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There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.

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There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.By Napoleon HillSee more SUCCESS quotes

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There is one quality which one must possess to win, and that is definiteness of purpose, the knowledge of what one wants, and a burning desire to possess it.

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High values offer broad vision. Broad vision gives rise to burning desire. Burning desire leads to focused intent. Focused intent stimulates committed action. Then God arranges the details!

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High values offer broad vision. Broad vision gives rise to burning desire. Burning desire leads to focused intent. Focused intent stimulates committed action. Then God arranges the details!By Wallace HueySee more CREATIVITY quotes

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High values offer broad vision. Broad vision gives rise to burning desire. Burning desire leads to focused intent. Focused intent stimulates committed action. Then God arranges the details!

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I have come to the frightening conclusion that I am the decisive element. It is my personal approach that creates the climate. It is my daily mood that makes the weather. I possess tremendous power to make life miserable or joyous. I can be a tool of tort

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I have come to the frightening conclusion that I am the decisive element. It is my personal approach that creates the climate. It is my daily mood that makes the weather. I possess tremendous power to make life miserable or joyous. I can be a tool of torture or an instrument of inspiration, I can humiliate or humor, hurt or heal. In all situations, it is my response that decides

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I have come to the frightening conclusion that I am the decisive element. It is my personal approach that creates the climate. It is my daily mood that makes the weather. I possess tremendous power to make life miserable or joyous. I can be a tool of tort

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Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement.

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Definiteness of purpose is the starting point of all achievement.By W. Clement StoneSee more INSPIRATIONAL quotes

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Definiteness of purpose  is the starting point of all achievement.

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If you're bored with life,you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things , you don't have enough goals.

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If you're bored with life,you don't get up every morning with a burning desire to do things , you don't have enough goals.By Lou HoltzSee more INSPIRATIONAL quotes

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If you

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A man's desire is for the woman, but the woman's desire is rarely other than for the desire of the man.

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A man's desire is for the woman, but the woman's desire is rarely other than for the desire of the man.By Samuel Taylor ColeridgeSee more LUST quotes

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We seek purpose when we are not in touch with who we really are. When an apple tree discovers who it is, the question ‘what must I do?’ disappears. When you discover who you are (at the deepest place of your being) you will find your purpose.

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We seek purpose when we are not in touch with who we really are. When an apple tree discovers who it is, the question ‘what must I do?’ disappears. When you discover who you are (at the deepest place of your being) you will find your purpose.By Colleen-Joy PageSee more

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We seek purpose when we are not in touch with who we really are. When an apple tree discovers who it is, the question ‘what must I do?’ disappears. When you discover who you are (at the deepest place of your being) you will find your purpose.

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People are distracted by objects of desire, and afterwards repent of the lust they've indulged, because they have indulged with a phantom and are left even farther from Reality than before. Your desire for the illusory is a wing, by means of which a seeke

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People are distracted by objects of desire, and afterwards repent of the lust they've indulged, because they have indulged with a phantom and are left even farther from Reality than before. Your desire for the illusory is a wing, by means of which a seeker might ascend to Reality. When you have indulged a lust, your wing drops off; you become lame and that fantasy flees. Preserve

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From desire I plunge to its fulfillment, where I long once more for desire.

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From desire I plunge to its fulfillment, where I long once more for desire.By Johann W. Von GoetheSee more LUST quotes

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From desire I plunge to its fulfillment, where I long once more for desire.

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I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

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I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.By Albert EinsteinSee more CREATIVITY quotes

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I am enough of an artist to draw freely upon my imagination. Imagination is more important than knowledge. Knowledge is limited. Imagination encircles the world.

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A true knowledge of ourselves is knowledge of our power.

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A true knowledge of ourselves is knowledge of our power.By Mark RutherfordSee more CREATIVITY quotes

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A true knowledge of ourselves is knowledge of our power.

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Whether you be man or woman, you will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.” –James Lane Allen

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Whether you be man or woman, you will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.” –James Lane AllenBy See more SUCCESS quotes

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Whether you be man or woman, you will never do anything in this world without courage. It is the greatest quality of the mind next to honor.” –James Lane Allen

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The supreme quality of leadership is integrity.

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The supreme quality of leadership is integrity.By Dwight EisenhowerSee more INSPIRATIONAL quotes

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The supreme quality of leadership is integrity.

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It is your decisions not your conditions that truly shape the quality of your life.

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It is your decisions not your conditions that truly shape the quality of your life.By Anthony RobbinsSee more MOTIVATION & LEADERSHIP quotes

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It is your decisions not your conditions that truly shape the quality of your life.

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Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation, for ’tis better to be alone than in bad company.

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Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation, for ’tis better to be alone than in bad company.By George WashingtonSee more MOTIVATION & LEADERSHIP quotes

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Associate yourself with men of good quality if you esteem your own reputation, for ’tis better to be alone than in bad company.

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Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.

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Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.By Bruce LeeSee more LOVE quotes

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Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.

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Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.

