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How true Daddy's words were when he said: all children must look after their own upbringing. 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.
Sex is full of lies. The body tries to tell the truth. But, it's usually too battered with rules to be heard, and bound with pretenses so it can hardly move. We cripple ourselves with lies.
In our age there is no such thing as 'keeping out of politics.' All issues are political issues, and politics itself is a mass of lies, evasions, folly, hatred and schizophrenia.
It is by going down into the abyss that we recover the treasures of life. Where you stumble, there lies your treasure.
The opportunity to secure ourselves against defeat lies in our own hands, but the opportunity of defeating the enemy is provided by the enemy himself.
Love is the only reality and it is not a mere sentiment. It is the ultimate truth that lies at the heart of creation.
Greatness lies, not in being strong, but in the right using of strength; and strength is not used rightly when it serves only to carry a man above his fellows for his own solitary glory. He is the greatest whose strength carries up the most hearts by the attraction of his own.
Henry Ward Beecher
After about 20 years of marriage, I'm finally starting to scratch the surface of what women want. And I think the answer lies somewhere between conversation and chocolate.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
There are lies, damned lies and statistics.
In oneself lies the whole world and if you know how to look and learn, the door is there and the key is in your hand. Nobody on earth can give you either the key or the door to open, except yourself.
The greatness of America lies not in being more enlightened than any other nation, but rather in her ability to repair her faults.
Alexis de Tocqueville
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.
Invincibility lies in the defence; the possibility of victory in the attack.
For me the greatest beauty always lies in the greatest clarity.
Gotthold Ephraim Lessing
Real generosity toward the future lies in giving all to the present.
There are three kinds of lies: lies, damned lies, and statistics.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Henry David Thoreau
Study history, study history. In history lies all the secrets of statecraft.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
He who is prudent and lies in wait for an enemy who is not, will be victorious.
The purpose of terrorism lies not just in the violent act itself. It is in producing terror. It sets out to inflame, to divide, to produce consequences which they then use to justify further terror.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a man's determination.
I am sometimes a fox and sometimes a lion. The whole secret of government lies in knowing when to be the one or the other.
The thing that lies at the foundation of positive change, the way I see it, is service to a fellow human being.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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