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It's a struggle for every young Black man. You know how it is, only God can judge us.
All credibility, all good conscience, all evidence of truth come only from the senses.
You know the only people who are always sure about the proper way to raise children? Those who've never had any.
Great thoughts speak only to the thoughtful mind, but great actions speak to all mankind.
Do not brood over your past mistakes and failures as this will only fill your mind with grief, regret and depression. Do not repeat them in the future.
The first fall of snow is not only an event, it is a magical event. You go to bed in one kind of a world and wake up in another quite different, and if this is not enchantment then where is it to be found?
J. B. Priestley
My work is the only ground I've ever had to stand on. I seem to have a whole superstructure with no foundation but I'm working on the foundation.
People disparage knowing and the intellectual life, and urge doing. I am content with knowing, if only I could know.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
A good writer possesses not only his own spirit but also the spirit of his friends.
These critics with the illusions they've created about artists - it's like idol worship. They only like people when they're on their way up... I cannot be on the way up again.
But if nothing but soul, or in soul mind, is qualified to count, it is impossible for there to be time unless there is soul, but only that of which time is an attribute, i.e. if change can exist without soul.
Wall Street is the only place that people ride to in a Rolls Royce to get advice from those who take the subway.
Waste your money and you're only out of money, but waste your time and you've lost a part of your life.
We cannot teach people anything; we can only help them discover it within themselves.
Every man casts a shadow; not his body only, but his imperfectly mingled spirit. This is his grief. Let him turn which way he will, it falls opposite to the sun; short at noon, long at eve. Did you never see it?
Henry David Thoreau
The only time you really live fully is from thirty to sixty. The young are slaves to dreams; the old servants of regrets. Only the middle-aged have all their five senses in the keeping of their wits.
Men create gods after their own image, not only with regard to their form but with regard to their mode of life.
The superior man makes the difficulty to be overcome his first interest; success only comes later.
We must respect the other fellow's religion, but only in the sense and to the extent that we respect his theory that his wife is beautiful and his children smart.
H. L. Mencken
There's only one Michael Jordan.
We cannot change our past. We can not change the fact that people act in a certain way. We can not change the inevitable. The only thing we can do is play on the one string we have, and that is our attitude.
Charles R. Swindoll
I think computer viruses should count as life. I think it says something about human nature that the only form of life we have created so far is purely destructive. We've created life in our own image.
The only thing that could spoil a day was people. People were always the limiters of happiness except for the very few that were as good as spring itself.
Ships that pass in the night, and speak each other in passing, only a signal shown, and a distant voice in the darkness; So on the ocean of life, we pass and speak one another, only a look and a voice, then darkness again and a silence.
Henry Wadsworth Longfellow
Undeserved praise causes more pangs of conscience later than undeserved blame, but probably only for this reason, that our power of judgment are more completely exposed by being over praised than by being unjustly underestimated.
One can not reflect in streaming water. Only those who know internal peace can give it to others.
All this talk about equality. The only thing people really have in common is that they are all going to die.
Modesty is the only sure bait when you angle for praise.
Life is truly known only to those who suffer, lose, endure adversity and stumble from defeat to defeat.
A great value of antiquity lies in the fact that its writings are the only ones that modern men still read with exactness.
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