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 The following are some quotes and sayings that help me to get through the day. I will add to the list as I come across more examples that touch me. If you have some favorite words of wisdom, e-mail them to me. I like to give credit where credit is due, so if you know the unknown or anonymous authors please let me know. Thanks and enjoy. 

“The main difference between amateurs and professionals is that amateurs practice until they get it right and professionals practice until they can’t get it wrong.” – Unknown

“Don’t be reckless with other people’s hearts; don’t put up with people who are reckless with yours” -Mary Schmich

“Love is a dirty trick played on us to achieve the continuation of the species.” – William Somerset Maugham

“The more you run over a dead cat, the flatter it gets”. – Unknown

“A cat will almost always blink it’s eyes when hit over the head with a ball-peen hammer”. -Unknown

“No woman’s worth crawling on the earth, so act like a man my son” -Four Seasons

“Remember, anything that makes you feel worse, makes her feel better. Take care of yourself, the best revenge is living well”. -Steve Fields

“Whoever said talk is cheap, never said ‘I do.” – Steve Fields

“God grant me the serenity to accept the things I cannot change, the courage to change the things I can, and the wisdom to know the difference”. -Reinhold Niebuhr

“One can’t complain. I have my friends. Someone spoke to me only yesterday.” -Eeyore

“Never miss an opportunity to make others happy, even if you have to let them alone to do it.” – Unknown

“You have to hope for the best, expect the worst, and take what God gives you”. -Unknown

“Better to be alone than to wish you were alone”. -Unknown

“If you depend on others to make you happy you will be bitterly disappointed”. -Anonymous

“Most people are about as happy as they make up their minds to be.” -Abraham Lincoln

“If you can’t control the wind, adjust your sail.” -Unknown

“Absence does for love as wind does for flame. It extinguishes the weak and feeds the strong”. -Unknown

“Tis better to have loved and lost than to never have loved at all.” -Tennison

“Whoever said it was better to have loved and lost, than to have never loved at all, must not have had their heart broken” -Casper

“The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen, nor touched… but are felt in the heart.” – Helen Keller

“Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the consequences of any misfortune.” -William James

“If you don’t do it, you’ll never know what would have happened if you had done it.” -Ashleigh Brilliant

“Only the winners decide what were war crimes.” -Gary Willis

“Dream as if you’ll live forever. Live as if you’ll die today.” -James Dean

“Happiness is best attained by learning to live each day by itself. The worries are mostly about yesterday and tomorrow.” -Michael Nolan

“You know what I did before I married? Anything I wanted to.” -Henny Youngman

“The secret of a happy marriage remains a secret.” -Henny Youngman

“Be careful of your thoughts, they may become words at any moment.” -Unknown

“Don’t ever slam a door- you may want to go back.” -Unknown

“People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.” -J. F. Newton

“Trust but verify.” -Russian proverb

“If you love a thing set it free; if it comes back to you it is yours, if it doesn’t than it was never meant to be.” -Unknown

“Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies.” -John Donne

“If two people love each other, there can be no happy ending” -Earnest Hemingway

“Absence from whom we love is worse than death” -William Cowper

“The soul can speak through the eyes, can also kiss with a gaze” -Gustavo Adolfo Becquer

“Some people think that it is holding on that makes one strong. Sometimes it is letting go” -Anonymous

“Love is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.” -Helen Hayes

“Some love lasts a lifetime. True love lasts forever.” – Unknown

“The quickest way to receive love is to give; the fastest way to lose love is to hold it too tightly; and the best way to keep love is to give it wings.” -Unknown