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Only those who will risk going too far can possibly find out how far one can go.
T. S. Eliot
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn't need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
I do not believe that civilization will be wiped out in a war fought with the atomic bomb. Perhaps two-thirds of the people of the earth will be killed.
If you go looking for a friend, you're going to find they're very scarce. If you go out to be a friend, you'll find them everywhere.
You have to grow from the inside out. None can teach you, none can make you spiritual. There is no other teacher but your own soul.
It was character that got us out of bed, commitment that moved us into action, and discipline that enabled us to follow through.
Carry out a random act of kindness, with no expectation of reward, safe in the knowledge that one day someone might do the same for you.
All I'm trying to do is survive and make good out of the dirty, nasty, unbelievable lifestyle that they gave me.
Love makes your soul crawl out from its hiding place.
Zora Neale Hurston
You can't depend on your eyes when your imagination is out of focus.
Do not fear mistakes. You will know failure. Continue to reach out.
The fight is won or lost far away from witnesses - behind the lines, in the gym, and out there on the road, long before I dance under those lights.
By all means let's be open-minded, but not so open-minded that our brains drop out.
If I am walking with two other men, each of them will serve as my teacher. I will pick out the good points of the one and imitate them, and the bad points of the other and correct them in myself.
If you want to succeed you should strike out on new paths, rather than travel the worn paths of accepted success.
John D. Rockefeller
All religion, my friend, is simply evolved out of fraud, fear, greed, imagination, and poetry.
Edgar Allan Poe
Even in literature and art, no man who bothers about originality will ever be original: whereas if you simply try to tell the truth (without caring twopence how often it has been told before) you will, nine times out of ten, become original without ever having noticed it.
C. S. Lewis
People spend too much time finding other people to blame, too much energy finding excuses for not being what they are capable of being, and not enough energy putting themselves on the line, growing out of the past, and getting on with their lives.
J. Michael Straczynski
God and Nature first made us what we are, and then out of our own created genius we make ourselves what we want to be. Follow always that great law. Let the sky and God be our limit and Eternity our measurement.
I believe that one defines oneself by reinvention. To not be like your parents. To not be like your friends. To be yourself. To cut yourself out of stone.
If you want to conquer fear, don't sit home and think about it. Go out and get busy.
Love one another and help others to rise to the higher levels, simply by pouring out love. Love is infectious and the greatest healing energy.
It isn't the mountains ahead to climb that wear you out; it's the pebble in your shoe.
An escalator can never break: it can only become stairs. You should never see an Escalator Temporarily Out Of Order sign, just Escalator Temporarily Stairs. Sorry for the convenience.
If the whole universe has no meaning, we should never have found out that it has no meaning: just as, if there were no light in the universe and therefore no creatures with eyes, we should never know it was dark. Dark would be without meaning.
C. S. Lewis
At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause to think with deep gratitude of those who have lighted the flame within us.
Out of 6 billion humans, the troublemakers are just a handful.
The best way out is always through.
If you set out to be liked, you would be prepared to compromise on anything at any time, and you would achieve nothing.
Lord save us all from a hope tree that has lost the faculty of putting out blossoms.
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