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Laugh at yourself and at life.
Not in the spirit of derision or whining self-pity,
but as a remedy, a miracle drug, that will ease your pain,
cure your depression, and help you to put in perspective
that seemingly terrible defeat and worry
with laughter at your predicaments,
thus freeing your mind to think clearly toward the solution
that is certain to come. Never take yourself too seriously.
- Og Mandino

Creativity is the power to connect the seemingly unconnected.
- William Plomer

It's impossible to move, to live, to operate at any
level without leaving traces,
bits, seemingly meaningless fragments of personal information.
- William Gibson

It is the function of creative man to perceive and
to connect the seemingly unconnected.
- William Plomer

 

Fire has always been and, seemingly,
will always remain,
the most terrible of the elements.
- Harry Houdini

As the bull market goes on, people who take great risks achieve great rewards,
seemingly without punishment.
It's like crime without punishment or sex without sin.
- Ron Chernow

A great sense of peace entered my body,
and seemingly into every cell.
- Harold E. Hughes

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Most people who succeed in the face of seemingly impossible
conditions are people who simply don't know how to quit.
- Robert H. Schuller

There are few things as seemingly untouched by the
real world as a child asleep.
- John Irving

Creative people who have made their seemingly most
self-indulgent artistic whims into a career.
- Steve Purcell

Everybody is improving but I am improving slowly,
which seemingly widens our distance.
- Yao Ming

Only losers make decisions when things are bad.
The time to rejig your life is the time when it's seemingly smooth.
- Doug Coupland

I have become intrigued with the combining of seemingly
unrelated ideas or images,
or the drawing upon the many, sometimes dissimilar,
meanings a word might have.
- John Barton

It is very necessary to have markers of beauty left
in a world seemingly bent on making the most evil ugliness.
- Thornton Wilder

Sometimes it is the simplest, seemingly most inane,
most practical stuff that matters the most to someone.
- Patty Duke

When you encounter seemingly good advice that contradicts
other seemingly good advice,
ignore them both.
- Al Franken

A very receptive state of mind...
not unlike a sheet of film itself - seemingly inert,
yet so sensitive that a fraction of a second's exposure conceives a life in it.
- Minor White

There's certainly something very uncomfortable about
the voyeurism involved in being in the press,
being an actor, where people have a seemingly insatiable curiosity about,
you.
- Claire Danes

Because, I figured that, because I was a successful man,
I was wealthy, I was, you know, seemingly intelligent -
even that I am not intelligent enough to ask for help.
- Elton John

Yet the wonder of it all is that, while engaged in
a seemingly endless struggle,
the Israelis have managed to turn a desert into a garden.
- George Ball

I was interested in what was really going on in Salem at that time,
and I resolved to investigate this seemingly unorthodox
treatment of the people and the period.
- Carlisle Floyd

Experience has shown, and a true philosophy will always show,
that a vast, perhaps the larger portion of the truth
arises from the seemingly irrelevant.
- Edgar Allan Poe

Yearning for the seemingly impossible is the path to human progress.
- Bryant H. McGill

Values are principles and ideas that bring meaning
to the seemingly mundane experience of life.
A meaningful life that ultimately brings happiness
and pride requires you to respond to temptations as
well as challenges with honor,
dignity, and courage.
- Laura Schlessinger

It's about how to bring together the seemingly contradictory aspects of the memorial,
which is about a tragedy and how it changed the world,
but also about creating a vital and beautiful city of the 21st century.
- Daniel Libeskind

Each building has to be beautiful, but cheap and fast,
but it lasts forever.
That is already an incredible battery of seemingly contradictory demands.
So yes, I'm definitely perhaps contradictory person,
but I operate in very contradictory times.
- Rem Koolhaas

We conceal it from ourselves in vain -
we must always love something.
In those matters seemingly removed from love,
the feeling is secretly to be found,
and man cannot possibly live for a moment without it.
- Blaise Pascal

