Politics and Government Politics and Government Hypocrisy Just Cause Happiness Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be. Failure Example General The best advice is a good example. Don’t count your chickens before they are hatched.
If you once forfeit the confidence of your fellow citizens, you can never regain their respect and esteem. Abraham Lincoln It is true that you may fool all of the people some of the time; you can even fool some of the people all of the time; but you can't fool all of the people all of the time. Abraham Lincoln If I were twofaced, would I be wearing this one? Abraham Lincoln The probability that we may fail in the struggle ought not to deter us from the support of a cause we believe to be just. Abraham Lincoln
Abraham Lincoln, 16th U.S. president and liberator of the slaves (18091865)
My great concern is not whether you have failed but whether you are content with Abraham Lincoln, 16th U.S. president and liberator of the slaves your failure. (18091865) adapted from Ossie Davis, AfricanAmerican actor, film director, and activist (19172005) Aesop, legendary Greek author of fables (6th century B.C.)
Smooth seas do not make skillful sailors. African proverb The first step in the evolution of ethics is a sense of solidarity with other Ethics / Morality human beings. Albert Schweitzer Honesty Truth has no special time of its own. Its hour is now always. Albert Schweitzer One thing I know. The only ones among you who will be really happy are those who will have sought and found how to serve. Albert Schweitzer, AlsatianGerman theologian, philosopher, organist and mission doctor (18751965)
Experience is not what happens to a man; it is what a man does with what happened to him. If it’s painful for you to criticize your friends, you’re safe in doing it; if you take the slightest pleasure in it, that’s the time to hold your tongue. Actions speak louder than words. After all is said and done, more is said than done. The grass is always greener on the other side of the fence. We don’t see things as they are,we see them as we are. It is better to be hated for what you are than to be loved for something you are not.
Alice Duer Miller, American author (1874 1942) American proverb American proverb American proverb Anais Nin, Frenchborn American author (19031977) Andre Gide, French writer, winner of the Nobel Prize for Literature (18691951)
One man with courage makes a majority.
The true measure of people is how they treat others who can do them absolutely no good. The here and now is all we have, and if we play it right it’s all we’ll need. If we had no winter, the spring would not be so pleasant. How wonderful it is that nobody need wait a single moment before starting to improve the world. No one has ever become poor by giving. Parents can only give good advice or put them on the right paths, but the final forming of a person's character lies in their own hands. Ann Landers (Esther Pauline Friedman), American advice columnist (1918 2002) Ann Richards, former governor of Texas (b. 1933) Anne Bradstreet, American poet (c. 16121672) Anne Frank, Jewish girl who kept a diary while hiding from the Nazis during World War II (1929 1945) Anne Frank, Jewish girl who kept a diary while hiding from the Nazis during World War II (19291945) Anne Frank, Jewish girl who kept a diary while hiding from the Nazis during World War II (19291945)
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Genuine freedom demands the most selfcontrol.
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Personal growth is, more than anything, a refining sense of truthfulness. Anonymous We have to act our way into a new way of thinking rather than think our way into a new way of acting Anonymous...