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"This is the truth. I have been in love. I have been in lust. Ive made good choices and bad ones, I have been smart and Ive been stupid. But I have never in my life felt the way I do now, here, with Will." - Author: Megan Hart

Quotes About Forming Good Habits

"Todays education is entirely defective to the extent that, calling itself positivist, it begins with abusing the childs trust by presenting as true what is only either a temporary phenomenon or a hypothesis, when its not a blatant untruth; and to the extent that it prevents children from forming in good time their own opinions by creasing into them certain habits that make their freedom of judgement an illusion" - Author: André Breton

Quotes About Sailing The Ocean

"It becomes one who is called to be a soldier, and to go a warfare, to endeavor to excel in the art of war. It becomes one who is called to be a mariner, and to spend his life in sailing the ocean, to endeavor to excel in the art of navigation. It becomes one who professes to be a physician, and devotes himself to that work, to endeavor to excel in the knowledge of those things which pertain to the art of physic. So it becomes all such as profess to be Christians, and to devote themselves to the practice of Christianity, to endeavor to excel in the knowledge of divinity." - Author: Jonathan Edwards

Quotes About Motivating Your Employees

"Ah, that shows you the power of music, that magician of magician, who lifts his wand and says his mysterious word and all things real pass away and the phantoms of your mind walk before you clothed in flesh." - Author: Mark Twain

Quotes About Nagging Parents

"Denial returned, like a nagging cough you can never quite shake. Actually, it was always close at hand, and even though "satanic ritual abuse" did describe what had happened to me when I was a child. the concept was so foreign and so horrific that some part of me still wanted to stay in denial.Devil worship dominated my childhood. That was undeniable, even if it was still nearly impossible to contemplate. Both of my parents and any number of their friends, as well as "respected" members of our community, had worshipped Satan.I pushed the notion aside with all the power I could muster. I kept thinking to myself that it was ridiculous and impossible.p157" - Author: Suzie Burke

Quotes About Lootus

"Sest üks asi, mida ma lootuse juures kõige rohkem vihkan - mida ma selle juures põlgan, mida keegi teine ei paista selle kohta tunnistavat - on see, et äkitselt leitud lootus on kõige kiirem tee äkilise lootusetuseni." - Author: Danny Wallace

Quotes About Hang Ups

"We always hope for the easy fix: the one simple change that will erase a problem in a stroke. But few things in life work this way. Instead, success requires making a hundred small steps go right - one after the other, no slipups, no goofs, everyone pitching in." - Author: Atul Gawande

Quotes About Straight Edge

"A straight face is an ignorant mans attempt to appear knowledgeable." - Author: Mokokoma Mokhonoana

Quotes About Friends May Come And Go

"In this new year, may you have a deep understanding of your true value and worth, an absolute faith in your unlimited potential, peace of mind in the midst of uncertainty, the confidence to let go when you need to, acceptance to replace your resistance, gratitude to open your heart, the strength to meet your challenges, great love to replace your fear, forgiveness and compassion for those who offend you, clear sight to see your best and true path, hope to dispel obscurity, the conviction to make your dreams come true, meaningful and rewarding synchronicities, dear friends who truly know and love you, a childlike trust in the benevolence of the universe, the humility to remain teachable, the wisdom to fully embrace your life exactly as it is, the understanding that every soul has its own course to follow, the discernment to recognize your own unique inner voice of truth, and the courage to learn to be still." - Author: Janet Rebhan

Quotes About Demand

"Because of her interest and demands, I amplified an average baritone voice into one that is loud and clear." - Author: Johnny Olson