That which a man continually thinks about determines his actions in times of opportunity and stress. I will know what you are if you tell me what you think about when you don't have to think.
The greatest battles of life are fought out daily in the silent chambers of the soul.
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True education does not consist merely in the acquiring of a few facts of science, history, literature, or art, but in the development of character.
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The purpose of the gospel is to make bad men good and good men better, and to change human nature.
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Appreciation is a great virtue, and if husbands and wives expressed it more frequently in our homes, wives would be happier, and husbands would probably be more kind" (Gospel Ideals, p. 475).
Do your duty, that is best; leave unto the Lord the rest.
Into the soul of every student I would have instilled the patriotic fervor of Patrick Henry.
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Happiness and peace will come to earth only as the light of love and human compassion enter the souls of men.
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Men may yearn for peace, cry for peace, and work for peace, but there will be no peace until they follow the path pointed out by the Living Christ. He is the true light of men's lives.
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There is a crying need today to have this truth heralded throughout the land that youth especially may appreciate and hold the freedom of the individual as sacred as did our revolutionary fathers.
What you think about when you don't have to think, shows what you really are.
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The rising sun can dispel the darkness of night, but it cannot banish the blackness of malice, hatred, bigotry, and selfishness from the hearts of humanity.
Cannot Blackness Hatred