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My peers, lately, have found companionship through means of intoxication - it makes them sociable. I, however, cannot force myself to use drugs to cheat on my loneliness - it is all that I have - and when the drugs and alcohol dissipate, will be all that my peers have as well.
You cannot climb the ladder of success dressed in the costume of failure.
Perhaps travel cannot prevent bigotry, but by demonstrating that all peoples cry, laugh, eat, worry, and die, it can introduce the idea that if we try and understand each other, we may even become friends.
You cannot give up on the American dream. We cannot allow our fears and our disappointments to lead us into silence and into inaction.
Those who cannot understand how to put their thoughts on ice should not enter into the heat of debate.
Those who bring sunshine into the lives of others cannot keep it from themselves.
James M. Barrie
There are many things that are essential to arriving at true peace of mind, and one of the most important is faith, which cannot be acquired without prayer.
Without ethics, man has no future. This is to say, mankind without them cannot be itself. Ethics determine choices and actions and suggest difficult priorities.
Change is a continuous process. You cannot assess it with the static yardstick of a limited time frame. When a seed is sown into the ground, you cannot immediately see the plant. You have to be patient. With time, it grows into a large tree. And then the flowers bloom, and only then can the fruits be plucked.
Everyone has his own specific vocation or mission in life; everyone must carry out a concrete assignment that demands fulfillment. Therein he cannot be replaced, nor can his life be repeated, thus, everyone's task is unique as his specific opportunity to implement it.
Viktor E. Frankl
Discontent, blaming, complaining, self-pity cannot serve as a foundation for a good future, no matter how much effort you make.
You cannot create experience. You must undergo it.
Belief is a wise wager. Granted that faith cannot be proved, what harm will come to you if you gamble on its truth and it proves false? If you gain, you gain all; if you lose, you lose nothing. Wager, then, without hesitation, that He exists.
Knowledge is invariably a matter of degree: you cannot put your finger upon even the simplest datum and say this we know.
T. S. Eliot
Since you cannot do good to all, you are to pay special attention to those who, by the accidents of time, or place, or circumstances, are brought into closer connection with you.
I do believe that if you haven't learnt about sadness, you cannot appreciate happiness.
You can cut all the flowers but you cannot keep spring from coming.
The white man's happiness cannot be purchased by the black man's misery.
Japan learned from the bombings of Hiroshima and Nagasaki that the tragedy wrought by nuclear weapons must never be repeated and that humanity and nuclear weapons cannot coexist.
You cannot do a kindness too soon, for you never know how soon it will be too late.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
If the people cannot trust their government to do the job for which it exists - to protect them and to promote their common welfare - all else is lost.
Man cannot discover new oceans unless he has the courage to lose sight of the shore.
Leadership cannot really be taught. It can only be learned.
Harold S. Geneen
He who knows when he can fight and when he cannot, will be victorious.
God has cared for these trees, saved them from drought, disease, avalanches, and a thousand tempests and floods. But he cannot save them from fools.
John F. Kennedy
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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