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God has already done everything He's going to do. The ball is now in your court. If you want success, if you want wisdom, if you want to be prosperous and healthy, you're going to have to do more than meditate and believe; you must boldly declare words of faith and victory over yourself and your family.
Excellence is a better teacher than mediocrity. The lessons of the ordinary are everywhere. Truly profound and original insights are to be found only in studying the exemplary.
Getting married, for me, was the best thing I ever did. I was suddenly beset with an immense sense of release, that we have something more important than our separate selves, and that is the marriage. There's immense happiness that can come from working towards that.
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
How wrong it is for a woman to expect the man to build the world she wants, rather than to create it herself.
I would rather entertain and hope that people learned something than educate people and hope they were entertained.
If you have one true friend you have more than your share.
You can tell more about a person by what he says about others than you can by what others say about him.
I don't know of any other organization that's raised more money than golf has, because if you are a baseball player, you're a football player, you're a hockey player, if you're just a businessman, and you want to raise some money for a charity, what do they do? They have a golf tournament. They have a golf outing, and they go out and they do it.
A film is - or should be - more like music than like fiction. It should be a progression of moods and feelings. The theme, what's behind the emotion, the meaning, all that comes later.
Sometimes we make the process more complicated than we need to. We will never make a journey of a thousand miles by fretting about how long it will take or how hard it will be. We make the journey by taking each day step by step and then repeating it again and again until we reach our destination.
Joseph B. Wirthlin
I think the teaching profession contributes more to the future of our society than any other single profession.
No amount of cajolery, and no attempts at ethical or social seduction, can eradicate from my heart a deep burning hatred for the Tory Party. So far as I am concerned they are lower than vermin.
Nothing but heaven itself is better than a friend who is really a friend.
Men trust their ears less than their eyes.
I'd rather regret the things I've done than regret the things I haven't done.
The thing worse than rebellion is the thing that causes rebellion.
Light thinks it travels faster than anything but it is wrong. No matter how fast light travels, it finds the darkness has always got there first, and is waiting for it.
The glory is being happy. The glory is not winning here or winning there. The glory is enjoying practicing, enjoy every day, enjoying to work hard, trying to be a better player than before.
Science is a way of thinking much more than it is a body of knowledge.
We live in a disposable society. It's easier to throw things out than to fix them. We even give it a name - we call it recycling.
The saddest aspect of life right now is that science gathers knowledge faster than society gathers wisdom.
A thorough knowledge of the Bible is worth more than a college education.
All animals are equal, but some animals are more equal than others.
We all learn lessons in life. Some stick, some don't. I have always learned more from rejection and failure than from acceptance and success.
Leonardo da Vinci
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