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  • "The men who try to do something and fail are infinitely better than those who try to do nothing and succeed." — Lloyd Jones

 

  • "What you cannot enforce do not command." — Sophocles

 

  • "Life can only be understood backwards; but it must be lived forwards." — Soren Kierkegaard

 

  • “Build up your weaknesses until they become your strong points.” — Knute Rockne

 

  • "The road to success is always under construction." — Lily Tomlin

 

  • "Success does not consist in never making blunders, but in never making the same one a second time." — Josh Billings

 

  • "Obstacles don't have to stop you. If you run into a wall, don't turn around and give up. Figure out how to climb it, go through it, or work around it." — Michael Jordan

 

  • "Joy is the simplest form of gratitude." — Karl Barth

  • "Reversing your treatment of the man you have wronged is better than asking his forgiveness." — Elbert Hubbard

 

  • "Leave no stone unturned." — Euripides


  • "There comes a time when you have to stand up and shout:This is me damn it! I look the way I look, think the way I think, feel the way I feel, love the way I love! I am a whole complex package. Take me... or leave me. Accept me - or walk away! Do not try to make me feel like less of a person, just because I don't fit your idea of who I should be and don't try to change me to fit your mold. If I need to change, I alone will make that decision.When you are strong enough to love yourself 100%, good and bad - you will be amazed at the opportunities that life presents you." — Stacey Charter

 

  • "We can never establish with certainty what part of our relations with others is the result of our emotions -- love, antipathy, charity, or malice -- and what part is predetermined by the constant power play among individuals." — Milan Kundera

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