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307 Intelligence & Wisdom Tony Robbins Passion is the genesis of genius Show Edit
308 Intelligence & Wisdom Fortune Cookie Talent is a flame, Genius is a fire Show Edit
309 Intelligence & Wisdom Unknown Wise men, when in doubt whether to speak or to keep quiet, give themselves the benefit of the doubt, and remain silent. Show Edit
310 Intelligence & Wisdom Napoleon Hill "First comes thought; then organization of that thought, into ideas and plans; then transformation of those plans into reality. The beginning, as you will observe, is in your imagination." Show Edit
311 Modesty Lao Tzu The great rivers and seas are kings of all mountain streams because they skillfully stay below them. That is why they can be their kings. Therefore, in order to be the superior of the people / One must, in the use of words, place himself below them. And in order to be ahead of the people, one must, in one's own person, follow them. Therefore the sage places himself above the people and they do not feel his weight. He places himself in front of them and the people do not harm him. Therefore the world rejoices in praising him without getting tired of it. It is?precisely?because he does not compete, that the world cannot compete with him. Show Edit
312 Modesty Lao Tzu Know that you possess the strong, masculine principle but abide by the meek, feminine principle. The one who does not contend with others flows with nature like water Show Edit
313 Modesty Unknown Reveal your weaknesses, loudly admit your weaknesses and be intentionally vulnerable. Don??t try to be strong, intelligent and superior. Gladly act weak and foolish Show Edit
314 Modesty Unknown "Accomplish but do not boast, accomplish without show, accomplish without arrogance, accomplish without grabbing, accomplish without forcing" Show Edit
315 Modesty Lao Tzu When you are content to be simply yourself and don't compare or compete, everybody will respect you. Show Edit
316 Modesty Lao Tzu "Boasting of wealth and virtue brings your demise" Show Edit
317 Modesty Jean Vanier I am struck by how sharing our weakness and difficulties is more nourishing to others than sharing our qualities and successes. Show Edit
318 Modesty Lao Tzu The higher the sun arises, the less shadow he casts; the greater the goodness, the less it covets praise; yet it cannot avoid its rewards in honours Show Edit
319 Modesty Asian Proverb Weak dogs bark the loudest Show Edit
320 Modesty Lao Tzu In the world there is nothing more submissive and weak than water. Yet for attacking that which is hard and strong nothing can surpass it Show Edit
321 Modesty Lao Tzu The softest things in the world overcome the hardest things in the world Show Edit
322 Modesty Bible My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness. Therefore I will boast all the more gladly about my weaknesses, so that Christ's power may rest on me. That is why, for Christ's sake, I delight in weaknesses, in insults, in hardships, in persecutions, in difficulties. For when I am weak, then I am strong. (2 Cor. 12:9-10) Show Edit
323 Modesty Bible "To the weak I became weak, to win the weak. I have become all things to all people so that by all possible means I might save some" - Corinthians 9:22 Show Edit
324 Modesty Chris Rock I think what kind of person you are during success is who you are. It's easy to be nice in failure and when you're broke - then you really need a lot of help from people. But after you win some money, that's the person you really are, because now you can be mean to people. You can act like an asshole. I've seen people trip out again and again. A lot of times this behavior, when you're up, will determine if you get another shot someday, because things in this business always go down. I want them to say, "He was a nice guy during the whole process. He never did the entourage thing." Because that ain't funny. It's annoying Show Edit
325 Pain Thomas Edison Discontent is the first necessity of progress Show Edit
326 Pain Lao Tzu 거센 회오리바람도 아침 내내 계속 불지 않고, 세찬 소나기도 하루 종일 내리지 않는다. Show Edit
327 Pain Marcus Aurelius 그대를 괴롭히고 슬프게 하는 일들을 하나의 시련이라고 생각하라. 쇠는 불에 달구어야 강해진다. 그대 지금 당하고 있는 시련을 통해서 더욱 마음이 굳세질 것이다. Show Edit
328 Pain Korean Proverb 온실에서 키운 화초는 키워봐야 약한 풀이 되지만, 들판에서 비와 바람을 견디며 자란 묘목은 커다란 재목으로 큰다. Show Edit
329 Pain Full Metal Alchemist 人は何かの犠牲なしに何も得ることはできない. 何かを得るためには、それと同等の代価が必要になる. Show Edit
330 Pain John F. Kennedy Do not pray for easy lives. Pray to be stronger men. Show Edit
331 Pain Muhammad Ali I hated every minute of training, but I said, "Don't quit. Suffer now and live the rest of your life as a champion." Show Edit
332 Pain Jim Rohn We must all suffer one of two things: the pain of discipline or the pain of regret and disappointment Show Edit
333 Pain Nietzche Don't just bear with pain but love it. Our misfortunes will help us unexpectedly Show Edit
