maggs59 - Feed Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[Give and Take... For to the bee a flower is a fountain if life And to the flower a bee is a messenger of love And to both, bee and flower, the giving and the receiving is a need and an ecstasy. - Kahlil Gibran]]> <![CDATA[Don't wait for extraordinary circumstance to do good; try to use ordinary situations.]]> <![CDATA[The fragrance always stays in the hand that gives the rose.]]> <![CDATA[Doctors are men who prescribe medicines of which they know little, to cure diseases of which they know less, in human beings of whom they know nothing.]]> <![CDATA[Accept responsibility for your life. Know that it is you who will get you where you want to go, no one else.]]> <![CDATA[I am responsible. Although I may not be able to prevent the worst from happening, I am responsible for my attitude toward the inevitable misfortunes that darken life. Bad things do happen; how I respond to them defines my character and the quality of my life. I can choose to sit in perpetual sadness, immobilized by the gravity of my loss, or I can choose to rise from the pain and treasure the most precious gift I have ? life itself.]]> <![CDATA[When you're prepared, you're more confident. When you have a strategy, you're more comfortable.]]> <![CDATA[Not everything which is bad comes to hurt us.]]> <![CDATA[It is not the place, nor the condition, but the mind alone that can make anyone happy or miserable.]]> <![CDATA[Never mind your happiness; do your duty.]]> <![CDATA[You always have to give 100 percent, because if you don't, someone, someplace, will give 100 percent and will beat you when you meet.]]> <![CDATA[forgiveness is me giving up the right to hurt you for hurting me.]]> <![CDATA[I didn't find my friends; the good Lord gave them to me.]]> <![CDATA[To laugh often and much; to win the respect of intelligent people and the affection of children; to earn the appreciation of honest critics and endure the betrayal of false friends; to appreciate beauty; to find the best in others; to leave the world a bit better, whether by a healthy child, a garden patch or a redeemed social condition; to know even one life has breathed easier because you have lived. This is to have succeeded.]]>