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Ability

Never underestimate your problem or your ability to deal with it.
- Robert H. Schuller
Abundance

Abundance is not something we acquire. It is something we tune into.
- Wayne Dyer
Achievement

Death comes to all But great achievements build a monument which shall endure until the sun grows cold.
- George Fabricius
Action

Nor is it always in the most distinguished achievements that men's virtues or vices may be best discovered; but very often an action of small note, a short saying, or a jest, shall distinguish a person's real character more than the greatest sieges.
- Plutarch
Adventure

An adventure is only an inconvenience rightly considered. An inconvenience is only an adventure wrongly considered.
- G. K. Chesterton
Adversity

To have become a deeper man is the privilege of those who have suffered.
- Oscar Wilde
Advice

A good example has twice the value of good advice
- Anonymous
Age

They say that age is all in your mind. The trick is keeping it from creeping down into your body.
- Anonymous
Ambition

I think my greatest ambition in life is to pass on to others what I know
- Frank Sinatra
Anger

For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness.
- Anonymous
Animals

An animal's eyes have the power to speak a great language.
- Martin Buber
Appreciation

No duty is more urgent than that of returning thanks.
- Anonymous
Art

One should either be a work of art, or wear a work of art
- Oscar Wilde
Attitude

The greatest discovery of all time is that a person can change his future by merely changing his attitude.
- Oprah Winfrey
Beauty

Beauty surrounds us
- Rumi
Beginning

That which has a beginning will surely have an end.
- Joseph Smith
Belief

I am tomorrow, or some future day, what I establish today. I am today what I established yesterday or some previous day
- James Joyce
Bible

Most people are bothered by those passages of Scripture they do not understand, but the passages that bother me are those I do understand.
- Mark Twain
Birthday

May your special day be filled with memories and flowers, friendship and happy hours.
- Anonymous
Boldness

It is easy to be brave from a safe distance.
- Aesop
Books

A book must be an ice-axe to break the seas frozen inside our soul.
- Franz Kafka
Business

Drive thy business, let not that drive thee
- Benjamin Franklin
Calmness

Do not lose your inward peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset.
- Saint Francis De Sales
Celebration

Celebrate what you want to see more of.
- Thomas J. Peters
Challenge

A pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; an optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.
- Winston Churchill
Change

Nothing endures but change.
- Heraclitus
Character

Characters do not change. Opinions alter, but characters are only developed.
- Benjamin Disraeli
Courage

Courage is to feel the daily daggers of relentless steel and keep on living
- Douglas Malloch
Dance

There is a bit of insanity in dancing that does everybody a great deal of good.
- Edwin Denby
Death

Death is the surest calculation that can be made
- Ludwig Buchner
Dreams

Dreams are more real than reality itself, they're closer to the self
- Gao Xingjian
Education

Genius without education is like silver in the mine
- Benjamin Franklin
Effort

The smallest effort is not lost. Each wavelet on the ocean tost aids in the ebb-tide or the flow; each rain-drop makes some floweret blow; each struggle lessens human woe.
- Charles Mackay
Emotion

The economics of emotions will not allow a man to remain in love for too long a time
- Anonyomus
Enthusiasm

If you can give your son or daughter only one gift, let it be enthusiasm
- Bruce Barton
Entrepreneurship

Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.
- Jim Rohn
Environment

Nature is painting for us, day after day, pictures of infinite beauty, if only we have the eyes to see them
- John Ruskin
Equality

I have a dream that one day on the red hills of Georgia, the sons of former slaves and the sons of former slave owners will be able to sit together at the table of brotherhood.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.
Experience

All experience is an arch wherethrough gleams that untravelled world whose margin fades for ever and for ever when I move.
- Alfred Lord Tennyson
Faith

Faith, to my mind, is a stiffening process, a sort of mental starch.
- E. M. Forster
Fate

Control your fate or somebody else will
- Heinrich von Pierer
Fear

Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. The fearful are caught as often as the bold.
- Helen Keller
Finance

Finance is the art of passing currency from hand to hand until it finally disappears.
- Robert W.Sarnoff
Fitness

Exercise to stimulate, not to annihilate. The world wasn't formed in a day, and neither were we. Set small goals and build upon them.
- Lee Haney
Food

Human beings do not eat nutrients, they eat food.
- Mary Catherine Bateson
Forgiveness

There is no love without forgiveness, and there is no forgiveness without love.
- Bryant H. McGill
Friendship

Friends and good manners will carry you where money won't go.
- Margaret Walker
Funny

God did not intend religion to be an exercise club.
- Naguib Mahfouz
Hardwork

Hard work without talent is a shame, but talent without hard work is a tragedy
- Robert Half
Health

A healthy outside starts from the inside.
- Robert Urich
History

History is philosophy teaching by examples.
- Thucydides
Humour

According as the man is, so must you humour him.
- Jean Racine
Idea

Ideas can be life-changing. Sometimes all you need to open the door is just one more good idea
- Jim Rohn
Ignorance

