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    motivational quotes

    kinda silly i know but i like reading/collecting motivational/inspirational quotes so i thought we could start a thread about them. post your favorite quote(s) ... it doesnt matter if they are already listed here. perhaps this thread will benefit someone whenever they get discouraged or maybe they will just brighten someones day.

    some of my favorites...

    “Obsession is a word the lazy use to describe the dedicated.”

    “Rehab is for quitters.”

    “The pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; the optimist, the opportunity in every difficulty.”

    “There is no finish line.”

    “Pain is temporary. Glory lasts forever.”

    "Positive anything is better than negative nothing."

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    "Everyone takes a sh*t, but few people give a sh*t."

    Kao Dung, 11th Century Chinese philosopher.
    It's an accurate statement that our current spending will not be increasing the debt We've stopped spending money that we don't have.

    -- Jack Lew, then director of the Office of Management and Budget, in Feb. 16, 2011 testimony before the Senate Budget Committee.

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    I agree with ya, bullet. i tried starting one of these threads a long time ago, but it died real quick. oh well.....

    "The reason most people fail instead of succeed is because they sacrifice what they want most for what they want right now."
    You're a funny guy, Sully, I like you. Dat's why I'm going to kill you lahst.


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    "anything in life worth having, is worth working for" -Dale Carnegie-
    We don't know if there's a Heaven on earth, but there is a Hell, it's a city in Norway

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    Samuel L......"Grab my wallet outta the bag"
    Robber........."Which ones yours"?
    Samuel L......"The one that says bad motherfucker on it"
    -Pulp Fiction
    You're a funny guy, Sully, I like you. Dat's why I'm going to kill you lahst.


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    "Honk if you're horny!"

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    The lions sing and the hills take flight.
    The moon by day, and the sun by night.
    Blind woman, deaf man, jackdaw fool.
    Let the Lord of Chaos rule.

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    "If you don't live for something, you'll die for nothing"-Hatebreed
    You're a funny guy, Sully, I like you. Dat's why I'm going to kill you lahst.


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    this is a quote that i actually made up ... unfortunately ive yet to meet someone who understands it. it makes perfect sense to me though. its just kind of a play on words.

    “The only thing that is impossible … is failure.”

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    "Do not resent growing old. Many are denied the privilege."

    “I know that God will not give me anything I cannot handle; I just wish he didn’t trust me so much.”

    “Excellence is to do a common thing in an uncommon way.”

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    Quote Originally Posted by bulletproof1
    “The only thing that is impossible … is failure.”
    Don't be so modest, I firmly believe that you're capable of accomplishing this particular goal.
    The lions sing and the hills take flight.
    The moon by day, and the sun by night.
    Blind woman, deaf man, jackdaw fool.
    Let the Lord of Chaos rule.

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    Quote Originally Posted by MaxMirkin
    Don't be so modest, I firmly believe that you're capable of accomplishing this particular goal.
    if i expected anyone to stand up i shoulda known it would be you.

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    Quote Originally Posted by bulletproof1
    “The pessimist sees the difficulty in every opportunity; the optimist, the opportunity in every difficulty.”
    Kinda similar to yours-

    The stone that is an obstacle in the path of the weak...
    Has become a stepping stone in the pathway of the strong.

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    "That which does not kill us only make us stronger"
    You're a funny guy, Sully, I like you. Dat's why I'm going to kill you lahst.


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    The kind of knowledge that can lead us to the Spirit has a transforming character in the process we become different- Ravi Ravindra

    A failure to plan is a plan to fail. - (multi-credited, Unknown)

    The true measure of a man is what he does when he becomes aware.-Overheard at a convention

    Responsibility= Power
    When caught between two evils I generally pick the one I've never tried before.-Mae West

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    heres some sappy romantic ones .....

    "We come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly."

    "The way to love anything is to realize that it might be lost."

    "To love someone deeply gives you strength. Being loved by someone deeply gives you courage."

    "A man falls in love through his eyes, a woman through her ears."

    "You don't love a woman because she is beautiful, she is beautiful because you love her."

    "Never frown, because you never know when someone is falling in love with your smile."

    "To love is to admire with the heart; to admire is to love with the mind."

    “You can give without loving, but you can never love without giving.”

    “To the world you may be one person, but to one person you may be the world.”

    “If you live to be 100, I want to live to be 100 minus one day, so I never have to live without you.”

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