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256 Growth Jim Rohn Work harder on yourself than you do on your job. Show Edit
257 Growth Jim Rohn Take advantage of every opportunity to practice your communication skills so that when important occasions arise, you will have the gift, the style, the sharpness, the clarity, and the emotions to affect other people Show Edit
258 Growth Paulo Coelho "That's what Alchemists do. They show that when we strive to become better than we are, everything around us becomes better, too." - The Alchemist Show Edit
259 Growth Unknown You can turn yourself into gold. If you just believe. Show Edit
260 Growth David J. Schwartz Persons who reach the higher rungs in business management, selling, engineering, religious work, writing, acting & in every other pursuit get there by following conscientiously & continuously a plan for self-development & growth. Show Edit
261 Growth Confucius The firm, the enduring, the simple, and the modest are near to virtue Show Edit
262 Happiness Alexandre Dumas "There is neither happiness nor misery in the world; there is only the comparison of one state with another, nothing more. He who has felt the deepest grief is best able to experience supreme happiness." Show Edit
263 Happiness Dale Carnegie Are you bored with life? Then throw yourself into some work you believe in with all your heart, live for it, die for it, and you will find happiness that you had thought could never be yours. Show Edit
264 Happiness Buddha You, yourself, as much as anybody in the entire universe deserve your love and affection Show Edit
265 Happiness David Burns You feel the way you do right now because of the thoughts you are thinking at this moment. Show Edit
266 Happiness Helen Keller Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose. Show Edit
267 Happiness Dr. Seuss "Don't cry because it's over, smile because it happened." Show Edit
268 Happiness Tony Robbins You see, it's never the environment; it's never the events of our lives, but the meaning we attach to the events - how we interpret them - that shapes who we are today and who we'll become tomorrow. Show Edit
269 Happiness Lydia M. Child An effort made for the happiness of others lifts above ourselves. Show Edit
270 Happiness Tony Robbins Take control of your consistent emotions and begin to consciously and deliberately reshape your daily experience of life Show Edit
271 Happiness Dale Carnegie Happiness doesn't depend on any external conditions, it is governed by our mental attitude Show Edit
272 Happiness Dale Carnegie It isn't what you have, or who you are, or where you are, or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about Show Edit
273 Happiness Jim Rohn The walls we build around us to keep sadness out also keeps out the joy Show Edit
274 Happiness Bertrand Russell Anything you're good at contributes to happiness Show Edit
275 Happiness Albert Camus But what is happiness except the simple harmony between a man and the life he leads? Show Edit
276 Happiness Alice Walker Don't wait around for other people to be happy for you. Any happiness you get you've got to make yourself Show Edit
277 Happiness Mahatma Gandhi Happiness is when what you think, what you say, and what you do are in harmony Show Edit
278 Happiness Leonardo DiCaprio If you can do what you do best and be happy, you're further along in life than most people Show Edit
279 Happiness Helen Keller Instead of comparing our lot with that of those who are more fortunate than we are, we should compare it with the lot of the great majority of our fellow men. It then appears that we are among the privileged Show Edit
280 Intelligence & Wisdom Alexandre Dumas "Learning does not make one learned: there are those who have knowledge and those who have understanding. The first requires memory and the second philosophy" Show Edit
281 Change Darwin It is not the strongest or the most intelligent of the species that survives. It is the one most adaptable to change Show Edit
282 Intelligence & Wisdom Alexis Carrel A few observations and much reasoning lead to error. Many observations and a little reasoning lead to truth. Show Edit
283 Intelligence & Wisdom Socrates The only real wisdom is knowing you know nothing Show Edit
284 Intelligence & Wisdom Unknown Those who think they know everything are limited by their ego. Only those who are humble enough to admit ignorance are the wisest because they will never stop growing Show Edit
285 Intelligence & Wisdom Lao Tzu To know yet to think that one does not know is best; Not to know yet to think that one knows will lead to difficulty Show Edit
286 Intelligence & Wisdom Albert Einstein "The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination" Show Edit
287 Intelligence & Wisdom Napoleon Bonaparte Imagination rules the world. Show Edit
288 Intelligence & Wisdom Muhammad Ali The man who has no imagination has no wings. Show Edit
289 Intelligence & Wisdom Buddha "Believe nothing merely because you have been told it...Do not believe what your teacher tells you merely out of respect for the teacher. But whatsoever, after due examination and analysis, you find to be kind, conducive to the good, the benefit, the welfare of all beings -- that doctrine believe and cling to, and take it as your guide." Show Edit
290 Intelligence & Wisdom Unknown Distance lends perspective. A fish does not know that it's wet. Show Edit
291 Intelligence & Wisdom Lao Tzu He who knows himself is enlightened Show Edit
292 Intelligence & Wisdom Lao Tzu He who knows, does not speak. He who speaks, does not know Show Edit
293 Intelligence & Wisdom Lao Tzu Anticipate the difficult by managing the easy. Show Edit
294 Intelligence & Wisdom Confucius They must often change, who would be constant in happiness or wisdom Show Edit
295 Intelligence & Wisdom Bertrand Russell "A stupid man's report of what a clever man says can never be accurate, because he unconsciously translates what he hears into something he can understand." Show Edit
296 Intelligence & Wisdom Lao Tzu The words of truth are always paradoxical. Show Edit
297 Intelligence & Wisdom Confucius Study the past if you would define the future Show Edit
298 Intelligence & Wisdom Confucius The way of the superior person is threefold; virtuous, they are free from anxieties; wise they are free from perplexities; and bold they are free from fear. Show Edit
299 Intelligence & Wisdom Confucius What the superior person seeks is in themselves. What the small person seeks is in others. Show Edit
300 Intelligence & Wisdom Albert Einstein It's not that I'm so smart, it's just that I stay with problems longer I have no special talents. I am only passionately curious Show Edit
301 Intelligence & Wisdom Albert Einstein Creativity is knowing how to hide your sources. Show Edit
302 Intelligence & Wisdom Confucius If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself Show Edit
303 Intelligence & Wisdom Henry Ford There are no big problems, there are just a lot of little problems. Show Edit
304 Intelligence & Wisdom Unknown "Insanity is doing the same thing, over and over again, but expecting different results." Show Edit
305 Intelligence & Wisdom Thomas Edison There is no expedient to which a man will not resort to avoid the real labor of thinking Show Edit
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