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A chain is no stronger than its weakest link, and life is after all a ...   Life
A great many people think they are thinking when they are merely rearr...   Life
A man has as many social selves as there are individuals who recognize...   Life
Acceptance of what has happened is the first step to overcoming the co...   Life
Act as if what you do makes a difference. It does.   Life
Action seems to follow feeling, but really action and feeling go toget...   Life
All natural goods perish. Riches take wings; fame is a breath; love is...   Life
An act has no ethical quality whatever unless it be chosen out of seve...   Life
An idea, to be suggestive, must come to the individual with the force ...   Life
As there is no worse lie than a truth misunderstood by those who hear ...   Life
Be willing to have it so. Acceptance of what has happened is the first...   Life
Begin to be now what you will be hereafter.   Life
Belief creates the actual fact.   Life
Believe that life is worth living and your belief will help create the...   Life
Common sense and a sense of humor are the same thing, moving at differ...   Humor
Compared to what we ought to be, we are half awake.   Life
Compared to what we ought to be, we are only half awake. We are making...   Life
Do every day or two something for no other reason than you would rathe...   Life
Do something everyday for no other reason than you would rather not do...   Life
Every man who possibly can should force himself to a holiday of a full...   Life
Everybody should do at least two things each day that he hates to do, ...   Life
Everyone knows that on any given day there are energies slumbering in ...   Life
Faith means belief in something concerning which doubt is theoreticall...   Life
Genius... means little more than the faculty of perceiving in an unhab...   Life
Great emergencies and crises show us how much greater our vital resour...   Life
How to gain, how to keep, how to recover happiness is in fact for most...   Life
Human beings can alter their lives by altering their attitudes of mind...   Life
I will act as if what I do makes a difference.   Life
If any organism fails to fulfill its potentialities, it becomes sick.   Life
If merely 'feeling good' could decide, drunkenness would be the suprem...   Life
If the grace of God miraculously operates, it probably operates throug...   Life
If you believe that feeling bad or worrying long enough will change a ...   Life
If you want a quality, act as if you already had it.   Life
If you want a trait, act as if you already have the trait.   Life
In business for yourself, not by yourself.   Life
Individuality is founded in feeling; and the recesses of feeling, the ...   Life
Is life worth living? It all depends on the liver.   Life
It is only by risking our persons from one hour to another that we liv...   Life
It is our attitude at the beginning of a difficult task which, more th...   Life
It is well for the world that in most of us, by the age of thirty, the...   Life
It is wrong always, everywhere, and for everyone, to believe anything ...   Life
Knowledge about life is one thing; effective occupation of a place in ...   Life
Man can alter his life by altering his thinking.   Life
Most people never run far enough on their first wind to find out they'...   Sports
No matter how full a reservoir of maxims one may possess, and no matte...   Life
Nothing is so fatiguing as the eternal hanging on of an uncompleted ta...   Life
Objective evidence and certitude are doubtless very fine ideals to pla...   Life
One hearty laugh together will bring enemies into a closer communion o...   Life
Our errors are surely not such awfully solemn things. In a world where...   Life
Our esteem for facts has not neutralized in us all religiousness. It i...   Life
Our faith is faith in someone else's faith, and in the greatest matter...   Life
Our normal waking consciousness, rational consciousness as we call it,...   Life
Spiritual energy flows in and produces effects in the phenomenal world...   Life
Success or failure depends more upon attitude than upon capacity succe...   Life
The art of being wise is the art of knowing what to overlook.   Life
The best argument I know for an immortal life is the existence of a ma...   Life
The community stagnates without the impulse of the individual. The imp...   Life
The deepest principle in human nature is the craving to be appreciated...   Life
The essence of genius is to know what to overlook.   Life
The exclusive worship of the bitch-goddess Success is our national dis...   Success
The god whom science recognizes must be a God of universal laws exclus...   Life
The great use of life is to spend it for something that will outlast i...   Life
The greatest discovery of my generation is that a human being can alte...   Life
The greatest enemy of any one of our truths may be the rest of our tru...   Life
The greatest use of a life is to spend it on something that will outla...   Life
The hell to be endured hereafter, of which theology tells, is no worse...   Life
The ideas gained by men before they are twenty-five are practically th...   Life
The sovereign cure for worry is prayer.   Life
The sway of alcohol over mankind is unquestionably due to its power to...   Life
The world we see that seems so insane is the result of a belief system...   History
There is but one cause of human failure. And that is man's lack of fai...   Life
There is no more miserable human being than one in whom nothing is hab...   Life
There is only one thing a philosopher can be relied upon to do, and th...   Life
This life is worth living, we can say, since it is what we make it.   Life
To change ones life: Start immediately. Do it flamboyantly.   Life
To spend life for something which outlasts it.   Life
To study the abnormal is the best way of understanding the normal.   Life
We are all ready to be savage in some cause. The difference between a ...   Life
We are doomed to cling to a life even while we find it unendurable.   Life
We can act as if there were a God; feel as if we were free; consider N...   Life
We don't laugh because we're happy - we're happy because we laugh.   Life
We have grown literally afraid to be poor. We despise anyone who elect...   Life
We have to live today by what truth we can get today and be ready tomo...   Life
We never fully grasp the import of any true statement until we have a ...   Life
Whatever universe a professor believes in must at any rate be a univer...   Life
When you have to make a choice and don't make it, that is in itself a ...   Life
Whenever you're in conflict with someone, there is one factor that can...   Life
Where quality is the thing sought after, the thing of supreme quality ...   Life
Why should we think upon things that are lovely? Because thinking dete...   Life
Wisdom is learning what to overlook.   Life