the great manufacture of daily duty. -Woodrow T. Wilson
    Concentration is the ability to think about absolutely nothing when it is absolutely necessary. -Ray Knight
    Nothing profits more than self-esteem, grounded on what is just and right. -John Milton
    Success, or failure, very often arrives on wings that seem mysterious to us. -Dr. Marcus Bach
    The expectations of life depend upon diligence; the mechanic that would perfect his work must first sharpen his tools. -Confucius
    The secret to managing is to keep the guys who hate you away from the guys who are undecided. -Casey Stengel
    If you haven't any charity in your heart, you have the worst kind of heart trouble. -Bob Hope
    For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward. -Jim Rohn
    The inner thought coming from the heart represents the real motives and desires. These are the cause of action. -Raymond Holliwell
    All God wants of man is a peaceful heart. -Meister Eckhart
    Real knowledge is to know the extent of one's ignorance. -Confucius
    The obstacles you face are... mental barriers which can be broken by adopting a more positive approach. -Clarence Blasier
    It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped. -Anthony Robbins
    A nail is driven out by another nail. Habit is overcome by habit. -Desiderius Erasmus
    Whatever is flexible and living will tend to grow; whatever is rigid and blocked will wither and die. -Lao Tzu
    I think and that is all that I am. -Wayne Dyer
    In prosperity, our friends know us; in adversity, we know our friends. -John Churton Collins
    Attempt the impossible only to improve your work. -Bette Davis
    Sometimes we are limited more by attitude than by opportunities. -Anonymous
    Don't let today's disappointments cast a shadow on tomorrow's dreams. -Unknown Author
    Sever the ignorant doubt in your heart with the sword of self-knowledge. Observe your discipline. Arise. -Bhagavad-gita
    Young people tell you what they are doing, old people what they have done and fools what they wish to do. -French
    We know the truth, not only by the reason, but also by the heart. -Blaise Pascal
    Being defeated is often only a temporary condition. Giving up is what makes it permanent. -Marilyn vos Savant
    No pain, no palm; no thorns, no throne; no gall, no glory; no cross, no crown. -William Penn
    Men do not die from overwork. They die from dissipation and worry. -Charles Evans Hughes
    Small deeds done are better than great deeds planned. -Peter Marshall
    You cannot step twice into the same river; for other waters are continually flowing in. -Heraclitus
    If a man can see both sides of a problem, you know that none of his money is tied up in it. -Verda Ross
    And think not you can guide the course of love. For love, if it finds you worthy, shall guide your course. -Kahlil Gibran
    It is not the position, but the disposition. -J. E. Dinger
    Get a good idea and stay with it. Dog it, and work at it until it's done right. -Walt Disney
    It's hard to detect good luck - it looks so much like something you've earned. -Frank A. Clark
    This one step - choosing a goal and sticking to it - changes everything. -Scott Reed
    The optimist sees the rose and not its thorns; the pessimist stares at the thorns, oblivious of the rose. -Kahlil Gibran
    Thoughtfulness for others, generosity, modesty and self-respect are the qualities which make a real gentleman or lady. -Thomas H. Huxley
    Depression loses its power when fresh vision pierces the darkness. -Peter Sinclair
    Work joyfully and peacefully, knowing that right thoughts and right efforts will inevitably bring about right results. -James Allen
    He has achieved success who has worked well, laughed often, and loved much. -Elbert Hubbard
    Time ripens all things, no man is born wise. -Miguel de Cervantes
    The closest to perfection a person ever comes is when he fills out a job application form. -Stanely J. Randall
    It is never too late to become what you might have been. -George Eliot
    Your worth consists in what you are and not in what you have. -Thomas Alva Edison
    I can't believe that God put us on this earth to be ordinary. -Lou Holtz
    Ambition is the germ from which all growth of nobleness proceeds. -Thomas Dunn English
    Confidence is a very fragile thing. -Joe Montana
    A leader is one who knows the way, goes the way and shows the way. -John C. Maxwell
    Keep your mind on the things you want and off the things you don't want. -Hannah Whitall Smith
    The reputation of a thousand years may be determined by the conduct of one hour. -Japanese proverb
    Life is a state of consciousness. -Emmett Fox
    God doesn't seek for golden vessels, and does not ask for silver ones, but He must have clean ones. -Dwight L. Moody
    When you cease to dream you cease to live. -Malcolm S. Forbes
    Life's blows cannot break a person whose spirit is warmed at the fire of enthusiasm. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Little minds attain and are subdued by misfortunes; but great minds rise above them. -Washington Irving
    Reality leaves a lot to the imagination. -John Lennon
    I have nothing to offer but blood, toil, tears, and sweat. -Sir Winston Churchill
    People who think honestly and deeply have a hostile attitude towards the public. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. -Anthony Robbins
    Effort only full releases its reward after a person refuses to quit. -Napoleon Hill
    Curiosity will conquer fear even more than bravery will. -James Stephens
    Light tomorrow with today. -Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    Be smart, be intelligent and be informed. -Tony Allasandra
    There is always a way to go if you look for it. -Ernest A. Fitzgerald
    It's choice - not chance - that determines your destiny. -Jean Nidetch
    Failure is the path of least persistence. -Unknown Author
    Live with passion. -Anthony Robbins
    There is the greatest practical benefit in making a few failures early in life. -Thomas Henry Huxley
    Genius is one percent inspiration and 99 percent perspiration. -Thomas Alva Edison
    Civilizations die from suicide, not by murder. -Arnold Toynbee
    Expect nothing; be prepared for anything. -Samurai Saying
    In things pertaining to enthusiasm, no man is sane who does not know how to be insane on proper occasions. -Henry Ward Beecher
    Bright lights cast dark shadows when shone from only one direction. -David Kelley
    Accept the challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory. -General George Patton
    There is nothing that fear and hope does not permit men to do. -Marquis De Vauvenargues
    Knowledge is power. -Francis Bacon
    The truest greatness lies in being kind, the truest wisdom in a happy mind. -Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    The most distinguishing feature of winners is their intensity of purpose. -Alymer Letterman
    Just trust yourself, then you will know how to live. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Confidence on the outside begins by living with integrity on the inside. -Brian Tracy
    Our character is what we do when we think no one is looking. -H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
    Some desire is necessary to keep life in motion. -Samuel Johnson
    Every burden is a blessing. -Robert H. Schuller
    The sharp employ the sharp. -Douglas William Jerrold
    Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Everything is perfect in the universe - even your desire to improve it. -Wayne Dyer
    Those who know don't tell and those who tell don't know. -Zen Proverb
    The secret of good writing is to say an old thing in a new way or to say a new thing in an old way. -Richard Harding Davis
    I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often. -Brian Tracy
    The most splendid achievement of all is the constant striving to surpass yourself and to be worthy of your own approval. -Denis Waitley
    Over the years, I've had hundreds of shots blocked. You've got to go in and take chances. -John Havlicek
    The lack of belief is a defect that ought to be concealed when it cannot be overcome -Jonathan Swift
    Life doesn't require that we be the best, only that we try our best. -H. Jackson Brown
    A man can succeed at almost anything for which he has unlimited enthusiasm. -Charles Schwab
    An expert is someone who knows a lot about the past. -Tom Hopkins
    Music has charms to soothe the savage breast, to soften rocks or bend a knotted oak. -William Congreve
    Cheerfulness and contentment are great beautifiers and are famous preservers of youthful looks. -Charles Dickens
    The most powerful weapon on earth is the human soul on fire. -Ferdinand Foch
    Playing safe is only playing. -Chuck Olson
    Children need models rather than critics. -Joseph Joubert Persees
    You can observe a lot by just watching. -Yogi Berra
    The most damaging phrase in the language is: It's always been done that way. -Grace Hopper
    It takes as much stress to be a success as it does to be a failure. -Emilio James Trujillo
    Give all to love; obey thy heart. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The man who follows a crowd will never be followed by a crowd. -R. S. Donnell
    Education is the ability to think clearly, act well in the world of work and to appreciate life. -Brigham Young
    The average estimate themselves by what they do, the above average by what they are. -Johann Friedrich Von Schiller
    To err is human; to admit it, superhuman. -Doug Larson, United Feature Syndicate
    The truth shall make you free. -The Bible, John 8
    There is not great talent without great will power. -Honore de Balzac
    The possible's slow fuse is lit by the imagination. -Emily Dickinson
    Take time to deliberate; but when the time for action arrives, stop thinking and go in. -Andrew Jackson
    When you are down on your back, if you can look up, you can get up. -Les Brown
    Tell a man he is brave, and you help him to become so. -Thomas Carlyle
    Our business in life is not to succeed, but to continue to fail in good spirits. -Robert Louis Stevenson
    When I was young, I admired clever people. Now that I am old, I admire kind people. -Abraham Joshua Heschel
    A good beginning makes a good end. -English Proverb
    I write music with an exclamation point! -Richard Wagner
    When it gets dark enough you can see the stars. -Lee Salk
    I am a big believer that eventually everything comes back to you. You get back what you give out. -Nancy Reagan
    Our greatest natural resource is the minds of our children. -Walt Disney
    The best way to make happy money is to make money your hobby and not your god. -Scott Alexander
    Two men look out the same prison bars; one sees mud and the other stars. -Frederick Langbridge
    A man full of courage is also full of faith. -Cicero
    The world isn't interested in the storms you encountered, but whether or not you brought in the ship. -Raul Armesto
    Imagination disposes of everything; it creates beauty, justice, happiness, which is everything in this world. -Blaise Pascal
    With a written agreement you have a prayer; with a verbal agreement you have nothing but air. -Robert Ringer
    We are that which activates the body. -Pilgrims
    Good timber does not grow with ease; the stronger the wind, the stronger the trees. -J. Willard Marriott
    Not to alter one's faults is to be faulty indeed. -Confucius
    To me, the greatest pleasure of writing is not what it's about, but the inner music that words make. -Truman Capote
    I pray without ceasing now. My personal prayer is: Make me an instrument which only truth can speak. -Pilgrims
    A person's worth in this world is estimated according to the value they put on themselves. -Jean De La Bruyere
    Words are, of course, the most powerful drug used by mankind. -Rudyard Kipling
    We must believe in luck. For how else can we explain the success of those we don't like? -Jean Cocteau
    A celebrity is a person who works hard all his life to become well known, then wears dark glasses to avoid being recognized. -Fred Allen
    The mediocre teacher tells. The good teacher explains. The superior teacher demonstrates. The great teacher inspires. -William A. Ward
    You never achieve real success unless you like what you are doing. -Dale Carnegie
    Perpetual optimism is a force multiplier. -Colin Powell
    Money is the seed of money. -Jean-jacques Rousseau
    Does't thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of. -Benjamin Franklin
    History will be kind to me or I intend to write it. -Winston Churchill
    Be like a postage stamp. Stick to one thing until you get there. -Dietrich Bonhoeffer
    Never let the fear of striking out get in your way. -Babe Ruth
    Many an opportunity is lost because a man is out looking for four-leaf clovers. -Anonymous
    Life without love is like a tree without blossoms or fruit. -Kahlil Gibran
    Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence. -Helen Keller
    The only way to overcome is to hang in. Even I'm starting to believe that. -Dan O'Brien
    Six essential qualities are the key to success: sincerity, personal integrity, humility, courtesy, wisdom, charity. -William Menninger
    Work consists of whatever a body is obliged to do. Play consists of whatever a body is not obliged to do. -Mark Twain
    Bravery is the capacity to perform properly even when scared half to death. -General Omar Bradley
    The act of writing is the act of discovering what you believe. -David Hare
    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
    I never did anything worth doing by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident; they came by work. -Thomas Alva Edison
    Out of suffering comes creativity. You cannot spell painting without pain. -John Lithgow in Third Rock From the Sun
    Character is much easier kept than recovered. -Thomas Paine
    Prudent, cautious self-control, is wisdom's root. -Robert Burns
    A painting in a museum probably hears more foolish remarks than anything else in the world. -Edmond and Jules De Goncourt
    Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them? -Abraham Lincoln
    If a man has common sense, he has all the sense there is. -Sam Rayburn
    Imagination gives you the picture. Vision gives you the impulse to make the picture your own. -Robert Collier
    Business has only two functions - marketing and innovation. -Peter F. Drucker
    It is easier to believe than to doubt. -Everett D. Martin
    Be a Columbus to whole new continents and worlds within you, opening new channels, not of trade, but of thought. -Henry David Thoreau
    Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment. Full effort is full victory. -Mahatma Gandhi
    The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas of enthusiasm. -Thomas J. Watson
    In the midst of winter, I found there was, within me, an invincible summer. -Albert Camus
    You have within you right now, everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you. -Brian Tracy
    You never suffer from a money problem, you always suffer from an idea problem. -Robert Schuller
    Developing the plan is actually laying out the sequence of events that have to occur for you to achieve your goal. -George L. Morrisey
    If you're headed in the wrong direction, God allows U-turns. -Unknown Author
    Keep your face to the sunshine and you never see the shadow. -Helen Keller
    A man without a smiling face must not open a shop. -Chinese Proverb
    The real voyage of discovery consists of not in seeking new landscapes but in having new eyes. -Marcel Proust
    Blessed are those who can give without remembering and take without forgetting. -Elizabeth Bibesco
    If you want children to keep their feet on the ground, put some responsibility on their shoulders. -Abigail Van Buren
    If you put a small value on yourself, rest assured that the world will not raise your price. -Unknown Author
    You cannot be wimpy out there on the dream-seeking trail. Dare to break through barriers, to find your own path. -Les Brown
    Ability is of little account without opportunity. -Napoleon Bonaparte
    Christopher Columbus, as everyone knows, is honored by posterity because he was the last to discover America. -James Joyce
    Those who educate children well are more to be honored than parents, for these only gave life, those the art of living well. -Aristotle
    The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost. -G. K. Chesterton
    Happiness is an attitude of mind, born of the simple determination to be happy under all outward circumstances. -J. Donald Walters
    What lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies within us. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    And what is a man without energy? Nothing - nothing at all. -Mark Twain
    Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I'll show you someone who has overcome adversity. -Lou Holtz
    Nothing so needs reforming as other people's habits. -Mark Twain
    We grow great by dreams. All big men are dreamers. -Woodrow T. Wilson
    We confide in our strength, without boasting of it; we respect that of others, without fearing it. -Thomas Jefferson
    Seek first to understand and then to be understood. -Stephen Covey
    Morale is a state of mind. It is steadfastness and courage and hope. -George Marshall
    Imagination rules the world -Napoleon
    Every great man is always being helped by everybody; for his gift is to get good out of all things and all persons. -John Ruskin
    I no doubt deserved my enemies, but I don't believe I deserved my friends. -Walt Whitman
    People are not lazy. They simply have impotent goals-that is, goals that do not inspire them. -Anthony Robbins
    I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity, an obligation; every possession, a duty. -John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
    Genius is the gold in the mine; talent is the miner who works and brings it out. -Lady Blessington
    You can't take it with you when you go. -Proverb
    I don't know any parents that look into the eyes of a newborn baby and say, "How can we screw this kid up.". -Russell Bishop
    Purpose serves as a principle around which to organize our lives. -Author unknown
    The foundation of lasting self-confidence and self esteem is excellence, mastery of your work. -Brian Tracy
    Don't be afraid to take a big step. You can't cross a chasm in two small jumps. -David Lloyd George
    Over every mountain there is a path, although it may not be seen from the valley. -James Rogers
    True courage is a result of reasoning. A brave mind is always impregnable. -Jeremy Collier
    What is to give light must endure the burning. -Victor Frankl
    A good rest is half the work. -Proverb
    If you put off everything till you're sure of it, you'll get nothing done. -Norman Vincent Peale
    To get what you want, STOP doing what isn't working. -Dennis Weaver
    Do somethings are not moved by the criticism of do nothings. -Peter Sinclair
    Someone's sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago. -Warren Buffett
    I have discovered that we may be in some degree whatever character we choose. Besides, practice forms a man to anything. -James Boswell
    Fanaticism consists of redoubling your efforts when you have forgotten your aim. -Semisonic, closing Time
    It is impossible to go through life without trust. That is to be imprisoned in the worst cell of all - oneself. -Graham Greene
    We promise according to our hopes and perform according to our fears. -Francois De La Rochefoucauld
    A word is dead when it is said, some say. I say it just begins to live that day. -Emily Dickinson
    I've always believed that you can think positive just as well as you can think negative. -Sugar Ray Robinson
    There are three ingredients in the good life: yearning, learning, and earning. -Christopher Morley
    Imagination is the eye of the soul. -Joubert
    Fear of death has been the greatest ally of tyranny past and present. -Sydney Hook
    I wanted to be scared again... I wanted to feel unsure again. That's the only way I learn, the only way I feel challenged. -Connie Chung
    Promise yourself to be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind. -Christian Larson
    Only a life lived for others is worth living. -Albert Einstein
    My life has been filled with terrible misfortune; most of which never happened. -Michel Eyquem
    It is in changing that things find purpose. -Heraclitus
    A certain amount of opposition is of great help to a man. Kites rise against, not with the wind. -John Neal
    If you love somebody, let them go, for if they return, they were always yours. And if they don't, they never were. -Kahlil Gibran
    Wealth stays with us a little moment if at all: only our characters are steadfast, not our gold. -Euripides
    You can't depend on your judgment when your imagination is out of focus. -Mark Twain
    With ordinary talents and extraordinary perseverance, all things are attainable. -Sir Thomas Fowell Buxton
    To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing. -Elbert Hubbard
    Ambition can creep as well as soar. -Edmund Burke
    The great end of life is not knowledge but action. -Thomas Henry Huxley
    Happiness is not a reward - it is consequence. Suffering is not a punishment - it is a result. -Robert Green Ingersoll
    The greatest things are accomplished by individual people, not by committees or companies. -Alfred A. Montapert
    Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you'll never cease to grow. -Anthony J. D'Angelo
    You become strong by defying defeat and by turning loss into gain and failure to success. -Napoleon
    To succeed... You need to find something to hold on to, something to motivate you, something to inspire you. -Tony Dorsett
    Living a life without limits is the highest state of existence. -Lieh Tzu
    A life spent making mistakes is not only more honorable but more useful than a life spent doing nothing. -George Bernard Shaw
    I just try to be the best I can be and hope that is the best ever. -Tiger Woods
    Remember, no human condition is ever permanent. Then you will not be overjoyed in good fortune nor too scornful in misfortune. -Socrates
    Instead of giving myself reasons why I can't, I give myself reasons why I can. -Unknown Author
    When you give a man a dole you deny him his dignity, and when you deny him his dignity you rob him his destiny. -Zig Ziglar
    You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you. -Walt Disney
    Honesty is the cornerstone of all success, without which confidence and ability to perform shall cease to exist. -Mary Kay Ash
    Imagination will often carry us to worlds that never were. But without it we go nowhere. -Carl Sagan
    How to succeed? Try hard enough. -Malcolm Forbes
    If your energy is as boundless as your ambition, total commitment may be a way of life you should seriously consider. -Dr. Joyce Brothers
    Ingenuity, plus courage, plus work, equals miracles. -Bob Richards
    To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish; then resolve to pay the price to get it. -Bunker Hunt
    Our own heart, and not other men's opinions, forms our true honor. -Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteeen. -W. C. Fields
    Happiness is a perfume you cannot pour on others without getting a few drops on yourself. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    We promise according to our hopes and perform according to our fears. -Francois De La Rochefoucauld, French Classical Writer
    Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit. -Napoleon Hill
    The only limits are, as always, those of vision. -James Broughton
    Cessation of work is not accompanied by cessation of expenses. -Cato The Elder
    A happy family is but an earlier heaven. -Sir John Bowring
    Careers, like rockets, don't always take off on schedule. The key is to keep working the engines. -Gary Sinise
    Look within!... The secret is inside you. -Hui-neng
    What we see depends mainly on what we look for. -Sir John Lubbock
    It was courage, faith, endurance and a dogged determination to surmount all obstacles that built this bridge. -John J. Watson
    It's not the situation... It's your reaction to the situation. -Robert Conklin
    You have to learn the rules of the game. And then you have to play better than anyone else. -Albert Einstein
    I am always busy, which is perhaps the chief reason why I am always well. -Elizabeth Cady Stanton
    People have been known to achieve more as a result of working with others than against them. -Dr. Allan Fromme
    He has the right to criticize who has the heart to help. -Abraham Lincoln
    Ever notice that people never say "It's only a game" when they're winning? -Ivern Ball
    You can tell what a man is by what he does when he hasn't anything to do. -Anonymous
    The worst bankruptcy in the world is the person who has lost his enthusiasm. -H. W. Arnold
    Let us not be content to wait and see what will happen, but give us the determination to make the right things happen. -Peter Marshall
    Often attitudes are kindled in the flame of others' convictions. -Louis E. Le Bar
    If you want to win anything-a race, your self, your life-you have to go a little berserk. -George Sheehan
    Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else. -Les Brown
    A free lunch is only found in mousetraps. -John Capozzi
    We are born into the world of nature; our second birth is into the world of spirit. -Bhagavad-gita
    Happiness comes when we test our skills towards some meaningful purpose. -John Stosssel
    Everything that is really great and inspiring is created by the individual who can labor in freedom. -Albert Einstein
    I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free. -Michelangelo
    There is no substitute for victory. -Douglas MacArthur
    Courage and resolution are the spirit and soul of virtue. -Thomas Fuller
    Most successful men have not achieved their distinction by having some new talent or opportunity that was at hand. -Bruce Barton
    The heart has its reasons which reason knows not of. -Pascal
    Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing. -Theodore Roosevelt
    Throughout the centuries there were men who took first steps, down new roads, armed with nothing but their own vision. -Ayn Rand
    The results you achieve will be in direct proportion to the effort you apply. -Denis Waitley
    When a man finds no peace within himself it is useless to seek it elsewhere. -L. A. Rouchefoliocauld
    Hope is grief's best music. -Unknown Author
    The reason people blame things on the previous generations is that there's only one other choice. -Doug Larson
    Never explain - your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway. -Elbert Hubbard
    See things as you would have them be instead of as they are. -Robert Collier
    Nothing happens unless first a dream. -Carl Sandburg
    Marriage should be a duet-when one sings, the other claps. -Joe Murray
    Our chief want in life is somebody who shall make us do what we can. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Truth indeed rather alleviates than hurts, and will always bear up against falsehood, as oil does above water. -Miguel de Cervantes
    There is only one happiness in life, to love and be loved. -George Sand
    Be bold, be bold, and everywhere be bold. -Herbert Spencer
    If you think education is expensive, try ignorance. -Derek Bok
    The love we give away is the only love we keep. -Elbert Hubbard
    Your talent is God's gift to you. What you do with it is your gift back to God. -Leo Buscaglia
    Every day, in every way, I am getting better and better. -Emile Coue
    It's your unlimited power to care and to love that can make the biggest difference in the quality of your life. -Anthony Robbins
    Wealth is the ability to fully experience life. -Henry David Thoreau
    You build a successful career, regardless of your field of endeavor, by the dozens of little things you do on and off the job. -Zig Ziglar
    The greatest risk is the risk of riskless living. -Stephen Covey
    Cowards die many times before their deaths; the valiant never taste of death but once. -William Shakespeare
    To ease another's heartache is to forget one's own. -Abraham Lincoln
    Chance favors only the prepared mind. -Louis Pasteur
    For all your days prepare, And meet them ever alike: When you are the anvil, bear-When you are the hammer, strike. -Edwin Markham
    He who asks a question may be a fool for five minutes, but he who never asks a question remains a fool forever. -Tom Connelly
    The achievements of an organization are the results of the combined effort of each individual. -Vincent Lombardi
    Always treat your employees exactly as you want them to treat your best customers. -Stephen R. Covey
    Writing is thinking on paper. -William Zinsser
    Days are scrolls: Write on them only what you want remembered. -Bach Ya-ibn Pakuda
    When they discover the center of the universe, a lot of people will be disappointed to discover they are not it. -Bernard Bailey
    It is literally true that you can succeed best and quickest by helping others to succeed. -Napoleon Hill
    Happiness is not by chance, but by choice. -Jim Rohn
    It is the quality of our work which will please God and not the quantity. -Mahatma Gandhi
    Where there is no shame, there is no honor. -African Proverb
    Don't wait for someone to take you under their wing. Find a good wing and climb up underneath it. -Frank C. Bucaro
    A promise must never be broken. -Alexander Hamilton
    If the only prayer you ever say in your entire life is thank you, it will be enough. -Meister Eckhardt
    The world of achievement has always belonged to the optimist. -Harold Wilkins
    There is no knowledge that is not power. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The world is full of willing people, some willing to work, the rest willing to let them. -Robert Frost
    That which costs little is less valued. -Miguel De Cervantes
    The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young. -Henry Ford
    Energy and persistence alter all things. -Benjamin Franklin
    Poverty of course is no disgrace, but it is damned annoying. -William Pitt
    In actual life every great enterprise begins with and takes its first forward step in faith. -Friedrich Schlegel
    Leadership is action, not position. -Donald H. McGannon
    Unhappiness is in not knowing what we want and killing ourselves to get it. -Don Herold
    Paralyze resistance with persistence. -Woody Hayes
    Shallow men believe in luck. Strong men believe in cause and effect. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Man knows more than he understands. -Alfred Adler
    Show me the leader and I will know his men. Show me the men and I will know their leader. -Arthur W. Newcomb
    Immature love says I love you because I need you. Mature love says I need you because I love you. -Erich Fromm
    The marble not yet carved can hold the form of every thought the greatest artist has. -Michelangelo
    When you judge another, you do not define them, you define yourself. -Wayne Dyer
    Just play. Have fun. Enjoy the game. -Michael Jordan
    That kind of life is most happy which affords us most opportunities of gaining our own esteem. -Samuel Johnson
    Whatever good things we build end up building us. -Jim Rohn
    The great leaders are like the best conductors - they reach beyond the notes to reach the magic in the players. -Blaine Lee
    Think twice before burdening a friend with a secret. -Marlene Dietrich
    We're all pilgrims on the same journey-but some pilgrims have better road maps. -Nelson Demille
    To have striven, to have made the effort, to have been true to certain ideals - this alone is worth the struggle. -William Penn
    First we form habits, then they form us. Conquer your bad habits, or they'll eventually conquer you. -Rob Gilbert
    The more you praise and celebrate your life, the more there is in life to celebrate. -Oprah Winfrey
    Some people dream of success... while others wake up and work hard at it. -Author unknown
    Wherever you go, go with all your heart. -Confucius
    When a man is no longer anxious to do better than well, he is done for. -Benjamin Haydon
    Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless. -Jamie Paolinetti
    The universe is change; our life is what our thoughts make it. -Marcus Aurelius
    There lies more faith in honest doubt, believe me, than in half the creeds. -Lord Alfred Tennyson
    Optimism. The doctrine or belief that everything is beautiful, including what is ugly. -Ambrose Bierce
    The true mystery of the world is the visible, not the invisible. -Oscar Wilde
    You have all the reason in the world to achieve your grandest dreams. Imagination plus innovation equals realization. -Denis Waitley
    Planning is bringing the future into the present so that you can do something about it now. -Alan Lakein
    Commerce is the great civilizer. We exchange ideas when we exchange fabrics. -Robert G. Ingersoll
    History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid. -Dwight D. Eisenhower
    It is not necessary to hope in order to understand, nor to succeed in order to persevere. -Charles The Bold
    Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. -Martin Luther King
    A thing long expected takes the form of the unexpected when at last it comes. -Mark Twain
    Let us love, not in word or speech, but in truth and action. -The Bible, 1 John 3
    Character develops itself in the stream of life. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    In the province of the mind, what one believes to be true either is true or becomes true. -John Lilly
    The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Great necessities call out great virtues. -Abigail Adams
    Then indecision brings its own delays and days are lost lamenting o'er lost days. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    A truly creative person rids him or herself of all self-imposed limitations. -Gerald G Jampolsky
    It is better to be defeated on principle than to win on lies. -Arthur Calwell
    If you want to make good use of your time, you've got to know what's most important and then give it all you've got. -Lee Iacocca
    Good people are good because they've come to wisdom through failure. -William Saroyan
    We would frequently be ashamed of our good deeds if people saw all of the motives that produced them. -Francois De La Rochefoucauld
    None are so old as those who have outlived enthusiasm. -Henry David Thoreau
    For true success ask yourself these four questions: Why? Why not? Why not me? Why not now?. -Jimmy Dean
    Two human loves make one divine. -Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world. -William Shakespeare
    Loving people live in a loving world. Hostile people live in a hostile world. Same world. -Wayne Dyer
    Whoso neglects learning in his youth, loses the past and is dead for the future. -Euripides
    Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly. -St Francis Sales
    It's not the will to win, but the will to prepare to win that makes the difference. -Paul Bear Bryant
    Yesterday's the past and tomorrow's the future. Today is a gift - which is why they call it the present. -Bill Keane
    Faith, mighty faith, the promise sees, And looks to God alone; Laughs at impossibilities, And cries it shall be done. -Charles Wesley
    You cannot be friends upon any other terms than upon the terms of equality. -Woodrow Wilson
    It is hard to fail, but it is worse never to have tried to succeed. -Theodore Roosevelt
    He that would have fruit must climb the tree. -Thomas Fuller
    One of the strongest characteristics of genius is the power of lighting its own fire. -John W. Foster
    If you love the life you live, you will live a life of love. -Unknown Author
    Take your life in your own hands and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame. -Erica Jong
    In the midst of movement and chaos, keep stillness inside of you. -Deepak Chopra
    Men are failures, not because they are stupid, but because they are not sufficiently impassioned. -Struther Burt
    The thing I fear most is fear. -Michel Eyquem
    The cynic says, One man can't do anything. I say, Only one man can do anything. -John W. Gardner
    Nobody's a natural. You work hard to get good and then work hard to get better. -Paul Coffey
    Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world. -Albert Einstein
    No one's head aches when he is comforting another -Indian Proverb
    Abundance is not something we acquire. It is something we tune into. -Wayne Dyer
    To succeed in business it is necessary to make others see things as you see them. -John H. Patterson
    To be upset over what you don't have is to waste what you do have. -Ken Keyes
    It is not what we take up, but what we give up, that makes us rich. -Henry Ward Beecher
    A reputation once broken may possibly be repaired, but the world will always keep their eyes on the spot where the crack was. -Joseph Hall
    The imagination is never governed, it is always the ruling and divine power. -John Ruskin
    Men are more important than tools. If you don't believe so, put a good tool into the hands of a poor workman. -John J. Bernet
    To exist is to change; to change is to mature; to mature is to create oneself endlessly. -Henri Bergson
    To go beyond is as bad as to fall short. -Anonymous
    To each man is reserved a work which he alone can do. -Susan Blow
    I hope our wisdom will grow with our power, and teach us, that the less we use our power the greater it will be. -Thomas Jefferson
    The awakening has begun! -William Dempsey
    Though I am always in haste, I am never in a hurry. -John Wesley
    My evil genius Procrastination has whispered me to tarry 'til a more convenient season. -Mary Todd Lincoln
    Encouraged people achieve the best; dominated people achieve second best; neglected people achieve the least. -Anonymous
    Let us not look back in anger or forward in fear, but around in awareness. -James Thurber
    Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish. -John Quincy Adams
    Live daringly, boldly, fearlessly. Taste the relish to be found in competition - in having put forth the best within you. -Henry J. Kaiser
    I count him braver who overcomes his desires than him who conquers his enemies; for the hardest victory is over self. -Aristotle
    It takes tremendous discipline to control the influence, the power you have over other people's lives. -Clint Eastwood
    Change is difficult but often essential to survival. -Les Brown
    The same hammer that shatters the glass forges the steel. -Russian Proverb
    The immature mind hops from one thing to another; the mature mind seeks to follow through. -Harry A. Overstreet
    If you look for the worst in people and expect to find it, you surely will. -Abraham Lincoln
    We cherish our friends not for their ability to amuse us, but for ours to amuse them. -Evelyn Waugh
    When you aim for perfection, you discover it's a moving target. -Geoffrey F. Fisher
    Never confuse a single defeat with a final defeat. -F. Scott Fitzgerald
    Life is never more fun than when you're the underdog competing against the giants. -H Ross Perot
    The real man smiles in trouble, gathers strength from distress, and grows brave by reflection. -Thomas Paine
    Honesty pays dividends both in dollars and in peace of mind. -B. C. Forbes
    My heart has joined the thousand, for my friend stopped running today. -Richard Adams
    Do not, for one repulse, forego the purpose that you resolved to effect. -William Shakespeare
    He does not posses wealth that allows it to possess him. -Benjamin Franklin
    Live so that your friends can defend you but never have to. -Arnold Glasow
    The highest reward for a person's toil is not what they get for it, but what they become by it. -John Ruskin
    Entertain great hopes. -Robert Frost
    In matters of style swim with the current; In matters of principle, stand like a rock. -Thomas Jefferson
    Freedom is first of all a responsibility before the God from whom we come. -Alan Keyes
    Praise can be your most valuable asset as long as you don't aim it at yourself. -O.A. Battista
    There is no respect for others without humility in one's self. -Henri Frederic Amiel
    What doesn't kill us makes us stronger -Friedrich Nietzsche
    Light is the task where many share the toil. -Homer
    Failing to plan is a plan to fail. -Effie Jones
    I could never convince the financiers that Disneyland was feasible because dreams offer too little collateral. -Walt Disney
    Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal. -Ralph Vaull Starr
    A man's character is his fate. -Heraclitus
    Your goals are the road maps that guide you and show you what is possible for your life. -Les Brown
    You are educated when you have the ability to listen to almost anything without losing your temper or self-confidence. -Robert Frost
    The one who pursues revenge should dig two graves. -Chinese Proverb
    They that can give up essential liberty to obtain a little temporary safety deserve neither liberty nor safety. -Benjamin Franklin
    All the windows of my heart I open to the day. -John Greenleaf Whittier
    Setting a goal is not the main thing. It is deciding how you will go about achieving it and staying with that plan. -Tom Landry
    Keep your feet on the ground and your thoughts at lofty heights. -Pilgrims
    If you don't run your own life, somebody else will. -John Atkinson
    Science belongs to no one country. -Louis Pasteur
    In the midst of movement and chaos keep stillness inside of you. -Deepak Chopra
    Where there is great love there are always miracles. -Willa Cather
    Progress is a nice word. But change is its motivator. And change has its enemies. -Robert Kennedy
    There are times when silence has the loudest voice. -Leroy Brownlow
    Whenever we condemn, we cloak the world in pain. -Hugh Prather
    I never let my subject get in the way of what I want to talk about. -Mark Victor Hansen
    Genius develops in quiet places, character out in the full current of human life. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    Before the tongue can speak, it must have lost the power to wound. -Pilgrims
    All labor that uplifts humanity has dignity and importance and should be undertaken with painstaking excellence. -Dr. Martin Luther King
    The earth is like a spaceship that didn't come with an operating manual. -Buckminster Fuller
    A cult is a religion with no political power. -Tom Wolfe
    To the degree we can live without the things of this world, to that degree we are wealthy. -Peter Mcwilliams
    Success is always temporary. When all is said and done, the only thing you'll have left is your character. -Vince Gill
    Champions keep playing until they get it right. -Billie Jean King
    Our ultimate freedom is the right and power to decide how anybody or anything outside ourselves will affect us. -Stephen Covey
    Courage is doing what you are afraid to do. There can be no courage unless you are scared. -Eddie Rickenbacker
    Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell. -Unknown Author
    You must first have a lot of patience to learn to have patience. -Ralph Marston
    When it is dark enough, you can see the stars. -Charles Austin Beard
    It is better to know some of the questions than all of the answers. -James Thurber
    When meditation is mastered, the mind is unwavering like the flame of a lamp in a windless place. -Bhagavad Gita
    Be as you wish to seem. -Socrates
    Fear is excitement without breath. -Robert Heller
    The block of granite, which was an obstacle in the path of the weak, becomes a stepping stone in the path of the strong. -Thomas Carlyle
    He is wise who knows the sources of knowledge - who knows who has written and where it is to be found. -A. A. Hodge
    Friendship with one's self is all important, because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world. -Eleanor Roosevelt
    Ask God's blessing on your work, but don't ask him to do it for you. -Dame Flora Robson
    All limits are self imposed. -Icarus
    Cut the im out of impossible, leading that dynamic word standing out free and clear-possible. -Norman Vincent Peale
    If we do not change our direction, we are likely to end up where we are headed. -Chinese Proverb
    It takes as much energy to wish as it does to plan. -Eleanor Roosevelt
    How you think about a problem is more important than the problem itself - so always think positively. -Norman Vincent Peale
    The Creator has not given you a longing to do what you have no ability to do. -Orison Swett Marden
    Change begets change. -Charles Dickens
    Nothing is more expensive than a missed opportunity. -H. Jackson Brown Jr.
    He who is plenteously provided for from within, needs but little from without. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Success is focusing the full power of all you are on what you have a burning desire to achieve. -Wilfred A. Peterson
    Review your goals twice every day in order to be focused on achieving them. -Les Brown
    Far and away the best prize that life has to offer is the chance to work hard at work worth doing. -Theodore Roosevelt
    The doors we open and close each day decide the lives we live. -Flora Whittemore
    You are, at this moment, standing, right in the middle of your own acres of diamonds. -Earl Nightingale
    Positive thinking won't let you do anything but it will let you do everything better than negative thinking will. -Zig Ziglar
    It doesn't matter if you win or lose, it's how you play the game. -Anonymous
    Never make the same mistake twice or you'll never get around to all of them. -Unknown Author
    My circumstances do not make me what I am, they reveal who I have chosen to be. (from James Allen). -Wayne Dyer
    It is not so important who starts the game but who finishes it. -John Wooden
    When a fellow says it ain't the money but the principle of the thing, it's the money. -Artemus Ward
    It's not than I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer. -Albert Einstein
    A homely face and no figure have aided many women heavenward. -Minna Antrim
    It is not necessary to change. Survival is not mandatory. -W. Edwards Deming
    Never look down on anybody unless you're helping them up. -The Reverend Jesse Jackson, American Civil Rights Leader
    Our intention creates our reality. -Wayne Dyer
    Leadership is the challenge to be something more than average. -Jim Rohn
    When the will is ready the feet are light. -Proverb
    If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams. -Les Brown
    Yesterday is a canceled check: Forget it. Tomorrow is a promissory note: Don't count on it. Today is ready cash: Use it!. -Edwin C Bliss
    A peaceful mind generates power. -Norman Vincent Peale
    You may be disappointed if you fail, but you are doomed if you don't try. -Beverly Sills
    It is fatal to enter any war without the will to win it. -Douglas Macarthur
    Two kinds of gratitude: The sudden kind we feel for what we take; the larger kind we feel for what we give. -Edwin Arlington Robinson
    I am certain of nothing but the holiness of the heart's affections and the truth of imagination. -John Keats
    Happiness is the real sense of fulfillment that comes from hard work. -Joseph Barbara
    He who enjoys doing and enjoys what he has done is happy. -Johann Wolfgang Goethe
    Am I not destroying my enemies when I make friends of them. -Abraham Lincoln
    The real meaning of enlightenment is to gaze with undimmed eyes on all darknesses. -Kazantzakis
    Fortune and love befriend the bold. -Ovid
    An optimist is a driver who thinks that empty space at the curb won't have a hydrant beside it. -Changing Times
    The eye sees only what the mind is prepared to comprehend. -Henri Bergson
    The wages of sin are death, but by the time taxes are taken out, it's just sort of a tired feeling. -Paula Poundstone
    Wealth - any income that is at least one hundred dollars more a year than the income of one's wife's sister's husband. -H. L. Mencken
    Practical prayer is harder on the soles of your shoes than on the knees of your trousers. -Austin O'malley
    The flower that follows the sun does so even on cloudy days. -Robert Leighton
    The quality of your life is the quality of your communication. (with yourself as well as with others). -Anthony Robbins
    People will accept your ideas much more readily if you tell them Benjamin Franklin said it first. -David H Comins
    Happiness depends upon ourselves. -Aristotle
    If it be a sin to covet honor, I am the most offending soul. -William Shakespeare
    Our patience will achieve more than our force. -Edmund Burke
    If you don't have a dream, how are you going to make a dream come true? -Oscar Hammerstein
    Some people grin and bear it; others smile and do it. -Anonymous
    Life is not so short but that there is always time enough for courtesy. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The way to become rich is to put all your eggs in one basket and then watch that basket. -Andrew Carnegie
    Remember this - very little is needed to make a happy life. -Marcus Aurelius
    The only true happiness comes from squandering ourselves for a purpose. -William Cowper
    A faith to live by, a self to live with, and a purpose to live for. -Bob Harrington
    We have it in our power to begin the world over again. -Thomas Paine
    When all is said and done, the only thing you'll have left is your character. -Vince Gill
    A hundred men may make an encampment, but it takes a woman to make a home. -Chinese Proverb
    Kites rise highest against the wind - not with it. -Sir Winston Churchill
    Though friendship is not quick to burn, it is explosive stuff. -May Sarton
    Failure is an event, never a person; an attitude, not an outcome. -Zig Ziglar
    If we don't change, we don't grow. If we don't grow, we aren't really living. -Gail Sheehy
    One who knows how to show and to accept kindness will be a friend better than any possession. -Sophocles
    In all pleasures hope is a considerable part. -Samuel Johnson
    Make your life a mission-not an intermission. -Arnold Glasgow
    Learn to relax. Your body is precious, as it houses your mind and spirit. Inner peace begins with a relaxed body. -Norman Vincent Peale
    For glory gives herself only to those who have always dreamed of her. -Charles de Gaulle
    Those who wish to sing always find a song. -Swedish proverb
    Where there are friends there is wealth. -Titus Maccius Plautus
    It's not the situation, but whether we react (negative) or respond (positive) to the situation that's important. -Zig Ziglar
    Education begins at home. You can't blame the school for not putting into your child what you don't put into him. -Geoffrey Holder
    Every burden is a blessing. -Robert Schuller
    I would rather see a serman than hear one any day. -Eddie Guest
    The last dejected effort often becomes the winning stroke. -W.J. Cameron
    In great attempts it is glorious even to fail. -Vince Lombardi
    You must be the change you wish to see in the world. -Mahatma Gandhi
    Because of a great love, one is courageous. -Lao-tzu
    You can get more with a kind word and a gun than you can get with just a kind word. -Willie Sutton
    To believe what has not occurred in history will not occur at all, is to argue disbelief in the dignity of man. -Mahatma Gandhi
    I cannot give you a formula for success, but I can give you a formula for failure-which is: Try to please everybody. -Herbert Bayard Swope
    We make way for the man who boldly pushes past us. -Christian Nevell Bovee
    They cannot take away our self-respect if we do not give it to them. -Mahatma Gandhi
    Ethics must begin at the top of an organization. It is a leadership issue and the chief executive must set the example. -Edward Hennessy
    The father who does not teach his son his duties is equally guilty with the son who neglects them. -Confucius
    If you have no critics you'll likely have no success. -Malcolm Forbes
    Success is dependent upon the glands - sweat glands. -Zig Ziglar
    America's future walks through the doors of our schools every day. -Mary Jean LeTendre
    Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood. -Marie Curie
    Don't think of words when you stop but to see the picture better. -Jack Kerouac
    Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones. -Les Brown
    Good friends are good for your health. -Irwin Sarason
    If you hear a voice within you say you cannot paint, then by all means paint, and that voice will be silenced. -Vincent Van Gogh
    No one does anything from a single motive. -Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    You always succeed in producing a result. -Anthony Robbins
    Learning without thought is labor lost; thought without learning is perilous. -Confucius
    Excellence is not a skill. It is an attitude. -Ralph Marston
    I do not try to dance better than anyone else. I only try to dance better than myself. -Mikhail Baryshnikov
    Few people have the virtue to withstand the highest bidder. -George Washington
    You're never beaten until you admit it. -George S. Patton
    Heart in champions has to do with the depth of your motivation and how well your mind and body react to pressure. -Bill Russell
    The first task of a leader is to keep hope alive. -Joe Batten
    Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them. -Dalai Lama
    One important key to success is self confidence. An important key to self confidence is preparation. -Arthur Ashe
    Mediocrity is self-inflicted. Genius is self-bestowed. -Walter Russell
    Often he who does too much does too little. -Italian Proverb
    Pessimism never won any battle. -Dwight D. Eisenhower
    We trifle when we assign limits to our desires, since nature hath set none. -Christian Nevell Bovee
    A man who trims himself to suit everybody will soon whittle himself away. -Charles Schwab
    I've decided to stick with love. Hate is too great a burden to bear. -Martin Luther King, Jr.
