Good manners and soft words have brought many a difficult thing to pass. —Sir John Vanbrugh

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Good manners and soft words have brought many a difficult thing to pass.


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Balya from Jakarta SEPTEMBER 8, 2016
Splendid and nice to be contemplated.

Khorrami from Iran AUGUST 5, 2016
Those who are easily cajoled by some who are eloquently provoking, undergo the ordeal of their desires

racheal from uganda AUGUST 1, 2016
Its a great quote

Linda from Heath,ohio JULY 30, 2016
usually works---- bad manners ---mean actions does not accomplish but hard-feelings and broken hearts......

joyson from India JULY 30, 2016
in practical life this quote is a blessing. But many a time we fail to practice this quote - our weakness. But we have to try

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What greater thing is there for human souls than to feel that they are joined for life - to be with each other in silent unspeakable memories. —George Eliot [Mary Ann Evans]
Although the world is full of suffering, it's full also of the overcoming it. —Helen Keller
The most powerful, efficient energy source in the world is your own mind.  Explore and discover that it can make creative fuel from anything. —Bruce Garrabrandt
Education is not the filling of a pail, but the lighting of a fire. —William Butler Yeats
When someone steals another's clothes, we call them a thief. Should we not give the same name to one who could clothe the naked and does not? The bread in your cupboard belongs to the hungry; the coat unused in your closet belongs to the one who needs it; the shoes rotting in your closet belong to the one who has no shoes; the money which you hoard up belongs to the poor. —Saint Basil
It's really a wonder that I haven't dropped all my ideals, because they seem so absurd and impossible to carry out. Yet I keep them, because in spite of everything, I still believe that people are really good at heart. —Anne Frank
Strong is the soul, kind, and wise, and beautiful.  —Matthew Arnold
Take chances, make mistakes. That's how you grow. Pain nourishes your courage. You have to fail in order to practice being brave. —Mary Tyler Moore
Successful people are not gifted; they just work hard, then succeed on purpose. —G.K. Nielson
Beauty is being the best possible version of yourself. —Audrey Hepburn
The best way to find out if you can trust somebody is to trust them.  —Ernest Hemingway
We cannot seek achievement for ourselves and forget about progress and prosperity for our community...Our ambitions must be broad enough to include the aspirations and needs of others, for their sakes and for our own. —Cesar Chavez
Spirit is like the wind, in that we can’t see it but can see its effects, which are profound. —Jimmy Carter
If you really love something, just go ahead and do it. —Joshua Williams

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