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Because a human being is endowed with empathy, he violates the natural order if he does not reach out to those who need care. Responding to this empathy, one is in harmony with the order of things, with dharma; otherwise, one is not.
I have offended God and mankind because my work didn't reach the quality it should have.
Leonardo da Vinci
There are no mistakes. The events we bring upon ourselves, no matter how unpleasant, are necessary in order to learn what we need to learn; whatever steps we take, they're necessary to reach the places we've chosen to go.
Stretching his hand up to reach the stars, too often man forgets the flowers at his feet.
The simple life on the farm was everything to me. Nothing was more relaxing after a long plane flight than to reach the winding driveway that led up to my house. The quiet of the night was more soothing than a sleeping pill.
In tennis, it is not the opponent you fear, it is the failure itself, knowing how near you were but just out of reach.
Eventually, we reach the point where we start to realize that we are not going to find peace, contentment, happiness, strength, fearlessness - all of the things that in our heart of hearts we wish we had - outside of us.
My celebrity status allows me an opportunity, allows me a pulpit to preach and reach out to the people. Not even always preaching but just leading, motivating them by being a leader.
I'm always trying to reach a transcendent point, a romantic point, but reach it in a really unconventional way, a really profane way. To get to that romantic, touching, heartbreaking place, but through a lot of acts of profanity.
Through literacy you can begin to see the universe. Through music you can reach anybody. Between the two there is you, unstoppable.
Aim for the sky and you'll reach the ceiling. Aim for the ceiling and you'll stay on the floor.
I think it's because it was an emotional story, and emotions come through much stronger in black and white. Colour is distracting in a way, it pleases the eye but it doesn't necessarily reach the heart.
We need to reach that happy stage of our development when differences and diversity are not seen as sources of division and distrust, but of strength and inspiration.
Your problem is to bridge the gap which exists between where you are now and the goal you intend to reach.
The hardest people to reach with the love of God are not the bad people. They know they are bad. They have no defense. The hardest ones to win for God are the self-righteous people.
Charles L. Allen
We are a continuum. Just as we reach back to our ancestors for our fundamental values, so we, as guardians of that legacy, must reach ahead to our children and their children. And we do so with a sense of sacredness in that reaching.
We must reach out our hand in friendship and dignity both to those who would befriend us and those who would be our enemy.
On some great and glorious day the plain folks of the land will reach their heart's desire at last, and the White House will be adorned by a downright moron.
H. L. Mencken
One man scorned and covered with scars still strove with his last ounce of courage to reach the unreachable stars; and the world will be better for this.
Miguel de Cervantes
The great leaders are like the best conductors - they reach beyond the notes to reach the magic in the players.
The power of choosing good and evil is within the reach of all.
I offer my expertise and experience for hire in order to help a group of people reach the summit.
There are a lot of 'chicken Christians.' Chickens are generally afraid of life, and they seldom fly or reach their potential in life. And when a storm comes, all they seem to do is flap around the chicken yard, stirring up dirt and running to the chicken house.
You got to try and reach for the stars or try and achieve the unreachable.
You need to overcome the tug of people against you as you reach for high goals.
George S. Patton
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
Martin Luther King, Jr.
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