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I prefer to be true to myself, even at the hazard of incurring the ridicule of others, rather than to be false, and to incur my own abhorrence.
A man has to learn that he cannot command things, but that he can command himself; that he cannot coerce the wills of others, but that he can mold and master his own will: and things serve him who serves Truth; people seek guidance of him who is master of himself.
Don't let others put thoughts into your mind that takes away your self-confidence.
True heroism is remarkably sober, very undramatic. It is not the urge to surpass all others at whatever cost, but the urge to serve others at whatever cost.
The ultimate lesson all of us have to learn is unconditional love, which includes not only others but ourselves as well.
Is there anyone so wise as to learn by the experience of others?
Try not to get lost in comparing yourself to others. Discover your gifts and let them shine! Softball is amazing that way as a sport. Everyone on the field has a slightly different ability that makes them perfect for their position.
Why lie? I'm not going to be a hypocrite and say the opposite of what I think, like some others do.
Some people drink from the fountain of knowledge, others just gargle.
Where misunderstanding serves others as an advantage, one is helpless to make oneself understood.
The most worth-while thing is to try to put happiness into the lives of others.
A strong woman is a woman determined to do something others are determined not be done.
Let others lead small lives, but not you. Let others argue over small things, but not you. Let others cry over small hurts, but not you. Let others leave their future in someone else's hands, but not you.
When you blame others, you give up your power to change.
When you please others in hopes of being accepted, you lose you self-worth in the process.
People often say that 'beauty is in the eye of the beholder,' and I say that the most liberating thing about beauty is realizing that you are the beholder. This empowers us to find beauty in places where others have not dared to look, including inside ourselves.
Be true to yourself. Make each day a masterpiece. Help others. Drink deeply from good books. Make friendship a fine art. Build a shelter against a rainy day.
In 1939, Germany established gun control. From 1939 to 1945, six million Jews and seven million others unable to defend themselves were exterminated.
Remember, always give your best. Never get discouraged. Never be petty. Always remember, others may hate you. But those who hate you don't win unless you hate them. And then you destroy yourself.
Richard M. Nixon
Try not to get lost in comparing yourself to others. Discover your gifts and let them shine!
I think everyone is most confident when they are just being themselves and not trying to impress others.
Ultimately, leadership is not about glorious crowning acts. It's about keeping your team focused on a goal and motivated to do their best to achieve it, especially when the stakes are high and the consequences really matter. It is about laying the groundwork for others' success, and then standing back and letting them shine.
Adversity causes some men to break; others to break records.
William Arthur Ward
Selfishness is not living as one wishes to live, it is asking others to live as one wishes to live.
It is humiliating to remain with our hands folded while others write history. It matters little who wins. To make a people great it is necessary to send them to battle even if you have to kick them in the pants. That is what I shall do.
Martin Luther King, Jr.
John F. Kennedy
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