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When one door of happiness closes, another opens, but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one that has been opened for us.

Helen Keller

Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.

Helen Keller

Science may have found a cure for most evils , but it has found no remedy for the worst of them all -- the apathy of human beings.

Helen Keller

When one door closes another opens. But often we look so long so regretfully upon the closed door that we fail to see the one that has opened for us.

Helen Keller

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

Helen Keller

The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

is the greatest gift of the mind , it requires the same effort of the brain that it takes to balance oneself on a bicycle.

Helen Keller

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

Helen Keller

Alone we can do so little, together we can do so much.

Helen Keller

The best and most beautiful things in the world can not be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

Character can not be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved

Helen Keller

Security is mostly a superstition. It does not exist in nature, nor do the children of men as a whole experience it. Avoiding danger is no safer in the long run than outright exposure. Life is either a daring adventure, or nothing.

Helen Keller

Life is either a daring adventure or nothing at all.

Helen Keller

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

Helen Keller

I long to accomplish a great and noble task, but it is my chief duty to accomplish small tasks as if they were great and noble.

Helen Keller

No pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an unchartered land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.

Helen Keller

Life is a succession of lessons which must be lived to be understood.

Helen Keller

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope or confidence.

Helen Keller

The best and most beautiful things in the world cannot be seen or even touched. They must be felt with the heart.

Helen Keller

Keep your face to the sunshine and you cannot see the shadow.

Helen Keller

Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement, nothing can be done without hope and confidence.

Helen Keller

The unselfish effort to bring cheer to others will be the beginning of a happier life for ourselves.

Helen Keller

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Let's roll.

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Live life with passion.

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Be loyal to people in their absence. Then watch how others begin having more faith and confidence in you, because they know you won't be talking about them behind their backs.

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Never talk defeat. Use words like hope, belief, faith, victory.

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Stop makin noises like a husband.

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Education is not filling a bucket, but lighting a fire.

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Believe, when you are most unhappy, that there is something for you to do in the world. So long as you can sweeten another's pain, life is not in vain.

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

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Are we to love only those who deserve our love ? Ye have heard that it hath been said, Thou shalt love thy neighbour, and hate thine enemy. But I say unto you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do good to them that hate you, and pray for them which despitefully use you, and persecute you , that ye may be the children of your Father which is in heaven.

Matthew 5:43-45

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Do not protect yourself by a fence, but rather by your friends.

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Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.

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The hardest thing in the world to understand is the income tax.

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If you realize how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think a negative thought

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Love does not consist in gazing at each other but in looking outward together in the same direction.

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You don't use a hammer to tighten a screw.

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Carpe diem. Seize the day, boys. Make your lives extraordinary.

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The only difference between a good shot and a bad shot is if it goes in or not.

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When you become detached mentally from yourself and concentrate on helping other people with their difficulties, you will be able to cope with your own more effectively. Somehow, the act of self-giving is a personal power-releasing factor.

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

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What really matters is what you do with what you have.

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Put your heart, mind, intellect, and soul even to your smallest acts. This is the secret of success.

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A dream is simply reality waiting to happen.

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Losers visualize the penalties of failure. Winners visualize the rewards of success.

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Immaturity can last a lifetime.

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We mustn't let our passions destroy our dreams.

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The best things in life are not things.

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Embrace me, my sweet embraceable you !

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Plan your progress carefully , hour-by hour, day-by-day, month-by-month. Organized activity and maintained enthusiasm are the wellsprings of your power. Planning for happiness is rarely successful. Happiness just happens.

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I like to watch.

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Flaming enthusiasm, backed up by horse sense and persistence, is the quality that most frequently makes for success.

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My principal business is giving commercial value to the brilliant - but misdirected - ideas of others.

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Look at that ! Look how she moves. That's just like Jell-O on springs. She must have some sort of built-in motor. I tell you, it's a whole different sex !

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The only real valuable thing is intuition.

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Our limitations and success will be based most often on our own expectations for ourselves. What the mind dwells upon, the body acts upon.

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People are always blaming their circumstances for what they are. I don't believe in circumstances. The people who get on in the world are the people who get up and look for the circumstances they want and if they can't find them, make them.

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There is no limit to the power of the human mind. The more concentrated it is, the more power is brought to bear on one point.

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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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Rock and roll is the music of America, of youth, of rebellion, and of the common spirit that ties all that together.

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The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

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Love is not love until love's vulnerable.

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I have learned to seek my happiness by limiting my desires, rather than attempting to satisfy them.

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If you realized how powerful your thoughts are, you would never think another negative thought.

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Take away love and our earth is a tomb.

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A man builds a fine house ; and now he has a master, and a task for life ; he is to furnish, watch, show it, and keep it in repair, the rest of his days.

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He that would be a leader must be a bridge.

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Love is like swallowing hot chocolate, before it has cooled off. It takes you by surprise at first, but keeps you warm for a long time.

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A weak man has doubts before a decision, a strong man has them afterwards.

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I know that I will die laughing.

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Yippie-ki-yay, motherfucker !

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Many great ideas go unexecuted, and many great executioners are without ideas. One without the other is worthless.

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Romance has been elegantly defined as the offspring of fiction and love.

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When I asked god for strength He gave me difficult situations to face When I asked god for brain & brawn He gave me puzzles in life to solve When I asked god for happiness He showed me some unhappy people When I asked god for wealth He showed me how to work hard When I asked god for favors He showed me opportunities to work hard When I asked god for peace He showed me how to help others God gave me nothing I wanted He gave me everything I needed

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The best and most beautiful things in this world can not be seen or even heard, but must be felt with the heart.

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The man who follows the crowd will usually get no further than the crowd. The man who walks alone is likely to find himself in places no one has ever been.

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A person starts to live when he can live outside himself.

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Happiness is where we find it, but rarely where we seek it.

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Success is nothing more than a few simple disciplines, practiced every day.

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