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American Actress, Producer 1908-1989
Discipline is a symbol of caring to a child. He needs guidance. If there is love, there is no such thing as being too tough with a child. A parent must also not be afraid to hang himself. If you have never been hated by your child, you have never been a parent.
Roman emperor 121-180
Adapt yourself to the things among which your lot has been cast and love sincerely the fellow creatures with whom destiny has ordained that you shall live.
English playwright and poet 1564-1616
A friend is one that knows you as you are, understands where you have been, accepts what you have become, and still, gently allows you to grow.
Frustrated love has been the incentive for many great works.
Henry Brooks Adams
American historian 1838-1918
Politics, whatever its professions, has always been the systematic organization of hatreds.
Florence Scovel Shinn
American artist, writer
Every great work, every great accomplishment, has been brought into manifestation through holding to the vision, and often just before the big achievement, comes apparent failure and discouragement.
British Broadcaster 1903-1990
Few men of action have been able to make a graceful exit at the appropriate time.
English politician, writer and poet 1672-1719
He who would pass his declining years with honor and comfort, should, when young, consider that he may one day become old, and remember when he is old, that he has once been young.
Rainer Maria Rilke
German poet 1875-1926
I feel it now: there's a power in me to grasp and give shape to my world I know that nothing has ever been real without my beholding it. All becoming has need me..
I have always been delighted at the prospect of a new day, a fresh try, one more start, with perhaps a bit of magic waiting somewhere behind the morning...