Michelangelo (March 06, 1475 - February 18, 1564)
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Genius is eternal patience.
The greater danger for most of us lies not in setting our aim too high and falling short; but in setting our aim too low, and achieving our mark.
The true work of art is but a shadow of the divine perfection.
If we have been pleased with life, we should not be displeased with death, since it comes from the hand of the same master.
I saw the angel in the marble and carved until I set him free.
They don't want the bond market to rally and thereby lower mortgage rates and undo the effect of the tightening. They're trying to squeeze the economy a bit more, and if they give the all-clear sign they would give a bit of stimulus to the housing market.
It's always tough to come back after four weeks of not training and then going and competing all out. I was really pleased overall with both teams and especially for those individuals who had their success due to working out over break. I am confident that performances will continue to improve.
Beginning today, treat everyone you meet as if they were going to be dead by midnight. Extend to them all the care, kindness, and understanding you can muster, and do it with no thought of any reward. Your life will never be the same again.