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You are your own most important resource for making your life work. Life rewards action. Until your knowledge, awareness, insights, and understandings are translated into action, they are of no value.

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You are your own most important resource for making your life work. Life rewards action. Until your knowledge, awareness, insights, and understandings are translated into action, they are of no value.By Phillip C. McGrawSee more SUCCESS quotes

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You are your own most important resource for making your life work. Life rewards action. Until your knowledge, awareness, insights, and understandings are translated into action, they are of no value.

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Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear. Perhaps the action you take will be successful; perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow. But any action is better than no ac

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Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear. Perhaps the action you take will be successful; perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow. But any action is better than no action at all.By Norman Vincent Peale

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Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear. Perhaps the action you take will be successful; perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow. But any action is better than no ac

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How do we keep our inner fire alive? Two things, at minimum, are needed: an ability to appreciate the positives in our life - and a commitment to action. Every day, it’s important to ask and answer these questions: ‘What’s good in my life?’ and ‘What need

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How do we keep our inner fire alive? Two things, at minimum, are needed: an ability to appreciate the positives in our life - and a commitment to action. Every day, it’s important to ask and answer these questions: ‘What’s good in my life?’ and ‘What needs to be done?’By Nathaniel BrandenSee more

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How do we keep our inner fire alive? Two things, at minimum, are needed: an ability to appreciate the positives in our life - and a commitment to action. Every day, it’s important to ask and answer these questions: ‘What’s good in my life?’ and ‘What need

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Love without action is meaningless and action without love is irrelevant.

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Love without action is meaningless and action without love is irrelevant.By Deepak ChopraSee more LIFE quotes

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Love without action is meaningless and action without love is irrelevant.

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How do we keep our inner fire alive? Two things, at minimum, are needed: an ability to appreciate the positives in our life - and a commitment to action.

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How do we keep our inner fire alive? Two things, at minimum, are needed: an ability to appreciate the positives in our life - and a commitment to action.By Nathaniel BrandenSee more LIFE quotes

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How do we keep our inner fire alive? Two things, at minimum, are needed: an ability to appreciate the positives in our life - and a commitment to action.

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It is good to dream, but it is better to dream and work. Faith is mighty, but action with faith is mightier. Desiring is helpful, but work and desire are invincible.

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It is good to dream, but it is better to dream and work. Faith is mighty, but action with faith is mightier. Desiring is helpful, but work and desire are invincible.By Thomas Robert GainesSee more SUCCESS quotes

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It is good to dream, but it is better to dream and work. Faith is mighty, but action with faith is mightier. Desiring is helpful, but work and desire are invincible.

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Action is where it’s at, as far as making dreams come true. We ourselves are the prime channel for our creations, so if we don’t act but just wait, then we are blocking the channel. If we do act then we will be supported by all that we are connected to...

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Action is where it’s at, as far as making dreams come true. We ourselves are the prime channel for our creations, so if we don’t act but just wait, then we are blocking the channel. If we do act then we will be supported by all that we are connected to... which is All That Is if we act with love and service as our motivation.By

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Action is where it’s at, as far as making dreams come true. We ourselves are the prime channel for our creations, so if we don’t act but just wait, then we are blocking the channel. If we do act then we will be supported by all that we are connected to...

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I had found a kind of serenity, a new maturity... I didn’t feel better or stronger than anyone else but it seemed no longer important whether everyone loved me or not —more important now was for me to love them. Feeling that way turns your whole life arou

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I had found a kind of serenity, a new maturity... I didn’t feel better or stronger than anyone else but it seemed no longer important whether everyone loved me or not —more important now was for me to love them. Feeling that way turns your whole life around; living becomes the act of giving.By Beverly Sills

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I had found a kind of serenity, a new maturity... I didn’t feel better or stronger than anyone else but it seemed no longer important whether everyone loved me or not —more important now was for me to love them. Feeling that way turns your whole life arou

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There is a vitality, a life force, an energy that is translated through you; and because there is only one of you in all of time, this expression is unique.

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There is a vitality, a life force, an energy that is translated through you; and because there is only one of you in all of time, this expression is unique.By Martha GrahamSee more LIFE quotes

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There is a vitality, a life force, an energy that is translated through you; and because there is only one of you in all of time, this expression is unique.

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Vision without action is a daydream; action without vision is a nightmare.

