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You gain strength, courage, and confidence by every experience in which you really stop to look fear in the face. You are able to say to yourself, 'I lived through this horror. I can take the next thing that comes along.'
There are only two mistakes one can make along the road to truth; not going all the way, and not starting.
Even a happy life cannot be without a measure of darkness, and the word happy would lose its meaning if it were not balanced by sadness. It is far better take things as they come along with patience and equanimity.
I suppose leadership at one time meant muscles; but today it means getting along with people.
The size of your success is measured by the strength of your desire; the size of your dream; and how you handle disappointment along the way.
Sex is a part of nature. I go along with nature.
China has to go along with world trends. That's democracy, liberty, individual freedom. China sooner or later has to go that way. It cannot go backward.
Drugs are a waste of time. They destroy your memory and your self-respect and everything that goes along with with your self-esteem. They're no good at all.
The most important single ingredient in the formula of success is knowing how to get along with people.
The world is moved along, not only by the mighty shoves of its heroes, but also by the aggregate of tiny pushes of each honest worker.
When you dance, your purpose is not to get to a certain place on the floor. It's to enjoy each step along the way.
As for accomplishments, I just did what I had to do as things came along.
You do things when the opportunities come along. I've had periods in my life when I've had a bundle of ideas come along, and I've had long dry spells. If I get an idea next week, I'll do something. If not, I won't do a damn thing.
Today, if you invent a better mousetrap, the government comes along with a better mouse.
Never lose sight of the fact that the most important yardstick of your success will be how you treat other people - your family, friends, and coworkers, and even strangers you meet along the way.
I've been lucky. Opportunities don't often come along. So, when they do, you have to grab them.
Next to my husband, and along with Marlon Brando, I think that Yves Montand is the most attractive man I've ever met.
The greatest ability in business is to get along with others and to influence their actions.
The object of teaching a child is to enable him to get along without his teacher.
Never continue in a job you don't enjoy. If you're happy in what you're doing, you'll like yourself, you'll have inner peace. And if you have that, along with physical health, you will have had more success than you could possibly have imagined.
It's never crowded along the extra mile.
No party has a monopoly on wisdom. No democracy works without compromise. But when Governor Romney and his allies in Congress tell us we can somehow lower our deficit by spending trillions more on new tax breaks for the wealthy - well, you do the math. I refuse to go along with that. And as long as I'm President, I never will.
The true triumph of reason is that it enables us to get along with those who do not possess it.
I have been up against tough competition all my life. I wouldn't know how to get along without it.
I've always thought that people need to feel good about themselves and I see my role as offering support to them, to provide some light along the way.
Remain calm, serene, always in command of yourself. You will then find out how easy it is to get along.
If you were successful, somebody along the line gave you some help... Somebody helped to create this unbelievable American system that we have that allowed you to thrive. Somebody invested in roads and bridges. If you've got a business - you didn't build that. Somebody else made that happen.
Live your questions now, and perhaps even without knowing it, you will live along some distant day into your answers.
Rainer Maria Rilke
The genius of our ruling class is that it has kept a majority of the people from ever questioning the inequity of a system where most people drudge along, paying heavy taxes for which they get nothing in return.
One thing is sure. We have to do something. We have to do the best we know how at the moment... If it doesn't turn out right, we can modify it as we go along.
Franklin D. Roosevelt
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