In my opinion, the sun was made to light worthier toil than this.
Henry David Thoreau
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Author: Henry David Thoreau
I remembered myself as an unpopular and rather sad kid.
We recruit our people for personality. We look for the people person, with innate warmth, sweetness,
We only win at war because we fight another government. If we fought private industry we would not l
R. I. Fitzhenry
It's not radical Islam that worries the US -- it's independence
I've always written. There's a journal which I kept from about 9 years old. The man who gave it to m
One of the truly bizarre things about our current cultural situation is that the leading figures of
Phillip E. Johnson
A person's credit report is one of the most important tools consumers can use to maintain their fina
Faith is like a pickpocket who loans a person his own money on generous terms.
When things run out of control it is because we failed to control how reality plays out. How you man
For the first time in my life, I'm doubting my faith, and it terrifies me.For the first time, I want
The snooze button is useless if you love life enough to get up on time.
I am lucky to have had an attentive, curious and loving dad and heart-smart, down-to-earth, gifted m
A very excellent and worthy person, thoroughly reliable in every particular.
Virtue and genuine graces in themselves speak what no words can utter.
One’s life is short, but the life of the spirit is long.
Sook Nyul Choi
Why didn't I learn to treat everything like it was the last time. My greatest regret was how much I
Jonathan Safran Foer
Why do I find it hard to write the next line?
Society is built upon trust.
All men are fools, and all men are knights where women are concerned.
George R.R. Martin
The best part of beauty is that which no picture can express.
Throughout the empire, it was whispered that although the husband waded through mud, the wife walked
Three lights should be fine." - Zachary"Aye, well if it wis me, I'd want a bloody lighthoose beacon
Fighting is not a man thing, it's a human thing.
You only do good work when you're taking risks and pushing yourself.
Never shall a young man,Thrown into despairBy those great honey-colouredRamparts at your ear,Love yo
Today’s businesses can’t just use social media; they have to become social businesses, inside and ou
Paul M. Rand
Everything you think today will ultimately reflect in your future. So think carefully, think better.
...writers, like priests, should have compassion...and a sensitivity to pain...
It’s said that the Buddha’s enlightenment is great than that of a traveler setting out, in the same
Gone With The …
To Scarlett, there was something breath-taking about Ellen O'Hara, a miracle that lived in the house
Whatever is what you are creating is what creates you.
It's the same questions we ask of our existence, and the answer is always the same. The mystery lies
Any time your life is at stake and you can't find even one woman to come forward and say, 'This is a
All blood runs red.
It's true - my mother kicked me out the house at 14. I had to go live with my sister. I had some pro
The kingdom is not represented by an expression of religious traditions
The Angel Gabriel disappeared once for sixty years and they found him on earth hiding in the body of
I don't care what other people think as long as I am happy. The day I die or retire, I have blown al
I am convinced it is, then our churches are filled with believers who are hurting, to one degree or
...I don't know where a utopia is supposed to be, or where one could be found. I sometimes think tha
My mother had a kindness that embraced all life.She knew her place well and was comfortable in givin
Great is the Lord’s provisions. Even in times of famine, we have more than enough to eat.
Tell yourself the stories you need to tell. But don't be fooled by them. Never live your own lies.
Although our intellect always longs for clarity and certainty, our nature often finds uncertainty fa
Carl von Clausewitz
Environmental spending creates jobs in engineering, manufacturing, construction, materials, operatio
Out of sorrow entire worlds have been builtOut of longing great wonders have been willed
Don't worry, I plan on living a long time.""Why are you making a bucket list, then?""Because if you
If you can hear the bell for the next round, then you are still in the fight! Get off your stool and
I actually think that I'm a rather optimistic and happy person; it's just that I'm not a very positi
We are constantly emphasizing to people that they need to address anything that affects flight safet
Never forget the three powerful resources you always have available to you: love prayer and forgive
H. Jackson Brown
The imagination gland doesn't die. It just becomes reliant on manufactured spirit.
When I was growing up, my mother was always a friend to my siblings and me (in addition to being all
You can’t feel lonely if there’s no one else around.-Yamaguchi Kenji (Yamaken)
There are so many beautiful things that are a part of the world, and I've always looked at life that
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When you drop any new idea in the pond of the world, you get a ripple effect. You have to be aware t
Joel A. Barker
I cannot sing, dance or act; what else would I be but a talk show host.
In suffering, we resurrect our souls.
While one may lose much because of avarice, nothing was ever accomplished by abstinence.
The good thing about problems is that it seems like there's only one way to get into them, but there
Lisa Van Allen
Most of you will marry and have children. They will become the source of your greatest pride and hap
Gordon B. Hinckley
Coca-Cola is the only business in the world where no matter which country or town or village you are
The return of the rain, beating out time on London's rooftops and pavements. Early morning Zombies s
Stephen J. Day
I do not need your sympathy or condolence; if I am an atheist, there are reasons for that and those
I think a great entrepreneur is learning every day. An entrepreneur is somebody that doesn’t take no
What you start learning is that to get over a breakup, you kind of have to live through the emotions
The problem with having problems is that ‘someone’ always has it worse.
Knowledge makes you strong,understanding makes you formidable,wisdom makes you powerful,and love mak
We are nothing but shadows Fading away Trying to hold on to This bittersweet life That we call our o
The world, and therefore the workplace, is full of idiots. And the reality of life is that when you
With sad music, or music that's perceived as sad, there's a sense of solidarity that can be really p
Habits of action cultivated early in life lay the foundation for unique skill sets able to carve a p
A wise man lays up treasures in the Kingdom of our Father, so as to live a happy eternal life
There is a lot that binds Germany to Turkey, and even if we have a difference of opinion on an indiv
I pretend to give gifts that people pretend to be gifts so that I can pretend that I gave something
Craig D. Lounsbrough
So many things are lost in the dark. A slight misstep and we lose our footing. A quick hand in a poc
Honest men cannot be expected to anticipate the actions of scoundrels.
It seems to me now that the plain state of being human is dramatic enough for anyone you don't need
Self-love is the greatest of all flatterers.
A big silvery janitor. Penny, this can’t be how the universe works.” “In the Order we call it ‘inver
Orwell wrote easily and well about small humane pursuits, such as bird watching, gardening and cooki
A job is a contract whereby you sell out a bit of your life daily
Mary was bigger than Laura, and she had a rag doll named Nettie. Laura had only a corncob wrapped in
Laura Ingalls Wilder
What would I look like if everything that I am, no secrets, was put on paper? Would I be horrifying?
It's very hard for me to be a good girlfriend to him, when you're always interfering... It must be e
Perhaps all pleasure in only relief
William S. Burroughs
I may be too young to be lonely, but I am too lonely to be young.
Half of the days in 2014, I had to confine my daughter to my home like a prisoner because the air qu
She also understood there was a hole in her heart where her son should be, that she was a wicked, se
Life is too short Be with someone who takes your breath away
No human can be preceptor. Only God can be the preceptor. God is one. He is within this human body,
Not everything that happens during the day is an open portending a good or evil development in the f
I love 'White Christmas.' That's one of my favorites just because I love the music. I love the story
The task of the modern educator is not to cut down jungles, but to irrigate deserts.
There can be no failure to a man who has not lost his courage, his character, his self respect, or h
Orison Swett Marden
What is called good society is usually nothing but a mosaic of polished caricatures.
Ironically, the worship of of death as a strategy for coping with our underlying fear of death's pow
Mom's eyes held yours for a moment. 'I don't like or dislike the kitchen. I cooked because I had to.
People who say you can't do something should be ignored. They're probably talking to themselves.
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