Lesson 17: Learn to give out love

The most important thing in life is to learn how to give out love, and to let it come in. ~Morrie Schwartz

A kiss makes the heart young again and wipes out the years. ~Rupert Brooke 

A loving heart is the beginning of all knowledge. ~Thomas Carlyle

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. ~Lao Tzu

I can live without money, but I cannot live without love. ~Judy Garland


Lesson 16: Love is the master key

Love is shown in your deeds, not in your words. ~George De

Love at first sight is easy to understand; it's when two people
have been looking at each other for a lifetime that it becomes a
miracle. ~Amy Bloom

Some hearts are broken and mended, others are shattered or
torn. Although it was never intended, for love is eternally
sworn, I've cried and prayed and pleaded,for that love to hold its
ground. Hope was all I needed,and pain was all I found. ~Brennan Hill

Love is like the ozone layer; You never miss it until it's gone.

You can't judge a book by its cover. But you can tell how much it's
going to cost. ~Unknown

Love is like war: easy to begin but very hard to stop. ~H. L.

Love looks not with the eyes but with the mind. ~William

Happiness cannot be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed.
Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with
love, grace and gratitude. ~Denis Waitley

Love and kindness are never wasted. They always make a difference. They bless the one who receives them, and they bless you, the
giver. ~Barbara De Angelis

Love is the master key that opens the gates of happiness. ~Oliver
Wendell Holmes


Lesson 15: Love Transforms the Soul

Love is missing someone whenever you're apart, but somehow feeling warm inside because you're close in heart.
~Kay Knudsen

If you loved someone, you couldn’t let lies come between you. No matter what happened - even if you’d already lost each other forever - you owed each other the truth.
~Claudia Gray

You are my life. You're the only thing it would hurt to lose.
~Stephenie Meyer

I promise to love you forever - every single day of forever.
~Stephenie Meyer

After all, what was more important, in the end, than love?
~Stephenie Meyer

What was the point of having unending life if that life was without love?
~Claudia Gray

Love is the force that transforms and improves the Soul of the World.
~Paulo Coelho

Wherever your heart is, that is where you'll find your treasure.
~Paulo Coelho

One is loved because one is loved. No reason is needed for loving.
~Paulo Coelho

You're in love. That makes you actually kind of boring to people who aren't in love.
~Claudia Gray


Lesson 14: Jealousy is a poor medium to secure love!!!

Jealousy is indeed a poor medium to secure love, but it is a secure medium to destroy one's self-respect. For jealous people, like dope-fiends, stoop to the lowest level and in the end inspire only disgust and loathing.
~Emma Goldman

When we cannot get what we love, we must love what is within our reach.
~French Proverb

Love is the delusion that one man or woman differs from another.
~Henry Louis Mencken

Time goes by a lot slower when you miss the one you love.

Love and death are the two great hinges on which all human sympathies turn. ~B. R. HaydenWhat love we've given, we'll have forever. What love we fail to give, will be lost for all eternity.
~Leo Buscaglia

For the memory of love is sweet, though the love itself were in vain. And what I have lost of pleasure, assuage what I find of pain.

Love can never give too much, But those of us who love Can give in too much.
~Alfred Stuart Jr.

If you have love in your life it can make up for a great many things you lack. If you don't have it, no matter what else there is, it's not enough.
~Ann Landers

The greatest weakness of most humans is their hesitancy to tell others how much they love them while they're still alive.
~O.A. Battista


Lesson 13: Love Knows NO Reasons

Love knows no reasons, love knows no lies. Love defies all reasons, love has no eyes. But love is not blind, love sees but doesn’t mind. ~Unknown

In the arithmetic of love, one plus one equals everything, and two minus one equals nothing. ~Mignon McLaughlin

For every beauty there is an eye somewhere to see it. For every truth there is an ear somewhere to hear it. For every love there is a heart somewhere to receive it. ~Ivan Panin

Love doesn't make the world go round; love is what makes the ride worthwhile. ~Elizabeth Browning

One word frees us of all the weight and pain in life. That word is Love. ~Sophocles

Here are fruits, flowers, leaves, and branches, and here is my heart which beats only for you. ~Paul Verlaine

The rose speaks of love silently, in a language known only to the heart. ~Unknown

How delicious is the winning of a kiss at love's beginning. ~Thomas Campbell
There is no remedy for love but to love more. ~Henry David Thoreau

You come to love not by finding the perfect person, but by seeing an imperfect person perfectly. ~Sam Keen


