10 Things I Used To Hate About English
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only way to have a friend is to be one.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson
true friend never gets in your way unless you happen to be going down.
we have no time for our friends but all the time in the world for our enemies.
nice thing about teamwork is that you always have others on your side.
you would win a man to your cause, first convince him that you are his sincere
friend is a lot of things, but a critic he isnít.
cherish our friends not for their ability to amuse us, but for ours to amuse
is more than just being there.
we love is home-home that our feet may leave, but not our hearts.
-Oliver Wendall Holmes
mind, like a home, is furnished by its owner, so if oneís life is cold and
bare he can blame none but himself.
- Louis LíAmour
be upset over what you donít have is to waste what you do have.
that some days youíre the pigeon, and some days youíre the statue.
be a first-rate version of yourself, instead of a second-rate version of
who accepts himself is prepared to forgive others.
can make your world so much larger simply by acknowledging everyone elseís.
-Jeanne Marie Laskas
LOVE AND LAUGHTER:
laugh at your own expense costs you nothing.
gives us distance. It allows us to
step back from an event, deal with it and then move on.
is the affectionate communication of insight.
who donít know how to weep with their whole heart, donít know how to laugh
is perhaps the only glimpse we are permitted of eternity.
there is great love, there are always miracles.
is at itís best when itís shaken and stirred.
meaning of life cannot be told; it has to happen to a person.
people concentrated on the really important things in life, there would be a
shortage of fishing rods.
is what happens when youíre busy making other plans.
- John Lennon
you fail to prepare for life, prepare to fail.
is harder than iron, stronger than stone and more fragile than a rose.
easy to make a buck. Itís a lot
tougher to make a difference.
has been my philosophy of life that difficulties vanish when faced boldly.
turkey is living proof that an animal can survive wtih no inteligence at all.
you have to leave the shade of the family tree to find the sun.
a man has common sense, he has all the sense there is.
heroes, we are all plain people and donít know how far we can go.
is not doing nothing. Idleness is being free to do anything.
lies behind us and what lies before us are small matters compared to what lies
-Ralph Waldo Emerson
way I see it, if you want the rainbow, you have to put up with the rain.
you keep on saying things are going to be bad, you have a good chance of being a
-Isaac Bashevis Singer
is time in the life of every problem when it is big enough to see, yet small
enough to solve.
positive attitude may not solve all your problems, but it will annoy enough
people to make it worth the effort.
is an opportunity to serve. It is
not a trumpet call to self-importance.
we need is not politicians, but leaders.
speed of the leader determines the rate of the pack.
not follow where a path may lead. Go
instead where there is no path and leave a trail.
people get lost in thought because itís such unfamiliar territory.
future barely includes tomorrow.
it werenít for the fact that the TV set and the fridge are so far apart, some
of us wouldnít get any exercise at all.
is the hardest work there is, which is probably the reason so few engage in it.
the difference between nearly right and exactly right.
ON WINNING AND LOSING:
likes a good loser, especially when heís on the opposing team.
cannot get ahead while you are getting even.
isnít everything, but it beats anything that comes in second.
has no more quenching effect on emotions than salt water has on thirst.
is getting what you want. Happiness
is liking what you get.
-H. Jackson Brown
you see and hear depends a good deal on where you are standing; it also depends
on what sort of person you are.
is a fool for at least five minutes every day; wisdom consists of not exceeding
acquire knowledge, one must study; but to acquire wisdom, one must observe.
-Marilyn vos Savant
art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.
people say that as you get old, you have to give up things. I think you get old because you give up things.
-Theodore Francis green
never reeally understand a person until you consider things from his point of
one thing to learn about the past, it is another to wallow in it.
always prefer to believe the best of everybody- it saves so much trouble.
to understand first and to be understood second.
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