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The end and aim of all education is the development of character.

Francis W. Parker Quotes

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Something that has always puzzled me all my life is why, when I am in special need of help, the good deed is usually done by somebody on whom I have no claim. - The Business of Life.

William Feather Quotes

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Never be bullied into silence. Never allow yourself to be made a victim. Accept no one's definition of your life; define yourself.

Harvey Fierstein Quotes

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We give advice by the bucket, but take it by the grain.

William R. Alger Quotes

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When in doubt, don't.

Saul W. Gellerman Quotes

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Many people believe that humility is the opposite of pride, when, in fact, it is a point of equilibrium. The opposite of pride is actually a lack of self esteem. A humble person is totally different from a person who cannot recognize and appreciate himself as part of this worlds marvels.

Rabino Nilton Bonder Quotes

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If you take responsibility for yourself you will develop a hunger to accomplish your dreams.

Les Brown Quotes

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It's simply a matter of doing what you do best and not worrying about what the other fellow is going to do.

John R. Amos Quotes

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The great recipe for success is to work, and always work.

Leon Gambetta Quotes

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No one is entitled to the truth.

E. Howard Hunt Quotes

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It is always the best policy to speak the truth, unless, of course, you are an exceptionally good liar.

Jerome K. Jerome Quotes

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Sometimes your medicine bottle has on it, "Shake well before using." That is what God has to do with some of His people. He has to shake them well before they are ever usable.

Vance Havner Quotes

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Two souls with but a single thought, Two hearts that beat as one.

Fredrich Halm Quotes

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Real education should educate us out of self into something far finer - into a selflessness which links us with all humanity.

Nancy Astor Quotes

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It is only too easy to make suggestions and later try to escape the consequences of what we say.

Jawaharlal Nehru Quotes

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Of all the properties which belong to honorable men, not one is so highly prized as that of character.

Henry Clay Quotes

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Most of us ask for advice when we know the answer but we want a different one.

Ivern Ball Quotes

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Advice is seldom welcome; and those who want it the most always like it the least.

Lord Chesterfield Quotes

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It is unwise to be too sure of one's own wisdom. It is healthy to be reminded that the strongest might weaken and the wisest might err.

Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

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The shortest distance between two points is under construction.

Noelie Alito Quotes

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There is never a better measure of what a person is than what he does when he is absolutely free to choose.

William M. Bulger Quotes

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I am responsible. Although I may not be able to prevent the worst from happening, I am responsible for my attitude toward the inevitable misfortunes that darken life. Bad things do happen; how I respond to them defines my character and the quality of my life. I can choose to sit in perpetual sadness, immobilized by the gravity of my loss, or I can choose to rise from the pain and treasure the most precious gift I have – life itself.

Walter Anderson Quotes

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Beware of men on airplanes. The minute a man reaches thirty thousand feet, he immediately becomes consumed by distasteful sexual fantasies which involve doing uncomfortable things in those tiny toilets. These men should not be encouraged, their fantasies are sadly low-rent and unimaginative. Affect an aloof, cool demeanor as soon as any man tries to draw you out. Unless, of course, he's the pilot.

Cynthia Heimel Quotes

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You can buy a person's time; you can buy their physical presence at a given place; you can even buy a measured number of their skilled muscular motions per hour. But you can not buy enthusiasm... you can not buy loyalty. You can not buy the devotion of hearts, minds, or souls. You must earn these.

Clarence Francis Quotes

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As human beings, our greatness lies not so much in being able to remake the world - that is the myth of the atomic age - as in being able to remake ourselves. -Mahatma Gandhi.

Mahatma Gandhi Quotes

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