    Efforts and courage are not enough without purpose and direction. -John F. Kennedy
    Unless you try to do something beyond what you have already mastered, you will never grow. -Ronald E. Osborn
    It's always too early to quit. -Norman Vincent Peale
    A pinch of probability is worth a pound of perhaps. -James Thurber, Lanterns and Lances
    It is not enough to succeed. Others must fail. -Gore Vidal
    There was a castle called Doubting Castle, the owner whereof was Giant Despair. -John Bunyan
    The trouble with some women is that they get all excited about nothing and then marry him. -Cher
    Most people achieved their greatest success one step beyond what looked like their greatest failure. -Brian Tracy
    You don't write because you want to say something, you write because you've got something to say. -F. Scott Fitzgerald
    Nothing endures but change. -Herectilus
    Every really new idea looks crazy at first. -Abraham H. Maslow
    If it were not for hopes, the heart would break. -Thomas Fuller
    He who stops being better stops being good. -Oliver Cromwell
    What people say behind your back is your standing in the community. -Ed Howe
    People who produce good results feel good about themselves. -Ken Blanchard
    There is only one failure in life possible, and that is not to be true to the best one knows. -George Eliot
    Forget those things that aren't worth remembering. -Tim Foley
    Hope can always cope. -P. K. Thomajan
    By perseverance the snail reached the ark. -Charles Haddon Spurgeon
    Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny. -Frank Mckinney Hubbard
    Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune. -Jim Rohn
    Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable. -Sydney Harris
    The prudent person may direct a state, but it is the enthusiast who regenerates or ruins it. -Edward G. Bulwer-lytton
    While there's life, there's hope! -Roman saying
    Between whom there is hearty truth, there is love. -Henry David Thoreau
    Every child is an artist. The problem is how to remain an artist once he grows up. -Pablo Picasso
    You don't know what you can get away with until you try. -General Colin Powell
    My father always used to say that when you die, if you've got five real friends, then you've had a great life. -Lee Iacocca
    One chance is all you need. -Jesse Owens
    It is not your aptitude, but your attitude, that determines your altitude. -Zig Ziglar
    In the factory we make cosmetics; in the store we sell hope. -Charles Revson
    Quality will be prized as a precious possession. -Unknown Author
    You can't stay in your corner of the forest, waiting for others to come to you; you have to go to them sometimes. -Winnie the Pooh
    We'd never know how high we are till we are called to rise; and then, if we are true to plan, our statures touch the sky. -Emily Dickinson
    Good manners are like traffic rules for society. -Michael Levine
    Just as you began to feel that you could make good use of time, there was no time left to you. -Lisa Alther
    Help others achieve their dreams and you will achieve yours. -Les Brown
    To find yourself, think for yourself. -Socrates
    Success is how high you bounce when you hit bottom. -George S. Patton
    He cannot complain of a hard sentence, who is made master of his own fate. -Johann Friedrich Von Schiller
    What you choose to focus your mind on is critical because you will become what you think about most of the time. -Noel Peebles
    Only one man in a thousand is a leader of men - the other 999 follow women. -Groucho Marx
    Men always want to be a woman's first love - women like to be a man's last romance. -Oscar Wilde
    We aim above the mark to hit the mark. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    As punishment for my contempt for authority, fate has made me an authority myself. -Albert Einstein
    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
    When we see men of a contrary character, we should turn inwards and examine ourselves. -Confucius
    You have to have your heart in the business and the business in your heart. -Thomas J. Watson
    The trappings of lifestyle are often that; traps. -Thomas Leonard
    Every great advance in science has issued from a new audacity of imagination. -John Dewey
    The whole world steps aside for the man who knows where he is going. -Unknown Author
    The love of our neighbor in all its fullness simply means being able to say to him, What are you going through? -Simone Weil
    If you see ten troubles coming down the road, you can be sure that nine will run into the ditch before they reach you. -Calvin Coolidge
    It's not enough to be busy, so are the ants. The question is, what are we busy about? -Henry David Thoreau
    Everything you can imagine is real. -Pablo Picasso
    I can give you a six-word formula for success: Think things through, then follow through. -Captain Edward V. Rickenbacker
    Whoever said, "It's not whether you win or lose that counts," probably lost. -Martina Navratilova
    Don't aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally. -David Frost
    Without goals, and plans to reach them, you are like a ship that has set sail with no destination. -Fitzhugh Dodson
    One does not see anything until one sees its beauty. -Oscar Wilde
    We probably wouldn't worry about what people think of us if we could know how seldom they do. -Olin Miller
    Many marriages would be better if the husband and wife clearly understood that they're on the same side. -Zig Ziglar
    In order to conquer, what we need is to dare, still to dare, and always to dare. -Georges Danton
    Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for? -Robert Browning
    There's not a whole lot of new atoms out there. -Denny Mcdonough
    Obstinacy in opinions holds the dogmatist in the chains of error, without the hope of emancipation. -John C. Granville
    Life is too complicated not to be orderly. -Martha Stewart
    Hope springs eternal in the human breast. -Alexander Pope
    You have to do what others won't. To achieve what others don't. -Anonymous
    Many receive advice, only the wise profit from it. -Syrus
    Success is not permanent. The same is also true of failure. -Dell Crossword
    Tolerance and celebration of individual differences is the fire that fuels lasting love. -Tom Hannah
    You can't let one bad moment spoil a bunch of good ones. -Dale Earnhardt
    Today the greatest single source of wealth is between your ears. -Brian Tracy
    Art is not a study of positive reality, it is the seeking for ideal truth. -George Sand
    One must learn by doing the thing, for though you think you know it, you have no certainty until you try. -Aristotle
    It is only in adventure that some people succeed in knowing themselves - in finding themselves. -André Gide
    You can stand tall without standing on someone. You can be a victor without having victims. -Harriet Woods
    Boldness is business is the first, second, and third thing. -H. G. Bohn
    Yesterday is a canceled check; tomorrow is a promissory note; today is the only cash you have-so spend it wisely. -Kay Lyons
    Start by doing what's necessary; then do what's possible; and suddenly you are doing the impossible. -St. Francis of Assisi
    There is a scarcity of friendship, but not of friends. -Thomas Fuller
    There is only one success-to be able to live your life in your own way. -Christopher Morley
    What we must decide is perhaps how we are valuable, rather than how valuable we are. -Edgar Friedenbar
    In this game, by trying to win; you automatically lose. -Ruth Ross
    High achievement always takes place in the framework of high expectation. -Jack Kinder
    When I'm writing, I know I'm doing the thing I was born to do. -Anne Sexton
    No bird soars too high if he soars with his own wings. -William Blake
    You can't cross the sea merely by standing and staring at the water. -Rabindranath Tagore
    Live out of your imagination instead of out of your memory. -Les Brown
    The only thing I can't stand is discomfort. -Gloria Steinem
    It takes people a long time to learn the difference between talent and genius, especially ambitious young men and women. -Louisa May Alcott
    Remember, happiness doesn't depend upon who you are or what you have; it depends solely upon what you think. -Dale Carnegie
    The important thing is this: to be able at any moment to sacrifice what we are for what we could become. -Charles Du Bos
    Hey you, don't tell me there's no hope at all Together we stand, divided we fall. -Pink Floyd
    Belief is truth held in the mind; faith is a fire in the heart. -Joseph Fort Newton
    Thinking is the hardest work there is, which is the probable reason so few engage in it. -Henry Ford
    Doubt is the vestibule through which all must pass before they can enter into the temple of wisdom. -Colton
    Warriors take chances. Like everyone else, they fear failing, but they refuse to let fear control them. -Ancient Samurai saying
    Follow effective action with quiet reflection. From the quiet reflection will come even more effective action. -James Levin
    It is for us to pray not for tasks equal to our powers, but for powers equal to our tasks. -Helen Keller
    The energy of the mind is the essence of life. -Aristotle
    If I could define enlightenment briefly I would say it is "the quiet acceptance of what is.". -Wayne Dyer
    We could never learn to be brave and patient, if there were only joy in the world. -Helen Keller
    I always like to know everything about my new friends, and nothing about my old ones. -Oscar Wilde
    Do not follow where the path my lead. Go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. -George Bernard Shaw
    The time is always right to do what is right. -Martin Luther King Jr.
    The winning team has a dedication. It will have a core of veteran players who set the standards. They will not accept defeat. -Merlin Olsen
    My interest is in the future; as I'm going to be spending the rest of my life there. -Charles Kettering
    Do not bother just to be better than your contemporaries or predecessors. Try to be better than yourself. -Willam Faulkner
    The idea is in thyself. The impediment, too, is in thyself. -Thomas Carlyle
    Ability may get you to the top, but it takes character to keep you there. -John Wooden
    Formal education will make you a living; self education will make you a fortune. -Jim Rohn
    In War: Resolution. In Defeat: Defiance. In Victory: Magnanimity. In Peace: Goodwill. -Sir Winston Leonard Spencer Churchill
    You do not lead by hitting people over the head - that's assault, not leadership. -Dwight D. Eisenhower
    Not what we have But what we enjoy, constitutes our abundance. -John Petit-Senn
    When the world says, Give up, hope whispers, Try it one more time. -Author unknown
    It's not having been in the dark house, but having left it that counts. -Theodore Roosevelt
    The smallest seed of faith is better than the largest fruit of happiness. -Henry David Thoreau
    Education is a kind of continuing dialogue, and a dialogue assumes, in the nature of the case, different points of view. -Robert Hutchins
    You can't turn back the clock. But you can wind it up again. -Bonnie Prudden
    If you have much, give of your wealth; if you have little, give of your heart. -Arabian Proverb
    Making money is a hobby that will complement any other hobbies you have, beautifully. -Scott Alexander
    Character is the result of two things: Mental attitude and the way we spend our time. -Elbert Hubbard
    Calmness is the cradle of power. -Josiah Gilbert Holland
    You must do the thing you think you cannot do. -Eleanor Roosevelt
    Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough. -Og Mandino
    A man is happy so long as he choose to be happy. -Alexander Solzhenitsyn
    Be so strong that nothing can disturb your peace of mind. -Christian Larson
    He who is afraid of asking is ashamed of learning. -Danish Proverb
    Successful leaders have the courage to take action while others hesitate. -John C. Maxwell
    The country is full of good coaches. What it takes to win is a bunch of interested players. -Don Coryell
    If we will be quiet and ready enough, we shall find compensation in every disappointment. -Henry David Thoreau
    People never improve unless they look to some standard or example higher or better than themselves. -Tryon Edwards
    Men, as well as women, are much oftener led by their hearts than by their understandings. -Lord Chesterfield
    Never let yesterday use up today. -Richard H. Nelson
    A good name, like good will, is got by many actions and lost by one. -Lord Jeffrey
    Kindness can become its own motive. We are made kind by being kind. -Eric Hoffer
    Once in a while it really hits people that they don't have to experience the world in the way they have been told to. -Alan Keightley
    Time heals what reason cannot. -Seneca
    When you are down and out something always turns up - and it's usually the noses of your friends. -Orson Welles
    The first principle of success is desire - knowing what you want. Desire is the planting of your seed. -Robert Collier
    A ship in harbor is safe, but that's not why ships are built. -John Shedd
    What you can become you are already. -Hebbel Friedrich
    Fight for your opinions, but do not believe that they contain the whole truth, or the only truth. -Charles A. Dana
    Yesterday ended last night. Every day is a new beginning. Learn the skill of forgetting. And move on. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Decision and determination are the engineer and fireman of our train to opportunity and success. -Burt Lawlor
    Diligence is the mother of good luck. -Benjamin Franklin
    Do not take counsel of your fears. -George Patton
    Any activity becomes creative when the doer cares about doing it right, or doing it better. -John Updike
    While they were saying among themselves it cannot be done, it was done. -Helen Keller
    The greatest pleasure I know is to do a good action by stealth, and to have it found out by accident. -Charles Lamb
    A day of worry is more exhausting than a day of work. -John Lubbock
    No matter how carefully you plan your goals they will never be more than pipe dreams unless you pursue them with gusto. -W. Clement Stone
    Such power there is in clear-eyed self-restraint. -James Russell Lowell
    Eighty percent of success is showing up. -Woody Allen
    Too many parents make life hard for their children by trying, too zealously, to make it easy for them. -Goethe
    Every man should have a fair-sized cemetery in which to bury the faults of his friends. -Henry Brooks Adams
    Never be afraid to do something new. Remember, amateurs built the ark; professionals built the titanic. -Unknown Author
    What millions died that Caesar might be great? -Joseph Campell
    The true measure of a man is how he treats someone who can do him absolutely no good. -Ann Landers
    Ambition is pitiless. Any merit that it cannot use it finds despicable. -Joseph Joubert
    Patience and tenacity of purpose are worth more than twice their weight of cleverness. -Thomas Henry Huxley
    The saints are the sinners who keep going. -Robert Louis Stevenson
    Half of being smart is knowing what you are dumb about. -Solomon Short
    We do not need more of the things that are seen, we need more of the things that are unseen. -Calvin Coolidge
    I've always been a sucker for attention. -Cuba Gooding Jr.
    There is nothing lost or wasted in this life. -Bhagavad-gita
    Charisma is the transference of enthusiasm. -Ralph Archbold
    When wealth is lost, nothing is lost; when health is lost, something is lost; when character is lost, all is lost. -Billy Graham
    Big shots are only little shots who keep shooting. -Christopher Morley
    There is nothing like returning to a place that remains unchanged to find the ways in which you yourself have altered. -Nelson Mandela
    Wonder is the feeling of a philosopher; and philosophy begins in wonder. -Plato
    It is not enough to be compassionate. You must act also. -Tao Saying
    Events will take their course, it is no good of being angry at them; he is happiest who wisely turns them to the best account. -Euripides
    Capital isn't scarce; vision is. -Sam Walton
    Trying is a part of failing. If you are afraid to fail then you're afraid to try. -Mrs. Cunningham
    It is what we do easily and what we like to do that we do well. -Orison Swett Marden
    Don't be afraid your life will end; be afraid that it will never begin. -Grace Hansen
    There is never a better measure of what a person is than what he does when he's absolutely free to choose. -William M Bulger
    In order to truly master the comfort zone, you have to learn to love it. -Peter Mcwilliams
    Don't confuse fame with success. Madonna is one; Helen Keller is the other. -Erma Bombeck
    Find ecstasy in life; the mere sense of living is joy enough. -Emily Dickenson
    A miser and a liar bargain quickly. -Greek Proverb
    The only tyrant I accept in this world is the still voice within. -Mahatma Gandhi
    The first wealth is health. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Few people have any next, they live from hand to mouth without a plan, and are always at the end of their line. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Never become so much of an expert that you stop gaining expertise. View life as a continuous learning experience. -Denis Waitley
    One of the most valuable things we can do to heal one another is listen to each other's stories. -Rebecca Falls
    The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things. -Henry Ward Beecher
    Money is a good servant but a bad master. -French Proverb
    My basic principle is that you don't make decisions because they are cheap; you make them because they're right. -Theodore Hesburgh
    Good instincts usually tell you what to do before your head has figured it out. -Michael Burke
    To think is to practice brain chemistry. -Deepak Chopra
    The important thing is not to stop questioning. -Albert Einstein
    I think everyone should experience defeat at least once during their career. You learn a lot from it. -Lou Holtz
    Anybody can do anything that he imagines. -Henry Ford
    The impersonal hand of government can never replace the helping hand of a neighbor. -Hubert Humhrey
    I am bigger than anything that can happen to me. -Charles F. Lummis
    The only real failure in life is the failure to try. -Anonymous
    Upon our children - how they are taught - rests the fate - or fortune - of tomorrow's world. -B C Forbes
    He that is good for making excuses is seldom good for anything else. -Benjamin Franklin
    In the darkest hour the soul is replenished and given strength to continue and endure. -Anonymous
    When firmness is sufficient, rashness is unnecessary. -Napoleon Bonaparte
    If we are to survive, we must have ideas, vision, and courage. These things are rarely produced by committees. -Arthur Schlesinger
    If you want to achieve excellence, you can get there today. As of this second, quit doing less-than-excellent work. -Thomas Watson
    Saying nothing... sometimes says the most. -Emily Dickinson
    No man will work for your interests unless they are his. -David Seabury
    Remember that great love and great achievements involve great risk. -Anonymous
    Evangelism is selling a dream. -Guy Kawasaki
    Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. -Thomas A. Edison
    Character is higher than intellect. A great soul will be strong to live as well to think. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    In the book of life's questions, the answers are not in the back. -Charles Schultz
    Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will. -Mahatma Gandhi
    Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. -Confucius
    Skills are cheap; chemistry is expensive. -Mal Pancoast
    Instruction does much, but encouragement does everything. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Desire creates the power. -Raymond Hollingwell
    What seems impossible one minute becomes, through faith, possible the next. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Life must be understood backward. But it must be lived forward. -Soren Kierkegaard
    The difference between try and triumph is just a little umph! -Marvin Phillips
    Keep your thinking right And your business will be right. -Zig Ziglar
    I keep my ideals, because in spite of everything I still believe that people are really good at heart. -Anne Frank
    As we acquire more knowledge, things do not become more comprehensible but more mysterious. -Albert Schweitzer
    It is not because things are difficult that we do not dare, it is because we do not dare that they are difficult. -Seneca
    If you haven't got the time to do it right, when will you find the time to do it over? -Jeffery J. Mayer
    You aspire to great things? Begin with little ones. -Augustine Saint
    Quit now, you'll never make it. If you disregard this advice, you'll be halfway there. -David Zucker
    Those who believe that they are exclusively in the right are generally those who achieve something. -Aldous Huxley
    Success is a staircase, not a doorway. -Dottie Walters
    Attitudes are more important than facts. -Karl A. Menninger
    If at first you don't succeed, try, try, try again. -William E. Hickson
    A little kindness from person to person is better than a vast love for all humankind. -Richard Dehmel
    He that can have patience can have what he will. -Benjamin Franklin
    There is no victory at bargain basement prices. -Dwight D. Eisenhower
    Two wrongs don't make a right, but they make a good excuse. -Thomas Szasz
    The everyday kindness of the back roads more than makes up for the acts of greed in the headlines. -Charles Kuralt
    The greater the difficulty the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests. -Epictetus
    Do it, dump it, or change it. -Jim Janz
    Better keep yourself clean and bright. You are the window through which you must see the world. -George Bernard Shaw
    It's more important to do the right thing than to do things right. -Peter Drucker
    The truth of the matter is that you always know the right thing to do. The hard part is doing it. -Norman Schwarzkopf
    In vain have you acquired knowledge if you have not imparted it to others. -Deuteronomy Rabbah
    Whenever you get knocked down in the game of life, immediately get up, get better and get going again. -Greg Hickman
    The first proof of a person's incapacity to achieve is their endeavoring to fix the stigma of failure on others. -B. R. Hayden
    Accountability breeds response-ability. -Stephen R. Covey
    He who loses money, loses much; He who loses a friend, loses much more; He who loses faith, loses all. -Eleanor Roosevelt
    I learned that it is the weak who are cruel, and that gentleness is to be expected only from the strong. -Leo Rosten
    Failure is not fatal. Only failure to get back up is. -John C. Maxwell
    Dare to risk public criticism. -Mary Kay Ash
    Self-determination is fine but needs to be tempered with self-control. -Anonymous
    Have no fear of perfection-you'll never reach it. -Salvadore Dali
    If you judge people, you have no time to love them. -Mother Teresa
    Folks who never do any more than they get paid for, never get paid for any more than they do. -Elbert Hubbard
    People can cry much easier than they can change. -James Baldwin
    I know of only one duty, and that is to love. -Albert Camus
    Always do right - this will gratify some and astonish the rest. -Mark Twain
    It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live. -Marcus Aurelius
    Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that's creative. -Charles Mingus
    God is at home, it's we who have gone out for a walk. -Meister Eckhart
    You are what you think about all day long. -Dr. Robert Schuller
    Dream big and dare to fail. -Norman D. Vaughan
    My wife isn't married to me forever; she's married to me for good. That keeps me on my toes. -Mal Pancoast
    There are no shortcuts to any place worth going. -Unknown Author
    For the truly faithful, no miracle is necessary. For those who doubt, no miracle is sufficient. -Nancy Gibbs
    Adversity brings knowledge, and knowledge wisdom. -Welsh Proverb
    Success is never certain. Failure is never final. -Robert Schuller
    The guns and bombs, the rockets and the warships, all are symbols of human failure. -Lyndon Johnson
    A journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. -Lao Tsu
    Every difficulty slurred over will be a ghost to disturb your repose later on. -Rabindranath Tagore
    It's not failure, but low aim is crime. -Lowell
    I take nothing for granted. I now have only good days, or great days. -Lance Armstrong
    There is as much risk in doing nothing as in doing something. -Trammell Crow
    Don't give up at half time. Concentrate on winning the second half. -Paul Bear Bryant
    The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it. -Williams James
    We forfeit three-fourths of ourselves in order to be like other people. -Arthur Schopenhauer
    Reputation is what men and women think of us; character is what God and angels know of us. -Thomas Paine
    It is better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness. -Confucius
    It is not length of life, but depth of life. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    A boy becomes an adult three years before his parents think he does, and about two years after he thinks he does. -Lewis B Hershey
    We have all the light we need, we just need to put it in practice. -Pilgrims
    HELP = H(umor), E-go, edging God out, L-istening, P-urpose. -Ken Blanchard
    Long-range planning works best in the short term -Doug Evelyn
    We are always getting ready to live but never living. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    God's delays are not God's denials. -Robert Schuller
    You don't need strength to let go of something. What you really need is understanding. -Guy Finley
    Circumstances do not make a man, they reveal him. -Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
    Attitudes are contagious. Are yours worth catching? -Anonymous
    Love without attachment is light. -Norman O Brown
    Worry not that no one knows of you; seek to be worth knowing. -Confucius
    The perfecting of one's self is the fundamental base of all progress and all moral development. -Confucius
    When spider webs unite, they can tie up a lion. -Ethiopian Proverb
    The less routine the more life. -Amos Bronson Alcott
    A bird doesn't sing because it has an answer, it sings because it has a song. -Maya Angelou
    Nothing is so strong as gentleness and nothing is so gentle as real strength. -Ralph W. Sockman
    Laziness may appear attractive but work gives satisfaction. -Ann Frank
    All poetic inspiration is but dream interpretation. -Hans Sachs
    Friends are as companions on a journey, who ought to aid each other to persevere in the road to a happier life. -Pythagoras
    A man's dreams are an index to his greatness. -Zadok Rabinwitz
    To enhance the quality of the day... that is the highest of the arts. -Henry David Thoreau
    There's lots of people who spend so much time watching their health, they haven't got time to enjoy it. -Josh Billings
    We must build a new world, a far better world - one in which the eternal dignity of man is respected. -Harry S. Truman
    Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes. -Norman Vincent Peale
    No man is exempt from saying silly things; the mischief is to say them deliberately. -Montaigne
    Management works in the system; leadership works on the system. -Stephen R. Covey
    I have friends in overalls whose friendship I would not swap for the favor of the kings of the world. -Thomas Edison
    Luck is when opportunity knocks and you answer. -Unknown Author
    Dwell as near as possible to the channel in which your life flows. -Henry David Thoreau
    Be free all worthy spirits, and stretch yourselves, for greatness and for height. -George Champman
    Say what you will about the Ten Commandments, you must always come back to the pleasant fact that there are only ten of them. -H L Mencken
    Man's character is his fate. -Heraclitus
    There is no way to prosperity, prosperity is the way. -Wayne Dyer
    Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. -Thomas Alva Edison
    If you don't hurry up and let life know what you want, life will damned soon show you what you'll get. -Robertson Davies
    We have committed the Golden Rule to memory; let us now commit it to life. -Edwin Markham
    Be intent on the perfection of the present day. -William Law
    Do a little more each day than you think you possibly can. -Lowell Thomas
    It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has. -Henry Ward Beecher
    Do not anxiously hope for that which is not yet come; do not vainly regret what is already past. -Chinese Proverb
    Philosophy when superficially studied, excites doubt, when thoroughly explored, it dispels it. -Francis Bacon
    Begin with the end in mind. -Stephen Covey
    What we achieve inwardly will change outer reality. -Otto Rank
    When people are like each other they tend to like each other. -Anthony Robbins
    True friendship is like sound health; the value of it is seldom known until it be lost. -Charles Caleb Colton
    The question is not whether we will die, but how we will live. -Joan Borysenko
    Now and then it's good to pause in our pursuit of happiness and just be happy. -Guillaume Apollinaire
    Character is not made in a crisis it is only exhibited. -Robert Freeman
    You cannot teach a man anything; you can only help him to find it within himself. -Galileo
    It is surprising what a man can do when he has to, and how little most men will do when they don't have to. -Walter Linn
    Pray that your loneliness may spur you into finding something to live for, great enough to die for. -Dag Hammerskjold
    When you truly give up trying to be whole through others, you end up receiving what you always wanted from others. -Shakti Gawain
    Character matters; leadership descends from character. -Rush Limbaugh
    The ability to concentrate and to use time well is everything. -Lee Iacocca
    Oh, give us the man who sings at his work. -Thomas Carlyle
    The only way around is through. -Robert Frost
    Appreciation can make a day, even change a life. Your willingness to put it into words is all that is necessary. -Margaret Cousins
    I have made a ceaseless effort not to ridicule, not to bewail, not to scorn human actions, but to understand. -Baruch Spinoza
    You are seeking joy and peace in far-off places. But the spring of joy is in your heart. The haven of peace is in yourself. -Satya Sai Baba
    Any thought that is passed on to the subconscious often enough and convincingly enough is finally accepted. -Robert Collier
    Success is simply a matter of luck. Ask any failure. -Earl Nightingale
    The a cyclone drives its powers from a calm center. So does a person. -Norman Vincent Peale
    No passion so effectually robs the mind of its powers of acting and reasoning as fear. -Edmund Burke
    Great deeds are usually wrought at great risks. -Herodotus
    Your greatest asset is your earning ability. Your greatest resource is your time. -Brian Tracy
    All the fun is in how you say a thing. -Robert Frost
    Without haste, but without rest. -Goethe
    I am for those means which will give the greatest good to the greatest number. -Abraham Lincoln
    Beware lest you lose the substance by grasping at the shadow. -Aesop
    Happiness is not something you experience, it's something you remember. -Oscar Levant
    The best proof of love is trust. -Joyce Brothers
    Listen to life, and you will hear the voice of life crying, Be!. -James Dillet Freeman
    It's all right to have butterflies in your stomach. Just get them to fly in formation. -Rob Gilbert
    The tallest trees are most in the power of the winds, and ambitious men of the blasts of fortune. -William Penn
    The rich live hand-to-mouth too-just on a higher level. -John Guare
    A master can tell you what he expects of you. A teacher, though, awakens your own expectations. -Patricia Neal
    Courage is the willingness to accept fear and act anyway. -Author unknown
    The mode in which the inevitable comes to pass is through effort. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom. -Thomas Jefferson
    Failure is the foundation of success, and the means by which it is achieved. -Lao Tzu
    There is but one philosophy and its name is fortitude! To bear is to conquer our fate. -Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
    You are today where your thoughts have brought you; you will be tomorrow where your thoughts take you. -James Allen
    I've go to say no to the good say yes to the best. -Zig Ziglar
    As a man grows older it is harder and harder to frighten him. -Jean Paul Richter
    The man who can drive himself further once the effort gets painful is the man who will win. -Roger Bannister
    The opposite of love is not hate. It is indifference. -Mal Pancoast
    The bravest are the tenderest. The loving are the daring. -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    Want to learn to eat a lot? Here it is: Eat a little. That way, you will be around long enough to eat a lot. -Anthony Robbins
    Your own mind is a sacred enclosure into which nothing harmful can enter except by your permission. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Do what you fear most and you control fear. -Tom Hopkins
    We live at the edge of the miraculous. -Henry Miller
    The jack of all trades seldom is good at any. Concentrate all of your efforts on one definite chief aim. -Napoleon Hill
    Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul, and sings the tunes without the words and never stops at all. -Emily Dickinson
    If you chase two rabbits, both will escape. -Anonymous
    To him who is determined it remains only to act. -Italian Proverb
    Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first. -Mark Twain
    Freedom is nothing else but a chance to be better. -Albert Camus
    Whoever acquires knowledge but does not practice it, is as one who plows but does not sow. -Saadi
    The greatest test of courage on earth is to bear defeat without losing heart. -Robert Green Ingersoll
    This time like all times is a very good one if we but know what to do with it. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    There can be no transforming of darkness into light and of apathy into movement without emotion. -Carl G Jung
    If music be the food of love; play on. -William Shakespeare
    The poorest man is not without a cent, but without a dream. -Unknown Author
    The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. -Franklin D Roosevelt
    Things turn out best for the people who make the best of the way things turn out. -Art Linkletter
    And we are put on Earth a little space, that we may learn to bear the beams of love. -William Blake.
    Integrity is the foundation upon which all other values are built. -Brian Tracy
    Worry is like a rocking chair - it gives you something to do but won't get you anywhere. -Unknown Author
    Who so loves believes the impossible. -Elizabeth Barrett Browning
    The best way to find yourself is to lose yourself in the service of others. -Mahatma Gandhi
    People wait for opportunity to come along...yet it is there every morning. -Dennis T. Menace
    If you want to achieve a high goal, you're going to have to take some chances. -Alberto Salazar
    He, who has health, has hope; and he who has hope has everything. -Arabian Proverb
    Remember, you only have to succeed the last time. -Brian Tracy
    Ninety percent of success is showing up. -Woody Allen
    A leader is a person you will follow to a place you wouldn't go by yourself. -Joel Arthur Barker
    The Promised Land always lies on the other side of a Wilderness. -Havelock Ellis
    Take calculated risks. That is quite different from being rash. -General George Patton
    A joyful heart is the inevitable result of a heart burning with love. -Mother Teresa
    Your vision will become clear only when you can look into your own heart. Who looks outside, dreams; who looks inside, awakens. -Carl Jung
    When the only tool you have is a hammer you tend to see every problem as a nail. -Abraham Maslow
    The grand essentials of happiness are: something to do, something to love, and something to hope for. -Allan K. Chalmers
    The human race is governed by its imagination. -Napoleon Bonaparte
    The man who makes no mistakes does not usually make anything. -Bishop W. C. Magee
    Imagination decides everything. -Blaise Pascal
    Every great and commanding movement in the annals of the world is the triumph of enthusiasm. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Talent is what you possess; genius is what possesses you. -Malcolm Cowley
    Handle them carefully, for words have more power than atom bombs. -Pearl Strachan Hurd
    If you go as far as you can see, you will then see enough to go even farther. -John Wooden
    Enthusiasm is the greatest asset in the world. It beats money, power, and influence. -Henry Chestor
    If at first you don't succeed, think how many people you've made happy. -H. Duane Black
    It requires wisdom to understand wisdom: the music is nothing if the audience is deaf. -Walter Lippman
    In the path of our happiness shall we find the learning for which we have chosen this lifetime. -Richard Bach (Illusions)
    Never leave that till to-morrow which you can do to-day. -Benjamin Franklin
    Four innate sentiments dispose people to a universal moral sense. These are sympathy, fairness, self-control and duty. -James Q. Wilson
    A big man is one who makes us feel bigger when we are with him. -John C. Maxwell
    Give every man thy ear but few thy voice. -William Shakespeare
    Joy is a net of love by which you can catch souls. A joyful heart is the inevitable result of a heart burning with love. -Mother Teresa
    Our opportunities to do good are our talents. -Cotton Mather
    There are two things that are hard to hit and see, thats a spooky ghost and Muhammed Ali. -Muhammed Ali
    Doomed are the hotheads! Unhappy are they who lose their cool and are too proud to say, I'm sorry. -Robert H. Schuller
    Nothing is more honorable than a grateful heart. -Seneca
    Subtlety may deceive you; integrity never will. -Oliver Cromwell
    When you go in search of honey you must expect to be stung by bees. -Kenneth Kaunda
    It is not failure itself that holds you back; it is the fear of failure that paralyzes you. -Brian Tracy
    Everything is perfect in the universe, even your desire to improve it. -Wayne W. Dyer
    You're only lonely if you don't like the person you are alone with. -Wayne Dyer
    Hitch your wagon to a star. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Results! Why man, I have gotten a lot of results. I know several thousand things that won't work. -Thomas Alva Edison
    Opportunities are never lost; they are taken by others. -Unknown Author
    Work and play are words used to describe the same thing under differing conditions. -Mark Twain
    The world is not to be put in order, the world is order incarnate. It is for us to put ourselves in unison with this order. -Henry Miller
    The highest form of ignorance is when you reject something you don't know anything about. -Wayne Dyer
    If we are to have magical bodies, we must have magical minds. -Wayne Dyer
    The mechanics of industry is easy. The real engine is the people : Their motivation and direction. -Ken Gilbert
    Now the Name of Jesus is a concrete and powerful means of transforming men and women into their hidden, innermost utmost reality. -Bible
    The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees opportunity in every difficulty. -Winston Churchill
    It often requires more courage to dare to do right than to fear to do wrong. -Abraham Lincoln
    If you can not find the truth right where you are, where else do you expect to find it? -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    It is change continuing change, inevitable change that is the dominant factor in society today. -Isaac Asimov
    Putting off an easy thing makes it hard. Putting off a hard thing makes it impossible. -Charles E. Wilson
    It's not easy being green. -Kermit The Frog
    Making a success of the job at hand is the best step toward the kind you want. -Bernard M. Baruch
    It's not the having, it's the getting. -Elizabeth Taylor
    On the way to what you planned to happen, something even better comes along. -Janice Endique
    It is sad to grow old but nice to ripen. -Brigitte Bardot
    Whatever is worth doing at all, is worth doing well. -Lord Chesterfield
    To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the sure way to teach easily and successfully. -Tryon Edwards
    You don't realize how strong a person really is until you see them at their weakest moment. -Unknown Author
    Mysteries are not necessarily miracles. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    Man is the only creature that refuses to be what he is. -Albert Camus
    Everything is perfect in the universe-even your desire to improve it. -Wayne Dyer
    The real glory is being knocked to your knees and then coming back. That's real glory. That's the essence of it. -Vince Lombardi
    The truth shall make you free. -The Bible, John 8:32
    You are only as strong as your purpose, therefore let us choose reasons to act that are big, bold, righteous and eternal. -Barry Munro
    In a friend you find a second self. -Isabelle Norton
    There is nothing in which people more betray their character than in what they laugh at. -Goethe
    Life is a tragedy for those who feel, and a comedy for those who think. -Jean de la Bruyčre
    Its the moment you think you can't that you realize you can. -Celine Dion
    I would give all the wealth of the world, and all the deeds of all the heroes, for one true vision. -Henry David Thoreau
    No one can make you jealous, angry, vengeful, or greedy - unless you let him. -Napoleon Hill
    The eyes are not responsible when the mind does the seeing. -Publilius Syrus
    Happiness consists in activity. It is a running steam, not a stagnant pool. -John Mason Good
    Find peace with yourself by accepting not only what you are, but what you are never going to be. -Unknown Author
    Tough times never last but tough people do. -Robert Schuller
    Your life works to the degree you keep your agreements. -Werner Erhardt
    A positive attitude can really make dreams come true - it did for me. -Zina Garrison
    The function of leadership is to produce more leaders, not more followers. -Ralph Nader
    I hear and I forget. I see and I remember. I do and I understand. -Chinese Proverb
    If you don't risk anything, you risk even more. -Erica Jong
    Winning is not everything, but the effort to win is. -Zig Ziglar
    Speak the truth, but leave immediately after. -Slovenian Proverb
    Every great work of art has two faces, one toward its own time and one toward the future, toward eternity. -Daniel Barenboim
    When I hear somebody sigh that "Life is hard," I am always tempted to ask, "Compared to what?". -Sydney Harris
    You become a champion by fighting one more round. When things are tough, you fight one more round. -James J. Corbett
    Only he who can see the invisible can do the impossible. -Frank Gaines
    Nothing is beneath you if it is in the direction of your life. -F. Scott Fitzgerald
    Realize that now, in this moment of time, you are creating. You are creating your next moment. That is what's real. -Sara Paddison
    Having seen and felt the end, you have willed the means to the realization of the end. -Thomas Troward
    The first step toward change is awareness. The second step is acceptance. -Nathaniel Branden
    If you want to gather honey, don't kick over the beehive. -Dale Carnegie
    Be not forgetful to entertain strangers for thereby some have entertained angels unawares. -Hebrews 13:2
    The center of human nature is rooted in ten thousand ordinary acts of kindness that define our days. -Stephen Jay Gould
    If it's not growing, it's going to die. -Michael Eisner
    Each misfortune you encounter will carry in it the seed of tomorrow's good luck. -Og Mandino
    Self-respect permeates every aspect of your life. -Joe Clark
    Do what you love and the necessary resources will follow. -Peter Mcwilliams
    I have had dreams, and I have had nightmares. I overcame the nightmares because of my dreams. -Jonas Salk
    The mind is its own place, and in itself can make a Heav'n of Hell, a Hell of Heav'n. -John Milton
    To have joy one must share it. Happiness was born a twin. -Lord Byron
    The nearest way to glory is to strive to be what you wish to be thought to be. -Socrates
    We make our fortunes and we call them fate. -Benjamin Disraeli
    If you're a champion, you have to have it in your heart. -Chris Evert
    After silence that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music. -Aldous Huxley
    The only person whom you really have reason to fear, is yourself. -Langenhoven
    Make no mistake, my friend, it takes more than money to make men rich. -A. P. Gouthey
    We all have ability. The difference is how we use it. -Stevie Wonder
    What we need is not the will to believe, but the wish to find out. -Bertrand Russell
    All paths are the same, leading nowhere. Therefore, pick a path with heart!. -Carlos Castenada
    We must be the change we wish to see in the world. -Mahatma Gandhi
    There are people who have money and people who are rich. -Coco Gabrielle Chanel
    Hold a true friend with both your hands. -Nigerian Proverb
    Some gifts are big, others are small. Gifts from the heart are the best gifts of all. -Unknown Author
    Whoever wants to reach a distant goal must take small steps. -Helmut Schmidt
    A man can only do what he can do. But if he does that each day he can sleep at night and do it again the next day. -Albert Schweitzer
    Mountains cannot be surmounted except by winding paths. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    Never discourage anyone... who continually makes progress, no matter how slow. -Plato
    What is art but a way of seeing? -Thomas Berger
    Time is like money, the less we have of it to spare the further we make it go. -Josh Billings
    The right to do something does not mean that doing it is right. -William Safire
    Nothing is politically right which is morally wrong. -Daniel O'connell
    What you do speaks so loud that I cannot hear what you say. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    When you fear something, learn as much about it as you can. Knowledge conquers fear. -Unknown author
    Enthusiasm releases the drive to carry you over obstacles and adds significance to all you do. -Norman Vincent Peale
    A man without character is like a ship without a rudder. -Karl G. Maeser
    Happiness is an expression of the soul in considered actions. -Aristotle
    In the last analysis, our only freedom is the freedom to discipline ourselves. -Bernard Baruch
    It still holds true that man is most uniquely human when he turns obstacles into opportunities. -Eric Hoffer
    Disneyland will never be completed. It will continue to grow as long as there is imagination left in the world. -Walt Disney
    Chance is the providence of adventurers. -Napoleon Bonaparte
    Stop worrying about the potholes in the road and celebrate the journey! -Barbara Hoffman
    Adversity has the effect of eliciting talents, which, in prosperous circumstances, would have lain dormant. -Horace
    Labor disgraces no man; unfortunately, you occasionally find men who disgrace labor. -Ulysses S. Grant
    The principle is competing against yourself. It's about self-improvement, about being better than you were the day before. -Steve Young
    Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others. -Robert Lewis Stevenson
    Passion is in all great searches and is necessary to all creative endeavors. -W Eugene Smith
    It's the constant and determined effort that breaks down all resistance, sweeps away all obstacles. -Claude M. Bristol
    You have to expect things of yourself before you can do them. -Michael Jordan
    If you play it safe in life, you've decided that you don't want to grow anymore. -Shirley Hufstedler
    Teachers open the door, but you must enter by yourself. -Chinese Proverb
    Do not confuse motion and progress. A rocking horse keeps moving but does not make any progress. -Alfred A. Montapert
    Art attracts us only by what it reveals of our most secret self. -Jean-Luc Godard
    Probably no greater honor can come to any man than the respect of his colleagues. -Cary Grant
    The mind is its own place, and in itself, can make heaven of Hell, and a hell of Heaven. -John Milton
    When patterns are broken, new worlds emerge. -Tuli Kupferberg
    Diamonds are nothing more than chunks of coal that stuck to their jobs. -Malcolm Stevenson Forbes
    The best way to navigate through life is to give up all of our controls. -Gerald G Jampolsky
    There are many paths to the top of the mountain, but the view is always the same. -Chinese Proverb
    It's easier to go down a hill than up it but the view is much better at the top. -Arnold Bennet
    In the confrontation between the stream and the rock, the stream always wins, not through strength but by perseverance. -H. Jackson Brown
    That which we are capable of feeling, we are capable of saying. -Cervantes
    Zeal without knowledge is fire without light. -Thomas Fuller, M. D.
