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Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life.
Indian theosophist 1895-1986+15
Freedom and love go together. Love is not a reaction. If I love you because you love me, that is mere trade, a thing to be bought in the market; it is not love. To love is not to ask anything in return, not even to feel that you are giving something- and it is only such love that can know freedom.
American motivational speaker, author and radio DJ 1945-+8
A lot of people do not muster the courage to live their dreams because they are afraid to die.
W. Clement Stone
American businessman and author 1902-+8
Have the courage to say no. Have the courage to face the truth. Do the right thing because it is right. These are the magic keys to living your life with integrity.
German - American physicist 1879-1955+7
If people are good only because they fear punishment, and hope for reward, then we are a sorry lot indeed.
German philosopher 1788-1860+6
Because people have no thoughts to deal in, they deal cards, and try and win one another's money. Idiots!
Martin Luther King
American preacher 1929-1968+4
Everybody can be great... because anybody can serve. You don't have to have a college degree to serve. You don't have to make your subject and verb agree to serve. you only need a heart full of grace. a soul generated by love.
American Author 1926-+3
Don't you realize that as long as you have to sit down to pee, you'll never be a dominant force in the world? You'll never be a convincing technocrat or middle manager. Because people will know. She's in there sitting down.
French writer 1889-1963+3
I love cats because I love my home and after a while they become its visible soul.
American writer 1924-1987+2
But the relationship of morality and power is a very subtle one. Because ultimately power without morality is no longer power.
American author 1936-+2
Every person, all the events of your life are there because you have drawn them there. What you choose to do with them is up to you.
Henry David Thoreau
American writer 1817-1862+2
For what are the classics but the noblest thoughts of man? They are the only oracles which are not decayed, and there are such answers to the most modern inquiry in them as Delphi and Dodona never gave. We might as well omit to study Nature because she is old.
English writer 1952-+2
Forgiveness is almost a selfish act because of its immense benefits to the one who forgives.
English writer and poet 1819-1880+2
It is possible to have a strong self-love without any self-satisfaction, rather with a self-discontent which is the more intense because one's own little core of egoistic sensibility is a supreme care.
American astronomer, cosmologist, astrophysicist and author 1934-1996+1
A celibate clergy is an especially good idea, because it tends to suppress any hereditary propensity toward fanaticism.Source: Contact (1985) Ch. 14