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Live your life, face your fears, follow your heart, and wipe away your tears.
Even if we don’t have the power to choose where we come from we can still choose where we go from there.
( Stephen Chbosky )
I am too positive to be doubtful.
Too optimistic to be fearful.
And too determined to be defeated.
Hands are the most honest part of the human body, they cannot lie as laughing eyes and the mouth can.
( M. C. Escher )
Our life should be a shining torch that we make as bright as possible before handing it over to future generations.
The problem is not that the people are taxed too little.
The problem is that the government spends too much.
( Ronald Reagan )
Faith is building on what we can see, and then looking through a fog like radar, knowing there are things the human eye cannot see.
Everything you can imagine is real.
( Pablo Picasso )
Science is knowledge, it is not wisdom or understanding.
For I have promises to keep and miles to go before I sleep.
( Robert Frost )
We can never do a good deed too soon.
Because we never know how soon it will be too late.
I’m the one that’s got to die when it’s time for me to die, so let me live my life the way I want to.
( Jimi Hendrix )
Imagination and what we cannot see is more important than what we can see.
Poverty is not an accident.
Like slavery and apartheid it is man-made and can be removed by the actions of human beings.
( Nelson Mandela )
Some are able to get through life with bad manners, but those who are respected have good manners.
If you don’t know where you are going, any road will get you there.
( Lewis Carroll )
Surround yourself with people who care for you, and stay away from those who don’t.
My Life is My Message.
( Mahatma Gandhi )
Don’t get upset with people or situations.
Both are powerless without your reaction.
Every second that you spend on doubting your worth, every moment that you use to criticize yourself, is a second of your life wasted, is a moment of your life thrown away.
( C. JoyBell C. )
Kindness is sometimes helping people more than they deserve.
Never let your head hang down.
Never give up and sit down and grieve.
Find another way.
And don’t pray when it rains if you don’t pray when the sun shines.
( Leroy Satchel Paige )
It’s very sad when some people feel like they’re not even family with some of their family.
Be on your guard against all kinds of greed.
A man’s life does not consist in the abundance of his possessions.
( Jesus Christ )
We all must discover how we are valuable, rather than how valuable we are.
There are two ways to get enough, one is to continue to accumulate more and more.
The other is to desire less.
( G K Chesterton )
Knowing the truth, seeing evidence of the truth, but still believing the truth, is plain stupidity.
Who are you to judge the life I live?
I know I’m not perfect, and I don’t live to be.
But before you start pointing fingers, make sure your hands are clean.
( Bob Marley )
Just because I’m not talking doesn’t mean I’m in a bad mood.
Sometimes I just like being quiet.
The trouble with not having a goal is that you can spend your life running up and down the field and never scoring.
( Bill Copeland )
Weak people spread rumours.
Stupid and naive people believe them.
The hardest thing to learn in life is which bridge to cross and which to burn.
( Laurence J. Peter )
Life is a story where everyone dies in the end.
It’s a funny thing about life.
If you refuse to accept anything but the best, you very often get it.
( W. Somerset Maugham )
Integrity is choosing your thoughts and actions rather than personal gain.
Life begins as a quest of the child for the man and ends as a journey by the man to rediscover the child.
( Lauren van der Post )
The more we give the more we have.
The more sympathy we give, the less we need.
To ease another’s misery is to ease our own.
There Will Come A Time ..
There will come a time when all of us are dead.
All of us.
There will come a time when there are no human beings remaining to remember that anyone ever existed or that our species ever did anything.
There will be no one left to remember Aristotle or Cleopatra, let alone you.
Everything that we did and built and wrote and thought and discovered will be forgotten and all of this will have been for naught.
Maybe that time is coming soon and maybe it is millions of years away, but even if we survive the collapse of our sun, we will not survive forever.
There was time before organisms experienced consciousness, and there will be time after.
And if the inevitability of human oblivion worries you, I encourage you to ignore it.
God knows that’s what everyone else does.
( John Green )
Sometimes someone says something really simple and small.
And it just fits right into the empty space in our heart.
Don’t you think it’s better to be extremely happy for a short while, even if you lose it, than to be just okay for your whole life?
( Audrey Niffenegger )
Greed tempts us to move our focus from people to things.
This is your life and its ending one moment at a time.
( Chuck Palahniuk )
Life is a book and there are a thousand pages I have not yet read.
( Cassandra Clare )
I’m killing time while I wait for life to shower me with meaning and happiness.
( Bill Watterson )
If life were just, we would be born old and achieve youth about the time we’d saved enough to enjoy it.
( Jim Fiebig )
The great gift of family life is to be intimately acquainted with people you might never even introduce yourself to, had life not done it for you.
( Kendall Hailey )
Some people have a head full of knowledge, but no common sense or intelligence.
What do we live for if it is not to make life less difficult for each other?
( George Eliot )
It’s not where we stand in this life.
It’s in what direction we are moving.
The point of living, and of being an optimist, is to be foolish enough to believe the best is yet to come.
( Peter Ustinov )
Wealth doesn’t change a person.
It reveals who they really are.
When I was a child, love to me was what the sea is to a fish.
Something you swim in while you are going about the important affairs of life.
( P. L. Travers )
Many young people are fools, and some of them become old fools.
Remember, remember, this is now, and now, and now. Live it, feel it, cling to it.
I want to become acutely aware of all I’ve taken for granted.
( Sylvia Plath )
We may be confident, but we all need a little support.
Life is short and we never have enough time for gladdening the hearts of those who travel the way with us.
( Henri Frederic Amiel )
Those that keep craving for more are the poor, not those that have little.
Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one’s courage.
( Anais Nin )
Wealth offers a short-term satisfaction that obscures the real purpose of living.
Never be bullied into silence.
Never allow yourself to be made a victim.
Accept no one’s definition of your life, but define yourself.
( Harvey Fierstein )
Those who don’t ask questions are likely to remain clueless throughout their lives.
We can never judge the lives of others, because each person knows only their own pain and renunciation.
It’s one thing to feel that you are on the right path, but it’s another to think that yours is the only path.
( Paulo Coelho )
Real courage is when you know you are beat before you begin, but you continue anyway.
The meaning of life cannot be told.
It has to happen to a person.
( Ira Progoff )
Things we don’t consider important at the time often become great memories.
No matter how careful you are, there’s going to be the sense you missed something, the collapsed feeling under your skin that you didn’t experience it all.
There’s that fallen heart feeling that you rushed right through the moments where you should’ve been paying attention.
Well, get used to that feeling.
That’s how your whole life will feel some day.
This is all practice.
( Chuck Palahniuk )
Sin tempts us to choose the fleeting pleasure over the lasting good.
The value of experience is not in seeing much, but in seeing wisely.
( Sir William Osler )
Greed exerts its power on those who have little as well as those who have much.
I couldn’t wait for success.
So I went ahead without it.
( Jonathan Winters )