I've been working on Barb for a while.
I looked at her as a sort of every woman.
She's incredibly strong; she's incredibly generous.
She's seemingly insane because she is in the situation
of a polygamous relationship,
but she had definite reasons to do it.
- Jeanne Tripplehorn

Religious power, which, as I have already said,
frequently identifies itself with political power,
has always been a protagonist of this bitter struggle,
even when it seemingly was neutral.
- Salvatore Quasimodo

The credit which the apparent conformity with recognized
scientific standards can gain for seemingly simple but false theories may,
as the present instance shows, have grave consequences.
- Friedrich August von Hayek

Animation is different from other parts.
Its language is the language of caricature.
Our most difficult job was to develop the cartoon's
unnatural but seemingly natural anatomy for humans and animals.
- Walt Disney

Life is a series of steps.
Things are done gradually.
Once in a while there is a giant step,
but most of the time we are taking small,
seemingly insignificant steps on the stairway of life.
- Ralph Ransom

It takes a lot of courage to release the familiar and seemingly secure,
to embrace the new.
But there is no real security in what is no longer meaningful.
There is more security in the adventurous and exciting,
for in movement there is life, and in change there is power.
- Alan Cohen

When you are older you will understand how precious little things,
seemingly of no value in themselves,
can be loved and prized above all price when they convey
the love and thoughtfulness of a good heart.
- Edwin Booth

The investigations which have seemingly been the most
purely abstract have often formed the foundation of
the most important changes or improvements in the conditions of human life.
- Theodor Svedberg

Work is the order of the day, just as it was at one time,
with our first starts and our best efforts.
Do you remember? Therein lies its delight.
It brings back the forgotten; one's stores of energy,
seemingly exhausted, come back to life.
- Boris Pasternak

Don't be afraid to give your best to what seemingly are small jobs.
Every time you conquer one it makes you that much stronger.
If you do the little jobs well, the big ones will tend
to take care of themselves.
- Dale Carnegie

I had assumed that Bush's seemingly inflexible policy
to support Sharon was for political reasons of his getting elected.
But as to whether he really believes his actions are
going to hasten the day of the final conflict,
I do not know.
- Huston Smith

I have found it easier to identify with the characters who verge upon hysteria,
who were frightened of life, who were desperate to
reach out to another person.
But these seemingly fragile people are the strong people really.
- Tennessee Williams

Do feuds ever end?
Only when both sides shake hands,
and agree that there is no winner, no loser,
only people who have wearied of fighting
and desire to live in peace.
For many years, Northern Ireland was locked
in a murderous and seemingly unending feud.
The key to ending the feud was a shared commitment
that peace was more important than vengeance.
That is always the choice to be made.
The organizers of an April 10, 2009
joint Protestant-Catholic commemoration
of the Northern Ireland dead,
comprised of members of the once-outlawed Sinn Fein
as well as their once-avowed enemies,
referred to, "the terrible, random nature
of death in war and civil conflict."
Some lessons have been learned, many more remain.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

The mountain remains unmoved at seeming defeat by the mist.
- Rabindranath Tagore

Any seeming deception in a statement is costly,
not only in the expense of the advertising but in the
detrimental effect produced upon the customer,
who believes she has been misled.
- John Wanamaker

Perhaps we too seldom reflect how much the life of
Nature is one with the life of man,
how unimportant or indeed merely seeming,
the difference between them.
- Richard Le Gallienne

There is something good in all seeming failures.
You are not to see that now.
Time will reveal it.
Be patient.
- Sivananda

I always try to keep that feeling of being on the edge.
I'm afraid of knowing too well and seeming mechanical.
- Catherine Deneuve

Perpetual pushing and assurance put a difficulty out
of countenance and make a seeming difficulty gives way.
- Jeremy Collier

A miser grows rich by seeming poor; an extravagant
man grows poor by seeming rich.
- William Shenstone