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Vision without action is a daydream; action without vision is a nightmare.By Japanese proverbSee more SUCCESS quotes

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Vision without action is a daydream; action without vision is a nightmare.

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Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.

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Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.By Japanese ProverbSee more INSPIRATIONAL quotes

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Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare.

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Vision without action is a daydream; action without vision is a nightmare.

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Vision without action is a daydream; action without vision is a nightmare.By Japanese proverbSee more CREATIVITY quotes

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Vision without action is a daydream; action without vision is a nightmare.

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Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire it. Life is bliss, taste it. Life is a dream, realize it. Life is a challenge, meet it. Life is a duty, complete it. Life is a game, play it. Life is a promise, fulfill it. Life is sorrow, ov

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Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire it. Life is bliss, taste it. Life is a dream, realize it. Life is a challenge, meet it. Life is a duty, complete it. Life is a game, play it. Life is a promise, fulfill it. Life is sorrow, overcome it. Life is a song, sing it. Life is a struggle, accept it. Life is a tragedy, confront it. Life is an adventure, dare

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Life is an opportunity, benefit from it. Life is beauty, admire it. Life is bliss, taste it. Life is a dream, realize it. Life is a challenge, meet it. Life is a duty, complete it. Life is a game, play it. Life is a promise, fulfill it. Life is sorrow, ov

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Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.

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Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.By Benjamin DisraeliSee more HAPPINESS quotes

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Action may not always bring happiness; but there is no happiness without action.

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It is good to dream, but it is better to dream and work. Faith is mighty, but action with faith is mightier.

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It is good to dream, but it is better to dream and work. Faith is mighty, but action with faith is mightier.By Thomas Robert GainesSee more FAMOUS PEOPLE quotes

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It is good to dream, but it is better to dream and work. Faith is mighty, but action with faith is mightier.

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Life is what happens when you are making other plans.

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Life is what happens when you are making other plans.By John LennonSee more LIFE quotes

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Life is what happens when you are making other plans.

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I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

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I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.By Albert EinsteinSee more CREATIVITY quotes

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I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

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Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life and don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. Most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly wa

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Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life and don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. Most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become.By Steve JobsSee more

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Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else’s life and don’t let the noise of others’ opinions drown out your own inner voice. Most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly wa

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Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

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Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.By Theodore RooseveltSee more MOTIVATIONAL quotes

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Far and away the best prize that life offers is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.

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Every positive change - every jump to a higher level of energy and awareness - involves a rite of passage. Each time to ascend to a higher rung on the ladder of personal evolution, we must go through a period of discomfort, of initiation. I have never fou

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Every positive change - every jump to a higher level of energy and awareness - involves a rite of passage. Each time to ascend to a higher rung on the ladder of personal evolution, we must go through a period of discomfort, of initiation. I have never found an exception.By Dan MillmanSee more

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Every positive change - every jump to a higher level of energy and awareness - involves a rite of passage. Each time to ascend to a higher rung on the ladder of personal evolution, we must go through a period of discomfort, of initiation. I have never fou

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One’s action ought to come out of an achieved stillness: not to be a mere rushing on.

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One’s action ought to come out of an achieved stillness: not to be a mere rushing on.By D.H. LawrenceSee more MOTIVATION & LEADERSHIP quotes

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One’s action ought to come out of an achieved stillness: not to be a mere rushing on.

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Fear melts when you take action towards a goal you really want.

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Fear melts when you take action towards a goal you really want.By Robert AllenSee more INSPIRATIONAL quotes

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Fear melts when you take action towards a goal you really want.

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The time for action is now. It’s never too late to do something.

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The time for action is now. It’s never too late to do something.By Carl SandburgSee more INSPIRATIONAL quotes

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The time for action is now. It’s never too late to do something.

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Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.

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Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.By ConfuciusSee more HAPPINESS quotes

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Life is really simple, but we insist on making it complicated.

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Clear, written goals have a wonderful effect on your thinking. They motivate you and galvanize you into action. They stimulate your creativity, release your energy, and help you to overcome procrastination as much as any other factor.

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Clear, written goals have a wonderful effect on your thinking. They motivate you and galvanize you into action. They stimulate your creativity, release your energy, and help you to overcome procrastination as much as any other factor.By Brian TracySee more

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Clear, written goals have a wonderful effect on your thinking. They motivate you and galvanize you into action. They stimulate your creativity, release your energy, and help you to overcome procrastination as much as any other factor.

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Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.

