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quote by Dogen: Do not think you will necessarily be aware of your own enlightenment. with background image: photo of author Dogen with quote

Do not think you will necessarily be aware of your own enlightenment.

--Dogen
quote by Aesop: Please all, and you will please none. with background image: photo of author Aesop with quote

Please all, and you will please none.

--Aesop
quote by Yoko Ono: You change the world by being yourself. with background image: photo of author Yoko Ono with quote

You change the world by being yourself.

--Yoko Ono
quote by Publius Vergilius Maro: They can because they think they can. with background image: photo of author Publius Vergilius Maro with quote

They can because they think they can.

--Virgil
quote by Vin Scully: Good is not good when better is expected. with background image: photo of author Vin Scully with quote

Good is not good when better is expected.

--Vin Scully
quote by William Whewell: Every failure is a step to success. with background image: photo of author William Whewell with quote

Every failure is a step to success.

--William Whewell
quote by Winston Churchill: The price of greatness is responsibility. with background image: business sharing phone wallpaper
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The price of greatness is responsibility.

--Winston Churchill
quote by William Shakespeare: It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves. with background image: photo of author William Shakespeare with quote

It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves.

--William Shakespeare
quote by William James: Belief creates the actual fact. with background image: photo of author William James with quote

Belief creates the actual fact.

--William James
quote by Will Durant: We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. with background image: photo of author Will Durant with quote

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit.

--Will Durant
quote by Wayne Gretzky: The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it. with background image: photo of author Wayne Gretzky with quote

The highest compliment that you can pay me is to say that I work hard every day, that I never dog it.

--Wayne Gretzky
quote by Wayne W. Dyer: It's never crowded along the extra mile. with background image: green leaf in close up photography
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It's never crowded along the extra mile.

--Wayne W. Dyer
quote by Warren Buffett: Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago. with background image: photo of author Warren Buffett with quote

Someone is sitting in the shade today because someone planted a tree a long time ago.

--Warren Buffett
quote by Walt Whitman: We convince by our presence. with background image: photo of author Walt Whitman with quote

We convince by our presence.

--Walt Whitman
quote by Walt Whitman: I exist as I am, that is enough. with background image: photo of author Walt Whitman with quote

I exist as I am, that is enough.

--Walt Whitman
quote by Walt Whitman: And your very flesh shall be a great poem. with background image: photo of author Walt Whitman with quote

And your very flesh shall be a great poem.

--Walt Whitman
quote by Walt Whitman: I celebrate myself, and sing myself. with background image: photo of author Walt Whitman with quote

I celebrate myself, and sing myself.

--Walt Whitman
quote by Walt Disney: It's kind of fun to do the impossible. with background image: photo of author Walt Disney with quote

It's kind of fun to do the impossible.

--Walt Disney
quote by W. Edwards Deming: We are here to make another world. with background image: photo of author W. Edwards Deming with quote

We are here to make another world.

--W. Edwards Deming
quote by Taisen Deshimaru: Think with your whole body. with background image: person wearing brown and white watch
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Think with your whole body.

--Taisen Deshimaru
quote by Tyler Perry: He who has the gold makes the rules. with background image: photo of author Tyler Perry with quote

He who has the gold makes the rules.

--Tyler Perry
quote by Tony Robbins: We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish. with background image: water droplets on green leaf
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We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.

--Tony Robbins
quote by Tony Robbins: It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped. with background image: photo of author Tony Robbins with quote

It is in your moments of decision that your destiny is shaped.

--Tony Robbins
quote by Thomas Mann: A harmful truth is better than a useful lie. with background image: photo of author Thomas Mann with quote

A harmful truth is better than a useful lie.

--Thomas Mann
quote by Thomas Carlyle: No pressure, no diamonds. with background image: photo of author Thomas Carlyle with quote

No pressure, no diamonds.

--Thomas Carlyle
quote by Thomas Edison: Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. with background image: multicolored heart LED light on wall
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Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration.

--Thomas Edison

Longer Version:

Genius is one percent inspiration and ninety-nine percent perspiration. As a result, a genius is often a talented person who has simply done all of his homework.


quote by Thomas Edison: If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves. with background image: photo of author Thomas Edison with quote

If we did all the things we are capable of, we would literally astound ourselves.

--Thomas Edison
quote by Theodore Roosevelt: Do what you can, with what you have, where you are. with background image: photo of pine tree
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Do what you can, with what you have, where you are.

