A gem cannot be polished without friction, nor a man perfected without trials.
Lucius Annaeus Seneca
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Author: Lucius Annaeus Seneca
Future has a scheming, naughty and intelligent mind. It is never fully predictable!
So, now I've been to see a drug counselor who told me I need to lay off the drugs and talk about my
I'm the master of distractions. A couple of hand gestures and BAM! I'll pull the underwear clean off
The end always doesn't justify the means you used to reach there.
One should have expected some terrible enormities charged to those who are excluded from heaven, as
Harriet Beecher Stowe
...dread invades the living room, finds her on the couch, presses on her, gets inside her where it s
...the power of grace can work great things in the human person, greater than we might have dared to
Fr. Timothy Gallagher OMV
In relationship to God one can not involve himself to a certain degree. God is precisely the contrad
We treat what’s lost, what could have never been, what we could have never dreamed of, again. We tre
Macbeth:If we should fail?Lady Macbeth:We fail?But screw your courage to the sticking place,And we'l
I'm a very, very healthy eater. I eat lots of fish, lots of vegetables, lots of fruit. I don't eat j
The screen and keyboard account for much of computers' weight. The intelligent part of a computer is
Curious that we spend more time congratulating people who have succeeded than encouraging people who
Neil deGrasse Tyson
When kindhearted people smile, demons shrink and turn away as if tormented by the gesture. But when
Richelle E. Goodrich
With my natural communication abilities, I could probably gather a crowd even without the Spirit.
He's my family, and you don't just push family aside for some itch you want to scratch. That's not h
And when we have power- when you have power, Jae, you'll need to decide what to do with it. What kin
Living Your Be…
Do not allow criticism to stop you from living your best.
If frienship is your weakest point then you are the strongest person in the world.
The Federal government does not have any information about extraterrestrial life to conceal, and the
If you have a dog, you will most likely outlive it; to get a dog is to open yourself to profound joy
There is an electric fire in human nature tending to purify - so that among these human creatures th
Be a reflection of excellence.
Keep dreaming, you must never stop dreaming.
People, as curious primates, dote on concrete objects that can be seen and fondled. God dwells among
Stephen Jay Gould
Every government program needs to be more efficient. Instead of pointing out how other programs can
Assumptions are quick exits for lazy minds that like to graze out in the fields without bother.
Of course (said Oryx), having a money value was no substitute for love. Every child should have love
Fairies black grey green and white You moonshine revellers and shades of night.
A lot of highly-educated people have been told what to think, therefore, they think they know it all
Jewel E. Ann
Only super-efforts count.
The most astonishing fact of life is that MAN has not only stopped responding to others, but also to
The only thing that keeps us from a place of joy is an illusion, the illusion of fear.
Focus is the soul of success.
I'm not a proper traveler. I don't like to be challenged or have too much of a change and prefer a w
His client needs him, he says. Needs him? But isn’t he needed at home?
Freedom Of Cho…
Rules, laws and codes become obsolete among the self-governed.
We worked side by side building our sandwiches. Mine, just a few modest layers of meat and cheese, w
All his life, Klaus had believed that if you read enough books, you could solve any problem, but now
Truth is mysterious, elusive, always to be conquered. Liberty is dangerous, as hard to live with as
The more underdeveloped the country the more overdeveloped the women.
J. K. Galbraith
It was amazing the things you could bring yourself to do when you felt insecure, when you were out t
The only faithfulness people have is to emotions they're trying to recapture
Caregiving will never be one-size-fits-all.
Nancy L. Kriseman
Be careful whom you choose to love. This decision will impact your future life and happiness in ways
In fact living is dying.
Guy de Maupassant
Why not premiere movies on Netflix the same day they're opening in theaters? Listen to the consumer
What is surprising, even deeply disturbing, is the way that many individuals who consider themselves
Ay me! for aught that I ever could read Could ever hear by tale or history The course of true love
Between roars the lion purrs.
