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Remember, when the judgment's weak, the prejudice is strong.

You have not converted a man because you have silenced him.
When planning for a year, plant corn. When planning for a decade, plant trees. When planning for life, train and educate people.
Every great advance in natural knowledge has involved the absolute rejection of authority.
I don't deserve this award, but I have arthritis, and I don't deserve that, either.
When an individual is kept in a situation of inferiority, the fact is that he does become inferior.
Be charitable before wealth makes you covetous.
The suspense is terrible, I hope it will last.
Every business is built on friendship.
Peace cannot be achieved through violence, it can only be attained through understanding.
Unfortunately, our affluent society has also been an effluent society.
Nobody owes anybody a living, but everybody is entitled to a chance.
The rich swell up with pride, the poor from hunger.
Once you label me you negate me.
The greatest power that a person possesses is the power to choose.
Resentment or grudges do no harm to the person against whom you hold these feelings but every day and every night of your life, they are eating at you.
Every man feels instinctively that all the beautiful sentiments in the world weigh less than a single lovely action.
Abandon all hope, you who enter here!
No, no, we are not satisfied, and we will not be satisfied until justice rolls down like waters and righteousness like a mighty stream.
The three major administrative problems on a campus are sex for the students, athletics for the alumni, and parking for the faculty.
Nature has given us two ears, two eyes, and but one tongue-to the end that we should hear and see more than we speak.
There are three modes of bearing the ills of life, by indifference, by philosophy, and by religion.
This country cannot afford to be materially rich and spiritually poor.
Bad people are less a problem than indifferent people.
Well done, is better than well said.
There never was a person who did anything worth doing, who did not receive more than he gave.
Ah, good taste! What a dreadful thing! Taste is the enemy of creativeness.
The best morale exist when you never hear the word mentioned. When you hear a lot of talk about it, it's usually lousy.
The ability to manage well doesn't make much difference if you're not even in the right jungle.
Hatred -- The anger of the weak.
Nothing is so hard for those who abound in riches to conceive how others can be in want.
The good life is a process, not a state of being. It is a direction not a destination.
Caution is the parent of safety.
A liberally educated person meets new ideas with curiosity and fascination. An illiberally educated person meets new ideas with fear.
The policy of being too cautious is the greatest risk of all.
The greatest things are accomplished by individual people, not by committees or companies.
The test of our progress is not whether we add more to the abundance of those who have much; it is whether we provide enough for those who have too little.
There's as much risk in doing nothing as in doing something.
You can chain me, you can torture me, you can even destroy this body, but you will never imprison my mind.
The greatest good you can do for another is not just to share your riches but to reveal to him his own.
Our prime purpose in this life is to help others. And if you can't help them, at least don't hurt them.
Those that will not hear must be made to feel.
There is no investment you can make which will pay you so well as the effort to scatter sunshine and good cheer through your establishment.
If there be any truer measure of a man than by what he does, it must be by what he gives.
Insanity is doing the same thing in the same way and expecting a different outcome.
Pay your people the least possible and you'll get from them the same.
I look to a day when people will not be judged by the color of their skin, but by the content of their character.
The world is but a large prison, out of which some are daily selected for execution.
I will make a bargain with the Republicans. If they will stop telling lies about Democrats, we will stop telling the truth about them.
Poverty is the parent of revolution and crime.
You are an extremely valuable, worthwhile, significant person even though your present circumstances may have you feeling otherwise.
Without music, life would be a mistake.
None knows the weight of another's burden.
Facts have a cruel way of substituting themselves for fancies. There is nothing more remorseless, just as there is nothing more helpful, than truth.
You control your future, your destiny. What you think about comes about. By recording your dreams and goals on paper, you set in motion the process of becoming the person you most want to be. Put your future in good hands -- your own.
Dedicate yourself to the good you deserve and desire for yourself. Give yourself peace of mind. You deserve to be happy. You deserve delight.
I have lived some thirty-odd years on this planet, and I have yet to hear the first syllable of valuable or even earnest advice from my seniors.
It is only in our decisions that we are important.
By trying we can easily learn to endure adversity. Another man's, I mean.
Decisiveness is a characteristic of high-performing men and women. Almost any decision is better than no decision at all.
Wherever there is a human being there is an opportunity for kindness
Criticism is an indirect form of self-boasting.
Do not use a hatchet to remove a fly from your friend's forehead.
Only great souls know the grandeur there is in charity.
Only one thing registers on the subconscious mind: repetitive application -- practice. What you practice is what you manifest.
Many persons have a wrong idea of what constitutes true happiness. It is not attained through self-gratification but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.
Virtue is its own reward. There's a pleasure in doing good which sufficiently pays itself.
Where fear is present, wisdom cannot be.
Learn taciturnity and let that be your motto!
Just because I don't care doesn't mean I don't understand.
Too many of us are not living our dreams because we are living our fears.
Do not spoil what you have by desiring what you have not; but remember that what you now have was once among the things you only hoped for.
The difference between what we do and what we are capable of doing would suffice to solve most of the world's problem.
Real magic in relationships means an absence of judgment of others.
