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If you want to be heroic,
Don't emulate your heroes,
learn from them.
Heroes don't follow anyone,
they set their own course.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

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If you doubt the virtue in self-honor,
remember what the flight attendant says,
"Put your own oxygen mask on first."
You are of no use to anyone else
if you have not taken care of your own needs first -
this includes your own emotional,
as well as physical, well-being.
In addition, your greatest value to your children,
your family, your friends, and your community
is the example you set, leading a great life that inspires
those around you to emulate your being.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I honor you, Hero, for you do not play to the crowd.
You play to your own soul.
An audience of one fills the house with its appreciation and applause.
Others follow you, and may attempt to emulate you,
but that is not why you are a hero.
Fame may smile upon you, or it may not.
The world may cheer your name, or you may be the unknown warrior
who rescued comrades in battle,
or taught a young girl how to shed tears of joy.
Whatever you did, you did not do for fame.
If you had, you would not be a Hero.
You are a Hero for your bold courageous inspired action.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Confused Memories of Childhood:
Hate to my father, cruel hate,
confused with love - a mix not great.
The man I love - the man I hate;
the man I want to emulate.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

 

Great masters neither want nor need your worship.
Your greatest gift to them and yourself is to emulate
their divinity by claiming it as your own.
- Alan Cohen

As a governor and senator, John Chafee set the standard
for honesty and decency that the rest of us on our
best days could only dream to emulate.
- John McCain

Oh, I think, watching Magic, him being one of my...
I'm one of his biggest fans, and just trying to emulate what he did,
going out on the playground, and also playing with older guys.
- Jason Kidd

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People in Latin America...
love America from afar and emulate America in some
ways but also hate a lot of things that America does to them.
- David Byrne

I would hope they would be our fellow artists,
rather than trying to emulate or idolize clowns like us.
- Maynard James Keenan

Thirdly, as we move through this process of integrating the communications,
we will begin to emulate more of the World Wide Web
in our work in the future.
- Stephen Cambone

I've never tried to emulate anyone.
I've never idolized people, I prefer instead to get off on attitudes.
- Michael Hutchence

Guys like Philip Seymour Hoffman or Sam Rockwell are
the guys I look up to and have the kind of career I'd like to emulate.
- Justin Long

I think most people don't like others who,
without a voice of their own, emulate the other.
I certainly don't want anybody just to pick up my thoughts
and hand them back to me.
- Marguerite Young

Under the auspices of peace, our comprehensive renaissance will be built,
and it will be a model for those who wish to emulate
it in the greater Arab homeland.
- King Hussein I

There is, indeed, no single quality of the cat that
man could not emulate to his advantage.
- Carl Van Vechten

It was Noel Coward whose technique I envied and tried to emulate.
I collected all his records and writing.
- Kenneth Williams

It's absolutely essential that we have the same safeguards
that straight couples do.
But I want more than a 50 percent chance of success.
I don't want to emulate that.
- George Michael

Too many of Disney animators, and a lot try to emulate Disney,
are trying to hit what they call quality levels.
They're boring mannerisms.
- Ralph Bakshi

My favorite singer to this day is Nat King Cole.
I've tried to emulate his phrasing.
It is so absolutely beautiful to listen to his lovely voice.
- Johnny Mathis

I've always believed in populating my films with characters who we like,
who we have some warmth for, who have warmth for each other,
who we would like to hang out with, who we emulate in one way or another.
- Ivan Reitman

If you've looked at all the glamour magazines lately,
all the covers are actresses.
If they are on those covers, they are going to try to emulate models.
That's just the way it is.
- Portia de Rossi

My goal was to make New Jersey's state government a
model for all other states to emulate,
hopefully thereby to stem, or at least slow down,
the flow of power to the federal government.
- Charles Edison

What is pride? A rocket that emulates the stars.
- William Wordsworth

I started Michael years ago.
I saw him in Gary, Indiana, and we'd have him on the talent shows.
He kind of emulated me, and did the best he could.
- James Brown

They have a beautiful security system and we're emulating
the whole security infrastructure.
- Miguel de Icaza

The irony of that is, what makes it kind of ironic,
is when you do become successful as a professional athlete in particular,
a lot of the young children who are emulating these
stars do have a different perspective.
- Frank Shorter

Worth begets in base minds, envy; in great souls,
emulation.
- Henry Fielding

The best way to enhance freedom in other lands
is to demonstrate here that our democratic system
is worthy of emulation.
- Jimmy Carter

I was induced to establish several orders of merit,
from conviction that emulation, well directed,
becomes a useful servant; and, that the latent genius
of some youth is more easily brought into action this way,
than by the more sordid gratification of self-interest.
- Joseph Lancaster

Choose Inner Peace.
Nothing is worth losing your inner peace.
Take action as circumstances require,
but never surrender your inner peace.
Stop. Breathe deeply.
Close your eyes and breathe deeply again.
Then, and only then, take action -
from a peaceful heart.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Outer show is a poor substitute for inner worth.
- Aesop

