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Action is a great restorer and builder of confidence. Inaction is not only the result, but the cause, of fear. Perhaps the action you take will be successful; perhaps different action or adjustments will have to follow. But any action is better than no action at all.
Norman Vincent Peale
The man who reads nothing at all is better educated than the man who reads nothing but newspapers.
Better a diamond with a flaw than a pebble without.
It is better to take what does not belong to you than to let it lie around neglected.
'Tis better to have loved and lost than never to have loved at all.
Alfred Lord Tennyson
Let us not be too particular; it is better to have old secondhand diamonds than none at all.
For my part, I consider that it will be found much better by all parties to leave the past to history, especially as I propose to write that history myself.
Building a better you is the first step to building a better America.
If there is anything that we wish to change in the child, we should first examine it and see whether it is not something that could better be changed in ourselves.
It's better to hang out with people better than you. Pick out associates whose behavior is better than yours and you'll drift in that direction.
To jaw-jaw is always better than to war-war.
I always avoid prophesying beforehand, because it is a much better policy to prophesy after the event has already taken place.
In prayer it is better to have a heart without words than words without a heart.
It is always better to have no ideas than false ones; to believe nothing, than to believe what is wrong.
Really I feel less keen about the Army every day. I think the Church would suit me better.
Love sought is good, but given unsought, is better.
The fact that we are here today to debate raising America's debt limit is a sign of leadership failure. America has a debt problem and a failure of leadership. Americans deserve better. I, therefore, intend to oppose the effort to increase America's debt.
It is better to light a candle than curse the darkness.
When I'm good, I'm very good. But when I'm bad I'm better.
To give pleasure to a single heart by a single act is better than a thousand heads bowing in prayer.
Ever tried. Ever failed. No matter. Try Again. Fail again. Fail better.
Take no thought of who is right or wrong or who is better than. Be not for or against.
A truly good book teaches me better than to read it. I must soon lay it down, and commence living on its hint. What I began by reading, I must finish by acting.
Henry David Thoreau
There is one consolation in being sick; and that is the possibility that you may recover to a better state than you were ever in before.
Henry David Thoreau
It is a thousand times better to have common sense without education than to have education without common sense.
Robert Green Ingersoll
I spent three days a week for 10 years educating myself in the public library, and it's better than college. People should educate themselves - you can get a complete education for no money. At the end of 10 years, I had read every book in the library and I'd written a thousand stories.
The only advantage of not being too good a housekeeper is that your guests are so pleased to feel how very much better they are.
It is any day better to stand erect with a broken and bandaged head then to crawl on one's belly, in order to be able to save one's head.
There is something terribly morbid in the modern sympathy with pain. One should sympathise with the colour, the beauty, the joy of life. The less said about life's sores the better.
It took a lot of blood, sweat and tears to get to where we are today, but we have just begun. Today we begin in earnest the work of making sure that the world we leave our children is just a little bit better than the one we inhabit today.
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