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Whoever is happy will make others happy too.
In great contests each party claims to act in accordance with the will of God. Both may be, and one must be wrong.
For once you have tasted flight you will walk the earth with your eyes turned skywards, for there you have been and there you will long to return.
Leonardo da Vinci
Substitute 'damn' every time you're inclined to write 'very'; your editor will delete it and the writing will be just as it should be.
Our life of poverty is as necessary as the work itself. Only in heaven will we see how much we owe to the poor for helping us to love God better because of them.
Some single mind must be master, else there will be no agreement in anything.
Any woman who understands the problems of running a home will be nearer to understanding the problems of running a country.
Do not worry about avoiding temptation. As you grow older it will avoid you.
Every creature is better alive than dead, men and moose and pine trees, and he who understands it aright will rather preserve its life than destroy it.
Henry David Thoreau
There is only one way to happiness and that is to cease worrying about things which are beyond the power of our will.
Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.
Look at situations from all angles, and you will become more open.
If fear is cultivated it will become stronger, if faith is cultivated it will achieve mastery.
John Paul Jones
Our country is now taking so steady a course as to show by what road it will pass to destruction, to wit: by consolidation of power first, and then corruption, its necessary consequence.
Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
Life is a gamble. You can get hurt, but people die in plane crashes, lose their arms and legs in car accidents; people die every day. Same with fighters: some die, some get hurt, some go on. You just don't let yourself believe it will happen to you.
When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everybody will respect you.
When marrying, ask yourself this question: Do you believe that you will be able to converse well with this person into your old age? Everything else in marriage is transitory.
A person will sometimes devote all his life to the development of one part of his body - the wishbone.
One ought never to turn one's back on a threatened danger and try to run away from it. If you do that, you will double the danger. But if you meet it promptly and without flinching, you will reduce the danger by half. Never run away from anything. Never!
Success or failure depends more upon attitude than upon capacity successful men act as though they have accomplished or are enjoying something. Soon it becomes a reality. Act, look, feel successful, conduct yourself accordingly, and you will be amazed at the positive results.
The more connections you and your lover make, not just between your bodies, but between your minds, your hearts, and your souls, the more you will strengthen the fabric of your relationship, and the more real moments you will experience together.
Barbara de Angelis
A quick temper will make a fool of you soon enough.
Be careless in your dress if you will, but keep a tidy soul.
My music will go on forever. Maybe it's a fool say that, but when me know facts me can say facts. My music will go on forever.
If a nation expects to be ignorant and free, in a state of civilization, it expects what never was and never will be.
Women and cats will do as they please, and men and dogs should relax and get used to the idea.
Robert A. Heinlein
There are hundreds of millions of gun owners in this country, and not one of them will have an accident today. The only misuse of guns comes in environments where there are drugs, alcohol, bad parents, and undisciplined children. Period.
Leave all the afternoon for exercise and recreation, which are as necessary as reading. I will rather say more necessary because health is worth more than learning.
The more man meditates upon good thoughts, the better will be his world and the world at large.
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