AlbaB - Feed Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[Deep into that darkness peering, long I stood there, wondering, fearing, doubting, dreaming dreams no mortal ever dared to dream before.]]> <![CDATA[Freedom is not worth having if it does not connote freedom to err. It passes my comprehension how human beings, be they ever so experienced and able, can delight in depriving other human beings of that precious right.]]> <![CDATA[You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.]]> <![CDATA[When I stand before thee at the day's end, thou shalt see my scars and know that I had my wounds and also my healing.]]> <![CDATA[Don't throw stones at your neighbors , if your own windows are glass.]]> <![CDATA[Many people die at twenty five and aren't buried until they are seventy five.]]> <![CDATA[All it takes is all you got.]]> <![CDATA[Run if you can, walk if you have to, crawl if you must, just never give up.]]> <![CDATA[There is no bad weather, just soft runners.]]> <![CDATA[Games require skill. Running requires endurance, character, pride, physical strength, and mental toughness. Running is a test, not a game. A test of faith, belief, will, and trust in ones self. So hardcore that it needs a category all to itself to define the pain. When game players criticize, it's because they aren't willing to understand, not because they're stronger. Running is more than a sport; it's a lifestyle. If you have to ask us why we run, you'll never understand, so just accept.]]> <![CDATA[Focus more on your desire than on your doubt, and the dream will take care of itself. You may be surprised at how easily this happens. Your doubts are not as powerful as your desires, unless you make them so.]]> <![CDATA[Always dream and shoot higher than you know you can reach. Don't bother just to be better than your contemporaries and predecessors; try to be better than yourself.]]> <![CDATA[But in a larger sense we cannot dedicate, we cannot consecrate, we cannot hallow this ground. The brave men, living and dead, who struggled here, have consecrated it far above our poor power to add or detract.]]> <![CDATA[I may be compelled to face danger, but never fear it, and while our soldiers can stand and fight, I can stand and feed and nurse them.]]> <![CDATA[Catch the person in front of you. Stay in front of the person behind you. Beat the shadow next to you!]]> <![CDATA[I have met my hero, and he is me.]]> <![CDATA[It takes an enemy and a friend, working together, to hurt you to the heart. The one to slander you, and the other to get the news to you.]]> <![CDATA[Never tell the truth to people who are not worthy of it.]]> <![CDATA[If you tell the truth, you don't have to remember anything.]]> <![CDATA[Don't go around saying the world owes you a living. The world owes you nothing. It was here first.]]> <![CDATA[Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that 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.]]> <![CDATA[Courage is resistance to fear, mastery of fear -- not absence of fear.]]> <![CDATA[It is curious that physical courage should be so common in the world, and moral courage so rare.]]> <![CDATA[It's not the size of the dog in the fight, it's the size of the fight in the dog.]]> <![CDATA[The phoenix hope, can wing her way through the desert skies, and still defying fortune's spite; revive from ashes and rise.]]> <![CDATA[Suppose you were an idiot. And suppose you were a member of Congress. But I repeat myself.]]> <![CDATA[A lie can run around the world six times while the truth is still trying to put on its pants.]]> <![CDATA[Let your hopes, not your hurts, shape your future.]]> <![CDATA[Hold your head high, stick your chest out. You can make it. It gets dark sometimes, but morning comes. Keep hope alive.]]> <![CDATA[Neither should a ship rely on one small anchor, nor should life rest on a single hope.]]> <![CDATA[The darkest day, If you live till tomorrow will have past away.]]> <![CDATA[To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless.]]> <![CDATA[But what is Hope? Nothing but the paint on the face of Existence; the least touch of truth rubs it off, and then we see what a hollow-cheeked harlot we have got hold of.]]> <![CDATA[Before you give up hope, turn back and read the attacks that were made on Lincoln.]]> <![CDATA[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.]]> <![CDATA[We will have to repent in this generation not merely for the hateful words and actions of the bad people but for the appalling silence of the good people.]]> <![CDATA[Forget the times of your distress, but never forget what they taught you.]]> <![CDATA[When anger rises, think of the consequences.]]> <![CDATA[I want you to be everything that's you, deep at the center of your being.]]> <![CDATA[We should feel sorrow, but not sink under its oppression.]]> <![CDATA[You cannot depend on your judgments when your imagination is out of focus.]]> <![CDATA[It isn't safe to sit in judgment upon another person's illusion when you are not on the inside. While you are thinking it is a dream, he may be knowing it is a planet.]]> <![CDATA[The way to keep your health is to eat what you don't want, drink what you don't like, and do what you'd rather not.]]> <![CDATA[Keep away from small people who try to belittle your ambitions. Small people always do that, but the really great make you feel that you, too, can become great.]]> <![CDATA[Life would be infinitely happier if we could only be born at the age of eighty and gradually approach eighteen.]]> <![CDATA[We are always too busy for our children; we never give them the time or interest they deserve. We lavish gifts upon them; but the most precious gift, our personal association, which means so much to them, we give grudgingly.]]> <![CDATA[Do not be desirous of having things done quickly. Do not look at small advantages. Desire to have things done quickly prevents their being done thoroughly. Looking at small advantages prevents great affairs from being accomplished.]]> <![CDATA[To know what is right and not do it is the worst cowardice.]]> <![CDATA[Don't complain about the snow on your neighbor's roof when your own doorstep is unclean.]]> <![CDATA[It is man that makes truth great, not truth that makes man great.]]> <![CDATA[There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility for changing them.]]>