The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.  —Cecil B. DeMille

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The person who makes a success of living is the one who sees his goal steadily and aims for it unswervingly. That is dedication.

CECIL B. DEMILLE

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Sophie from Oregon JANUARY 18, 2017
That is who I want to completely be like.


So powerful is the light of unity that it can illuminate the whole earth. —Baha'u'llah
The capacity for getting along with our neighbor depends to a large extent on the capacity for getting along with ourselves. The self-respecting individual will try to be as tolerant of his neighbor's shortcomings as he is of his own. —Eric Hoffer
Keep love in your heart. A life without it is like a sunless garden when the flowers are dead. The consciousness of loving and being loved brings a warmth and a richness to life that nothing else can bring. Who, being loved, is poor?  —Oscar Wilde
Be somebody who makes everybody feel like a somebody. —Kid President (Robby Novak)
It is my chief duty to accomplish humble tasks as though they were great and noble. —Helen Keller
If character is what you do when no one is watching, then sportsmanship is that conduct with everybody watching. —Bob Ley
Never forget that you are one of a kind. Never forget that if there weren't any need for you in all your uniqueness to be on this earth, you wouldn't be here in the first place. And never forget, no matter how overwhelming life's challenges and problems seem to be, that one person can make a difference in the world. In fact, it is always because of one person that all the changes that matter in the world come about. So be that one person. —R. Buckminster Fuller
Success is to be measured not so much by the position that one has reached in life as by the obstacles which he has overcome. —Booker T. Washington
Sincere compliments cost nothing and can accomplish much.  —Steve Goodier
Patience is power. Patience is not an absence of action; rather it is "timing" it waits on the right time to act, for the right principles and in the right way. —Fulton J. Sheen
It's not enough to have lived. We should be determined to live for something. May I suggest that it be creating joy for others, sharing what we have for the betterment of personkind, bringing hope to the lost and love to the lonely. —Dr. Leo Buscaglia
Where hope grows, miracles blossom. —Elna Rae
In order to succeed, we must first believe that we can. —Nikos Kazantzakis
Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are. —John R. Wooden
Hardships often prepare ordinary people for an extraordinary destiny. —C.S. Lewis
Let us be grateful to the people who make us happy; they are the charming gardeners who make our souls blossom. —Marcel Proust

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