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Who practices hospitality entertains God Himself.

Each time we face our fear, we gain strength, courage, and confidence in the doing.
The innocent are free from fear, but the guilty always the dread of punishment before their eyes.
Fear is the darkroom where negatives are developed.
A fault that humbles a man is of greater value than a virtue that puffs him up.
When looking for faults use a mirror, not a telescope
A spirit to find fault is an enemy to your peace and comfort, and also to the happiness of those around you. It is the key to your destruction.
There are only the pursued, the pursuing, the busy, and the tired.
Family quarrels are bitter things. They don't go according to any rules. They're not like aches or wounds; they're more like splits in the skin that won't heal because there's not enough material.
The difference between great celebrities and the unknown is the former failed and yet went at it again; the latter gave up in despair.
Faith is that quality that enables us to believe what we know to be untrue.
We seldom lose our faith by a blow out, usually is just a slow leak.
Faith is that strengthening power within Urging me on my way, Teaching me all that I must know, Helping to obey. Faith is that strengthening power within Lighting the road I trod, Helping me know which way to go, Pointing the way to God.
As our faith increases, so does our ability to obey.
To reprove small faults within due vehemence, is as absurd as if a man should take a great hammer to kill a fly on his friend's forehead.
You can always tell who the pioneers are because they have arrows in their back and are lying face down in the dirt.
Silicon Valley is a graveyard. Failure is Silicon Valley's greatest strength.
Just because you've lost doesn't necessarily mean you've failed.
An inventor fails 999 times, and if he succeeds once, he's in. He treats his failures simply as practice shots.
Even a tombstone says good things about a fellow who's down.
Every worthwhile accomplishment, big or little, has its stages of drudgery and triumph; a beginning, a struggle and a victory.
There is no such thing as accidental failure. All failure is at least half imposed.
Never forget the facts are important but it's the opinion of the facts that causes comment.
It is easier to believe a lie that one has heard a thousand times than to believe a fact that no one has heard before.
I often wish that I could rid the world of the tyranny of facts. What are facts but compromises? A fact merely marks the point where we have agreed to let investigation cease.
Clowns wear a face that's painted intentionally on them so they appear to be happy or sad. What kind of mask are you wearing today?
The faces of most American women over thirty are relief maps of petulant and bewildered unhappiness.
The Extra Mile will have no traffic jams.
There are no traffic jams in the second mile.
Never explain yourself. Your friend don't need it and your enemies won't believe it.
The less you know about a subject, the longer it takes you to explain it.
Experience is something you get too late to do anything about the mistakes you made while getting it.
Our wisdom comes usually from our experience, and our experience comes largely from our experience.
One thing about the school of experience is that it will repeat the lesson if you flunk the first time.
Jumping to conclusions can be a bad exercise
Experience is what you get when you don't get what you want.
Experience is often what you get when you were expecting something else.
Experience is largely non-transferable.
Experience is a wonderful thing, it enables you to recognize a mistake when you make it again.
A careful inventory of all your past experiences may disclose the startling fact that everything has happened for the best.
Experience is what you get when you were expecting something else.
Rarely do the followers exceed the expectations of the leaders.
Winner expects to win in advance. Life is a self-fulfilling prophesy.
Don't make excuses, make good.
The road to excellence is always under construction
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.
Excellence is best described as doing the right things right -- selecting the most important things to be done and then accomplishing them 100% correctly.
Others will follow your footsteps easier than they will your advice.
Benevolence It is the glory of the true religion that it inculcates and inspires a spirit of benevolence. It is a religion of charity, which none other ever was. Christ went about doing good; he set the example to his disciples, and they abounded in it
Live as you wish your kids would.
Example sheds a genial ray which men are apt to borrow, so first improve yourself today, and then your friends tomorrow.
A good example is the best sermon.
Children are natural mimics -- they act like their parents in spite of every attempt to teach them good manners.
Don't be just another member of society, be a living example of your dreams and goals.
Imagine being in a room with two TV sets. One is a large screen TV with surround sound. The other is a miniature 1 screen TV. What would you tend to focus on and become absorbed in? Some people make their problems the size of the large screen TV and their personal goals the size of the miniature one. It is important to mentally minimize the problems and the cant's and maximize the goals and the cans.
Two million years from now the scientists can start a row by claming that the creatures of that period descended from us.
After listening to a lecture on evolution by a science professor, a student wrote a poem and titled it The Amazing Professor. The poem read: Once I was a tadpole when I began to begin. Then I was a frog with my tail tucked in. Next I was a monkey on a coconut tree. Now I am a doctor with a Ph.D.

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