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quote by Italian Proverb: It is not enough to aim, you must hit. with background image: pink dahlia in bloom
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It is not enough to aim, you must hit.

--Italian Proverb
quote by Arthur C. Clarke: The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible. with background image: photo of author Arthur C. Clarke with quote

The only way of finding the limits of the possible is by going beyond them into the impossible.

--Arthur C. Clarke
quote by Carl Bard: Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending. with background image: rock formation under starry skies
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Though no one can go back and make a brand new start, anyone can start from now and make a brand new ending.

--Carl Bard
quote by John F. Kennedy: If not us, who? If not now, when? with background image: photo of author John F. Kennedy with quote

If not us, who? If not now, when?

--John F. Kennedy
quote by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: Live each day as if your life had just begun. with background image: photo of author Johann Wolfgang von Goethe with quote

Live each day as if your life had just begun.

--Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
quote by J. G. Holland: There is no royal road to anything. One thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast, withers as rapidly. That which grows slowly, endures. with background image: photo of author J. G. Holland with quote

There is no royal road to anything. One thing at a time, all things in succession. That which grows fast, withers as rapidly. That which grows slowly, endures.

--J. G. Holland
quote by Dennis P. Kimbro: Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it. with background image: landscape photography of mountain
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Life is 10% what happens to us and 90% how we react to it.

--Dennis P. Kimbro

quote by John C. Maxwell: Sometimes you win, sometimes you learn. with background image: photo of author John C. Maxwell with quote

Sometimes you win, sometimes you learn.

--John C. Maxwell
quote by Melinda Gates: A woman with a voice is by definition a strong woman. But the search to find that voice can be remarkably difficult. with background image: photo of author Melinda Gates with quote

A woman with a voice is by definition a strong woman. But the search to find that voice can be remarkably difficult.

--Melinda Gates
quote by Steve Jobs: The only way to do great work is to love what you do. with background image: silhouette photo of six persons on top of mountain
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The only way to do great work is to love what you do.

--Steve Jobs

Longer Version:

The only way to be truly satisfied is to do what you believe is great work. And the only way to do great work is to love what you do. If you haven't found it yet, keep looking. Don't settle. As with all matters of the heart, you'll know when you find it.


quote by Abraham Lincoln: You can have anything you want, if you want it badly enough. with background image: photo of author Abraham Lincoln with quote

You can have anything you want, if you want it badly enough.

--Abraham Lincoln
quote by Brené Brown: Vulnerability is our most accurate measurement of courage. with background image: photo of author Brené Brown with quote

Vulnerability is our most accurate measurement of courage.

--Brené Brown
quote by Eleanor Roosevelt: Do one thing every day that scares you. with background image: photo of author Eleanor Roosevelt with quote

Do one thing every day that scares you.

--Eleanor Roosevelt
quote by Bodhidharma: All know the way, but few actually walk it. with background image: photo of author Bodhidharma with quote

All know the way, but few actually walk it.

--Bodhidharma
quote by Unknown Author: Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional. with background image: pink flowers with white background
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Pain is inevitable. Suffering is optional.

--Unknown Author
quote by David Mitchell: Travel far enough, you meet yourself. with background image: photo of author David Mitchell with quote

Travel far enough, you meet yourself.

--David Mitchell
quote by Maya Angelou: Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away. with background image: photo of author Maya Angelou with quote

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away.

--Maya Angelou

Longer Version:

Life is not measured by the number of breaths we take, but by the moments that take our breath away,.


quote by Rumi: Ignore those that make you fearful and sad, that degrade you back towards disease and death. with background image: photo of author Rumi with quote

Ignore those that make you fearful and sad, that degrade you back towards disease and death.

--Rumi
quote by Kahlil Gibran: I slept and I dreamed that life is all joy. I woke and I saw that life is all service. I served and I saw that service is joy. with background image: photo of author Kahlil Gibran with quote

I slept and I dreamed that life is all joy. I woke and I saw that life is all service. I served and I saw that service is joy.

