There are many victories worse than a defeat.
Quote by George Eliot
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It is easy to say how we love new friends and what we think of them but words can never trace out all the fibers that knit us to the old.
The reward of one duty is the power to fulfill another.
Wear a smile and have friends, wear a scowl and have wrinkles.
The strongest principle of growth lies in the human choice.
Some editors are failed writers, but so are most writers.
Nothing is so good as it seems beforehand.
Can any man or woman choose duties? No more that they can choose their birthplace, or their father or mother.
Anger and jealousy can no more bear to lose sight of their objects than love.
Teach us to care and not to care. Teach us to sit still.
The scornful nostril and the high head gather not the odors that lie on the track of truth.
I think that gay marriage should be between a man and a woman.
Let us not be satisfied with just giving money. Money is not enough, money can be got, but they need your hearts to love them. So, spread your love everywhere you go.
There is a growing literature about the multitude of journalism's problems, but most of it is concerned with the editorial side of the business, possibly because most people competent to write about journalism are not comfortable writing about finance.
Documentaries are the first line of education, and the second line of education is dramatization, such as 'The Pacific'.
He that will not apply new remedies must expect new evils for time is the greatest innovator.
Regard your soldiers as your children, and they will follow you into the deepest valleys look on them as your own beloved sons, and they will stand by you even unto death.
The medical literature tells us that the most effective ways to reduce the risk of heart disease, cancer, stroke, diabetes, Alzheimer's, and many more problems are through healthy diet and exercise. Our bodies have evolved to move, yet we now use the energy in oil instead of muscles to do our work.
We do not learn and what we call learning is only a process of recollection.
Your problem is how you are going to spend this one odd and precious life you have been issued. Whether you're going to spend it trying to look good and creating the illusion that you have power over people and circumstances, or whether you are going to taste it, enjoy it and find out the truth about who you are.
A failure is a man who has blundered, but is not able to cash in the experience.