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Always do what you are afraid to do.

RALPH WALDO EMERSON

Philosopher, Poet, Author, Essayist

COMMENTS


EKA from USA JANUARY 21, 2014
Life will be better if you do what you are afraid to do. Try it.


Does the sun ask itself, "Am I good? Am I worthwhile? Is there enough of me?" No, it burns and it shines. Does the sun ask itself, "What does the moon think of me? How does Mars feel about me today?" No it burns, it shines. Does the sun ask itself, "Am I as big as other suns in other galaxies?" No, it burns, it shines. —Andrea Dworkin
Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you know better, do better. —Maya Angelou
The secret of change is to focus all of your energy, not on fighting the old, but on building the new. —Socrates
A generous heart, kind speech, and a life of service and compassion are the things which renew humanity. —Buddha
In recognizing the humanity of our fellow beings, we pay ourselves the highest tribute. —Thurgood Marshall
All things are bound together. All things connect. Whatever happens to the Earth happens to the children of the Earth. Man did not weave the web of life, he is merely a strand in it. Whatever he does to the web, he does to himself. —Chief Seattle
I seek constantly to improve my manners and graces, for they are the sugar to which all are attracted.
 —Og Mandino
While we do our good works let us not forget that the real solution lies in a world in which charity will have become unnecessary. —Chinua Achebe
The only person you are destined to become is the person you decide to be. —Ralph Waldo Emerson
Spread love everywhere you go. Let no one ever come to you without leaving happier. —Mother Teresa
I believe that every right implies a responsibility; every opportunity an obligation; every possession a duty. —John D. Rockefeller, Jr.
You're amazing just the way you are. —Bruno Mars
You cannot get through a single day without having an impact on the world around you. What you do makes a difference, and you have to decide what kind of difference you want to make. —Jane Goodall
Your time is limited, so don’t waste it living someone else's life. Don’t be trapped by dogma- which is living with the results of other people’s thinking. Don’t let the noise of other’s opinions drown out your own inner voice. And most important, have the courage to follow your heart and intuition. They somehow already know what you truly want to become. Everything else is secondary. —Steve Jobs
You must take personal responsibility. You cannot change the circumstances, the seasons, or the wind, but you can change yourself. That is something you have charge of. —Jim Rohn
There is no chance, no destiny, no fate, that can hinder or control the firm resolve of a determined soul. —Ella Wheeler Wilcox

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