There is only one good, knowledge, and one evil, ignorance
- Socrates
Imagination

All successful people men and women are big dreamers. They imagine what their future could be, ideal in every respect, and then they work every day toward their distant vision, that goal or purpose.
- Brian Tracy
Inspiration

Grace is the beauty of form under the influence of freedom.
- Friedrich Schiller
Intelligence

Failure is simply the opportunity to begin again, this time more intelligently.
- Henry Ford
Leadership

If you command wisely, you'll be obeyed cheerfully.
- Thomas Fuller
Life

Life well spent is long.
- Leonardo da Vinci
Love

Love is the child of illusion and the parent of disillusion.
- Miguel de Unamuno
Luck

Luck is believing you're lucky
- Tennessee Williams
Marriage

A long marriage is two people trying to dance a duet and two solos at the same time.
- Anne Taylor Fleming
Mathematics

Mathematics is the art of giving the same name to different things.
- Henri Poincare
Media

Social Media is about the people! Not about your business. Provide for the people and the people will provide for you.
- Matt Goulart
Memory

Pleasure is the flower that passes; remembrance, the lasting perfume.
- Jean de Boufflers
Men

Men are at war with each other because each man is at war with himself
- Francis Meehan
Mind

I would rather have a mind opened by wonder than one closed by belief
- Gerry Spence
Money

I am fiercely loyal to those willing to put their money where my mouth is.
- Paul Harvey
Motivation

Chance favours those in motion.
- James Austin
Movies

If my films don't show a profit, I know I'm doing something right.
- Woody Allen
Music

Music is a performance and needs the audience.
- Michael Tippett
Mystery

Secrecy is the element of all goodness; even virtue, even beauty is mysterious.
- Thomas Carlyle
Nature

Every flower is a soul blossoming in nature.
- Gerard De Nerval
Opportunity

We are continually faced by great opportunities brilliantly disguised as insoluble problems.
- Anonymous
Pain

Life is pain, highness. Anyone who tells you differently is selling something.
- William Goldman
Parents

The only way we can be there for our children is to be there for ourselves.
- Anonymous
Passion

Passion is the genesis of genius.
- Anthony Robbins
Patriotism

I realize that patriotism is not enough. I must have no hatred or bitterness towards anyone.
- Edith Cavell
Peace

Peace is not only better than war, but infinitely more arduous.
- George Bernard Shaw
Pet

There's no need for a piece of sculpture in a home that has a cat
- Wesley Bates
Photography

In photography there is a reality so subtle that it becomes more real than reality
- Alfred Stieglitz
Poetry

Out of the quarrel with others we make rhetoric; out of the quarrel with ourselves we make poetry.
- W.B. Yeats
Proverb

A rolling stone gathers no moss
- Anonymous
Questions

Sometimes the questions are complicated and the answers are simple.
- Dr.suess
Religion

Just as the soul fills the body, so God fills the world. Just as the soul bears the body, so God endures the world. Just as the soul sees but is not seen, so God sees but is not seen. Just as the soul feeds the body, so God gives food to the world.
- Marcus Tullius Cicero
Risk

If you're never scared or embarrassed or hurt, it means you never take any chances.
- Julia Sorel
Science

Science is built up of facts, as a house is built of stones; but an accumulation of facts is no more a science than a heap of stones is a house.
- Henri Poincare
Sports

Gold medals aren't really made of gold. They're made of sweat, determination, and a hard-to-find alloy called guts.
- Dan Gable
Success

If you want to achieve things in life, you've just got to do them, and if you're talented and smart, you'll succeed.
- Juliana Hatfield
Talent

Talent is a wonderful thing, but it won't carry a quitter.
- Stephen King
Teacher

Those who educate children well are more to be honored than parents, for these only gave life, those the art of living well.
- Aristotle
Technology

The greatest danger in modern technology isn't that machines will begin to think like people, but that people will begin to think like machines
- Mike Trout
Time

But time growing old teaches all things.
- Aeschylus
Travel

The journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step.
- Lao Tzu
Trust

Trust your hunches. They're usually based on facts filed away just below the conscious level.
- Joyce Brothers
Vision

A leader's role is to raise people's aspirations for what they can become and to release their energies so they will try to get there.
- David Gergen
War

All delays are dangerous in war.
- John Dryden
Wealth

In wealth, many friends; in poverty, not even relatives.
- Japanese Proverb
Wisdom

A prudent question is one-half of wisdom.
- Francis Bacon
Women

Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.
- Robert A. Heinlein
Words

I am simply of the opinion that you cannot be taught to write. You have to spend a lifetime in love with words.
- Craig Claiborne
Work

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

To travel is to discover that everyone is wrong about other countries.
- Aldous Huxley
Writing

May I never grow to old to treasure 'once upon a time'.
- Anonymous
Youth

That's the duty of the old, to be anxious on behalf of the young. And the duty of the young is to scorn the anxiety of the old.
- Philip Pullman