Lesson 12: Love & Friendship Quotes for the Love Month of 2011

Three things of life that are most valuable - Love, self-confidence, friends. ~ Unknown

To the world you may be just one person, but to one person you may be the world. ~ Unknown

Love is like heaven, but it can hurt like hell. ~ Unknown

Who do you turn to when the only person in the world that can stop you from crying, is exactly the one making you cry? ~ Unknown

We come to love not by finding a perfect person, but by learning to see an imperfect person perfectly. ~ Unknown

Where there is love, there is God also. ~ Leo Tolstoy

One word frees us of all the weight and pain of life: That word is love. ~ Sophocles

It is wrong to think that love comes from long companionship and persevering courtship. Love is the offspring of spiritual affinity and unless that affinity is created in a moment, it will not be created for years or even generations. ~ Khalil Gibran

What is love? Love is to love someone for who they are, who they were, and who they will be. ~ Chris Moore

Don't find love, let love find you. That's why it's called falling in love, because you don't force yourself to fall, you just fall. ~Unknown

Lucky is the man who is the first love of a woman, but luckier is the woman who is the last love of a man. ~Unknown

It takes a minute to have a crush on someone, an hour to like someone, and an day to love someone, but it takes a lifetime to forget someone. ~Unknown

It breaks your heart to see the one you love is happy with someone else, but it's more painful to know that the one you love is unhappy with you. ~ Unknown

I believe that to truly Love, is the ultimate expression of the will to live. A heart that truly loves is forever young. ~ Unknown


Lesson 11: Habit Quotes

Habits are like submarines. They run silent and deep. ~Denis Waitley

99% of the failures come from people who have the habit of making excuses. ~George Washington Carver

Habit is either the best of servants or the worst of masters. ~Nathaniel Emmons

Our character is basically a composite of our habits. Because they are consistent, often unconscious patterns, they constantly, daily, express our character. ~Stephen Covey

Quality is not an act, it is a habit. ~Aristotle

We are what we repeatedly do. Excellence, then, is not an act, but a habit. ~Aristotle 

Motivation is what gets you started. Habit is what keeps you going. ~Jim Rohn

Nothing is stronger than habit. ~Ovid

Cultivate only the habits that you are willing should master you. ~ Elbert Hubbard

A habit is something you can do without thinking - which is why most of us have so many of them.  ~Frank A. Clark


Lesson 10: Believe in Yourself

You won't realize the distance you've walked until you take a look around and realize how far you've been. ~Unknown

Anyone can give up, it's the easiest thing in the world to do. But to hold it together when everyone else would understand if you fell apart, that's true strength.~Unknown

Without faith, hope and trust, there is no promise for the future, and without a promising future, life has no direction, no meaning and no justification.~Adlin Sinclair

To move ahead you need to believe in yourself...have conviction in your beliefs and the confidence to execute those beliefs. ~Adlin Sinclair

To accomplish great things, we must not only act, but also dream; not only plan, but also believe. ~Anatole France

Courage doesn't always roar. Sometimes courage is the quiet voice at the end of the day saying, "I will try again tomorrow. ~Mary Anne Radmacher

Trust yourself. You know more than you think you do. ~Benjamin Spock

Reach high, for stars lie hidden in your soul. Dream deep, for every dream precedes the goal. ~Pamela Vaull Starr

Being deeply loved by someone gives you strength, while loving someone deeply gives you courage. ~Lao Tzu

Limitations live only in our minds. But if we use our imaginations, our possibilities become limitless. ~Jamie Paolinetti

Try and fail, but don't fail to try. ~Stephen Kaggwa

The road of life twists and turns and no two directions are ever the same. Yet our lessons come from the journey, not the destination. ~Don Williams, Jr.


Lesson 9: Don't Be Angry

Anyone can become angry. That is easy. But to be angry with the right person, to the right degree, at the right time, for the right purpose and in the right way... that is not easy.~Aristotle

If you are patient in one moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.~Chinese Proverb

Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.~Seneca

The greatest remedy for anger is delay.~Seneca

For every minute you remain angry, you give up sixty seconds of peace of mind.~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Holding on to anger is like grasping a hot coal with the intent of throwing it at someone else; you are the one who gets burned.~Buddha

People who fly into a rage always make a bad landing.~Will Rogers

Speak when you are angry and you will make the best speech you will ever regret.~Ambrose Bierce

Consider how much more you often suffer from your anger and grief, than from those very things for which you are angry and grieved.~Marcus Antonius