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Life is what happens to you while you're busy making other plans.By John LennonSee more RANDOM quotes

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Life is what happens to you while you

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Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.

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Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.By John LennonSee more INSPIRATIONAL quotes

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Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.

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The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.

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The two most important days in your life are the day you are born and the day you find out why.By Mark TwainSee more INSPIRATIONAL quotes

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The two most important days in your life are the day you are born  and the day you find out why.

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The important thing in life is to have a great aim, and the determination to attain it.

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The important thing in life is to have a great aim, and the determination to attain it.By Johann Wolfgang von GoetheSee more INSPIRATIONAL quotes

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The important thing in life is to have a great aim, and the determination to attain it.

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So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work.

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So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work.By Peter DruckerSee more INSPIRATIONAL quotes

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So much of what we call management consists in making it difficult for people to work.

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Apathy can be overcome by enthusiasm, and enthusiasm can be aroused by two things: first, an idea which takes the imagination by storm; and second, a definite, intelligible plan for carrying that idea into action.

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Apathy can be overcome by enthusiasm, and enthusiasm can be aroused by two things: first, an idea which takes the imagination by storm; and second, a definite, intelligible plan for carrying that idea into action.By Henry MillerSee more SUCCESS quotes

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Apathy can be overcome by enthusiasm, and enthusiasm can be aroused by two things: first, an idea which takes the imagination by storm; and second, a definite, intelligible plan for carrying that idea into action.

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A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove…but the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child.

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A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove…but the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child.By Forest WitcraftSee more INSPIRATIONAL

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A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove…but the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child.

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The secret of attraction is to love yourself. Attractive people judge neither themselves nor others. They are open to gestures of love. They think about love, and express their love in every action. They know that love is not a mere sentiment, but the ult

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The secret of attraction is to love yourself. Attractive people judge neither themselves nor others. They are open to gestures of love. They think about love, and express their love in every action. They know that love is not a mere sentiment, but the ultimate truth at the heart of the universe.By Deepak Chopra

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The secret of attraction is to love yourself. Attractive people judge neither themselves nor others. They are open to gestures of love. They think about love, and express their love in every action. They know that love is not a mere sentiment, but the ult

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A man is ethical only when life, as such, is sacred to him, that of plants and animals as that of his fellow men, and when he devotes himself helpfully to all life that is in need of help.

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A man is ethical only when life, as such, is sacred to him, that of plants and animals as that of his fellow men, and when he devotes himself helpfully to all life that is in need of help.By George OrwellSee more LIFE quotes

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A man is ethical only when life, as such, is sacred to him, that of plants and animals as that of his fellow men, and when he devotes himself helpfully to all life that is in need of help.

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Class is an aura of confidence that is being sure without being cocky. Class has nothing to do with money. Class never runs scared. It is self-discipline and self-knowledge. It’s the sure footedness that comes with having proved you can meet life.

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Class is an aura of confidence that is being sure without being cocky. Class has nothing to do with money. Class never runs scared. It is self-discipline and self-knowledge. It’s the sure footedness that comes with having proved you can meet life.By Ann LanderSee more

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Class is an aura of confidence that is being sure without being cocky. Class has nothing to do with money. Class never runs scared. It is self-discipline and self-knowledge. It’s the sure footedness that comes with having proved you can meet life.

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If doubt is challenging you and you do not act, doubts will GROW. Challenge the doubts with action and YOU will grow.

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If doubt is challenging you and you do not act, doubts will GROW. Challenge the doubts with action and YOU will grow.By John KanarySee more MOTIVATION & LEADERSHIP quotes

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If doubt is challenging you and you do not act, doubts will GROW. Challenge the doubts with action and YOU will grow.

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A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for

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A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for one’s neighbor — such is my idea of happiness.By Leo Tolstoy

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A quiet secluded life in the country, with the possibility of being useful to people to whom it is easy to do good, and who are not accustomed to have it done to them; then work which one hopes may be of some use; then rest, nature, books, music, love for

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Optimism is a strategy for making a better future. Because unless you believe that the future can be better, it’s unlikely you will step up and take responsibility for making it so. If you assume that there’s no hope, you guarantee that there will be no h

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Optimism is a strategy for making a better future. Because unless you believe that the future can be better, it’s unlikely you will step up and take responsibility for making it so. If you assume that there’s no hope, you guarantee that there will be no hope. If you assume that there is an instinct for freedom, that there are opportunities to change things, there is a chance

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Optimism is a strategy for making a better future. Because unless you believe that the future can be better, it’s unlikely you will step up and take responsibility for making it so. If you assume that there’s no hope, you guarantee that there will be no h

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Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

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Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.By George Bernard ShawSee more LIFE quotes

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Life isn’t about finding yourself. Life is about creating yourself.

