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The Constitution only gives people the right to pursue happiness. You have to catch it yourself."; Benjamin Franklin


 When one door of happiness closes, another opens; but often we look so long at the closed door that we do not see the one which has opened for us."; Helen Keller


"The best way to cheer yourself up is to try to cheer somebody else up."; Mark Twain


 I am never going to be famous...I do not do anything. Not one single thing. I used to bite my nails, but I don't even do that anymore. Dorothy Parker


"Most folks are about as happy as they make up their minds to be."; Abraham Lincoln


"Nearly all men can stand adversity, but if you want to test a man's character, give him power."; Abraham Lincoln


"Weakness of attitude becomes weakness of character."; Albert Einstein


"Youth is wasted on the young."; George Bernard Shaw


"We hold these truths to be sacred and undeniable; that all men are created equal and independent, that from that equal creation they derive rights inherent and inalienable, among which are the preservation of life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness."; Thomas Jefferson


 I have no use for people who throw their weight around as celebrities, or for those who fawn over you just because you are famous. Walt Disney


"We shall not flag or fail. We shall go on to the end. We shall fight in France, we shall fight on the seas and the oceans, we shall fight with growing confidence and growing strength in the air, we shall defend our island, whatever the cost may be. We shall fight on the beaches, we shall fight on the landing grounds, we shall fight in the fields and in the streets, we shall fight in the hills; we shall never surrender."; Winston Churchill


"I have not yet begun to fight!"; John Paul Jones


"If the facts don't fit the theory, change the facts."; Albert Einstein


"He who shall introduce into public affairs the principles of primitive Christianity will change the face of the world."; Benjamin Franklin


"Genius is one per cent inspiration, ninety-nine per cent perspiration."; Thomas A Edison


"The only true wisdom is in knowing you know nothing."; - Socrates


"Wisdom begins in wonder."; Socrates


"The fool doth think he is wise, but the wise man knows himself to be a fool."; William Shakespeare


 To be famous, in fact, one has only to kill one's landlady. Albert Camus


"Young men think old men are fools; but old men know young men are fools."; Truman Capote


"A word to the wise ain't necessary -- it's the stupid ones that need the advice."; Bill Cosby


"The wise man in the storm prays God, not for safety from danger, but for deliverance from fear."; Ralph Waldo Emerson


"One man's justice is another's injustice; one man's beauty another's ugliness; one man's wisdom another's folly."; Ralph Waldo Emerson


"Be kind, for everyone you meet is fighting a hard battle."; Plato


"We didn't lose the game; we just ran out of time."; Vince Lombardi


"One death is a tragedy. A million deaths is a statistic."; Josef Stalin


"In this world, nothing is certain but death and taxes."; Benjamin Franklin


"Is life so dear, or peace so sweet, as to be purchased at the price of chains or slavery? Forbid it, Almighty God! I know not what course others may take but as for me; give me liberty or give me death!"; Patrick Henry


"It is better to die on your feet than live on your knees."; Emiliano Zapata


"Nothing is to be feared but fear."; Sir Francis Bacon


"The only thing we have to fear is fear itself."; Franklin D Roosevelt


"Genius without education is like silver in the mine."; Benjamin Franklin