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It's not wise to violate rules until you know how to observe them.

Men don't know much about women. We do know when they're happy. We know when they're crying, and we know when they're pissed off. We just don't know in what order these are gonna come at us.
life isn't about waiting for the storm to pass, it's about learning how to dance in the rain.
The first mistake are theirs who commit them, the second are theirs that permit them.
Science has sometimes been said to be opposed to faith, and inconsistent with it. But all science, in fact, rests on a basis of faith, for it assumes the permanence and uniformity of natural laws -- a thing which can never be demonstrated.
To see your drama clearly is to be liberated from it.
One of the best things to do sometimes is simply to be.
The best work never was and never will be done for money.
Reality is that which, when you stop believing in it, doesn't go away.
The block of granite which was an obstacle in the pathway of the weak becomes a stepping-stone in the pathway of the strong.
The history of free men is never really written by chance but by choice; their choice!
You do not lead by hitting people over the head -- that's assault, not leadership.
I generally avoid temptation unless I can't resist it.
Whenever I have to choose between two evils, I always like to try the one I haven't tried before.
One important key to success is self-confidence. An important key to self-confidence is preparation.
People with goals succeed because they know where they're going.
Whenever men take the law into their own hands, the loser is the law. And when the law loses, freedom languishes.
They can because they think they can.
Architecture is a visual art, and the buildings speak for themselves.
I can teach anybody how to get what they want out of life. The problem is that I can't find anybody who can tell me what they want.
Love is, above all, the gift of oneself.
Destiny is something men select; women achieve it only by default or stupendous suffering.
If you treat an individual... as if he were what he ought to be and could be, he will become what he ought to be and could be.
A spoonful of honey will catch more flies than a gallon of vinegar.
Don't wish it were easier, wish you were better.
Your own senses will reveal the truth. You are not required to believe anything - just come along for the ride of life discovery.
Hope is definitely not the same thing as optimism. It is not the conviction that something will turn out well, but the certainty that something makes sense, regardless of how it turns out.
It is not possible for one to teach others who cannot teach his own family.
When you have faults, do not fear to abandon them.
Consideration for others is the basic of a good life, a good society.
No real gentleman will tell the naked truth in the presence of ladies.
Every Passing Minute Is Another Chance To Turn It All Around.
For my part I know nothing with any certainty, but the sight of the stars makes me dream.
There is a crack in everything, that's how the light gets in.
Some people drift along like a cork on a river, feeling that they cannot do anything except drift, moment to moment. This is an attitude of mind. Everyone can be constructive even in tiny ways.
Choosing goals that are important to you is one of the most essential things you can do in order to live your dreams.
As you reach your goals, set new ones. That is how you grow and become a more powerful person.
You may not accomplish every goal you set -- no one does -- but what really matters is having goals and going after them wholeheartedly.
Your goals are the road maps that guide you and show you what is possible for your life.
The greatest amount of wasted time is the time not getting started.
Love is composed of a single soul inhabiting two bodies.
Love looks not with the eyes, but with the heart. Therefore, is winged cupid painted blind.
Whether you think you can or whether you think you can't, you're right!
To waken interest and kindle enthusiasm is the sure way to teach easily and successfully.
If you have it [Love], you don't need to have anything else, and if you don't have it, it doesn't matter much what else you have.
Success is a journey, not a destination.
True love is like ghosts, which everybody talks about and few have seen.
Education is not the filling of the pail, but, the lighting of the fire.
The busy have no time for tears.
I was young and foolish then; now I am old and foolisher.
There are some people who live in a dream world, and there are some who face reality; and then there are those who turn one into the other.
If you speak the truth, have a foot in the stirrup.
To have courage for whatever comes in life -- everything lies in that.
He who asks is a fool for five minutes, but he who does not ask remains a fool forever.
Life is really simple, but men insist on making it complicated.
Silence is the true friend that never betrays.
He who wishes to secure the good of others has already secured his own.
When prosperity comes, do not use all of it.
Words are alive; cut them and they bleed.
Losing is no disgrace if you've given your best.
The phoenix hope, can wing her way through the desert skies, and still defying fortune's spite; revive from ashes and rise.
My great hope is to laugh as much as I cry; to get my work done and try to love somebody and have the courage to accept the love in return.
A straight path never leads anywhere except to the objective.
What is originality? Undetected plagiarism.
Wishing to be friends is quick work, but friendship is a slow-ripening fruit.
Every gift from a friend is a wish for your happiness...
I value the friend who for me finds time on his calendar, but I cherish the friend who for me does not consult his calendar.
Love life and life will love you back. Love people and they will love you back.
Men and women are limited not by the place of their birth, not by the color of their skin, but by the size of their hope.
To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.
I remember my youth and the feeling that will never come back any more --the feeling that I could last for ever, outlast the sea, the earth, and all men; the deceitful feeling that lures us on to joys, to perils, to love, to vain effort --to death; the triumphant conviction of strength, the heat of life in the handful of dust, the glow in the heart that with every year grows dim, grows cold, grows small, and expires --and expires, too soon, too soon --before life itself.
One must either be the hammer or the anvil.
Throw a lucky man into the sea, and he will come up with a fish in his mouth.
