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Happiness lies in the joy of achievement and the thrill of creative effort.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Our greatest weakness lies in giving up. The most certain way to succeed is always to try just one more time.
Thomas A. Edison
The true secret of happiness lies in taking a genuine interest in all the details of daily life.
What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
Be faithful in small things because it is in them that your strength lies.
There is nothing noble in being superior to your fellow men. True nobility lies in being superior to your former self.
I love you, and because I love you, I would sooner have you hate me for telling you the truth than adore me for telling you lies.
The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.
Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
Neither a wise man nor a brave man lies down on the tracks of history to wait for the train of the future to run over him.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
I firmly believe that any man's finest hour, the greatest fulfillment of all that he holds dear, is that moment when he has worked his heart out in a good cause and lies exhausted on the field of battle - victorious.
Political language... is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind.
Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.
Hope lies in dreams, in imagination, and in the courage of those who dare to make dreams into reality.
The great danger for family life, in the midst of any society whose idols are pleasure, comfort and independence, lies in the fact that people close their hearts and become selfish.
Pope John Paul II
Between stimulus and response there is a space. In that space is our power to choose our response. In our response lies our growth and our freedom.
Viktor E. Frankl
The difficulty lies not so much in developing new ideas as in escaping from old ones.
John Maynard Keynes
The only real security is not in owning or possessing, not in demanding or expecting, not in hoping, even. Security in a relationship lies neither in looking back to what it was, nor forward to what it might be, but living in the present and accepting it as it is now.
Anne Morrow Lindbergh
Little white lies are part of everyday life. If you're in court being charged with a felony, you're probably going to be tempted to lie. Or if your girlfriend asks you if the sweater she is wearing makes her look fat; you're going to lie because you love that person. There are different reasons and justifications to lie; it's human nature.
Freedom lies in being bold.
Men are liars. We'll lie about lying if we have to. I'm an algebra liar. I figure two good lies make a positive.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Henry David Thoreau
When you rise in the morning, give thanks for the light, for your life, for your strength. Give thanks for your food and for the joy of living. If you see no reason to give thanks, the fault lies in yourself.
To me, the extraordinary aspect of martial arts lies in its simplicity. The easy way is also the right way, and martial arts is nothing at all special; the closer to the true way of martial arts, the less wastage of expression there is.
Truth exists; only lies are invented.
John F. Kennedy
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