Do not teach your children never to be angry; teach them how to be angry.~Lyman Abbott

How much more grievous are the consequences of anger than the causes of it. ~Marcus Aurelius

Two things a man should never be angry at: what he can help, and what he cannot help.~Thomas Fuller

When a man is wrong and won't admit is, he always gets angry.~Thomas Haliburton

There was never an angry man that thought his anger unjust.~St. Francis De Sales

Anger is what makes a clear mind seem clouded.~Kazi Shams

No man can think clearly when his fists are clenched.~George Jean Nathan


Lesson 8: Inspirational Quotes About Hope

The Grand essentials of happiness are: something to do, something to love, and something to hope for.~Allan K. Chalmers

Our greatest glory consists not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.~Confucious

Of all ills that one endures, hope is a cheap and universal cure.~Abraham Cowley

The important thing is not that we can live on hope alone, but that life is not worth living without it.~Harvey Milk

Hope is the thing with feathers that perches in the soul. And sings the tune without the words, and never stops at all.~Emily Dickinson

Hope begins in the dark, the stubborn hope that if you just show up and try to do the right thing, the dawn will come. You wait and watch and work: you don't give up.~Anne Lamott

He who does not hope to win has already lost.~Jose Joaquin Olmedo

While wishing and hoping makes you a dreamer, acting and doing makes you someone who can turn dreams into reality.~Nan S. Russell

What oxygen is to the lungs, such is hope to the meaning of life.~Emil Brunner

Man can live about forty days without food, about three days without water, about eight minutes without air ... but only for one second without hope.~Hal Lindsey

Hope is the only bee that makes honey without flowers.~Robert Ingersoll


Lesson 7: Quotes to Build Your Character

No man can tell whether he is rich or poor by turning to his ledger. It is the heart that makes a man rich. He is rich according to what he is, not according to what he has.~Henry Ward Beecher

Do right. Do your best. Treat others as you want to be treated.~Lou Holtz

Kindness in words creates confidence. Kindness in thinking creates profoundness. Kindness in giving creates love.~Lao-Tzu

Don't accept that others know you better than yourself. Work joyfully and peacefully, knowing that right thoughts and right efforts will inevitably bring about right results.~James Allen

Character is, for the most part, simply habit become fixed.~C. H. Parkhurst

Sow an act, and you reap a habit; sow a habit, and you reap a character; sow a character, and you reap a destiny.~George Dana Boardman

Let us not say, Every man is the architect of his own fortune; but let us say, Every man is the architect of his own character.~George Dana Boardman

Our character is but the stamp on our souls of the free choices of good and evil we have made through life.~John C. Geikie

Keep your thinking right and your business will be right.~Zig Ziglar

Character is a diamond that scratches every other stone.~Cyrus A. Bartol


Lesson 6: Inspirations for Life (Words To Live By)

Sow an act, and you reap a habit; sow a habit, and you reap a character; sow a character, and you reap a destiny.~George Dana Boardman

There are two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle.~Albert Einstein

Nothing in life is to be feared. It is only to be understood.~Marie Curie

Work like you don’t need money, Love like you’ve never been hurt, And dance like no one’s watching.~Aurora Greenway

When one door closes, another opens; but we often look so long and so regretfully upon the closed door that we do not see the one that has opened for us.~Alexander Graham Bell

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.~Martin Luther King, Jr.

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.~Cherokee Expression

Let your life mean something. Become an inspiration to others so that they may try to do more and to become more than they are today.~Thomas D. Willhite

People can be divided into three groups: those who make things happen, those who watch things happen, and those who wonder what happened.~Nicholas Murray Butler

Just living is not enough. One must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.~Hans Christian Anderson

The greatest discovery of any generation is that a human being can alter his life by altering his attitude.~William Jame

Start living now. Stop saving the good china for that special occasion. Stop withholding your love until that special person materializes. Every day you are alive is a special occasion. Every minute, every breath, is a gift from God.~Mary Manin Morrissey

Just living is not enough. One must have sunshine, freedom, and a little flower.~Hans Christian Anderson

What we call the secret of happiness is no more a secret than our willingness to choose life.~Leo Buscaglia

Live as if your were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.~Mahatma Gandhi

Life is about trusting your feelings and taking chances, losing and finding happiness, appreciating the memories, learning from the past, and realizing people change. Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.~Martin Luther King, Jr.

