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All the art of living lies in a fine mingling of letting go and holding on.
Between calculated risk and reckless decision-making lies the dividing line between profit and loss.
To free us from the expectations of others, to give us back to ourselves - there lies the great, singular power of self-respect.
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.
Love many things, for therein lies the true strength, and whosoever loves much performs much, and can accomplish much, and what is done in love is done well.
Vincent Van Gogh
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.
All the war-propaganda, all the screaming and lies and hatred, comes invariably from people who are not fighting.
The truth has never been of any real value to any human being - it is a symbol for mathematicians and philosophers to pursue. In human relations kindness and lies are worth a thousand truths.
Love always creates, it never destroys. In this lies man's only promise.
White lies always introduce others of a darker complexion.
William S. Paley
Seeking to forget makes exile all the longer; the secret of redemption lies in remembrance.
Richard von Weizsaecker
A great value of antiquity lies in the fact that its writings are the only ones that modern men still read with exactness.
The difficulty we have in accepting responsibility for our behavior lies in the desire to avoid the pain of the consequences of that behavior.
M. Scott Peck
Black History Month must be more than just a month of remembrance; it should be a tribute to our history and reminder of the work that lies in the months and years ahead.
My problem lies in reconciling my gross habits with my net income.
That's the one for my tombstone... Here lies David Byrne. Why the big suit?
I'm an algebra liar. I figure two good lies make a positive.
It's up to you to be responsible for how you feel if you're not happy. Your happiness lies in your hands. You can't rely on a man to make you happy or complete you. That starts with you.
Taraji P. Henson
Man doesn't dictate what you do or how you do it. If you believe in God, believe in God; have your faith in him. That's where my faith lies.
You are meant to play the ball as it lies, a fact that may help to touch on your own objective approach to life.
Governance is complex, difficult, and on the whole, thankless - why ever should the Bright Young Things leave the management of their hotels, newspapers, banks, TV channels and corporations to join, like fleas on a behemoth, the government? Wherein lies the difference between the two worlds?
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.
When we believe in lies, we cannot see the truth, so we make thousands of assumptions and we take them as truth. One of the biggest assumptions we make is that the lies we believe are the truth!
Miguel Angel Ruiz
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
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