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"MOTIVATION IS EVERYTHING. YOU CAN DO THE WORK OF TWO PEOPLE, BUT YOU CAN'T BE TWO PEOPLE. INSTEAD, YOU HAVE TO INSPIRE THE NEXT GUY DOWN THE LINE AND GET HIM TO INSPIRE HIS PEOPLE." ~ Lee Iacocca
"IF YOUR ACTIONS INSPIRE OTHERS TO DREAM MORE, LEARN MORE, DO MORE AND BECOME MORE, YOU ARE A LEADER." ~ John Quincy Adams
"LEADERS ESTABLISH THE VISION FOR THE FUTURE AND SET THE STRATEGY FOR GETTING THERE; THEY CAUSE CHANGE. THEY MOTIVATE AND INSPIRE OTHERS TO GO IN THE RIGHT DIRECTION AND THEY, ALONG WITH EVERYONE ELSE, SACRIFICE TO GET THERE." ~ John Kotter
"OUR CHIEF WANT IS SOMEONE WHO WILL INSPIRE US TO BE WHAT WE KNOW WE COULD BE." ~ Ralph Waldo Emerson
“TO BE AFRAID IS TO BEHAVE AS IF THE TRUTH WERE NOT TRUE.” ~ Bayard Rustin
“THE ARTIST BRINGS SOMEHING INTO THE WORLD THAT DIDN’T EXIST BEFORE ANDHE DOES IT WITHOUT DESTROYING SOMETHING.” ~ John Updike
“IT IS NOT REASON WHICH MAKES FAITH HARD, BUT LIFE.”~ Jean Ingelow
“TECHNQUE IS WHAT YOU FALL BACK ON WHEN YOU RUN OUT OF INPIRATION.” ~ Rudolf Nureyev
“OH MY GOSH, THAT’S SCARY, … JUST LOCK UP ALL THE TIME AND KEEP THE DOOR LOCKED.” ~ Pattie Boyd
“OH MY GOSH, THAT’S SCARY, … JUST LOCK UP ALL THE TIME AND KEEP THE DOOR LOCKED.” ~ Pattie Boyd
“TO REFRAIN FROM IMITATION IS THE BEST REVENGE.” ~ Marcus Aurelius
“AN ACT OF TERRORISM, THE TAKING OF INNOCENT CIVILIAN LIVES, IS PROHIBITED BY ISLAM, AND WHOEVER HAS DONE THIS NEEDS TO BE BROUGHT TO JUSTICE, WHETHER HE IS MUSLIM OR NOT.” ~ James Yee
“DEATH HAS A THOUSAND DOORS TO LET OUT LIFE: I SHALL FIND ONE.” ~ Philip Massinger
“SOME WISH TO LIVE WITHIN THE SOUND OF A CHAPEL BELL; I WISH TO RUN A RESCUE MISSION WITHIN A YARD OF HELL.” ~ C.T. Studd
“WE NO LONGER HAVE A COHERENT CONCEPTION OF OURSELVES, AND OUR UNIVERSE, AND OUR RELATION TO ONE ANOTHER AND OUR WORLD. WE NO LONGER KNOW, AS THE MIDDLE AGES DID, WHERE WE COME FROM, AND WHERE WE ARE GOING, OR WHY. THAT IS, WE DON'T KNOW WHAT INFORMATION IS RELEVANT, AND WHAT INFORMATION IS IRRELEVANT TO OUR LIVES.” ~ Neil Postman
“A TINY GROUP OF BELIEVERS WHO HAVE THE GOSPEL KEEP MUMBLING IT OVER AND OVER TO THEMSELVES. MEANWHILE, MILLIONS WHO HAVE NEVER HEARD IT ONCE FALL INTO THE FLAMES OF ETERNAL HELL WITHOUT EVER HEARING THE SALVATION STORY.” ~ K.P. Yohannon
ONLY 19 PERCENT OF TEENAGERS WHO REGULARLY ATTEND CHURCH DO NOT HAVE PARENTS WHO REGULARLY ATTEND CHURCH. ~ (Thom And Sam Rainer, Essential Church, B&H Publishing, 2008)
“NOBODY MADE A GREATER MISTAKE THAN HE WHO DID NOTHING BECAUSE HE COULD DO ONLY A LITTLE.” ~ Edmund Burke