Defeat should never be a source of discouragement, but rather a fresh stimulus.
When you learn, teach. When you get, give. Both will enrich you further
No one ever complains about a speech being too short!
It is cheering to see that the rats are still aroundthe ship is not sinking.
Big results require big ambitions.
We all have dreams. But in order to make dreams come into reality, it takes an awful lot of determination, dedication, self-discipline, and effort.
Develop a passion for learning. If you do, you will never cease to grow.
Your time is limited, so don't waste it living someone else's life. Don't be trapped by dogma - which is living with the results of other people's thinking. Don't let the noise of other's opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary
Everything can be taken away from a man but one thing: the last of the human freedom -- to choose one's attitude in any given set of circumstances, to choose one's own way.
Wit is educated insolence.
There is no kind of dishonesty into which otherwise good people more easily and frequently fall than that of defrauding the government.
When you discover your mission, you will feel its demand. It will fill you with enthusiasm and a burning desire to get to work on it.
If you don't program yourself, life will program you!
It isn't so much what's on the table that matters, as what's on the chairs.
Always remember, a cat looks down on man, a dog looks up to man, but a pig will look man right in the eye and see his equal.
What is necessary to change a person is to change his awareness of himself.
We cannot always control our thoughts, but we can control our words, and repetition impresses the subconscious, and we are then master of the situation.
To live is the rarest thing in the world. Most people exist, that is all.
To different minds, the same world is a hell, and a heaven.
Don't be humble, you're not that great.
Humility is like underwear; essential, but indecent if it shows.
He that humbleth himself wishes to be exalted.
When we become aware of our humility, we've lost it.
While we may not be able to control all that happens to us, we can control what happens inside us.
Leaders are visible at times of crisis, invisible at times of success.
Marriage is the great antidote to the poison of enthusiasm and passion
Risk comes from not knowing what you're doing.
Risk! Risk Anything! Care no more for the opinion of others, for those other voices. Do the hardest thing on earth for you. Act for yourself. Face the truth.
You have to leave the city of your comfort and go into the wilderness of your intuition. What you'll discover will be wonderful. What you'll discover is yourself.
Just as fishes live only in water and birds live in the air, you too should live only in the illuminating effulgence of True knowledge. Perform all actions while remaining firmly established in this truth. Make this effulgence your permanent abode. Then see, how immensely you can enjoy your daily work, life and even death!
The secret of happiness is not in doing what one likes, but in liking what one does.
Wondering is the seed of genius
God will not look you over for medal, degrees or diplomas, but for scars.
Only when the last tree has been cut down; Only when the last river has been poisoned; Only when the last fish has been caught; Only then will you find that money cannot be eaten.
Acts of kindness may soon be forgotten, but the memory of an offense remains.
You cannot love a thing without wanting to fight for it.
Chaos may actually produce ordered structures…That could explain my life
Judge not a man by his clothes, but by his wife's clothes.
Love is said to be blind, but I know some fellows in love who can see twice as much in their sweethearts as I do.
There is no fear in love; but perfect love casts out fear.
In a relationship, the level of complexity depends on the character of the other
The art of the parenthesis is one of the greatest secrets of eloquence in Society.
Change of fashion is the tax levied by the industry of the poor on the vanity of the rich.
Man arrives as a novice at each age of his life.
We will make electricity so cheap that only the rich will burn candles.
There is no wealth like knowledge, no poverty like ignorance.
We do not inherit the earth from our ancestors, we borrow it from our children.
Compound interest is the most powerful force in the universe.
When it gets dark enough you can see the stars.
We can easily forgive a child who is afraid of the dark; the real tragedy of life is when men are afraid of the light.
I'm youth, I'm joy, I'm a little bird that has broken out of the egg.
The desire to conquer is itself a sort of subjection.
All meanings, we know, depend on the key of interpretation.
I desire no future that will break the ties with the past.
By trying we can easily learn to endure adversity. Another man's, I mean.
The weak can never forgive. Forgiveness is the attribute of the strong.
The older I grow the more I listen to people who don't talk much.
I have three kinds of friends: those who love me, those who pay no attention to me, and those who detest me.
We must become the change we want to see.
It isn't our gifts, talents, or abilities that makes us strong; rather, it is our struggle with them that strengthens us.
Before you embark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves.
Money is the seed of money, and the first guinea is sometimes more difficult to acquire than the second million.
There are worse crimes than burning books. One of them is not reading them.
Why is it that we rejoice at birth and grieve at a funeral? It is because we are not the person involved.
Don't part with your illusions. When they are gone you may still exist, but you have ceased to live.
Life is like a piano. What you get out of it depends on how you play it.
To stop smoking is the easiest thing I ever did. I ought to know; I've done it a thousand times.
I believe that our Heavenly Father invented man because he was disappointed in the monkey.
There is nothing so annoying as a good example!!
We are all alike, on the inside.
Man will do many things to get himself loved; he will do all things to get himself envied.
I have never let my schooling interfere with my education.
Do something every day that you don't want to do. This is the golden rule for acquiring the habit of doing your duty without pain.
Be careless in your dress if you must, but keep a tidy soul.
We never understand how little we need in this world until we know the loss of it.
We must risk going too far to discover just how far we can go.

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