“I’m an optimist in the sense that I believe humans are noble and honorable, and some of them are really smart. I have a very optimistic view of individuals.”
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By the way, I took thephoto with my iPhone. I love how the flash made the dot of the i.
Every evening I turn my worries over to God. He’s going to be up all night anyway. ~Mary C. Crowley
But I always think that the best way to know God is to love many things. ~Vincent van Gogh, Dear Theo: An Autobiography of Vincent van Gogh, 1937
By believing passionately in something that still does not exist, we create it. The nonexistent is whatever we have not sufficiently desired.
A tyrant must put on the appearance of uncommon devotion to religion. Subjects are less apprehensive of illegal treatment from a ruler whom they consider god-fearing and pious. On the other hand, they do less easily move against him, believing that he has the gods on his side.
People everywhere enjoy believing things that they know are not true. It spares them the ordeal of thinking for themselves and taking responsibility for what they know.
People who create 20% of the results will begin believing they deserve 80% of the rewards.
Believe it can be done. When you believe something can be done, really believe, your mind will find the ways to do it. Believing a solution paves the way to solution.
David Joseph Schwartz
None are more hopelessly enslaved than those who falsely believe they are free.
Johann Wolfgang von Goethe
I believe in pink. I believe that laughing is the best calorie burner. I believe in kissing, kissing a lot. I believe in being strong when everything seems to be going wrong. I believe that happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day and I believe in miracles.
I believe in manicures. I believe in overdressing. I believe in primping at leisure and wearing lipstick. I believe in pink. I believe happy girls are the prettiest girls. I believe that tomorrow is another day, and… I believe in miracles.
If you would convince a man that he does wrong, do right. Men will believe what they see.
Henry David Thoreau
Those who can make you believe absurdities can make you commit atrocities.
I am in politics because of the conflict between good and evil, and I believe that in the end good will triumph.
I believe that anyone can conquer fear by doing the things he fears to do, provided he keeps doing them until he gets a record of successful experience behind him.
I believe God is managing affairs and that He doesn’t need any advice from me. With God in charge, I believe everything will work out for the best in the end. So what is there to worry about.
What we wish, we readily believe, and what we ourselves think, we imagine others think also.
Four things for success: work and pray, think and believe.
Norman Vincent Peale
If you want to be successful, it’s just this simple. Know what you are doing. Love what you are doing. And believe in what you are doing.
The moment we want to believe something, we suddenly see all the arguments for it, and become blind to the arguments against it.
George Bernard Shaw
Certain thoughts are prayers. There are moments when, whatever be the attitude of the body, the soul is on its knees. ~Victor Hugo
Your mind works very simply: you are either trying to find out what are God’s laws in order to follow them; or you are trying to outsmart Him. ~Martin H. Fischer
I believe in the sun even if it isn’t shining. I believe in love even when I am alone. I believe in God even when He is silent.
In nature we see where God has been. In our fellow man, we see where He is still at work. ~Robert Brault