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"If you want to conquer fear, don't sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy."
- Dale Carnegie
"Decisiveness is a characteristic of high-performing men and women. Almost any decision is better than no decision at all."
- Brian Tracy
"What this country needs what every country needs occasionally is a good hard bloody war to revive the vice of patriotism on which its existence as a nation depends."
- Ambrose Bierce
"Be a sinner and sin strongly, but more strongly have faith and rejoice in Christ."
- Martin Luther
"A moments insight is sometimes worth a life's experience."
- Oliver Wendal Holmes
"Of course, there is no question that Libya - and the world - will be better off with Gaddafi out of power. I, along with many other world leaders, have embraced that goal, and will actively pursue it through non-military means. But broadening our military mission to include regime change would be a mistake."
- Barack Obama
"My own early crusade for same-sex marriage, for example, is now mainstream gay politics. It wasn't when I started."
- Andrew Sullivan
"Life is very interesting... in the end, some of your greatest pains, become your greatest strengths."
- Drew Barrymore
"Liberty cannot be preserved without a general knowledge among the people."
- John Quincy Adams
"Well, I think that California has had a history of always spending more money than it takes in."
- Arnold Schwarzenegger
"I just think it is important that you realize , that you're the best in the world. Whether you are a Democrat or Republican or whether you're libertarian or whatever, you are the best. And we should not ever forget that. And when somebody does not do the job, we got to let them go."
- Clint Eastwood
"Work and struggle and never accept an evil that you can change."
- André Gide
"The world expects results. Don't tell others about the labor pains. Show them the baby."
- Anonymous
"If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life."
- Oscar Wilde
"They dream in courtship, but in wedlock wake."
- Alexander Pope
"I met Woz when I was 13, at a friend's garage. He was about 18. He was, like, the first person I met who knew more electronics than I did at that point. We became good friends, because we shared an interest in computer and we had a sense of humor. We pulled all kinds of pranks together."
- Steve Jobs
"I like movies that pop, that have a little bit of candy on, that freedom to have a little bit of extra fun, but are rooted in real behaviour. Rooted in cause and effect, never violating reality."
- Tony Gilroy
"We have one life it soon will be past what we do for God is all that will last."
- Muhammad Ali
"The experience of democracy is like the experience of life itself-always changing, infinite in its variety, sometimes turbulent and all the more valuable for having been tested by adversity."
- Jimmy Carter
"If I start outsourcing all my navigation to a little talking box in my car, I'm sort of screwed. I'm going to lose my car in the parking lot every single time."
- Ken Jennings
"If you smile when no one is around, then you really mean it."
- Andy Rooney
"If you want a love message to be heard, it has got to be sent out. To keep a lamp burning, we have to keep putting oil in it."
- Mother Teresa
"It takes a great man to be a good listener."
- Calvin Coolidge
"You can't blame gravity for falling in love."
- Albert Einstein
"Anyone who doesn't take truth seriously in small matters cannot be trusted in large ones either."
- Albert Einstein
"The best form of government is that which is most likely to prevent the greatest sum of evil."
- James Monroe
"A jest's prosperity lies in the ear of him that hears it, Never in the tongue of him that makes it."
- Samuel Johnson
"All truth is not to be told at all times."
- Thomas Fuller
"The older we get, the quicker Christmas comes, and the younger we are, the quicker it goes."
- Anonymous
"You cannot expect to achieve new goals or move beyond your present circumstances unless you change."
- Les Brown
"To be intimate with a married man, when my own father cheated on my mother, is not something I could forgive. I could not look at myself in the morning if I did that. I wouldn't be attracted to a man who would cheat on his wife."
- Angelina Jolie
"Love is trembling happiness."
- Khalil Gibran
"Stop being conned by the old mantra that says, 'Leaders are cool, managers are dweebs.' Instead, follow the Peters Principle: Leaders are cool. Managers are cool too!"
- Tom Peters
"Man's only true happiness is to live in hope of something to be won by him. Reverence something to be worshipped by him, and love something to be cherished by him, forever."
- John Ruskin
"Eskimo: 'If I did not know about God and sin, would I go to hell?' Priest: 'No, not if you did not know.' Eskimo: 'Then why did you tell me?'"
- Annie Dillard
"A great value of antiquity lies in the fact that its writings are the only ones that modern men still read with exactness."
- Friedrich Nietzsche
"Government is either organized benevolence or organized madness its peculiar magnitude permits no shading."
- John Updike
"Progress was all right. Only it went on too long."
- James Thurber
"I own that I am not a friend to a very energetic government. It is always oppressive."
- Thomas Jefferson
"Old age is like everything else. To make a success of it, you've got to start young."
- Theodore Roosevelt
"The major value in life is not what you get. The major value in life is what you become."
- Jim Rohn
"I do the very best I know how - the very best I can and I mean to keep on doing so until the end."
- Abraham Lincoln
"Passion is momentary love is enduring."
- John Wooden
"The sole art that suits me is that which, rising from unrest, tends toward serenity."
- André Gide
"Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at different speeds. A sense of humor is just common sense, dancing."
- William James
"The only thing that interferes with my learning is my education."
- Albert Einstein
"I can sympathise with people's pains, but not with their pleasures. There is something curiously boring about somebody else's happiness."
- Aldous Huxley
"Jobs for every American is doomed to failure because of modern automation and production. We ought to recognize it and create an income-maintenance system so every single American has the dignity and the wherewithal for shelter, basic food, and medical care. I'm talking about welfare for all. Without it, you're going to have warfare for all."
- Jerry Brown
"The person you consider ignorant and insignificant is the one who came from God, that he might learn bliss from grief and knowledge from gloom."
- Khalil Gibran
"Great hopes make great men."
- Thomas Fuller
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