"THE DOCTOR OF THE FUTURE WILL GIVE NO MEDICINE, BUT WILL INTEREST HIS PATIENTS IN THE CARE OF THE HUMAN FRAME, IN DIET, AND IN THE CAUSE AND PREVENTION OF DISEASE." ~ Thomas Edison
"THE GREATER DANGER FOR MOST OF US LIES NOT IN SETTING OUR AIM TOO HIGH AND FALLING SHORT; BUT IN SETTING OUR AIM TOO LOW, AND ACHIEVING THE MARK". ~ Michelangelo
"IT IS IMPORTANT TO EXPECT NOTHING, TO TAKE EVERY EXPERIANCE, INCLUDING THE NEGATIVE ONES, AS MERELY STEPS ON THE PATH, AND TO PROCEED. ~ Ram Dass
"NOTHING WILL EVER BE ATTEMPTED IF ALL POSSIBLE OBJECTIONS MUST FIRST BE OVERCOME". ~ Samuel Johnson
"THE FUNCTION OF MYTHOLOGICAL SYMBOLS IS TO GIVE YOU A SENSE OF "YES.I KNOW WHAT IT IS,IT'S MYSELF". ~ Joseph Campbell
"IT IS EVIDENT, THEREFORE, THAT THE DEPENDENCE OF THE INDIVIDUAL UPON SOCIETY IS A FACT OF NATURE WHICH CANNOT BE ABOLISHED - JUST AS IN THE CASE OF ANTS AND BEES". ~ Albert Einstein
"I AM NOT BOTHERED BY THE FACT THAT I AM UNKNOWN. I AM BOTHERED WHEN I DO NOT KNOW OTHERS". ~ Confucius
"SUCCESS IS A WELCOMED GIFT FOR THE UNINHIBITED MIND". ~ Adlin Sinclair
"HE SAID TRUE THINGS, BUT CALLED THEM BY WRONG NAMES". ~ Alexandre Ledru-Rollin
"FORGIVENESS IS THE FRAGRANCE THE VIOLET SHEDS ON THE HEEL THAT HAS CRUSHED IT."~ Mark Twain
"TO ERR IS HUMAN; TO FORGIVE, DIVINE."~ Alexander Pope
"TO FORGIVE IS TO SET A PRISONER FREE AND DISCOVER THAT THE PRISONER WAS YOU."~ Lewis B. Smedes
"FORGIVENESS DOES NOT CHANGE THE PAST, BUT IT DOES ENLARGE THE FUTURE."~ Paul Boese
"WHEN I MEET OTHERS’ NEEDS, GOD TAKES CARE OF MINE. THAT’S THE ECONOMY OF GOD." ~ Rick Warren
“BEFORE I WAS HUMILIATED I WAS LIKE A STONE THAT LIES IN DEEP MUD, AND HE WHO IS MIGHTY CAME AND IN HIS COMPASSION RAISED ME UP AND EXALTED ME VERY HIGH AND PLACED ME ON THE TOP OF THE WALL.” ~ St. Patrick
“WE ARE ALL MORE OR LESS ILL TILL WE FIND BY SELF-ENQUIRY OUR ONENESS WITH EVERYONE ELSE”. ~ Douglas Harding
“THE BEST PATH TO HAPPINESS IS LEARNING TO CHANGE AS RAPIDLY AS LIFE DOES”. ~ Don Miguel Ruiz

“WE CHANGE THE WORLD NOT BY WHAT WE SAY OR DO, BUT AS A CONSEQUENCE OF WHAT WE HAVE BECOME”. ~ David R.Hawkins
“IN THE PRACTICE OF TOLERANCE, ONE’S ENEMY IS THE BEST TEACHER” ~ Dalai Lama
"WE HARDLY EVER REALIZE THAT WE CAN CUT ANYTHING OUT OF OUR LIVES, ANYTIME, IN THE BLINK OF AN EYE". ~ Carlos Castaneda
"THIS IS THE TIME.THIS IS THE PLACE. THIS IS THE VASTNESSS. RIGHT HERE IS PARADISE. ALWAYS. ALWAYS". ~ Byron Katie
"THERE ARE ONLY TWO WAYS TO LIVE YOUR LIFE. ONE IS AS THOUGH NOTHING IS A MIRACLE. THE OTHER IS AS THOUGH EVERYTING IS A MIRACLE". ~ Albert Einstein
"WHAT YOU ARE AWARE OF YOU ARE IN CONTROL OF; WHAT YOU ARE NOT AWARE OF IS IN CONTROL OF YOU". ~ Anthony De Mello
"THERE IS NO WAY TO HAPPINESS; HAPPINESS IS THE WAY". ~ Buddha