--Theodore Roosevelt
quote by Theodore Roosevelt: With self-discipline most anything is possible. with background image: photo of author Theodore Roosevelt with quote

With self-discipline most anything is possible.

--Theodore Roosevelt

quote by Sharon Begley: Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known. with background image: photo of author Sharon Begley with quote

Somewhere, something incredible is waiting to be known.

--Sharon Begley
quote by Steffi Graf: When you lose a couple of times, it makes you realize how difficult it is to win. with background image: photo of author Steffi Graf with quote

When you lose a couple of times, it makes you realize how difficult it is to win.

--Steffi Graf
quote by Sandy Koufax: I became a good pitcher when I stopped trying to make them miss the ball and started trying to make them hit it. with background image: photo of author Sandy Koufax with quote

I became a good pitcher when I stopped trying to make them miss the ball and started trying to make them hit it.

--Sandy Koufax
quote by Sivananda Saraswati: Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success. with background image: photo of author Sivananda Saraswati with quote

Put your heart, mind, and soul into even your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.

--Sivananda Saraswati
quote by Steve Jobs: Everyone here has the sense that right now is one of those moments when we are influencing the future. with background image: photo of author Steve Jobs with quote

Everyone here has the sense that right now is one of those moments when we are influencing the future.

--Steve Jobs
quote by Soren Kierkegaard: There is nothing with which every man is so afraid as getting to know how enormously much he is capable of doing and becoming. with background image: photo of author Soren Kierkegaard with quote

There is nothing with which every man is so afraid as getting to know how enormously much he is capable of doing and becoming.

--Soren Kierkegaard
quote by Sigmund Freud: The mind is like an iceberg, it floats with one-seventh of its bulk above water. with background image: photo of author Sigmund Freud with quote

The mind is like an iceberg, it floats with one-seventh of its bulk above water.

--Sigmund Freud
quote by Samuel Goldwyn: The harder I work, the luckier I get. with background image: photo of author Samuel Goldwyn with quote

The harder I work, the luckier I get.

--Samuel Goldwyn
quote by Rosalynn Carter: You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through. with background image: photo of author Rosalynn Carter with quote

You have to have confidence in your ability, and then be tough enough to follow through.

--Rosalynn Carter
quote by Rosa Parks: Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others. with background image: photo of author Rosa Parks with quote

Memories of our lives, of our works and our deeds will continue in others.

--Rosa Parks
quote by Robert H. Schuller: What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail? with background image: photo of author Robert H. Schuller with quote

What great thing would you attempt if you knew you could not fail?

--Robert H. Schuller
quote by Rainer Maria Rilke: The only journey is the one within. with background image: photo of author Rainer Maria Rilke with quote

The only journey is the one within.

--Rainer Maria Rilke
quote by Ray Kroc: Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get. with background image: photo of author Ray Kroc with quote

Luck is a dividend of sweat. The more you sweat, the luckier you get.

--Ray Kroc
quote by Rabindranath Tagore: Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky. with background image: photo of author Rabindranath Tagore with quote

Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.

--Rabindranath Tagore
quote by Oscar Wilde: We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. with background image: low angle photography of gray concrete building
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We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars.

--Oscar Wilde

Longer Version:

We are all in the gutter, but some of us are looking at the stars. We all have clouds above us but some see their silver linings. We all face difficulties but some of us are grateful that they aren't worse.


quote by Og Mandino: Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later. with background image: photo of author Og Mandino with quote

Always do your best. What you plant now, you will harvest later.

--Og Mandino
quote by Pierre-Joseph Proudhon: When deeds speak, words are nothing. with background image: gray and white bird on red and yellow leaves
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When deeds speak, words are nothing.

--Pierre-Joseph Proudhon
quote by Princess Diana: Only do what your heart tells you. with background image: pink and white flowers in tilt shift lens
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Only do what your heart tells you.

--Princess Diana
quote by Plutarch: Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly. with background image: photo of author Plutarch with quote

Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly.

--Plutarch
quote by Plutarch: Do not speak of your happiness to one less fortunate than yourself. with background image: photo of author Plutarch with quote

Do not speak of your happiness to one less fortunate than yourself.

--Plutarch
quote by Phil Jackson: Wisdom is always an overmatch for strength. with background image: body of water near mountains
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Wisdom is always an overmatch for strength.

--Phil Jackson
quote by Pat Riley: Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better. with background image: photo of author Pat Riley with quote

Excellence is the gradual result of always striving to do better.

--Pat Riley
quote by Nolan Bushnell: The ultimate inspiration is the deadline. with background image: photo of author Nolan Bushnell with quote

The ultimate inspiration is the deadline.

