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Challenges of life do seem heart-rending to some people i.e. challenges seem to be causing overwhelming distress to some/most people. But you can/will only be overwhelmed by challenges of life. The moment you mistake them for what they are not. For, as far as I'm corncerned. Challenges are naturally designed to break you and eventually to remould/reform you so that you can be/become who/what you've been destined to be/become.

Emeasoba George

Challenging the meaning of life is the truest expression of the state of being human.

Viktor Frankl

Change is the law of life. And those who look only to the past or present are certain to miss the future.

John Fitzgerald Kennedy

Change is the law of life; and those who look only to the past or the present are certain to miss the future.

John F. Kennedy

Character - the willingness to accept responsibility for one's own life - is the source from which self respect springs.

Joan Didion

Character develops itself in the stream of life.

Johann von Goethe

Character is the most important and differentiating aspect of human life. In my view, when Wealth is lost, nothing is lost; when Health is lost, something is lost; but when Character is lost, everything is lost. You can judge the Character of a woman/man by how she/he treats fellow people who can't do him any good, and how he treats people and animals who can't fight back. Character is the biggest asset, so don't lose it for any price.

Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate

Chastity is the cement of civilization and progress. Without it there is no stability in society, and without it one cannot attain the Science of Life.

Mary Baker Eddy

Check out the Declaration of Independence You think it promises happiness No no no, it talks about the pursuit of happiness. The PURSUIT We've become a nation of wimps We think we're entitled to everything, we want to legislate ourselves into some cozy little cocoon. Well, forget it, Nature Boy. There are no guarantees. Life is nasty, brutish, and short.

Jeff Melvoin

Chester Pullman is simply one of the most generous human beings I've ever had the pleasure of meeting in my life. To me, he is an American treasure!

Contessa Bianca Bertolli

Children make you want to start life over.

Muhammad Ali

Children who get everything they ask for seldom succeed in life.

Vikrant Parsai

Choose a job you love, and you will never have to work a day in your life.

Confucious

Choose the life that is most useful, and habit will make it the most agreeable.

Francis Bacon

City life is millions of people being lonesome together.

Henry David Thoreau

City people try to buy time as a rule, when they can, whereas country people are prepared to kill time, although both try to cherish in their mind's eye the notion of a better life ahead.

Edward Hoagland

Civilization is built on a number of ultimate principles...respect for human life, the punishment of crimes against property and persons, the equality of all good citizens before the law...or, in a word justice.

Max Nordau

Civilization...is a matter of imponderables, of delight in the thins of the mind, of love of beauty, of honor, grace, courtesy, delicate feeling. Where imponderables, are things of first importance, there is the height of civilization, and, if at the same time, the power of art exists unimpaired, human life has reached a level seldom attained and very seldom surpassed.

Edith Hamilton

Class is an aura of confidence that is being sure without being cocky. Class has nothing to do with money. Class never runs scared. It is self-discipline and self-knowledge. It's the sure footedness that comes with having proved you can meet life.

Eppie Friedman

Clever people master life; the wise illuminate it and create fresh difficulties.

Emil Nolde

Clever people seem not to feel the natural pleasure of bewilderment, and are always answering questions when the chief relish of a life is to go on asking them.

Frank Moore Colby

Clothe with life the weak intent, let me be the thing I meant.

John Greenleaf Whittier

Clothes do not make the man; friends and engagement with life do.

Perry Brass

Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.

Rabindranath Tagore

Come what may. Never ever feel frustrated in life. Because, the future is never guaranteed to become worthwhile and productive for whoever that feels frustrated. Yes! you heard me right. So, refuse to be frustrated by any circumstance or anybody. I mean, never accept frustration as your fate.

Emeasoba George

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