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I wanted to change the world. But I have found that the only thing one can be sure of changing is oneself.
-Aldous Huxley

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Ability

Behind every able man, there are always other able men.
- Chinese proverb
Abundance

Not what we have But what we enjoy, constitutes our abundance.
- Epicurus
Achievement

Contemplation and wisdom are highest achievements and man is not totally at home with them.
- Gabriel Marcel
Action

What we plant in the soil of contemplation, we shall reap in the harvest of action
- Eckhart
Adventure

Life is uncharted territory. It reveals its story one moment at a time.
- Leo F. Buscaglia
Adversity

You have come into a hard world. I know of only one easy place in it, and that is the grave.
- Henry Ward Beecher
Advice

Sometimes you got to hurt something to help something. Sometimes you have to plow under one thing in order for something else to grow
- Ernest Gaines
Age

Anyone who stops learning is old, whether at twenty or eighty. Anyone who keeps learning stays young. The greatest thing in life is to keep your mind young.
- Henry Ford
Ambition

To be happy at home is the ultimate result of all ambition
- Samuel Johnson
Anger

It is wise to direct your anger towards problems -- not people; to focus your energies on answers -- not excuses
- William Arthur Ward
Animals

The greatness of a nation and its moral progress can be judged by the way its animals are treated.
- Mohandas Gandhi
Appreciation

If the only prayer you said in your whole life was, 'thank you,' that would suffice
- Meister Eckhart
Art

Art consists of limitation. The most beautiful part of every picture is the frame.
- Gilbert K. Chesterton
Attitude

Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character.
- Albert Einstein
Beauty

Beautiful things may be admired, if not loved.
- L. Frank Baum
Beginning

The beginning is the most important part of the work
- Plato
Belief

You can have anything you want if you will give up the belief that you can't have it
- Dr. Robert Anthony
Bible

No man ever believes that the Bible means what it says: He is always convinced that it says what he means.
- George Bernard Shaw
Birthday

Hope your birthday blossoms into lots of dreams come true!
- Anonymous
Boldness

Where necessity pinches, boldness is prudence
- Anonymous
Books

Reading means borrowing.
- Georg Christoph Lichtenberg
Business

All lasting business is built on friendship.
- Alfred A. Montapert
Calmness

The creation of a thousand forests is in one acorn.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Celebration

Life is a celebration of awakenings, of new beginnings and wonderful surprises that enlighten the soul.
- Anonymous
Challenge

The greatest challenge to any thinker is stating the problem in a way that will allow a solution
- Bertrand Russell
Change

We change, whether we like it or not
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
Character

Character is, for the most part,simply habit become fixed.
- C. H. Parkhurst
Courage

Wisdom is knowing who deserves a second chance. Courage is knowing the next time will be the last time.
- Mark Amend
Dance

The Dance instills in you something that sets you apart. Something heroic and remote.
- Edgar Degas
Death

Death is a delightful hiding place for weary men
- Anonymous
Dreams

Dreams are today's answers to tomorrow's questions
- Edgar Cayce
Education

Education is an admirable thing, but it is well to remember from time to time that nothing that is worth knowing can be taught.
- Oscar Wilde
Effort

Do a little bit more than average and from that point on our progress multiplies itself out of all proportion to the effort put in.
- Paul J. Meyer
Emotion

The emotions aren't always immediately subject to reason, but they are always immediately subject to action
- William James
Enthusiasm

We act as though comfort and luxury were the chief requirements of life, when all that we need to make us happy is something to be enthusiastic about.
- Charles Kingsley
Entrepreneurship

The most valuable thing you can make is a mistake ? you can't learn anything from being perfect.
- Adam Osborne
Environment

Our environment is like a patchwork quilt. Each "patch" is dependent on those around it. If one part unravels, it affects the rest
- Hemeon
Equality

One of the things about equality is not just that you be treated equally to man, but that you treat yourself equally the way you treat a man
- Marlo Thomas
Experience

All that I know I learned after I was thirty.
- Georges Clemenceau
Faith

Faith is not belief without proof, but trust without reservation.
- D. Elton Trueblood
Fate

Fate is not the ruler, but the servant of Providence
- Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
Fear

Fear makes the wolf bigger than he is.
- German Proverb
Finance

It's not your salary that makes you rich, it's your spending habits.
- Charles A. Jaffe Quotes
Fitness

And I believe that the best buy in public health today must be a combination of regular physical exercise and a healthy diet.
- Julie Bishop
Food

Shipping is a terrible thing to do to vegetables. They probably get jet-lagged, just like people.
- Elizabeth Berry
Forgiveness

God will forgive me. It's his job.
- Heinrich Heine
Friendship

I value the friend who for me finds time on his calendar, but I cherish the friend who for me does not consult his calendar.
- Robert Brault
Funny

Housework can't kill you, but why take a chance?
- Phyllis Diller
Hardwork

He that would have the fruit must climb the tree
- Thomas Fuller
Health

Health is the greatest of all possessions; a pale cobbler is better than a sick king
- Isaac Bickerstaff
History

To remain ignorant of things that happened before you were born is to remain a child.
- Cicero
Humour

Laughter is a celebration of our failings. That's what clowns are for
- Emma Thompson
Idea

You cannot expect the Form before the Idea, For they will come into being together
- Arnold Schoenberg
Ignorance

