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Our greatest happiness does not depend on the condition of life in which chance has placed us, but is always the result of a good conscience, good health, occupation, and freedom in all just pursuits.
He who learns but does not think, is lost! He who thinks but does not learn is in great danger.
Be grateful for what you have and stop complaining - it bores everybody else, does you no good, and doesn't solve any problems.
It's very important that we re-learn the art of resting and relaxing. Not only does it help prevent the onset of many illnesses that develop through chronic tension and worrying; it allows us to clear our minds, focus, and find creative solutions to problems.
Thich Nhat Hanh
I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod; my shadow does that much better.
A gender-equal society would be one where the word 'gender' does not exist: where everyone can be themselves.
Medicine is not only a science; it is also an art. It does not consist of compounding pills and plasters; it deals with the very processes of life, which must be understood before they may be guided.
Even when I see a beautiful woman, I think, 'Aw, her life must be amazing.' Everyone does it. That's human nature to believe that beauty is everything.
Marina and the Diamonds
What does it take to be a champion? Desire, dedication, determination, concentration and the will to win.
Do not overrate what you have received, nor envy others. He who envies others does not obtain peace of mind.
Correction does much, but encouragement does more.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I object to violence because when it appears to do good, the good is only temporary; the evil it does is permanent.
The sea does not reward those who are too anxious, too greedy, or too impatient. One should lie empty, open, choiceless as a beach - waiting for a gift from the sea.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
People often say that motivation doesn't last. Well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily.
Rank does not confer privilege or give power. It imposes responsibility.
What does it mean to be a superhero? We're all fighting for the better good. But, at the same time, I think what stands out is, as superheroes, you don't give up; you don't surrender. I think that's what makes a superhero.
If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
You have your way. I have my way. As for the right way, the correct way, and the only way, it does not exist.
Everybody talks about the weather, but nobody does anything about it.
Charles Dudley Warner
War does not determine who is right - only who is left.
The man who does not read good books has no advantage over the man who cannot read them.
By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. The nonexistent is whatever we have not sufficiently desired.
The more one does and sees and feels, the more one is able to do, and the more genuine may be one's appreciation of fundamental things like home, and love, and understanding companionship.
A lot of people, when a guy scores a lot of goals, think, 'He's a great player', because a goal is very important, but a great player is a player who can do everything on the field. He can do assists, encourage his colleagues, give them confidence to go forward. It is someone who, when a team does not do well, becomes one of the leaders.
The illiterate of the future will not be the person who cannot read. It will be the person who does not know how to learn.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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