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When we honestly ask ourselves which person in our lives means the most to us, we often find that it is those who, instead of giving advice, solutions, or cures, have chosen rather to share our pain and touch our wounds with a warm and tender hand.
If you are neutral in situations of injustice, you have chosen the side of the oppressor. If an elephant has its foot on the tail of a mouse and you say that you are neutral, the mouse will not appreciate your neutrality.
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.
Whatever words we utter should be chosen with care for people will hear them and be influenced by them for good or ill.
Where would you be without friends? The people to pick you up when you need lifting? We come from homes far from perfect, so you end up almost parent and sibling to your friends - your own chosen family. There's nothing like a really loyal, dependable, good friend. Nothing.
I regret those times when I've chosen the dark side. I've wasted enough time not being happy.
I think that the Bible teaches that homosexuality is a sin, but the Bible also teaches that pride is a sin, jealousy is a sin, and hate is a sin, evil thoughts are a sin. So I don't think that homosexuality should be chosen as the overwhelming sin that we are doing today.
The quality of a person's life is in direct proportion to their commitment to excellence, regardless of their chosen field of endeavor.
Nothing is given to man on earth - struggle is built into the nature of life, and conflict is possible - the hero is the man who lets no obstacle prevent him from pursuing the values he has chosen.
In order to excel, you must be completely dedicated to your chosen sport. You must also be prepared to work hard and be willing to accept constructive criticism. Without one-hundred percent dedication, you won't be able to do this.
By prevailing over all obstacles and distractions, one may unfailingly arrive at his chosen goal or destination.
Good books, like good friends, are few and chosen; the more select, the more enjoyable.
Louisa May Alcott
The longest journey is the journey inwards. Of him who has chosen his destiny, Who has started upon his quest for the source of his being.
You have been chosen, and you must therefore use such strength and heart and wits as you have.
J. R. R. Tolkien
Bunch together a group of people deliberately chosen for strong religious feelings, and you have a practical guarantee of dark morbidities expressed in crime, perversion, and insanity.
H. P. Lovecraft
Whatever I will become will be what God has chosen for me.
I'm proud of myself. I could break and go get all this plastic surgery and get my nose fixed and get lipo or do whatever, but I haven't chosen to do that because I know I'm a great person. I'm pretty damn hot, if you ask me.
The jury consist of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.
A smile is the chosen vehicle of all ambiguities.
Many are stubborn in pursuit of the path they have chosen, few in pursuit of the goal.
War is the remedy that our enemies have chosen, and I say let us give them all they want.
William Tecumseh Sherman
The principles of justice are chosen behind a veil of ignorance.
I would not be a good mother. I mean, I love being an aunt to my niece and nephew. And I used to want to, like, adopt 10 kids - because I had friends who were adopted, and I thought that was the coolest thing, to be chosen. But again, my job is too selfish.
There are no mistakes. The events we bring upon ourselves, no matter how unpleasant, are necessary in order to learn what we need to learn; whatever steps we take, they're necessary to reach the places we've chosen to go.
If the career you have chosen has some unexpected inconvenience, console yourself by reflecting that no career is without them.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
John F. Kennedy
Leonardo da Vinci
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