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*Aesop – “No act of kindness, no matter how small…”

*Anderson, Bob – “The cruel mistress of self-reflection is the…”

*Anderson, Bob – “Reality: We ignore subtle nuance or label it superfluous…

*Angelou, Maya – “A bird doesn’t sing because it has an answer, it sings…”

*Angelou, Maya – “I’ve learned people will forget what you said…”

*Aristotle – “It’s during our darkest moments that we must focus to…”

*Asimov, Isaac – “The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge  faster than…”


*Barrymore, John – “A man is not old until regrets…”

*Billings, Josh (Henry Wheeler Shaw) – “Life consists not in holding good cards…”

*Billings, Josh (Henry Wheeler Shaw) – “There’s a great power in words…”

*Borge, Victor – “Laughter is the shortest distance…”

*Buddha  – Buddha – “Words have the power to both destroy and heal…”

*Buscaglia, Leo  – “Too often we underestimate the power of a touch, a smile, a kind word…”


*Churchill, Winston – “A fanatic is one who can’t change his mind…”

*Churchill, Winston – “Kites fly highest against the wind, not…”

*Confucius – “To be wronged is nothing unless…”

*Covey, Stephen – “I am not a product of circumstances. I am a…”


*Degas, Edgar – “Art is not what you see, but what you…”

*Dyer, Wayne – “If you change the way you look at things…”

*Dyer, Wayne – “When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It’s to…”

*Dyer, Wayne – “You cannot be lonely if you like…”


*Edison, Thomas – “Our greatest weakness lies in giving up…”

*Einstein, Albert – “Anyone who has never made a mistake…”

*Einstein, Albert – “If you judge a fish by its ability to climb a tree…”

*Einstein, Albert – “Reality is merely an illusion…”

*Emerson, Ralph Waldo – “To be yourself in a world that is constantly trying to make you…”

*Erz, Susan – “Millions long for immortality who do not know what to do with…”


*Ferdinand Foch – “The most powerful weapon on earth is the human…”

*Francis of Assisi – “Where there is charity and wisdom…”

*Franklin, Benjamin –  “The best thing to give your enemy is forgiveness. To an opponent…”

*Frisch, Max – “Technology…the knack of so arranging the world that we don’t have to…”


*Gaiman, Neil – “The one thing you have that nobody else has is you. Your…”

*Gandhi, Mahatma – “A man is but a product of his thoughts. What he thinks…”


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*Gibran, Kahlil – “Beauty is not in the face; beauty is…”

*Gibran, Kahlil – “Yesterday is but today’s memory, and tomorrow…”

*Gibran, Kahlil – “Your pain is the breaking of the shell that…”

*Goddard, Robert H – “It is difficult to say what is impossible, for the dream of yesterday is…”

*Gretzky, Wayne – “You’ll always miss 100% of the shots…”

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*Hepburn, Audrey – “To plant a garden is to believe in…”

*Heraclitus – “You cannot step into the same river…”

*Heraclitus – ” There is nothing permanent except…”

*Huxley, Aldous “Experience teaches only the…”

*Huxley, Aldous – “Facts do not cease to exist because they…”



*Jefferson, Thomas – It is neither wealth nor splendor; but tranquility and occupation which…”

*Jefferson, Thomas – “Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from…”

*Josephson, Terry – “No matter where you go or what you do you live your life…”

*Jung, Carl Gustav – “The meeting of two personalities is like the contact of two chemical…”


*Keane, Bill – “Yesterday’s the past, tomorrow’s the future, but today is…”

*Keller, Helen – “Alone we can do so little…”

*Keller, Helen – “Keep your face to the sunshine and you…”

*Keller, Helen – “The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or…”

*Kennedy, John F. – “As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation…”

*King, Martin Luther – “Darkness cannot drive out darkness, only…”

*King, Martin Luther – “Faith is taking the first step even when you…”

*King, Martin Luther – “Only in the darkness can you see…”


*Lennon, John – “Life is what happens when you are busy…”

*Lincoln, Abraham – “If we magnified our successes as much as we magnify our disappointments…”

*Lovasik, Lawrence G.  – “Kind words are a creative force, a power that concurs in the building up…”

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*Madame de Stael – “Love is a symbol of eternity. It wipes out all sense of…”

*Mencken, Henry Louis – “Love is the triumph of imagination over…”

*Michelangelo – “I saw an angel in the marble and carved until…”

*Monapert, Alfred A. – “Do not confuse motion and progress. A rocking horse…”

*Mother Teresa – “If we have no peace it is because we have forgotten that we…”

*Mother Teresa – “Spread love wherever you go. Let no one ever come to you…”


*Nietzsche, Friedrich – “You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way,  the correct way…”

*Nin, Anais – “It is the function of art to renew our perception. What we are familiar with…”



*Paige, Satchel – “How old would you be if you didn’t…”

*Paige, Satchel – “Work like you don’t need the money. Love like you’ve never been…”

*Pasteur, Louis – “A bottle of wine contains more philosophy than all…”




*Schopenhauer, Arthur – “Every man takes the limits of his own field of vision for…”


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*Schopenhauer, Arthur – “Talent hits a target no one else can hit. Genius hits…”

*Schultz, Charles – “Life is like a ten speed bike. Most of us have…”

*Seneca, Lucius Annaeus – “Every new beginning comes from some other…”

*Shakespeare, William – “Expectation is the root of all…”

*Sheinwold, Alfred – “Learn all you can from the mistakes of others…”

*Staubach, Roger – “There are no traffic jams along the…”

*Shaw, George Bernard – “Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is…”

*Swift, Jonathon – “Vision is the art of seeing what is…”


*Thatcher, Margaret – “It is not the creation of wealth that is wrong, but the love of money for…”

*Thoreau, Henry David – “If a man does not keep pace with his companions, perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer. Let him…”

*Thoreau, Henry David – “It’s not what you look at that matters, it’s what…”

*Thoreau, Henry David – “Men have become the tool of…”

*Tzu, Lao – “A journey of 1000 miles begins with a…”

*Twain, Mark – “Anger is an acid that can do more harm to the vessel in which it is…”

*Twain, Mark – “Courage is the resistance to fear, mastery of fear – not…”

*Mark Twain – “If you tell the truth, you don’t have to…”

*Twain, Mark – “Let us live so that when we die even the undertaker…”



Van Dyke, Henry – “Use what talents you possess; the woods would be very silent if…”

Voltaire – “Judge a man by his questions rather than…”


*Ward, William Arthur – “In the face of unjust criticism we can become bitter or better…”

*Wilde, Oscar – “Most people are other people. Their thoughts are someone else’s…”




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