--Kahlil Gibran
quote by Buddhist saying: Rule your mind or it will rule you. with background image: photo of author Buddhist saying with quote

Rule your mind or it will rule you.

--Buddhist saying
quote by William Arthur Ward: Study while others are sleeping;
work while others are loafing;
prepare while others are playing;
and dream while others are wishing. with background image: galaxy
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Study while others are sleeping;
work while others are loafing;
prepare while others are playing;
and dream while others are wishing.

--William Arthur Ward
quote by Neil Gaiman: Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten. with background image: photo of author Neil Gaiman with quote

Fairy tales are more than true: not because they tell us that dragons exist, but because they tell us that dragons can be beaten.

--Neil Gaiman
quote by Martin Luther King Jr. : Only in the darkness can you see the stars. with background image: photo of author Martin Luther King Jr.  with quote

Only in the darkness can you see the stars.

--Martin Luther King Jr.
quote by Seth Godin: If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try. with background image: photo of author Seth Godin with quote

If it scares you, it might be a good thing to try.

--Seth Godin
quote by Sheryl Sandberg: Done is better than perfect. with background image: photo of author Sheryl Sandberg with quote

Done is better than perfect.

--Sheryl Sandberg
quote by Chuck Close: Inspiration is for amateurs. The rest of us just show up and get to work. with background image: photo of author Chuck Close with quote

Inspiration is for amateurs. The rest of us just show up and get to work.

--Chuck Close
quote by Ayn Rand: The question isn't who's going to let me; it's who is going to stop me. with background image: photo of author Ayn Rand with quote

The question isn't who's going to let me; it's who is going to stop me.

--Ayn Rand
quote by Fyodor Dostoevsky: It is not the brains that matter most, but that which guides them -- the character, the heart, generous qualities, progressive ideas. with background image: photo of author Fyodor Dostoevsky with quote

It is not the brains that matter most, but that which guides them -- the character, the heart, generous qualities, progressive ideas.

--Fyodor Dostoevsky
quote by Confucius: A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake. with background image: photo of author Confucius with quote

A man who has committed a mistake and doesn't correct it is committing another mistake.

--Confucius
quote by Chinese Proverb: Do good, reap good; do evil, reap evil. with background image: woman carrying toddler on seashore
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Do good, reap good; do evil, reap evil.

--Chinese Proverb
quote by Jack London: The greatest of the arts is the conquering of men. with background image: photo of author Jack London with quote

The greatest of the arts is the conquering of men.

--Jack London
quote by Fyodor Dostoevsky: Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep heart. The really great men must, I think, have great sadness on earth. with background image: photo of author Fyodor Dostoevsky with quote

Pain and suffering are always inevitable for a large intelligence and a deep heart. The really great men must, I think, have great sadness on earth.

--Fyodor Dostoevsky
quote by Soren Kierkegaard: Wherever there is a crowd there is untruth. with background image: photo of author Søren Kierkegaard with quote

Wherever there is a crowd there is untruth.

--Soren Kierkegaard
quote by Naval Ravikant: It's only pain that can make you change. with background image: photo of author Naval Ravikant with quote

It's only pain that can make you change.

--Naval Ravikant
quote by Nathan Gotch: Don't work more. Focus more. with background image: green trees on forest during daytime
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Don't work more. Focus more.

--Nathan Gotch
quote by David Allen: You can do anything, but not everything. with background image: fawn pug in close up photography
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You can do anything, but not everything.

--David Allen
quote by Joseph Conrad: The mind of man is capable of anything. with background image: photo of author Joseph Conrad with quote

The mind of man is capable of anything.

--Joseph Conrad
quote by Milan Kundera: A man is responsible for his ignorance. with background image: brown and black tiger near body of water
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A man is responsible for his ignorance.

--Milan Kundera
quote by Andrew Jackson: One man with courage makes a majority. with background image: photo of author Andrew Jackson with quote

One man with courage makes a majority.