No matter how busy you are, you must take time to make the other person feel important.
Death not merely ends life, it also bestows upon it a silent completeness, snatched from the hazardous flux to which all things human are subject.
Take away love and our earth is a tomb.
Some of us are like wheelbarrows, only useful when pushed and easily upset.
Anger and intolerance are the twin enemies of correct understanding.
True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us.
Goodwill is the one and only asset that competition cannot undersell or destroy.
Equal laws protecting equal rights the best guarantee of loyalty & love of country.
A computer won't clean up the errors in your manual of procedures.
Peace with all nations, and the right which that gives us with respect to all nations, are our object.
Our greatest glory is not in never falling, but in rising every time we fall.
Action is the real measure of intelligence.
When I see a bird that walks like a duck and swims like a duck and quacks like a duck, I call that bird a duck.
Let the ideas clash but not the hearts.
Human history becomes more and more a race between education and catastrophe.
He who gives while he lives, get to know where it goes.
Feelings are like chemicals, the more you analyze them the worse they smell.
It is one of the most beautiful compensations in life that no man can sincerely try to help another without helping himself.
The penalty good men pay for indifference to public affairs is to be ruled by evil men.
No egoism is so insufferable as that of the Christian with regard to his soul.
Start off everyday with a simple smile and get it over with.
Train everyone lavishly, you can't overspend on training.
People need loving the most when they deserve it the least.
Work joyfully and peacefully, knowing that right thoughts and right efforts will inevitably bring about right results.
Education... has produced a vast population able to read but unable to distinguish what is worth reading, an easy prey to sensations and cheap appeals.
Stupidity is a force unto itself.
My own experience has been that the tools I need for my trade are paper, tobacco, food, and a little whisky.
If it isn't the sheriff, it's the finance company; I've got more attachments on me than a vacuum cleaner.
God is only a great imaginative experience.
The kingdom of Heaven is a condition of the heart --not something that comes upon the earth or after death.
If you focus on results, you will never change. If you focus on change, you will get results.
I am in that temper that if I were under water I would scarcely kick to come to the top.
The poor have sometimes objected to being governed badly; the rich have always objected to being governed at all.
When teaching, light a fire, don't fill a bucket.
I've given up reading books. I find it takes my mind off myself.
Non-violence is not a garment to be put on and off at will. Its seat is in the heart, and it must be an inseparable part of our very being.
The philosopher has never killed any priests, whereas the priest has killed a great many philosophers.
The first thing we do, lets kill the lawyers. [Henry Iv]
Earth laughs in flowers.
Reason, observation, and experience; the holy trinity of science.
The greatest evils and the worst of crimes is poverty; our first duty, a duty to which every other consideration should be sacrificed, is not to be poor.
Mediocrity requires aloofness to preserve its dignity.
It is essential that there should be organization of labor. This is an era of organization. Capital organizes and therefore labor must organize.
Someone's opinion of you does not have to become your reality.
Never doubt that a small group of thoughtful, committed citizens can change the world. Indeed, it is the only thing that ever has.
Mystery is not profoundness.
We are all sentenced to solitary confinement inside our own skins, for life.
Show me someone who has done something worthwhile, and I'll show you someone who has overcome adversity.
He does not weep who does not see.
He who opens a school door, closes a prison.
One of the signs of an approaching nervous breakdown is the belief that one's work is terribly important.
When a true genius appears in this world, you may know him by this sign, that the dunces are all in confederacy against him.
There are things known, and there are things unknown. And in between are the doors.
Puritanism: The haunting fear that someone, somewhere, may be happy.
A new idea is like a child. It's easier to conceive than to deliver.
Diaper backward spells repaid. Think about it.
Tis a sort of duty to be rich, that it may be in one's power to do good, riches being another word for power.
They do injury to the good who spares the bad.
Every new adjustment is a crisis in self-esteem. Hoffer, Eric
Politics is not worrying this country one-tenth as much as where to find a parking space.
You can be a little ungrammatical if you come from the right part of the country.
When you cease to make a contribution, you begin to die.
You can protect your liberties in this world only by protecting the other man's freedom. You can be free only if I am free.
Destiny has two ways of crushing us -- by refusing our wishes and by fulfilling them.
Insanity in individuals is something rare -- but in groups, parties, nations, and epochs it is the rule.
The benefits of education and of useful knowledge, generally diffused through a community, are essential to the preservation of a free government.
Where misunderstanding serves others as an advantage, one is helpless to make oneself understood.
It destroys one's nerve to be amiable every day to the same human being.
Build for your team a feeling of oneness, of dependence on one another and of strength to be derived by unity.
A nation's treasure is its scholars.
We're born alone, we live alone, we die alone. Only through our love and friendship can we create the illusion for the moment that we're not alone.
There is no love sincerer than the love of food.
To know that we know what we know, and that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge.
Darkness can not drive out darkness; only light can do that. Hate cannot drive out hate; only love can do that.
The action is best that secures the greatest happiness for the greatest number.
A pat on the back is only a few vertebrae removed from a kick in the pants, but is miles ahead in results.

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