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Quotes

How few there are, who have courage enough to own their faults, or resolution enough to mend them.
– Benjamin Franklin.

The great virtue in life is real courage that knows how to face facts and live beyond them.
D.H. Lawrence

To know what is right and not do it is the worst cowardice.
Confucious

Fate loves the fearless.
– James Russell Lowell

Misc. Quotes

There is no education like adversity.
– Benjamin Disraeli

Necessity is the mother of taking chances.
– Mark Twain

A wounded deer leaps the highest.
– Emily Dickinson

Those things that hurt, instruct.
– Benjamin Franklin

How sublime a thing it is to suffer and be strong.
– Henry Wadsworth Longfellow

Og Mandino

Do not listen to those who weep and complain, for their disease is contagious.

Failure will never overtake me if my determination to succeed is strong enough.

I seek constantly to improve my manners and graces, for they are the sugar to which all are attracted.

Treasure the love you have received above all. It will survive long after your gold and good health have vanished.

Soul

Every busy soul needs a place of repose.