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We have a lot of anxieties, and one cancels out another very often.

Dictators ride to and fro upon tigers which they dare not dismount.
The problems of victory are more agreeable than those of defeat, but they are no less difficult.
They are decided only to be undecided, resolved to be irresolute, adamant for drift, solid for fluidity, all-powerful to be impotent.
So don’t worry about tomorrow, for tomorrow will bring its own worries. Today’s trouble is enough for today
Perhaps some of us have to go through dark and devious ways before we can find the river of peace or highroad to the soul's destination.
What each must seek in his life never was on land or sea. It is something out of his own unique potentiality for experience, something that never has been and never could have been experienced by anyone else.
If you follow your bliss, doors will open for you that wouldn't have opened for anyone else.
Myths are public dreams, dreams are private myths.
People say that what we're all seeking is a meaning for life. I think that what we're really seeking is an experience of being alive, so that our life experiences on the purely physical plane will have resonance within our innermost being and reality, so that we can actually feel the rapture of being alive.
Difficulties mastered are opportunities won.
The nose of the bulldog has been slanted backwards so that he can breathe without letting go.
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.
The greatest lesson in life is to know that even fools are right sometimes.
Personally, I'm always ready to learn, although I do not always like being taught.
I was not the lion, but it fell to me to give the lion's roar.
Never in the field of human conflict was so much owed by so many to so few.
The price of greatness is responsibility.
From now on, ending a sentence with a preposition is something up with which I will not put.
It is better to be frightened now than killed hereafter
Thought are but dreams till their effects are tried.
Good counselors lack no clients.
Men at sometime are the masters of their fate.
It is not in the stars to hold our destiny but in ourselves; we are underlings.
There is tide in the affairs of men, which, taken at the flood, leads on to fortune; omitted, all the voyage of their life is bound in shallows and in miseries; on such a full sea we are now afloat; and we must take the current the clouds folding and unfolding beyond the horizon. when it serves, or lose our ventures.
The mass of men lead lives of quiet desperation.
We are such stuff as dreams are made on, and our little life, is rounded with a sleep. [The Tempest]
Our doubts are traitors and make us lose the good we might win, by fearing to attempt.[Measure For Measure]
Many who seem to be struggling with adversity are happy; many, amid great affluence, are utterly miserable.
The smallest seed of faith is better than the largest fruit of happiness.
Our truest life is when we are in our dreams awake.
If one advances confidently in the directions of his dreams, and endeavors to live the life which he has imagined, he will meet with a success unexpected in common hours.
Faith keeps many doubts in her pay. If I could not doubt, I should not believe.
If a man constantly aspires is he not elevated?
If I knew for a certainty that a man was coming to my house with the conscious design of doing me good, I should run for my life.
Aim above morality. Be not simply good, be good for something.
To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing.
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.
Those in supreme power always suspect and hate their next heir.
In a state where corruption abounds, laws must be very numerous.
The more corrupt the state, the more laws.
Modest doubt is called the beacon of the wise.
That which ordinary men are fit for, I am qualified in. and the best of me is diligence.
The devil has the power to assume a pleasing shape.
Such as we are made of, such we be.
He that dies pays all his debts.
I can get no remedy against this consumption of the purse: borrowing only lingers and lingers it out, but the disease is incurable.
I shall the effect of this good lesson keeps as watchman to my heart.
Sweet are the uses of adversity, Which, like the toad, ugly and venomous, Wears yet a precious jewel in his head; And this our life, exempt from public haunt, Finds tongues in trees, books in the running brooks, Sermons in stones, and good in everything.
Prosperity is the measure or touchstone of virtue, for it is less difficult to bear misfortune than to remain uncorrupted by pleasure.
Reason and judgment are the qualities of a leader.
Most of the things worth doing in the world had been declared impossible before they were done.

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