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Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.By Bruce LeeSee more LOVE quotes

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Love is like a friendship caught on fire. In the beginning a flame, very pretty, often hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. As love grows older, our hearts mature and our love becomes as coals, deep-burning and unquenchable.

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Virtue means doing the right thing, in relation to the right person, at the right time, to the right extent, in the right manner, and for the right purpose. Thus, to give money away is quite a simple task, but for the act to be virtuous, the donor must gi

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Virtue means doing the right thing, in relation to the right person, at the right time, to the right extent, in the right manner, and for the right purpose. Thus, to give money away is quite a simple task, but for the act to be virtuous, the donor must give to the right person, for the right purpose, in the right amount, in the right manner, and at the right time.By

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Virtue means doing the right thing, in relation to the right person, at the right time, to the right extent, in the right manner, and for the right purpose. Thus, to give money away is quite a simple task, but for the act to be virtuous, the donor must gi

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The only burning passion I'm sure I have, is the passion for sex.

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The only burning passion I'm sure I have, is the passion for sex.By Robert CrumbSee more LUST quotes

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The only burning passion I

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To know that we know what we know, and to know that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge.

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To know that we know what we know, and to know that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge.By CopernicusSee more CREATIVITY quotes

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To know that we know what we know, and to know that we do not know what we do not know, that is true knowledge.

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Knowledge is an unending adventure at the edge of uncertainty.

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Knowledge is an unending adventure at the edge of uncertainty.By Jacob BronowskiSee more CREATIVITY quotes

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Knowledge is an unending adventure at the edge of uncertainty.

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An investment in knowledge pays the best dividends.

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An investment in knowledge pays the best dividends.By Benjamin FranklinSee more SUCCESS quotes

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An investment in knowledge pays the best dividends.

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Knowledge is learning something new every day. Wisdom is letting go of something every day.

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Knowledge is learning something new every day. Wisdom is letting go of something every day.By Zen ProverbSee more PARENTING & EDUCATION quotes

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Knowledge is learning something new every day. Wisdom is letting go of something every day.

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If we would have new knowledge, we must get a whole world of new questions.

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If we would have new knowledge, we must get a whole world of new questions.By Susanne K. LangerSee more CREATIVITY quotes

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If we would have new knowledge, we must get a whole world of new questions.

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I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be honorable, to be compassionate. It is, after all, to matter: to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all.

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I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be honorable, to be compassionate. It is, after all, to matter: to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all.By Leo C. RostenSee more LIFE quotes

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I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be honorable, to be compassionate. It is, after all, to matter: to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all.

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I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be honorable, to be compassionate. It is, after all, to matter: to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all.

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I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be honorable, to be compassionate. It is, after all, to matter: to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all.By Leo C. RostenSee more LIFE quotes

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I think the purpose of life is to be useful, to be responsible, to be honorable, to be compassionate. It is, after all, to matter: to count, to stand for something, to have made some difference that you lived at all.

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Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire.

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Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire.By George Bernard ShawSee more SEX quotes

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Dancing is a perpendicular expression of a horizontal desire.

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Until thought is linked with purpose there is no intelligent accomplishment.

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Until thought is linked with purpose there is no intelligent accomplishment.By James AllenSee more INSPIRATIONAL quotes

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Until thought is linked with purpose there is no intelligent accomplishment.

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The deepest longing in the human breast is the desire for appreciation.

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The deepest longing in the human breast is the desire for appreciation.By William JamesSee more CREATIVITY quotes

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The deepest longing in the human breast is the desire for appreciation.

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Desire is in men a hunger, in women only an appetite.

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Desire is in men a hunger, in women only an appetite.By Mignon MclaughlinSee more LUST quotes

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Desire is in men a hunger, in women only an appetite.

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The person without a purpose is like a ship without a rudder.

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The person without a purpose is like a ship without a rudder.By Thomas CarlyleSee more LIFE quotes

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The person without a purpose is like a ship without a rudder.

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True happiness is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.

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True happiness is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.By Helen KellerSee more LIFE quotes

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True happiness is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.

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What most men desire is a virgin who is a whore.

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What most men desire is a virgin who is a whore.By Edward DahlbergSee more LUST quotes

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What most men desire is a virgin who is a whore.

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The purpose of our lives is to be happy.

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The purpose of our lives is to be happy.By Dalai LamaSee more INSPIRATIONAL quotes

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The purpose of our lives is to be happy.

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I think only of the joy and forget the folly-I lose sight of common sense, and follow my desire.

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I think only of the joy and forget the folly-I lose sight of common sense, and follow my desire.By Arnaut De MareuilSee more LUST quotes

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I think only of the joy and forget the folly-I lose sight of common sense, and follow my desire.

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Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.

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Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.By AristotleSee more HAPPINESS & WELLBEING quotes

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Happiness is the meaning and the purpose of life, the whole aim and end of human existence.

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The purpose of life is not to fight against evil and misfortune; it is to unveil magnificence.