    Enthusiasm is the way you trigger other people's emotions so they instinctively help and support you. -Paul Meyer
    Man is a goal seeking animal. His life only has meaning if he is reaching out and striving for his goals. -Aristotle
    It is not important what you believe, only that you believe. -Unknown author
    When you're a winner you're always happy, but if you're happy as a loser you'll always be a loser. -Mark Fidrych
    How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. -Anne Frank
    If you have confidence you have patience. Confidence, that is everything. -Ilie Nastase
    We cannot swing up on a rope that is attached only to our own belt. -William Ernest Hocking
    A friend in need is a friend indeed. -Latin Proverb
    Creating success is tough but keeping it is tougher. -Pete Roseg
    Desire is the thing you want in incipiency. -Emilie Cady
    Forget about all the reasons why something may not work. You only need to find one good reason why it will. -Dr. Robert Anthony
    Death comes to all. But great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the sun grows cold. -George Fabricius
    A stumble may prevent a fall. -English proverb
    A man, when he wishes, is the master of his fate. -Jose Ferrer
    Talent develops in tranquillity, character in the full current of human life. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    Fix your eyes on perfection and you make almost everything speed towards it. -William Ellery Channing
    Wherever the fates lead us let us follow. -Virgil
    Men take only their needs into consideration, never their abilities. -Napoleon Bonaparte
    Success is the progressive realization of predetermined, worthwhile goals. -Paul J. Meyer
    Inspiration is needed in geometry, just as much as in poetry. -Aleksandr Sergeyevich Pushkin
    People grow through experience if they meet life honestly and courageously. This is how character is built. -Eleanor Roosevelt
    Opportunities multiply as they are seized, they die when neglected. -John Wicker
    Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way. -Booker T. Washington
    Among all human constructions the only ones that avoid the dissolving hands of time are castles in the air. -Frederico de Roberto
    Tell me who you love, and I'll tell you who you are. -Creole proverb
    Life without a friend is like death without a witness. -Spanish Proverb
    Some people not only expect opportunity to knock, they expect it to beat down the door. -Author unknown
    We don't grow unless we take risks. Any successful company is riddled with failures. -James E. Burke
    No woman has ever so comforted the distressed or distressed the comfortable. on Eleanor Roosevelt. -Claire Booth Luce
    In the sweetness of friendship let there be laughter, and sharing of pleasures. -Kahlil Gibran
    My eyes make pictures when they are shut. -Samuel T. Coleridge
    Bad habits are like chains that are too light to feel until they are too heavy to carry. -Warren Buffet
    Always borrow money from a pessimist, he doesn't expect to be paid back. -Unknown Author
    There is time for everything. -Thomas Edison
    We listened to what our customers wanted and acted on what they said. Good things happen when you pay attention. -John F. Smith
    When dealing with people, remember you are not dealing with creatures of logic, but creatures of emotion. -Dale Carnegie
    I try to avoid looking forward or backward, and try to keep looking upward. -Charlotte Bronte
    Old people have fewer diseases than the young, but their diseases never leave them. -Hippocrates
    No problem is insurmountable. With a little courage, teamwork and determination a person can overcome anything. -B. Dodge
    The one unchangeable certainty is that nothing is unchangeable or certain. -John F Kennedy
    The job of the artist is always to deepen the mystery. -Francis Bacon
    One of the most difficult things to give away is kindness; it usually comes back to you. -Anonymous
    People are just about as happy as they make up their minds to be. -Abraham Lincoln
    Fill your house with gold and jade, and it can no longer be guarded. -Tao Saying
    Music is the movement of sound to reach the soul for the education of its virtue. -Plato
    The best is yet to be. -Robert Browning
    A good plan violently executed right now is far better than a perfect plan executed next week. -General George Patton
    No one can make you feel inferior without your permission. -Eleanor Roosevelt.
    Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare. -Japanese proverb
    Responsibility walks hand in hand with capacity and power. -Josiah Gilbert Holland
    Freedom is hammered out on the anvil of discussion, dissent, and debate. -Hubert H. Humphrey
    An excuse is worse than a lie, for an excuse is a lie, guarded. -Alexander Pope
    A child must learn early to believe that she is somebody worthwhile, and that she can do many praiseworthy things. -Benjamin Mays
    The most useless are those who never change through the years. -James Barrie
    The universe is full of magical things, patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper. -Eden Phillpotts
    Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men, and men are great only if they are determined to be so. -Charles De Gaulle
    The greatest obstacle to progress is prejudice. -Bavee
    You cannot be lonely if you like the person you're alone with. -Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
    Failure is success if we learn from it. -Malcom S. Forbes
    Sometimes a noble failure serves the world as faithfully as a distinguished success. -Dowden
    Whenever you do a thing, act as if all the world were watching. -Thomas Jefferson
    A baby is born with a need to be loved and never outgrows it. -Frank A Clark
    The ideal attitude is to be physically loose and mentally tight. -Arthur Ashe
    Those who make the worse use of their time are the first to complain of its shortness. -Jean De La Bruyere
    Only when we give joyfully, without hesitation or thought of gain, can we truly know what love means. -Leo Buscaglia
    You'll never find a better sparring partner than adversity. -Walt Schmidt
    You've got to get up every morning with determination if you're going to go to bed with satisfaction. -George Horace Lorimer
    He who sows courtesy reaps friendship, and he who plants kindness gathers love. -St. Basil, Greek religious leader
    I was made to work. If you are equally industrious, you will be equally successful. -Johann Sebastian Bach
    Search for the seed of good in every adversity. -Og Mandino
    Better than a thousand days of diligent study is one day with a great teacher. -Japanese Proverb
    Character is a victory, not a gift. -Anonymous
    It is the response to error that counts. -Nikki Giovanni
    Nothing builds self-esteem and self-confidence like accomplishment. -Thomas Carlyle
    Why are there so many people who never miss an opportunity to miss an opportunity? -Unknown Author
    What is the good of being a genius if you cannot use it as an excuse for being unemployed? -Gerald Barzan
    The groundwork of all happiness is health. -Leigh Hunt
    There are no office hours for leaders. -Cardinal J. Gibbons
    He that gives should not remember, he that receives should never forget. -Talmud
    Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort. -Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Courage is knowing what not to fear. -Plato
    The man who wins may have been counted out several times but he didn't hear the referee. -H E Jansen
    One extends one's limits only by exceeding them. -Scott M Peck
    Good is not good where better is expected. -Thomas Fuller
    The harder you fall, the higher you bounce. -Anonymous
    Everyone wants to be appreciated, so if you appreciate someone, don't keep it a secret. -Mary Kay Ash
    We are not here merely to make a living. We are here to enrich the world. -Woodrow Wilson
    On a single winged word hath hung the destiny of nations. -Wendall Phillips
    The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up. -Mark Twain
    What we call the secret of happiness is no more a secret than our willingness to choose life. -Leo Buscaglia
    When your work speaks for itself, get out of the way. -Thomas 'wayne' Brazell
    If there were no problems, most of us would be unemployed. -Zig Ziglar
    When a man points a finger at someone else, he should remember that four of his fingers are pointing at himself. -Louis Nizer
    Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing had happened. -Winston Churchill
    No pressure, no diamonds. -Mary Case
    People with goals succeed because they know where they are going... it's as simple as that. -Earl Nightingale
    Love is the great miracle cure. Loving ourselves works miracles in our lives. -Louise Hay
    Life is too short to be small. -Benjamin Disraeli
    You cannot be a leader, and ask other people to follow you, unless you know how to follow, too. -Sam Rayburn
    Take care in your minutes, and the hours will take care of themselves. -Lord Chesterfield
    A difference, to be a difference, must make a difference. -James Farr
    You put together the best team that you can with the players you've got, and replace those who aren't good enough. -Robert Crandall
    What would be the use of immortality to a person who cannot use well a half an hour. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Everybody on a championship team doesn't get publicity, but everyone can say he's a champion. -Earvin Magic Johnson
    I know the price of success: dedication, hard work, and an unremitting devotion to the things you want to see happen. -Frank Lloyd Wright
    If you're afraid to die, you will not be able to live. -James Baldwin
    Some people develop a wish bone where their back bone should be. -Unknown Author
    Comfort and prosperity have never enriched the world as much as adversity has. -Billy Graham
    If your capacity to acquire has outstripped your capacity to enjoy, you are on the way to the scrap-heap. -Glen Buck
    You don't drown by falling in the water. You drown by staying there. -Unknown Author
    Our greatest good, and what we least can spare, is hope. -Abraham Cowley
    The good or ill of a man lies within his own will. -Epictetus
    I am a part of all that I have seen. -Lord Alfred Tennyson
    Confidence is courage at ease. -Daniel Maher
    Nothing is stronger than habit. -Ovid
    All riches have their origin in mind. Wealth is in ideas - not money. -Robert Collier
    That which offends the ear will not easily gain admission to the mind. -Quintilian
    Every noble work is at first impossible. -Thomas Carlyle
    If you surrender completely to the moments as they pass, you live more richly those moments. -Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    You can come to understand your purpose in life by slowing down and feeling your heart's desires. -Marcia Wieder
    Life doesn't require that we be the best, only that we try our best. -H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
    Courage is being afraid but going on anyhow. -Dan Rather
    Judge a man by his questions rather than his answers. -Voltaire
    A man must be big enough to admit his mistakes, smart enough to profit from them, and strong enough to correct them. -John C. Maxwell
    Nothing can work me damage except myself. -St. Bernard
    Success without honor is an unseasoned dish; it will satisfy your hunger, but it won't taste good. -Joe Paterno
    There is no real excellence in all this world which can be separated from right living. -David Starr Jordan
    If you wish to study men you must not neglect to mix with the society of children. -Jesse Torrey
    The secret of success is to know something nobody else knows. -Aristotle Onassis
    One sees great things from the valley, only small things from the peak. -G. K. Chesterton
    A man is a worker. If he is not that he is nothing. -Joseph Conrad
    Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity. -Coach Darrel Royal
    There are some defeats more triumphant than victories. -Michel de Montaigne
    Mental attitude is more important than mental capacity. -Walter Dill Scott
    There is nothing so fatal to character as half finished tasks. -David Lloyd George
    Nothing can harm a good man, either in life or after death. -Socrates
    By working faithfully eight hours a day, you may eventually get to be boss and work 12 hours a day. -Anonymous
    I would never have amounted to anything were it not for adversity. I was forced to come up the hard way. -J. C. Penney
    What man's mind can create, man's character can control. -Thomas Edison
    Quality begins on the inside... and then works its way out. -Bob Moawad
    Charm is a way of getting the answer yes without asking a clear question. -Albert Camus, The Fall
    Wealth is not in making money, but in making the man while he is making money. -John Wicker
    Vision is the art of seeing things invisible. -Jonathon Swift
    Delay always breeds danger; and to protract a great design is often to ruin it. -Miguel De Cervantes
    Failure is not the worst thing in the world. The very worst is not to try. -Anonymous
    To live in hearts we leave behind is not to die. -Clyde Campbell
    Life is a promise; fulfill it. -Mother Teresa
    There is no must in art because art is free. -Wassily Kandinsky
    Hope is a waking dream. -Aristotle
    Ability will never catch up with the demand for it. -Malcolm Forbes
    Lose not yourself in a far off time, seize the moment that is thine. -Johann Friedrich Von Schiller
    Honor and shame from no condition rise; Act well your part, there all the honor lies. -Alexander Pope
    The suspicious parent makes an artful child. -Thomas G. Halliburton
    Act like you expect to get into the end zone. -Joe Paterno
    Strength is a matter of the made-up mind. -John Beecher
    Do not fear the winds of adversity. Remember: A kite rises against the wind rather than with it. -Unknown Author
    You don't get to control any outcome, only every choice you make along the way. -Stephen C Paul
    There is nothing so annoying as to have two people talking when you're busy interrupting. -Mark Twain
    It is essential to understand that battles are primarily won in the hearts of men. -Vincent Lombardi
    Everything you need you already have. -Wayne Oates
    It is not fair to ask of others what you are unwilling to do yourself. -Anna Eleanor Roosevelt
    Destiny grants us our wishes, but in its own way, in order to give us something beyond our wishes. -Goethe
    Energy is equal to desire and purpose. -Sheryl Adams
    Never fight an inanimate object. -P. J. O'Rourke
    If at first you don't succeed, destroy all evidence that you tried. -Susan Ohanian
    Who is sure of their own motives can in confidence advance or retreat. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    I am definitely going to take a course on time management... just as soon as I can work it into my schedule. -Louis E. Boone
    No army can withstand the strength of an idea whose time has come. -Victor Hugo
    Do not worry about holding high position; worry rather about playing your proper role. -Confucius
    One should count each day a separate life. -Lucius Annaeus Seneca
    If things seem under control, you are just not going fast enough. -Mario Andretti
    Imagination... its limits are only those of the mind itself. -Rod Serling
    Visualize this thing you want. See it, feel it, believe in it. Make your mental blueprint and begin. -Robert Collier
    Creativity is thinking up new things. Innovation is doing new things. -Theodore Levitt
    Deal honestly and objectively with yourself; intellectual honesty and personal courage are the hallmarks of great character. -Brian Tracy
    Be enthusiastic as a leader. You can't light a fire with a wet match! -Unknown Author
    He who finds diamonds must grapple in mud and mire because diamonds are not found in polished stones. They are made. -Henry B. Wilson
    As you walk down the fairway of life you must smell the roses, for you only get to play one round. -Ben Hogan
    People will not look forward to posterity, who never look backwards to their ancestors. -Edmund Burke
    Work is man's most natural form of relaxation. -Dagobert D. Runes
    It's always the challenge of the future, this feeling of excitement, that drives me. -Yoshihisa Tabuchi
    You'll miss 100 per cent of the shots you never take. -Wayne Gretzky
    Any man who selects a goal in life which can be fully achieved has already defined his own limitations. -Cavett Robert
    I feel that the greatest reward for doing is the opportunity to do more. -Dr. Jonas Salk
    The odds of hitting your target go up dramatically when you aim at it. -Mal Pancoast
    The most important thing about motivation is goal setting. You should always have a goal. -Francie Larrieu Smith
    Ordinary people think merely of spending time. Great people think of using it. -Unknown Author
    No man is hurt but by himself. -Diogenes
    Do not resent growing old. Many are denied the privilege. -Unknown
    Success depends on your backbone, not your wishbone. -Unknown Author
    The unexamined life is not worth living. -Socrates
    Our brightest blazes of gladness are commonly kindled by unexpected sparks. -Samuel Johnson
    Some of the world's greatest feats were accomplished by people not smart enough to know they were impossible. -Doug Larson
    As to marriage or celibacy, let a man take which course he will-he will be sure to repent it. -Socrates
    People who never do any more than they get paid for never get paid for any more than they do. -Albert Hubbard
    Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. -Barbara DeAngelis
    I am careful not to confuse excellence with perfection. Excellence, I can reach for; perfection is God's business. -Michael J. Fox
    Live out of your imagination, not your history. -Stephen Covey
    I never know what I think about something until I read what I've written on it. -William Faulkner
    A people that values its privileges above its principles soon loses both. -Dwight D. Eisenhower
    Professionalism is knowing how to do it, when to do it, and doing it. -Frank Tyger
    It is necessary to try to surpass oneself always; this occupation ought to last as long as life. -Christina (Queen of Sweden)
    Before everything else; getting ready is the secret of success. -Henry Ford
    Throw your heart over the fence and the rest will follow. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Evaluate what you want - because what gets measured, gets produced. -James A. Belasco
    Character is always lost when a high ideal is sacrificed on the altar of conformity and popularity. -Unknown Author
    If you have a dream, give it a chance to happen. -Richard M. DeVos
    Do not lose your inward peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset. -Saint Francis De Sales
    None of us is as smart as all of us. -Japanese proverb
    Happiness is a continuation of happenings which are not resisted. -Deepak Chopra
    Don't hold to anger, hurt or pain. They steal your energy and keep you from love. -Leo Buscaglia
    The better work men do is always done under stress and at great personal cost. -William Carlos Williams
    When you jump for joy, beware that no one moves the ground from beneath your feet. -Stanislaw J. Lec
    One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar. -Helen Keller
    One of the best uses of your time is to increase your competence in your key result areas. -Brian Tracy
    The power of man's virtue should not be measured by his special efforts, but by his ordinary doings. -Blaise Pascal
    Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. -Thomas Alva Edison
    Praise out of season, or tactlessly bestowed, can freeze the heart as much as blame. -Pearl S. Buck
    The true object of all human life is play. Earth is a task garden; heaven is a playground. -G K Chesterton
    The way to develop self-confidence is to do the thing you fear. -William Jennings Bryan
    Make sure you visualize what you really want, not what someone else wants for you. -Jerry Gillies
    Nothing focuses the mind better than the constant sight of a competitor who wants to wipe you off the map. -Wayne Calloway
    If one desires a change, one must be that change before that change can take place. -Gita Bellin
    You're only given a little spark of madness. You mustn't lose it. -Robin Williams
    Opportunities multiply as they are seized. -Colin Wilson
    Management is nothing more than motivating other people. -Lee Iacocca
    Can you imagine what I would do if I could do all I can? -Sun Tzu
    Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the courage of other persons. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Persistent people begin their success where others end in failure. -Edward Eggleston
    All who wander are not lost. -J. R. R. Tolkien
    If a man happens to find himself, he has a mansion which he can inhabit with dignity all the days of his life. -James A. Michener
    Necessity is the mother of taking chances. -Mark Twain
    If you want to win a race you have to go a little berserk. -Bill Rodgers
    The only time I feel alive is when I'm painting. -Vincent Van Gogh
    For what is the best choice, for each individual is the highest it is possible for him to achieve. -Aristotle
    One joy scatters a hundred griefs. -Chinese Proverb
    The only person who is educated is the one who has learned how to learn... and change. -Carl Rogers
    There are no traffic jams along the extra mile. -Roger Staubach
    If you train hard, you'll not only be hard, you'll be hard to beat. -Herschel Walker
    A different world cannot be built by indifferent people. -Peter Marshall
    We shrink from change; yet is there anything that can come into being without it? -Marcus Aurelius
    Remember, what you say comes back to you. -Zig Ziglar
    Choosing what you want to do, and when to do it, is an act of creation. -Peter Mcwilliams
    Picture in your mind a sense of personal destiny. -Wayne Oates
    There are one hundred and ninety nine ways to get beat, but only one way to win; get there first. -Willie Shoemaker
    Live your life as though your every act were to become a universal law. -Emmanuel Kant
    The elevator to success is out of order. You'll have to use the stairs... one step at a time. -Joe Girard
    Dream as if you'll live forever. Live as if you'll die today. -James Dean
    A real friend is one who walks in when the rest of the world walks out. -Walter Winchell
    Art is everywhere, except it has to pass through a creative mind. -Louise Nevelson
    I'm a great believer in luck, and I find that the harder I work, the more I have of it. -Thomas Jefferson
    Setting an example is not the main means of influencing others; it is the only means. -Albert Einstein
    Moments of kindness and reconciliation are worth having, even if the parting has to come sooner or later. -Alice Munro
    You can do what you have to do, and sometimes you can do it even better than you think you can. -Jimmy Carter
    To be successful, you must decide exactly what you want to accomplish, then resolve to pay the price to get it. -Bunker Hunt
    Outside of a dog, a book is man's best friend. Inside of a dog, it's too dark to read. -Groucho Marx
    Friends are treasures. -Horace Burns
    All commend patience, but none can endure to suffer. - Gnomologia, 1732. -Thomas Fuller
    The art of living lies less in eliminating our troubles than in growing with them. -Bernard M. Baruch
    Sometimes if you want to see a change for the better, you have to take things into your own hands. -Clint Eastwood
    Take chances. When rowing forward, the boat may rock. -Chinese proverb
    Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal. -Pamela Vaull Starr
    There is always a way-if you're committed. -Anthony Robbins
    Good values are easier caught than taught. -Zig Ziglar
    Love has nothing to do with what you are expecting to get – only what you are expecting to give. -Katherine Hepburn
    A strong passion... will insure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means. -Willam Hazlitt
    We don't stop playing because we grow old; we grow old because we stop playing. -George Bernard Shaw
    Virtue is its own reward. -Cicero
    Let us love, not in word or speech, but in truth and action. -The Bible, 1 John 3:18 NRSV
    Deeds, not stones, are the true monuments of the great. -John L. Motley
    Modest doubt is called the beacon of the wise. -William Shakespeare
    Nothing will ever be attempted if all possible objections must be first overcome. -Jules W Lederer
    A musician must make music, an artist must paint, a poet must write, if he is to be ultimately at peace with himself. -Abraham Maslow
    The only yardstick for success our society has is being a champion. No one remembers anything else. -John Madden
    Only our individual faith in freedom can keep us free. -Dwight D. Eisenhower
    When you seek it, you cannot find it. -Zen Proverb
    I look upon every day to be lost, in which I do not make a new acquaintance. -Samuel Johnson
    In selling as in medicine, prescription before diagnosis is malpractice. -Tony Allasandra
    Each is responsible for his own actions. -H. L. Hunt
    He not busy being born is busy dying. -Bob Dylan
    Life has no limitations, except the ones you make. -Les Brown
    My mother's menu consisted of two choices: Take it or leave it. -Buddy Hackett
    It is always wise to look ahead, but difficult to look farther than you can see. -Winston Churchill
    Putting off an easy thing makes it hard, and putting off a hard one makes it impossible. -George H. Lonmer
    Nothing great will ever be achieved without great men and men are great only if they are determined to be so. -Charles De Gaulle
    Nature gave us one tongue and two ears so we could hear twice as much as we speak. -Epictetus
    Comfort zones are most often expanded through discomfort. -Peter Mcwilliams
    The basic rule of free enterprise: You must give in order to get. -Scott Alexander
    If you want to look young and thin, hang around old fat people. -Jim Eason.
    You get out in front - you stay out in front. -A. J. Foyt
    Vision is the art of seeing things invisible to others. -Jonathon Swift
    The optimist sees opportunity in every danger; the pessimist sees danger in every opportunity. -Winston Churchill
    Lawyers-a profession it is to disguise matters. -Sir Thomas More
    Habits are at first cobwebs, then cables. -Spanish Proverb
    One should use praise to recognize what one is not. -Elias Canetti
    A moment's insight is sometimes worth a life's experience. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
    It takes struggle, a goal and enthusiasm to make a champion. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Rough diamonds may sometimes be mistaken for worthless pebbles. -Sir Thomas Browne
    When your writing is filled with detail, it has a lot more impact. -Ivan Levison
    You can't choose up sides on a round world. -Wayne Dyer
    He has half the deed done who has made a beginning. -Flaccus
    Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Sweat plus sacrifice equals success. -Charlie Finley
    It is necessary; therefore, it is possible. -G A Borghese
    If you have integrity, nothing else matters. -Alan Simpson
    If you can be well without health, you may be happy without virtue. -Edmund Burke
    I skate to where the puck is going to be, not where it is going. -Wayne Gretsky
    Every artist writes his own autobiography. -Havelock Ellis
    Promise yourself to be just as enthusiastic about the success of others as you are about your own. -Christian Larson
    To go too far is as bad as to fall short. -Confucius
    The world is wide, and I will not waste my life in friction when it could be turned into momentum. -Frances Willard
    Power is the ability to do good things for others. -Brooke Astor
    Everything becomes a little different as soon as it is spoken out loud. -Hermann Hesse
    He is rich or poor according to what he is, not according to what he has. -Henry Ward Beecher
    Stumbling is not falling. -Portuguese Proverb
    The manager has a short-range view; the leader has a long-range perspective. -Warren Bennis
    Be amusing: never tell unkind stories; above all, never tell long ones. -Benjamin Disraeli
    Never do things others can do and will do if there are things others cannot do or will not do. -Amelia Earhart
    Every creative act involves...a new innocence of perception, liberated from the cataract of accepted belief. -Arthur Koestler
    The two hardest things to handle in life are failure and success. -Anonymous
    Man was predestined to have free will. -Hal Luyah
    The mind of man is capable of anything because everything is in it, all the past as well as the future. -Joseph Conrad
    As a rule, men worry more about what they can't see than about what they can. -Julius Caesar
    A second ago is gone, and a second from now might be. Now is all you've got. Go for it! -Lyn St. James
    A good memory is one trained to forget the trivial. -Clifton Fadiman
    Success and rest don't sleep together. -Russian proverb
    Fall seven times, stand up eight. -Japanese Proverb
    Create your future from your future not your past. -Werner Erhardt
    We are digging our graves with our teeth. -Thomas Moffett
    Remember, happiness doesn't depend upon who you are or what you have, it depends solely upon what you think. -Dale Carnegie
    The moment of enlightenment is when a person's dreams of possibilities become images of probabilities. -Vic Braden
    Failure is the opportunity to begin again, more intelligently. -Henry Ford
    Life is 10 percent what you make it and 90 percent how you take it. -Irving Berlin
    Everything has been said before, but since nobody listens we have to keep going back and beginning all over again. -Andre Gide
    The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook. -William James
    If you wish to make a man your enemy, tell him simply, You are wrong. This method works every time. -Henry Link
    The sower may mistake and sow his peas crookedly; the peas make no mistake, but come up and show his line. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    We're all stumbling towards the light with varying degrees of grace at any given moment. -Bo Lozoff
    We will either find a way, or make one. -Hannibal
    Persevere and get it done. -George Allen
    Rise above the storm and you will find the sunshine. -Mario Fernandez
    To find a fault is easy; to do better may be difficult. -Plutarch
    Enthusiasm is the yeast that raises the dough. -Paul J. Meyer
    Leadership is based on a spiritual quality; the power to inspire the power to inspire others to follow. -Vincent Lombardi
    If you forget you have to struggle for improvement you go backward. -Geoffrey Hickson
    They who are all things to their neighbors cease to be anything to themselves. -Norman Douglas
    Chance favors only those who court her. -Charles Nicolle
    Don't wait for someone else to make your life terrific. That's your job. -Unknown author
    Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret. -Ambrose Bierce
    The only thing that ever sat its way to success was a hen. -Sarah Brown
    What is once well done is done forever. -Henry David Thoreau
    When you come to a roadblock, take a detour. -Mary Kay Ash
    The secret of success is constancy to purpose. -Benjamin Disraeli
    He that waits upon fortune is never sure of a dinner. -Benjamin Franklin
    Snowflakes are one of nature's most fragile things, but just look at what they can do when they stick together. -Vesta Kelly
    A will finds a way. -Orison Swett Marden
    You options are limited only by your fears. -Unknown Author
    Just go out there and do what you've got to do. -Martina Navratilova
    I know but one freedom and that is the freedom of the mind. -Antoine de Saint-Exupery
    You must make your own opportunities. -John B. Gough
    Take your life in your own hands and what happens? A terrible thing: no one is to blame. -Erica Jong
    You must begin to think of yourself as becoming the person you want to be. -David Viscott
    Today I have grown taller from walking with the trees. -Karl Baker
    Things do not have meaning. We assign meaning to everything. -Anthony Robbins
    Life really does begin at forty. Up until then, you are just doing research. -Carl G Jung
    Expenditure rises to meet income. -C Northcote Parkinson
    Never cut what you can untie. -Joseph Joubert
    Miracles are not contrary to nature, but only contrary to what we know about nature. -St. Augustine
    Only those things are beautiful which are inspired by madness and written by reason. -Andre Gide
    Put all excuses aside and remember this: YOU are capable. -Zig Ziglar
    Writing comes more easily if you have something to say. -Sholem Asch
    There is no sadder sight than a young pessimist. -Mark Twain
    Knowing others is wisdom, knowing yourself is enlightenment. -Lao Tzu
    Control your destiny or somebody else will. -Jack Welch
    Real success is finding your lifework in the work that you love. -David McCullough
    The first duty of man is to conquer fear; he must get rid of it, he cannot act till then. -Thomas Carlyle
    Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears. -Les Brown
    The truth is rarely pure and never simple. -Oscar Wilde
    You can measure a man by the opposition it takes to discourage him. -Robert C. Savage
    Through perseverance many people win success out of what seemed destined to be certain failure. -Benjamin Disraeli
    Such as we are made of, such we be. -Shakespeare
    The darkest hour of a man's life is when he sits down to plan how to get money without earning it. -Horace Greeley
    Few things are impossible to diligence and skill. Great works are performed not by strength, but perseverance. -Samuel Johnson
    When you blame others, you give up your power to change. -Douglas Noel Adams
    You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through. -Rosalynn Carter
    Minds are like parachutes - they only function when open. -Thomas Dewar
    God's heart is the most sensitive and tender of all. No act goes unnoticed, no matter how insignificant or small. -Richard J. Foster
    Inspiration usually comes during work, rather than before it. -Madeleine L'Engle
    I do the very best I know how - the very best I can; and I mean to keep on doing so until the end. -Abraham Lincoln
    To acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe. -Marilyn vos Savant
    My friends are my estate. -Emily Dickinson
    To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to do. -Kahlil Gibran
    A cause a day keeps reality away. -Jim Fraser
    You have a right to your opinions. I just don't want to hear them. -Anonymous
    Classic art was the art of necessity: modern romantic art bears the stamp of caprice and chance. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    If you want greater prosperity in your life, start forming a vacuum to receive it. -Catherine Ponder
    The people who oppose your ideas are inevitably those who represent the established order that your ideas will upset. -Anthony D'angelo
    Excellence is doing ordinary things extraordinarily well. -John W. Gardner
    Do not quench your inspiration and your imagination; do not become the slave of your model. -Vincent Van Gogh
    The only limit to our realization of tomorrow will be our doubts of today. -Franklin Roosevelt
    The roots of all goodness lie in the soil of appreciation for goodness. -The Dalai Lama
    When men and women are able to respect and accept their differences then love has a chance to blossom. -John Gray
    Things may come to those who wait, but only things left by those who hustle. -Abraham Lincoln
    The only place where success comes before work is in the dictionary. -Vidal Sassoon
    You can't always control the wind, but you can control your sails. -Anthony Robbins
    Prosperity is not without many fears and disasters; and adversity is not without comforts and hopes. -Francis Bacon
    A champion hates to lose even more than she loves to win. -Chris Evert
    We can do anything we want to do if we stick to it long enough. -Helen Keller
    Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow. -Unknown Author
    Concentration is the secret of strengths in politics, in war, in trade, in short in all management of human affairs. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Love and you shall be loved. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Questions provide the key to unlocking our unlimited potential. -Anthony Robbins
    We find comfort among those who agree with us-growth among those who don't. -Frank A. Clark
    All things are difficult before they are easy. -John Norley
    Success is that old ABC - ability, breaks and courage. -Charles Luckman
    What is now proved was once imagined. -William Blake
    If one doesn't respect oneself one can have neither love nor respect for others. -Ayn Rand
    Fulfillment is reaching your own expectations, not the expectations of others. -Unknown Author
    When a thought is too weak to be expressed simply, simply drop it. -Marquis de Vauvenargues
    The shortest distance between two points is under construction. -Noelie Alito
    No one can cheat you out of ultimate success but yourself. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    When once the itch of literature comes over a man, nothing can sure it but the scratching of a pen. -Samuel Lover
    If I have seen further, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants. -Sir Isaac Newton
    People do not attract that which they want, but that which they are. -James Allen
    Whatever you can do, or dream you can begin it. Boldness has genius, magic, and power in it. -Johann Wolfgang Goethe
    Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all. -Lord Alfred Tennyson
    The great dividing line between success and failure can be expressed in five words: I did not have time. -Franklin Field
    You can be right or you can be happy. -Gerald G Jampolsky
    Aviation is proof that given, the will, we have the capacity to achieve the impossible. -Edward Vernon Rickenbacker
    One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives. -Euripides
    Even if you are on the right track, you will get run over if you just sit there. -Will Rogers
    You can plant a dream. -Anne Campbell
    For fast acting relief try slowing down. -Lily Tomlin
    Become a student of change. It is the only thing that will remain constant. -Anthony J. D'Angelo
    Be charitable before wealth makes thee covetous. -Sir Thomas Browne
    I shut my eyes in order to see. -Paul Gauguin
    The secret of success is making your vocation your vacation. -Mark Twain
    Every age needs men who will redeem the time by living with a vision of the things that are to be. -Adlai E. Stevenson
    There has never been a statue erected to the memory of someone who let well enough alone. -Jules Ellinger
    America's number one energy crisis is Monday morning. -Unknown Author
    And when you have reached the mountain top, then you shall begin to climb. -Kahlil Gibran
    People travel in the way of least resistance, by choosing one's environment, one will travel in a particular way. -H. Janicki
    We don't know who we are until we see what we can do. -Martha Grimes
    The people and circumstances around me do not make me what I am, they reveal who I am. -Dr. Laura Schlessinger
    If you can imagine it you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it. -William Arthur Ward
    You make mistakes. Mistakes don't make you. -Maxwell Maltz
    Winning has always meant much to me, but winning friends has meant the most. -Babe Didrikson Zaharias
    In matters of style, swim with the current; in matters of principle, stand like a rock. -Thomas Jefferson
    The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability to overcome bad luck. -Channing Pollock
    Every failure made me more confident. Because I wanted even more to achieve as revenge, to show that I could. -Roman Polanski
    The more we do, the more we can do; the more busy we are, the more leisure we have. -William Hazlitt
    He who reigns within himself and rules his passions, desires and fears is more than a king. -John Milton
    Tough times never last, but tough people do. -Dr. Robert Schuller
    Depend on the rabbit's foot if you will, but remember it didn't work for the rabbit. -R. E. Shay
    An artist is not paid for his labor but for his vision. -James McNeill Whistler
    Enthusiasm is a vital element toward the individual success of every man or woman. -Conrad Hilton
    If you want to be happy for a year, plant a garden; if you want to be happy for life, plant a tree. -English proverb
    Time is the most valuable thing a man can spend. -Laertius Diogenes
    When the character of a man is not clear to you, look at his friends. -Japanese Proverb
    Look for a thing until you find it and you'll not lose your labor. -Chinese Proverb
    Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going. -Jim Ryun
    If you are not getting as much from life as you want to, then examine the state of your enthusiasm. -Norman Vincent Peale
    When you get something for nothing, you just haven't been billed for it yet. -Franklin P Jones
    The wrongdoer is more unfortunate than the man wronged. -Democritus
    If you have accomplished all that you have planned for yourself, you have not planned enough. -Edward Everett Hale
    Judge of your natural character by what you do in your dreams. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Success is often the result of taking a misstep in the right direction. -Al Bernstein
    Do more than is required of you. -George S. Patton
    We teach what we live. -Unknown Author
    No man is lonely while eating spaghetti. It requires so much attention. -Christopher Morley
    Reality is merely an illusion, albeit a very persistent one. -Albert Einstein
    A person will sometimes devote all his life to the development of one part of his body; the wishbone. -Robert Frost
    No man is fit to command another that cannot command himself. -William Penn
    Ninety-nine percent of who you are is invisible and untouchable. -Buckminster Fuller
    Be humble, be big in mind and soul, be kindly; you will like yourself that way and so will other people. -Norman Vincent Peale
    The battle, sir, is not to the strong alone; it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave. -Patrick Henry
    If what you're working for really matters, you'll give it all you've got. -Nido Qubein
    Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power. -Tao Te Ching
    Love until it hurts. Real love is always painful and hurts; then it is real and pure. -Mother Teresa
    Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love. -Lao Tzu
    Discipline is the soul of an army. It makes small numbers formidable, procures success to the weak, and esteem to all. -George Washington
    Every person is a God in embryo. Its only desire is to be born. -Deepak Chopra
    Success is 10 percent inspiration and 90 percent perspiration. -Thomas Alva Edison
    I've got to keep breathing. It'll be my worst business mistake if I don't. -Sir Nathan Rothschild
    Joy comes from using your potential. -Will Schultz
    Anyone who thinks the sky is the limit, has limited imagination. -Unknown Author
    Always listen to the experts. They'll tell you what can't be done and why. Then do it. -Robert Heinlein
    If the doors of perception were cleansed everything would appear to man as it is, infinite. -William Blake
    The harder the conflict, the more glorious the triumph. -Thomas Paine
    If you're going through hell, keep going. -Winston Churchill
    This time like all times is a very good one if we but know what to do with it -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    My father always told me, "Find a job you love and you'll never have to work a day in your life.". -Jim Fox
    Our deeds determine us, as much as we determine our deeds. -George Eliot
    The hard way is the right way. -John Alves
    A happy person is not a person in a certain set of circumstances, but rather a person with a certain set of attitudes. -Hugh Downs
    He who hesitates is probably right. -Bogovich
    Age considers; youth ventures. -Rabindranath Tagore
    The secret of success is constancy of purpose. -Benjamin Disraeli
    Show class, have pride and display character. If you do, winning takes care of itself. -Paul Bryant
    I am opposed to millionaires, but it would be dangerous to offer me the position. -Mark Twain
    Look and you will find it. What is unsought will go undetected. -Sophocles
    We are shaped and fashioned by what we love. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    Humor is an affirmation of dignity, a declaration of man's superiority to all that befalls him. -Romain Gary
    Knowing is not enough, we must apply. Willing is not enough, we must do. -Johann von Goethe
    We are all cells in the same body of humanity. -Pilgrims
    Business is like a man rowing a boat upstream. He has no choice; he must go ahead or he will go back. -Lewis E. Pierson
    Perfection is achieved, not when there is nothing more to add, but when there is nothing left to take away. -Antoine de Saint-Exupery
    Find your horse. Discover the direction the horse is going. Ride the horse in that direction. -Peter Mcwilliams
    Think and speak the beautiful only. -Christian Larson
    I have had dreams and I have had nightmares, but I have conquered my nightmares because of my dreams. -Dr. Jonas Salk
    Sure I am of this, that you have only to endure to conquer. -Winston Churchill
    Hope is a risk that must be run. -George Bernanos
    View life as a continuous learning experience. -Denis Waitley
    For peace of mind, resign as general manager of the universe. -Larry Eisenberg
    Aerodynamically, the bumble bee shouldn't be able to fly, but the bumble bee doesn't know it so it goes on flying anyway. -Mary Kay Ash
    You cannot be anything if you want to be everything. -Solomon Schechter
    It's simply a matter of doing what you do best and not worrying about what the other fellow is going to do. -John Adams
    Until you value yourself, you will not value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it. -M. Scott Peck
    To thine own self be true, and it must follow, as the night the day, thou canst not then be false to any man. -William Shakespeare
    Not the fruit of experience but experience itself, is the end. -Walter Pater
    Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you've imagined. -Henry David Thoreau
    It is in human nature to relax, when not compelled by personal advantage or disadvantage. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Leaders are problem solvers by talent and temperament, and by choice. -Harlan Cleveland
    We go where our vision is. -Joseph Edward Murphy
    Upon our children - how they are taught - rests the fate - or fortune - of tomorrow's world. -B. C. Forbes
    He who has put a good finish to his undertaking is said to have placed a golden crown to the whole. -Eustachius
    Everything you add to the truth subtracts from the truth. -Aleksandr Solzhenitzyn
    Most of the things worth doing in the world had been declared impossible before they were done. -Louis. D. Brandeis
    The best and fastest way to learn a sport is to watch and imitate a champion. -Jean-Claude Kelly
    Opportunity is missed by most people because it comes dressed in overalls and looks like work. -Thomas Alva Edison
    It is not the mountain we conquer, but ourselves. -Sir Edmund Hillary
    Whatever we plant in our subconscious mind and nourish with repetition and emotion will one day become a reality. -Earl Nightingale
    Let your intentions create your methods and not the other way around. -Peter Mcwilliams
    Whether you think you can or think you can't, you're right. -Henry Ford
    They're only truly great who are truly good. -George Chapman
    To those who can dream there is no such place as faraway. -Unknown Author
    You are never given a wish without also being given the power to make it come true. You may have to work for it, however. -Richard Bach
    No problem can stand the assault of sustained thinking. -Voltaire
    The ability to convert ideas to things is the secret of outward success. -Henry Ward Beecher
    High expectations are the key to everything. -Sam Walton
    The fearful unbelief is unbelief in yourself. -Thomas Carlyle
    The longest journey of any person is the journey inward. -Dag Hammerskjvld
    Hope is the denial of reality. - Dragons of Winter Night. -Margaret Weis
    Start off every day with a smile and get it over with. -W. C. Fields
    Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable. -Francis Bacon
    Be yourself. Who else is better qualified?. -Frank Giblin, Ii
    Courage is being scared to death... and saddling up anyway. -John Wayne
    Courtesies of a small and trivial character are the ones which strike deepest in the gratefully and appreciating heart. -Henry Clay
    Life is like a dogsled team. If you ain't the lead dog, the scenery never changes. -Lewis Grizzard
    The price of greatness is responsibility. -Winston Churchill
    Goals help you channel your energy into action. -Les Brown
    Heaven on earth is a choice you must make, not a place we must find. -Wayne Dyer
    The nice thing about teamwork is that you always have others on your side. -Margaret Carty
    There is great force hidden in a gentle command. -George Herbert
    Beware how you take away hope from any human being. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Keep true to the dreams of thy youth. -Johann Friedrich von Schiller
    Like what you do. If you don't like it, do something else. -Paul Harvey
    A man is a success if he gets up in the morning and gets to bed at night, and in between he does what he wants to do. -Bob Dylan
    Respond intelligently even to unintelligent treatment. -Lao-tse
    No act of kindness, no matter how small, is ever wasted. -Aesop
    The man who does things makes many mistakes, but he never makes the biggest mistake of all - doing nothing. -Benjamin Franklin
    My strength is as the strength of ten, because my heart is pure. -Alfred Lord Tennyson
    Choose always the way that seems the best, however rough it may be. Custom will soon render it easy and agreeable. -Pythagoras
    You'll find as you grow older that you weren't born such a great while ago after all. The time shortens up. -William Dean Howells
    A happy life must be to a great extent a quiet life, for it is only in an atmosphere of quiet that true joy can live. -Bertrand Russell
    Great minds must be ready not only to take opportunities, but to make them. -C C Colton
    A team with a star player is a good team, but a team without one is a great team. -Author unknown
    You can't stop the waves, but you can learn to surf. -Jon Kabat-zinn
    To reach a great height a person needs to have great depth. -Anonymous
    To change your life: start immediately; do it flamboyantly; no exceptions. -William James
    We must indeed all hang together, or most assuredly we shall all hang separately. -Benjamin Franklin
    Dream no smalldreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    Chance never helps those who do not help themselves. -Sophocles
    Leadership is the wise use of power. Power is the capacity to translate intention into reality and sustain it. -Warren Bennis
    There is enough in the world for everyone to have plenty, to live happily, and to be at peace with his neighbors. -Harry Truman
    Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future. -Charles F. Kettering
    At the center of our agency is our freedom to form a healthy attitude toward whatever circumstances we are placed in! -Neal A. Maxwell
    Character is like a tree and a reputation like a shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. -Abraham Lincoln
    The only thing that overcomes hard luck is hard work. -Harry Golden
    We won't even attempt to achieve what we do not believe at a deep level we can have or deserve. -Ruth Ross
    It is hard to fight an enemy who has outposts in your head. -Sally Kempton
    Kindness is the golden chain by which society is bound together. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Plant a seed of friendship; reap a bouquet of happiness. -Lois L. Kaufman
    We can do anything we want as long as we stick to it long enough. -Helen Keller
    The manager asks how and when; the leader asks what and why. -Warren Bennis
    No trumpets sound when the important decisions of our life are made. Destiny is made known silently. -Agnes De Mille
    If you hear a voice within you say you cannot paint, then by all means paint and that voice will be silenced. -Vincent Van Gogh
    Image creates desire. You will want what you imagine. -J. G. Gallimore
    Knowledge is the most democratic source of power. -Alvin Toffler
    The true test of character is not how much we know how to do, but how we behave when we don't know what to do. -Jon Holt
    Work for the fun of it, and the money will arrive some day. -Ronnie Milsap
    Kindness in words creates confidence Kindness in thinking creates profoundness Kindness in giving creates love. -Lao-Tzu
    Humble yourself and you shall be honored. Honor yourself and you shall be humbled. -Unknown Author
    Keep cool; anger is not an argument. -Daniel Webster
    We increase whatever we praise. The whole creation responds to praise, and is glad. -Charles Fillmore
    Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better. -Pat Riley
    Plan for the future because that's where you are going to spend the rest of your life. -Mark Twain
    A successful man continues to look for work after he has found a job. -Unknown Author
    The past is a guidepost, not a hitching post. -Thomas Holcroft
    One that desires to excel should endeavor in those things that are in themselves most excellent. -Epictetus
    A good friend remembers what we were and sees what we can be. -Unknown author
    You must welcome change as the rule but not as your ruler. -Denis Waitley
    When there is a start to be made, don't step over! Start where you are. -Edgar Cayce
    Cherish your human connections: your relationships with friends and family. -Barbara Bush
    Men of genius are admired, men of wealth are envied, men of power are feared; but only men of character are trusted. -Alfred Adler
    By gnawing through a dyke, even a rat may drown a nation. -Edmund Burke
    If I chance to talk a little wild, forgive me. -William Shakespeare
    In the path of our happiness shall we find the learning for which we have chosen this lifetime. -Richard Bach
    We can often do more for other men by trying to correct our own faults than by trying to correct theirs. -Francois Fenelon
    When we do more than we are paid to do, eventually we will be paid more for what we do. -Zig Ziglar
    I would rather attempt something great and fail than attempt to do nothing and succeed. -Robert Schuller
    Always bear in mind that your own resolution to succeed is more important than any other one thing. -Abraham Lincoln
    If you light a lamp for somebody, it will also brighten your path. -Buddhist saying
    I'm not a genius. I'm just a tremendous bundle of experience. -Buckminster Fuller
    Morale is when your hands and feet keep on working when your head says it can't be done. -Benjamin Morrell
    The best way to predict the future is to invent it. -Alan Kay
    To see what is right and not do it, is want of courage. -Confucius
    Don't start living tomorrow, tomorrow never arrives. Start working on your dreams and ambitions today. -Unknown Author
    He who wishes to be rich in a day will be hanged in a year. -Leonardo Da Vinci
    If you're not going to play to win, you might as well hold the Olympics in someone's back yard. -Jessie Owens
    All truly great thoughts are conceived by walking. -Fredrich Nietzsche
    I know a fellow who's as broke as the Ten Commandments. -John Marquand
