1. It is my right to be uncommon. For I do not choose to be a common man, If I can, I seek opportunity. I do not wish to be a kept citizen, humbled and dulled by having the government look after me. I choose to take the calculated risk, to dream, to build, to fail or succeed. I choose not to barter incentive for a dole, I prefer the challenges of life to a guaranteed existence, the thrill of fulfillment to the state calm of Utopia. I will not trade my freedom for beneficence nor my dignity for a handout.

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  2. After all, life is really simple; we ourselves create the circumstances that complicate it.

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  3. Learn from yesterday, live for today, hope for tomorrow.

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  4. Life is tragic for those who have plenty to live on and nothing to live for.

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  5. One of the hardest things to do in life is to listen without intent to reply.

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  6. The rewards in life go to those who are willing to give up the past

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  7. Boredom is not an end-product, is comparatively rather an early stage in life and art. You've got to go by or past or through boredom, as through a filter, before the clear product emerges.

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  8. If you look for the positive things in life; you will find them.

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  9. There are times in everyone's life when something constructive is born out of adversity... when things seem so bad that you've got to grab your fate by the shoulders and shake it.

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  10. If your life is free of failures, you're not taking enough risks.

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