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One lie ruins a thousand truths.

Ghanaian Proverb

Wisdom is not like money to be tied up and hidden.

Ghanaian Proverb

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Enlighten the people generally, and tyranny and oppressions of body and mind will vanish like evil spirits at the dawn of day.

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I swore never to be silent whenever human beings endure suffering and humiliation. We must always take sides. Neutrality helps the oppressor, never the victim. Silence encourages the tormentor, never the tormented.

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The pessimist sees difficulty in every opportunity. The optimist sees the opportunity in every difficulty.

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Where there is love there is life.

Mahatma Gandhi

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Dick Gregory

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Well done is better than well said.

Benjamin Franklin

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You miss 100% of the shots you don't take.

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Whether you think you can or think you can't - you are right.

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Norman Vincent Peale

The best portion of a good man's life, his little, nameless, unremembered acts, of kindness and of love.

William Wordsworth

Adversity is the diamond dust that heaven polishes its jewels with.


Only a fool knows everything. A wise man knows how little he knows.


There is no way to happiness, happiness is the way.


There's no place like home.

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To keep our faces toward change and behave like free spirits in the presence of fate is strength undefeatable

Helen Keller

Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.

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We can change our lives. We can do, have, and be exactly what we wish.

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Determine that the thing can and shall be done, and then we shall find the way.

Abraham Lincoln

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What doesn't kill me, makes me stronger.

Friedrich Nietzsche

In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life - it goes on.

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In order to succeed you must fail so that you know what not to do the next time.

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It is not the job of the general to be winning. It is his job to win.

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Stand up to your obstacles and do something about them. You will find that they haven't half the strength you think they have.

Norman Vincent Peale

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Barbara De Angelis

Our lives begin to end the day we become silent about things that matter.

Martin Luther King Jr.

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Jimi Hollemans

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Dale Carnegie

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Love is like a mustard seed, planted by god and watered by men.

Muda Saint Michael

Two roads diverged in a wood, and I... I took the one less traveled by, and that has made all the difference.

Robert Frost

Who so loves believes the impossible.

Elizabeth Barrett Browning

The heart has reasons that reason does not understand.

Jacques Benigne Bossuel

I don't like the man. I must get to know him better.

Abraham Lincoln

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Dennis Waitley

In this world a man must either be an anvil or hammer.

Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

If you listen to your fears, you will die never knowing what a great person you might have been.

Robert H. Schuller

I light my candle from their torches.

Robert Burton

A smile is a curve that sets everything straight.


Insist on yourself, never imitate. Every great man is unique.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Sacrifice is giving up something good for something better.


I cannot stand little notes on my pillow ! We are all out of cornflakes,

Oscar Madison, F (1968)

Forget it, Jake. It's Chinatown.

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Thomas Edison

This is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure.

Winston Churchill

The individual activity of one man with backbone will do more than a thousand men with a mere wishbone.

William J.H

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Nobody made a greater mistake than he who did nothing because he could do only a little.

Edmund Burke

Nothing takes the taste out of peanut butter quite like unrequited love.

Charlie Brown

If you want to get somewhere you have to know where you want to go and how to get there. Then never, never, never give up.

Norman Vincent Peale

, Nobel Peace Prize winner We are rich only through what we give, and poor only through what we refuse.

Anne Sophie Swetchine

From his neck down a man is worth a couple of dollars a day, from his neck up he is worth anything that his brain can produce.

Thomas Edison

Love is never lost. If not reciprocated, it will flow back and soften and purify the heart.

Washington Irving

One man with courage is a majority.

Andrew Jackson

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Jiddu Krishnamurti

Be patient with your enemies and forgiving of your friends.

Afghan Proverb

One can never consent to creep when one feels an impulse to soar.

Helen Keller

Do not go where the path may lead, go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Failure is only the opportunity to begin again more intelligently.

Henry Ford

When I examine myself and my methods of thought, I come to the conclusion that the gift of fantasy has meant more to me than my talent for absorbing positive knowledge.

Albert Einstein

No one can make you feel inferior without your consent.

Eleanor Roosevelt

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Donald Zochert

My friends are my estate.

Emily Dickinson

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Jiddu Krishnamurti

Now, gentlemen, let us do something today which the world may talk of hereafter.

Admiral Collingwood

The world belongs to the energetic.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

Some men see things the way they are and ask, Why ? I dream things that never were, and ask Why not ?

George Bernard Shaw

Put off for one day and ten days will pass by.

Korean Proverb

Shoot for the moon. Even if you miss, you will land among the stars.

Les Brown

Love consists in this, that two solitudes protect and touch and greet each other.

Rainer Maria Rilke

Success is never found. Failure is never fatal. Courage is the only thing.

Winston Churchill