There are only two forces in the world, the sword and the spirit. In the long run the sword will always be conquered by the spirit.
- Napoleon Bonaparte
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
- Mohandas Karamchand Gandhi
We have so much time and so little to do. Strike that reverse it.
- Roald Dahl
Maps encourage boldness. They're like cryptic love letters. They make anything seem possible.
- Mark Jenkins
Affirmative action was never meant to be permanent, and now is truly the time to move on to some other approach.
- Susan Estrich
Nobody can give you freedom. Nobody can give you equality or justice or anything. If you're a man you take it.
- Malcolm X
Courage is doing what youre afraid to do. There can be no courage unless youre scared.
- Eddie Rickenbacker
I check myself every day just to make sure this is the same person.
- Tony Kanal
How we spend our days is of course how we spend our lives.
- Annie Dillard
If hard work were such a wonderful thing, surely the rich would have kept it all to themselves.
- Lane Kirkland
Opportunity is missed by most because it is dressed in overalls and looks like work.
- Thomas Alva Edison
Where love rules there is no will to power and where power predominates love is lacking. The one is the shadow of the other.
- Carl Jung
Intuition is not the enemy but the ally of reason.
- John Kord Lagemann
The spirit of man is more important than mere physical strength, and the spiritual fiber of a nation than its wealth.
- Dwight D. Eisenhower
The winds and the waves are always on the side of the ablest navigators.
- Edward Gibbon
We all have the extraordinary coded within us waiting to be released.
- Jean Houston
Every man is the architect of his own fortune.
- Appius Claudius
It is our choices... that show what we truly are far more than our abilities.
- J. K. Rowling
It is only through labor and painful effort, by grim energy and resolute courage, that we move on to better things.
- Theodore Roosevelt
Whatever is bringing you down, get rid of it. Because you'll find that when you're free... your true self comes out.
- Tina Turner
Hard work doesn't guarantee success, but improves its chances.
- B. J. Gupta
What people CAN do is very different from what they WILL do.
- Anthony Robbins
When small men cast long shadows the sun is going down.
- Venita Cravens
Every man casts a shadow; not his body only, but his imperfectly mingled spirit. This is his grief. Let him turn which way he will, it falls opposite to the sun; short at noon, long at eve. Did you never see it?
- Henry David Thoreau
Experience is what allows us to repeat our mistakes only with more finesse.
- Derwood Fincher
Real freedom lies in wildness not in civilization.
- Charles Lindbergh
Make it a rule of life never to regret and never to look back. Regret is an appalling waste of energy. You can't build on it. It's only good for wallowing in.
- Katherine Mansfield
For every disciplined effort there is a multiple reward.
- Jim Rohn
You may have to fight a battle more than once to win it.
- Margaret Hilda Thatcher
It's extraordinary to look into a baby's face and see a piece of your flesh and your spirit. It makes you realize you are a part of the human race.
- Liam Neeson
It's important to know that words don't move mountains. Work, exacting work moves mountains.
- Danilo Dolci
If you want to accomplish the goals of your life, you have to begin with the spirit.
- Oprah Winfrey
There are four questions of value in life… What is sacred? Of what is the spirit made? What is worth living for, and what is worth dying for? The answer to each is the same. Only love.
- Johnny Depp
Striving for success without hard work is like trying to harvest where you haven't planted.
- David Bly
Success is not final, failure is not fatal: it is the courage to continue that counts.
- Winston Churchill
Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
- Lord Chesterfield
All our dreams can come true, if we have the courage to pursue them.
- Walt Disney
You will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.
The world will step aside for nearly anyone who has the courage of his of her opinions.
- George Weinberg
The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.
- Vincent T. Lombardi
The test of courage comes when we are in the minority. The test of tolerance comes when we are in the majority.
- Ralph W. Sockman
The successful always has a number of projects planned, to which he looks forward. Anyone of them could change the course of his life overnight.
- Mark Caine
The line often adopted by strong men in controversy of justifying the means by the end.
- Saint Jerome
Pain nourishes courage. You cant be brave if you've only had wonderful things happen to you.
- Mary Tyler Moore
Words without actions are the assassins of idealism.
- Herbert Hoover
I love my past. I love my present. I am not ashamed of what I have had and I am not sad because I have it no longer.
- Sidonie Gabrielle Colette
Playing safe is probably the most unsafe thing in the world. You cannot stand still. You must go forward.
- Robert Collier
I can endure my own despair but not anothers hope.
- William Walsh
A moving body whose motion was not retarded by any resisting force would continue to move to all eternity.
- Hermann von Helmholtz
Forgiveness and letting go are steps on our road back to happiness.
- Tina Dayton
Man is asked to make of himself what he is supposed to become to fulfill his destiny.
- Paul Tillich
Good advice is always certain to be ignored but thats no reason not to give it.
- Agatha Christie
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