Sunday, May 25, 2008

New Lessons in Life

  • It is better to be violent, if there is violence in our hearts, than to put on the cloak of nonviolence to cover impotence. - Mahatma Gandhi
  • However beautiful the strategy, you should occasionally look at the results. - Sir Winston Churchill
  • You cannot simultaneously prevent and prepare for war. - Albert Einstein
  • Be peaceful, be courteous, obey the law, respect everyone; but if someone puts his hand on you, send him to the cemetery. - Malcolm X
  • We cannot direct the wind, but we can adjust the sails.  - Bertha Calloway
  • It is a mistake to try to look too far ahead. The chain of destiny can only be grasped one link at a time. - Sir Winston Churchill
  • To win without risk is to triumph without glory. - Pierre Corneille
  • If you greatly desire something, have the guts to stake everything on obtaining it. - Brendan Francis
  • Patience has its limits. Take it too far, and it's cowardice. - George Jackson
  • In three words I can sum up everything I've learned about life: It goes on.
  • Never regret something that once made you smile. - Amber Deckers
  • Nothing ever goes away. - Barry Commoner
  • Use soft words and hard arguments. - English Proverb
  • Never feel self-pity, the most destructive emotion there is. How awful to be caught up in the terrible squirrel cage of self.  - Millicent Fenwick
  • If you can find a path with no obstacles, it probably doesn't lead anywhere. - Frank A. Clark
  • Nothing is impossible. Some things are just less likely than others. - Jonathan Winters
  • It's true we don't know what we've got until its gone, but we don't know what we've been missing until it arrives.

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