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The Wright brothers flew right through the smoke screen of impossibility.

The young do not know enough to be prudent, and therefore they attempt the impossible-and achieve it, generation after generation.

There are certain people who so ardently and passionately desire a thing, that from dread of losing it they leave nothing undone to make them lose it.

There are more defects in temperament than in the mind.

There are people who have an appetite for grief; pleasure is not strong enough and they crave pain. They have mithridatic stomachs which must be fed on poisoned bread, natures so doomed that no prosperity can sooth their ragged and dishevelled desolation.

There are seeds of self-destruction in all of us that will bear only unhappi-ness if allowed to grow.

There comes no adventure but wears to our soul the shape of our everyday thoughts.

There is a very real relationship, both quantitatively and qualitatively, between what you contribute and what you get out of this world.

There is no miraculous change that takes place in a boy that makes him a man. He becomes a man by being a man.

They can conquer who believe they can.

They never raised a statue to a critic.

They say, "You can't give a smile away; it always comes back." The same is true of a kind word or a conversation starter. What goes around, comes around.

They've got us surrounded again, the poor bastards.

Think like a man of action, act like a man of thought.

Think of only three things: your God, your family and the Green Bay Packers-in that order.

Think positively and masterfully, with confidence and faith, and life becomes more secure, more fraught with action, richer in achievement and experience.

Think you can, think you can't; either way, you'll be right.

This I conceive to be the chemical function of humor: to change the character of our thought.

This I know. This I believe with all my heart. If we want a free and peaceful world, if we want to make the deserts bloom and man grow to greater dignity as a human being- we can do it!

This is the way of peace-overcome evil with good, and falsehood with truth, and hatred with love.


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