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Chinese-American Actor, Director, Author, Martial Artist 1940-1973+13
Ever since I was a child I have had this instinctive urge for expansion and growth. To me, the function and duty of a quality human being is the sincere and honest development of one's potential.
British philosophical writer 1864-1912+5
Whether you be man or woman you will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.
Ralph Waldo Emerson
American poet and philosopher 1803-1882+1
Other men are lenses through which we read our own minds. Each man seeks those of different quality from his own, and such as are good of their kind; that is, he seeks other men, and the rest.
French playwriter (ps. of J. B. Poquelin) 1622-1673+1
People of quality know everything without ever having learned anything.
American author, entrepreneur, philanthropist and life coach 1960-+1
Quality questions create a quality life. Successful people ask better questions, and as a result, they get better answers.
Real Christianity is lovely. There is a quality about a Spirit-filled, radiant Christian that draws and attracts others and causes them to ''enjoy favor with all the people.'' The truth is that the gospel is not nearly as offensive as some of its proponents!
American music journalist, critic and author 1948-1982+1
The only questions worth asking today are whether humans are going to have any emotions tomorrow, and what the quality of life will be if the answer is no.
American industrialist 1863-1947+1
There is one rule for the industrialist and that is: Make the best quality of goods possible at the lowest cost possible, paying the highest wages possible.
Harriet Beecher Stowe
American Novelist 1811-1896+1
What makes saintliness in my view, as distinguished from ordinary goodness, is a certain quality of magnanimity and greatness of soul that brings life within the circle of the heroic.
A carefree quality is a whole aspect of life that I will never understand. I don't think I have ever been carefree and can't see the pleasure of it.
English writer 1882-19410
A good essay must have this permanent quality about it; it must draw its curtain round us, but it must be a curtain that shuts us in not out.
English statesman and writer 1804-18810
A great city, whose image dwells in the memory of man, is the type of some great idea. Rome represents conquest; Faith hovers over the towers of Jerusalem; and Athens embodies the pre-eminent quality of the antique world, Art.
A healthy self-love means we have no compulsion to justify to ourselves or others why we take vacations, why we sleep late, why we buy new shoes, why we spoil ourselves from time to time. We feel comfortable doing things which add quality and beauty to life.
A key ingredient in authentic Christianity is time. Not leftover time, not throwaway time, but quality time. Time for contemplation, meditation and reflection. Unhurried, uninterrupted time.Source: Too Busy Not to Pray
American writer and criticus 1932-0
A leader is one who, out of madness or goodness, volunteers to take upon himself the woe of the people. There are few men so foolish, hence the erratic quality of leadership in the world.