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When we suffer anguish we return to early childhood because that is the period in which we first learnt to suffer the experience of total loss. It was more than that. It was the period in which we suffered more total losses than in all the rest of our life put together.

John Berger

When work is a pleasure, life is a joy When work is a duty, life is slavery.

Maxim Gorky

When you are on the bright side of life, do not forget the people who are on the dark side and remember that man can easily slip from one side to the other!

Mehmet Murat ildan

When you are young, you judge people by just a few things, but in order to really find someone who can stick with u for life, you need to find some one really special, who can stick with you even in the darkness. Every successful/un-successful man has a women behind...doesn't matter if it's a positive/negative, but there is always a role..

Rafay Baloch

When you come across with a problem in your life, do not always try to solve it; make a long jump like a kangaroo and continue your way! Sometimes problems must be leaped over without touching them!

Mehmet Murat ildan

When you determined what you want, you have made the most important decision of your life. You have to know what you want in order to attain it.

Douglas Lurtan

When you die, if you go somewhere where they ask you a bunch of questions about your life and what you learned and all, I think a good way to get out of it is just to say, 'No speaka English.'

Jack Handey Deep Thoughts

When you do the common things in life in an uncommon way, you will command the attention of the world.

George Washington Carver

When you have seen as much of life as I have, you will not underestimate the power of obsessive love.

J. K. Rowling, Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, 2005

When you have solved all the mysteries of life you long for death, for it is but another mystery of life.

Kahlil Gibran

When you live like this, life in the fast lane, you have to learn that there are no lights and no street signs so you have to learn when and where your destination is.

Alishia May

When you take charge of your life, there is no longer need to ask permission of other people or society at large. When you ask permission, you give someone veto power over your life.

Geoffrey F. Albert

When you understand what you see, you will no longer be children. You will know that life is pain, that each of us hangs always upon the cross of himself. And when you know that this is true of every man, woman and child on earth, you will be wiser.

Whittaker Chambers

When you want something desperately, you smother the chance for it to come to you. Relax; focus on life as it is in the here and now, then all will come to you before you know it!

The Omani shed

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.

Cherokee Proverb

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life in such a manner that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.

Traditional Indian Saying

When you were born, you cried and the world rejoiced. Live your life so that when you die, the world cries and you rejoice.

Old Indian saying

When you whisper, I sink, and when you kiss me, I fly. I let you pull me in any direction you choose. My very body was brought down to your will, and I continue to this day and will continue to the end of my life. Why? Because I love you. I love everything you do to me, not pysically but emotionally.

Damion Core

When you will be sailing happily in the blue ocean, thinking that life is all fun. Precisely at that moment still, you will be attracted by Siren's lethal skill. Never forget that Siren is the creature of the Fey, who will ruthlessly steal your heart away. Don't ever dare to look into her beautiful eyes, you will be left alone with your sad sighs and pitiful cries. In the journey of life, Siren's call comes with a price to pay, for the poor sailor who loses his life to that beautiful creature of the Fey.

Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate

When you work you fulfil a part of earth's furthest dream, assigned to you when that dream was born. And in keeping yourself with labour you are in truth loving life, And to love life through labour is to be intimate with life's inmost secret.

Kahlil Gibran

When you write down your life, every page should contain something no one has ever heard about.

Elias Canetti

When your are playing for the national championship, it's not a matter of life or death. It's more important than that.

Duffy Daugherty

When your mind is besieged by some inauspicious thoughts, you can bring the sunshine into your life by staying calm!

Mehmet Murat ildan

When your mind is in pain your heart is burdened with the dark necessities of life.

Unknown

Whenever any form of government becomes destructive of these ends [life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness] it is the right of the people to alter or abolish it, and to institute new government...

Thomas Jefferson (The Declaration of Independence)

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