    There is nothing permanent except change. -Heraclitus
    Only that day dawns, to which we are awake. -Henry David Thoreau
    Character is destiny. -Heraclitus
    When your desires are strong enough you will appear to possess superhuman powers to achieve. -Napoleon Hill
    Dreams get you into the future and add excitement to the present. -Robert Conklin
    Be your character what it will, it will be known; and nobody will take it upon your word. -Philip Dormer Shanhope, Lord Chesterfield
    Happiness lies in good health and a bad memory. -Ingrid Bergman
    You must either modify your dreams or magnify your skills. -Jim Rohn
    Calamity is the test of integrity. -Samuel Richardson
    Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change -Confucius
    Everything I did in my life that was worthwhile I caught hell for. -Earl Warren
    The hand is the cutting edge of the mind. -Jacob Bronowski
    Blessed is he who speaks a kindness; thrice blessed is he who repeats it. -Arabian proverb
    A friendship is one soul living in two bodies. -Unknown Author
    This became a credo of mine... attempt the impossible in order to improve your work. -Bette Davis
    I have always admired the ability to bite off more than one can chew and then chew it. -William DeMille
    It isn't the mountain ahead that wears you out; it's the grain of sand in your shoe. -Robert W. Service
    Of all the music that reached farthest into heaven, it is the beating of a loving heart. -Henry Ward Beecher
    It's not the plan that is important, it's the planning. -Graeme Edwards
    Laziness is nothing more than the habit of resting before you get tired. -Jules Renard
    Not everything that is faced can be changed, but nothing can be changed until it is faced. -Lucille Ball
    Every job is a self portrait of the person who does it. Autograph your work with excellence. -Unknown Author
    Great achievement is usually born of great sacrifice, and is never the result of selfishness. -Napoleon Hill
    Desire! That's the one secret of every man's career. Not education. Not being born with hidden talents. Desire. -Bobby Unser
    There's no scarcity of opportunity to make a living at what you love. There is only a scarcity of resolve to make it happen. -Wayne Dyer
    The journey of a thousand miles must begin with a single step. -Lao Tzu
    Time and money spent in helping men to do more for themselves is far better than mere giving. -Henry Ford
    Your aspirations are your possibilities. -Samuel Johnson
    Your bottom line starts with your front line. -John Villere
    To fill the hour - that is happiness. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    When fantasy turns you on, you're obligated to God and nature to start doing it right away. -Stewart Brand
    A friend in need is a friend to be avoided. -Lord Samuel
    There is possibility in impossibility. -Author unknown
    Luck is what happens when preparation meets opportunity. -Elmer Letterman
    If you cannot win, make the one ahead of you break the record. -Jan Mckeithen
    Success requires no explanations, failure permits no alibis. -Napoleon Hill
    True silence is the rest of the mind; it is to the spirit what sleep is to the body, nourishment and refreshment. -William Penn
    I prefer the folly of enthusiasm to the indifference of wisdom. -Anatole France
    Success does not come to those who wait... and it does not wait for anyone to come to it. -Unknown Author
    Work as though you would live forever, and live as though you would die today. -Og Mandino
    Sometimes the most urgent and vital thing you can possibly do is take a complete rest. -Ashleigh Brilliant
    Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody expects of you. Never excuse yourself. -Henry Ward Beecher
    No matter how far you walk, how hard you work, or how bad it hurts, you'll always get to where you need to be. -Unknown Author
    One player practicing sportsmanship is far better than 50 preaching it. -Knute Rockne
    It's not the load that breaks you down, it's the way you carry it. -Lena Horne
    God put me on earth to accomplish a certain number of things. Right now I am so far behind I will never die! -Anonymous
    Show me someone content with mediocrity and I'll show you someone destined for failure. -Johnetta Cole
    Strangers are just friends waiting to happen. To become a good man, one must have faithful friends, or outright enemies. -Napoleon
    Maps encourage boldness. They're like cryptic love letters. They make anything seem possible. -Mark Jenkins
    You are indebted to your imagination for three-fourths of your importance. -David Garrick
    Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others. -Sir Winston Churchill
    It's never crowded along the extra mile. -Dr. Wayne Dyer
    God loves to help him who strives to help himself. -Aeschylus
    I never wanted to be famous. I only wanted to be great. -Ray Charles
    Always listen to experts. They'll tell you what can't be done and why. Then do it. -Robert Heinlein
    There are only two options regarding commitment. You're either in or out. There's no such thing as a life in-between. -Pat Riley
    A soul without a high aim is like a ship without a rudder. -Eileen Caddy
    Many ideas grow better when transplanted into another mind than in the one where they sprung up. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
    The inspiration of the almighty gives man understanding. -Bible
    You are indebted to you imagination for three-fourths of your importance. -David Garrick
    He who has a thousand friends has not a friend to spare, while he who has one enemy shall meet him everywhere. -Ali bin Abi Talib
    No success in public life can compensate for failure in the home. -Benjamin Disraeli
    Putting off an easy thing makes it hard, and putting off a hard one makes it impossible. -Charles E. Wilson
    Concentrate all your thoughts upon the work at hand. The sun's rays do not burn until brought to a focus. -Alexander Graham Bell
    The first rule of focus is this: Wherever you are, be there. -Unknown Author
    Rest is a good thing, but boredom is its brother. -Voltaire
    One man all by himself is nothing. Two people who belong together make a world. -Hans Margolius
    You will be as much value to others as you have been to yourself. -Marcus T. Cicero
    Work and acquire, and thou hast chained the wheel of chance. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Bravery is being the only one who knows you're afraid. -Franklin P Jones
    I don't agree with a word you say, but I will defend to the death your right to say it. -Voltaire
    Within our dreams and aspirations we find our opportunities. -Sue Atchley Ebaugh
    Look and you will find it - what is unsought will go undetected. -Sophocles
    Change is a part of every life. Resisting is often as futile as it is frustrating. -Unknown Author
    Enjoy the journey, enjoy ever moment, and quit worrying about winning and losing. -Matt Biondi
    No person will make a great business who wants to do it all himself or get all the credit. -Andrew Carnegie
    Do everything with so much love in your heart that you would never want to do it any other way. -Yogi Desai
    It is the nature of thought to find its way into action. -Christian Nevell Bovee
    Don't find fault. Find a remedy. -Henry Ford
    Leadership is practiced not so much in words as in attitude and in actions. -Harold S. Geneen
    Man becomes a slave to his constantly repeated acts. What he at first chooses, at last compels. -Orison Swett Marden
    While there's life, there's hope. -Roman saying
    About the time we can make ends meet, somebody moves the ends. -Herbert Hoover
    I am a slow walker, but I never walk backwards. -Abraham Lincoln
    Those who bring sunshine to the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves. -James Barrie
    The cure for anger is delay. -Seneca
    Progress lies not in enhancing what is, but in advancing toward what will be. -Kahlil Gibran
    Will you look back on life and say, I wish I had, or I'm glad I did? -Zig Ziglar
    To think creatively, we must be able to look afresh at what we normally take for granted. -George Kneller
    Ordinary riches can be stolen, real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things that cannot be taken from you. -Oscar Wilde
    Patience makes lighter what sorrow may not heal. -Horace
    Doubts are the ants in the pants of faith. They keep it awake and moving. -Frederick Buechner
    Relationships based on obligation lack dignity. -Wayne Dyer
    Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple, learn how to handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen. -John Steinbeck
    It is not the man who has too little, but the man who craves more, that is poor. -Seneca
    No man is a failure who is enjoying life. -William Feather
    Keep your goals away from the trolls. -Peter Mcwilliams
    When you're out of quality, you're out of business. -Unknown Author
    Hey you, don't tell me there's no hope at all Together we stand, divided we fall. -Pink Floyd
    It is always your next move. -Napoleon Hill
    An aspiration is a joy forever, a possession as solid as a landed estate. -Robert Louis
    Do not say a little in many words but a great deal in a few. -Pythagoras
    Sometimes the answer to prayer is not that it changes life, but that it changes you. -James Dillet Freeman
    Put more trust in nobility of character than in an oath. -Solon
    A man never discloses his own character so clearly as when he describes another's. -Jean Paul Richter
    Women punish themselves for the failure to conform. -Sandra Bartky
    Kind words do not cost much. Yet they accomplish much. -Blaise Pascal
    Friendship consists in forgetting what one gives, and remembering what one receives. -Alexandre Dumas
    If you could only love enough, you could be the most powerful person in the world. -Emmett Fox
    If I could say it in words there would be no reason to paint. -Edward Hopper
    Self-will so ardent and active that it will break a world to pieces to make a stool to sit on. -Richard Cecil
    Expect trouble as an inevitable part of life and repeat to yourself, the most comforting words of all; This, too, shall pass. -Ann Landers
    Laziness may appear attractive but work gives satisfaction. -Anne Frank
    Fear is met and destroyed with courage. -James F. Bell
    A friend is a person with whom I may be sincere. Before him I may think aloud. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The mark of a good action is that it appears inevitable in retrospect. -Robert Louis Stevenson
    Anything unattempted remains impossible. -Unknown Author
    Nothing worthwhile comes easily. Work, continuous work and hard work, is the only way to accomplish results that last. -Hamilton Holt
    Happiness is not in the mere possession of money; it lies in the joy of achievement, in the thrill of creative effort. -Franklin Roosevelt
    When one door of happiness closes, another opens. -Helen Keller
    We first make our habits, and then our habits make us. -John Dryden
    Perseverance is failing 19 times and succeeding the 20th. -Julie Andrews
    If you have nothing to say, say nothing. -Mark Twain
    Low self-esteem is like driving through life with your hand-break on. -Maxwell Maltz
    Man was designed for accomplishment, engineered for success, and endowed with the seeds of greatness. -Zig Ziglar
    The world is so fast that there are days when the person who says it can't be done is interrupted by the person who is doing it. -Anonymous
    If you don't want to do something, one excuse is as good as another. -Yiddish Proverb
    When it's all over, it's not who you were. It's whether you made a difference. -Bob Dole
    If you want to be a writer-stop talking about it and sit down and write!. -Jackie Collins
    All things come to him who waits - provided he knows what he is waiting for. -Woodrow T. Wilson
    Who has never tasted what is bitter does not know what is sweet. -German proverb
    Life itself can't give you joy, unless you really will it. Life just gives you time and space, it's upto you to fill it. -Anonymous
    Dreams are the touchstones of our characters. -Henry David Thoreau
    No nation ever taxed itself into prosperity. -Rush Limbaugh
    Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going. -Unknown
    Most people spend more time and energy going around problems than in trying to solve them. -Henry Ford
    A friend may well be reckoned the masterpiece of nature. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The best morale exists when you never hear the word mentioned. When you hear it it's usually lousy. -Dwight D. Eisenhower
    Never mind what others do; do better than yourself, beat your own record from day to day, and you are a success. -William J. H. Boetcker
    A human being is a deciding being. -Victor Frankl
    There are two kinds of failures: those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought. -Laurence J. Peter
    Nothing would be done at all if a man waited until he could do it so well that no one could find fault with it. -Cardinal Newman
    I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do. -Eleanor Roosevelt
    If you want things to be different, perhaps the answer is to become different yourself. -Norman Vincent Peale
    To whom much is given, much is required. -John F Kennedy
    He who has never learned to obey cannot be a good commander. -Aristotle
    When you have seven percent unemployed, you have ninety-three percent working. -John F. Kennedy
    Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much. -Erich Fromm
    Be not afraid of growing slowly, be afraid only of standing still. -Chinese proverb
    To speak and to speak well, are two things. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks. -Ben Jonson
    Assumptions are the termites of relationships. -Henry Winkler
    God helps those who persevere. -Koran
    We are all manufacturers. Making good, making trouble, or making excuses. -H. V. Adolt
    Equal opportunity means everyone will have a fair chance at being incompetent. -Laurence J. Peter
    Uncertainty and expectation are the joys of life. -William Congreve
    Over-preparation is the foe of inspiration. -Napoleon Bonaparte
    Desire, like the atom, is explosive with creative force. -Paul Vernon Buser
    Impossible situations can become possible miracles. -Robert H. Schuller
    Being challenged in life is inevitable, being defeated is optional. -Roger Crawford
    Pretty much all the honest truth telling there is in the world is done by children. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
    The best thing you can do is get good at being you. -Dennis T. Menace
    I can't change the direction of the wind, but I can adjust my sails to always reach my destination. -Jimmy Dean
    There is no beautifier of complexion, or form, or behavior, like the wish to scatter joy and not pain around us. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    All men who have achieved great things have been great dreamers. -Orison Swett Marden
    Much good work is lost for the lack of a little more. -Edward Harriman
    Good enough never is. -Debbi Field
    One thought driven home is better than three left on base. -James Liter
    My success has allowed me to strike out with a higher class of women. -Woody Allen
    The impossible is often untried. -Unknown Author
    A committee is a group of people who individually can do nothing, but as a group decide nothing can be done. -Fred Allen
    Coward: One who, in a perilous emergency, thinks with his legs. -Ambrose Bierce
    There are obviously two educations. One should teach us how to make a living. The other should teach us how to live. -James Truslow Adams
    Catch a man a fish, and you can sell it to him. Teach a man to fish, and you ruin a wonderful business opportunity. -Karl Marx
    There's no substitute for guts. -Paul Bear Bryant
    Use your weaknesses; aspire to the strength. -Sir Lawrence Olivier
    Time is the wisest counsellor. -Pericles
    The man who trims himself to suit everybody will soon whittle himself away. -Charles Schwab
    Courage is not the absence of fear, but rather the judgment that something else is more important than fear. -Ambrose Redmoon
    Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are. -Malcolm S. Forbes
    Back of ninety-nine out of one-hundred assertions that a thing cannot be done is nothing, but the unwillingness to do it. -William Feather
    If you have zest and enthusiasm you attract zest and enthusiasm. Life does give back in kind. -Norman Vincent Peale
    If I had some idea of a finish line, don't you think I would have crossed it years ago? -Richard M. Devos
    Basically my wife was immature. I'd be at home in the bath and she would come in and sink my boats. -Woody Allen
    Gratitude is not only the greatest of virtues, but the parent of all others. -Cicero
    We can chart our future clearly and wisely only when we know the path which has led to the present. -Adlai E. Stevenson
    Some people grow under responsibility, others merely swell. -Hubbell
    Order marches with weighty and measured strides. Disorder is always in a hurry. -Napoleon Bonaparte
    People are very open-minded about new things - as long as they're exactly like the old ones. -Charles Kettering
    Concentration is the secret of strength. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Dream lofty dreams, and as you dream, so shall you become. -James Allen
    Honor has not to be won; it must only not be lost. -Arthur Schopenhauerv
    The great and glorious masterpiece of man is how to live with purpose. -Michel Eyquem
    One person with a belief is equal to a force of ninety-nine who have only interest. -John Stewart Mill
    A positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough people to make it worth the effort. -Herm Albright
    If at first you don't succeed, failure may be your style. -Quentin Crisp
    Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind. -William James
    From error to error, one discovers the entire truth. -Freud
    Success is not the result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire. -Reggie Leach
    Courage is the first of human qualities because it is the quality which guarantees all others. -Winston Churchill
    Sincerity and truth are the basis of every virtue. -Confucius
    Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. -Martin Luther King, Jr.
    About the only thing that comes to us without effort is old age. -Gloria Pitzer
    Failure is the condiment that gives success its flavor. -Truman Capote
    Things may come to those who wait, but only the things left by those who hustle. -Abraham Lincoln
    The last of the human freedoms is to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances. -Victor E. Frankl
    There are two primary choices in life; to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them. -Denis Waitley
    I am his mistress. His work is his wife. -Marion Javits
    Loser's visualize the penalties of failure. Winners visualize the rewards of success. -Rob Gilbert
    In some attempts, it is glorious even to fail. -Longinus
    If people like you they'll listen to you, but if they trust you they'll do business with you. -Zig Ziglar
    Hard writing makes easy reading. Easy writing makes hard reading. -William Zinsser
    The artist is nothing without the gift, but the gift is nothing without work. -Emile Zola
    One must learn by doing the thing. For though you think you know it, you have no certainly until you try. -Sophocles
    Victory is sweetest when you've known defeat. -Malcolm Forbes
    If you can't change your fate, change your attitude. -Amy Tan
    Opportunity is just success looking for a place to happen. -Greg Hickman
    After enlightenment, the laundry. -Zen Proverb
    Cats are intended to teach us that not everything in nature has a function. -Garrison Keillor
    There will always be a frontier where there is an open mind and a willing hand. -Charles F. Kettering
    My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure. -Abraham Lincoln
    Stop the habit of wishful thinking and start the habit of thoughtful wishes. -Mary Martin
    A hunch is creativity trying to tell you something. -Frank Capra
    What comes out of your mouth is determined by what goes into your mind. -Zig Ziglar
    The sign on the door of opportunity reads PUSH. -Unknown Author
    I owe my success to having listened respectfully to the very best advice, and then going away and doing the exact opposite. -G.k Chesterton
    Doubt whom you will, but never yourself. -Christian N. Bovee
    You're writing the story of your life one moment at a time. -Doc Childre and Howard Martin
    We must use time as a tool, not as a couch. -John F. Kennedy
    We're fools whether we dance or not, so we might as well dance. -Japanese proverb
    If you are living out of a sense of obligation you are slave. -Wayne Dyer
    Give the world the best that you have, and the best will come back to you. -Madeline Bridges
    There are no great men, only great challenges that ordinary men are forced by circumstances to meet. -William F. Halsey
    If boyhood and youth are but vanity, must it not be our ambition to become men? -Vincent Van Gogh
    Profit is a by-product of work; happiness is its chief product. -Henry Ford
    Confidence is the result of hours and days and weeks and years of constant work and dedication. -Roger Staubach
    In my beginning is my end. -T. S. Eliot
    It is not only fine feathers that make fine birds. -Aesop
    The only thing that we know is that we know nothing and that is the highest flight of human wisdom. -Leo Tolstoy
    You can tell whether a man is clever by his answers. You can tell whether a man is wise by his questions. -Naguib Mahfouz
    Act as if it were impossible to fail. -Dorothy Broude
    Mistakes are a fact of life. It is the response to error that counts. -Nikki Giovanni
    Regardless of how much patience we have, we would prefer never to use any of it. -James T. O'Brien
    I never did anything by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident; they came by work. -Thomas Edison
    If a little dreaming is dangerous, the cure for it is not to dream less but to dream more, to dream all the time. -Marcel Proust
    Mind is all that counts. You can be whatever you make up your mind to be. -Robert Collier
    He who has a strong enough why can bear almost any how. -Fredrich Nietzsche
    Whatever kind of word thou speakest, the like shalt thou bear. -Greek Proverb
    There are no great things, only small things with great love. Happy are those. -Mother Theresa
    It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye. -Antoine Saint-Exupéry
    I concede! -Richard Milhous Nixon
    When in charge ponder. When in trouble delegate. When in doubt mumble. -Unknown Author
    When you get right down to the root of the meaning of the word succeed, you find that it simply means to follow through. -F. W. Nichol
    Once you learn to quit, it becomes a habit. -Vincent Lombardi
    To respond is positive, to react is negative. -Zig Ziglar
    As you make your way through life, let this ever be your goal, keep your eye upon the doughnut and not upon the hole. -Unknown Author
    We shape clay into a pot, but it is the emptiness inside that holds whatever we want. -Tao Saying
    The miracle is not to fly in the air, or to walk on the water; but to walk on the earth. -Chinese Proverb
    Seeing within changes one's outer vision. -Joseph Chilton Pearce
    There's no ceiling on effort! -Harvey C. Fruehauf
    Life is a field of unlimited possibilities. -Deepak Chopra
    Character is the result of two things: mental attitude and the way we spend our time. -Elbert Green Hubbard
    The only way to get the best of an argument is to avoid it. -Dale Carnegie
    If you want your children to improve, let them overhear the nice things you say about them to others. -Haim Ginott
    Never let your memories be greater than your dreams. -Doug Ivester
    In the consciousness of the end is the limitation of the moment. -Mcdermott
    I'm working to improve my methods, and every hour I save is an hour added to my life. -Ayn Rand
    Quality questions create a quality life. Successful people ask better questions, and as a result, they get better answers. -Anthony Robbins
    A "should" is a "have to" with no teeth; it is dead energy. -Ruth Ross
    True enjoyment comes from activity of the mind and exercise of the body; the two are ever united. -Humboldt
    In adversity, remember to keep an even mind. -Horace
    Telling someone the truth is a loving act. -Mal Pancoast
    Celebrate the happiness that friends are always giving, make every day a holiday and celebrate just living! -Amanda Bradley
    The way to succeed is to double your failure rate. -Thomas Watson
    Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that is the stuff life is made of. -Benjamin Franklin
    If you are not leaning, no one will let you down. -Dr. Robert Anthony
    The last suit that you wear, you don't need any pockets. -Wayne Dyer
    They never fail who die in a great cause. -George Gordon Byron
    Seeing is believing, but the feeling is the truth. -Thomas Fuller
    When you are arguing with a fool, make sure he isn't doing the same thing. -Unknown author
    You are never given a dream without also being given the power to make it true. You may have to work for it, however. -Richard Bach
    Greater is he who acts from love than he who acts from fear. -Simeon Ben Eleazar
    Winning is everything. The only ones who remember you when you come second are your wife and your dog. -Damon Hill
    You can't learn less. -Buckminster Fuller
    The ultimate creative capacity of the brain may be, for all practical purposes, infinite. -George Leonard
    Whether you think you can or whether you think you can't, you're right! -Henry Ford
    Any coward can fight a battle when he's sure of winning, but give me a man who has pluck to fight when he's sure of losing. -George Eliot
    Chance fights ever on the side of the prudent. -Euripides
    The only good luck many great men ever had was being born with the ability and determination to overcome bad luck. -Channing Pollock
    Respect for ourselves guides our morals; respect for others guides our manners. -Laurence Sterne
    All the sounds of the earth are like music. -Oscar Hammerstein
    The real secret to success is enthusiasm. -Walter Chrysler
    It is our special duty, that if anyone needs our help, we should give him such help to the utmost of our power. -Cicero
    Adventure is not outside man; it is within. -David Grayson
    I will permit no man to narrow and degrade my soul by making me hate him. -Booker T. Washington, African American Educator
    Injustice anywhere is a threat to justice everywhere. -Martin Luther King, Jr.
    It's time to start living the life you've imagined. -Henry James
    If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought. -Pilgrims
    People forget how fast you did a job, but they remember how well you did it. -Howard W. Newton
    It is the character of a brave and resolute man not to be ruffled by adversity and not to desert his post. -Cicero
    Truthfulness is the main element of character. -Brian Tracy
    Failure is the tuition you pay for success. -Walter Brunell
    Jesus might have said, "I became man for you. If you do not become God for me, you wrong me.". -Meister Eckhart
    Leadership is a combination of strategy and character. If you must be without one, be without the strategy. -Gen. H. Norman Schwarzkopf
    I've never been poor, only broke. Being poor is a frame of mind. Being broke is only a temporary situation. -Mike Todd
    Turn your scars into stars. -Robert Schuller
    The best job goes to the person who can get it done without passing the buck or coming back with excuses. -Napoleon Hill
    My goal is simple. It is complete understanding of the universe, why it as it is and why it exists as all. -Stephen Hawking
    The meeting of preparation with opportunity generates the offspring we call luck. -Anthony Robbins
    Doubt is a pain too lonely to know that faith is his twin brother. -Kahlil Gibran
    Big jobs usually go to the men who prove their ability to outgrow small ones. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Great works are performed, not by strength, but by perseverance. -Samuel Johnson
    Thus happiness depends, as nature shows, less on exterior things than most suppose. -William Cowper
    Reputation is what the world thinks a man is; character is what he really is. -Anonymous
    Success seems to be largely a matter of hanging on after others have let go. -William Feather
    Prosperity depends more on wanting what you have than having what you want. -Geoffrey F. Abert
    There is real magic in enthusiasm. It spells the difference between mediocrity and accomplishment. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Chance generally favors the prudent. -Joseph Joubert
    You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong. -Warren Buffett
    Change yourself and your work will seem different. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional. -Zen Proverb
    Live for something rather than die for nothing. -George Patton
    Cherish your visions and your dreams, as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements. -Napoleon Hill
    Genius is eternal patience. -Michelangelo
    If you put good people in bad systems you get bad results. You have to water the flowers you want to grow. -Stephen R. Covey
    Only those who can see the invisible can accomplish the impossible! -Patrick Snow, author of Creating Your Own Destiny
    And neither shall we learn to war with ourselves anymore. -Peter Mcwilliams
    Aim not for what you are, but for what you could be. -Lucas Hellmer
    It is hard for an empty bag to stand upright. -Benjamin Franklin
    Show me a thoroughly satisfied man, and I will show you a failure. -Thomas Alva Edison
    Good timber does not grow with ease. The stronger the wind the stronger the trees. -Williard Marriott
    The ends must justify the means. -Matthew Prior
    Some people would rather get even instead of get ahead. -Les Brown
    Chance makes our parents, but choice makes our friends. -Jacques Delille
    When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice. -Indian Proverb
    Do the hard jobs first. The easy jobs will take care of themselves. -Dale Carnegie
    The achievement of your goal is assured the moment you commit yourself to it. -Mack R. Douglas
    Funny is an attitude. -Flip Wilson
    You will never find time for anything. If you want time, you must make it. -Charles Bixton
    We are where we are, as we are, because of what we are. -Earle J. Glade
    The Los Angeles riots were not caused by the Rodney King verdict. The Los Angeles riots were caused by rioters. -Rush Limbaugh
    Whether it's the best of times or the worst of times, it's the only time we've got. -Art Buchwald
    Our life always expresses the result of our dominant thoughts. -Kierkegaard
    The soul never thinks without a mental picture. -Aristotle
    Learn to think like a winner. Think positive and visualize your strengths. -Vic Braden
    Rather fall with honor than succeed by fraud. -Sophocles
    If you are truly flexible and go until... there is really very little you can't accomplish in your lifetime. -Anthony Robbins
    Pity the man who inherits a million and isn't a millionaire. Here's what would be pitiful, if your income grew and you didn't. -Jim Rohn
    An idea, to be suggestive, must come to the individual with the force of revelation. -William James
    An entrepreneur tends to bite off a little more than he can chew hoping he'll quickly learn how to chew it. -Roy Ash
    Try not to become a man of success, but rather try to become a man of value. -Albert Einstein
    The more willing you are to surrender to the energy within you, the more power can flow through you. -Shakti Gawain
    What counts in making a happy marriage is not so much how compatible you are, but how you deal with incompatibility. -Leo Tolstoy
    The greatness of a man's power is the measure of his surrender. -William Booth
    If you want to succeed, you should strike out on new paths rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success. -John D. Rockefeller
    No dreamer is ever too small; no dream is ever too big. -Unknown Author
    By the time a man realizes that maybe his father was right, he usually has a son who thinks he's wrong. -Charles Wadworth
    Good, better, best; never let it rest till your good is better and your better is best. -Unknown Author
    Love gives itself; it is not bought. -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    You can observe a lot by watching. -Yogi Berra
    Success is simple. Do what's right, the right way, at the right time. -Arnold Glascow
    What you risk reveals what you value. -Jeanette Winterson
    The true worth of a man is to be measured by the objects he pursues. -Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
    You will find only what you bring in. -Yoda
    Be near me when my light is low... And all the wheels of being slow. -Alfred Lord Tennyson
    Humanity has only scratched the surface of its real potential. -Pilgrims
    The how thinker gets problems solved effectively because he wastes no time with futile ifs. -Norman Vincent Peale
    If I keep a green bough in my heart, the singing bird will come. -Chinese Proverb
    You either move toward something you love or away from something you fear. The first expands. The second constricts. -Tom Crum
    Don't let the mistakes and disappointments of the past control and direct your future. -Zig Ziglar
    Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. Mastering others is strength; mastering yourself is true power. -Lao-Tzu
    Genius is that energy which collects, combines, amplifies, and animates. -Samuel Johnson
    The artist is nothing without gift, but gift is nothing without work. -Émile Zola
    Every man has the right to risk his own life in order to save it. -Jean-jacques Rousseau
    God comes to the hungry in the form of food. -Mahatma Gandhi
    You can change anything you want. You just can't change everything you want. -Peter Mcwilliams
    When something important is going on, silence is a lie. -A.M. Rosenthal
    Any fact facing us is not as important as our attitude toward it, for that determines our success or failure. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Nothing can add more power to your life than concentrating all your energies on a limited set of targets. -Nido Qubein
    In life, as in football, you won't go far unless you know where the goalposts are. -Arnold Glasow
    Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work. -Aristotle
    Two friends, two bodies with one soul inspired. -Homer
    If you stand straight, do not fear a crooked shadow. -Chinese Proverb
    A man must drive his energy, not be driven by it. -William Frederick Book
    He who fears being conquered is sure of defeat. -Napoleon
    Men are not prisoners of fate, but only prisoners of their own minds. -Franklin D. Roosevelt
    The strongest principle of growth lies in human choice. -George Eliot
    There are no menial jobs, only menial attitudes. -William John Bennett
    The impossible is often the untried. -Jim Goodwin
    Love is an act of endless forgiveness, a tender look which becomes a habit. -Peter Ustinov
    Only by acceptance of the past, can you alter it. -T S Eliot
    Nobody can be successful if he doesn't love his work, love his job. -David Sarnoff
    Habit is second nature, or rather, ten times nature. -William James
    One fails forward toward success. -Charles Kettering
    To finish first, you must first finish. -Rick Mears
    To array a man's will against his sickness is the supreme art of medicine. -Henry Ward Beecher
    Most powerful is he who has himself in his own power. -Seneca
    Right actions for the future are the best apologies for wrong ones in the past. -Tyron Edwards
    To love what you do and feel that it matters - how could anything be more fun? -Katherine Graham
    The probability that we may fail in struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just. -Abraham Lincoln
    For all sad words of tongue and pen, The saddest are these, It might have been. -John Greenleaf Whittier
    Positive anything is better than negative nothing. -Elbert Hubbard
    Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go. -T. S. Eliot
    Don't make excuses, make good. -Unknown Author
    The ability to speak eloquently is not to be confused with having something to say. -Michael P. Hart
    From what we get, we can make a living; what we give, however, makes a life. -Arthur Ashe, American Tennis Player, Activist
    You have to sow before you can reap. You have to give before you can get. -Robert Collier
    Do not wait for extraordinary situations to do good; try to use ordinary situations. -Jean Paul Richter
    Whatever we expect with confidence becomes our own self-fulfilling prophecy. -Brian Tracy
    Nothing recedes like success. -Walter Winchell
    Life takes on meaning when you become motivated, set goals and charge after them in an unstoppable manner. -Les Brown
    Every new adjustment is a crisis in self-esteem. -Eric Hoffer
    Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later. -Og Mandino
    You have the power to change. -Les Brown
    The best things in life aren't things. -Art Buchwald
    You cannot raise a man up by calling him down. -William Boetcker
    To the world you might be one person, but to one person you might be the world -Unknown
    Mediocrity requires aloofness to preserve its dignity. -Charles G. Dawes
    I have been all things unholy; if God can work through me, He can work through anyone. -St Francis Assisi
    The key to successful leadership is influence, not authority. -Kenneth Blanchard
    Never exaggerate your faults. Your friends will attend to that. -Robert C.Edwards
    Time spent laughing is time spent with the gods. -Japanese proverb
    The real character of a man is found out by his amusements. -Jean Iris Murdoch
    The only people who never fail are those who never try. -Ilka Chase
    To keep a lamp burning, we have to keep putting oil in it. -Mother Teresa
    One that would have the fruit must climb the tree. -Thomas Fuller
    Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your gold and good health have vanished. -Og Mandingo
    Character is like a tree and reputation its shadow. The shadow is what we think it is; the tree is the real thing. -Abraham Lincoln
    It is the province of knowledge to speak, and it is the privilege of wisdom to listen. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
    The bad news is time flies. The good news is you're the pilot. -Michael Althsuler
    I am a part of all that I have seen. -Alfred Lord Tennyson
    It's not what you look at that matters, it's what you see. -Henry David Thoreau
    We are made wise not by the recollection of our past, but by the responsibility for our future. -George Bernard Shaw
    Fortune has rarely condescended to be the companion of genius. -Isaac D'israeli
    I was thrown out of college for cheating on the metaphysics exam; I looked into the soul of the boy next to me. -Woody Allen
    What I do best is share my enthusiasm. -Bill Gates
    Love all, trust a few. Do wrong to none. -William Shakespeare
    It is not something I must do but something I want to do…. -James Fixx
    Take time to deliberate, but when the time for action has arrived, stop thinking and go in. -Napoleon Bonaparte
    All great achievements require time. -David J. Schwartz
    Realize that there are not hopeless situations; there are only people who take hopeless attitudes. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Fortune brings in some boats that are not steered. -William Shakespeare
    The ear tests words as the tongue tastes food. -The Bible, Job 34:3 NIV
    If you only knock long enough and loud enough at the gate, you are sure to wake up somebody. -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    Winners have simply formed the habit of doing things losers don't like to do. -Albert Gray
    Art is the path of the creator to his work. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Man needs, for his happiness, not only the enjoyment of this or that, but hope and enterprise and change. -Bertrand Russell
    For what is faith unless it is to believe what you do not see? -Augustine
    Do not let what you cannot do interfere with what you can do. -John Wooden
    The greatest good you can do for another is not just share your riches, but reveal to them their own. -Benjamin Disraeli
    The greater the difficulty, the more glory in surmounting it. Skillful pilots gain their reputation from storms and tempests. -Epictetus
    Our greatest glory is not in never falling but in rising every time we fall. -Confucius
    To persevere, trusting in what hopes he has, is courage in a man. -Euripides
    A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty. -Sir Winston Churchill
    Let the great world spin for ever down the ringing grooves of change. -Lord Tennyson
    Win as if you were used to it, lose as if you enjoyed it for a change. -Golnik Eric
    No alibi will save you from accepting the responsibility. -Napoleon Hill
    I've got a great ambition to die of exhaustion rather than boredom. -Angus Grossart
    Respect yourself if you would have others respect you. -Baltasar Gracian
    We will often find compensation if we think more of what life has given us and less about what life has taken away. -William Barclay
    Criticism is prejudice made plausible. -Vladimir Nabokov
    We shall draw from the heart of suffering itself the means of inspiration and survival. -Sir Winston Churchill
    You cannot be really first-rate at your work if your work is all you are. -Anna Quindlen
    To conquer fear is the beginning of wisdom. -Bertrand Russell
    You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as your dominant aspiration. -James Allen
    Wheresoever you go, go with all your heart. -Confucius
    If you plan on being anything less than you are capable of being, you will probably be unhappy all the days of your life. -Abraham Maslow
    A healthy attitude is contagious but don't wait to catch it from others. Be a carrier. -Anonymous
    No life ever grows great until it is focused, dedicated and disciplined. -Unknown Author
    Inspiration never arrived when you were searching for it. -Lisa Alther
    I've searched all the parks in all the cities and found no statues of committees. -G.k Chesterton
    Good writing is clear thinking made visible. -Bill Wheeler
    Let me win, but if I cannot win, let me be brave in the attempt. -Special Olympics Motto
    Peace of mind comes from not wanting to change others. -Gerald G Jampolsky
    Learn to get in touch with the silence within yourself and know that everything in this life has a purpose. -Elisabeth Kubler-Ross
    Education is the ability to meet life's situations. -John Hibben
    It's not the events of our lives that shape us, but our beliefs as to what those events mean. -Anthony Robbins
    If we have no peace, it is because we have forgotten that we belong to each other. -Mother Teresa
    I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it. -Stephen Leacock
    The things taught in schools and colleges are not an education, but the means to an education. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Worry is a useless mulling over of things we cannot change. -Pilgrims
    It's good to shut up sometimes. -Marcel Marceau
    Self pity is our worst enemy and if we yield to it, we can never do anything wise in the world. -Helen Keller
    Do not always prove yourself to be the one in the right. The right will appear. You need only give it a chance. -C. H. Fowler
    Health is the thing that makes you feel that now is the best time of the year. -Franklin P. Adams
    Each difficult moment has the potential to open my eyes and open my heart. -Myla Kabat-Zinn
    Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous; you get knocked down by the traffic from both sides. -Margaret Thatcher
    It is a rough road that leads to the heights of greatness. -Seneca
    Years wrinkle the skin, but to give up enthusiasm wrinkles the soul. -Douglas MacArthur
    Do you know what happens when you give a procrastinator a good idea? Nothing! -Donald Gardner
    The harder you work, the luckier you get. -Mcalexander
    The dullard's envy of brilliant men is always assuaged by the suspicion that they will come to a bad end. -Sir Max Beerbohm
    Artists who seek perfection in everything are those who cannot attain it in anything. -Eugčne Delacroix
    We but half express ourselves, and are ashamed of that divine idea which each of us represents. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Adversity is the foundation of virtue. -Japanese proverb
    Time and memory are true artists; they remold reality nearer to the heart's desire. -John Dewey
    Love is an ideal thing, marriage is a real thing. A confusion of the real with the ideal never goes unpunished. -Johann Wolfgang Goethe
    A pint can't hold a quart - if it holds a pint it is doing all that can be expected of it. -Margaret Deland
    The world is a looking glass. It gives back to every man a true reflection of his own thoughts. -Thackery
    Everything you are against weakens you. Everything you are for empowers you. -Wayne Dyer
    The men who succeed are the efficient few. They are the few who have the ambition and will power to develop themselves. -Herbert N. Casson
    What I am trying to do is to unmuddle the metaphysical. -Wayne Dyer
    Minds are like parachutes - they only function when open. -Finley Peter Dunne
    Appreciation is a wonderful thing. It makes what is excellent in others belong to us as well. -Voltaire
    One's dignity may be assaulted, vandalized and cruelly mocked, but cannot be taken away unless it is surrendered. -Michael J. Fox
    Think like a man of action, and act like a man of thought. -Henri Bergson
    A goal is a dream with a deadline. -Napoleon Hill
    Accept challenges, so that you may feel the exhilaration of victory. -George S. Patton
    Don't judge each day by the harvest you reap, but by the seeds you plant. -Robert Louis Stevenson
    You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor. -James Allen
    The successful warrior is the average man, with laser-like focus. -Bruce Lee
    There is nothing that cannot be achieved by firm imagination. -Japanese proverb
    Trees are the earth's endless effort to speak to the listening heaven. -Rabindranath Tagore
    There is nothing wrong with change, if it is in the right direction. -Winston Churchill
    In dreams begin responsibility. -William Butler Yeats
    Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. -Unknown Author
    Wit is educated insolence. -Aristotle
    Don't let the negativity given to you by the world disempower you. Instead give to yourself that which empowers you. -Les Brown
    Love your enemies just in case your friends turn out to be a bunch of bastards. -R A Dickson
    You've got to take the initiative and play your game. In a decisive set, confidence is the difference. -Chris Evert
    The past is like a river flowing out of sight; the future is an ocean filled with opportunity and delight. -Anna Hoxie
    Everyone has talent. What is rare is the courage to follow that talent to the dark place it leads. -Erica Jong
    When you are kind to others, it not only changes you, it changes the world. -Harold Kushner
    Hope is one of those things in life you cannot do without. -LeRoy Douglas
    We must be the change we wish to see in the world. -Gandhi
    The art of life lies in a constant readjustment to our surroundings. -Okakura Kakuzo
    Lots of folks confuse bad management with destiny. -Kin Hubbard
    CANI! - (pronounced kuhn-EYE) stands for Constant And Never-ending Improvement. -Anthony Robbins
    To teach is to create a space in which obedience to truth is practiced. -Abba Felix
    When you're riding, only the race in which you're riding is important. -Bill Shoemaker
    Hold fast to dreams, for if dreams die, life is a broken winged bird that cannot fly. -Langston Hughes
    It takes courage to grow up and turn out to be who you really are. -E E Cummings
    Someone's opinion of you does not have to become your reality. -Les Brown
    If the human race wants to go to hell in a basket, technology can help it get there by jet. -Charles M. Allen
    Happiness is a journey...not a destination. -Ben Sweetland
    Anytime you suffer a setback or disappointment, put your head down and plow ahead. -Les Brown
    He who has learned to disagree without being disagreeable has discovered the most valuable secret of a diplomat. -Robert Estabrook
    Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try again. Fail again. Fail better. -Samuel Beckett
    In music the passions enjoy themselves -Friedrich Nietzsche
    Never fear shadows. They simply mean there's a light shining somewhere nearby. -Ruth E Renkel
    Adopting the right attitude can convert a negative stress into a positive one. -Hans Selye
    Most people stand on the dock of life waiting for their ship to come in when deep down inside they know it has never left port. -Zig Ziglar
    To think is easy. To act is difficult. To act as one thinks is the most difficult. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goeth
    Look for an occupation that you like, and you will not need to labor for a single day in your life. -Confucius
    Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a harder battle. -Plato
    Have no friends not equal to yourself. -Confucius
    I paint objects as I think them, not as I see them. -Pablo Picasso
    Great works are performed not by strength but by perseverance. -Samuel Johnson
    Act the part and you will become the part. -William James
    The only reward of virtue is virtue. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    All kids need is a little help, a little hope and somebody who believes in them. -Earvin Johnson
    Courage is doing what you're afraid to do. There can be no courage unless you're scared. -Eddie Rickenbacker
    It takes seventy-two muscles to frown, but only thirteen to smile. -Unknown Author
    Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends. -Czech proverb
    Some people are molded by their admirations, others by their hostilities. -Elizabeth Bowen
    One who is too insistent on his own views, finds few to agree with him. -Lao-tse
    Men are born with two eyes, but only one tongue, in order that they should see twice as much as they say. -Charles Caleb Colton
    Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly. -Robert F. Kennedy
    Every evening I turn my worries over to God. He's going to be up all night anyway. -Mary C. Crowley
    A man of courage flees forward in the midst of new things. -Jacques Maritain
    He who labors diligently need never despair; for all things are accomplished by diligence and labor. -Menander
    Pessimism never won any battle. -Dwight D Eisenhower
    Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability. -Cicero
    Insults should be written in the sand, and praises carved in stone. -Arab proverb
    The mind is not a vessel to be filled but a fire to be kindled. -Plutarch
    No one can arrive from being talented alone. God gives talent; work transforms talent into genius. -Anna Pavlova
    Do not plan for ventures before finishing what's at hand. -Euripides
    Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out. -Robert Collier
    Love looks not with the eyes but with the mind; and therefore is winged Cupid painted blind. -William Shakespeare
    Always seek out the seed of triumph in every adversity. -Og Mandino
    A good name is seldom regained. When character is gone, all is gone, and one of the richest jewels of life is lost forever. -J. Hawes
    Kindness is gladdening the hearts of those who are traveling the dark journey with us. -Henri-Frederic Amiel
    Ninety percent of all politicians give the other ten percent a bad reputation. -Henry Kissinger
    Our doubts are traitors, and make us lose the good we oft might win by fearing to attempt. -William Shakespeare
    We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret or disappointment. -E James Rohn
    I'm not afraid of storms, for I'm learning to sail my ship. -Louisa May Alcott
    The highest virtue found in the tropics is chastity, and in the colder regions, temperance. -Christian Nevell Bovee
    First we form habits, then they form us. Conquer your bad habits or they will conquer you. -Rob Gilbert
    Victory has a thousand fathers, but defeat is an orphan. -John F. Kennedy
    There are winners, there are losers and there are people who have not yet learned how to win. -Les Brown
    I regret that I have but one life to give for my country. -Nathan Hale
    Individual commitment to a group effort - that is what makes a team work. -Vincent Lombardi
    As a housewife, I feel that if the kids are still alive when my husband gets home from work, then hey, I've done my job. -Roseanne Barr
    No amount of ability is of the slightest avail without honor. -Andrew Carnegie
    Money was never a big motivation for me, except as a way to keep score. The real excitement is playing the game. -Donald Trump
    A true friend is someone who is there for you when he'd rather be anywhere else. -Len Wein
    Please all, and you will please none. -Aesop
    To different minds, the same world is a hell, and a heaven. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The will to do springs from the knowledge that we can do. -James Allen
    Don't let life discourage you; everyone who got where he is had to begin where he was. -Richard L. Evans
    Ideas are like rabbits. You get a couple and learn how to handle them, and pretty soon you have a dozen. -John Steinbeck
    People who want to appear clever rely on memory. People who want to get things done make lists. -Peter Mcwilliams
    Speak clearly, if you speak at all; carve every word before you let it fall. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
    There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure. -Colin Powell
    Nothing is more difficult, and therefore more precious, than to be able to decide. -Napoleon Bonaparte
    He who dares... Wins! -British SAS motto
    Character, in the long run, is the decisive factor in the life of an individual and of nations alike. -Theodore Roosevelt
    The most important key to achieving great success is to decide upon your goal and launch, get started, take action, move. -Brian Tracy
    Big results require big ambitions. -James Champy
    You have to see the pattern, understand the order and experience the vision. -Michael E. Gerber
    It's not so much how busy you are, but why you are busy. The bee is praised. The mosquito is swatted. -Mary O'Connor
    It is a fine thing to have ability, but the ability to discover ability in others is the true test. -Elbert Hubbard
    Success demands singleness of purpose. -Vincent Lombardi
    All virtue is summed up in dealing justly. -Aristotle
    Focus on where you want to go, not on what you fear. -Anthony Robbins
    Write only if you cannot live without writing. Write only what you alone can write. -Elie Wiesel
    With the possible exception of the equator, everything begins somewhere. -Peter Robert Fleming
    Cheerfulness is the best promoter of health and is as friendly to the mind as to the body. -Joseph Addison
    To be born free is an accident; To live free a responsibility; To die free is an obligation. -Hubbard Davis
    We tend to live up to our expectations. -Earl Nightingale
    I find it unusual that it is more socially acceptable to complain about what you have than it is to ask for what you want. -Phil Lout
    When you stop having dreams and ideals - well, you might as well stop altogether. -Marian Anderson
    Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power. We have guided missiles and misguided men. -Martin Luther King, Jr.
