If you don’t stand for something you will fall for anything. – Gordon A. Eadie
Don’t be afraid of your fears. They’re not there to scare you. They’re there to let you know that something is worth it.
– JoyBell C.
If you don’t know where you’re going, any road’ll take you there. – George Harrison
Be sure you put your feet in the right place, then stand firm. – Abraham Lincoln
I believe in Christianity as I believe that the sun has risen: not only because I see it, but because by it I see everything else. – C.S. Lewis
Believing takes practice. – Madeleine L’Engle
The only person who can pull me down is myself, and I’m not going to let myself pull me down anymore. – JoyBell C.
Encourage yourself, believe in yourself, and love yourself. Never doubt who you are. – Stephanie Lahart
Be believing, be happy, don’t get discouraged. Things will work out. – Gordon B. Hinckley
I believe in everything until it’s disproved. So I believe in fairies, the myths, dragons. It all exists, even if it’s in your mind. Who’s to say that dreams and nightmares aren’t as real as the here and now. – John Lennon
The sun shines on everybody. You’ve got to keep believing. – Dontrelle Willis
Love all, trust a few, do wrong to none. – William Shakespeare
Have enough courage to trust love one more time and always one more time. – Maya Angelou
There are only two ways to live your life. One is as though nothing is a miracle. The other is as though everything is a miracle. – Albert Einstein
I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be. – Douglas Adams
Sometimes people are beautiful. Not in looks. Not in what they say. Just in what they are. – Markus Zusak
Just when you think it can’t get any worse, it can. And just when you think it can’t get any better, it can. – Nicholas Sparks
We truly believed in something back then, and we knew we were the kind of people capable of believing in something—with all our hearts. And that kind of hope will never simply vanish. – Haruki Murakami
To love means loving the unlovable. To forgive means pardoning the unpardonable. Faith means believing the unbelievable. Hope means hoping when everything seems hopeless. – Gilbert K. Chesterton
Work hard for what you want because it won’t come to you without a fight. You have to be strong and courageous and know that you can do anything you put your mind to. If somebody puts you down or criticizes you, just keep on believing in yourself and turn it into something positive. – Leah LaBelle
And I came to believe that good and evil are names for what people do, not for what they are. All we can say is that this is a good deed, because it helps someone or that’s an evil one because it hurts them. People are too complicated to have simple labels. – Philip Pullman
It isn’t what you have or who you are or where you are or what you are doing that makes you happy or unhappy. It is what you think about it. – Dale Carnegie
How many slams in an old screen door? Depends how loud you shut it. How many slices in a bread? Depends how thin you cut it. How much good inside a day? Depends how good you live ’em. How much love inside a friend? Depends how much you give ’em. – Shel Silverstein
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