Worthless people live only to eat and drink;
people of worth eat and drink only to live.
- Socrates

Far and away the best prize that life has to offer
is the chance to work hard at work worth doing.
- Theodore Roosevelt

If we let things terrify us,
life will not be worth living.
- Seneca

Freedom is not worth having if it
does not connote freedom to err.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The smallest act of kindness
is worth more than the grandest intention.
- Oscar Wilde

There is no short cut to achievement.
Life requires thorough preparation -
veneer isn't worth anything.
- George Washington Carver

May you never forget what is worth remembering,
or remember what is best forgotten.
- Anonymous

The whole worth of a kind deed is
in the love that inspires it.
- The Talmud

Choose! If it's worth doing, do it today.
If it's not worth doing today, save yourself a lot
of worry and regret by choosing to permanently
erase it from your to-do list.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The glow of one warm thought
is to me worth more than money.
- Thomas Jefferson

The unexamined life is not worth living.
- Socrates

An ounce of practice is worth more than tons of preaching.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

An ounce of prevention is worth a pound of cure.
- Benjamin Franklin

When the well's dry, we know the worth of water.
- Benjamin Franklin

If patience is worth anything,
it must endure to the end of time.
And a living faith will last
in the midst of the blackest storm.
- Mohandas (Mahatma) Gandhi

The least of things with a meaning is worth more in life
than the greatest of things without it.
- Carl Jung

An ounce of conscious choice is worth a pound of good fortune.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Don't let anyone else take the measure
of your worth and capabilities.
Always stand proud in who you are.
- Margaret Spellings

If I am happy in spite of my deprivations,
if my happiness is so deep that it is a faith,
so thoughtful that it becomes a philosophy of life.
If, in short, I am an optimist,
my testimony to the creed of optimism is worth hearing.
- Helen Keller
...
Helen Keller (1880-1968) overcame being both deaf and blind
to become a famous author, lecturer, and activist
for women's suffrage, workers' rights, and ending war.

One of the secrets of life is that
all that is really worth the doing
is what we do for others.
- Lewis Carroll

Only a man's character is the real criterion of worth.
- Eleanor Roosevelt

An ounce of action is worth a ton of theory.
- Ralph Waldo Emerson

The fact is, that to do anything in the world worth doing,
we must not stand back shivering and thinking of the cold and danger,
but jump in and scramble through as well as we can.
- Robert Cushing

One accurate measurement is worth a thousand expert opinions.
- Grace Hopper

"Pride" is such a double-edged sword -
Self-Worth on one edge and Ego on the other.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

I was brought up to believe that the only thing worth doing
was to add to the sum of accurate information in the world.
- Margaret Mead

Believe that life is worth living,
and your belief will help create the fact.
- William James

Honor bespeaks worth. Confidence begets trust.
Service brings satisfaction.
Cooperation proves the quality of leadership.
- James Cash Penney

A man's friendships are one of the best measures of his worth.
- Charles Darwin

For as long as I can remember, I've been searching for something,
some reason why we're here. What are we doing here? Who are we?
If this is a chance to find out
even just a little part of that answer...
I don't know, I think it's worth a human life. Don't you?
- the Jodie Foster movie Contact (1997)

There are only four questions of value in life...
What is sacred?
Of what is the spirit made?
What is worth living for,
and what is worth dying for?
The answer to each is the same: only love.
- Johnny Depp as Don Juan in the movie Don Juan De Marco

No distance of place or lapse of time can lessen the friendship
of those who are thoroughly persuaded of each other's worth.
- Robert Southey

We all tend to measure our worth by what we DO -
the actions we take.
We also highly value what we SAY.
However, the greatest impact we have
on our family, our friends,
and our world is our kindness and love.
A bowl of soup served with love
is a greater gift than a steak dinner served brusquely.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

My whole goal is to keep my spirit intact.
If that doesn't happen, none of this is worth it.
- Jewel

One loyal friend is worth ten thousand relatives.
- Euripides

It is easy enough to be pleasant
When life flows by like a song,
But the man worth while is the one who will smile
When everything goes dead wrong.
- Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Seek always to do some good, somewhere.
Every man has to seek in his own way to realize his true worth.
You must give some time to your fellow man.
For remember, you don't live in a world all your own.
Your brothers are here too.
- Albert Schweitzer

A man's interest in a single bluebird
is worth more than a complete but dry list
of the fauna and flora of a town.
- Henry David Thoreau

Oh, the comfort, the inexpressible comfort
of feeling safe with a person;
having neither to weigh thoughts nor measure words,
but to pour them all out, just as they are,
chaff and grain together,
knowing that a faithful hand will take and sift them,
keep what is worth keeping, and then,
with a breath of kindness, blow the rest away.
- George Eliot

Most unhappiness comes from resisting life.
Occasionally, you have such a strong commitment
to changing the world order that it is worth
struggling against the flow of life.
But don't live your life as if each minor happening
were a matter of life and death.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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