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The real voyage of discovery consists not in seeking new landscapes, but in having new eyes.
Life consists not in holding good cards but in playing those you hold well.
True happiness consists not in the multitude of friends, but in the worth and choice.
Good character consists of recognizing the selfishness that inheres in each of us and trying to balance it against the altruism to which we should all aspire. It is a difficult balance to strike, but no definition of goodness can be complete without it.
Success consists of getting up just one more time than you fall.
My recipe for bliss on a Friday night consists of a 'New York Times' crossword puzzle and a new episode of 'Homicide;' Saturdays and Sundays are oriented around walks in the woods with the dog, human companion in tow some of the time but not always.
Citizenship consists in the service of the country.
Because of this, originality consists in returning to the origin.
The consuming desire of most human beings is deliberately to plant their whole life in the hands of some other person. I would describe this method of searching for happiness as immature. Development of character consists solely in moving toward self-sufficiency.
Faith consists in being vitally concerned with that ultimate reality to which I give the symbolical name of God. Whoever reflects earnestly on the meaning of life is on the verge of an act of faith.
Any fool can have bad luck; the art consists in knowing how to exploit it.
Every man is a damn fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists in not exceeding the limit.
The virtue of justice consists in moderation, as regulated by wisdom.
All violence consists in some people forcing others, under threat of suffering or death, to do what they do not want to do.
Death consists, indeed, in a repeated process of unrobing, or unsheathing. The immortal part of man shakes off from itself, one after the other, its outer casings, and - as the snake from its skin, the butterfly from its chrysalis - emerges from one after another, passing into a higher state of consciousness.
Work consists of whatever a body is obliged to do. Play consists of whatever a body is not obliged to do.
A nation' s strength ultimately consists in what it can do on its own, and not in what it can borrow from others.
A little and a little, collected together, becomes a great deal; the heap in the barn consists of single grains, and drop and drop make the inundation.
Genuine good taste consists in saying much in few words, in choosing among our thoughts, in having order and arrangement in what we say, and in speaking with composure.
A jury consists of twelve persons chosen to decide who has the better lawyer.
Next to enjoying ourselves, the next greatest pleasure consists in preventing others from enjoying themselves, or, more generally, in the acquisition of power.
The highest manifestation of life consists in this: that a being governs its own actions. A thing which is always subject to the direction of another is somewhat of a dead thing.
A woman's chastity consists, like an onion, of a series of coats.
Wisdom consists of the anticipation of consequences.
With the greater part of rich people, the chief enjoyment of riches consists in the parade of riches.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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