--Andrew Jackson
quote by Naval Ravikant: Get wealthy, get healthy, get happy. with background image: photo of author Naval Ravikant with quote

Get wealthy, get healthy, get happy.

--Naval Ravikant
quote by Eckhart Tolle: Make peace with the present moment. with background image: photo of author Eckhart Tolle with quote

Make peace with the present moment.

--Eckhart Tolle
quote by Jack Butcher: Outmaneuver your old self. with background image: selective focus photography of stones on sand
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Outmaneuver your old self.

--Jack Butcher
quote by George Orwell: Man serves the interests of no creature except himself. with background image: photo of author George Orwell with quote

Man serves the interests of no creature except himself.

--George Orwell
quote by Arthur Schopenhauer: A sense of humour is the only divine quality of man. with background image: photo of author Arthur Schopenhauer with quote

A sense of humour is the only divine quality of man.

--Arthur Schopenhauer
quote by Vincent van Gogh: The heart of man is very much like the sea, it has its storms, it has its tides and in its depths it has its pearls too. with background image: photo of author Vincent van Gogh with quote

The heart of man is very much like the sea, it has its storms, it has its tides and in its depths it has its pearls too.

--Vincent van Gogh
quote by Oscar Wilde: I like men who have a future and women who have a past. with background image: photo of author Oscar Wilde with quote

I like men who have a future and women who have a past.

--Oscar Wilde
quote by Jordan Peterson: What you aim at determines what you see. with background image: photo of author Jordan Peterson with quote

What you aim at determines what you see.

--Jordan Peterson
quote by Edith Sodergran: The inner fire is the most important thing mankind possesses. with background image: empty road towards mountains
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The inner fire is the most important thing mankind possesses.

--Edith Sodergran
quote by Soren Kierkegaard: The crucial thing is to find a truth which is truth for me, to find the idea for which I am willing to live and die. with background image: photo of author Søren Kierkegaard with quote

The crucial thing is to find a truth which is truth for me, to find the idea for which I am willing to live and die.

--Soren Kierkegaard
quote by Oscar Wilde: To have become a deeper man is the privilege of those who have suffered. with background image: photo of author Oscar Wilde with quote

To have become a deeper man is the privilege of those who have suffered.

--Oscar Wilde
quote by Confucius: A great man is hard on himself; a small man is hard on others. with background image: photo of author Confucius with quote

A great man is hard on himself; a small man is hard on others.

--Confucius
quote by Anton Chekhov: Man is what he believes. with background image: photo of author Anton Chekhov with quote

Man is what he believes.

--Anton Chekhov
quote by Sigmund Freud: One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful. with background image: photo of author Sigmund Freud with quote

One day, in retrospect, the years of struggle will strike you as the most beautiful.

--Sigmund Freud
quote by Kurt Vonnegut: We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be. with background image: man in black shirt wearing cowboy hat

We are what we pretend to be, so we must be careful about what we pretend to be.

--Kurt Vonnegut
quote by Michel de Montaigne: Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know. with background image: photo of author Michel de Montaigne with quote

Nothing is so firmly believed as that which we least know.

--Michel de Montaigne
quote by Muhammad Ali Jinnah: I do not believe in taking the right decision, I take a decision and make it right. with background image: photo of author Muhammad Ali Jinnah with quote

I do not believe in taking the right decision, I take a decision and make it right.

--Muhammad Ali Jinnah
quote by Charles Bukowski: You have to die a few times before you can really live. with background image: photo of author Charles Bukowski with quote

You have to die a few times before you can really live.

--Charles Bukowski
quote by Charles Bukowski: Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must lead. with background image: photo of author Charles Bukowski with quote

Some people never go crazy. What truly horrible lives they must lead.

--Charles Bukowski
quote by Zhuang Zhou: You will always find an answer in the sound of water. with background image: photo of author Zhuang Zhou with quote

You will always find an answer in the sound of water.