She had lost herself in this old work, her personality dissolving into it, so that she had been set
Life And Living
Footsteps of success, are trailed by fading footprints, of failures past..
The good and bad are indistinguishable in the dark.
Money is a tool we use to reach certain ends. Nothing more, nothing less. It’s hard to come by, thou
Life And Death
Cycle Of Life
Birth and Death are words we chose to describe the doorways in and out of a cycle. This cycle is con
It is the cry of the separate self, ‘What about me?’ As long as we keep acting from that place, it d
Mehmet Murat I…
No one can see very clearly inside the heavy fog, no one but the fog himself!
Mehmet Murat ildan
Darkness should never be an excuse to quit, for with God, darkness is the exact stuff that light was
Craig D. Lounsbrough
It always strikes me, and it is very peculiar, that, whenever we see the image of indescribable and
Vincent van Gogh
There is only one corner of the universe you can be certain of improving and that's your own self.
Immortality is the glorious discovery of Christianity.
William Ellery Channing
I am old enough to enjoy a bit of nostalgia, but wise enough to know that there haven't been any "go
SOMETIMES TO BE HEALTHY, ALL YOU NEED IS TO BE CLEAN SYSTEM.
Aamir discussed the emotional journey he embarks on with each film.
There will never be another woman for me, Alexandra. You are my eternity. -Michael
It appears there's a little too much chlorine in their gene pool.
He recognized with absolute certainty the empty fragility of even the noblest theorizings as compare
Sometimes it's better to be with the devil u know than the angel u didn't know
We must weed out corruption and build a strong system of justice that the people can trust.
Gloria Macapagal Arroyo
She was a goddamn unicorn of selfishness.
And in that time, I lost my dad and had kids of my own. It was like, OK, I get it now. I know what f
It is not a god that makes us more human, it is we human that make Gods.
The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until they are too strong to be broken.
Tell me about those days, when you stood on a thin line between dreams and reality, watching it get
I would say about 80% of my writing (including posts and blogs), has to do with unresolved anger and
I want someone who can keep me on my toes, has a good sense of humor and a good heart.
He was intrigued by the power of words, not the literary words that filled the books in the library
Home is where the heart is. That's what they always say. But where does home begin,If you have lost
Kropp on the other hand is a thinker. He proposes that a declaration of war should be a kind of popu
Erich Maria Remarque
What is Man? Man is a noisome bacillus whom Our Heavenly Father created because he was disappointed
Somewhere fate laughs in her far-off country, because now I am the human and it is Grace I will lose
I am a writer. Imagining what someone would say or do comes to me as naturally as breathing.
Social media has infected the world with a sickening virus called vanity.
I don't write to escape reality, but to show others how to better embrace it. ~ KAL
Its a sign of weakness to lament about things which you entirely have no control over.
And why is it all men thinkeverything a woman writes is trivial or trashy-or just plain sillydrivel?
I wonder if there are soft-spoken voices who deliver assignments to all of us in various times ... I
Very few men are wise by their own counsel or learned by their own teaching. For he that was only t
Every year, we have 365 chances to begin a new lifetime.
C. JoyBell C.
Cultural legacies are powerful forces. They have deep roots and long lives. They persist, generation
So...have you ever thought about dyeing your hair punk-rocker-chick black? As I'm sure you've heard,
Balance how much you give of youself, including volunteer activities.You won't do anyone any good yo
Having a passion for Christ and that's really what gives life a true meaning.
In each of us lie good and bad, light and dark, art and pain, choice and regret, cruelty and sacrifi
Winning cannot become your habit unless defeats have torn you apartand you sit in the battle field s
Chetan M. Kumbhar
Advice is like snow; the softer it falls, the longer it dwells upon, and the deeper it sinks into th
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
Most people are afraid of failing. I think there's nothing wrong in failing.
Mark N. Cohen
I just want to be an ordinary girl.
When I was born I was so surprised I didn't talk for a year and a half.
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