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If you're always strict with yourself, life gets miserable. And we're supposed to enjoy life.
Life is too short to be miserable.
Rita Mae Brown
In the main, ghosts are said to be forlorn and generally miserable, if not downright depressed. The jolly ghost is rare.
But if you don't enjoy doing something, you'll be miserable no matter how much money you make.
I would say a lot of the emotion in what I do is a sort of a thankfulness for those energies being around, because there's been points in my life when they weren't around, and it's a real sort of miserable existence.
There's as much crookedness as you want to find. There was something Abraham Lincoln said - he'd rather trust and be disappointed than distrust and be miserable all the time. Maybe I trusted too much.
We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves strong. The amount of work is the same.
We all have our ways of handling fear and managing trying; jumping in or climbing down, a direct approach or a delay, joyful or miserable, a spirit of adventure, or God help me, get this thing over with.
I know there's millions of problems in the world, but if you dwell on those, then you're going to be miserable. I think my meditation helps me to transcend and get beyond the grip of all the negativity and regenerate from within a more positive attitude, which comes in very handy when you're going to do 150 concerts a year.
They say it is better to be poor and happy than rich and miserable, but how about a compromise like moderately rich and just moody?
No one is more miserable than the person who wills everything and can do nothing.
Why is a woman to be treated differently? Woman suffrage will succeed, despite this miserable guerilla opposition.
There is no more miserable human being than one in whom nothing is habitual but indecision.
Only married people understand you can be miserable and happy at the same time.
God loves us; the devil hates us. God wants us to have a fulness of joy as He has. The devil wants us to be miserable as he is. God gives us commandments to bless us. The devil would have us break these commandments to curse us.
Ezra Taft Benson
Business is war. I go out there, I want to kill the competitors. I want to make their lives miserable. I want to steal their market share. I want them to fear me and I want everyone on my team thinking we're going to win.
But I am a blasted tree; the bolt has entered my soul; and I felt then that I should survive to exhibit what I shall soon cease to be - a miserable spectacle of wrecked humanity, pitiable to others and intolerable to myself.
Life is divided into the horrible and the miserable.
The trick is in what one emphasizes. We either make ourselves miserable, or we make ourselves happy. The amount of work is the same.
One morning, about four o'clock, I was driving my car just about as fast as I could. I thought, Why am I out this time of night? I was miserable, and it came to me: I'm falling in love with somebody I have no right to fall in love with.
June Carter Cash
I lived rough, by my wits, was homeless, lived on the streets, lived on friends' floors, was happy, was miserable.
The miserable failures of capitalist economies in the Great Depression were root causes of worldwide social and political disasters.
I like living. I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow, but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.
No one is so miserable as the poor person who maintains the appearance of wealth.
I have sometimes been wildly, despairingly, acutely miserable, racked with sorrow, but through it all I still know quite certainly that just to be alive is a grand thing.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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