    There never was a great soul that did not have some divine inspiration. -Marcus Tullius Cicero
    If I had more time I would write a shorter letter. -Blaise Pascal
    If it's worth doing, it's worth doing badly. (on not perfectionism to put things off) . -G.k Chesterton
    Inside yourself or outside, you never have to change what you see, only the way you see it. -Thaddeus Golas
    No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks. -Anonymous
    It's a very funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it. -William Somerset Maugham
    There will come a time when you believe everything is finished. That will be the beginning. -Louis L'Amour
    Courage is the price that life exacts for granting peace. -Amelia Earhart
    The gem cannot be polished without friction, nor man perfected without trials. -Chinese proverb
    Policies are many, Principles are few, Policies will change, Principles never do. -John C. Maxwell
    For purposes of action nothing is more useful than narrowness of thought combined with energy of will. -Henri Frederic Amiel
    I just wake up and say, "You're a bum, go do something worthwhile today.". -Garth Brooks
    The only way to have a friend is to be one. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Value is what people are willing to pay for it. -John Nasibitt
    Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes. -Henry Kaiser
    Every man's life lies within the present; for the past is spent and done with, and the future is uncertain. -Marcus Aurelius
    Given a big enough why people can bear almost any how. -Friedrich Neitzche
    In a world where there is so much to be done, I felt strongly impressed that there must be something for me to do. -Dorothea Dix
    Our nettlesome task is to discover how to organize our strength into compelling power. -Martin Luther King, Jr.
    He who leaves nothing to chance will do few things poorly, but he will do few things. -Edward F. Halifax
    A mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one. -Mary Kay Ash
    Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference. -Robert Frost
    Nature goes her own way and all that to us seems an exception is really according to order. -Johann Wolfgang Goethe
    Some men have thousands of reasons why they cannot do what they want to, when all they need is one reason why they can. -Willis Whitney
    The nice part about being a pessimist is that you are constantly being either proven right or pleasantly surprised. -George Will
    Leadership is a potent combination of strategy and character. But if you must be without one, be without the strategy. -Norman Schwarzkopf
    I had to pick myself up and get on with it, do it all over again, only even better this time. -Sam Walton
    Flowers grow out of darker moments. -Corita Kent
    Opportunity often comes disguised in the form of misfortune, or temporary defeat. -Napoleon Hill
    Build a dream and the dream will build you. -Robert H. Schuller
    The bitterness of poor quality remains long after low pricing is forgotten! -Leon M. Cautillo
    First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, I believe. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Self-respect is the fruit of discipline: the sense of dignity grows with the ability to say no to oneself. -Abraham Heschel
    See first that the design is wise and just; that ascertained, pursue it resolutely. -William Shakespeare
    You can't measure the heart of a champion. -Anonymous
    They never fail who die in a great cause. -George Gordon, Lord Byron
    The shepherd always tries to persuade the sheep that their interests and his own are the same. -Henri B. Stendhal
    Correction does much, but encouragement does more. Encouragement after censure is as the sun after a shower. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    Motivation is like food for the brain. You cannot get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular top up's. -Peter Davies
    Love what you do. Do what you love. -Wayne Dyer
    If we do not find anything very pleasant, at least we shall find something new. -Voltaire
    Success is not measured by what one brings, but rather by what one leaves. -Unknown
    I will not surrender responsibility for my life and my actions. -John Enoch Powell
    In order to succeed you must fail, so that you know what not to do the next time. -Anthony D'Angelo
    What we see depends mainly on what we look for. -John Lubbock
    An idea is salvation by imagination. -Frank Lloyd Wright
    Respect commands itself and it can neither be given nor withheld when it is due. -Eldridge Cleaver
    You're not to be so blind with patriotism that you can't face reality. Wrong is wrong, no matter who does it or says it. -Malcolm X
    The toughest thing about success is that you've got to keep on being a success. -Irving Berlin
    Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    No rules for success will work if you don't. -Unknown Author
    Maxim for life: You get treated in life the way you teach people to treat you. -Wayne Dyer
    The depth of darkness to which you can descend and still live is an exact measure of the height to which you can aspire to reach. -Laurens
    It is a painful thing to look at your own trouble and know that you yourself and no one else has made it. -Sophocles
    When you have to make a choice and you don't make it, that itself is a choice. -William James
    Some of the worlds greatest feats were accomplished by people not smart enough to know they were impossible. -Unknown Author
    Character may be manifested in the great moments, but it is made in the small ones. -Phillips Brooks
    I never expect to lose. Even when I'm the underdog, I still prepare a victory speech. -H. Jackson Browne
    You can't lead anyone else further than you have gone yourself. -Gene Mauch
    To withdraw myself from myself has ever been my sole, my entire, my sincere motive in scribbling at all. -Lord Byron
    Failing to plan is planning to fail. -Allen Lakein
    Focus on remedies, not faults. -Jack Nicklaus
    Never leave that till tomorrow which you can do today. -Benjamin Franklin
    Tolerance implies no lack of commitment to one's own beliefs. Rather it condemns the oppression or persecution of others. -John F. Kennedy
    Good, better, best; never let it rest till your good is better and your better is best. -Anonymous
    Reputation is the shell a man discards when he leaves life for immortality. His character he takes with him. -Anonymous
    Were it not for hope the heart would break. -Scottish Proverb
    Imagination is the highest kite one can fly. -Lauren Bacall
    Friendship is like money, easier made than kept. -Samuel Butler
    Charity sees the need, not the cause. -German Proverb
    Don't get discouraged; it's usually the last key in the bunch that opens the lock. -Unknown Author
    It's how you deal with failure that determines how you achieve success. -David Feherty
    Nothing is so strong as gentleness, and nothing is so gentle as true strength. -Ralph Sockman
    I know what I can know, and am not troubled about what I cannot know. -Johann Fichte
    Love in its essence is spiritual fire. -Emanuel Swedenborg
    If you don't make things happen, things will happen to you. -Lanes Company
    Success or failure in business is caused more by mental attitude than by mental capacities. -Sir Walter Scott
    Education, n. One of the few things a fellow is willing to pay for and not get. -Leonard L. Levinson
    I am neither an optimist nor pessimist, but a possibilist. -Max Lerner
    There is one thing stronger than all the armies in the world, and that is an idea whose time has come. -Victor Hugo
    When you are in any contest you should work as if there were - to the very last minute - a chance to lost it. -Dwight D. Eisenhower
    Make your life a mission-not an intermission. -Arnold H. Glasgow
    Where there is no vision, there is no hope. -George Washington Carver
    The greatest enemy of best is good. If you're willing to accept good you'll never be the best. -Charles Kaiser, Jr.
    All our dreams can come true - if we have the courage to pursue them. -Walt Disney
    Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life. -Confucius
    Interdependency follows independence. -Stephen Covey
    Each of my days are miracles. I won't waste my day; I won't throw away miracle. -Kelley Vicstrom
    If you wish your merit to be known, acknowledge that of other people. -Oriental Proverb
    Morale is faith in the man at the top. -Albert S. Johnstone
    Waste no tears over the griefs of yesterday. -Euripides
    Be bold-and mighty forces will come to your aid. -Basil King
    You have to expect things of yourselves before you can do them. -Michael Jordan
    Most people, once they graduate from the School of Hard Knocks, automatically enroll in the University of Adversity. -Peter Mcwilliams
    If you want to leave footprints in the sands of time, don't drag your feet. -Annot. L. Sheppard in Women's World
    Let's not be narrow, nasty, and negative. -Vernon Grounds
    Success is not access to excess. -Unknown Author
    You are important enough to ask and you are blessed enough to receive back. -Wayne Dyer
    Winning is a habit. Unfortunately, so is losing. -Vincent Lombardi
    Welcome the task that makes you go beyond yourself. -Frank Mcgee
    Determination is the wake-up call to the human will. -Anthony Robbins
    The only real failure in life is one not learned from. -Anthony J. D'Angelo
    Coolness and absence of heat and haste indicate fine qualities. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    It's a lot better to hope than not to. -Benjamin J. Stein in The American Spectator
    Art washes from the soul the dust of everyday life. -Pablo Picasso
    Dignity consists not in possessing honors, but in the consciousness that we deserve them. -Aristotle
    Keep quiet. Do your work in the world, but inwardly keep quiet. Then all will come to you. -Nisaragada Ha Maharaj
    Life is full of obstacle illusions. -Grant Frazier
    In faith there is enough light for those who want to believe and enough shadows to blind those who don't. -Blaise Pascal
    It is impossible to win the race unless you venture to run, impossible to win the victory unless you dare to battle. -Richard DeVos
    To think is easy. To act is hard. But the hardest thing in the world is to act in accordance with your thinking. -Goethe
    It is a funny thing about life; if you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it. -Somerset Maugham
    The right man is the one who seizes the moment. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    Discovery is the ability to be puzzled by simple things. -Noam Chomsky
    Without knowing the force of words, it is impossible to know men. -Confucius
    How things look on the outside of us depends on how things are on the inside of us. -Parks Cousins
    Strength lies in differences, not in similarities. -Stephen Covey
    In business, you don't get what you deserve, you get what you negotiate. -Chester L. Karrass
    Everyone is trying to accomplish something big, not realizing that life is made up of little things. -Frank A. Clark
    Friends have all things in common. -Plato
    Honesty is as much saying everything as it is saying what is true. -Richard Snelling
    If your only goal is to become rich, you will never achieve it. -John D. Rockefeller
    It takes less time to do things right than to explain why you did it wrong. -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    If you don't quit, and don't cheat, and don't run home when trouble arrives, you can only win. -Shelley Long
    A plan is a list of actions arranged in whatever sequence is thought likely to achieve an objective. -John Argenti
    What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness? -Jean Jacques Rousseau
    Nurture your mind with great thoughts, for you will never go any higher than you think. -Benjamin Disraeli
    If one has not given everything, one has given nothing. -Georges Guynemer
    You are forgiven for your happiness and your successes only if you generously consent to share them. -Albert Camus
    The greatest use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast it. -William James
    Behold the turtle. He only makes progress when he sticks his neck out. -James Bryant Conant
    Every worthwhile accomplishment, big or little, has its stages of drudgery and triumph; a beginning, a struggle and a victory. -Gandhi
    I think it's the mark of a great player to be confident in tough situations. -John McEnroe
    The best vision is insight. -Malcolm Forbes
    If they can make penicillin out of moldy bread, they can sure make something out of you. -Muhammed Ali
    The obscure we see eventually. The completely obvious, it seems, takes longer. -Edward R. Murrow
    A human being's first responsibility is to shake hands with himself. -Henry Winkler
    The only way to know how customers see your business is to look at it through their eyes. -Daniel R. Scroggin
    Friendship is a single soul dwelling in two bodies. -Aristotle
    Before you can see the light, you have to deal with the darkness. -Dan Millman
    A deadline is negative inspiration. Still, it's better than no inspiration at all. -Rita Mae Brown
    A weakened sense of responsibility does not weaken the fact of responsibility. -William J. Bennett
    We know nothing about motivation. All we can do is write books about it. -Peter F. Drucker
    Every time I try to define a perfectly stable person, I am appalled by the dullness of that person. -J. D. Griffin
    The greatest obstacle to discovery is not ignorance-it is the illusion of knowledge. -Daniel J Boorstin
    Imagination is not a talent of some men, but is the health of every man. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall. -Nelson Mandela
    A pint of sweat will save a gallon of blood. -General George Patton
    I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity an obligation; every possession, a duty. -John D. Rockefeller
    Change your thoughts and you change your world. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Our job is not to set things right but to see them right. -Eric Butterworth
    When I thought I couldn't go on, I forced myself to keep going. My success is based on persistence, not luck. -Norman Lear
    Some folk want their luck buttered. -Thomas Hardy
    You can preach a better sermon with your life than with your lips. -Oliver Goldsmith
    To improve is to change; to be perfect is to change often. -Winston Churchill
    Help yourself, and Heaven will help you. -Jean De La Fontaine
    EARN as much as you can. SAVE as much as you can. INVEST as much as you can. GIVE as much as you can. -Rev. John Wellesly
    Lady Conductor She raised her baton.... and Beethoven answered John C Lehman Jr 1955 to 1989. -John C Lehman
    If you have a job without aggravations, you don't have a job. -Malcolm Forbes
    To know what is right and not do it is the worst cowardice. -Confucius
    Don't walk in front of me, I may not follow; don't walk behind me, I may not lead; walk beside me, and just be my friend. -Albert Camus
    I like long walks, especially when they are taken by people who annoy me. -Fred Allen
    The body is a community made up of its innumerable cells or inhabitants. -Thomas Alva Edison
    By the accident of fortune a man may rule the world for a time, but by virtue of love and kindness he may rule the world forever. -Lao-Tze
    Knowledge comes, but wisdom stays. -Alfred Lord Tennyson
    Wisdom is knowing what to do next, skill is knowing how to do it, and virtue is doing it. -David Starr Jordan
    Adventure: the pursuit of life. -Daniel Roy Wiarda
    One of the redeeming things about being an athlete is redefining what is humanly possible. -Lance Armstrong
    How far that little candle throws his beams! So shines a good deed in a weary world. -Shakespeare
    The noblest search is the search for excellence. -Lyndon B. Johnson
    Victory belongs to the most persevering. -Napoleon Bonaparte
    The roots of true achievement lie in the will to become the best that you can become. -Harold Taylor
    Sir, I say that justice is truth in action. -Benjamin Disraeli
    Correct one fault at a time. Concentrate on the one fault you want to overcome. -Sam Snead
    Love is not getting, but giving -Henry Van Dyke
    Not everything that can be counted counts, and not everything that counts can be counted. -Albert Einstein
    I think the one lesson I have learned is that there is no substitute for paying attention. -Diane Sawyer
    You are what you think. You are what you go for. You are what you do. -Bob Richards
    It's the little things that matter, that add up in the end, with the priceless thrilling magic found only in a friend. -Elizabeth Dunphy
    Even a mosquito doesn't get a slap on the back until it starts to work. -Anonymous
    When the time is right, you just got to do it. -Jack Simplot
    Love is something eternal; the aspect may change, but not the essence. -Vincent Van Gogh
    Ideas attract money, time, talents, skills, energy and other complementary ideas that will bring them into reality. -Mark Victor Hansen
    To the degree we're not living our dreams; our comfort zone has more control of us than we have over ourselves. -Peter McWilliams
    Vision: The first step toward creating an improved future is developing the ability to envision it. -Unknown Author
    Give yourself something to work toward - constantly. -Mary Kay Ash
    Noble deeds and hot baths are the best cures for depression. -Dodie Smith
    You become what you think about. -Earl Nightingale
    Some people think they are concentrating when they're merely worrying. -Bobby Jones
    Nothing is particularly hard if you divide it into small jobs. -Henry Ford
    Let your performance do the thinking. -H. Jackson Brown Jr.
    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
    Good habits result from resisting temptation. -Ancient Proverb
    The truly important things in life - love, beauty, and one's own uniqueness - are constantly being overlooked. -Pablo Casals
    Discovery consists of looking at the same thing as everyone else and thinking something different. -Albert Szent-Gyorgyi
    If you would not be known to do anything, never do it. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Failure is success if we learn from it. -Mario Andretti
    I'll always be Number 1 to myself. -Moses Malone
    Obstacles are those frightful things you see when you take your eyes off your goal. -Henry Ford
    If you suppress grief too much, it can well redouble. -Moliere
    If you're going through hell, keep going. -Sir Winston Churchill
    Hope has as many lives as a cat or a king. -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    Some have been thought brave because they were afraid to run away. -Thomas Fuller
    Men, for the sake of getting a living forget to live. -Margaret Fuller
    A good heart is better than all the heads in the world. -Edward Lytton
    An individual who is active in higher learning soon becomes an individual active in higher earning. -Michael Gulliver
    Get action. Seize the moment. Man was never intended to become an oyster. -Theodore Roosevelt
    The good man is the man who, no matter how morally unworthy he has been, is moving to become better. -John Dewey
    A single rose can be my garden... a single friend, my world. -Leo Buscaglia
    Nobody ever drowned in his own sweat. -Ann Landers
    Love is not blind - it sees more, not less. But because it sees more, it is willing to see less -Rabbi Julius Gordon
    Tomorrow is often the busiest day of the week. -Spanish Proverb
    People only see what they're prepared to see. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Mistakes show us what we need to learn. -Peter Mcwilliams
    Upon the conduct of each depends the fate of all. -Alexander the Great
    A thick skin is a gift from God. -Konrad Adenauer
    Being a newspaper columnist is like being married to a nymphomaniac. It's great for the first two weeks. -Lewis Grizzard
    The successful men of today are men of one overmastering idea, one unwavering aim, men of single and intense purpose. -Orison Swett Marden
    The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just. -Abraham Lincoln
    What happens to a man is less significant than what happens within him. -Louis L. Mann
    Perfection is attained by slow degrees; it requires the hand of time. -François Voltaire
    It is a mistake to try to look too far ahead. The chain of destiny can only be grasped one link at a time. -Sir Winston Churchill
    It is unfulfilled dreams that keep you alive. -Robert Schuller
    You don't have to fear defeat if you believe it may reveal powers that you didn't know you possessed. -Napoleon Hill
    The irony is that the person not taking risks feels the same amount of fear as the person who regularly takes risks. -Peter Mcwilliams
    If someone says can't, that shows you what to do. -John Cage
    Let your hook always be cast. In the pool where you least expect it, will be a fish. -Ovid
    It is by what we ourselves have done, and not by what others have done for us, that we shall be remembered in after ages. -Francis Wayland
    We are all failures - at least, all the best of us are. -J. M. Barrie
    Could we but rightly comprehend the mind of man, nothing would be impossible to us upon the earth. -Parcelsus
    The time is always right to do what is right. -Martin Luther King, Jr.
    Success isn't a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire. -Arnold H. Glasgow
    All you have to do is know where you're going. The answers will come to you of their own accord. -Earl Nightingale
    Great things are not done by impulse but by a series of small things brought together -Vincent Van Gogh
    A man travels the world over in search of what he needs, and returns home to find it. -George Moore
    The only man who makes no mistakes is the man who never does anything. -Theodore Roosevelt
    Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. -Abraham Lincoln
    The hours that make us happy make us wise. -John Mansfield
    There is in true beauty, as in courage, somewhat which narrow souls cannot dare to admire. -William Congreve
    My attitude is never to be satisfied, never enough, never. -Bela Karolyi
    Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right. -Henry Ford
    Regret for the things we did can be tempered by time; it is regret for the things we did not do that is inconsolable. -Sydney J Harris
    When you do not know what you are doing and what you are doing is the best - that is inspiration. -Robert Bresson
    One cool judgment is worth a thousand hasty counsels. The thing to do is to supply light and not heat. -Woodrow T. Wilson
    People that are orthodox when they are young are in danger of being middle-aged all their lives. -Walter Lippmann
    It's hard to beat a person who never gives up. -Babe Ruth
    My strength is as the strength of ten, because my heart is pure. -Lord Alfred Tennyson
    Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. -Thomas Alva Edison
    The stronger the wind the stronger the trees. -Willard Marriott
    Alone we can do so little; together we can do so much. -Helen Keller
    I go on working for the same reason that a hen goes on laying eggs. -H L Mencken
    Nobody can be exactly like me. Sometimes even I have trouble doing it. -Tallulah Bankhead
    A successful team is a group of many hands but of one mind. -Bill Bethel
    What's meant to be will find a way. -Unknown Author
    Kindness and honesty can only be expected from the strong. -Unknown
    Snow and adolescence are the only problems that disappear if you ignore them long enough. -Earl Wilson
    He that would have the fruit must climb the tree. -Gandhi
    Your imagination, my dear fellow, is worth more than you imagine. -Louis Aragon
    Conscience is a man's compass. -Vincent Van Gogh
    There is nothing so useless as doing efficiently that which should not be done at all. -Peter Drucker
    It was high counsel that I once heard given to a young person: Always do what you are afraid to do. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    First say to yourself what you would be; and then do what you have to do. -Epictetus
    Discontent is the first necessity of progress. -Thomas Alva Edison
    Strong lives are motivated by dynamic purposes. -Kenneth Hildebrand
    Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for truth. -Benjamin Disraeli
    Most people live and die with their music still unplayed. They never dare to try. -Mary Kay Ash
    Every minute should be enjoyed and savored. -Earl Nightingale
    Once you label me you negate me. -Kierkegaard
    Hope is itself a species of happiness and, perhaps, the chief happiness which this world affords. -Samuel Johnson
    Creative minds have always been known to survive any kind of bad training. -Anna Freud
    I had ambition not only to go farther than any man had ever been before, but as far as it was possible for a man to go. -James R. Cook
    If you're not living on the edge, you're taking up too much space. -Anonymous
    No wind favors him who has no destined port. -Michel Eyquem
    It's not my job to motivate players. They bring extraordinary motivation to our program. It's my job not to de-motivate them. -Lou Holtz
    I don't have anything against work. I just figure, why deprive somebody who really loves it. -Dobie Gillis
    Come to the edge/ No, we will fall/ Come to the edge/ No, we will fall/ They came./ He pushed them. And they flew. -Guillaume Apollinaire
    Hard work has made it easy. That is my secret. That is why I win. -Nadia Comaneci
    The drops of rain make a hole in the stone, not by violence, but by oft falling. -Lucretius
    Life is a succession of moments, to live each one is to succeed. -Coretta Scott King
    We are hoarding potentials so great that they are just about unimaginable. -Jack Schwartz
    Repetition is the mother of skill. (might be someone else who wrote it). -Anthony Robbins
    Others can stop you temporarily - you are the only one who can do it permanently. -Zig Ziglar
    May you live all the days of your life. -Jonathan Swift
    There are those who look at things the way they are, and ask why... I dream of things that never were, and ask why not? -Stanislaw J. Lec
    Where there is an open mind, there will always be a frontier. -Charles F. Kettering
    I can think of nothing less pleasurable than a life devoted to pleasure. -John D Rockefeller
    It is better to err on the side of daring than the side of caution. -Alvin Toffler
    No matter how busy you are, you must take time to make the other person feel important. -Mary Kay Ash
    Science has promised us truth. It has never promised us either peace or happiness. -Gustave Le Bon
    What we do for ourselves dies with us. What we do for others and the world remains and is immortal. -Albert Pine
    It is not what he has, or even what he does which expresses the worth of a man, but what he is. -Henri Frederic Amiel
    I feel that the greatest reward for going is the opportunity to do more. -Dr. Jonas Salk
    The ear of the leader must ring with the voices of the people. -Woodrow Wilson
    It is better to be patient, than it is to become one. -Author unknown
    What the caterpillar calls the end, the rest of the world calls a butterfly. -Lao Tzu
    The trouble with the rat race is that even when you win, you're still a rat. -Jane Wagner
    Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength; loving someone deeply gives you courage. -Lao Tzu
    It may be those who do most, dream most. -Stephen B. Leacock
    The finest eloquence is that which gets things done. -David Lloyd George
    You can never get enough of what you don't want. -Wayne Dyer
    Look up and not down. Look forward and not back. Look out and not in, and lend a hand. -Edward Everett Hale
    There is only one way... to get anybody to do anything. And that is by making the other person want to do it. -Dale Carnegie
    Every dog has his day, unless he loses his tail... then he has a weakend. -June Carter Cash
    Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. -Martin Luther King
    You give but little when you give of your possessions. It is when you give of yourself that you truly give. -Kahlil Gibran
    To change and to change for the better are two different things. -German proverb
    The best way out of emotional pain is through it. -Unknown Author
    If you add a little to a little, and then do it again, soon that little shall be much. -Hesiod
    No good decision was ever made in a swivel chair. -George S. Patton
    While one person hesitates because he feels inferior, the other is busy making mistakes and becoming superior. -Henry C Link
    We must accept finite disappointment, but we must never lose infinite hope. -Martin Luther King, Jr.
    Life's problems wouldn't be called hurdles if there wasn't a way to get over them. -Unknown Author
    Friendship is Love without his wings! -Byron
    Hope sees the invisible, feels the intangible, and achieves the impossible. -Unknown Author
    First thing every morning before you arise say out loud, I believe, three times. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Discovery consists of seeing what everybody has seen and thinking what nobody has thought. -Albert Szent-Gyorgyi
    The believer is happy; the doubter is wise. -Hungarian Proverb
    A word of encouragement during a failure is worth more than an hour of praise after success. -Author unknown
    Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you've imagined. -Horace Mann
    People of genius whenever they are faced with misfortune find resources within themselves. -Brouhours
    What we have once enjoyed we can never lose. All that we love deeply becomes a part of us. -Helen Keller
    True friendship is like sound health, the value of it is seldom known until it be lost. -Charles Caleb Colton
    Laziness may appear attractive, but work gives satisfaction. -Anne Frank
    If you should put even a little on a little and should do this often, soon this would become big. -Hesiod
    Every great achievement is the victory of a flaming heart. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Fair and softly goes far. -Miguel De Cervantes
    Nothing adventured, nothing attained. -Peter Mcwilliams
    Work your way up or rust your way out. -Holton
    A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others throw at him. -David Brinkley
    Treat people as if they were what they ought to be and you help them to become what they are capable of being. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    If you create a character, you create a destiny. -André Maurois
    We must always change, renew, rejuvenate ourselves; otherwise we harden. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Step by step the ladder is ascended. -George Herbert
    A man too busy to take care of his health is like a mechanic too busy to take care of his tools. -Spanish Proverb
    Time flies. It's up to you to be the navigator. -Robert Orben
    The best leaders of all, the people know not they exist. They turn to each other and say, we did it ourselves. -Zen Saying
    It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live. -Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
    You can have anything you want in life, you just can't have everything you want. -Peter Mcwilliams
    Remember that great love and great achievements involve great risk. -Unknown Author
    God has entrusted me with myself. -Epictetus
    An anniversary says, Think of the dreams you have weathered together. They are intimate accomplishments. -Charles R. Swindoll
    Continuous effort, not strength or intelligence is the key to unlocking our potential. -Liane Cardes
    Friends are born, not made. -Henry Adams
    Genius is entitled to respect only when it promotes the peace and improves the happiness of mankind. -Lord Essex
    Chance is a word void of sense; nothing can exist without a cause. -Voltaire
    The state of your life is nothing more than a reflection of your state of mind. -Dr. Wayne W. Dyer
    When speculation has done its worse, two and two still make four. -Samuel Johnson
    No man can climb out beyond the limitations of his own character. -John Lord Morley
    Nobody owes anybody a living, but everybody is entitled to a chance. -Jack Dempsey
    A kind heart is a fountain of gladness, making everything in its vicinity into smiles. -Washington Irving
    He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own. -Confucius
    He is the richest who is content with the least. -Socrates
    You can tell the character of every man when you see how he receives praise. -Lucius Annaeus Seneca
    Happiness is nothing more than good health and a bad memory. -Albert Schweitzer
    When a goal matters enough to a person, that person will find a way to accomplish what at first seemed impossible. -Nido Qubein
    People only see what they are prepared to see. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    If you carry your childhood with you, you never become older. -Abraham Sutzkever
    It is wise to keep in mind that no success or failure is necessarily final. -Anonymous
    Everyone knows what a hypocrite is... That's the guy who gripes about the sex, violence and nudity on his VCR. -Zig Ziglar
    We grow because we struggle, we learn and overcome. -R. C. Allen
    The Three great mysteries: air to a bird, water to a fish, mankind to himself. -Hindu Proverb
    A single conversation with a wise man is worth a month's study of books. -Chinese Proverb
    Responsibility is the price of freedom. -Elbert Hubbard
    Those who love deeply never grow old; they may die of old age, but they die young. -A. W. Pinero
    Why not go out on a limb? Isn't that where the fruit is?. -Frank Scully
    Ideas are funny little things. They don't work unless you do. -Anonymous
    It is requisite for the relaxation of the mind that we make use, from time to time, of playful deeds and jokes. -Thomas Aquinas
    Experts often possess more data than judgment. -Colin Powell
    It was courage, faith, endurance and a dogged determination to surmount all obstacles that built this bridge. -John Watson
    Work joyfully and peacefully, knowing that right thoughts and right efforts will inevitable bring about right results. -James Allen
    Great work is done by people who are not afraid to be great. -Fernando Flores
    Character builds slowly, but it can be torn down with incredible swiftness. -Faith Baldwin
    When we have begun to take charge of our lives, to own ourselves, there is no longer any need to ask permission of someone. -George O'Neil
    Luck sometimes visits a fool, but it never sits down with him. -German Proverb
    The difference between a mountain and a molehill is your perspective. -Al Neuharth
    Do right. Do your best. Treat others as you want to be treated. -Lou Holtz
    Absence of occupation is not rest; a mind quite vacant is a mind distressed. -William Cowper
    A transcendent being can be any miracle. -Wayne Dyer
    Exhilaration is that feeling you get just after a great idea hits you, and just before you realize what's wrong with it. -Tomorrow
    Education is what survives when what has been learnt has been forgotten. -B. F. Skinner
    That is why you fail. (in response to Luke saying, "I don't believe it."). -Yoda
    Work like you don't need the money. Love like you've never been hurt. Dance like nobody is watching. -Mark Twain
    Perseverance is not a long race it is many short races one after another. -Walter Elliott
    If you can't be happy where you are, it's a cinch you can't be happy where you ain't. -Charlie Jones
    Be glad of life because it gives you the chance to love and to work and to play and to look up at the stars. -Henry Van Dyke
    Pessimist: One who, when he has the choice of two evils, chooses both. -Oscar Wilde
    In the middle of a difficulty lies opportunity. -Albert Einstein
    What we need is to use what we have. -Basil S. Walsh
    Your greatest resource is your time. -Brian Tracy
    Natural abilities are like natural plants; they need pruning by study. -Francis Bacon
    No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks. -St. Ambrose
    I love being a writer. What I can't stand is the paperwork. -Peter De Vries
    Two great things you can give your children: one is roots, the other is wings. -Hodding Carter
    Be curious always! For knowledge will not acquire you: you must acquire it. -Sudie Back
    Motivation is like food for the brain. You cannot get enough in one sitting. It needs continual and regular top up s. -Peter Davies
    Make the most of yourself, for that is all there is of you. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Character is what you are in the dark. -Dwight L. Moody
    Courage is like love; it must have hope for nourishment. -Napoleon I
    When you believe in a thing, believe in it all the way, implicitly and unquestionably. -Walt Disney
    It's not what happens to you; it's what you do about it that makes the difference. -W. Mitchell
    Older people shouldn't eat health food, they need all the preservatives they can get. -Robert Orben
    Home run hitters strike out a lot. -Reggie Jackson
    There is no elevator to success. You have to take the stairs. -Author unknown
    Chance corrects us of many faults that reason would not know how to correct. -Francois De La Rochefoucauld
    When buying and selling are controlled by legislation, the first things to be bought and sold are legislators. -P. J. O'Rourke
    Where there is great love, there are always miracles. -Willa Cather
    He who believes is strong; he who doubts is weak. Strong convictions precede great actions. -J F Clarke
    Behold the turtle. He makes progress only when he sticks his neck out. -James Bryant Conant
    My sun sets to rise again. -Robert Browning
    Women will never be as successful as men because they have no wives to advise them. -Dick Van Dyke
    It is necessary to try to surpass one's self always; this occupation ought to last as long as life. -Queen Christina
    Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree. -Martin Luther, German Theologian
    You must work, we must all work, to make the world worthy of its children. -Pablo Casals, Spanish Cellist
    Great Spirit, help me never to judge another until I have walked in his moccasins for two weeks. -Sioux Indian Prayer
    Ambition is like love, impatient both of delays and rivals. -Sir John Denham
    A crisis is a close encounter of the third kind. -Guy Finley
    The kingdom of Heaven is within you... Seek ye first the kingdom of Heaven and all things will be added unto you. -Jesus
    He who asks questions cannot avoid the answers. -Cameroon Proverb
    The question is not what you look at, but what you see. -Henry David Thoreau
    The best performance improvement is the transition from the nonworking state to the working state. -John Ousterhout
    Where there is no vision, people perish. -Proverbs
    To get what you want; stop doing what isn't working. -Dennis Weaver
    The highest possible stage in moral culture is when we recognize that we ought to control our thoughts. -Charles Robert Darwin
    Work is not man's punishment. It is his reward and his strength and his pleasure. -George Sand
    I believe that every human mind feels pleasure in doing good to another. -Thomas Jefferson
    Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one getting burned. -Buddha
    A word of encouragement during a failure is worth more than an hour of praise after success. -Anonymous
    The golden rule for every business man is this: Put yourself in your customer's place. -Orison Swett Marden
    You have to perform at a consistently higher level than others. That's the mark of a true professional. -Joe Paterno
    What does not destroy me, makes me strong. [Or, What doesn't kill you makes you stronger.]. -Friedrich Neitzche
    Contrary to the cliché, genuinely nice guys most often finish first or very near it. -Malcom S. Forbes
    The only tyrant I will accept in this world is the "still small voice" within me. -Mahatma Gandhi
    Luck favors the mind that is prepared. -Louis Pasteur
    Whatever you do, don't do it halfway. -Bob Beamon
    No one can defeat us unless we first defeat ourselves. -Dwight Eisenhower
    Men stumble over pebbles, never over mountains. -Emilie Cady
    Feel the fear and do it anyway. -Susan Jeffers
    I can't imagine a person becoming a success who doesn't give this game of life everything he's got. -Walter Cronkite
    My life has been filled with terrible misfortune; most of which never happened. -Montaigne
    The heart has eyes which the brain knows nothing of. -Charles H. Perkhurst
    It is good to dream, but it is better to dream and work. Faith is mighty, but action with faith is mightier. -Thomas Robert Gaines
    The world leaders in innovation and creativity will also be world leaders in everything else. -Harold R. McAlindon
    Problems are only opportunities in work clothes. -Henry J. Kaiser
    This time, like all times, is a very good one, if we but know what to do with it. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Wherever there is a human being, there is an opportunity for kindness. -Seneca
    Always the more beautiful answer who asks the more beautiful question. -Ee Cummings
    The way we communicate with others and with ourselves ultimately determines the quality of our lives. -Anthony Robbins
    They always say time changes things, but you actually have to change them yourself. -Andy Warhol
    Men are wise in proportion, not to their experience, but to their capacity for experience. -George Bernard Shaw
    Life is a great surprise. I don't see why death should not be an even greater one. -Vladimir Nabokov
    When a person applies enthusiasm to his job, the job will itself become alive with exciting new possibilities. -Norman Vincent Peale
    We carry with us the wonders we seek without us. -Thomas Browne
    Self-respect is the cornerstone of all virtue. -Sir John Herschel
    A wise person does at once, what a fool does at last. Both do the same thing; only at different times. -Baltasar Gracian
    Luck to me is something else. Hard work - and realizing what is opportunity and what isn't. -Lucille Ball
    Chance is always powerful. Let your hook be always cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be a fish. -Ovid
    Men who do things without being told draw the most wages. -Edwin H. Stuart
    There would be no great men if there were no little ones. -George Herbert
    Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success. -Dale Carnegie
    Keep your eyes on the stars and your feet on the ground. -Theodore Roosevelt
    Determination gives you the resolve to keep going in spite of the roadblocks that lay before you. -Denis Waitley
    When I work fourteen hours a day, seven days a week, I get lucky. -Dr. Armand Hammer
    Private victories precede public victories. -Stephen Covey
    A minor form of despair, disguised as a virtue. -Ambrose Bierce
    The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection. -Michelangelo
    Often, the greatest challenge facing an organization is recognizing and acting on opportunity rather than solving a problem. -Peter Ginter
    Vision is the art of seeing things invisible to others. -Jonathan Swift
    Change is inevitable, except from vending machines. -Author unknown
    All honor's wounds are self-inflicted. -Andrew Carnegie
    There is only one success - to be able to spend your life in your own way. -Unknown Author
    Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow. It's what sunflowers do. -Helen Keller
    The pleasantest things in the world are pleasant thoughts: and the great art of life is to have as many of them as possible. -Montaigne
    Say yes to your Universe. -Janet Zuckerman
    A life of ease is a difficult pursuit. -William Cowper
    In imagination, there's no limitation. -Mark Victor Hansen
    Life is a gift, and it offers us the privilege, opportunity, and responsibility to give something back by becoming more. -Anthony Robbins
    I want you to start a crusade in you life - to dare to be your best. -William Danforth
    Fear is that little darkroom where negatives are developed. -Michael Pritchard
    Every new beginning comes from some other beginning's end. -Seneca
    Ordinary riches can be stolen: real riches cannot. In your soul are infinitely precious things that cannot be taken from you. -Oscar Wilde
    Perfectionism is the enemy of creation, as extreme self-solitude is the enemy of well-being, -John Updike, Odd Jobs
    There is but one cause of human failure. And that is man's lack of faith in his true self. -William James
    A failure establishes only this, that our determination to succeed was not strong enough. -John Christian Bovee
    You can get anything in life you want if you will just help enough other people get what they want. -Zig Ziglar
    You'll see things "you never knew you never knew.". -Disney's Pochahantas
    His Unique Selling Position was to make the world work for 100% of humanity. . -Buckminster Fuller
    Why not go out on a limb? Isn't that where the fruit is? -Frank Scully
    Appreciative words are the most powerful force for good on earth! -George W. Crane
    The only thing we have to fear is fear itself. -Franklin D. Roosevelt
    Think lovingly, speak lovingly, act lovingly, and every need shall be supplied. -James Allen
    Just Do It. -Nike
    Any time you try to win everything, you must be willing to lose everything. -Larry Csonka
    We know what happens to people who stay in the middle of the road. They get run over. -Aneurin Bevan
    He who has great power should use it lightly. -Seneca
    In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can. -Michael Korda
    Success doesn't happen. It is organized, preempted, captured, by consecrated common sense. -F. E. Willard
    A ship ought not to be held by one anchor, nor life by a singe hope. -Epictetus
    Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently. -Henry Ford
    Youth is a circumstance you can't do anything about. The trick is to grow up without getting old. -Frank Lloyd Wright
    When you reach the end of your rope, tie a knot in it and hang on. -Thomas Jefferson
    And life is what we make it, always has been, always will be. -Grandma Moses
    Individual glory is insignificant when compared to achieving victory as a team. -Dot Richardson
    The most important things are the hardest to say, because words diminish them. -Stephen King
    You can never solve a problem on the level on which it was created. -Albert Einstein
    As I lived up to the highest light I had, higher and higher light came to me. -Pilgrims
    Once a job is fouled up, anything done to improve it makes it worse. -Finagle
    When you exercise your freedom to express yourself at the lowest level, you ultimately condemn yourself to live at that level. -Zig Ziglar
    You get paid to impact the world, not be impacted by it. -Mal Pancoast
    Those who stand for nothing fall for anything. -Alexander Hamilton
    Worry often gives a small thing a big shadow. -Swedish proverb
    You always pass failure on the way to success. -Mickey Rooney
    If you change the belief first, changing the action is easier. -Peter Mcwilliams
    Whatever you do, do with all your might. -Marcus Tullius Cicero
    Hearts will break - yet brokenly, live on. -Lord Byron
    The best way out is always through. -Robert Frost
    Effort only fully releases its reward after a person refuses to quit. -Napoleon Hill
    Kites rise highest against the wind-not with it. -Sir Winston Churchill
    Success is in the details. -A P Erkkila
    Every day do something that will inch you closer to a better tomorrow. -Doug Firebaugh
    Greatness lies not in being strong, but in the right use of strength. -Henry Ward Beecher
    Virtue is the only true nobility. -Thomas Fuller
    The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today. -Les Brown
    Do not handicap your children by making their lives easy. -Robert A Heinlein
    There is no expedient to which a man will go to avoid the real labor of thinking. -Thomas Alva Edison
    One thing at a time, is my motto - and just play that thing for all it is worth, even if it's only two pair and a jack. -Mark Twain
    We can let circumstances rule us, or we can take charge and rule our lives from within. -Earl Nightingale
    I believe life is to be lived, not worked, enjoyed, not agonized, loved, not hated. -Leland Bartlett
    Coming together is a beginning, staying together is progress, and working together is success. -Henry Ford
    Intuition is the source of scientific knowledge. -Aristotle
    Forget past mistakes. Forget failures. Forget about everything except what you're going to do now - and do it. -William Durant
    Leadership is the art of getting someone else to do something you want done because he wants to do it. -Dwight Eisenhower
    Let your life lightly dance on the edges of Time like dew on the tip of a leaf. -Tagore
    It's not good enough that we do our best; sometimes we have to do what's required. -Winston Churchill
    Disability is a matter of perception. If you can do just one thing well, you're needed by someone. -Martina Navratilova
    When you are in the valley, keep your goal firmly in view and you will get the renewed energy to continue the climb. -Denis Waitley
    When I sit down at my writing desk, time seems to vanish. I think it's a wonderful way to spend one's life. -Erica Jong
    The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing you will make one. -Elbert Hubbard
    Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict. -William Ellery Channing
    You cannot depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus. -Mark Twain
    We will always tend to fulfill our own expectation of ourselves. -Brian Tracy
    The goal of education is to replace an empty mind with an open mind. -Malcolm Forbes
    Emotion is energy in motion. -Peter Mcwilliams
    It's blood, sweat, sometimes tears. -Bob Hayes
    Success has nothing to do with what you gain in life or accomplish for yourself. It's what you do for others. -Danny Thomas
    Pretty much all the honest truthtelling there is in the world is done by children. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Thorough preparation makes its own luck. -Joe Poyer
    If you are lonely when you are alone, you are in bad company. -Jean-paul Sartre
    Give me where to stand, and I will move the earth. -Archimedes
    When one is willing and eager, the Gods join in. -Aeschylus
    I never did a day's work in my life. It was all fun. -Thomas Alva Edison
    Trouble is only opportunity in work clothes. -Henry J. Kaiser
    There is always hope when people are forced to listen to both sides. -John Stuart Mill
    Out of difficulties grow miracles. -Jean De La Bruyere
    Whatever you believe with feeling becomes your reality. -Brian Tracy
    The real test in golf and in life is not in keeping out of the rough, but in getting out after you are in. -Zig Ziglar
    Time will explain it all. He is a talker, and needs no questioning before he speaks. -Euripides
    Poets need not go to Niagara to write about the force of falling water. -Robert Frost
    What the caterpillar calls the end, the rest of the world calls a butterfly. -Lao Tsu
    When love and skill work together, expect a masterpiece. -John Ruskin
    We have our brush and colors - paint Paradise and in we go. -Nikos Kazantzakis
    I know not what others may choose but, as for me, give me liberty or give me death. -Patrick Henry
    The only failure one should fear, is not hugging to the purpose they see as best. -George Eliot
    It was high counsel that I once heard given to a young person, always do what you are afraid to do. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender. -Vincent Lombardi
    Most writers regard truth as their most valuable possession, and therefore are most economical in its use. -Mark Twain
    Transformation literally means going beyond your form. -Wayne Dyer
    It is great wealth to a soul to live frugally with a contented mind. -Lucretius
    There is no failure. Only feedback. -Author unknown
    It is impossible for us to break the law. We can only break ourselves against the law. -Cecil B Demille
    Let us endeavor to live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry. -Mark Twain
    What is in the end to be thrown down, Begins by being first set on high. -Tao Saying
    When it is dark enough, you can see the stars. -Charles Austin Beard.
