When Mandela passed away, the long walk to freedom will be longer and harder. I wish with my tears that every parent tell about Mandela to their children, shall their children grow up firmly and with faith.
– Professor Pezhman Mosleh
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Nuri Bilge Ceylan is an ocean who is becoming deeper with incredible speed and amazingly clearer by passing the time. He makes ices familiar with sea by showing “Winter Sleep”. Thanks for his existence.
“All who love are relatives.”
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Only after the last tree has been cut down, Only after the last river has been poisoned, Only after the last fish has been caught, Only then will you find that money cannot be eaten.
– Cree Indian Prophecy
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Remember, happiness and negativity are largely self-fulfilling prophecies. We see whatever we choose to project on the world around us, and that reflects back to us like a huge movie screen. We are, then, at once the projectionist, the actor, and the audience in this movie called Life.
– Bradley Mittman MD
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On Success & Failure - If you haven't failed, you haven't tried hard enough. Success in obtaining anything worth any value requires a long chain of failures. Otherwise everyone would have it.
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Every successive failure leads us one step closer to success. Thank God for our failures, those painful walls we hit that define the seemingly invisible boundaries of our lives, ever redirecting us, like guiding lights, down the winning paths to all our victories.
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When I was a young man, I had liberty, but I did not see it. I had time, but I did not know it. And I had love, but I did not feel it. Many decades would pass before I understood the meaning of all three. And now, the twilight of my life, this understanding has passed into contentment. Love, liberty, and time: once so disposable, are the fuels that drive me forward. And love, most especially, mio caro. For you, our children, our brothers and sisters. And for the vast and wonderful world that gave us life, and keeps us guessing. Endless affection, mia Sofia. Forever yours, Ezio Auditore.
– Ezio Auditore da Firenze
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QUOTES ABOUT THE IMPOSSIBLE*:
►Every record ever broken and every formerly impossible journey began with one person setting fear of failure aside, taking one step forward and acting on his dream.
►Every great & impossible feat began with at least one person taking one step forward. Hear impossible feat, then, as the ultimate oxymoron.
►Half of overcoming or achieving anything impossible is simply overcoming the psychological hurdle of inaction, setting aside, even temporarily, fear of failure, and taking just one step forward.
►Throughout history, every time a seemingly impossible task was achieved, and another “impossible” task was crossed off the list, someone had a vision or a passion, combined with hard work.
►Who defines what is impossible? No one. Impossible is simply the set of things that we have not YET achieved
*Quotations by Bradley Mittman MD
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Before judging a person you have to know the story of his life.
– Christian Orlandi
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Not all losses are failures, and not not all failures are your own fault.
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Beware of sentimental alliances where the consciousness of good deeds is the only compensation for noble sacrifices.
– Otto von Bismark
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It's ok to understand other people. But it's not enough. Advertence is necessary too. Because it's easy to understand abstract person if you're not a victim but outside observer. Imagine you say to friend who needs your help: «I understand the man who stole from you because he was starved». Or that: «I understand that scumbag who raped you because his wife ran out on him and he wanted to blow off steam». Only most hard-hearted person can say that.
– Bryanna Reid
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He knows not his own strength that hath not met adversity.
– Ben Jonson
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Remember, it's not so much the PERSON that you miss. It's the FEELINGS that you associated with being with them that you miss. Once you identify those feelings and realize how UNIVERSAL feelings really are, your healing will be faster, as you allow yourself to experience those same feelings with the target of your choice.
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A society grows great when old men plant trees whose shade they know they shall never sit in.
– Greek Proverb
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I am the biggest dawg in dawg in the dawg house
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Singing is exercise for the soul.
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If you love something, let it go. If it comes back to you, its yours forever. If it dosent, then it was never meant to be.
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I shall do all I was destined to do so.
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Tomorrow I'll think of some way . . . after all, tomorrow is another day.
– Scarlett O'Hara
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C makes it easy to shoot yourself in the foot. C++ makes it harder, but when you do, it blows away your whole leg.
– Bjarne Stroustrup
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It’s better to die on your feet than to live on your knees.
– Emiliano Zapata
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you can't spell assassin without sin and twice the ass.
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Music is emotion set to rhythm and tone.
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