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So, throughout life, our worst weaknesses and meannesses are usually committed for the sake of the people whom we most despise.

Charles Dickens, Great Expectations

So. The time has come for me to get my kite flying, stretch out in the sun, kick off my shoes, and speak my piece. 'The days of struggle are over,' I should be able to say. 'I can look back now and tell myself I don't have a single regret.' But I do. Many years ago a very wise man named Bernard Baruch took me aside and put his arm around my shoulder. 'Harpo, my boy,' he said, 'I'm going to give you three pieces of advice, three things you should always remember.' My heart jumped and I glowed with expectation. I was going to hear the magic password to a rich, full life from the master himself. 'Yes, sir' I said. And he told me the three things. I regret that I've forgotten what they were.

Arthur Marx

Social climbers are a bit like rats. You know you should avoid them, but, somehow one or two manage to sneak into your life anyhow.

T.R. Threston

Society expects man to be a passive social animal who believes like the People of the Field in "Jurgen" that "to do what you always have done" and "what is expected of you" are the twin rules of life. This, is course, is not true. The wanton crucifixion of impulses, the unnecessary blocking and frustration of the drives and urges, are an evil that reflects itself in sophistication, ennui and boredom, dissatisfaction, melancholy, fatigue, anxiety and neurosis.

Abraham Myerson

Some departures bring more light to your life!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Some people are born on third base and go through life thinking they hit a triple.

Barry Switzer

Some people think football is a matter of life and death. I don't like that attitude. I can assure them it is much more serious than that.

Bill Shankly

Some sit and watch the life; some sail to the sea and the life watches them!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Some take a few seconds to understand the values of life and some take the entire values to understand the seconds of life. But, a large group people stranded in between these two poles just keep groping to understand or appreciate the human values and precious seconds of beautiful life.

Anuj Somany

Somebody should tell us, right at the start of our lives, that we are dying. Then we might live life to the limit, every minute of every day. Do it! I say. Whatever you want to do, do it now! There are only so many tomorrows.

Michael Landon

Something that has always puzzled me all my life is why, when I am in special need of help, the good deed is usually done by somebody on whom I have no claim.

William Feather

Something that is said with the word “YOU” is truly heard by a very few and, that too, listened only of someone who leads a very simple life and regularly says the things refreshingly new because “YOU” has a tone and texture of an ADVICE, which everyone tries to give than take from others as almost all consider themselves to be WISE.

Anuj Somany

Something unpredictable but in the end it's right, I hope you have the time of your life.

Greenday

Sometimes I think the surest sign that intelligent life exists elsewhere in the universe is that none of it has tried to contact us.

Bill Watterson

Sometimes I wonder if we live life by reliving life, rather than by living life.

Michael Landon

Sometimes I would rather that people take away years from my life Than take away a moment.

Pearl Bailey

Sometimes in life it is most wise to behave like a bridge: Don’t judge the person who comes to you; let him come and pass! Behave like a bridge!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Sometimes in life you know the right path, but you need to leave it as your ego becomes more important than it.

Rafay Baloch

Sometimes in life, we reach to a right place by departing from a wrong port with a wrong ship!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Sometimes in life, you've to let go of things that are not meant for you, no matter how wonderful those may be or how deeply you loved them. It's most important to do it gracefully, respectfully, and with remarkable dignity that you'll be proud of later.

Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate

Sometimes life is a terrible thing to happen to someone.

Author (unknown)

Sometimes life is like living in a chamber of Liquid Oxygen. Liquid don't allow you to live and Oxygen don't let you die.

Abhishek Shukla

Sometimes life puts too big weights on little shoulders and the reply of little shoulders to this injustice is remarkable: To carry the burden with courage and dignity!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Sometimes man seeks for wealth for eighty years, but cannot find, and then realises that life itself is the wealth itself!

Mehmet Murat ildan

Sometimes the only sense we can make out of life is a sense of humor.

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