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To change bad habits, we must study the habits of successful role models.
- Jack Canfield

The best educated human being is the one who understands most about the life in which he is placed.
- Helen Keller

God created all men equal. Why do some accomplish far greater accomplishments then others? Because they had a vision, a desire, and they took action.
- Thomas J. Vilord

The less effort, the faster and more powerful you will be.
- Bruce Lee

Do not seek to follow in the footsteps of the men of old; seek what they sought.
- Basho

If you can't do it today, what makes you think you can do it tomorrow?
- Yusuf Tara

Whether we fall by ambition, blood, or lust; Like diamonds, we are cut with our own dust.
- John Webster

If you love something - and there are things that I love - you do want more and more and more of it, but that's not the way to produce good work.
- J. K. Rowling

Harmony makes small things grow, lack of it makes great things decay.
- Sallustius Crispus

The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new lands but seeing with new eyes.
- Marcel Proust

The person who reads too much and uses his brain too little will fall into lazy habits of thinking.
- Albert Einstein

Destiny is not a matter of chance; it's a matter of choice. It is not a thing to be waited for; it is a thing to be achieved.
- Jeremy Kitson

There are essentially two things that will make us wiser: the books we read and the people we meet.
- Charles Jones

Life is available only in the present. That is why we should walk in such a way that every step can bring us to the here and the now.
- Thich Nhat Hanh

What lies behind us and what lies before us are tiny matters compared to what lies within us.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

You can avoid reality, but you cannot avoid the consequences of avoiding reality.
- Ayn Rand

If you speak elegantly about something you can inform the educated of something they do not know, but the people who know of what you speak may not understand you.
- Ricky Renes

Things that matter most must never be at the mercy of things that matter least.
- Johann Wolfgang von Goethe

In life we all have an unspeakable secret, an irreversible regret, an unreachable dream and an unforgettable love.
- Diego Marchi

The most useful piece of learning for the uses of life is to unlearn what is untrue.
- Antisthenes

Making the simple complicated is commonplace; making the complicated simple, awesomely simple, that's creativity.
- Charles Mingus

In marriage, being the right person is as important as finding the right person.
- Wilbert Donald Gough

The splendor of the rose and the whiteness of the lily do not rob the little violet of it's scent nor the daisy of its simple charm. If every tiny flower wanted to be a rose, spring would lose its loveliness.
- Therese of Lisieux

Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.
- Mark Twain

Success usually comes to those who are too busy to be looking for it.
- Henry David Thoreau

The great thing in the world is not so much where we stand, as in what direction we are moving.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes

Obstacles are things a person sees when he takes his eyes off his goal.
- E. Joseph Cossman

Success is neither magical nor mysterious. Success is the natural consequence of consistently applying the basic fundamentals.
- Jim Rohn

When you are in a state of nonacceptance, it's difficult to learn. A clenched fist cannot receive a gift, and a clenched psyche grasped tightly against the reality of what must not be accepted cannot easily receive a lesson.
- John Roger

The way you treat yourself sets the standard for others.
- Sonya Friedman

Television enables you to be entertained in your home by people you wouldn't have in your home.
- David Frost

Privacy and security are those things you give up when you show the world what makes you extraordinary.
- Margaret Cho

The rare moment is not the moment when there is something worth looking at, but the moment when we are capable of seeing.
- Joseph Wood Krutch

The man who goes alone can start today. But he who travels with another must wait till that other is ready.
- Henry David Thoreau

There's only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving, and that's your own self.
- Aldous Huxley

We are each gifted in a unique and important way. It is our privilege and our adventure to discover our own special light.
- Mary Dunbar

Physical bravery is an animal instinct. Moral bravery is much higher and truer courage.
- Wendell Phillips

He who speaks without an attentive ear is mute.
- Stephen King

The pride of youth is in strength and beauty the pride of old age is in discretion.
- Democritus

Most of the shadows of this life are caused by standing in one's own sunshine.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

A face is like the outside of a house, and most faces, like most houses, give us an idea of what we can expect to find inside.
- Loretta Young

Whatever one man is capable of conceiving other men will be able to achieve.
- Jules Verne

Youth cannot know how age thinks and feels. But old men are guilty if they forget what it was to be young.
- J. K. Rowling

Be less curious about people and more curious about ideas.
- Marie Curie

The hardest challenge is to be yourself in a world where everyone is trying to make you be somebody else.
- E. E. Cummings

The higher the buildings the lower the morals.
- Noel Coward

Standing in the middle of the road is very dangerous you get knocked down by traffic from both sides.
- Margaret Hilda Thatcher

For me, clothes are kind of character. I don't follow fashion or understand trends.
- Meryl Streep

A man as old as hes feeling. A woman as old as she looks.
- Mortimer Collins

The word meaningful when used today is nearly always meaningless.
- Paul Johnson

Those who wish to appear wise among fools among the wise seem foolish.
- Quintilian

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