--Zhuangzi
quote by Socrates: To find yourself, think for yourself. with background image: photo of author Socrates with quote

To find yourself, think for yourself.

--Socrates
quote by Aristotle: There is no great genius without a mixture of madness. with background image: photo of author Aristotle with quote

There is no great genius without a mixture of madness.

--Aristotle
quote by Martin Luther: You have as much laughter as you have faith. with background image: photo of author Martin Luther with quote

You have as much laughter as you have faith.

--Martin Luther
quote by John Steinbeck: What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness. with background image: shallow focus photography of snowflake
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What good is the warmth of summer, without the cold of winter to give it sweetness.

--John Steinbeck
quote by Sylvia Plath: I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart. I am, I am, I am. with background image: photo of author Sylvia Plath with quote

I took a deep breath and listened to the old brag of my heart. I am, I am, I am.

--Sylvia Plath
quote by William Faulkner: I believe that man will not merely endure; he will prevail. with background image: photo of author William Faulkner with quote

I believe that man will not merely endure; he will prevail.

--William Faulkner

Longer Version:

I believe that man will not merely endure. He will prevail. He is immortal, not because he alone among creatures has an inexhaustible voice, but because he has a soul, a spirit capable of compassion and sacrifice and endurance.


quote by Barack Obama: We did not come to fear the future. We came here to shape it. with background image: photo of author Barack Obama with quote

We did not come to fear the future. We came here to shape it.

--Barack Obama
quote by Walt Whitman: Resist much, obey little. with background image: photo of author Walt Whitman with quote

Resist much, obey little.

--Walt Whitman
quote by Jean-Paul Sartre: We are our choices. with background image: photo of author Jean-Paul Sartre with quote

We are our choices.

--Jean-Paul Sartre
quote by Jack Kerouac: Pain or love or danger makes you real again. with background image: cactus flowers
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Pain or love or danger makes you real again.

--Jack Kerouac
quote by Naval Ravikant: You make your own luck if you stay at it long enough. with background image: photo of author Naval Ravikant with quote

You make your own luck if you stay at it long enough.

--Naval Ravikant
quote by James Allen: You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as your dominant aspiration. with background image: photo of author James Allen with quote

You will become as small as your controlling desire; as great as your dominant aspiration.

--James Allen
quote by Albert Einstein: We have to do the best we are capable of. This is our sacred human responsibility. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

We have to do the best we are capable of. This is our sacred human responsibility.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Sam Altman: Extreme people get extreme results. with background image: photo of author Sam Altman with quote

Extreme people get extreme results.

--Sam Altman
quote by Ernest Hemingway: There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self. with background image: photo of author Ernest Hemingway with quote

There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow man; true nobility is being superior to your former self.

--Ernest Hemingway
quote by Sylvia Plath: I have the choice of being constantly active and happy or introspectively passive and sad. Or I can go mad by ricocheting in between. with background image: photo of author Sylvia Plath with quote

I have the choice of being constantly active and happy or introspectively passive and sad. Or I can go mad by ricocheting in between.

--Sylvia Plath
quote by Dan Brown: Everything is possible. The impossible just takes longer. with background image: white wooden table near brown chair
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Everything is possible. The impossible just takes longer.

--Dan Brown
quote by Sigmund Freud: From error to error one discovers the entire truth. with background image: photo of author Sigmund Freud with quote

From error to error one discovers the entire truth.

--Sigmund Freud
quote by Zig Ziglar: Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations. with background image: landscape photography of mountains with cloudy skies during golden hour
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Difficult roads often lead to beautiful destinations.

--Zig Ziglar
quote by Euripides: The wisest men follow their own direction. with background image: photo of author Euripides with quote

The wisest men follow their own direction.

--Euripides

Longer Version:

The wisest men follow their own direction
And listen to no prophet guiding them.
None but the fools believe in oracles,
Forsaking their own judgment.


quote by Stephen King: The scariest moment is always just before you start. with background image: sunflower field under white sky during daytime
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The scariest moment is always just before you start.

