vally - Feed http://quotationsbook.com/ Quotations Book Search <![CDATA[People are often unreasonable and self-centered. Forgive them anyway. If you are kind, people may accuse you of ulterior motives. Be kind anyway. If you are honest, people may cheat you. Be honest anyway. If you find happiness, people may be jealous. Be happy anyway. The good you do today may be forgotten tomorrow. Do good anyway. Give the world the best you have, and it may never be enough. Give your best anyway. In the end, it is between you and HIM not you and them.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/46654/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/46654/ <![CDATA[Real love is a pilgrimage. It happens when there is no strategy, but it is very rare because most people are strategists.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24409/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24409/ <![CDATA[The glory of friendship is not in the outstretched hand, nor the kindly smile, nor the joy of companionship; it is in the spiritual inspiration that comes to one when he discovers that someone else believes in him and is willing to trust him.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/16056/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/16056/ <![CDATA[The truth of the matter is that there's nothing you can't accomplish if: (1) You clearly decide what it is that you're absolutely committed to achieving, (2) You're willing to take massive action, (3) You notice what's working or not, and (4) You continue to change your approach until you achieve what you want, using whatever life gives you along the way.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/244/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/244/ <![CDATA[Where I was born and where and how I have lived is unimportant. It is what I have done with where I have been that should be of interest.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/233/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/233/ <![CDATA[Do you want me to tell you something really subversive? Love is everything it's cracked up to be. That's why people are so cynical about it. It really is worth fighting for, being brave for, risking everything for. And the trouble is, if you don't risk anything, you risk even more.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24624/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24624/ <![CDATA[Most men pray for power, the strength to do things. Few people pray for love, the quality to be someone.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/31930/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/31930/ <![CDATA[Love seeks no cause beyond itself and no fruit; it is its own fruit, its own enjoyment. I love because I love; I love in order that I may love.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24381/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24381/ <![CDATA[Love is the true means by which the world is enjoyed: our love to others, and others love to us.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/17828/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/17828/ <![CDATA[The aim of argument, or of discussion, should not be victory, but progress.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/2909/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/2909/ <![CDATA[Self-acceptance comes from meeting life's challenges vigorously. Don't numb yourself to your trials and difficulties, nor build mental walls to exclude pain from your life. You will find peace not by trying to escape your problems, but by confronting them courageously. You will find peace not in denial, but in victory.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/35430/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/35430/ <![CDATA[Be open to your happiness and sadness as they arise.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/18550/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/18550/ <![CDATA[He is a hard man who is only just, and a sad one who is only wise.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/41704/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/41704/ <![CDATA[Things don't go wrong and break your heart so you can become bitter and give up. They happen to break you down and build you up so you can be all that you were intended to be.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1057/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/1057/ <![CDATA[Every day I live I am more convinced that the waste of life lies in the love we have not given, the powers we have not used, the selfish prudence that will risk nothing and which, shirking pain, misses happiness as well.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24456/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24456/ <![CDATA[His friends he loved. His direst earthly foes -- cats -- I believe he did but feign to hate. My hand will miss the insinuated nose, mine eyes the tail that wagg'd contempt at Fate.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11326/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/11326/ <![CDATA[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.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/15963/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/15963/ <![CDATA[Life is 10 percent what you make it and 90 percent how you take it.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/3438/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/3438/ <![CDATA[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.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/43076/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/43076/ <![CDATA[Let us, then, be up and doing, with a heart for any fate; still achieving, still pursuing, learn to labor and to wait.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/227/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/227/ <![CDATA[If you are not too long, I will wait here for you all my life.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/25001/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/25001/ <![CDATA[Do not wait for leaders; do it alone, person to person.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/668/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/668/ <![CDATA[Patience is waiting. Not passively waiting. That is laziness. But to keep going when the going is hard and slow -- that is patience.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/29501/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/29501/ <![CDATA[Any coward can fight a battle when he's sure of winning, but give me the man who has pluck to fight when he's sure of losing. That's my way, sir; and there are many victories worse than a defeat.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/3772/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/3772/ <![CDATA[Firmness in enduring and exertion is a character I always wish to possess. I have always despised the whining yelp of complaint and cowardly resolve.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10809/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/10809/ <![CDATA[Endure and persist; this pain will turn to good by and by.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/30020/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/30020/ <![CDATA[Persistent people begin their success where others end in failure.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/29953/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/29953/ <![CDATA[Vitality shows not only in the ability to persist, but in the ability to start over.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/18754/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/18754/ <![CDATA[The worst feeling in the world is the homesickness that comes over a man occasionally when he is at home.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/19221/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/19221/ <![CDATA[If we could read the secret history of our enemies, we would find in each person's life sorrow and suffering enough to disarm all hostility.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/15528/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/15528/ <![CDATA[The ordinary acts we practice every day at home are of more importance to the soul than their simplicity might suggest.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/19238/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/19238/ <![CDATA[Home is where there's one to love us.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/19254/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/19254/ <![CDATA[Life is not lost by dying; life is lost minute by minute, day by dragging day, in all the thousand small uncaring ways.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23489/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23489/ <![CDATA[Music can name the unnamable and communicate the unknowable.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/27610/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/27610/ <![CDATA[When Christ said: I was hungry and you fed me, he didn't mean only the hunger for bread and for food; he also meant the hunger to be loved. Jesus himself experienced this loneliness. He came amongst his own and his own received him not, and it hurt him then and it has kept on hurting him. The same hunger, the same loneliness, the same having no one to be accepted by and to be loved and wanted by. Every human being in that case resembles Christ in his loneliness; and that is the hardest part, that's real hunger.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24251/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24251/ <![CDATA[People are lonely because they build walls instead of bridges.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24252/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/24252/ <![CDATA[<b>I do not love you</b> <br/><br/> I do not love you as if you were salt-rose, or topaz,<br/> or the arrow of carnations the fire shoots off.<br/> I love you as certain dark things are to be loved,<br/> in secret, between the shadow and the soul.<br/> <br/> I love you as the plant that never blooms<br/> but carries in itself the light of hidden flowers;<br/> thanks to your love a certain solid fragrance,<br/> risen from the earth, lives darkly in my body.<br/> <br/> I love you without knowing how, or when, or from where.<br/> I love you straightforwardly, without complexities or pride;<br/> so I love you because I know no other way<br/> <br/> that this: where I does not exist, nor you,<br/> so close that your hand on my chest is my hand,<br/> so close that your eyes close as I fall asleep.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/43063/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/43063/ <![CDATA[Falsehood is invariably the child of fear in one form or another.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23355/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/23355/ <![CDATA[The end is never as satisfying as the journey. To have achieved everything but to have done so without integrity and excitement is to have achieved nothing.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/12319/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/12319/ <![CDATA[What you get by achieving your goals is not as important as what you become by achieving your goals.]]> http://quotationsbook.com/quote/17202/ http://quotationsbook.com/quote/17202/