Through every rift of discovery some seeming anomaly
drops out of the darkness,
and falls, as a golden link into the great chain of order.
- Edwin Hubbel Chapin

The seeming antagonism between capital and labor is
the result of deceptive appearance.
- Leland Stanford

My hope is that out of all the anger and seeming hostility
that we hear in some of today's music will come some
sort of coalition that will become politically involved.
- Roberta Flack

Being busy does not always mean real work.
The object of all work is production or accomplishment
and to either of these ends there must be forethought,
system, planning, intelligence, and honest purpose,
as well as perspiration.
Seeming to do is not doing.
- Thomas A. Edison

When today's generation reads Jack's books or they
listen to the music created by some of us,
I believe that they see there is a different way of
approaching today's life and today's sometimes seeming
hopelessness that can provide answers.
- David Amram

Poetry has the virtue of being able to say twice as
much as prose in half the time,
and the drawback, if you do not give it your full attention,
of seeming to say half as much in twice the time.
- Christopher Fry

Some hypocrites and seeming mortified men,
that held down their heads, were like the little images
that they place in the very bowing of the vaults of churches,
that look as if they held up the church,
but are but puppets.
- William Laud

The debates of that great assembly are frequently vague and perplexed,
seeming to be dragged rather than to march,
to the intended goal.
Something of this sort must, I think,
always happen in public democratic assemblies.
- Alexis de Tocqueville

If you believe in what you are doing,
then let nothing hold you up in your work.
Much of the best work of the world has been done against seeming impossibilities.
The thing is to get the work done.
- Dale Carnegie

The limit is not as narrow as it might be.
I do not claim for this action, as it now goes on,
an ideal degree of efficiency.
What I do claim is that this type of competition already
reveals its nature and its ultimate power to hold seeming monopolies in check.
- John Bates Clark

It is not the mountain we conquer but ourselves.
- Edmund Hillary

It isn't the mountain ahead that wears you out;
it's the grain of sand in your shoe.
- Robert W. Service

I have a dream that one day every valley shall be exalted,
every hill and mountain shall be made low,
the rough places will be made straight
and the glory of the Lord shall be revealed
and all flesh shall see it together.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

All in the dark we grope along,
And if we go amiss
We learn at least which path is wrong,
And there is gain in this.
We do not always win the race
By only running right;
We have to tread the mountain's base
Before we reach its height.
- Ella Wheeler Wilcox

Pause to appreciate the beauty around you.
Whether rainbow or butterfly,
mountain or tree, painting or poem -
whether crafted by nature or by a human hand -
beauty adds a magical element to life
that surpasses logic and science.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

When you part from your friend, you grieve not;
For that which you love most in him may be
clearer in his absence,
as the mountain to the climber
is clearer from the plain.
- Khalil Gibran

I just want to do God's will.
And he's allowed me to go to the mountain.
And I've looked over, and I've seen the promised land!
I may not get there with you,
but I want you to know tonight that
we as a people will get to the promised land.
- Martin Luther King, Jr.

Keep close to Nature's heart...
and break clear away, once in awhile,
and climb a mountain or spend a week in the woods.
Wash your spirit clean.
- John Muir

Earth and sky, woods and fields, lakes and rivers,
the mountain and the sea, are excellent schoolmasters,
and teach some of us more than we can ever learn from books.
- John Lubbock

Vegetarians are cool.
All I eat are vegetarians - except for the occasional mountain lion steak.
- Ted Nugent

Great men are rarely isolated mountain peaks;
they are the summits of ranges.
- Thomas W. Higginson

After much prayerful consideration, I feel that I must
say I have climbed my last political mountain.
- George C. Wallace

Never measure the height of a mountain until you have reached the top.
Then you will see how low it was.
- Dag Hammarskjold

I am a plain ordinary magnificent creation of God,
just like every other plain ordinary
mountain, ocean, tree, animal, and human.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie


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