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My purpose is to make my narrative as truthful as possible. ...
by George Armstrong Custer

My purpose is to make my narrative as truthful as possible.
- George Armstrong Custer

I appeal to you as a soldier to spare me the humiliation
of seeing my regiment march to meet the enemy and I not share its dangers.
- George Armstrong Custer

I would be willing, yes glad, to see a battle every day during my life.
- George Armstrong Custer

There are not enough Indians in the world to defeat the Seventh Cavalry.
- George Armstrong Custer

 

Benteen, come on, big village, be quick.
Bring packs.
- George Armstrong Custer

You ask me if I will not be glad when the last battle is fought,
so far as the country is concerned I,
of course, must wish for peace, and will be glad when the war is ended,
but if I answer for myself alone, I must say that I
shall regret to see the war end.
- George Armstrong Custer

The Main Thing is to Keep
The Main Thing The Main Thing.
- Stephen Covey

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If you don't know where you're going,
any road will take you there.
- Lewis Carroll
(Alice in Wonderland)

The future belongs to those
who believe in the beauty of their dreams.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

The mind is not a vessel to be filled
but a fire to be kindled.
- Plutarch

The purpose of our lives is to be happy.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

The best way to cheer yourself
is to try to cheer someone else up.
- Mark Twain

"Hurry up" ranks right up there with "you need to"
as a destroyer of our humanity.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To lead a great life:
Dream, Take Action, Repeat.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If not us, who, if not now, when?
- Anonymous

Winners Dream Big Dreams.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Find a time and place of solitude.
Look into the distance, and into the future.
Visualize the tomorrow you are going to build -
and begin to build that tomorrow, today.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

To live is to choose. But to choose well,
you must know who you are and what you stand for,
where you want to go and why you want to get there.
- Kofi Annan

Make your work to be in keeping with your purpose.
- Leonardo da Vinci

More men fail through lack of purpose than lack of talent.
- Billy Sunday

The purpose of life is a life of purpose.
- Robert Byrne

People are not lazy.
They simply have impotent goals -
that is, goals that do not inspire them.
- Tony Robbins

If you don't know what you want, you will probably never get it.
- Oliver Wendell Holmes, Jr.

When we quit thinking primarily about ourselves
and our own self-preservation,
we undergo a truly heroic transformation of consciousness.
- Joseph Campbell

The meaning of Life is whatever we Choose.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Without deep reflection,
one knows from daily life
that one exists for other people.
- Albert Einstein

We ourselves feel that what we are doing
is just a drop in the ocean.
But the ocean would be less
because of that missing drop.
- Mother Teresa

If a man hasn't discovered something that he will die for,
he isn't fit to live.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

With realization of one's own potential and
self-confidence in one's ability,
one can build a better world.
- Tenzin Gyatso, the 14th Dalai Lama

The moment there is suspicion about a person's motives,
everything he does becomes tainted.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

Where there is no vision, there is no hope.
- George Washington Carver

The way you get meaning into your life
is to devote yourself to loving others,
devote yourself to your community around you,
and devote yourself to creating something
that gives you purpose and meaning
- Mitch Albom

What you are is God's gift to you:
what you become is your gift to god.
- Anthony Dalla Villa

No individual has any right to come into the world
and go out of it without leaving something behind.
- George Washington Carver

If a man loses pace with his companions,
perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.
Let him step to the music which he hears,
however measured or far away.
- Henry David Thoreau

Be resolute in your goals,
but flexible in your tactics.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

What you get by achieving your goals is not as important
as what you become by achieving your goals.
- Henry David Thoreau

Where are you going? Where does your path lead?
You can never know the future, yet wandering aimlessly
is unlikely to be the source of a fulfilling life.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If humanity does not opt for integrity we are through completely.
It is absolutely touch and go.
Each one of us could make the difference.
- R. Buckminster Fuller

The purpose of human life is to serve,
and to show compassion and the will to help others.
- Albert Schweitzer

It is never too late to become what you might have been.
- George Eliot

If you have found your truth within yourself
there is nothing more in this whole existence to find.
- Osho

I will act as if what I do makes a difference.
- William James

March to the beat of your own drum.
- Proverb

I was brought up to believe that the only thing worth doing
was to add to the sum of accurate information in the world.
- Margaret Mead

We're so engaged in doing things
to achieve purposes of outer value
that we forget the inner value,
the rapture that is associated
with being alive, is what it is all about.
- Joseph Campbell

No wind favors he who has no destined port.
- Montaigne

If one advances confidently
in the direction of his dreams,
and endeavors to live
the life which he has imagined,
he will meet with success
unexpected in common hours.
- Henry David Thoreau

Whenever you find yourself on the side of the majority,
it is time to pause and reflect.
- Mark Twain

What power there is in our service when our actions
line up with our mission, skills and joy.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Nothing happens unless first a dream.
- Carl Sandburg

Only one who devotes himself to a cause
with his whole strength and soul
can be a true master.
For this reason mastery demands all of a person.
- Albert Einstein

If a man does not keep pace with his companions,
perhaps it is because he hears a different drummer.
- Henry David Thoreau

The highest reward for a person's toil
is not what they get for it,
but what they become by it.
- John Ruskin

The law of sacrifice is uniform throughout the world.
To be effective it demands the sacrifice
of the bravest and the most spotless.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The quality, not the longevity, of one's life is what is important.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

The meaning of life is not simply to exist, to survive,
but to move ahead, to go up, to achieve, to conquer.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger

A hero is someone who has given his life to
something bigger than himself
or something other than himself.
- Joseph Campbell

One man with courage makes a majority.
- old saying probably repeated by Andrew Jackson
(falsely attributed to Jefferson)

Only put off until tomorrow
what you are willing to die having left undone.
- Pablo Picasso

It is not enough to be busy. So are the ants.
The question is: What are we busy about?
- Henry David Thoreau

The miracle is not that we do this work,
but that we are happy to do it.
- Mother Teresa

What we have done for ourselves alone dies with us;
what we have done for others and the world
remains and is immortal.
- Albert Pike

You should not confuse your career with your life.
- Dave Barry

Humility is not thinking less of yourself,
it's thinking of yourself less.
- Rick Warren (author of The Purpose Driven(R) Life)

You will never find time for anything.
If you want time you must make it.
- Charles Buxton

The indispensable first step to getting
the things you want out of life is this:
Decide what you want.
- Ben Stein

The probability that we may fail
in the struggle ought not to deter us
from the support of a cause we believe to be just.
- Abraham Lincoln

Money has never made man happy, nor will it,
there is nothing in its nature to produce happiness.
The more of it one has the more one wants.
- Benjamin Franklin

Only those who have learned the power
of sincere and selfless contribution
experience life's deepest joy: true fulfillment.
- Tony Robbins

I don't know what your destiny will be, but one thing I know:
the only ones among you who will be really happy
are those who will have sought and found how to serve.
- Albert Schweitzer


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