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No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Since you get more joy out of giving joy to others, you should put a good deal of thought into the happiness that you are able to give.

Eleanor Roosevelt

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You must do the thing which you think you can not do.

Eleanor Roosevelt

The giving of love is an education in itself.

Eleanor Roosevelt

You gain strength, courage and confidence by every experience in which you stop to look fear in the face.

Eleanor Roosevelt

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

The future belongs to those who believe in the beauty of their dreams.

Eleanor Roosevelt

You must do the things you think you cannot do.

Eleanor Roosevelt

You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Better to light a candle than curse the darkness.

Eleanor Roosevelt

Tomorrow is a mystery. Today is a gift. That is why it is called the present.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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Unknown

Happiness is not a matter of events, it depends upon the tides of the mind.

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Kindness is an inner desire that makes us want to do good things even if we do not get anything in return. It is the joy of our life to do them. When we do good things from this inner desire, there is kindness in everything we think, say, want and do.

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Commit yourself to a dream... Nobody who tries to do something great but fails is a total failure. Why ? Because he can always rest assured that he succeeded in life's most important battle -- he defeated the fear of trying.

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The ornament of a house is the friends who frequent it.

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It is not the strongest of the species that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most responsive to change.

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Find out what it means to die - not physically, that's inevitable - but to die to everything that is known, to die to your family, to your attachments, to all the things that you have accumulated, the known, the known pleasures, the known fears. Die to that every minute and you will see what it means to die so that the mind is made fresh, young, and therefore innocent, so that there is incarnation not in a next life, but the next day.

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The gulf between god and me is thus bridged. Thus by knowing god, we find that the kingdom of heaven is within us.

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The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up.

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The great accomplishments of man have resulted from the transmission of ideas and enthusiasm.

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If a man can realize his divine nature with the help of an image, would it be right to call that a sin ? Nor, even when he has passed that stage, should he call it an error. Man is not traveling from error to truth, but from truth to truth, from lower to higher truth. To him all the religions from the lowest fetishism to the highest absolutism, mean so many attempts of the human soul to grasp and realize the infinite, each determined by the conditions of its birth and association, and each of these marks a stage of progress, and every soul is a young eagle soaring higher and higher, gathering more and more strength till it reaches the glorious sun.

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What ever you are be a good one.

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In spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart.

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The most beautiful thing we can experience is the mysterious. It is the source of all true art and all science. He to whom this emotion is a stranger, who can no longer pause to wonder and stand rapt in awe, is as good as dead, his eyes are closed.

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Effective communication is 20% what you know and 80% how you feel about what you know.

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I am big ! It's the pictures that got small.

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Experience is the best teacher.

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Knowledge of what is possible is the beginning of happiness.

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I am resolved that I will not through my humility become the devil's attorney. I will endeavor to speak a good word for the truth.

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Don't dream it be it.

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First rule of fight club is, you do not talk about fight Club.

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Every hero becomes a bore at last.

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Be Here Now.

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Wouldja do me a favor, Harry ? Drop dead !

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And now here is my secret, a very simple secret. It is only with the heart that one can see rightly, what is essential is invisible to the eye.

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Losers make promises they often break. Winners make commitments they always keep.

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It is at the edge of a petal that love waits.

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When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal.

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