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Courage - a perfect sensibility of the measure of danger, and a mental willingness to endure it.
William Tecumseh Sherman
I am a huge believer in giving back and helping out in the community and the world. Think globally, act locally I suppose. I believe that the measure of a person's life is the affect they have on others.
Every life has a measure of sorrow, and sometimes this is what awakens us.
One measure of your success will be the degree to which you build up others who work with you. While building up others, you will build up yourself.
James E. Casey
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
B. R. Ambedkar
Your conscience is the measure of the honesty of your selfishness. Listen to it carefully.
The measure of a life, after all, is not its duration, but its donation.
Corrie Ten Boom
The measure of a man is what he does with power.
Don't measure yourself by what you have accomplished, but by what you should have accomplished with your ability.
People who believe they have the power to exercise some measure of control over their lives are healthier, more effective and more successful than those who lack faith in their ability to effect changes in their lives.
We die. That may be the meaning of life. But we do language. That may be the measure of our lives.
The true measure of the value of any business leader and manager is performance.
Who shall measure the hat and violence of the poet's heart when caught and tangled in a woman's body?
Many churches are measuring the wrong things. We measure things like attendance and giving, but we should be looking at more fundamental things like anger, contempt, honesty, and the degree to which people are under the thumb of their lusts. Those things can be counted, but not as easily as offerings.
If I believe that I became the best quarterback that I could possibly be, the best football player that I could possibly be... That's how I'm going to measure my career as a success or not.
We are more than just flesh and bones. There's a certain spiritual nature and something of the mind that we can't measure. We can't find it. With all our sophisticated equipment, we cannot monitor or define it, and yet it's there.
True enough, nature has endowed me with a fair measure of patience and composure, yet I should be lying if I told you that, having seen the reporter off on his way to make his deadline, I fell peacefully asleep.
Crime and bad lives are the measure of a State's failure, all crime in the end is the crime of the community.
H. G. Wells
For above all things Love means sweetness, and truth, and measure; yea, loyalty to the loved one and to your word. And because of this I dare not meddle with so high a matter.
Marie de France
The SAT is not perfect. We all know smart, knowledgeable people who do badly on standardized tests. But neither is it useless. SAT scores do measure both specific knowledge and valuable thinking skills.
The measure of life is not its duration, but its donation.
Don't pay any attention to what they write about you. Just measure it in inches.
The steady expansion of welfare programs can be taken as a measure of the steady disintegration of the Negro family structure over the past generation in the United States.
Daniel Patrick Moynihan
I must admit that I personally measure success in terms of the contributions an individual makes to her or his fellow human beings.
Man is the measure of all things.
John F. Kennedy
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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