Our life is what our thoughts make it.~Marcus Aurelius




It’s not that I’m so smart, it’s just that I stay with problems longer.
~Albert Einstein

Patience is being joyful, hopeful and prayerful while waiting.
~Alberto P. Casing

Only those who have the patience to do simple things perfectly will acquire the skill to do difficult things easily.
~Johann Friedrich Von Schiller

There are three secrets to managing. The first secret is have patience. The second is be patient. And the third most important secret is patience.
~Chuck Tanner

If you are patient in a moment of anger, you will escape a hundred days of sorrow.
~Chinese Proverb

The keys to patience are acceptance and faith. Accept things as they are, and look realistically at the world around you. Have faith in yourself and in the direction you have chosen.
~Ralph Marston

Nature, time and patience are three great physicians.
~H.G. Bohn

More things to remember:
The value of time;
The pleasure of working;
The obligation of duty;
The power of kindness;
The wisdom of economy;
The virtue of patience.
~Marshall Field

Patience is the companion of wisdom.
~Saint Augustine

The more patient we are, the more understanding we become.
~William Arthur Ward

An ounce of patience is worth a pound of brains.
~Dutch Proverb

Patience is a virtue, one hard to come by in a world that counts time in nanoseconds.
~Maureen Killoran

The key to everything is patience. You get the chicken by hatching the egg - not by smashing it.
~Arnold Glasow

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.
~John Quincy Adams

Plant the seed of love, water it daily, and patiently watch it grow.
~Michelle C. Ustaszeski

Little drops of water wear down big stones.
~Russian Proverb

Patience is the best remedy for every trouble.
~Titus Maccius Plautus

A garden is a grand teacher. It teaches patience and careful watchfulness; it teaches industry and thrift; above all it teaches entire trust.
~Gertrude Jekyll

Learn the art of patience. Apply discipline to your thoughts when they become anxious over the outcome of a goal. Impatience breeds anxiety, fear, discouragement and failure. Patience creates confidence, decisiveness, and a rational outlook, which eventually leads to success.
~Brian Adams

A handful of patience is worth more than a bushel of brains.
~Dutch Proverb

Patience serves as a protection against wrongs as clothes do against cold. For if you put on more clothes as the cold increases, it will have no power to hurt you. So in like manner you must grow in patience when you meet with great wrongs, and they will then be powerless to vex your mind.
~Leonardo da Vinci

Adopt the pace of nature:  her secret is patience.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Patience and perseverance have a magical effect before which difficulties disappear and obstacles vanish.
~John Quincy Adams

Patience is the companion of wisdom.
~St. Augustine

Before you can consider a problem water under the bridge, you must first patiently work on removing the dam.
~Michelle C. Ustaszeski

One moment of patience may ward off great disaster.  One moment of impatience may ruin a whole life.
~Chinese Proverb

Have courage for the great sorrows of life and patience for the small ones; and when you have laboriously accomplished your daily task, go to sleep in peace. God is awake.
~Victor Hugo

Have patience with all things, but chiefly have patience with yourself. Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections but instantly set about remedying them - every day begin the task anew.
~Saint Francis de Sales

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Erratum: Ecclesiastes 7:8


Lesson 4: Honesty Quotes

Be true to your work, your word, and your friend.
~Henry David Thoreau

Honesty is the first chapter in the book of wisdom.
~Thomas Jefferson

Honest hearts produce honest actions.
~Brigham Young

Honesty is the first chapter of the book of wisdom.
~Thomas Jefferson

Always tell the truth.  If you can't always tell the truth, don't lie.
~Author Unknown

Honest hearts produce honest actions.
~Brigham Young

Accuracy is the twin brother of honesty; inaccuracy, of dishonesty.
~Nathaniel Hawthorne

An autobiography is not about pictures; it's about the stories; it's about honesty and as much truth as you can tell without coming too close to other people's privacy.
~Boris Becker

Speak your truth quietly & clearly; and listen to others, even the dull & ignorant; they too have their story.
~Max Ehrmann

"Son, always tell the truth. Then you'll never have to remember what you said the last time."
~Sam Rayburn

Be Silly. Be honest. Be kind.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Our lives improve only when we take chances - and the first and most difficult risk we can take is to be honest with ourselves.
~Walter Anderson

To be persuasive we must be believable; to be believable we must be credible; credible we must be truthful.
~Edward R. Murrow

We must make the world honest before we can honestly say to our children that honesty is the best policy.
~George Bernard Shaw

