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Every reader finds himself. The writer's work is merely a kind of optical instrument that makes it possible for the reader to discern what, without this book, he would perhaps never have seen in himself.
The secret of living a life of excellence is merely a matter of thinking thoughts of excellence. Really, it's a matter of programming our minds with the kind of information that will set us free.
Charles R. Swindoll
People have to deal with their issues together; they have to expose themselves and kind of exhaust themselves.
No person who is well bred, kind and modest is ever offensively plain; all real deformity means want for manners or of heart.
Learning, n. The kind of ignorance distinguishing the studious.
Barometer, n.: An ingenious instrument which indicates what kind of weather we are having.
I would be the most content if my children grew up to be the kind of people who think decorating consists mostly of building enough bookshelves.
Negroes - Sweet and docile, Meek, humble, and kind: Beware the day - They change their mind.
It is futile to judge a kind deed by its motives. Kindness can become its own motive. We are made kind by being kind.
Too great haste to repay an obligation is a kind of ingratitude.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
An unimaginative person can neither be reverent or kind.
If you expect the blessings of God, be kind to His people.
We do not rejoice in victories. We rejoice when a new kind of cotton is grown and when strawberries bloom in Israel.
Often I look back and see that I had been many kinds of a fool-and that I had been happy in being this or that kind of fool.
Everything that I love is behind those gates. We have elephants, and giraffes, and crocodiles, and every kind of tigers and lions. And - and we have bus loads of kids, who don't get to see those things. They come up sick children, and enjoy it.
The thing I love most about going on vacation is that I get to leave behind any kind of schedule. My entire life is scheduled from morning to night, and when I'm on vacation, there is no schedule.
Honestly, I don't listen to nobody else's music but my own. It's kind of like sports to me. You don't see Kobe Bryant at a LeBron James game - he just works on his own game. And that's what I do. I only listen to me, so I can criticize and analyze and all those things.
I try to tell a story the way someone would tell you a story in a bar, with the same kind of timing and pacing.
We kind of deny the stages of life.
Whoever I am, or whatever I am doing, some kind of excellence is within my reach.
John W. Gardner
Eeew, I'd be a little uncomfortable Googling myself. People sit there - and Google themselves? That's kind of weird.
I admire people who are, by nature, kind and fair to others.
On two occasions I have been asked, 'Pray, Mr. Babbage, if you put into the machine wrong figures, will the right answers come out?' I am not able rightly to apprehend the kind of confusion of ideas that could provoke such a question.
Death is only a larger kind of going abroad.
What is faith but a kind of betting or speculation after all? It should be, I bet that my Redeemer liveth.
I hate pride, but if I were going to be proud of anything it would have to be something I'd done myself. Race pride is kind of stupid.
But a true diva has dismissed that drama. A true diva's heart is open, and she's ready to play by her own rules - rules that are gentle and kind.
And although our bodies are bounded with skin, and we can differentiate between outside and inside, they cannot exist except in a certain kind of natural environment.
Politics is an act of faith; you have to show some kind of confidence in the intellectual and moral capacity of the public.
It's interesting that I had such a close relationship with my grandfather. Because your parents always judge you: they say, 'You shouldn't do this, you shouldn't do that.' But with your grandparents you have a feeling that you can say anything or you can do anything, and they will support you. That's why you have this kind of connection.
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