The recipe for perpetual ignorance is: Be satisfied with your opinions and content with your knowledge.
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Elbert Hubbard Quotes
Responsibility is the price of freedom.
There is no failure except in no longer trying.
We awaken in others the same attitude of mind we hold toward them.
The love we give away is the only love we keep.
We are punished by our sins, not for them.
Pray that success will not come any faster than you are able to endure it.
Life in abundance comes only through great love.
It does not take much strength to do things, but it requires great strength to decide on what to do.
Never explain - your friends do not need it and your enemies will not believe you anyway.
A little more persistence, a little more effort, and what seemed hopeless failure may turn to glorious success.
Unless you choose to do great things with it, it makes no difference how much you are rewarded, or how much power you have.
Conservatism discards Prescription, shrinks from Principle, disavows Progress having rejected all respect for antiquity, it offers no redress for the present, and makes no preparation for the future.
After I left the White House, I kept a foothold in the business of American politics as a talk-show host, analyst, commentator, speechmaker, and occasional writer. I was no longer a practitioner, but I was still a partisan, a Democrat, a blue-stater through and through.
All the principles of heaven and earth are living inside you. Life itself is truth, and this will never change. Everything in heaven and earth breathes. Breath is the thread that ties creation together.
I'm not saying that love always takes you to heaven. Your life can become a nightmare. But that said, it is worth taking the risk.
It is exactly because we are a city that embraces freedom, that welcomes everyone and encourages their dreams, that New York remains on the front lines in the war on terror.
Using the power of decision gives you the capacity to get past any excuse to change any and every part of your life in an instant.
A gentle word, a kind look, a good-natured smile can work wonders and accomplish miracles.
Be a yardstick of quality. Some people aren't used to an environment where excellence is expected.
The only sure bulwark of continuing liberty is a government strong enough to protect the interests of the people, and a people strong enough and well enough informed to maintain its sovereign control over the goverment.