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The purpose of life is not to fight against evil and misfortune; it is to unveil magnificence.By Alan CohenSee more LIFE quotes

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The purpose of life is not to fight against evil and misfortune; it is to unveil magnificence.

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Our vision is more obstructed by what we think we know than by our lack of knowledge.

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Our vision is more obstructed by what we think we know than by our lack of knowledge.By Kristen StendahlSee more PARENTING & EDUCATION quotes

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Our vision is more obstructed by what we think we know than by our lack of knowledge.

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An investment in knowledge pays the best dividends.

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An investment in knowledge pays the best dividends.By Benjamin FranklinSee more PARENTING & EDUCATION quotes

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An investment in knowledge pays the best dividends.

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Our feelings are our most genuine paths to knowledge.

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Our feelings are our most genuine paths to knowledge.By Audre LordeSee more EMOTIONAL INTELLIGENCE quotes

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Our feelings are our most genuine paths to knowledge.

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As the traveler who has once been from home is wiser than he who has never left his own doorstep, so a knowledge of one other culture should sharpen our ability to scrutinize more steadily, to appreciate more lovingly, our own.

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As the traveler who has once been from home is wiser than he who has never left his own doorstep, so a knowledge of one other culture should sharpen our ability to scrutinize more steadily, to appreciate more lovingly, our own.By Margaret MeadSee more TRAVEL

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As the traveler who has once been from home is wiser than he who has never left his own doorstep, so a knowledge of one other culture should sharpen our ability to scrutinize more steadily, to appreciate more lovingly, our own.

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Lust is a tool, desire a trap. Wield the first, and you can take someone's soul. Fall into the second, and they can take yours.

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Lust is a tool, desire a trap. Wield the first, and you can take someone's soul. Fall into the second, and they can take yours.By Riley ShaneSee more LUST quotes

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Lust is a tool, desire a trap. Wield the first, and you can take someone

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When you see what you’re here for, the world begins to mirror your purpose in a magical way. It’s almost as if you suddenly find yourself on a stage in a play that was written expressly for you.

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When you see what you’re here for, the world begins to mirror your purpose in a magical way. It’s almost as if you suddenly find yourself on a stage in a play that was written expressly for you.By Betty Sue FlowersSee more LIFE quotes

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When you see what you’re here for, the world begins to mirror your purpose in a magical way. It’s almost as if you suddenly find yourself on a stage in a play that was written expressly for you.

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To burn with desire and keep quiet about it is the greatest punishment we can bring on ourselves.

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To burn with desire and keep quiet about it is the greatest punishment we can bring on ourselves.By Federico Garcia LorcaSee more LUST quotes

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To burn with desire and keep quiet about it is the greatest punishment we can bring on ourselves.

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Life is found in the dance between your deepest desire and your greatest fear.

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Life is found in the dance between your deepest desire and your greatest fear.By Anthony RobbinsSee more MOTIVATION & LEADERSHIP quotes

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Life is found in the dance between your deepest desire and your greatest fear.

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When you are inspired by some great purpose, some extraordinary project, all your thoughts break their bounds. Dormant forces, faculties and talents become alive, and you discover yourself to be a greater person by far than you ever dreamed yourself to be

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When you are inspired by some great purpose, some extraordinary project, all your thoughts break their bounds. Dormant forces, faculties and talents become alive, and you discover yourself to be a greater person by far than you ever dreamed yourself to be.By PantanjaliSee more

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When you are inspired by some great purpose, some extraordinary project, all your thoughts break their bounds. Dormant forces, faculties and talents become alive, and you discover yourself to be a greater person by far than you ever dreamed yourself to be

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Calm self-confidence is as far from conceit as the desire to earn a decent living is remote from greed.

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Calm self-confidence is as far from conceit as the desire to earn a decent living is remote from greed.By Channing PollockSee more MOTIVATION & LEADERSHIP quotes

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Calm self-confidence is as far from conceit as the desire to earn a decent living is remote from greed.

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Strange is our situation here upon earth. Each of us comes for a short visit, not knowing why, yet sometimes seeming to divine a purpose. From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know - that man is here for the sake of other me

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Strange is our situation here upon earth. Each of us comes for a short visit, not knowing why, yet sometimes seeming to divine a purpose. From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know - that man is here for the sake of other men.By Albert EinsteinSee more

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Strange is our situation here upon earth. Each of us comes for a short visit, not knowing why, yet sometimes seeming to divine a purpose. From the standpoint of daily life, however, there is one thing we do know - that man is here for the sake of other me

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True happiness is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.

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True happiness is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.By Helen KellerSee more HAPPINESS & WELLBEING quotes

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True happiness is not attained through self-gratification, but through fidelity to a worthy purpose.

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Lust is a poor, weak, whimpering, whispering thing compared with that richness and energy of desire which will arise when lust has been killed.

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Lust is a poor, weak, whimpering, whispering thing compared with that richness and energy of desire which will arise when lust has been killed.By C.S. LewisSee more LUST quotes

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Lust is a poor, weak, whimpering, whispering thing compared with that richness and energy of desire which will arise when lust has been killed.

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