--Nolan Bushnell
quote by Norman Vincent Peale: Change your thoughts and you change your world. with background image: three women sitting on rock near body of water
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Change your thoughts and you change your world.

--Norman Vincent Peale
quote by Napoleon Hill: Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements. with background image: photo of author Napoleon Hill with quote

Cherish your visions and your dreams as they are the children of your soul, the blueprints of your ultimate achievements.

--Napoleon Hill
quote by Napoleon Hill: A goal is a dream with a deadline. with background image: photo of author Napoleon Hill with quote

A goal is a dream with a deadline.

--Napoleon Hill
quote by Napoleon Hill: Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve. with background image: man in orange jacket and black pants doing snow ski during daytime
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Whatever the mind of man can conceive and believe, it can achieve.

--Napoleon Hill
quote by Napoleon Hill: Your big opportunity may be right where you are now. with background image: photo of author Napoleon Hill with quote

Your big opportunity may be right where you are now.

--Napoleon Hill
quote by Matthew Prior: Hope is but the dream of those who wake. with background image: green mountains under blue sky during daytime

Hope is but the dream of those who wake.

--Matthew Prior
quote by Mike Singletary: Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play. with background image: photo of author Mike Singletary with quote

Do you know what my favorite part of the game is? The opportunity to play.

--Mike Singletary
quote by Michael Korda: One way to keep momentum going is to have constantly greater goals. with background image: man in orange jacket and black pants doing snow ski during daytime
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One way to keep momentum going is to have constantly greater goals.

--Michael Korda
quote by Miguel de Cervantes: In order to attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd. with background image: assorted books on wooden table
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In order to attain the impossible, one must attempt the absurd.

--Miguel de Cervantes
quote by Michael Jordan: If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome. with background image: photo of author Michael Jordan with quote

If you accept the expectations of others, especially negative ones, then you never will change the outcome.

--Michael Jordan
quote by Maya Angelou: My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style. with background image: photo of author Maya Angelou with quote

My mission in life is not merely to survive, but to thrive; and to do so with some passion, some compassion, some humor, and some style.

--Maya Angelou
quote by Martin Luther King Jr. : Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter. with background image: photo of author Martin Luther King Jr.  with quote

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

--Martin Luther King Jr.
quote by Martin Luther King Jr. : The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy. with background image: yellow and red color textile
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The ultimate measure of a man is not where he stands in moments of comfort and convenience, but where he stands at times of challenge and controversy.

--Martin Luther King Jr.
quote by Martin Luther: Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree. with background image: photo of author Martin Luther with quote

Even if I knew that tomorrow the world would go to pieces, I would still plant my apple tree.

--Martin Luther
quote by Margaret Fuller: Today a reader, tomorrow a leader. with background image: three person pointing the silver laptop computer
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Today a reader, tomorrow a leader.

--Margaret Fuller
quote by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus: Each day provides its own gifts. with background image: photo of author Marcus Aurelius Antoninus with quote

Each day provides its own gifts.

--Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
quote by Marcus Aurelius Antoninus: Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart. with background image: photo of author Marcus Aurelius Antoninus with quote

Accept the things to which fate binds you, and love the people with whom fate brings you together, but do so with all your heart.

--Marcus Aurelius Antoninus
quote by Malala Yousafzai: I want to make this world perfect. with background image: photo of author Malala Yousafzai with quote

I want to make this world perfect.

--Malala Yousafzai
quote by Malala Yousafzai: Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world. with background image: photo of author Malala Yousafzai with quote

Let us remember: One book, one pen, one child, and one teacher can change the world.

--Malala Yousafzai
quote by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar: One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team. with background image: photo of author Kareem Abdul-Jabbar with quote

One man can be a crucial ingredient on a team, but one man cannot make a team.

--Kareem Abdul-Jabbar
quote by Lucy Larcom: If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it. with background image: photo of author Lucy Larcom with quote

If the world seems cold to you, kindle fires to warm it.

--Lucy Larcom
quote by Lou Holtz: How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser. with background image: photo of author Lou Holtz with quote

How you respond to the challenge in the second half will determine what you become after the game, whether you are a winner or a loser.

--Lou Holtz
quote by Les Brown: Shoot for the moon and if you miss you will still be among the stars. with background image: photo of author Les Brown with quote

Shoot for the moon and if you miss you will still be among the stars.

--Les Brown
quote by Leonardo da Vinci: Learning never exhausts the mind. with background image: photo of author Leonardo da Vinci with quote

Learning never exhausts the mind.

