A phrase


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And how else should we look at it?

"The world is a tragedy for those who feel but a comedy for those who think..." pick your choice!


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Here are some more quotes for you then, the first one is my favourite. Enjoy :)

"I have not failed. I've just found 10,000 ways that won't work."

"Do, or do not. There is no 'try'!"

"Convinced myself, I seek not to convince."

"The freedom of all is essential to my freedom."

"A little inaccuracy sometimes saves a ton of explanation."

"Knowledge speaks, but wisdom listens."

"Make the best use of what is in your power, and take the rest as it happens."

"He who laughs, lasts!"

"While we are postponing, life speeds by."

"When you have completed 95 percent of your journey, you are only halfway there."

"To teach is to learn."

"Fall seven times and stand up eight."

"If you believe everything you read, better not read."

"Vision without action is a daydream. Action without vision is a nightmare."

"One kind word can warm three winter months."

"He who travels for love finds a thousand miles not longer than one. "

"Time and tide wait for no man."

"Too much is as bad as too little."

"If at first you don't succeed, try, try again."

"Talent does what it can; genius does what it must."

"If you are going through hell, keep going."

"You can have it all. You just can't have it all at once."

"The mountain cannot come to you but you can go to it."

"Mistakes are the portals of discovery."

"Just do it TODAY! For TODAY is yesterday's tomorrow!"

"Why? Why not? Why not me? Why not now?"

"The best way to face up to the future is to confront the present, courageously and constructively."

"Live every sunrise like it's your first, See every sunset like it's your last."

"God, grant me the courage not to give up what I think is right, even though I think it is hopeless."

"The mind is its own place, and in itself, can make heaven of hell and a hell of heaven."

"We must not allow other people's limited perceptions to define us."


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here are some more:

For of all sad words of tongue or pen, the saddest are these: It might have been

The mind starts working the moment you are born, and doesn't stop until you stand up to make a speech.

There are only two infinite things - the Universe and human stupidity. And I am not sure on the first one.

If you deliberately plan on being less than you are capable of being, then I warn you that you'll be unhappy for the rest of your life.

Remember, happiness does not depend on who you are or what you have, it depends solely on what you think.

There are two primary choices in life: to accept conditions as they exist, or accept the responsibility of changing them.

Far away there in the sunshine are my highest aspirations. I may not reach them, but I can look up and see their beauty, believe in them and try to follow where they lead.

The only man who doesn't make mistakes is the one who never does anything.

Take your life in your hands and what happens? A terrible thing. No one is to blame!

Even a fool knows you can't touch the stars, but that doesn't stop a wise man from trying.

The shy man will not learn. The impatien man should not teach.

To understand the heart and mind of a person, look not at what he has already achieved, but at what he aspires to.

If today was perfect there would be no need for tomorrow.

My concern is not whether you have failed. But if you are content with your failure.

Oh, my friend, it's not what they take away from you that counts. It's what you do with what you have left.

One machine can do the work of 100 ordinary men. No machine can do the work of one extraordinary man.

Every man dies. Not every man lives.

Too much of a good thing is just right.

Our lives begin to end the minute we remain silent about things that matter.