St. Francis de Sales (August 21, 1567 - December 28, 1622)
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Do not wish to be anything but what you are, and try to be that perfectly.
St. Francis de Sales
Nothing is so strong as gentleness, nothing so gentle as real strength
Be who you are and be that well.
Do not lose courage in considering your own imperfections.
Those who love to be feared fear to be loved, and they themselves are more afraid than anyone, for whereas other men fear only them, they fear everyone.
She was a great officer, was gonna be a great officer, had a great career. Just a horrible tragedy.
The aim of education should be to teach us rather how to think, than what to think -- rather to improve our minds, so as to enable us to think for ourselves, than to load the memory with the thoughts of other men.
(October 20, 1859 - June 01, 1952)
Call on God, but row away from the rocks.
Hunter S. Thompson