Treat those who are good with goodness, and also treat those who are not good with goodness. Thus goodness is attained. Be honest to those who are honest, and be also honest to those who are not honest. Thus honesty is attained.
~Lao Tzu

Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess, and yet all the honesty in the world ain't lawful tender for a loaf of bread.
~Josh Billings

Each time you are honest and conduct yourself with honesty, a success force will drive you toward greater success. Each time you lie, even with a little white lie, these are strong forces pushing you toward failure.
~Joseph Sugarman

Work joyfully and peacefully, knowing that right thoughts and right efforts will inevitably bring about right results.
~James Allen

To measure the man measure his heart.
~Malcolm S. Forbes

People will love you for the honesty within your soul.
~Kate Winslett

Honesty is the rarest wealth anyone can possess, and yet all the honesty in the world ain't lawful tender for a loaf of bread.
~Josh Billings

One of the hardest things in this world is to admit you are wrong. And nothing is more helpful in resolving a situation than its frank admission.
~Benjamin Disraeli

Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.
~W. Clement Stone


Lesson 3: Success Quotes

Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome while trying to succeed.
~Booker T. Washington

The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather in a lack of will.
~Vincent T. Lombardi 

Success is a journey, not a destination.
~Ben Sweetland

A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks others have thrown at him. 
~David Brinkley

I've failed over and over and over again in my life and that is why I succeed. 
~Michael Jordan 

If you want to achieve things in life, you've just got to do them, and if you're talented and smart, you'll succeed. 
~Juliana Hatfield 

In order to succeed you must fail, so that you know what not to do the next time. 
~Anthony J. D'Angelo

If you wish success in life, make perseverance your bosom friend, experience your wise counselor, caution your elder brother, and hope your guardian genius.
~Jospeph Addison

Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out.
~Robert Collier

The tragedy in life doesn’t lie in not reaching your goal.  The tragedy lies in having no goal to reach.
~Benjamin Mays

Put your heart, mind, intellect and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.
~Swami Sivananda

To laugh often and much;
To win the respect of intelligent people, and the affection of children;
To earn the appreciation of honest critics, and endure the betrayal of false friends;
To appreciate beauty;
To find the best in others;
To leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch, or a redeemed social condition;
To know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived;
This is to have succeeded.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Failure defeats losers, failure inspires winners.
~Robert Kiyosaki

The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a person's determination.
~Tommy Lasorda

A determined person doesn't find it hard to succeed; they find it hard to stop trying.
~Allen Steble

Our greatest glory is not in never failing, but in rising up every time we fail.
~Ralph Waldo Emerson

Nothing can stop the man with the right mental attitude from achieving his goal; nothing on earth can help the man with the wrong mental attitude.
~Thomas Jefferson

The greatest barrier to success is the fear of failure.
~Sven Goran Eriksson

There are no secrets to success. It is the result of preparation, hard work, and learning from failure.
~Colin Powell

Success is not measured by what you accomplish, but by the opposition you have encountered, and the courage with which you have maintained the struggle against overwhelming odds.
~Orison SwettMarden

Success is not the key to happiness. Happiness is the key to success. If you love what you are doing, you will be successful.
~Herman Cain

Take up one idea. 
Make that one idea your life - think of it, dream of it, live on that idea. 
Let the brain, muscles, nerves, every part of your body, be full of that idea, and just leave every other idea alone. 
This is the way to success, that is way great spiritual giants are produced.
~Swami Vivekananda

The secret of success in life is for a man to be ready for his opportunity when it comes.
~Benjamin Disraeli 

Most successful men have not achieved their distinction by having some new talent or opportunity presented to them. They have developed the opportunity that was at hand.
~Bruce Barton

Action is the foundational key to all success. 
~Pablo Picasso 

Defeat is not the worst of failures. Not to have tried is the true failure. 
~George Edward Woodberry 

Develop success from failures. Discouragement and failure are two of the surest stepping stones to success. 
~Dale Carnegie 

Don't aim for success if you want it; just do what you love and believe in, and it will come naturally. 
~David Frost 

Failure is success if we learn from it. 
~Malcolm Forbes 

Formal education will make you a living; self-education will make you a fortune. 
~Jim Rohn

Formula for success: rise early, work hard, strike oil. 
~J. Paul Getty 

The great successful men of the world have used their imagination. They think ahead and create their mental picture in all its details, filling in here, adding a little there, altering this a bit and that a bit, but steadily building - steadily building.
~Robert Collier

Success means having the courage, the determination, and the will to become the person you believe you were meant to be.
~George Sheehan