    There is more to life than increasing its speed. -Mahatma Gandhi
    If the brain were so simple we could understand it, we would be so simple we couldn't. -Lyall Watson
    It's not what happens to you, but how you react to it that matters. -Epictetus
    The harder you work, the harder it is to surrender. -Vince Lombardi
    Do not worry about the future for it is not yet come. Live each day in the present and make it beautiful. -Unknown Author
    Man is most nearly himself when he achieves the seriousness of a child at play. -Heraclitus
    Success always occurs in private, and failure in full view. -Anonymous
    To be able to look back upon one's past life with satisfaction is to live twice. -Martial
    Striving for excellence motivates you; striving for perfection is demoralizing. -Harriet Braiker
    You can discover more about a person in an hour of play than in a year of conversation. -Plato
    Most of the change we think we see in life is due to truths being in and out of favor. -Robert Frost
    Vision gives you the impulse to make the picture your own. -Robert Collier
    To aim at the best and to remain essentially ourselves is one and the same thing. -Janet Erskine Stuart
    One can never pay in gratitude: one can only pay in kind somewhere else in life. -Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    Treat a person as he is, and he will remain as he is. Treat him as he could be, and he will become what he should be. -Jimmy Johnson
    We deem those happy who from the experience of life have learned to bear its ills, without being overcome by them. -Juvenal
    Let me tell you the secret that has led me to my goal: my strength lies solely in my tenacity. -Louis Pasteur
    Confidence is the companion of success. -Unknown Author
    They fail, and they alone, who have not striven. -T B Aldrich
    Here is a test to find out whether your mission in life is complete. If you're alive, it isn't. -Richard Bach
    Man's biggest mistake is to believe that he's working for someone else. -Nashua Cavalier
    Patience, persistence and perspiration make an unbeatable combination for success. -Napoleon Hill
    Where fear is, happiness is not. -Seneca
    The two basic processes of education are knowing and valuing. -Robert J. Havighurst
    An ounce of hypocracy is worth a pound of ambition. -Michael Korda
    Circumstances do not make the man, they reveal him. -James Allen
    Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Be a spot on the ground where nothing is growing, where something might be planted, a seed, from the Absolute. -Tao Saying
    Today I live in the quiet, joyous expectation of good. -Ernest Holmen
    Silence may be golden, but can you think of a better way to entertain someone than to listen to him? -Brigham Young
    The hand cannot reach higher than does the heart. -Orison Swett Marden
    When a man lies, he murders some part of the world. -Merlin
    Every business is built on friendship. -J. C. Penney
    The person who will not stand for something will fall for anything. -Zig Ziglar
    All things are possible until they are proved impossible and even the impossible may only be so, as of now. -Pearl S. Buck
    A minute's success pays the failure for years. -Robert Browning
    He who does not tire, tires adversity. -Unknown Author
    One learns people through the heart, not the eyes or the intellect. -Mark Twain
    The secret of getting ahead is getting started. -Sally Berger
    An idea not coupled with action will never get any bigger than the brain cell it occupied. -Arnold Glascow
    Get the facts first. You can distort them later. -Mark Twain
    Be absolutely clear about who you are and what you stand for. Refuse to compromise. -Brian Tracy
    Genius is nothing more than inflamed enthusiasm. -Unknown Author
    People who enjoy what they are doing invariably do it well. -Joe Gibbs
    The fact that you are willing to say, "I do not understand, and it is fine," is the greatest understanding you could exhibit. -Wayne Dyer
    To meet my goals, I couldn't let up when I was playing tennis. -Tracy Austin
    We can help others in the world more by making the most of yourself than in any other way. -Earl Nightingale
    No bird soars too high, if he soars with his own wings. -William Blake
    I may be crazy but it keeps me from going insane. -Waylon Jennings
    Don't forget until too late that the business of life is not business, but living. -B. C. Forbes
    Thinking is heavily endorsed. -Mal Pancoast
    What happens is not as important as how you react to what happens. -Thaddeus Golas
    No man is capable of self-improvement if he sees no other model but himself. -Conrado I. Generoso
    Find a purpose in life so big it will challenge every capacity to be at your best. -David O. McKay
    Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land amongst the stars. -Les Brown
    The biggest fool in the world is he who merely does his work supremely well, without attending to appearance. -Michael Korda
    It's always too soon to quit. -Norman Vincent Peale
    No rest is worth anything except the rest that is earned. -Jean Paul
    Show class, have pride, and display character. If you do, winning takes care of itself. -Paul Bryant
    The Creator has not given you a longing to do that which you have no ability to do. -Orison Swett Marden
    With the new day comes new strength and new thoughts. -Eleanor Roosevelt
    At a distance from home a man is judged by what he means. -Anonymous
    To love what you do and feel that it matters-how could anything be more fun. -Katherine Graham
    A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake. -Confucius
    Consumers are statistics. Customers are people. -Stanley Marcus
    Do you want to be safe and good, or do you want to take a chance and be great? -Jimmy Johnson
    Our admiration of fine writing will always be in proportion to its real difficulty and its apparent ease. -Charles Caleb Colton
    Our power is in our ability to decide. -Buckminster Fuller
    When it is dark enough, you can see the stars. -Charles A Beard
    Virtue is like health: the harmony of the whole man. -Thomas Carlyle
    Happiness is more a state of health than of wealth. -Frank Tyger
    Mediocre idea that generates enthusiasm will go further than a great idea that inspires no one. -Mary Kay Ash
    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
    Good actions ennoble us, we are the sons of our own deeds. -Miguel de Cervantes
    Si, Se Puede! (Yes, we are able!) -Cesar Chavez
    Enthusiasm is the greatest asset in the world. It beats money, power and influence. -Henry Chester
    The more I want to get something done, the less I call it work. -Richard Bach
    It's the constant and determined effort that breaks down all resistance and sweeps away all obstacles. -Claude M. Bristol
    The challenge is not to manage time, but to manage ourselves. -Steven Covey
    How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single minute before starting to improve the world. -Anne Frank
    Verbosity leads to unclear, inarticulate things. -Dan Quayle
    Courage and perseverance have a magical talisman, before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish into air. -John Quincy Adams
    For every action there is an equal and opposite government program. -Bob Wells
    The desire of knowledge, like the thirst for riches, increases ever with the acquisition of it. -Laurence Sterne
    Never mistake motion for action. -Ernest Hemingway
    Persist and persevere, and you will find most things that are attainable, possible. -Lord Chesterfield
    I consider a goal as a journey rather than a destination. And each year I set a new goal. -Curtis Carlson
    I've got all the money I'll ever need, if I die by four o'clock. -Henny Youngman
    After I'm dead I'd rather have people ask why I have no monument than why I have one. -Cato the Elder
    Set your goals high, and don't stop till you get there. -Bo Jackson
    To accomplish great things we must first dream, then visualize, then plan... believe... act! -Alfred A. Montapert
    Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep. -Denis Waitley
    Ideas not coupled with action never become bigger than the brain cells they occupied. -Arnold Glasow
    If you plan for one year, plant rice. If you plan for ten years, plant trees. If you plan for 100 years, educate mankind. -Chinese Proverb
    Plans are nothing; planning is everything. -Dwight D. Eisenhower
    If you live to be a hundred, I want to live to be a hundred minus one day, so I never have to live without you. -Winnie the Pooh
    Character is the ability to follow through on a resolution long after the emotion with which it was made has passed. -Brian Tracy
    Success will not lower its standard to us. We must raise our standard to success. -Randall R. McBride, Jr.
    A team is a team is a team. Shakespeare said that many times. -Dan Devine
    Order your soul; reduce your wants; live in charity; associate in Christian community; obey the laws; trust in Providence. -St. Augustine
    Winning isn't everything, it's the only thing. -Red Sanders
    I must do something always solves more problems than Something must be done. -Unknown Author
    What I like in a good author isn't what he says, but what he whispers. -Logan Pearsall Smith
    Love is an act of faith, and whoever is of little faith is also of little love. -Erich Fromm
    The cynic says, One man can't do anything. I say, Only one man can do anything. -John W Gardner
    Bad habits are like a comfortable bed, easy to get into, but hard to get out of. -Unknown Author
    Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. -Thomas Edison
    I can see in what you call the dark, but which to me is golden. I can see a God-made world, not a man-made world. -Helen Keller
    Only those who do nothing make no mistakes. -Author unknown
    In Hollywood all the marriages are happy, it's trying to live together afterwards that causes all the problems. -Shelly Winters
    Many hands make the light work. -Leroy W. Jones
    A leader is a dealer in hope. -Napoleon Bonaparte
    Passion costs me too much to bestow it on every trifle. (1640). -Thomas Adams
    He conquers who endures. -Persius
    Tenderness and kindness are not signs of weakness and despair, but manifestations of strength and resolution. -Kahlil Gibran
    True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us. -Socrates
    Being an optimist after you've got very thing you want doesn't count. -Ken Hubbard
    Self-confidence is the first requisite to great undertakings. -Samuel Johnson
    Every trial endured and weathered in the right spirit makes a soul nobler and stronger than it was before. -James Buckham
    Who hath not known ill fortune, never knew himself, or his own virtue. -Mallett
    If you once turn on your side after the hour at which you ought to rise, it is all over. Bolt up at once. -Sir Walter Scott
    I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward. -Thomas A. Edison
    The desire not to be anything is the desire not to be. -Ayn Rand
    When your self-worth goes up, your net worth goes up with it. -Mark Victor Hansen
    Our talents are the gift that God gives to us... What we make of our talents is our gift back to God. -Leo Buscaglia
    Self-education is, I firmly believe, the only kind of education there is. -Isaac Asimov
    Real magic in relationships means an absence of judgment of others. -Wayne Dyer
    There is a calmness to a life lived in gratitude, a quiet joy. -Ralph H. Blum
    There is only one success-to be able to spend your life in your own way. -Christopher Morley
    Life is either a daring adventure or nothing. -Helen Keller
    Dust is a protective coating for fine furniture. -Mario Burata
    Empty pockets never held anyone back. Only empty heads and empty hearts can do that. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Hot heads and cold hearts never solved anything. -Billy Graham
    I would rather fail in an attempt at something new and uncharted than safely succeed in a repeat of something I have done. -A. E. Hotchner
    The common denominator for success is work. -John D. Rockefeller
    Strive for integrity - that means knowing your values in life and behaving in a way that is consistent with these values. -Unknown Author
    Small opportunities are often the beginning of great enterprises. -Demosthenes
    Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success. -Dale Carnegie
    When you have them by the balls, their hearts and minds will follow. -Jerry Martin
    Procrastination is the art of keeping up with yesterday. -Don Marquis
    Always plan ahead. It wasn't raining when Noah built the ark. -Richard C. Cushing
    I believe that man will not merely endure; he will prevail. -William Faulkner
    Who you are speaks so loudly I can't hear what you're saying. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    A better world shall emerge based on faith and understanding. -Douglas MacArthur
    In oratory the will must predominate. -David Hare
    The best measure of a man's honesty isn't his income tax return. It's the zero adjust on his bathroom scale. -Arthur C. Clarke
    Love is the master key opens the gates of happiness. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Reality can be beaten with enough imagination. -Unknown Author
    Anything worth doing is worth doing poorly until you learn to do it well. -Steve Brown
    There is no higher religion than human service. To work for the common good is the greatest creed. -Woodrow Wilson
    Any sufficiently advanced technology is indistinguishable from magic. -Arthur C Clarke
    Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending. -Carl Bard
    I have had dreams, and I have had nightmares. I overcame the nightmares because of my dreams. -Dr. Jonas Salk
    We advance on our journey only when we face our goal, when we are confident and believe we are going to win out. -Orison Swett Marden
    The significant problems we face in life can not be solved at the same level of thinking we were at when we created them. -Albert Einstein
    Quality is everyone's responsibility. -W. Edwards Deming
    Change in all things is sweet. -Aristotle
    The big shots are only the little shots who keep shooting. -Christopher Morley
    Make yourself indispensable, and you will move up. Act as though you are indispensable, and you will move out. -Jules Ormont
    All glory comes from daring to begin. -Eugene F. Ware
    Although the world is full of suffering, it is also full of overcoming of it. -Helen Keller
    Throughout the centuries there were men who took first steps down new roads armed with nothing but their own vision. -Ayn Rand
    Your big opportunity may be right where you are now. -Napoleon Hill
    It is only with the heart that one can see rightly. What is essential is invisible to the eye. -Antoine de Saint Exupery
    You cannot dream yourself into a character; you must hammer and forge yourself one. -James A. Froude
    Aim for the highest. -Andrew Carnegie
    Every choice you make has an end result. -Zig Ziglar
    When you have a number of disagreeable duties to perform, always do the most disagreeable first. -Josiah Quincy
    champions know there are no shortcuts to the top. They climb the mountain one step at a time. they have no use for helicopters! -Judi Adler
    Many of life's failures are people who did not realize how close they were to success when they gave up. -Thomas Edison
    A wise man will make more opportunities than he finds. -Francis Bacon
    Real wealth is ideas plus energy. -Buckminster Fuller
    Knowing your destination is half the journey. -Unknown Author
    Nothing gives a person so much advantage over another as to remain always cool and unruffled under all circumstances. -Thomas Jefferson
    God gives every bird a worm, but he does not throw it into the nest. -Swedish proverb
    Law, without force, is impotent. -Blaise Pascal
    There is no such thing in anyone's life as an unimportant day. -Alexander Woollcott
    Make no small plans for they have no power to stir the soul. -Niccolo Machiavelli
    As much as we need a prosperous economy, we also need a prosperity of kindness and decency. -Caroline Kennedy Schlossburg
    I love humanity, it's the people I can't stand. -Linus
    The greatest happiness comes from the greatest activity. -Bovee
    The first one gets the oyster the second gets the shell. -Andrew Carnegie
    You cannot consistently perform in a manner which is inconsistent with the way you see yourself. -Zig Ziglar
    The best vision is insight. -Malcolm S. Forbes
    We make a living by what we get, but we make a life by what we give. -Winston Churchill
    To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe. -Anatole France
    Friendship was given by nature to be an assistant to virtue, not a companion to vice. -Cicero
    You can't wait for inspiration. You have to go after it with a club. -Jack London
    Never look down on anybody unless you're helping him up. -The Reverend Jesse Jackson, American Civil Rights Leader
    Death leaves a heartache no one can heal, love leaves a memory no one can steal. -From a Headstone in Ireland
    No matter how hard the loss, defeat might serve as well as victory to shape the soul and let the glory out. -Al Gore
    First learn the meaning of what you say, and then speak. -Epictetus
    A message prepared in the mind reaches a mind; a message prepared in a life reaches a life. -Bill Gothard
    Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. -Winston Churchill
    Many are called but few get up. -Oliver Herford
    Doing easily what others find difficult is talent; doing what is impossible with talent is genius. -Henri-frederic Amiel
    Courage to start and willingness to keep everlasting at it are the requisites for success. -Alonzo Newton Benn
    Thinking is more stinking than drinking, but to feel is for real. -Sufi Sam
    Don't be content with being average. Average is as close to the bottom as it is to the top. -Unknown Author
    We have only this moment, sparkling like a star in our hand - and melting like a snowflake. -Marie B. Ray
    Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was. -Dag Hammarskjold
    One man with courage makes a majority. -Andrew Jackson
    Do not let what you can't do interfere with what you can do. -John Wooden
    Everywhere you look in science, the harder it becomes to understand the universe without God. -Robert Herrman
    The best way out is through. -Robert Frost
    This is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure. -Winston Churchill
    Knowledge is the distilled essence of our institutions, corroborated by experience. -Elbert Hubbard
    The man who has no imagination has no wings. -Muhammad Ali
    There are many elements to a campaign. Leadership is number one. Everything else is number two. -Bertolt Brecht
    Quitting is only a short cut to losing. -Unknown author
    Nothing is a greater impediment to being on good terms with others than being ill at ease with yourself. -Honore De Balzac
    The sovereign invigorator of the body is exercise, and of all the exercises walking is the best. -Thomas Jefferson
    What we think or what we believe is, in the end, of little consequence. The only thing of consequence is what we do. -John Ruskin
    If we don't succeed, we run the risk of failure. -Dan Quayle
    Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the fact. -William James
    It's easy to make a buck. It's a lot tougher to make a difference. -Tom Brokaw
    A pile of rocks ceases to be a rock when somebody contemplates it with the idea of a cathedral in mind. -Saint Exupery
    The more things change, the more they remain the same. -Alphonse Karr
    Without craftsmanship, inspiration is a mere reed shaken in the wind. -Jonannes Brahms
    Many of us spend half our time wishing for things we could have if we didn't spend half our time wishing. -Alexander Woollcott
    How people treat you is their karma; how you react is yours. (from the Sufis). -Wayne Dyer
    Perfecting is our destiny, but perfection never our lot. -C. J. Weber
    Hard work means prosperity; only a fool idles away his time. -Proverbs
    Poor is the man whose pleasures depend on the permission of another. -Madonna
    Men occasionally stumble over the truth, but most of them pick themselves up and hurry off as if nothing happened. -Winston Churchill
    He who asks a question is a fool for a minute; he who does not remains a fool forever. -Chinese Proverb
    How you think when you lose determines how long it will be until you win. -G.k Chesterton
    With coarse rice to eat, with water to drink, and my bended arm for a pillow-I have still joy in the midst of all these things. -Confucius
    If a person gets his attitude toward money straight, it will help straighten out almost every other area in his life. -Billy Graham
    I don't know the key to success but the key to failure is to try to please everyone. -Bill William Henry Cosby
    Plan your work for today and every day, then work your plan. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing. -Helen Keller
    It is better to wear out than to rust out. -Richard Cumberland
    All man's miseries derive from not being able to sit quietly in a room alone. -Blaise Pascal
    We must want for others, not ourselves alone. -Eleanor Roosevelt
    Failure is the path of least resistance. -Sir James Matthew Barrie
    When you hire people who are smarter than you are, you prove you are smarter than they are. -Harold V Melchert
    An avalanche begins with a snowflake. -Joseph Compton
    Fast is fine, but accuracy is everything. -Wyatt Earp
    The great dividing line between success and failure can be expressed in five words; I did not have time. -Franklin Field
    One of the rarest things that a man ever does, is to do the best he can. -Josh Billings
    The past doesn't equal the future. -Anthony Robbins
    The first and the best victory is to conquer self. -Plato
    It is easier to fight for our principles than it is to live up to them. -Alfred Adler
    Fear of failure must never be a reason not to try something. -Frederick Smith
    You will never leave where you are, until you decide where you'd rather be. -Dexter Yager
    Hard work brings prosperity; playing around brings poverty. -Bible
    Fortune knocks but once, but misfortune has much more patience. -Laurence Peter
    If you are never scared, embarrassed or hurt, it means you never take chances. -Julia Soul
    Our health always seems much more valuable after we lose it. -Unknown Author
    The best way to help poor people is to not be one of them. -Bob Harrington
    Success is doing what you want to do, when you want, where you want, with whom you want, as much as you want. -Anthony Robbins
    If someone says "can't," that shows you what to do. -John Cage
    A resolute determination is the truest wisdom. -Napoléon I
    I love the man that can smile in trouble, that can gather strength from distress, and grow brave by reflection. -Thomas Paine
    Let everyone sweep in front of his own door, and the whole world will be clean. -Johann Wolfgang Goethe
    Just do what you do best. -Red Auerbach
    Here is the simple but powerful rule... always give people more than they expect to get. -Nelson Boswell
    Some say knowledge is power, but that is not true. Character is power. -Sri Sathya Sai Baba
    The years teach much which the days never knew. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The reputation of thousand years may be determined by the conduct of one hour. -Japanese proverb
    I am doing a great work and I cannot come down. Why should the work stop while I leave it and come down to you?. -Bible
    Our problems are man-made, therefore they may be solved by man. No problem of human destiny is beyond human beings. -John F. Kennedy
    Eagles come in all shapes and sizes, but you will recognize them chiefly by their attitudes. -Charles Prestwich Scott
    You aren't wealthy until you have something money can't buy. -Garth Brooks
    It is not always the same thing to be a good man and a good citizen. -Aristotle
    Truth is a deep kindness that teaches us to be content in our everyday life and share with the people the same happiness. -Kahlil Gibran
    What people say, what people do, and what they say they do are entirely different things. -Margaret Meade
    When you are offended at any man's fault, turn to yourself and study your own failings. Then you will forget your anger. -Epictetus
    How vain it is to sit down to write when you have not stood up to live. -Henry David Thoreau
    Every production of genius must be the production of enthusiasm. -Benjamin Disraeli
    Habit is habit and not to be flung out of the window by any man, but coaxed downstairs a step at a time. -Mark Twain
    I don't think much of a man who is not wiser today than he was yesterday. -Abraham Lincoln
    Be true to your teeth and they won't be false to you. -Soupy Sales
    The highest happiness of man... is to have probed what is knowable and quietly to revere what is unknowable. -Goethe
    If you chase two rabbits, both will escape. -Author unknown
    Pursue some path, however narrow and crooked, in which you can walk with love and reverence. -Henry David Thoreau
    Great things are not done by impulse, but by a series of small things brought together. -Vincent Van Gogh
    One of the virtues of being very young is that you don't let the facts get in the way of your imagination. -Sam Levenson
    We must walk consciously only part way toward our goal and then leap in the dark to our success. -Henry David Thoreau
    Optimism is essential to achievement and it is also the foundation of courage and true progress. -Nicholas Murray Butler
    The fortune which nobody sees makes a person happy and unenvied. -Francis Bacon
    There is more hunger for love and appreciation in this world than for bread. -Mother Teresa
    Remember, you can earn more money, but when time is spent is gone forever. -Zig Ziglar
    Success is simply a matter of luck. Ask any failure. -Earl Wilson
    A shy failure is nobler than an immodest success. -Kahlil Gibran
    Never mistake activity for achievement. -John Wooden
    One we discover how to appreciate the timeless values in our daily experiences, we can enjoy the best things in life. -Harry Hepner
    There is nothing better than the encouragement of a good friend. -Katherine Hathaway
    The function of prayer is not to influence God, but rather to change the nature of the one who prays. -Kierkegaard
    Whatever you vividly imagine, ardently desire, sincerely believe, and enthusiastically act upon must inevitably come to pass. -Paul J Meyer
    Ultimately, the only power to which man should aspire is that which he exercises over himself. -Elie Wiesel
    I am always willing to learn, however I do not always like to be taught. -Winston Churchill
    No person is important enough to make me angry. -Carlos Castenada
    It sometimes seems that intense desire creates not only its own opportunities, but its own talents. -Eric Hoffer
    Nothing can bring you peace but yourself; nothing, but the triumph of principles. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    A mind at peace, a mind centered and not focused on harming others, is stronger than any physical force in the universe. -Wayne Dyer
    What we are looking for is what is looking. -St Francis Assisi
    The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of his own face. -William M. Thackeray
    Worry is simply an unhealthy and destructive mental habit. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Make your work to be in keeping with your purpose. -Leonardo Da Vinci
    Love is like a violin. The music may stop now and then, but the strings remain forever. -June Masters Bacher
    A diamond is a lump of coal that stuck with it. -Author unknown
    The love of life is necessary to the vigorous prosecution of any undertaking. -Samuel Johnson
    The journey is the reward. -Chinese proverb
    Art is the objectification of feeling. -Suzanne K. Langer
    Time and health are two precious assets that we don't recognize and appreciate until they have been depleted. -Denis Waitley
    Fall down seven times, stand up eight. -Japanese Proverb
    Money is flat and was meant to be piled up. -Scottish Proverb
    The next best thing to winning is losing! At least you've been in the race. -Nellie Hershey Tullis
    Like the bee, we should make our industry our amusement. -Oliver Goldsmith
    Everything comes gradually and at its appointed hour. -Ovid
    Fear is only as deep as the mind allows. -Japanese proverb
    My wife and I were happy for 20 years. Then we met. -Rodney Dangerfield
    Hopes are but the dreams of those that wake. -Matthew Prior
    To keep your character intact you cannot stoop to filthy acts. It makes it easier to stoop the next time. -Katherine Hepburn
    The New England conscience doesn't keep you from doing what you shouldn't-it just keeps you from enjoying it. -Cleveland Amory
    To achieve, you need thought. You have to know what you are doing and that's real power. -Ayn Rand
    Some men are born mediocre, some men achieve mediocrity, and some men have mediocrity thrust upon them. -Joseph Heller
    Beware the fury of a patient man. -John Dryden
    The soul becomes dyed with the color of its thoughts. -Marcus Aurelius
    Enthusiasm moves the world. -Arthur James Balfour
    No man should be shamefaced through his work, to give back to the world a portion of its lost heart. -Louise Bogan
    We must travel in the direction of our fear. -John Berryman
    The pursuit, even of the best things, ought to be calm and tranquil. -Marcus T. Cicero
    I love living. I have some problems with my life, but living is the best thing they've come up with so far. -Neil Simon
    Watch out for emergencies. They are your big chance. -Fritz Reiner
    Outside noisy, inside empty. -Chinese Proverb
    Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you'll land among the stars. -Les Brown
    Marriage is a book of which the first chapter is written in poetry and the remaining chapters in prose. -Beverly Nichols
    Compassion is no substitute for justice. -Rush Limbaugh
    Success is a journey...not a destination. -Ben Sweetland
    There are only 3 colors, 10 digits, and 7 notes; its what we do with them that's important. -Ruth Ross
    If you think you are too small to be effective, you have never been in the dark with a mosquito. -Unknown Author
    Apply yourself. Get all the education you can, but then, by God, do something. Don't just stand there, make it happen. -Lee Iacocca
    The sun does not shine for a few trees and flowers, but for the wide world's joy. -Henry Ward Beecher
    Hard things are put in our way, not to stop us, but to call out our courage and strength. -Unknown Author
    Ask not what tomorrow may bring, but count as blessing every day that fate allows you. -Horace
    A shot glass of desire is greater than a pitcher of talent. -Andy Munthe
    An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered. -G. K. Chesterton
    Music expresses that which cannot be put into words and that which cannot remain silent. -Victor Hugo
    Responsibilities gravitate to the person who can shoulder them. -Tom Stoppard
    He adorned whatever subject he either spoke or wrote upon, by the most splendid eloquence. -Philip Dormer Shanhope, Lord Cheserfield
    Boldness has genius, power, and magic in it. Begin it now. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    A friend is known when needed. -Arabian proverb
    A smile is a window on your face to show your heart is at home. -Anonymous
    If you shut the door to all errors, truth will be shut out. -Rabindranath Tagore
    By love serve one another. -Galatians
    Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers. -T. S. Eliot
    Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell. -Anonymous
    The strangest, most generous, and proudest of all virtues is true courage. -Michel Eyquem
    Only those who risk going too far can possibly find out how far they can go. -T. S. Eliot
    Seize the day, put no trust in tomorrow. -Horace
    Friendship is always a sweet responsibility, never an opportunity. -Kahlil Gibran
    I've run less risk driving my way across country than eating my way across it. -Duncan Hines
    No sooner said than done - so acts your man of worth. -Quintus Ennius
    A person shows what he is by what he does with what he has. -Unknown Author
    Courage is what it takes to stand up and speak; courage is also what it takes to sit down and listen. -Unknown Author
    Faith is spiritualized imagination. -Henry Ward Beecher
    Don't be afraid of the space between your dreams and reality. If you can dream it, you can make it so. -Belva Davis
    Become addicted to constant and never ending self improvement. -Anthony J. D'Angelo
    Love not what you are but, what you may become. -Miguel De Cervantes
    To me every hour of the light and dark is a miracle. Every cubic inch of space is a miracle. -Walt Whitman
    The essential conditions of everything you do must be choice, love, passion. -Nadia Boulanger
    Most people would rather die than think; in fact, they do so. -Bertrand Russell
    Even if you fall on your face, you're still moving forward. -Robert C. Gallagher
    When we do the best that we can, we never know what miracle is wrought in our life, or in the life of another. -Helen Keller
    Push yourself again and again. Don't give an inch until the final buzzer sounds. -Larry Bird
    Unless a tree has borne blossoms in spring, you will vainly look for fruit on it in autumn. -Hare Charles
    Within you is the divine capacity to manifest and attract all that you need or desire. -Wayne Dyer
    The more perfect a thing is, the more susceptible to good and bad treatment it is. -Dante (alighieri)
    Stop a moment, cease your work, and look around you. -Thomas Carlyle
    You could afford your house without the government-if it weren't for the government. -Rush Limbaugh
    Writing is turning one's worst moments into money. -J P Donleavy
    Failures are finger posts on the road to achievement. -Charles F. Kettering
    Presence is more than just being there. -Malcolm S. Forbes
    A leader knows what's best to do; a manager knows merely how best to do it. -Ken Adelman
    It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world and moral courage so rare. -Mark Twain
    He whom love touches not walks in darkness. -Plato
    My father gave me the greatest gift anyone could give another person, he believed in me. -Jim Valvano
    Efficiency is doing better what is already being done. -Peter F. Drucker
    Don't set compensation as a goal. Find work you like, and the compensation will follow. -Harding Lawrence
    You can have brilliant ideas, but if you can't get them across, your ideas won't get you anywhere. -Lee Iacocca
    It's not enough that I should succeed - others should fail. -David Merrick
    Progress always involves risk; you can't steal second base and keep your foot on first. -Frederick Wilcox
    It is no use walking anywhere to preach unless our walking is our preaching. -St Francis Assisi
    Moral courage is the most valuable and usually the most absent characteristic in men. -George Patton
    Your brain shall be your servant instead of your master. You will rule it instead of allowing it to rule you. -Charles E. Popplestone
    Men are anxious to improve their circumstances, but are unwilling to improve themselves; they therefore remain bound. -James Allen
    Don't play for safety-it's the most dangerous thing in the world. -Hugh Walpole
    The language of friendship is not words but meanings. -Henry David Thoreau
    Strong beliefs win strong men, and then make them stronger. -Walter Bagehot
    Kind words can be short and easy to speak, but their echoes are truly endless. -Mother Teresa
    Virtue is its own reward. -Marcus T. Cicero
    Concentration is the secret of strength in politics, in war, in trade, in short in all management of human affairs. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The soul should always stand ajar, ready to welcome the ecstatic experience. -Emily Dickinson
    I want to talk with people who care about things that matter that will make a life-changing difference. -Mark Victor Hansen
    Optimism is the one quality more associated with success and happiness than any other. -Brian Tracy
    The most prepared are the most dedicated. -Raymond Berry
    Waste no more time arguing what a good man should be, be one. -Marcus Aurelius
    Artists who seek perfection in everything are those who cannot attain it in anything. -Eugene Delacroix
    You can't live a perfect day without doing something for someone who will never be able to repay you. -John Wooden
    Let us watch well our beginnings, and results will manage themselves. -Alexander Clark
    If you haven't the strength to impose your own terms upon life, you must accept the terms it offers you. -T. S. Eliot
    The minute you start talking about what you're going to do if you lose, you have lost. -George Schultz
    Leadership is doing what is right when no one is watching. -George Van Valkenburg
    We can't help everyone, but everyone can help someone. -Loretta Scott
    Democracy without morality is impossible. -Jack Kemp
    The height of your accomplishments will equal the depth of your convictions. -William F. Scolavino
    If you can't return a favor, pass it on. -Louise Brown
    The less one has to do, the less time one finds to do it in. -Lord Chesterfield
    Profitability doesn't happen when you're walking on bullshit. -Jerry Martin
    The butterfly counts not months but moments, and has time enough. -Rabindranath Tagore
    None will improve your lot if you yourself do not. -Bertolt Brecht
    Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of you. -H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
    What if everything is an illusion and nothing exists? In that case, I definitely overpaid for my carpet. -Woody Allen
    Labor disgraces no man, but occasionally men disgrace labor. -Ulysses S. Grant
    They can because they think they can. -Virgil
    Be absolutely determined to enjoy what you do. -Gerry Sikorski
    What you do off the job is determining factor in how far you will go on the job. -Zig Ziglar
    When you believe you can...you can! -Maxwell Maltz
    I would rather fail in a cause that will ultimately triumph than to triumph in a cause that ultimately fails. -Woodrow Wilson
    The journey is the reward. -Tao Saying
    The controlled person is a powerful person. He who always keeps his head will get ahead. -Norman Vincent Peale
    I never did anything by accident, nor did any of my inventions come by accident; they came by work. -Thomas A. Edison
    The gods only laugh when people ask them for money. -Japanese Proverb
    We usually get what we anticipate. -Claude M. Bristol
    What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The world is a looking glass and gives back to every man the reflection of his own face. -William Makepeace Thackeray
    When you can't have what you want, it's time to start wanting what you have. -Kathleen A. Sutton
    Men should be what they seem. -William Shakespeare
    Failure is a prerequisite for great success. If you want to succeed faster, double your rate of failure. -Brian Tracy
    Ability is what you're capable of doing. Motivation determines what you do. Attitude determines how well you do it. -Lou Holtz
    You never become a howling success by just howling. -Bob Harrington
    When your values are clear to you, making decisions becomes easier. -Roy Disney
    Change is not merely necessary to life - it is life. -Alvin Toffler
    The most vital test of a man's character is not how he behaves after success, but how he sustains defeat. -Raymond Moley
    Energy is an eternal delight, and he who desires, but acts not, breeds pestilence. -William Blake
    If the truth be known, most successes are built on a multitude of failures. -Author unknown
    We all take different paths in life, but no matter where we go, we take a little of each other everywhere. -Tim McGraw
    In every phenomenon the beginning remains always the most notable moment. -Thomas Carlyle
    The difference between an optimist and a pessimist? An optimist laughs to forget, but a pessimist forgets to laugh. -Tom Bodett
    God helps them that help themselves. -Benjamin Franklin
    Pure love is a willingness to give without a thought of receiving anything in return. -Pilgrims
    Never measure the height of a mountain, until you have reached the top. Then you will see how low it was. -Dag Hammarskjold
    Experts often possess more data than judgment. -General Colin Powell
    Know your limits... but never stop trying to exceed them. -Unknown Author
    The greatest glory in living lies not in never failing, but in rising every time we fail. -Nelson Mandela
    Drawing on my fine command of the English language, I said nothing. -Robert Benchley
    The quality of a leader is reflected in the standards they set for themselves. -Ray Kroc
    Much wisdom often goes with fewer words. -Sophocles
    You have within you, right now, everything you need to deal with whatever the world can throw at you. -Brian Tracy
    Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does. -William James
    Imagination gallops; judgment merely walks. -Proverb
    Education's purpose is to replace an empty mind with an open one. -Malcolm Forbes
    It is an undoubted truth, that the less one has to do, the less time one finds to do it in. -Earl of Chesterfield
    Success is never permanent, and failure is never final. -Mike Ditka
    Invest three percent of your income in yourself (self-development) in order to guarantee your future. -Brian Tracy
    Self-trust is the essence of heroism. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    You cannot kill time without injuring eternity. -Henry David Thoreau
    We should be too big to take offense and too noble to give it. -Abraham Lincoln
    Plodding wins the race. -Aesop
    You can clutch the past so tightly to your chest that it leaves your arms too full to embrace the present. -Jan Glidewell
    Nothing is really work unless you would rather be doing something else. -Sir James Barrie
    As long as you derive inner help and comfort from anything, keep it. -Mahatma Gandhi
    Bad excuses are worse than none. -Thomas Fuller
    Everything comes to him that hustles while he waits. -Thomas Edison
    The new source of power is not money in the hands of a few, but information in the hands of many. -John Naisbitt
    Sit quietly, doing nothing, spring comes, and the grass grows by itself. -A Zen Saying
    You do not have to be superhuman to do what you believe in. -Debbi Fields
    We are new every day. -Irene Claremont de Castillego
    Darkness cannot drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that. -Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.
