It is not death that a man should fear, but he should fear never beginning to live.
Quote by Marcus Aurelius
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Do every act of your life as if it were your last.
Begin - to begin is half the work, let half still remain again begin this, and thou wilt have finished.
You have power over your mind - not outside events. Realize this, and you will find strength.
Because your own strength is unequal to the task, do not assume that it is beyond the powers of man but if anything is within the powers and province of man, believe that it is within your own compass also.
Men exist for the sake of one another.
The sexual embrace can only be compared with music and with prayer.
Look within. Within is the fountain of good, and it will ever bubble up, if thou wilt ever dig.
Everything we hear is an opinion, not a fact. Everything we see is a perspective, not the truth.
Natural ability without education has more often raised a man to glory and virtue than education without natural ability.
Whatever the universal nature assigns to any man at any time is for the good of that man at that time.
If you do a trick and it doesn't work out, that can stick with you. I like to go back, nail the trick, and, 'OK, I'm cool, it's all good.'
Willingness to change is a strength, even if it means plunging part of the company into total confusion for a while.
We'll love you just the way you are if you're perfect.
We cannot command Nature except by obeying her.
Focus on the mind and the soul. Read. Study. Enrol in a course of lectures. Pray. Become a member of a religious congregation. Study the Bible or other ancient works of wisdom.
The world is full of a lot of fear and a lot of negativity, and a lot of judgment. I just think people need to start shifting into joy and happiness. As corny as it sounds, we need to make a shift.
Time destroys the speculation of men, but it confirms nature.
We live in a society of victimization, where people are much more comfortable being victimized than actually standing up for themselves.
Mr. President, you were elected to lead. You chose to follow. And now it's time for you to get out of the way.
Hope is a good breakfast, but it is a bad supper.