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Every man has his own destiny: the only imperative is to follow it, to accept it, no matter where it leads him.
Ask those who love Him with a sincere love, and they will tell you that they find no greater or prompter relief amid the troubles of their life than in loving conversation with their Divine Friend.
Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day; teach a man to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.
Just remaining quietly in the presence of God, listening to Him, being attentive to Him, requires a lot of courage and know-how.
The basic tenet of black consciousness is that the black man must reject all value systems that seek to make him a foreigner in the country of his birth and reduce his basic human dignity.
What we talked about will have to remain a secret between him and me. I spoke to him as a brother whom I have pardoned and who has my complete trust.
Pope John Paul II
Every youth owes it to himself and to the world to make the most possible out of the stuff that is in him.
Orison Swett Marden
To hold a man down, you have to stay down with him.
Booker T. Washington
It does not do to leave a live dragon out of your calculations, if you live near him.
J. R. R. Tolkien
There is not a more repulsive spectacle than on old man who will not forsake the world, which has already forsaken him.
T. S. Eliot
I maintain that, if everyone knew what others said about him, there would not be four friends in the world.
The most dangerous criminal now is the entirely lawless modern philosopher. Compared to him, burglars and bigamists are essentially moral men.
Gilbert K. Chesterton
There are two kinds of people one can call reasonable: those who serve God with all their heart because they know him, and those who seek him with all their heart because they do not know him.
Hubert Humphrey talks so fast that listening to him is like trying to read Playboy magazine with your wife turning the pages.
Above all, I would teach him to tell the truth Truth-telling, I have found, is the key to responsible citizenship. The thousands of criminals I have seen in 40 years of law enforcement have had one thing in common: Every single one was a liar.
J. Edgar Hoover
Love him or hate him, Trump is a man who is certain about what he wants and sets out to get it, no holds barred. Women find his power almost as much of a turn-on as his money.
It is evident that skepticism, while it makes no actual change in man, always makes him feel better.
We have long observed that every neurosis has the result, and therefore probably the purpose, of forcing the patient out of real life, of alienating him from actuality.
Do not just look at your boyfriend as just a boyfriend. Look at him as a friend, too.
A man's character always takes its hue, more or less, from the form and color of things about him.
To insult someone we call him 'bestial. For deliberate cruelty and nature, 'human' might be the greater insult.
A fascist is one whose lust for money or power is combined with such an intensity of intolerance toward those of other races, parties, classes, religions, cultures, regions or nations as to make him ruthless in his use of deceit or violence to attain his ends.
Henry A. Wallace
Bore, n. A person who talks when you wish him to listen.
Backbite. To speak of a man as you find him when he can't find you.
The doctor should be opaque to his patients and, like a mirror, should show them nothing but what is shown to him.
Few friendships would survive if each one knew what his friend says of him behind his back.
The greatest thing a man can do in this world is to make the most possible out of the stuff that has been given him. This is success, and there is no other.
Orison Swett Marden
Die? I should say not, dear fellow. No Barrymore would allow such a conventional thing to happen to him.
Behold, I stand at the door and knock. If anyone hears by voice and opens the door, I will come in to him and eat with him, and he with me.
A general is just as good or just as bad as the troops under his command make him.
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