    The only man who never makes mistakes is the man who never does anything. -Theodore Roosevelt
    Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least. -Johann Wolfgang Goethe
    No executive has ever suffered because his subordinates were strong and effective. -Peter Drucker
    A good leader needs to have a compass in his head and a bar of steel in his heart. -Robert Townsend
    In business for yourself, not by yourself. -Ray Kroc
    Rail-splitting produced an immortal president in Lincoln, but golf hasn't produced even a good Congressman. -Will Rogers
    There is something to that old saying that hate injures the hater, not the hated. -Pilgrims
    Asking a writer what he thinks about criticism is like asking a lamppost what it feels about dogs. -John Osborne
    The universe is full of magical things patiently waiting for our wits to grow sharper. -Eden Phillpotts
    The past should be a springboard not a hammock. -Irving Ball
    Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries. -John Albert Michener
    A belief is not merely an idea the mind possesses; it is an idea that possesses the mind. -Robert Bolton
    Once you make a decision, the universe conspires to make it happen. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Sometimes the poorest man leaves his children the richest inheritance. -Ruth E Renkel
    For every minute you are angry you lose sixty seconds of happiness. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The map is not the territory. -Alfred Korzybski
    The secret of happiness is not in doing what one likes, but in liking what one does. -James M Barrie
    It's kind of fun to do the impossible. -Walt Disney
    Money will come to you when you are doing the right thing. -Michael Phillips
    Many speak the truth when they say that they despise riches, but they mean the riches possessed by others. -Charles Caleb Colton
    It sometimes seems that we have only to love a thing greatly to get it. -Robert Collier
    It's so hard when I have to, And so easy when I want to. -Sondra Anice Barnes
    How far high failure overleaps the bounds of low success. -Sir Lewis Morris
    Everyone thinks of changing the world, but no one thinks of changing himself. -Tolstoy
    Little by little does the trick. -Aesop
    A man is what he thinks about all day long. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Recovering from failure is often easier than building from success. -Michael Eisner
    True or true? Yes or yes?. -Mark Victor Hansen
    When small men begin to cast long shadows, it is a sure sign that the sun is setting. -Anonymous
    An optimist sees and opportunity in every calamity. A pessimist sees a calamity in every opportunity. -Unknown Author
    I am free of all prejudice. I hate everyone equally. -Libbie Fudim
    You have no control over what the other guy does. You only have control over what you do. -A J Kitt
    To see your drama clearly is to be liberated from it. -Ken Keyes
    Dream no small dreams for they have no power to move the hearts of men. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    When you are alone you are all your own. -Leonardo Da Vinci
    Opportunity is missed by most people because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work. -Thomas Edison
    He who stops being better, stops being good. -Oliver Cromwell
    Let me tell you the secret that has led to my goal: My strength lies solely in my tenacity. -Louis Pasteur
    Idealism increases in direct proportion to one's distance from the problem. -Darcy E. Gibbons
    Who dares nothing, need hope for nothing. -Johann Friedrich Von Schiller
    Success is never final and failure never fatal. It's courage that counts. -Jules Ellinger
    Live as you will have wished to have lived when you are dying. -Christian Furchtegott Gellert
    To have striven, to have made the effort, to have been true to certain ideals - this alone is worth the struggle. -Sir William Osler
    Music is well said to be the speech of angels. -Thomas Carlyle
    At first we hope too much; later on, not enough. -Joesph Roux
    What's the worst thing that can happen to a quarterback? He loses his confidence. -Terry Bradshaw
    If you don't fail now and again, it's a sign you're playing it safe. -Woody Allen
    Give to us clear vision that we may know where to stand and what to stand for. -Peter Marshall
    Your work is to discover your work and then with all your heart to give yourself to it. -Buddha
    I can't change the direction of the wind. But I can adjust my sails. -Unknown Author
    The average pencil is seven inches long, with just a half-inch eraser - in case you thought optimism was dead. -Robert Brault
    The setting of a great hope is like the setting of the sun. The brightness of our life is gone. -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    Nothing is good or bad, but thinking makes it so. -William Shakespeare
    The only disability in life is a bad attitude. -Scott Hamilton
    Praying without ceasing is not ritualized, nor are there even words. It is a constant state of awareness of oneness with God. -Pilgrims
    Social advance depends as much upon the process through which it is secured as upon the result itself. -Jane Addams
    The significant problems we face cannot be solved at the same level of thinking we were at when we created them. -Albert Einstein
    Only those who dare to fail greatly, can ever achieve greatly. -Robert F. Kennedy
    Only the wisest and stupidest of men never change. -Confucius
    If you commit a crime, you're guilty. -Rush Limbaugh
    May they who love you be like the sun when it rises in its strength. -The Bible, Judges 5:31
    Controlled time is our true wealth. -Buckminster Fuller
    Catch on fire with enthusiasm and people will come for miles to watch you burn. -John Wesley
    The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams. -Eleanor Roosevelt
    A man who won't die for something is not fit to live. -Martin Luther King, Jr.
    Discipline is the soul of an army. It makes small numbers formidable; procures success to the weak, and esteem to all. -George Washington
    Defeat never comes to any man until he admits it. -Josephus Daniels
    Concentrate on finding your goal, then concentrate on reaching it. -Michael Friedsam
    The word is half his that speaks, and half his that hears it. -Michel Eyquem
    I believe the sign of maturity is accepting deferred gratification. -Peggy Cahn
    Man's real life is happy, chiefly because he is ever expecting that it soon will be so. -Edgar Allan Poe
    Life must be lived forward, but can only be understood backwards. -Kierkegaard
    Until you value yourself you will not value your time. Until you value your time, you will not do anything with it. -M. Scott Peck
    Non-ambiguity is the shaping force of reality. -Joseph Pierce
    One is not born a genius, one becomes a genius. -Simone De Beauvoir
    The difference between failure and success is doing a thing nearly right and doing it exactly right. -Edward Simmons
    In the truest sense, freedom cannot be bestowed; it must be achieved. -Franklin D. Roosevelt
    You can determine how confident people are by listening to what they don't say about themselves. -Brian G. Jett
    Kids go where there is excitement. They stay where there is love. -Zig Ziglar
    The meaning of life is to give life meaning. -Ken Hudgins
    From the movie, The Boy Who Could Fly Somewhere, deep inside, we can all fly. -Guy Finley
    We have forty million reasons for failure, but not a single excuse. -Rudyard Kipling
    The pursuit of perfection, then, is the pursuit of sweetness and light. -Matthew Arnold
    By failing to prepare, you are preparing to fail. -Benjamin Franklin
    If at first you don't succeed; you are running about average. -M. H. Alderson
    Take rest. A field that has rested gives a beautiful crop. -Ovid
    Good manners will open doors that the best education cannot. -Clarence Thomas
    When you are in it up to your ears, keep your mouth shut. -Anonymous
    There are no limitations to the mind except those we acknowledge. -Napoleon Hill
    The country is full of good coaches. What it takes to win is a bunch of interested players. -Don Coryell, ex-San Diego Chargers Coach
    Impossibilities are merely things which we have not yet learned. -Charles W. Chesnutt
    Independence is happiness. -Susan B. Anthony
    Nothing is a waste of time if you use the experience wisely. -Auguste Rodin
    A wife encourages her husband's egoism in order to encourage her own. -Russel Green
    All you need is the plan, the road map, and the courage to press on to your destination. -Earl Nightingale
    A business that makes nothing but money is a poor kind of business. -Henry Ford
    My father always told me, Find a job you love and you'll never have to work a day in your life. -Jim Fox
    The valid research for the future is on the inner side, on the spiritual side. -Pilgrims
    As you climb the ladder of success, check occasionally to make sure it is leaning against the right wall. -Unknown Author
    Vice is its own reward. It is virtue which, if it is to be marketed with consumer appeal, must carry Green Shield stamps. -Quentin Crisp
    By working hard, you get to play hard guilt-free. -E James Rohn
    Don't go through life, grow through life. -Eric Butterworth
    Do not repeat anything you will not sign your name to. -Unknown Author
    When I do right, no one remembers. When I do wrong, no one ever forgets. -Anonymous
    Opportunity rarely knocks on your door. Knock rather on opportunity's door if you ardently wish to enter. -B. C. Forbes
    If you are going to walk on thin ice, you might as well dance. -Anonymous
    Never be afraid to do something new. Remember, amateurs built the ark; professionals built the titanic. -Anonymous
    When you are lacking in faith, Others will be unfaithful to you. -Tao Saying
    Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye. -H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
    Hope is the last thing ever lost. -Italian Proverb
    My best friend is the one who brings our the best in me. -Henry Ford
    No problem can stand the assault of sustained thinking. -Francois Marie Arouet de Voltaire
    To choose time is to save time. -Francis Bacon
    It's not whether you get knocked down; it's whether you get up. -Vince Lombardi
    Christianity knows no truth which is not the child of love and the parent of duty. -Phillips Brooks
    Confidence is a lot of this game or any game. If you don't think you can, you won't. -Jerry West
    Creativity is allowing oneself to make mistakes. Art is knowing which ones to keep. -Scott Adams, The Dilbert Principle
    You can complain because roses have thorns, or you can rejoice because thorns have roses. -Ziggy
    Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Our main business is not to see what lies dimly at a distance, but to do what lies clearly at hand. -Thomas Carlyle
    A problem is a chance for you to do your best. -Duke Ellington
    Good luck is often with the man who doesn't include it in his plans. -Unknown Author
    Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. -Thomas Alva Edison
    An adventure is only an inconvenience, rightly considered. -G.k Chesterton
    A bank is a place where they lend you an umbrella in fair weather and ask for it back when it begins to rain. -Robert Frost
    All words are pegs to hang ideas on. -Henry Ward Beecher
    Integrity is the essence of everything successful. -Buckminster Fuller
    The greatest discovery of my generation is that human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind. -William James
    The minute you settle for less than you deserve, you get even less than you settled for. -Maureen Dowd
    Keep your business affairs in your own hands. It's the only way to be happy. -Martha Washington
    Adversity causes some men to break, others to break records. -William A. Ward
    The little that is completed, vanishes from the sight of one who looks forward to what is still to do. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    Misfortune shows those who are not really friends. -Aristotle
    Society attacks early, when the individual is helpless. -B F Skinner
    The ability to learn faster than your competitors may be the only sustainable competitive advantage. -Peter Senge
    Failure is the opportunity to begin again more intelligently. -Henry Ford
    One thing only I know, and that is that I know nothing. -Socrates
    The way to get started is to quit talking and begin doing. -Walt Disney
    Security is a kind of death. -Tennessee Williams
    We are here on earth to do good to others. What the others are here for, I don't know. -W H Auden
    Use what talent you possess:/ the woods would be very silent/ if no birds sang except those that sang best. -Henry Van Dyke
    Good luck needs no explanation. -Shirley Temple Black
    He who refuses to embrace a unique opportunity loses the prize as surely as if he had failed. -William James
    It's not hard to make decisions when you know what your values are. -Roy Disney
    Look for your choices, pick the best one, then go with it. -Pat Riley
    Happiness is a by-product of an effort to make someone else happy. -Gretta Brooker Palmer
    Don't spend time beating on a wall, hoping to transform it into a door. -Dr. Laura Schlessinger
    Don't waste time calculating your chances of success and failure. Just fix your aim and begin. -Guan Yin Tzu
    Everything has its wonders, even darkness and silence, and I learn, whatever state I may be in, therein to be content. -Helen Keller
    Fear is never a reason for quitting; it is only an excuse. -Norman Vincent Peale
    A good plan is like a road map: it shows the final destination and usually the best way to get there. -H. Stanley Judd
    There's no sentence that's too short in the eyes of God. -William Zinsser
    Do not fear death so much, but rather the inadequate life. -Bertolt Brecht
    Half a man's wisdom goes with his courage. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Always recognize that human individuals are ends, and do not use them as means to your end. -Immanuel Kant
    You make a living by what you get, but you make a life by what you give. -Unknown Author
    Although Golf was originally restricted to wealthy Protestants, today it's open to anybody who owns hideous clothing. -Dave Barry
    The thing always happens that you really believe in; and the belief in a thing makes it happen. -Frank Lloyd Wright
    Don't worry about people stealing an idea. If it's original, you will have to ram it down their throats. -Howard Aiken
    It is the familiar that usually eludes us in life. What is before our nose is what we see last. -William Barrett
    Discipline is the refining fire by which talent becomes ability. -Roy L Smith
    Let your imagination release your imprisoned possibilities. -Robert H. Schuller
    Most games are lost, not won. -Casey Stengel
    Zeal is a volcano, the peak of which the grass of indecisiveness does not grow. -Kahlil Gibran
    Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day. -Jim Rohn
    It is more shameful to mistrust one's friends than to be deceived by them. -La Rochefoucauld
    One's best success comes after their greatest disappointments. -Henry Ward Beecher
    Be still when you have nothing to say. When genuine passion moves you, say what you've got to say, and say it hot. -D. H. Lawrence
    Whatever happens, take responsibility. -Anthony Robbins
    Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time. -Thomas A. Edison
    The biggest room in the world is the room for improvement. -Unknown author
    Determination and perseverance move the world; thinking that others will do it for you is a sure way to fail. -Marva Collins
    In the night of death, hope sees a star, and listening love can hear the rustle of a wing. -Robert Ingersoll
    If you would be loved, love, and be loveable. -Benjamin Franklin
    Never mistake knowledge for wisdom. One helps you make a living; the other helps you make a life. -Sandara Carey
    It's not the hours you put in, but what you put into the hours that count. -E James Rohn
    Love truth, and pardon error. -Voltaire
    Friendship is one mind in two bodies. -Mencius
    Time you enjoyed wasting is not wasted time. -T. S. Elliot
    Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if no birds sang there except those that sang best. -Henry Van Dyke
    I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more I have of it. -Thomas Jefferson
    Say what you mean and mean what you say. -George S. Patton
    To think too long about doing a thing often becomes its undoing. -Eva Young
    Dignity does not consist in possessing honors, but in deserving them. -Aristotle
    Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors. -African Proverb
    Why? Why Not? Why Not You? Why Not Now? -Aslan
    People rarely succeed unless they have fun in what they are doing. -Dale Carnegie
    Decide that you want it more than you are afraid of it. -Bill Cosby
    The important thing is not that we can live on hope alone, but that life is not worth living without it. -Harvey Milk
    Perseverance is not a long race; it is many short races one after another. -Walter Elliott
    You can't build a reputation on what you're going to do. -Henry Ford
    Challenges are what make life interesting; overcoming them is what makes life meaningful. -Joshua J. Marine
    A smooth sea never made a skilled mariner. -English proverb
    You gotta be hungry! -Les Brown
    Sometimes even to live is an act of courage. -Lucius Annaeus Seneca
    Such is human psychology that if we don't express our joy, we soon cease to feel it. -Lin Yutang
    Genius is one per cent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. -Thomas Alva Edison
    A man who suffers before it is necessary, suffers more than is necessary. -Seneca
    Life is not a struggle. It's a wiggle. -Peter Mcwilliams
    Time is our most valuable asset, yet we tend to waste it, kill it and spend it rather than invest it. -Jim Rohn
    Freedom is the right to live as we wish. -Epictetus
    Nothing has any power over me other than that which I give it through my conscious thoughts. -Anthony Robbins
    Life is like riding a bike. It is impossible to maintain your balance while standing still. -Linda Brakeall
    Victory is always possible for the person who refuses to stop fighting. -Napoleon Hill
    I would rather be able to appreciate things I can not have than to have things I am not able to appreciate. -Elbert Hubbard
    Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that sometimes he has to eat them. -Broderick Crawford
    A politician thinks of the next election - a statesman, of the next generation. -James Freeman Clarke
    Success is a matter of adjusting one's efforts to obstacles and one's abilities to a service needed by others. -Henry Ford
    I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work. -Thomas Edison
    Freedom is the last, best hope of earth. -Abraham Lincoln
    He who knows others is learned; he who knows himself is wise. -Lao-Tze
    To give without any reward, or any notice, has a special quality of its own. -Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    The man who removes a mountain begins by carrying away small stones. -William Faulkner
    A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in on the experience. -Elbert Hubbard
    Tomorrow is only found in the calendar of fools. -Og Mandino
    Expect your every need to be met. Expect the answer to every problem, expect abundance on every level. -Eileen Caddy
    He who has a why to live for can bear almost any how. -Friedrich Nietzsche
    There are no ordinary moments. -Dan Millman
    Truth is incontrovertible, malice may attack it and ignorance may deride it, but, in the end, there it is. -Sir Winston Churchill
    Vote with your life; vote yes! -Das Energi
    To lead the people, walk behind them. -Lao Tzu
    The battle is not to the strong alone; it is to the vigilant, the active, the brave. -Patrick Henry
    Feeling and longing are the motive forces behind all human endeavor and human creations. -Albert Einstein
    He that has done you a kindness will be more ready to do you another, than he whom you yourself have obliged. -Benjamin Franklin
    The real challenge (in life) is to choose, hold, and operate through intelligent, uplifting, and fully empowering beliefs. -Michael Sky
    If we learned everything there is to know in kindergarten, it was promptly drummed out of us in first grade. -Peter Mcwilliams
    When you choose your friends, don't be short-changed by choosing personality over character. -W. Somerset Maugham
    Perfection is our goal, excellence will be tolerated. -J. Yahl
    Unless you change how you are, you will always have what you've got. -Jim Rohn
    In order to succeed you must fail, so that you know what not to do the next time. -Anthony J. D'Angelo
    Love is a friendship set to music. -E Joseph Cossman
    One machine can do the work of fifty ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man. -Elbert Hubbard
    Love is infallible; it has no errors, for all errors are the want of love. -William Law
    Without a global revolution in the sphere of human consciousness a more humane society will not emerge. -Vaclav Havel
    Many hands make light work. -John Heywood
    Thinking is easy, acting is difficult, and to put one's thoughts into action is the most difficult thing in the world. -Goethe
    Chance favors the prepared mind. -Louis Pasteur
    Every word that you express will return to you. -Christian Larson
    If you have fear of those that command you, spare those that obey you. -Rabbi Ben Azai
    Glass, china, and reputation are easily cracked and never well mended. -Old Folk Saying
    If we command our wealth, we shall be rich and free. If our wealth commands us, we are poor indeed. -Edmund Burke
    Once conform, once do what others do because they do it, and a kind of lethargy steals over all the finer senses of the soul. -Montaigne
    You need to play with supreme confidence, or else you'll lose again, and then losing becomes a habit. -Joe Paterno
    Stay committed to your decisions; but stay flexible in your approach. -Tony Robbins
    Our work is the presentation of our capabilities. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Enthusiasm is the leaping lightning, not to be measured by the horse-power of the understanding. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Hope springs exulting on triumphant wing. -Robert Burns
    It's not the will to win, but the will to prepare to win that makes the difference. -Coach Bear Bryant
    I am a lucky man. -Christopher Reeve
    What's more important-your goal, or others' opinions of your goal. -Peter Mcwilliams
    One kind word can warm three winter months. -Japanese Proverb
    Life is an adventure in forgiveness. -Norman Cousins
    He who excuses himself, accuses himself. -Gabriel Meurier
    If A is a success in life, then A equals x plus y plus z. Work is x; y is play; and z is keeping your mouth shut. -Albert Einstein
    Two rules to follow: 1) Don't sweat the small stuff. 2) It's all small stuff. -Robert Elliot
    Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. -Theodore Roosevelt
    Where your talents and the needs of the world cross lies your calling. -Aristotle
    The chains of habit are generally too small to be felt until they are too strong to be broken. -Samuel Johnson
    What we call the beginning is often the end. And to make an end is to make a beginning. The end is where we start from. -T. S. Eliot
    We should often feel ashamed of our best actions if the world could see all the motives which produced them. -François de la Rochefoucauld
    If you can actually count your money, then you're not a rich man. -Paul J Getty
    You've got to keep fighting; you've got to risk your life every six months to stay alive. -Elia Kazan
    A kind and compassionate act is often its own reward. -William John Bennett
    Friendship with oneself is all-important because without it one cannot be friends with anyone else in the world. -Eleanor Roosevelt
    We were born to succeed, not to fail. -Henry David Thoreau
    Reflect upon your blessings, of which every man has plenty, not on your past misfortunes, of which all men have some. -Charles Dickens
    Maturity begins to grow when you can sense your concern for others outweighing your concern for yourself. -John Macnaughton
    We don't stop playing because we grow old; We grow old because we stop playing! -George Bernard Shaw
    You cannot shake hands with a clenched fist. -Indira Gandhi
    You do not pay the price of success, you enjoy the price of success. -Zig Ziglar
    It is a shameful thing for the soul to faint while the body still perseveres. -Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
    Why should I clutter my mind with general information when I have men around me who can supply any knowledge I need? -Henry Ford
    Help others get ahead. You will always stand taller with someone else on your shoulders. -Bob Moawad
    I just try to concentrate on concentrating. -Martina Navratilova
    The chief value of money lies in the fact that one lives in a world in which it is overestimated. -H L Mencken
    The enjoyment of life would be instantly gone if you removed the possibility of doing something. -Chauncey Depew
    Let the beauty of what you love, be what you do. -Rumi
    Weakness of character is the only defect which cannot be amended. -François, Duc de La Rochefoucauld
    For every mountain there is a miracle. -Robert H. Schuller
    He that waits upon fortune, is never sure of a dinner. -Benjamin Franklin
    What has happened makes the world. Live on the edge, looking. -Robert Creeley
    Better three hours too soon, than one minute too late. -William Shakespeare
    Lead me, follow me, or get out of my way. -George Patton
    A man is too apt to forget that in this world he cannot have everything. A choice is all that is left him. -Harry Mathews
    All that we are is the result of what we have thought. -Buddha
    I know of no more encouraging fact than the unquestionable ability of man to elevate his life by conscious endeavor. -Henry David Thoreau
    You can never plan the future by the past. -Edmund Burke
    Writing is easy. All you have to do is stare at a blank sheet of paper until drops of blood form on your forehead. -Gene Fowler
    If you're too busy to give your neighbor a helping hand, then you're just too darned busy. -Marie T. Freeman
    Reading furnishes the mind only with materials of knowledge; it is thinking that makes what we read ours. -John Locke
    Our truest life is when we are in our dreams awake. -Henry David Thoreau
    He who awaits much can expect little. -Gabriel Garcia Marquez
    Those who bring sunshine to the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves. -Sir James M. Barrie
    Three things in human life are important. The first is to be kind. The second is to be kind. And the third is to be kind. -Henry James
    Wealth is the product of man's capacity to think. -Ayn Rand
    Not knowing when the dawn will come, I open every door. -Emily Dickinson
    Hope is the parent of faith. -Cyrus A. Bartol
    Wealth is the product of energy times intelligence: energy turned into artifacts that advantage human life. -R. Buckminster Fuller
    Illegitimis non carborundum."Lat., "Don't let the bastards grind you down. -Gen. Joseph Stilwell
    Kindness gives birth to kindness. -Sophocles
    By asking for the impossible we obtain the best possible. -Giovanni Niccolini
    The superior man thinks only of virtue; the common man thinks only of comfort. -Confucius
    To be the agent whose touch changes nature from a wild force to a work of art is inspiration of the highest order. -Bob Rodale
    Believe and act as if it were impossible to fail. -Charles Kettering
    Life is like a dogsled team. If you ain't the lead dog, the scenery never changes. (Perhaps Cy Burnett) . -Lewis Grizzard
    It requires a great deal of faith for a man to be cured by his own placebos. -John L. Mcclenahan
    The invariable mark of wisdom is to see the miraculous in the common. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    I wash my hands of those who imagine chattering to be knowledge, silence to be ignorance, and affection to be art. -Kahlil Gibran
    The influence of each human being on others in this life is a kind of immortality. -John Quincy Adams
    Logics will get you from A to B, imagination will take you everywhere. -Albert Einstein
    Continuous effort - not strength or intelligence - is the key to unlocking our potential. -Liane Cordes
    I'd rather be a failure in something that I love than a success in something that I hate. -George Burns
    Everyone is born a genius. -Buckminster Fuller
    A song will outlive all sermons in the memory. -Henry Giles
    Listening, not imitation, may be the sincerest form of flattery. -Dr. Joyce Brothers
    We've got to have a dream if we are going to make a dream come true. -Denis Waitley
    Before beginning, plan carefully. -Marcus T. Cicero
    Keep cool and you will command everyone. -Justinian
    Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy. -Robert Half
    Never ignore a gut feeling, but never believe that it's enough. -Robert Heller
    Anyone who can be replaced by a machine deserves to be. -Dennis Gunston
    It's what you learn after you know it all that counts. -John Wooden
    The man who does not work for the love of work but only for money is not likely to make money nor find much fun in life. -Charles Schwab
    Poverty is not the root cause of crime. -Rush Limbaugh
    Fear defeats more people than any other one thing in the world. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    If I'd known I was going to live this long, I'd have taken better care of myself. -Eubie Blake (On his 100th Birthday)
    There never was a great soul that did not have some divine inspiration. -Marcus T. Cicero
    Success is counted sweetest by those who never succeed. -Emily Dickinson
    There is no pillow so soft as a clear conscience. -French Proverb
    The sole advantage of power is that you can do more good. -Baltasar Gracian
    I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity, an obligation; every possession, a duty. -John D. Rockefeller
    The suspicious parent makes an artful child. -Thomas G Halliburton
    Fortune befriends the bold. -John Dryden
    It is easier to do a job right than to explain why you didn't. -Martin Van Buren
    Nothing is easy to the unwilling. -Thomas Fuller
    There's only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self. -Aldous Huxley
    I have long been of the opinion that if work were such a splendid thing the rich would have kept more of it for themselves. -Bruce Grocott
    Opportunity dances with those who are already on the dance floor. -H. Jackson Brown Jr.
    The mind is never right but when it is at peace within itself. -Seneca
    Self pity is an acid which eats holes in happiness. -Earl Nightingale
    If you want creative workers, give them enough time to play. -John Cleese
    If you are going to do something wrong, at least enjoy it. -Leo Rosten
    You can't have a better tomorrow if you are thinking about yesterday all the time. -Charles F. Kettering
    Example is not the main thing in influencing others. It is the only thing. -Albert Schweitzer
    Life's most urgent question is, what are you doing for others? -Martin Luther King, Jr
    Dreams can often become challenging, but challenges are what we live for. -Travis White
    You're never a loser until you quit trying. -Mike Ditka
    Respect a man, and he will do all the more. -John Wooden
    Let us train our minds to desire what the situation demands. -Seneca
    The only thing you will take through those pearly gates is what you have given away. -Marcia Moore
    There is no end. There is no beginning. There is only the infinite passion of life. -Frederico Fellini
    The will to win is important, but the will to prepare is vital. -Joe Paterno
    Progress would not have been the rarity it is if the early food had not been the late poison. -Walter Bagehot
    We must have hope or starve to death. -Pearl S. Buck
    A pat on the back is only a few vertebrae removed from a kick in the pants, but is miles ahead in results. -Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    It takes only one other person to say it's so—one other point of reality—to make something real. -Mal Pancoast
    Ambition never comes to an end. -Yoshida Kenko
    We can be knowledgeable with other men's knowledge but we cannot be wise with other men's wisdom. -Michel Eyquem
    The time you enjoy wasting is not wasted time. -Bertrand Russell
    Writing is a craft not an art. -William Zinsser
    What great things would you attempt if you knew you could not fail. -Robert Schuller
    The ideas that have lighted my way have been kindness, beauty and truth. -Albert Einstein
    In the practice of tolerance, one's enemy is the best teacher. -Dalai Lama
    It's important to me that money not be important to me. -Les Brown
    Do not be afraid of enthusiasm. You need it. You can do nothing effectively without it. -Francois Pierre Guillaume Guizot
    Nobody is bored when he is trying to make something that is beautiful, or to discover something that is true. -William Inge
    Who likes not his business, his business likes not him. -William Hazlitt
    Only your compassion and your loving kindness are invincible, and without limit. -Thich Nhat Hanh
    Apathy is the glove into which evil slips its hand. -Bodie Thoene, Munich Signature
    You must pay the price if you wish to secure the blessing. -Andrew Jackson
    Whoever I am, or whatever I am doing, some kind of excellence is within my reach. -John W. Gardner
    What you think of me is none of my business. -Terry Cole-whittaker
    You can spend a lifetime, and, if you're honest with yourself, never once was your work perfect. -Charlton Heston
    You've got to create a dream. You've got to uphold the dream. If you can't, go back to the factory or go back to the desk. -Eric Burdon
    Show me a man who cannot bother to do little things and I'll show you a man who cannot be trusted to do big things. -Lawrence Bell
    A strong passion for any object will ensure success, for the desire of the end will point out the means. -Henry Hazlitt
    The spirited horse, which will try to win the race of its own accord, will run even faster if encouraged. -Ovid
    To be prepared is half the victory. -Miguel Cervantes
    Maturity is the capacity to endure uncertainty. -John Huston Finley
    Achieve success in any area of life by identifying the optimum strategies and repeating them until they become habits. -Charles Givens
    Be who you are and say what you feel because those who mind don't matter and those who matter don't mind. -Dr. Suess
    No winter lasts forever; no spring skips its turn. -Hal Borland
    Truth has no special time of its own. Its hour is now-always. -Albert Schweitzer
    First we form habits, then they form us. Conquer your bad habits, or they'll eventually conquer you. -Dr. Rob Gilbert
    One worthwhile task carried to a successful conclusion is worth half-a-hundred half-finished tasks. -Malcom S. Forbes
    Hope is putting faith to work when doubting would be easier. -Unknown Author
    In life, as in football, you won't go far unless you know where the goalposts are. -Arnold H. Glasgow
    When you make a mistake, admit it. If you don't, you only make matters worse. -Ward Cleaver
    Whoever does not regard what he has as most amply wealth, is unhappy, though he be master of the world. -Epictetus
    The sorrow which has no vent in tears may make other organs weep. -Henry Maudsley
    The only man who is really free is the one who can turn down an invitation to dinner without giving an excuse. -Jules Renard
    A person must stand very tall to see their own fate. -Danish Proverb
    Nothing can add more power to your life than concentrating all you energies on a limited set of targets. -Nido Qubein
    We should not let our fears hold us back from pursuing our hopes. -John F. Kennedy
    A real decision is measured by the fact that you've taken a new action. If there's no action, you haven't truly decided. -Anthony Robbins
    Luck never gives; it only lends. -Swedish Proverb
    When man meets an obstacle he can't destroy, he destroys himself. -Ryszard Kapuscinski
    There is no such thing as a self-made man. You will reach your goals only with the help of others. -George Shinn
    Success seems to be connected with action. Successful people keep moving. They make mistakes, but they don't quit. -Conrad Hilton
    Courage is doing without witnesses that which we would be capable of doing before everyone. -François, Duc de La Rochefoucauld
    It is not the going out of port, but the coming in, that determines the success of a voyage. -Henry Ward Beecher
    Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean. -Confucius
    Faith is to believe what you do not yet see; the reward for this faith is to see what you believe. -St. Augustine
    When I dream, I am ageless. -Elizabeth Coatsworth
    As long as a man stands in his own way, everything seems to be in his way. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    To live without loving is not really to live. -Moliere
    True happiness is not attained through self gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose. -Helen Keller
    It is the mind that maketh good of ill, that maketh wretch or happy, rich or poor. -Edmund Spenser
    He who knows he has enough is rich. -Lao-tzu
    I only regret that I have but one life to give for my country. -Nathan Hale
    Trust men and they will be true to you; treat them greatly, and they will show themselves great. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    There is no man living who isn't capable of doing more than he thinks he can do. -Henry Ford
    A man dies still if he has done nothing, as one who has done much. -Homer
    You have to think big to be big. -Claude M. Bristol
    A friend is a person before whom I may think aloud. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    He who angers you conquers you. -Elizabeth Kenny
    Let every man be respected as an individual and no man idolized. -Albert Einstein
    That's not a lie, it's a terminological inexactitude. Also, a tactical misrepresentation. -Alexander Haig
    There are two educations. One should teach us how to make a living and the other how to live. -John Adams
    It is of no consequence of what parents a man is born, as long as he be a man of merit. -Horace
    Life is a succession of moments. To live each one is to succeed. -Coretta Scott King
    A man who wants to lead the orchestra must turn his back on the crowd. -James Crook
    Man does not weave this web of life. He is merely a strand of it. Whatever he does to the web, he does to himself. -Chief Seattle
    Worry never robs tomorrow of its sorrow, it only saps today of its joy. -Leo Buscaglia
    Everybody can be great. Because anybody can serve.. You only need a heart full of grace. A soul generated by love. -Martin
    The harder I work, the luckier I get. -Sam Goldwyn
    Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get. -Ray Kroc
    Adversity is the trial of principle. Without it, a man hardly knows whether he is honest or not. -Henry Fielding
    You get the best out of others when you give the best of yourself. -Harry Firestone
    The most wasted of all days is one without laughter. -E. E. Cummings
    Enthusiasm glows, radiates, permeates and immediately captures everyone's interest. -Paul J. Meyer
    One who gains strength by overcoming obstacles possesses the only strength which can overcome adversity. -Albert Schweitzer
    The story of the human race is the story of men and women selling themselves short. -Abraham Maslow
    Four basic premises of writing: clarity, brevity, simplicity, and humanity. -William Zinsser
    Wise sayings often fall on barren ground; but a kind word is never thrown away. -Sir Arthur Helps
    The noblest spirit is most strongly attracted by the love of glory. -Marcus T. Cicero
    Guilt is the source of sorrows, the avenging fiend that follows us behind with whips and stings. -Nicholas Rowe
    No trumpets sound when the important decisions of our life are made. Destiny is made known silently. -Agnes DeMille
    Creativity can solve almost any problem. The creative act, the defeat of habit by originality, overcomes everything. -George Lois
    In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. -Albert Einstein
    The world is not to be put in order; the world is order, incarnate. It is for us to harmonize with this order. -Henry Miller
    Thy word is a lamp to my feet, and a light to my path. [Psalm 119:105]. -Bible
    It is what you do about what happens that counts. -Jim Rohn
    Take your life in your own hands, and what happens? A terrible thing: no one to blame. -Erica Jong
    Every great player has learned to two C's: how to concentrate and how to maintain composure. -Byron Nelson
    You can't pick cherries with your back to the tree. -J. P. Morgan
    You can disagree without being disagreeable. -Zig Ziglar
    What I am looking for is a blessing not in disguise. -Kitty O'neill Collins
    Much better to do one's own work even if you have to do it imperfectly than it is to do somebody elses work perfectly. -Bhagavad-gita
    The hardest thing to explain is the glaringly evident which everybody had decided not to see. -Ayn Rand
    Many of us spend our lives searching for success when it is usually so close that we can reach out and touch it. -Russel H. Conwell
    That which is bitter to endure may be sweet to remember. -Thomas Fuller
    As much as we thirst for approval we dread condemnation. -Hans Selye
    What would life be if we had no courage to attempt anything? -Vincent Van Gogh
    I like to listen. I have learned a great deal from listening carefully. Most people never listen. -Ernest Hemingway
    Whether zeal or moderation be the point we aim at, let us keep the fire out of the one, and the frost out of the other. -Joseph Addison
    Whatever games are played with us, we must play no games with ourselves. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    There are no days in life so memorable as those which vibrated to some stroke of the imagination. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Do all things with love. -Og Mandino
    It is easy to be brave from a safe distance. -Aesop
    We think according to nature. We speak according to rules. We act according to custom. -Francis Bacon
    Motivation is the art of getting people to do what you want them to do because they want to do it. -Dwight D. Eisenhower
    One of the great disadvantages of hurry is that it takes such a long time. -Gilbert K. Chesterton
    A person of intellect without energy added to it, is a failure. -Sebastien-Roch Nicolas De Chamfort
    If I've learned anything in the past quarter century, it is that we cannot federalize virtue. -George Bush
    Obstacles will look large or small to you according to whether you are large or small. -Orison Swett Marden
    To imagine the unimaginable is the highest use of the imagination. -Cynthia Ozick
    Let us be of good cheer, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never happen. -James Russell Lowell
    If we did the things we are capable of, we would astound ourselves. -Thomas Edison
    We always have time enough if we will but use it aright. -Goethe
    Let us be of good cheer, however, remembering that the misfortunes hardest to bear are those which never come. -James Russell Lowell
    Only undertake what you can do in an excellent fashion. There are no prizes for average performance. -Brian Tracy
    The realities of nature surpass our most ambitious dreams. -Francois Rodin
    Victory belongs to the most persevering. -Andre Norton
    Teams do not go physically flat, they go mentally stale. -Vincent Lombardi
    A successful life doesn't require that we've done the best, but that we've done our best. -H. Jackson Brown
    The harvest of old age is the recollection and abundance of blessing previously secured. -Cicero
    I would rather have a million friends than a million dollars. -Edward Vernon Rickenbacker
    The more you love what you are doing, the more successful it will be for you. -Jerry Gillies
    The speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack. -Wayne Lukas
    There is no loneliness greater than the loneliness of a failure. The failure is a stranger in his own house. -Eric Hoffer
    None climbs so high as he who knows not whither he is going. -Oliver Cromwell
    The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction not a destination. -Carl Rogers
    If Columbus had turned back, no one would have blamed him. Of course, no one would have remembered him either. -Unknown Author
    God gave burdens, also shoulders. -Yiddish Proverb
    The best way to predict your future is to create it. -Stephen Covey
    If you can imagine it, you can achieve it. If you can dream it, you can become it. -William Arthur Ward
    Attitudes are the forerunners of conditions. -Eric Butterworth
    The greatest possession we have costs nothing, it's known as love. -Brian Jett
    Perfection consists not in doing extraordinary things, but in doing ordinary things extraordinarily well. -Angelique Arnauld
    Nothing is terrible except fear itself. -Francis Bacon
    A man can do all things if he but wills them. -Leon Battista Alberti
    All men of action are dreamers. -James G. Huneker
    Innovation is the creation of the new or the re-arranging of the old in a new way. -Michael Vance
    We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. -Aristotle
    A man never stands as tall as when he kneels to help a child. -The Knights of Pythagoras
    I would rather earn 1% off a 100 people's efforts than 100% of my own efforts. -Jean Paul Getty
    God doesn't look at how much we do, but with how much love we do it. -Mother Teresa
    You've got to be before you can do, and do before you can have. -Zig Ziglar
    Desire awakens only those things that are thought possible. -Rene Descartes
    Self-trust is the first secret of success. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The path to cheerfulness is to sit cheerfully and to act and speak as if cheerfulness were already there. -William James
    Other people may not have had high expectations for me... but I had high expectations for myself. -Shannon Miller
    The ability to manage well doesn't make much difference if you're not even in the right jungle. -Stephen Covey
    Learning is not attained by chance, it must be sought for with ardor and attended to with diligence. -Abigail Adams
    We judge a man's wisdom by his hope. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    If a nation loses its storytellers, it loses its childhood. -Peter Handke
    How far would Moses have gone if he had taken a poll in Egypt?. -Harry Truman
    In times like these it is good to remember that there have always been times like these. -Paul Harvey
    It's all that the young can do for the old, to shock them and keep them up to date. -George Bernard Shaw
    Experience is a good teacher because she gives the text first, the lesson afterward. -Author unknown
    That thou seest, man, become too thou must; God, if thou seest God, dust, if thou seest dust. -Brother Angelus
    All personal breakthroughs begin with a change in beliefs. -Anthony Robbins
    You can't aim a duck to death. -Gael Boardman
    Let your hook be always cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be a fish. -Ovid
    Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. -W Clement Stone
    Take care of your body. It's the only place you have to live. -Jim Rohn
    It is only as we develop others that we permanently succeed. -Harvey S. Firestone
    Meditate. Live purely. Be quiet. Do your work with mastery. Like the moon, come out from behind the clouds! Shine. -Buddha
    Leaders must invoke an alchemy of great vision. -Henry Kissinger
    A penny saved is a penny earned. -Benjamin Franklin
    Conscience is the inner voice that warns us that someone might be looking. -H. L. Mencken
    Wealth is not his that has it, but his that enjoys it. -Benjamin Franklin
    We are what we imagine ourselves to be. -Kurt Vonnegut Jr.
