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    18 Awesome things mentally strong people do! #strength #quotes #inspiration

    "Discipline is choosing between what you want now and what you want most." --Abraham Lincoln

    Turning the Page is the Best Feeling - because there is so much more to the book than the page you were stuck on. - Zayn Malik

    "Consider the advice of your elders: Not because they are always right, but because of the wisdom they have gleaned from being wrong." Shared on Facebook by Jerry Pope on the Thich Nhat Hanh Philosophy & Practice page.

    "Do the best you can until you know better. Then when you do know better, do better." -- Maya Angelou. Shared on Facebook by Rainbow Resource Center, Inc.

    "Being content is having patience. ... It has always been my experience that when you are patient and instead of rushing out and spending money you wait and make do, eventually exactly what you need will fall right into your lap- often for free or for very little money. ... And sometimes when I’m patient things work out much differently than I had planned, and it ends up being a really good thing that I didn’t spend that money as I wanted to."

    Everything in your life is a reflection of a CHOICE you have made. If you want a DIFFERENT RESULT, make a different choice.

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

    Knowledge and Wisdom

    If you could kick the person in the pants responsible for most of your trouble, you wouldn't sit for a month. - Teddy Roosevelt

    "A successful man is one who can lay a firm foundation with the bricks that others throw at him."

    "People often say that motivation doesn't last. well, neither does bathing - that's why we recommend it daily." - Zig Ziglar

    The four harsh truths that everyone in my generation needs to accept - The Matt Walsh Blog 1) Nobody owes us anything. 2) We have to work. 3) We’ll never be successful if we don’t take risks. 4) Nobody cares about our excuses. "[A] young person willing to scratch and claw and fight and dig and learn and grow, is an absolutely unstoppable force."

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    "You won't get where you want to be with no effort and no risk. A price has to be paid, and there are no shortcuts." - Dave Ramsey

    "Associate yourself with people of good quality, for it is better to be alone than in bad company." - Booker T. Washington

    "There is only one way to avoid criticism: do nothing, say nothing, and be nothing." - Aristotle

    A degree doesn't mean you're smart. Common sense does. - Shared on Facebook by A Peaceful Warrior.

    "Humility isn't denying your strengths; it's being honest about your weaknesses." - Rick Warren. Shared on Facebook by Prayer Changes Things

    Often you think when you're rejected that you are not good enough, but the truth is they weren't ready for all you have to offer. -- Shared on Facebook by Love Life And Life Will Love You Back.

    If you don't fit in, then you're probably doing the right thing.

    "It is your reaction to adversity, not the adversity itself, that determines how your life's story will develop." - Dieter F. Uchtdorf

    "Explain your anger, don't express it, & you will immediately open the door to solutions instead of arguments." - A very important and valuable distinction.

    "I am not what happened to me. I am what I choose to become." - Carl Jung

    What really matters in life.