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It is a matter of shame that in the morning the birds should be awake earlier than you.
Being a Christian is more than just an instantaneous conversion - it is a daily process whereby you grow to be more and more like Christ.
A truly strong person does not need the approval of others any more than a lion needs the approval of sheep.
Time is a sort of river of passing events, and strong is its current; no sooner is a thing brought to sight than it is swept by and another takes its place, and this too will be swept away.
For me, it is far better to grasp the Universe as it really is than to persist in delusion, however satisfying and reassuring.
I do not have much patience with a thing of beauty that must be explained to be understood. If it does need additional interpretation by someone other than the creator, then I question whether it has fulfilled its purpose.
What you are as a person is far more important than what you are as a basketball player.
The most important things are the hardest things to say. They are the things you get ashamed of because words diminish your feelings - words shrink things that seem timeless when they are in your head to no more than living size when they are brought out.
There are two powers in the world; one is the sword and the other is the pen. There is a great competition and rivalry between the two. There is a third power stronger than both, that of the women.
Muhammad Ali Jinnah
Nothing's better than a picnic.
Never contract friendship with a man that is not better than thyself.
Sometimes, the Internet can feel like a middle-school playground populated by brats in ski masks who name-call and taunt with the fake bravery of the anonymous. But sometimes - thank goodness - it's nicer than real life.
Perhaps misguided moral passion is better than confused indifference.
But more wonderful than the lore of old men and the lore of books is the secret lore of ocean.
H. P. Lovecraft
You never know what is enough unless you know what is more than enough.
A good boss makes his men realize they have more ability than they think they have so that they consistently do better work than they thought they could.
Charles Erwin Wilson
A beautiful woman must expect to be more accountable for her steps, than one less attractive.
To me a lush carpet of pine needles or spongy grass is more welcome than the most luxurious Persian rug.
Life is too sweet and too short to express our affection with just our thumbs. Touch is meant for more than a keyboard.
Seeing is more than a physiological phenomenon... We see not only with our eyes but with all that we are and all that our culture is. The artist is a professional see-er.
It is better to travel well than to arrive.
'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Very often a change of self is needed more than a change of scene.
A. C. Benson
We all face storms in life. Some are more difficult than others, but we all go through trials and tribulation. That's why we have the gift of faith.
It is sadder to find the past again and find it inadequate to the present than it is to have it elude you and remain forever a harmonious conception of memory.
F. Scott Fitzgerald
A. P. J. Abdul Kalam
C. S. Lewis
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