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If you wish to travel far and fast, travel light. Take off all your envies, jealousies, unforgiveness, selfishness and fears.
I like a teacher who gives you something to take home to think about besides homework.
We are not trying to entertain the critics. I'll take my chances with the public.
You must take action now that will move you towards your goals. Develop a sense of urgency in your life.
H. Jackson Brown, Jr.
They did it to try and belittle me, to try and to take away my pride. But I went through the whole system with them. And at the end, I - I wanted the public to know that I was okay, even though I was hurting.
If one were to take the bible seriously one would go mad. But to take the bible seriously, one must be already mad.
Find out how much God has given you and from it take what you need; the remainder is needed by others.
Life opens up opportunities to you, and you either take them or you stay afraid of taking them.
Women in particular need to keep an eye on their physical and mental health, because if we're scurrying to and from appointments and errands, we don't have a lot of time to take care of ourselves. We need to do a better job of putting ourselves higher on our own 'to do' list.
Don't let the fear of the time it will take to accomplish something stand in the way of your doing it. The time will pass anyway; we might just as well put that passing time to the best possible use.
I don't mind saying, you know, that I don't take a salary from the church, and God has blessed me with more money than I could imagine from my books.
If you don't think drugs have done good things for us, then take all of your records, tapes and CD's and burn them.
I felt ashamed for what I had done. I don't have any excuses. I did what I did. I take full responsibility for myself and my actions. I wouldn't pawn this off on anybody. I'm sorry it happened. And I hurt people.
It is a golden maxim to cultivate the garden for the nose, and the eyes will take care of themselves.
Robert Louis Stevenson
Compassion, in which all ethics must take root, can only attain its full breadth and depth if it embraces all living creatures and does not limit itself to mankind.
Undermine their pompous authority, reject their moral standards, make anarchy and disorder your trademarks. Cause as much chaos and disruption as possible but don't let them take you ALIVE.
I try to speak in everyday language. I feel like God has gifted me to take Bible principles and make them practical.
There have been times when I have deliberately tried to take my life... I think I must have been crying for some attention.
He who has a task to perform must know how to take sides, or he is quite unworthy of it.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
In the business world, everyone is paid in two coins: cash and experience. Take the experience first; the cash will come later.
Harold S. Geneen
In the absence of sound oversight,responsible businesses are forced to compete against unscrupulous and underhanded businesses, who are unencumbered by any restrictions on activities that might harm the environment, or take advantage of middle-class families, or threaten to bring down the entire financial system.
People who don't take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year. People who do take risks generally make about two big mistakes a year.
Men ought either to be indulged or utterly destroyed, for if you merely offend them they take vengeance, but if you injure them greatly they are unable to retaliate, so that the injury done to a man ought to be such that vengeance cannot be feared.
Make the best use of what is in your power, and take the rest as it happens.
Power is my mistress. I have worked too hard at her conquest to allow anyone to take her away from me.
There is only one basic human right, the right to do as you damn well please. And with it comes the only basic human duty, the duty to take the consequences.
P. J. O'Rourke
I've found that luck is quite predictable. If you want more luck, take more chances. Be more active. Show up more often.
As you get older, you're not afraid of doubt. Doubt isn't running the show. You take out all the self-agonizing.
Take off your bedroom slippers. Put on your marching shoes,' he said, his voice rising as applause and cheers mounted. 'Shake it off. Stop complainin'. Stop grumblin'. Stop cryin'. We are going to press on. We have work to do.
If you want a president who will make things better in the African-American community, you are looking at him. You take a look!
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