"If one does not know to which port one is sailing, no wind is favorable." (by Seneca)

"We derive inspiration from people who agree with us; growth from people who do not agree with us." (author unknown)

"If you make people think they're thinking, they'll love you. If you really make them think, they'll hate you." (by Don Marquis)

"Our patience will achieve more than our force." (by Edmund Burke)

"If you want people to think well of you, do not speak well of yourself." (by Blaise Pascal)

"We think according to our nature. We speak according to rules. We act according to custom." (by Francis Bacon)

"And the fruits will outdo what the flowers have promised!" (by Francois de Malberbe)

"Wisdom is knowing what to do next; virtue is doing it." (by David Starr Jordan)"

"We grow old when we count the days of the year; but we grow up when we love, sacrifice and share." (by Ray Sabio)"

"To bear other people's afflictions, everyone has courage and enough to spare." (by Benjamin Franklin)

"I never think of the future. It comes soon enough." (by Albert Einstein) "We always like those who admire us but we do not always like those whom we admire." (by La Rochefoucauld)

"I've never met a healthy person who worried much about his health, or a good person who worried much about his soul." (by Haldane)

"To avoid criticism, do nothing, say nothing, be nothing!" (by E. Hubbard)

"Look in the face of the person to whom you are speaking if you wish to know his real sentiments, for he can command his words more easily than his countenance." (by Lord Chesterfield)

"Good intentions are, at least, the seed of good actions; and everyone ought to sow them, and leave it to the soil and the seasons whether he or any other gather the fruit." (by William Temple)

"Between violence and peace, there is loving kindness. Violence is its absence; peace is its fullness." (by Ray Sabio)

"Few rich men own their property. The property owns them." (by Robert Green Ingersoll)

"I do not know whether war is an interlude during peace, or peace an interlude during war." (by Georges Clemenceau)

"Act well at the moment and you have performed a good action to all eternity." (by Johann Kaspar Lavater)

"Prosperity is only an instrument to be used; not a deity to be worshipped." (by Calvin Coolidge)

"Economy is half the battle of life; it is not so hard to earn money, as to spend it well." (by Charles Haddon Spurgeon)

"It is most miserable to feel ashamed of home." (by Charles Dickens)

"The person who does not read is no better off than the person who cannot read." (by Abby van Buren)

"It is no great part of a good man's lot to enjoy himself. To be good and to do good are his ends, and the glory is to be revealed hereafter." (by Samuel Irenaeus Prime)

"Variety is the spice of life, that gives it all its flavor." (by William Cowper)

"Kindness--a language which the dumb can speak, and the deaf can understand." (by C. N. Bovee)

"Take care to get what you like, or you will be forced to like what you get." (by George Bernard Shaw)

"Two buckets of tears will not heal a bruise." (a Chinese proverb)

"If we declare that Jesus is the Son of God, we live in union with God and God lives in union with us. And we ourselves know and believe the love which God has for us. God is love, and those who live in love, live in union with God and God lives in union with them." (1 John 4: 15 - 16)

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