    Persistence is to the character of man as carbon is to steel. -Napoleon Hill
    A pilgrim is a wanderer with purpose. -Pilgrims
    Blessed is he who has found his work; let him ask no other blessedness. -Thomas Carlyle
    Delegating work works, provided the one delegating works, too. -Robert Half
    Things never go so well that one should have no fear, and never so ill that one should have no hope. -Turkish proverb
    The trouble with the world is that the stupid are cocksure and the intelligent full of doubt. -Bertrand Russell
    You must learn from the mistakes of others. You can't possibly live long enough to make them all yourself. -Sam Levenson
    Luck is not something you can mention in the presence of self-made men. -E. B. White
    You can lay down and die, or you can get up and fight, but that's it - there's no turning back. -Jon English
    The control center of your life is your attitude. -Anonymous
    It takes guts to get out of the ruts. -Robert Schuller
    A leader has the vision and conviction that a dream can be achieved. He inspires the power and energy to get it done. -Ralph Lauren
    Make new friends but keep the old; one is silver and the other's gold. -Unknown Author
    Control your destiny or somebody else will. -Jack Welsh
    Failures are like skinned knees, painful but superficial. -H. Ross Perot
    Never, never, never, never give up. -Winston Churchill
    Money demands that you sell, not your weakness to men's stupidity, but your talent to their reason. -Ayn Rand
    Celebrate what you want to see more of. -Thomas J. Peters
    Things which matter most must never be at the mercy of things which matter least. -Goethe
    Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage. -Anais Nin
    I look on that man as happy, who, when there is question of success, looks into his work for a reply. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    That's why many fail-because they don't get started-they don't go. They don't overcome inertia. They don't begin. -W Clement Stone
    Find something you love to do and you'll never have to work a day in your life. -Harvey Mackay
    Pearls lie not on the seashore. If thou desirest one thou must dive for it. -Chinese Proverb
    To fear love is to fear life, and those who fear life are already three parts dead. -Bertrand Russell
    Keep your feet on the ground and keep reaching for the stars. -Casey Kasem
    Satisfaction lies in the effort, not the attainment. Full effort is full victory. -Mahatma Gandhi
    Men at sometime are the masters of their fate. -William Shakespeare
    At the center of your being you have the answer; You know who you are and you know what you want. -Lao Tzu
    Do not let your fears choose your destiny. -Author unknown
    You're biggest expense is the money you don't make. -Pante
    Obstacles can't stop you. Problems can't stop you. Most of all other people can't stop you. Only you can stop you. -Jeffrey Gitomer
    Prosperity belongs to those who learn new things the fastest. -Paul Zane Pilzer
    There would be nothing to frighten you if you refused to be afraid. -Gandhi
    We are made to persist. That's how we find out who we are. -Tobias Wolff
    Other people's opinion of you does not have to become your reality. -Les Brown
    You never will be the person you can be if pressure, tension and discipline are taken out of your life. -Dr. James G. Bilkey
    A man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never goes back to its original dimensions. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Love the moment and the energy of the moment will spread beyond all boundaries. -Sister Corita Kent
    David wasn't thinking of being king when he was tending sheep; he was just doing what God sat before him. -John Fisher
    Pleasure in the job puts perfection in the work. -Norman R. Augustine
    It's easier to get rich than it is to explain not getting rich. -E James Rohn
    There is something that is much more scarce, something rarer than ability. It is the ability to recognize ability. -Robert Half
    True friendship brings sunshine to the shade, and shade to the sunshine -Thomas Burke
    Maturity is knowing when to be immature. -Randall Hall
    When your work speaks for itself, don't interrupt. -Henry J. Kaiser
    My aim is to put down on paper what I see and what I feel in the best and simplest way. -Ernest Hemingway
    Art is an experience, not the formulation of a problem. -Lindsay Anderson
    Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going. -Jim Ryan
    Always have a plan, and believe in it. Nothing happens by accident. -Chuck Knox
    Your attitude is an expression of your values, beliefs and expectations. -Brian Tracy
    I am the master of my fate; I am the captain of my soul. -William Ernest Henley
    Talk peaceful to be peaceful. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Nothing is more effective than sincere, accurate praise, and nothing is more lame than a cookie-cutter compliment. -Bill Walsh
    A man, as a general rule, owes very little to what he is born with - a man is what he makes of himself. -Alexander Graham Bell
    Great people talk about ideas. Small people talk about others. -Unknown Author
    If you don't have a vision, nothing happens. -Christopher Reeve
    To handle yourself, use your head; to handle others, use your heart. -Donald Laird
    Imagination is the eye of the soul. -Joseph Joubert
    Deeds of kindness are equal in weight to all the commandments. -The Talmud
    Today, be aware of how you are spending your 1,440 beautiful moments, and spend them wisely. -Unknown Author
    We need to learn to set our course by the stars, not by the lights of every passing ship. -Omar Nelson Bradley
    The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Only mediocrity can be trusted to be always at its best. -Sir Max Beerbohm
    One problem with gazing too frequently into the past is that we may turn around to find the future has run out on us. -Michael Cibenko
    It's not whether you get knocked down; it's whether you get back up. -Vince Lombardi
    Service is the rent we pay for the privilege of living on this earth. -N Eldon Tanner
    Those who trust to chance must abide by the results of chance. -Calvin Coolidge
    We are too busy mopping the floor to turn off the faucet. -Unknown Author
    Outstanding people have one thing in common: an absolute sense of mission. -Zig Ziglar
    Change your life today. Don't gamble on the future, act now, without delay. -Simone De Beauvoir
    Anything that has been accomplished by any other human being in the physical realm is within the field of possibility. -Wayne Dyer
    Toughness is in the soul and spirit, not in muscles. -Alex Karras
    A genius is one who can do anything except make a living. -Joey Lauren Adams
    Talent is only the starting point. -Irving Berlin
    99% of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses. -George Washington Carver
    You may delay, but time will not. -Benjamin Franklin
    The manager has his eye on the bottom line; the leader has his eye on the horizon. -Warren Bennis
    Obstacles cannot crush me. Every obstacle yields to stern resolve. He who is fixed to a star does not change his mind. -Leonardo Da Vinci
    In a gentle way, you can shake the world. -Mahatma Gandhi
    It doesn't matter if you win or lose, it's how you play the game. -Unknown Author
    Trust yourself, then you will know how to live. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Early to bed and early to rise, makes a man healthy, wealthy, and wise. -Benjamin Franklin
    Love rules without rules. -Italian proverb
    Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out. -Robert Galvin
    Where there's a will, there's a way. -English Proverb
    Sure I'm for helping the elderly. I'm going to be old myself someday. (at age 85). -Lilian Carter
    Paint a masterpiece daily. Always autograph your work with excellence. -Greg Hickman
    Hold yourself responsible for a higher standard than anybody else expects of you, never excuse yourself. -Henry Ward Beecher
    I don't let my mouth say nothin' my head can't stand. -Louis Armstrong
    The first step to becoming is to will it. -Mother Teresa
    If the creator had a purpose in equipping us with a neck, he surely meant us to stick it out. -Arthur Koestler
    It's easier to go down a hill than up it but the view is much better at the top. -Henry Ward Beecher
    Motivation is simple. You eliminate those who are not motivated. -Lou Holtz
    If you care enough for a result, you will most certainly attain it. -William James
    Never let anyone steal your joy. -Mike Richards
    He who limps is still walking. -Stanislaw J. Lec
    To get rich never risk your health. For it is the truth that health is the wealth of wealth. -Richard Baker
    Vision is not enough, it must be combined with venture. It is not enough to stare up the steps, we must step up the stairs. -Vaclav Havel
    Dig within. Within is the wellspring of good; and it is always ready to bubble up, if you just dig. -Marcus Aurelius
    Losers visualize the penalties of failure. Winners visualize the rewards of success. -Dr. Rob Gilbert
    Deliberation is the work of many men. Action, of one alone. -Charles De Gaulle
    Courage is fear holding on a minute longer. -George S. Patton
    Show me a thoroughly satisfied man and I will show you a failure. -Thomas Alva Edison
    Although gold dust is precious, when it gets in your eyes it obstructs your vision. -Hsi-tang
    Man cannot discover new oceans until he has courage to lose sight of the shore. -Unknown Author
    Develop the winning edge; small differences in your performance can lead to large differences in your results. -Brian Tracy
    Have you got a problem? Do what you can where you are with what you've got. -Theodore Roosevelt
    To desire is to obtain; to aspire is to achieve. -James Allen
    The greatest thing in the world is not so much where we are, but in what direction we are moving. -Oliver Wendell Holmes
    Nurture your mind with great thoughts; to believe in the heroic makes heroes. -Benjamin Disraeli
    There is no friend as loyal as a book. -Ernest Hemingway
    Vitality shows in not only the ability to persist but the ability to start over. -F. Scott Fitzgerald
    What comes from the heart, goes to the heart. -Samuel Taylor Coleridge
    If it is to be, it is up to me. -William H Johnsen
    Thoughts create a new heaven, a new firmament, a new source of energy, from which new arts flow. -Philipus Aureolus Paracelsus
    The wise does at once what the fool does at last. -Gracian Baltasar
    It is nothing new or original to say that golf is played one stroke at a time. But it took me many years to realize it. -Bobby Jones
    You are more likely to act yourself into feelings, than feel yourself into action. -Dr. Jerome Brunner
    If speaking is silver, then listening is gold. -Turkish Proverb
    Talk is cheap. Words are plentiful. Deeds are precious. -H Ross Perot
    Opportunities multiply as they are seized. -Sun Tzu
    Success doesn't make you and failure doesn't break you. -Zig Ziglar
    When angry, count four; when very angry, swear. -Mark Twain
    There is no security on this earth, there is only opportunity. -General Douglas Macarthur
    When we direct our thoughts properly, we can control our emotions... -W. Clement Stone
    Act enthusiastic and you become enthusiastic. -Dale Carnegie
    It takes a long time to grow an old friend. -John Leonard
    The sun will set without thy assistance. -Talmud
    Adventure is worthwhile. -Amelia Earhart
    I have had dreams and I have had nightmares, but I have conquered my nightmares because of my dreams. -Jonas Salk
    Real integrity is doing the right thing, knowing that nobody's going to know whether you did it or not. -Oprah Winfrey
    Man's mind, once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions. -Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.
    People seldom improve when they have no other model but themselves to copy after. -Oliver Goldsmith
    I've developed a new philosophy... I only dread one day at a time. -Charles Schultz
    School is a building which has fours walls with tomorrow inside. -Lon Watters
    Nothing preaches better than the act. -Benjamin Franklin
    The greatest waste in the world is the difference between what we are and what we could become. -Ben Herbster
    Every man dies. Not every man really lives. -William Wallace
    Most managers were trained to be the thing they most despise, bureaucrats. -Alvin Toffler
    The reward of a thing well done is to have done it. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    You are the only person on earth who can use your ability. -Zig Ziglar
    That person proves his worth who can make us want to listen when he is with us and think when he is gone. -Grit
    Because I could not stop for death, He kindly stopped for me; The carriage held but just ourselves and immortality. -Emily Dickinson
    Be bold. Be confident. Be alive. A gallery of possibilities awaits for you when you make change your friend. -Bob Bone
    The highest proof of virtue is to possess boundless power without abusing it. -Lord Macaulay
    Great lives are the culmination of great thoughts followed by great actions. -Peter Sinclair
    One of the tests of leadership is the ability to recognize a problem before it becomes an emergency. -Arnold Glasgow
    To affirm is to make firm. -Peter Mcwilliams
    They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel. -Carl Buehner
    Good behavior is the last refuge of mediocrity. -Henry S Haskins
    The successful man will profit from his mistakes and try again in a different way. -Dale Carnegie
    Remember there's no such thing as a small act of kindness. Every act creates a ripple with no logical end. -Scott Adams
    We are not creatures of circumstance; we are creators of circumstance. -Benjamin Disraeli
    Three grand essentials to happiness in this life are something to do, something to love, and something to hope for. -Joseph Addison
    Some people see more in a walk around the block than others see in a trip around the world. -Unknown Author
    For of all sad words of tongue and pen, the saddest are these: It might have been! -John Whittier
    The wise learn many things from their enemies. -Aristophanes
    The 8 Equities: Physical, Spiritual, Psychological, Intellectual, Emotional, Financial, Social and Family. -Michael Vance
    Within your heart, keep one still, secret spot where dreams may go. -Louise Driscoll
    What do we live for, if it is not to make life less difficult for each other? -George Eliot
    Behind every able man, there are always other able men. -Chinese Proverb
    What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    The greater danger for most of us is not that our aim is too high and we miss it, but that it is too low and we hit it. -Michelangelo
    The world has the habit of making room for the man whose words and actions show that he knows where he is going. -Napoleon Hill
    Keep your face to the sunshine and you can never see the shadow. -Helen Keller
    Do whatever it takes, whenever it needs to be done, regardless of whether you feel like doing it or not. -Greg Hickman
    If you wish to live wisely, ignore sayings including this one. -Anonymous
    Always look at what you have left. Never look at what you have lost. -Robert H. Schuller
    Genius is the ability to reduce the complicated to the simple. -C W Ceran
    Decide what you want, decide what you are willing to exchange for it. Establish your priorities and go to work. -H. L. Hunt
    Use what talent you possess: the woods would be very silent if no birds sang except those that sang best. -Henry Van Dyke
    I buy women shoes and they use them to walk away from me. -Mickey Rooney
    Realize that true happiness lies within you. -Lucian
    Acting on a good idea is better than just having a good idea. -Robert Half
    Let your mind alone, and see what happens. -Virgil Thomson
    Dreams are illustrations from the book your soul is writing about you. -Marsha Norman
    Make the best use of what is in your power, and take the rest as it happens. -Epictetus
    Never take a solemn oath. People think you mean it. -Norman Douglas
    If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears. -Glenn Clark
    The basic building block of good communications is the feeling that every human being is unique and of value. -Unknown author
    You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it. -Margaret Thatcher
    Optimist: A man who gets treed by a lion but enjoys the scenery. -Walter Winchell
    We are Divine enough to ask and we are important enough to receive. -Wayne Dyer
    Life is a sexually transmitted disease. -Guy Bellamy
    Too much of a good thing is wonderful. -Mae West
    Big egos have little ears. -Robert Schuller
    Times don't change. Men do. -Sam Levenson
    Neither can the wave that has passed by be recalled, nor the hour which has passed return again. -Ovid
    Be wiser than other people, if you can, but do not tell them so. -Lord Chesterfield
    believe that man will not merely endure; he will prevail. -William Faulkner
    The indispensable first step to getting the things you want out of life is this: decide what you want. -Ben Stein
    Men can only be happy when they do not assume that the object of life is happiness. -George Orwell
    Confidence, like art, never comes from having all the answers; it comes from being open to all the questions. -Earl Gray Stevens
    What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals. -Zig Ziglar
    To dilute the will to win is to destroy the purpose of the game. There is no substitute for victory. -Douglas MacArthur
    To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best. -William M. Thackeray
    The highest reward for a man's toil is not what he gets for it but what he becomes by it. -John Ruskin
    Money will buy you a bed, but not a good night's sleep, a house but not a home, a companion but not a friend. -Zig Ziglar
    There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul. -Ella Wheeler Wilcox
    There is something in the pang of change more than the heart can bear, unhappiness remembering happiness. -Euripides
    Love cures people - both the ones who give it and the ones who receive it. -Dr. Karl Menninger
    Be smart, but never show it. -Louis B Mayer
    I had rather do and not promise than promise and not do. -Arthur Warwick
    Man should forget his anger before he lies down to sleep. -Thomas De Quincey
    It opportunity doesn't knock, build a door. -Milton Berle
    Right is right, even if everyone is against it; and wrong is wrong, even if everyone is for it. -William Penn
    The defining function of the artist is to cherish consciousness. -Max Eastman
    It is a terrible thing to see and have no vision. -Helen Keller
    No legacy is so rich as honesty. -William Shakespeare
    Great art picks up where nature ends. -Marc Chagall
    Just remember, when you should grab something, grab it; when you should let go, let go. -Tao Saying
    Failures are divided into two classes-those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought. -John Charles Salak
    Get happiness out of your work or you may never know what happiness is. -Elbert Hubbard
    The average pencil is seven inches long, with just a half-inch eraser-in case you thought optimism was dead. -Robert Brault
    If you don't like something, change it. If you can't change it, change your attitude. Don't complain. -Maya Angelou
    You win some, you lose some, you wreck some. -Dale Earnhardt
    You will never win if you never begin. -Robert Schuller
    Justice is truth in action. -Benjamin Disraeli
    To measure the man, measure his heart. -Malcolm Stevenson Forbes
    Failures are divided into two classes - those who thought and never did, and those who did and never thought. -John Charles Salak
    You've got to say, I think that if I keep working at this and want it badly enough I can have it. It's called perseverance. -Lee Iacocca
    How beautiful it is to do nothing, and then rest afterward. -Spanish Proverb
    You see things; and you say Why? But I dream things that never were; and I say Why not? -George Bernard Shaw
    The real secret of success is enthusiasm. -Walter Chrysler
    To succeed in business, to reach the top, an individual must know all it is possible to know about that business. -J. Paul Getty
    You don't get paid for the hour. You get paid for the value you bring to the hour. -Jim Rohn
    Feed your faith and your fears will starve to death. -Unknown Author
    With time and patience, the mulberry leaf becomes satin. With time and patience the mulberry leaf becomes a silk gown. -Chinese proverb
    The secret of a happy marriage remains a secret. -Henny Youngman
    Men show their character in nothing more clearly than by what they think laughable. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you something else is the greatest accomplishment. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Character consists of what you do on the third and fourth tries. -James A Michener
    I think we consider too much the good luck of the early bird and not enough the bad luck of the early worm. -Theodore Roosevelt
    If a free society cannot help the many who are poor, it cannot save the few who are rich. -John F. Kennedy
    The pen is mightier than the sword. -Bulwer-Lytton
    The drowning man is not troubled by rain. -Persian Proverb
    Nearly all men can stand adversity. But if you want to test a man's character - give him power. -Abraham Lincoln
    An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory. -Friedrich Engels
    What you do speaks so loudly that I cannot hear what you say -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    To know just what has to be done, then to do it, comprises the whole philosophy of practical life. -Sir William Osler
    Learn to see, and then you'll know that there is no end to the new worlds of our vision. -Carlos Castaneda
    We are called to be architects of the future, not its victims. -Buckminster Fuller
    Today is your day! Your mountain is waiting, so... get on you way. -Dr. Seuss
    At the touch of love, everyone becomes a poet. -Plato
    Doubt is the beginning, not the end, of wisdom. -George Iles
    The greatest inspiration is often born of desperation. -Comer Cotrell
    Without friends, no one would want to live, even if he had all other goods. -Aristotle
    Every man has his own destiny: the only imperative is to follow it, to accept it, no matter where it leads him. -Henry Miller
    Our energy is in proportion to the resistance it meets. -William Hazlitt
    Try not to become a man of success. Rather become a man of value. -Albert Einstein
    Your goals, minus your doubts, equal your reality. -Ralph Marston
    You are what you think about all day long. -Robert Schuller
    We must embrace pain and burn it as fuel for our journey. -Kenji Miyazawa
    We are governed not by armies and police, but by ideas. -Mona Caird
    Genuine change is never a function of dominance, or even education, but of empathy and common ground. -Alan Briskin
    Luck is being ready for the chance. -J. Frank Doble
    I say that habit's but a long practice, friend, and this becomes men's nature in the end. -Aristotle
    Many individuals have, like uncut diamonds, shining qualities beneath a rough exterior. -Juvenal
    Our thoughts take the wildest flight; even at the moment when they should arrange themselves in thoughtful order. -Lord Byron
    Success is the maximum utilization of the ability that you have. -Zig Ziglar
    A "Bay Area Bisexual" told me I didn't quite coincide with either of her desires. -Woody Allen
    Every great man is unique. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Let us be grateful to people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. -Marcel Proust
    The highest of distinctions is service to others. -King George Vi
    The ultimate inspiration is the deadline. -Nolan Bushnell
    Honest Criticism is hard to take, particularly from a relative, a friend, an aquaintance, or a stranger. -Franklin P Jones
    A man may fail many times, but he isn't a failure until he begins to blame somebody else. -John Burroughs
    It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer. -Albert Einstein
    Time is equal to life; therefore, waste your time and waste of your life, or master your time and master your life. -Alan Lakein
    As soon as you start to pursue a dream, your life wakes up and everything has meaning. -Barbara Sher
    It's in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped. -Anthony Robbins
    Don't think it, ink it. -Mark Victor Hansen
    Virtue is never left to stand alone. He who has it will have neighbors. -Confucius
    You don't lead by pointing and telling people some place to go. You lead by going to that place and making a case. -Ken Kesey
    If you are going to walk on thin ice, you might as well dance. -Unknown Author
    The great advantage of being in a rut is that when one is in a rut, one knows exactly where one is. -Thomas Arnold Bennett
    Life is a play. It's not its length, but its performance that counts. -Seneca
    Life begets life. Energy creates energy. It is by spending oneself that one becomes rich. -Sarah Bernhardt
    I am doing a great work and I cannot come down. Why should the work stop while I leave it and come down to you? -Bible
    It is always easier to believe than to deny. Our minds are naturally affirmative. -John Burroughs
    Discipline is the foundation upon which all success is built. Lack of discipline inevitably leads to failure. -Jim Rohn
    Only those who do nothing make no mistakes. -Anonymous
    People begin to become successful the minute they decide to be. -Harvey Mackay
    Joy is the feeling of grinning on the inside. -Melba Colgrove
    The idea of thanking staff should mean giving them something that they would never buy for themselves. -Jayne Crook
    A committee of one gets things done. -Joe Ryan
    Never apologize for showing feeling. When you do so, you apologize for the truth. -Benjamin Disraeli
    The true meaning of life is to plant trees, under whose shade you do not expect to sit. -Nelson Henderson
    Those who are lifting the world upward and onward are those who encourage more than criticize. -Elizabeth Harrison
    Think of all the beauty still left around you and be happy. -Anne Frank
    I am realistic - I expect miracles. -Wayne Dyer
    I dream my painting and then paint my dream. -Vincent Van Gogh
    Love is the beauty of the soul. -St. Augustine
    It is a process of diverting one's scattered forces into one powerful channel. -James Allen
    The freedom to be your best means nothing unless you are willing to do your best. -Colin Powell
    You can't change the wind, you can however adjust your sails. -unknown
    We cannot truly face life until we face the fact that it will be taken away from us. -Billy Graham
    It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change. -Charles Darwin
    Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it. -Thomas Jefferson
    We will either find a way or make one. -Hannibal
    Time is a circus, always packing up and moving away. -Ben Hecht
    Never underestimate the heart of a champion. -Rudy Tomjanovich
    What we want is a story that starts with an earthquake and builds to a climax. -Samuel Goldwyn
    We have no simple problems or easy decisions after kindergarten. -John W. Turk
    Thought is action in rehearsal. -Sigmund Freud
    The best portion of a good man's life: his little, nameless, unremembered acts of kindness and love. -William Wordsworth
    A friend is someone who knows the song in your heart and can sing it back to you when you have forgotten the words. -Unknown
    In order to succeed, you must first be willing to fail. -Anonymous
    Think left and think right and think low and think high. Oh, the thinks you can think up if only you try! -Dr. Seuss
    A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams. -John Barrymore
    Know yourself. Don't accept your dog's admiration as conclusive evidence that you are wonderful. -Ann Landers
    Talk not of wasted affection; affection never was wasted. -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    Courage is grace under pressure. -Ernest Hemingway
    Excellence is rarely found, more rarely valued. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    You don't get in life what you want; you get in life what you are. -Les Brown
    One may walk over the highest mountain one step at a time. -John Wanamaker
    We may eventually come to realize that chastity is no more a virtue than malnutrition. -Alexander Comfort
    As long as I have you there is just one other thing I'll always need - tremendous self control. -Ashleigh Brilliant
    After the verb 'to Love,' 'to Help' is the most beautiful verb in the world. -Bertha Von Suttner
    Gray skies are just clouds passing over. -Duke Ellington
    It's not the employer who pays the wages. Employers only handle the money. It's the customer who pays the wages. -Henry Ford
    Our attitude toward life determines life's attitude towards us. -Earl Nightingale
    Though no one can go back and make a brand new start my friend, anyone can start from now and make a brand new end. -Carl Bard
    Sometimes only a change of viewpoint is needed to convert a tiresome duty into an interesting opportunity. -Alberta Flanders
    I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself. -Aldous Huxley
    It's not that some people have willpower and some don't. It's that some people are ready to change and others are not. -James Gordon
    Every vice has its excuse ready. -Publilius Syrus
    There is nothing better than the encouragement of a good friend. -Katharine Butler Hathaway
    A hero is one who knows how to hang on one minute longer. -Norwegian proverb
    What we need are more people who specialize in the impossible. -Theodore Roethke
    It's often said that life is strange. But compared to what?. -Steve Forbert
    Life is what happens to you while you are busy making other plans. -John Lennon
    There is a time to take counsel of your fears, and there is a time to never listen to any fear. -George S. Patton
    One of the lessons of history is that nothing is often a good thing to do and always a clever thing to say. -Will Durant
    Courage is contagious. When a brave man takes a stand, the spines of others are stiffened. -Billy Graham
    You've got to watch your mind all the time or you'll awaken and find a strange picture on your press. -Lord Buckley
    Every truth has two sides. It is well to look at both sides before we commit ourselves to either side. -Aesop
    Men show their character in nothing more clearly than by what they think laughable. -Johann Wolfgang Goethe
    Confidence is contagious and so is lack of confidence, and a customer will recognize both. -Vincent Lombardi
    I always entertain great hopes. -Robert Frost
    Every man has his own courage, and is betrayed because he seeks in himself the courage of other people. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    An invasion of armies may be resisted buy not an idea whose time has come. -Victor Hugo
    The distance is nothing; it's only the first step that is difficult. -Marquise du Deffand
    The entrepreneur always searches for change, responds to it, and exploits it as an opportunity. -Peter F. Drucker
    To me old age is 15 years older than I am. -Bernard M. Baruch
    Delay is the deadliest form of denial. -C Northcote Parkinson
    The soul without imagination is what an observatory would be without a telescope. -Henry Ward Beecher
    The most virtuous are those who content themselves with being virtuous without seeking to appear so. -Plato
    I am certain of nothing but of the holiness of the hearts affection, and the truth of the imagination. -John Keats
    The world is round and the place which may seem like the end may also be only the beginning. -Ivy Baker
    Success is going from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm. -Abraham Lincoln
    There is a condition worse than blindness, and that is, seeing something that isn't there. -L Ron Hubbard
    The greatest genius will never be worth much if he pretends to draw exclusively from his own resources. -Johann Wolfgang Goethe
    All good is hard. All evil is easy. Dying, losing, cheating, and mediocrity is easy. Stay away from easy. -Scott Alexander
    Take off the blinders. You have to see opportunity before you can seize it. -Greg Hickman
    If I play my best, I can win anywhere in the world against anybody. -Ray Floyd
    Great is the art of beginning, but greater is the art of ending. -Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
    There ought to be so many who are excellent, there are so few. -Janet Erskine Stuart
    The only time you don't fail is the last time you try anything - and it works. -William Strong
    No change of circumstances can repair a defect of character. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Real valor consists not in being insensible to danger; but in being prompt to confront and disarm it. -Sir Walter Scott
    A window of opportunity won't open itself. -Dave Weinbaum
    Great spirits have always encountered violent opposition from mediocre minds. -Albert Einstein
    We are confronted with insurmountable opportunities. -Pogo
    Do or do not. There is no try. -Yoda
    A weed is a plant whose virtues have not yet been discovered. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Mastering others is strength. Mastering yourself is true power. -Lao Tzu
    The first rule of baseball is to get a good ball to hit. -Rogers Hornsby
    Troubles are often the tools by which God fashions us for better things. -Henry Ward Beecher
    Give a man a fish, he'll eat for a day. Teach a man how to fish, he'll eat for a lifetime. -Ancient Proverb
    Discipline is wisdom and vice versa. -Scott M Peck
    Eagles don't flock - you have to find them one at a time. -Ross Perot
    Lack of forgiveness causes almost all of our self-sabotaging behavior. -Mark Victor Hansen
    Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want. -Dan Stanford
    Although the world is very full of suffering, it is also full of the overcoming of it. -Helen Keller
    Of all the liars in the world, sometimes the worst are your own fears. -Rudyard Kipling
    Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly. -Robert Francis Kennedy
    What counts is not necessarily the size of the dog in the fight - it's the size of the fight in the dog. -Dwight D. Eisenhower
    We grow small trying to be great. -Eli Stanley Jones
    You can't get much done in life if you only work on the days when you feel good. -Jerry West
    The smallest good deed is better than the grandest good intention. -Duguet
    In the universe, there are things that are known, and things that are unknown, and in between, there are doors. -William Blake
    The quality of expectations determines the quality of our action. -Andre Godin
    Better keep yourself clean and bright; you are the window through which you must see the world. -George Bernard Shaw
    Make decisions from the heart and use your head to make it work out. -Sir Girad
    Pull the string, and it will follow wherever you wish. Push it, and it will go nowhere at all. -Dwight D. Eisenhower
    There's no substitute for hard work. -Thomas Edison
    There is no substitute for hard work. -Thomas Alva Edison
    All men's gains are the fruit of venturing. -Herodotus
    All things excellent are as difficult as they are rare. -Benedict Spinoza, a 16th century philosopher
    Everyone enjoys doing the kind of work for which he is best suited. -Napoleon Hill
    Every situation-nay, every moment-is of infinite worth; for it is the representative of a whole eternity. -Johann Wolfgang Goethe
    You never achieve success unless you like what you are doing. -Dale Carnegie
    To doubt is worse than to have lost; And to despair is but to antedate those miseries that must fall on us. -Philip Massinger
    He that is over-cautious will accomplish little. -Friedrich Von Schiller
    What is character but the determination of incident? What is incident but the illustration of character? -Henry James Jr.
    It is good to have an end to journey towards; but it is the journey that matters in the end. -Ursula K. Le Guin
    It may sound strange, but many champions are made champions by setbacks. -Bob Richards
    The last thing we decide in writing a book is what to put first. -Blaise Pascal
    Sooner or later, those who win are those who think they can. -Richard Bach
    Passion holds up the bottom of the universe and genius paints up its roof. -Chao Chang
    Who speaks, sows; Who listens, reaps. -Argentine Proverb
    The mind is just another muscle. -Ted Turner
    Whatever limits us we call fate. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Though you cannot go back and start again, you can start from now and have a brand new end. -Unknown Author
    Writing is an occupation in which you have to keep proving your talent to those who have none. -Jules Renard
    Show me a sane man and I will cure him for you. -Carl Jung
    Chance happens to all, but to turn chance to account is the gift of few. -Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
    You don't have to be great to start, but you have to start to be great. -Zig Ziglar
    Thought creates character. -Annie Besant
    Four steps to achievement: Plan purposefully. Prepare prayerfully. Proceed positively. Pursue persistently. -William A. Ward
    Heroes became heroes flaws and all. You don't have to be perfect to fulfill your dream. -Peter Mcwilliams
    I'm a great believer in luck, and I find the harder I work, the more luck I have. -Thomas Jefferson
    A timid person is frightened before a danger, a coward during the time, and a courageous person afterwards. -Paul Richter
    You are the music while the music lasts. -T S Elliot
    Love the moment and the energy of the moment will spread beyond all boundaries. -Coretta Scott King
    Your goal should be out of reach but not out of sight. -Anita Defrantz
    The life given us by nature is short, but the memory of a life well spent is eternal. -Cicero
    Today is a smooth white seashell, hold it close and listen to the beauty of the hours. -Unknown Author
    Life's most urgent question is: What are you doing for others? -Martin Luther King, Jr.
    No man who is enthusiastic about his work has anything to fear from life. -Samuel Goldwyn
    Character is made by what you stand for; reputation by what you fall for. -Robert Quillen
    They may forget what you said, but they will never forget how you made them feel. -Carl W. Buechner
    Start by doing what's necessary, then what's possible, and suddenly you are doing the impossible. -St. Francis of Assisi
    When we have done our best, we should wait the result in peace. -J Lubbock
    He who reigns within himself, and rules passions, desires, and fears, is more than a king. -John Milton
    In the middle of difficulty lies opportunity. -Buke Ellington
    Paying attention to simple little things that most men neglect makes a few men rich. -Henry Ford
    Our friends should be companions who inspire us, who help us rise to our best. -Joseph B. Wirthlin
    The task ahead of us is never as great as the power behind us. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    They always win who side with God. -Frederick W. Faber
    A man's got to know his limitations. -Harry Callahan
    To be or not to be is not a question of compromise. Either you be or you don't be. -Golda Meir
    To the sick, while there is life there is hope. -Marcus T. Cicero
    We must use time wisely and forever realize that the time is always ripe to do right. -Nelson Mendela
    I am an artist... I am here to live out loud. -Emile Zola
    The quality of the imagination is to flow and not to freeze. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Spectacular achievements are always preceded by unspectacular preparation. -Roger Staubach
    Everyone takes the limits of his own vision for the limits of the world. -Arthur Schopenhauer
    The only way to get rid of responsibilities is to discharge them. -Walter S. Robertson
    When I was born I was so surprised I didn't talk for a year and a half. -Gracie Allen
    A desire can overcome all objections and obstacles. -Gunderson
    Intelligence without ambition is a bird without wings. -C. Archie Danielson
    Pleasure in the job put perfection in the work. -Aristotle
    The greatest mistake you can make in life is to be continually fearing that you will make one. -Irish Blessing
    No man can be happy without a friend, nor be sure of his friend till he is unhappy. -Thomas Fuller
    All adverse and depressing influences can be overcome, not by fighting, by rising above them. -Charles Caleb Colton
    Make the iron hot by striking it. -Oliver Cromwell
    It is well to think well; it is divine to act well. -Horace Mann
    The principle is: competing against yourself. It's about self-improvement, about being better than you were the day before. -Steve Young
    Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    He who reigns within himself and rules his passions, desires, and fears is more than a king. -John Milton
    To be full of things is to be empty of God. To be empty of things is to be full of God. -Meister Eckhart
    Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power. -Abraham Lincoln
    Do not think that what your thoughts dwell on does not matter. Your thoughts are making you. -Bishop Steere
    Great works are performed not by strength, but by perseverance. -Samuel Johnson
    Keep your eyes wide open before marriage, half shut afterwards. -Benjamin Franklin
    I recommend that the Statue of Liberty be supplemented by a Statue of Responsibility on the west coast. -Victor Frankl
    Fortune sides with him who dares. -Virgil
    Kind words can be short and easy to speak but their echoes are truly endless. -Mother Teresa
    Work relieves us from three great evils, boredom, vice, and want. -French Proverb
    When you come to the end of your rope...tie a knot and hang on. -Franklin D Roosevelt
    Quality is remembered long after the price is forgotten. -Gucci Family Slogan
    Tell everyone what you want to do and someone will want to help you do it. -W. Clement Stone
    The manager accepts the status quo; the leader challenges it. -Warren Bennis
    Let him who would move the world, first move himself. -Socrates
    If you think nobody cares if you are alive, try missing a couple of car payments. -Earl Wilson
    What you see and hear depends a great deal on where you are standing; it also depends on what sort of person you are. -C. S. Lewis
    Character is a diamond that scratches every other stone. -Anonymous
    Although fate presents the circumstances, how you react depends on your character. -Anonymous
    A wise man turns chance into good fortune. -Thomas Fuller
    A lifestyle is what you pay for; a life is what pays you. -Thomas Leonard
    Failure doesn't mean that you're a failure... it just means that you haven't succeeded yet. -Robert Schuler
    We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems. -Lee Iococca
    Life is a unique combination of want to and how to and we need to give equal attention to both. -Jim Rohn
    The minute you start talking about what you're going to do if you lose, you have lost. -George Shultz
    Every child comes with the message that God is not yet discouraged of man. -Rabindranath Tagore
    When you have eliminated the impossible, whatever remains, however improbable, must be the truth. -Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
    A friend is a present you give yourself. -Robert Louis Stevenson
    Always acknowledge a fault. This will throw those in authority off their guard and give you an opportunity to commit more. -Mark Twain
    Better to light one small candle than to curse the darkness. -Chinese Proverb
    The only discipline that lasts is self-discipline. -Bum Phillips
    The pessimist borrows trouble; the optimists lend encouragement. -William Arthur Ward
    For success, attitude is equally as important as ability. -Harry F. Banks
    I would rather fail in a cause that will ultimately triumph than to triumph in a cause that will ultimately fail. -Woodrow Wilson
    Better to light a candle than to curse the darkness. -Chinese proverb
    Man who stand on hill with mouth open will wait long time for roast duck to drop in. -Confucius
    You grow up the day you have your first real laugh - at yourself. -Ethel Barrymore
    It's the constant and determined effort that breaks down resistance, sweeps away all obstacles. -Claude M. Bristol
    Pick battles big enough to matter, small enough to win. -Jonathon Kozol
    Information's pretty thin stuff unless mixed with experience. -Clarence Day
    To climb steep hills requires slow pace at first. -William Shakespeare
    We may affirm absolutely that nothing great in the world has ever been accomplished without enthusiasm. -Georg Hegel
    Laughter is the shortest distance between two people. -Victor Borge
    You cannot escape the responsibility of tomorrow by evading it today. -Abraham Lincoln
    I never saw a pessimistic general win a battle. -General Dwight David Eisenhower
    I am not discouraged because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward. -Thomas Alva Edison
    When placed in command - take charge. -Norman Schwarzkopf
    You can easily judge the character of a man by how he treats those who can do nothing for him. -James D. Miles
    I believe in the imagination. What I cannot see is infinitely more important than what I can see. -Duane Michals
    You must remain focused on your journey to greatness. -Les Brown
    A friendly study of the world's religions is a sacred duty. -Mahatma Gandhi
    Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves. -Sir James M. Barrie
    Nothing is really work unless you would rather be doing something else. -James M. Barrie
    If you can imagine it, you can achieve it; if you can dream it, you can become it. -William Arthur Ward
    You can set yourself up to be sick, or you can choose to stay well. -Wayne Dyer
    I am not discouraged, because every wrong attempt discarded is another step forward. -Thomas Alva Edison
    He who treads softly goes far. -Chinese Proverb
    Hope is the dream of the waking man. -Aristotle
    The difference between the right word and the almost right word is the difference between lightening and the lightening bug. -Mark Twain
    Who you are is speaking so loudly that I can't hear what you're saying. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Plunge boldly into the thick of life, and seize it where you will, it is always interesting. -Johann Wolfgang Von Goethe
    Discovery is seeing what everybody else has seen, and thinking what nobody else has thought. -Albert Szent-gyorgi
    Great beginnings are not as important as the way one finishes. -Dr. James Dobson
    If you tell the truth you don't have to remember anything. -Mark Twain
    A kind deed a day, like little drops of rain, Makes a mighty ocean and a gracious nation. -Lin Hsiu Nei
    We would accomplish many more things if we did not think of them as impossible. -Chretien Malesherbes
    Don't be sad, don't be angry, if life deceives you! Submit to your grief - your time for joy will come, believe me. -Alexandra Pushkin
    I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity an obligation; every possession a duty. -John D. Rockefeller
    There are no big problems, there are just a lot of little problems. -Henry Ford
    He who is plenteously provided for from within needs but little from without. -Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
    Go forward confidently, energetically attacking problems, expecting favorable outcomes. -Norman Vincent Peale
    If you would lift me up you must be on higher ground. -Ralph Waldo Emerson
    We are all here for a spell. Get all the good laughs you can. -Will Rogers
    I've always felt it was not up to anyone else to make me give my best. -Akeem Olajuwon
    People are not disturbed by things, but by the view they take of them. -Epictetus
    It may be those who do most, dream most. -Stephen Leacock
    The saddest failures in life are those that come from not putting forth the power and will to succeed. -Edwin Percy Welles
    You don't have to do anything you don't want to do. -David Harold Fink
    When you are afraid, do the thing you are afraid of and soon you will lose your fear of it. -Norman Vincent Peale
    Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future. -John F Kennedy
    Trying to understand is like straining through muddy water. Be still and allow the mud to settle. -Lao Tzu
    Time is at once the most valuable and the most perishable of all our possessions. -John Randolph
    A persons character is but half formed until after wedlock. -C. Simmons
    Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy. -Thich Nhat Hanh
    He who chooses the beginning of a road chooses the place it leads to. It is the means that determine the end. -Harry Emerson Fosdick
    Kindness is in our power, even when fondness is not. -Samuel Johnson
    Failure is more frequently from want of energy than want of capital. -Daniel Webster
    If you don't do what's best for your body, you're the one who comes up on the short end. -Julius Erving
    Age is a matter of feeling...not of years. -George William Curtis
    To win without risk is to triumph without glory. -Pierre Corneille
    The manager administers; the leader innovates. -Warren Bennis
    Lack of direction, not lack of time, is the problem. We all have twenty-four hour days. -Zig Ziglar
    Do every act of your life as if it were your last. -Marcus Aurelius
    Without change, something sleeps inside us, and seldom awakens. The sleeper must awaken. -Frank Herbert
    The awakening has begun!. -William Dempsey
    Never consider the possibility of failure; as long as you persist, you will be successful. -Brian Tracy
    Talent does what it can, and genius does what it must. -Edward George Bulwer-lytton
    The really idle man gets nowhere. The perpetually busy man does not get much further. -Sir Heneage Ogilvie
    We owe a lot to Thomas Edison - if it wasn't for him, we'd be watching television by candlelight. -Milton Berle
    Be true to the best you know. This is your high ideal. If you do your best, you cannot do more. -H. W. Dresses
    Every man must some time or other be trusted to himself. -John Locke
    Though language forms the preacher, 'Tis "good works" make the man. -Eliza Cook
    A friend hears the song in my heart and sings it to me when my memory fails. -Readers Digest
    It takes as much courage to have tried and failed as it does to have tried and succeeded. -Anne Morrow Lindbergh
    Sweat plus sacrifice equals success. -Charles O. Finley
    Unless a man undertakes more than he possibly can do, he will never do all that he can. -Henry Drummond
    Those who wish to sing, always find a song. -Swedish Proverb
    The duty of helping one's self in the highest sense involves the helping of one's neighbors. -Samuel Smiles
     
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    I was wondering whether you do the same on Instagram. Saw a high number of high quality pages focused around viral inspirational quotes.
     
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    4.8k? If he posts 1 per day, he has enough for 13 years haha Or if he posts 13 per day, has enough for a whole year, then repeat because people won't remember what he posted 1 year ago.
     
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    Type "motivational quotes" on pinterest
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