When you can’t change the direction of the wind — adjust your sails

— H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

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Every person that you meet knows something you don't; learn from them.

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Sometimes the heart sees what is invisible to the eye.

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Life is slippery. Here, take my hand.

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H. Jackson Brown, Jr. quote Live so that when your children think of

Live so that when your children think of fairness and integrity, they think of you.

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Live so that when your children think of fairness, caring, and integrity, they think of you.

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Never give up on what you really want to do.

The person with big dreams is more powerful than the one with all the facts.

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Be bold and courageous. When you look back on your life, you'll regret the things you didn't do more than the ones you did.

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H. Jackson Brown, Jr. quote Live your life as an exclamation, not as

Live your life as an exclamation, not as an explanation.

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Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things that you didn't do than by the ones you did do. So throw off the bowlines. Sail away from the safe harbor. Catch the trade winds in your sails. Explore. Dream. Discover.

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If you're doing your best, you won't have any time to worry about failure.

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When you're feeling terrific, notify your face.

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H. Jackson Brown, Jr. quote Never give up on what you really want to

Never give up on what you really want to do. The person with big dreams is more powerful than one with all the facts.

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Today, give a stranger one of your smiles. It might be the only sunshine he sees all day.

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Nothing is more expensive than a missed opportunity.

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Don't say you don't have enough time.

You have exactly the same number of hours per day that were given to Helen Keller, Pasteur, Michaelangelo, Mother Teresa, Leonardo da Vinci, Thomas Jefferson, and Albert Einstein.

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H. Jackson Brown, Jr. quote The best preparation for tomorrow is doi

The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.

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About H. Jackson Brown, Jr.

Quotes 252 sayings
Nationality American
Profession Author
Birthday 1940

Never forget the three powerful resources you always have available to you: love, prayer, and forgiveness.

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Life doesn't require that we be the best, only that we try our best.

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Opportunity dances with those already on the dance floor.

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H. Jackson Brown, Jr. quote Never make fun of someone who speaks bro

Never make fun of someone who speaks broken English. It means they know another language.

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Good manners sometimes means simply putting up with other people's bad manners.

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Never make fun of someone who speaks broken English. It means they know another language.

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Our character is what we do when we think no one is looking.

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H. Jackson Brown, Jr. quote Remember that everyone you meet is afrai

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Don't overlook life's small joys while searching for the big ones.

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I've learned that you know your husband still loves you when there are two brownies left and he takes the smaller one.

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Remember that children, marriages, and flower gardens reflect the kind of care they get.

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I never expect to lose. Even when I'm the underdog, I still prepare a victory speech.

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Always kiss your children goodnight, even if they're already asleep.

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Talent without discipline is like an octopus on roller skates. There's plenty of movement, but you never know if it's going to be forward, backwards, or sideways.

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Talent without discipline is like an octopus on roller skates

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Never underestimate your power to change yourself.

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While earning your daily bread, be sure you share a slice with those less fortunate.

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No matter how hard you hug your money, it never hugs back.

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Never waste an opportunity to tell someone you love them.

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Remember, a good marriage is like a campfire. Both grow cold if left unattended.

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Watch the sunrise at least once a year, put a lot of marshmallows in your hot chocolate, lie on your back and look at the stars, never buy a coffee table you can't put your feet on, never pass up a chance to jump on a trampoline, don't overlook life's small joys while searching for the big ones.

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Love is when the other person's happiness is more important than your own.

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Give children toys that are powered by their imagination, not by batteries.

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Remember that everyone you meet is afraid of something, loves something and has lost something.

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Luck marches with those who give their very best

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Let the refining and improving of your own life keep you so busy that you have little time to criticize others.

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Never let the odds keep you from doing what you know in your heart you were meant to do.

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Remember that the happiest people are not those getting more, but those giving more.

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The best preparation for tomorrow is doing your best today.

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Think big thoughts but relish small pleasures.

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Remember that creating a successful marriage is like farming: you have to start over again every morning.

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Let perseverance be your engine and hope your fuel.

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Get your priorities straight. No one ever said on his death bed, 'Gee, if I'd only spent more time at the office.'

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Remember that what's right isn't always popular, and what's popular isn't always right.

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Kind words and good deeds are eternal. You never know where their influence will end.

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Choose your life's mate carefully. From this one decision will come 90 percent of all your happiness or misery.

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Remember that the most valuable antiques are dear old friends.

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Don't burn bridges. You'll be surprised how many times you have to cross the same river.

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Dishonesty is like a boomerang. About the time you think all is well, it hits you in the back of the head.

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