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To put a tempting face aside when duty demands every faculty is a lesson which takes most men longest to learn.
Life is a succession of lessons enforced by immediate reward, or, oftener, by immediate chastisement.
Our mothers are our first teachers, and we teach others the same lessons we learn from them. As a child, when your mother believes in you, you believe in yourself, and when that happens, there is nothing you can’t do. As a mother, that is the greatest gift we can give to a child.
Illness is the result of imbalance. Imbalance is a result of forgetting who you are. Forgetting who you are creates thoughts and actions that lead to an unhealthy lifestyle and eventually to illness.... Illness can thus be understood as a lesson you have given yourself to help you remember who you are.
Few things come to shake us up and few things pass to teach us how to let go then many things come and remind us what it's all about. It's life and the only person who will control how you feel about all the guts and glory in its path is you.
The festive season isn’t just a time to teach children about Jesus and giving, it’s also a time to teach your children about those less fortunate. This year, encourage your children to pick a present and give it to a child who has none, or take them to a charity drive.
I take the greatest lesson from compassion - it takes away all the conceit out of my life.
I've grown up a lot, I'm on my own, and I've learned some valuable life lessons.
Nothing exists without a purpose. Every experience you have in this lifetime was written for you to grow into the person you were meant to become.
Here's the first major lesson: Writing is not an activity. It's not something you sit down at the keyboard, and just start doing. That's called 'typing.' Typing is an activity ... Writing is a process. And if you start thinking of it as a process, life gets so much easier.
In life, you learn lessons. And sometimes you learn them the hard way. Sometimes you learn them too late.
Like the genocide of the Armenians before it, and the genocide of the Cambodians which followed it ... the lessons of the Holocaust must never be forgotten.
Samuel Taylor Coleridge
If people could learn history, what lessons it might teach us!
Michael J Fox
I might have skipped class, but I didn't miss any lessons.
And I reminded myself that it's easy to be grateful for the obvious blessings in life, much harder to be grateful for the tough moments and the lessons they teach.
To tell you the truth, I've never been really good at learning other people's stuff. I've been playing since I was 11, and I never took lessons. I kind of learned through hit and miss. I had the patience just because I loved guitar so much.
The most permanent lessons in morals are those which come, not of book teaching, but of experience.
I feel that one of the most important lessons that can be learned is that what we "see" may be different than what is actually in front of us.
The critical lessons in life hold sway whether you like it or not.
Louisa May Alcott
The patience and the humility of the face she loved so well was a better lesson to Jo than the wisest lecture, the sharpest reproof.
I understand that it's hard for everyone, but one cannot give in to emotions... we'll have to draw lessons from the current crisis and now we'll have to work on overcoming it.
I learned to walk as a baby, and I haven't had a lesson since.
I love when I teach my son a good lesson. But I love it even more when he teaches me.
I want to ask him where that kitchen is. Where he's from. But he seems guarded. Or maybe it's me. Maybe making friends is a specific skill, and I missed the lesson.
Learn the lesson that, if you are to do the work of a prophet, what you need is not a sceptre but a hoe.
Respect, love, Trust; Every such things works both ways. If yeu want someone to respect yeu, yeu must respect that someone too.
The lessons we learn from the wild become the etiquette of freedom.
It has been a long trip," said Milo, climbing onto the couch where the princesses sat; "but we would have been here much sooner if I hadn't made so many mistakes. I'm afraid it's all my fault." "You must never feel badly about making mistakes," explained Reason quietly, "as long as you take the trouble to learn from them. For you often learn more by being wrong for the right reasons than you do by being right for the wrong reasons.
A soul is a vast collection of experiences. The unification of lessons. The accumulation of events designed to help us evolve and grow through love.
Nuh-uh. No deals with the devil. I’ve learned my lesson on that one. ~Jaime Vegas
I don't believe in singing lessons. You can sing or you can't.
The world is so closed off to the inner beings of ourselves, I refuse to ever lower my energies to that.
in my experience one thing you don't learn from is anything anyone set up to be a lesson; what you are to know you pick up as you go along.
I met Sam Phillips when he came in [studio] and I said, I'm John Cash. I'm the one who's been calling. And if you'd listen to me, I believe you'll be glad you did. And he said, come on in. That was a good lesson for me, you know, to believe in myself.
There are many lessons to learn. Naming just one is next to impossible. However, learning to love and be loved is a good starting point. It will encompass much.
Check up each week on the progress you are making. Ask yourself what mistakes you have made, what improvement, what lessons you have learned for the future.
The first picture of his I ever saw was during a lecture at the Rhyl camera club. I was 16 and the speaker was Emrys Jones. He projected the picture upside down. Deliberately, to disregard the subject matter to reveal the composition. It's a lesson I've never forgotten.
The world is old and full of lessons. We will not lack for examples. We only have to look around carefully, earnestly, so we can learn and realize that success, to be genuine, must not be propelled by greed.
Being divorced does not necessarily make one’s advice on marriage useless … or useful.
If you do something long enough, you uncover life lessons along the way.
Struggle for Your Goals, because its too much better than Struggling for Your Life.
One Sunday morning she woke up different. She smiled different. She thought different. She walked different. Her stride was a bit more powerful. A bit more magical. Her life was different. Not because of a woman or a man. Not because of a job. Not because of success. She realized something kind of special. Life was too precious. Life is too precious. Life is way too miraculous to leave the key in a stranger’s pocket. She grasped it and felt the metal key in her own hands, in her own pocket. She didn’t need to knock on doors anymore. Life was knocking on hers. And, she was born to answer it.
sooner or later the universe usually provides lessons of humility to those who need it the most.
The greatest single lesson to be learned from golf is mental discipline.
It's a great lesson in modesty that you realize you're illiterate in a field that you think you're an expert in.
Johann Georg Hamann
Our reason arises, at the very least, from this twofold lesson of sensuous revelations and human testimonies.
Lesson Number One: The Importance of Being Jewish
Success to me is: I think I would say to be happy, to be content, to have peace, to feel accepted, and to feel as if I am loved, and belong. I would also like to add - to have work, accomplishments, and activities that bring joy and purpose. Ten years from now I might give a different answer. It really does not matter what I have, if I am not happy.
How many times already had I encountered the painful lesson that although we may wish for the barb to be pulled from our flesh, it leaves a welt that doesn't heal?
Thus did my siblings and I learn one of the hard lessons of life: the best way to strip the allure and dreaminess from a lifelong dream is, very often, simply to have it come true.