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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.
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
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.
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.
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.
Sensitive people faced with the prospect of a camera portrait put on a face they think is the one they would like to show to the world... Every so often what lies behind the facade is rare and more wonderful than the subject knows or dares to believe.
He who is prudent and lies in wait for an enemy who is not, will be victorious.
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
The difference between the impossible and the possible lies in a man's determination.
Your success and happiness lies in you. Resolve to keep happy, and your joy and you shall form an invincible host against difficulties.
The final proof of greatness lies in being able to endure criticism without resentment.
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.
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
Satisfaction lies in the effort, not in the attainment, full effort is full victory.
If the Great Way perishes there will morality and duty. When cleverness and knowledge arise great lies will flourish. When relatives fall out with one another there will be filial duty and love. When states are in confusion there will be faithful servants.
Invincibility lies in the defence; the possibility of victory in the attack.
It is by going down into the abyss that we recover the treasures of life. Where you stumble, there lies your treasure.
The greatest glory in living lies not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
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.
In ancient times they had no statistics so they had to fall back on lies.
When we tell little white lies, we become progressively color-blind. It is better to remain silent than to mislead.
James E. Faust
The final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands.
Our treasure lies in the beehive of our knowledge. We are perpetually on the way thither, being by nature winged insects and honey gatherers of the mind.
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.
What lies behind us and what lies ahead of us are tiny matters compared to what lives within us.
Henry David Thoreau
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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