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I think that if you live long enough, you realize that so much of what happens in life is out of your control, but how you respond to it is in your control. That's what I try to remember.
For a long time I tried to manage an honesty and openness about my personal life because I'm human and I'm normal - well, semi-normal.
As a child, I watched 'Dallas' and that was my vision for my life for as long as I could remember.
As long as we persevere and endure, we can get anything we want.
A wind has blown the rain away and blown the sky away and all the leaves away, and the trees stand. I think, I too, have known autumn too long.
e. e. cummings
For a long time now I have tried simply to write the best I can. Sometimes I have good luck and write better than I can.
When we long for life without difficulties, remind us that oaks grow strong in contrary winds and diamonds are made under pressure.
Want to learn to eat a lot? Here it is: Eat a little. That way, you will be around long enough to eat a lot.
Space is big. You just won't believe how vastly, hugely, mind-bogglingly big it is. I mean, you may think it's a long way down the road to the drug store, but that's just peanuts to space.
I know war as few other men now living know it, and nothing to me is more revolting. I have long advocated its complete abolition, as its very destructiveness on both friend and foe has rendered it useless as a method of settling international disputes.
You think dogs will not be in heaven? I tell you, they will be there long before any of us.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Hold a picture of yourself long and steadily enough in your mind's eye, and you will be drawn toward it.
You only have to do a very few things right in your life so long as you don't do too many things wrong.
In the long history of humankind (and animal kind, too) those who learned to collaborate and improvise most effectively have prevailed.
As long as your going to be thinking anyway, think big.
Treasure the love you receive above all. It will survive long after your good health has vanished.
I believe that, as long as there is plenty, poverty is evil.
What I think is fair to say is that, coming out of the Republican camp, there have been efforts to suggest that perhaps I'm not who I say I am when it comes to my faith - something which I find deeply offensive, and that has been going on for a pretty long time.
House guests should be regarded as perishables: Leave them out too long and they go bad.
The mind is the limit. As long as the mind can envision the fact that you can do something, you can do it, as long as you really believe 100 percent.
As long as your body is healthy and under control and death is distant, try to save your soul; when death is immanent what can you do?
Error is acceptable as long as we are young; but one must not drag it along into old age.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
So long as we love, we serve; so long as we are loved by others, I should say that we are almost indispensable; and no man is useless while he has a friend.
Robert Louis Stevenson
We seldom find people ungrateful so long as it is thought we can serve them.
Francois de La Rochefoucauld
Men of age object too much, consult too long, adventure too little, repent too soon, and seldom drive business home to the full period, but content themselves with a mediocrity of success.
Life well spent is long.
Leonardo da Vinci
History does not long entrust the care of freedom to the weak or the timid.
Dwight D. Eisenhower
You must become an old man in good time if you wish to be an old man long.
If you live long enough, you'll make mistakes. But if you learn from them, you'll be a better person. It's how you handle adversity, not how it affects you. The main thing is never quit, never quit, never quit.
William J. Clinton
As is a tale, so is life: not how long it is, but how good it is, is what matters.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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