Quotes: most votes

Quotes 31 till 45 of 100.

  • Les Brown
    Les Brown
    American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-
    Les Brown
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    If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.
  • David M. Burns
    David M. Burns
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    Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life.
  • Ralph Waldo Emerson
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
    American poet and philosopher 1803-1882
    Ralph Waldo Emerson
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    +20
    Adopt the pace of nature; her secret is patience.
  • John Barrymore
    John Barrymore
    American actor 1882-1942
    John Barrymore
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    +20
    A man is not old until regrets take the place of dreams.
  • William Ellery Channing
    William Ellery Channing
    American Unitarian minister 1780-1842
    William Ellery Channing
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    +20
    Difficulties are meant to rouse, not discourage. The human spirit is to grow strong by conflict.
  • George Bernard Shaw
    George Bernard Shaw
    Irish-English writer and critic 1856-1950
    George Bernard Shaw
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    +18
    A man of my spiritual intensity does not eat corpses.
  • Greg Anderson
    Greg Anderson
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    Let us be about setting high standards for life, love, creativity, and wisdom. If our expectations in these areas are low, we are not likely to experience wellness. Setting high standards makes every day and every decade worth looking forward to.
  • W. C. Fields
    W. C. Fields
    American Actor 1879-1946
    W. C. Fields
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    +18
    A rich man is nothing but a poor man with money.
  • William Shakespeare
    William Shakespeare
    English playwright and poet 1564-1616
    William Shakespeare
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    +17
    Confusion now hath made his masterpiece!
  • Everyone is a genius at least once a year; a real genius has his original ideas closer together.
  • Mark Twain
    Mark Twain
    American writer (ps. of Samuel Langhorne Clemens) 1835-1910
    Mark Twain
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    +16
    Honesty is the best policy - when there is money in it.
  • Lana Turner
    Lana Turner
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    +16
    A successful man is one who makes more money than his wife can spend. A successful woman is one who can find such a man.
  • Henry Winkler
    Henry Winkler
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    +16
    A human being's first responsibility is to shake hands with himself.
  • John A. Shedd
    John A. Shedd
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    +15
    A ship in harbor is safe, but that is not what ships are built for.
  • Faith Baldwin
    Faith Baldwin
    American author of romance and fiction 1893-1978
    Faith Baldwin
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    Character builds slowly, but it can be torn down with incredible swiftness.