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Watch your thoughts; they become words. Watch your words; they become actions. Watch your actions; they become habits. Watch your habits; they become character. Watch your character; it becomes your destiny.

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The true sign of intelligence is not knowledge but imagination.

Albert Einstein (1879-1955) German-Swiss-U.S. scientist.

One can easily judge the character of a person by the way they treat people who can do nothing for them.

Proverb

True wisdom comes to each of us when we realize how little we understand about life, ourselves, and the world around us.

Socrates (BC 469-BC 399) Greek philosopher of Athens

Men of genius are admired, men of wealth are envied, men of power are feared; but only men of character are trusted.

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Everything has beauty, but not everyone sees it.

Confucius (BC 551-BC 479) Chinese philosopher.

One thing only I know, and that is that I know nothing.

Socrates (BC 469-BC 399) Greek philosopher of Athens

Honesty is the best policy. If I lose mine honor, I lose myself.

William Shakespeare (1564-1616) British poet and playwright.

Life becomes real only when we begin to face and solve our own problems. Until then we only swim in circles in a large fantasy world which tends to make us very tired of living. Don't waste energy! Face life now!

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Whatever you do, you need courage. Whatever course you decide upon, there is always someone to tell you that you are wrong. There are always difficulties arising that tempt you to believe your critics are right. To map out a course of action and follow it to an end requires some of the same courage that a soldier needs. Peace has its victories, but it takes brave men and women to win them.

Ralph Waldo Emerson (1803-1882) U.S. poet, essayist and lecturer.

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