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Men make history and not the other way around. In periods where there is no leadership, society stands still. Progress occurs when courageous, skillful leaders seize the opportunity to change things for the better.
Harry S. Truman
Life is not what it's supposed to be. It's what it is. The way you cope with it is what makes the difference.
Art is the beautiful way of doing things. Science is the effective way of doing things. Business is the economic way of doing things.
Martyrdom: The only way a man can become famous without ability.
George Bernard Shaw
I will love the light for it shows me the way, yet I will endure the darkness because it shows me the stars.
Character is the result of two things: mental attitude and the way we spend our time.
I am just absolutely convinced that the best formula for giving us peace and preserving the American way of life is freedom, limited government, and minding our own business overseas.
Love grows by giving. The love we give away is the only love we keep. The only way to retain love is to give it away.
The way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you gotta put up with the rain.
You cannot perform in a manner inconsistent with the way you see yourself.
I know of no way of judging the future but by the past.
I like looking nice, but I always put comfort over fashion. I don't find thin girls attractive; be happy and healthy. I've never had a problem with the way I look. I'd rather have lunch with my friends than go to a gym.
Be like the bird who, pausing in her flight awhile on boughs too slight, feels them give way beneath her, and yet sings, knowing she hath wings.
So that the record of history is absolutely crystal clear. That there is no alternative way, so far discovered, of improving the lot of the ordinary people that can hold a candle to the productive activities that are unleashed by a free enterprise system.
What if you gave someone a gift, and they neglected to thank you for it - would you be likely to give them another? Life is the same way. In order to attract more of the blessings that life has to offer, you must truly appreciate what you already have.
It's only when we truly know and understand that we have a limited time on earth - and that we have no way of knowing when our time is up, we will then begin to live each day to the fullest, as if it was the only one we had.
To love rightly is to love what is orderly and beautiful in an educated and disciplined way.
Never let your head hang down. Never give up and sit down and grieve. Find another way. And don't pray when it rains if you don't pray when the sun shines.
Richard M. Nixon
Maxim for life: You get treated in life the way you teach people to treat you.
Charm is a way of getting the answer yes without asking a clear question.
Every man is the architect of his own life. He builds it just the way he wants it. However, after he has built what he wants, he sometimes decides that he doesn't like what he has built and looks for someone or something to blame instead of changing himself.
It's not surprising, then, they get bitter, they cling to guns or religion or antipathy to people who aren't like them or anti-immigrant sentiment or anti-trade sentiment as a way to explain their frustrations.
For there is no friend like a sister in calm or stormy weather; To cheer one on the tedious way, to fetch one if one goes astray, to lift one if one totters down, to strengthen whilst one stands.
Let us give publicity to H.I.V./AIDS and not hide it, because the only way to make it appear like a normal illness like TB, like cancer, is always to come out and say somebody has died because of H.I.V./AIDS, and people will stop regarding it as something extraordinary.
Live in such a way that you would not be ashamed to sell your parrot to the town gossip.
Give light and people will find the way.
All happy families resemble one another, each unhappy family is unhappy in its own way.
The happiness of this life depends less on what befalls you than the way in which you take it.
I know a lot about cars, man. I can look at any car's headlights and tell you exactly which way it's coming.
It is possible to become discouraged about the injustice we see everywhere. But God did not promise us that the world would be humane and just. He gives us the gift of life and allows us to choose the way we will use our limited time on earth. It is an awesome opportunity.
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