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Don't wait for extraordinary circumstance to do good; try to use ordinary situations.

CHARLES RICHTER

American seismologist and physicist; creator of the Richter Magnitude Scale

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Sportsmanship for me is when a guy walks off the court and you really can't tell whether he won or lost, when he carries himself with pride either way. —James Spencer "Jim" Courier
A smile starts on the lips, a grin spreads to the eyes, a chuckle comes from the belly; but a good laugh bursts forth from the soul, overflows, and bubbles all around. —Carolyn Birmingham
We plant seeds that will flower as results in our lives, so best to remove the weeds of anger, avarice, envy and doubt, that peace and abundance may manifest for all. —Dorothy Day
A book is a device to ignite the imagination. —Alan Bennet
Give me six hours to chop down a tree, and I will spend the first four sharpening the ax. —Abraham Lincoln
The heart of human excellence often begins to beat when you discover a pursuit that absorbs you, frees you, challenges you, or gives you a sense of meaning, joy, or passion. —Terry Orlick
Health is the greatest of all possessions; a pale cobbler is better than a sick king. —Jonathan Swift
We are all travelers in the wilderness of this world, and the best we can find in our travels is an honest friend. —Robert Louis Stevenson
Once we believe in ourselves, we can risk curiosity, wonder, spontaneous delight, or any experience that reveals the human spirit. —e. e. cummings
Time is too slow for those who wait, too swift for those who fear, too long for those who grieve, too short for those who rejoice, but for those who love, time is eternity. —Henry van Dyke
Your vision becomes clear when you look inside your heart. Who looks outside, dreams. Who looks inside, awakens. —Carl Gustav Jung
To encourage literature and the arts is a duty which every good citizen owes to his country. —George Washington
I felt my lungs inflate with the onrush of scenery—air, mountains, trees, people. I thought, ‘This is what it is to be happy.’ —Sylvia Plath
Aim for success, not perfection. Never give up your right to be wrong, because then you will lose the ability to learn new things and move forward with your life.  —Dr. David M. Burns
There is no effect more disproportionate to its cause than the happiness bestowed by a small compliment. —Robert Brault
You are braver than you believe, smarter than you seem, and stronger than you think. —Winnie-the-Pooh (A. A. Milne)

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