--Leonardo da Vinci
quote by LeBron James: I like criticism. It makes you strong. with background image: photo of author LeBron James with quote

I like criticism. It makes you strong.

--LeBron James
quote by Mahatma Gandhi: In a gentle way, you can shake the world. with background image: photo of author Mahatma Gandhi with quote

In a gentle way, you can shake the world.

--Mahatma Gandhi
quote by James Rouse: Whatever ought to be, can be. with background image: black bird on brown tree branch during daytime
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Whatever ought to be, can be.

--James Rouse

If you can imagine it, we can make it.

--John Dykstra
quote by Jack Johnson: Don't let your dreams be dreams. with background image: photo of author Jack Johnson with quote

Don't let your dreams be dreams.

--Jack Johnson
quote by Joseph Joubert: You will find poetry nowhere unless you bring some of it with you. with background image: Arizona landscape
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You will find poetry nowhere unless you bring some of it with you.

--Joseph Joubert
quote by Joe Namath: When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. And when you have fun, you can do amazing things. with background image: photo of author Joe Namath with quote

When you have confidence, you can have a lot of fun. And when you have fun, you can do amazing things.

--Joe Namath
quote by Jules Renard: Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it. with background image: silhouette photo of couple standing on beach watching sunset
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Everything you want is out there waiting for you to ask. Everything you want also wants you. But you have to take action to get it.

--Jules Renard
quote by Joseph Campbell: A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself. with background image: photo of author Joseph Campbell with quote

A hero is someone who has given his or her life to something bigger than oneself.

--Joseph Campbell
quote by Joseph B. Wirthlin: You are stronger than you think. with background image: photo of author Joseph B. Wirthlin with quote

You are stronger than you think.

--Joseph B. Wirthlin
quote by John Maynard Keynes: Ideas shape the course of history. with background image: starry milky way

Ideas shape the course of history.

--John Maynard Keynes
quote by John Madden: The road to Easy Street goes through the sewer. with background image: woman in white shirt sitting on brown rock near lake during daytime
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The road to Easy Street goes through the sewer.

--John Madden
quote by John F. Kennedy: As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them. with background image: photo of author John F. Kennedy with quote

As we express our gratitude, we must never forget that the highest appreciation is not to utter words, but to live by them.

--John F. Kennedy
quote by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: Magic is believing in yourself, if you can do that, you can make anything happen. with background image: photo of author Johann Wolfgang von Goethe with quote

Magic is believing in yourself, if you can do that, you can make anything happen.

--Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
quote by Johann Wolfgang von Goethe: I love those who yearn for the impossible. with background image: photo of author Johann Wolfgang von Goethe with quote

I love those who yearn for the impossible.

--Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
quote by Jean de la Bruyere: Out of difficulties grow miracles. with background image: tall green flowering grasses under blue and white cloudy sky
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Out of difficulties grow miracles.

--Jean de la Bruyere
quote by Jim Rohn: If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary. with background image: brown mountain
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If you are not willing to risk the unusual, you will have to settle for the ordinary.

--Jim Rohn
quote by Jim Rohn: Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment. with background image: saguaro
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Discipline is the bridge between goals and accomplishment.

--Jim Rohn

Longer Version:

Discipline is the bridge between thought and accomplishment. Discipline comes to those with the awareness that for a kite to fly it must rise against the wind; that all good things are achieved by those who are willing to swim upstream; that drifting aimlessly through life only leads to bitterness and disappointment." And then he added: "Discipline is the foundation on which all success is built. Lack of discipline inevitably leads to failure.


quote by Jim Rohn: When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it. with background image: aerial's photo of metropolitan during night time\
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When you know what you want, and want it bad enough, you will find a way to get it.

--Jim Rohn
quote by Jack Kerouac: Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion. with background image: blue rose with water droplet
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Great things are not accomplished by those who yield to trends and fads and popular opinion.

--Jack Kerouac
quote by J. R. R. Tolkien: Courage is found in unlikely places. with background image: photo of author J. R. R. Tolkien with quote

Courage is found in unlikely places.

--J. R. R. Tolkien
quote by Jack London: I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet. with background image: photo of author Jack London with quote

I would rather be a superb meteor, every atom of me in magnificent glow, than a sleepy and permanent planet.

--Jack London
quote by Isaac Newton: If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants. with background image: photo of author Isaac Newton with quote

If I have seen further than others, it is by standing upon the shoulders of giants.

--Isaac Newton
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