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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.
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.
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.
Greek philosopher 384 BC - 322 BC
All who have meditated on the art of governing mankind have been convinced that the fate of empires depends on the education of youth.
American writer 1924-1987
Children have never been very good at listening to their elders, but they have never failed to imitate them.
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..