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Before we acquire great power, we must acquire wisdom to use it well.
– Ralph Waldo Emerson
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Before we blame, we should first see if we can't excuse.
– G. C. Lichtenberg
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Before we can forgive one another, we have to understand one another.
– Emma Goldman
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Before we set our hearts too much on anything, let us examine how happy are those who already possess it.
– La Rochefoucauld
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Before we set our hearts too much upon anything, let us examine how happy those are who already possess it.
– Francois de La Rochefoucauld
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Before we take to the sea, we walk on land. . . Before we create, we must understand. . .
– Ernest Hemingway
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Before you act consider when you have considered, tis fully time to act.
– Sallust
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Before you act consider; when you have considered, tis fully time to act.
– Sallust
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Before you agree to do anything that might add even the smallest amount of stress to your life, ask yourself What is my truest intention Give yourself time to let a yes resound within you. When it's right, I guarantee that your entire body will feel it.
– Oprah Winfrey
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Before you beat a child, be sure yourself are not the cause of the offense.
– Austin O'Malley
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Before you begin a thing, remind yourself that difficulties and delays quite impossible to foresee are ahead. If you could see them clearly, naturally you could do a great deal to get rid of them but you can't. You can only see one thing clearly and that is your goal. Form a mental vision of that and cling to it through thick and thin.
– Kathleen Norris
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Before you contradict an old man, my fair friend, you should endeavor to understand him.
– George Santayana
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Before you criticize someone, walk a mile in his shoes. That way, if he gets angry, he'll be a mile away--and barefoot.
– Sarah Jackson
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Before you enter the forest, you must leave your mind outside, because in the land of fairy tales there is no need for it!
– Mehmet Murat ildan
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Before you give up hope, turn back and read the attacks that were made on Lincoln.
– Bruce Barton
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Before you go to bed tonight ask yourself one thing, "How much junk food did I eat and drink today?"...then say your prayers. -Johnny The Walker
– Johnny Wowk
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Before you judge another remind yourself you don't know their life history to understand why they behave as they do!
– Heather Todd
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Before you laugh at someone's misfortune, have a moment to walk in their shoes. Now, you've LOL-ed and you have their shoes.
– Pia Fajelagutan
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Before you put on a frown, make absolutely sure there are no smiles available.
– Jim Beggs
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Before you speak or act. First and foremost try to chew the cud within you i.e. think and have a rethink reflectively before you talk/act. I mean, do consider and reconsider whatever you intend to do or say before daring to talk/act in any matter/case/situation. For, doing just that is probable to positively influence your speech/action.
– Emeasoba George
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Before you speak, it is necessary for you to listen, for God speaks in the silence of the heart.
– Mother Teresa
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Before you were conceived I wanted you. Before you were born I loved you. Before you were here an hour I would die for you. This is the miracle of life.
– Maureen Hawkins
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Before your dreams can come true, you have to have those dreams.
– Joyce Brothers
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Begin -- to begin is half the work, let half still remain; again begin this, and thou wilt have finished.
– Ausonius
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Begin at Act II, Scene 2, line 242: Royal wench, she did lay great Caesar's sword to bed--he plowed her and she cropt.
– William Shakespeare,
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