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The art of being happy lies in the power of extracting happiness from common things.
Henry Ward Beecher
History is a set of lies agreed upon.
I believe our legacy will be defined by the accomplishments and fearless nature by which our daughters and sons take on the global challenges we face. I also wonder if perhaps the most lasting expression of one's humility lies in our ability to foster and mentor our children.
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.
Whereas religious prayers sing of peace and harmony, religion has divided human beings through an atrocious history of enmity and bloodshed. Yet, behind the veil of superficiality and hypocrisy, I always believed in the inherent beauty of God that lies at the essence of all true spiritual paths.
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
Half the lies they tell about me aren't true.
As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world - that is the myth of the atomic age - as in being able to remake ourselves.
Valor lies just halfway between rashness and cowardice.
Miguel de Cervantes
There are a terrible lot of lies going about the world, and the worst of it is that half of them are true.
A man who as a physical being is always turned toward the outside, thinking that his happiness lies outside him, finally turns inward and discovers that the source is within him.
A truly American sentiment recognizes the dignity of labor and the fact that honor lies in honest toil.
People do not believe lies because they have to, but because they want to.
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.
There are lies, damned lies and statistics.
All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.
Love is the only reality and it is not a mere sentiment. It is the ultimate truth that lies at the heart of creation.
To free us from the expectations of others, to give us back to ourselves - there lies the great, singular power of self-respect.
We are celebrating the feast of the Eternal Birth which God the Father has borne and never ceases to bear in all eternity... But if it takes not place in me, what avails it? Everything lies in this, that it should take place in me.
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.
The appeal of cinema lies in the fear of death.
True strength lies in submission which permits one to dedicate his life, through devotion, to something beyond himself.
Between the daylight gambler and the player at night there is the same difference that lies between a careless husband and the lover swooning under his lady's window.
Honore de Balzac
The worth of a human being lies in the ability to extend oneself, to go outside oneself, to exist in and for other people.
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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