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The power of technology strikes again. - Paul Lombardi.

When a man sits with a pretty girl for an hour, it seems like a minute. But let him sit on a hot stove for a minute and it's longer than any hour. That's relativity. - Albert Einstein

Imagination is more important than knowledge. - Albert Einstein

Experience is the name everyone gives to his mistakes. - Oscar Wilde

Friendship is the same thing as Love, but without wings. - Adalid Bruno

Happiness is a brief moment of joy in life, whoever has most of these moments, is a happy person. - Adalid Bruno

Those who have a sincere smile in their face, God is in their heart. - Jorge Puente

Insanity is just an overflow imagination. - Jorge Puente

May the happiness that fills your life today, doubles day by day all your life long. - Jorge Puente

Love is the essence of life. - Jorge Puente

Only what you wish from the bottom of your heart comes true. - Jorge Puente

The reason lightning doesn't strikes twice the same place, is that the same place isn't there the second time. - Willie Tyler

It's not enough if I succeed, everyone else should fail. - Atila the Hun

It's better to be someone for a moment than nobody for a lifetime. - The Goodfeathers

Unexpected offer deserves serious consideration.

There is only one feeling you remember more than winning. Losing.

When you feel small yourself, turn your back to the rising sun, and look at your shadow, that's the size you are. - Jorge Puente

Words move, example drags.

All virtues will be awarded, only perseverance will be crown.

The difficult I do it fast, the impossible takes me a little more time.

A human being can live:
without breathing: several minutes;
without drinking: several days;
without eating: several weeks;
without answers: a hole life.

The clock is not guilty of time passing, but that who winds it.

Life is an instant between two eternities.

Patience is the virtue of the warrior.

Only fools never doubt.

Life is easy if you live a day every day, without thinking on yesterdays, nor worrying about tomorrows.

Life is a common debt, where you today and somebody else tomorrow will need favors.

If love lives from hope, love dies with it.

A day without a smile is a lost day.

I love you means: for today and forever.

Some people make things happen, some watch things happen, while others wonder what has happened.

Every job is a self-portrait of the person who did it.

Winners never quit, quitters never win.

There are no barriers in life, only challenges.

The essence of survival
Every morning in Africa, a Gazelle wakes up. It knows it must run faster than the fastest lion or it will be killed... Every morning a Lion wakes up. It knows it must outrun the slowest Gazelle or it will starve to death. It doesn't matter whether you are a Lion or a Gazelle... when the sun comes up you'd better be running.

Change
In today's world there are two kinds of companies... the quick and the dead.

Change
A bend in the road, is not the end of the road... unless you fail to make the turn.

Change
Remember this; when you are through change... You're through.

Attitude
Attitude is a little thing that makes a big difference.

Success
Some people dream of success... while others wake up and work hard at it.

Teamwork
Coming together is a beginning... keeping together is progress... working together is a success.

Teamwork
Teamwork is the ability to work together toward a common vision. The ability to direct individual accomplishment toward organizational objectives. It is the fuel that allows common people to attain uncommon results.

Teamwork
The vehicle of accomplishment is fueled by teamwork.

Rule #1
If we don't take care of the customer... somebody else will.

Priorities
A hundred years from now it will not matter what my bank account was, the sort of house I lived in, or the kind of car I drove... but the world may be different because I was important in the life of a child.

Do it now
You can't build a reputation on what you are going to do.

Desire
Some succeed because they are destined to, but must succeed because they are determined to.

Desire
The distance between success and failure can only be measured by one's desire.

Risk
Don't be afraid to go out on a limb... that's where the fruit is.

Risk
Don't wait for your ship to come in... swim out to it.

Don't quit
In competition, nothing is less important than the score at halftime.

Imagination
A mind once stretched by a new idea, never regains its original dimensions.

Growth
Sometimes you must do the thing you cannot do.

Fears
The greatest mistake a man can make is to be afraid of making one.

Goals
Keep your head and your heart in the right direction and you'll never have to worry about your feet.

Attitude
Nothing in this world is impossible to a willing heart.

Belief
If you don't believe in yourself... chances are that nobody else will.

Respect
Youth and skill are no match for old age and treachery.


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