--Stephen King

Longer Version:

The scariest moment is always just before you start. After that, things can only get better.


quote by Unknown Author: Every next level of your life will demand a different you. with background image: dome tent with galaxy with stars
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Every next level of your life will demand a different you.

--Unknown Author
quote by Maya Angelou: You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of… with background image: photo of author Maya Angelou with quote

You may encounter many defeats, but you must not be defeated. In fact, it may be necessary to encounter the defeats, so you can know who you are, what you can rise from, how you can still come out of it.

--Maya Angelou
quote by Neil Gaiman: Sometimes you wake up. Sometimes the fall kills you. And sometimes, when you fall, you fly. with background image: photo of author Neil Gaiman with quote

Sometimes you wake up. Sometimes the fall kills you. And sometimes, when you fall, you fly.

--Neil Gaiman
quote by Harvey MacKay: Amateurs wait for inspiration. The real pros get up and go to work. with background image: photo of author Harvey MacKay with quote

Amateurs wait for inspiration. The real pros get up and go to work.

--Harvey MacKay
quote by Paulo Coelho: Whenever you want to achieve something, keep your eyes open, concentrate and make sure you know exactly what it is you want. No one can hit their target with their eyes closed. with background image: photo of author Paulo Coelho with quote

Whenever you want to achieve something, keep your eyes open, concentrate and make sure you know exactly what it is you want. No one can hit their target with their eyes closed.

--Paulo Coelho
quote by Elizabeth Barrett Browning: Light tomorrow with today. with background image: photo of author Elizabeth Barrett Browning with quote

Light tomorrow with today.

--Elizabeth Barrett Browning

Longer Version:

Light tomorrow with today!


quote by John Wooden: Make each day your masterpiece. with background image: photo of author John Wooden with quote

Make each day your masterpiece.

--John Wooden
quote by Ralph Waldo Emerson: The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be. with background image: photo of author Ralph Waldo Emerson with quote

The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be.

--Ralph Waldo Emerson
quote by Japanese Proverb: Fall seven times, stand up eight. with background image: sunset
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Fall seven times, stand up eight.

--Japanese Proverb
quote by Fyodor Dostoevsky: What is hell? I maintain that it is the suffering of being unable to love. with background image: photo of author Fyodor Dostoevsky with quote

What is hell? I maintain that it is the suffering of being unable to love.

--Fyodor Dostoevsky
quote by Andre Gide: It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not. with background image: photo of author Andre Gide with quote

It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.

--Andre Gide
quote by Publius Vergilius Maro: Fortune sides with him who dares. with background image: person sitting on chair holding iPad
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Fortune sides with him who dares.

--Virgil
quote by Seneca the Younger: Do not ask for what you will wish you had not got. with background image: photo of author Seneca the Younger with quote

Do not ask for what you will wish you had not got.

--Lucius Annaeus Seneca
quote by Dudley Field Malone: I have never in my life learned anything from any man who agreed with me. with background image: red tulip flowers under calm blue sky
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I have never in my life learned anything from any man who agreed with me.

--Dudley Field Malone
quote by Ronnie Lott: If you can believe it, the mind can achieve it. with background image: silhouette photography of person
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If you can believe it, the mind can achieve it.

--Ronnie Lott
quote by Henry James: Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact. with background image: laughing woman photo
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Be not afraid of life. Believe that life is worth living, and your belief will help create the fact.

--Henry James
quote by Kin Hubbard: Live so that you can at least get the benefit of the doubt. with background image: photo of author Kin Hubbard with quote

Live so that you can at least get the benefit of the doubt.

--Kin Hubbard
quote by Albert Einstein: Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing. with background image: photo of author Albert Einstein with quote

Sometimes one pays most for the things one gets for nothing.

--Albert Einstein
quote by Alexandre Dumas: All for one and one for all. with background image: photo of author Alexandre Dumas with quote

All for one and one for all.

--Alexandre Dumas
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