Quotes Handle them carefully, for words have more power than atom bombs. Adams Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can't, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it. A fool may talk, but a wise man speaks.
Be a hard master to yourself - and be lenient to everybody else. This is simply the constant radiation of what man really is, not what he pretends to be. Use it, then to advance your enlightenment; or it will be gone and never in your power again.
This makes it hard to plan the day. Knowledge is knowing that a tomato is a fruit not a vegetable. Wisdom is knowing not to include it in a fruit salad. Our scientific power has outrun our spiritual power.
We have guided missiles but misguided men". The hand is the cutting edge of the mind. Know which is your path and follow it wherever it may lead you. Do not feel you have to follow is someone else's footsteps. American President Thomas Jefferson "He who awaits much can expect little.
Life is about creating yourself. You're only at fault if you know about the problem and choose to do nothing. How else, indeed, to clap the net over the butterfly of the moment?
Patton "No good act performed in the world ever dies. Science tells us that no atom of matter can ever be destroyed, that no force once started ever ends; it merely passes through a multiplicity of ever-changing phases.
Every good deed done to others is a great force that starts an unending pulsation through time and eternity.
We may not know it, we may never hear a word of gratitude or recognition, but it will all come back to us in some form as naturally, as perfectly, as inevitably, as echo answers to sound. You suddenly understand something you've understood all your life, but in a new way. It is an ability to work for something because it is good, not just because it stands a chance to succeed.
Fellowship Of The Ring" by J R R Tolkien "There is no guarantee of reaching a goal at a certain time, but there is a guarantee of never attaining goals that are never set.
But why should love stop at the border? The one thing that doesn't abide by majority rule is a person's conscience. Novelist Mary Wollstonecraft Shelley "People will not always remember what you said.
People will not always remember what you did. But people will always remember how you made them feel". Anonymous "Don't tell people how to do things.
Tell them what to do and let them surprise you with their results. Patton "Believe, no pessimist ever discovered the secrets of the stars, or sailed to an uncharted land, or opened a new heaven to the human spirit.
In a crisis, be aware of the danger - but recognize the opportunity. It has no survival value; rather it is one of those things that give value to survival".
British author C S Lewis "The difference between perseverance and obstinacy is that one often comes from a strong will, and the other from a strong won't.
Far more than physically doing it. Seek to create and love without regard to your happiness and you are likely to be happy much of the time. It means you think of yourself less. Eliot in "Little Gidding V" "Life shrinks or expands in proportion to one's courage. Ubuntu is an ancient African concept meaning "kindness towards human beings" or "humanity to others" or "I am what I am because of who we all are".
Our differences do matter, but our common humanity matters more. They can never be solved but only outgrown.Here's a sample tribute speech you're most welcome to use as a model for the speech you're preparing to write. It's for my mother, Iris, and yes, it's all true. Live your own way and let others live their own that alone is the principle of good living.
‘Do not do unto others what you do not want to be done to you’ this is what Christ said. That is the principle of life which alone can make life . 22 quotes have been tagged as live-and-let-live: Lailah GiftyAkita: ‘You start to live when you commit your life to cause higher than yourself.
You must. An inspirational and witty collection of famous quotes and quotations on speech, talking, words, communication and silence on Tentmaker's Wisdom Quotes Site.
Let thy speech be better than silence, or be silent. --Dionysius of Halicarnassus Man does not live by words alone, despite the fact that sometimes he has to eat them Adlai. How To Write A Graduation Speech. Lighthearted but well researched advice and tips on how to prepare, structure, and deliver a great commencement address.
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