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A dog can bite you but you must not bite the dog! Your every movement in life must be peaceful; otherwise you lose your ethical superiority! Nonviolent civil disobedience is a genius; no power can beat it; use it when necessary!

Mehmet Murat ildan

A dream can be nurtured over years and years and then flourish rapidly. . . . Be patient. It will happen for you. Sooner or later, life will get weary of beating on you and holding the door shut on you, and then it will let you in and throw you a real party

Les Brown

A fanatic is one compelled to action by the need to find a strong meaning in life. The fanatic determines for himself what role he is to play in life, and his intense devotion to a cause is the means.

Eugene E. Brussell

A Food For Thought. You ought to do these four things as often as possible. Firstly, you've got to quest for/acquire whatever you need. Secondly, you ought to appreciate/­­enjoy your needs when you finally get/acquire them. Thirdly, you've got to share your needs that you've acquired already with someone else/people out there i.e. someone/people that you are better off or rather the less privileged around you/afar off. The last but never the least. Most importantly, you've got to acknowledge/appreciate/­­glorify the one (God almighty) who gave you the power/grace/life/privelege to quest for/eventually acquire every of your need. For, without him (God) you can't acquire any of your needs. Oh! Yes, you just heard me right as usual, no matter how clever/smart/intelligent/hardworking/academically qualified you may think that you are currently, without God you can't/won't even quest for your needs let alone acquiring them.

Emeasoba George

A free life cannot acquire many possessions, because this is not easy to do without servility to mobs or monarchs...

Epicurus

A gentle breeze, a rustle of leaves, it's times like this life pleases with ease.

Aaron J. Munzer

A good book is a lighthouse; a wise man is a lighthouse; conscience is a lighthouse; compassion is a lighthouse; science is a lighthouse! They all show us the true path! Keep them in your life to remain safe in the rocky and dark waters of life!

Mehmet Murat ildan

A good book is the precious life-blood of the master spirit, embalmed and treasured up on purpose for a life beyond.

John Milton

A good deal happens in a man's life that he isn't responsible for. Fortunate openings occur but it is safe to remember that such 'breaks' are occurring all the time, and other things being equal, the advantage goes to the man who is ready.

Lawrence Downs

A good life is a series of joyful meetings and joyful moments.

Francis Bacon

A good quote is like a handle of the bicycle which has the power to take you onto the beautiful path of life.

Vikrant Parsai

A great biography should, like the close of a great drama, leave behind it a feeling of serenity. We collect into a small bunch the flowers, the few flowers, which brought sweetness into a life, and present it as an offering to an accomplished destiny. It is the dying refrain of a completed song, the final verse of a finished poem.

André Maurois

A great disaster is a symbol to us to remember all the big things of life and forget the small things, of which we have thought too much.

Jawaherlal Nehru

A great pleasure in life is doing what people say you cannot do.

Walter Gagehot

A great quote remains great when we not only read it but also apply it to our daily life.

Vikrant Parsai

A great secret of success is to go through life as a man who never gets used up.

Albert Schweitzer

A happy childhood has spoiled many a promising life.

Robertson Davies

A happy life consists in tranquillity of mind.

Cicero

A hat should be taken off when you greet a lady and left off for the rest of your life. Nothing looks more stupid than a hat.

P. J. O'Rourke

A high station in life is earned by the gallantry with which appalling experiences are survived with grace.

Tennessee Williams

A hopeful life is more probable to be helpful/fruitful/successful. Whereas, a hopeless life is most definite to be helpless/unfruitful/unsuccessful. Therefore, for life be hopeful and never hopeless, even if/when it seems there is not a hope at all.

Emeasoba George

A judgment about life has no meaning except the truth of the one who speaks last, and the mind is at ease only at the moment when everyone is shouting at once and no one can hear a thing.

Georges Bataille

A large volume of adventures may be grasped within this little span of life, by him who interests his heart in everything.

Laurence Sterne

A lawyer starts life giving $500 worth of law for $5 and ends giving $5 worth for $500.

Benjamin H. Brewster

A lawyer starts life giving 500 worth of law for 5 and ends giving 5 worth for 500.

Benjamin H. Brewster

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