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High values offer broad vision. Broad vision gives rise to burning desire. Burning desire leads to focused intent. Focused intent stimulates committed action. Then God arranges the details!

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High values offer broad vision. Broad vision gives rise to burning desire. Burning desire leads to focused intent. Focused intent stimulates committed action. Then God arranges the details!By Wallace HueySee more CREATIVITY quotes

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High values offer broad vision. Broad vision gives rise to burning desire. Burning desire leads to focused intent. Focused intent stimulates committed action. Then God arranges the details!

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For most of life, nothing wonderful happens. If you don’t enjoy getting up and working and finishing your work and sitting down to a meal with family or friends, then the chances are you’re not going to be very happy. If someone bases his/her happiness on

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For most of life, nothing wonderful happens. If you don’t enjoy getting up and working and finishing your work and sitting down to a meal with family or friends, then the chances are you’re not going to be very happy. If someone bases his/her happiness on major events like a great job, huge amounts of money, a flawlessly happy marriage or a trip to Paris, that person isn’t going

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For most of life, nothing wonderful happens. If you don’t enjoy getting up and working and finishing your work and sitting down to a meal with family or friends, then the chances are you’re not going to be very happy. If someone bases his/her happiness on

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I believe the recipe for happiness to be just enough money to pay the monthly bills you acquire, a little surplus to give you confidence, a little too much work each day, enthusiasm for your work, a substantial share of good health, a couple of real frien

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I believe the recipe for happiness to be just enough money to pay the monthly bills you acquire, a little surplus to give you confidence, a little too much work each day, enthusiasm for your work, a substantial share of good health, a couple of real friends and a wife and children to share life’s beauty with you.By

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I believe the recipe for happiness to be just enough money to pay the monthly bills you acquire, a little surplus to give you confidence, a little too much work each day, enthusiasm for your work, a substantial share of good health, a couple of real frien

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The meaning of life is to give life meaning.

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The meaning of life is to give life meaning.By Ken HudginsSee more LIFE quotes

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The meaning of life is to give life meaning.

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A true knowledge of ourselves is knowledge of our power.

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A true knowledge of ourselves is knowledge of our power.By Mark RutherfordSee more CREATIVITY quotes

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A true knowledge of ourselves is knowledge of our power.

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Half our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life trying to save.

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Half our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life trying to save.By Will RogersSee more INSPIRATIONAL quotes

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Half our life is spent trying to find something to do with the time we have rushed through life trying to save.

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Nouvelle Cuisine, roughly translated, means: I can't believe I paid ninety-six pounds and I'm still hungry.

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Nouvelle Cuisine, roughly translated, means: I can't believe I paid ninety-six pounds and I'm still hungry.By See more RANDOM quotes

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Nouvelle Cuisine, roughly translated, means: I can

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I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be honorable, to be compassionate. It is, after all, to matter: to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all.

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I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be honorable, to be compassionate. It is, after all, to matter: to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all.By Leo C. RostenSee more LIFE quotes

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I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be honorable, to be compassionate. It is, after all, to matter: to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all.

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I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be honorable, to be compassionate. It is, after all, to matter: to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all.

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I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be honorable, to be compassionate. It is, after all, to matter: to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all.By Leo C. RostenSee more LIFE quotes

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I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be honorable, to be compassionate. It is, after all, to matter: to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all.

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Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that’s the stuff that life is made of.

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Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that’s the stuff that life is made of.By Benjamin FranklinSee more INSPIRATIONAL quotes

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Dost thou love life? Then do not squander time, for that’s the stuff that life is made of.

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You get told that the world is the way it is, but life can be much broader once you discover one simple fact; and that is that everything around you that you call life was made up by people no smarter than you. Once you learn that, you’ll never be the sam

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You get told that the world is the way it is, but life can be much broader once you discover one simple fact; and that is that everything around you that you call life was made up by people no smarter than you. Once you learn that, you’ll never be the same again.By Steve JobsSee more

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You get told that the world is the way it is, but life can be much broader once you discover one simple fact; and that is that everything around you that you call life was made up by people no smarter than you. Once you learn that, you’ll never be the sam

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