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Repetition of the same thought or physical action develops into a habit which, repeated frequently enough, becomes an automatic reflex.
Norman Vincent Peale
We get into the habit of living before acquiring the habit of thinking. In that race which daily hastens us towards death, the body maintains its irreparable lead.
I exhort you also to take part in the great combat, which is the combat of life, and greater than every other earthly conflict.
Injustice is censured because the censures are afraid of suffering, and not from any fear which they have of doing injustice.
The mind is the root from which all things grow if you can understand the mind, everything else is included.
Methods of thought which claim to give the lead to our world in the name of revolution have become, in reality, ideologies of consent and not of rebellion.
The tree which moves some to tears of joy is in the eyes of others only a green thing that stands in the way. Some see nature all ridicule and deformity... and some scarce see nature at all. But to the eyes of the man of imagination, nature is imagination itself.
Writing is a form of therapy; sometimes I wonder how all those who do not write, compose or paint can manage to escape the madness, melancholia, the panic and fear which is inherent in a human situation.
We, the People, recognize that we have responsibilities as well as rights; that our destinies are bound together; that a freedom which only asks what's in it for me, a freedom without a commitment to others, a freedom without love or charity or duty or patriotism, is unworthy of our founding ideals, and those who died in their defense.
No society can surely be flourishing and happy, of which the far greater part of the members are poor and miserable.
Do not separate text from historical background. If you do, you will have perverted and subverted the Constitution, which can only end in a distorted, bastardized form of illegitimate government.
A desire presupposes the possibility of action to achieve it; action presupposes a goal which is worth achieving.
The Bible is worth all the other books which have ever been printed.
Know one knows whether death, which people fear to be the greatest evil, may not be the greatest good.
To go to the world below, having a soul which is like a vessel full of injustice, is the last and worst of all the evils.
To suffer the penalty of too much haste, which is too little speed.
Truth is something which can't be told in a few words. Those who simplify the universe only reduce the expansion of its meaning.
You must be a lotus, unfolding its petals when the sun rises in the sky, unaffected by the slush where it is born or even the water which sustains it!
Life is not an easy matter... You cannot live through it without falling into frustration and cynicism unless you have before you a great idea which raises you above personal misery, above weakness, above all kinds of perfidy and baseness.
This shirt is dry clean only. Which means... it's dirty.
The first thing which I can record concerning myself is, that I was born. These are wonderful words. This life, to which neither time nor eternity can bring diminution - this everlasting living soul, began. My mind loses itself in these depths.
I will not be just a tourist in the world of images, just watching images passing by which I cannot live in, make love to, possess as permanent sources of joy and ecstasy.
Focused, hard work is the real key to success. Keep your eyes on the goal, and just keep taking the next step towards completing it. If you aren't sure which way to do something, do it both ways and see which works better.
This is all the inheritance I give to my dear family. The religion of Christ will give them one which will make them rich indeed.
I measure the progress of a community by the degree of progress which women have achieved.
B. R. Ambedkar
If we take the generally accepted definition of bravery as a quality which knows no fear, I have never seen a brave man. All men are frightened. The more intelligent they are, the more they are frightened.
George S. Patton
Yesterday, December seventh, 1941, a date which will live in infamy, the United States of America was suddenly and deliberately attacked by naval and air forces of the Empire of Japan.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
Everyone who knows me will know the truth, which is that my children come first in my life and that I would never harm any child.
God is not willing to do everything, and thus take away our free will and that share of glory which belongs to us.
The sudden disappointment of a hope leaves a scar which the ultimate fulfillment of that hope never entirely removes.
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