There is nothing you can say in answer to a compliment. I have been complimented myself a great many times, and they always embarrass me-I always feel that they have not said enough.
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What do we call love, hate, charity, revenge, humanity, forgiveness? Different results of the master impulse, the necessity of securing one’s self-approval.
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Quarrel? Nonsense; we have not quarreled. If one is not to get into a rage sometimes, what is the good of being friends?
The greatest compliment that was ever paid me was when one asked what I thought, and attended to my answer.
Suppose the world were only one of God’s jokes, would you work any the less to make it a good joke instead of a bad one?
For the most important decisions in your life, trust your intuition, and then work with everything you have, to prove it right.
All great masters are chiefly distinguished by the power of adding a second, a third, and perhaps a fourth step in a continuous line. Many a man had taken the first step. With every additional step you enhance immensely the value of your first.