You can't measure success if you have never failed. My father has taught me that if you really do want to reach your goals, you can't spend any time worrying about whether you're going to win or lose. Focus only on getting better.— Steffi Graf
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I knew when I met you an adventure is going to happen.
The duty of a patriot is to protect his country from its government.
God loves us more than a father, mother, friend, or any else could love, and even more than we are able to love ourselves.
Just because my path is different doesn't mean I'm lost.
Happiness depends more on the inward disposition of mind than on outward circumstances.
Watch your thoughts for they become words.
Watch your words for they become actions. Watch your actions for they become habits. Watch your habits for they become your character. And watch your character for it becomes your destiny. What we think, we become. My father always said that... and I think I am fine.
A Brother may not be a Friend, but a Friend will always be a Brother.
Fear has two meanings - Forget Everything And Run or Face Everything And Rise. The choice is yours.
My father was a slave and my people died to build this country and I am going to stay here and have a part of it just like you.
Let us never forget to pray. God lives. He is near. He is real. He is not only aware of us but cares for us. He is our Father. He is accessible to all who will seek Him.
If a country is to be corruption free and become a nation of beautiful minds, I strongly feel there are three key societal members who can make a difference. They are the father, the mother and the teacher.
One day, you will wake up and there won't be any more time to do the thing you've always wanted. Do it now.
You can never truly enjoy Christmas until you can look up into the Father's face and tell him you have received his Christmas gift.
When I cannot understand my Father's leading, And it seems to be but hard and cruel fate, Still I hear that gentle whisper ever pleading, God is working, God is faithful-Only wait.
Who delivered up Jesus to die? Not Judas, for money;
not Pilate, for fear; not the Jews, for envy; - but the father, for love!
You have the power to say - This is not how my story will end.
My father said there were two kinds of people in the world: givers and takers.
The takers may eat better, but the givers sleep better.
A good father is one of the most unsung, unpraised, unnoticed, and yet one of the most valuable assets in our society.
Your True Nature Is Love. There's Nothing You Can Do About It.
What we see depends mainly on what we look for.
I have never had a president who inspired me the way people tell me that my father inspired them. But for the first time, I believe I have found the man who could be that president - not just for me, but for a new generation of Americans.
It would seem that something which means poverty, disorder and violence every single day should be avoided entirely, but the desire to beget children is a natural urge.
My heart trembles when I reflect that God is just
I hope to arrive to my death, late, in love and a little drunk.
Genius is nothing but a greater aptitude for patience.
Celebrate the feast of Christmas every day, even every moment in the interior temple of your spirit, remaining like a baby in the bosom of the heavenly Father, where you will be reborn each moment in the Divine Word, Jesus Christ.
We are not heading for an eternal void and an eternal silence but we are on our way to an encounter, an encounter with Him who created us and loves us more than mother and father.
Don't let the past steal your present. Your past has not defined, deterred or defeated you. It has only strengthened who you are today.
It was very important, and I felt like music ran through my blood lines, with my father being a deejay and teaching me about records. I always thought vinyl was just intriguing. A black piece of wax that spins on a turntable and nothing but good sound comes from it. So that inspiration just keeps me going in hip-hop.
My father... never required me to study anything, but he knew how to inspire in me a great desire for knowledge. Before learning to read, my greatest pleasure was to listen to passages from Buffon's natural history. I constantly requested him to read me the history of animals and birds.
Being a role model is the most powerful form of educating.
..too often fathers neglect it because they get so caught up in making a living they forget to make a life.
One bad chapter does not mean your story is over.
He that goes a borrowing goes a sorrowing.
And let me tell you, you boys of America, that there is no higher inspiration to any man to be a good man, a good citizen, and a good son, brother, or father, than the knowledge that you come from honest blood.
Enrich your soul in the great goodness of God: The Father is your table, the Son is your food, and the Holy Spirit waits on you and then makes His dwelling in you.
Always remember to fall asleep with a dream and wake up with a purpose.
Not every successful man is a good father. But every good father is a successful man.
You don't have to be famous. You just have to make your mother and father proud of you.
I'm very inspired by him-it was my father who taught us that an immigrant must work twice as hard as anybody else, that he must never give up.
There comes a day when you realize turning the page is the best feeling in the world, because you realize there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on.
There's that moment every morning when you look in the mirror: Are you committed, or are you not?
We Recognize No Sovereign but God, and no King but Jesus!
The chief end of our life is to live in communion with God.
To this end the Son of God became incarnate, in order to return us to this divine communion, which was lost by the fall into sin. Through Jesus Christ, the Son of God, we enter into communion with the Father and thus attain our purpose.
We can become the masters of our own destinies by practicing self-discipline and by setting worthy goals that will lead to higher ground so that we can become what our heavenly father wants us to become.