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A man's value to the community primarily depends on how far his feelings, thoughts, and actions are directed towards promoting the good of his fellows. --- Albert Einstein 1879

A warrior must only take care that his spirit is never broken. --- Shissai

All of the significant battles are waged within the self. --- Sheldon Kopp

All that is necessary to break the spell of inertia and frustration is this: Act as if it were impossible to fail. That is the talisman, the formula, the command of right-about-face which turns us from failure towards success. --- Dorothea Brande

Any coward can fight a battle when he's sure of winning, but give me a man who has pluck to fight when he's sure of losing. --- George Eliot (Mary Evans) 1819

Approach the moment with the idea that you're in the fight to the finish. --- Mataemon Iso

Be a good human being, a warm-hearted affectionate person. That is my fundamental belief. Having a sense of caring, a feeling of compassion will bring happiness of peace of mind to oneself and automatically create a positive atmosphere. --- Dalai Lama 1935

Be kind - remember every one you meet is fighting a battle - everybody's lonesome. --- Marion Parker

Better that we should die fighting than be outraged and dishonored… better to die than live in slavery. --- Emmeline Pankhurst

Beware of all enterprises that require new clothes --- Henry David Thoreau 1817

Beware of no man more than yourself; we carry our worst enemies within us. --- Charles Haddon Spurgeon 1834

Beware so long as you live, of judging people by appearances. --- Jean de La Fontaine 1621

Beware the fury of a patient man. --- John Dryden 1631

Carry the battle to them. Don't let them bring it to you. Put them on the defensive. And don't ever apologize for anything. --- Harry S. Truman

Cowardice asks the question, Is it safe? Expediency asks the question, Is it politic? Vanity asks the question, Is it popular? But conscience asks the question, Is it right? And there comes a time when one must take a position that is neither safe, nor politic, nor popular, but he msut take it because his conscience tells him it is right... --- Martin Luther 1483

Creativity can solve almost any problem. The creative act, the defeat of habit by originality, overcomes everything. --- George Lois

Do not be afraid of defeat. You are never so near victory as when defeated in a good cause. --- Henry Ward Beecher 1813

Do not lose your inward peace for anything whatsoever, even if your whole world seems upset. --- Saint Francis De Sales 1567

Don't be discouraged by failure. It can be a positive experience. Failure is, in a sense, the highway to success, inasmuch as every discovery of what is false leads us to seek earnestly after what is true, and every fresh experience points out some form of error which we shall afterwards carefully avoid. --- John Keats

Emptiness is a symptom that you are not living creatively. You either have not goal that is important enough to you, or you are not using your talents and efforts in a striving toward an important goal. --- Maxwell Maltz

Far better it is to dare mighty things, to win glorious triumphs, even though checked by failure, than to rank with those poor spirits who neither enjoy nor suffer much because they live in the gray twilight that knows neither victory nor defeat. --- Theodore Roosevelt 1858

Fulfilment is deciding what you want out of life, and working towards it. Fulfilment is not merely the reaching of a specific destination. --- Anon xxxx

Happiness doesn't depend on the actual number of blessings we manage to scratch from life, only our attitude towards them. --- Alexander Solzhenitsyn 1918

Have we not come to such an impasse in the modern world that we must love our enemies - or else? The chain reaction of evil - hate begetting hate, wars producing more wars - must be broken, or else we shall be plunged into the dark abyss of annihilation. --- Martin Luther King, Jr 1929

I believe every person is created as the steward of his or her destiny with great power for a specific purpose to share with others, through service, a reverence for life in a spirit of love. --- zzz

I have found that a large percentage of the population operates under a dangerous illusion - the illusion that the world's problems are too big and too complex for one individual to make a difference. But I believe one person can make a difference. My dad always told me, 'We're here to inspire each other, to bring out the best in each other, and the only way we can do that is to care about each other.' (fire fighter & film maker) --- Ray Gatchalian

I will greet this day with love in my heart. And how will I do this? Henceforth will I look on all things with love and I will be born again. I will love the sun for it warms my bones; yet I will love the rain for it cleanses my spirit. I will love the light for it shows me the way; yet I will love the darkness for it shows me the stars. I will welcome happiness for it enlarges my heart; yet I will endure sadness for it opens my soul. I will acknowledge rewards for they are my due; yet I will welcome obstacles for they are my challenge. --- Og Mandino 1923

In nature there are neither rewards nor punishments - there are consequences. --- Robert G Ingersoll 1833

Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains and slavery? Forbid it! Almighty God! I know not what course others may take, but as for me, give me liberty or give me death! (American Revolutionary War) --- Patrick Henry

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