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Like fragile ice anger passes away in time.
Those who hate you don't win unless you hate them; and then you destroy yourself.
Hate can only flourish where love is absent.
Hate is not the opposite of love; apathy is.
Hatred paralyzes life; love releases it. Hatred confuses life; love harmonizes it. Hatred darkens life; love illuminates it.
Chivalry is the most delicate form of contempt.
It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for what you are not.
Take time for all things; great haste makes great waste.
Hating people is like burning down your own house to get rid of a rat.
Love blinds us to faults, but hatred blinds us to virtues.
Hatred -- The anger of the weak.
Hatreds not vowed and concealed are to be feared more than those openly declared.
Hatred is the madness of the heart.
There is no faculty of the human soul so persistent and universal as that of hatred.
Reject hatred without hating.
Wherever the fates lead us let us follow.
To be angry is to revenge the faults of others on ourselves.
He that will be angry for anything will be angry for nothing.
One drop of hatred left in the cup of joy turns the most blissful draught into poison.
Good humor isn't a trait of character, it is an art which requires practice.
The absolute truth is the thing that makes people laugh
Everything is funny as long as it is happening to somebody else.
A rich man's joke is always funny.
Learn to understand that which you hate and fear, then the fear will fade and hatred will cease.
We are almost always guilty of the hate we encounter.
If we miraculously became the people we hate, how lovable we would find ourselves.
Hatred is a boomerang which is sure to hit you harder than the one at whom you throw it.
People hate as they love, unreasonably.
It is a weakness of your human nature to hate those whom you have wronged.
Take care that no one hates you justly.
There is no medicine to cure hatred.
From the deepest desires often come the deadliest hate.
Hatred is the coward's revenge for being intimidated.
No one can be despised by another until he has learned to despise himself.
Anger, if not restrained, is frequently more hurtful to us than the injury that provokes it.
Our fate, whatever it is to be, will be overcome by patience under it.
There is no armor against fate.
Fate leads the willing, and drags along the reluctant.
We are only falsehood, duplicity, contradiction; we both conceal and disguise ourselves from ourselves.
Let us move from the era of confrontation to the era of negotiation.
The most important of life's battles is the one we fight daily in the silent chambers of the soul.
The split in you is clear. There is a part of you that knows what it should do, and a part that does what it feels like doing.
Why don't you want to do what you know you should do? The reason you don't is that you're in conflict with yourself.
Those that are the loudest in their threats are the weakest in their actions.
To be ignorant of what occurred before you were born is to remain always a child.
There is always one moment in childhood when the door opens and lets the future in.
A man's character is the reality of himself; his reputation, the opinion others have formed about him; character resides in him, reputation in other people; that is the substance, this is the shadow.
Character builds slowly, but it can be torn down with incredible swiftness.
Property may be destroyed and money may lose its purchasing power; but, character, health, knowledge and good judgment will always be in demand under all conditions.
If you don't run your own life, somebody else will.
The hardest job kids face today is learning good manners without seeing any.
We never really know what stupidity is until we have experimented on ourselves.
It costs to be stupid. The stupider you are, the more it costs.
Who digs a pit for others will fall in themselves.
A quarrel is quickly settled when deserted by one party; there is no battle unless there be two.
Remember that when you meet your antagonist, to do everything in a mild agreeable manner. Let your courage be keen, but, at the same time, as polished as your sword.
Full of wisdom are the ordinations of fate.
Throw a lucky man into the sea, and he will come up with a fish in his mouth.
Fate leads him who follows it, and drags him who resist.
Chance is always powerful. Let your hook be always cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be a fish.
Fate keeps on happening.
Fate is nothing but the deeds committed in a prior state of existence.
We make our fortunes and we call them fate.
Tempted fate will leave the loftiest star.
Chance happens to all, but to turn chance to account is the gift of few.
Destiny has two ways of crushing us -- by refusing our wishes and by fulfilling them.
Facts don't cease to exist because they are ignored.
A concept is stronger than a fact.
Facts and truth really don't have much to do with each other.
If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts.
There is nothing as deceptive as an obvious fact.
Commonly they must use their feet for defense whose only weapon is their tongue.
It's not what you are that holds you back, It's what you think you're not.

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