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An unexamined life is not worth living - Socrates - Smiley Quotes

Socrates opines about life. Posts related to An unexamined life is not worth living - SocratesBy all means, marry. If you get a good wife, you’ll become happy; if you get a bad one, you’ll become a philosopher.
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A superior man is modest in his speech, but exceeds in his actions. – Confucius | Smiley Quotes

A nicely said quote about superior men by Confucius
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Love built on beauty, soon as beauty, dies – John Donne | Smiley Quotes

John Donne, the English poet nicely opines about beauty and the fate of the love arising just from physical attractions.
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Education is our passport to the future, for tomorrow belongs to the people who prepare for it today. – Malcolm X | Smiley Quotes

A nice quote on importance of education and future planning by Malcolm X (Malcolm Littl/El-Hajj Malik El-Shabazz), the African-American human rights activist.
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I’m glad friendship doesn’t come with price tags. For if it does, i’d never afford someone as great as you. | Smiley Quotes

A nice quote explaining the value of friends.
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A smart man only believes half of what he hears, a wise man knows which half. – Jeff Cooper | Smiley Quotes

An interesting quote explaining smartness and wisdom by John Dean Cooper.
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If you break your neck, if you have nothing to eat, if your house is on fire, then you got a problem. Everything else is inconvenience. – Robert Fulghum | Smiley Quotes

An excellent quote differentiating problems and inconvenient situations by Robert Lee Fulghum, the American writer.
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To write with a broken pencil is pointless. | Smiley Quotes

An interesting quote explaining that there is no use in trying to do the impossible
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Give me a minute, I’m good. Give me an hour, I’m great. Give me six months, I’m unbeatable. | Smiley Quotes

An interesting quote by Col. John 'Hannibal' Smith (portrayed by Liam Neeson) from the movie "THE A-TEAM"
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What a wonderful life I’ve had! I only wish I’d realized it sooner – Sidonie Colette | Smiley Quotes

A funny yet thought provoking quip by Sidonie Gabrielle Colette, the renowned French novelist.
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Suicide is the most sincere form of self-criticism – Robert Heinlein | Smiley Quotes

A hilarious one liner on suicide and criticism by Robert Anson Heinlein, the renowned American science fiction writer.
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In civil commotions, they fare best who have least to fetter them – Aesop | Smiley Quotes

In this quote Aesop says that in confused times and times of unrest; people without any bindings are able to pass through.
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True friendship is a plant of slow growth, and must undergo and withstand the shocks of adversity before it is entitled to the appellation – George Washington | Smiley Quotes

A quote on friendship by George Washington, the first American President
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Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence. - Helen Keller - Smiley Quotes

Positive attitude makes winning easy. An excellent quotation emphasizing the same by Helen Adams Keller, the American author. Posts related to Optimism is the faith that leads to achievement. Nothing can be done without hope and confidence.
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Laziness may appear attractive, but work gives satisfaction. – Anne Frank | Smiley Quotes

An excellent quote on work and lethargy by Annelies Marie Frank.
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I’m not upset that you lied to me, I’m upset that from now on I can’t believe you. – Friedrich Nietzsche | Smiley Quotes

An excellent quote by Friedrich Nietzsche about trust.
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He who angers you conquers you – Elizabeth Kenny | Smiley Quotes

Elizabeth Kenny vividly explains the disadvantages of anger.
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What seems to us as bitter trials are often blessings in disguise. – Oscar Wilde | Smiley Quotes

An excellent quote on painful situations by Oscar Wilde, the Irish poet.
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Character is like a tree and reputation like its shadow. The shadow is what we think of it; the tree is the real thing. – Abraham Lincoln | Smiley Quotes

An excellent quote differentiating character and reputation by Abraham Lincoln.
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For every minute you are angry, you lose sixty seconds of happiness – Ralph Emerson | Smiley Quotes

Ralph Waldo Emerson's nice quote on the value of happiness
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Basically my wife was immature. I’d be at home in the bath and she’d come in and sink my boats. – Woody Allen | Smiley Quotes

Yet another hilarious quip by Woody Allen, the American director.
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If you can’t convince them, confuse them – Harry S. Truman | Smiley Quotes

A truly motivating quote in a lighter vein by Harry S. Truman, the 33rd American President
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Some goals are so worthy, it’s glorious even to fail – Longinus | Smiley Quotes

An excellent motivating quote by Longinus talking about worthy targets. Also quoted by Capt Manoj Kumar Pandey, (Posthumous), the Indian Kargil war hero in his
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A kind and compassionate act is often its own reward – William Bennett | Smiley Quotes

A nice quote on kindness and compassion by William John Bennett, the American politician.
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Better be wise by the misfortunes of others than by your own – Aesop | Smiley Quotes

An excellent quote by Aesop, the Ancient Greek story teller saying that its better if we learn lessons from others ill luck rather than our own.
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