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What we achieve inwardly will change outer reality. ...
by Plutarch

What we achieve inwardly will change outer reality.
- Plutarch

The mind is not a vessel to be filled
but a fire to be kindled.
- Plutarch PHOTO

Neither blame or praise yourself.
- Plutarch

Painting is silent poetry, and poetry is painting that speaks.
- Plutarch

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I don't need a friend who changes when I change and who nods when I nod;
my shadow does that much better.
- Plutarch

Nothing is harder to direct than a man in prosperity;
nothing more easily managed that one is adversity.
- Plutarch

The real destroyer of the liberties of the people is
he who spreads among them bounties,
donations and benefits.
- Plutarch

 

Do not speak of your happiness to one less fortunate than yourself.
- Plutarch

Medicine to produce health must examine disease;
and music,
to create harmony must investigate discord.
- Plutarch

No man ever wetted clay and then left it,
as if there would be bricks by chance and fortune.
- Plutarch

For to err in opinion, though it be not the part of wise men,
is at least human.
- Plutarch

A few vices are sufficient to darken many virtues.
- Plutarch

It were better to have no opinion of God at all than
such a one as is unworthy of him;
for the one is only belief -
the other contempt.
- Plutarch

Character is long-standing habit.
- Plutarch

An imbalance between rich and poor is the oldest and
most fatal ailment of all republics.
- Plutarch

Fate leads him who follows it, and drags him who resist.
- Plutarch

If I were not Alexander, I would be Diogenes.
- Plutarch

When the strong box contains no more both friends and
flatterers shun the door.
- Plutarch

Courage stands halfway between cowardice and rashness,
one of which is a lack, the other an excess of courage.
- Plutarch

Those who aim at great deeds must also suffer greatly.
- Plutarch

In words are seen the state of mind and character and
disposition of the speaker.
- Plutarch

Perseverance is more prevailing than violence;
and many things which cannot be overcome when they are together,
yield themselves up when taken little by little.
- Plutarch

Know how to listen, and you will profit even from those who talk badly.
- Plutarch

We ought not to treat living creatures like shoes or household belongings,
which when worn with use we throw away.
- Plutarch

The wildest colts make the best horses.
- Plutarch

To be ignorant of the lives of the most celebrated
men of antiquity is to continue in a state of childhood all our days.
- Plutarch

Silence at the proper season is wisdom,
and better than any speech.
- Plutarch

All men whilst they are awake are in one common world:
but each of them,
when he is asleep, is in a world of his own.
- Plutarch

It is indeed a desirable thing to be well-descended,
but the glory belongs to our ancestors.
- Plutarch

Let us carefully observe those good qualities wherein our enemies excel us;
and endeavor to excel them,
by avoiding what is faulty, and imitating what is excellent in them.
- Plutarch

The omission of good is no less reprehensible than the commission of evil.
- Plutarch

Courage consists not in hazarding without fear;
but being resolutely minded in a just cause.
- Plutarch

Character is simply habit long continued.
- Plutarch

I would rather excel in the knowledge of what is excellent,
than in the extent of my power and possessions.
- Plutarch

The very spring and root of honesty and virtue lie in good education.
- Plutarch

Moral habits, induced by public practices,
are far quicker in making their way into men's private lives,
than the failings and faults of individuals are in
infecting the city at large.
- Plutarch

It is part of a good man to do great and noble deeds,
though he risk everything.
- Plutarch

Prosperity is no just scale; adversity is the only
balance to weigh friends.
- Plutarch

To make no mistakes is not in the power of man;
but from their errors and mistakes the wise and good
learn wisdom for the future.
- Plutarch

Stand often in the company of dreamers.
They believe you can achieve impossible things.
- Mary Anne Radmacher

Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.
- Robert F. Kennedy

Whatever the mind can conceive and believe,
it can achieve.
- Napoleon Hill

It is above all by the imagination
that we achieve perception and compassion and hope.
- Ursula K. Le Guin

The meaning of life is not simply to exist, to survive,
but to move ahead, to go up, to achieve, to conquer.
- Arnold Schwarzenegger

If you realize that all things change,
there is nothing you will try to hold on to.
If you are not afraid of dying,
there is nothing you cannot achieve.
- Lao Tzu

Through Love and through Beauty, we achieve immortality.
- Jewel (paraphrasing Plato)

Why, I'd like nothing better than to achieve
some bold adventure, worthy of our trip.
- Aristophanes

We're so engaged in doing things
to achieve purposes of outer value
that we forget the inner value,
the rapture that is associated
with being alive, is what it is all about.
- Joseph Campbell

If you can imagine it, you can achieve it.
If you can dream it, you can become it.
- William Arthur Ward

Leaders aren't born they are made.
And they are made just like anything else, through hard work.
And that's the price we'll have to pay
to achieve that goal, or any goal.
- Vince Lombardi

Winners must have two things:
definite goals and a burning desire to achieve them.
- Anonymous

Most people give up just when
they're about to achieve success.
They quit on the one yard line.
They give up at the last minute of the game,
one foot from a winning touch down.
- Ross Perot

To achieve success, stay relaxed - not stressed.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

That some achieve great success,
is proof to all that others can achieve it as well.
- Abraham Lincoln

The signs of outstanding leadership
appear primarily among the followers.
Are the followers reaching their potential?
Are they learning? Serving?
Do they achieve the required results?
Do they change with grace? Manage conflict?
- Max De Pree

The very nature of the world is constant change.
You set a goal and create a plan to achieve it;
then the assumptions on which you
based your plan change - they always do.
The challenge is to retain your goals
while adapting your tactics.
Relax and stay flexible in order to reach
your goals and maintain your happiness.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

Once you have mastered time,
you will understand how true it is that
most people overestimate what
they can accomplish in a year -
and underestimate what
they can achieve in a decade!
- Tony Robbins

Can you achieve your goals?
You can't reach your goal if you haven't
defined your goals.
And you can't succeed if you don't try -
and then pick yourself up
and try again each time you fail.
- Jonathan Lockwood Huie

If future generations are to remember us
more with gratitude than sorrow,
we must achieve more than just the miracles of technology.
We must also leave them a glimpse of the world
as it was created, not just as it looked
when we got through with it.
- Lyndon B. Johnson

Strivers achieve what dreamers believe.
- Usher Raymond

Managers in all too many American companies do not
achieve the desired results because nobody makes them do it.
- Harold S. Geneen

My mother taught me that we all have the power to achieve our dreams.
What I lacked was the courage.
- Clay Aiken

Believe that none of the effort you put
into coming closer to God is ever wasted -
even if in the end you don't achieve
what you are striving for.
- Rebbe Nachman of Breslov

Supercomputers will achieve one human brain capacity by 2010,
and personal computers will do so by about 2020.
- Ray Kurzweil

Mere goodness can achieve little against the power of nature.
- Georg Wilhelm Friedrich Hegel

Love is only a dirty trick played on us
to achieve continuation of the species.
- W. Somerset Maugham

A creative man is motivated by the desire to achieve,
not by the desire to beat others.
- Ayn Rand

If you want to achieve things in life,
you've just got to do them, and if you're talented and smart,
you'll succeed.
- Juliana Hatfield

To achieve, you need thought.
You have to know what you are doing and that's real power.
- Ayn Rand

I have always struggled to achieve excellence.
One thing that cycling has taught me is that if you
can achieve something without a struggle it's not going to be satisfying.
- Greg LeMond

We sincerely hope that south Asian countries will respect
and live in amity with each other,
and achieve common development, and that south Asia will enjoy peace,
stability and prosperity.
- Li Peng


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