334 Pain Winston Churchill Criticism may not be agreeable, but it is necessary. It fulfills the same function as pain in the human body. It calls attention to an unhealthy state of things. Show Edit
335 Pain Walt Disney All the adversity I've had in my life, all my troubles and obstacles, have strengthened me ... You may not realize it when it happens, but a kick in the teeth may be the best thing in the world for you Show Edit
336 Pain Muhammad Ali Only a man who knows what it is like to be defeated can reach down to the bottom of his soul and come up with the extra ounce of power it takes to win when the match is even Show Edit
337 Pain Helen Keller Character cannot be developed in ease and quiet. Only through experience of trial and suffering can the soul be strengthened, ambition inspired, and success achieved Show Edit
338 Pain Unknown No pain, no gain Show Edit
339 Pain Arnold Schwarzenegger The resistance that you fight physically in the gym and the resistance that you fight in life can only build a strong character Show Edit
340 Pain Dale Carnegie Most of the important things in the world have been accomplished by people who have kept on trying when there seemed to be no hope at all Show Edit
341 Pain Arnold Schwarzenegger The last three or four reps is what makes the muscle grow. This area of pain divides the champion from someone else who is not a champion. That's what most people lack, having the guts to go on and just say they'll go through the pain no matter what happens Show Edit
342 Strength Unknown "Almost all the benefit of the exercise comes at the very end. I'm trying to build strength. And that doesn't happen until the muscle fiber ruptures and the nerve fiber registers the pain. Then nature overcompensates and within 48 hours, the fiber is made stronger" Show Edit
343 Strength Arnold Schwarzenegger Strength does not come from winning. Your struggles develop your strengths. When you go through hardships and decide not to surrender, that is strength. Show Edit
344 Pain Jim Carrey Desperation is a necessary ingredient to learning anything, or creating anything. Period. If you ain't desperate at some point, you ain't interesting Show Edit
345 Pain John F. Kennedy When written in Chinese, the word "crisis" is composed of two characters. One represents danger and the other represents opportunity Show Edit
346 Pain Norman Vincent Peale It's always too early to quit Show Edit
347 Pain Jim Carrey I know this sounds strange, but as a kid, I was really shy. Painfully shy. The turning point was freshman year, when I was the biggest geek alive. No one, I mean no one, even talked to me Show Edit
348 Pain Rocky Balboa The world ain't all sunshine and rainbows. It's a very mean and nasty place and I don't care how tough you are, it will beat you down to your knees and keep you there permanently if you let it. You, me, or nobody's gonna hit as hard as life. But it ain't about how hard ya hit. It's about how hard you can get hit and keep moving forward. How much you can take and keep moving forward. That's how winning is done! Now if you know what you're worth, then go out and get what you're worth. But ya gotta be willing to take the hits, and not pointing fingers saying you ain't where you wanna be because of him, or her, or anybody! Cowards do that and that ain't you! You're better than that! Show Edit
349 Pain Charlie Chaplin This is a ruthless world and one must be ruthless to cope with it. Show Edit
350 Pain Bill Gates Life is not fair; get used to it Show Edit
351 Pain Jim Rohn If you don't like how things are, change it! You're not a tree Show Edit
352 Pain Little Miss Sunshine He gets down to the end of his life, and he looks back and decides that all those years he suffered, Those were the best years of his life, 'cause they made him who he was. All those years he was happy? You know, total waste. Didn't learn a thing. So, if you sleep until you're 18... Ah, think of the suffering you're gonna miss. I mean high school? High school-those are your prime suffering years. You don't get better suffering than that. Show Edit
353 Pain Napoleon Hill "When defeat comes, accept it as a signal that your plans are not sound, rebuild those plans, and set sail once more toward your coveted goal." Show Edit
354 Pain Napoleon Hill "Every adversity, every failure, every heartache carries with it the seed of an equal or greater benefit." Show Edit
355 Pain Napoleon Hill "Before success comes in any man's life, he is sure to meet with much temporary defeat, and, perhaps, some failure. When defeat overtakes a man, the easiest and most logical thing to do is to quit. That is exactly what the majority of men do. More than five hundred of the most successful men this country has ever known told the author their greatest success came just one step beyond the point at which defeat had overtaken them." Show Edit
356 Pain Unknown "Most great people have attained their greatest success just one step beyond their greatest failure." Show Edit
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