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Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.

Most people can't understand how others can blow their noses differently than they do.
If you don't stand up for something, you may fall for anything.
The only limits to the possibilities in your life tomorrow are the buts you use today.
Life has no limitations, except the ones you make.
You don't get in life what you want; you get in life what you are.
Other people's opinion of you does not have to become your reality.
Good and bad men are less than they seem.
People of humor are always in some degree people of genius.
... if we wait for the moment when everything, absolutely everything is ready, we shall never begin.
You can't drive straight on a twisting lane.
Everyone is wise until he speaks.
Better be quarrelling than lonesome.
And the Devil did grin, for his darling sin is pride that apes humility.
Oh worse than everything, is kindness counterfeiting absent love.
Misfortunes tell us what fortune is.
We are born crying, live complaining, and die disappointed.
If it were not for hopes, the heart would break.
A lie has no leg, but a scandal has wings.
A good garden may have some weeds.
What cannot be altered must be borne, not blamed.
Debt is the worst poverty.
Today is yesterday's pupil.
Better break your word than do worse in keeping it.
Craft must have clothes, but truth loves to go naked.
Nothing sharpens sight like envy.
The real being, with no status, is always going in and out through the doors of your face.
The first man gets the oyster, the second man gets the shell.
All honor's wounds are self-inflicted.
Do not look for approval except for the consciousness of doing your best.
It is tact that is golden, not silence.
Absence sharpens love, presence strengthens it.
Vows are made in storms and forgotten in calm weather.
Keep your fears to yourself, but share your courage with others.
Evil is nourished and grows by concealment.
Fortune sides with him who dares.
Wherever the fates lead us let us follow.
As a twig is bent the tree inclines.
Trust not too much to an enchanting face.
They can because they think they can.
Deep experience is never peaceful.
The fatal futility of Fact.
To read between the lines was easier than to follow the text.
Constant repetition carries conviction.
I'm not trying to prove anybody wrong, I'm just trying to prove something to myself.
A smile cures the wounding of a frown.
We do not know what is really good or bad fortune.
Our greatest evils flow from ourselves.
I have always said and felt that true enjoyment can not be described.
What doth it profit a man if he gains the whole world and loses his own soul?
The sun also shines on the wicked.
There is nothing more despicable than an old man who has no other proof than his age to offer of his having lived long in the world.
Too many people overvalue what they are not and undervalue what they are.
If you never budge, don't expect a push.
It's so much easier to suggest solutions when you don't know too much about the problem.
People who matter are most aware that everyone else does, too.
People who never get carried away should be.
The person who is slowest in making a promise is most faithful in its performance.
All of my misfortunes come from having thought too well of my fellows.
It is too difficult to think nobly when one thinks only of earning a living.
A man says what he knows, a woman says what will please.
Childhood is the sleep of reason.
What wisdom can you find that is greater than kindness?
I may not be better than other people, but at least I'm different.
We pity in others only the those evils which we ourselves have experienced.
Absolute silence leads to sadness. It is the image of death.
Take the course opposite to custom and you will almost always do well.
Patience is bitter, but its fruit is sweet.
If you haven't seen your wife smile at a traffic cop, you haven't seen her smile her prettiest.
Do not make yourself so big, you are not so small.
Happiness is a conscious choice, not an automatic response.
Truth -- An ingenious compound of desirability and appearance.
Curses are like chickens, they always come home.
Men are not punished for their for sins, but by them.
You won't skid if you stay in a rut.
Nobody ever forgets where he buried the hatchet.
Honesty pays, but it doesn't seem to pay enough to suit some people.
I am neither an optimist nor pessimist, but a possibilist.
When you choose the lesser of two evils, always remember that it is still an evil.
The difficulty is not that great to die for a friend, the hard part is finding a friend worth dying for.
Behind every successful man is a proud wife and a surprised mother-in-law.
It is surprising how much of memory is built around things unnoticed at the time.
The husband who decides to surprise his wife is often very much surprised himself.
Do not judge, and you will never be mistaken.
If you would judge, understand.
Judge a person by their questions, rather than their answers.
When you meet a man, you judge him by his clothes; when you leave, you judge him by his heart.
It is well, when judging a friend, to remember that he is judging you with the same godlike and superior impartiality.
We judge others by their behavior. We judge ourselves by our intentions.
All things come to him who waits -- provided he knows what he is waiting for.
Man who waits for roast duck to fly into mouth must wait very, very long time.
All things truly wicked start from an innocence.
What is not started today is never finished tomorrow.
Vitality shows not only in the ability to persist, but in the ability to start over.
We cannot live, suffer or die for somebody else, for suffering is too precious to be shared.
To live is to suffer, to survive is to find some meaning in the suffering.
A man who suffers before it is necessary, suffers more than is necessary.
The acknowledgment of our weakness is the first step in repairing our loss.
Giving yourself permission to lose guarantees a loss.
A hundred years cannot repair a moment's loss of honor.
Nothing that grieves us can be called little: by the eternal laws of proportion a child's loss of a doll and a king's loss of a crown are events of the same size.
Nothing is more hopeless than a scheme of merriment.
The poor man's budget is full of schemes.
A man should always consider how much he has more than he wants...
Friendships, in general, are suddenly contracted; and therefore it is no wonder they are easily dissolved.
Our friends don't see our faults, or conceal them, or soften them.
Friendship improves happiness, and abates misery, by doubling our joys, and dividing our grief.
There are two things which cannot be attacked in front: ignorance and narrow-mindedness. They can only be shaken by the simple development of the contrary qualities. They will not bear discussion.
Only your mind can produce fear.
This instant is the only time there is.
I am never upset for the reason I think.
I can elect to change all thoughts that hurt.
Better to die ten thousand deaths than wound my honor.
If we hope for what we are not likely to possess, we act and think in vain, and make life a greater dream and shadow than it really is.
Young men soon give, and soon forget, affronts; old age is slow in both.
Women are natural guerrillas. Scheming, we nestle into the enemy's bed, avoiding open warfare, watching the options, playing the odds.
There is not a more unhappy being than a superannuated idol.
The important question is not, what will yield to man a few scattered pleasures, but what will render his life happy on the whole amount.
As vivacity is the gift of women, gravity is that of men.
Arguments out of a pretty mouth are unanswerable.
Husband a lie, and trump it up in some extraordinary emergency.
One should take good care not to grow too wise for so great a pleasure of life as laughter.
The disease of jealously is so malignant that is converts all it takes into its own nourishment.
Young people soon give, and forget insults, but old age is slow in both.
Bigotry is the sacred disease.

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