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To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.

William Makepeace Thackeray

Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.

William Makepeace Thackeray

To love and win is the best thing. To love and lose, the next best.

William Makepeace Thackeray

It is best to love wisely, no doubt, but to love foolishly is better than not to be able to love at all.

William Makepeace Thackeray

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What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness ?

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Our imagination is the only limit to what we can hope to have in the future.

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Happiness resides not in possessions and not in gold , the feeling of happiness dwells in the soul.

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Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

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Mr. Christian !

Captain Bligh, Mutiny On The Bounty (1935)

If a profound gulf separates my neighbor's belief from mine, there is always the golden bridge of tolerance.

Anonymous

Work spares us from three evils boredom, vice, and need.

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Sometimes your joy is the source of your smile, but sometimes your smile can be the source of your joy.

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If I have a faith that can move mountains, but have not love, I am nothing.

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No man is good enough to govern another man without that other's consent.

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Success is the ability to go from failure to failure without losing your enthusiasm.

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We shall show mercy, but we shall not ask for it.

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Let those love now who never loved before. Let those who always loved, now love the more.

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The difference between a successful person and others is not a lack of strength, not a lack of knowledge, but rather a lack of will.

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You become what you think about.

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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

Not he who has much is rich, but he who gives much.

Erich Fromm

Kind words conquer.

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A small house will hold a hundred friends.

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Drop the idea that you are Atlas carrying the world on your shoulders. The world would go on even without you. Don't take yourself so seriously.

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In real love you want the other person's good. In romantic love you want the other person.

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Happiness can not be traveled to, owned, earned, worn or consumed. Happiness is the spiritual experience of living every minute with love, grace and gratitude.

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Common sense is the collection of prejudices acquired by age eighteen.

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Your words are my food, your breath my wine. You are everything to me.

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Beliefs have the power to create and the power to destroy. Human beings have the awesome ability to take any experience of their lives and create a meaning that disempowers them or one that can literally save their lives.

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Efficiency is doing things right. Effectiveness is doing the right thing.

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To love deeply in one direction makes us more loving in all others.

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The only gift is a portion of thyself.

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An education isn't how much you have committed to memory, or even how much you know. It's being able to differentiate between what you do know and what you don't.

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Our first journey is to find that special place for us.

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My great concern is not whether you have failed, but whether you are content with your failure.

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Believe in yourself.

Unknown

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

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The most wasted of all days is one without laughter.

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It is the marriage of the soul with Nature that makes the intellect fruitful, and gives birth to imagination.

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Spoken about by, radio announcer and good friend : never let a day go by that he didn't learn something new and, in turn pass it on to others. It was his consuming passion.

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Be careful the environment you choose for it will shape you ; be careful the friends you choose for you will become like them.

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Vivacity, leadership, must be had, and we are not allowed to be nice in choosing. We must fetch the pump with dirty water, if clean can not be had.

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Challenges are what make life interesting , overcoming them is what makes life meaningful.

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Nothing splendid has ever been achieved except by those who dared believe that something inside of them was superior to circumstance.

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It is of practical value to learn to like yourself. Since you must spend so much time with yourself you might as well get some satisfaction out of the relationship.

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Everyone admits that love is wonderful and necessary, yet no one agrees on just what it is.

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I may not be perfect, but some parts of me are excellent.

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Live Well... Laugh Often... Love Much.

Unknown

Living a life of integrity is one of the greatest missions we can undertake.

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The time to repair the roof is when the sun is shining.

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Heroism on command, senseless violence, and all the loathsome nonsense that goes by the name of patriotism -- how passionately I hate them !

Albert Einstein

Could a greater miracle take place than for us to look through each other's eyes for an instant ?

Henry David Thoreau

A compliment is like a kiss through a veil.

Victor Hugo

The only true gift is a portion of yourself.

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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

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Unknown

My fathers planted for me, and I planted for my children.

Hebrew Proverb

I have not failed. I've just found ways that don't work

William Ernest Henley

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.

Anonymous

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Strength does not come from physical capacity. It comes from an indomitable will.

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I believe that it is better to tell the truth than a lie. I believe it is better to be free than to be a slave. And I believe it is better to know than to be ignorant.

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Peace and friendship with all mankind is our wisest policy, and I wish we may be permitted to pursue it.

Thomas Jefferson

My heart shall be thy garden.

Alice Meynell

If at first you don't succeed skydiving is not for you.

Unknown

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Unknown

Ah, but a man's reach should exceed his grasp, or what's a heaven for ?

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I arise from dreams of thee in the first sweet sleep of night, when the winds are breathing low, and the stars are shining bright.

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You see things and you say, why ? But I dream things that never were and say, why not ?

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What you cannot enforce, Do not command.

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Nothing is impossible to a willing heart.

John Heywood

Never lose a chance of saying a kind word.

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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.

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Opportunity may knock only once, but temptation leans on the doorbell.

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When life gives you lemons, make lemonade.

Unknown

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Too many people are thinking of security instead of opportunity. They seem more afraid of life than death.

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Either you run the day or the day runs you.

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Eddie, you're a born loser.

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