Ignorance is the night of the mind, but a night without moon and star.
- Confucius
Imagination

Some stories are true that never happened.
- Elie Wiesel
Inspiration

Hope is some extraordinary spiritual grace that God gives us to control our fears, not to oust them.
- Vincent McNabb
Intelligence

Be what you are. This is the first step toward becoming better than you are.
- Julius Charles Hare
Leadership

Every silver lining has a cloud.
- Mary Kay Ash
Life

Life is never easy for those who dream.
- Robert James Waller
Love

The human heart, at whatever age, opens to the heart that opens in return.
- Maria Edgeworth
Luck

There is no such thing as luck. It's a fancy name for being always at our duty, and so sure to be ready when good time comes
- Edward G. Bulwer-Lytton
Marriage

Chains do not hold a marriage together. It is threads, hundreds of tiny threads which sew people together through the years.
- Simone Signoret
Mathematics

If people do not believe that mathematics is simple, it is only because they do not realize how complicated life is.
- Tobias Dantzig
Media

Social Media puts the 'public' into PR and the 'market' into marketing
- Chris Brogan
Memory

Memory is the personal journalism of the soul
- Richard Schickel
Men

A man always blames the woman who fools him. In the same way he blames the door he walks into in the dark.
- Henry Louis Mencken
Mind

An active mind cannot exist in an inactive body
- General George S. Patton
Money

All riches have their origin in mind. Wealth is in ideas - not money.
- Robert Collier
Motivation

When you realize there is nothing lacking, the whole world belongs to you.
- Lao Tzu
Movies

The movies are the only business where you can go out front and applaud yourself.
- Will Rogers
Music

After silence, that which comes nearest to expressing the inexpressible is music.
- Aldous Huxley
Mystery

Where there is mystery, it is generally suspected there must also be evil.
- Lord Byron
Nature

Deep in their roots, all flowers keep the light.
- Theodore Roethke
Opportunity

Learn everything you can, anytime you can, from anyone you can - there will always come a time when you will be grateful you did
- Sarah Caldwell
Pain

One can find so many pains when the rain is falling
- John Steinbeck
Parents

The central struggle of parenthood is to let our hopes for our children outweigh our fears.
- Ellen Goodman
Passion

The same passions in man and woman nonetheless differ in tempo; hence man and woman do not cease misunderstanding one another
- Friedrich Nietzsche
Patriotism

I have no country to fight for; my country is the earth, and I am a citizen of the world.
- Eugene V. Debs
Peace

I don't know whether war is an interlude during peace, or peace an interlude during war.
- Georges Clemenceau
Pet

Cats have it all - admiration, an endless sleep, and company only when they want it.
- Rod McKuen
Photography

While there is perhaps a province in which the photograph can tell us nothing more than what we see with our own eyes, there is another in which it proves to us how little our eyes permit us to see.
- Dorothea Lange
Poetry

Poetry is like making a joke. If you get one word wrong at the end of a joke, you've lost the whole thing.
- W.S. Merwin
Proverb

Where there's a will there's a way
- Anonymous
Questions

Sometimes questions are more important than answers.
- Nancy Willard
Religion

It's wonderful to climb the liquid mountains of the sky. Behind me and before me is God and I have no fears.
- Helen Keller
Risk

To eat an egg, you must break the shell.
- Jamaican Proverb
Science

Science is simply common sense at its best that is, rigidly accurate in observation, and merciless to fallacy in logic.
- Thomas Henry Huxley
Sports

Champions keep playing until they get it right.
- Billie Jean King
Success

Success is that old ABC - ability, breaks, and courage.
- Charles Luckman
Talent

Hide not your talents, they for use were made, What's a sundial in the shade?
- Benjamin Franklin
Teacher

The most effective teacher will always be biased, for the chief force in teaching is confidence and enthusiasm.
- Joyce Cary
Technology

Technology is like a fish. The longer it stays on the shelf, the less desirable it becomes
- Andrew Heller
Time

Much may be done in those little shreds and patches of time which every day produces, and which most men throw away.
- Charles Caleb Colton
Travel

Once you have traveled, the voyage never ends, but is played out over and over again in the quietest chambers. The mind can never break off from the journey.
- Pat Conroy
Trust

Trust in yourself. Your perceptions are often far more accurate than you are willing to believe.
- Claudia Black
Vision

No one is less ready for tomorrow than the person who holds the most rigid beliefs about what tomorrow will contain.
- Watts Wacker
War

War is the trade of kings.
- Jonh Dryden
Wealth

Wars are caused by undefended wealth.
- Ernest Hemingway
Wisdom

If you're trying to achieve, there will be roadblocks. I've had them; everybody has had them. But obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it.
- Michael Jordan
Women

Woman must not accept; she must challenge. She must not be awed by that which has been built up around her; she must reverence that woman in her which struggles for expression.
- Margaret Sanger
Words

If it takes a lot of words to say what you have in mind - give it more thought.
- Dennis Roth
Work

The best way to appreciate your job is to imagine yourself without one.
- Oscar Wilde
World

When the power of love overcomes the love of power the world will know peace.
- Jimi Hendrix
Writing

You may be able to take a break from writing, but you won't be able to take a break from being a writer.
- Stephen Leigh
Youth

The surest way to corrupt a youth is to instruct him to hold in higher esteem those who think alike than those who think differently.
- Friedrich Nietzsche